|About the Book|
Sisters and longtime best friends, Joelle and Jillian Davis, were raised at the Shore Leave Café by their family of women. It has long been a curse on the Davis women that their men leave too soon, whether by misunderstanding, divorce, or tragicMoreSisters and longtime best friends, Joelle and Jillian Davis, were raised at the Shore Leave Café by their family of women. It has long been a curse on the Davis women that their men leave too soon, whether by misunderstanding, divorce, or tragic accident. Now, many summers after their happy girlhoods on the banks of beautiful Flickertail Lake, where the little café has been operating for decades, Joelle returns home to Minnesota from Chicago, leaving behind a cheating husband. Along with Joelle are her three teenaged daughters, Camille, Tish, and Ruthann, who must face the challenges of a fresh start along with their mother.Change is in the hot summer air for both Joelle and Jillian, whose happy marriage ended in tragedy years ago, leaving her alone with a small son. Both women despair that they will never again find love, that any chance for such happiness has long passed them by. Joelle is confronted by the temptation of a gorgeous new employee at the café, a man she has never met, with a past full of trouble. Meanwhile, Jillian has slowly developed a friendship with a longtime resident of their little town, a man whose scarred face has left him bitter and disillusioned.Will love be enough to overcome the past? Or will the Davis family curse prove itself all too true? Enjoy the first three novels in the Shore Leave Cafe series- an interwoven romantic saga of love, friendship, motherhood, and, ultimately, the strength of family ties.