Rainy Day Friends (Wildstone #2)

Rainy Day Friends (Wildstone #2)

Following the USA Today bestselling author of Lost and Found Sisters comes Jill Shalvis' moving story of heart, loss, betrayal, and friendship Six months after Lanie Jacobs? husband?s death, it?s hard to imagine anything could deepen her sense of pain and loss. But then Lanie discovers she isn?t the only one grieving his sudden passing. A serial adulterer, he left behind se Following the USA Today bestselling author of Lost and Found Sisters comes Jill Shalvis' moving story of hear...

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Title:Rainy Day Friends (Wildstone #2)
Author:Jill Shalvis
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Genres:Romance
ISBN:Rainy Day Friends
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Edition Language:English
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:384 pages pages

Rainy Day Friends (Wildstone #2) Reviews

  • Heidi
    Jan 03, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

    In the second book in the Wildstone series, this time we have a heroine who suffers from panic and anxiety. As a person who suffers from the same, I found this incredibly fun to read about. I thought that Jill Shalvis did a really good job of exploring the issue and making light ...

    Dear Fellow Readers, have you had the pleasure of reading Jill Shalvis? books? If you haven?t, I highly recommend you put her on your list! Specially to read Rainy Day Friends. This book had me feeling so many emotions. And yes, there were some tears shed too. Lanie Jacobs is a...

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. Amazon: https://amzn.to/2yVDZNx Rainy Day Friends was a good read. Great family, awesome characters, a tug at your heart storyline. A good time, indeed. The Gist: Lanie's a new widow and just found out that her dear husband...had...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Rainy Day Friends is one of those books that makes me indescribably happy. It?s romantic, funny, and heartwarming all at once and the characters are sure to capture your heart from the start. Lanie Jacobs lost her husband?and in losing him found t...

    5 stars What a wonderful, entertaining and heartwarming read Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis turned out to be. From the first few pages I was hooked, the storyline was beautifully written, it was well paced and all the characters added to my overall enjoyment. Lanie and Mark a...

    These are such real people. Folks I want to know and spend time with. ...

    Seriously Rainy Day Friends was like book crack to me. Once I started reading this story, I didn't want to put the book down. This book made me laugh out loud in public while reading, gave me happy signs and even a few tears. Lanie Jacobs needs a break from her life in after discov...

    I loved this! The setting was amazing, the characters were awesome and the story was touching! Talk about two MCs with lots of baggage - Mark and Lanie both had solid reasons not to get involved. But they did and it was wonderful. I loved that the story was so much more than a romance,...

    I ADORE THESE BOOKS! I really did mentally shout that. Seriously, I woke my husband up last night by laughing out loud. I wanted to send quotes to a friend, but it was a little late to text, I had tears in my eyes and had to rein in the silent laughter because I worried I would wake up...

  • Annie (Under the Covers Book Blog)
    Jan 30, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

    In the second book in the Wildstone series, this time we have a heroine who suffers from panic and anxiety. As a person who suffers from the same, I found this incredibly fun to read about. I thought that Jill Shalvis did a really good job of exploring the issue and making light ...

  • Liza
    Jun 21, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

    In the second book in the Wildstone series, this time we have a heroine who suffers from panic and anxiety. As a person who suffers from the same, I found this incredibly fun to read about. I thought that Jill Shalvis did a really good job of exploring the issue and making light ...

    Dear Fellow Readers, have you had the pleasure of reading Jill Shalvis? books? If you haven?t, I highly recommend you put her on your list! Specially to read Rainy Day Friends. This book had me feeling so many emotions. And yes, there were some tears shed too. Lanie Jacobs is a...

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. Amazon: https://amzn.to/2yVDZNx Rainy Day Friends was a good read. Great family, awesome characters, a tug at your heart storyline. A good time, indeed. The Gist: Lanie's a new widow and just found out that her dear husband...had...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Rainy Day Friends is one of those books that makes me indescribably happy. It?s romantic, funny, and heartwarming all at once and the characters are sure to capture your heart from the start. Lanie Jacobs lost her husband?and in losing him found t...

    5 stars What a wonderful, entertaining and heartwarming read Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis turned out to be. From the first few pages I was hooked, the storyline was beautifully written, it was well paced and all the characters added to my overall enjoyment. Lanie and Mark a...

