Alexandra Ramsey has been rescuing strays since she was abandoned by her mother at the age of seven. Now Alex's passion is poured into Harley's Haven, the no-kill animal shelter she built from scratch in Cade's Point, Mississippi. Evan Whiting rode the crest of the wave of success as a top chef in Manhattan until 26 people were sickened by bad crab meat. He lost his restaurant, his savings, his reputation, and his wife. Evan retreats to the home he inherited in rural Mississippi to start over.
"What a nice surprise!"
Jake Garber is a new man after being placed in the witness protection program pending a federal child-trafficking case in which he's a witness. Shannon Chase is the identity stolen by a young woman escaping her past to protect her child. A foggy night, a hairpin turn, and a car crash throw Jake and Shannon into one another's lives, where each struggles to protect a secret.
"Romantic Suspense Alternate Identities"
Author Jessica Windsor has a serious case of writer's block - how can she write a romance novel with a broken heart? Andrew McCabe's spirit has lingered for two years in the mountain cabin waiting for justice so he can pass to the hereafter. Ben Gearing is haunted by a past he can't change and can't forget. All three need to be released for their spirits to be free.
Five very different women, each carrying her own secret, meet on the Jersey shore for a retreat. Liv, Andi, Julia, Markie, and Cee Cee each arrive at the women's retreat with her own agenda and her own secret. Retreat director Bree is called away for a family emergency and the five women are left on their own to deal with their differences, reveal their secrets and find what each is seeking. Will differences divide or will sisterhood prevail?