While assistant D.A. Logan Montgomery has no political ambitions, his father is convinced Logan's future lies in office. When his beloved, meddling grandmother suggests that Logan create a scandal to deter his father's plans, he is shocked. But when she chooses Catherine Luck, with her colorful past, to provide the necessary scandal, his shock quickly turns into interest. It doesn't take Logan long before he realizes he wants Catherine for more than a Simply Scandalous act.
Phillips once again delivers a full blast of steamy romance in this second installment in her Simply series, originally published as a Harlequin Temptation in April 2000. (Dec., 304 pp., $6.50)