Score: 4.5
From 184 Ratings

The Guest Cottage


  • Author: Nancy Thayer
  • Release Date : 2015-05-12
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 11007284 Bytes


New York Times bestselling author Nancy Thayer whisks readers back to the beloved island of Nantucket in this delightful novel about two single parents who accidentally rent the same summer house—and must soon decide where their hearts truly lie.Sensible thirty-six-year-old Sophie Anderson has always known what to do. She knows her role in life: supportive wife of a successful architect and calm, capable mother of two. But on a warm summer night, as the house grows quiet around her and her children fall asleep, she wonders what’s missing from her life. When her husband echoes that lonely question, announcing that he’s leaving her for another woman, Sophie realizes she has no idea what’s next. Impulsively renting a guest cottage on Nantucket f...

Score: 3.5
From 19 Ratings

Like Mother, Like Daughter


  • Author: Elle Croft
  • Release Date : 2020-01-23
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 2852324 Bytes


'Utterly absorbing and thought-provoking' Caz Frear'What a premise, and packed with suspense' Victoria Selman'A dark, delicious triumph' Niki MackayIf what they said was true, then the grotesque and the monstrous ran in her blood. It was imprinted within her very core, her DNA, a part of every cell in her body. Kat's children are both smart and well-adjusted. On the outside.Kat has always tried to treat Imogen and Jemima equally, but she struggles with one of her daughters more than the other. Because Imogen's birth mother is a serial killer. And Imogen doesn't know. They say you can't choose your family, but what if your family chooses you?...

The Guest Cottage
Score: 3.5
From 18 Ratings

The Guest Cottage


  • Author : Nancy Thayer
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-05-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780345545725


The Guest Cottage Book Description :

A woman who's husband announces he's leaving her for another woman rents a cottage on Nantucket for a summer vacation with her kids. Complications arise as the same cottage is housing a man who's lost wife and is hoping to reconnect with his distant son....

The Guest Cottage
Score: 3.5
From 18 Ratings

The Guest Cottage


  • Author : Nancy Thayer
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 2015-05-12
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780345545718


The Guest Cottage Book Description :

New York Times bestselling author Nancy Thayer whisks readers back to the beloved island of Nantucket in this delightful novel about two single parents who accidentally rent the same summer house—and must soon decide where their hearts truly lie. Sensible thirty-six-year-old Sophie Anderson has always known what to do. She knows her role in life: supportive wife of a successful architect and calm, capable mother of two. But on a warm summer night, as the house grows quiet around her and her children fall asleep, she wonders what’s missing from her life. When her husband echoes that lonely question, announcing that he’s leaving her for another woman, Sophie realizes she has no idea what’s next. Impulsively renting a guest cottage on Nantucket ...

The Hot Flash Club
Score: 4
From 8 Ratings

The Hot Flash Club


  • Author : Nancy Thayer
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 2007-12-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 030741714X


The Hot Flash Club Book Description :

From the bestselling author of Between Husbands and Friends and An Act of Love comes a wise, wonderful, and delightfully witty “coming of age” novel about four intrepid women who discover themselves as they were truly meant to be: passionate, alive, and ready to face the best years of their lives. Meet Faye, Marilyn, Alice, and Shirley. Four women with skills, smarts, and secrets—all feeling over the hill and out of the race. But in a moment of delicious serendipity, they meet and realize they share more than raging hormones and lost dreams. Now as the Hot Flash Club, where the topics of motherhood, sex, and men are discussed with double servings of chocolate cake, they vow to help each other . . . and themselves. Faye, the artist. A determined...

Tumbleweed DIY Book of Backyard Sheds   Tiny Houses

Tumbleweed DIY Book of Backyard Sheds Tiny Houses


  • Author : Jay Shafer
  • Publisher : Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2011-09-23
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1565237048


Tumbleweed DIY Book of Backyard Sheds Tiny Houses Book Description :

Real-world plans for very handsome tiny buildings you will actually want to build, use, and enjoy....

