Unexpected Complication

Unexpected Complication

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by Amy Knupp
     
 

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This is not how she pictured her life

Pregnant, single and no prospect for love. How's a globe-trotting freelance photographer like Carey Langford supposed to cope? Well, love will just have to wait while she focuses on her baby and getting through this pregnancy alone.

But not completely alone. Thank God for Devin Colyer, her best

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This is not how she pictured her life

Pregnant, single and no prospect for love. How's a globe-trotting freelance photographer like Carey Langford supposed to cope? Well, love will just have to wait while she focuses on her baby and getting through this pregnancy alone.

But not completely alone. Thank God for Devin Colyer, her best friend since high school.

And Devin's really trying to be there for Carey. In fact, he just might be falling in love with his good buddy. If only he could get past the fact that she's gotten herself pregnant by the man he hates most in the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781459221840
Publisher:
Harlequin
Publication date:
11/15/2011
Series:
9 Months Later , #1342
Sold by:
HARLEQUIN
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
1,133,087
File size:
821 KB

Meet the Author

Amy Knupp lives in Wisconsin, with her husband, two sons and five cats. She graduated from the University of Kansas with degrees in Journalism and French and is a diehard Jayhawk basketball fan. She's a member of Romance Writers of America, Mad City Romance Writers and Wisconsin Romance Writers. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, playing addictive computer games, and coming up with better things to do than clean her house. To learn more about Amy and her stories, visit www.amyknupp.com.

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Unexpected Complication 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
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Guest More than 1 year ago
UNEXPECTED COMPLICATION by Amy Knupp ~ They have known each other for over 15 years. They both secretly long for a more intimate relationship with one another, but have been too scared to address their intensifying feelings. As is usually the case in male-female relationships, the woman 'Carey' tends to adjust to and embrace her feelings more freely and quicker than Devin. He clings to the fact that, Jerod, a man he despises has impregnated Carey. Devin is unable to express genuine love for her baby and he recognizes that it would be a disservice to all parties involved. I found myself, at times throughout the novel, congratulating him for trying to keep his distance when he felt it would be impossible for him to get past the paternity of the child. He knew that Carey and her child were a package deal. I feel that Devin had the tendency to cling to the paternity of the baby, a bit longer than was necessary, because he feared opening himself up to love. He was unnecessarily cruel to Carey at one point in the novel, which made me want to hit him and/or call him an anal-orifice. Overall, the story has its moments of hilarity and is engaging, but slightly verbose.
harstan More than 1 year ago
International freelance photographer Carey Langford is back home in Iowa pregnant with no boyfriend having ended her relationship with Jerod last month. She debates with herself who she should tell, but rules out everyone except her long time best friend Devin Colyer, Jerod¿s cousin.------ However, she even hesitates turning to Devin because she knows he hates Jerod. Still she needs to confide in someone so she tells Devin. After the initial shock passes, Devin, who has loved Carey since high school and would do almost anything for her, has problems with the fact that she is carrying Jerod¿s child. Still this is his beloved and he must decide whether to tell her how he feels, which also means loving someone else¿s offspring or losing his last opportunity with Carey.----- The relationship between Carey and Devin make this an interesting character study with a strong romantic subplot. Devin has always wanted Carey, but she has always seen him as a close friend. Now he has an opportunity to be more, but has doubts about raising someone else¿s child, especially the offspring of a person he loathes. Fans will enjoy watching his actions and reactions towards the woman he loves and the innocent unborn she carries. Amy Knupp provides a fascinating relationship drama.------ Harriet Klausner