Wednesday, February 25, 2015

The Beautiful Daughters (giveaway)

If you've been with me since the beginning (7 years -- can you believe it?!) you'll know that I've been a huge fan of Nicole Baart since her very first book, After the Leaves Fall came out. It was the first in a trilogy and I absolutely loved it and gave it as gifts to all my girlfriends. Since then, Nicole has published several other books and I've loved them all, so when I had the chance to read an early copy of her latest book, The Beautiful Daughters, I jumped at the chance.

A story about family and best friends and first loves, and what it means to help mend the hearts of people you love. The characters were the shining star of the entire book and I felt connections with all of them -- despite also wanting to shake them sometimes. Adri had her moments of being incredibly frustrating with her consistently stoic behavior and Harper was just a hot mess, but understandably so. Trust me, pick up this book and you'll become invested in the lives of these women and the men in their lives. It was enthralling.

I'll add a finished copy to my shelves once the book is published (April!!), so I'd love to share my advanced reader copy with one of you. Whether it's your first Nicole Baart novel or you've been following her for years as I have, you should enter! Leave a comment on this post by Friday night and I'll pick a winner Saturday morning. It's definitely worth a read!

6 comments:

RAnn said...

Love her writing!

Jes Hindley said...

Ooh! I love her writing and would love to add this to my bookshelf. :)

Caroline Starr Rose said...

I'd love to read this!

Lisa said...

The thing I love about the book blogging world - discovering new authors! I have not yet read Baart, but I now know I need to! I would love to win a copy of this book!

Susan said...

Happy Blogoversary! I haven't been with you since the beginning, but yours was the first book blog I ever started following. I'm so glad I did!

I've never read anything by Baart, but this one sounds fantastic. I'd love to win :)

nico said...

Nicole's books are awesome. I would love to add this book to my growing collection.