Pru is a fierce captain of a tour boat in San Francisco. Finn owns a new bar with his younger brother. Tragedy forced Finn to grow up early, raise his brother and give up dreams of playing professional baseball. Finn works hard all the time trying to make the bar successful and his brother stay on the straight and narrow. Pru wants Finn to be happy. When she ordains herself his fun-whisperer, their relationship is quickly rocketed from acquaintance/friend zone to much more. Pru and Finn both have secrets that threaten to destroy their escalating relationship, but who will they tell and when?
Shalvis is a sure bet when it comes to contemporary romance. She has done it again with Sweet Little Lies – the first book in the Heartbreaker Bay Series. The connection between Pru and Finn is realistic and fun. The secondary characters are well-formed, funny, and likeable- making for a great series as they each are explored in depth. Sweet Little Lies has all the romance classics – scenic San Francisco, a bit of sports, a cherished dog, crazy friends, and hidden intentions. If you’re looking for a fun, light, romance read try Sweet Little Lies by Jill Shalvis.