Playing the GameeBook - 2012
"Winner of the 2013 International Digital Award for best contemporary novel! Praise for PLAYING THE GAME:4.5 Stars"Reading Queen is an absolutely scrumptious experience. Readers will fall in love, get heated, laugh and have an energizing adventure. The story has sublime settings, smooth writing that melds into a well-developed plot and characters who come alive like Pop Rocks and carbonated beverages."-Romantic Times Book Review"PLAYING THE GAME, by Stephanie Queen, is a refreshing and fun romance story that swept my off my feet."-I Just Wanna Sit Here and Read Description:Playing the Game: About more than a ball.Can a woman bring down a legend by distracting him from his game?Since her disastrous marriage ended, Roxanne Monet has sworn off serious relationships with men. She has more important things to worry about, like accusations of murdering her wealthy husband, no money and no job. But when she meets superstar Barry Dennis and he challenges her to a game of seduction, she decides to play ball. When the game turns serious, she unintentionally exposes the legend to be a flawed man.Barry Dennis picked the wrong woman to play games with when he decides to flirt with the enigmatic Roxanne. Being the best takes all he has. He can't afford to let anything or anyone interfere with his first and only priority--Basketball. But as the attraction between them heats up, he finds himself losing sight of his life's game plan.While the sports world's microscope is trained on Barry's game and the media hounds Roxanne about her husband's mysterious death, the stakes are ratcheted up even higher when Barry's young daughter, Lindy is injured. Roxanne gives Lindy the attention she needs while Barry struggles to cope with the demands of his new priorities.Can Roxanne rely on Barry to do more than play ball? She takes the risk and gives him the last thing she owns--her heart."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Stephanie Queen, 2012.
Branch Call Number: EBOOK
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource
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