When high school heartthrob and star athlete, Cole Jackson, breaks Tatum’s heart she decides she will never again let any man hurt her. She can be as cool and emotionless as they are. Love is just a game after all, like her favorite game, baseball. From then on, any man brave enough to step up to the plate must follow her rules to round the bases. If they don't, they’re out!
Cole knows he dropped the ball all those years ago. Time has changed him and he’s ready to play by Tatum's rules. He wants a second shot at bat to redeem himself. If only it were as simple as that; it turns out Cole’s not the only one in the game for Tatum’s heart.
Will Tatum's rules help her navigate two very different men, or will she strike out at her own game?
WAITING ON JUSTIN
Can everlasting love grow amidst never-ending despair? Best friends Justin and Haylee learn early on that the answer is yes. Neglected as children, the two rely on each other for safety and emotional support. Over time their enduring friendship grows into something more intimate. Theirs is a forbidden romance that would destroy them both if discovered.
Justin is more than a little rough around the edges but he would do anything for Haylee. He does everything he can to protect her; but when tragedy strikes, nothing can keep her from the foster system.
Blaming him for their separation, Haylee shuts out everything and everyone – especially Justin. She tries to forget him. She tries to replace him. Still, he is always there, haunting her memories. As other harrowing realities grab hold of her, Haylee finds herself utterly alone.
Will Haylee ever discover what Justin has always known, that their love is worth waiting on; or will her demons finally get the best of her?
Strangers on a plane – his piercing blue eyes entrancing, his kiss enchanting, but her career meant more than fleeting emotions. She walked away with nothing but a backward glance in pursuit of the opportunity of a lifetime. She didn’t get his name, but she couldn’t get the stranger out of her mind.
Years later, and quite by chance, their flights and eyes connect again. This time however, the handsome stranger won’t let Jordan go without knowing her name… and one more amazing kiss to hold her over until they meet again.
She is his adventurous, gypsy wanderer. He is the strong, blue-collar soul her heart could call home. In a moment of irresponsibility and pent-up passion they take a chance on each other and elope in Vegas.
Can their high flying love withstand the secret decision Jordan makes for her career? Or will the man of her dreams leave once he knows what she’s done for professional success?