Hayley Prescott has had it with being labeled The Widow of a murdered hero. But going home again might not have been her best move. Because the guy who made her notorious in a different way is still in Gravers Bend—and every bit as hot as he was back in the day.
So does being the guy in the wrong…
Years ago, Jon-Michael Olivet tried apologizing to Hayley for making her the hottest topic on their small town’s grapevine, but she refused to hear. Well, he is not the boy he was then. He grew the hell up and now he just wants to move on. But it is hard to do when he can’t stay away from her.
And if it’s not one damn thing…
Before the two can deal with old issues, the paparazzi track Hayley down and her #1 Fan begins losing grasp on reality. Still, Fate often has plans. And Hayley and Jon-Michael’s best intentions may just go up in smoke.
- Original Title:Notorious
- Author:Susan Andersen
- Rating:8.1 / 10
- Publisher:Published May 24th 2016 by Fat Cat Press
The sun set late mid-June in the Pacific Northwest. Ordinarily going on eight in the evening looked more like five p.m. did back in Concord, New Hampshire, where Hayley Prescott had lived since college. But in the final seven miles before the turnoff to her hometown of Gravers Bend, Washington, branches from the immense evergreens lining the highway met in a tangle overhead to form a tunnel-like effect that created a false dusk. She drove through the long dim stretch with the top down, greedily inhaling the Douglas fir and pine scenting the cool air blowing her hair around her head.
Her final year in Gravers Bend had totally sucked, but she never denied it was a beautiful, beautiful little corner of the world that sometimes smelled so divine it could bring tears to your eyes. The notoriety that hounded her back then had kept her from coming back for anything lengthier than a flying visit. The last tim...