Tongue-in-cheek humor lifts this weird but fun hybrid, part knitting cozy, part paranormal romance, from romance veteran Bretton (Just Desserts). After a classy. Casting Spells By Barbara Bretton – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. Casting Spells (Sugar Maple, book 1) by Barbara Bretton – book cover, description, publication history.
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I’m not sure I am. You’ll freeze your nipples off. The Sugar Maple Chronicles Author: What I didn’t expect was that Bretton would try to normalize Sugar Maple the town in which the story took place so much that it was devoid of any excitement.
And she has to give birth to a girl by thirty-five or something to keep the spell going. Actually, if the alternating first person were between Chloe and her “best friend” whatshisname–call him Elf, because he is, naturally–it might have worked.
Castign 24, Marie rated it did not like it Shelves: I’m not trying to be a negative nelly but there were quite a few typos and several inconsistencies, one of which completely disrupted the flow of the story. An author who has the same 1st and bdetton initial.
If you enjoy paranormal cozy mysteries generously seasoned with romance, I’d give this book a whirl, especially if you enjoy a little humor and a lot of knitting! Barbara is Currently Reading. But this is Twu Bfetton Mar 29, Spring Baxter rated it it was amazing Shelves: Vou ler os seguintes, com certeza. Barbara Bretton knits a story using the magic of vampires, witches, and fairies. It seemed to me that Aerynn’s protective blessing was still getting the job done even if we had had a few close calls over the last year or two.
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I handed out goodie bags of knitting gadgets and yarn samples and smiled at the oohs and ahhs of appreciation. The shawls on that shelf are for display only. Return to Book Page. I nodded and stifled another yawn.
Sugar Maple looks like any bucolic Vermont town, but when the tourists go home it’s a different story—inhabited as it is with warlocks, sprites, vampires, witches, and an ancient secret. Paperbackpages. Refresh and try again. What a fun read I totally loved this little town in Vermont and all of its quirky and magical characters.
I don’t know exactly who did the voting but I owe each of those wonderful knitters some quiviut and a margarita. The town has been on a relentless campaign to find her a magical love-of-her-life, but nothing works.
I swiped her platinum AmEx through the machine and slid the receipt across the counter for her signature. E sim, este romance tem-nos todos! Winter comes early to our part of Vermont. An imaginative and charming tale. Barbara Bretton Goodreads Author. One night a visitor to town dies and now the state has questions. My friends and neighbors have been casting spells to help me find Mr. My human father had been killed instantly. Ages ago a powerful sorceress cast a spell of protection over the village that would las Around the Year in 52 Books Reading Challenge.
Bretton charmingly depicts how love empowers Chloe and awakens Luke to some major surprises.
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A place barbsra them to live protected from the outside world. We both knew she had already put out the call to her daughter but we’re all about keeping up appearances here in Sugar Maple. This one is a fast, fun read with a great romance in the works Interesting beginning to this series.
MacKenzie’s presence could threaten the very existence of Sugar Maple as he pokes into things better left alone. Pretty people are supposed to get a free ride through this life and possibly the next one too. I even watched my grandmother and great grandmother use spinning wheels to spin wool into yarn.
Apr 13, Kelly H. It was a little before ten by the time everyone exchanged names and phone numbers and email addresses. But the locals totally raised her out of the goodness of their hearts and just love her so much.
It didn’t mean anything. My daughter Vonnie can have it open in a heartbeat. But the town has its first murder, and the state, realizing that they don’t even have a policeman in the town, sends Luke to investigate and set up shop as the new police force.
We could have frozen to death up there in the woods. It kinda broke my heart because I really liked this book.
I can feel the difference. One thing I didn’t need was another lecture on love from Sugar Maple’s two most dangerous matchmakers.