by Maura Murphy Emily Bradford should be very content with her life. At twenty-four, her first romance novel has been published and she appears to have a promising career ahead of her. But she has family issues that have never been addressed. When she decides to return to the Connecticut countryside where she grew up, Emily must face these problems, as well as her former best friend, now an attractive man to whom she finds herself inexplicably drawn. As Emily deals with her confusing feelings, she becomes more comfortable at home. Could Pine Creek be where her heart has been all along? ABOUT THE AUTHOR Maura Murphy is a fairly new author who resides in Fairfield, Connecticut, with her family. Wayward Heart is her second published novel, the first being a contemporary romance trilogy. She graduated with honors and received a bachelor of arts degree in English from Fairfield University. Writing is her passion, and she is inspired by the many romance novels she has read, which are quite a few. She continues to write in her spare time and hopes to have more novels published in the future. (2006, paperback, 600 pages) Availability: Usually ships in 2-3 business days.