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Her Second Chance

3.77  ·  Rating Details ·  22 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
A life makeover

That's what Tessa McGuiry needs, and it takes a very special ten-year-old to make her see it. When Tessa meets Wes in the alley behind the exclusive boutique where she works, she knows she has to do something to help the homeless boy. But after his mother falls ill and Tessa volunteers to let him stay at her apartment, she begins to wonder if she's taken on

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Paperback, Harlequin Heartwarming #5, 304 pages
Published May 2011 by Harlequin Books (first published October 2006)
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Kay
Feb 14, 2014 Kay rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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4 Stars ~ Tessa enjoys designing clothes for women and for the most part she enjoys her job as manager of an exclusive women's boutique. Stresses with the owner and being taken for granted, have her wondering what her future is. One night when she takes the trash to the back dumpster, she comes across a 10 year old boy looking for cans to recycle. Tessa asks if she can help him, seeing that in the bitter cold he has no gloves and he seems alone, she's sure he's homeless. The boy says his mom's w ...more
June
Nov 21, 2014 June rated it really liked it
Very sweet romance.

When Tessa finds a young boy in the alley behind her place of employment, she feels he needs help. He's collecting cans from the dumpster so she tells him if he'll come back another day, she'll have 100 for him. Then she asks her neighbor Keaton for help. Wes and his mother are homeless and when they find that his mother is ill, Tessa takes Wes home with her. And who better than Keaton to come over after his work and help with homework and giving Wes a male influence in his li
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Englishrose
Apr 26, 2011 Englishrose rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This was a sweet story of charity and seeing into people's hearts and not just what they seem to be. Tessa and Keaton both find themselves the victim's of judging each other unfairly. Tessa is an amazingly selfless person and a near-perfect character. Keaton keeps you more down to earth and shows a very realistic view of love after loss. And of course, Wes is a great little kid who you just wish you could hug and make everything better. There are some really good scenes in this one between Tessa ...more
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