Sisters in Love (Snow Sisters, Book One: Love in Bloom Series #1) [NOOK Book]

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"Sisters in Love" is a steamy contemporary romance with alpha male heroes and sexy, empowered women. They're flawed, funny, passionate, and very relatable for readers who enjoy new adult romance, contemporary romance, and women's fiction.

Voted BEST BOOK SERIES of 2013 by Supportive Business Moms, UK

Danica Snow has always been the smart, practical, and appropriate sister. As a therapist, she prides herself on making reasonable, conservative choices, even if a bit boring, and as...

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Sisters in Love (Snow Sisters, Book One: Love in Bloom Series #1)

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Overview

"Sisters in Love" is a steamy contemporary romance with alpha male heroes and sexy, empowered women. They're flawed, funny, passionate, and very relatable for readers who enjoy new adult romance, contemporary romance, and women's fiction.

Voted BEST BOOK SERIES of 2013 by Supportive Business Moms, UK

Danica Snow has always been the smart, practical, and appropriate sister. As a therapist, she prides herself on making reasonable, conservative choices, even if a bit boring, and as part of the Big Sister Program, she has little time for anything more in her life.

Blake Carter is a player. He never gets bored of conquering women, and with his sexy good looks and successful lifestyle, he has no trouble finding willing participants. When his friend and business partner dies in a tragic accident, he suddenly, desperately, wants to change his ways. The problem is, he doesn’t know how to stop doing what he does best.

When Blake walks into Danica’s office, the attraction between them is white hot, but Danica isn't the type to give into the heat and risk her career. Danica’s desire sets her on a path of self-discovery, where she begins to question every decision she’s ever made. Just this once, Danica wants to indulge in the pleasures of life she’s been so willingly ignoring, but with her Little Sister in turmoil and her biological sister’s promiscuousness weighing heavily on her heart, she isn’t sure it’s the right time to set her desires free.

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Meet the Author

NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHORMelissa Foster is a New York Times & USA Today bestselling and award-winning author. She writes contemporary romance, contemporary women's fiction, romantic suspense, thrillers, and historical fiction with emotionally compelling characters that stay with you long after you turn the last page. Her books have been recommended by USA Today's book blog, Hagerstown Magazine, The Patriot, and several other print venues. She is the founder of the Women's Nest, a social and support community for women, the World Literary Café. When she's not writing, Melissa helps authors navigate the publishing industry through her author training programs on Fostering Success. Melissa has been published in Calgary's Child Magazine, the Huffington Post, and Women Business Owners magazine.Melissa hosts an annual Aspiring Authors contest for children, and has painted and donated several murals to The Hospital for Sick Children in Washington, DC. Melissa's interests include her family, reading, writing, painting, friends, helping others see the positive side of life, and visiting Cape Cod.Melissa is available to chat with book clubs and welcomes comments and emails from her readers. Visit Melissa on The Women's Nest or her personal website."What sets Melissa Foster apart are her compelling characters who you care about... desperately. I dare you to read the first chapter and not be hooked." International bestseller, M.J. Rose"Melissa Foster is a wonderful connector of readers and books, a friend of authors, and a tireless advocate for women. She is the real deal"--Author Jennie ShortridgeAwards:HAVE NO SHAME2013 Readers Favorite Award, Gold Medal Winner (Southern Fiction)2013 Readers Favorite Award, Finalist (Historical Romance)TRACES OF KARA2013 Dan Poynter's Global eBook Award, Gold Medal Winner (Thriller)2013 Dan Poynter's Global eBook Award, Bronze Medal Winner (Suspense)MEGAN'S WAY2011 Beach Book Award Winner (Spirituality)2011 Readers Favorite Awards, Winner (Fiction/Drama), Finalist (Women's Fiction)2010 Next Generation Indie Book Award, Finalist (Spirituality)2011 New England Book Festival, Honorable Mention (Spirituality)CHASING AMANDA2011 Readers Favorite Awards, Winner (Paranormal), Finalist, (Women's Fiction, Mystery)2011 Dan Poynter's Global eBook Awards, Winner, (Paranormal)Top 10 Books of 2011, Pixel of InkAmazon Top 100 75+ Days runningIndie Reader's Bestselling List That Counts (8 weeks)Top Books of 2011, The Write AgendaCOME BACK TO ME2012 Next Generation Indie Book Awards, Finalist,2012 Readers Favorite Awards, Finalist2012 Kindle Book Review Best Indie Books Award, Finalist2011 Dan Poynter's Global Ebook Awards, FinalistTop 5 Must Read Books of 2011, IndieReaderTop Ten Books of 2011, Tea Time With MarceIndieReader Best Reviewed Books of 2011, Huffington Post
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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 24, 2013

    ...

