Months after the accident that changed the lives of so many of the residents of Stevens Island, things are finally starting to settle down, and people are starting to move on. It's Christmas, after all, a time to celebrate family and friendship. Renata Lund is t really in a festive mood, though. Days before the accident, which left her with a few scars to remind her of that painful day, her boyfriend, Jack, had broken up with her. Still nursing that hurt months later, Renata just wants to be left alone, and forget about celebrating anything. No one understands that better than her older brother's best friend, Nick. He's been nursing a broken heart of his own for over a year w. Neither of them thought they would ever find love again, but it's Christmas time on Stevens Island, and miracles can happen, even when you least expect them.
Sarah Bates was born and raised in New Hampshire. She has always loved the Maine coast and so it plays a large role in many of her books. When she isn't working on her latest book Sarah enjoys going for long walks, going out to see the latest blockbuster movies, and curling up with a good book on a rainy day.