After being betrayed by her cheating ex-husband, Cindy Dawson makes a major decision to go after what she wants – a family of her own. Being the last single woman in her group of friends in Cedar Falls, Colorado, Cindy decides she needs to leave town – their happiness is killing her. She takes a job in Denver and joins a singles group to find her soul mate. To realize her dream, she'll risk rejection and dating frogs to find her prince.
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Pam Jenoff, whose first novel, The Kommandant’s Girl, was a Quill Award finalist, a Book Sense pick, and a finalist for the ALA Sophie Brody Award, joins the Doubleday list with a suspenseful story of love and betrayal set during the Holocaust. An ambitious novel that spans decades and continents, The Things We Cherished…
Officer Jack Riley wants nothing more than to be left alone. He does freelance writing and works nights. When he goes undercover to get the story about dating in the singles scene he hates the idea. Then he meets Cindy. He realizes there is more to life than grieving the loss of loved ones and fighting his demons. He isn't really living, if he's not out there experiencing life in all its messiness – the good, the bad and the love.
Cindy and Jack must learn to forgive the past in order to find their own Sweet Home Colorado.