Sometimes what we have is not enough.
She doesn't know his name and he doesn't know hers, but they just might be perfect for each other. Alexander Velazquez, an ambitious lawyer from a working-class neighborhood, and Evelyn Sinclair, a daughter of privilege trying to make it on her own, are strangers living parallel yet very different lives. Alex finds himself deeply entrenched in the life of an unredeemable client, and Evelyn realizes she's committed herself to a company with questionable ethics.
They are both brokenhearted workaholics constantly trying to keep up with the demands of family and friends. What they both want is to find meaning in their lives; what they're doing is looking in the wrong directions. As they watch each other through their office windows, all they can do is wonder about what might happen if they took a chance on the stranger across the street.
Touchstone; August 2008
- ISBN 9781416572145
- Read online, or download in secure EPUB format
- Title: More Than This
- Author: Margo Candela
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"A thoroughly captivating novel filled with warmth, wit, and style. I kept turning the pages until there were none left." --Karen Quinn, author of Wife in the Fast Lane and The Ivy Chronicles