Review of Gooseberry Island by Steven Manchester
Book reviews , Fiction / January 5, 2015

Is it possible to fall in love before going to war? It is possible. This answer is provided by Gooseberry Island, (buy here) the book written by the best selling author Steven Manchester. Steven is a talented American author who is also famous to have written the bestseller novel Rockin Chair. Gooseberry Island is a book speaking about love and war, but also about the bad effects which war has on the soldiers enrolled in the Army. The book is also the story of David McClain and Linsdey Wood.   David and Lindsey are two twin souls because the parents of the girl had a similar love story like the one of their daughter with David. The latter meets Linsdey on the beach of Gooseberry Island a few days before going to the party organized to greet his departure for a mission in Afghanistan. Gooseberry Island overlooks in a stunning sea dominated by an enormous lighthouse. Lindsey and David sit on the bench that looks at the sea enlightened by the lighthouse. That same sea saw many things: migrants, war ships, tourist boats and everything life can offer in good and evil. The two characters fall in love immediately and…