I only recommend books that I LOVED.  These are some of my all time favorites…

The Rosie Project

Genetics Professor Don Tillman (reminds me of Sheldon on The Big Bang Theory.) decides it’s time to settle down and designs a Wife Project to find the ideal mate. Enter Rosie – the anti wife candidate.  Purchase from Amazon here 



The Rosie Effect

Not to give the ending of the Rosie Project away – but there is a sequel that is equally as charming.   Purchase from Amazon here




Sushi for Beginners

Set in Dublin: As three women work on the launch of a magazine, they search for love, success, and happiness, they discover that if you let things simmer for too long, sooner or later they’ll boil over.  Purchase from Amazon here





How to Bake a Perfect Life

Ramona Gallagher is a master baker, caring for her rebellious 13 year old granddaughter, Katie, when a past love arrives on the scene.  Love this book – love all of Barbara O’Neal’s books.  Purchase from Amazon here




The Secret Lives of Dresses

Although she grew up near her Grandmother’s Dress shop, Dora has always been a t-shirt and jeans kind of girl.  When he grandma suffers a stroke, she finds herself running the vintage dress shop, and learns how much her grandmother had taught her about dresses and what they do for a woman’s spirit.  A fun read, with tears, laughter, and a touch of romance.  Buy it from Amazon here.