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The “final” story in the New Life in Love Series

While I’ve learned never to say never, Adele Murphy’s meetup with a high school sweetheart who never was could be the final chapter in the New Life in Love saga that began with the release of “Reservations” four years ago.

I invite all my readers to fall as deeply in love with every New Life in Love character in the trilogy as I have. Look for “Adele’s New Life in Love” in the revised edition of “Tales from Heartland” short stories, to be published in paperback along with “Love Unlikely,” the novella love story of Marisa’s sister Rachel and Alistair’s brother Drew. All of my books – and the fabulous cook book “Recipes from New Life in Love” authored by my very own Chef John LaBella – can be purchased through my website and on

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