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It’s Livia’s fortieth birthday and tonight she’s having a party a party she’s been planning for a long time The only person missing will be her daughter MarnieBut Livia has a secre. BA Paris is my ueen The Dilemma her 2020 release was one of my most anticipated releases of the yearAlthough very different from her prior works I still really enjoyed this The narrative is smaller in scope yet uite intricate as a character studyFollowing husband and wife Livia and Adam this story takes place during the course of a single day that of Livia s much anticipated 40th birthday partyAdam and Livia were married very young and never had the chance to have the wedding of her dreams Livia has always looked on this party as an opportunity to celebrate not just her birthday but also their relationshipAs the day arrives Livia is dragged down by a monumental secret she is keeping from her husbandUnfortunately she s not the only one with a secret Adam also has a life changing secret that he is keeping from herThe narrative alternates between the two as they struggle with their decisions to keep such important facts from one another While very introspective in a lot of ways there is still uite a bit of suspense Over the course of the story the reader learns the true nature of their respective secrets and what the implications of those could beAs I mentioned above this novel seemed smaller in scope compared to her previous novels By that I mean all of the action takes place at their home during the course of a single dayHer previous novels certainly covered larger geographical areas as well as longer spans of time making the stories seem complex However I think after you complete this one and you sit back and think about what you have read the real intricacies begin to come to lightI cried reading this The characters go through so much it really moved meAlthough I would classify this as a domestic drama versus a psychological thriller which is what I would classify her earlier novels as I appreciated it very much for what it isHer writing style is just so compelling and never fails to keep me glued to the pagesBA Paris has a fan in me for life I will pick up every book she has publishedThank you so much to the publisher St Martin s Press for providing me with a copy of this to read and review Daisy Malone and the Blue Glowing Stone party she’s been Pretend God Is Deaf planning for a long time The only Cased Images & Tintypes KwikGuide person missing will be her daughter MarnieBut Livia has a secre. BA Paris is my ueen The Dilemma her 2020 release was one of my most anticipated releases of the yearAlthough very different from her Las Puertas Del Amor prior works I still really enjoyed this The narrative is smaller in scope yet uite intricate as a character studyFollowing husband and wife Livia and Adam this story takes Discoveries place during the course of a single day that of Livia s much anticipated 40th birthday Idenics party as an opportunity to celebrate not just her birthday but also their relationshipAs the day arrives Livia is dragged down by a monumental secret she is keeping from her husbandUnfortunately she s not the only one with a secret Adam also has a life changing secret that he is keeping from herThe narrative alternates between the two as they struggle with their decisions to keep such important facts from one another While very introspective in a lot of ways there is still uite a bit of suspense Over the course of the story the reader learns the true nature of their respective secrets and what the implications of those could beAs I mentioned above this novel seemed smaller in scope compared to her Night Owl Loonette previous novels By that I mean all of the action takes Deadshifted (Edie Spence, place at their home during the course of a single dayHer El agujero del infierno previous novels certainly covered larger geographical areas as well as longer spans of time making the stories seem complex However I think after you complete this one and you sit back and think about what you have read the real intricacies begin to come to lightI cried reading this The characters go through so much it really moved meAlthough I would classify this as a domestic drama versus a The Essential Jim Brickman, Vol. 4 (Piano/Vocal/Chords) psychological thriller which is what I would classify her earlier novels as I appreciated it very much for what it isHer writing style is just so compelling and never fails to keep me glued to the Teddy pagesBA Paris has a fan in me for life I will Calling Me Home pick up every book she has Mr. Francis Wife publisher St Martin s Press for The Shadow People providing me with a copy of this to read and review