    This book was an ok read. Didnt really play to any of my emotions. It was a bit predictable, and does not make me want to read the next book. I got through it ok but i couldnt say id recomend it.

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 2, 2013

    Sisters In Love On the surface of things, Sisters in Love is

    Sisters In Love




    On the surface of things, Sisters in Love is a love story. And essentially, this is a completely true description of the book. However, it is the style and skill of the writing that elevates it beyond the simple basic love story into an enjoyable novel that appeals for the reread and leaves you wanting more of the story. 




    The relationship between sisters Danica and Kaylee is a key point in this book. The sisters are extremely different and yet still very close. Their relationship and interactions is an aspect of the book that gives it more depth than your standard quick-read love story. It helps create a real feel for the characters, and leaves a desire to know more about how their story turns out.




    The male lead, Blake, is not a very likable person, at least on the surface. But the chapters written from his perspective help show the inner turmoil he feels and his desire for change, even when it isn't apparent in his behavior toward others.




    Danica being a Big Sister in the Big Sister/Little Sister program was mentioned and brought into the book as well. It didn't seem completely central to the main plot of the story, but did offer an opportunity for Danica to really explore some of the feelings and emotions that were going on in her own head, especially in terms of her relationship with her sister Kaylee.




    Overall, Sisters In Love was a very enjoyable book. The writing is simple enough to make it a relatively quick read, but in depth enough to make it something more than a quick fluff book. I am looking forward to reading the rest of the series.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 1, 2014

    It's ok!

    186 pg. The book was alright nothing special. Got a little slow in the middle but overall a decient book for free

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 28, 2014

    Sisters in Love

    Not my cup of tea in any way shape or form. Still can't figure out how I managed to force myself to finish, granted I did skim the last 10 chapters.
    Blake is a horrible character, I almost quit reading after 4 or 5 chapters because of his playboy behavior, which he relishs in. It's somewhat disgusting along with his thought process and how he justifies it all. His friend dies (who happens to be the only bearable character in the book) early on and Blake suddenly decides to change his ways. Danica is shy, extremely insecure, and jealous, which I found funny because she is a therapist. She doesn't know how to work out her own problems? Then she whines about not being able to date Blake with the no client/patient relationships, when it was really because she was insecure about what people would think. I also absolutely couldn't stand her sister Kaylie.
    Overall, this book was very, very rough. One of the more disappointing free books I've read.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 25, 2013

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    Melissa Foster pens "Sisters In love" in a plot filled

    Melissa Foster pens "Sisters In love" in a plot filled with heart warming romance. Between the authors clean writing, a great blend of drama/romance/love/passion, and her characters that were believable, relate-able and had great chemistry between the, I fell in love with the story and had a hard time putting the book down. A sweet love story with a touch of humor and growth that I highly recommend to all romance fans.

    This review is based on a complimentary copy from the author which was provided for an honest review.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 23, 2013

    I love the way that Melissa Foster writes. She takes some pretty

    I love the way that Melissa Foster writes. She takes some pretty common romance archetypes – the uptight woman not looking for love and the man ho looking for his next fling – and makes them unique. I am a romance reader so have read these characters hundreds of times in hundreds of ways and yet Foster brings something to the table that is new and fresh.




    As per the usual contemporary romance script, the characters start out a little grating. Danica is something of a prude and almost irrational in her behaviour and then add to the equation that she’s a therapist. I’m gonna be honest with you here, when I first read her I pictured Dana Carvey’s Church Lady from SNL. The saying for mechanics is that their cars are always in blocks in the driveway and this analogy fits for Danica. She’s a therapist who is great at giving advice and doesn’t hesitate for even a minute to share her gift whether people want it or not. She makes somewhat questionable choices in her own life. Blake is the pretty typical alpha male man-ho. Not a whole lot to recommend him beyond a pretty face and big muscles. Foster develops these characters rounding out their rough edges in a way that makes them not only likable but also relatable.




