Could Be Something Good (Timber Falls #1) by Fiona West
It was love at first brush-off...
Dr. Daniel Durand wanted Winnie Baker the minute he laid eyes on her. Never mind that she's his attending physician's daughter, can't stand him, and she's a few years older than him. Giving up would've been the smart thing to do when the hot blonde midwife gave him the cold shoulder at the elevators his first week of residency at Santiam, but he never did give up easy. After bonding over early-morning Mexican food, can he convince her that he's just the arm candy she needs for that wedding...and get her to consider one of their own?
Winnie Baker isn’t taking her cousin to another wedding. Her mentor's big day is far too important to miss. And she's not going by herself, not with her ex-boyfriend promising to be in attendance and blowing up her phone with texts on a weekly basis, asking for another chance. But the pickings are a bit slim in Timber Falls, a sleepy Oregon town in the foothills of the Cascades. She moved here to focus on building her midwifery practice, not get involved with cute millennial boys with trendy shoes and long eyelashes. And yet, even this small rural hospital is feeling a bit crowded, with her mother and her group of doctors-in-training constantly underfoot...especially since she was supposed to be one of those doctors.
Will an easy-going guy like Daniel still be interested when she spills her secret?
Could Be Something Good is the first book in the Timber Falls romantic comedy series. It contains mild cursing, a make-out scene involving melted butter and stolen moments in medical supply closets, but no open door sex scenes. If you like ridiculous bets, meddling relatives, and reverse dates, grab this book now.
Book Review: 4 Stars
Age gap romance, meets medical romance, meets romcom. It was a brilliant book and I am so so so happy to have found this author and book through work.
Daniel was a delight. Fun and easy going while at the same time responsible and knowledgeable. His struggles to read where portrayed beautifully. His pursue of Winnie was respectful and smartly written.
Winnie was a great character as well. A fantastic midwife with a lot on her plate and an overbearing mother.
The only part I didn't love was the bet. I won't say much not to spoil it for you but it was petty and childish. Winnie and Daniel were so great and mature that spoiled it a little.
That being said, it was still an AMAZING book and I highly recommend it to anyone that loves an age gap romance written well.
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