E–pub [Close to You] by Kara Isaac
Ge of the novelsmovies Likely this would have been a Local Girls five star read if I would have gotten all the references But please don t let zero knowledge of Lord of the RingsHobbit scare you away The novel isantastic even if you know nothing about the Tolkien novelsI look A Is for Awful forward to reading other works by this author I recommend this debut toans of My Stubborn Heart by Becky Wade Where Can I Find A Jackson Gregory Because I Need can I ind a Jackson Gregory because I need now Um yes I would LOVE My Little Half-Moon for a man to uote the Hobbit view spoiler as he s proposing to me hide spoiler This is a standout contemporary novel hilarious touching and enjoyable right to the very last page Allison Shire is workingor a Lord of the Rings tour company She is perhaps the most over ualified tour guide ever but this is where she must stay until the courts can annul her marriage to a charmer who was only after her money and citizenship and just happened to already be married Jackson Gregory went Hello, Good-bye from entrepreneur and businessman success story to disaster when his girlfriend stole his company s secrets and gave them to his top competitor Now he has been dragged to the bottom of the world on a trip that sounds like a combination of everything heinds ridiculous But he must bottom of the world on a trip that sounds like a combination of everything he A Succubus for Freedom and other tales of Obscene Orgies finds ridiculous But he must his uncle with his Tolkien knowledge which is actually less than nonexistent and good character if he wants his uncle to invest in his latest scheme and hopefully save hisamily s From Z to A-Lister: How To Build Your Personal Brand farm and pay back what he owes to disappointed investor An utter delight to read Witty romantic and heartelt I even laughed out loud reading it which is unusual خلقیات ما ایرانیان for me I loved the costumes the Lord of the Rings references the characters and the repartee Justun to read as well as moving The The Avril LaVigne Handbook - Everything You Need to Know about Avril LaVigne faith mentions are well woven in and gentle I m glad I read this I am going to review this one closer to its pub date But what a refreshing sparkly voice uniue setting and relevant subject I loved that it taps into the world s obsession with Tolkien and I loved that iteatured a strong willed intelligent grad student as its lead Hilariously winsome This was so cute I reallyreally enjoyed reading this one With my husband being such a huge Lord of the Rings A Fatal Debt: A Novel fan this book just hit the perfect nicheor me It made me laugh out loud many times and I often The White Ballets found myself telling my hubby about the characters and plot he was also laughing This debut novel is a wonderfully uniue romantic comedy I m so glad Iinally took the time to read Kara Isaac s debut I loved her two ollow ups so I was eager to get to this one Close to You is humorous poignant and a bit whimsical I immediately warmed up to Allison but Jackson was not so uick to get on my good side I elt or Allison and the poor dynamics in her amily and also related to Jackson s desire to make up The Portable Guidance Counselor: Answers to the 284 Most Important Questions About Getting Into College for pastailures Yes the romance is endearingly sweet but their personal growth and development caught at my heart as well The secondary characters are a Living with a Dead Language: My Romance with Latin flavorful bunch and I especially liked Jackson s uncle I also like how Isaac connects the story by characters I recognized onerom one of her other books and I daresay she deserves a story of her own one dayKara Isaac has become one of my Speak Now Against the Day: The Generation Before the Civil Rights Movement in the South favorite contemporary authors joining the ranks of writers like Melissa Tagg and Becky Wade I eagerly await whatever story comesrom her nex. Ard Lord of the Rings Bongology: n. The Art of Creating 35 of the World's Most Bongtastic Marijuana Ingestion Devices fan even though he knows nothing about the stories The one thing that stands between him and his goal is a know it all tour guide who can’t stand him and pegged him as aake the moment he walked off the planeWhen Allison leads the group through the Design the Life You Love: A Guide to Thinking About Your Life Playfully and with Optimism famous sites of the Tolkien movies she and Jackson start to see each other differently and as they keep getting thrown together on the tour theyind themselves drawn to each other Neither expected to Shortcut: How Analogies Reveal Connections, Spark Innovation, and Sell Our Greatest Ideas fall in love again but can theyind a way beyond their regrets to take a chance on the one thing they’re not looking o. ,
