Somewhere to Fall in Love

Finding Somewhere Series Book 5

Romance - Paranormal
172 Pages
Reviewed on 11/28/2021
Buy on Amazon

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.

    Book Review

Reviewed by Natalie Soine for Readers' Favorite

Somewhere to Fall in Love by Verna Clay is an incredible story of paranormal happenings that take place in the town of Somewhere, Oregon. Damaris, the mermaid Princess of the Pacific, leaves the ocean to live on land. Damaris is found by Saul Flanahan and he takes her to his parents, father Hamish and mother Marta. Saul is afflicted with scoliosis and kyphosis, causing his body to appear deformed. The Flanahans had been chosen two hundred years ago to protect the Pacific Ocean Princesses during their short sojourns on earth, including Damaris’s mother, Keturah. Gabby Hope and her husband Leo Constanzo own a local B&B and befriend Damaris. Dutch, the local sculptor, is compelled to create a sculpture that shocks Gabby and her friends. Police Chief Quince Calloway is somehow related to Caleb Parker, a private detective whose body washed ashore in the Oregon town of Gold Beach. The coroner's report indicated death was caused by a gunshot wound to the heart. In addition, there are two unsolved disappearances: Rose Hope in 1923 at the age of three, and her mother, Belinda, in 1939. These are just a few of the many mysteries to be solved in this delightful story.

I thoroughly enjoyed reading Somewhere to Fall in Love. This intriguing story is heartwarming and filled with twists, turns, and surprises. Verna Clay captures the essence of the many characters, making them easy to relate to – including those that may not even exist. The locations and scenes are brilliantly described and one can feel the history of the town. I especially enjoyed the relationships formed between the various characters including love, friendships, and bonds formed between strangers. The paranormal influence is unusually realistic enough to make a believer out of even the most skeptical reader. The story is smooth flowing and a quick, easy read - a real page-turner. All round, a great novel, perfect for the holiday season and highly recommended to readers of all ages.