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Dare to Love Again

(The second book in the Heart of San Francisco series)
A novel by

Spunky Allison McClare is determined to be a fearless, independent woman, resorting to a mammoth hat pin for protection on her way to and from the school where she teaches. But when she takes a notion to explore the wild Barbary Coast she quickly discovers she is no match for rum-soaked brute strength.

Detective Nick Barone would rather do almost anything than teach this petite socialite jiu-jitsu, but it seems he has little choice in the matter. Sparks fly every time the two meet until a grudging friendship develops into something deeper. But when Nick suddenly leaves town, Allison realizes he's a fraud just like all the rest of the men she's cared for. Does she dare love again?

The lushness of the glorious Gilded Age beautifully showcases Lessman's passion as a writer in this engaging love story written with humor and heart. From the glamour of San Francisco's Nob Hill to the seedy gambling dens of the Barbary Coast, Dare to Love Again is a journey to find a love that never fails. Fans will love revisiting the world of the cousins McClare, and new readers will seek more of Julie's passion-filled novels.

Genre: Inspirational

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Hardback Editions

June 2014 : USA Hardback

Title: Dare to Love Again: A Novel (The Heart of San Francisco: Thorndike Press Large Print Christian Historical Fiction)
Author(s): Julie Lessman
ISBN: 1-4104-6927-1 / 978-1-4104-6927-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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Paperback Editions

January 2014 : USA Paperback

Title: Dare to Love Again: A Novel (The Heart of San Francisco) (Volume 2)
Author(s): Julie Lessman
ISBN: 0-8007-2166-7 / 978-0-8007-2166-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Revell
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Kindle Editions

January 2014 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Dare to Love Again (The Heart of San Francisco Book #2): A Novel
Author(s): Julie Lessman
Publisher: Revell
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