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Perennials

Perennials

By Julie Cantrell
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.05 Stars

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On 2/16 Kellie Riojas wrote: When two estranged sisters reunite for their parents’ 50th anniversary, a family tragedy brings unexpected lessons of hope and healing amid the flowers of their mother’s perennial garden.Eva—known to all as Lovey—grew up in Oxford, MS, surrounded by literary history and her mother's stunning ... Perennials: A Review

Kellie 's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/4 Karin Beery wrote: I get it - in fiction, the reader is supposed to suspend belief a bit to accommodate for the drama of the story, but this book just asked too much of it in too many places, which made it difficult to relate to (and root for) the characters. (SPOILER ALERTS) It all starts with a shed fire when the main ... Weak set-up made it hard to relate to/root for the characters

Karin's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/23 Jennifer Newsom wrote: The story was deeply captivating and at the same time, frustrating. Lovey, the main character of the book (real name Eva), seems to always come out with the bad end of the stick. It takes a flight hundreds of miles away, leaving her family behind for years, a bad relationship and some New Age nuances ... Great Book!

Jennifer's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/20 Emily Acker wrote: Published by: Thomas Nelson Written by: Julie Cantrell After reading about this book, I was anxious to have the chance to read and review it. Perennials tells the story of a woman who is hurting because of her past. This woman must come to peace with her family and the hurts that she received when ... Interesting and Touching but a Bit "New Age" - My Review of Perennials

Emily's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/14 LifeLoveTruth wrote: This is a novel, a work of fiction. It is written in the Christian genre. Julie Cantrell begins her book with a Prologue. She spreads her actual content, the novel's material, across 34 chapters. She ends with a brief Author Note, Acknowledgements, and Discussion Questions. These questions seem to be ... Inspiring & Realistic

LifeLoveTruth's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/5 Jamie Lapeyrolerie wrote: I always appreciate a novel that deals with difficult and hard topics. One such topic that often fits both of those descriptions? Family. And that’s exactly what Cantrell tackled with her latest release. While there were many pieces of this novel I enjoyed (her writing, her story building, her ode ... Perennials by Julie Cantrell | Book Review

Jamie's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/3 Lisa Johnson wrote: When I first read the synopsis of the book, I was really looking forward to reading Julie’s latest offering. It wasn’t too long into the book that I kind of wondered what I got myself into. Let me explain. There are some ideas mentioned in the story that I was uncomfortable with and unsure what ... Perennials

Lisa's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/1 Evie Harris wrote: Perennials, a novel by Julie Cantrell, is the touching story about Eva (also known as Lovey) Sutherland. Raised in Oxford, Mississippi she had deep Southern roots, but due to a problematic relationship with her older sister she left her family once she turned eighteen. Now, in her forties and having ... A Heartwarming Story

Evie 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/27 Leslie wrote: Perennials by Julie Cantrell was a fun read for me. It's based initially in Arizona but then moves to Oxford, Mississippi which was something relatable to me since I grew up in the Deep South. Perennials tells the story of Eva/Lovey who is a single 45 year old woman climbing the corporate ladder ... Perennials by Julie Cantrell {A Book Review}

Leslie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/21 Katie Adauto wrote: efore you assume this is a book about gardening, let me assure you it is a wonderful novel by Julie Cantrell. I had heard her name before, but this was the first book I have read by her. Is it ok to admit that I picked it because I like flowers and the cover was pretty? Well, I did! So, when I first ... Perennials (Review)

Katie Adauto's Rating:

4 Stars