Mermaid Moon Review and Giveaway

Mermaid Moon
by Colleen Coble
Thomas Nelson
ISBN 9781401690281
Mallory’s mother died fifteen years ago. But her father’s last words on the phone were unmistakable: “Find . . . mother.”

Shame and confusion have kept Mallory Davis from her home for the last fifteen years, but when her dad mysteriously dies on his mail boat route, she doesn’t have any choice but to go back to Mermaid Point.

Mallory believes her father was murdered and childhood sweetheart Kevin O’Connor, game warden in Downeast Maine, confirms her suspicions. But Kevin is wary of helping Mallory in her search. She broke his heart—and left—without a word, years ago.

When Mallory begins receiving threats on her own life—and her beloved teenage daughter, Haylie—their search intensifies. There’s a tangled web within the supposed murder, and it involves much more than what meets the eye.

As answers begin to fall into place, Mallory realizes her search is about more than finding her father’s killer—it is also about finding herself again . . . and possibly about healing what was broken so long ago with Kevin. She just has to stay alive long enough to put all the pieces together.

About the author

colleen-coble

USAToday bestselling author Colleen Coble lives with her husband, Dave, in Indiana. She is the author of dozens of novels including the Rock Harbor Series, the Aloha Reef Series, the Mercy Falls Series, the Hope Beach Series, the Lonestar Series and two Women of Faith fiction selections, Alaska Twilight and Midnight Sea. She has more than 2 million books in print.

Connect with Colleen on her website, Facebook and Twitter.

My review:

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It seems that my Kindle is suddenly flooded with Colleen Coble’s books and I’m not complaining at all. You’ll be seeing a lot of reviews of her work coming up here in the next month. She does a fine job of writing romantic suspense!

This is book 2 in the Sunset Cove series. I’m not reading them in the right order – the first one is The Inn At Ocean’s Edge, which I’m reading presently – however, each story is complete in itself.

Let me tell you that like the author’s Sea Grass Pier that I read and reviewed a while back, Mermaid Moon had me completely absorbed and I didn’t welcome interruptions to my reading of it! The plot was fantastic and the underlying story of love, forgiveness, second chances and grace made it a very memorable tale.

(I received a copy of this book from the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.)

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Celebrate the release of Mermaid Moon with Colleen and
a mystery e-reader prize pack giveaway!

(Due to publisher shipping restrictions, the giveaway is open to US residents only.)

One grand prize winner will receive:
A copy of Mermaid Moon
A Kindle Fire
A mermaid necklace
A pair of mermaid earrings
Enter today by clicking the icon below. But hurry! The giveaway ends on February 1st. The winner will be announced February 2nd on the Litfuse blog.
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  1. I never read anything by that author. But stories like that fascinate me… people going away for a long time, then returning, mysteries… Life is so full of them. Might give this one a try:-)

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  2. I’m not sure what kind of books you like, Eli, but I certainly enjoy Colleen Coble’s offerings.

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  3. That sounds like a really interesting premise! 😀 Thanks so much for the giveaway! I’d love to check out this book!

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    1. I enjoyed it a lot, Farrah. Good luck with the giveaway.

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  4. Thanks for sharing this review on Literacy Musing Mondays. The book sounds lovely. I am entering the giveaway with fingers crossed.

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    1. My pleasure, Mary. Good luck with the giveaway!

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  5. This seems interesting.. Would love to try out the author… however I happen to be such a paperback person.. Just cant get myself to e-books… But now I feel I may be missing out on soo much…. like this giveway 🙂

    time to switch I guess

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    1. I’ve moved over completely to e-books, Ramya, simply because
      a. I have no more space for my collection and
      b. They’re so much more convenient when travelling.

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  6. I like romantic suspense. Seems like a good read Corinne

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    1. Then you’ll love Colleen Coble’s books, Ramya.

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  7. Saved this for my Reading list of 2016. I have not read Romantic Thrillers…. I have to, Corinne.

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    1. You must give them a try, Vasantha!

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  8. It sounds intriguing, I love a good book, I just finished The Boy in the Stripped Pyjamas and enjoyed that, it’s been out for many years and I believe there is a movie which I haven’t seen. Thanks for linking up, I’ve been off wifi for a few days so please can you remind me in a tweet when your next link up is, thanks lovely #mg

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