. . What could possibly go wrong? Living alone in the massive two-story has only made him miss her more. When he insists he’s going to Summer Harbor, with or without her, Abby knows she can’t say no. And win back the woman of his dreams. Ryan mckinley has tried to move on from his ex-wife, Abby. Her parents still think they’re married and now Ryan knows it too.
When her parents call him out of the blue about their anniversary party in Summer Harbor, Maine, Ryan believes God has dropped a golden opportunity straight in his lap. Abby mckinley never exactly told her parents about the divorce. He’s sulked, he’s gotten angry, and ultimately he bought her dream house.
It’s just a one-week road trip with the man who broke her heart. Big mistake.
The Wishing Season A Chapel Springs Romance Book 3When cole discovers the contest, he believes his home for foster kids in transition has found its saving grace. But could their magnetic attraction cost them everything they’ve ever wanted?Includes Reading Group Guide. So when a chapel springs resident offers her beloved ancestral home as prize to the applicant with the best plan for the house, PJ believes she was meant to win.
Contractor cole evans is confident, professional, and swoon-worthy—but this former foster kid knows his life could have turned out very differently. In this competition, it’s not just the house on the line, it’s their hearts. She has the touch when it comes to food, but PJ McKinley’s dream of opening her own restaurant is one building short of reality.
All he has to do is convince the owner that a not-for-profit enterprise will be good for the community. When the eccentric philanthropist weighs the proposals, she proposes an outlandish tie-breaker: PJ and Cole will share the house for a year to see which idea works best. Now, with cole and the foster kids upstairs and PJ and the restaurant below, day-to-day life has turned into an out-and-out rivalry—with some seriously flirtatious hallway encounters on the side.
Dancing with Fireflies A Chapel Springs Romance Book 2Jade returns home to Chapel Springs after years of protecting her fragile heart. Then along comes Daniel, making her long to dance again. Growing up in the midwestern river town of Chapel Springs, Indiana, Jade McKinley felt like a weed in a rose garden. He’s loved jade for years, but she always thought of him as a big brother.
When she left, she thought she’d never look back. Now, and broke, pregnant, alone, she has no other choice but to return. The mayor of chapel springs, Daniel Dawson, has been an honorary member of the McKinley family for years. God seems far away, she’s hiding secrets from her family, and she’s strangely attracted to the man who’s always called her “squirt.
Returning home may prove more difficult—and more wonderful—than she ever imagined. While his own home life was almost nonexistent, Daniel fit right in with the boisterous McKinley family. Now that she’s back, his feelings are stronger than ever. As jade attempts to settle in, nothing feels right.
Barefoot Summer A Chapel Springs Romance Book 1Madison's heart has been closed for years. Now she needs his help--and he'll give it, because he owes her far more than she'll ever know. Madison will do anything--even work with the infamous Beckett O'Reilly--to reach her goal. But first she has to learn to sail, and fast. Beckett o'reilly knows Madison is out of his league, but someone neglected to tell his heart.
But one summer can change everything. In the years since her twin brother's drowning, Madison McKinley has struggled to put it behind her. Despite the support of her close-knit family and her gratifying job as a veterinarian in their riverside town, the loss still haunts her. To find closure, madison sets out to fulfill her brother's dream of winning the town's annual regatta.
And as much as she'd like to deny it, the chemistry between them is electrifying. Can their romance survive summer's challenges? And will achieving her brother's dream give Madison the peace she desperately seeks? As summer wanes, her feelings for him grow and a fledgling faith takes root in her heart. But beckett harbors a secret that will test the limits of their new love.
The Goodbye Bride A Summer Harbor Novel Book 2More importantly, within the context of a wonderful Summer Harbor romance, the author deftly illustrates that there is One who will never abandon us, and when we trust Him, we can in turn trust the people He places in our lives. All this packaged inside one heart-stopping, page-turning romance that will leave the pickiest romance reader delighted and asking for just a few more pages.
Cara C. Has he been given a second chance with the only woman who stirs his passion and haunts his dreams?Lucy knows she must unlock those missing months and discover why she threw everything away. Putman, award-winning author of Where Treetops Glisten and Shadowed by Grace. Highly recommended!” —colleen coble usa today bestselling author of the Lavender Tides and Hope Beach seriesThe second book in the Summer Harbor series from bestselling author Denise Hunter!She only remembers loving him.
Vogt, 2015 rita® finalist and author of crazy little thing called love “Denise Hunter has done it once again, placing herself solidly on my must-read list! The Goodbye Bride is a tender, thoughtful look at the role memories play in a romance. She doesn’t remember leaving her fiancé Zac Callahan weeks before their wedding or moving to Portland, Maine.
The clever plot kept me up way past my bedtime—and happy to be so!” —Deborah Raney, award-winning author of the Chicory Inn Novels series“The Goodbye Bride highlights the abandonment that so many have experienced. Readers will keep turning pages, wanting to know how true love ever went so wrong.
And zac knows that if he follows his heart he’ll win back the love of his life—but if Lucy’s memory returns, his would-be bride might say goodbye forever.
Just a Kiss A Summer Harbor Novel Book 3All he can do now is put some healthy distance between them. Why is she suddenly noticing his corded arm muscles and the way his lips curl at the corners? Will she be able to deny her feelings for another Callahan brother? And will Riley let his heart heal so he can let Paige in? She deserves so much more than the man that’s left.
But over a year later, he’s officially a marine, and Beau and Paige are no longer an item. To make matters worse, her job is in serious jeopardy. By all appearances he’s adjusting miraculously well to his disability. When riley’s tour in afghanistan is up, he intends to confess his feelings to Paige and win his best friend’s heart once and for all.
