That Thing You Do
Whispering Bay Romance Book 1
by Maria Geraci
May 20, 2015
Available in: e-Book (reprint)
Welcome to the world of Whispering Bay romance,
where hot heroes and smart heroines collide to find their
Allie Grant doesn’t believe in second chances. She
does, however, believe in the power of a permanent paycheck.
So when a tipster reports that the soon-to-be demolished
senior center in her hometown is haunted, Allie hightails it
to Whispering Bay to get the scoop that could secure her
dream job at Florida! magazine. What she finds, though, is
far scarier than any ghost. Cue her ex-boyfriend, sexy
construction foreman Tom Donalan.
When Tom catches Allie poking around his construction site,
he quickly realizes his former high school flame is just as
feisty as ever. And, heaven help him, her irresistible,
mile-high legs still take his breath away. But Tom
isn’t about to delay the building’s demolition
because of a silly ghost story.
With neither of the stubborn exes backing down from their
opposing positions, sparks fly. And, underneath the surface,
the fire of their old attraction burns as hot as ever. When
strange things start happening with increasing frequency
around town, even a tough skeptic like Tom is tested. The
question is, can Allie and Tom stop fighting long enough to
get to the bottom of Whispering Bay’s ghost
problem—and the more important matter of mending their
Originally published April 28, 2015 in eBook format by
Maria Geraci was born in Havana, Cuba, and raised on Florida’s Space Coast. Her love of books started with the classic, Little Women (a book she read so often growing up, she could probably quote). She writes contemporary romance and women’s fiction with a happy ending. The Portland Book Review called her novel, The Boyfriend of the Month Club, “immensely sexy, immensely satisfying and humorous.” Her fourth novel, A Girl Like You, was nominated for Romance Writers of America’s prestigious RITA® award.
Her current addictions include watching the STARZ adaption of OUTLANDER to drool over Sam Heughan, hitting the beach on the weekends, and searching for the perfect key lime pie recipe (but not the kind they served on Dexter).