The money, excitement, and glory of being a professional hockey player meant more to me than a family, a home, and a forever. Another man has my forever, and I have hockey. I thought making the big bucks and playing against the best in the world would feel better than this. Instead I’m empty and hollow, like a big piece of my heart was hacked off. There's ...more
We met Easton Black while he was in college in Tackled in Seattle (book two, Men of Tyee series). He was likable and I was looking forward to his back story.
I love hockey (#gobolts). Did I say I love hockey? Yup! So, I loved the opening with training camp and determining who made the NHL team and who stayed in the AHL. It was a great way to start the book. I do; ...more
What’s funny is that it’s a good story, but for ...more
Caroline is scared out of her mind to see Easton again. She has to give up a part of herself and it already hurts. The memories still haunt her when she thinks of them. Can they learn to put the past behind them for the greater good?
This book is one of the reasons why I keep reading all that this author ...more
Shutout is the first book in the new exciting spin off series of the Seattle Sockeyes hockey team.
The story is really good and the second chance at love is one of my favourite troupe, with the single parent,surprising paternity and hockey there is nothing I can't like and enjoy about it.
Caroline and Easton relationship is complicated. They met a few years earlier, there was a lot of passion and chemistry between them but they were too young for commitment and Easton has already the big dream to
Jami Davenport is off to a flying start with the first book in her latest series. This is a second chance at love story that ticked all the boxes for me.
Every time I read a book I by this author, I think “oh this is my favourite” and then along comes another book to prove me wrong.
Caro had a hard life as a teenager and one of the brightest moments in her life was the relationship she had with Easton. ...more
I'm a sucker for a good sports romance and Shutout was a very good one. As the first book in the Scoring Series, we meet up with some familiar names if you've read Davenport's Seattle Sockeyes series, but we also meet a new crop of rookies.
Easton Black is concentrating on making the Seattle Sockeyes team as a rookie. He knows there is something missing in his life, but he's not quite sure what it is. A couple of ...more
Caroline and Easton, Easton and Caroline
Little did they realize that the summer they met as teenagers and had a romance that would change their lives forever.
Caroline had a hard teenage life and thought she had finally conquered it all with love, marriage and twins. Sadly it would all come to a startling end when her husband was killed in a car accident, then his parents revealed he had been adopted and when she did the DNA test to get a link to their other family’s wasn’t what she ...more
Fast forward and now that Easton has it all he still feels something is missing in his life, he may have the career he's always wanted but that's not filling his heart completely.
Fate, though tragic intervenes and gives this couple a second chance.
The chemistry between Easton and Caroline is still there years later but with 2 young children to think of, ...more
Easton (I can’t think of a better name for a hockey player) has finally made it into the NHL when he hears from his summer love of seven years ago.
Easton and Caroline shared a steamy summer of teen love and after the breakup at the end of summer, Caro was pregnant. She went on to marry her on again/off again boyfriend Mark and assumed the twins were his.
After Carol loses her husband, she ...more
Meet Easton, rookie for the Sockeyes, he did it, with hard work and dedication he made the team and he couldn't be happier, or could he. He dreams of the one that he felt got away, they shared two months together, what he know realizes were the best of his life. If only she hadn't moved on.
Caroline, the one that moved on after Easton, or at least she thought she did. After suffering a terrible loss, ...more
Easton Black had finally made the Seattle Sockeyes after all of his hard work and giving up the girl of his dreams but he knew they were both young and they had a lot of growing up to do.
Caroline Mills was a young widow when she found out her husband wasn’t the father of the twins but she knew she needed to tell Easton that he was a dad six years after the twins were born.
Jami Davenport has brought us back to the Seattle Sockeyes hockey team with a story that is very much real ...more
Caroline had the house, white picket fence, loving husband and the cutest twins.. When her husband unexpectedly dies she finds out he was adopted and his parents want her to do a DNA ...more
Caro Jones Mills is a Mom to twins Heath & Hailey but when an unexpected life turn changes the course of her life she never thought the one person who broke her heart would be back in it again.
Caro & Easton will have to navigate through ...more
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This is one of my favorite kinds of love stories, second chance at love. This was a very good book and I loved reading it from beginning to end. I loved the characters, they well developed and the story is very well written. I ca't wait for more stories.
Was given an arc for an honest review
Easton Black is a rookie hockey player for the Seattle Sockeye’s and has finally made it to the big leagues. He is focused on hockey after letting the girl of his dreams go ...more
Caroline’s life flipped upside down with the death of Mark and she did the right thing by contacting Easton but she really wanted to be in control of everything that happened. As a mom I could understand that but at the same time she invited Easton into their lives but really ...more
Teenage lovers, Caroline and Easton have one magic summer together. But Caro is left broken hearted when Easton unexpectedly ends their relationship to focus on school and hockey. Left floundering, Caro goes back to her old boyfriend, discovers she is pregnant and marries. In what seems like the end of their tale, two years later, realizing his life feels empty, Easton tries to find Caroline only to see her happily married with two ...more
I enjoyed meeting these boys of Seattle Hockey again, and the way that Jami Davenport pulls all of her past and present characters together is one that guarantees I’ll always be reading her books.
As much as I love, and I mean really love Ms Davenport’s books and characters, I have to admit that this one missed it’s mark for me on so many levels. Easton’s name has been bandied around before, and I wanted to read his story. The premise is perfect, but there are ...more
Easton and Caroline have know each other since they were teenagers. They dated one summer ...more
USA Today Bestselling Author Jami Davenport writes sexy contemporary and sports romances, including her Game On in Seattle Series, Men of Tyee Series, and coming soon will be a romantic suspense series, Gone Missing.
Jami lives on a small farm near Puget Sound with ...more