Friday, September 23, 2011

The Ideal Man
by Julie Garwood

Dr. Ellie Sullivan has just completed her residency at a large urban hospital. While jogging in a park nearby, she witnesses the shooting of an FBI agent in pursuit of wanted criminals, a couple identified as the Landrys. The only person to see the shooter’s face, Ellie is suddenly at the center of a criminal investigation.

Agent Max Daniels takes over the Landry case. A no-nonsense lawman, he’s definitely not the ideal man that Ellie has always imagined, yet she’s attracted to him in a way she can’t explain.
Ellie heads home to Winston Falls, South Carolina, to attend her sister’s wedding. Shortly after she arrives, though, she receives a surprise visitor: Max Daniels. The Landrys have been captured, and she’ll be called to testify. But they’ve been captured before, and each time the witnesses are scared into silence—or disappear before they can take the stand. Max vows to be Ellie’s shadow until the trial, and it isn’t long before sparks fly. . . .

my thoughts~
I was up until 2:30 reading this book! I used to read everything Garwood for the longest time, mostly her historicals, but then I took a LONNNNGGG break. Well, The Ideal Man was the perfect book to come back with! Ellie is a sweet, caring Dr. and Max, well he is the all out Alpha Male, who just so happens to be an F.B.I. Agent. This is a fast-paced romance that left me sighing...




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