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The Best of Us Paradise Isn T Quite What It Seems As Four College Friends Meet For An Island Vacation In This Captivating New Novel From The Acclaimed Author Of These Girls.Following A Once In A Lifetime Invitation, A Group Of Old College Friends Leap At The Chance To Bring Their Husbands For A Week S Vacation At A Private Villa In Jamaica To Celebrate A Former Classmates Thirty Fifth Birthday.All Four Women Are Desperate For A Break And This Seems Like A Perfect Opportunity Tina Is Drowning Under The Demands Of Mothering Four Young Children Allie Needs To Escape From The Shattering News About An Illness That Runs In Her Family Savannah Is Carrying The Secret Of Her Husband S Infidelity And, Finally, There S Pauline, Who Spares No Expense To Throw Her Husband An Unforgettable Birthday Celebration, Hoping It Will Gloss Over The Cracks That Have Already Formed In Their New Marriage.The Week Begins Idyllically, Filled With Languorous Days And Late Nights Of Drinking And Laughter But As A Hurricane Approaches The Island, Turmoil Builds, Forcing Each Woman To Re Evaluate Everything She S Known About The Others And Herself.

!!> BOOKS ✸ The Best of Us  ✮ Author Sarah Pekkanen – Soaringeaglecasino.us
  • Paperback
  • 338 pages
  • The Best of Us
  • Sarah Pekkanen
  • English
  • 25 November 2017
  • 1451673515

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  1. says:

    This is my first Sarah Pekkanen novel and I really enjoyed it This is the exact type of beach read that I love and would shop for when I needed a good healthy dose of chick lit I immediately felt that I could relate to the characters and found myself drawing comparisons between myself and Sarah s characters I found her writing style to be fluid and I loved that throughout the story her characters became multifaceted They continued to evolve throughout the story and just when I thought I wa This is my first Sarah Pekkanen novel and I really enjoyed it This is the exact type of beach read that I love and would shop for when I needed a good healthy dose of chick lit I immediately felt that I could relate to the characters and found myself drawing comparisons between myself and Sarah s characters I found her writing style to be fluid and I loved that throughout the story her characters became multiface...


  2. says:

    Pauline is married to Dwight, a billionaire, and what do you get your billionaire husband on his birthday when he has everything else You invite his college friends to spend his birthday in a private villa in Jamaica Pauline does this very thing and pays attention to every single detail of the trip There s helicopter rides, a private beach, a chef, waiters, unlimited drinks, hot tubs, infinity pools, and of course, Jamaican sunshine All of Dwight s close friends attend and everything is goin Pauline is married to Dwight, a billionaire, and what do you get your billionaire husband on his birthday when he has everything else You invite his college ...


  3. says:

    The premise of Sarah Pekkanen s The Best Of Us sounded so interesting that I couldn t wait to read it A group of college friends decide to vacation together in a villa in Jamaica to celebrate one of their birthdays My friends always schedule reunions during our birthdays so I can totally relate to the concept On a side note, I wish Ms Pekannen didn t choose the homophobic country of Jamaica, but that s neither here nor there I started this book a couple of times because found the first c The premise of Sarah Pekkanen s The Best Of Us sounded so interesting that I couldn t wait to read it A group of college friends decide to vacation together in a villa in Jamaica to celebrate one of their birthdays My friends always schedule reunions during our birthdays so I can totally relate to the concept On a side note, I wish Ms Pekannen didn t choose the homophobic country of Jamaica, but that s neither here nor there I started this book a couple of times because found the first chapters a little slow It finally gets its groove about thirty percent in, but I am thinking maybe the reason why I just can t get into the book is that the characters are unlikeable Almost halfway through, I do not find myself rooting for any of the characters, and then they all start behaving badly while they are on vacation I kind of understand that, but it just made me care less about them, and I...


  4. says:

    This review refers to the NetGalley edition Four couples, each with secrets and undiscovered bonds A dream vacation in Jamaica that turns dangerous with the arrival of a hurricane Sounds exciting, no But this book is the REAL so called mommy porn two of our characters, Allie and Tina, are thirty something moms living out their days stressing over balancing households and the demands of children They are offered and accept a chance for an all expenses paid, ultra glam vacation in Jamaic This review refers to the NetGalley edition Four couples, each ...


  5. says:

    I hate myself for reading this book.


  6. says:

    But then again, didn t all marriages carry thousands of hurtsTHE REASON I chose to read The Best of Us, when it was sent to me for the purposes of providing a completely honest review, because I really tend to gravitate towards strong women s fiction I love reading about the development of personal relationships from a female perspective, whether they be romantic or friendship, and the description of THE BEST OF US p...


  7. says:

    Review originally posted on Rather Be Reading Blog3.5 3.8 stars.There are many days where I sit around and pray for a very successful and kind friend to sweep me out of my routine 9 5 life and take me to a tropical island all expenses paid , where I can frolic in the waves with friends, sipping margaritas, and chatting to all hours of the night Note Any of these friends can step forward at anytime really Sadly, I don t se...


  8. says:

    Thank you to NetGalley The Best of Us by Sarah Pekkanen is simply in a word. awesome Having just finished reading The Opposite of Me for our book club which we had the pleasure of having Ms Pekkanen join us via Skype to discuss with us it was a real treat to have been able to get her latest novel through NetGalley Thank you This book is about 4 couples who go away for a week to an exclusive villa in Jamaica to celebrate a birthday During the time together we learn that these couples Thank you to NetGalley The Best of Us by Sarah Pekkanen is simply in a word. awesome Having just finished reading The Opposite of Me for our book clu...


  9. says:

    This was my first Pekkanen novel I have to say I was pleasantly surprised by how enjoyable this was While there s nothing real substantial here, it s not mindless A worthy beachy read There wasn t a particular character that I connected with the most, but I did empathise with them Each character has faults I liked how Pekkanen showed both the mistakes trying to move past them Allie is grappling with the knowledge that she has a 50 50 chance of developing ALS, while st...


  10. says:

    Whenever I see a new book by Sarah Pekkanen is coming out I am sure of two things 1 I will be reading it soon after it comes out and 2 I will love it There are only a few authors I have come across that seem to be able to actually make me laugh and cry over and over again throughout the story and that can create characters that either feel like they are inside my head, experiencing the same feelings and issues I am, or are people that I wish I was friends with None are perfect but all fee Whenever I see a new book by Sarah Pekkanen is coming out I am sure of two things 1 I will be reading it soon after it comes out and 2 I will love it There are only a few authors I have come across that seem to be able to actually make me laugh and cry over and over again throughout the story and that can create characters that either feel like they are inside my head, experiencing the same feelings and issues I am, or are people that I wish I was friends with None are perfect but all feel very real The characters in The Best o...

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