Look no further that the brand new novel: Rising from the Ashes the first novel in a trilogy from the keyboard of Marchela Wells.
This is the story of Christina McIntyre who was gang-raped at age sixteen and struggles to avoid men for the next seventeen years. Her fear of men softens over those years until one day she attends a business lunch with her boss at which she falls in love at first sight with a handsome building construction supervisor.
Their love story is constantly interrupted by the return of the boys, now men who had assaulted her. There are car-bombs, car-chases, assassination attempts against her life. At the same time she struggles to have her wedding, honeymoon and continue her normal life at the same time.