The Path to Sunshine Cove

๐Ÿž ๐Ÿž ๐Ÿž ๐Ÿž

THE PATH TO SUNSHINE COVE

RaeAnne Thayne

Harlequin

March 30, 2021

336 Pages


GOODREADS SYNOPSIS

With a past like hers, Jessica Clayton feels safer in a life spent on the road. She’s made a career out of helping others downsize—because she’s learned the hard way that the less “stuff,” the better, a policy she applies equally to her relationships. But a new client is taking Jess back to Cape Sanctuary, a town she once called home…and that her little sister, Rachel, still does. The years apart haven’t made a dent in the guilt Jess still carries after a handgun took the lives of both their parents and changed everything between them.

While Jess couldn’t wait to put the miles between her and Cape Sanctuary, Rachel put down roots, content for the world—and her sister—to think she has a picture-perfect life. But with the demands of her youngest child’s disability, Rachel’s marriage has begun to fray at the seams. She needs her sister now more than ever, yet she’s learned from painful experience that Jessica doesn’t do family, and she shouldn’t count on her now.

Against her judgment, Jess finds herself becoming attached—to her sister and her family, even to her client’s interfering son, Nate—and it’s time to put everything on the line. Does she continue running from her painful past, or stay put and make room for the love and joy that come along with it?

MY THOUGHTS

This was a very lighthearted read. Definitely some Hallmark channel vibes going on, but sometimes thatโ€™s exactly what you need in your life (and Iโ€™m not ashamed to admit it). The story tackles love after loss, tense family relationships, parenting newborns, parenting tweens, parenting autistic children, aging parents, and sick family members. Youโ€™d think, with all that, the book would be a downer. But it isnโ€™t. The story stays positive and moves along quickly. The ending was a bit predictable, but I didnโ€™t mind it. The Path to Sunshine Cove is a perfect feel-good book for a quiet spring day.

Many thanks to Net Galley and Harlequin for the ARC!

Goodreads | Amazon | Barnes and Noble

2 thoughts

Let's talk about it! Leave a comment below.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s