Lunch at the Beach House Hotel

Lunch at the Beach House Hotel

Thank you for reading Lunch at The Beach House Hotel. The 3rd, 4th , 5th, and 6th books in The Beach House Hotel Series, Dinner at The Beach House Hotel, Christmas at The Beach House Hotel, Margaritas at The Beach House Hotel, ...

Author: Judith Keim

Publisher: Wild Quail Publishing

ISBN: 9780996863759

Category: Fiction

Page: 192

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The second in a four-book series of light-hearted beach reads about two divorcees who overcome odds to best their exes by converting a seaside mansion into a small boutique hotel on the Gulf Coast of Florida and all the problems that follow. Two women try to beat the odds as they continue to run their upscale seaside hotel in Florida, finding surprises along the way… Ann Rutherford’s and Rhonda DelMonte Grayson’s lives continue to be full of surprises as they run The Beach House Hotel, their small, upscale hotel on the Gulf Coast in Southwest Florida. Things heat up when Tina Marks (Valentina Marquis, a famous young movie star) is sent to the hotel in secret to lose twenty-five pounds in eight weeks for her next starring role. As much as Ann and Rhonda want to help Tina succeed, the hotel is known for its delicious food as well as its promise of anonymity, and Tina is impossible to deal with. Then, when Rhonda is faced with a “mysterious illness,” Ann’s role becomes even more stressful as she tries to find time for her fiancé, Vaughn Sanders, the star of a television soap opera, who deserves the attention she can’t give him. As Ann discovers, life is about choices, and she’s determined to make the best ones she can to keep Vaughn in her life. A light, “beach read” with humor sprinkled in for readers’ enjoyment. Be sure to read the next books in the series! Dinner at The Beach House Hotel, Christmas at The Beach House Hotel, Margaritas at The Beach House Hotel, and Dessert at The Beach House Hotel. Or read the first book in the series, Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel. And check out Judith Keim’s other series – The Hartwell Women, the Fat Fridays series, the Salty Key Inn series, the Chandler Hill Inn series, the Desert Sage Inn series, and the Seashell Cottage Books that readers are loving. This is a women's fiction novel about a strong women facing challenges and finding love again. A great beach read! Contemporary Women’s Fiction, Family Fiction, Mothers and daughters, Divorced women, Surviving Divorce, survival after divorce, contemporary romance, beach read, Contemporary Romance, Romance Comedy, single moms, finding new love, new beginnings, unlikely friendships, conquering fears after divorce, stories about hotels, new life and love
Categories: Fiction

Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel

Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel

A light beach read of two women facing challenges and beating all odds Judith Keim ... And for your further enjoyment, here are links for the other books in The Beach House Hotel Series: Lunch at The Beach House Hotel: ...

Author: Judith Keim

Publisher: Wild Quail Publishing

ISBN: 9780996435000

Category: Fiction

Page: 186

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A RomanticWomen's Fiction Novel. The first in a four-book series of light-hearted beach reads about two divorcees who overcome odds to best their exes by converting a seaside mansion into a small boutique hotel on the Gulf Coast of Florida and all the problems that follow. When Ann Rutherford’s husband dumps her for the bimbo in his office, unfairly leaving her without a home or a job, she reluctantly joins forces with Rhonda DelMonte to convert Rhonda’s Florida seaside estate into the small upscale hotel it once was. Ann, quiet and reserved, is no match for brash, bossy Rhonda, who left the family’s New Jersey butcher business after she won the lottery. Amid their struggles to succeed, The Sins of the Children, a soap opera, films a number of episodes at the hotel and things get complicated in unexpected ways when Ann falls for Vaughn Sanders, the star of the show. This is a women's fiction novel about the strength of friendship and survival after divorce and finding love and success again. A great beach read!! Contemporary Women’s Fiction, Family Fiction, Mothers and daughters, Divorced women, Surviving Divorce, survival after divorce, contemporary romance, beach read, Contemporary Romance, Romance Comedy, single moms, finding new love, new beginnings, unlikely friendships, conquering fears after divorce, stories about hotels, new life and love
Categories: Fiction

Dinner at The Beach House Hotel

Dinner at The Beach House Hotel

BOOKS. BY. JUDITH. KEIM. THE HARTWELL WOMEN SERIES: The Talking Tree – 1 Sweet Talk – 2 Straight Talk – 3 Baby Talk – 4 The Hartwell Women – Boxed Set THE BEACH HOUSE HOTEL SERIES: Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel – 1 Lunch at The ...

