All Or Nothing: The Coxwells (Volume 4) by Deborah Cooke

By Deborah Cooke

A few humans will do something for real love - no matter if they need to pretend it. Jen Maitland had no need for good-looking men with effortless appeal - until eventually she met Zach. He's the best faux date to finish her mother's matchmaking scheme earlier than it begins. in addition to, he'd most likely simply use her and go away her like her ex-fiancé did. not less than that's what Jen tells herself. the single challenge is that Zach isn't as predictable as he appears... Zach Coxwell hates dedication, yet loves a problem. just like the beautiful bar waitress who grew to become him down flat for a date - simply to ask him to her family's Thanksgiving dinner. Zach is familiar with he could make Jen smile - and he's making a bet that he can resolve her mysteries - no matter if he has to do it over candied yams. A tofu turkey, a sister who threatens to have Zach's love-child, the premature visual appeal of a knitted avocado - and Zach's discovery of her genuine reason - mix to show Thanksgiving dinner into Jen's worst nightmare. Zach, nevertheless, has the time of his lifestyles. And while he makes Jen smile, he ultimately reveals a dedication he's keen to make...but persuading Jen to think him will take every thing he's bought.

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As Curt met this new crisis, a strange calm washed over him and he felt the pieces of his mind align like pez in a pez dispenser. A wind of omnipotence blew through him and opened a gateway to his inner consciousness, and now he was seeing, really seeing. This must be a contact high, Curt thought. I’ve heard of tales of this sorcery. Everything shimmered under a golden light of total comprehension. All matter harmonized. He knew the answer. ” “Child services,” Deb replied. ” Deb cried. “And if your mom or dad tries to help then we will have to go to a hospital.

Everything shimmered under a golden light of total comprehension. All matter harmonized. He knew the answer. ” “Child services,” Deb replied. ” Deb cried. “And if your mom or dad tries to help then we will have to go to a hospital. ” “And never get a babysitter again? ” “We could leave him here,” Curt said desperately. ” “He can’t even watch a Blue’s Clues rerun without racing around the house and screaming the names of appliances. And now he’s on drugs! ” It means our son will think we’re a pair of evil overlords delivering him to some child eating demon monster.

Grandma? It was Grandma, and Granddad too! They looked more wrinkly than usual, but other than that they were still uneaten. Phew. “You’re lucky I’m here,” Theo announced. “Any minute longer and you might have been monster food. ” And with that he charged toward the basement. Curt ran after Theo, Deb ran after Curt, Grandma and Granddad shuffled slightly forward and then complained about their knees. Theo took the steps two at a time, turned the corner, and came face to face with the horrible beast.

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