Dream a Little Dream

Dream a Little Dream❰PDF / Epub❯ ☀ Dream a Little Dream Author Susan Elizabeth Phillips – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk A Desperate Young MotherRachel Stone s bad luck has taken a turn for the worse With an empty wallet, a car s that s spilling smoke, and a five year old son to support, she s come home to a town that h A Desperate Young MotherRachel Stone s bad luck has taken a turn for the worse With an empty wallet, a car s that s spilling smoke, and a five year old son to Dream a PDF/EPUB ² support, she s come home to a town that hates her But this determined young widow with a scandalous past has learned how to be a fighter And she ll do anything to keep her child safe even take onA man With No HeartGabe Bonner wants to be left alone, especially by the beautiful outcast who s invaded his property She has a ton of attitude, a talent for trouble, and a child who brings back bad memories Yet Rachel s feisty spirit might just be heaven sent to save a tough, stubborn manDare To DreamWelcome to Salvation, North Carolina where a man who s forgotten what tenderness means meets a woman with nothing to lose here two endearing lovers will set off on a funny, touching journey of the heart a place where dreams just might come true. 5 FAT Stars I basically stepped on a landmine here You see, I m scared of books where the hero is pining after his ex But a dead ex AND a dead child A nightmare.After reading Nobody s Baby But Mine I just one clicked this one and dove in It turns out it s a good thing I didn t read the blurb Had I read it, I wouldn t have discovered this outstanding book Not only did the subject matter NOT bother me at all, but it actually blew me away.I won t sayabout this book except for two t 5 FAT Stars I basically stepped on a landmine here You see, I m scared of books where the hero is pining after his ex But a dead ex AND a dead child A nightmare.After reading Nobody s Baby But Mine I just one clicked this one and dove in It turns out it s a good thing I didn t read the blurb Had I read it, I wouldn t have discovered this outstanding book Not only did the subject matter NOT bother me at all, but it actually blew me away.I won t sayabout this book except for two things 1 I loved every word and adored every character Gabe s assholeness and crankiness, Rachel s free spirit, optimism and strength even her ridiculous oxfords and ugly housedresses , Edward s innocence and fragileness, Ethan s ignorance, Kristy s shyness and lack of confidence, Jane s genius, Cal s impulsiveness and Rosie s cuteness.2 It took me longer than usual to read this book but not for the reasons you might think Let s just say that reading this book can be compared to eating the world s finest chocolate cake Imagine that you are enjoying a chocolate cake book so much that you don t want it to ever end To your horror, you suddenly realize it will soon be over What do you do You decide to eat read only a piece forty pages or so a day so that you can savor each piece word slowly and possessively and prolong the enjoyment for as long as possible If you haven t tried this author yet, I highly recommend doing it soon I m ashamed to admit, but I always thought her books were nothingthan clich and sappy chick lit stories because of their unappealing covers The truth is, however, Susan Elizabeth Phillips is an amazing character developer and unique story teller QUICK REVIEW Enjoyment 5 5Writing style 5 5Storyline 5 5Hero 5 5Heroine 5 5Secondary characters 5 5 Hotness chemistry 4 5 Romance 5 5 Angst 3 5Darkness level 3 5Humor 4 5 Depth of the book 5 5POV multiple, 3rd person Triggers view spoiler death of a spouse and a child hide spoiler Five Heartache Mountain Stars.This is my third time reading this book I loved it again It is truly heartbreaking Edward, bless his five year old heart will steal your own heart away I adored him Rachel, what a strong, brave heroine Pain sliced through him He d been numb inside, just the way he wanted it but the two of them were cutting him open all over again Gabe, Gabe, Gabe Although this is part of a series, I really think it can be read as a standalone It was great to cat Five Heartache Mountain Stars.This is my third time reading this book I loved it again It is truly heartbreaking Edward, bless his five year old heart will steal your own heart away I adored him Rachel, what a strong, brave heroine Pain sliced through him He d been numb inside, just the way he wanted it but the two of them were cutting him open all over again Gabe, Gabe, Gabe Although this is part of a series, I really think it can be read as a standalone It was great to catch up with Cal and Jane again Horse isn t the kind of thing a kid forgets about Annie s cottage There is no surprise here that I loved this audio book And it is safe to say that I loved listening to it just a bitthan sitting and reading it The narrator Anna Fields did a fabulous job bringing these characters to life My original review is below so I won t go on about the story other than to say it was AMAZING As were the characters Rachel Stone, Gabe Bonner and the ever so sweet Edward If you loved reading this series do yourself a favor and listen to a few