Hope Smoulders: A Hope Novella 0.5
By Jaci Burton
A sexy, heartwarming contemporary romance novella in the Hope series, from the New York Times bestselling author of the Play-By-Play series.
Hope Smoulders is the novella introducing the sexy, heartwarming Hope series from Jaci Burton, New York Times bestselling author of the Play-By-Play series. Perfect for fans of Bella Andre, Jill Shalvis and Nora Roberts.
Welcome to Hope, Oklahoma. The small town that's sure to warm your heart. Full of big hearts, fiery passion and love everlasting...
Jane Kline is a struggling divorcee and single mother with a social life on hold. Not only does Jane not have the time to date anyone, she's not even going to consider making herself vulnerable to another man after being deserted by her husband. That's why Will Griffin, her ex's former best friend, takes her totally by surprise. What would such a hot and sexy wild card see in a harried mother juggling two kids and two jobs? For starters, everything Jane no longer sees in herself.
As she dares to take the flirtation to the next step, Jane finds herself back where she never wanted to be - falling for another man. Now it's up to Will to convince Jane that she has everything he wants in a woman, and that the second time around can be the best time of all.
For more romance to warm your heart, check out the rest of the Hope series continuing with Hope Flames, or look for Jaci's sexy sports romance series, Play-By-Play, beginning with The Perfect Play.
***Hope Smoulders previously appeared in the anthology Hot Summer Nights***
- Other details
- Publication date:
25 Feb 2014
- Page count:
It's the perfect combination of heat and romance that makes this series a must-read — Heroes and Heartbreakers
Plenty of emotion and conflict in a memorable relationship-driven story — USA Today
Strong characters, an exhilarating plot, and scorching sex . . . You'll be drawn so fully into her characters' world that you won't want to return to your own — Romantic Times
A beautiful romance that is smooth as silk . . . leaves us begging for more — Joyfully Reviewed
A strong plot, complex characters, sexy athletes, and nonstop passion make this book a must read — Fresh Fiction
Hot, hot, hot! . . . Romance at its best! Highly recommended! — Coffee Table Reviews
[She] has a way of writing intense scenes that are both sensual and raw . . . Plenty of romance, sexy men, hot steamy loving, and humor — Smexy Books Romance Reviews
A wonderful contemporary erotic romance that I recommend — The Romance Dish
Spy the name Jaci Burton on the spine of a novel, and you're guaranteed not just a sexy, get-the-body-humming read, but also one that melds the sensual with the all-important building of intimacy and relational dynamics between partners — Romance: B(u)y the Book
The characters are incredible. They are human and complex and real and perfect — Night Owl Reviews