". . . a beautifully crafted love story that will melt your heart completely. The machinations of a jealous suitor force [Bel] and [Nick] into a marriage of convenience that may put an end forever to the love blossoming between them.
A native Californian, Kate studied English Lit near Boston and
returned to California to teach generations of high school students, who
are now her Facebook friends, while she not-so-secretly penned
Romances. In Kate's stories honorable, edgy loners meet warm, practical
women who draw them into a circle of love whether in Regency London or
contemporary California. A Golden Heart, Golden Crown, and Book Buyers
Best winner and three-time RITA finalist, Kate lives north of San
Francisco with her surfer husband, their yellow Lab, a Pack 'n Play for
visiting grandbabies, and miles of crowded bookshelves.