That was five years ago. The world has moved on from that awful day, but I’m stuck in my own personal hell, waiting for a man who may be dead for all I know. At my sister’s wedding, I meet Eric, the brother of the groom, and my heart comes alive once again.
The world is riveted by the capture of the terrorist mastermind, brought down by U.S. Special Forces in a daring raid. Now I am trapped between hoping I’ll hear from John and fearing what’ll become of my new life with Eric if I do.
From a New York Times bestselling author, Five Years Gone, a standalone contemporary, is an epic story of love, honor, duty, unbearable choices and impossible dilemmas.
93,000 words/400 pages
Annie Sawyers has been madly in love with Guy Donovan since they shared a few fateful kisses years ago. He's been running from her ever since, and now she's learned that he wants to propose to a woman he doesn't love, for business reasons. She's stood on the sidelines far too long. If this is the last chance she has to prove they'd be perfect for each other, then she'll go all out.
Guy Donovan is horrified to hear that innocent Annie has plans to seduce someone. Especially when he puts the pieces together and realizes that his unworthy coworker is the target. It'll be a cold day in hell before he lets another man touch her—but when a car accident strands the two of them alone in a remote cabin, he's about to realize there's more to Annie than he'd ever guessed…
First published in 2001