the lemonade year

Nina’s once-sweet life has unexpectedly turned sour. Her marriage is over, her job is in jeopardy, and her teenage daughter is slipping away from her. Then her father dies and issues with Nina’s mother come to a head; her estranged brother, Ray, comes home; and her sister, Lola, is tempted to blow a big family secret out of the water. They say the truth will set you free, but first it will make a huge mess of things.

As Nina struggles to find a way through her complicated relationships and to uncover her true path, she discovers just how valuable a second chance at life and happiness can be.

“When life gives you lemons, read this book. It’s a delicious glass of humor, heart, and hope.” Sara Gruen, New York Times bestselling author of Water for Elephants. 

The Lemonade Year is a smart, satisfying romance that balances life’s sour moments with its sweet ones. –Foreword Reviews

“A powerful story about life and second chances…Completely captivating. Readers will adore the book’s wisdom and humor. Author Amy Willoughby-Burle packs an emotional punch with tender scenes, well-crafted sentences, and plenty of stunning imagery. The Lemonade Year is inspiring, entertaining, and sure to be a hit!” — “Compass Book Ratings”

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