Summary: When Lenna gets a call from her old friend Rhiannon, she is startled;
Rhiannon disappeared years ago without a trace. But Lenna is even more
startled to learn that Rhiannon has a son and that she lives off the
grid with a group of women in a community called Halcyon. Rhiannon
invites Lenna, a new mother herself, to join them. Why suffer the
sleepless nights by yourself? It takes a village, after all.
decides to go and hopefully repair her relationship with Rhiannon, but
as she drives into the desert and her cell service gets weaker, she
becomes suspicious. Who are these women and why did Rhiannon invite her
here? And that is before she learns about the community's rules (no
outside phone calls, no questions about people’s pasts) and the padlock
on the gate that leads out to the main road. But Lenna has other
concerns, secrets from her past she is terrified will come out. When a
newcomer arrives in the community, Lenna’s worst fears are confirmed—she
was brought here for a reason.
Nowhere Like Home tackles themes of complicated friendships and trauma but all with Sara Shepard’s expert twists that you don’t see coming. (Pub Date: Feb 20, 2024)
Summary: Ellie Haycock has always separated her life into sections: Ellie at home
and Ellie at the hospital. At home, Ellie is a proud member of her high
school’s speech and debate team alongside her best friend and her
boyfriend. At the hospital, Ellie has a team of doctors and a mom who
won’t stop posting about the details of her illness online. It’s not
hard for Ellie to choose which of the two she prefers.
latest hospital stay is different. Ellie becomes close with a group of
friends, including Ryan, a first-timer who’s still optimistic about the
doctors that Ellie stopped trusting years ago. Despite their
differences, she can’t seem to keep him out of her head. Ellie’s life
has never been ordinary—but maybe this time it will be extraordinary. (Pub Date: Mar 05, 2024)
Summary: When Lilah Goodluck saves the life of Good Witch Willow as they’re
crossing a busy L.A. street, the last thing she expects is five unwanted
predictions as a reward. Who gives someone the winning lotto numbers
then tells them they’ve only got a week to live? And who believes in
that nonsense anyway?
But when the first three predictions come
true within twenty-four hours, Lilah’s disbelief turns to mild panic.
She’s further horrified when she nearly runs a car off the road that
belongs to Alistair Lennox, who just happens to be the illegitimate son
of the British king.
While Alistair is intrigued by her
preposterous story, Lilah is adamant about resisting the heat between
her and the playboy prince. If she denies he’s her soulmate, then the
last prediction can’t come true, right? As the days count down,
they become maybe friends…and then maybe more. But between the
relentless paparazzi and some disapproving royals, finding time for love
isn’t easy, especially when her days may be numbered. (Pub Date: Feb 06, 2024)