RETURN TO SUMMERHOUSE
Take a return trip to Maine and the seemingly magical summerhouse in this time-travel sequel. The characters are likable, and the story easily hooks the reader, but the transition between present and past is not seamless, and there are some gaps in the narrative. But Deveraux takes the reader on quite
a ride as outwardly dissimilar women find they have more in common than they ever would have imagined.
Amy learns about the mysterious Madame Zoya and her sister Primrose, who somehow have the magical ability to transport someone to another time, for a short duration, which puts their destiny back on track. Amy chooses 18th-century England, but she must convince Zoe and Faith to go with her. By stepping back into the past, can the three find future happiness? (POCKET STAR, Jul., 432 pp., $7.99)