First and Only Destiny

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About the author:
Ever since USA Bestselling Author, Gloria Silk, was little her passion was creating and sharing her romantic stories with others. She always loved reading contemporary and historical novels that grasped her imagination. Gloria now writes intense, sensuous love stories with happy endings.
In addition to writing romance and women's fiction, she enjoys writing intercultural romances and about family bonds. What can be more important in life than love and family?
Born in Russia, Gloria Silk has visited and lived in amazing, exotic places, including some in Europe and the Mediterranean. Her favourite in the world, by far is Hawaii.
Being a writer gives her the privilege to explore, travel, and meet wonderful, new and exciting-and sometimes eccentric-people. Her background in English literature, writing, and psychology all help her create unique characters for her stories. Especially the charismatic heroes and feisty heroines who find themselves in sticky situations with each other, their families, and their cultures. There is nothing more satisfying than knowing readers love her warm heroines and the gorgeous enigmatic heroes, like she falls in love with them.
When she is not painting in various media or watching romantic movies, or cooking up a storm for her family and friends, she hangs out with her writing friends and other creatives.
Although she was brought up in England, she now lives-and writes-in the Toronto suburbs in Ontario, Canada, with her husband and daughter.
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First and Only Destiny

First Love, First Kiss, Forever Love?

Authored by Gloria Silk
Edition: 1

Debut novel from USA Today Bestselling Author

"Beautifully written love story with a perfect happy ever after." Elizabeth Lennox, Author of the Thorpe Brothers series.

First love has never been more intense or heartbreaking-or so worthwhile!

Can shy art major, Lia, resist her attraction to gorgeous genius, Devraj, in a London university? Sparks fly and their lives change forever when their families and friends try to break them apart.

It's love at first sketch for shy, sheltered art major Lia Abraham, when she meets the Bollywood-gorgeous Devraj Shah at a London university. But she refuses to show her undeniable attraction to the gregarious genius, who is being groomed for his family business empire. Nothing can stand between her and her dreams of traveling and teaching art across Europe. No taking risks or detours for Lia!

The last thing Lia needs is a handsome distraction from her true love: art. Although she protests, the charming Devraj, with his dimpled grin and sparkling eyes, convinces Lia to be "just friends".

But inevitably-with one rain-soaked, sweet yet sizzling kiss-their unleashed desire becomes stronger than their cultural divides-a Hindu boy and a Jewish girl? Gods forbid!

As their friendship flares into an all-consuming passion, the growing pressure from both families changes the landscape of both their lives.

Despite loving him to distraction, will Lia's gratitude to her frail grandparents, who raised her, and her loyalty to her cultural ties, force her to forsake the forbidden fruit of her love for Devraj?

Or can she stand up for her first and only love and face their uncharted future head on?

**** A portion of all Gloria Silk book sales goes to Canadian Cancer Society. ****

Publication Date:
099369523X / 9780993695230
Page Count:
Binding Type:
US Trade Paper
Trim Size:
5.5" x 8.5"
Black and White
Related Categories:
Fiction / Romance / Multicultural & Interracial

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