A Man Like Mike by Sami Lee
(Escape Contemporary Romance)

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If you like your heroines slightly tortured and are not expecting realistic Australian dialogue, then you may like this book more than I did.
-All About Romance

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Corporate professional Eve O’Brien needs a crash course in parenting when her dearest friend Jacinta and her husband die, naming her sole guardian of their baby son Bailey. As if bright orange goo on her business shirts and terminal exhaustion aren’t enough to deal with, Bailey’s uncle shows up insisting on being part of his nephew’s life.

Roguishly handsome with a devil-may-care attitude, Mike Wilcox is always first with a quip or a flirtatious smile. When he breezily suggests he move in with her temporarily, Eve sees no way to refuse, as the cottage in which she now lives has been left to Mike by his late brother.

On the surface, Mike seems like the perfect housemate. He’s a successful chef, so Eve’s diet goes from fast food to five star overnight, and he effortlessly takes on day-time care of his nephew, while working at a local restaurant in the evenings. But he wears muscle hugging T-shirts and makes the cottage seem like a home, things that appeal to Eve more than she cares to admit.

A lonely, neglected child, Eve has learned to rely only on herself, but soon having Mike around makes her want to believe things can be different. But how can she trust a man who’s lived life by the seat of his pants to stick around for the long haul?

Praise for A MAN LIKE MIKE:

'Don’t miss out a truly remarkable story that Ms. Lee has written. You will sigh, laugh, cry and sigh with the emotions that this book brings out.' — Harlie's Books

'Heartwarming, sweetly romantic and an equally emotional story. I read this in one sitting.' — Nina's Literary Escape
 

About Sami Lee

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Sami's been a secretary, sales assistant, bartender, waitress, student, tutor, human resource manager and an administration officer, but writing is her first love. She enjoys creating emotional, sexy stories about the gorgeous, aggravating men who live in her head and the women with the gall to steal them away from her. Sami lives near the coast in Australia with her husband, two stupendous daughters and a crotchety geriatric dachsund. Sunset Knight is her fourth published title.
 
Published March 1, 2013 by Escape Publishing - Harlequin Enterprises, Australia Pty Ltd. 134 pages
Genres: Romance, Literature & Fiction. Fiction
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All About Romance

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Reviewed by Leigh Davis on Apr 06 2013

If you like your heroines slightly tortured and are not expecting realistic Australian dialogue, then you may like this book more than I did.

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