The Optimist's Guide to Letting Go by Amy E Reichert

Posted in: eBooks | By: Jocker | 29-04-2019, 21:22 | 0 Comments
29
April
2019
The Optimist's Guide to Letting Go by Amy E  Reichert


Language: English | Format: epub | Size: 5.19 MB |



Description:
Three generations. Seven days. One big secret. The author of TheCoincidence of Coconut Cake unfolds a mother-daughter story told by threewomen whose time to reckon with a life-altering secret is running out.
Gina Zoberski wants to make it through one day without her fastidious mother,Lorraine, cataloguing all her faults, and her sullen teenage daughter, May,snubbing her. Too bad there's no chance of that. Her relentlessly sunnydisposition annoys them both, no matter how hard she tries. Instead, Ginafinds order and comfort in obsessive list-making and her work at Grilled G's,the gourmet grilled cheese food truck built by her late husband.
But when Lorraine suffers a sudden stroke, Gina stumbles upon a family secretLorraine's kept hidden for forty years. In the face of her mother's failinghealth and her daughter's rebellion, this optimist might find that piecingtogether the truth is the push she needs to let go...

Review
Praise for THE OPTIMIST'S GUIDE TO LETTING GO
"The Optimist 's Guide to Letting Go is poignant, tender, and simplywonderful. Amy Reichert has outdone herself. With characters that are ascomplicated as they are original and a voice that is warmhearted and wise, youwill hug this book when you're done." (Taylor Jenkins Reid, bestselling authorof One True Loves )
"Delightful and heartfelt, The Optimist's Guide to Letting Go is Reichert 'sbest book yet!" (Karma Brown, bestselling author of IN THIS MOMENT )
"Written with Reichert's hallmark humor and heart, The Optimist 's Guide toLetting Go is a poignant, multi-generational tale of family ties and hiddenpasts, of forgiveness, second chances, and the truths that set us free. Loseyourself in this rich and rewarding read!" (Pam Jenoff, New York Timesbestselling author of THE ORPHAN'S TALE )
"Written with a keen and tender awareness of the devotion between women acrossgenerations, _The Optimist 's Guide to Letting Go _is a beautiful read. Thecharacters are wonderfully imperfect, and their relationships are recognizablyflawed, making their journey around and around--and finally back to--eachother immeasurably satisfying. Bravo!"
(Christina Lauren, New York Times bestselling author of Love and Other Words)
"Three generations of women cope with a grandmother's stroke and a big familysecret. Readers will relate to the family's struggles and develop an appetitefor grilled cheese, as well. A delicious read full of family and food."(Kirkus Reviews)
"A delightful treat--Amy's writing gets under the skin of family: how theydrive you crazy, but you love them just the same. An absolute joy I am surereaders will take to their hearts." (Veronica Henry, author of The ForeverHouse )
"With even pacing, the novel seamlessly moves between the present and the pastas Lorraine, Gina, and May remember those they have lost, revealing secretsalong the way. Readers will embrace the realistic characters, whose moments ofanger, regret, guilt, and understanding delicately illustrate the process ofletting go." (Booklist)
"Bringing light to the subtle ways in which our lives intertwine, while givinghope for healing in the most unexpected places, _The Optimist's Guide toLetting Go _pushes us to see relationships on a deeper level. With charminglydeveloped characters who are thoughtfuly crafted, this story will cling toreaders through the final pages." (RT Book Reviews)
"Reichert ( The Coincidence of Coconut Cake ) has created wonderful true-to-life characters in a novel of secrets and regrets, loss and hope." (LibraryJournal)
Praise for THE SIMPLICITY OF CIDER
"Reichert captures the food, relationships, and unique settings of the Midwestat their best. I was absolutely charmed by The Simplicity of Cider." (J.Ryan Stradal, New York Times bestselling author of Kitchens of the GreatMidwest )
" The Simplicity of Cider will quench your thirst for a smart, poignant taleof people who find their true selves, and in the process each other, in themost unexpected places. A sparkling tale of creating family where you need it,and learning to let go of the things that hold you back from your best life."(Stacey Ballis, author of Wedding Girl and Recipe for Disaster )
" _The Simplicity of Cider _is a novel as delicious as cider and asenchanting as magic--both of which are found in measured doses throughout thebook. Amy Reichert has a way of writing about complicated relationships andseemingly impossible situations with a strong thread of hope that is bothuplifting and substantive. This is a lovely book, meant to be savored." (KarenWhite, New York Times bestselling author of The Guests on South Battery )
"Brimming with hilarity, magic, and heartwarming unexpected relationships,The Simplicity of Cider is the ultimate ode to celebrating the dazzlingsplendor in small things. This will give you more fuzzy feelings than you cancount." (Redbook)
"A lot charming and a little bit magical, Reichert's latest is warm andpoignant and romantic. between the humor and the heart lies a subplot offamily and setting yourself free -- framed beautifully by a story that won'tlet go." (RT Book Reviews (4 star review))
Praise for LUCK, LOVE & LEMON PIE

