More Than Words




      More Than Words
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Light We Lost comes a tender and moving new novel about a woman at a crossroads after the death of her father, and caught between the love of two men.Nina Gregory has always been a good daughter, a good girlfriend Raised by her father, owner of New York City s glamorous Gregory Hotels, after her mother s death, Nina was taught that family, reputation, and legacy are what matter most And her boyfriend Tim, thoughtful, kind, and honest, not to mention her best friend since childhood, feels the same But after Nina s father passes away, she learns he may not have practiced what he preached As her world falls apart, Nina begins to question everything she thought she knew and to see the men in her life her father, her boyfriend, and unexpectedly, her handsome and attentive boss, Rafael in a new light Soon Nina finds herself caught between the world she knows and loves, and a passion that could upend everything More than Words is a heartbreaking and romantic novel about grief, loss, love, and self discovery, and how we choose which life we are meant to live. Best Read [ More Than Words ] by [ Jill Santopolo ] – heartforum.co.uk

Jill Santopolo is the author of the The Light We Lost, the Alec Flint Mysteries, the Sparkle Spa series, and the Follow Your Heart books She holds a BA in English Literature from Columbia University, an MFA in Writing for Children from the Vermont College of Fine Arts, and a certificate in Intellectual Property Law from NYU Jill is also the Editorial Director of Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group When she s not writing or editing, Jill is a thesis advisor at The New School in their MFA program in Writing for Children and Young Adults and is on the faculty of the Columbia Publishing Course Jill has traveled all over the U.S and to Canada and Europe to speak about writing and storytelling She lives in New York City.Twitter jillsantopoloInstagram jillsantopoloFacebook jillsantopoloauthor


      More Than Words
 By Jill Santopolo IBN :  Format : Kindle Edition – heartforum.co.uk
  • Kindle Edition
  • 352 pages
  • More Than Words
  • Jill Santopolo
  • 01 November 2017

10 thoughts on “ More Than Words

  1. Melissa says:

    Angsty Relatable Redemptive Heartfelt Sweet.To say that I was eager to get my hands on Jill Santopolo s latest release is quite the understatement And now, on the other side with those mighty expectations I d built up during the wait having been met my heart is content.Likely, readers will find that More Than Words is just that, a novel that sthan words simply typed on a page with a pretty face to boot Nina s story is a heartbreakingly beautiful reminder to live your truth and to not Angsty Relatable Redemptive Heartfelt Sweet.To ...

  2. Susanne Strong says:

    3 Stars.A novel that was well told, but unfortunately, not felt with my heart What do you do when your life s actions and decisions are made for you For Nina, you follow them Nina is a woman whose life has always come naturally, her relationship with her father, college, work and Tim, her best friend since childhood and now, her boyfriend Working as a speechwriter for a Mayoral Candidate, she loves her job Someday soon however, she ll be running the family company sooner than she thinks a 3 Stars.A novel that was well told, but unfortunately, not felt with my heart What do you do when your life s actions and decisions are made for you For Nina, you follow them Nina is a woman whose life has always come naturally, her relationship with her father, college, work and Tim, her best friend since childhood and now, her boyfriend Working as a speechwriter for a Mayoral Candidate, she loves her job Someday soon however, she ll be running the family company sooner than she thinks as it turns out when tragedy befalls her dad, leaving her life in a spiral Then of course, there s Tim. who keeps putting the pressure on The problem of course, is that she s just not feeling like her old self and then there s the fact that she s been feeling an intense attraction to her former boss, Rafael, that she just can t shake If only she felt comfortable doing what she wanted v what others wanted for her More Than Words is Jill Santopolo s foll...

  3. Katie B says:

    Nina, Nina, Nina You just didn t really work for me therefore this was just an okay read I didn t dislike you or anything but given the tough stuff you were dealing with in the book, I wish I would have feltof a connection to you.This is a story of a woman who has the type of wealth and privilege most of us can only dream of and yet Nina Gregory doesn t feel completely satisfied with her life When her world falls apart, she really starts to question if she is on the right path to happin Nina, Nina, Nina You just didn t really work for me therefore this was just an okay read I didn t dislike you or anything but given the tough stuff you were dealing with in the book, I wish I would have feltof a connection to you.This is a story of a woman who has the type of wealth and privilege most of us can only dream of and yet Nina Gregory doesn t feel completely satisfied with her life When her world falls apart, she really starts to question if she is on the right path to happiness or if she needs to go in a different direction.It is essential when I read these type of fiction stories with elements of romance that I feel something for the character or otherwise it will never bethan just an average read With other genres like mysteries or thrillers, I can find the main character completely unlikable and still have a fun time reading the book The problem...

