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From New York Times bestselling author Marie Force, creator of the beloved McCarthys of Gansett Island, Quantum and Fatal series, comes the second book in her Green Mountain series. Fans of Debbie Macomber, Susan Mallery and Jill Shalvis will love the heartwarming, sexy romance series centered on the lives of the Abbott family.

It isn’t until she opens herself up to love that she’ll truly discover how fulfilling life can be…


Almost seven years after losing her husband in Iraq, Hannah Abbott Guthrie isn’t sure she’s ready – or able – to move on, for fear of betraying her husband’s memory. That is until a sweet kiss shared with lifelong friend Nolan Roberts makes her think about it for the first time.

Nolan has loved Hannah for years, but understood she needed to heal from her devastating loss. Now, when an opportunity arises to show her how he feels, Nolan can’t resist, yet knows he has to prove to Hannah that finding love twice in a lifetime is possible – and well worth risking her heart.

***Let Me Hold Your Hand is published in the USA as I Want To Hold Your Hand***

For more spellbinding Green Mountain romance, check out the whole series: Your Love Is All I Need, Let Me Hold Your Hand, I Saw You Standing There, And I Love You, You’ll Be Mine, It’s Love, Only Love and Ain’t She Sweet.

Reviews

This is another beautifully written love story. It draws you in and stays with you after you are done reading
Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
This is one sexy story
USA Today
Marie Force makes you believe in the power of true love and happily ever after. Over and over again
Carly Phillips, <i> New York Times </i> bestselling author
Marie Force...is quickly becoming one of my Favorite Romance Series Writers
Lissa’s Book Reviews
As always, Force's writing is wonderfully entertaining
Ravishing Romances
Contemporary powerhouse Force sensitively introduces love to a war widow . . . Genuine and passionate
Publishers Weekly
[Let Me Hold Your Hand] is not to be missed. Marie Force has written a fabulous story that pulls at your heart strings as you flip the pages, devouring every single word!
Fresh Fiction
Now this is how contemporary romance is done
Cocktails and Books
[Marie] allows her readers to experience all the joys, struggles, sadness, anger, etc. that her characters do. Her books are a must add to your libraries
Romancebookworm's Reviews
Ms. Force has the ability to make you fall in love with her Island and all of the quirky and sweet characters that reside there . . . [A] fantastic series!
Joyfully Reviewed
This is one sexy story
USA Today
Ms. Force has the ability to make you fall in love with her Island and all of the quirky and sweet characters that reside there . . . [A] fantastic series!
Joyfully Reviewed
Marie Force makes you believe in the power of true love and happily ever after. Over and over again
Carly Phillips, <i> New York Times </i> bestselling author
This is another beautifully written love story. It draws you in and stays with you after you are done reading
Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
[Marie] allows her readers to experience all the joys, struggles, sadness, anger, etc. that her characters do. Her books are a must add to your libraries
Romancebookworm's Reviews
Now this is how contemporary romance is done
Cocktails and Books
[Let Me Hold Your Hand] is not to be missed. Marie Force has written a fabulous story that pulls at your heart strings as you flip the pages, devouring every single word!
Fresh Fiction
Contemporary powerhouse Force sensitively introduces love to a war widow . . . Genuine and passionate
Publishers Weekly