In this touching novel, filled with equal parts laughter and tears, Kelly slowly lets each of her very different protagonists reveal their inner dreams and demons, allowing readers to become increasingly engrossed in their predicaments and invested in their outcomes. This is a beautiful modern fairy tale that readers will be sorry to see end.

A trip to the Cloud Hill spa for Mel, Daisy and Cleo was intended to relieve some of their individual tensions. It winds up being the miracle the women need when they become acquainted with owner Leah Meyer, herself no stranger to heartache. Their time with her proves to be meaningful for all the women, whose lives change in magical ways. (DOWNTOWN, Jan., 616 pp., $15.00)
Reviewed by: 
Stephanie Schneider