Reagan Cooper has been an out and proud lesbian since high school, but can’t say no when her gay best friend, Jamie Miller, asks her to pretend to be his girlfriend for his family reunion. Jamie has been there for her through everything. Plus, she’s interested in learning more about the family he never speaks of.
Living in California for eight years, Charlie Miller has been able to live authentically, but being back in her small Maryland hometown with her conservative family means going back into the closet. What she didn’t expect was to be so attracted to her brother’s girlfriend.
During her morning exercise, yoga instructor Cam Saunders finds herself rescuing a young woman who has walked into the sea, seemingly intent on taking her own life. When the woman in question turns out to be a famous actress, Cam promises to keep her secret safe.
Six months later, America’s sweetheart Ella Temperley is working hard to get her life back on track, grieving the loss of her twin sister and fighting a deep depression. Despite her fame, she feels alone in the world and keeps thinking of the woman she owes her life to.
After Ella shows up in Cam’s life again, the two become closer than they ever imagined possible. But what happens when friendship turns into attraction? Living is a slow-burn coming-out romance about loss, love and life.
Visions of a far off war and an uncertain future haunt Callie’s dreams. A group of women, psychics like her, call to her while she sleeps. They say they need her help, that she might be the best of them. But can she leave her small town and Jenny behind? And can she ever make up for the terrible mistake she’s already made?
Filled with twists, and turns, Callie’s Secret tells the story of a young girl becoming a woman as she learns what love and empathy really mean, that her actions have consequences, and that the Secret to happiness is as simple as finding the right person to give your love to.