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Widowed: A Review

Widowed was a wonderful story from start to finish. I already knew Arista would be a character I could connect with from the moment I read the first few pages. The story starts with Arista grieving her late husband, Paul. From there she meets Donald and that's when the sparks start to fly. I liked Donald instantly. Normally I'm not a fan of the older woman, younger man story lines as most authors tend to try too hard to make the connection seem authentic. However, Angelia's characters' connection seemed authentic from the jump.

Widowed told the story of woman who had loved and loved hard, but when it was time to move on, she wasn't so sure. It took a lot of soul searching for Arista to really give herself another chance at love. Donald was the perfect man for her to do this with. Tall, dark, and fine in every sense of the word.

And then you had Jackson and my mother always said if can't say anything nice then don't say anything at all. So I won't. LOL! Yona was something else altogether. But I can see how Donald's father would be taken with her. I'd love to get awakened and put to sleep the same way to be honest. LOL! Johnetta, Donald's mother, tickled me pink. She was a riot and I always love Elders who have a dry wit like sense of humor. Now Paul's secrets caught me completely off guard and I was ready for that at all!

All-in-all, I give Widowed five pages (think five-stars). Nikki-Michelle recommends this book.

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