Book Review: Sweet Tea and Secrets, by Nancy Naigle
Title: Sweet Tea and Secrets
Author: Nancy Naigle
Sweet Tea and Secrets, an Adams Grove Novel, Book 1 is a polished and sophisticated, yet laidback novel with a down home country feel. From the start, I felt like I was pulled right into the quaint town of Adams Grove. The relationship between Jill and Garrett was fun and sassy. I loved the physical tension and how it was sweet—exactly right up my alley. The re-development of their relationship was something that kept my interest throughout the novel.
Ms. Naigle’s writing style was detailed but not with an overkill of unnecessary information. The plot line was exciting and very believable, and I wanted to know more when the story ended. This story was so compelling. I would love to read more about Jill and Garrett and the characters of Adams Grove. I give Ms. Naigle 5 Stars for Outstanding Fiction.
About the Book
Returning back to Adams Grove after the death of her grandmother, Pearl Clemmons, Jill is met with mixed emotions—she’s mourning the loss of Pearl but also not exactly excited to see her ex-fiancé, Garrett Malloy. She stays at her grandmother’s home to get her estate situated and there are a series of break-ins. That’s when they begin to realize their lives are in danger. Will Jill and Garrett find a way to escape the present danger and rekindle their romance?
About the Author
USA Today bestselling author Nancy Naigle whips up small-town love stories with a whole lot of heart. She began her popular contemporary romance series, Adams Grove while juggling a successful career in finance and life on a seventy-six-acre farm. Over twenty-five novels later, Nancy is a Romance Writers of America and ACFW Honor Roll author. Her books have been translated into multiple languages and received favorable reviews from major trade journals. In 2018, Crown Media brought two of Nancy's novels, Christmas Joy and Hope at Christmas to life. She also novelized two Hallmark Original Movies set in the town of Evergreen, and the third is a work in progress, bringing the whole story and bonus epilogues to Hallmark fans. Watch for The Secret Ingredient and Sand Dollar Cove coming later this year. Now happily retired from a career in the financial industry, she devotes her time to writing, antiquing, and horseback riding with friends. A Virginia girl at heart, Nancy now calls North Carolina home. Download a complete list of Nancy's books at her website, then stay up to date with future releases by joining Nancy's free newsletter or visit her on Facebook and Twitter.
About the Reviewer
Joanne Troppello is an author, writer, and poet. She is the publisher of the online Christian lifestyle magazine, Mustard Seed Sentinel. Connect with Joanne on Twitter. You can find Joanne on these social media channels—Twitter, Facebook, Parler, Spreely, and Clouthub—with the same username, @JoanneTroppello—and @joannetroppello.mseedsentinel on Instagram. Visit the Mustard Seed Sentinel YouTube Channel. Check out MSS Healthy Living.