Unchained Hearts (Baxter Family Saga Book 1)
Two love stories, one sad family legacy, from the beginning... The love of Cass and Lila is the best love story hardly anyone knows about. For over three decades they loved and were forced to live in secret to protect the one person they both loved, their daughter, Kyle. But when Kyle learns about their love, she's forced to confront her own and the secrets that drove them apart.
Kyle Avery, CEO of Mama Avery Foods, has been summoned to a special meeting by a note from her late mother, Virgilia Avery. When she arrives, she meets the elusive mogul Newton "Cass" Baxter, CEO of Baxter Chemicals and learns of the nearly forty year history her mother shared with Cass, as well as the obstacles they'd been forced to endure.
As Kyle struggles to understand their history, she's forced to confront the man who loved and left her, Brandon Hall, VP of Baxter Chemicals and the adopted son of Cass Baxter. Kyle and Brandon unite in love, but separate in tragedy. They are forced to deal with the sad legacy of their parent's lives as well as their own heartbreak. It's up to them to finally break the chains which bind their hearts and find their own path to happiness.
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