That Man Is Mine Author:Faith Baldwin Valentine Loring was - as her name implied - a most romantic person. Miss Loring was also - upon the testimony of her distracted parents and Bill Rogers, her long suffering suitor - completely unpredictable. All things considered, the owner of "Ted Morrison's Bookshop...Old and Rare Books" should have bolted his door and retired to the cellar ... more »on that snowy fourteenth day of February when Miss Loring stepped into his shop in New York's East Fifties.
Since most of Ted's customers were accustomed to go quietly out of his life after the usual exchange of cash for a volume, he had no idea of the havoc Miss Loring could wreak in the course of a simple business transaction. He was not unduly alarmed even when Miss Loring literally slid into his arms (she claimed she tripped) and emerged from the shop half an hour later owing him for a book...and her cab fare home. This was only the beginning.....« less