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Alex and Amanda are both experiencing their own kinda of turmoil when they meet. Is their hesitancy on both their parts? Yes, is a slow burn but boy was it a good one! As always, MariaLisa brings out the best of her stories. You really feel for these characters. You understand their pain and long for them to surrender to the love that they can have together!
I can’t wait for more!
military men and women in gratitude for our freedoms won at their expense. Less
often do we thank their families, those left behind to hold down the fort, to
manage the day-to-day struggle of keeping everything up in the air until their
loved one returns.When you can’t count on anyone else to save you, there’s only one real choice.
Amanda lost her husband to war. Alex lost part of himself. Through a series of
glancing encounters, Amanda and Alex find reasons to continue on. And together,
they’ll discover hope and peace can be found in the most unexpected of places.
thing about this author’s writing is her ability to reach me through the pages
in a way that I can see and hear the characters so clearly. Their emotions and
voice inflections, their whispers and cries…everything. Every one of her
stories gives me the feels, but this one made my chest ache practically from
beginning to end…sigh.”
touching story that is affecting, poignant, passionate and inspirational..”
really feel for these characters. You understand their pain and long for them
to surrender to the love that they can have together!”
early age. Every summer, she would spend hours in the local library,
devouring books of every genre. Self-described as a book-a-holic, she
says “I’ve always loved to read, but then I discovered writing, and
found I adored that, too. For reading … if nothing else is available,
I’ve been known to read the back of the cereal box.”
embraces her inner geek and has been working in the tech field for a
publishing company for a couple decades.
genre — jazz, country, rock, alt rock, metal, classical, bluegrass, rap,
hip hop … you name it, I listen to it. I can often be seen dancing
through the house in the early mornings. But I really, REALLY love live
music. My favorite thing with music is seeing bands in small, dive bars
[read: small, intimate venues]. If said bar [venue] has a good selection
of premium tequila, then that’s a plus!”