climbing the professional ladder means making the right connections.
And Paxton Cates is about to form a partnership he never expected . .
true loves, Paxton remains stubbornly single, and it’s not helping
his career. Sure, he’s a successful lawyer, but to become a judge
you’ve got to mingle with the right crowds—and without a partner
at his side, he’s not getting enough invitations. He needs someone,
and soon. Someone like Jolene Joyner . . .
teacher, has a history of driving Paxton crazy. She’s just too
perfect—and she’s never let him forget it. But now Ms. Goody
Two-Shoes is in trouble for the first time in her life, and she needs
a lawyer. He’ll take her case—if she’ll play by his rules. Six
months of socializing should do the trick—if they can convince
everyone they’ve put aside their animosity and fallen madly in
love. Then they can go their separate ways.
to have developed a taste for bad behavior . . . especially where
Paxton is concerned. And instead of just a pretty partner in
deception, he’s got himself a new client who’s anything but
innocent . . .
children in the pine woods of North Carolina. When she isn’t typing
away on her computer with her golden retriever, Harley, at her feet,
you might find her on her front porch swing plotting her next book
while guarding her hydrangea bushes from the local gang of deer. Lee
is a 2014 Golden Heart Finalist. She loves writing and reading
stories with a Happily Ever After and if they make her laugh…well,