Lessons of a Lowcountry Summer

Lessons of a Lowcountry Summer

From national bestselling author Rochelle Alers comes the unforgettable story of three strangers whose lives are forever changed on a sultry island off the South Carolina coast....

DR. HOPE SUTTON has everything she's always wanted: a winning career as an advice columnist and a hard-lovin' man who is not afraid to commit. But just when she's ready to settle down she finds out her man's been living a double life. Now she has to get a new one of her own — starting with a soul-searching trip to McKinnon Island. REBECCA OWENS is a devoted wife and stay-at-home mother in desperate need of a vacation — alone. But will spending the summer on McKinnon Island help her to get it together...or will she be tearing her family apart? THEODORE HOWELL has had a lot of success as a screenwriter. But his personal life? It's a mess. Suddenly the guardian of two half brothers and a half sister, how will this tried-and-true bachelor find room in his life for surrogate fatherhood and his demanding career?

Their answers lie somewhere on sandy shores....

Title:Lessons of a Lowcountry Summer
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781416526971
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    Lessons of a Lowcountry Summer Reviews

  • Mahoghani 23

    To live in the state and the area this book writes about and not know or understand the history is embarrassing of me. As much as I love to read, I will be spending this summer learning more about the...

  • Deborah

    This was a fantastic romantic read. I must admit there was a surprising twist in one of the relationships. Though this incident could have broken this character's spirit, she persevered and learned to...

  • Jennifer

    Quite an interesting read. I stumbled upon this book while I was browsing on openlibrary. I just borrowed the book and amazed my self by finishing it with only 2 breaks in between. I was hooked right ...

  • Carla

    I have a few favorite authors of contemporary fiction and romance and Rochelle Alers is definitely high on the list. I know that when I pick up a book written by her I will not be disappointed and I h...

  • Carolyn F.

    Audiobook. Hope, Rebecca and Theo on McKinnon island for the summer. At first the narrator read so slow and pronounced each word precisely with long pauses between paragraphs that I didn't think I cou...

  • Kim

    In preparation for a vacation on Daufuskie Island back in the summer, I downloaded a couple of books set on Daufuskie or similar SC/GA coast islands, and this was my favorite by far. The others were m...

  • Kendra

    Thought this would prove to be an enjoyable summer read - after all, there's summer in the title and clear blue water on the cover. I might have enjoyed it more had I stopped there! The book is primar...

  • Ursula Shelton

    Great book, sort of basic and predictable. All of the main character end up in McKinnon, South Carolina. Dr. Hope has a direct connection to the island; she visits to write a book and to get some heal...

  • Sarah

    Lessons of a Lowcountry Summer by Rochelle Alers was a pretty good read. I have to say, though, that her dialogue kept bringing me out of the story. I find it true that writing in dialect does bring y...

  • Gail Franklin

    Loved it...