The one who loves you
Book - 2022
When socialite Phoebe Lightly moves with her family from the Upper East Side of New York City to Tickled Pink, Wisconsin, everyone experiences culture shock. Phoebe is desperate to get her family to move back to civilization. Teague Miller, local goat farmer, fisherman, and good-looking guy, wants the heiress and her family gone, too. Although they can't stand each other, the odd couple agree to work together to force an exit--until the unexpected happens.
- Grant, Pippa. Tickled Pink ;
- Romance fiction
- Item Description
- Series statement from goodreads.com.
Includes excerpt (4 unnumbered pages) from: The grumpy player next door.
- Physical Description
- 379 pages ; 21 cm
- Main Author
Grant (the Bro Code series) launches her Tickled Pink series with a steamy and heartfelt romance about a socialite and her family adjusting to life in a small Wisconsin town. After the imperious Lightly matriarch, Gigi, nearly chokes to death at dinner one night, the near-death experience makes her terrified she's going to hell. So she uproots her New York dynasty for Tickled Pink, a run-down town immortalized in an old movie as the place one goes to get into heaven. Gigi's haughty granddaughter, Phoebe, is wildly out of place and furious. Teague Miller, a local a fisherman, goat farmer, real estate agent, and single father, is perhaps the only person as upset as she is with her family's presence in his beloved town and he's determined to drive them out. That works out well for Phoebe, who's determined to leave. But as the pair join forces to accomplish this mutual goal, unexpected chemistry grows. Still, a secret from Teague's past threatens to derail their burgeoning romance. Grant brings both passion and wit to this love story, with genuine characters, a charming exploration of Phoebe's growth, and a setup that will put readers in mind of Schitt's Creek. This is sure to put a smile on any romance lover's face. (July) Copyright 2022 Publishers Weekly.
From USA Today bestselling author Pippa Grant comes a fabulously sharp-witted romantic comedy about a socialite’s fall from elitist grace to backcountry purgatory—and her accidental tumble into love.If the Upper East Side had an evil twin, it would be Tickled Pink, Wisconsin. This run-down, backwoods town isn’t worthy of the footprint of my Louboutins, never mind all of me.But when my grandmother has a near-death experience and realizes we Lightlys can’t buy our way into heaven, she relocates the family to Tickled Pink to work on improving our souls. And that’s how I trade my heiress existence for gigantic bugs, dishwater coffee, and a cranky single dad named Teague Miller.Teague spends his days fishing, raising his spunky teenager, and after an unfortunate incident involving cheese curds, living rent-free in my head. The one thing he and I can agree on is that I don’t belong here. He’s willing to help me escape—until the unexpected happens.I kind of like him. I might even more than like him.But am I ready to give up the life I adored for a man I love to hate?