Determined to make a new life for herself, former head chef Sofia Nogales hopped on the first bus to the east coast and refused to look back. However, she never dreamed a series of bad events would have her end up in Jessamine, North Carolina as the guest of Dinah Lawson. Nor did she ever dream of meeting someone like Dinah’s son Caleb—the sexy farmer, who keeps everything to himself… except the heated look in his eyes.
But when the opportunity comes knocking—to the tune of cooking at an already established and popular restaurant two states away, will Caleb be able to convince her to stay?
- Original Title:Love So Unexpected
- Author:Marquita Valentine
- Rating:8.42 / 10
- Publisher:Published March 22nd 2016
The first time Caleb Lawson laid eyes on Iris McCoy, he fell so hard in love with her that his whole body ached for days. With her quiet beauty and sweet nature, who wouldn’t have?
They were perfectly suited for one another. Unlike the majority of the McCoy women in Jessamine, Iris didn’t lead him on a wild chase, enjoyed the simple things in life, loved to talk for hours about nothing at all, and seemed content to be with a man like him—poor farmer and all. Best of all, when she smiled ... it was like the entire planet was smiling with her.
Suffice to say, the first time Caleb kissed her, the Earth tilted on its axis. And their wedding night ... the world ceased to exist. It had been the first time for both of them, and he’d been extra careful with her, on account of her fragile state. Iris never knew when a seizure would hit, so he...