Perfect for fans of Alice Clayton and Emma Chase, Lauren Layne’s
Oxford series heats up in this story of forbidden desire as a brooding
jock hoping for a comeback falls for a woman who’s strictly off-limits.
quarterback for the Texas Redhawks. Now he’s retired, courtesy of the car
accident that ruined his career—and single, after a nasty scandal torpedoed
his marriage. Just as he’s starting to get used to his new life as a health and
fitness columnist for Oxford magazine, his unpredictable ex shows up on his
doorstep in Manhattan. Jackson should be thrilled. But he can’t stop thinking
about the one person who’s always been there for him, the one girl he could
never have: her younger sister.
raised her. So when Madison begs for help in winning her ex-husband back,
Mollie’s just glad she got over her own crush on Jackson ages ago—or so she
thought. Because as Mollie reconnects with Jackson, she quickly forgets all
her reasons to stay loyal to her sister. Tempted by Jackson’s mellow drawl and
cowboy good looks, Mollie is sick and tired of coming in second place. But she
can’t win if she doesn’t play the game.
Bestselling author of contemporary romance.
Prior to becoming an author, Lauren worked in e-commerce
Lauren currently lives in Chicago with her husband and