by Iris Blobel
He nodded as he stood, disappointed at her reply and surrendering to her unspoken wish to be left alone.
“It’s Katie.” She stood as well, brushing the sand off her pants.
His heart hammered in his chest. “Nice meeting you, Katie.”
He rushed back to the car, suddenly filled with renewed joy to have joined his parents for a holiday to this coastal town in New South Wales and filled with an energy of looking forward to the next day.
Can their new love survive the return of his past?
With his first year as a pro footballer behind him, ruckman Tyson Gaspaldi meets Katie while on a holiday in a small coastal town. Everything about her intrigues him, and he wants nothing more than to spend some time with her. Once she finds out how he earns his money, though, she hesitates to take whatever it is between them any further.
Katie Cassidy is still overwhelmed by the recent loss of her sister, but a chance encounter with Tyson stirs emotions and a love for life inside her again. However, when Tyson’s ex-girlfriend blindsides both of them, all of Katie’s childhood demons return and she pushes him away.
Will they be able to deal with the ghosts of their pasts and move forward for a chance of a life together?