Jacqueline has left her home in San Diego to escape her abusive ex-husband Dwayne. Driving north along the California coast, she comes across the picturesque town of Horseshoe Bay. After befriending some of the locals, she decides it will be the perfect place to disappear, forget her past, and move on with her new life as a single woman.
But then she meets her mysterious, brooding neighbor and learns of his questionable history and unfavorable reputation in town. And an email from an old friend warns her that Dwayne continues to search for her.
Nervous about new possibilities and wary of old problems, Jacqueline is still determined to make things work in Horseshoe Bay.
Suspenseful yet romantic, New Beginnings Part 1 brings the vistas of the northern California coast to life and gives hope for the possibility of a new start.
About the Author
Jodie Collins is an author of romance and lives in Cornwall in the UK with her husband and two children and two dogs.
Jodie has always been a book worm. Studying Literature in college ensured that her nose was always stuck in a book. She followed her passion for reading to the most logical career choice- that of an author.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Very well written, characters are greatly developed. Kept me interested to keep reading and not put it down.
Jacqueline divorced her abusive husband and left everything she knew to start her life over again. She ends up in a beautiful coastal town in California, rents a place overlooking the beach, adopts a dog, and makes new friends.She meets an intriguing man but is still very worried about her ex-husband and his obsession with finding her. An enjoyable read and gripping, Part 1 will make you eagerly await Part 2 of the series!