This story is the second in the Mapleton Series, following Faith Love and Forgiveness.Sebastian Petersen is a wealthy international business prodigy and known playboy who's jet setting lifestyle was legendary. His home base when stateside is in Mapleton, North Carolina. Enter Maggie Willis a feisty small town girl that captures his imagination and eventually his affection. Although Sebastian is drawn to her, he feels their lifestyles are so different, that he has a difficult time envisioning them together in a long term relationship. That is until a series of events places Maggie in his path causing him to undeniably question his life, his choices, and his future. Maggie has fallen for the criminally handsome Sebastian, but questions her ability to be not only what he needs, but what he desires. Throwing caution to the wind, she dives in heart first, praying that her best is good enough for the wealthy playboy. Their journey is one of laughter, love, pain, loss and self-discovery, but in the end can love prevail against all the odds stacked against them? Misty Ballantyne is happily married and the mother of three beautiful children, all adopted from China. Born in Florida, she has lived in Georgia, North Carolina, and for the last 25 years she and her family have called the Upstate of South Carolina home. A self-proclaimed people person, she has spent her career serving people in various customer service industries. With a lifelong passion for writing, she finally decided to get serious about her writing and after prayerful consideration penned Faith Love and Forgiveness. Fragile Moments is the sequel to that first story."