Gina and Mac love each other. Gina has a 16-year-old daughter named Ashley. After a bad break up with her boyfriend, Ashley has to be hospitalized.
Mac has three children. Their biological mother wants to see them for the first time in years.
Cooper, the newcomer, and Sarah also love each other. Cooper's ex-fiancé, Bridget, is terminally ill. Bridget desperately wants to see Cooper before she dies.
Sarah is raising her brother, Landon. Landon is dating Mac's daughter, Eve. Landon and Eve are in high school. Sarah is considering relocating for her job, but she doesn't know how a move would affect Landon or her relationship with Cooper. Will she leave, or will she stay with the people who are her support system in Thunder Point, Oregon?
The Newcomer is the second book in the Thunder Point series. This novel was written by Robyn Carr, who is originally from Minnesota, and published by Harlequin. In St. Paul, Harlequin books are available where most books are sold. Or, request it from any St. Paul Public Library or Ramsey County Library.
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