Becoming the Talbot Sisters by Linden

Waverly Ross and Charlie Talbot are twins sisters. Shortly before their 13th birthday their parents were killed in a plane crash in Africa. The court awarded custody to their Aunt Mae and they went to live in Cookeville, Ohio. When they reach the age of 18 they receive their trust fund.

Becoming the Talbot Sisters
by Rachel Linden
Thomas Nelson
May 2018

Waverly used her inheritance to build a successful career with her home -entertaining show Simply Perfect. Charlie went to Africa to see where her parents had died in the plane crash. After staying in Africa for a few years she went to work as an aid worker in Budapest,

With their Aunt Mae passes away, they both returned to Ohio for the funeral. When Waverly opens up to Charlie about her inability to have children, Charlie volunteers to be a surrogate and carry the baby for them.

After returning to Budapest, Charlie witnesses a car crash in which she discovers several women who are victims of human trafficking. She agrees to testify against the traffickers .

Waverly arrives unexpectedly in Budapest and makes arrangements to film her shows for Simply Perfect in local kitchen. They are betrayed and kidnapped by Albanian Nationals who believes her popularity will persuade the United States to help them in their fight for unity.

Waverly receives an unexpected gift and Charlie has her baby. Will Charlie be able to give her baby to Waverly?

I thoroughly enjoyed the book and recommend it to all readers.

Mary Asher, the Golden Reviewer, is a founding book blogger for and has generously provided this review. She describes herself as “an 88 year young great-grandmother and an avid reader.”

This book was provided by the publisher for review.