Love Gently Falling

Love Gently Falling✑ Love Gently Falling pdf ✓ Author Melody Carlson – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Rita Jansen is living her dream as a hairstylist in Hollywood when her father calls with news that her mother has suffered a stroke When she gets home to Chicago Rita finds her mother is healing but f Rita Jansen is living her dream as a hairstylist in Hollywood when her father calls with news that her mother has suffered a stroke When she gets home to Chicago Rita finds her mother is healing but facing a long recovery Worse Love Gently MOBI :¼ without being able to run their family owned salon her mother could lose the business Rita decides to help but she only has until Valentine s Day to come up with a plan As Rita takes her mother s place at work the nearby skating rink she loved as a child brings back fond memories Rita also finds herself renewing friendships with her childhood best friend Marley as well as her classmate Johnny Although they now lead such seemingly different lives Rita is surprised by how well she and Johnny connect and how far he will go to help her Though Rita believes Johnny is only being kind with romance kindling in the air and on the ice their friendship may just fall into something. A phone call can change your life, which is exactly what happens in Love Gently Falling by Melody Carlson For Rita Jansen, everything was going smooth until her father called her up with horrible news regarding her mother having a stroke Her father made it clear that he wasn t sure if she would make it and Rita needed to come immediately Rita leaves California in a flurry much to her surprise when arriving at the Chicago airport to find Johnny Hollister waiting to bring her to the hospital D A phone call can change your life, which is exactly what happens in Love Gently Falling by Melody Carlson For Rita Jansen, everything was going smooth until her father called her up with horrible news regarding her mother having a stroke Her father made it clear that he wasn t sure if she would make it and Rita needed to come immediately Rita leaves California in a flurry much to her surprise when arriving at the Chicago airport to find Johnny Hollister waiting to bring her to the hospital During the drive, Rita learns a lot about her mother s salon and the clientele She has also learned that Johnny has opened his own business Upon arriving at the hospital, she learnsabout the recovery process for her mother s stroke than anticipated Rita decides while she is in town, she will help her mother out by making some renovations to the salon or soon her mother may lose her source of income, which will be detrimental to her mother s lively hood and ability to heal faster Will Rita be able to pull off getting the Salon done in two weeks Or do past relationships put a halt to the salon efforts Is Johnny the love of her life or just some man she liked the idea of being in love with Overall, this book is a fun read that is light hearted, romantic, but also has some serious moments when necessary It is the perfect Valentine s Day read, and the author leaves you with a surprise, so don t forget to check it out Thank you to Center Street Publishing for providing me a complimentary copy for my honest opinion I was not compensated for a positive review but was given a copy for review purposes This book is 4 5 stars for me I have given this rating because it ended rather stark and I would have liked to see Melody tie the ending up better She left us with some loose ends, which might be strategic for another book in the future, which I d love to see Bubby I can t really argue with that There s a delightful misunderstanding that occurs in the story that made me laugh and the relationship between Rita and her parents is very sweet and loving Love Gently Falling is a perfect curl up on the couch with a cup of cocoa kind of book Great for this next week when the kids finally go back to school and the house is quiet again Sissy Today at my house it is 12 degrees with a real feel of 4 because of windchill It is the kind of day where Bubby I can t really argue with that There s a delightful misunderstanding that occurs in the story that made me laugh and the relationship between Rita and her parents is very sweet and loving Love Gently Falling is a perfect curl up on the couch with a cup of cocoa kind of book Great for this next week when the kids finally go back to school and the house is quiet again Sissy Today at my house it is 12 degrees with a real feel of 4 because of windchill It is the kind of day where you get a blanket and read a good book like Love Gently Falling by Melody Carlson Bubby Are you saying you want me to leave your house and go home so that you can read books in solitude Sissy Yep Get out Read our full review of Love Gently Falling by Melody Carlson Between 2 and 3 stars I didn t really like Rita and she didn t improve much I didn t like how snooty she was about a janitor supposedly when she was a hair dresser herself I also didn t care for how critical she was of her moms business and talking