You will not be There is no surprise here that I loved this audio book And it is safe to say that I loved listening to it just a bitthan sitting and reading it The narrator Anna Fields did a fabulous job bringing these characters to life My original review is below so I won t go on about the story other than to say it was AMAZING As were the characters Rachel Stone, Gabe Bonner and the ever so sweet Edward If you loved reading this series do yourself a favor and listen to a few You will not be disappointed I am finding by reading this series back to back I am running out of creative opening lines for my reviews So I guess I will go back to the basics Simply put, I loved this book I love Susan Elizabeth Phillips writing I love her creativity With each one of these books she gives you a little something that makes the story special In Dream a Little Dream that something was the sweetest little 5 year old boy who stole my heart within minutes of starting the book For me Edward was at the heart of this story He was the precious son of Rachel Stone s and the little boy that would help mend Gabriel Bonner s heart There wassadness in this one than in the others It surrounded Rachel, Gabe and even Edward But along with the sadness there was hope There was a bit of humor And then there was that thread of need and desire.Rachel Stone was a fighter I loved the beauty within her Rachel had chosen a life that at the time she thought would make her happy, a life that would be fulfilling But soon she was stripped of everything Her ex husband was a crook, hated by all and she was left fighting for her future and that of her little boy Gabe Bonner had lost all that was precious to him He had such a sad soul and he was living a life that he truly didn t care much about It didn t matter that he had a caring family He struggled to get past his heartache Things were not easy for both Gabe and Rachel Both of them had their own struggles It wasn t always apparent but each of them was giving the other a little bit of hope My heart broke for both of them Rachel was the first to realize that in his own way Gabe, was adding a little happiness to her life But she also had Edward to think about He was the most important person in her life His future would always come first.And even though something seemed to settle within Gabe he was limited to what he could offer Rachel and Edward She saw things within him that he wasn t sure he could change There is a saying, Love is patient, Love is kind.Love never fails Thank goodness for that And thank goodness for Edward He was an angel This was such a wonderful story It certainly was one that filled my heart to the brim And I will steal a line from my sweet friend Karen s review Romance books don t get any better than this I swear, books in this series are getting better and better Every next one I start I am like, wow this is the best And then I go to the next one and want to say the same thing about it To be fair I have to say all of them are amazing I can t believe it took me so long to start reading this series.It s a classic contemporary romance at its best The story, characters, angst and all the feels so wonderful Everything perfect and so well written I recommend to all of you who love good love I swear, books in this series are getting better and better Every next one I start I am like, wow this is the best And then I go to the next one and want to say the same thing about it To be fair I have to say all of them are amazing I can t believe it took me so long to start reading this series.It s a classic contemporary romance at its best The story, characters, angst and all the feels so wonderful Everything perfect and so well written I recommend to all of you who love good love story Written July 9, 20154.7 Stars Wonderful, touching, lovely simply greatThe last one for me to read in this lovely Chicago Stars series 11 30 hrs audiobook narrated by the FANTASTIC Anna Fields Once again I m happydancingI m not exaggerating, Susan Elizabeth Phillips is still one of the very BEST in this feel good m f genre Dream a Little Dream from the Chicago Stars football world is book 4 published 1998 and my sev Written July 9, 20154.7 Stars Wonderful, touching, lovely simply greatThe last one for me to read in this lovely Chicago Stars series 11 30 hrs audiobook narrated by the FANTASTIC Anna Fields Once again I m happydancingI m not exaggerating, Susan Elizabeth Phillips is still one of the very BEST in this feel good m f genre Dream a Little Dream from the Chicago Stars football world is book 4 published 1998 and my seventh and last book not read in order standalones in this fantastic series See my reviews view spoiler in my reading order I first read two as paperbacks 2 Heaven, Texas 5 stars ,Gracie Snow Bobby Tom Denton 1 It Had to Be You 4.5 stars ,Phoebe Somerville Dan CalebowThen I started to listening to the audiobooks Every one faultlessly narrated by the fantastic Anna Fields 7 Natural Born Charmer 4.1 stars ,Blue Bailey Dean Robillard 5 This Heart of Mine 4,0 stars ,Molly Somerwille Kevin Tucker 3 Nobody s Baby But Mine 4.7 stars ,Jane Darlington Cal Bonner 6 Match Me If You Can 4.4 stars , Annabelle Granger Heath Champion hide