Jude Deveraux captures love’s magic in this heartwarming novel about desires that are unexpectedly fulfilled. Jace Montgomery was a stranger in Chandler, Colorado. Tall, proud, and rugged, he would make any woman’s heart beat faster—even shy, sweet Nellie Grayson’s. Nellie, who has always been... show more
Jude Deveraux captures love’s magic in this heartwarming novel about desires that are unexpectedly fulfilled. Jace Montgomery was a stranger in Chandler, Colorado. Tall, proud, and rugged, he would make any woman’s heart beat faster—even shy, sweet Nellie Grayson’s. Nellie, who has always been pleasantly plump, worked tirelessly to help her beautiful younger sister, Terel, to become the belle of the town. But it is Nellie who catches Jace’s eye. For the first time, she is the center of a man’s attention. And with their first kiss, Nellie finds herself falling helplessly, unexpectedly in love. But with her newfound joy comes the certainty that Jace will, sooner or later, be won over by Terel’s charms. With the help of an enchanting new friend, Nellie discovers that her flirtatious sister might not be the woman for handsome Jace Montgomery after all….
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: March 15th 1991
Publisher: Pocket Books
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
, Historical Fiction
, Paranormal Romance
, Historical Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
Series: Montgomery/Taggart 3 (#7)
Another book that started out not very interesting and got much better. A super Happy Ever After. But still enjoyable.
When I read this book several years ago, it was my first introduction to plus sized romances, and I have to say it has remained a favorite re-read. Nellie is a very kindhearted heroine who only wish is to be loved. However, her loneliness has caused her to use food to try and ease the aching insid...
It was ok covers it perfectly. There were things about it that bothered me (her metabolism somehow reverses itself and eating causes weight loss in a woman who'd previously only gained? Her faith in a family that obviously worked against her...), and things I found amusing (the choices in the limb...
This is one of my all-time favorite books EVAH!