Welcome, Reluctant Stranger! (Between Two Worlds) (Volume 3)

Welcome, Reluctant Stranger! (Between Two Worlds) (Volume 3)

ABOUT E Journey

E Journey
I'm a realist in my writing, as well as my art. I don't have as much imagination as many other writers—a handicap (or strength) that comes partly from my training and experience as a mental health researcher/evaluator and program developer. I'm also a flâneuse—a female observer-wander More...



A Riveting Tale of Love, Loss, and Finding Your Own Way

Can a family bury its secret past? Like her long-lost doctor father, Leilani Torres heals people.  But can she heal herself?  Having fled the troubled Pacific country, Costa Mora, for America when she was nine, she still doesn't know what happened to her father, or what mysterious reasons prevented him from leaving with his family. But Leilani remembers that as a child, she learned to use a gun to protect herself against danger.

A lovable computer nerd who's failed at love.  Brokenhearted after his relationship of seven years ended, Justin just wants to drown his sorrows.But he finds more trouble than he's looking for, when he is assaulted by thugs. An exotic woman with a dead aim rescues him. They're drawn to each other, but Leilani hesitates. Justin is on the rebound or thinks of her as his rescuer.

A hero or a villain? Suddenly, Leilani's past is not so past, as a friend of her father turns up at her mother's door with unexpected news.  Caught in a deadly political web, Dr. Torres's alleged  crime shocks and unsettles Leilani. She isn't sure if he is a hero or a villain, but only she and Justin can rescue him from their old island home.

The many faces of love spun into a tale of past political intrigue and a young woman's inner journey, accepting her past.