Julia meets Luke, a man who completes her, and his instant commitment to her endures their many missed opportunities. Readers will keep rooting for Julia and patiently flip the pages because she hits the jackpot with Luke. Julia bends over backwards to keep her family together, and it ultimately takes years to make things right. Fortunately, her man knows what he wants and needs, and Holt knows what her fans will love.

Julia Patterson has made the choice to divorce her emotionally detached husband, Charles, move forward and raise their twins on her own. Then she meets Luke and their chemistry is instantaneous. In two days, Julia is more attached to Luke than she ever was to Charles. She is more determined than ever to end her sham of a marriage. Charles has other ideas, and through some extensive machinations, Julia and Luke are separated for 14 years. Even after his death, Charles controls Julia and leaves her in emotional limbo. Then, Luke returns. It’s up to Julia to make things right, heal her family and claim her happiness. (KENSINGTONBOOKS.COM/LYRICALPRESS, dl $3.99)

Reviewed by: 
Jacqui McGugins