Book Review-Love is a Four Legged Word-Michele Gorman | Miki's Hope

Book Review-Love is a Four Legged Word-Michele Gorman

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Have the tissue box ready--both from laughing and a tear or two as Scarlett and Rufus go through a very rough period in their marriage. Shannon--the third wheel and best friends with both of them is stuck right in the middle, worrying that these two would break up and how she just couldn't take sides-at least not too much. Shannon is looking for Mr. Right but is so shy and insecure.

Scarlett had started a dog training and walking business called Ruff Love-Shannon was her partner, who mostly did the dog walking. You are going to love all their clients--both canine and human. And as is usually the case the humans had to be trained right along with the dogs!

You are going to love this book--it starts out kind slow--but quietly creeps up on you! I really started crying at the ending. This is another "do not miss reading" from Michele Gorman--she never fails to please.

About the Book: (from Amazon)

Escape into the romantic comedy about canines, conception and fresh starts from the USA Today and Sunday Times bestseller that reviewers and readers describe as the perfect “beach read," "funny and heartbreaking” and a "feel good summer read”

Perfect for fans of Stacy Ballis, Karen McQuestion and Elin Hilderbrand

Best friends Scarlett and Shannon spend their days tangled up in dog leashes and covered in fur, running their dog business together. Scarlett’s intensive training course, Ruff Love, fixes owners as much as their pets, while Shannon spends her days walking spoiled pooches.

They share more than their business though: they also share Scarlett's husband, Rufus, who's been Shannon's best friend since childhood. It's a cozy setup. Unless one of them has a secret...

When Scarlett and Rufus's baby plans are decimated by a surprise turn of events, their marriage hits the rocks and they both turn to Shannon. All three relationships are pushed to breaking point, but when loyalties become divided, how do you decide who's most important?

Praise for Michele Gorman and Love is a Four-Legged Word

"A fun, sassy writer who always makes me smile." Carole Matthews
"So engaging and witty." Sophie Kinsella
"Fraught and fun, this is a wonderful rollercoaster of a read." Tracy Bloom
"Gorman's writing is warm, witty and wonderful." Matt Dunn
"An undeniable sense of fun on every page." Nick Spalding

Purchase this Book: Amazon US and Amazon UK

About the Author: (from Amazon)

Michele writes books with heart and humor, full of best friends, girl power and, of course, love and romance. Call them beach books or summer reads, chick lit or romcom... readers and reviewers call them "feel good", "relatable" and "thought-provoking".

She is both a Sunday Times and a USA Today bestselling author, raised in the US and living in London. She is very fond of naps, ice cream and Richard Curtis films but objects to spiders and the word "portion".

You can find out more about Michele by following her on twitter, Facebook and by reading her blog or website. Do chat with her online - she's always looking for an excuse to procrastinate!


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Beck Valley Books said...

How cute, I love the name of their business Ruff Love! I would definitely enjoy this one too x

valmg @ Mom Knows It All said...

Romantic comedies can be a great read because they're nice and light. And I do like dogs.

Liz Mays said...

This sounds like such a nice story. I love when books are able to impact you in surprising ways.

Saidah said...

My sone loves pets and would probably love reading this book.

Adrianas Best Recipes said...

This one I must read, I love my four legged best friends and cute stories. I also think my daughters who are old enough for this read would love this book. I am sure they would relate with the relationships described on your review.

Anonymous said...

Such a cute name for a book! This sounds like a great story line! Maybe when I have some extra time I will check it out.

Rebecca Swenor said...

This does really sound like a great beach read and I would love to read this one. I know my sister would love this one two. Any book that can make you laugh and cry is a great book in my eyes. Thanks for sharing this awesome read.

Erin S said...

My son and his GF would love this book. Their dog is their baby

Nikki said...

This sounds like such a cute story! I love the idea of integrating man's best friend into the plot.

Eliz Frank said...

Relationships can be very trying so any humorous approach helps. Looks like a fun read.

Divya said...

Awwww, this looks like a book thats so warm and fuzzy!

annies home said...

oh yes it is and sometimes that love is the best of all this sounds like something I would love
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