Settled For The Special [NOOK Book]

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Chick Lit. Light Hearted Romance. When two young hearts experience their share of heartache, the last thing they want, is to fall in love. Coming back home to take care of a parent with Alzheimer's is enough to make a man insane. Insane enough to fall for a woman who he can't take his mind off of. One that is only visiting his old hometown, that's just like Mayberry, to escape a past that hurt her. This relaxed laid back town can't slow the pace of their fast beating hearts. Amidst all the chaos of the ...
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Settled For The Special

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Overview

Chick Lit. Light Hearted Romance. When two young hearts experience their share of heartache, the last thing they want, is to fall in love. Coming back home to take care of a parent with Alzheimer's is enough to make a man insane. Insane enough to fall for a woman who he can't take his mind off of. One that is only visiting his old hometown, that's just like Mayberry, to escape a past that hurt her. This relaxed laid back town can't slow the pace of their fast beating hearts. Amidst all the chaos of the attraction, something much stronger comes to play. The need for the town and one particular woman, to step up and help out. Sometimes it takes a village when someone you love has Alzheimer's and when things look their darkest, a little thing call love can go a long way.

First three chapters of this book are available on my website www.cjhawk.com
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Editorial Reviews

smashwords.com - Teela May
Great Read! Enjoyed it. Thanks. Suggested reading to my friends.
smashwords.com - Emily Anderson
a good storyline.
smashwords - Caroline Stong
Great easy read that is uplifting with smiles and fun characters.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012467041
  • Publisher: CJ Hawk
  • Publication date: 3/10/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 358 KB

Meet the Author

CJ Hawk is a freelance writer based out of Denver Co. She loves to write about quirky characters and life experiences. Some of her books are written for the general audience, while others are a bit too steamy and meant for mature audiences. Please visit her website for other available books at cjhawk.com

First three chapters of all my ebooks are available to read on my webiste www.cjhawk.com. Along with free short stories.

Ah, if only life were like frosted cupcakes. Gooey sweet frosting with satisfying cake, bite after bite, day after day, maybe a center filled with creamy goodness. Life is meant to be magical or laughed at. Yes, life is a lesson, blah...blah... blah...but magical makes more mojo.
I am a stay at home mom of two boys - preteen and teen - ugh! During my time home, I have tried on and off to work a normal job but to no avail.
I put in my time in the corporate world before having kids and have really enjoyed being able to stay home and raise my boys. OK! Whom am I kidding? If I had it to do all over again, I would make awesome money, have me a nanny, a maid and bomb squad diffuser.
It kills me to admit this but with each book published there are several empty cupcake wrappers, achy fingers from hitting the delete button WAY.... too many times then going back to hit Control Z to undo every delete I just made. Yet, once a book has been published and the sales are good along with the reviews are positive - not negative, I feel a sense of satisfaction in my job. Writing has its ups and downs like a new relationship. The plot starts to build is equivalent to seeing a handsome man for the first time, and your heart starts pounding. The plot is laid out, and the characters are developing just like a new relationship with that handsome man. Then comes the editing and refining part which is equivalent to finding out he snores, farts way too much, and leaves the toilet seat up. Get my drift. In the end though, it is all worth it and nothing beats a rock-solid relationship that can handle the ups and downs nor does it beat the smile I leave on a reader's face or the feeling that they got a moment away from the everyday hectic life. And that, is why I do this.
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