Lakeshore Chronicles #10
by: Susan Wiggs
Contemporary Romance / Christmas
Released: October 2013
A single father who yearns to be a family man, Logan O'Donnell is determined to create the perfect Christmas for his son, Charlie. The entire O'Donnell clan arrives to spend the holidays in Avalon, a postcard-pretty town on the shores of Willow Lake, a place for the family to reconnect and rediscover the special gifts of the season.
One of the guests is a newcomer to Willow Lake—Darcy Fitzgerald. Sharp-witted, independent and intent on guarding her heart, she's the last person Logan can see himself falling for. And Darcy is convinced that a relationship is the last thing she needs this Christmas.
Yet between the snowy silence of the winter woods, and toasty moments by a crackling fire, their two lonely hearts collide. The magic of the season brings them each a gift neither ever expected—a love to last a lifetime.
Logan O’Donnell wants it all--the wife, the kids, the family, the white picket fence and the dog. He’s not necessarily looking for it but it's definitely a life he wants, and there was one point in his life that the thought he had it, but that didn’t work out. Now he spends almost all of his time devoted to his son, the most important thing in his life.
Darcy has had it with men, especially cheating men with children, after he ex-husband and his children have ripped her heart out, Darcy gets thrown face to face with another man with children who seems to be the total opposite of her ex-husband. BUT Darcy can’t seem to get beyond her broken heart to see where things might lead.
Fate, however, has other plans and continually put Logan and Darcy together and as time goes on and the holiday’s approach Logan begins to wear down Darcy’s defenses.
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