Everything Happens For A Reason (Part 1: Sex, Lies and Retribution)
"Everything Happens For A Reason" is a family adage that the Dexter girls: Mum Jane and her daughters Cait, Paige and Libby discover applies to them fully in all aspects of their lives. Especially their love lives. How they deal with this, is explored in this emotional, sexy, funny and frothy read. More
Mourning the death of her husband, Jane Dexter thought she'd never love again. But a chance meeting in a club with a handsome stranger, and a delicious one-night stand opens a can of worms that looks set to break her family apart. But will she be willing to sacrifice the love of her children for the sake of true love?
Jane's eldest daughter Cait Dexter is a showbiz journalist who has to contend with her boyfriend Martin's jealousy over her interviewing scores of attractive and in some instances, single male celebrities. Hired to interview up and coming soap actor Chris Gerrie causes Martin's green eyed monster to rear its ugly head again. There's an attraction between them, but will Cait allow this to ruin her relationship with Martin?
Middle daughter Paige Dexter is dating the charismatic David, unaware that best male friend Nicky is hopelessly in love with her. He knows that he's missed his chance to tell her, but finds himself in a quandary when he discovers that David is cheating on Paige, with someone very close to home. Does he tell her, or keep quiet?
Youngest daughter Libby is hopelessly in love with boyfriend Bill Samuels and wants to spend the rest of her life with him. But Bill has a shady past that looks set to come back and haunt him when old adversary Robbie Brett walks back into his life. Robbie wants him back in the fold but Bill refuses to get sucked back in. Can he forget his past and live happily ever after with Libby, or will Robbie get what he wants yet again?
With the family adage "everything happens for a reason," ringing in their ears, the Dexter girls realise how true the saying really is as sex, lies and retribution tears their family life apart. A two-parter book, the Dexter girls' will take you on a whirlwind of love, life, laughter and emotion.