SOMEBODY ELSE'S MAN
Poole captivates readers with Nicole's dilemmas -- the volatile split with her best friend, the lows of her job and her ambivalence about her biological father. Find a comfortable spot and settle in with Poole's latest page-turner.
Nicole is livid when Tia listens to her boyfriend and sues Nicole's mother after the women have an accident in her mother's car. Besides losing her friend, Nicole loses patience with her married lover and moves on with her life. Then, happily engaged to another man, Nicole is ready to forgive Tia when she surfaces with a baby girl -- and reveals how well she knows Nicole's fiance. (DAFINA, Oct., 304 pp., $15.00)
Robin R. Pendleton