Staying Accidentally in Love
A Granite Bay Series
Lauren shared her first kiss with Patrick at the ripe old age of twelve. Little did Lauren know years later they would meet again at the local watering hole, during college. That night changed her life–she met the man of her dreams and fell in love. She loved Patrick, but Lauren also wants to pursue a career in public relations. The small Oregon town of Granite Bay wasn’t known for its job opportunities. When a firm from San Diego offers Lauren a chance to work for their prestigious firm she jumps at the chance. Fast forward two years later, she shows up in Granite Bay, destitute and full of regrets. Can she claim her old life back and the man of her dreams again? Time will tell.
The night he see’s her, the Raven-Haired Beauty sitting at the bar is being accosted by a drunk–Patrick decides to step in, after all, it’s the gentlemanly thing to do. When they do meet, he finds out they she is the girl he kissed in his youth. One thing leads to another, and they fall in love–only their love is elusive. When Lauren leaves him to pursue her career, everything unravels in his life. The love of his life moves on and took his heart with her. Patrick never got over Lauren. When she returns to Granite Bay, so does her past. But can he trust her again, and can their love endure?
Staying Accidentally in Love, the third book in the Granite Bay Series follows the inhabitants of the small town in Oregon written by the author, Trisha Harley McCarthy.