Secrets Author:Robin Jones Gunn Seeking a new life as an English teacher in a peaceful Oregon town, Jessica Morgan wants desperately to conceal the details of her identity from the community, but her plans go terribly awry when an automobile accident send her to the local hospital-and a host of prying questions. — "You don't have insurance?" — "No." — "Are you married?" — "No." — "... more »I need the name of a relative, dear."
Still, the accident has several interesting consequences-for one, Kyle Buchanan, the attractive, compassionate firefighter who first came to her aid seems eager to get to know her better. For another, Mrs. Dane, her landlady, keeps urging Jessica to come to church. But if Kyle and Mrs. Dane want her to be happy in Glenbrooke, there is someone else who doesn't-Ms. Mendelson, the new high school principal, who seems to have it in for Jessica-and has her own sights set on the handsome Kyle.
Armed with a false name and a made-up background, Jessica faces the future in Glenbrooke with uncertainty. But can she escape her troubled past? Only when she encounters a deeper peace can Jessica cease her desperate charade- and stop hurting those who truly care.« less