Rocky Brook Cowboys Book 1
STORY-LINE LONG JOURNEY HOME BY CAROLINE JOHNSON:
In Long Journey Home, Holly raised on the Rocky Brook Ranch, finds herself headed back home; without a job and little money left in the bank. Never wanting the ranch life of dirt, manure, and hard work, she made her mark in the big city. When her company merges with another, she lost her job. Looking for work for six months, Holly has no choice except return to Rocky Brook and her family.
Upon her arrival, Spence, a nuisance from her childhood, meets her at the car. However, he’s matured and turned into a handsome man she does not recognize. Her sister reveals his identity to Holly. From here Holly’s thrown into further disarray; for she feels immediate attraction. However, Holly does not want to live on a ranch, the city life’s for her.
Holly finds she can not tell her father why she’s back; although she does tell her sisters and mother. She’s afraid he will consider her a failure and she’ll see disappointment on his face. How will Holly tell her father about her situation? Will love bloom between Spence and Holly? Will Spence convince Holly he will give her the life she wants on the ranch along with his love? My romance book review of Long Journey Home follows
CHARACTERS, PLOTTING, DEVELOPMENT:
Long Journey Home’s a sweet contemporary romance filled with angst and family dynamics. None us want to let down our parent, Johnson shows how unnecessary our worries. As Holly found in Long Journey Home, parents love unconditionally even when we think they’re disappointed.