I have much more interesting things in my fevered brain. Anya has avoided Jack as much as she could without looking unprofessional, until she finds out that she is pregnant. That goes double or should she say triple? But with her jaded views on relationships and family, it won't be easy. Growing up, Anya shouldered more than her share of responsibility, even raising her three younger siblings. Must be a lunchtime holdup, Rod remarked.
Josh Lorenz is the last man Diane Bittner wants for a neighbor-he's the holdout juror responsible for letting her husband's killer walk. She isn't ready to tackle a lifelong commitment to a child -- or to a man -- no matter how caring and attentive he seems. But now Sharif is being pursued by the police and the media. Safe Harbor obstetrician Adrienne Cavill couldn't love her nephew more if he were her own child. Determined To Be A Dad Biology teacher Peter Gladstone may have lost his beloved wife, but the tragedy only strengthened his resolve to create a family. Rod stared at him, then spread his hands in a what-the-hell-gives? Her mom was disabled by rheumatoid arthritis, and unable to do much. The three women huddled over a sheet of paper.
Women never leave you alone, his uncle commented. Too bad the only woman he wants is avoiding him. She ought to take a pregnancy test, but she was almost certain it would prove negative. A drop-dead-gorgeous doctor like Jack Ryder is used to the women of Safe Harbor Hospital vying for his attention. She isn't ready to tackle a lifelong commitment to a childor to a manno matter how caring and attentive he seems. When asked for specific details about DeMase, Manookian claimed he could not answer because the information was protected by attorney-client privilege.
The other reason for what? Jack and Anya have worked together for several months. Jackie has twice been a finalist for the Rita Award and received a Romantic Times Career Achievement Award. Jack and Anya have worked together for several months. Another good book by a seasoned Harlequin author. She may not be used to having a job, but she's just landed the ideal position with sexy single dad Rafe Montoya.
I loved the dynamics of the housemates and how they all interact together. He wanted to be alone with her, to have her bright spirit focused solely on him. Irony didn't begin to describe it! He should have followed his own rules about not hooking up with a coworker. After being stripped of her wealth by a conniving con man, Sherry LaSalle may be down, but the suddenly broke socialite is far from out! Doctor Jack Ryder has the reputation of being a player. No, and thanks for the African violet. Too bad the only woman he wants is avoiding him.
Jackie has been honored with a Romantic Times Career Achievement Award. She's looking for a man who will give her a baby - not a tall, dark and handsome younger man who isn't interested in the long term. Growing up, Anya shouldered more than her share of responsibility, even raising her three younger siblings. Sitting on the examining table, Anya hugged herself through the thin gown. How hard could it be to take care of a pair of irresistible four-year-old twins? So he ends up running errands for her and cooking for her and her housemates. Efforts to obtain a comment from Manookian and his Dallas lawyers were unsuccessful. He might be a psychologist and family counselor, but in her opinion, he could use some counseling of his own.
Natalie planned to keep her baby's paternity quiet, not wanting to pressure the good doctor into an obligatory declaration. Three years ago, Edmond's reluctance to have children tore them apart. So Jack offers to take the next two weeks and prove to her that he is. Anya chose a pastrami pita sandwich with avocados and sprouts, sweet-potato chips and iced tea. But you hate Laird, Melissa noted. Jack longs for a family--he'll do anything to persuade Anya not to put their baby up for adoption. A couple of young nurses must have been watching for him because they immediately made eye contact and flashed him warm smiles.
She paid the cashier and followed her impatient companion. Luke Van Dam, the ex-lover and single dad who joins her small-town medical practice. Harper Anthony seems like the perfect choice for the donor. After growing up longing for a stronger family connection, Jack had found those stories especially fascinating. I loved their visit for her grandmother's birthday and the way she finally spoke of her feelings, thanks to Jack's quiet support of her. The potential for conflict added to her distaste of the idea of moving in with them. Becoming a father was the furthest thing from Lock's mind.