Emilie Richards is the author of seventy plus novels which have been published in more than twenty-one countries and sixteen languages. Her most recent novel is The House Guests, a June 2021 trade paperback and hardcover release from Mira Books. Emilie has won the RITA from Romance Writers of America and multiple awards from RT Book Reviews, including one for career achievement. She regularly appears on bestseller lists, and ten of her books have been made into television movies in Germany. Emilie lives in Sarasota, Florida with her husband in the winter and Chautauqua, New York in summer.
About The House Guests
In the wake of her husband’s fatal sailing accident, Cassie Costas's relationship with her teenage stepdaughter unravels. Cassie hopes a move from Manhattan to historic Tarpon Springs, Florida and the support of her Greek-American family will help heal Savannah's wounds. But Savannah hates her new home, her school, and most of all her stepmom, whom she blames for her father’s death. Cassie, who is futilely searching for answers about the man she shared a life with, can't find a path back to Savannah's heart. Nor can she find a trace of the family's missing investments.
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“Trees need their protective bark to enable the delicate process of growth and renewal to unfold without threat. Likewise, we must have our boundaries and defenses so that the more vulnerable parts of ourselves can safely heal and unfold. But our growth also depends upon our ability to soften, loosen, and discard boundaries and defenses…