Book Review: The Boardwalk Antiques Shop

BoardwalkTitle: The Boardwalk Antiques Shop

Author: Julie Wright , Melanie Jacobson, Heather B. Moore

Series: A Tangerine Street Romance

Publisher: Mirror Press

Release Date: Jan 12, 2015


Book Summary:

Boardwalk Antiques Shop
A Tangerine Street Romance
(a novel in three parts)

Welcome to Tangerine Street

Tangerine Street is a must-see tourist stop with a colorful mix of one-of-a-kind boutiques, unique restaurants, eclectic museums, quaint bookstores, and renowned bed-and-breakfasts. The Boardwalk Antiques Shop is an exclusive shop where every antique has a story, and each story possesses the gift to match true love. The customer who buys an antique also buys its story and soon discovers that its story unites the past with the present, creating an unexpected romantic future…

“Where Every Antique has a Story”

MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE: Jennifer is newest owner of The Boardwalk Antiques Shop, inherited from her aunt. When Jennifer arrives in Seashell Beach, her first priority is to meet with a realtor to sell the place. She laughs out loud when she discovers the realtor’s name is Mr. Studly. But the more Jennifer gets to know Paul Studly, the more she finds reasons to stay and run the antiques shop herself.

SOLVING FOR X: Abbie is only a little bit obsessed with antiques, okay, a lot. So when Holden, an out-of-town business executive, tries to purchase the tin soldiers that Abbie’s had her eye on, Abbie refuses to back down. The antiques shop owner issues a challenge: whoever comes up with the best story for wanting the soldiers, will become the new owner. Abbie isn’t about to let some fancy executive beat her out, no matter how charming he is.

A STITCH IN TIME: When Cate learns that antiques dealer Henry Lancaster has purchased the sewing machine left to her by her grandmother, Cate is determined to get it back. What she isn’t counting on is that Henry has just as much claim as Cate. And it doesn’t help that Henry is good-looking and apparently single. Getting to know Henry becomes an unexpected surprise, sending her life into a sudden detour.

Other books in the Tangerine Street Romance series: The Fortune Cafe


Cheryls review

This Tangerine Street series is really fun. I like the length of these stories better than many novellas. The stories in this series are intertwined by the setting. Occasionally you get a glimpse of a character or moment in time from one of the other stories. When you do get these glimpses then you see the moment or character from a different point of view. These stories are cute and fun. I was especially entertained by the middle story in this book, Solving For X. I laughed out loud often. Enough that I decided I better keep and eye out for more books by Melanie Jacobson. She is quite entertaining. Each story is sweet in it’s own way. The setting is fabulous and makes me ready to plan a vacation to the beach!

5 stars

Rating: 5 Stars – I loved it!

Content: a couple mild swear word

Source: ebook for review

This book can be purchased at Amazon.



  1. Just the title got me hooked. I’ll have to put this on my wishlist.

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