Grandpa s Memories

Grandpa s Memories


  • Author : Inc. Guest Cottage
  • Publisher : The Guest Cottage, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2001-05
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1930596022


Grandpa s Memories Book Description :

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The Guest House
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

The Guest House


  • Author : Erika Marks
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-06-04
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101614990


The Guest House Book Description :

For generations, the natives of Harrisport have watched wealthy summer families descend on their Cape Cod town, inhabiting the massive cottages along the town’s best stretches of beachfront. But when rich Southerner Tucker Moss breaks the heart of local girl Edie Wright in the summer of 1966, an enduring war starts between the two families that lasts for generations.... Edie’s youngest child, Lexi, should know better than to fall in love with a Moss, but at eighteen, she falls hard for Tucker’s son, Hudson—only to find herself jilted when Hudson breaks off their engagement. Eleven years later, Lexi returns home after two years away studying architectural photography, just in time for yet another summer on the Cape. When Hudson’s younger bro...

Summer House
Score: 3.5
From 16 Ratings

Summer House


  • Author : Nancy Thayer
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 2009-06-23
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0345515218


Summer House Book Description :

BONUS: This edition contains a Summer House discussion guide and an excerpt from Nancy Thayer's Island Girls. Thirty-year-old Charlotte Wheelwright seems to have at last found her niche, running an organic gardening business on the island of Nantucket, thanks in large part to her spry grandmother Nona, who donated a portion of land on the family’s seaside compound to get Charlotte started. Though Charlotte’s skill with plants is bringing her success, cultivating something deeper with people—particularly her handsome neighbor Coop—might be more of a challenge. Now the entire Wheelwright clan is making its annual summer pilgrimage to the homestead, including Charlotte’s mother, Helen, who brings a heavy heart as she confronts a betrayal that ...

Jay Shafer s DIY Book of Backyard Sheds   Tiny Houses
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Jay Shafer s DIY Book of Backyard Sheds Tiny Houses


  • Author : Jay Shafer
  • Publisher : Fox Chapel Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013-06-01
  • Genre: House & Home
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781607651239


Jay Shafer s DIY Book of Backyard Sheds Tiny Houses Book Description :

Buildings from internationally recognized small living expert Jay Shafer have been featured on CNN, Oprah, Fine Homebuilding, and This Old House. Ranging in size from 100 to 120 square feet, these tiny backyard buildings can be used as guest cottages, art or writing studios, home offices, craft workshops, vacation retreats, or full-time residences. This book is filled with photos, elevation drawings, and door/window schedules for constructing 6 of the handsome little buildings, plus an extensive how-to set of instructions that can be applied to any backyard building project. This revised edition of Tumbleweed DIY Book of Backyard Sheds and Tiny Houses contains many new photos of buildings designed by Jay Shafer....

French Country Cottage

French Country Cottage


  • Author : Courtney Allison
  • Publisher : Gibbs Smith
  • Release Date : 2018-08-14
  • Genre: House & Home
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781423648932


French Country Cottage Book Description :

A romantic interpretation of French country style in a California cottage. With beautiful photography and a tale about a little forgotten house that could, Courtney shares the story of her renovation of a 1940s cottage in the California countryside. An abandoned vacation house, set in the center of rolling fields and trees becomes the cottage home of her dreams . . . a French country style cottage filled with original elements and an exquisite mix of rustic and refined. The years of renovation allowed Courtney to create a lifestyle that is fueled by inspiration and beauty, a touch of whimsy, and an abundance of everyday elegance. The journey has been shared on her popular blog French Country Cottage, and now, through the publication of her first book...

The Guest Book
Score: 3
From 20 Ratings

The Guest Book


  • Author : Sarah Blake
  • Publisher : Flatiron Books
  • Release Date : 2019-05-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250110268


The Guest Book Book Description :

Instant New York Times Bestseller Longlisted for Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence “The Guest Book is monumental in a way that few novels dare attempt.” —The Washington Post The thought-provoking new novel by New York Times bestselling author Sarah Blake An exquisitely written, poignant family saga that illuminates the great divide, the gulf that separates the rich and poor, black and white, Protestant and Jew. Spanning three generations, The Guest Book deftly examines the life and legacy of one unforgettable family as they navigate the evolving social and political landscape from Crockett’s Island, their family retreat off the coast of Maine. Blake masterfully lays bare the memories and mistakes each generation makes while coming to terms...