Taya’s faith in God was unflappable, until fate played a cruel trick on her. On the cusp of finding out her boyfriend is actually married, and leaving her once-loved career, she decides, with the help of her beloved grandmother, to start over by moving back home to Virginia to run the family gift shop.
She never expected to meet the town cop, Carter.
Carter fights his own demons, but his belief in God’s ultimate plan stays strong. Sensing Taya’s inner struggle, he works at helping her find her way again. However, life slaps Taya in the face once again, destroying her already precarious faith in God. Carter’s by her side, never losing his belief in Taya. Each day spent with her, his feelings for her become stronger.
Taya, enduring one of life’s many battles, feels the same for Carter.
When Carter has to make a trip back home to Texas, Taya is left behind and discovers just how punishing life can be. Kidnapped and scared, Taya finally turns to God and prays. Prays she’ll make it out alive, prays she’ll see the man she’s coming to love, and prays she’ll made it back home to her ailing grandmother.
Will Carter make it in time to save Taya before her newly-found faith dissolves?
Benfield is a Contemporary Christian Romance author. She got her start writing New Adult Romance. She went on to self-publish four novels before ultimately deciding to take those books off the shelves, follow her heart, and pursue Christian Romance.
She’s a banker by day and a writer by night, spending all time in between hanging out with her husband, son, friends, and family! She loves to hear from her readers, so don’t hesitate to shoot her a message!