Will loyal Deacon, from Jaci Burton’s Hope series, be your #EternalBookBoyfriend?
Name: Deacon Fox
Location: Hope, Oklahoma
Body type: A body honed through physical labour, with a broad chest and wide shoulders perfect for lifting parts of a renovated building, or people…
Hair: Thick and silky-soft
Eyes: Expressive eyes which convey all of his thoughts, and desires…
Dress sense: Usually wears worn dark jeans and t-shirts for work, but Deacon really steps up his game to impress on a date
In a nutshell: Cautious, but not cynical, Deacon has been burned by love before but could be persuaded to open that door again for the right woman
Perfect match: An independent woman who is willing to commit to sharing her life with him
Ideal date: A long weekend at a lake house
Interests: Showing people the beauty and history of his country
Random fact: Luckily for a certain new neighbour, Deacon is pretty good at training dogs!
Find him in: Jaci Burton’s Hope series (Hero of Love Me Again)
Love Me Again is the seventh in the sexy, heartwarming Hope series from Jaci Burton, New York Times bestselling author of the Play-By-Play series. Perfect for fans of Bella Andre, Jill Shalvis and Nora Roberts.
Welcome to Hope, Oklahoma. The small town that's sure to warm your heart. Full of big hearts, fiery passion and love everlasting...
When Loretta Simmons returns to Hope, Oklahoma, after a disastrous marriage, she's determined to remain independent for the sake of her daughter. The only thing standing in her way is Deacon Fox - the man she loved and walked away from years ago.
Since Loretta owns the bookstore right next to his current renovation project, Deacon can't escape the woman who broke his heart. Throw in her adorable little girl and one ridiculously oversized dog, and they're almost a family. Only he can't be that guy - what they had was once in a lifetime.
But love has a funny way of re-opening a door you thought was firmly closed...
For more romance to warm your heart, check out the rest of the Hope series which began with Hope Smoulders, or look for Jaci's sexy sports romance series, Play-By-Play, beginning with The Perfect Play.