Surrender bay

Denise Hunter, 1968-

eBook - 2011

Once childhood friends, Samantha and Landon are now separated by distance and secrets. Will Samantha's return to Nantucket bring her the peace she longs for? Samantha Owens' estranged stepfather has died, leaving her his cottage in Nantucket place she fled years ago, never planning to return. As a single mom, Samantha can't afford to pass up a financial windfall like ocean-front property. So she travels home to fix up the house and sell it . . . never suspecting that Landon Reed s...till lives two doors down. As their long-dormant romance begins to bud again, Samantha must face a past that separated her from the God of her childhood. And she must tell Landon why she fled the island in the first place secret that could tear them apart. Is Lindon's love really as unconditional as he claims? And will Samantha finally realize that the God she found all those years ago never abandoned her? A heart-tugging tale of shattered trust, growing faith, and love that endures . . . all in a romantic seaside setting.

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[United States] : Thomas Nelson, Inc 2011.
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English
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1 online resource
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
ISBN
9781418537234
1418537233
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AVAILABLE FOR USE ONLY BY IOWA CITY AND RESIDENTS OF THE CONTRACTING GOVERNMENTS OF JOHNSON COUNTY, UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, HILLS, AND LONE TREE (IA).
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Denise Hunter, 1968- (-)
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Review by Library Journal Reviews

Samantha Owens returns to the resort island of Nantucket to sell the beach cottage she unexpectedly inherited from her estranged stepfather. Sam is reluctant to revive old secret sorrows, but she needs the money for herself and her daughter, Caden. So she faces her memories and lost love, Landon Reed, who still lives two doors from her old childhood home. Intended as an allegory of God's love for us, Hunter's series launch is a romantic adventure about unconditional love and forgiveness. Recommended for inspirational romance collections. Hunter is a resident of Indiana. [Page 52]. Copyright 2007 Reed Business Information.

Review by Publisher Summary 1

Once childhood friends, Samantha and Landon are now separated by distance and secrets. Will Samantha’s return to Nantucket bring her the peace she longs for?

Review by Publisher Summary 2

A heart-tugging tale of shattered trust, growing faith, and love that endures . . . all in a romantic seaside setting.Samantha Owens' estranged stepfather has died, leaving her his cottage in Nantucket—a place she fled years ago, never planning to return. As a single mom, Samantha can't afford to pass up a financial windfall like ocean-front property. So she travels home to fix up the house and sell it . . . never suspecting that Landon Reed still lives two doors down.As their long-dormant romance begins to bud again, Samantha must face a past that separated her from the God of her childhood. And she must tell Landon why she fled the island in the first place—a secret that could tear them apart.Is Landon’s love really as unconditional as he claims? And will Samantha finally realize that the God she found all those years ago never abandoned her?Full-length, standaloneClean romanceHappily ever afterPraise for Surrender Bay:“No one can write a story that grips the heart like Denise Hunter . . . if you like Karen Kingsbury or Nicholas Sparks, this is an author you'll love.” —Colleen Coble, USA TODAY bestselling author