My Nearness to You
Danielle Morrow’s fledgling career as a private investigator certainly spices up her life. The pounding of her heart in her ears, the surge of adrenalin. It makes her feel alive. But when she narrowly escapes one of her late night stakeouts and brings her car to Reed's Garage to be serviced, the sight of the mechanic makes her heart race for an entirely different reason.
Nathan Reed has had his eye on the curvy brunette for a while, but when she drives up to his shop he’s almost stunned speechless. The pull they both feel is magnetic. Irresistible. But their home of Phaeton County is being plagued by a series of brazen burglaries. Danielle and her partner, Julia, must work together to find the perpetrator before tragedy strikes.
Will her burgeoning relationship with Nate crash and burn before it even begins?
The Love of Letting Go
Julia is still reeling from the disastrous end to her last relationship. She’s not sure if she can trust her own judgment and the nightmares she suffers from are just the beginning of her new normal.
Zach has been raising his daughter by himself since his wife was killed in a car accident fours years ago. He’s known Julia for months now and when he learns that she volunteers her time at a domestic violence shelter, his budding feelings for her become impossible to ignore.
Together, they struggle to come to terms with their growing feelings and the guilt and trepidation those new feelings carry. As the two take tentative steps toward intimacy, a threat looms at the domestic violence shelter when Julia steps in to protect a young mother and her infant son.