The Summer Seekers: A Novel

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“The ultimate road-trippin’ beach read and just what we all need after the long lockdown.” —Booklist, STARRED REVIEW for THE SUMMER SEEKERS

“The Summer Seekers is the ultimate road trip book.”—Susan Wiggs, #1 New York Times bestselling author

Get swept into a summer of sunshine, soul-searching and shameless matchmaking with this delightfully bighearted road-trip adventure by USA TODAY bestselling author Sarah Morgan!

Kathleen is eighty years old. After she has a run-in with an intruder, her daughter wants her to move into a residential home. But she’s not having any of it. What she craves—what she needs—is adventure.

Liza is drowning in the daily stress of family life. The last thing she needs is her mother jetting off on a wild holiday, making Liza long for a solo summer of her own.

Martha is having a quarter-life crisis. Unemployed, unloved and uninspired, she just can’t get her life together. But she knows something has to change.

When Martha sees Kathleen’s advertisement for a driver and companion to share an epic road trip across America with, she decides this job might be the answer to her prayers. She's not the world's best driver, but anything has to be better than living with her parents. And traveling with a stranger? No problem. Anyway, how much trouble can one eighty-year-old woman be?

As these women embark on the journey of a lifetime, they all discover it's never too late to start over…

Don't miss Beach House Summer, the ultimate beach read by USA Today bestselling author Sarah Morgan! One woman forges the most unlikely friendship of all, and embarks on a summer of confronting her past in order to build the future she wants.
4.3
6 reviews
Eileen Aberman-Wells
May 18, 2021
The Summer Seekers by Sarah Morgan is an amazing, moving, emotional tale of three women, three generations, each having a crisis with how their life is at the moment. Join these women on adventurous road trip with laugh-out-humor, understanding, forgiveness, self-reflection, and emotional healing, and a reminder that life is too short for anyone not to grab a fresh start on life, no matter what age they might be. Warning: keep tissues nearby. Kathleen might be eighty years old, living alone in the countryside, but after s an encounter with an intruder her daughter fears for her safety and wants her to move into a residential home. Kathleen is a very independent women and refuses; craving an adventure like she used to have. Liza has tried to understand her mother, but that bond never formed. Liza is a take control person, taking care of everyone else, never herself. The daily stress of her family life and demands is overwhelming her and the last thing she needs is her mother jetting off on a crazy holiday with a stranger. All of this is making Liza long for a summer by herself; no demands, no picking up after her twin teen daughters or busy husband. Martha is having her own crisis, despite only being in her twenties. She is a kind soul who took care of her ailing grandmother, helps her elderly neighbors yet is unemployed, unloved, and unable to please her parents. Martha has no idea how to get her life together or what she wants to do with her life, and with low self-esteem and constantly being treated like the help it’s hard to get inspired. She knows something has to change but has no idea how to make the change. Seeing Kathleen’s advertisement for a driver and companion to share an epic road trip across America might just be the answer to Martha’s prayers. As these women embark on the journey of a lifetime, they will discover it's never too late to start living life as they have dreamed of. Ms. Morgan wrote a story that illustrated the soul and growth of her characters. I loved this wonderful, heartwarming, multi-generational story, which I could not put down. I highly recommend The Summer Seekers to other readers and it should be on everyone’s summer reading list. I voluntarily reviewed a complimentary copy of this book.
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First real summer read. A very sweet book and no one died!
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This was such a cute, charming book. I loved Kathleen, the eighty-four year old main character right away. In Kathleen's growing restlessness, she comes to the conclusion that, "She'd been living here ...

About the author

USA Today bestselling author Sarah Morgan writes lively, sexy contemporary stories for Harlequin.
Romantic Times has described her as 'a magician with words' and nominated her books for their Reviewer's Choice Awards and their 'Top Pick' slot. In 2012 Sarah received the prestigious RITA® Award from the Romance Writers of America. She lives near London with her family. Find out more at www.sararahmorgan.co

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