June 28, 2011 / ISBN 978-0446568470
by Bob Walch
took him by the shoulders, spun him around ninety degrees, drove
her hip into his, and flipped him onto his ten-thousand-dollar Persian
rug. Before he could recover, she was on her knees beside him, her
hand wrapped around his throat.”
that this relationship has hit a dead end. But appearances can be
deceiving and when her boss next asks, “Does this mean sex
is off the table?” Bernadette Hogan gives him the answer he
wants to hear.
point on it gets complicated. Bernadette’s job is to protect
a self-made millionaire who also happens to be one of Texas’s
most eligible and infuriating bachelors. After their little “indiscretion”
Bernadette finds herself not only confused and intrigued by their
evening of passion but also pregnant.
not the only one trying to assess what just happened. Although Jeremy
enjoys playing the field and has never considering settling down
with one woman that’s about to change. Bernadette not only
has many qualities that intrigue her boss but she’s going
to make him a father as well.
Is the fiercely
independent woman willing to tie the knot and make this playboy
a respectable married man? Not necessarily. Jeremy will have to
convince his bodyguard that he’s ready and willing to give
up partying for being a loving husband and dependable dad. That’s
a pretty tall order and perhaps it’s a little bit beyond his
A quick read
that offers a few laughs this novel offers a nice diversion from
some of the more depressing and violent fiction available today.
After authoring 17 contemporary romances Jane Graves not only has
the formula down pat but she knows how to make her audience feel
good about her stories and characters.