Buck's Landing (A New England Seacoast Romance)
Sofia Buck has one goal, to keep her late father's business running until it's sold without letting her painful past into the present.
Silas Wilde is content in his new life and livelihood, until a chance encounter with his new next-door neighbor awakens him to the one thing he's missing.
Summer heats up more than the sandy Boardwalk, but will Sofia risk facing her memories for Silas's love? More
Sofia Buck escaped Hampton Beach, New Hampshire, ten years ago with no intention of returning, but her father's untimely death forces her to come back for the summer to deal with Buck's Landing, the family business he left behind. Sofia has one goal, to keep the business running until it's sold without letting her painful past into the present.
Silas Wilde walked away from an unsatisfying legal career in Manhattan. Relying on instinct and serendipity, he finds himself running a seaside market and gift shop on Hampton Beach's Ocean Boulevard. He's content in his new life and livelihood, until a chance encounter with his new next-door neighbor awakens him to the one thing he's missing. Her.
The dog days of summer heat up more than the sandy Boardwalk for Sofia and Silas, but will Sofia risk facing her memories for love?
Buck's Landing is Cameron D. Garriepy's debut romance, and the first in the New England Seacoast Romance series. This Amazon.com Bestselling Contemporary Romance is an homage not only to Ms. Garriepy's New England roots, but to the romance authors whose work she grew up devouring.
"A thoroughly enjoyable chocolate truffle of a read!" --Jennifer, 4 Star Amazon review, 12/31/12
"Read [the] whole book this morning [...]. Thank you for a thoroughly enjoyable morning away! Of course, my husband may not appreciate it when I start comparing him to Silas this evening." --M. Mazzei, via Facebook, 12/18/12
"... a romance novel that will appeal to readers who don't normally gravitate to the genre. The characters are smart and have unique, defined interests and quirks, and the tension that develops between [Sofia] and Silas is believable but not formulaic." --Rachel, 4 Star Goodreads review, 12/5/12
"With rich descriptions, a leading man I could fall for, and a heroine I could be friends with, Buck's Landing was the sort of book I love to read and then read again. " --Mandy Dawson, 5 Star Amazon review, 11/11/12
"Billed as a romance, Buck's Landing doesn't disappoint: the attraction between Silas and Sofia is palpable, alternately electric and tender, and the obstacles they encounter [...] are authentic and complicated." --Angela Amman, 4 Star Amazon review, 10/30/12
"Buck's Landing delivered everything I love in a romance story - sizzling chemistry, steamy scenes that deliver heat without being raunchy, humor, and well-developed characters moving in a tight, believable plot. And as the cherry on the sundae, Cameron Garriepy can weave a world so beautifully imagined and so honestly written that I found myself right there on the beach with the smell of the salt air in my nostrils." --Elizabeth Yon, 5 Star Amazon review, 10/28/12