Following in her late husband’s footsteps, Lianne visits the spectacular Cornwall coast of England. Here on magnificent windswept beaches, she begins to find herself again. However she didn’t anticipate a growing attraction to a local man… and his dog. When James disappears, she questions her ability to love again and returns home, putting all her energies into saving her hometown. In The Prequel, which is included as a bonus feature of this book, get acquainted with the five women who band together to revitalize the dying hometown of Chance, California. Their heartbreak, their struggles, their determination – and ultimately, their love stories.
A Guarded Heart
Two years ago, physical therapist Elaine Ritter’s life changed in an instant when her beloved sister died unexpectedly. Since that heartbreaking loss, Elaine has transformed from fun-loving aunt to insecure adoptive mother of her four-year-old nephew, Colton. When Elaine meets and begins to date flirtatious photojournalist Brent Jacobs, she wonders if it’s possible to be the mother Colton needs and also the independent woman she misses. As she relaxes the stranglehold on her heart, her tentative friendship with playdate partner and fellow single parent, Nate Brennan, also deepens.