Amanda K. Byrne
Hidden Scars, #1
Sometimes the past wonât stay where it belongs. Saraâs number one rule of dating: closed off, secretive men need not apply. Years of therapy helped her move past the damage done by her emotionally abusive boyfriend, and sheâs ready to date again. Someone funny, laid back, and easy to talk to. All things her coworker Taylor isnât.Taylorâs quiet. Too quiet. He operates in permanent stealth mode, and he hides his secrets as well as Sara does. She doesnât want to be attracted to him, but after a night spent in a hotel room together, trapped by a blizzard, she canât deny thereâs a fire-hot connection between them, waiting to ignite. Their working relationship inches closer and closer to friendship, until one day she gathers her courage and kisses him.Itâs the match Taylor was waiting for.What starts as a sweet, fumbling friendship quickly becomes a passionate and intense affair. Just when Saraâs starting to feel safe in Taylorâs arms, his secrets come out, and she wonders if sheâll ever be able to stop looking over her shoulder.