Author: Judith Keim

Publisher: Wild Quail Publishing

ISBN: 9780996863773

Category: Fiction

Page: 194

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The third in a four-book series of light-hearted beach reads about two divorcees who overcome odds to best their exes by converting a seaside mansion into a small boutique hotel on the Gulf Coast of Florida and all the problems that follow. Love and friendship sustain two women who continue to run their upscale, beachside hotel in Florida as life continues to bring unexpected challenges… The Beach House Hotel, the seaside mansion Ann Rutherford and Rhonda DelMonte converted to an upscale, boutique hotel, continues to be a success. Not only is it the spot for breakfast and lunch, it’s become the “IN” place for dinner. The sudden, unexpected deaths of Ann’s ex and his wife, leave the care of their son, Robbie, to Ann’s daughter, Liz, while she is still in college. Ann and Vaughn decide to relieve Liz of this responsibility by adopting Robbie as Rhonda becomes both a mother and grandmother. Vaughn’s plane disappears on a fishing trip in Alaska at the same time they learn investors want to buy the hotel. Ann and Rhonda are faced with one of the biggest decisions of their lives. The hotel is their baby too—their pride and joy. But they know no matter what the future holds, their love and friendship for each other will endure. A light, “beach read” with humor sprinkled in for readers’ enjoyment. Be sure to read the next books in the series! Christmas at The Beach House Hotel, Margaritas at The Beach House Hotel, and Dessert at The Beach House Hotel. Or read the earlier books – Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel and Lunch at the Beach House Hotel And check out Judith Keim’s other series – The Hartwell Women, the Fat Fridays series, the Salty Key Inn series, the Chandler Hill Inn series, the Desert Sage Inn series, and the Seashell Cottage Books that readers are loving. This is a women's fiction novel about family, women's friendships, and strong women facing challenges and succeeding. Contemporary Women’s Fiction, Family Fiction, Contemporary Romance, Romance Comedy, Mothers and daughters, Divorced women, Surviving Divorce, survival after divorce, contemporary romance, beach read, single moms, finding new love, new beginnings, unlikely friendships, conquering fears after divorce, stories about hotels, women winning
Categories: Fiction

Coffee at The Beach House Hotel

Coffee at The Beach House Hotel

BOOKS. BY. JUDITH. KEIM. THE HARTWELL WOMEN SERIES: The Talking Tree – 1 Sweet Talk – 2 Straight Talk – 3 Baby Talk – 4 The Hartwell Women – Boxed Set THE BEACH HOUSE HOTEL SERIES: Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel – 1 Lunch at The ...

Author: Judith Keim

Publisher: Wild Quail Publishing

ISBN: 9781959529125

Category: Fiction

Page: 164

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Ann and Rhonda continue to deal with guests at The Beach House Hotel on the Gulf Coast of Florida, including Bobby “Bugs” Bailey, a star player in the NFL. At the Vice-President’s suggestion, Bobby’s coach has sent him there to work to help adjust his behavior after Bobby’s life of fame gets out of control. There’s no one better to handle someone like that then soft-spoken Ann and outrageous Rhonda, who declares it’s time for Bobby to wake up and smell the coffee. Tina Marks, the movie star Ann and Rhonda helped earlier, arrives with her two children and, Sydney Harris, her nanny who Tina has taken in after a bad family situation. Sydney and Bobby strike up a friendship, but it isn’t until one of the children is kidnapped that Bobby proves the kind of man he wants to be, and Ann and Rhonda are put to the biggest test of their lives. Another of Judith Keim’s series books celebrating love and families, strong women meeting challenges, and clean women’s fiction with a touch of romance—beach reads for all ages with a touch of humor, satisfying twists, and happy endings
Categories: Fiction

Margaritas at The Beach House Hotel

Margaritas at The Beach House Hotel

BOOKS. BY. JUDITH. KEIM. THE HARTWELL WOMEN SERIES: The Talking Tree – 1 Sweet Talk – 2 Straight Talk – 3 Baby Talk – 4 The Hartwell Women – Boxed Set THE BEACH HOUSE HOTEL SERIES: Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel – 1 Lunch at The ...

