She soon meets the attractive and charming Cruise Director Oliver, his mother Kay and Tabitha, the attractive and fun loving entertainer who winds Billie up just by a flutter of her false eyelashes.
Between the three of them they force Billie to confront her past, present and future, and things don't turn out quite like she thought they would.
Penny Canvin is a UK author who writes romantic comedy, generally with a travel theme. She released her first novel, ‘Friendship, Love and Apple Tea’, in 2014. ‘Bringing Billie Back’ followed a year later; a story which follows the reluctant passenger, Billie Moon, on a beautiful cruise around the Mediterranean.
To learn more about Penny, go to www.pennycanvin.com
But, instead of relaxation, she finds herself doing anything but. Dates with amorous waiters, constant contact from her ex and being cajoled into helping her friend start a Jeep Safari business all start to take their toll on her. And, when it appears that Libby’s business is being sabotaged, she begins to suspect Seth, the charismatic brother of Libby’s boyfriend.
But it’s hard to suspect a man you’re starting to have feelings for, until you find he has a secret life that would be impossible to live with…
To an undaunted wallflower, he's just the beast next door.
Wealthy and ruthless, Gabriel Duke clawed his way from the lowliest slums to the pinnacle of high society—and now he wants to get even.
Loyal and passionate, Lady Penelope Campion never met a lost or wounded creature she wouldn’t take into her home and her heart.
When her imposing—and attractive—new neighbor demands she clear out the rescued animals, Penny sets him a challenge. She will part with her precious charges, if he can find them loving homes.
Done, Gabriel says. How hard can it be to find homes for a few kittens?
And a two-legged dog.
And a foul-mouthed parrot.
And a goat, an otter, a hedgehog . . .
Easier said than done, for a cold-blooded bastard who wouldn’t know a loving home from a workhouse. Soon he’s covered in cat hair, knee-deep in adorable, and bewitched by a shyly pretty spinster who defies his every attempt to resist. Now she’s set her mind and heart on saving him.
Not if he ruins her first.