6 stars for Happy Trail Not saying the stereotypes about mountain folk are true, but around here, if you re not white, you stand out Easier to play off of people s assumptions than go into too much personal history about my parents I knew right here from this quote that this book was going to be something special I m glad I wasn t wrong How do I even begin to write a review for this masterpiece I love that Daisy Prescott was not afraid to write a romance story about a bi racial Japanese man, Ranger Jay Daniels, in Knoxville TN I loved the realness about the struggle of looking white than his sister and mom, Due to his lighter skin and hair, but having those Asian eyes that would give him away Having to watch his mom and sister experience such ugliness that he didn t experience, and yet he experienced a different side of it This story opened up a vault of feels within my own heart as I could draw from my own life s experiences of racism and bigotry being an AA woman, but mixed too I can identify with Jay on never feeling like he fit and that he wasn t Japanese enough for his Japanese family or white enough for the white people My heart broke when he said he was just nothing I love Olive I loved her determination, sass, and her personality was just perfect I love the pull, attraction and chemistry she felt towards Ranger Jay from the start I loved Her determination in walking the AT solo after being dumped by her narcissistic boyfriend Getting stranded in a snowstorm and being rescued by a handsome bearded Park ranger can t be that bad, right And did I mention the steam There were times when I literally shook my head from dizziness due to love lust of the chemistry between these two, and Jay My new book boyfriend.I could go on and on because I m so passionate about there being inclusive and culturally diverse books out there I feel like I stepped into someone s real life story which it is , and got an education in what a biracial Japanese man faces I also loved being in Penny s world again of Green Valley TN, and seeing some very beloved faces all throughout this book Bravo, Daisy for not being afraid to go where people fear to go and writing this book One of my top reads of the year smartypantsromance arc A Man Of Few Words, Ranger Jay Daniels Values The Calm, Quiet Solitude Of The Great Smoky Mountains Never Quite Fitting In With Either Side Of His Family, He Prefers The Company Of Birds And Tress To PeopleYeah, He D Most Definitely Prefer A Bird Any Bird, Any Bird At All, Take A Vulture For Instance To The Human Tornado Hybrid That Just Blew Onto His Peaceful Stretch Of The Appalachian TrailThe Path Of True Love Never Has Run Smooth For Olive Perry After Getting Dumped And Promptly Abandoned In The Middle Of Her Multi Month Hike, Olive Swears Off Men Determined To Finish The Long Trek By Herself, She Doesn T Need A Prince Or Broody And Taciturn Ranger To Save HerYet, When An Early Snowstorm Threatens The Mountains, And Ranger Daniels Is Charged With Getting Hikers To Safety, That Includes Hot Tempered Olive Perry Snowed In And Forced To Share An Abandoned Cabin, Can Olive S Heated Intensity Melt Jay S Cool Reserve And If So, Will This Happy Trail Lead To True Love Or Will Their Time Together Be Just Another Bump In The Road Happy Trail Is A Full Length Contemporary Romantic Comedy, Can Be Read As A Standalone, And Is Book In The Park Ranger Series, Green Valley World, Penny Reid Book Universe I received an ARC for an honest opinion. Jay Daniels has his dream job as a park ranger What better way to stay away from people When he is tasked with clearing the park trails before a storm hits the area little does he know that he will be stumbling upon Olive Olive is trying to find her way in the world and when her boyfriend suggests they walk the Appalachian Trial she thought he was crazy but went anyways for love Soon she discovers this was not what she should and Tye has just up and left Olive decides to continue walking the entire trial When Ranger Daniels finds her and they attempt to beat the storm they are forced to hold up in an old cabin The sparks between these two were off the charts Once I started this book I was hooked Can t wait for the next one We are so incredibly excited to announce the wonderful and lovely Daisy Prescott Author s book for Smartypants Romance Happy Trail is the first book in the Park Ranger Series, a contemporary romantic comedy, and can be read as a standalone RELEASE DATE October 22nd, 2019 PRE ORDER LINKS Books Play to your shelf on Goodreads Review to come but it was fantastic.
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- 411 pages
- Happy Trail
- Daisy Prescott
- 08 March 2018 Daisy Prescott