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The Girl Of His Dreams

(Bachelor #1)

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He was convinced he’d be a bachelor for life. And then he met the girl of his dreams.

Jordan Reeves has fully embraced the carefree, uncomplicated bachelor life, figuring that the poor example he’d been provided by his parents of so-called marital bliss was reason enough to remain single. He’s more than content to date one woman after another and never even consider settlin
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ebook, 395 pages
Published May 21st 2018 by Bookbaby
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What a fun, sexy, romantic, and lighthearted tale! A perfect read to start off the summer reading season, especially since part of the story is set in Maui. I loved the chemistry and flirty banter between Jordan and Aubrey, adored her roommates and his best friends (and can't wait for Finn's and Max's story and wouldn't mind learning more about Melanie, either). And it was a special treat to visit with my favorite romance couple - Tessa and Ian - again in this story. Unlike a couple of other rat ...more
Natalie The Biblioholic
May 05, 2018 rated it really liked it
One of the things I love most about books by Janet Nissenson is how sweet her stories are. The Girl of His Dreams was full of swoons, humor, and romantic love.

Jordan was a confirmed bachelor. He hadn't met a relationship that he liked. As a matter of fact, this man had no clue what a relationship was. It didn't help that he was not-so-secretly in love with a woman who was happily married and in love with her husband. Hoping to just 'get over it', he embarks on a vacation to Hawaii to get his gr
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Sissy's Romance Book Review
The Girl of His Dreams by Janet Nissenson is book One in the Bachelor series. This is the story of Jordan Reeves and Aubrey Larson.
Jordan is a confirm bachelor not into relationships...except for the one women he thinks he loves. But she is happily married. Trying to move forward and clear his mind he goes to Hawaii and happens to catch a glimpse of Aubrey who is on twin like in her looks to the women he thinks he loves. Jordan goes forward to get to know Aubrey. Aubrey works in Hawaii so she i
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Terra Drynan-Werder
Apr 14, 2018 rated it it was amazing
What a wonderful story!! I loved Jordan aka Dr. Dreamboat when he would appear in the Splendor series, but having his own book, I think i might love him even more than Ian. Jordan and Aubrey's story isn't epic like the Splendor series, but it is no less amazing and wonderful in my opinion. I love the way Janet Nissenson write's her books, they are so descriptive that it plays out like a movie in my mind as I read and the characters are like old friends you haven't seen in a while, but you fall r ...more
Gigi
Apr 28, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arc
Adored this book so much! Both sexy and funny, and with some really touching scenes, too. Aubrey is a great heroine, feisty and confident but also has some insecurities to deal with. I've loved Jordan since he made a brief appearance in Serendipity and then in the Splendor trilogy, and he didn't disappoint. I like stories about reformed rakes and when he met Aubrey he knew she was the one and didn't waste anytime in letting her know. I loved Aubrey's roommates and hope to read more about them at ...more
Bianca
May 20, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I honestly cannot remember a time where I’ve thoroughly enjoyed a book as much as this one. I laughed. I cried. I swooned. But this is what Ms. Nissenson’s does with her books. With her characters. You never read them, you live through her words.

Jordan Reeves aka Doctor Dreamboat loves the ladies. And the ladies sure love him. He’s pretty well known for his Bachelor status. And he has no intentions of changing that. That is until he sets his sights on Aubrey Larson during a vacation trip. While
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Kelly
Apr 07, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Full review to follow after release date so no spoilers! But another fantastic story, loved Jordan and his two friends Finn and Max, and thought Aubrey was the perfect match for him, definitely earning the title of the girl of his dreams!

As I began to write my review for the second book in this trilogy, I suddenly remembered that I had never updated the review for book one! So before I publish my review for book two, let me quickly update this review.

I loved this book! Jordan was a character who
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Lianne James
Apr 17, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Always a pleasure to read one of Janet’s creations.

I received a ARC in exchange for a review.

I loved the plot! I won’t give too much away, but I loved, loved the storyline.

Jordan is a a bit of plank at times, at first I wasn’t sure I liked him, but he grew on and also grew up a bit, Aubrey is a spit fire I love her. I think Janet is a genius for adding her back story.

A really good, well written book that I pretty much devoured in one sitting.

Can’t wait for the next bachelor book.