Author: Judith Keim

Publisher: Wild Quail Publishing

ISBN: 9781954325036

Category: Fiction

Page: 177

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An upscale hotel like The Beach House Hotel sometimes attracts surprise guests…. Ann and Rhonda continue overseeing their Beach House Hotel along the Gulf Coast of Florida and providing guests with a lovely experience of good eating, relaxation, and the privacy many of them require. When Vice President of the United States, Amelia Swanson, asks them for a favor, Ann and Rhonda agree without realizing it means protecting Amelia’s sister from an abusive husband and a nosy public, including their nemesis, Brock Goodwin, who hopes to gain something from the knowledge. But once they’ve said yes, there’s no going back. Life continues at a busy pace with their families growing baby by baby. Nell, Vaughn’s daughter, has a baby girl; Rhonda’s daughter, Angela, has her second baby, a girl; and Liz, Ann’s daughter, is desperately trying to get pregnant. With all the tension and activity taking place at home and at the hotel, Ann and Rhonda meet in the afternoon when they can for margaritas and private talk. Rhonda, especially, needs Ann’s guidance in how to handle Katherine Smythe, Angela’s mother-in-law, and one of the most irritating people they know. After they have what Rhonda calls a “near-death experience,” they come to realize how lucky they are. And when another wedding takes place at the hotel due to what Rhonda believes is her matchmaking skills, they celebrate life and margaritas at The Beach House Hotel in a whole different way. This is a light-hearted, fun beach read with characters readers love. Be sure and read all the other books in this series: Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel, Lunch at The Beach House Hotel, Dinner at The Beach House Hotel, Christmas at The Beach House Hotel, and the upcoming Dessert at The Beach House Hotel.
Categories: Fiction

Christmas at The Beach House Hotel

Christmas at The Beach House Hotel

BOOKS. BY. JUDITH. KEIM. THE HARTWELL WOMEN SERIES: The Talking Tree – 1 Sweet Talk – 2 Straight Talk – 3 Baby Talk – 4 The Hartwell Women – Boxed Set THE BEACH HOUSE HOTEL SERIES: Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel – 1 Lunch at The ...

Author: Judith Keim

Publisher: Wild Quail Publishing

ISBN: 9780998282442

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 191

View: 866

The fourth in a four-book series of light-hearted beach reads about two divorcees who overcome odds to best their exes by converting a seaside mansion into a small boutique hotel on the Gulf Coast of Florida and all the problems that follow. Two women fight to regain the hotel they created, taking it back from the hotel group who bought it... Ann and Rhonda are fed up with the way the new, majority owners are changing The Beach House Hotel from the small, elegant hotel they once owned and operated into a tacky, South Beach wannabe property. What’s their only recourse? Buy back the property to save it from getting even worse. And with the new management ruining Ann’s daughter’s plans for a Christmas Eve wedding, they have to get to work right away to regain control of the hotel. Facing a number of challenges along the way, including rumors of Vaughn’s dalliance with Ann’s old nemesis, Lily Dorio, Ann and Rhonda work to make it the best-ever Christmas at The Beach House Hotel. A light, “beach read” with humor sprinkled in for readers’ enjoyment. Be sure to read the next books in the series! Margaritas at The Beach House Hotel, and Dessert at The Beach House Hotel. Or read the earlier books – Breakfast at the Beach House Hotel, Lunch at the Beach House Hotel, Dinner at the Beach House Hotel. And check out Judith Keim’s other series – The Hartwell Women, the Fat Fridays series, the Salty Key Inn series, the Chandler Hill Inn series, the Desert Sage Inn series, and the Seashell Cottage Books that readers are loving. This is a women's fiction novel that deals with friendship, family, love and success in the hotel business. A great holiday read! Christmas Fiction, Holiday Fiction, Contemporary Women’s Fiction, Family Fiction, Contemporary Romance, Romance Comedy, Mothers and daughters, Divorced women, Surviving Divorce, survival after divorce, contemporary romance, beach read, single moms, finding new love, new beginnings, unlikely friendships, conquering fears after divorce, stories about hotels, Christmas
Categories: Family & Relationships

