Love Unexpected by Jody Hedlund

Love Unexpected by Jody Hedlund Reviews

1 review
Ranked #681 out of 1069 in Books

    Lust Factor

    Staying Power


    Recommended? You Betcha!
    December 11, 2014

    From the publisher:
    All Emma Chambers ever wanted was a home, but when her steamboat sinks just outside Presque Isle, she’s left destitute and with no place to stay.

    An unlikely solution arises when the lighthouse keeper arrives in town. He’s just lost his wife and is having a difficult time caring for his child. So a traveling preacher gets the idea that the keeper and Emma might be the answer to each other’s dilemma. After a hasty marriage, she finds herself heading to the lighthouse with this handsome but quiet stranger. Nothing in her aimless life, though, has prepared her for parenting a rambunctious toddler, as well as managing a household.

    Emma soon suspects Patrick may be hiding something from her, and then she hears a disturbing rumor about the circumstances surrounding his late wife’s death. It seems as if her wish for a home and family of her own could end up leading her once more into turbulent waters.
    My review

    Love Unexpected By Jody Hedlund is a very good read. This is a historical romance set in 1859 in Presque Isle, Michigan. It involves a young woman named Emma Chambers who is shipwrecked on Presque Isle with her brother Ryan. Here she encounters a newly widowed man, Patrick (who has many secrets from his past he would rather just stayed there) and his 2 yr old son Josiah. Patrick needs help with Josiah, and Emma needs a home, a marriage of convenience is proposed and the traveling minister marrys them. Soon though Patrick’s secrets begin to unravel this marriage.

    I enjoyed this book. There were a few parts that were a little slow in the middle, where you were kind of saying ‘ok, enough already- let’s get on with this.” It seemed to me that way anyway. That is the reason for the 4 stars instead of five. I kept reading and the story picked back up and got going again, so over-all I really enjoyed it.

    I would recommend it and have. I received this book from the publisher to do an open and honest review on this book. All opinions ar mine and only my own.

    Flag as Spam Flag as Spam

    These reviews are the subjective opinions of ChickAdvisor members and not of ChickAdvisor Inc.

    Recent Activity

    Cheska has started a new forum topic
    Vos commentaires...

    br33nb added a new review for
    MAC Cosmetics Paint Pots

    tracy1963 added a new review for
    Black Forest Cake

    tracy1963 has posted in the forum topic

    tracy1963 has posted in the forum topic

    See All:  Reviews | Forums | Articles