Primrose Passage
Apr 27, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I've never read this author's work before and from the moment I started reading the first words, I was hooked. It's written well and I was connected to each character. Jordan has an infatuation with his client but knows nothing can come of it considering she's in love with her husband. He decides the best way to erase that lust is to go on vacation where he meets Aubrey. From the moment they meet, she's captivated Jordan not only with her looks but also with her personality. What really hits the ...more
Spunky N Sassy
Spunky N Sassy Rating: 4.0

~~~~~~~~~~Lindsey's ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Review~~~~~~~~~~

This book was snarky, sexy and absolutely hilarious! I don't know how Nissenson came up with this idea for a book, but it was brilliant!
Vickie Beams
Apr 08, 2018 rated it it was amazing
What a fabulous book! I love Jordan and Aubrey! This was a book that held my attention from the start to the finish. I highly recommend this book!!
Felicia Eddy
May 22, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I absolutely adore Janet Nissenson and will read anything she writes. So to say I was excited about The Girl of his Dreams would be an understatement. I have been fascinated by Jordan since we meet him in the Splendor series and now we not only get to deep dive into his story but meet Aubrey - who is his match in almost every way.

Jordan Reeves a confirmed bachelor who has had a crush on his patient needs a break - and what better way than to take a two week vacation in Hawaii. This is the perfec
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Jackie Wright
May 20, 2018 rated it it was amazing
4.5 Stars for The Girl of Hs Dreams by Janet Nissenson. Book 1 in a new series and if this book is anything to go by she will have a hit series on her hands.
Jordan is a confirmed bachelor he has a very successful doctors practice and he has no shortage of woman trying to get him to commit to a long term relationship but there is only one woman he would settle for and she is already taken in fact he has just delivered her second child. In desperate need of a break he takes himself off to Hawaii
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Barbara
May 20, 2018 rated it it was amazing
What can I say about Dr. Jordan Reeves, acclaimed ob/gyn, tall, dark and handsome, Super hot! 😍
I have been waiting for this book for months - maybe even years!. I first met Dr. Reeves in Splendor (my all-time favorite book) but only briefly. If you have read Splendor then you know all about Ian ❤ and Tessa. Dr. Reeves is smitten with Tessa and cant seem to let go. While on vacation, he meets Aubrey - a woman who closely resembles Tessa in appearance but has a much stronger level of confidence.
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Nancy
Apr 09, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Jordan was a committed bachelor. He was sure the only woman for him was one that was already taken. He decides to try and get over his consuming crush by taking a vacation. He goes off to Hawaii for two weeks. He meets Aubrey and they become inseparable the whole time. I love the chemistry between Jordon and Aubrey. When Jordon invites her to visit him in San Francisco he realizes that he can't live without Aubrey. They have a few issues. The main one being that Aubrey looks just like his crush. ...more
Nadine Bookaholic
I have read a few books by Janet Nissenson and the common thread I find is that each of the stories are captivating, so much so that once I start reading I find it really hard to put it down. From the first chapter to the last we are gifted with a beautiful story of love and finding the person you are meant to share your life with. This story invoked a lot of emotions including rage a couple of times, but honestly this is a beautiful love story about finding ones true love and overcoming the obs ...more
Wendy Livingstone
Apr 29, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This is a new author to me, and my word, I cannot wait to read more of her work. Jordan is a committed bachelor, who takes himself away for a few weeks on vacation. When he meets feisty Aubrey, these two become inseparable, but they have several issues to overcome in order to have a relationship. This is a well written story which flows seamlessly, and I was hooked throughout.
Tracy
Apr 04, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Another new author for me and another one that very much didnt disappoint. This story while having a lot of characteristics of many books I read and tend to love also aspects that were new which made it stand out. I absolutely loved Jordan's character.i liked that the story was about more than just the romance between them. great all around read
Red Cheeks Reads
Apr 14, 2018 rated it really liked it
Jordan needs to get away for a few weeks and move past his crush he has on one of his patients, a patient who his happily married with two lovely children. So Jordan escapes, and it’s no secret he can attract quite a number of females; after all he is doctor dreamy and has his fair share of admirers. What he didn’t count on was the feisty and gorgeous Aubrey crashing into his life. All seems to be going well until Aubrey believes there’s a reason why Jordan liked her so quickly; a crush from his ...more
Suzanne
May 22, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I voluntary read this as an ARC and give it my honest review.
I became involved in this book, I laughed, cried and sigh at their love.
