Jason Black is a newly retired professional football player. Forced off the playing field due to an injury, he returns to his hometown to contemplate his future and finds solace in his relationship with his best friend, Samantha OaBrien. Sam has spent the past five years caring for her younger brother. Home from college for Thanksgiving break, he parties hard and bullies his sister. When Jason comes to her defense, protecting her from a crowd of drunken college kids, Sam begins seeing him as more than a friend. Yet, she fears acting on their attraction could ruin the friendship sheas grown to depend upon. Just one kiss changes everything for Jason. Sam is no longer the girl next door but the woman of his dreams. Now, he just has to convince her that his feelings are real. But when the football world comes calling again and career decisions are on the line, both sacrifice all to put the otheras needs first. They must decide whether to follow their hearts and make the catch of a lifetime.Wea#39;re leaving the fibula to realign on its own.a Jason hugged Sam closer and rested his chin on ... Sam leaned against the car window and looked off somewhere into the dark neighborhoods they drove past. Jason didna#39;t have anything to say.
|Title||:||Tackled by the Girl Next Door|
|Author||:||Susan Scott Shelley, Veronica Forand|
|Publisher||:||The Wild Rose Press Inc - 2014-10-15|