    These are such real people. Folks I want to know and spend time with. ...

    Seriously Rainy Day Friends was like book crack to me. Once I started reading this story, I didn't want to put the book down. This book made me laugh out loud in public while reading, gave me happy signs and even a few tears. Lanie Jacobs needs a break from her life in after discov...

  • Yodamom
    Aug 09, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

  • Kimberly
    May 24, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

    In the second book in the Wildstone series, this time we have a heroine who suffers from panic and anxiety. As a person who suffers from the same, I found this incredibly fun to read about. I thought that Jill Shalvis did a really good job of exploring the issue and making light ...

    Dear Fellow Readers, have you had the pleasure of reading Jill Shalvis? books? If you haven?t, I highly recommend you put her on your list! Specially to read Rainy Day Friends. This book had me feeling so many emotions. And yes, there were some tears shed too. Lanie Jacobs is a...

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. Amazon: https://amzn.to/2yVDZNx Rainy Day Friends was a good read. Great family, awesome characters, a tug at your heart storyline. A good time, indeed. The Gist: Lanie's a new widow and just found out that her dear husband...had...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Rainy Day Friends is one of those books that makes me indescribably happy. It?s romantic, funny, and heartwarming all at once and the characters are sure to capture your heart from the start. Lanie Jacobs lost her husband?and in losing him found t...

  • Irene
    Apr 27, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

    In the second book in the Wildstone series, this time we have a heroine who suffers from panic and anxiety. As a person who suffers from the same, I found this incredibly fun to read about. I thought that Jill Shalvis did a really good job of exploring the issue and making light ...

    Dear Fellow Readers, have you had the pleasure of reading Jill Shalvis? books? If you haven?t, I highly recommend you put her on your list! Specially to read Rainy Day Friends. This book had me feeling so many emotions. And yes, there were some tears shed too. Lanie Jacobs is a...

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. Amazon: https://amzn.to/2yVDZNx Rainy Day Friends was a good read. Great family, awesome characters, a tug at your heart storyline. A good time, indeed. The Gist: Lanie's a new widow and just found out that her dear husband...had...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Rainy Day Friends is one of those books that makes me indescribably happy. It?s romantic, funny, and heartwarming all at once and the characters are sure to capture your heart from the start. Lanie Jacobs lost her husband?and in losing him found t...

    5 stars What a wonderful, entertaining and heartwarming read Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis turned out to be. From the first few pages I was hooked, the storyline was beautifully written, it was well paced and all the characters added to my overall enjoyment. Lanie and Mark a...

  • Lexxie (un)Conventional Bookworms
    Apr 01, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

  • MountainKat
    Jul 09, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

    In the second book in the Wildstone series, this time we have a heroine who suffers from panic and anxiety. As a person who suffers from the same, I found this incredibly fun to read about. I thought that Jill Shalvis did a really good job of exploring the issue and making light ...

    Dear Fellow Readers, have you had the pleasure of reading Jill Shalvis? books? If you haven?t, I highly recommend you put her on your list! Specially to read Rainy Day Friends. This book had me feeling so many emotions. And yes, there were some tears shed too. Lanie Jacobs is a...

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. Amazon: https://amzn.to/2yVDZNx Rainy Day Friends was a good read. Great family, awesome characters, a tug at your heart storyline. A good time, indeed. The Gist: Lanie's a new widow and just found out that her dear husband...had...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Rainy Day Friends is one of those books that makes me indescribably happy. It?s romantic, funny, and heartwarming all at once and the characters are sure to capture your heart from the start. Lanie Jacobs lost her husband?and in losing him found t...

    5 stars What a wonderful, entertaining and heartwarming read Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis turned out to be. From the first few pages I was hooked, the storyline was beautifully written, it was well paced and all the characters added to my overall enjoyment. Lanie and Mark a...

    These are such real people. Folks I want to know and spend time with. ...

    Seriously Rainy Day Friends was like book crack to me. Once I started reading this story, I didn't want to put the book down. This book made me laugh out loud in public while reading, gave me happy signs and even a few tears. Lanie Jacobs needs a break from her life in after discov...

