Review: Tempting Fate

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Tempting Fate by Nora Roberts
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

The second story in the MacGregor series, recently re-released in eBook form ($6.99 for both Nook & Kindle).

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m a huge Nora Roberts fan, but honestly, of all of the series, minus Mac (book #9), this is one of my favorites.

Caine is the former Attorney General, now working in his own firm. Of him, and one other person, his secretary, a soap-opera obsessed, organized chaos type of character. A wonderful woman, though. Love her!

Diana is Justin’s sister. She thinks he abandoned her, but finds out that what she had been told was all false, with no truth.

Of course, things get all clusterfluffed when The MacGregor, Daniel, Caine’s father, gets involved. It forces Serena to give advice, which she hates, but in the end, love wins out.

It’s a beautiful story with believable happenings, amazing family dynamics that, even years after reading for the first time, I’m still jealous of.

Nora Roberts is in a class all by herself with her series. It always leaves us wanting more. Not more because something is left hanging, but more, like we would be content to read about everyday boring lives, just because we get so hooked into those characters.

Weekly Winners – April 08-14, 2012

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All shots taken with a Canon Rebel XS, Sony Cybershot DSCW120, Kodak EasyShare C195, or the HTC Inspire 4G Android Phone. More can be found on my Flickr account

Oh yeah, time for Photo a Day photos and the rest of the winners.
Remember what happened Sunday? Yeah, EASTER pictures Open-mouthed smile
And there are some cloud shots, and even some shots of Madi and her friends. I didn’t take the pictures, but they’re really good Open-mouthed smile Madi had a Girl Scout function in Kansas City at Great Wolf Lodge.
Now, hopefully, when this posts, I’m not dead or without power. I’m not sure which will be worse, but SEVERE STORMS in Kansas! Surprised smile Sad smile Crying face

Photo a Day Photos

inside my walleta younger mecold
where I eat breakfaststairs
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  • Inside My Wallet
  • younger me. I’m the one in the slippers dangling
  • cold (water washing)
  • Where I ate breakfast (I ended up having to toss the cereal Sad smile)
  • Stairs (and beautiful kiddos)
  • Something I found (Ethan couldn’t find a Kreo piece he needed. Open-mouthed smile)
  • How I feel today … I wished the root beer was actual beer (and I no like beer)

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