Enchanting Nicholette

  • Author: Dawn Crandall
  • Publisher: Whitaker House; Novella edition
  • Print Length: 176 pages
  • Release Date: October 9, 2018
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  • GenreChristian
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Book Summary

In this captivating novella by Dawn Crandall, Nicholette Everstone is already a widow at the age of twenty-two: her husband was murdered on their wedding day. She has just returned to Boston after two years of mourning in Europe. Although her husband was loving, the marriage was an arranged one, and Nicholette would like to wed again–this time for love…and to someone safe.

As she acclimates to life in Back Bay again, Nicholette meets someone she can’t help but fall for. But when she learns of the danger and sacrifices Cal Hawthorne takes on for the safety of others, will her heart be strong enough to keep her fears of “what if” at bay?

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About The Author

Dawn Crandall's debut Gilded Age Victorian romance, "The Hesitant Heiress," was a 2015 ACFW Carol award finalist in the debut category and received the 2015 Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence, the 2015 Write Touch Reader's Choice Award and the 2015 Romancing the Novel Reader's Choice Award. Her follow-up novel, "The Bound Heart," received the 2016 Laurel Award from Clash of the Titles. Dawn earned a BA in Christian Education from Taylor University. She's been balancing books and babies lately as her two sons were both born as the first four books of her Everstone Chronicles series were being released from Whitaker House from 2014 to 2016. Dawn lives with her husband and two young sons on a hobby farm in her hometown in northeast Indiana.

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Book Review by Bree Herron

This novella is as enchanting as its title. I really liked the conflicting emotions that Nicholette felt during her journey back to love. The setting was divine and one that had me traveling back east. I thought the historical points and the mourning period was done perfectly and it was easy to get caught up in the story.  To encourage a reader to pick this book up is an understatement. It is a quick and wonderful read that many will find fluttering their heartstrings and having them eager to read the other books in the series.

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**DISCLAIMER: I was provided an opportunity to read this book as an Advanced Reader Copy in return for a fair and honest review.


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