Synopses & Reviews
New York Times
bestselling author Christina Dodd, one of the most acclaimed authors of historical romance, makes a dazzling foray into contemporary fiction in this intriguing and sensuous novel about a hard-working young woman who mistakenly falls in love with Boston's wealthiest bachelor.
JUST THE WAY YOU ARE
When Hope Prescott's parents disappeared, her carefree teenage life vanished forever. She and her three siblings were separated and sent to different foster homes around the country. Now, seven years later, Hope is still searching for them. To support herself, she works for an answering service, and cares for her clients as if they were family. When wealthy businessman Zachariah Givens hires Hope's service, Hope initially mistakes Zack for his butler. Tired of being coddled and þattered because of his money, Zack is charmed by Hope's candor, not to mention her sexy voice, and keeps up the charade. As their friendship turns into passion, Zack is determined to have her, even if that means the unthinkable -- marriage. But when Hope discovers his deception, Zack knows he must solve the mystery that haunts Hope's past in order to convince her that their futures lie together....
About the Author
Christina Dodd's novels regularly appear on the bestseller lists of The New York Times, USA Today, and Publishers Weekly. The author of twenty-four novels, including Scandalous Again, My Favorite Bride, Lost in Your Arms, and In My Wildest Dreams, Dodd also coauthored Once Upon a Pillow, a sparkling romantic saga published by Pocket Books. She has won numerous awards, including the Romance Writers of America's Golden Heart and RITA Awards. She lives in Texas.