second in the cedar cove series. This time the primary character is Grace - deserted by her husband - and how she's getting her life back together. Along with continuations of Grace's adult children, Kelly and MaryEllen; and her best friend, judge Olivia and the new man in her life - Jack.
2. Early Dawn by Catherine Anderson A Coulter-Paxton liason book set in the 1890's in the west. Eden's ex-fiance spread so many false rumors, that she needed to leave San Francisco. Riding a train to Colorado, to live with her brothers, the Sebastian gang kidnaps her, to see her into prostitution in Mexico. Except Matthew Coulter has been trailing them for 3 years, ever since they raped and murdered his wife. He rescues Eden, but can't drop her off in town without the Sebastian gang taking them both out. So, they live in the wilderness, leading the Sebastian gang on a merry chase, until her brothers track them down. In the meantime, Matthew and Eden have fallen in love.