Just Friends Author:Allison Leigh He was the most infuriating man. But on television it was a different story. There, Evan Taggart came off as handsome. Confident. Single. A state the reality show played up a little more than producer Leandra Clay planned. All too soon women with the same thought in mind - marriage! - started invading their small town in droves. So now it... more » was payback time. Evan's ultimatum to Leandra - masquerade as his fiancee or he was walking (and her career in television was toast).
The choice seemed easy at the time. But this Evan didn't act like the childhood friend Leandra remembered. Who knew he could kiss like that? Or that his slightest touch could set her skin on fire? Just friends? Stay tuned...« less
Evan Taggart has loved Leandra Clay since they were in high school, before she fell in love and married his college room-mate, and even after the loss of her daughter and break-up of her marriage. And he'll do anything to keep her happy, even agree to have his life filmed for 6 weeks for her reality tv show. But will she help him by pretending to be his fiancee? And are they really pretending?
I purchased this book because someone else had blogged about it and it sounded cute. And though it had a sluggish start, it kept me interested and waiting for Evan's and Leandra's happy ending. It also introduced me to Sarah, Leandra's cousin, who's featured in the next book in the "Return to Double C Ranch" series.