Are the bonds of our first true love as strong as they feel when we’re young, innocent and consumed with the promise of forever?
The last time Charlotte Mason saw Simon Wade, he was shoving a paper bag from the pharmacy into her hands with a morning-after pill inside.
Even though he literally left her holding the bag, when love is true it’s limitless...and sometimes it's blind. She wants more for Simon than the ties that bind him to their dead end town. He has one shot at a better life, and she’ll stand aside so he can take it.
Nearly four years later Charlotte is still nowhere to be found, and it’s not as if Simon hasn’t been looking. How can he forget the girl who still haunts his dreams?
When the Night is Over is the first book in Lily Foster's new Blackbird series. Fans of Mia Sheridan, Jessica Hawkins and Sarina Bowen will love this collection of slow burn, second-chance romances.
*Recommended for the 18 and over crowd due to mature language and sexual content.
Critical acclaim for Lily Foster:
With her character-driven plot and fast-moving storyline, Foster easily keeps readers engaged. An involving tale of love and redemption that will satisfy discerning fans of the new-adult genre.
-Kirkus Reviews, Let Me Fall
Let Me Heal Your Heart is a heartbreaking story of first loves and adversity that can be read as a standalone. This is an emotional roller coaster about two lost souls given a second chance to be together. Told from both protagonists' points of view, Foster allows us to see the story from a unique perspective, and the reader may be surprised where their allegiances lie.
-RT Book Reviews
Readers will find themselves deeply engaged by Carolyn and Jeremy and the twists and turns of this genuinely engrossing story.
-Publisher's Weekly BookLife Prize in Fiction, Let Me Fall
I loved, loved, loved this book. I couldn’t stop reading it and the characters were so real and genuine. Just everyday struggles of young love and trying to reach your goals. Loved it.55
I really loved this story. It was a great story line. I love how Simon was so focused and had so much drive. And Charlotte beat the odds and was such an inspiration. Love it… great read. It was hard to stop reading. ❤️55
A love story between teenagers who forged ahead separately not knowing if they will ever meet up again to declare their love is real and can survive.55
I enjoyed this book so much, and this was from an author I’d never read before. Since reading this book, I’ve gone on to read the next 2 in the series. All wonderful.55
An amazing love story! Much sadness and much love. You will be enthralled from beginning to end.55
And I read a book almost daily. Such a beautiful heart wrenching story. Fell in love with these amazing characters and their will to fight for love. Must read!55
Loved the dynamic of Charlotte, Simon, Janelle and Lawrence that created such a heartwarming story of love and forgiveness. Highly recommend this book and author.55
Such a great read, great story. Heart breaking at times. Very well written.55
A good, full-length novel. Well-written and wonderful characters. Have read two books in the series so far and love them.55
Simon Wade and Charlotte Mason are never meant to be, but the pull they feel towards one another can’t be denied. This second chance secret baby romance is so sweet, heartbreaking, steamy and beautiful. A must read for romance lovers.55