Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Possible ex library copy, thatâ ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Both events change his life forever, not to mention the lives of those around him. I can't interest myself in a book where the author feels it necessary to use bad language. When Junior arrives at the reservation, he doesn't expect to find a son he fathered unwittingly nine years ago with Corinne Johnson; nor is he looking to fall in love with newcomer Chloe Morgan and to deliver her baby girl. Could they work it out? I de The book is cleverly written but almost relentlessly intense and hopeless, at least for the two main characters. She lives on the edge of homelessness and says that is who she is and how she is happy.
Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. How do issues of control and risk affect each of the characters in this novel? Though predictable in a sexy, country-western ballad way, also as lyrical and memorable as any romantic melody. Based on the title and cover, I went into this thinking it was a romance, and I think that kept me from really liking it for a while, because it did not meet my expectations. Mapson is a master of her trade and knows just where to push the buttons. .
Hank, Chloe, and Junior must transcend troubled relationships with their own parents if they are to embrace their new roles as parents. Hank wanted his shirt back and found out where Chloe worked. The friend was a co-worker of Hank's and Chloe ended up with Hank's good shirt when she needed to change clothes. By the end, I admit I was somewhat intrigued as to what would happen to them individually, and whether or not they would make it together, but more as an interested observer than anyone with a concerned stake in the game. They meet after Chloe had pulled an all-nighter helping a friend's horse with a difficult foaling.
What brings Junior back to his work? Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. The characters are so real, so well-rounded -- I'm in awe of her ability. What balance exists between smothering safety and reckless risk? When Junior arrives at the reservation, he doesn't expect to find a son he fathered unwittingly nine years ago; r is he looking to fall in love with Chloe and to deliver her baby girl. Chloe has been brought up in foster homes and is independent and tenacious, while Hank has been hen¬pecked by his mother and haunted by the death of his sister; they both find it hard to make permanent attach¬ments. About this Item: HarperCollins Publishers. Besides the treatment of women, there was a lot of fat shaming. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears.
Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. What does Junior, a half-breed himself, learn about taking care of his half-breed pet? We learn that Junior has stopped creating jewelry. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. The ending was a little abrupt too--sort of another escape from having to have an important dialogue scene. This is a first novel, although the author has written short stories.
Her weight and eating habits are described in a judgmental way. Readers of Hank and Chloe will remember that the couple originally met during the messy birth of a foal, Chloe getting covered by the blood of the dead mare. It made me feel like I was living in this small California community along with the characters. The spine may show signs of wear. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. I was tempted to give it 5 stars for these reasons alone; however it just does not have the gravitas that I feel a 5-star rated book needs to have.
Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. I could see the rocks and paths and shacks described in the book, and could ride along with the horses, even though I know precious little about any of that. What is the relationship between the Native Americans of this story and larger American society? It made me feel like I was living in this small California community along with the characters. A funny, tender, sexy Western love story about Chloe Morgan, a part time waitress and part time horse trainer who meets college professor Hank after she has tried to save the horse which belongs to his office mate. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.
Chloe is a great character. So an A+ job on settings and descriptions. I had to force myself to read it. The spine may show signs of wear. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. Still, Mapson knows how people behave under the influence of pain, and she captures--evocatively--the unique setting of the Southwest.
Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. I suppose I will eventually pick up the Meh. A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Not a bad storyline if you take the extras out. Chloe and her dog live in a primitive cabin with no water or electricity she likes it that way in a canyon that makes me think of Trabuco Canyon. Both Chloe and Hank had pasts that made trusting in a relationship difficult.
A passionate love story, Loving Chloe explores the emotional complexity of a love triangle with sympathy, humor, and compassion. Jo-Ann Mapson's sensual writing tells every woman's secret urges and makes this book impossible to put down. I felt like the swearing and these scenes were an escape of sorts so that the author didn't have to deal with harder conversations between characters and sometimes it was hard to see why beyond the sexual attraction the two main characters loved each other. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Hank wanted his shirt back and found out where Chloe worked.