Hello, and welcome to Snippet Sunday. Today I'm sharing an excerpt from Return Engagement. Why that book? Because the sequel, Blue 52, releases in December from Whiskey Creek Press. In this excerpt, my hero is about to meet my heroine ten years after his father broke them up. She's an A-list actress whom he could never quite forget.
Hoping to get into the game, he jumped up to
make his way down the beach, but out of the corner of his eye he spotted a
group of people surrounding a roped off area. What were they looking at?
Curious, he wandered over to see. “What’s
going on?” he asked one of the bystanders.
“Someone’s making a movie. They’re supposed
to start in a few minutes if you want to stay and watch.”
Richard decided he might as well stay. Since
he was on vacation, he had no appointments to keep. A brief, familiar slash of
pain cut him. Movie making had interested him ever since…a long time ago. Blurb:
has heard the call of the four most seductive words in the entire English
language: what might have been.Would
you risk everything you hold dear to find out what might have been?That’s the choice which Elizabeth has to make.
is lucky, for she has it all, money, fame, a satisfying career and a devoted
fiancé.Her humble beginnings are all
but obscured, but she isn’t the kind of woman Senator Henry Lovinggood wants
for his son, Richard.Senator Lovinggood
plans to make Richard the President of the United States; he’ll need a woman
from a wealthy, powerful family by his side.Ten years ago he broke Richard and Elizabeth up, but this time it won’t
be so easy, for Elizabeth
wants to know what might have been. This time she’ll fight back, a struggle
which ultimately leads to kidnapping and attempted murder and alienates her
from the man of her dreams.