Abby Carpenter is a woman with a few problems: a little red diary that shows up at the worst times, a philandeing, soon to be ex-husband who keeps trying to stall their divorce, and a creeping coworker who wants to sabotage her career. To complicate things, The CEO of the new, and largest account her firm has ever been hired to manage, just happens to be a man she made a comlete fool of herself over fifteen years ago when she was a young teenager. The man doesn’t recognize her, and she wants to keep it that way, but although he had no interest in the gangly girl from his youth, he’s definitey interested in the woman she’s become.
When Abby’s divorce becomes final she thinks she can finally move on with her li fe. But soon afterward, her ex turns up murdered, and Abby becomes the prime suspect in the case. Now she’s being pursued by a sleazy reporter, a relentless detective, and a man who won’t take “no” for an answer.
Patricia Paris is a romance author who lives in the Chesapeake Bay area of Maryland. She writes both contemporary romance, including her bestselling Glebe Point Cay series: This Time Forever and Letters to Gabriella, and Romantic Suspense.