In just twenty-seven short years, Alexa Sullivan Tate has already lost the two great loves of her life. One to the Army; the other in a tragic car accident. Two years after the latter, a ghost from the past reappears, igniting feelings in Alexa she’d thought long dormant.
Jace McAllister has spent the last ten years in the Army, defusing bomb after bomb, trying to forget the girl who once set his world on fire. For him, she’s always been the one who got away. After a not-so-chance encounter places her back in his line of sight, he’s locked eyes on target, and won’t let her go without a fight.
Ten years ago their chemistry smoldered, and now the sparks threaten to light a fuse leading to an explosion between them even Jace can’t control. Not that he wants to. But when love has slipped through your fingertips before, how can you trust it will once again remain?
Will Alexa’s fear of love and loss destroy their second chance at a beautiful future before it can even begin?
After nearly a year and a half of grieving the loss of her husband, twenty-seven year old Alexa Sullivan Tate is headed back to her hometown after a decade of being away. She has no idea her high school crush, Jace McAllister, the guy who stole her heart the same night that he broke it, is more than ready to pick up the pieces.
Jace has spent the last ten years in the Army defusing bomb after bomb, trying to forget the girl who ignited all his passions. Little does he know that the spark still exists.
Ten years ago they had smoldering chemistry, but the spark between them now might light a fuse that leads to an explosion even Jace can't stop. Not that he wants to. If only Alexa can get past her guilt and trust her heart again.
But how do you put it all on the line when you've already lost everything once before?
*While this is a series, each book will be standalone.
A Heart felt Friends to Lovers Tale filled with Tears, Laughter, Misunderstandings, Family, Tragedies and Second Chances.
Alexa lost her husband at a very young age in a tragic accident and was left in limbo and broken hearted....
Jace made a seriously bad decisions while in the Army and due to this decision was also left broken hearted and never able to ever commit to anyone.
Alexa and Jace were the best of friends, both had crushes on each other neither of them knew about until the night before Jace was leaving to the Army. Circumstances broke them apart just as quickly as they brought them back together again!
The story leads us through True Emotions and Relatable Fears!!!
How long is long enough to grieve?
Should one feel more guilt when trying to move on and let some one else in a again?
How do we overcome this fear of the Unexpected?
And all of the what if's that are unavoidable, out of our control, just not predictable?
I was so happy to see this second chance at love blossom and become what it always should have been through patience, perseverance and new memories. JACE & ALEXA