Synopsis: Sometimes the forgotten past holds the key to the future.
Sometimes summer can steal into your heart, bringing a flood of memories.
She comes home to forget…until he helps her remember. Beach picnics, lake sunsets and skinny dipping in the moonlight help Mandy and Kevin heal the memories of divorce and war. A lot has changed when Mandy Klavis is called back to Sandy Shores by a family emergency. Voted the girl most likely to succeed, she’s discovered marriage and a city career didn’t deliver. Duty calls her home. Kevin Corbin, her high school boyfriend, knows all about responsibility. When he stops in her family bakery for a raspberry kolache, unsettling memories come flooding back.
Following three tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, the star quarterback now struggles with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Instead of a wife, he has a one-eyed dog named Rufus. But Kevin’s still smoking hot -- a good-hearted man with a sweet smile. Together they explore summer in Sandy Shores, the way it used to be. The lake provides carefree refuge but a hidden danger could end their dreams.
Synopsis: Romance isn’t on his mind when Dr. Logan Castle meets midwife McKenna Kirkpatrick, but give her time. McKenna presents a challenge for the head of her department when she joins Montclair Specialty Hospital. She’s good at riling things up, and Logan soon learns he likes to be riled. Ranked a Chicago Hot Doc, Logan favors established protocols while McKenna likes to push the envelope. She’s been brought on board to shake things up and Logan gets the message when they work together on a hospital project. He may be a Hot Doc but soon learns McKenna generates her own heat. Has he ever met a woman this outrageous? Has she ever been this drawn to a colleague’s bedside manner?
Although their chemistry is off the charts, soon the two can’t agree on professional or personal priorities. Does Hot Doc harbor a hurt that makes a future impossible? He’s like the chocolates hidden in her desk, so very hard to resist. When Logan joins Midwives in Action for a summer mission trip to Guatemala, McKenna wonders if working together in the remote highlands of Central America will resolve their differences... or end the romance for the Windy City girl. Her Favorite Hot Doc is the third book in the Windy City Romance series.