It Had to Be You
The Windy City isn't quite ready for Phoebe Somerville -- the outrageous, curvaceous New York knockout who has just inherited the Chicago Stars football team. And Phoebe is definitely not prepared for the Stars' head coach Dan Celebow, a sexist jock taskmaster with a one-track mind. Celebow is... show more
The Windy City isn't quite ready for Phoebe Somerville -- the outrageous, curvaceous New York knockout who has just inherited the Chicago Stars football team. And Phoebe is definitely not prepared for the Stars' head coach Dan Celebow, a sexist jock taskmaster with a one-track mind. Celebow is everything Phoebe abhors. And the sexy new boss is everything Dan despises -- a meddling bimbo who doesn't know a pigskin from a pitcher's mound.So why is he drawn to the shameless sexpot like a heat-seeking missile? And why does the coach's good ol' boy charm leave cosmopolitan Phoebe feeling awkward, tongue-tied....and ready to fight?The sexy, heartwarming, and hilarious "prequel" to Susan Elizabeth Phillip's This Heart of Mine -- her sensational bestsellng blockbuster -- It Had To Be You is an enchanting story of two stubborn people who believe in playing for keeps.
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: March 5th 2002
Pages no: 376
Edition language: English
, Contemporary Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Sports And Games
, Sports Romance
Series: Chicago Stars (#1)
Okay, I was expecting a good fluffy sports romance with this one. And that's definitely not what this is...at all. There were some creepy sexual assaults scenes, some douche bag characters, and overall it was just a really bizarre mixture of romance and just contemporary that didn't work for me. I m...
This was my first read of this authors work and I listened on audio. The narration was fantastic the reader keep me glued to my ear phones. The story was bittersweet, heartbreaking, sweet, wonderful and very romantic.I thought the chase was well timed out, there was enough time and strife for me to ...
Phoebe Sommerville is a bundle of daddy issues and sexual hangups, masquerading as a drop-dead gorgeous blonde bombshell. Clever, sensitive and oh so very vulnerable, Phoebe learned long ago that the best way to keep men at a distance and getting her own way is by pretending to be a sexy airhead. Es...
Though this book feels a bit dated because of the descriptions of hair, clothing and electronics as well as some just plain silly expression-- like the use of the word "studmuffin" (which was just ridiculous even in a slightly humorous context.) it is an entertaining ride with Phoebe and Dan. I was ...
The heroine, Phoebe Somerville, is supposedly someone smart who only pretends to be a bimbo--but I'm afraid she comes across as the real thing. Oh, and the hero, Dan, head coach at the football team she inherits, is another one of those a-hole "alpha" males. Right after they have sex, since the her...