Life, Liberty, and Pursuit [NOOK Book]

Overview

When college-bound Eliza falls into a cruise-ship pool, she doesn’t expect to fall in love. And when navy recruit David pulls her from the water, he finds her surprisingly hard to resist. But a whirlwind of rescues, candlelit nights, and beachside misunderstandings pulls them into a four-day love affair that threatens to break their hearts before their love has a chance to start.

When David leaves for endless drills and physical training in ...
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Life, Liberty, and Pursuit

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Overview

When college-bound Eliza falls into a cruise-ship pool, she doesn’t expect to fall in love. And when navy recruit David pulls her from the water, he finds her surprisingly hard to resist. But a whirlwind of rescues, candlelit nights, and beachside misunderstandings pulls them into a four-day love affair that threatens to break their hearts before their love has a chance to start.

When David leaves for endless drills and physical training in boot camp, and Eliza returns to Albuquerque to prepare for Princeton in the fall, they dare to keep loving each other and struggle to imagine a future when they can be together. But when miles and mistrust pull them apart, they are forced to choose between keeping true to their dreams and having the courage to love.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781936305247
  • Publisher: Omnific Publishing
  • Publication date: 6/22/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 911,744
  • File size: 693 KB

Meet the Author

Susan Kaye Quinn grew up in California, where she wrote snippets of stories and passed them to her friends during class. Her teachers pretended not to notice and only confiscated her stories a couple times.

Susan left writing behind to pursue a bunch of engineering degrees (B.S. Aerospace Engineering, M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering) and work for NASA, GE, and NCAR (National Center for Atmospheric Research). She’s studied supersonic engines, designed aircraft engines, and studied global warming, but she was drawn back to writing by an irresistible urge to share her stories with her niece, her kids, and all the wonderful friends she’s met along the way.

All that engineering background comes in handy when writing science fiction stories, and her boys continue to clamor for more middle grade books and less love stories. Unfortunately for them, she enjoys writing both.

She doesn’t have to sneak her notes anymore, which is too bad.

Susan writes from the Chicago suburbs with her three boys, two cats, and one husband. Which, it turns out, is exactly as a much as she can handle.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 10, 2012

    Good

    Light read. A little slow in parts, but overall a good story.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 31, 2012

    Amazing!!

    This book is a must read for everyone. Everyone will be amazed by Eliza and David and their passon for each other. This book shows that time and distance are no match for true love. That people will always have love fir each other no matter whar happens. David and Eliza show that anything is possible. This book will keep you interested from page one. Lastly it will pull at your heart strings and you will want the best for David and Eliza.

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