Reviews - Contemporary

Chances (Oak Creek Book 1)

Haley Redmon’s whole life focuses on her animals. Any man interested in her must love her dogs just as much as she does, which doesn’t seem like a problem at first when handsome real estate broker, Austin Young, moves to Oak Creek. Sparks are flying and everything seems fine between the pair until Haley brings a destructive new puppy home with a taste for Italian leather.

A collection of three novellas, “When the Heart Brings You Home” features “Winter Light”, a story about a troubled little girl, Lydia, who brings her single father, Luke, and a lonely book shop owner, Allie, together. In “Light the Heart Home”, Sophie and Emma haven’t seen each other in years, but a phone call and a bunch of secrets brings the two sisters together for the holidays again.

Cash Morgan has buried himself in his record store since his life imploded more than 15 years ago. He’s built walls around his heart so tall and thick no one has been able to break through - until Sasha. Cash doesn’t want to want her, but he does. He already went through hell because of a woman, and has no desire to open up again, let alone to a girl who is almost 20 years younger than him.

Luna Lamont, jaded and fiercely independent self-defense coach, needs no man… until a surprising and large inheritance makes an appearance with the caveat that she be married in order to receive it.

Myra works hard to maintain the life she has carved out for herself and her children. Running the local coffee shop, Myra is a favorite among the locals. Caught up with personal decisions and running a business, Myra is blindsided. An outsider with money has not only bought her shop out from under her, but he has also her home as well.