#BookReview: Home to Chapel Springs by Ane Mulligan

15 Sep

home-to-chapel-springs

Home to Chapel Springs by Ane Mulligan

Purchase a copy: http://amzn.to/2cdfLCV

There’s always someone new in Chapel Springs someone who is either coming home or stirring up trouble.

A best-selling author’s latest book is a flop. While the reviewers are happily skewering her, her racecar-driver-husband walks out on her and she’s evicted, because he hasn’t paid the lease on their condo for the last three months. Then she discovers he also he drained their bank accounts. Homeless and broke, she and her little boy have no choice but to retreat to the house she inherited from her nana in Chapel Springs the house that’s been gutted. Then, a stranger knocks on her door. One that will change the course of her life.

Howie Newlander is back in town. After the residents thwarted his plans for a Miami-style resort on Chapel Lake, he’s running for mayor and stirring up the farmers by spreading rumors about diverted water and misused taxes. The Lakeside Players want to remodel the town’s old theater, named for Claire’s late great-aunt. Empty and boarded up for the last forty years, the theatre is rumored to be haunted. When Newlander and Mayor Riley go head-to-head, Claire gets caught in the middle.

Claire’s youngest daughter is in love with a non-believer whose daddy is Claire’s nemesis, the mayor. Having him part of her family isn’t in her plan. The years of heartache before her husband became a Christian should warn her daughter off this boy. So far, her daughter’s heart isn’t hearing the warnings.

With hearts pulled in all directions, will they find a home in Chapel Springs?

 

My thoughts:

Home to Chapel Springs is full of charm! Although it is the third book in the Chapel Springs series, this was my first time to visit the quaint community Ane Mulligan has brought to life. I thoroughly enjoyed the quirkiness of the Chapel Springs residents and delighted in the drama, intrigue, and romance of their stories. Brimming with humor and wit, Home to Chapel Springs entertained me from beginning to end and left me eager to read the other books in this series.

I received a complimentary copy of this book in exchange for an unbiased review. All thoughts expressed are my own.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: