Title: The Matchmaker and The Marine
Author: Lucinda Race
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Release Date: May 7, 2020
Melinda prides herself on her matchmaking ability as evident by the
number of couples getting hitched in the town of Chester. She wants everyone to find the kind of love
she shared with her late husband. Melinda is satisfied to remain the mysterious
widowed matchmaker. Facing her future alone is less painful than risking her
Adam is a retired Marine. He longs to have a partner but carries the
physical and emotional scars from his last tour of duty. He protects his heart
as fiercely as he protects his scars. Until a chance meeting with the highly
successful matchmaker, Melinda changes his ideas about his future.
Taking a leap of faith Adam signs up for her matchmaking services. In
turn Melinda hires Adam as a carpenter to fulfill her wish to have a pergola in
her back yard. As the structure is constructed piece by piece their friendship
Will Adam and Melinda’s relationship develop into something deeper or
will the scars from their past keep them from finding love?
Award winning author Lucinda Race writes about family, love and happily
A life-long fan of romance books she is surrounded by books she wants to read.
It all started as a young girl when she spent countless hours reading novels
and dreaming of, one day, becoming a writer.
As life twists and turns, she found herself writing nonfiction but longed to
turn to her true passion, romantic fiction. After developing the story line for
The Loudon Series, it was time to start living her dream. With fingers flying
over computer keys, she does her best to bleed on the page.
Lucinda lives, with her husband Rick, and their two little dogs, Jasper and
Griffin, in the rolling hills of western Massachusetts. When she’s not writing
romance novels Lucinda still reads everything she can get her hands on.