Courting Mr. Emerson

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It's never too late to fall in love

When fun-loving artist Willow West meets buttoned-up George Emerson, it's not exactly love at first sight. More like intriguing project at first sight. Willow makes it her mission to get the obsessive-compulsive, newly retired English teacher to loosen up and embrace life, but even she has to admit it seems like a lost cause.

A confirmed bachelor, George vacillates between irritation and attraction whenever Willow is around--which to him seems like all too often. He's not interested in expanding his horizons or making new friends; it just hurts too much when you lose them.

But as the summer progresses, George feels his defenses crumbling. The question is, will his change of heart be too late for Willow?


Praise for Melody Carlson's Novels

"A perfect and inspiring summer read."--Publishers Weekly on All Summer Long

"[A] delightful story from an author who has made a career of tugging on our heartstrings."--Family Fiction on All Summer Long

"A treat for aficionados of character-driven fiction."--Library Journal on Under a Summer Sky


Melody Carlson
is the award-winning author of over two hundred books with sales of more than seven million. She received a Romantic Times Career Achievement Award in the inspirational market for her many books, including Finding Alice. She and her husband live in central Oregon. Learn more at www.melodycarlson.com.


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  1. Melody Carlson

    Melody Carlson

    Melody Carlson is the award-winning author of over 200 books with sales of more than 7 million, including many bestselling Christmas novellas, young adult titles, and contemporary romances. She received a Romantic Times Career Achievement Award in the...

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Reviews

Praise for All Summer Long

"Good food, renewed love, and the clear ocean make this winsome romance a perfect and inspiring summer read."--Publishers Weekly

"A fast-paced, enjoyable tale sure to please those looking for a heartfelt story."--RT Book Reviews

"All the romance of a summer in San Francisco is captured in this delightful story from an author who has made a career of tugging on our heartstrings."--Family Fiction

Praise for
Under a Summer Sky

"Moving from the breezy San Francisco of All Summer Long to the Deep South, this third volume in Carlson's travel-based romantic series evokes another colorful and atmospheric setting for her quirky and endearing characters. A treat for aficionados of character-driven fiction."--Library Journal


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