Grace Under Pressure
Excitement, danger, and falling for the man of her dreams all have Grace Under Pressure.
College professor Grace Michaels has enough on her plate with her research, her ex-fiancé showing up in town, her parents parking their RV in front of her house, and her attempt to entice her sexy neighbor, new sheriff, Ren Morello, into having an affair, when someone breaks into her h...more
Grace may not be the personification of her name, but really...a tumble down the stairs, a poisoned casserole, almost being hit by a car. Why would anyone want to kill a mild-mannered history professor?
Mild-mannered? Who does she think she's kidding? ...more
REALLY impressed with this story line!
Excellent plot and characters!
All was going well until the story arc of that secondary storyline ... we're left hanging. Literally. The chapter ends, we go back to reading about the primary story and then we come back to the secondary story and we get ...more
Grace is a dowdy looking College Professor. Ren is the new Chief of Police. The story takes place in a small Texas town.
Grace teaches at the small town college in Cannon, TX where she grew up. She returned to Cannon several years earlier after a failed relationship with an ex-finance who cheated on her, stole her research project, and various other horrible things that ex-finances do in the ...more
Grace is a lovable character. She's a spitfire! But I also love just how real she seems. She has good friends who are looking out for her when her ex fia ...more
33 year old ...more
Ren Morello, the sexy new sheriff in town is just the knight and shining armor Grace needs. He is divorced, sexy and lucky for her, moved in next door in the house she currently rents out. But, Ren is skittish due to an unfaithful wife and a sticky divorce and has no intentions of getting emotionally involved wit ...more
I actually didn't want to read this book at all. I simply downloaded the wrong Grace Unter Pressure. Which I wanted was Grace Under Pressure (A Manor of Murder Mystery, #1) by July Hyzy. LOL
These two meet and and it's one drama after funny and frustrating drama. Grace is a little insecure about herself and Ren doesn't want to have serious feelings. The confrontations between these to are funny and hot. ...more
Grace Michaels, the nerdy history professor looks prim and proper, calm and controlled, and mild-mannered on the outside, but there's this fiery passion beneath that facade, that only Ren Morello unleashed. After ...more
Grace is a college professor in the small town of Cannon; Ren is her new neighbor and the new chief of police. Grace's exfiance ends up in town causing all sorts of trouble and Grace has a stalker who turns into a potential murderer and of course Ren's gonna solve the case.
There's a secondary story involves her best friend Julia and her brother Gabriel... this was a weird subplot that was standalone and didn't connect to the main plot at al ...more
I have loved Melissa Schroeder's books for almost 10 years, so I'm not sure how I missed this amazi ...more
It is more of a romance than a mystery and although I was intrigued by the story enough to finish it, it all went very fast. It had a naive feeling to it. It all takes place in a few weeks and although there was great chemistry their HEA was a bit... fast.
And also, there was a secondary story with Grace's brother and her best friend. I liked the second story a lot, but there was n ...more