Now and Forever 2, The Book of Danny by Jean Joachim
Leaving the Army didn't mean the war left him. Scars to his body, heart, and soul haunt Captain Danny Maine. He seeks a normal life, but can he escape his previous life as a killer? Danny struggles to free himself from crippling war memories and dangerous men. He hopes love and a new Glock will bring him peace. Eliza Baines, widowed dean at the university, finally has life exactly the way she wants it, doesn’t she? When Danny Maine blows into town, he fires up her hunger for love and affection. Can she throw aside convention to build a life with a much younger man? An edge-of-your-seat tale of love, loss, mind-blowing surprises, and facing off against insurmountable obstacles, the Book of Danny will touch your heart. Caution: Occasional cursing.