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Two worlds, 4,000 miles apart. Is their love strong enough to keep them together?
Rachel Hardy dreams of being a successful country music singer in Nashville’s Music City, four thousand miles away from her lonely life in Dorset. When Jackson Phillips, an independent record label owner, encourages her band to audition for a nationwide ‘Open Mic’ competition, she decides they have nothing to lose.
But when she starts to fall in love with Jackson, the stakes suddenly get higher and she finds herself with a great big dilemma on her hands. Should she abandon her dream and take the easy way out or should she leave the life she has always known behind and take a gamble on a man who has personal demons of his own?
Follow Rachel and Jackson as they learn to trust in love again to see whether their music really can unite them.
If you’re looking for a novel to escape into for an afternoon of sheer delight then this book is the solution. Sometimes a reader just needs a good old fashioned love story to get lost in and Julie Stock completely delivers.
The characters of Rachel and Jackson are so genuine but vulnerable. After a whirlwind romance Rachel has a huge life changing decision to make – mainly based on her feelings for Jackson. Both are vulnerable and battling their own demons which never bodes well for a smooth, romantic journey but it adds depth and realism to the characters. Julie is great at creating a deep chemistry between characters that can be felt easily by the reader.
My husband has been to Nashville but I haven’t (so jealous) but this book really brought it to life through the music and the description. I love a book with a soundtrack. It’s so hard to bring music to life in a novel but Julie Stock does it so well.
A heartwarming, uplifting romance.
Author Bio – Julie Stock
Julie Stock writes contemporary feel-good romance from around the world: novels, novellas and short stories. She published her debut novel, From Here to Nashville, in February 2015 and her second novel, The Vineyard in Alsace in March 2017. Over You (Sam’s Story) and Finding You (Jenna’s Story), her follow-up novellas to From Here to Nashville were published in 2018, making the From Here to You series complete. She has also published a boxed set of the From Here to You trilogy of books.
The Bistro by Watersmeet Bridge was published in August 2019, followed by Bittersweet, a collection of 12 Short Stories for Modern Life in September 2019.
Julie is a member of the Romantic Novelists’ Association and The Society of Authors.
Julie is married and lives with her family in Bedfordshire in the UK.
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