{Blog Tour | Review | Giveaway} Devon’s Choice by Catherine Bennett

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{Blog Tour | Review | Giveaway}  Devon’s Choice by Catherine Bennett

{Blog Tour | Review | Giveaway}  Devon’s Choice by Catherine BennettDevon's Choice by Catherine Bennett
(Website, Twitter, Facebook, Goodreads)Published by Astraea Press on January 12, 2015
Genres: Adult, Contemporary, Contemporary Women, Inspirational, Love & Romance
Format: eBook
AmazonBarnes and Noble five-stars
Life holds no surprises for Devon Murphy. Her life consists of keeping tabs on her aging Irish father, working part time at a coffee shop, and building her online graphics design business. Devon’s only tricky situation is a shallow relationship with the pampered and affluent Michael Turner, who sees her as just another woman to conquer.

Following his father’s death, Brandon’s only goal is to expand the family business and live life on his own terms. That is, until he walks into the coffee shop one snowy evening and meets the enchanting, red-haired barista behind the counter. But can Devon and Brandon’s attraction for each other be strong enough to help erase their deepest disappointments and renew their faith in God?

As an only child, Devon is living a life filled with simple pleasures.  Creating that perfect cup of coffee by day and the perfect marketing design by night, while at the same time living with her father, in the home she has always known.  That is her routine, that is life.  Devon’s relationship with Michael appears to be the ideal relationship on the surface, however once you truly get to the heart of it, it’s nothing but ideal.  Soon Devon finds herself, attracted to a young man by the name of Brandon.  They have so many things in common, that Devon really can’t resist.  Breaking off the relationship with Michael, however, may not be that easy.  With Michael’s ego and belief that money can buy anything, things may get a little rocky.

It is always a wonderful feeling to be a able to read a quick and clean romance novel in one setting.  Catherine Bennett has developed such realistic characters, with real life obstacles.  Each character has it’s own personality that builds throughout the novel.  The setting is truly real, allowing you see it and visualize it with each page.  I particularly love the scenes sprinkled throughout of Devon’s dog.  Nose pressed against the window waiting for her arrival.  This occurred several times.  Her dog was a gift from her mother, before she died.  I think the pet by have some symbolism attached to it.  All in all, Devon and Brandon have to come to terms with elements of their lives, and decide if they truly have a chance to be together.  They may just have to do some spiritual searching within themselves to figure that out.






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About Catherine Bennett


I grew up in Ohio where I currently live with my husband and our two rescue Labradors. Some of my favorite things include reading, shopping, pepperoni pizza, Hershey bars and hanging out with my two grown sons. I also love dogs; so going to the dog park is cheap entertainment for my husband and I!

Growing up an only child, I had many imaginary friends. I believe this – and a love of books – fueled my desire to write. It was many years later that my dream of becoming a published author came true.

I’m grateful to God for always keeping a story in my heart and hope you are blessed and entertained by my book.

2 Responses to “{Blog Tour | Review | Giveaway} Devon’s Choice by Catherine Bennett”

  1. Catherine Bennett

    Thanks so much for hosting me! Your blog is lovely and I so appreciate you taking the time to review “Devon’s Choice”.