This is never going to work, Andy thinks. Still grieving his wife and struggling with a troubled son, he’s not looking for a woman, and certainly not someone as frosty and reserved as Christina. Their relationship will be strictly business. Yet to everyone’s surprise—including their own—these two find themselves falling in love.
But if reconciling with their pasts is difficult, blending their lives and children to create a new family is nearly impossible. They’ve been given a second chance…but can they overcome all the obstacles in the way of happily ever after?
“McDonough crafts a complex romantic tale of two families, skillfully developing multidimensional characters. . .Multiple points of view show the complications of dating for parents, the compromise of interfaith romance, and the unforeseen consequences when lives get out of balance. Readers will delight in this layered tale of friendship and love.”—Publishers Weekly
“Honest and engrossing, this novel explores the intricacies of unexpected attraction, falling in love after losing a spouse and combining two resistant families. The characters are complex and captivating, adding depth to an already engaging plot, which culminates in a surprising twist. Four and a half stars.”—Romantic Times
“Every now and then I stumble upon a truly delightful piece of women’s fiction. Two of a Kind falls into that category. . .A one of a kind tale.”—Romance Reviews
Praise for Yona Zeldis McDonough and A Wedding in Great Neck
“A born storyteller.”—Laura Jacobs, author of Women About Town
“[McDonough is] an author at the top of her form.”—Megan McAndrew, author of Dreaming in French
“Prose as sparkling as a champagne toast.”—Caroline Leavitt, New York Times bestselling author of Pictures of You
“Spirited, entertaining, and a delight to read.”—Lucy Jackson, author of Posh
“McDonough’s skill is to be commended. A tender, clever story with emotional heft.”—Booklist
“Fans of women’s fiction about weddings and family drama are sure to enjoy.”—Library Journal