But all that changes when an IED takes the life of a comrade and leaves Riley an amputee. Now he’s heading home, injured and troubled. Riley callahan’s plans to reveal his secret feelings for his best friend are ruined when his life is drastically altered in Afghanistan. Watching the love of his life falling for his brother was enough to send Riley straight to boot camp.
He has nightmares and mood swings, and his unwavering independence keeps him from accepting help from anyone, including her. But upon his return he discovers his family has arranged for him to stay with Paige. Paige is a nurturer at heart and happy to take care of her best buddy.
Falling Like Snowflakes A Summer Harbor Novel Book 1Eden martelli is too busy fleeing the clutches of danger to realize she’s running straight into the arms of a new love. Speeding north through rural maine, Eden Martelli wonders how her life came to this—on the run with her mute five-year-old son dozing fitfully in the passenger seat. As christmas eve approaches, Eden’s past catches up to her.
Beau will go to the ends of the earth to keep her safe. When a breakdown leaves them stranded in Summer Harbor, Eden has no choice but to stay put through Christmas. But, as he soon finds out, she also comes with a boatload of secrets. Eden has been through too much to trust her heart to another man, but Beau is impossible to resist, and the feeling seems to be mutual.
Even though they have no place to lay their heads. Beau callahan is a habitual problem solver—for other people anyway. He left the sheriff’s department to take over his family’s Christmas tree farm, but he’s still haunted by the loss of his parents and struggling to handle his first Christmas alone.
When eden shows up looking for work just as Beau’s feisty aunt gets out of the hospital, Beau thinks he’s finally caught a break. Eden is competent and dedicated—if a little guarded—and a knockout to boot. But who’s going to protect his heart from a woman who can’t seem to trust again?
Driftwood Lane: A Nantucket Love StoryBut she senses he is also capable of pulling her under in a heartbeat. But one phone call upsets all that. What if the thing she fears the most is exactly what she needs? Can she trust God with the details and relish the adventure? Meridith believes she is capable of weathering any storm. But she's never experienced a love powerful enough to uproot her.
. Until now. Meridith ward has crafted a carefully ordered life to make up for the chaos that plagued her childhood years. She nervously heads to nantucket to care for the siblings she's never met with plans to stay until their uncle returns from his trip before relinquishing guardianship to him. She arrives to find the children living in Summer House, a Bed & Breakfast that's falling apart around them.
Within the span of several minutes, Meredith learns that the father who abandoned her is dead and she's been named the sole guardian of his other three children. Meridith wants to move on as soon as possible, but the inn will never sell in its dilapidated condition. Then an itinerant handyman, Jake, shows up with an offer she can't refuse.
Much like the powerful ocean just a short walk from her deck, Jake appeals to Meridith.
The Convenient Groom A Nantucket Love Story Book 2But can they pull it off? and why would Lucas marry her in the first place?Could it be that "Dr. Wright is completely wrong for her. But does she really understand what love's about?Five hours before her Nantucket beach wedding--and on the eve of her big book launch--celebrity marriage counselor Kate Lawrence has everything in place.
Everything, that is, but the groom. Kate" doesn't know the first thing about love?An inspiring tale of enduring love set in romantic Nantucket. Each romance for good™ novel offers a story of hope and love that positively portrays the eternal impact of relationships. She wrote the book--literally--on finding the right mate.
Kate's desperate enough to agree--although she's sure this Mr. She might not have a career, either, when her nationwide audience finds out their marriage guru has been left at the altar. Enter lucas wright, who offers to stand in for the missing husband-to-be and marry her.
Seaside Letters A Nantucket Love Story Book 3No matter where you are or how long until we can be together, I'll keep searching for you. Tucker sabrina never intended to fall in love with Tucker McCabe, the man she serves coffee to every morning at a Nantucket cafeùespecially since he's unwittingly tied to a past she deeply regrets. That the person he's trying to find is her.
A past that is so riddled with mistakes, it has separated her from God. If she turns him down, he'll hire someone elseùand that would be a disaster. But she's fallen hard and isn't sure how long she can hide her feelings. An inspiring christian romance that reminds us that love covers a multitude of sins. Locating an elusive woman he's fallen for online.
If sabrina accepts the job, she'll spend her evenings in close proximity to a man who can never be hers. When tucker learns sabrina is the research assistant for a local mystery writer, he asks Sabrina to help him with a little sleuthing of his own. Because if someone else sifts through all those letters and finds out the truth, Tucker will discover her secret.
Surrender Bay A Nantucket Love Story Book 1. All in a romantic seaside setting. Samantha owens' estranged stepfather has died, leaving her his cottage in Nantucket—a place she fled years ago, never planning to return. And she must tell landon why she fled the island in the first place—a secret that could tear them apart. Is landon’s love really as unconditional as he claims? and will samantha finally realize that the God she found all those years ago never abandoned her?Full-length, standaloneClean romanceHappily ever afterPraise for Surrender Bay:“No one can write a story that grips the heart like Denise Hunter.
. As a single mom, samantha can't afford to pass up a financial windfall like ocean-front property. Never suspecting that Landon Reed still lives two doors down. As their long-dormant romance begins to bud again, Samantha must face a past that separated her from the God of her childhood. A heart-tugging tale of shattered trust, growing faith, and love that endures.
So she travels home to fix up the house and sell it. If you like karen kingsbury or Nicholas Sparks, this is an author you'll love. Colleen coble, uSA TODAY bestselling author.