It Had To Be You Book Summary and Study Guide

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A father allows his daughter to temporarily inherit a football team. She was raped as a young girl and her fear of men has caused her to act the vamp in order to control men at arms distance. The hero is the coach of the team and looking for a woman to have a family with. At first he thinks she is an outrageous, empty headed tramp but discovers a beautiful, witty, and tender woman.   
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The review of this Book prepared by Deborah Stoops

This is definetly one of the most sensual and erotic books I have read in a very long time. Talk about blushing!! This is the first book in a series of six. I can't wait to read the others.
The review of this Book prepared by Selena Coleman

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   1980's-1999 Inner struggle subplot    -   Yes Struggle with...    -   angst over rape/molest If one lover chases another...    -   they alternate

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   sports figure Age/status:    -   20's-30's Sex makes him    -   sensitive    -   a better lover

Main Female Character

Age/status:    -   20's-30's Profession/status:    -   business executive Effect of sexing    -   confident    -   blissful Unusual characteristics:    -   Frigid - would not even feel a jackhammer down there


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Midwest City?    -   Yes City:    -   Chicago Misc setting    -   resort/hotel

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment What % of story is romance related?    -   60%    -   80% How explicit is the sex?    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy    -   actual description of sex    -   Boob talk    -   Vagia talk    -   Weiner talk    -   spanking that woman comes to like    -   rape/molest (yeech!) Focus of story    -   Her How much dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog How much sexing?    -   3-4 sex acts

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