"As irresistible and delicious as an actual slice of lemon pie, Luck, Love &Lemon Pie has all of the sweet ingredients that make a book impossible to putdown. From the fallible yet lovable characters to the smart writing andlayered plot, we tore through the pages of this thought provoking story. AmyE. Reichert has a flair for writing heartwarming fiction that will give yousweet cravings!" (Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke, authors of THE YEAR WE TURNEDFORTY and THE STATUS OF ALL THINGS )
" Luck, Love & Lemon Pie is touching, clever, and a hell of a lot of fun.Amy E. Reichert somehow manages to not only tell a stirring story about modernmarriage, but also transport you poolside in Vegas. Simply put, Luck, Love &Lemon Pie is a great bet." (Taylor Jenkins Reid, author of MAYBE IN ANOTHERLIFE and AFTER I DO )
"Amy E. Reichert serves up another delicious serving of fresh wit and lots offun in this charming tale of a woman determined to fix her marriage gonestale. This heartfelt novel is as funny as it is tender--in other words, theperfect summer read." (Colleen Oakley, author of BEFORE I GO )
"Laugh-out-loud, hold-on-to-your-panties women's fiction. The characters aregame for anything when it comes to getting back what they think they havelost. Reichert is a talented author." (RT Book Reviews, four-star review)
Praise for _ THE COINCIDENCE OF COCONUT CAKE
_
"Deliciously entertaining! Amy E. Reichert's voice is warm and funny in thisdelightful ode to second chances and the healing power of a meal cooked withlove." (Meg Donohue, USA Today bestselling author of ALL THE SUMMER GIRLS andHOW TO EAT A CUPCAKE )
"Amy E. Reichert whips up the perfect recipe for a deliciously fun read.Combine humor and romance with a dash of drama, then let it simmer. Thesprinkle of Wisconsin pride is icing on an already irresistable cake. Warning:do not read this book hungry!" (Elizabeth Eulberg, author of THE LONELY HEARTSCLUB and BETTER OFF FRIENDS )
"Amy Reichert brings sweetness and substance to her delicious debut. Sign meup for second helpings!" (Lisa Patton, bestselling author of WHISTLIN' DIXIEIN A NOR'EASTER )
".Reichert's quirky and endearing debut skillfully and slyly examines identityand community while its characters find love in surprising places. Clever,creative, and sweetly delicious." (Kirkus Reviews)
"Well-developed secondary characters and detailed descriptions of theMilwaukee food scene will leave readers hungry for more. Fans of Stacey Ballisand Erica Bauermeister will find lots to love." (Booklist)

About the Author
Amy E. Reichert, author of The Coincidence of Coconut Cake and Luck, Love &Lemon Pie, loves to write stories that end well with characters you'd inviteto dinner. A wife, mom, amateur chef, and cider enthusiast, she earned her MAin English literature and serves on her local library's board of directors.


Report Dead Link(s)
0 Votes
Note:
Only Registed user can add comment, view hidden links and more, please register now
все шаблоны для dle на сайте шаблоны dle 11.2 скачать