Sara Caldwell Vance is back home in Tillman, Ala., where she's taken back 18 years to memories of her first love, Dante Mangino. Wouldn't you know she finds him on her doorstep! He's in town to assist the police chief and investigate a seemingly innocuous crime Sara reported. The attraction still exists, but there's a lot of baggage between them, including a tragic situation Dante won't discuss. But when a murder puts Sara in danger, Dante realizes that she's his life. Linda Winstead Jones spins a terrific tale about reuniting with your first love. The Guardian (4) reminds us to grab at happiness even when there are no guarantees it will last.