Focus on Me by Megan Erickson
"Colin Hartman can now add college to his list of failures. On the coast-to-coast trek home from California, Colin stops at a gas station in the Nevada desert, and can’t help noticing the guy in tight jeans looking like he just stepped off a catwalk. When he realizes Catwalk is stranded, Colin offers a ride.
Riley only intended to take a short ride in Colin's Jeep to the Grand Canyon. But one detour leads to another until they finally find themselves tumbling into bed together. However there are shadows in Riley's eyes that hide a troubled past. And when those shadows threaten to bury the man whom Colin has fallen in love with, he vows to get Riley the help he needs. For once in his life, quitting isn't an option…"- summary from Amazon
This was such a lovely, sweet and sexy gay new adult book. I loved getting to know these two characters and watch them slowly fall in love with each other, and deal with the obstacles that came their way and the moments of self-doubt that kept them from each other.
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