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To Debra Bradley, marriage is being with the man you've always loved--despite the odds. Despite what other people think. And marriage is about family, about protecting your children from a sometimes hostile world.To her husband, Will Bradley, family is about creating a safe haven. Where it doesn't matter that one of you is white, the other black. Where it's never ...more
Paperback, Harlequin Superromance #1547, Everlasting Love #36, 248 pages
Published February 10th 2009 by Harlequin (first published January 1st 2009)
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WifeMomKnitter
Jun 11, 2009 WifeMomKnitter rated it really liked it
This book focuses on the relationship of an inter-racial couple that began when the two of them were just children in the 1950s. Will, is an African-American man who grew up in an affluent home. Debra is a white woman who grew up on the wrong side of the tracks. Neither set of parents approved of the relationship, but, in true romance novel fashion, love conquers all.

Now their daughter has found herself in the same situation as what her parents experienced: alone and pregnant. Will love conquer
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Nancy Brandt
Mar 26, 2012 Nancy Brandt rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is a heart warming story of three generations of a family whose love and history spans a time of great political and emotional change in our country. It is a story about connections, attitudes and acceptance. As the mother of a family that still, to this day, deals a bit with some of the prejudice addressed in the book (although to a greatly limited extent), I found myself relating a bit to Debra. Throughout the story, regardless of the times or struggles, love wins out, and isn't that what ...more
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Aug 28, 2009 Ronica rated it really liked it
I read this last month and I really enjoyd the fact they were a mixed race couple, I think this is th first book Superromance that had a mixed race couple.
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Shelves: bwwm
OK plot and characters. The HEA occurred.
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