Summer Smith is at a crossroads in life. Fresh out of college with no idea what comes next, she reluctantly agrees to take over her aunt’s flower shop in small-town Texas. But this arrangement is only for the season, putting a deadline on when she needs to figure out what she wants out of life and how she plans to get it.
Ben Davis grew up desperate to escape his hometown in search of academic greatness, but fate had other ideas. A string of family losses turns his mother toward the bottle, forcing him to stay and look after the only family he has left, even though it means giving up his dreams.
A flower delivery gone wrong sets off a series of miracles that bring Summer and Ben crashing into each other. Can these two lost souls find new purpose in each other?
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Perfect for readers of Fern Michaels, Debbie Macomber, Cathryn Brown, Katie Winters, Rachel Hanna, Grace Meyers, Jessie Gussman, Sage Parker, Susan Mallery, Hanna Hart, Carolyn Brown, Natalie Dean, Meredith Summers, B.E. Baker, Ann Omasta, Carolyne Aarsen, Christy Barritt, and Hayley Summers.
Melissa Storm loves a good cry. She believes, that whether happy or sad, tears have a way of cleansing the soul. Perhaps that's why her books have been known to make readers grab the nearest box of tissues and clutch it tight while visiting her fictional worlds. Hey, happily ever afters mean that much more when they're hard won, right?
As a New York Times and multiple USA Today bestselling author, Melissa is always juggling at least half a dozen new story ideas at any given time. She is married to fellow author Falcon Storm, mom to a precocious human princess, and keeper to an entire domestic zoo full of very spoiled cats and canines. Melissa is the owner of Novel Publicity, Whiskered Mysteries, and Arcane City. She also writes under the name Molly Fitz.
Are you ready to ride this emotional roller coaster? Just turn that first page, and hang on tight!