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Changing Gears

A contemporary lesbian romance

Changing Gears sweeps you off your feet as Jen, a reserved private school teacher from Sydney, discovers love and faces the ultimate test of self-discovery.

When Jen collides with Abi, a magnetic Scottish travel writer, on a serene cycling expedition through France, sparks fly and temperatures rise. But their flirtatious two weeks together challenges everything Jen thought she knew about herself, her beliefs, and her future. Their sizzling chemistry not only makes her question her conservative upbringing but also ignites a fire of self-exploration she thought she had extinguished years before.

As Jen grapples with returning to her old life in Sydney, she finds herself entangled in a heated conflict when a student faces cruel, homophobic bullying. Fuelled by her newfound courage, she takes a stand against injustice, risking her job and confronting her deepest fears to protect her student.

Just when the chaos reaches its peak, Abi reappears, forcing Jen to confront her innermost desires and make a heart-wrenching decision. Will she embrace love and acceptance, defying her family and risking it all for a chance at happiness? With the stakes higher than ever, Jen must summon the courage to be true to herself, no matter the consequences.

Packed with longing, resilience, and the power of love, “Changing Gears” is a captivating tale that will leave you breathless. Join Jen on this emotional rollercoaster as she navigates the storms of her heart and discovers the true meaning of bravery in the face of adversity. Don't miss this gripping romance where love challenges boundaries and drives one woman's journey to authenticity.

"Wright takes her reader along for the ride with a clear narration, superb prose and an intertwined but simple plot that leaves you satisfied, increasingly moving and rich. A great effort for a debut novel."

About L A Wright

L A Wright is a debut author and a fresh voice in fiction. Born and raised in New Zealand, she developed a passion for storytelling at a young age and has continued to dabble in her craft part-time. With her first romance novel under her belt, she continues to write queer fiction across a range of genres - wherever her imagination takes her.

When not writing, L A Wright enjoys reading, travel, cycling and spending time with her wife, family and friends. After more than two decades living in Sydney and abroad, she currently resides in Auckland.

Contact

Get in touch with L A Wright

thingsdonewrightnz@gmail.com

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