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really liked it 4.00  ·  Rating details ·  6 ratings  ·  2 reviews
After a bitter divorce, Gwen desperately wants to create a stable home for her teenage daughter. Returning to her hometown, Gwen finds that her parents’ old house needs work, and builder Tyler, a man who knows how to wear a tool belt, is just the man to do it.

But Gwen and Tyler have a history, and when her daughter convinces them to pose as a couple at a family function,
Kindle Edition, 82 pages
Published July 18th 2013 by Claire Baxter
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Aug 26, 2013 rated it really liked it
I am sure most woman will admit to falling in love with a guy in high-school and then hitting a point where he no longer was what she wanted and called it off. But have you ever stopped to think what it did to the guy, did losing you break his heart or did he simply go out and grab the next girl?

Changes are you have no idea and you might be shocked to find out what his real reaction was. This is the case for Gwen, now a divorcee and living with her daughter in what use to be her parents house. T
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Apr 28, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Another winner from Claire Baxter! I didn't realize that this was part of a novella series, so I will certainly go back and read the first book and then read the third. This novella was such a quick and delicious read!

I finished this book in just a couple of hours and really enjoyed Gwen and Tyler's story. I liked how the author would divulge parts of their story here and there so that when the ending came, you felt like you had closure to the story.

Even though it's a novella, Gwen goes through
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Claire Baxter writes contemporary romantic fiction of all lengths. Her short stories have been published in commercial women’s magazines around the world, while her novels have been translated into 20 languages, and have finalled in the Romance Writers of Australia's Romantic Book of the Year Award, the Booksellers’ Best Awards, the RT Book Reviews Reviewers’ Choice Awards, and the Cataromance Rev ...more