Score: 4
From 37 Ratings

The Coincidence of Coconut Cake


  • Author: Amy E. Reichert
  • Release Date : 2015-07-21
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 8579074 Bytes


You’ve Got Mail meets How to Eat a Cupcake in this delightful novel about a talented chef and the food critic who brings down her restaurant—whose chance meeting turns into a delectable romance of mistaken identities.In downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Lou works tirelessly to build her beloved yet struggling French restaurant, Luella’s, into a success. She cheerfully balances her demanding business and even more demanding fiancé…until the morning she discovers him in the buff—with an intern.Witty yet gruff British transplant Al is keeping himself employed and entertained by writing scathing reviews of local restaurants in the Milwaukee newspaper under a pseudonym. When an anonymous tip sends him to Luella’s, little does he know he’s arri...

Score: 4
From 22 Ratings

This Love Story Will Self-Destruct


  • Author: Leslie Cohen
  • Release Date : 2018-01-23
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 2472485 Bytes


This is the classic tale of boy meets girl: Girl…goes home with someone else.Meet Eve. She’s a dreamer, a feeler, a careening well of sensitivities who can’t quite keep her feet on the ground, or steer clear of trouble. She’s a laugher, a crier, a quirky and quick-witted bleeding-heart-worrier.Meet Ben. He’s an engineer, an expert at leveling floors who likes order, structure, and straight lines. He doesn’t opine, he doesn’t ruminate, he doesn’t simmer until he boils over.So naturally, when the two first cross paths, sparks don’t exactly fly. But then they meet again. And again. And then, finally, they find themselves with a deep yet fragile connection that will change the course of their relationship—possibly forever.Follow Eve a...

The Coincidence of Coconut Cake
Score: 4
From 29 Ratings

The Coincidence of Coconut Cake


  • Author : Amy E. Reichert
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-07-21
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501100710


The Coincidence of Coconut Cake Book Description :

The story of "a talented chef and the food critic who brings down her restaurant, whose chance meeting turns into a ... romance of mistaken identities"--Amazon.com....

The Coincidence of Coconut Cake
Score: 4
From 29 Ratings

The Coincidence of Coconut Cake


  • Author : Amy E. Reichert
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-07-21
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501100727


The Coincidence of Coconut Cake Book Description :

You’ve Got Mail meets How to Eat a Cupcake in this delightful novel about a talented chef and the food critic who brings down her restaurant—whose chance meeting turns into a delectable romance of mistaken identities. In downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Lou works tirelessly to build her beloved yet struggling French restaurant, Luella’s, into a success. She cheerfully balances her demanding business and even more demanding fiancé…until the morning she discovers him in the buff—with an intern. Witty yet gruff British transplant Al is keeping himself employed and entertained by writing scathing reviews of local restaurants in the Milwaukee newspaper under a pseudonym. When an anonymous tip sends him to Luella’s, little does he know he’s ar...

The Optimist s Guide to Letting Go
Score: 4
From 8 Ratings

The Optimist s Guide to Letting Go


  • Author : Amy E. Reichert
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2018-05-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501154959


The Optimist s Guide to Letting Go Book Description :

Three generations. Seven days. One big secret. The author of The Coincidence of Coconut Cake unfolds a mother-daughter story told by three women whose time to reckon with a life-altering secret is running out. Gina Zoberski wants to make it through one day without her fastidious mother, Lorraine, cataloguing all her faults, and her sullen teenage daughter, May, snubbing her. Too bad there’s no chance of that. Her relentlessly sunny disposition annoys them both, no matter how hard she tries. Instead, Gina finds order and comfort in obsessive list-making and her work at Grilled G’s, the gourmet grilled cheese food truck built by her late husband. But when Lorraine suffers a sudden stroke, Gina stumbles upon a family secret Lorraine's kept hidden fo...

The Simplicity of Cider
Score: 4
From 12 Ratings

The Simplicity of Cider


  • Author : Amy E. Reichert
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-05-16
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501154935


The Simplicity of Cider Book Description :

Fall in love with The Simplicity of Cider, the charming new novel about a prickly but gifted cider-maker whose quiet life is interrupted by the arrival of a handsome man and his young son at her family’s careworn orchard by the author of The Coincidence of Coconut Cake and Luck, Love & Lemon Pie. Don’t miss Amy’s newest work of women’s fiction: The Optimist’s Guide to Letting Go! Focused and unassuming fifth generation cider-maker Sanna Lund has one desire: to live a simple, quiet life on her family’s apple orchard in Door County, Wisconsin. Although her business is struggling, Sanna remains fiercely devoted to the orchard, despite her brother’s attempts to convince their aging father to sell the land. Single dad Isaac Banks has spent y...

