first hard chest I run into belongs to my childhood crush, Jase. He’s the
popular football captain, full of charm and charisma. I, however, am not the
same girl I was.
of my past. When my father died all his secrets and lies went with him. Now
back with my mom and a new family I knew nothing about, attempting to navigate
my way down memory lane.
them. No matter how angry I am at him, I can’t help those old feelings that
bubble to the surface. He’s no longer the little boy I remember, but a man—one
who still causes my stomach to flip.
Lovelock is from bright sunny Queensland in Australia. She is the mother of
three little monsters, a wife to an amazing husband and very much a lover of
everything books and reading. Liz has always loved books and, from a very young
age she began reading comic books and then in high school her passion grew. She
was given Tomorrow When The War Began by John Marsden for an assignment but,
when that was done she continued to discover new books to fall in love with.
has a book she is currently enjoying and, a notebook beside her bed for in her
hand bag for when inspiration hits at those crazy times. She is a stationary
addict and will buy more notebooks and pens then what she needs. Her one click
finger likes to go crazy as well.
When the marriage between her parents ended Charity left with her father and her life for the last decade has not been kind. She had to leave everyone she loved, everything that was familiar and she felt like she was forgotten as she never heard from anyone again. With the death of her father she has returned to her hometown to live with her mother and try to pick up the pieces of her life.
Jase was her best friend when they children and when he sees her again, he recognizes her instantly. The feelings between them are stronger than ever but they must not only work through the misunderstanding of the past but there is a lot of healing that needs to be done as well.
Jase is so patient and understanding and exactly who Charity needs in her life. There are a great group of secondary characters which consist of both family and friends that make the story even better.