From the Ashes of Courage (Ardor Point #1) (Autographed Copy)


Gail Bishop is a headstrong, driven, single-minded businesswoman, a successful independent professional at only 29 years old. But she still feels empty. Eddie Chase is a fun-loving real-estate agent who made a mint in the boom market, now fast running out of money. And their friends set them up on a blind date, unaware that many years ago, they were once married to each other.

Now, both are taken aback by their feelings for each other at a romantic, seaside cottage on Ardor Point, and by the impact this will have on the rest of their lives. This long-languishing relationship that Gail thought was surely dead, could it hold the secret, the meaning of life that she’s looking for?

A heart-wrenching story of human kindness and love without strings.


The Run-down

Genre: Life-expanding, contemporary romance.
Length: Short novel.
Heroine: Gail Bishop, a 20-something-turning-30, successful speech-language pathologist, who feels her life is going nowhere.
Hero: Eddie Chase, a 20-something-turning-30 real-estate agent, quickly going broke.
Setting: Boston & Maine
Plot: Gail and Eddie get set up on blind date by friends who don’t realize that they once were married to each other, for a short time. Eddie finds himself inexplicably falling in love, while Gail wrestles with the direction her life is taking.
Themes: • True love has no strings attached.
• Success is whatever you make of it.
Ideal reader: A young woman, aged 21-35, asking herself what she wants from her life.


Autograph included

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5” x 8” x 0.51” (130mm x 200mm x 13mm)
0.55 lb (250 g)
224 pages

List Price: $14.97
Price: $14.97
SKU: 9780981692548