Dessert at The Beach House Hotel

Dessert at The Beach House Hotel

BOOKS. BY. JUDITH. KEIM. THE HARTWELL WOMEN SERIES: The Talking Tree – 1 Sweet Talk – 2 Straight Talk – 3 Baby Talk – 4 The Hartwell Women – Boxed Set THE BEACH HOUSE HOTEL SERIES: Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel – 1 Lunch at The ...

Author: Judith Keim

Publisher: Wild Quail Publishing

ISBN: 9781954325258

Category: Fiction

Page: 180

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One favor deserves another, or does it? Against their better judgment, Ann and Rhonda agree to help a young girl in distress at the request of the vice-president of the United States, Amelia Swanson. After almost losing their lives because of an earlier request of hers, they plan on being more careful. Amanda Rogers was an intern for Senator Worthington’s office when she was drugged at a staff party and got pregnant. Now, alone without parental support, she and her friend, Jax Thomas, arrive at the hotel to wait out the last weeks of pregnancy in privacy. Senator Worthington and his wife want to adopt Mandy’s baby girl, but she’s made no promises. Jax would like to marry Mandy and raise the baby with her, but Mandy’s parents have made it clear that Jax deserves better than someone like her, and Mandy’s torn. After vowing not to interfere, Ann and Rhonda find it more and more difficult to stay neutral. But they have other things on their minds. Aubrey Lowell, who almost ruined The Beach House Hotel managing it, their old nemesis, Brock Goodwin, and a couple of others have opened a nearby hotel called The Sand Castle, a playground for the hip, and have every intention of destroying The Beach House Hotel, no matter what it takes. There is much to celebrate as happy news from both families and the hotel is shared by all. As Ann and Rhonda agree, life can sometimes be as sweet as one of Jean-Luc’s desserts at The Beach House Hotel.
Categories: Fiction

The Desert Sage Inn Series

The Desert Sage Inn Series

BOOKS BY JUDITH KEIM THE HARTWELL WOMEN SERIES: The Talking Tree – 1 Sweet Talk – 2 Straight Talk – 3 Baby Talk – 4 The Hartwell Women – Boxed Set THE BEACH HOUSE HOTEL SERIES: Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel – 1 Lunch at The Beach ...

Author: Judith Keim

Publisher: Wild Quail Publishing

ISBN: 9781959529446

Category: Fiction

Page: 586

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The power of love and the strength of women working together are proved once again. Three women: Rose Macklin; Lily Weaver; and Willow Sanchez, are asked to help Alec Thurston, owner of the Desert Sage Inn, with the sale of his resort as he’s dying. He’s beloved by all three women of different ages and backgrounds for different reasons. Each comes to Palm Desert, California, unaware the other two women will be there. They gamely join forces to help him, lovingly accepting his nickname for them—The Desert Flowers. Each woman has different challenges she must face in order to move forward, and as she struggles, she’s left to wonder if finding love for each of them is part of Alec’s secret plan. And when they and Juanita Sanchez, Alec’s long-time housekeeper, share a special Christmas with Ivy Barrett and her son, Benjy, they all believe this is something that Alec might have wanted all along. This is a series for those who love reading about strong women coming together to help each other and someone they love. Be sure to read all the books in the series—The Desert Flowers-Rose, The Desert Flowers-Lily, The Desert Flowers-Willow, and Mistletoe and Holly. Another of Judith Keim’s series celebrating love and families, strong women meeting challenges, and clean women’s fiction with a touch of romance—beach reads for all ages with a touch of humor, satisfying twists, and happy endings. Be sure to check out her other delightful books and series that readers adore.
Categories: Fiction

A Road Trip to Remember

A Road Trip to Remember

BOOKS. BY. JUDITH. KEIM. THE HARTWELL WOMEN SERIES: The Talking Tree – 1 Sweet Talk – 2 Straight Talk – 3 Baby Talk – 4 The Hartwell Women – Boxed Set THE BEACH HOUSE HOTEL SERIES: Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel – 1 Lunch at The ...

