The hope of a future for the broken begins in mourning.
When a mining company promises jobs in exchange for the mountaintop where the church resides, a battle erupts between the sister-towns of Mourning and Haven, West Virginia.
Skip-tracer Danita Ballinger races to Mourning before the lives of New Beginnings clients “vanished” to the off-the-grid town are jeopardized.
Pastor Riley Coole refuses the mining company offers, and the help of the brazen woman forcing her way into his business and his towns.
The murder of a key player in the tug-of-war over the mountain puts plans of retaliation into motion. Danita and Riley must put aside their private battle to protect the people relying on them for safety. Will seeing each other in a new light put them on a path of acceptance and true love, or create a further divide ripping apart the town and their own hearts?
Since Christina can remember, books have been one of her loves. There was nothing better than picking up a story and finding herslef in a new place and greeting new friends or becoming reacquainted with old ones. In the ninth grade, she and a friend decidd to write a teenage romance together. The friend lost interest but it was the start of a lifelong passion and dream for her.
She served as a legal specialist at J.A.G. of the US Army and has also worked as a paralegal, a librarian, and a church secretary. Previously, she had three mystery novels published. her first novel, /Parental Source/, was 2003 Library of Virginia Literary Award nominee.
Christina writes inspirational romantic suspense novels that feature heroines and heroes willing to risk their lives in order to find their hope, promise and a future in a world set to destroy them.