Shirley Jump ð 5 eviewThis book just never grabbed me It s a fluff book which
Is Fine But Thefine but the still needs to hang together and the characters still but the plot still needs to hang together and the characters still to be likable and to behave in ealistic ways in order for me to enjoy it I liked the heroine Carrie well enough She was nice and elatable despite being aised as a princess and didn t show any snobby or TSTL characteristics that you so often see with omance novel heroines So that was good at leastHowever the est of the book just didn t work for me For starters I didn t connect with Daniel s character at all It felt like the author couldn t see him nearly as well as she could Carrie "His Personality Was A Weird Mish Mash "personality was a weird mish mash contradicting traits and motivations that made him seem at varying times stupid heartless and weak And yet at the same time Carrie was gushing about what a fantastic man he was It didn t jiveNo matter how many times the author went over how Daniel was an absentee father until his almost ex wife died unexpectedly I still didn t believe any functioning adult could be THAT clueless about how to interact with his own child I mean is there anyone alive who doesn t ealize that a little girl s make believe tea party does not involve eal tea Come on nobody s that dumb And not wanting to put on the girlie scarf she gave him to wear at the tea party because he thought it was embarrassingin the privacy of his own home Dude get the stick out of your butt Things like that happen all throughout the book and Daniel actually has to fight to overcome his embarrassment in order to do ight by his daughter It makes him look like a self involved prick ather than a lonely widower who desperately loves his child The book constantly tries Carlita Santaro has never felt like a proper princess and she's finally escaped the palace for the small town of Winter HavenDaniel is an award winning jou. ,
O make out like Daniel has a good "heart and eally wants to do the ight "and eally wants to do the ight but just Doesn T Know What The t know what the thing is But all the actual interactions between father and daughter show that the problem wasn t his lack of parenting knowledge but his own selfish desire to keep being the jerk he d been prior to his
Wife S DeathThe Sames deathThe same were present when it came to his job He complained constantly about how working for the tabloid TV station went against everything he believed in as a journalistbut when push came to shove he actually had a lot of things in common with that line of work When he found out some scandalous information about Carrie he actually had a eally eally hard time deciding not to use it to uin her life This is a woman he s made out with introduced to his daughter and assured she could trust him completely And this was still a tough decision for him Wow what a heartless snake And he even continues to wrestle with this decision after everyone in the story whom he claims to care about has told him that people are important than the story His mother tells him about how his father uined some poor innocent man s life by being so driven to publish the story that he didn t adeuately check his facts The man committed suicide as a direct esult and Daniel s father never ecovered Daniel listens to this story and then goes ight back to trying to decide whether or not he should uin Carrie s life as if it had no impact on him whatsoever He even goes to talk to Carrie and he a doesn t clue her in to the scandalous info he s found and b sits there while she goes on and on about how he s such a good man and she trusts him implicitlyand he leaves and still can. Rnalist but now as a single dad he's working on a gossip show better hours but ock bottom morals His boss orders Daniel to test suspiciously down to earth.
T decide whether or not to screw her Are you kidding me This guy is a monsterAnd such a hypocrite too He constantly threw stones his tabloid boss s heartless me This guy is a monsterAnd such a hypocrite too He constantly threw stones at his tabloid boss s heartless to get atings at all costs but then in practically the next sentence he talks about how his pulitzer prize winning father also how his Pulitzer prize winning father also it into his brain that journalism was all about the endless uest for atings And when he found out Carrie s scandalous secret he freely admitted that the old him would have been foaming at the mouth to splash it across the headlines So how exactly is he any different from his new tabloid employers He s not He just considers himself to be better than everyone else That HIS drive for atings is some how nobler than his boss s when the end esult is exactly the sameuite frankly I didn t sympathize with Daniel s situation at all He didn t even actually seem to like his ca Miniseries Once Upon a KissCategory Classic Romance The title of the book caught my interest that s why I bought it I love the twist and the characters of the story especially Daniel s baby Annabelle I found her cute and adorable She eminds me of my favorite character in one of the novel I wrote Miniseries Once Upon a KissCategory Classic Romance eh not horrible not fabulous didn t eally hold my attention Potential yes Delivery was uaint but fairytale short A darling book So perfect to curl up It was a uick ead but in no way short on heart If you e looking for a sweet omance between two characters you oot for you can t go wrong with this modern fairy tale by Shirley Jump Me gust mucho porue fue como un medio de proyecci n especialmente en momentos en ue la llamaban Carlita Fue encantador It was oka. Carlita is she eally oyal or just posing as a princessCarlita captivates Daniel but soon he'll have to choose Should he follow the headlines or his hear. ,