House-sitting for her parents seemed like a good idea, until the microwave blew up and the lights went out. Now Chloe Burke thinks upgrading the electrical system of her childhood home while they are away would make the perfect Christmas gift. Fortunately, there's an electrician in town who can get the job done by the holidays. Scott Quinn has wanted to get his hands on the Burkes' wiring for almost as long as he's wanted to get his hands on their daughter. Chloe didn't notice Scott back in high school, but she's noticing him now, and soon they're indulging in a little festive fun: no strings, no expectations. After all, Chloe plans to get out of this goldfish bowl of a town and back to her real life in Boston by New Year's. But Chloe and Scott discover they enjoy each other's company just as much out of bed. Could their holiday fling turn out to be the real thing? 20, 000 wordsIt took him less than ten minutes to change the fuse and get Chloea#39;s lights back on, and that included a few minutes to look ... a Christmas gift, but ita#39;s better than lying awake every night wondering if my parentsa#39; house burned down around theiranbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Carina Press - 2010-12-06|