Thursday, July 7, 2016

Thirsty Thursday and Hungry Hearts - 7.7.16

Thirsty Thursday and Hungry Hearts
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A meme to share some food and/or drink quotes found in current reads.


First Comes Love
by Emily Giffin
-ChickLit
Amazon | Goodreads

In this dazzling new novel, Emily Giffin, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Something Borrowed, Where We Belong, and The One & Only introduces a pair of sisters who find themselves at a crossroads.

Growing up, Josie and Meredith Garland shared a loving, if sometimes contentious relationship. Josie was impulsive, spirited, and outgoing; Meredith hardworking, thoughtful, and reserved. When tragedy strikes their family, their different responses to the event splinter their delicate bond.

Fifteen years later, Josie and Meredith are in their late thirties, following very different paths. Josie, a first grade teacher, is single—and this close to swearing off dating for good. What she wants more than the right guy, however, is to become a mother—a feeling that is heightened when her ex-boyfriend’s daughter ends up in her class. Determined to have the future she’s always wanted, Josie decides to take matters into her own hands.

On the outside, Meredith is the model daughter with the perfect life. A successful attorney, she’s married to a wonderful man, and together they’re raising a beautiful four-year-old daughter. Yet lately, Meredith feels dissatisfied and restless, secretly wondering if she chose the life that was expected of her rather than the one she truly desired.

As the anniversary of their tragedy looms and painful secrets from the past begin to surface, Josie and Meredith must not only confront the issues that divide them, but also come to terms with their own choices. In their journey toward understanding and forgiveness, both sisters discover they need each other more than they knew . . . and that in the recipe for true happiness, love always comes first.

Emotionally honest and utterly enthralling, First Comes Love is a story about family, friendship, and the courage to follow your own heart—wherever that may lead.



QUOTE:
"So ol' Willy gave you a hall pass tonight?" Gabe asked over fish tacos, guacamole, and a couple of ice-cold Coronas. -chapter 9, page 100, ARC

=====> Tacos are always yummy ;-)
Mahi Mahi tacos from Bonita Taqueria (here) are delish!




3 comments:

  1. That picture really has me licking my lips lol.

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  2. Okay, definitely yummy! Only maybe a margarita instead of a Corona. lol.

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  3. Fish tacos!!!! I haven't had them a while. Now you have me craving. :)

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