Lucy's Awakening

Brooke Stanton
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From the #1 bestselling series and an award-winning author, Lucy Wallace married young and for all the wrong reasons. After her parents died tragically, she needed to secure a future for her and her younger sister. So, when her father's business partner Will Arlington offered to marry her and take her sister in as his own, she said yes. Lucy knew he only proposed because he felt guilty for her father's death.

This was a marriage of convenience, not love.

Lucy knew what was expected of her in exchange for Will saving her and her sister from ruin—to provide a nice home and family for him. But after ten years together, a child is the one thing Lucy was never able to provide for her husband.

Now they sleep in different rooms and lead separate lives. Until one day Lucy witnesses something that changes everything, and she fears her darkest secret may come to light. Because she's done the one thing that was forbidden from the moments she said yes. She fell in love with her husband.

But now that she's accepted the truth of her feelings, she can no longer pretend to be happy in her marriage. If Will can never love her, she'll have to make the hardest decision of her life.

Can she walk away (and break her own heart), to secure Will's happiness by releasing him from a marriage he never wanted? 

(Can be read as a stand-alone)

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About the author

After her own misadventures in New York City, LA, and London, Brooke Stanton now lives in sunny South Florida. She’s an award-winning author who has contributed to Natural Awakenings Magazine, wrote a column for Examiner.com, and is the author of The Bloom Sisters series. Visit her website brookestantonbooks.com.

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Publisher
Brooke Stanton
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Published on
Feb 27, 2019
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Pages
153
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ISBN
9780996851480
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Romance / Historical / 20th Century
Fiction / Romance / Historical / American
Fiction / Romance / Western
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