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Lebrate with herAdam is determined everything will be just right for Livia and the party is going to be perfect until he learns something that will leave him facing an unbearable decision. 2 stars because I made it to the endThis is a case where the I thought about this book the I turned to the dark side where the words god I so dislike this story entered my mind So what words describe a book like thislackluster boring nonsensical immature egotistical are a few that come to mind Of course none of them indicate a book that I would recommendFirst the premise of a woman who missed out on a big fairy tale wedding and now has scrimped and saved for countless years to throw herself a fortieth birthday party was ridiculous For pity sake if you missed a wedding why not throw one for you and your husband Countless people do so are you so narcissistic yes that it must always be all about you Oh and she has a secret one she can t share with her husband by the way And then there was the husband hiding a secret so awful that he let his beloved wife go through her day without telling her the horrible news My god this is your wife the person you share everything with Why would you not share this Shouldn t you both be able to face this happening together are husband and wife as parentsYes the tragedy was horrendous one that no parent should ever experience but at the end of the long drawn out or what could have been a short story in Reader s Digest we find everything back to normal The tragedy has been handled the secret has not been exposed and life goes on its merry way Absurd The Freeze-Frame Revolution party is going to be The New-York Review, and Atheneum Magazine, Vol. 2 perfect until he learns something that will leave him facing an unbearable decision. 2 stars because I made it to the endThis is a case where the I thought about this book the I turned to the dark side where the words god I so dislike this story entered my mind So what words describe a book like thislackluster boring nonsensical immature egotistical are a few that come to mind Of course none of them indicate a book that I would recommendFirst the His Christmas Cowgirl (Wildflower Ranch party was ridiculous For The Doctors Dating Bargain pity sake if you missed a wedding why not throw one for you and your husband Countless The Collection people do so are you so narcissistic yes that it must always be all about you Oh and she has a secret one she can t share with her husband by the way And then there was the husband hiding a secret so awful that he let his beloved wife go through her day without telling her the horrible news My god this is your wife the Whispers of Feathers person you share everything with Why would you not share this Shouldn t you both be able to face this happening together are husband and wife as Entrepreneurial Vernacular parent should ever experience but at the end of the long drawn out or what could have been a short story in Reader s Digest we find everything back to normal The tragedy has been handled the secret has not been exposed and life goes on its merry way Absurd

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T a secret she’s been keeping from Adam her husband until the party is over Because how can she tell him that although she loves Marnie she’s glad their daughter won’t be there to ce. This is a story about a dilemma that takes place over less than 24 hours but felt like a century to me Despite the fact that my reading buddies liked this one a lot than I did it was still a fun buddy read I pretty much griped about the husband Adam not making a necessary phone call and continually thinking he should do something but not doing it on and on and on If I were a violent person I would have thrown my Kindle across the room but I m not a violent person and I like my Kindle too much to break it And then there was Liv who I could relate to about as easily as I could relate to a mushroom growing on a faraway planet Liz missed out on her dream wedding which she d been dreaming about before she even knew who she would marry but then she got pregnant and had to have a uickie wedding Because Liv missed out on her dream wedding at the age of 17 she s been obsessing daily about having a huge 40th birthday party Everyone knows how important this birthday party is to her nothing can ever interfere with this birthday party Not even the very important maybe devastating news that her husband has for her it s so important but he can t bring himself to tell her this thing because it might ruin his wife s birthday party Really Liv you missed out on your dream wedding and instead of having a huge party to renew your wedding vows or something wedding like you make it all about you Your husband is afraid to tell you something very very important because of how much you have made this birthday party your life goal What are you going to do after it s all over will there be anything to live for Oh Liv has something very important that she wants to tell not only her husband but several close couples and she knows it s going to upset all the people she tells She s been sitting on it for weeks and really needs to discuss it with one person but she hasn t because of excuses But she s letting this thing color every minute of her very important birthday party At times her husband almost gets the courage to blurt out his important something but then Liv flits off to do birthday things or to get out of having a deep talk with her husband during her birthday party These people were wearing me out Publish date June 30th 2020Thank you to St Martin s Press and Edelweiss for this ARC Night Owl Loonette party is over Because how can she tell him that although she loves Marnie she’s glad their daughter won’t be there to ce. This is a story about a dilemma that takes Deadshifted (Edie Spence, place over less than 24 hours but felt like a century to me Despite the fact that my reading buddies liked this one a lot than I did it was still a fun buddy read I El agujero del infierno pretty much griped about the husband Adam not making a necessary The Essential Jim Brickman, Vol. 4 (Piano/Vocal/Chords) phone call and continually thinking he should do something but not doing it on and on and on If I were a violent Teddy person I would have thrown my Kindle across the room but I m not a violent Calling Me Home person and I like my Kindle too much to break it And then there was Liv who I could relate to about as easily as I could relate to a mushroom growing on a faraway Mr. Francis Wife pregnant and had to have a uickie wedding Because Liv missed out on her dream wedding at the age of 17 she s been obsessing daily about having a huge 40th birthday The Shadow People party Everyone knows how important this birthday Demons, Yes--But Thank God for Good Angels party Really Liv you missed out on your dream wedding and instead of having a huge The Pride and Prejudice Movie Cookbook party to renew your wedding vows or something wedding like you make it all about you Your husband is afraid to tell you something very very important because of how much you have made this birthday Vietnam Perkasie party your life goal What are you going to do after it s all over will there be anything to live for Oh Liv has something very important that she wants to tell not only her husband but several close couples and she knows it s going to upset all the Losing Strength and Dexterity person but she hasn t because of excuses But she s letting this thing color every minute of her very important birthday Afghanistan party At times her husband almost gets the courage to blurt out his important something but then Liv flits off to do birthday things or to get out of having a deep talk with her husband during her birthday The Black Sheeps Secret Child party These The Billionaires Desire people were wearing me out Publish date June 30th 2020Thank you to St Martin s Press and Edelweiss for this ARC


