After the devastating loss of her sister Lily three years prior, then the divorce from her husband, Carrie decided on a fresh start – new beginnings were always good. Moving to Tarrin’s Bay with her young son, Carrie was feeling stressed and uncertain when she volunteered for the cake stall at Zac’s school – her cake making skills left a lot to be desired, but at least she was making an effort.
“Hi I’m Deanna, call me Dee” was the first voice she heard; a friendly member of the cake stall, Dee immediately put Carrie at ease. As the cakes sold and the chatter continued, Carrie suddenly made a startling discovery. Was it coincidence or was it meant to be? It seemed that Tarrin’s Bay was living up to its title of The Town of New Beginnings…
What a lovely, sweet short story! Aussie author Juliet Madison has certainly captured all the emotions in this one and even with it being quite short the satisfaction of a complete story is here! I have no hesitation in recommending this one. (I won this ecopy from the author)
(reviewed 6 days after purchase)