spoiler All sweet romantic in a well written very amusing feelgood style Higly recommended as audiobooks as well We are once again back in Salvation, North Carolina, the small mountain town with three goodlooking Bonner brothers We met the oldest charmer in book 3 Nobody s Baby But Mine 4.7 stars my favorite part so far In Dream a Little Dream is it time for the middle brother, Gabriel Gabe Bonner A mourning man who lost his wife and kid in an horrible car accident a couple of years ago Gabe is back in town and he bought the old drive in movie and is now trying to make it to it s old shiny glance once again Our heroine is Rachel Stone a single mother with a lovely five years old boy, the ber cute Edward who wants to be called Chip , just 10 single bucks in her pockets, old clothes and a broken miserable car Life sucks Rachel returns to Salvation to find her dead husbands disappeared money treasure or is there any Her husband was a an older popular preacher very Bible faithful who in God s Jesus name cheated and tricked a lot of believer of their last money and trust in their savior Not surprisingly are people in town still angry and many hate, the back then diamond sprinkled, greedy young preacher wife Nowadays called Widow Snopes Ironic, isn t it, what religion does to people I guess it sironic what people do to to people Rachel will do anything to keep her child safe and she need money to give him a better future Welcome or not, she must stay in Salvation and start her search and she immediately need work Gabe need a strong hardworking handyman and our tough heroine think she is perfect for the job He wanted to protect her and fuck her and comfort her and destroy her all at once The chaos of his emotions coiled around his pain, deepening the agony Needy or not, our hero disagrees strongly A enemies to lovers story starts An emotional roller coaster. Dream a Little Dream is maybe the most emotional, sad, angsty and touching heart wrenching of the books in this Chicago Stars series This story was about two people which suffers from a terrible past They are both alone and both Rachel and Gabe are so filled with anger about the past and nearly desperate in their way to build big strong walls against themself Grandly romantic, steaming hot and addictive good narrated.Of course Chip, I know you don t understand this, but I d take it as a personal favor if you d stop trying to marry your mother off to my brothers Add a adorable little scared boy A small tiny pre school boy who fears death and is so heartbreaking grateful for everything he gets He dreams about to sit on a fathers big shoulders, be strong and see his mummy happy I loved this little sweet Chip and Anna Fields, this terrific child voice narrator, did him evenlovely My eyes filled with tears at times Sob Really fun and amusing was also the second characters own love story as in every SEP book It was with Gabe s younger brother, Reverend Ethan Bonner and the good dear old boring nice but invisible Kristy The girl who always does everything for her dear old childhood love who nearly see her That s before she decides to change her life a bit and does a needed makeover Poor Ethan is shocked..and shockingly aching stone hard Oh Dream a Little Dream is perfect if you love stories with big funny families and razy protective brothers Stories with cute bright kids and a story set in a small everybody knows everybody town And most of all if you prefer romances with gorgeous, sulky, insistent and horny alpha males Add a strong tough heroine Not kinky or next to erotic porn, but hot and smexy enough You knew it will end with a lovely HEA but you still feel that the journey to those three magic words and the sound of the church bells is the best part with reading romances If that is the kind of books you usually like then are you going to enjoy this one you too5 bumping hearts for 7 great books.Seven romances, and this was my last one Sob I m so glad I started this series thanks to Kathleen..the California Snowman who recommended me the first one I read and loved, 2 Heaven, Texas 5 stars I havn t read these book parts in any order and it worked fine for me Just pick one, they are all good I LIKE and I ll miss this fantastic SEP world 5 STARS image error You know, I keep trying, but I cannot rate any of Susan Elizabeth Phillips books less than 5 It just isn t ever going to happen And each one I read suddenly becomes my favorite And this one is no exception Seriously, these books are FUCKING SENSATIONAL And that is all I need to say about it image error Rachel Stone is only twenty seven and already the destitute widow of a dead crooked television evangelist She is a public pariah, who has lost everything, her 5 STARS image error You know, I keep trying, but I cannot rate any of Susan Elizabeth Phillips books less than 5 It just isn t ever going to happen And each one I read suddenly becomes my favorite And this one is no exception Seriously, these books are FUCKING SENSATIONAL And that is all I need to say about it image error Rachel Stone is only twenty seven and already the destitute widow of a dead crooked television evangelist She is a public pariah, who has lost everything, her husband, her