Evening Stars

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MIRA, 2014 - Fiction - 356 pages
156 Reviews
New York Times bestselling author Susan Mallery returns to Blackberry Island with the poignant tale of two sisters on the verge of claiming their dreams. 

 

Small-town nurse Nina Wentworth has made a career out of being a caretaker. More "Mom" than their mother ever was, she sacrificed medical school—and her first love—so her sister could break free. Which is why she isn't exactly thrilled to see Averil back on Blackberry Island, especially when Nina's life has suddenly become…complicated. 

 

Nina unexpectedly finds herself juggling two men—her high school sweetheart and a younger maverick pilot who also wants to claim her heart. But as fun as all this romance is, Nina has real life to deal with. Averil doesn't seem to want the great guy she's married to, and doesn't seem to be making headway writing her first book; their mom is living life just as recklessly as she always has; and Nina's starting to realize that the control she once had is slipping out of her fingers. Her hopes of getting off the island seem to be stretching further away…until her mother makes a discovery that could change everything forever. 

 

But before Nina and Averil can reach for the stars, they have to decide what they want. Will Averil stay? Will Nina leave? And what about the men who claim to love them? Does love heal, or will finding their happy ending mean giving up all they've ever wanted? 

 

 

 

"Gritty and magical, angst-ridden and sweet….Guaranteed to keep a reader up way past bedtime to see how it all works out." 

- Publishers Weekly on Barefoot Season
  

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easy read happy ending - Goodreads
The ending of the book didn't thrill me. - Goodreads
Hot steamy sex scenes. - Goodreads
The writing was fine; the story was implausible. - Goodreads
I love a happy ending. - Goodreads
Good job writing Susan Mallery. - Goodreads

Review: Evening Stars (Blackberry Island #3)

User Review  - Hsiau Wei - Goodreads

This is the latest book in the Blackberry Island series and is about family relationships with a dash of romance incorporated into it. It is about Nina and her relationship with her sister Averill and ... Read full review

Review: Evening Stars (Blackberry Island #3)

User Review  - David Monroe - Goodreads

I liked this book much more than the first one I read by her! The sisters were layered and had issues I could understand. One of the characters ( minor) was a dream and there is NO man in the world like him. Good story. Will read the next one! Read full review

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About the author (2014)

Romance author Susan Mallery has a bachelor's degree in accounting and a master's degree in Writing Popular Fiction. She is a New York Times bestselling author who has written over 80 books, including the Marcelli Sisters Trilogy, the Desert Rogues Series and the Fool's Gold Series. She won the Romantic Times' award for best Silhouette Special Edition and the National Readers Choice Award.

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