Carina MacKenzie is fleeing from her past. Picking up the wreckage of her shattered dreams, she seeks comfort in the only place she’s ever felt safe: Beachwood Bay.
Garrett Sawyer isn’t looking to be anyone’s savior. Scarred by old betrayals, he’s sworn never to put his heart on the line again -- especially not for a damaged, high-maintenance girl like Carina. But passion knows no logic, and soon, their reckless chemistry is making him forget his bitter vows.
Two damaged hearts. The hope of true love. As their passion blazes out of control, Carina and Garrett struggle to escape their legacies of hurt. But can you ever outrun the past? And when everything is on the line, can they trust enough to build a love that's unconditional?
There is something about the small community of Beachwood Bay! Tranquil, peaceful, a place of memories and where broken souls can mend. This is Melody Grace’s sixth book in her Beachwood Bay series and once again her characters find themselves in the one place where they can put all the pieces of their lives back together.
When you have spent your entire trying to be the perfect daughter, girlfriend and at the same time excel in your chosen profession, you can lose the person that you really are. Always trying to prove her worthiness and to acquire the lifestyle that she thought would bring her happiness, Carina McKenzie had lost sight of the things that really matter. When her fiancé becomes abusive she finds the strength to leave and to take a good look at the woman she has become. She finds herself at Beachwood Bay, a place she had spent summers with her family.
The disappointments from his past, keep Garrett Sawyer from any lasting relationship. He is up front and clear that all he can give is one night, three at the most and then he walks. That is until he meets a woman that turns him inside out with just a look. The air sizzles with the explosive chemistry between them. Can he put the past behind him and grab the future standing right in front of him? Carina is damaged and Garrett finds he needs to comfort her and protect her from the hurt in her past.
This is the story of two people that find redemption and love in Beachwood Bay.
Hero: Garrett Sawyer 4.5 stars
Heroine: Carina McKenzie 4.5 stars
Steam: 4.5 stars
Plot: 4.5 stars
Would I recommend this book: Yes! Fated love is real in this remarkable story about to damaged souls that were meant to find each other. It is filled with hot sex and eventually a HEA.
Would I recommend this author: Yes! Melody Grace writes from the heart. Her characters are real and become your friend by the end of the book. Each story has a unique viewpoint of love and forever soulmates.