home, all of her money, her possessions and even her faith in God All she has left in the world is her sweet but sickly and very sad little five year old boy named EdwardEverybody hates usimage error Everywhere she goes she is shunned and denied work So finally after living out of her car it finally gives up the ghost back in none other than her own hometown of Salvation, North Carolina Where everyone REMEMBERS And everyone HATES herIronic, isn t it, what religion does to people I guess it sironic what people do to religionimage error Then there s Gabriel Bonner The long lost brother of Cal Bonner yes our gorgeous and notorious quarterback for the famous Chicago Stars Gabe has returned to Salvation after spending a few years in Mexico trying to drink away his grief He lost his adored wife and son in a horrible car accident a few years back and has yet to recover from their loss image errorWhat kind of moron opens a drive inAnd he s given up his practice as the local veterinarian, so he can re open the long dead drive in theater But while pursuing this painful and useless task, he is faced with yet another unpleasant task turning away the very famous, very hated, and very desperate Widow Snopes image errorWho needs food Your smile alone is enough to nourish me for weeksAnd yes love is found but not easily Gabe must first find a way to put his past behind him, and then find a way to trust this snarky, skinny, and tenacious young girl And even then there is a persistent little problem named Edward image error He felt an unfamiliar heat in his chest and knew that his malevolence had begun to char the borders of his heart. This book was sooooooo good that even my updates had several people picking it back up for a re read And I know for a fact, that I will be doing the same thing myself very soon Romance books don t get any better than this And if they do I ll bet SEP is involved somehow So from here, I ll give a few quotes and pictures, and then, I m on to my next favorite in the seriesYou re not people Bonner, I m not even sure you re humanimage error His chest burned Her compassion made him defenseless Just seconds earlier he d been dreading her waspish tongue, but now he would give anything to be hit by one of her wisecracks. image errorButtheadimage errorCherry was the love of my boyhood, Rach You re the love of my manhood And I do love you, with all my heart Please don t leave meimage error A fabulous read how I adored little Edward First of all somebody should kick my ass D This was my 1st SEP book I know, I m so late for this party and OMG, I loved this story soooo freaking much and I m planning to devour her books ASAP First of all somebody should kick my ass D This was my 1st SEP book I know, I m so late for this party and OMG, I loved this story soooo freaking much and I m planning to devour her books ASAP I avoided this book for some reason Possibly because I wasn t in the mood to read about a non athlete hero after falling through SEP s Chicago Stars I m glad I did get around to read it since it is one of the most heartwrenching stories I ve read Chip, Rachel s son, is absolutely adorable Especially his relationship with Cal s daughter, Rosie Gabe and Rachel s relationship grew slowly and pain was involved considering their pasts, but in a SEP s manner, they do end up together Ethan and Kr I avoided this book for some reason Possibly because I wasn t in the mood to read about a non athlete hero after falling through SEP s Chicago Stars I m glad I did get around to read it since it is one of the most heartwrenching stories I ve read Chip, Rachel s son, is absolutely adorable Especially his relationship with Cal s daughter, Rosie Gabe and Rachel s relationship grew slowly and pain was involved considering their pasts, but in a SEP s manner, they do end up together Ethan and Kristy were an odd pair, but I loved them too Ethan s mind was highly fascinating, especially since he was supposed to be the pretty boy, Pastor and instead lusts over skanky women Ethan was an ass throughout most of the book, but he was just protecting his brother Same with Cal He was especially cruel, but he had less emotional maturity than either of his brothers.The best part of this book was that everyone had flaws and bad things happen, but in the end, good things also happen It reminds me Ain t She Sweet without the guilty heroine needing a little redemption Rachel just had to survive a whole lot of hate, all because of a crooked husband I also like having children and family as part of the story SEP wins again This book is intense SEP has a knack for taking these realistic characters, putting them in unrealistic situations, and making them flop around until the situation seems realistic again And it works This is such a fabulous book It just made my heart hurt For some reason, when kids are involved, I get muchpersonally invested in the story When this story ended, I wanted to crawl back inside the pages and live in Heartbreak with the Bonners And once again, what a great ending line Mad This book is intense SEP has a knack for taking these realistic characters, putting them in unrealistic situations, and making them flop around until the situation seems realistic again And it works This is such a fabulous book It just made my heart hurt For some reason, when kids are involved, I get muchpersonally invested in the story When this story ended, I wanted to crawl back inside the pages and live in Heartbreak with the Bonners And once again, what a great ending line Made me grin Favorites shelf

