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At the age of fifteen, Gabriel “Gabe” Dern was involved in a car accident that killed his friends, and left over half of his body scarred. Left with guilt and wishing to avoid the stares from uncaring people, he retreated to his family farm to raise sheep.
When Morgan Wilson's mother died, she made the decision to move to a small town of Martinvale to start a new life. She didn’t anticipate how hard it would be to find adequate housing in the town. She learns from one of her students mothers that there is a carriage house for rent. Wanting to escape the hotel she is staying in she goes to see the property.
The house is everything Morgan has been searching for, but she didn’t count on the attitude of her landlord Gabe Dern. He makes no secret that he doesn’t wish for Morgan to move into the house. His sister has other ideas, and insists that she has rented the home to her.
Gabe is surprised that Morgan doesn’t show any repulsion for his scars. Instead, she treats him as there is nothing different about him. Will the beauty be able to battle down the walls the beast has surrounded him with; and be able to show him that the beauty of love exists for his taking?
Elizabeth Kelly has written a superb Beauty and the Beast theme romance. It is a heartwarming experience to watch how Morgan turns a blind eye to Gabe’s scars. This romance is one that is assured to touch your heart, and stay with you long after the last page is turned.
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