- Seriously, perhaps irreparably, damaged
- Thoroughly disordered or ruined
- Maggie Augustin’s life
She was pregnant and alone…and sick.
Seemingly every second of every day.
Yup. She’d gone from single and carefree to chained to a porcelain goddess…and soon she’d be chained to a baby—to nap schedules and car seats, to saggy boobs and blowouts, to—
Nothing that resembled her life before she’d peed on a stick and it had flashed with a plus sign.
Which was fine. Her life before that stick-peeing hadn’t been all that exciting and great. Aside from her friends, she’d been more than a little lonely, wondering what the hell she should be doing with her life.
Carter Jackson was gorgeous, funny, and good. Carter Jackson was the type of guy she once would have dreamed of riding in on his stallion and saving her. Carter Jackson was a man who’d apparently decided that she was someone that needed rescuing.
The problem? She didn’t need rescuing. Not anymore. She would be standing on her own feet from here on out, thank her very much.
The other problem? Carter was determined to rescue her anyway.
USA Today bestselling author, Elise Faber, loves chocolate, Star Wars, Harry Potter, and hockey (the order depending on the day and how well her team — the Sharks! — are playing). She and her husband also play as much hockey as they can squeeze into their schedules, so much so that their typical date night is spent on the ice. Elise is the mom to two exuberant boys and lives in Northern California