Dream a Little Dream PDF ã Dream a  PDF/EPUB ²
    Dream a Little Dream PDF ã Dream a PDF/EPUB ² for trouble, and a child who brings back bad memories Yet Rachel s feisty spirit might just be heaven sent to save a tough, stubborn manDare To DreamWelcome to Salvation, North Carolina where a man who s forgotten what tenderness means meets a woman with nothing to lose here two endearing lovers will set off on a funny, touching journey of the heart a place where dreams just might come true. 5 FAT Stars I basically stepped on a landmine here You see, I m scared of books where the hero is pining after his ex But a dead ex AND a dead child A nightmare.After reading Nobody s Baby But Mine I just one clicked this one and dove in It turns out it s a good thing I didn t read the blurb Had I read it, I wouldn t have discovered this outstanding book Not only did the subject matter NOT bother me at all, but it actually blew me away.I won t sayabout this book except for two t 5 FAT Stars I basically stepped on a landmine here You see, I m scared of books where the hero is pining after his ex But a dead ex AND a dead child A nightmare.After reading Nobody s Baby But Mine I just one clicked this one and dove in It turns out it s a good thing I didn t read the blurb Had I read it, I wouldn t have discovered this outstanding book Not only did the subject matter NOT bother me at all, but it actually blew me away.I won t sayabout this book except for two things 1 I loved every word and adored every character Gabe s assholeness and crankiness, Rachel s free spirit, optimism and strength even her ridiculous oxfords and ugly housedresses , Edward s innocence and fragileness, Ethan s ignorance, Kristy s shyness and lack of confidence, Jane s genius, Cal s impulsiveness and Rosie s cuteness.2 It took me longer than usual to read this book but not for the reasons you might think Let s just say that reading this book can be compared to eating the world s finest chocolate cake Imagine that you are enjoying a chocolate cake book so much that you don t want it to ever end To your horror, you suddenly realize it will soon be over What do you do You decide to eat read only a piece forty pages or so a day so that you can savor each piece word slowly and possessively and prolong the enjoyment for as long as possible If you haven t tried this author yet, I highly recommend doing it soon I m ashamed to admit, but I always thought her books were nothingthan clich and sappy chick lit stories because of their unappealing covers The truth is, however, Susan Elizabeth Phillips is an amazing character developer and unique story teller QUICK REVIEW Enjoyment 5 5Writing style 5 5Storyline 5 5Hero 5 5Heroine 5 5Secondary characters 5 5 Hotness chemistry 4 5 Romance 5 5 Angst 3 5Darkness level 3 5Humor 4 5 Depth of the book 5 5POV multiple, 3rd person Triggers view spoiler death of a spouse and a child hide spoiler Five Heartache Mountain Stars.This is my third time reading this book I loved it again It is truly heartbreaking Edward, bless his five year old heart will steal your own heart away I adored him Rachel, what a strong, brave heroine Pain sliced through him He d been numb inside, just the way he wanted it but the two of them were cutting him open all over again Gabe, Gabe, Gabe Although this is part of a series, I really think it can be read as a standalone It was great to cat Five Heartache Mountain Stars.This is my third time reading this book I loved it again It is truly heartbreaking Edward, bless his five year old heart will steal your own heart away I adored him Rachel, what a strong, brave heroine Pain sliced through him He d been numb inside, just the way he wanted it but the two of them were cutting him open all over again Gabe, Gabe, Gabe Although this is part of a series, I really think it can be read as a standalone It was great to catch up with Cal and Jane again Horse isn t the kind of thing a kid forgets about Annie s cottage There is no surprise here that I loved this audio book And it is safe to say that I loved listening to it just a bitthan sitting and reading it The narrator Anna Fields did a fabulous job bringing these characters to life My original review is below so I won t go on about the story other than to say it was AMAZING As were the characters Rachel Stone, Gabe Bonner and the ever so sweet Edward If you loved reading this series do yourself a favor and listen to a few You will not be There is no surprise here that I loved this audio book And it is safe to say that I loved listening to it just a bitthan sitting and reading it The narrator Anna Fields did a fabulous job bringing these characters to life My original review is below so I won t go on about the story other than to say it was AMAZING As were the characters Rachel Stone, Gabe Bonner and the ever so sweet Edward If you loved reading this series do yourself a favor