Love and a recipe! Annie Higgins is stuck working in the deep freeze of the Port Frazer fish co-op earning money for her semester at Cambridge. She never wants to see another prawn again. While she's filleting fish, she's dreaming of sunshine and building castles in the air. Little does she know that the prawns she detests are the key to romance and adventure.
Dr. Felicity Hamilton-Smith desperately needs a change of scene so she signs up for a ten-day bike ride around Victoria. The last thing she expects is to run slap-bang into her former fiancé. For her, the past is over and best left behind, or so she thinks. The last time Dr. Drew Baxter saw Felicity was when he broke her heart when he left to serve in Afghanistan. Now, seeing her again, is breaking his.
Parent teacher interviews start at 7pm. Please be on time.
Cassie read the email as she dashed between meetings and groaned. Lucy’s ballet class finished at seven, Joel’s basketball match started at seven, and the blind date her friend Michelle had set up for her had texted to suggest drinks at seven. To top it all off, despite it being his weekend, Simon, her ex-husband had gone interstate on business. Simon’s interstate visits for business had precipitated the divorce. In Simon’s world, business was pleasure.
She rubbed her temples trying to stave off the start of a tension headache. The pressure of keeping all the balls in the air - of juggling her job as a buyer for men’s fashion at a national department store, the children and their increasing activities, and trying to find some time for herself –all of it bore down heavily, almost suffocating her.
Michelle stuck her head over the office cubicle. ‘So you’ve texted Nick for Friday, right? He’s totally gorgeous and I just know you’ll get on.’