Kara Isaac

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Kara Isaac lives in Wellington, New Zealand. When she's not chasing three hobbit-sized little people, she spends her time writing horribly bad first drafts and wishing you could get Double Stuf Oreos in New Zealand. She is the author of the RITA Award-winning Then There Was You, along with four other contemporary romances. She loves to connect with readers on GoodReads, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and through her website.

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Thanks so much for reading Can't Help Falling. I hope you enjoyed it!

I absolutely believe that people can change. Even imaginary ones you'v…more
Hi Gracie!

Thanks so much for reading Can't Help Falling. I hope you enjoyed it!

I absolutely believe that people can change. Even imaginary ones you've made as terrible as possible ;-) So, yes! He will have his own story eventually. There are two other books that will be published first and then it will be his turn :)

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Kara Isaac I'm about to start rewrites on Book#2 (it does actually have a better title than that but I'm waiting to see if my publisher will let me keep it!). Th…moreI'm about to start rewrites on Book#2 (it does actually have a better title than that but I'm waiting to see if my publisher will let me keep it!). They arrived from my editor last week and are due 10 January. Very thankful I have a decent amount of time off from my "real" job over Christmas to get them done! (less)
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Why I'm Taking a Timeout From Writing

This week our family received the heartbreaking news that my baby sister has a rare type of liver cancer. I'm supposedly good with words but, as many of you know, there are none for when what was meant to be a routine doctor's visit turns into tests, scans, procedures, and finally a devastating diagnosis.

It has become apparent over the last few days that as we navigate this season none of us ever Read more of this blog post »
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Couldn't put it down. Superb writing that had me reading at every spare second I got. Mimi Matthews is definitely a new favorite historical romance author!
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“When was the last time she had trusted God, really rusted Him, without reservations, without a backup plan or a safety net?”
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“He was done pretending he didn't care.”
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“I guess some things are just meant to be broken.”
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A Lasting Impression (Belmont Mansion, #1) by Tamera Alexander A Lasting Impression by Tamera Alexander
 
  7 votes 18.9%

Close to You by Kara Isaac Close to You by Kara Isaac
 
  6 votes 16.2%

Fading Starlight by Kathryn Cushman Fading Starlight by Kathryn Cushman
 
  5 votes 13.5%

In the Shadow of Denali (Heart of Alaska #1) by Tracie Peterson In the Shadow of the Denali by Tracie Peterson
 
  5 votes 13.5%

God's Daughter (Vikings of the New World Saga #1) by Heather Day Gilbert God's Daughter by Heather Day Gilbert
 
  4 votes 10.8%

Shine Like the Dawn by Carrie Turansky Shine Like the Dawn by Carrie Turansky
 
  3 votes 8.1%

A Promise to Love (Michigan Northwoods, #2) by Serena B. Miller A Promise to Love by Serena B. Miller
 
  3 votes 8.1%

A Noble Groom (Michigan Brides, #2) by Jody Hedlund A Noble Groom by Jody Hedlund
 
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More Than a Promise by Ruth Logan Herne More Than a Promise by Ruth Logan Herne
 
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Crescent Tides by J. Aaron Gruben Crescent Tides by J. Aaron Gruben
 
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