Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Review: Love for All Seasons by Stacy Henrie



About the book:
A Long Winter Kiss

As Samantha and Rex’s childhood friendship matured into young love, they promised their hearts to one another, even as Rex headed off to war. But their hope for a bright future was shattered when Rex succumbed to his belief that the horrors of war had made him a man no woman could love. Now he has returned, and Samantha must help Rex see that he still has much to give—and much more to gain—by replacing fear with faith and opening himself to love.


An Unlikely Spring Courtship

Tempest worked hard to secure her independence as a woman running her own mercantile, so when Bram has the audacity to open a competing shop in a town with only enough room for one, Tempest is driven to despair. And then to retaliation. But when tragedy strikes their community and threatens everything they both hold dear, will they be able to recognize that what they share is far more important than what separates them?


A Summer for Love

Loralee’s life has changed dramatically in the eight years since she’s last seen the resort town of Bayocean, but one thing that has never changed is her feelings for Wyatt, a man she promised to meet at the resort on a specific day if they were both still unattached. When Wyatt appears on that date, as hopeful and uncertain as Loralee, the two must see if an old and abiding love has outlasted the changes wrought by time—and begin to build a new life together.


Romance in Autumn

Phoebe and James grew up together but apart in the same beautiful mansion, he as the son of the owners, she as the daughter of a servant. In the years since, Phoebe’s fortunes have changed dramatically, and she carries the dream of one day owning the mansion that is still close to her heart. Until James—now a deeply compelling man—delivers the bad news that securing the purchase will be all but impossible. As Phoebe reluctantly relinquishes her dream, she will also look deep into her soul to learn that a true home might exist in her budding love for James.

My rating:
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My thoughts:

Love for All Seasons was such a great collection of novellas! I loved all the novellas, but I did think the third one was a little too short (which is really the only negative thing I felt about this collection).

It's difficult for me to pick a favorite novella, because they were all so good; but, I think I'd pick the first or second, if I had to choose one.

I liked the characters in each story a lot and the romance was sweet. I especially loved the second-chance romance in the first novella.

All in all, I recommend Love for All Seasons if you like clean romances.

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2 comments:

  1. Thank you for reading and reviewing the anthology, Melanie! It's fun to hear which novellas were your favorites and that you enjoyed Rex and Sammie's second chance at love. :)

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