Love Irresistibly by Julie James
(Berkley, 2013, 304 pages)
This Heart of Mine by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
(Avon, 2002, 420 pages)
I was looking for light reads to get through a long road trip and found an article recommending these two romance titles. I enjoyed both books but there isn’t anything unique in either title. They were pretty standard romance novels with solid writing and plot.
“From the New York Times bestselling Julie James–a smart, sexy novel that brings together a former football star turned prosecutor and a beautiful restaurant executive who’s been burned one too many times by romance. For fans of Susan Mallery and Rachel Gibson.” – Amazon.com
This Heart of Mine
“Molly Somerville loves her career as the creator of the Daphne the Bunny children’s book series, but the rest of her life could use some improvement. She has a reputation for trouble that started even before she gave away her fifteen-million-dollar inheritance. Then there’s her long-term crush on the quarterback for the Chicago Stars football team her sister owns—that awful, gorgeous Kevin Tucker, a man who can’t even remember Molly’s name!”