Harlequin Mira, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780778313489, 384pp.
Publication Date: June 26, 2012
When Elliott Cruz first courted struggling single mom Karen Ames, it it was a romance worthy of any Sweet Magnolia fantasy. The sexy personal trainer made it his mission to restore Karen's strengthphysical and emotionaland to charm her children.
Now, a few years into the marriage, colliding dreams threaten to tear a few years into the marriage, colliding dreams threaten to tear them them apart. Elliott's desire to finance the business opportunity of a lifetime with their hard-earned "baby money" stirs Karen's deep-rooted financial insecurities. It's the discovery that their brother-in-law is cheating on Elliott's sisterand thinks it's justifiedthat puts their irreconcilable differences into perspective. Will their own loving fidelity be a bond so strong they can triumph against all odds?
"Sherryl Woods always delights her readers-including me!"
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"Woods is the master of conveying emotions of the heart."-RT Book Reviews on Beach Lane
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