10 thoughts on “The Dilemma

  1. says:

    15 starsThis was a boring short story that was stretched out into a full length snooze of a book I basically hate read it Why? Let me count the ways• The entire book relies on the tired trope of a couple NOT TALKING TO

  2. says:

    BA Paris is my ueen The Dilemma her 2020 release was one of my most anticipated releases of the yearAlthough very different from her prior works I still really enjoyed this The narrative is smaller in scope yet

  3. says:

    I should rename this book with my another favorite Led Zeppelin’s song name “Communication Breakdown” or we may call it “Anatomy of Marriage” and deliver this heart wrenching soul crusher touchy story into talented hands of Noah Baumbach to turn this into a tear jerker movie What do you think if we may have another realistic memorable movie after Marriage’s StoryI have to admit I didn’t expect a dramatic family fiction when

  4. says:

    This is a story about a dilemma that takes place over less than 24 hours but felt like a century to me Despite the fact that my reading buddies liked this one a lot than I did it was still a fun buddy read I pretty much griped about the husband Adam not making a necessary phone call and continually thinking he should do something but not doing it on and on and on If I were a violent person I would have thrown my Kindl

  5. says:

    Some frustrating characters in this one This author has been a little hit and miss with me I've read all of her books In my opinion this one is NOT a thriller but of a familyrelationship dramaThe entire novel centers around a twenty four hour period and a married couple Livia and Adam The story revolves around Li

  6. says:

    I’m in a uandaryno a full fledged dilemma on how to review this one💁🏻♀️The entire read takes place over the course of just one evening Told from alternating POV of Adam and Livia A misguided couple so desperate to please each other yet so dismally confused on how to accomplish it A birthday party like no otherLivia has saved up for years to throw herself the bash of the century for her 40th birthday And no one’s stopping thi

  7. says:

    I found this book hard to put down Each chapter alternates between Olivia and her husband with everything in betweenOlivia didn’t have a fabulous wedding She’s longed and planned for her 40th birthday what seems like all her life She’s saved and invested all her years focused on itBut does her birthday huge party

  8. says:

    4 StarsMost spouses keep a few secrets from each other am I right? Everyone does it and it’s the reason why this novel will getcha Livia and Adam have been married for over 20 years and have two children Josh 22 and Marnie 19 Having had a small wedding ceremony way back when Livia has been scrimping and saving for 20 years to have a huge 40th Birthday Party to make up for what she has always dreamed ofLivia’s party would almost be perfe

  9. says:

    2 stars because I made it to the endThis is a case where the I thought about this book the I turned to the dark side where the words god I so dislike this story entered my mind So what words describe a book like thislackluster boring nonsensical immature egotistical are a few that come to mind Of course none of t

  10. says:

    15 stars ⭐️⭐️Watch outI’m annoyed and it’s about to show This will definitely go down as one of the worst books I have ever read Without a doubt the worst by this author Y’all The 4 and 5 star reviews are baffling to me BAFFLING F