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* WellDoneSonGuy: Kate has some of his towards her parents.

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* WellDoneSonGuy: Kate has some of his towards her parents.parents.
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''Love in a Nutshell'' is a 2012 romance novel by [[StephaniePlum Janet Evanovich]] and Dorien Kelly. The book follows Kate Appleton, a recent divorcée who has also lost her job as magazine editor. Trying to start her life over, she moves back to Keene's Harbor, Michigan to live in her parent's summer cabin. Kate hopes to fix up the cabin (titled "The Nutshell") and turn it into a bed and breakfast.

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''Love in a Nutshell'' is a 2012 romance novel by [[StephaniePlum [[Literature/StephaniePlum Janet Evanovich]] and Dorien Kelly. The book follows Kate Appleton, a recent divorcée who has also lost her job as magazine editor. Trying to start her life over, she moves back to Keene's Harbor, Michigan to live in her parent's summer cabin. Kate hopes to fix up the cabin (titled "The Nutshell") and turn it into a bed and breakfast.


* BeeAfraid: The drywall in Kate's house had a bee colony living in it.



* EverythingsWorseWithBees: The drywall in Kate's house had a bee colony living in it.


* TheCasanova: Matt has a reputation in town for being one. [[spoiler:He confesses to Kate that while he has dated many women, he hasn't slept with many of them and is more interested in having a relationship.]]



* TheCasanova: Matt has a reputation in town for being one. [[spoiler:He confesses to Kate that while he has dated many women, he hasn't slept with many of them and is more interested in having a relationship.]]


* BonnieAndClyde: Discussed in-universe by Kate in regards to [[spoiler:Harley trying to sabotage Matt's business so that he and Laila can retire together]]



* DamselInDistress: [[spoiler:Kate becomes one when Harley holds her at gun point. However [[DamselOutOfDistress she attacks him]] after he kicks Chuck.]]



* DistressedDamsel: [[spoiler:Kate becomes one when Harley holds her at gun point. However [[DamselOutOfDistress she attacks him]] after he kicks Chuck.]]



* KickTheDog: [[spoiler: Harley does a literal kick the dog to prove his villainous-ness in the climax. The dog in question has three legs]]

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* KickTheDog: [[spoiler: Harley does a literal kick the dog to prove his villainous-ness in the climax. The dog in question has three legs]] legs.]]



* OutlawCouple: Discussed in-universe by Kate in regards to [[spoiler:Harley trying to sabotage Matt's business so that he and Laila can retire together]].



* VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler:Harley towards the end when he has kidnapped Kate]]
* WellDoneSonGuy: Kate has some of his towards her parents.



* TookALevelInBadass: [[spoiler: Kate after Harley kicks Chuck]]

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* TookALevelInBadass: [[spoiler: Kate after Harley kicks Chuck]]Chuck.]]
* VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler:Harley towards the end when he has kidnapped Kate.]]
* WellDoneSonGuy: Kate has some of his towards her parents.


* DistressedDamsel: [[spoiler:Kate becomes one when Harley holds her at gun point. However, she [[BadassDamsel subverts this by attacking him]] after he kicks Chuck.]]

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* DistressedDamsel: [[spoiler:Kate becomes one when Harley holds her at gun point. However, However [[DamselOutOfDistress she [[BadassDamsel subverts this by attacking attacks him]] after he kicks Chuck.]]


* DistressedDamsel: [[spoiler:Kate becomes one when Harley holds her at gun point. However, she subverts this by attacking him after he kicks Chuck.]]

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* DistressedDamsel: [[spoiler:Kate becomes one when Harley holds her at gun point. However, she [[BadassDamsel subverts this by attacking him him]] after he kicks Chuck.]]


* ShinyMidnightBlack: Kate's best friend Ella.


* HairOfGold: Kate.

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* DisneyDogFight: Kate participates in one for her poodle Stella. [[spoiler: She wins as she knows that being disinterested is the way to get Stella's attention.]]


* CanineCompanion: Stella [[spoiler: once Kate gets her back.]]

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* CanineCompanion: Stella [[spoiler: once Kate gets her back.]]]] Also Matt's dog Chuck.

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* NewAgeRetroHippie: Starflower Creed.

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* ChekhovsGun: [[spoiler:The thread Kate finds in the factory, Laila's and Harley's lighters.]]

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* EverythingsWorseWithBees: The drywall in Kate's house had a bee colony living in it.

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* AllWomenLoveShoes: Discussed by Kate who notes that Matt has more shoes than her.


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* TheCasanova: Matt has a reputation in town for being one. [[spoiler:He confesses to Kate that while he has dated many women, he hasn't slept with many of them and is more interested in having a relationship.]]

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