There isn t a rule out there that love won t break. For better or worse. Turning his back on his reckless lifestyle, former frat boy Clay Walsh has settled down to run an antique shop in a small Midwestern college town . . . and to pursue lofty and outdated theories on love and romance. But when Amber Hewson, a free-spirited woman with a gypsy soul, rents the apartment above his shop, Clay can t help being attracted to her spontaneous and passionate embrace of life. Amber also finds herself surprisingly drawn to Clay, but his ideas about relationships are unusual to say the least, and they bring to light her own deep wounds and fears about love. They say opposites attract, but can Clay and Amber move beyond their differences and their pasts to attempt an old fashioned courtship?
Rene Gutteridge is the author of twenty-two novels, including Misery Loves Company, Heart of the Country, and Greetings from the Flipside. She is also a screenwriter and is releasing her first feature film, Skid, in 2014. She lives with her musician husband, Sean, and their children in Oklahoma. Visit her website at www.renegutteridge.com. Rik Swartzwelder is a writer-director-producer whose films have screened at over 145 film festivals worldwide and garnered over 50 major awards, including a Crystal Heart Award, a CINE Special Jury Award, and the Sprint/PCS Filmmaker of the Future Award.