Hope and longing… those two themes, along with survival, resound throughout this lovely tale. Once I started, IĀ couldn’t stop. In fact, this author’s books tend to keep me up far too late into the night. As this one did, I needed to know what would happen after reading the first page. Ellie is a woman I’d like to be, the wise optimist who’s seen plenty of life and is trying to regain a part of her that’s been missing. Enter Luke, who’s handsome, gorgeous, and ever so patient. Luke also has a past full of some baggage. That’s what makes this story so marvelous, bothRead More →