Six months ago, William stole Hanna’s heart and shattered it in front of millions of people on a reality TV dating show. And now the big-wig CEO is back on Hanna’s home turf in Minnesota and wants her to forgive him? Fat chance of that. But life is swirling around faster than snow in a blizzard, and despite her objections, teaming up with William seems like the only option to rescue her reputation.
William has never regretted anything more than the day he gave that ill-fated interview for the reality show, The Price of Love. But while he can’t change the past, he’s determined to fix the future. He just needs to convince Hanna to forgive him—and pretend to be engaged with him. Simple, right?
When the media erupts with even worse accusations, teaming up and pretending to be engaged seems to be the only way to salvage their reputations. Despite the media frenzy that swirls around them, an attraction neither of them can fight off begins to surface. Could this love run deeper than a scandal, or will old wounds tear them apart once and for all?
Praise for The Engagement Plot
“With the message that it is never too late to turn back to God, this faith-filled romance is absolutely impossible to put down. Phillips’s (A Side of Faith, Hope, and Love) entertaining, heartwarming, and compelling love story will satisfy admirers of Francine Rivers and Susan Anne Mason.”
~Starred review from Library Journal
“Warmth and witty humor prevail as sweet romance blossoms from the ashes of a reality TV/tabloid ﬁasco.”
~4 Star review from RT Book Reviews
“Phillips uses an unconventional meeting of hearts to tell a magnetic love story. ”
“Readers who adore romcom with layers of more will fall in love with the latest Krista Phillips’ novel. With a fresh voice that Melissa Tagg and Jenny B Jones’ readers will adore, this book is filled with characters you want to love as much as you want to take them to coffee and set them straight. It also has a fresh voice that takes romantic comedy and adds a layer of life and depth that make it a truly enjoyable read. No light fluff here. If you’re expecting another reality TV romance, this book will delight you as it surprises you.”
~ Cara Putman, award-winning author of Shadowed by Grace and Beyond Justice
“Full of Phillips’ characteristic humor and keen insight into what makes humans tick, The Engagement Plot is a romantic escapade to tickle your fancy, warm your heart, and stir your imagination.”
~ Valerie Comer, USA Today bestselling author of Secrets of Sunbeams
“Romantic comedy at its best! Phillips blends the perfect amount of humor, romance, and faith into this delightful story about two people discovering what the true price of love really means.”
~ Jessica R Patch , author of the Seasons of Hope series
“Delightfully fun and fresh! Phillips dazzles with pitch-perfect humor and a unique twist on reality-show romance. Sweet, snappy, and wonderfully sincere, The Engagement Plot is everything a romantic comedy should be and more!”
~Amy Leigh Simpson, author of When Fall Fades and From Winter’s Ashes