  4. Travel.with.a.book says:

    In her second adult novel Santopolo gives us extremely beautiful prose, introducing us with interesting and lovely characters More Than Words is one of my most anticipated book of the Year and it didn t dissapoint me, you ll get hooked by the amazing writings while devouring this book, it really is a page turner and it has a unique nature of telling the story in a very delightful perspective, I highly enjoyed the tensions between the acts and the novel is very fascinating.Nina Gregory is the ma In her second adult novel Santopolo gives us extremely beautiful prose, introducing us with interesting and lovely characters More Than Words is one of my most anticipated book of the Year and it didn t dissapoint me, you ll get hooked by the amazing writings while devouring this book, it really is a page turner and it has a unique nature of telling the story in a very delightful perspective, I highly enjoyed t...

  5. Jayme says:

    I loved The Light We Lost 5 stars for me so when I saw that Jill Santopolo had another novel being released, I had to request a copy In that book, Lucy struggled to resolve her feelings for the one who got away with the one who took his place In this book, you ll meet Nina, heiress to the Gregory Hotels of New York City, a woman also struggling to make sense of her feelings for two men She has known her boyfriend Tim, since childhood, though they have only been dating for eight months I loved The Light We Lost 5 stars for me so when I saw that Jill Santopolo had another novel being released, I had to request a copy In that book, Lucy struggled to resolve her feelings for the one who got away with the one who took his place In this book, you ll meet Nina, heiress to t...

  6. Elizabeth says:

    More Than Words is barely a story Hotel heiress Nina Gregory s father is dying Her mother died when she was eight Oh, various parental mysteries Her boyfriend, childhood friend Tim, wants to get married Nina is attracted to Rafael, mayoral candidate for New York City whose campaign she s part of You can guess the whole thing from this Which is about as long as most of the chapters are.Too boring and cliched to even resemble a real story Also, possibly the least interesting love scenes More Than Words is barely a story Hotel heiress Nina Grego...

  7. Stephanie (Stephanie& says:

    The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo didn t really work for me, but I wanted to give the author another try because although I didn t love that particular story, I did love Santopolo s magical and eloquent writing style I m so glad I decided to read her newest novel More Than Words was a captivating story filled with lots of drama and romance, butthan that it is a story about one woman s journey through heartbreak, loss, and grief to find out who she really wants to be.Nina Gregory has ev The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo didn t really work for me, but I wanted to give the author another try because although I didn t love that particular story, I did love Santopolo s magical and eloquent writing style I m so glad I decided to read her newest novel More Than Words was a captivating story filled with lots of drama and romance, butthan that it is a story about one woman s journey throug...

  8. Bkwmlee says:

    2.5 stars rounded up to 3 starsI decided to read this book because I had read this author Jill Santopolo s earlier novelThe Light We Lostback in 2017 and liked the story well enough, even though with that book, the characters didn t work for me and the emotional aspect was lacking however even with a few issues, there had been a twist to that story and the dialogue was meaningful enough that it almost made up for some of its flaws In other words, I was still able to enjoy that book to som 2.5 stars rounded up to 3 starsI decided to read this book because I had read this author Jill Sa...

  9. Jenny (Reading Envy) says:

    I wanted to try this author after her last novel was highlighted by Reese Witherspoon It s solidly in women s fiction bordering on romance.Nina works in politics but is destined to take over the family business, a lucrative hospitality corporation in NYC As her father approaches the end of his life, she is confronted with the truth of what happened in her childhood and has to decide who she wants to be I liked the quick chapters, female crisis of identity, and the attraction to one character I wanted to try this author after her last novel was highlighted by Reese With...

  10. Megan Johnson says:

    After loving The Light We Lost, maybe I held this book to too high an expectation but it was just a solid meh from me Not that it wasn t enjoyable, but it wasn t believable, the characters weren t likeable, and above everything there wa...

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