At what point do you stop wanting someone you know you can never have?
Ava Crawley only had one dream in life; grow up and marry the boy next door, Jeremy Henley. When she was twenty, her dream was crushed by her nasty, vindictive, deceitful sister Kennedy. Unable to handle the hurt, Ava fled.
Jeremy Henley is a Sky Cowboy in Australia’s Northern Territory. Along with his twin brother, Jackson, he is Pine Creek’s finest catch. Jeremy doesn’t give a damn about that, he only cares about the most beautiful woman he’s ever seen; Ava Crawley. After years of waiting for Ava to show an interest in him, an opportunity presents itself and Jeremy takes it. Then, Ava up and leaves for France. No explanation. No goodbye. Nothing. She doesn’t come back for three years, and when she does, Jeremy has a baby son.
Will Ava and Jeremy be able to overcome the pain of the past and give their love a chance? Or, will Ava lose her life just as she’s starting to live her dream?
** Each book in the Down Under Cowboy Series can be read as a stand alone, however, the author recommends that they be read in order to avoid spoilers**
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
4.5 Stars Sky Cowboy Jeremy Henley runs a cattle and cropping station in Pine Creek with his twin brother, Jackson. Jeremy and Jackson are popular with the women but there is only one woman Jeremy really wants Ava Crawley. Ava Crawley has grown up under the ridicule and hateful words of her sister. She has watch Jeremy Henley from a far always wishing that one day she would be the girl he called his. One amazing kiss, Jeremy is hooked he has finally got Ava to show an interest in him. But before he gets a chance to see where their kiss would go Ava leaves for Paris without so much as a goodbye. Ava returns home after her kiss with Jeremy and she is devastated by her sister's remarks convinces her parent to let her go to Paris. Now finally Ava's time in Paris has come to an end and she is heading home, but to what she doesn't know. She is excited to see everyone and she hopes her heart has healed enough for her to see Jeremy. When Ava arrives home and finds out Jeremy has a child she makes the decision to go and see him and offer her support, Jeremy is so excited to see her but still has no idea why Ava left. Will Ava find out the truth before she drives Jeremy away forever and will Jeremy be willing to let Ava go again now he has her back in Pine Creek. I enjoyed reading Sky Cowboy it had a great balance between story and romance never losing one to enhance the other and I look forward to reading many more books in this series.
I liked the characters ( well, except Kennedy). There were intense moments. My favorite character is Oscar. He will warm your heart and cause you to laugh out loud. Good read.