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Revenge are for the nerds.  Or in this case, love is for losers who had given up hope.

Melinda Le Blanc had to go back home, broke, alone and without a degree after venturing out of her old town right out of high school.

At 30, the former cheerleader is designing wedding bouquets for her old friends who has found the man of their lives. 

But then she meets Dennis, the only man in town who is probably not interested in her. And here, she learns that having everything in high school (good looks, popularity and a seemingly bright future), does not translate to success in real life.

A lovely story about second chances and what might have beens... from one of my favorite authors.


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