Breaking ground with the Farm Fresh Romance series, in RASPBERRIES AND VINEGAR Josephine Shaw and her two friends renovate a dilapidated farm with their sights set on more than just their own property. However, transforming the town with their sustainable lifestyle and focus on local foods is met with more resistance than they expected, especially by neighbor Zachary Nemesek. Jo needs to learn that a little sweet makes the tart more tasty.
Sassy and sweet, this romantic story will charm it’s way into your heart. Josephine moves to the country with her friends to pursue a simpler life, not expecting to meet a young man who sparks her interest, but has his sights set on returning to the city. Despite misunderstandings and differences, love blossoms and overcomes life’s barriers.
Many readers will relate to Josephine’s insecurities and inner turmoil as she struggles with doubts about her feelings, self worth and life path. As the lives of several characters unfold we see the reward of choosing a life consistent with God’s will, starkly contrasted to a life lived apart from Him and the consequences of choices made accordingly.
Until I read this book, I’d never heard of “farmlit,” and didn’t know what to expect. Romantic, fun, with refreshing values, and small town atmosphere, readers will enjoy this romp on the farm!