about it to her moms employees No loyalty If I don t like the main character, I m not going to enjoy the story I recommend Once Upon A Winter s Heart Now that a cute short story similar to this but likable characters I absolutely love Melody Carlson s books, and her seasonal novellas are always a special treat This book was adorable, and it definitely left me with a smile on my face. This was a cute book, but it ended just a little too abruptly for me. Actually less than 2 stars This is a mental twinkie and not a very good one The story has virtually no substance For such a short book, a lot of space is wasted on describing inconsequential things in excruciating detail I picked up this book because ice skating is part of the story It started out well enough with a 20something woman Rita expressing interest in getting involved in ice skating Not much skating after that She struggles with her own shallowness toward an old friend who is Actually less than 2 stars This is a mental twinkie and not a very good one The story has virtually no substance For such a short book, a lot of space is wasted on describing inconsequential things in excruciating detail I picked up this book because ice skating is part of the story It started out well enough with a 20something woman Rita expressing interest in getting involved in ice skating Not much skating after that She struggles with her own shallowness toward an old friend who is seemingly employed as a janitor If you don t see this one coming from the first mention of his profession, you are as stupid and shallow as Rita The story itself is centered on her mother s and friends businesses in a shopping mall, which were basically on their way out in 2015, when the book was published I wondered if it was supposed to be set 10 20 years earlier but references to social media made that unlikely Overall, the time context seemed disjointed The 20something main character went away to beauty school in California and was hired, apparently right after graduation, by an upscale Beverly Hills salon where she has several unnamed celebrity clients How likely is that If you want a very simple, quick beach read, this might be the thing if you can suspend disbelief for a couple of hours This was a cute story that I was able to read in a few hours but it didn t have the closure I was looking for Yes, there was a potential happily ever after but considering Johnny lives in Chicago and Rita in California is a future really possible I was hoping there would be a connected story if not part of a series.There was family and friends, reconnecting, illness, makeovers, jealousy and lots involving the hair salon business There was some romance but not enough.I loved the cover that was This was a cute story that I was able to read in a few hours but it didn t have the closure I was looking for Yes, there was a potential happily ever after but considering Johnny lives in Chicago and Rita in California is a future really possible I was hoping there would be a connected story if not part of a series.There was family and friends, reconnecting, illness, makeovers, jealousy and lots involving the hair salon business There was some romance but not enough.I loved the cover that was retro and meshed nicely with the story and also the title of the book.Carlson is a new to me author and I ll give some of her other books a try hoping for better closure This was a delightful little romance It was a simple story and the romance was very gentle It didn t seem to monopolize the basic story of a young woman, Rita, Who went back home to take care of her mother who had a stroke Everything seemed natural that happened as she was there in her hometown reliving some of the issues from her past I really enjoyed how she went an out remodeling her mothers hair salon and her interaction with her family This was a very enjoyable, relaxing experience fo This was a delightful little romance It was a simple story and the romance was very gentle It didn t seem to monopolize the basic story of a young woman, Rita, Who went back home to take care of her mother who had a stroke Everything seemed natural that happened as she was there in her hometown reliving some of the issues from her past I really enjoyed how she went an out remodeling her mothers hair salon and her interaction with her family This was a very enjoyable, relaxing experience for me A midwest family struggles to make ends meetthe father was demoted with lesser pay, the son has had a sports accident and Mom, who owns a Beauty Salon has suffered a stroke Rita their daughter who now works in Beverly Hills as a hairdresser flies home to help care for her Mom.This was a lovely written story of family commitment and love found. A little bit blah More about helping out her mom than falling in love A sweet little story if you like elementary school love stories But still cute and kept my attention Just nothing I d consider a love story.

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  • Paperback
  • 192 pages
  • Love Gently Falling
  • Melody Carlson
  • 08 December 2015
  • 1455528102