A Love Story (Now and Forever #1)
"I've been itching to get at you all evening. Ever since you walked out looking like that, I wanted to jump your bones right here in the living room. Watching those letches drool over you all night didn't make it any easier. They can drool all they want, I'm the one who is going to make love to you tonight," he said taking her in his arms, while her dress slipped...more
Contemporary Romance – August 4th, 2010
In this novel, the reader is introduced to Callie, a young woman reeling from the devastating loss of her beloved Kyle, a soldier who she loved dearly but who was killed in Iraq . Callie lives in an idealistic, Utopian world of naïveté and fear. While the reader wants to believe Callie is a true heroine and focal point of the story Joachim takes painstakingly steps to remind the reader its being tol...more
Callie and Mac deal with her memories of Kyle while Mac deals with his previous spouse.
Joachim spins a delightful yet innocent romance between the duo. The story crafted by Joachim is one inch shy of being a tissue-crying event. I loved the way she developed the charac...more
Callie Mourned and after 2 years decided she was going to grad school for teaching. Little did she know whom she would meet and where she ends up working? It was instant attraction for both Callie...more
Two years after Callie lost her fiancé Kyle to the war taking place in Iraq, she decides to try and move on with her life. She is now attending Kensington State University to get her masters. Callie starts working in the administrative office where Mac happens to work and is the dean of the school. Mac is a single parent with a 2-year-old son named Jason. Working together both Mac and Callie will try to fight an attraction for each other, which will later turn into to...more
Their love story isn’t an easy one. It comes with several trials and obstacles. Right after one works itself out, they are hit with another. You know you have a story of true love when they turn to each oth...more
Callie was crushed from the loss of her fiances death and after two years of barely living she is forced int...more
She meets Mac at the university, and the pair are drawn to each other immediately – we follow their exploration of each other, their falling in love, even though Mac has a young son.
Their love story is the ultimate ro...more
Callie lost her beloved parents at the age of sixteen and turned to older friend, Kyle for support and compassion. Over eight years the two fell deeply in love, but before they could be wed, Kyle, a soldier, was killed in Iraq. After grieving his loss for two years, Callie packed her bags and headed to Kenisington State University in hopes of putting...more
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The characters were well developed and believable. Jonesy, Callie’s nosy and gossipy supervisor, was by far my favorite. All in all, I thought the story was well done...more
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