He never thought he’d be widowed…with five young children.She never thought she’d be thirty and still single.But is falling in need the same thing as falling in love? On Thanksgiving Day, Douglas DeVore kissed his beloved wife good-bye, never knowing it would be the last time he’d see her—or their precious daughter, Rachel. Left with five kids to raise on his own, and already juggling two jobs to make ends meet, Doug wonders how he’ll manage moment by moment, much less day after day, without Kaye’s love and support.When Mickey Valdez, a daycare teacher, hears of the tragedy, she offers to lend a helping hand. After all, it isn’t like she has a family of her own waiting for her at home. Her brothers are all happily married, but love seems to have passed her by. Then a spark ignites…but will the flame be too hot to handle? This novel was originally published in 2009 under the same title.
DEBORAH RANEY's first novel, A Vow to Cherish, inspired the World Wide Pictures film of the same title. Her more than thirty books have since won the RITA Award, ACFW Carol Award, HOLT Medallion, National Readers' Choice Award, and have—three times—been Christy Award finalists. Home at Last, the fifth and final book in Deb's Chicory Inn Novels series from Abingdon Press, releases February 2017. Deb and her husband, Ken Raney, enjoy life in Kansas. They have four children and a growing brood of grandchildren, who all live much too far away.