Kasparov Versus Anand The Inside Story of the 1995 Chess Championship Match yE a well known war photographer was injured in Afghanistan and came home to recuperate only to find he never wanted to take another photograph again His final photograph of aoung woman and her child haunted him He was diagnosed with PTSD and needed a uiet place to recover He took a leave from his job and on the recommendation of a friend headed to a small town in Mississippi Here he hoped to figure out what he wanted to do with the rest of his life He took a chance on answering a Help Wanted poster in the window of a small business He arrived just when Nicki needed help the most Can Nicki risk taking a chance with a stranger She had no other choice but to follow her instincts and wait to hear from her Mother how bad her choice was She saw something in Ethan s eyes that bothered her and she felt he was keeping something from her which made her nervous as her husband had lied and cheated and kept things from her She didn t want to go through that again but then again something made her trust him Was she right or wrong Could Ethan help
this small town typical romance story Nicki has returned to her home town with daughter to run the family business while her father mends from his operation and to get away after her abusive relationship with her now dead husband She hires Ethan to help her run the store and of course they fall in love #After hem hawing around time after time not telling the other one of their feelings she finally does and the #hem hawing around time after time not telling the other one of their feelings she finally does and the is as it s suppose to be Happy ever after This is a Christian romance without a lot of external conflict keeping the main characters apart Ethan a photographer suffering from PTSD takes a job at a struggling business run by single mother Nikki How Ethan recovers from his trauma and finds a new life while relying on his faith is the main gist of the story but also important is Nikki s story and how they help each other to find happiness. Is past as a war photographer He's convinced he could never be the man Nicki thinks he is But with Ethan by her side Nicki's dreams of love and family are closer than she thinks.
in this small town A typical romance story Nicki has returned to her home town with
garner a one star rating I did not finish this so voil First the positives Fresh backstory for the main characters The book starts well The book has some good parts at least until I stoppedNow some of the reasons that I did not finish the book Uneven writing In places the writing shows instead of tells but often than not the writing tells instead of showing In the middle I simply grew bored with the characters and the story The story s sustaining tension rings false I m really enjoying the Harleuin Love Inspired series and this one didn t disappoint Nicki is back home to run the family office supply business while her father recuperates from a kidney transplant She has a baby a dead abusive husband and a boatload of baggage Ethan is trying to deal with his PTSD from being a war photographer and figure out how to rejoin life now that he no longer has a camera in front of him to provide distanceBoth characters had identifiable issues and trouble dealing with them and both got help from their friends and family The progression from strangers to a couple. Healing Their HeartsNicki Latimer never expected to be back in her tiny Mississippi hometown much less running a store with a baby on her hip But when her father falls ill Nicki.finish garner a one star rating I did not finish this