    I loved this! The setting was amazing, the characters were awesome and the story was touching! Talk about two MCs with lots of baggage - Mark and Lanie both had solid reasons not to get involved. But they did and it was wonderful. I loved that the story was so much more than a romance,...

  • Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
    Jun 19, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

  • Amber Hughes
    May 21, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

    In the second book in the Wildstone series, this time we have a heroine who suffers from panic and anxiety. As a person who suffers from the same, I found this incredibly fun to read about. I thought that Jill Shalvis did a really good job of exploring the issue and making light ...

    Dear Fellow Readers, have you had the pleasure of reading Jill Shalvis? books? If you haven?t, I highly recommend you put her on your list! Specially to read Rainy Day Friends. This book had me feeling so many emotions. And yes, there were some tears shed too. Lanie Jacobs is a...

  • ☕ Kimberly
    May 28, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

  • Julie
    May 26, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

  • Anna's Herding Cats
    Jun 09, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

    In the second book in the Wildstone series, this time we have a heroine who suffers from panic and anxiety. As a person who suffers from the same, I found this incredibly fun to read about. I thought that Jill Shalvis did a really good job of exploring the issue and making light ...

    Dear Fellow Readers, have you had the pleasure of reading Jill Shalvis? books? If you haven?t, I highly recommend you put her on your list! Specially to read Rainy Day Friends. This book had me feeling so many emotions. And yes, there were some tears shed too. Lanie Jacobs is a...

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. Amazon: https://amzn.to/2yVDZNx Rainy Day Friends was a good read. Great family, awesome characters, a tug at your heart storyline. A good time, indeed. The Gist: Lanie's a new widow and just found out that her dear husband...had...

  • Carole (Carole's Random Life in Books)
    Jun 16, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

  • Tammy  Zautner
    Mar 15, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

  • Christie«SHBBblogger»
    Apr 25, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

  • Kayla
    Mar 24, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

    In the second book in the Wildstone series, this time we have a heroine who suffers from panic and anxiety. As a person who suffers from the same, I found this incredibly fun to read about. I thought that Jill Shalvis did a really good job of exploring the issue and making light ...

    Dear Fellow Readers, have you had the pleasure of reading Jill Shalvis? books? If you haven?t, I highly recommend you put her on your list! Specially to read Rainy Day Friends. This book had me feeling so many emotions. And yes, there were some tears shed too. Lanie Jacobs is a...

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. Amazon: https://amzn.to/2yVDZNx Rainy Day Friends was a good read. Great family, awesome characters, a tug at your heart storyline. A good time, indeed. The Gist: Lanie's a new widow and just found out that her dear husband...had...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Rainy Day Friends is one of those books that makes me indescribably happy. It?s romantic, funny, and heartwarming all at once and the characters are sure to capture your heart from the start. Lanie Jacobs lost her husband?and in losing him found t...

    5 stars What a wonderful, entertaining and heartwarming read Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis turned out to be. From the first few pages I was hooked, the storyline was beautifully written, it was well paced and all the characters added to my overall enjoyment. Lanie and Mark a...

    These are such real people. Folks I want to know and spend time with. ...

    Seriously Rainy Day Friends was like book crack to me. Once I started reading this story, I didn't want to put the book down. This book made me laugh out loud in public while reading, gave me happy signs and even a few tears. Lanie Jacobs needs a break from her life in after discov...

    I loved this! The setting was amazing, the characters were awesome and the story was touching! Talk about two MCs with lots of baggage - Mark and Lanie both had solid reasons not to get involved. But they did and it was wonderful. I loved that the story was so much more than a romance,...

    I ADORE THESE BOOKS! I really did mentally shout that. Seriously, I woke my husband up last night by laughing out loud. I wanted to send quotes to a friend, but it was a little late to text, I had tears in my eyes and had to rein in the silent laughter because I worried I would wake up...

    I want to be a member of the Capriotti family, either by blood or by choice! I thoroughly enjoyed this book. It was funny, witty, and emotional. And, don?t get me started with Mark, very hot, alpha, and considerate to Lainie and his daughters. I?ve been a fan of Jill Shalvis? for...

    Being a fan of the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis, I knew I needed to read the Wildstone series. As I have read the other books in this series, I think you can read this one as a standalone. This book had me smiling, shaking my head, and even getting tears. I truly have enjoye...

