Leap Before You Look – S.L. Adams

A contemporary romance about the power of love.

Life is a path with many forks in the road. Every choice we make comes with some degree of risk. People that choose the safest paths, run the risk of missing out on all of the wonderful things that life has to offer.

Eighteen year old Kari Montgomery is a recent high school graduate. As she watches her friends prepare to go off to college, she contemplates the future and her decision to take a year off from school. With her dream of attending culinary school on hold until she can save thirty thousand dollars, Kari faces the daunting task of working long hours as a line cook while living at home with her parents.

Twenty-two year old Holt Bennett is heading into his final year of university. After graduation, he will be going to work in the family business. The future is bright for the young heir, with a trust fund and a job waiting for him. Holt has met his father’s requirement to learn the value of hard work, and his days as a maintenance boy at a camping park are almost behind him.

When tragedy strikes Holt’s family, he presents Kari with a life changing offer. She is flattered by the sudden attention from the boy she has had a crush on for years. But how much is she willing to sacrifice to make her dreams come true?

As they embark on an adventure to save a young girl’s life, Kari is thrilled to discover that Holt has feelings for her. Can their new relationship withstand the pressures of adulthood and the unexpected challenges that arise?