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They had both longed for a child. That was enough for Peta and Liam to decide to get married. Love would never have to enter the equation.

But one year later, Peta is devastated to realize that she's fallen in love with her husband, despite their agreement. There's also still no sign of their much-wanted child, and the heartbreaking reason for that is threatening to tear th

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Published December 1st 2003 by Harlequin
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Verity
The decent plot suffers from several things which made the pace lackadaisical :
- fillers of scene after scene getting over-stretched & drawn out for more deliberate impact. Just like ratings-mad daytime soap opera where alleged murderess is on the stand being grilled by D.A., "did U kill him ?", cue the dwamatic crescendo violin, commercial, distraught heroine squeezes every drop outta tearducts, next day : same cliffhanger.
- H/h parroting each otha's questions & sentences. Evah heard of
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Skye
I've often wondered when it was that HPs started becoming insipid and descended into a kludge of abundant shagging alternating with copious internal angst. This was in 2003 so I might have found one of early contenders.

Hero and heroine marry for convenience because the sex is good and they want kids. Much sex and navel-gazing ensues.

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Wife of 1-yr feels guilty for deceiving her husband about taking the Pill when they agreed to marry for the purpose of having a baby & not for love. Halfway through their marriage, she changed her mind about their marriage of convenience b/c she realized that she was in love with her husband & didn't want to have a baby in a loveless marriage. She feels reticent about telling him about her love for him b/c he made it clear before that he doesn't believe in love. Hero, on the other hand, ...more
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I was born in Nottinghamshire, England, but I didn't live there for very long. The family moved to West Yorkshire when I was just eighteen months old and so I have always regarded Yorkshire as my home. I grew up there as the middle child in a family of five—all girls—in a home where books were vitally important and I read anything I could get my hands on.

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