Title: Sultry with a Twist
Author: Macy Beckett
First published October 1, 2012
314 pages, Mass Market Paperback
ISBN: 9781402270369 (ISBN10: 1402270364)
Macy Beckett’s latest novel, Sultry with a Twist, is a heartwarming tale of second chances and true love. June Augustine is determined to pursue her lifelong dream of owning a martini bar.
However, to achieve her goal, she must first return to her hometown of Sultry, Texas, and face her past mistakes, as well as the man who still holds her heart. Luke Gallagher, her ex-best friend and first love, is now the supervisor of her community service.
As they work together, their chemistry is undeniable, and they can’t help but reminisce about the past. Despite their age and experience, their hearts still yearn for each other.
Will they be able to set aside their differences and give love another chance? Sultry with a Twist is a charming and humorous novel that will have readers rooting for June and Luke’s happily-ever-after.
About the Author
Hi there! I’m an author who enjoys crafting steamy and funny love stories that take place in the made-up locales of Sultry Springs, Texas and Cedar Bayou, Louisiana. These novels give characters the opportunity to rediscover their first loves and try again.
As Melissa Landers, I create romantic science fiction tales for teens. My latest book, ALIENATED, is currently on sale from Disney-Hyperion, and I’m also excited for the release of its sequel, INVADED, on February 3, 2015.
Be sure to check them out!
Sultry with a Twist by Macy Beckett is a contemporary romance novel that was first published on October 1, 2012. Macy Beckett is a renowned author in the romance genre, and this book is a testament to her skills as a writer.
The book is set in a small town in Louisiana, and the story revolves around the lives of two main characters, Verity Long and Noah Mason. Verity is a bartender who dreams of opening her own bar, and Noah is a successful businessman who is looking to invest in a new venture.
They both share a passion for the bar business, and their mutual attraction is evident from the start.
The plot follows the development of their relationship, as they work together to make Verity’s dream a reality. Along the way, they face several obstacles, including a rival bar owner who is determined to shut them down.
The story is filled with twists and turns, and the characters are well-developed, with their flaws and strengths making them relatable and endearing.
One of the strengths of the book is its writing style. Macy Beckett has a way with words that is both captivating and engaging.
The story flows seamlessly, and the pacing is just right, keeping the reader hooked from the start to the end. The setting of the book is also noteworthy, with the author vividly describing the small-town atmosphere and the local culture.
The themes of the book are also relevant and relatable. The story explores the themes of perseverance, following one’s dreams, and overcoming obstacles.
The characters are portrayed as strong and independent, making the book an empowering read for women.
However, the book does have a few limitations. The conflict between Verity and the rival bar owner could have been explored in greater depth, and some of the secondary characters could have been given more attention.
Nonetheless, these are minor issues that do not detract from the overall quality of the book.
Overall, Sultry with a Twist is a delightful read that is sure to please fans of the romance genre. It is well-written, engaging, and has relatable characters and themes.
I would highly recommend this book to anyone looking for a feel-good romance novel.
Rating: 4 out of 5 stars.