Goodbye Paradise by Sarina Bowen

Title: Goodbye Paradise (Hello Goodbye #1) Author: Sarina Bowen Date of Publication: March 21, 2017     Synopsis Most people called it a cult. But for twenty years, Josh and Caleb called it home. In Paradise, there is no television. No fast food. Just long hours of farm work and prayer on a dusty Wyoming ranch, and nights in a crowded bunkhouse. The boys of the Compound are kept far from the sinners’ world. But Joshua doesn’t need temptation to sin. His whole life, he’s wanted his best friend, Caleb. By day they ... Read More

Keepsake by Sarina Bowen – Review

Title:Keepsake (True North #3) Author: Sarina Bowen Date of Publication: September 25, 2016     Synopsis There's a first time for everything. Lark Wainright used to be fearless. Her life was a series of adventures, each one more exhilarating than the last. But her recent overseas adventure was one too many. Now she’s home and in one piece. Mostly. But her nights are filled with terror. When her best friend offers her a stay at the orchard in exchange for help at the farmers’ markets, Lark jumps at the chance to spend ... Read More

Bittersweet by Sarina Bowen

Title:Bittersweet (True North #1) Author: Sarina Bowen Date of Publication: June 14, 2015     Synopsis The new series is set in Vermont. True North is populated by the tough, outdoorsy mountain men that populate the Green Mountain State. They raise cows and they grow apples. They chop a lot of wood, especially when they need to blow off steam. (Beards are optional but encouraged.) If you can’t stand the heat, get out of the orchard. The last person Griffin Shipley expects to find stuck in a ditch on his Vermont ... Read More

Review: The Understatement of the Year by Sarina Bowen

Title: The Understatement of the Year (The Ivy Years #3) Author: Sarina Bowen Publication Date: September 29, 2014 Synopsis What happened in high school stayed in high school. Until now. Five years ago, Michael Graham betrayed the only person who ever really knew him. Since then, he’s made an art of hiding his sexuality from everyone. Including himself. So it’s a shock when his past strolls right into the Harkness College locker room, sporting a bag of hockey gear and the same slow smile that had always rendered Graham ... Read More