About the Author

M.K. Chester is an RWA award-winning author of historical and contemporary romance, urban fantasy and non-fiction. Her first novel, Surrender to the Roman, is published with Carina Press. Her three-book historical series, Bryeton Books, focuses on love, loss and redemption in small town America at the turn of the 20th century, while her contemporary romances, Crashed and 10 Days are the first books in her New South Series. Recently, she co-authored the dystopian/paranormal novel Icehaven with award-winning author Kim Cresswell. In her spare time, she is also the owner/operator of LBD Media Co, a one-stop media shop for writers, designers and other creatives.
M.K. is a native Buckeye who lives in Tennessee. She’s married to a veteran, recently became a MoM (Mother of Marine), and is a new grandmother. She adores her Scottish Terriers and is fighting Multiple Sclerosis.


Vacation romances weren’t supposed to last. 
That’s why they were a thing.
Maid of Honor Reagan Newhart arrives in Charleston only to learn the wedding party is delayed for three whole days. On the bride’s advice, she decides it’s time to let loose.
Russell Gannon, a regular to Charleston, sees a stunning young woman who grabs his attention. They start an affair that lasts until her friends arrive–and they discover they’re in town for the same wedding, that of his estranged daughter.
As the star-crossed lovers dive for cover, a vicious ex-wife, entitled bride and plenty of self-doubt threaten to derail what could be true love. Can they commit to something fleeting and defy the odds to capture their happily-ever-after?