The Love That Binds by Nancy Morse
Approx. 59,560 words.
Published on September 10, 2013.
Vietnam vet Nick Sawyer is haunted by memories of war. Veterinarian Annie Flynn, product of foster care, relies only on herself. Her foster child Jimmy doesn’t trust anyone. Can a man scarred by war, a woman afraid to love, a boy who doesn’t feel safe anywhere in the world, and a mangy mutt unsure of everything and everyone find their way into each other’s hearts and discover the love that binds?