About the Book

This Heart of Mine

by Suzanne Hayes & Loretta Nyhan

In this short prequel to I'LL BE SEEING YOU, authors Suzanne Hayes and Loretta Nyhan introduce you to two extraordinary women who are worlds apart --- but whose journals reveal they have more in common than they could ever imagine...

Chicago, 1921

Nineteen-year-old waitress Rita Strauss is trying to make it on her own in the big city, spending most of her time alone with her thoughts. The bright spot in her day is the handsome medical student who's a regular at her diner. Rita fantasizes about what to say to him, wishing she could be more confident --- until she decides to take control of her life once and for all.

Rockport, 1940

Socialite Glory Astor thinks it's the best day of her life when her longtime beau, Robert, finally proposes. But everything gets complicated when her childhood friend Levi asks her to run away with him instead, forcing Glory to choose between the two men she cares about the most.

Find out how Rita's and Glory's lives intersect in I'LL BE SEEING YOU. Told through their letters during WWII, this incredible story brings together two unforgettable women who have never met in person yet share an unbreakable bond of friendship.

This Heart of Mine
by Suzanne Hayes & Loretta Nyhan