Page Count: 283
Publication Date: 2017
Summary: Jacob Churcher, a famous author, hasn’t seen his mother since she kicked him out of the house when he was sixteen years old. When he finds out that she has passed away, he has to return to his childhood home to take care of the estate. He finds a diary that ends up leading him on a journey to find his roots as well as true love.
Recommended: Yes. It was a nice, quick read over the holidays. Some of the romance in the story was cliche, but the rest of the plot was interesting.
Watch Out For: Child Abuse, Suicide Attempts
Noteworthy Excerpts: “This time I drove a turbo Porsche Cayenne, which is basically a rocket disguised as an SUV. I can’t remember the last time I’d driven the speed limit.” “I was drunk.’ ‘Sometimes it takes a little alcohol to be honest.”