and listen to a few You will not be disappointed I am finding by reading this series back to back I am running out of creative opening lines for my reviews So I guess I will go back to the basics Simply put, I loved this book I love Susan Elizabeth Phillips writing I love her creativity With each one of these books she gives you a little something that makes the story special In Dream a Little Dream that something was the sweetest little 5 year old boy who stole my heart within minutes of starting the book For me Edward was at the heart of this story He was the precious son of Rachel Stone s and the little boy that would help mend Gabriel Bonner s heart There wassadness in this one than in the others It surrounded Rachel, Gabe and even Edward But along with the sadness there was hope There was a bit of humor And then there was that thread of need and desire.Rachel Stone was a fighter I loved the beauty within her Rachel had chosen a life that at the time she thought would make her happy, a life that would be fulfilling But soon she was stripped of everything Her ex husband was a crook, hated by all and she was left fighting for her future and that of her little boy Gabe Bonner had lost all that was precious to him He had such a sad soul and he was living a life that he truly didn t care much about It didn t matter that he had a caring family He struggled to get past his heartache Things were not easy for both Gabe and Rachel Both of them had their own struggles It wasn t always apparent but each of them was giving the other a little bit of hope My heart broke for both of them Rachel was the first to realize that in his own way Gabe, was adding a little happiness to her life But she also had Edward to think about He was the most important person in her life His future would always come first.And even though something seemed to settle within Gabe he was limited to what he could offer Rachel and Edward She saw things within him that he wasn t sure he could change There is a saying, Love is patient, Love is kind.Love never fails Thank goodness for that And thank goodness for Edward He was an angel This was such a wonderful story It certainly was one that filled my heart to the brim And I will steal a line from my sweet friend Karen s review Romance books don t get any better than this I swear, books in this series are getting better and better Every next one I start I am like, wow this is the best And then I go to the next one and want to say the same thing about it To be fair I have to say all of them are amazing I can t believe it took me so long to start reading this series.It s a classic contemporary romance at its best The story, characters, angst and all the feels so wonderful Everything perfect and so well written I recommend to all of you who love good love I swear, books in this series are getting better and better Every next one I start I am like, wow this is the best And then I go to the next one and want to say the same thing about it To be fair I have to say all of them are amazing I can t believe it took me so long to start reading this series.It s a classic contemporary romance at its best The story, characters, angst and all the feels so wonderful Everything perfect and so well written I recommend to all of you who love good love story Written July 9, 20154.7 Stars Wonderful, touching, lovely simply greatThe last one for me to read in this lovely Chicago Stars series 11 30 hrs audiobook narrated by the FANTASTIC Anna Fields Once again I m happydancingI m not exaggerating, Susan Elizabeth Phillips is still one of the very BEST in this feel good m f genre Dream a Little Dream from the Chicago Stars football world is book 4 published 1998 and my sev Written July 9, 20154.7 Stars Wonderful, touching, lovely simply greatThe last one for me to read in this lovely Chicago Stars series 11 30 hrs audiobook narrated by the FANTASTIC Anna Fields Once again I m happydancingI m not exaggerating, Susan Elizabeth Phillips is still one of the very BEST in this feel good m f genre Dream a Little Dream from the Chicago Stars football world is book 4 published 1998 and my seventh and last book not read in order standalones in this fantastic series See my reviews view spoiler in my reading order I first read two as paperbacks 2 Heaven, Texas 5 stars ,Gracie Snow Bobby Tom Denton 1 It Had to Be You 4.5 stars ,Phoebe Somerville Dan CalebowThen I started to listening to the audiobooks Every one faultlessly narrated by the fantastic Anna Fields 7 Natural Born Charmer 4.1 stars ,Blue Bailey Dean Robillard 5 This Heart of Mine 4,0 stars ,Molly Somerwille Kevin Tucker 3 Nobody s Baby But Mine 4.7 stars ,Jane Darlington Cal Bonner 6 Match Me If You Can 4.4 stars , Annabelle Granger Heath Champion hide spoiler All sweet romantic in a well written very amusing feelgood style Higly recommended as audiobooks as well We are once again back in Salvation, North Carolina, the small mountain town with three goodlooking Bonner brothers We met the oldest charmer in book 3 Nobody s Baby But Mine 4.7 stars my favorite part so far In Dream a Little Dream is it time for the middle brother, Gabriel Gabe Bonner A mourning man who lost his wife and kid in an horrible car