3-1/2 stars out of 5 stars
How Sweet It Is was a pleasant surprise to read. The characters are likeable (albeit a bit stubborn) and the story and chemistry between the two leads is believable.
Dante Giovanni has had a rough year. He was involved in a accident that took the life of another person. He has given up on life and is trying to “redeem” himself by helping other people. Lizzie Carpenter became pregnant in high school and has been a single mother for the last 14 years. She works in a local diner to support herself and her daughter. Both
How Sweet It Is is a story of believing in second chances, forgiveness and friendship. A wonderful read from a new author for me. At times the characters stubbornness to change annoyed me since the same dialog kept being reiterated, but overall a good solid read. The next in the series, Sweet Kiss of Summer, is due out in August 2011.