characters ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Christy JeffriesGood second chance omance Hannah and Isaac had been high school sweethearts until gossip fueled misunderstandings drove them apart Ten years later both of them are back in Sugar Falls Isaac has been the Sugar Falls fire chief for about six months Hannah has come home with her adopted son to be closer to her sick mother and take up a new teaching job Neither was aware of the other s presence until they encountered each other at a local fundraiserThe tension and sparks flew between Hannah and Isaac from the moment they saw each other Each
them believes themselves to be the wronged person in their breakup and are determined to avoid each other Unfortunately or maybe fortunately it seems that most of the town is determined to throw them together aided by Hannah s son Sammy and his fascination with the fire chief I loved seeing Isaac and Sammy together THERE WAS AN IMMEDIATE CONNECTION BETWEEN ISAAC AND SAMMY was an immediate connection between Isaac and Sammy loved their first scene together at the pancake fundraiser as Isaac showed an innate understanding of Sammy s feelingsI liked the development of the Street-Fighting Years: An Autobiography of the Sixties relationship between Hannah and Isaac It was clear from the start that the feelings between them had never died but both were wary ofisking their hearts again There were times when it looked promising for them to overcome the past but then something would happen to bring the old memories flooding back Both Isaac and Hannah had insecurities that were aggravated by their inability to memories flooding back Both Isaac and Hannah had insecurities that were aggravated by their inability to about the pa. Can a chance eunion spark a Yuletide proposal Anything can happen in Sugar Falls Home for the holidays with her adopted son from Ghana Hannah Gregson. ,of them believes themselves to be the wronged person in their breakup and
St Isaac always felt that he had to live down his teen eputation of a spoiled Haven: A Graphic Novel rich kid and spends a lot of time doing charity work He also has a pretty strong competitive streak Hannah was something of a do gooderactivist as a teen which has carried over into her adult life She also struggles to adjust to her newole as a mother while dealing with her mother s illness I ather enjoyed the various attempts to throw Isaac and Hannah together The bachelor auction was pretty funny
ESPECIALLY WITH THE WHO AND WHYwith the who and why the person who bid on Isaac The heat between
ISAAC AND HANNAH CONTINUED TO GROWand Hannah continued to grow did the feelings neither were willing to address I enjoyed Isaac s conversation with Hannah s mom who was pretty blunt in her advice to him Hannah s aha moment came from an unexpected source Their big moment at the end was especially emotional thanks to Sammy First if you e a seasonal The Common Rule: Habits of Purpose for an Age of Distraction reader and picking this one up because you want a very Christmas orientedead maybe My Honorable Brother: A Thriller reset your expectations as this story starts in October and only a portion of it takes place at Christmas though there is a pivotal gift involved Hannah and Isaac s teenageelationship didn t end well and a decade later when Hannah eturns to town with her adopted child and a teaching job awkwardness and animosity lingers between Hannah and her firefighter ex This is an interracial omance and though ace isn t touched upon all that much here it s still an aspect of the book to appreciate given that in. Runs straight into her it s still an aspect of the book to appreciate given that in. Runs straight into her flame fire chief Isaac Jones Though the pair are determined to keep their distance the local matchmakers throw them toget. ,
Terracial couples still aren t particularly commonplace in omance novels i thought hannah and isaac had novels I thought Hannah and Isaac had chemistry it was just kind of unfortunate that there wasn t a stronger conflict in their elationship instead it mostly stemmed from something that happened when they were teens something that could be easily esolved by a conversation I couldn t help wishing that conversation had taken place at the start of this book and the story had then focused on adult easons they d be Ola Shakes It Up reluctant to try again Both came to theelationship with some interesting baggage Isaac had parents at odds over his upbringing he was born with a silver spoon yet chose a blue collar life and Hannah s juggling the adjustment to being a mom while her own mother is ill so it felt like something personal could have played a bigger The Glass Arrow role as the obstacle to theirelationship Another aspect of these characters that I would have been happy to have seen explored involved the theme of fitting in Most Of My Favorite of my favorite touched on that whether hearing about Hannah as a lone crusader teen or Isaac wanting to be seen as something than this Einatmen, Ausatmen rich guy or Hannah s boy and his cultural differences there was something honest andeal in those moments that held a lot of promise if they d just been tapped into a bit I probably would have felt emotionally invested This is the 2nd book I ead by Christy Jeffries I m sorry I stopped eading this story at chapter 3 because it didn t grab my interes. Her at every holiday event and Hannah’s son worships the brave ex soldier If Isaac isn’t careful he just may go from hero to family man by Christma.