Waiting for Jules: A Novel

By Tamara N. Houston

The route to happiness is suffering from ex-boyfriends, complicated profession offerings, and lingering insecurities for an formidable younger girl during this touching, romantic debut.

The route to happiness is plagued by ex-boyfriends, complicated profession offerings, and lingering insecurities for an bold younger girl during this touching, romantic debut.

Before leaving for London on an ill-fated business journey, Jules Sinclair had the type of argument along with her beau Marcus the place many bad issues have been acknowledged. a few have been acknowledged merely to harm the opposite individual, others have been heat-of-the-moment slips of the tongue that can by no means be taken again. All have been assured relation­ship enders. Now that she has arrived again in L.A. and is headed towards the house she stocks with Marcus in Beverly Hills, the one factor London has cleared up for Jules is that she doesn't wish out of the connection. yet how does she come back in? whether she knew the magic phrases to fix the entire damage, will Marcus also be there to listen to them while she places her key within the door?

It’s the suitable typhoon that merely Jules may have created for herself. possibly in knowing how she bought into this mess, she will be able to shop no matter what is left of her destiny with Marcus.

Filled with soft moments and robust, relatable characters, Waiting for Jules is an enthralling story in regards to the necessity of mend­ing the earlier whereas at the highway to fortunately ever after.

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Calling my nan for easy recipes the following and there. quickly i discovered I loved being within the kitchen. the total approach looked as if it would unfastened my brain up so i'll take into consideration assessments and stuff. ” “Where did you visit tuition? ” I requested. “Brown,” stated Marcus. “Oh, Providence,” I responded, as he affirmed a few of what i assumed upon first assembly him. “Yes. you recognize it? ” “No, yet Cora, that’s my mother, is hopelessly captivated with Newport. So i do know all issues Rhode Island. ” “So, Marcus, may perhaps we get a few pictures of you cooking in Bridgehampton? Our readers would really like it, and for the folks who understand of your recognition, they might by no means think—” Gary stated, gesturing to the kitchen. “It will be an awesome provide. ” “And what's your attractiveness? ” I requested. “Only probably the most enigmatic and classy company raiders to emerge in contemporary years,” acknowledged Gary in his eagerness to provoke Marcus. “Investment banker,” corrected Marcus as he went approximately combining elements in a wide bowl. “Isn’t that an analogous factor as a enterprise capitalist? ” I requested. “Yes, yet VC has an unpleasant connotation in today’s industry. IB is extra laptop than VC,” stated Marcus. “Whatever you name it, he's a ask yourself and everybody desires to understand what’s in the back of the transcontinental bravado,” acknowledged Gary. “I simply desire at some point to come up with the money for for him to mess around with. ” “For the affection of heaven, please positioned this guy out of his distress and make allowance him to shoot your home if you want to take pleasure in dinner,” I acknowledged, getting as much as begin the salad and asparagus. “Or else he’ll proceed shining you on, and that i in flip simply may perhaps lose my urge for food. ” removal the blending blades from the potatoes and supplying me a style, Marcus stated, “Only should you conform to be there. whatever tells me i would like a workforce round me to guard my curiosity or Gary can have carte blanche. ” “She’ll be there,” Gary insisted, capturing me a glance that begged to not be contradicted. With that out of ways, Gary allowed himself to chill and luxuriate in the night. Marcus and that i busied ourselves placing the ultimate touches on dinner; Gary stored the glasses stuffed and the tune pumping. Formality and duplicitous agendas had lengthy on account that long gone out the window, so not anyone made any steps to maneuver to the eating room. as an alternative we settled well round the island, spoke freely, and ate heartily. Dessert, like dinner, was once impromptu, so a store-bought peach cobbler with heaping scoops of ice cream accomplished the meal off. with no ever meaning to, I had hosted my first banquet in big apple due to the fact my go back, my first really in 3 years or so. I forgot how a lot I loved the easiness of significant meals, reliable humans, and residential comforts. Marcus was once the 1st to go away. He had vowed to stick and support freshen up, however the consistent ringing of his cellphone made it obvious that he used to be anticipated somewhere else. “See, dinner with me wasn’t so undesirable finally, now was once it? ” he stated on the door. “No, dinner with you and Gary was once nice. ” “Maybe subsequent time simply you and me. ” “You and that i either be aware of there are one million purposes that dinner won't ever occur. leader between these is that you're my boss not directly, and I’m courting someone—remember?

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