  • Chris Conley
    Jul 08, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

    In the second book in the Wildstone series, this time we have a heroine who suffers from panic and anxiety. As a person who suffers from the same, I found this incredibly fun to read about. I thought that Jill Shalvis did a really good job of exploring the issue and making light ...

    Dear Fellow Readers, have you had the pleasure of reading Jill Shalvis? books? If you haven?t, I highly recommend you put her on your list! Specially to read Rainy Day Friends. This book had me feeling so many emotions. And yes, there were some tears shed too. Lanie Jacobs is a...

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. Amazon: https://amzn.to/2yVDZNx Rainy Day Friends was a good read. Great family, awesome characters, a tug at your heart storyline. A good time, indeed. The Gist: Lanie's a new widow and just found out that her dear husband...had...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Rainy Day Friends is one of those books that makes me indescribably happy. It?s romantic, funny, and heartwarming all at once and the characters are sure to capture your heart from the start. Lanie Jacobs lost her husband?and in losing him found t...

    5 stars What a wonderful, entertaining and heartwarming read Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis turned out to be. From the first few pages I was hooked, the storyline was beautifully written, it was well paced and all the characters added to my overall enjoyment. Lanie and Mark a...

    These are such real people. Folks I want to know and spend time with. ...

  • Astrid - The Bookish Sweet Tooth
    Jun 17, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

  • Carol [Goodreads Addict]
    May 02, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

  • Geri Reads
    Jun 18, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

  • Stacey is Sassy
    Jun 01, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

  • Nicola
    Jun 04, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

  • Claire Robinson
    May 22, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

  • DJ Sakata
    Jun 20, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

  • KAS
    Jul 15, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

  • Amanda
    Aug 13, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

  • Terri Tutor
    Apr 22, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

    I?ve always felt like I should have been born into a large Italian family and after reading Jill Shalvis? Rainy Day Friends; I know I was meant to be part of the Capriotti family. I?ve read this author for many years and I?ve always enjoyed her work, but this book seems to ...

    Happy that's what I feel when I finish a Jill Shalvis book. I love this family and want to have them adopt me. Imagine a big loving Italian family who own a very successful winery. They love to help up the underdogs in the world. This story is about underdogs drifting till they land on...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookviews *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Rainy Day Friends was a very emotional read. I cried so hard! But I als...

    Title: Rainy Day Friends Series: Wildstone #2 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: June 19, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] It was as if her life had been a fresh painting and then it'd rained, smearing that old life away to nothing but a soggy canv...

    Coffee Dates with Rainy Day Friends First Date: The story begins with Lanie Jacobs arriving at the family-run Capriotti Winery as she talks herself down from an anxietyattack. Six months ago her husband died and sent her world off kilter when she learned she wasn't the only one ...

    4.5 Stars I needed this book. I needed the sweet building of love, intimacy, and friendship. I needed to know that compassion and humanity still existed, even if it's just on paper. Rainy Day Friends was a heartwarming and affecting book about betrayal of the ultimate trust and ...

    In the second book in the Wildstone series, this time we have a heroine who suffers from panic and anxiety. As a person who suffers from the same, I found this incredibly fun to read about. I thought that Jill Shalvis did a really good job of exploring the issue and making light ...

    Dear Fellow Readers, have you had the pleasure of reading Jill Shalvis? books? If you haven?t, I highly recommend you put her on your list! Specially to read Rainy Day Friends. This book had me feeling so many emotions. And yes, there were some tears shed too. Lanie Jacobs is a...

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. Amazon: https://amzn.to/2yVDZNx Rainy Day Friends was a good read. Great family, awesome characters, a tug at your heart storyline. A good time, indeed. The Gist: Lanie's a new widow and just found out that her dear husband...had...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Rainy Day Friends is one of those books that makes me indescribably happy. It?s romantic, funny, and heartwarming all at once and the characters are sure to capture your heart from the start. Lanie Jacobs lost her husband?and in losing him found t...

    5 stars What a wonderful, entertaining and heartwarming read Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis turned out to be. From the first few pages I was hooked, the storyline was beautifully written, it was well paced and all the characters added to my overall enjoyment. Lanie and Mark a...