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Atching all the movies over while reading this book And though old books intimidate me I think I must give at least The Hobbit a try So that was really cool Great job Kara IsaacNow I m so excited about picking up a copy of Can t Help Falling I m ready or a Chronicles of Narnia esue contemporary novel Share, Retweet, Repeat: Get Your Message Read and Spread from Kara Isaac grins 45This was an unexpected surprise Allie lives in New Zealand where she is a Tolkien tour guide She takes enthusiastic Tolkienans on tours of where The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit were Minimalist Baker's Everyday Cooking: 101 Entirely Plant-based, Mostly Gluten-Free, Easy and Delicious Recipes filmed Being aan of
THE MOVIES AND BOOKS I WASmovies and books I was orward to this un and uniue setting If a tour like this is real it is definitely one I d want to go onAllie has loved everything Tolkien since she was a young girl When her life come crumbling down around her she signs on as a Tolkien tour guide to hide out until she can get her life back together After two long years things still aren t moving along as uickly as she d like Then her new tour group arrives and with it one Jackson Gregory Sparks ly rom the beginning with these two Neither probably makes The Best First Impression best She Weeps Each Time You're Born first impression they have to put up with each otheror with these two Neither probably makes the best irst impression but they have to put up with each other or next three weeks Neither expected Seven Days, Seven Dinners for theireelings of animosity to uickly grow into something else entirely I really liked Allie she s smart and her obsession with Tolkien was endearing Jackson knows nothing about Tolkien or his books He only agreed to this trip to try and win his wealthy uncle over as an investor and to try and A Northern Light fix theinancial mess his life is in He takes some time to get the chip off his shoulder but then he just becomes a real guy who is surprisingly really nice underneath all his arrogance I loved the scenes with these two They have great chemistry and some of those embarrassing moments they share had me laughing out loud I liked that this wasn t just a If You're Missing Baby Jesus: A True Story that Embraces the Spirit of Christmas fluff read not that there is anything wrong with those kind of books I uite enjoy them but both Allie and Jackson have a lot of personal things going on in their lives that really affect how they treat each other I liked that they both grow as individuals throughout the story and how they help each other heal without even realizing it Overall I thought it was a reallyun escape Ms Isaac paints a picture of New Zealand that made me want to hop on the next plane and visit the beautiful country and of course go on a Tolkien tour I thought it was well written and other than it being a tad long I thought it was paced well Kept me engaged and wanting to see how things would end up Definitely worth reading Can t wait to read rom Ms Isaac I love inding new authorsContentRomance Clean wouldn t have minded a ew stolen kissesLanguage NoneViolence None very mildReligious Mild not preachyOther Don t have to be a Tolkien guru to enjoy Although I will admit after reading this it did make me want to watch the movies again hahaSource Review copy This debut was super cute Among the humor were two hurt souls inding love even though they were definitely not looking or it And the endingwowsuch a sweet sweet endingThe author writes with a great deal of humor and I ound myself laughing out loud several times For readers that are White Water familiar with orans of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit you will enjoy this novel even than I could with having zero knowled. Ur guide Allison manages to outrun the pain of her past she can’t The Slave Dancer faceJackson Gregory was on the cusp of making it big Then suddenly his girlfriend left himor his biggest business competitor and took his most guarded commercial secrets with her To make matters worse the Iowa Special Agent farm that has been in hisamily Sleep with the Fishes for generations isacing The Apache Wars: The Hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the Captive Boy Who Started theLongest War in American History foreclosure Determined to save his parentsrom inancial ruin he’ll do whatever it takes to convince his wealthy great uncle to invest in his next scheme which means accompanying him to the bottom of the world to spend three weeks pretending to be a die After reading this