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Max Sharpe may make his living on the ice as a pro hockey player, but he feels most at home in the kitchen. Which is why he lives for the three-week culinary vacation he takes each year in Hawaii. Upon being paired with Grace for a cooking competition, Max finds himself drawn to her passion, confidence, and perseverance. But just when Grace dares to dream of a future beyond her hometown, Max pulls away.
Number of Pages: 400
Vendor: Tyndale House
Publication Date: 2014
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.50 (inches)
Availability: In Stock
Series: Christiansen Family
rlighthousePAAge: 25-34Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Great Book!August 26, 2014rlighthousePAAge: 25-34Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5I fell in love with the Christiansen family during the first book and enjoyed reading Grace's story now. Grace, the daughter who is content to not leave the nest and be with her family, the very family that sent her to Hawaii for a cooking course vacation. Her sister Eden wants Grace to be prepared to cater her wedding to hockey star Jase. Jase's teammate Max is also headed to Hawaii for his yearly cooking course vacation and was asked to look out for Grace. The two develop a friendship but each must deal with their own issues in order for the friendship to proceed. We were also given a tiny peek into Grace's single brother's lives and hopefully we will get to read their stories soon.
eb7bibliophileHigh Desert WestAge: 55-65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Excellent, Intense, CaptivatingAugust 26, 2014eb7bibliophileHigh Desert WestAge: 55-65Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5This book has skillful character development and scene setting. The family showed strong faith and support, with realistic tensions among the siblings, like any family. I enjoyed the drama, the emotional romances, and the different insights into how each character thinks. This story drew me in and had me wanting to know more about the characters. Im glad the author plans to continue this familys saga. Healing through Christ is nicely done. The descriptions made me feel I was right there. I really like this clean, engaging story.
Amy CVAAge: 35-44Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5When I Fall In LoveAugust 25, 2014Amy CVAAge: 35-44Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5When I Fall In Love is a fabulous is a fabulous third installment of the Deep Haven series. Susan May Warren just knows how to write a book. The setting, the plot, the characters, the light humor and heart tugging drama - a perfect combination. I loved the interaction between Grace and Max. Their chemistry is undeniable. I also love the moral of embracing life to the fullest. A great book. Highly recommended! 5 stars.
Ruth4 Stars Out Of 5When I Fall In LoveAugust 22, 2014RuthThis 3rd book in the Christiansen Family series did not disappoint. I will definitely have to read the next book to see what is going to happen.
bookwormPennsylvaniaAge: 25-34Gender: female4 Stars Out Of 5Another great book about the Christiansen FamilyAugust 20, 2014bookwormPennsylvaniaAge: 25-34Gender: femaleQuality: 4Value: 4Meets Expectations: 4When I Fall in Love is another story about the Christiansen family. Grace Christiansen plans on settling in Minnesota near her family, however, they send her to Hawaii to a cooking retreat since she loves to cook and shows real talent in it. While at the retreat, she meets Max Sharpe who is a professional hockey player who is struggling with an illness. During the retreat, Max and Grace participate in a cooking competition and are paired together. As they get to know each other better, friction threatens to break them apart. Can Max and Grace overcome their personal demons and open up to the possibility of love and a future together? Another great read about the family from Deep, Minnesota.