APRIL SHOWERS (4.5) by Holly Jacobs: Sebastian Bennington, an injured former Marine, has come home to Valley Ridge for a friend’s wedding and to check on his grandfather. Upon arriving, he meets his grandfather’s tenant, Lily Paul, a stranger who thinks nothing of reading him the riot act regarding his grandfather’s health. At first, the two clash over her meddling, but soon Sebastian feels attracted to the concerned beauty. Filled with interesting characters, this sweet, enjoyable read is, at its core, a story of family and friendship.
Susannah Balch, Jaime A. Geraldi and Alexandra Kay