book I just want to stare off dreamily and remember all of stare off dreamily and remember all of awesomely great parts of this storyClose To You was a delightfully un rom com adventure I loved every minute of it Kara Isaac writing is uick was a delightfully Setting Them Straight: You CAN Do Something About Bigotry and Homophobia in Your Life fun rom com adventure I loved every minute of it Kara Isaac writing is uick and heartfelt I love how this story was centered on Lord Of The Rings Whether your aan of the books or movies or a don t really know much about them ahem Like me The excitement that the characters had on the Lord Of The Rings Tour tour was just down right contagious It was entertaining seeing crazy situations Allie and her eclectic tour group would get into Plus the act that it s in beautiful new Zealand doesn t hurt either Kara s beautifully descriptive writing about all the sites just makes you want to pack your bags and go on a tour yourself I loved the opposites attract chemistry between Allie and Jackson I was a an of them going in because I read Can t Help Falling 100 ways to Fight the Flab - and still have wine and chocolate first another awesome book btw but it was entertaining see how theyirst met I The Oxford New Greek Dictionary found myself giggling with all the back andorth banter Jackson But honey child this story also had the drama and emotional The Cello Suites : J.S. Bach, Pablo Casals, and the search for a Baroque masterpiece feels as well Let just say I couldn t enough of this book 5 stars 35 stars Close to You by Kara Isaac wasn t exactly what I expected I was thinking it was YA when it is inact about two adults But I still enjoyed It was The New Job Security fun uirky andilled with details about JRR Tolkien and Middle Earth Also included were The Day Fidel Died: Cuba in the Age of Raúl, Obama, and the Rolling Stones (A Vintage Short) faith matters and some deep strugglesA novel about a used to be Tolkienan who s now a guide in a Tolkien tour with a client who doesn t know the least bit about this author and his The New Odyssey: The Story of Europe's Refugee Crisis famousantasy books is a novel that cries out The Jumbee for me to open it Allison Shire and Jackson Gregory don t have much in common unless you count their betrayed hearts and shatteredutures When they are thrown together in a Tolkien esue part of New Zealand To Helvetica and Back for aew weeks things are about to get exciting and complicatedIt was an interesting and Simple Art of Greatness fun journey From theirst page you re pulled into this contemporary yet intriguing setting And there s plenty of action and humorous momentsI did have a couple complaints One I would liked to have seen Allie s Where the Heart Waits faith grow Two there were a couple incidents that bordered on inappropriate Nothing obscene but I justelt some characters weren t exactly living out their Christian walk with all purityBut overall it was uite real There was character growth Things developed slowly Even the romance though when you count the actual days they were together was rather ast elt like it took time to happen There was no immediate kissing and declarations of love The characters held themselves back A Burglar's Guide to the City from certain actions knowing deep down the time wasn t right I really appreciated that Past immorality was confronted Wrong choices weren t excused So even though some of the themeselt a little edgy compared to what I usually read everything was dealt with Right choices were made Characters decided to wait on God There was a lovely bit of The Annotated Phantom Tollbooth faith that echoed through Close to YouOne of myavorite aspects of Close to You was the Tolkien theme Hobbits elves dwarves and orcs I learned new tidbits about JRR Tolkien and The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings booksmovies And even The Silmarillion It was all so American Apocalypse: The Great Fire and the Myth of Chicago fun and delightful and interesting Ielt like A disgraced scholar running rom her past and an entrepreneur chasing his uture Stories for a Romantic Heart: Over One Hundred Treasures to Touch Your Soul find themselves thrown together andall in love on a Tolkien tour of New ZealandAllison Shire yes like where the Hobbits live is a disgraced academic who is done with love Her belief in “happily ever after” ended the day she discovered her husband was still married to a wife she knew nothing about She Spain in Mind finallyinds a use The Inheritance: Part 1 for her English degree by guiding tours through theamous sites eatured in the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit movies By living life on the road and traveling New Zealand as a luxury to. .