Author: Judith Keim

Publisher: Wild Quail Publishing

ISBN: 9781732749467

Category: Fiction

Page: 183

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A woman and her beloved granddaughter take a trip of discovery… After agreeing to enter the New Life Assisted-Living Community outside of Boston, Agatha “Aggie” Robard talks her devoted, serious granddaughter, Blythe, into driving her to Florida, stopping to see old college friends along the way. She particularly needs to speak to Donovan Bailey, the man she’d thought she would marry right after graduating from college. By asking Blythe to go with her, Aggie is hoping to prove to her that life should be about having fun too. Their road trip is a great idea for both of them as long as Aggie’s son and his wife, Blythe’s difficult stepmother, don’t find out. While the rest of the family is away on vacation, Aggie and Blythe set off on their secret adventure. All goes well until Aggie falls while dancing on the beach with Donovan, breaking a bone in her leg. Then Blythe’s father is seriously injured in an automobile accident. Blythe and Logan Pierce, Donovan’s young assistant, do their best to step in for them at The Robard Company working together, fighting the attraction they feel for one another. The road trip brings about happy memories, surprises, and love as Aggie and Blythe meet others and discover new possibilities for everything they’ve ever wanted. A beach read with a lot of heart… This book is a standalone novel that is one of others based at the Seashell Cottage on the Gulf Coast of Florida. Different stories, different characters, same location. Be sure to read other books in the Seashell Cottage collection – A Christmas Star, A Summer of Surprises and Change of Heart. Another of Judith Keim’s series books celebrating love and families, strong women meeting challenges, and clean women’s fiction with a touch of romance—beach reads for all ages with a touch of humor, satisfying twists, and happy endings. Be sure to check out her other delightful books and series that readers adore.
Categories: Fiction

A Summer of Surprises

A Summer of Surprises

BOOKS. BY. JUDITH. KEIM. THE HARTWELL WOMEN SERIES: The Talking Tree – 1 Sweet Talk – 2 Straight Talk –3 Baby Talk – 4 The Hartwell Women – Boxed Set THE BEACH HOUSE HOTEL SERIES: Breakfast at The Beach House Hotel – 1 Lunch at The ...

Author: Judith Keim

Publisher: Wild Quail Publishing

ISBN: 9781732749443

Category: Fiction

Page: 180

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A delightful beach read about a young woman’s personal growth as she finds new love and deals with one family surprise after another! Jill Conroy is tricked by her sister into becoming the housekeeper and cook for the summer at Seashell Cottage where Greg Campbell and his nephew, Brody, have been hired to do maintenance projects on the house. Annoyed at first, Jill soon realizes how wonderful it is to be away from her home in New York and the memories of her deceased, emotionally abusive husband. Soon the magic of the beach heals Jill enough for her to decide to move to Florida permanently to make a new life for herself. Her part-time work at a summer camp and the promise of a new job as a third-grade teacher in the fall make it seem as if her future is set. But a visit from her sister, followed by her mother, reveals secrets that surprise them all. Jill learns to accept the idea of love not only from Brody but from his daughter, Kacy, as the summer brings even more surprises. Another of Judith Keim’s series books celebrating love and families, strong women meeting challenges, and clean women’s fiction with a touch of romance—beach reads for all ages with a touch of humor, satisfying twists, and happy endings. Be sure to check out her other delightful books and series that readers adore. Contemporary Women's Fiction, Family Fiction, Contemporary Romance, Contemporary Women's Romance, Sisters Fiction, Family Fiction, Florida Beaches, Beach Read, Mothers and Daughters, New beginnings
Categories: Fiction