Rainbow's End, a once beautiful resort in the Texas Hill Country, sits in decay, physically and financially. Kate Sherwood, whose marketing career is on the upswing, reluctantly agrees to her ailing grandmother's request to visit Rainbow's End together for one month. While Kate's grandmother, Sally, relives the memories of her previous visit fifty years ago, Kate sees only a month without internet and cell phone service, a potential death trap for her career. When Greg Vange, whom Kate assumes is the resort's handyman, helps her get an internet connection and tells her where to find service, Kate is ready to get back on track. Or is she? As she brainstorms the marketing concept for her newest client, Greg is distractingly handsome, fun and rich. Greg has the money to restore the resort. Kate has the talent to create marketing appeal. It seems like a great match to bring life to Rainbow's End, except that Rainbow's End and Greg Vange don't fit into Kate's life plans. Will love find a way to bring them together? Read more in At Bluebonnet Lake by Amanda Cabot.
At Bluebonnet Lake
is the first novel in Amanda Cabot's Texas Crossroads series. The
premise, billionaire meets marketing maven, delivered a gentle story
of friendship that transformed to love. The novel was laced with
humor and touched on redemptive themes such as letting go of
bitterness and surrendering to God's will for one's life. However,
the plot meandered and was repetitive... as in the same
settings/scenes occurred repeatedly. Unfortunately, I lost interest
and even though the ending was sweet, I probably won't read it again.
At Bluebonnet Lake has
some good points and readers who love the small town setting might
like it more than I did. However, I was a bit disappointed and I
recommend renting the novel from the library prior to buying.
Read an excerpt from At Bluebonnet Lake on the publisher's website.
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