Second Chance on Cypress Lane: Includes a Bonus Novella (Holly Grove Island #1) (Mass Market)
In this "sweet tale of secrets, truths and the beauty of second chances" (Woman's World), a woman starts over and discovers that, when it comes to finding love, there's no place like home.
Rising-star reporter Dakota Jones is usually the one breaking the news—until an inadvertent scandal wrecks her career. The only place she can go to regroup is Holly Grove Island. But her small North Carolina hometown comes with a major catch: Dexter Roberts, the first man to break Dakota’s heart, is her new boss. Working alongside Dexter, who is more attractive than he has a right to be, shows Dakota what might have been . . . but she isn’t giving him another chance to break her heart.
Dexter has always regretted the way things ended between him and Dakota. Her return could be his opportunity to finally make amends. But the more time he spends with Dakota, the more he realizes his feelings for her never went away. Now he has just a few months to convince her to give their love a second chance. But for Dakota to agree to stay, Dexter will have to reveal the devastating truth about why he let Dakota go all those years ago.
Includes the bonus novella Kiss Me at Sweetwater Springs by Annie Rains!
About the Author
Reese Ryan is an award-winning author of romantic fiction with captivating family drama, surprising secrets, all the feels, and a posse of complex, flawed characters. A panelist at the 2017 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books and recipient of the 2018 Donna Hill Breakout Author Award, Reese is an advocate for the romance genre and diversity in fiction.
A Midwesterner with deep Southern roots, Reese currently resides in semi-small-town North Carolina where she's an avid reader, a music junkie, and a self-declared connoisseur of cheesy grits.
“Ryan writes with humor and warmth, building an inviting place on Holly Grove Island that readers will want to return to again and again.” —Entertainment Weekly
“A sweet tale of secrets, truths and the beauty of second chances.”—Woman's World
"Readers looking for a steamy small-town tale will be swept away."—Publishers Weekly
"Ryan’s sweet and promising introduction to her new “Holly Grove Island” series is sure to warm readers up during the long winter."—Library Journal
"A pleasant start to the Holly Grove Island series."—Kirkus Reviews
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