Leaving heartache behind, Callie Richards uses her last penny to pay for grad school. Barely eking out an existence working part-time, she meets Mac Caldwell, the handsome dean. As she and Mac draw closer, a deadly campus drug ring sets their sights on her with heart-breaking results. A unique mix of contemporary romance and suspense, this first book in the Now and Forever series keeps you guessing. The blend of tears, laughter, and unexpected twists grips you all the way to the astonishing conclusion. Will the shocking consequence of risking it all defeat Callie and Mac in their quest for forever love? No cookie-cutter tale, the riveting story of Callie and Mac will melt your heart.