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Heather Gray

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An Informal Christmas, Informal Romance #1                                  Published November 2015

2016 SELAH AWARD WINNER

Rylie Durham is used to dealing with all sorts of people and situations in her role as a Child Life Specialist at a local hospital.

Why, then, does Zach York bring out the worst in her? After all, he's there to donate toys to the children she loves.

Could it be that she sees a kindred spirit in him? Rylie knows a thing or two about hiding a bruised heart from the world...and the danger inherent in blaming God for the hurt.

With December's approach, Rylie enlists Zach's help for a special undertaking - a Christmas formal for one of the pediatric units. As they work together on the project, she hopes to show him that even when it's painful, love is worth the risk...

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An Informal Arrangement, Informal Romance #2                           Published February 2016

She has emotional wounds. He has physical ones. Faith doesn't come easy for either. 

Holden Jenkins receives a diagnosis that alters the course of his life. His slow recovery is pockmarked with discouragement and puts his future in question. Will he ever again walk without pain? Or be well enough to return home? 

Maddie Smith is an ICU nurse on the verge of burnout. In need of a change and drawn to a man she barely knows, she goes on sabbatical and takes up the fight to get Holden back on his feet. 

As he searches for his identity in the midst of this new life, Holden struggles with a deep hurt. Why would God allow this? Meanwhile Maddie, shaped by her own emotional scars, battles against an unseen God she's not sure she can believe in. Will these two be able to find peace – and a future together – or will the difficulties they face push them apart?

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An Informal Introduction, Informal Romance #3                           Published May 2016

He protects lives. She saves them. Someone is trying to stop them both. 

Lily Ziminski is an ICU nurse near the nation's capital where politics are a regular part of hospital policy. Assigned a series of high-profile patients, she becomes an unwilling focus of the media. Lily would much rather do without all the attention...except where one cowboy-hat-wearing state trooper is concerned.

Caleb Graham runs into the same captivating nurse twice in one day, and he's not a man who believes in coincidence. When problems at a local impound lot force him into the middle of a bizarre case that threatens Lily, Caleb will stop at nothing to protect her.

From a stranger in a parking garage to Secret Service agents, surprise chases Lily around every corner. In the midst of the chaos, she has two constants - her longtime faith in God and her growing attraction for a silver-eyed trooper.

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An Informal Date, Informal Romance #4                           Published November 2016

Could two people be more different?

Kimi Fairchild is pursuing an Art Therapy degree while working as a barista at a local hospital. She takes life as it comes and has a smile for everyone who crosses her path. She’s never much cared for schedules, either…until a mysterious man starts showing up at her coffee kiosk every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at exactly 7:05 a.m.

Owen Pratt is a research scientist on the verge of obtaining FDA approval for a new cancer-fighting drug. He has limited people skills, a fondness for caffeine, and a love of strictly kept routines. He’s the antithesis of Kimi in almost every way. Something about her smile, though, keeps bringing him back for more.

How can two such different people go from a shared interest in coffee to a shared future? By getting out of God’s way and letting Him handle the details. Ha! Easier said than done.

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An Informal Affair, Informal Romance #5                                           Coming Spring 2017