A life-changing inheritance...but not in the way she expects.
Dahlia thought settling her aunt’s estate in the seaside town where she’d spent her childhood summers would be easy – a one- or two-day job at the most. Discovering that she’s inherited a crumbling house and a failing bookstore puts a wrench in that plan.
With a nasty trustee who is determined to keep her from selling her inheritance, and Garrett, a handsome neighbor who challenges her at every step, Dahlia doesn’t expect to have a future there.
However, Candle Beach grows on her and she sees transformations in herself that she didn’t expect. With happy memories everywhere she turns, her friends begging her to stay, and a developing attraction to Garrett, could Aunt Ruth’s bequest be the key to Dahlia’s happily-ever-after?Learn more...
Brownies, bribes and a body on the beach.
When you’re a mom of two little kids and your husband spends more time on business trips than he does at home, you start to go a little stir-crazy.
Before I had kids, I was a hotshot marketing manager. Now I’m lucky if there’s no baby spit-up on my blouse in the morning when I rush to get my son to preschool before the Queen Bees reprimand me for being late yet again.
Where did the old me go?
I thought dipping my feet back into the marketing field with a nice little part-time job at my in-laws event center would help to ease my mom-life crisis.
What I didn’t count on was finding my crotchety old neighbor’s body behind a log on the beach — or that Desi, my very pregnant sister-in-law, would be accused of his murder.
Becoming a real life Jessica Fletcher wasn’t what I meant when I asked for a little more excitement in my life.Learn more...