Publisher: Loveswept, Random House
A successful Hollywood director, Aubrey doesn’t have time to linger on what
could have been.
But when a routine blood test comes back with a false positive, she decides to
take some time off to do the things she’s always wanted to do: taste the famous
chocolate chip cookies at the Minnesota State Fair, hike the Grand Teton
National Park, scuba dive in the Caribbean.
But after Aubrey admits to herself what she’s really missing,
she heads back home to Dusty Valley, Oklahoma . . . and the man she left
Sure, when the love of his life left their hometown to chase her dreams he was
heartbroken and—he’ll admit—damn mad.
But Cole would have never forgiven himself if he had held Aubrey back from
So the last thing he expects after all these years is to walk into his favorite
bar one night and find the girl he’s always loved—there—looking for him.
Maybe now’s the time to make his dreams come true.
author L. P. Dover is a southern belle living in North Carolina with her husband and
two beautiful girls. Before she began her literary journey she worked in
periodontics, enjoying the wonderment of dental surgeries.
hikes, and has a passion for singing. Her youngest daughter, who she’s also
written a children’s book with, expects a concert each and every night before
bedtime, usually Christmas carols.
including a children’s book with her youngest daughter, but her favorite to
write is romantic suspense. However, she has found a new passion in romantic
comedy, especially involving sexy golfers. Who knew the sport could be so dirty
and fun to write about.
It’s been ten years since Aubrey left her fiancé and her hometown behind to pursue her dreams of becoming a successful Hollywood director. When she receives a false diagnosis with life threatening consequences, she is forced to re-evaluate her life and find out what is truly important. As she starts to do everything she has ever wanted to do but has always put off, she realizes her biggest regret is Cole.
Cole has his roots firmly planted in Oklahoma. He was devastated when Aubrey chose her dreams over the life they had been planning, but he is content with his life as a fireman and helping his family out on their farm.
From the moment that they see each other again the chemistry and connection between them is stronger than ever. Since their love wasn’t enough to keep them together the first time around will it be any different the second time or are their different dreams for the future destined to break their hearts once again?
This is a sweet and sexy story about realizing what is truly important before it is too late.