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Once in a Lifetime: Lucky Harbor 9

By Jill Shalvis

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The ninth enchanting novel in the Lucky Harbor series from New York Times bestselling author Jill Shalvis, laced with her trademark gift for humour, warmth and romance.

The ninth enchanting novel in the Lucky Harbor series from New York Times bestselling author Jill Shalvis, laced with her trademark gift for humour, warmth and romance. Fans of Susan Andersen, Bella Andre, Rachel Gibson, Carly Phillips, and Susan Mallery will fall head over heels for the Lucky Harbor series.

Aubrey has made a lot of bad decisions in her life, hurting people in the process. After unexpectedly ending up on the receiving end of being hurt herself, she realises she has a lot of karma to make up for. She's going to go back and right her wrongs.

Ben doesn't like to live in the past. Hell, he can barely handle living in the present. He's got a demanding job working for the Department of Defense that keeps his body busy and exhausted so that he doesn't think about the past at all. But then he lands home in Lucky Harbor in between jobs and somehow ends up teaching woodworking to teens in trouble and renovating the inside of a used bookshop. Aubrey's bookshop. And there she is, just as beautiful and remote and cutting as ever.

Except...she's not remote at all. Has she changed her ways? He finds himself watching in fascinated disbelief as she seems to be trying to right her wrongs one by one. And she seems to think he's one of them. Only if she's ever wronged him other than being trouble with a capital T and mean as hell, he can't remember...

Want more sexy, fun romance? Return to spellbinding Lucky Harbor, visit Sunshine, Idaho for some Animal Magnetism, or take a trip to Cedar Ridge's unforgettable Colorado Mountains in Jill's other bestselling series.

Biographical Notes

New York Times bestseller Jill Shalvis is the author of many romance novels including her acclaimed Cedar Ridge, Lucky Harbor and Animal Magnetism series. The RITA winner and three-time National Readers Choice winner makes her home near Lake Tahoe.

Visit her website at www.jillshalvis.com for a complete book list and daily blog, and www.facebook.com/jillshalvis for other news or follow her on Twitter @jillshalvis.

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Humor, intrigue, and scintillating sex. Jill Shalvis is a total original — Suzanne Forster, New York Times bestselling author
Humor, intrigue, and scintillating sex. Jill Shalvis is a total original — Suzanne Forster, New York Times bestselling author
Jill Shalvis is such a talented author that she brings to life characters who make you laugh, cry, and are a joy to read — Romance Reviews Today
Jill Shalvis is such a talented author that she brings to life characters who make you laugh, cry, and are a joy to read — Romance Reviews Today
Anyone remember those funny, fluttering butterfly feelings you get when you're in love for the first time? [T]hat is what I felt while I was reading Animal Magnetism. If you love a true romance with amazing characters that leave you wanting more, go out and grab a copy of Animal Magnetism. It is so worth it! — Joyfully Reviewed
Anyone remember those funny, fluttering butterfly feelings you get when you're in love for the first time? [T]hat is what I felt while I was reading Animal Magnetism. If you love a true romance with amazing characters that leave you wanting more, go out and grab a copy of Animal Magnetism. It is so worth it! — Joyfully Reviewed
I loved the sexual tension, the great dialogue, and the well-developed characters. Any book by Jill Shalvis is guaranteed to be a hit! — The Romance Studio
I loved the sexual tension, the great dialogue, and the well-developed characters. Any book by Jill Shalvis is guaranteed to be a hit! — The Romance Studio
Fast-paced and deliciously fun . . . Jill Shalvis sweeps you away — Cherry Adair, New York Times bestselling author
Fast-paced and deliciously fun . . . Jill Shalvis sweeps you away — Cherry Adair, New York Times bestselling author
Riveting suspense laced with humor and heart is her hallmark, and Jill Shalvis always delivers — Donna Kauffman, USA Today bestselling author
Riveting suspense laced with humor and heart is her hallmark, and Jill Shalvis always delivers — Donna Kauffman, USA Today bestselling author
Witty, fun, and sexy - the perfect romance! — Lori Foster, New York Times bestselling author
Witty, fun, and sexy - the perfect romance! — Lori Foster, New York Times bestselling author
Engaging writing, characters that walk straight into your heart, touching, hilarious — Library Journal
Engaging writing, characters that walk straight into your heart, touching, hilarious — Library Journal
If you have not read a Jill Shalvis novel yet, then you really have not read a real romance yet either! — Book Cove Reviews
If you have not read a Jill Shalvis novel yet, then you really have not read a real romance yet either! — Book Cove Reviews
I always enjoy reading a Jill Shalvis book. She's a consistently elegant, bold, clever writer . . . Very witty - I laughed out loud countless times and these scenes are sizzling — All About Romance
I always enjoy reading a Jill Shalvis book. She's a consistently elegant, bold, clever writer . . . Very witty - I laughed out loud countless times and these scenes are sizzling — All About Romance
What I love about Jill Shalvis's books is that she writes sexy, adorable heroes . . . the sexual tension is out of this world. And of course, in true Shalvis fashion, she expertly mixes in humor that has you laughing out loud — Heroes and Heartbreakers
What I love about Jill Shalvis's books is that she writes sexy, adorable heroes . . . the sexual tension is out of this world. And of course, in true Shalvis fashion, she expertly mixes in humor that has you laughing out loud — Heroes and Heartbreakers
[Shalvis] has quickly become one of my go-to authors of contemporary romance. Her writing is smart, fun, and sexy, and her books never fail to leave a smile on my face long after I've closed the last page . . . Jill Shalvis is an author not to be missed! — The Romance Dish
[Shalvis] has quickly become one of my go-to authors of contemporary romance. Her writing is smart, fun, and sexy, and her books never fail to leave a smile on my face long after I've closed the last page . . . Jill Shalvis is an author not to be missed! — The Romance Dish
Heartwarming and sexy . . . an abundance of chemistry, smoldering romance, and hilarious antics — Publishers Weekly
Heartwarming and sexy . . . an abundance of chemistry, smoldering romance, and hilarious antics — Publishers Weekly
Packed with the trademark Shalvis humor and intense intimacy, it is definitely a must-read . . . If love, laughter and passion are the keys to any great romance, then this novel hits every note — Romantic Times
Packed with the trademark Shalvis humor and intense intimacy, it is definitely a must-read . . . If love, laughter and passion are the keys to any great romance, then this novel hits every note — Romantic Times
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