This return to The Lone Star Canyon miniseries by Susan Mallery continues with Unexpectedly Expecting!
Feisty hairdresser Nora Darby has always wanted children, it's a husband she can do without. She knows seeing Doctor Stephen Remington is dangerous, threatening her heart, but she refuses to listen to her little voice of caution when she's in his arms. Other women can have adult affairs without disrupting their lives, so surely she can too. Except that the first night of incredible sex turns her life upside down. And she's been lonely a long time.
Stephen offers a special relationship without the emotional attachments of marriage. He wants monogamy, and when the inevitable end comes, he wants it to be friendly. Then an incredible night of passion leads to unexpected emotional intimacy.broken when he realizes that the condom also broke. He wants this child, and will marry Nora to share his child's life. Somehow he can't stop admiring the intriguing woman with the loud mouth and hidden, soft heart.
Susan Mallery has a talent for creating memorable characters with surprising depth and determination. Nora and Stephen provide heart-warming entertainment as they skirt the issues of love and commitment. Nora's firce independence and strength of character make her special and memorable. Unexpectedly Expecting! is highly recommended!