Waiting for Jules: A Novel

By Tamara N. Houston

The route to happiness is affected by ex-boyfriends, complicated occupation offerings, and lingering insecurities for an bold younger girl during this touching, romantic debut.

The route to happiness is suffering from ex-boyfriends, complicated occupation offerings, and lingering insecurities for an formidable younger girl during this touching, romantic debut.

Before leaving for London on an ill-fated work trip, Jules Sinclair had the type of argument along with her beau Marcus the place many poor issues have been stated. a few have been stated in basic terms to harm the opposite individual, others have been heat-of-the-moment slips of the tongue which may by no means be taken again. All have been assured relation­ship enders. Now that she has arrived again in L.A. and is headed towards the house she stocks with Marcus in Beverly Hills, the one factor London has cleared up for Jules is that she doesn't wish out of the connection. yet how does she come again in? whether she knew the magic phrases to fix all the damage, will Marcus also be there to listen to them whilst she places her key within the door?

It’s the precise typhoon that in simple terms Jules can have created for herself. might be in understanding how she bought into this mess, she will store no matter what is left of her destiny with Marcus.

Filled with soft moments and robust, relatable characters, Waiting for Jules is a captivating story in regards to the necessity of mend­ing the prior whereas at the highway to fortunately ever after.

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