SAY GOODNIGHT, GRACIE
Gracie Sullivan, aka "Graceless Gracie," is the bane of her family, especially when her clumsiness results in guest Jon Ericson breaking his leg. But Jon proves to be a blessing in disguiseas she gets to know him, Gracie becomes more confident and graceful (with some help from the new cook, Phronsey).
As Jon recovers, he and Gracie form a friendship that grows into something else. But Gracie's mother wants her to marry a wealthy manand she does her best to destroy the relationship. Gracie will have to decide between loyalty to her family and a chance for love and happiness.
Jocks has written a humorous yet poignant coming-of-age love story. This latest installment in the Sullivan Sisters series is a romance whose sweetness will touch your heart. SWEET (Jan., 320 pp., $5.99)