The Library Journal:
When HomeSweetHome network announces that the winner of its latest Free House Sweepstakes is Janine Brown of Cedar Falls, IA, reserved Janey Brown despairs that one of her aunt's nutty schemes has comes to fruition, while Nean Brown delightedly realizes that she has the means to escape a run of dead-end jobs and boyfriends. The two Janine Browns head to Christmas Cove, ME, for some surprising discoveries. Former editor and agent Harms seems to have picked up some tips from the best-selling commercial authors with whom she has worked; there's big in-house enthusiasm for this debut. Great for book clubs.