Heart’s Design by JoAnn Durgin
Caroline wants to grab hold of the future. Seth can’t let go of the past. Recent Wellesley College graduate Caroline Prescott’s future is set in stone. After Harvard Law School, she’ll step into place beside her two brothers in their father’s legendary Boston law firm. Caroline secretly longs for the quiet, peaceful life and a career designing jewelry with precious gemstones instead of life as a hotshot Boston attorney. On a hiking trip with her two best friends weeks before entering law school, Caroline meets Seth Barnes in charming Evergreen, Maine. A mineralogist and part-time college professor, Seth drives a truck sporting an I DIG ROCKS license plate, lives in hiking clothes, flannel shirts and jeans, and loves Jesus. Two years later, when they meet again, Caroline and Seth confront both the promise of possibility and the pain of past heartaches. What’s a girl to do when the man she secretly loves has a serious girlfriend and seems determined to hold her at arm’s length? And what’s a guy to do when he can’t stay away from a certain irresistible woman no matter how hard he tries? Does the Lord have His own design for their hearts? * * * HEART'S DESIGN, a story filled with faith, friendship, love, family, and the power of forgiveness. BONUS FEATURE: The first chapter of GENTLE LIKE THE RAIN, a Heart's Design Novel, is included at the end of HEART'S DESIGN. The story of Caroline's older brother, Sidney Prescott, GENTLE LIKE THE RAIN originally released as part of the contemporary Christian romance eBook anthology, Whispers of Love, which debuted at #79 on the USA Today Bestseller List. JOANN DURGIN is the author of the beloved Lewis Legacy Series, and Prelude, the prequel to the Lewis Legacy Series. She is also the author of the Amazon bestselling Catching Serenity, Love So Amazing and Love So Divine (Wondrous Love Series), Echoes of Edinburgh, Perchance to Dream, and the popular Starlight Christmas Series.
Book Length: Novel - 150-320 Pages