Writing About Safe Havens for the Heart
Toni Noel presents:
A new romance from
Desert Breeze Publishing, Inc.
Fragile Bonds blurb:
Her family's entrance into the Witness Protection Program prevents Dawn Wainwright from notifying her high school sweetheart Rick Landry of the birth of their daughter Kelly. The sudden death of her parents frees Dawn from witness protection and after her college graduation she tries to find Rick before starting her career, but fails.
Kelly is almost sixteen and Dawn a respected scientist when she crosses paths with Rick again and fearing he'll try to take Kelly away from her, she does not tell him about her.
While standing in line at the DMV to get her learner's permit Kelly sees her birth certificate for the first time and Dawn's storybook life comes to a grinding halt because her daughter now knows her mother lied to her about her father. Convinced her prim and perfect mother slept around, Kelly runs away. When Dawn learns she has returned to Sacramento to pick up with her high school sweetheart again, she asks Rick, who is in the area visiting his mom, to find Kelly and bring her home.
On the ride back to San Francisco Rick realizes Kelly is his daughter and confronts Dawn. He is so angry with her, Dawn fears he will take legal action and gain full custody of Kelly. Rick only wants to be a part of her life and in doing so, becomes a part of their lives, bonding with his daughter and forging forever bonds with Dawn to replace their once Fragile Bonds.