Customer Reviews for

Finally Home (Hope Springs Series #3)

Average Rating 4.5
( 4 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing all of 4 Customer Reviews
Page 1 of 1
  • Anonymous

    Posted December 9, 2013


    This was a short but sweet part of a book. I liked the romance. Thanks for the short read. J... :-@

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Posted December 3, 2013

    more from this reviewer

    What a sweet, fun, charming read! The Lazy Windmill is the name

    What a sweet, fun, charming read! The Lazy Windmill is the name of the ranch in South Dakota where this book takes place, and it is anything but lazy. From beginning to end this book has something going on all the time.If you love stories about misfits then you will have no problem falling in love with every single character in this book.

    Casie and Colt have known each other since they were in school. They have shared a kiss, but now Colt is ready to share his life – all he has to do is convince Casie. However, as you will read, it proves way more difficult than it sounds. Casie and Colt serve as surrogate parents for their brood which consist of Emily, Sophia and Ty. All three are teenagers that need love, stability, safety, and most importantly someone who believes in them. All three are unique characters with their own stories to tell,and all three will have your heart tied in knots.

    There is A LOT going on in this book. You have the main story of Casie and Colt, but each secondary character, Emily, Sophia and Ty, along with the ranch’s guests all have equally interesting and appealing stories. They are all woven together beautifully and flow smoothly to give you a heart-warming read. Symbolism is strong throughout the book, but it just adds to the charm and warmth of the read. You will be left thinking yes there are still good people left in the world, and wishing there were a few more “Casie” and “Colts” out there – especially for young trouble teenagers.

    Rating: 4

    Heat Rating: Sweet

    Reviewed by: A. Lyn

    Courtesy of My Book Addiction and More

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Posted February 3, 2014

    more from this reviewer

    Finally Home by Lois Grieman Series continues with Casie still o

    Finally Home by Lois Grieman
    Series continues with Casie still on the ranch where her father had left her everything when he died. Emily is there cooking and raising the goats along with Bliss her daughter.
    Sophie is there when her father has other things to do on the island with young woman. Ty is from a neighboring farm and helps them out daily. Colt is a bronc rider but likes to help them fix things around the ranch.
    Casie has taken in strays-not only people but animals so the ranch is fast growing. Emily also bakes for neighbors and makes a good profit. They take boarders in for a week that also helps pay for the ranch.
    Each of the guests and people who work at the ranch have their own problems and it's interesting to see how they want to help the others out, sometimes it's not the right choice but it's up to them to decide...
    I received this book from The Kennsington Books in exchange for my honest review

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Posted January 27, 2014

    Didn't want it to end! It¿s almost Christmas, and life has reac

    Didn't want it to end!

    It’s almost Christmas, and life has reached a tenuous calm in Finally Home, the third book in Lois Greiman’s Hope Springs series. Three wayward teenagers have mostly settled in at the Lazy Windmill Ranch. Emily dotes on her newborn while running the kitchen, Sophie struggles for acceptance despite her uppity nature, and Ty grapples with his shaky self-worth as he tends his beloved horses. Even a newborn lamb has found a place in the household. As for the adults, Casie Carmichael continues to manage her ranch while fighting off longtime admirer Colt Dickenson, who won’t take no for an answer regarding marriage.

    Tranquility disappears with the paying guests and visitors: a city couple that has problems seeing beyond their own lifestyle, Sophie’s divorced and still squabbling parents, and a mysterious young man whose intentions are anything but clear. Through hidden fears and selfish motives, Greiman creates characters so real and charged you can hear their hearts beating.

    The result is a complex plot where misguided and dysfunctional adults act as catalysts for a younger generation fighting to find their way. Along with senseless behavior that upends everyone’s stability, there’s plenty of wise and loving humor. Life presents disagreements and issues that strike at the core of our being. But that doesn’t mean relationships aren’t possible or worth the effort, and the concept of family takes on broader meaning. This is a moving story of love and regret, compassion and hope, tension and tenderness.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing all of 4 Customer Reviews
Page 1 of 1