    These are such real people. Folks I want to know and spend time with. ...

    Seriously Rainy Day Friends was like book crack to me. Once I started reading this story, I didn't want to put the book down. This book made me laugh out loud in public while reading, gave me happy signs and even a few tears. Lanie Jacobs needs a break from her life in after discov...

    I loved this! The setting was amazing, the characters were awesome and the story was touching! Talk about two MCs with lots of baggage - Mark and Lanie both had solid reasons not to get involved. But they did and it was wonderful. I loved that the story was so much more than a romance,...

    I ADORE THESE BOOKS! I really did mentally shout that. Seriously, I woke my husband up last night by laughing out loud. I wanted to send quotes to a friend, but it was a little late to text, I had tears in my eyes and had to rein in the silent laughter because I worried I would wake up...

    I want to be a member of the Capriotti family, either by blood or by choice! I thoroughly enjoyed this book. It was funny, witty, and emotional. And, don?t get me started with Mark, very hot, alpha, and considerate to Lainie and his daughters. I?ve been a fan of Jill Shalvis? for...

  • Pamela
    Jun 29, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...

    Favorite Quotes: I?m giving up on getting a bikini body, so pass the butter, please. Grandma says the good Lord put alcohol and carbs on this planet for a reason and I?ll be damned if I?m going to let Him down. But after Kyle had passed away, some things had come to light. ...

    Jill Shalvis new Wildstone series have been all winners for me starting with Lost and Found Sisters, followed by Good Luck Sister and now Rainy Day Friends. ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot, and at any moment someone can walk into it and change it forever.? I loved th...

    Wow I feel like I?ve been through an emotional mangle, this book had me laughing and crying at the same time!! Lanie?s husband has died so she moves to Wildstone to work as a graphic artist at a Vinery for 2 months, to escape the lies and deceit her late husband left her with. ...

    2.5 stars So first the good news: this was a very fast, engaging read. I sped through it faster than I wanted to! And, like almost every Shalvis book, it had some lines funny and/or insightful enough to earn the attention of my Kinde's highlighter :) (Although some of the characters...

  • NMmomof4
    Jul 15, 2018

    Rainy Day Friends is book two in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis. I have often proclaimed my love of all things Jill Shalvis. But just when I think I couldn?t love her any more, she writes a book like this one, and more love spills out. I don?t know how she does it but I love ...

    Rainy Day Friends by Jill Shalvis is a 2018 William Morrow Paperbacks publication. Wow! The ?feel good story? of the year! Have the tissues close by- this book will have you laughing and crying ?often at the same time!! ?I?ve learned that life is a crapshoot...

    Chick-lit Alert!! Unlucky in love, Lanie is thirty years old and already a widow. Finding out your husband of five years has died is the least of her devastating news. She finds out he has four other wives living up and down the coast of California. Swearing off all men and t...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG I swear, everytime I'm done with a Jill Shalvis book I cry. Not because it's sad. Not even because my emotions are all over the place. No, the fact that I'm done always gets to me. Every single time. If I had my way, I would live in a Jill Shal...

    Absolute perfection. Jill Shalvis has taken every element I could possibly wish for and created the most perfect of romantic reads. Without question Rainy Day Friends has become my favourite I?ve read from her to date. It?s like you?re Batman, Superman, and Prince Charming al...

    5 - "...Still wow!" Stars! We return to Wildstone for the second book in Jill Shalvis? series of the same name. And I can hands-down say that Rainy Day Friends is one of the best books I have read by this author. From the introduction to the whole of the Capriotti family an...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I had a fantastic time reading this book! I just didn't want to put it down once I started reading. I fell in love with this wonderful group of characters and couldn't wait to see how things would work out for them. Thi...

    ***IT'S ALIVE!!!*** Finding a new path? I felt guilty for my thoughts while reading Rainy Day Friends. I wanted to hate a pregnant woman. I wanted to hate a man in the army who dedicated his life to his career instead of his family. I wanted to hate a mother for blaming her c...

    4 Stars Overall Opinion: This blurb and the reviews from my trusted GR friends sold me to this instantly! I thought I'd give this author antoher shot since I've always seen her books around but none had really grabbed me before like this one had, and the one book I did read from he...