Love is just around the corner . . . Sweet, shy Mara Hanover is in love with her neighbor. For four years, she has secretly watched her dream man from afar. Handsome police detective Mitch Lawson is way out of her league. She's a girl from the wrong side of the tracks, and there's no way a guy... show more
Love is just around the corner . . . Sweet, shy Mara Hanover is in love with her neighbor. For four years, she has secretly watched her dream man from afar. Handsome police detective Mitch Lawson is way out of her league. She's a girl from the wrong side of the tracks, and there's no way a guy like Mitch would want anything to do with her. But when Mara has a leaky faucet that she can't fix, it's Mitch who comes to her rescue. Mitch has been eyeing his beautiful neighbor for a long time. He jumps at the chance to help her, and soon their formerly platonic relationship gets very hot and heavy. But when Mara gets a disturbing phone call from her cousin's kids, she gets pulled back into the life she's tried so hard to leave behind. Can the hot law man convince Mara to let go of her past-and build a future with him? 140,000 words
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: December 17th 2013
Pages no: 508
Edition language: English
, Erotic Romance
, Contemporary Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Romantic Suspense
Series: Dream Man (#3)
This is my least favorite of the Dream Man series. I really liked Mitch, but Mara constant pushing away annoyed me, plus I just found it a tad on the boring side.
Just reread this - Mara does not improve upon further reading. Original review below.10/29/2013: 3.5 starsThis one is going to be difficult for me. I loved it and I hated it, for various reasons. And I did both at the same time, so that was interesting. I'll do my best to explain. Mara is completely...
The second I hit this month, I began dreading it, because I knew I'd have to read this book at some point in it. Not even the first 5% of the book in, and I knew the heroine would drive me nuts! She ranks folks around her based on beauty, then rounds them to a .5 mark. For example, she thinks Mitch...
I have a lot to say about this book!!! I think the first thing that needs to be said is Mara drove me to drink. Her insecurities were just so dang annoying. I hate to even say that, it just sounds cold BUT trust me on this=) I hated her rating scale, if I ever hear "2.5" another time in my life I m...
4.5 stars! Liked it alot!!