Already Home (Paperback)
|Author: Susan Mallery|
From the Publisher:
New York Times bestselling author Susan Mallery has captivated millions of readers with her heartwarming stories of the ties that bind. Now she introduces Jenna Stevens, who's about to discover that sometimes the only way to move forward is to go back home again....
After nearly a decade as a sous-chef in a trendy eatery, Jenna is desperate for a change. She's supported her ex-husband's dreams for so long that she can't even remember her own. Until she sees a for-lease sign near her parents' home and envisions her very own cooking store.
Her crash course in business is aided by a streetwise store manager and Jenna's adoptive mother. But just as she's gaining a foothold in her new life, in walk her birth parents-aging hippies on a quest to reconnect with their firstborn.
Now Jenna must figure out how to reconcile the free-spirited Serenity and Tom with her traditional parents, deal with her feelings for a new love interest and decide what to do about her ex's latest outrageous request. In the end, Jenna will find that there is no perfect family, only the people we love....
Jenna Stevens is a shell of the woman she once was. After a horrible, confidence-depleting marriage and a nasty divorce, she takes stock of her life and decides to get a fresh start. Trained as a fine-dining chef, Jenna returns to her small hometown to open a cooking supplies store. The peace she expected to find, however, is interrupted by her biological mother, a woman she had never known. Popular novelist Susan Mallery tells a moving story of one woman's struggles to grow and learn to love again.