MISADVENTURES WITH A ROOKIE
Fans of Toni Aleo expect a fair amount of hockey laced with their romance and Misadventures with a Rookie does not disappoint. Aleo does a fabulous job meshing enough hockey action with both heart and heat to make this a great example of a true sports romance tale. Perfectly flawed yet open to growth, these enemies to lovers make this a real page-turner with a hero who delivers such a stunning declaration of love, it will leave readers swooning.
Bo St. James’s life hasn’t gone according to plan but she’s hardened her heart and gotten on as best she can. Her shattered dreams of becoming a doctor have led her to physical therapy school, which has her training with an NHL farm team. Gus “The Bus” Persson’s life is right on track. A few more stellar scoring nights on the ice and he’ll earn his one-way ticket to the big leagues. A notorious love ‘em and leave ‘em rake, Gus’s plans might be derailed by the challenging and sexy red headed trainer that refuses to fall for his charms. Undeniable chemistry that’s so hot it’ll melt the ice leaves both of these headstrong characters flayed wide open and facing uncharted emotional territory their hearts might not survive. (WATERHOUSE PRESS, Apr., 208 pp., $12.99)
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