Shelley's Reviews > Fast Break

Fast Break by Regina Hart
Rate this book
Clear rating

's review
Jul 15, 2012

really liked it
bookshelves: library, romance, african-american

I was excited to pick this book up since it combines two things I love: romance and basketball. Plus the main character, Jackie Jones, has the same name as my mother. Jackie is the new owner of her family's team, the Brooklyn Monarchs, who are the worst team in the league. She is not too happy when she finds out that Marcus, a former NBA championship player, has signed on to be the new coach. Even worse, she wonders if he is part of a plan to sabotage the team so they will have to relocate to a new city.

This one started off really slow, and I wished there had been more romance, and less of the basketball behind-the-scenes meetings. Those parts really dragged the story down, but the romantic parts with Jackie and Marcus definitely made up for it. If this is the first in a series, I look forward to reading more.

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Fast Break.
Sign In »

Reading Progress

July 15, 2012 – Started Reading
July 15, 2012 – Shelved
July 15, 2012 – Shelved as: romance
July 15, 2012 – Shelved as: library
July 15, 2012 – Shelved as: african-american
July 15, 2012 –
page 47
July 15, 2012 –
page 74
July 17, 2012 –
page 117
July 17, 2012 –
page 177
July 17, 2012 –
page 245
July 18, 2012 –
page 301
July 18, 2012 – Finished Reading

No comments have been added yet.