Jordan is steadfast bachelor. Until he sees how happy and in love his crush is. He feels tired of endless one night stands and wants to try dating. He goes to Maui to shake the feeling off. He meets Aubrey who could be a twin for his crush but after 10 minutes reveals personality wins she is more out going, confident and has a quirky sense of humour he likes.
He spe
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Sherry Lynn
May 22, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I loved this story. It was a sweet romance. But it sure did sizzle.
This book is for mature audiences. With that said let's get into it!

The story was great. Jordan our main man is beginning to 'grow up' and re-thinking his bachelor wild ways. And get over a slightly
broken heart. So a trip to Hawaii is on the agenda.

But instead of finding the 2 week romance he is expecting he
finds the perfect woman The Girl Of His Dreams!

Jordan is a great guy. He is honest and hardworking. Just a great guy. H
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Bibi
May 22, 2018 rated it did not like it
Falling for the doppelgänger of the woman you’ve been overtly lusting after-for five years- is not creepy at all. Surely nothing says romantic like knowing the heroine is, at best, no more than the second choice; or worse, a substitute.
Lisa
Apr 02, 2018 rated it really liked it
I’ve loved all of Janet Nissenson’s books and am thrilled she started a new series. This is the first book in the new series and includes some popular characters from earlier stories. I highly recommend The Girl of His Dreams.

Jordan is a successful doctor and happily confirmed bachelor. He has his choice of women and enjoys sex without any strings attached. Committed relationships or marriage are not for him. When he meets Aubrey, that changes.
She’s beautiful, intelligent and full of life.

Fooli
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Mary
May 11, 2018 rated it really liked it
What an unexpected romance. Jordan is a successful doctor and lusts after one of his patients, Tessa, who is happily married to Ian. He knows he can never have her but finds that his usual one-night stands don’t carry the release he is used to. His friends convince him to take a vacation and he ends up in Maui. As he is scouting the women on the beach, a vision emerges from the waves and steal’s his breath. Aubrey is trying to figure out what to do with her life as she works in Maui planning tou ...more
Marla
May 21, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Wonderful book! More of a romantic comedy than some of Janet's previous books but every bit as enjoyable!
Deborah Harrell-jones
Reviewed by Deborah from Alpha Book Club
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Right from the first page this book had my attention because it started out with the male POV. Jordan is an OB/GYN and the nurses call him Dr. Dreamboat. I got to say that I can agree with them on that name because he is flirtatious, charming, and sexy. He is single and has a crush on one of his patients who is married. His friends tell him he needs to get a way for a while to try to get over his infatuation and he takes a trip to Maui to do just that. On
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Cc
Apr 20, 2018 rated it it was amazing
5/25/18
Loved it! Waited so patiently (not) and no other phrase comes to mind, just.....loved it. I like JNs writing, I've said it before, sometimes you just want a good love story that focuses on the characters.
This is where Nissenson shines.



4/18
So, so, so, so looking forward to this! I've been waiting to read (inhale) his story. May seems like a lllloooonnnggg time away.
Tracey
May 21, 2018 rated it really liked it
* I have volunteered to share my review and all the opinions are 100% my own *

This is the story of Jordan Reeves who just goes through life with a carefree attitude, and a playboy bachelor life. But then he meets Aubrey Larson while on vacation in Hawaii, but the problem is she looks so much like this crush he had , so he decides to explore this and the attraction between these two is off the charts.
But when the relationship starts to grow the past start showing its weary head, but it seems that
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Jo - *✽*•.★Reading Is My Bliss★.•*✽*
Jordan is the hottie doctor that you talk about with your friends, you look forward to your next appointment with him but also don’t look forward to it. On top of that he is an ob/gyno so getting up close to lady bits is what he does every day.

Jordan is used to getting hit on, one thing he will never do is date a patient or anyone he works with. He is in his late 30’s, has never been in a long term relationship and has a very healthy sexual appetite. He is never short of female company because w
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BCD Book Review - Rachel & Jen
Amount of sex 3 / 5
How explicit 2.5 / 5
Story 4 / 5
Overall: 4 / 5

Jordon Reeves is an OB/GYN who desires Tessa, one of his happily married patients. While lusting after her, Jordon hooks up with many women, earning himself a reputation of being a player. Realizing that Tessa could never be his, Jordon decides to take some time off work and heads to Maui on vacation. There he meets Aubrey who lives on the island and has a remarkable likeness to Tessa. Jordon and Aubrey spend all of his vacation tim
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Janet is a lifelong resident of the San Francisco Bay Area, and currently resides on the northern California coast with her husband Steve and Golden Retriever Max. She worked for more than two decades in the financial services industry before turning her focus to producing running events. She is a former long-distance runner, current avid yoga practitioner, is addicted to Pinterest, likes to trave ...more

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