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His Valentine Surprise (Fatherhood #26)

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When six-year-old Vicki Hathaway emails a request for a new mommy to the entire PTA mailing list, there's no end of trouble for interim principal Shay Morgan. Then bigger trouble walks into her office in the form of Mark Hathaway. Instant attraction.
Mark hasn't been called to the principal's office since he was a kid. And he's never seen a principal who looked like Shay F
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ebook, 224 pages
Published February 1st 2011 by Harlequin American Romance
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Gail
This is a sweet little book about a guy whose daughter sends spam to the entire PTA looking for a date for her dad. He's a widower and the daughter wants a mom. The heroine is the interim elementary school principal, up for the principal's job, who has to deal with the fallout. Nobody's really a "bad guy," but there is an overachieving PTA mom who tries to cause trouble for the heroine--like she's supposed to be a nun or something--but she's not really Evil. Just a pain. I enjoyed the story a lo ...more
Sally Kilpatrick
Mark Hathaway gets called into the principal’s office when his six-year-old daughter, Vicki, sends an e-mail to everyone on the PTA mailing list asking for a new mommy. Fortunately for him, the principal, Shay Morgan, is just the valentine he needs. Now, he has to convince her that going out with him won’t keep her from getting the principal job she’s always wanted while revitalizing sales at his outdoor equipment store and, oh yeah, spending more time with his daughter. Can he convince Principa ...more
Dee
Dec 29, 2014 Dee rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: everyone
I like this author, she is on my favorite list. I especially like the fact that, she talks about subjects that peoples can relate too. Like the duties of a principal. How much they are scrutinized. I also like the fact that the author doesn't go into detail about illnesses. Especially cancer. In my opinion when you go into details about illnesses in a romance novels, it takes some of enjoyment out of reading the book.
Vera
Vicki is the only 1 in her class without a Mom. She wants one so bad, that was her request from Santa. But that didn't work. So with a little friend, sends out an email asking for a Mom.

Cute story. Amazing how a small child can make such a difference in a family.
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" I really enjoyed this book. It is a sweet and funny Valentine romance and the problems are dealt with realistically." From a review posted by an eHarlequin.com member, to read more go here.

Mombo
A well-written addition to the Fatherhood series.. not only do dads have to provide food and shelter but getting involved in other activities with their kids really does improve things. The story of Mark's romance with Shay blooming along with it was so natural.
Maggie Worth
Short, sweet, charming, small-town romance. Interesting characters, fun set-up, love the "follow your dreams" message. A perfect example of what this type of story should be.
Chiio
Aww Vicki es una niña adorable, me encantó la historia, sencilla, entretenida y muy dulce :)
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Tanya Michaels is an award-winning author of more than thirty romance and women's fiction novels, as well as numerous short stories and nonfiction essays. She is a four-time finalist for the prestigious RITA, awarded annually by Romance Writers of America, and was nominated for RT Book Review’s Career Achievement in Category Romance. When she's not speaking at reader events and writer conferences, ...more
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