Skipping a Beat by Sarah Pekkanen

Skipping a Beat

Sarah Pekkanen

327 pages first pub 2011 (editions)

fiction contemporary romance hopeful reflective relaxing medium-paced


From the author of the acclaimed The Opposite of Me, a poignant, witty novel about marriage, forgiveness, and the choices that give shape--and limits--to our lives. What would you do if your husband suddenly wanted to rewrite all of the rules of y...

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Community Reviews Summary of 383 reviews


emotional 100%
hopeful 100%
reflective 66%
sad 66%
challenging 33%
mysterious 33%


medium 66%
fast 33%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 66% | Character: 33%

Strong character development?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 33%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 33%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 66% | It's complicated: 33%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 33%

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