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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (511 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Susan Donovan Narrator: Arielle DeLisle Publisher: Tantor Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Related: The Bigler, North Carolina Series Release Date: June 2012 ISBN: 9781452678559
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In this new entertaining, sizzling romance from New York Times bestselling author Susan Donovan, down-on-her-luck real estate agent Candace Carmichael returns to her home town to discover a new love interest.

Candace Carmichael was just getting used to the lavish life when everything went sour. Now the down-on-her-luck real estate agent is back in Bigler, North Carolina, jobless and illegally rooming with her mother in a swank retirement community. All this makes her wonder why she ever considered her BFF Cheri’s invitation to move back home. Life in this small mountain town may not be as glamorous as the one she had in Tampa, but she knows a girl can’t be too choosy in this market. Besides, everyone’s happy to welcome Candy back—especially one handsome widower named Turner.

Turner has grown up to be one fine-looking piece of man candy—and looks even tastier in his sheriff’s uniform. Maybe that’s why she couldn’t resist kissing him when he pulled her over for a traffic violation. Even if a relationship was part of Candy’s business plan, Turner would be off limits—he still wears his wedding ring four years after his wife died. If falling in love too fast is a crime, Candy is soon guilty as charged and ready to be fingerprinted. But is she ready to lock away her dreams and hand Turner the keys to her heart?

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Quotes & Awards

  • “Take a sexy cop, a blonde with a talent for making the best cakes in the country, a possible stalker, and a small town with enough crackpots to populate a good-sized mental hospital, mix them all together and you’ve got a funny, sizzling romantic adventure that readers are going to love.”

    RT Book Reviews

  • “A tasty treat from start to finish. Candy and Turner are a couple you can root for and the oftentimes zany residents of Bigler will make you chuckle. Fans of contemporary romance with a healthy dose of comedy are sure to enjoy.”

    Romance Junkies

  • “Susan Donovan will steal your heart.”

    Christina Dodd, New York Times bestselling author, praise for the author

Listener Opinions

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 Nicole | 2/16/2014

    " not ms. donovan's best work "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Dayle | 2/7/2014

    " 3 1/2 stars. Fun but the storyline was lacking. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Cocktails and Books | 12/30/2013

    " Look for review on Night Owl Reviews. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Photojim | 12/24/2013

    " I liked the characters a lot. I thought the action portion was a bit over the top but overall pretty good. We really need a 3.5 rating. I'll certainly continue the series if more are to come. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Amy MB | 11/29/2013

    " Pretty good. Was a cute story and always love the transformation type of books, gives hope that things always do seem to work out somehow no matter how bad they may seem at the time. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Kelli Klein | 9/14/2013

    " The budding romance/sexual tension between the two main characters was delicious to read about. This was also the first time I ever read about a main character who was of a mixed race. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Viv | 8/1/2013

    " susan has been disappointing in the last 3 books. Was once one of my favorite authors but dont know whats gone wrong. Favorite book of hers was Public Displays of Affection but none since have been as good. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Chris | 7/1/2013

    " it was a cute story, pretty predictable if you are an avid reader, not a lot of twists or surprises. Pretty detailed sexual discriptions. "

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 Season | 6/14/2013

    " It really was a cute story, but I felt like I had read it before, a dozen times. I did like Candy and Turner, thought they were good characters and had good chemistry, but I was a little disappointed in how the whole thing was laid out. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 moran | 6/9/2013

    " Much better than the first book in the series but still not as good as SD first few books. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Sassafrass | 3/8/2013

    " Cute story. Candy had to grow on me. I didn't particularly care for her at first. I didn't read the first book in the series, but now I want to. LOL "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Rebekah | 7/27/2012

    " The story line was decent and easy to follow. It was hard for me to guess what was going to happen next which is always good. I don't know if I would read it (listen to it) again but I didn't hate it. "

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About the Author

Susan Donovan novels have won accolades for being witty, sexy, and entertaining. She is a former newspaper journalist with degrees from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and has worked as a reporter in Chicago, Albuquerque, and Indianapolis. She lives in Maryland.

About the Narrator

Arielle DeLisle is an Earphones Award–winning narrator, voice actor, and commercial producer. She has recorded more than sixty audiobooks, including dystopian young adult titles and Michael Wallace’s Righteous series.