Every Waking Moment Author:Brenda Novak Sometimes you have to risk it all Emma Wright has finally escaped the dangerous man who's controlled her every move for the past six years. Taking her five-year-old son, she has fled across the country -- seeking freedom, safety, and a fresh start. But Max's father isn't giving up so easily. Preston Holman understands the lengths a pare... more »nt will go for his child. He's given up everything to pursue the man he believes killed his son. When Preston meets Emma, he wants nothing to do with her or the boy who reminds him so much of his own child. Yet he can't abandon them -- and as he's drawn into the danger that surrounds them, Preston begins to wonder if he's finally found something to live for beyond revenge. Dont miss this dramatic new story from the author of Cold Feet!« less
Emma Wright changes her name and plans her escape from an abusive husband. Along the way she meets Preston Holman who is seeking revenge on his former neighbor, a doctor whose actions he believed led to his son's death. He reluctantly helps Emma and her son Max even though Max brings back painful memories of his son Dallas. These two are tortured and lost souls who are able to find each other. A good read- some of Novaks books are better, but I read this one in less than two days.