Claire Sherman and Tucker Sutherland were destined to be together forever. They believed their love could withstand anything. But life can change in an instant and Claire is forced to make the ultimate sacrifice and disappear. For years afterward Tucker mourns her loss. Can these two star-crossed lovers ever find each other again? Patricia Kay delivers the kind of complex, emotional, deeply satisfying story she is known for in this heartbreaking tale of love and loss.


"A stunning book from a master storyteller. Patricia Kay writes from the heart about matters that touch us all." -- Susan Wiggs, NY Times bestselling author

"A beautifully written compelling story you won't be able to put down."
--- Georgia Bockoven, USA Today bestselling author

"If you love LaVyrle Spencer, you'll love Patricia Kay." --- Deborah Smith

"Wonderful . . . (a) sparkling romance." --- Eileen Goudge

"Kay's writing is solid, and her narrative swiftly reaches a satisfying finish." -- Publisher's Weekly

"Patricia Kay writes from the heart about people we come to love." --- Christina Dodd, NY Times bestselling author

"Heartrending and touching . . . Ms. Kay never fails to deliver this kind of story." -- Amanda Kilgore, Huntress Reviews

"This marvelous story is full to bursting with winning characters, special moments, and most of all, hope, faith, and the rejuvenating power of love." --- Romantic Times Magazine

"An intriguing story of love at first sight." --- Houston Tempo Magazine

"There are deep questions about relationships and serious character growth evident in this story, which is also warm, sensuous, and excellent entertainment." --- Rendezvous magazine

"A warm, tender, beautifully written love story with an emotional punch that only Patricia Kay can deliver." --- Amanda Stevens, USA Today bestselling author

PATRICIA KAY is a USA Today bestselling author of more than 50 novels of romance and women's fiction. Her 2000 novel THE WRONG CHILD was nominated for a Rita, the most prestigious award given to authors of romance and women's fiction by the Romance Writers of America. She and her two cats make their home in Houston, Texas. To learn more about her and her books, visit her website at

Genre: Romance

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Used availability for Patricia Kay's Come October

Paperback Editions

January 2007 : UK Paperback

Title: Come October (Prima New Beginnings)
Author(s): Patricia Kay
ISBN: 0-263-85832-4 / 978-0-263-85832-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harlequin Mills & Boon
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September 2005 : UK Paperback

Title: Come October (Harlequin Next Tall)
Author(s): Patricia Kay
ISBN: 0-373-23046-X / 978-0-373-23046-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harlequin Books
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September 2005 : UK Mass Market Paperback

Title: Come October (Harlequin Next)
Author(s): Patricia Kay
ISBN: 0-373-88066-9 / 978-0-373-88066-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harlequin Books
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Kindle Editions

October 2017 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Come October
Author(s): Patricia Kay
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