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Special Agent Keegan Tanner is working undercover to bust up a child trafficking ring. But, someone has blown his cover, and his life is in danger. He is in an auto accident and finds himself in a nurse’s home with five angelic looking girls.
Lizzy Anderson is a young widow whose husband was killed in Iraq. She has five little girls she must now raise on her own. She is looking for a way to work and spend time with her daughters so she takes on a patient in her home.
Lizzy does not know Keegan’s true identity or that she and her children may be in danger. The attraction they both seem to feel is bigger than them both but will Lizzy feel the same when she learns the truth?
What a thrilling read. Excitement and romance all rolled in one. I love the five little angels. Who would not fall in love with them? Although this is fifth in the Dandelions series, each book stands alone. I am looking forward to reading more of McCartney Green’s work.
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Tabitha gives 5 stars
“Dandelions Never Die,” is a wonderful story of hope, faith and encouragement.
An excellent story of how a woman takes a hurtful, horrible situation and turns it around to be a catalyst for strength and happiness. It gives women who have been brutally attacked eternal hope. It will shine a light for those in the darkest of hours and show the path that should be traveled, a path that will lead to victory. and peace. Great Read!
"It is not enough to say that I could not put this book down, even though that certainly is true. I absolutely love to read fiction, but romance novels are not my typical first pick. So needless to say I was somewhat skeptical before I began reading Dandelions Never Die. However, my doubts were immediately thwarted once... I opened the book. McCartney Green touches on such a wide breadth of issues apart from romance; issues including spirituality, acceptance, forgiveness, rape, violence, building trust, etc. She keeps her stories grounded through her wit and matter-of-fact dialogue. I found myself empathizing with each of the main characters through her character development and imagery. I particularly enjoyed all of the action threaded throughout the novel. I was constantly kept on my toes and was taken on a total emotional roller-coaster. Dandelions Never Die is one of the most inspirational books I have ever read. I am so thankful I had the opportunity to add it to my collection."
~Jessica Jaccar - Denver, Colorado~
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"Oh my gosh!!! I can't tell you when I have loved a book more and I read all the big guys. I want to read Six Angels now! A fan for sure."
"All I can say about McCartney's Dandelions Series is ...Wow! All of the books are great. If I had to choose a favorite I guess it would be Six Angels. Being a divorced parent, I loved the way she portrayed Special Agent Keegan Tanner. To understand what I mean, you have to read the series.
The worse thing about The Dandelions Series is I'm going to have hold McCartney Green liable to hire a housekeeper for me because once I start one of her books, I can't get anything done until the book is finished.
Danielle Steele - good. Sandra Brown - good. McCartney Green - GREAT!"
~Nan James~ Magic Touch Hair Salon-Riverdale, Georgia
"McCartney, Thanks so much for sending me Dandelions Never Die. I absolutely loved it! As a fellow writer and "professional romance novel reader" I can honestly say you are truly gifted with writing talent. I know because I truly am a PROFESSIONAL women's fiction reader! I've added you to the list of my favorite writers and I'm looking forward to reading another one of your books soon"
Amazing! (About To Protect the Innocent) I couldn't put it down. It's impressive the way McCartney pulled me in. The moment I started reading she took me into another world, one that isn't perfect. Yet we learn that love and family can overcome even the worst obstacles. I love the characters and McCartney takes you to the edge of reason as they try to decide whether to cross those fine lines of morality. I absolutely enjoyed every minute of this story!
From someone who reviewed books for a leading magazine in DC area, it's wonderful to see a writer with such passion and intrigue. McCartney has the ability to create a mystery with words. Dandelions Never Die is great entertainment and better than any movie I've seen. The characters have been so elegantly created. I wish McCartney Green the best of luck and I can't wait to read the rest of her works."
"I finished the book! McCartney, your book is so much better than so many books I've read. I have to tell you in all honesty, you're truly a wonderful writer. I'm not telling you that just to be kind. I really love the way you bring to your reader a whirlwind of emotions. I could begin a chapter feeling excited to see what's coming next, by the middle be very sad and by the end be angry as hell! There were a few times I had to say to myself myself, "snap out of it-- it's not real! I love the way you have the ability to make the reader feel what the characters are feeling. Every time Shelley took a beating-- I felt it! Or when she won I felt her victory and I was proud of her too! They became people I cared about. And I'm hopelessly in love with Eric! Yummy!!! If only HE was REAL"
"Got another fantastic review from one of my Fitness members on one of your books today, Weeds Grow. She says it is her favorite of them all, but she said that about the first 3 too! She wants the next one. Please order it for my studio." Kristel Cary, owner Reflexions Health Studio
"I have been a fan for a long time, since you first sent me a PDF copy of Dandelions Never Die. I am reading the third book now and I'm anxious for the rest of the series. "
“I loved the book Dandelions Never Die. I ordered it on my Kindle. It was so beautifully written. I feel like I could relate to the characters."
"I just finished reading Four Days and it was amazing!!! Caroline is such a beautiful character and Toby was such an awesome hero."
"Four Days showed how much love two people can have for each other and at what lengths they will go to protect that love. I especially can't wait to read A Placed Called Home and Expendable and of course Weeds Grow because I love the continuation of the Kino Family!!!"
