From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Book of Lost Friends and Before We Were Yours comes an inspiring novel about a lonely woman who finds a connection in the place she least expects.
With her adopted son missing and the rest of her family increasingly estranged, SandraKaye Darden is drawn to the little pink house where her Uncle Poppy once provided security. But what begins for Sandra as a simple painting project to help sell the house becomes a secret venture that starts to change everything...
Cass Blue is having trouble keeping food on the table since her mother died. When Sandra shows up with sandwiches for the neighborhood kids one day, Cass has no way of knowing that the meeting will lead to the creation of a place of refuge that could reunite a divided community.
In this moving story of second chances, two unlikely allies realize their ability to make a difference...and the power of what becomes known as the Summer Kitchen to nourish the soul.
I cannot get enough of Lisa‘s books they are sweet and tender and the stories bring such happiness to read them. On the pages you were transcended to a life that is sweet and simple. I can’t wait to read the next one.
Inspiring and uplifting. Challenging us to do more in the world around us!
This story reflected so much of the life I experienced. The words formed characters that were emotional, heartwarming and familiar. Thank you to the author for moments reading well spent.