Typical romance story that you can figure out the end of almost from the beginning. Easy, fast reading. There are funny things that happen that make it worth reading.
I just love it! Hallie decided it was time to get married. She gave herself a year to have a husband - though she wasn't even dating. Her college friends (some of them) were working on their second marriage and she had started her own business and worked to build it up. The story is a riot of horrible dates. A great laugh by Macomber!
The alarm on Hallie's biological clock is buzzing. She's hitting the big three-O and there's no prospect of marriage, no man in sight. Hallie, an organized, goal-setting kind of person, gives herself a year to meet Mr. Knight...In Shining Armor. but all her dates are disasters. (There's the cheapskate and the sex fiend and...well, never mind.)
Too bad she can't just fall for her good-looking neighbor Steve Marris-who's definitely not her type. Anyway, Steve's busy trying to win back his ex-wife, Mary Lynn, who's busy getting married-but not to Steve. Life would be so much simpler if he could fall for someone else. Like...Hallie.
They're friends, though-and sometimes friends become lovers. Sometimes friends become more.
Entrepreneur Hallie McCarthy holds her sisters newborn in her arms and immediately decides that she needs to get married and have some babies of her own. But Hallie finds that her business savvy doesnt help her in her search for love, and her plan falters. Luckily, sweet and sensitive Steve Marris lives right next door, and he may be just the man to open her eyes to a new way of loving.
Hallie's biological clock is ticking and she's hitting the big 3-0; She decides it time to find Mr. Right.