OTHERWISE ENGAGED

Author(s): 
Erin Delahanty and Jessie Holland are best friends 15 years after graduating high school in Willow Creek, Arizona. Jessie now lives in Manhattan, working as a freelance writer. Erin and husband Skip own a B&B in Willow Creek and have a teenage daughter, Kayla.

When Erin and Skip have a falling out, and Jessie needs distance from her fiancé, Jonathon, Erin and Jessie decide to switch homes for six months, with Jessie writing a story about the experience. Erin gets a job as a production assistant on a cooking show, and Jessie thrives in the B&B business, especially when she meets Navajo Hunter George.

Fun, romantic and heartwarming, Goudge explores the power of loving relationships. (Mar., 321 pp., $24.00)
Reviewed by: 
Sheri Melnick