"I absolutely love your books. They truly are some of the best romance novels I have ever read, but they are also incredibly inspirational as well! I can't wait to read more of your books!” ~Lindsay Shinn~
“After finishing the fourth McCartney Green novel, I still can't get enough. The characters of you're books have touched my heart. I have lived the stories right along with them. Everything is so real. You are amazing!” ~Amy Hines~
“Four Days was AMAZING!! I could see every moment and felt as if I were Caroline. McCartney Green is an awesome writer!” ~Megan Pline~
“I have read everything you have put out and have been patiently waiting for more. I love them all as they are all unique and different. Can't wait for more. Glenna (a thankful fan)” ~Glenna~
“(About Dandelions Never Die.) Who would have thought that a romance novel could hold the attention of a GUY. But that's what happened, despite my plans to the contrary, I spent the whole weekend reading this page turner. A perfect balance of romance and action.” ~Bill~
“Hi McCartney, Your book is fabulous, thanks very much for sending it to me. You have a unique talent for writing.” ~Shena~
“I don't often take time to read romance novels, but this one really pulls you in. The characters unfold in a very captivating manner and leave you wanting to know what's next.” ~Lynda Pittman~
“Wow, I just read your opening page and I am hooked!” ~Pam~
“Just wanted you to know I loved all your books. Now, I am doing something I only do with my all time favorites. I am going back and reading them again. Thanks for sharing your gift.” ~Glenna~
“I absolutely loved Dandelions. Shelley was an emotionally scarred person in many ways and thru your book we saw her grow strong and very much hold her own! Thank you for the pleasure of your wonderful work.” ~Laine~
“Just finished Six Angels...oh, my DOD!! (As my 2 year old says) From the moment you start to the end it's non-stop action, hot sex, love etc. I am in love with Keegan and Lizzy and her girls are FABULOUS! I didn't put it down from the moment I began to read it. I'm waiting to get Expendable from McCartney Green and my hands feel lonely without a book in it from her. Don't even care to read another author AT ALL. Can't wait until an agent with any sense publishes her so we can just go to the store and pick them up whenever we NEED to. NEED...got that? I need a Keegan Lizzy fix..a Eric Shelly fix, a Bree and Ricky fix, a Chaz and Lisa fix--it feels like the movie is over too soon and I'm in love with these people as if I really know them. No I'm not a crazy lady--JUST A REGULAR WOMAN mommy of two, married 10 years love my job teaching personal fitness and LOVE REAL ROMANCE NOVELS--- keep on keeping on MG you have true fans that are holding our breath until each novel is complete and we can read them.” ~Eryn Porter~
“Well, I'm impressed! I just finished reading "Four Days" the second book I've read that you've written so far. I'm looking forward to reading my third.” ~Lori~
“You have done it again. Just finishing up A Place Called Home and I loved it. Everything I have read of yours is top-notch. Can't wait to get to read Weeds Grow. Keep up the great work!” ~Glenna~
“ Hey McCartney~ Thanks so much for sending me "Dandelions Never Die." I absolutely loved it! As a fellow writer and "professional romance novel reader" I can honestly say you are truly gifted with writing talent. I've added you to the list of my favorite writers and I'm looking forward to reading another one of your books soon. Hugs!” ~Lori~
“You worried me and you made me cry and I absolutely loved Six Angels! of course, you knew I would. I thought I was gonna die there at the end. The epilogue was wonderful! I love how you brought everyone together. People who haven't read any of the other books get a little taste of what the characters are like. You really are genius at this. You create a whole world that is so real to me. Thank you again for sharing them all with me.” ~Amy Hines~
“"Dandelions Never Die" is a story that grabs you and pulls you inside of it. You simply cant get enough. Im still waiting on the sequel. But it is honestly some of the best romance i've read in a long time and i look forward to more great works from this brilliant author.” ~Shavonia~
"You just about killed me with this one! Four Days is a wonderful story about love and strength. The emotions I felt when I was reading were so real. Everything I read from you stuns me!" ~Amy Hines~
"Okay, I need the next book faster than fast. Everything that has happened to Shelley...I lived it with her, I cried with her, I laughed hysterically when she or her faithful companions did. And now, it is over, I need more."
"I pulled myself away from Dandelions Never Die just to leave this comment. I am seriously addicted. Shelley and Eric have completely stolen my heart. You are amazing!"
"A friend of mine who was sexually abused as a child read Dandelions Never Die and was moved to tears by how much she related to Shelley and how empowered she felt as she read it. She's now taking martial arts and self defense classes thanks to you." ~Elizabeth Davidovich~
"Very sexy. . . very, very sexy! You are a sexy genius! I love how you have created this entire world and the characters from each book keep running into each other. And once again...very sexy. I need more." ~Karen Wallace~
"I love A Place Called Home! The twists and turns in the story just blew me away. And the way McCartney Green represents women makes the reader want to be a better person. The challenges they overcome are an inspiration to us all."
"I am absolutely hooked! (I've read Dandelions Never Die, Four Days and Six Angels.) Haven't even thought about buying from another author since I started your books. Where can I get a copy of Weeds Grow and A Place Called Home?""Just finished reading A Place Called Home! You are frickin awesome! I will have you know I haven't read a book since my early twenties, much less 2 in one week! lol! I loved this story as much as the first! Bring on Weeds Grow!