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Book Spotlight For Sweet Lake: A Novel by Christine Nolfi!

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Hello Everyone! I hope that you're all having a wonderful day today. As this is her long-awaited Release Day, I'm delighted to welcome award-winning Contemporary Romance author Christine Nolfi author of Sweet Lake: A Novel - Book 1 of TheSweet LakeSeries - to Emeraldfire's Bookmark. This is also my twenty-ninth Book Spotlight post ever, but I still hope that I do Sweet Lake: A Novel by Christine Nolfi justice.

About Sweet Lake: ANovel:

Linnie Wayfair knows just how many people are counting on her. But knowing doesn’t make doing any easier.

Everyone in Sweet Lake, Ohio, wants her to muster all her business sense and return the Wayfair Inn to its former glory. Her parents hope she’ll forgive her scoundrel of a brother and reconcile the family. The eccentric Sweet Lake Sirens want her to open the inn - and her heart - to new possibilities. And her hilarious lifelong friends Jada and Cat are dropping none-too-subtle hints for her to ignite a romance with Daniel Kettering, the s…

Christine Nolfi - Sweet Lake: A Novel

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5. Sweet Lake: A Novel by Christine Nolfi (2017)
The Sweet Lake Series Book 1
Length: 306 pagesGenre: Contemporary RomanceStarted: 8 February 2017Finished: 26 February 2017Where did it come from? Many thanks to Christine Nolfi for sending me a copy of this book to read from Netgalley.How long has it been on my TBR pile? Since 16 December 2016Why do I have it? I like contemporary romance and have read and enjoyed Treasure Mebythe same author in the past.
Like the populations of so many other small towns across the country, the residents of Sweet Lake, Ohio, pride themselves on knowing everything about their neighbors' business. Sometimes they even know more about their neighbors business than their neighbors do. However, the town of Sweet Lake certainly lives up to its name - it's a close-knit, caring community that takes care of its own. Such is the case with Melinda Wayfair.
The most prominent family in Sweet Lake is the Wayfair family; who have been the sole proprietors of th…

Michael Phillip Cash - Collision: The Battle For Darracia

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4. Collision: The Battle For Darracia by Michael Phillip Cash (2014)
The Battle For DarraciaSaga Book 2Length: 176 pages
Genre: Science Fiction
Started: 25 January 2017
Finished: 6 February 2017
Where did it come from? Many thanks to Michael Phillip Cash and to RedFeather Publishing for sending me a copy of this book to read.How long has it been on my TBR pile? Since 13 May 2014Why do I have it? I like science fiction and have read and enjoyed several books by this author in the past.
The Battle For Darracia Saga continues as a majority of the key characters find themselves at a soul-defining crossroads for themselves and their entire planet. The tensions between the social classes on the planet of Darracia have now reached their respective boiling points. Peace talks between the Darracians and their nearest neighbors the Quyroo people have essentially collapsed with the assassination of the Quyroo ambassador. Crown Prince V'sair's villainous uncle Staf Nuen has also attempted to s…

Reading Wrap-up For January at Emeraldfire's Bookmark

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Hello everyone out there and I hope that you all had a terrific reading month for yourselves. I am known as Emeraldfire around the Internet and this is my new personal reading blog.

Anyway, I started out January with about two hundred unread books lying around the house and ended the month with...umm...uncountable amounts of books unread. All of the books that I acquired this month came from authors, Netgalley and Amazon.

Let me try to break down the influx for you:


Changes to the TBR pile

Read from my TBR pile (Yes! I am a reading machine :))
- Christmas Magic 1959: A Short Story From my Childhood by Kathryn Meyer Griffith
- I, Angus by Mike Hartner
- AQuiver of Character by Mike Hartner

Added to my TBR pile (oh well, you win some and you lose some! :))

Taken off my TBR pile and sent to a new home (Yay! Happy Dance! :))
- Christmas Magic 1959: A Short Story From my Childhood by Kathryn Meyer Griffith
- The Cat Who Came For Christmas by Cleveland Amory
- The Best Cat Ever by Cleveland …