Nevis, Minnesota, Summer 1947: Pamela Martin is determined to win Johnny Taylor’s heart. In fact, she’s so set on him that she lands a summer job at the resort Johnny works at as groundskeeper. When one obstacle after another stand in the way of her summer romance, Pamela wonders if she and Johnny can ever be together.
Saddled with responsibilities she never asked for, Marcy Swanson longs for freedom. She seizes every opportunity she can to enjoy adventure. Tyler Jones sweeps Marcy off her feet and introduces her to a dazzling world she never knew existed. But romance and adventure come at a purchase price Marcy isn’t sure she can afford.
Both girls wonder how love can seem so impossible. They vow to fight for love at all costs, not realizing they are in for the fight of their lives. Will they trust God to make a way for true love?
Emily Shannon Omberg has always been fascinated with people. She believes everyone has an important story to tell—their life story. Emily grew up writing stories in the small town of Nevis, Minnesota. As a child, she had her own “story stand” to sell picture books to her community. Emily now writes young adult Christian fiction. Her novels include Reckless Love and Forbidden Love.
When she is not writing, Emily works as a physical therapist assistant by day, spends time with her family and friends on weekends, and enjoys God’s beautiful outdoors every chance she gets.
To learn more, visit Emily’s website, Write What You Live, at emilyshannonomberg.com.