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Hart's Desire (La Fleur de Love #2.5)

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It's late 1974, and high school senior, Melinda Dawson is pregnant for her boyfriend, Greg Hart. Before she has a chance to tell him about the pregnancy, her parents take her off to a Dallas home for unwed mothers.

After six long months with no word from her, Greg hopes to put his broken heart behind him by serving his country with the U.S. Marines.

After almost dying durin
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Kindle Edition, 51 pages
Published December 6th 2011 by Lori Leger
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Baba  ♥♥♥ Tyler, Marcus, Archer, Dean, Adrian, Dan & Hunter
Not my cuppa. What I did not like:

1. This story would have worked better as a full-length novel. There was a little bit of this and a little bit of that.
2. It’s possible that a lot of readers will think differently, however, I did not appreciate the plot. It was not well thought out. It’s very easy, after all, when you can blame the dead parents (view spoiler). By doing that, the misery took its course.
3. From the ge
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A Voracious Reader (a.k.a. Carol)
5 stars

This beautifully written, heart-wrenching short story has well-developed characters that reach out, grab the reader and draw them into their conflict. Exquisitely done!

Read full review in the 2013 February issue of InD'tale Magazine.
InD'tale Magazine
This beautifully written, heart-wrenching short story has well-developed characters that reach out grab the reader and draw them into their conflict.

Full review in February 2013 issue of InD'tale Magazine.
Stacie
Oct 07, 2013 Stacie rated it really liked it
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Hart's Desire is a passionate and heartfelt romance about a couple who overcome their past, discover the truth, and choose to love again.

As a teen, Melinda becomes pregnant with Greg's child. Their parents devise a plan to keep them apart and send Melinda away. Confused at her sudden disappearance, Greg thinks Melinda has abandoned him and with a heavy heart he gives up, enlists in the military, and leaves town.

Now thirty years later, Melinda returns to her hometown to care for her father and t
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Lora Cumbie
Feb 11, 2014 Lora Cumbie rated it it was amazing
This is a short story of Melinda and Greg - high school sweethearts with a huge misunderstanding between them. After 30 years they accidently reconnect and the emotions run high! This story is one of loss and learning to love again. It definitely sets the stage for books in the series to follow.

This is my 2nd book by the author and I love the way she develops the characters. They seem very real, very human, down-to-earth, lovable despite their imperfections and struggles, and much like people I
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Sarah Bookbuzz
Feb 09, 2015 Sarah Bookbuzz rated it really liked it
A quick read, with anguish, tears and frustration, but with a good ending.
I would have loved it to be a full length novel, however I do see the plus side to a condensed story.
Again the characters emotions run the storyline and is a good launchpad for further books in the series.

Thanks again to the author for gifting the book in exchange for an honest review.
Earla Quesenberry
Aug 19, 2012 Earla Quesenberry rated it really liked it
Great book. Couldn't put the book down or wait until I had a chance to read it again. Love, relationships, parenting, mistakes... Teenage girl, pregnant, parents do what they think is right, baby's father goes into service without knowning about child.
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Lori Leger is a wife, a mom, and a doting grandmother, as well as a self-published author of Contemporary Fictional Romance and sole owner of Cajunflair Publishing. She has nine novels published in two series: La Fleur de Love and its spin-off Halos & Horns series. She has also contributed, as well as published, short stories in each of the five Seasons of Love anthologies, a collaboration ...more
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