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The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories

The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories

By Celeste Fletcher McHale
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.17 Stars

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On 7/3 sesquius wrote: Once upon a time I lived in Louisiana and Mississippi, so the story of Colin and Jacey intrigued me, looking forward to reliving my days in the southern states in a romantic vibe. Jacey and Colin initially met on top of a roof, during a flood that swirled around them. They were rescued, but Jacey ended ... Felt flat

sesquius' Rating:

2 Stars

On 7/1 Emily Acker wrote: Published by: Thomas Nelson Written by: Celeste Fletcher McHale I love a good book that you can lose yourself in, and that's what this one was for me. I was happy to have the chance to read and review The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories. This book tells the story of a man and woman who had their ... Fun to Read - My Review of The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories

Emily's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/30 Cathy wrote: I had been eagerly anticipating this book after having read, The Secret to Hummingbird Cake by this author. I was thrilled when I saw the cover of The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories and couldn't wait to start reading it once I had it in my hands. I have to say that it took awhile for me to ... The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories

Cathy's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/27 The Lady Prefers To Save wrote: Hello again, everyone. Tonight finds us in a new book review and this time it’s The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories, by Celeste Fletcher McHale. This novel tells the story Jacey and Colin, a young couple who spins a tale of how they’re loved blossomed in their teenage years in the Mississippi ... Book Review: The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories, by Celeste Fletcher McHale

The Lady Prefers To Save's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/23 Mandy Fender wrote: I enjoyed reading this book. It has all the makings of a Hallmark movie, but mix in a little Lifetime movie into it too because it is not squeaky clean. The story itself is well written and the characters are believable to an extent. I really liked the relationship between Jacey and her best friend Georgia—Georgia ... Hallmark/Lifetime mash up type story

Mandy's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/12 Raechel K. wrote: This book sounded good from the description, and with its added lovely cover, I requested it for review. And at first I thought maybe I’d enjoy it as a light fluffy read, but as I got even just a couple chapters in, I was disturbed by some of its content. There were a lot of innuendos, crudeness, and ... The Sweet Smell of Magnolia's and Memories by Celeste Fletcher McHale ~ book review

Raechel K.'s Rating:

2 Stars

On 6/8 Amy Lowery wrote: Book Description: “There’s no time,” Colin said. “You have to go. Find me, call me . . .” Jacey and Colin shared the three most intense days of their lives together, waiting for help as Mississippi floodwaters surrounded them. Jacey knew Colin was the love of her life—until her rescue boat ... Book Review

Amy 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/4 thischattanoogamommysaves wrote: I've read many books lately, but this has to be among my top 3 favorites- if not my absolute favorite! It's well written and relatable. It draws the reader in and keeps them on the edge of their seat. I love that there are twists and turns that aren't predictable.   The books stands alone and isn't ... AMAZING READ!

thischattanoogamommysaves' Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/4 Reader wrote: This book has a lot of interesting twists in the plot.  It starts with dramatically with a rescue from a rooftop during a flood.  The tension, the terror and shocking aftermath are vividly portrayed.  The reader is drawn into Jacey's confusion from a head injury and subsequent post traumatic ... The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories by Celeste Fletcher McHale

Reader's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/4 Sadie VanderKodde wrote: I thought the synopsis of this book was intriguing: man and woman meet on a rooftop during an epic flood, fall in love quickly and deeply, but get separated. She has amnesia. He can't find her. They don't meet again until a year later when he is the minister at a wedding she's a bridesmaid in. Unfortunately, ... The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories by Celeste Fletcher McHale

Sadie's Rating:

2 Stars