The Secret Ingredient of Wishes: A Novel
|Rating||:||4.94 (758 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||304 Pages|
When the consequences threaten to ruin everything she’s begun to build in Nowhere, Rachel must come to terms with who she is and what she can do, or risk losing the people she’s starting to loveand her chance at happinessall over again.. As she settles into the small town, Rachel hopes her own secrets will stay hidden, but wishes start piling up everywhere Rachel goes. So when Rachel accidentally grants an outlandish wish for the first time in years, she decides it’s time to leave her hometownand her pastbehind for good. 26-year-old Rachel Monroe has spent her whole life trying to keep a very unusual secret: she can make wishes come true. Rachel also meets Catch’s neighbor, Ashe, a Southern gentleman with a complicated past, who makes her want to believe in happily-ever-after for the first time in her life. Rachel isn’t on the road long before she runs out of gas in a town that’s not on her map: Nowhere, North Carolinaalso known as the town of “Lost and Found.” In Nowhere, Rachel is taken in by a spit-fire old woman, Catch, who possesses a
A magical book I’ve been dying to read this book since I read the synopsis and it didn’t disappoint! A charming North Carolina town, magic, pies, secrets, a hot neighbor—what’s not to love? This magical story is about finding yourself and choosing to be happy. The characters are complex and memorable and Nowhere drew me right in. I loved the emotion behind Rachel’s desire to stop the wishes. The romance with Ashe wa. I'm so glad I ordered this book I'm so glad I ordered this book! The story is entertaining and enticing enough to make me want to see it through to the end. It was just what I needed to release the stress. Now I am craving pie and looking forward to Susan Bishop Crispell's next book!. Basketball mom said Five Stars. Came quickly best book I have read in ages!
If you don't already believe in magic, you will, when you arrive in Nowhere, North Carolina along with Rachel Monroe, meet the town's charismatic residents, and learn everyone's secrets, hopes, and deepest fears. I adored this story of romance and friendship, heartache and healing , and the transformative power of hope."--Loretta Nyhan, author of I'll Be Seeing You and All the Good Parts "Susan Bishop Crispell delivers a page-turning and moving story of family, love, and second chances complete with touches of humor and heartache. A delectable read."--Shelley Noble, New York Times-bestselling author of Whisper Beach"Susan Bishop Crispell has created a magical world where secrets are baked into pies, wishes do come true, and second chances are possible. Sarah Addison Allen fans will flock to Crispell's charming novel, leaving the last page as
SUSAN BISHOP CRISPELL earned a BFA in creative writing from the University of North Carolina – Wilmington. Susan lives and writes near Wilmington, NC with her husband and their two literary-named cats. She is the author of The Secret Ingredient of Wishes.