Dreaming in Chocolate
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Dreaming in Chocolate


  • Author : Susan Bishop Crispell
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
  • Release Date : 2018-02-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250089083


Dreaming in Chocolate Book Description :

“Come for the life-changing chocolates and opinionated apothecary table, stay for the enchanting eight-year old and complicated secrets." —Amy Reichert, author of The Coincidence of Coconut Cake With an endless supply of magical gifts and recipes from the hot chocolate café Penelope Dalton runs alongside her mother, she is able to give her daughter almost everything she wants. The one sticking point is Ella’s latest request: get a dad. And not just any dad. Ella has her sights set on Noah Gregory, her biological father who’s back in town for a few months – and as charming as ever. Noah broke Penelope’s heart years ago, but now part of her wonders if she made the right decision to keep the truth of their daughter from him. The other, more...

Trouble Brewing
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Trouble Brewing


  • Author : Suzanne Baltsar
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2018-09-25
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501188329


Trouble Brewing Book Description :

This sweet, savory, and satisfying novel—perfect for fans of The Coincidence of Coconut Cake by Amy Reichert—follows a smart, ambitious woman making her way in the male-dominated world of beer brewing. Piper Williams is used to being the only woman in a room full of men, but she isn’t used to being instantly drawn to someone she’s in business with. After working long hours brewing in her garage, Piper is determined to prove herself—and to ignore the chemistry she has with Blake Reed, owner of Minnesota’s newest gastropub who is going to stock four of her brews. She wants her craft beer to stand on its own merits and knows that the tight-knit male-dominated brewer community will assume the worst if she starts anything with one of her vendo...

The Cake Therapist
Score: 3.5
From 11 Ratings

The Cake Therapist


  • Author : Judith Fertig
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2015-06-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698180413


The Cake Therapist Book Description :

A fiction debut that will leave you wanting seconds, from an award-winning cookbook author. Claire “Neely” O’Neil is a pastry chef of extraordinary talent. Every great chef can taste shimmering, elusive flavors that most of us miss, but Neely can “taste” feelings—cinnamon makes you remember; plum is pleased with itself; orange is a wake-up call. When flavor and feeling give Neely a glimpse of someone’s inner self, she can customize her creations to help that person celebrate love, overcome fear, even mourn a devastating loss. Maybe that’s why she feels the need to go home to Millcreek Valley at a time when her life seems about to fall apart. The bakery she opens in her hometown is perfect, intimate, just what she’s always dreamed of...

Something Like Happy
Score: 4
From 7 Ratings

Something Like Happy


  • Author : Eva Woods
  • Publisher : Harlequin
  • Release Date : 2017-09-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781488026072


Something Like Happy Book Description :

“A special book that will make you laugh through your tears with its heartfelt take on happiness and friendship.” —Amy E. Reichert, author of The Optimist’s Guide to Letting Go and The Coincidence of Coconut Cake Annie is stuck. In her boring job, with her irritating roommate, in a life no thirty-five-year-old would want. But deep down, she’s still mourning the terrible loss that tore a hole through her perfect existence. Until she meets the eccentric Polly. Bright, bubbly, intrusive Polly is determined to wake her new friend up to life. Because if recent events have taught Polly anything, it’s that your time is too short to waste a single day—which is why she wants Annie to join her on a mission… ONE HAPPY THING EACH DAY. ONE HUNDRED...

Lone Fox Dancing

Lone Fox Dancing


  • Author : Ruskin Bond
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017-06-02
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 938633898X


Lone Fox Dancing Book Description :

Over sixty years, for numerous readers--of all ages; in big cities, small towns and little hamlets--Ruskin Bond has been the best kind of companion. He has entertained, charmed and occasionally spooked us with his books and stories, and opened our eyes to the beauty of the everyday and the natural world. He has made us smile when our spirits are low, and steadied us when we've stumbled. Now, in this brilliantly readable autobiography--his book of books--one of India's greatest writers shows us the roots of everything he has written. He begins with a dream and a gentle haunting, before taking us to an idyllic childhood in Jamnagar by the Arabian Sea--where he composed his first poem--and New Delhi in the early 1940s--where he found material for his fi...

The Good Luck Charm
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

The Good Luck Charm


  • Author : Helena Hunting
  • Publisher : Forever
  • Release Date : 2018-08-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781538760154


The Good Luck Charm Book Description :

Treat yourself to an "outrageously sexy" (Entertainment Weekly), "fabulously fun" (Jill Shalvis) second-chance romance from the New York Times bestselling queen of hockey romance! Lilah isn't sure what hurt worse: the day Ethan left her to focus on his hockey career or the day he came back eight years later. He might think they can pick up just where they left off, but she's no longer that same girl and never wants to be again. Ethan wants his glory days back. And that includes having Lilah by his side. With her, he was magic. They were magic. All he has to do is make her see that. Just when Lilah might finally be ready to let Ethan in, though, she finds out their reunion might have nothing to do with love and everything to do with improving his game...