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Customer Reviews for Memories of a Dirt Road Town - eBook
Review 1 for Memories of a Dirt Road Town - eBook
Date:January 30, 2012
Location:Port Saint Lucie, FL
I love horses and cowboys and loved this book series. It was funny and had some suspense also. It will keep you entertained. You also learn some self discovery lessons along the way.
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Review 2 for Memories of a Dirt Road Town - eBook
A man who knows how women think
Date:June 17, 2011
This series was great! If you've never read any books by Stephen Bly, you will be an instant fan. Somehow he knows how women think. I love the conversations Dev has with herself and God. You'll feel like you have a new friend. There's a little romance to make it interesting, but not the main focus of the book. Stephen Bly always comes up with the most interesting characters for the main character to interact with. My husband loved the book, as well.
Hey all you single sophisticated city slicker girls....after you get lost in this story you'll be lookin' to snag you a cowboy! I LOVED this book! I got lost in the adventure...wishing I was in Develyns boots....could actually taste that orange popsicle, which seemed to be her snack of choice. And which smooth talkin cowboy is she gonna fall for......I hope she picks __________! The downside is...it ended too soon!
Develyn is an interesting character with a boring life, a nosy best friend, and an estranged daughter. She wants adventure, but not too much. So what does she do? She impulsively decides to return to Wyoming--to a place she enjoyed as a child, hoping to recoup some of the emotion from that childhood experiece. What does she find? Tons of diversions from her goal, scary scenarios, and plenty of adventure. Her new girlfriend is a quirky character with very little tact. Three cowboys are enamored with Develyn almost immediately, and she finds herself drawn to one man in particular. However, I could see as time when on that she started seeing the good things in the other men, too. I'm thinking as the series continues that she may change her mind more than once. And poor Develyn had so many mishaps with horses taking off on her and bucking her, I'm surprised she hadn't developed a phobia. The story was enjoyable and I recommend it. I've never read a book by Stephen Bly before, but my husband loved his writing, so I gave it a try. I would have given this novel five stars, but I felt like it ended too soon, and kind of abruptly. Fortunately, I have the sequel in my hot little hands. Off to read The Mustang Breaker...
For a long time now Stephen Bly has been my favorite author and this latest book is just another example of why. Mr. Bly's writing makes you feel as if you are apart of the story and with each book in a series you feel as if you were visiting old friends. His books are heartwarming and humorous, living and breathing the spirit of the west. I can't wait for the next book in this series!