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An Unexpected Blessing

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Since his parents' tragic deaths, little JT had been cared for by his maternal aunt, Dori Morales. His long-lost paternal uncle, Chase Garrett, wanted to be a positive influence in his life. And his paternal grandfather wanted him raised with everything wealth and privilege could buy.

Caring for his nephew was Chase's way of making up for his fractured relationship with his
ebook, 256 pages
Published January 17th 2011 by Love Inspired (first published 2006)
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Dori Morales has been caring for her infant nephew, Jacob, since her sister and her husband were killed in a tragic accident. Dori was very close to her sister, and Tyler had been loved by everyone in her family.

Tyler had been estranged from his father and his half brother for many years. Unbeknownst to Dori, he had recently contacted his brother in an attempt at reconciliation, and had named Chase as the executor of his will. Chase wants to be involved in Jacob's life, and while Dori resents h
"An Unexpected Blessing" by Merrillee Whren is a book full of unexpected blessings that is for sure. From not liking someone, to friendship and in some cases to love, can be found in this book along with large doses of forgiveness.

Both the hero and heroine as well as the protagonist all had things to work through. As everyone worked through their problems, the characters developed this richness to them. Each character from major to minor were developed and had their own unique personality to the
The belief in God and others proves to work wonders in this story. About a little boy, 3 months old who is orphaned when his parents are killed in an accident. He is left in the care of his Aunt, Dori, the sister to his mom, by the will. the executor of their will is the baby's fathers half brother, who falls in love with Dori and they live happily ever after. It was a tough road to get to happily ever after, but they made it!
Melody Cox
A very heartwarming story.

Dori Morales is raising her dead sister's baby.

Chase Garrett is JT's estranged paternal uncle and he desperately wants to have a positive influence in his life.

Will a marriage of convenience between Dori and Chase prevent the looming custody battle.

Will they grow closer as they raise this child?
This had a good story line but it was to dragged out!
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Merrillee Whren is an award-winning author who writes for Harlequin Love Inspired. She is the winner of the 2003 Golden Heart Award for best inspirational romance manuscript presented by Romance Writers of America. She has also been the recipient of the RT Reviewers’ Choice Award and the Maggie Award. She is married and has two grown daughters. She has lived in Cincinnati, Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, ...more
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