Daisies and Devotion is darling, delightful, and downright divine! Esteemed romance author Josi S. Kilpack is known for creating likeable and realistic characters, and the cast in this novel are her best yet. Timothy’s energetic and fun personality is evident from the first few pages while Maryann is steady, respectable, and engaging. The clever verbal sparring between the two, as well as their tangible chemistry make the story impossible to put down. Kilpack provides vivid details and beautiful imagery with her skillful writing. As the second novel in the Mayfield Family Series, this Proper Romance ties in characters and elements from the first book, Promises and Primroses. Readers don’t necessarily need to read the stories in order, but both are fantastic and enjoyable works. With romance, secrets, mystery, and a little heartache, Daisies and Devotion is a winning combination. Readers will be eager to get their hands on this book to see what happens next for the Mayfield Family!
Review of an Advance Reader Copy
This book was sent to Compass Book Ratings for review by Shadow Mountain
Sex/Nudity: Several incidents of kissing on the hand, cheek or lips; a few sexual references; several implied or reported incidents of sexual activity involving an illegitimate daughter, an affair and secret marriage.
Mature Subject Matter:
Death of family member, miscarriage, dishonesty, illegitimacy.
Alcohol / Drug Use:
A few scenes take place in a pub; characters frequently drink wine, brandy and ale; a character smokes in one scene; a character exits a snuff shop; characters drink at a dinner party.