SMALL-TOWN CINDERELLA (4) by Stacy Connelly: Debbie Mattson gives up her dream to run her mother’s bakery. To fill the void, she decides to find a man for a no-strings affair. So why is the guy on her radar a lifelong, steadfast friend? Custom home builder Drew Pirelli wants to fill the home he is building with his own family, but Debbie only wants a casual fling. Can he convince his small-town Cinderella he is her prince? Connelly’s friends-to-lovers romance is sweet, heartbreaking and heartwarming. The rustic California setting fits, the dialogue between the stars is convincing and the love scenes steam up the pages.