accident a couple of years ago Gabe is back in town and he bought the old drive in movie and is now trying to make it to it s old shiny glance once again Our heroine is Rachel Stone a single mother with a lovely five years old boy, the ber cute Edward who wants to be called Chip , just 10 single bucks in her pockets, old clothes and a broken miserable car Life sucks Rachel returns to Salvation to find her dead husbands disappeared money treasure or is there any Her husband was a an older popular preacher very Bible faithful who in God s Jesus name cheated and tricked a lot of believer of their last money and trust in their savior Not surprisingly are people in town still angry and many hate, the back then diamond sprinkled, greedy young preacher wife Nowadays called Widow Snopes Ironic, isn t it, what religion does to people I guess it sironic what people do to to people Rachel will do anything to keep her child safe and she need money to give him a better future Welcome or not, she must stay in Salvation and start her search and she immediately need work Gabe need a strong hardworking handyman and our tough heroine think she is perfect for the job He wanted to protect her and fuck her and comfort her and destroy her all at once The chaos of his emotions coiled around his pain, deepening the agony Needy or not, our hero disagrees strongly A enemies to lovers story starts An emotional roller coaster. Dream a Little Dream is maybe the most emotional, sad, angsty and touching heart wrenching of the books in this Chicago Stars series This story was about two people which suffers from a terrible past They are both alone and both Rachel and Gabe are so filled with anger about the past and nearly desperate in their way to build big strong walls against themself Grandly romantic, steaming hot and addictive good narrated.Of course Chip, I know you don t understand this, but I d take it as a personal favor if you d stop trying to marry your mother off to my brothers Add a adorable little scared boy A small tiny pre school boy who fears death and is so heartbreaking grateful for everything he gets He dreams about to sit on a fathers big shoulders, be strong and see his mummy happy I loved this little sweet Chip and Anna Fields, this terrific child voice narrator, did him evenlovely My eyes filled with tears at times Sob Really fun and amusing was also the second characters own love story as in every SEP book It was with Gabe s younger brother, Reverend Ethan Bonner and the good dear old boring nice but invisible Kristy The girl who always does everything for her dear old childhood love who nearly see her That s before she decides to change her life a bit and does a needed makeover Poor Ethan is shocked..and shockingly aching stone hard Oh Dream a Little Dream is perfect if you love stories with big funny families and razy protective brothers Stories with cute bright kids and a story set in a small everybody knows everybody town And most of all if you prefer romances with gorgeous, sulky, insistent and horny alpha males Add a strong tough heroine Not kinky or next to erotic porn, but hot and smexy enough You knew it will end with a lovely HEA but you still feel that the journey to those three magic words and the sound of the church bells is the best part with reading romances If that is the kind of books you usually like then are you going to enjoy this one you too5 bumping hearts for 7 great books.Seven romances, and this was my last one Sob I m so glad I started this series thanks to Kathleen..the California Snowman who recommended me the first one I read and loved, 2 Heaven, Texas 5 stars I havn t read these book parts in any order and it worked fine for me Just pick one, they are all good I LIKE and I ll miss this fantastic SEP world 5 STARS image error You know, I keep trying, but I cannot rate any of Susan Elizabeth Phillips books less than 5 It just isn t ever going to happen And each one I read suddenly becomes my favorite And this one is no exception Seriously, these books are FUCKING SENSATIONAL And that is all I need to say about it image error Rachel Stone is only twenty seven and already the destitute widow of a dead crooked television evangelist She is a public pariah, who has lost everything, her 5 STARS image error You know, I keep trying, but I cannot rate any of Susan Elizabeth Phillips books less than 5 It just isn t ever going to happen And each one I read suddenly becomes my favorite And this one is no exception Seriously, these books are FUCKING SENSATIONAL And that is all I need to say about it image error Rachel Stone is only twenty seven and already the destitute widow of a dead crooked television evangelist She is a public pariah, who has lost everything, her husband, her home, all of her money, her possessions and even her faith in God All she has left in the world is her sweet but sickly and very sad little five year old boy named EdwardEverybody hates usimage error Everywhere she goes she is shunned and denied work So finally after living out of her car it finally gives up the ghost back in none other than her own hometown of Salvation, North Carolina Where everyone REMEMBERS And everyone HATES herIronic, isn t it, what religion