Series: Lone Pine Lake

Loving Mindy by Karen Erickson

Posted August 13, 2014 by Kate in Liked It, Review / 0 Comments
Loving Mindy by Karen Erickson

This was my second novella in two days, which is somewhat shocking because I am so not normally a fan of the novella. Even better I liked this one just as much as the one I read before it, so that’s a big win in my book. I think what I was most impressed with about this book is that these characters have a long history with each other, and even though the novella is on the shorter side, I was about to both feel like I had a good grasp of their history as well as emotionally connect to the two of them. Plus you know it takes place during Christmas time, and my obsession with all things Christmas related is well known among my friends and family. So Mindy has had a rough go of it this Christmas, her ex-husband basically whisks her kids away days before the holiday so they can go to his unscheduled destination elopement. To make it worse her husband also had the kids the previous Christmas, so she is really not feeling the Christmas spirit in the absence of her kids. Enter Josh, a guy from her past, to cheer her up. Josh and Mindy knew each other when they were younger, and Josh had a big thing for her, only her she was dating the man who would end up being her husband, and their friendship fell apart. So when Josh’s car gets stuck in a ditch right in front of her […]