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The CEO's Unexpected Proposal (Reunion Brides #3)

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COMING HOME...FOR KEEPS?After losing his wife in a tragic accident, successful businessman Dawson Barrett was determined to help his son, Luke, who was dealing with his pain by acting out at school and at home. Luckily, the devoted dad knew just who to call....As talented as she was beautiful, music therapist Mikala Conti could work miracles. To her, the real miracle was t ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published June 19th 2012 by Harlequin (first published January 1st 2012)
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A beautifully heartwarming tale! Taken from my review at

Mikala Conti’s mother ran off with her lover, leaving her behind, when Mikala was a young girl. She had then been raised by her aunt, but this had been the start of Mikala’s inferiority complex, feeling like she was never good enough. She had had a crush on a boy named Dawson, who had saved her when her date had attacked her on her prom night. Shortly afterwards, Dawson and his family had left town. In college, she final
Very good book. Mikala and Dawson had reconnected at their class reunion, and felt an immediate attraction. Dawson had recently lost his wife and his son was having a hard time adjusting, so Dawson came to Mikala for help. Mikala was very good at helping people through music. She was sure she could help Luke, if she could just keep her distance from Dawson. As they all spent time together she could feel herself falling in love with Dawson and Luke. She wasn't sure that Dawson was ready to move p ...more
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When I started reading this book I felt a overwhelming feeling of sadness; Dawson had not only lost his wife but had to deal with his son acting out to overcome his own sorrow but half way in the book got a whole lot more interesting and happier.

Mikala has always seen Dawson has her hero,after all he rescued her form a rather delicate situation. But then he was gone; years later the two reunite but as I said under very sad circumstances. And this is whe
Karen Rose Smith’s choice of profession for her heroine, music therapy, is the catalyst which held this reader’s interest. The couples who should have, but didn’t get together years before, the widower, the troubled son, have all been done before. But, as usual, this author can make all the tried before storylines new and refreshing. Her characters are realistic and emotions are powerful. Looking forward to the next book in the series.
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Miniseries: Reunion Brides
Category: Heart & Home
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Award-winning author Karen Rose Smith was born in Pennsylvania. Although she was an only child, she remembers the bonds of an extended family. Family is a strong theme in her books and she suspects her childhood memories are the reason.

In college, Karen began writing poetry and also met her husband to be. They both began married life as teachers, but when their son was born, Karen decided to try
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