does to people I guess it sironic what people do to religionimage error Then there s Gabriel Bonner The long lost brother of Cal Bonner yes our gorgeous and notorious quarterback for the famous Chicago Stars Gabe has returned to Salvation after spending a few years in Mexico trying to drink away his grief He lost his adored wife and son in a horrible car accident a few years back and has yet to recover from their loss image errorWhat kind of moron opens a drive inAnd he s given up his practice as the local veterinarian, so he can re open the long dead drive in theater But while pursuing this painful and useless task, he is faced with yet another unpleasant task turning away the very famous, very hated, and very desperate Widow Snopes image errorWho needs food Your smile alone is enough to nourish me for weeksAnd yes love is found but not easily Gabe must first find a way to put his past behind him, and then find a way to trust this snarky, skinny, and tenacious young girl And even then there is a persistent little problem named Edward image error He felt an unfamiliar heat in his chest and knew that his malevolence had begun to char the borders of his heart. This book was sooooooo good that even my updates had several people picking it back up for a re read And I know for a fact, that I will be doing the same thing myself very soon Romance books don t get any better than this And if they do I ll bet SEP is involved somehow So from here, I ll give a few quotes and pictures, and then, I m on to my next favorite in the seriesYou re not people Bonner, I m not even sure you re humanimage error His chest burned Her compassion made him defenseless Just seconds earlier he d been dreading her waspish tongue, but now he would give anything to be hit by one of her wisecracks. image errorButtheadimage errorCherry was the love of my boyhood, Rach You re the love of my manhood And I do love you, with all my heart Please don t leave meimage error A fabulous read how I adored little Edward First of all somebody should kick my ass D This was my 1st SEP book I know, I m so late for this party and OMG, I loved this story soooo freaking much and I m planning to devour her books ASAP First of all somebody should kick my ass D This was my 1st SEP book I know, I m so late for this party and OMG, I loved this story soooo freaking much and I m planning to devour her books ASAP I avoided this book for some reason Possibly because I wasn t in the mood to read about a non athlete hero after falling through SEP s Chicago Stars I m glad I did get around to read it since it is one of the most heartwrenching stories I ve read Chip, Rachel s son, is absolutely adorable Especially his relationship with Cal s daughter, Rosie Gabe and Rachel s relationship grew slowly and pain was involved considering their pasts, but in a SEP s manner, they do end up together Ethan and Kr I avoided this book for some reason Possibly because I wasn t in the mood to read about a non athlete hero after falling through SEP s Chicago Stars I m glad I did get around to read it since it is one of the most heartwrenching stories I ve read Chip, Rachel s son, is absolutely adorable Especially his relationship with Cal s daughter, Rosie Gabe and Rachel s relationship grew slowly and pain was involved considering their pasts, but in a SEP s manner, they do end up together Ethan and Kristy were an odd pair, but I loved them too Ethan s mind was highly fascinating, especially since he was supposed to be the pretty boy, Pastor and instead lusts over skanky women Ethan was an ass throughout most of the book, but he was just protecting his brother Same with Cal He was especially cruel, but he had less emotional maturity than either of his brothers.The best part of this book was that everyone had flaws and bad things happen, but in the end, good things also happen It reminds me Ain t She Sweet without the guilty heroine needing a little redemption Rachel just had to survive a whole lot of hate, all because of a crooked husband I also like having children and family as part of the story SEP wins again This book is intense SEP has a knack for taking these realistic characters, putting them in unrealistic situations, and making them flop around until the situation seems realistic again And it works This is such a fabulous book It just made my heart hurt For some reason, when kids are involved, I get muchpersonally invested in the story When this story ended, I wanted to crawl back inside the pages and live in Heartbreak with the Bonners And once again, what a great ending line Mad This book is intense SEP has a knack for taking these realistic characters, putting them in unrealistic situations, and making them flop around until the situation seems realistic again And it works This is such a fabulous book It just made my heart hurt For some reason, when kids are involved, I get muchpersonally invested in the story When this story ended, I wanted to crawl back inside the pages and live in Heartbreak with the Bonners And once again, what a great ending line Made me grin Favorites shelf "/>
  • Paperback
  • 400 pages
  • Dream a Little Dream
  • Susan Elizabeth Phillips
  • English
  • 23 January 2017
  • 0380794470