Ata freshman party she doesn't remember...Jess Jordan was almost raped. ...Almost. Very nearly. Not quite. Three years later,Jess has managedto make everyone believe she's better. Over it. Because she is....Almost. Very nearly. Not quite.until Jess proves she's back to
normal activities, her parents won't discuss college. So, she lands
That means landing a summer internship and
strikes a deal with hockeyjock, Gray Porter: He gets $8,000. She gets a fake boyfriend and a social life.Jess has no idea Gray signed onfor reasons other thanmoney. She also
Jess never expects to fall in
love. But Gray’s amazingly hot, holdsher hand all the time,and makesher forgetthat he’s simply doing his job. It’s
It's not like he knows her secrets. It's not like
having a real boyfriendis hiding
...Almost. Very nearly. Not quite.
secrets of his own. About
When her sister discovers her scheme, Jess
Jordan. About why he’s drivento protect her, why he won't cashher checks, or deny her anythingshe asks.
Hopefully, she'll get a first kiss. A real one.