Book Review-Coming Home-Holly Kerr | Miki's Hope

Book Review-Coming Home-Holly Kerr

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

What a heart warming book this turned out to be! When Brenna Ebans comes home after being away for more years then she can count she is scared. But having just found her husband with her legal assistant she just wants to hide and maybe start over. Brenna is not sure how her three sisters are going to react! Cat the youngest and the one who Brenna always fought with lives in the family home with her dogs and cats-and the ghost of their Mom who died when they were young. Her Dad had left the five (yes there is another one) with their Mom years before-never to return. It was Maggie, the oldest, who was left to care for all the girls. That they were all left emotionally scared in one form or another goes without saying.

Things get off to a rather bad start but actually I can almost see it all happening because certain people forgot to tell other certain people what was now happening! Being a small town gossip is prevalent and the girls have been creating gossip most of their lives si nothing new there.

It isn't until the end that you see how all the sisters (minus one) come together as family should!

This is definitely a 5 Star book if ever I've read one--I was left with a good, warm and fuzzy feeling as I read the last words.

About the Book:

Loving your sisters is easy. Liking them is the hard part.

Brenna Ebans always wanted more than what Hill n’Valley could give her, so it seemed a simple decision to follow her black-sheep sister Dory’s footsteps and leave Hill n’Valley in her rearview, hoping to locate their missing father. Leaving her sisters and her first love Seamus was harder than she thought, but she’s made a life for herself in Vancouver, started her career at a prestigious law firm, and has found the man of her dreams. But when she finds her husband Toby in a compromising position at work, she loses both her love and her job, and has nowhere to go but home.

Youngest sister Cat has remained in Hill n’Valley, leaving a string of broken hearts—and ex-husbands—in her wake. She’s happy living in the family home, with the ghost of their dead mother to keep her company during the day, and her latest conquest—Brenna’s old boyfriend, Seamus—to keep her warm at night. And she’s less than thrilled to hear about Brenna’s return.

But when tragedy strikes, it brings their father back to Hill n’Valley, and the sisters will have a lot of issues to resolve…
For More Information
• Coming Home is available at Amazon.
• Pick up your copy at Barnes & Noble.
• Discuss this book at PUYB Virtual Book Club at Goodreads.
Read Chapter One here.

About the Author

Ask any writer and they'll tell you they have always wrote and Holly Kerr is no exception. She’s written stories about bunnies dodging cars and sisters dying, distracting the cute boy in class and dark plots to kill your best friend's husband. Coming Home is her latest novel, a story about sisters who can’t get along and living in a small town, two things she knows more than a little about! A self-professed geek, she loves anything to do with Star Wars, super heroes, Joss Whedon and Harry Potter. She also enjoys running, playing in the dirt and sharing a glass of wine with friends.
Her latest book is the women’s fiction, Coming Home.

For More Information

• Visit Holly Kerr’s website.
• Connect with Holly on Facebook and Twitter.
• Visit Holly’s blog.
More books by Holly Kerr.
Contact Holly Kerr.
. Goodreads

I received a PDF copy of this book for review purposes. All opinions expressed are my own honest opinions. For more information please check my Disclosure Statement. Our giveaways are in no way sponsored or promoted by Facebook.


Unknown said...

I love when a book has good closure and you can feel that at the end you know the story and that everything is okay :)

Masshole Mommy said...

I grew up in a small town, so I totally get it about the gossip mill! This sounds like a book I would like to read.

Kero Pinkihan said...

I am currently reading The Blind Assassin by Margaret Attwood. it is also a tale about two sisters. when i'm done, I will pick this as my next bedside book

Unknown said...

Adding this one to my must read list! I am almost out of books to read, so I am working on my new must read list, and this one is going at the top!

Czjai said...

I have a feeling I will enjoy this book as much as you did. Will add this to my growing list of books to read. :)

Literary Winner said...

This looks like a great book for my upcoming vacation. I'll go check it out!

thewriterslife said...

Awww thank you for your wonderful review, Miki!

Rebecca said...

This one sounds good and I like the in the end things get worked out. Sounds like one i would enjoy.

Lame Shrill Owl said...

I just love home coming stories. They usually have a feel good ending.

Jennifer said...

This sounds heartwarming - my kind of book! Love it and thanks for the great review. I'm adding this one to my list!

Jessica said...

I am such a sucker for any book about sisters. This sounds like a good one!

Jenn said...

This sounds like a great read both my sister and I would enjoy!

Marie said...

This does sound like a very heartwarming book!

Rebecca Swenor said...

I would love to read this this summer thanks for shaing.

Amanda Love - Growing Up Madison said...

With me being in the hospital I'm always looking for new books to read and I think this just may be the next one. Thanks for the review.

Unknown said...

Sometimes people leave our life and we think it is a tragedy, and it turns out, it is the start of a beautiful new beginning. And I love cats and dogs... all animals, really!

mail4rosey said...

I don't have a sister, but the relationship intrigues me. I think this book sounds like it would be great to read!

Unknown said...

I'll definitely have to add this my list of books to check out. Thanks for the review!

Unknown said...

I am adding to my goodreads must read list! Sounds fab and the author is great!!

HollyK said...

Thanks SO much for your wonderful review! I'm so glad you enjoyed it!!
Happy Reading!!

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