By Helen Gray
Steeple Hill, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780373487257, 192pp.
Publication Date: September 2, 2014
Gavin Mathis Brings Light to the Countryside
Gavin is determined to bring his sleepy hometown of Deer Lick, Missouri, into the electric age. But he doesn't count on his wayward brother's schoolhouse hijinks getting in the wayor the lovely teacher who sends Gavin's heart into a tailspin.
Teacher Irene Delaney is a talented pianist who dreams of making music far beyond her small town. As the electricity humming between her and Gavin begins to grow, she worries falling for the striking man will douse her big-city plans. Can Gavin convince Irene she can keep her dreamsand they can still have forever?