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Summary

True love deserves a second chance.

Leigh Sterling and Jodie Whitehouse share a passionate connection. Unfortunately, their differing visions of the future force them apart. Life goes on, but their attempts at other relationships fail to measure up to the love they once shared.

When they see each other again after more than a decade apart, they realize they may be soulmates. Can they ever find their way back to one another?

If you enjoy passionate romance that brings the heat, don't miss this scorching story of second chance by chart-topper Harper Bliss.

©2018 Harper Bliss (P)2019 Harper Bliss

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I've more than 20 of Harpers' books on audible, but I've never cried so much, happy and sad, than I did with this. beautifully intergecting past and present throughout, and I also loved both leading ladies which rarely occurs. Laura Jennings also portrays the characters with the right inflection throughout. wonderful experience ladies ty.

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Superb

One of my absolute favourite books and now one of my absolute favourite Audible listens.
Super writing, emotional, endearing, heart rending and amazing writing.
Superb characters and storyline.
Super narration.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 11-11-19

Overall a good story, but

The story was good enough, not the best of Harper Bliss though (after my opinion).
I think the preformance of the reader brooke the feeling of the book a bit. She dis not switch voices between the different characters witch made it a bit difficult to follow the story, and it was a bit to monotone.

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  • Libra Lover
  • 03-09-21

There is only one.

Being a romantic, I truly believe there is only one person in our existence who can complete us. Sadly, we may never actually meet that person. Or perhaps our paths may briefly intertwine and then pass into nothingness. But for the lucky few, there that moment when you meet and know that this is the one and only one.
Tragically, we often make decisions or mistakes which drive us apart, and here in lies this precious tale of two such people.
Filled with loads of angst, and tears that at some point you feel that there is little hope for a happy ending.
But of course Ms. Bliss would never let us close the book shedding tears over a tragic ending 😭.
There is loads of heat here, and lots of kinky sex, but it is not gratuitous, but really allows us inside the heads of the two main characters.
Also, thanks to Ms. Jennings for using her talents to give believable voice to each character.
Bravo 👏👏

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 04-06-20

Holy Haut!!

Holy Haut!! This story was tantalizing, erotic, and romantic all at the same time. It moves up my list to one of my favorite books.

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  • AJ Holmes
  • 14-11-19

Beautiful...everyone deserves a second chance.

I've read this title before but it's one of those that I will periodically pickup and read again. Despite how everything played out between Leigh and Jodie, destiny was ultimately fulfilled. I'm a firm believer that everything happens for a reason.

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  • Renee
  • 14-10-20

I can’t lie

Can’t lie I really struggled to make it through this book. The story itself was ok, but the narration made it feel like I was watching paint dry. At times it was hard to tell which character was which because everything was so monotone

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  • sab.
  • 24-12-19

harper bliss is my #1

harper bliss is my #1 fave author - such interesting characters that have real depth. ill read/listen to anything she writes

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  • Jerilyn
  • 23-10-19

Love the storyline

I like how this book was written and how it takes on 2 different perspectives. The storyline is 5 stars ready for me. The narration is what brought my overall to 4 stars. Laura has a very nice voice and did well with the reading but there were no differences on the voices between Leigh and Jodie. If I did not hear the name at the start of each chapter than I would have to wait until I was clued in. Other than that I really enjoyed the book.

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  • Carla Castillo
  • 04-04-22

Never buying another audiobook read by Laura Jennings Awwww

I feel I cannot give an unbiased review of the story since listening to the narration was painful. There were some pretty steamy scenes in this book, but Laura Jennings read them as if she were reading a traffic violation in court. This performance did not do the work of Harper Bliss justice.

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  • scheliece sankey
  • 16-12-21

always outside the box

I love that your is always something different. it deals with reL life situation and the sex scenes.... yyyaaassss. great listens and the narrator did not disappoint 👏 🙌 👌

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  • Joanne Schrock
  • 19-05-21

Excellent Storyline!

Fantastic writing as always from Harper Bliss! Very different story than a traditional lesbian romance. Very emotional, but included the hot scenes Bliss always delivers.