    Much of “Sisters in Love” builds the base for the rest of the series. We meet the sisters and get an introduction to their relationship and dynamic. As with all of us, we are different people in different relationships and environments and Fosters doesn’t discount that real life dynamic. At the end of the day, “Sisters in Love” is a romance in the truest sense of the word and is a well-written example of that genre.




    If you like romance pick up “Sisters in Love.”

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 21, 2013

     An amazing book with a lot of twists and turns. Melissa Foster

     An amazing book with a lot of twists and turns. Melissa Foster has quickly become on of my favorite authors.The way she grabs you and makes you feel for the characters is just not out there with a lot of newer authors. The Sisters in Love book is the first book in the Love in Bloom series. Each book centers  around a relationship. In this book it is Danica, the thirty-something therapist who is still finding herself meets Blake, the thirty-something player with a tendency to have one night stands never fully letting anyone else in. Until Danica.




    When Blake's best friend and business partner, Dave, dies in a tragic accident Blake calls a therapist recommended for him  by Dave himself prior to the accident. Little does he know that it is Danica the one woman he has met and can't seem to shake. The therapy sessions are so amazing with the sexual tension mixed with the struggle for both of them to maintain a professional relationship. 
    I love the way Melissa Foster manages to entertain me with the character's stories and also adding a bit of mystery for me too. I am really excited to start the second book in the series and really jump into these stories deeper.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 22, 2014

    Looks good!!!!!

    Looks good!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 7, 2014

    Don't bother

    This book sucks - waste of time characters were horrendous.

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  • Posted July 7, 2014

    The book was ok, not sure if I want to read the next one.

    The book was ok, not sure if I want to read the next one.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 23, 2014

    Naaa

    The love story was only in the last 30 lbs the rest is just bland build up the characters r not fleshed out.i wont bother to read about her sister. The writing was fine just not a great story.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 20, 2014

    Good read

    Good characters, well written, different story line. I liked most of it. A little too much therapy and too many issues for me.

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  • Posted June 18, 2014

    Blake and Danica were an amazing couple although they had to fig

    Blake and Danica were an amazing couple although they had to fight to get there. Danica is Blake's therapist and dating him is definitely
    against the rules.  After fighting the attraction Blake finally kisses Danica and effectively puts an end to the therapist/patient relationship.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 8, 2014

    Typos but good

    I enjoyed this book. It was different and cute.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 8, 2014

    ok

    ok

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 1, 2014

    A perfect romance book

    This book was amazing some parts arent for kids it cusses but its nothing of what you expected the perfect romance of a bad boy and a strict girl turning into a couple! I am now on the 2book and its turning out awesomely my cousin is on the third read this book to find everything you want in a relatainship!

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  • Posted May 24, 2014

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    Not a big fan of anything to do with therapy, but the book won me over

    Danica Snow doesn’t have a spontaneous bone in her body. Her clothes, her career, everything about her life is logically structured, with clear goals and never a step out of line — until Blake Carter appears.

    Still reeling from the recent death of his friend and the complicated and altogether confusing discovery of that friend’s biggest secrets, Blake can’t figure out how to reconcile the emotional side of his life with the side of him that’s spent years indiscriminately having one-night-stands. Now that his two conflicting ways of life have collided, he’s finding they don’t go so well together, a realization that lands him on the confessional couch of one Dr. Danica Snow, therapist.

    The Verdict...
    The therapy subject made for a really interesting getting to know each other bit, and it sort of stripped away a lot of the posturing people tend to do on their way to becoming a couple. I really liked seeing Blake work through the mess his late friend and business partner kept secret. It was an interesting turn that I didn’t expect at all, and it added a bit of mystery that seemed to fit in perfectly.

    I also loved Danica, the way she had it all together but realized that life according to plan wasn’t necessarily the most fulfilling one and questioned her choices; however, I felt like I understood Blake more than I did her. His thoughts reflected his attraction to her, as well as his emotions, whereas hers seemed more centered around how her attraction to him might destroy her professionally. Granted, her own feelings came into clear view later, but for a good while she was more introspective, comparing herself to her rather wild sister Kaylie. Unfortunately, their story came to an end sooner than I’d have liked, but as the first book in the series, I’m not too disappointed. I’m just off to read Kaylie’s story now!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 20, 2014

    Loved it

    I couldn't put it down

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 9, 2014

    Loved it

    A great book for those who love romance.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 4, 2014

    Good book

    You people should just read this novel yourselves and write your own review on this book. I really enjoyed reading this novel because I love romance novel very much. ShelleyMA

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