The Absence of Olivia
#1, Love and Loss
This book can be downloaded and read in Apple Books on your Mac or iOS device.
My name is Evelyn.
I met Devon and instantly fell for him.
Weeks later he fell for my best friend.
Never one to make waves, I watched as they started a life together. I stood by as their family grew, was the maid of honor at their wedding and the godmother to their children. All the while, I was longing for him, watching as he became the perfect husband and father. I was never jealous. I wasn’t even angry that my best friend had the only person I wanted. I had simply resigned myself to living without his love, but still being a part of his life.
Then, one terrible day, my best friend died.
She died and we all struggled to live life without her. Slowly, as the pain eased, our eyes opened and Devon finally saw me.
This is a story about second chances and second choices.
This is the story of how my life changed in the absence of Olivia.
This novel almost seems like one Nicholas Sparks would write.
The situation is believable and well developed but as well as the characters. However, it seems like the mid-ending was rushed and more should have been written on that portion. Overall a great book to read!