Out of the WhirlwindBook - 2008
Hope Montgomery is searching through her cedar chest when she comes across a long forgotten red velvet box. It contains an expensive pair of crystal and gold turtles. The turtles transport her thoughts back to a long ago chilly November day. A day when Hope was excited for she was on her way to tell Dean she was going to have their first baby! Her life soon begins spiraling out of control and the little lead crystal turtles play a part!
Pierce Matthews loses his wife during childbirth. In his grief, he gives the baby to be raised by his in-laws who are friends with Hope. Hope soon becomes involved with the care of baby Sarah Rose.
Eventually, Hope and Pierce's paths cross, but not before Hope builds resentment towards the man who rejected his baby!This book is now also available as an ebook.