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"warm, believable characters and storylines that will melt your heart."

"hot, slow-burning romance!"

A wounded man.

A single mom.

One summer love…maybe.

Lily Corwyn can do it all, or so she wants everyone to think. Juggling a three-ring circus of kids, doggy daycare and guest cottages in her beloved seaside village of Cinnamon Bay is all in a day’s work. When Ben Aldaine, her high school best friend, returns to town, Lily’s independent and hectic life is upended. Now, Ben’s teaching her daughter to drive, mending broken windows and melting her heart…but the last thing she wants is to trust in love and risk another broken promise.

War correspondent, Ben Aldaine, needs a place to heal his body and mind after a roadside bombing. With a little help from chance, or maybe fate, he’s landed back in his hometown. On the Bay’s Boardwalk, an accidental encounter with Lily Corwyn has Ben bumping into old dreams of his first crush and wondering if Lily’s the one who got away.

With doggy antics, a hunt for a mythical spice, and hot, stolen kisses, Ben and Lily have one sultry summer to discover that when it comes to love, there’s no time for maybes…


I’ve got fun news to announce that I’m part of a “shared author world” of Cinnamon Bay  where romance, mystery and a kiss of magic abound in this quirky, seaside village on the dune-swept coast of North Carolina. The first book in the series, LOVE ON THE BOARDWALK, is co-written by ALL of us and releases (for FREE) on May 21st.

My book in the Cinnamon Bay Romance Series, MUST LOVE MAYBE, arrives on July 2nd where Ben and Lily have one sultry summer to discover that love can’t live on maybes…

If you like your small town romance a little steamier, the Barrett Ridge series is for you. RECKLESS HEARTS is the first book in the Barrett Ridge series -- it's an enemies to lovers romance mixed up in a fun, tropical island wedding adventure – and TEMPTED HEARTS where Sam and Ethan are about to come head on with one tempting night with consequences! 

I'm so glad you've come to visit! Come chat with me on Facebook and Instagram…I can’t wait to meet YOU! 


Big Hug, Holly 

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