Any Man of Mine (Chinooks Hockey Team)
“Rachel does it back! A enjoyable, steamy story.”
—Carly Phillips, New York Times bestselling author
What occurs in Vegas doesn’t constantly remain there, as New York Times and USA Today bestselling writer Rachel Gibson delightfully demonstrates in her shrewdpermanent and horny romance, Any guy of Mine. the tale of a winning marriage ceremony planner whose global is grew to become upside-down while the guy she as soon as impetuously married in a quickie Las Vegas rite bursts by surprise again into her lifestyles, Any guy of Mine is natural joy—a appealing marriage of the wit, middle, and sensuality that may be a hallmark of two-time RITA® Award winner Gibson, solidifying her equivalent status between Jennifer Crusie, Susan Elizabeth Phillips, and Nora Roberts because the crème de los angeles crème of latest romance fiction.
replied as though she’d basically inquired. He reached contained in the truck and pulled out Conner’s little SpongeBob backpack. “Hi, Mom,” Conner stated as he his backpack out the motive force facet. “Where have you ever been?” she requested back. Conner jumped to the floor beside his father. “Shorty’s.” Was that a few kind of bar? Strip membership? God knew Sam enjoyed the strippers. “Whose?” “It’s an arcade downtown,” Sam elaborated. “Just a number of blocks from my condo.” “We had sizzling dogs.” Conner’s.
She was once quite certain she hadn’t particularly pondered hooking up with a few random man. The contact of his arms on her waist hadn’t been as sizzling, and he wasn’t as impossibly handsome as she recalled via her tequila goggles. yet whether it was once all real, the possibilities of its taking place back have been as approximately as most likely as operating into that very same man in a city filled with thousands of men. She spent lots of the morning in her room getting over the mild headache she had earned the evening.
Sister at 9:00 P.M. to invite what his nephew sought after for Christmas? “He has his eyes on a few Lego race cars.” “That’ll be enjoyable. should you proportion him this 12 months with the idiot?” “The fool” selected that second to stroll into the kitchen. Autumn spun round and positioned a finger to her lips. “Yeah. i believe Sam has him within the morning this year.” “I ask yourself how a lot it will fee me to have him killed.” “Vince, don’t even speak like that.” She checked out Sam, status there together with his palms throughout.
As a puppy and on their lonesome. I didn’t have someone. I didn’t understand how i used to be going to help myself or my child. You’re a guy, so you’ll by no means remember the fact that form of fear.” She moved to the espresso desk and straightened Conner’s papers. “I didn’t comprehend why any of it occurred. I didn’t know the way I’d gotten myself into this kind of silly position.” She fussed along with his pencils. “And I didn’t comprehend why you’d married me and dumped me. It was once a truly undesirable time in my existence and that i was”—she bent right down to decide.
To do with Conner. Frustration tightened his cranium, and he desired to shake her. He purposely loosened his grip and dropped his hand. “You can’t retain blowing cold and warm. You can’t pull me in while you push me away.” He took a step again, too. to guard himself from the ache speeding at him. “You can’t continue taking a look at me such as you count on me to wreck your center at any moment.” “And you can’t count on me now not to.” Something occurred among the time he left final evening and now. What it was once.