The two of us
This romance, set in Las Vegas, is about two couples. The story begins with the upcoming wedding of Lucy who is the younger sister of Mia, the main character. Mia is not certain that Lucy should marry at eighteen especially since she has become pregnant. To add to the stress is the groom’s ROTC obligation to the military which takes him away for days at a time. The groom’s friend is Jake who is dealing with his own issues and in relation to his former law enforcement job. As Mia and Jake work together on the wedding, they develop a close relationship. However, Mia is a nurse practitioner and feels a calling to serve God in the medical field. There is much conflict as both Jake and Mia question their roles in life and seek to find the answers for their future together. This is a well written novel with fully developed characters and a surprising ending.