A second chance for a first love...
Chloe Beason LaRue left Hearts Bend after high school, determined to never look back. She shed her unrequited crush on Sam Hardy, moved to Paris, went to pastry school, found a good job, fell in love, and got married. She was happy in France. Then her husband tragically died. Now, Chloe just wants to move forward...but when her moms health is in jeopardy, Chloe heads right back to Hearts Bend where shes hired as head baker for Havens, the premier bakery in town. She has no idea that moving home will push her right into the arms of the man who broke her heart.
Nashville Titans quarterback Sam Hardy has left Hearts Bend and not looked back. He has too many broken memories. But when hes sidelined by an injury, he desperately needs to invest in something to safeguard his future. Havens Bakery is up for sale-and his business partner believes the deal is too good to pass up. He has no idea that the owners have hired the one girl he cant seem to forget...and the last thing he expects is to be her boss.
Back in Hearts Bend for the first time in ten years and thrown together at Havens Bakery, Chloe and Sam have a second chance at first love. Indeed, the more time Sam spends selling pastries, the more he sees a new future. But when Paris beckons Chloe back, where does her heart belong? Can they find the recipe for leaving regrets behind and start something new?
Escape to Hearts Bend for a sweet story of romance, faith, and an unexpected happy ending.
Author: Rachel Hauck, Carrie Padgett Language: EnglishBinding: PaperbackPages: 266Publisher: Sunrise PublishingPublication Date: 2022-05-11