My Review of *The Words Between Us* by Erin Bartels @ErinLBartels @RevellBooks #TheWordsBetweenUs #RevellReads
The Words Between Us by Erin Bartels
When she receives an eerily familiar book in the mail on the morning of her father’s scheduled execution, Robin is thrown back to the long-lost summer she met Peter Flynt, the perfect boy who ruined everything. That book–a first edition Catcher in the Rye–is soon followed by the other books she shared with Peter nearly twenty years ago, with one arriving in the mail each day. But why would Peter be making contact after all these years? And why does she have a sinking feeling that she’s about to be exposed all over again?
With evocative prose that recalls the classic novels we love, Erin Bartels pens a story that shows that words–the ones we say, the ones we read, and the ones we write–have more power than we imagine.
About The Author
Erin is represented by Nephele Tempest of The Knight Agency.
Find her on Facebook @ErinBartelsAuthor, on Twitter @ErinLBartels, or on Instagram @erinbartelswrites.
Rating: 5 of 5 stars
Erin is a first time author for me and not the last time either. I LOVED this book, and in relation to Robin’s love of books and this taking place in a bookstore hit a home run for me. I really like the way Erin brings these characters into real life for us, having real problems and issues that we everyday people experience.
I would not say that this is a Christian fiction book, as much as it is Women’s fiction, which did not influence my opinion of this book at all. Erin has written a beautiful story here and I will be a long time reader of hers for a long time to come. You will not want to pass on reading this gem.
I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.
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