Playing for Keeps

Playing for Keeps

If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadie Lane feels the spark?the kind that comes from rubbing each other the wrong way. She?s a tattoo artist, he?s a straight-laced mogul. But after they accidentally co-rescue an abandoned dog from a storm, Sadie sees a vulnerable side to the seemingly invincible hottie. you?d If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Pa...

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Title:Playing for Keeps
Author:Jill Shalvis
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Genres:Romance
ISBN:B0796STJCV
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Kindle Edition
Number of Pages:384 pages pages

Playing for Keeps Reviews

  • Kimberly
    Jan 21, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Sparks fly when opposites attract in Playing for Keeps . Jill Shalvis?s seventh Heartbreaker Bay novel has all the humor, heart, and endearing characters you?d expect to find in her books. And when you add in a scene-stealing rescue dog, it?s easy t...

  • ✰ Bianca ✰ BJ's Book Blog ✰
    Nov 25, 2018

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

  • Aly
    Jan 27, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Sparks fly when opposites attract in Playing for Keeps . Jill Shalvis?s seventh Heartbreaker Bay novel has all the humor, heart, and endearing characters you?d expect to find in her books. And when you add in a scene-stealing rescue dog, it?s easy t...

    Co-parenting an abandoned dog is what brings Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker together in Jill Shalvis?s ongoing ?Heartbreaker Bay? series?one that I had no idea would be going on and on and on. And much of ?Playing For Keeps? is about bringing down the walls that Sadie has ...

    Love Jill Shalvis. This book was no exception. The characters were cute, funny, endearing, and real. This is the reason why her books are so easy to read. You get pulled into their world and makes you never want to leave. I can't wait to see what is next. ...

    4.5 She calls him Suits. They're living in the same neighbourhood but keep their distance, rubbing each other the wrong way. He's a tech genius who sold the apps he invented and she's a tattoo artist who also work at a spa, doing makeup. Then one day, she sees Caleb hunker down outs...

  • Lexxie (un)Conventional Bookworms
    Jan 09, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

  • Gretchen  (About That Story)
    Jan 25, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Sparks fly when opposites attract in Playing for Keeps . Jill Shalvis?s seventh Heartbreaker Bay novel has all the humor, heart, and endearing characters you?d expect to find in her books. And when you add in a scene-stealing rescue dog, it?s easy t...

    Co-parenting an abandoned dog is what brings Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker together in Jill Shalvis?s ongoing ?Heartbreaker Bay? series?one that I had no idea would be going on and on and on. And much of ?Playing For Keeps? is about bringing down the walls that Sadie has ...

    Love Jill Shalvis. This book was no exception. The characters were cute, funny, endearing, and real. This is the reason why her books are so easy to read. You get pulled into their world and makes you never want to leave. I can't wait to see what is next. ...

    4.5 She calls him Suits. They're living in the same neighbourhood but keep their distance, rubbing each other the wrong way. He's a tech genius who sold the apps he invented and she's a tattoo artist who also work at a spa, doing makeup. Then one day, she sees Caleb hunker down outs...

    Author Jill Shalvis? Heartbreak Bay series has had its ups and downs for me, and unfortunately Playing for Keeps is one I did not enjoy as much as others. An adorable rescue dog is the catalyst to bring two people who have been in each other?s orbit for over a year both with bo...

    Coffee dates with Playing for Keeps First Date: Sadie Lane is a starving tattoo artist with a chip on her shoulder and purple dye in her hair. She has seen Caleb Parker around the courtyard and has admired his psyche but the man she has dubbed "suits" is nother type. Yes, she fi...

    Playing for keeps is the 7th novel in the Heartbreaker Bay series. I can't believe this is book 7. The series is still fresh and I don't see it slowing down! I liked the book a lot, but Sadie tired me. She kept pushing and pushing Caleb away and when she wasn't doing that she was runni...

    I received this book for free from Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. I?ve been a fan of Jill Shalvis for some time now and have literally read every single book of hers. Her Heartbreaker B...

    4.5 stars This story was so freaking adorable and fun. Sadie and Caleb's banter was priceless. Throw a cute dog and fun antics into the mix and it was pretty perfect. Playing for Keeps was an entertaining read that was heartfelt and real, from the sweet to the heat I was all in! ...

  • Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
    Jan 22, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Sparks fly when opposites attract in Playing for Keeps . Jill Shalvis?s seventh Heartbreaker Bay novel has all the humor, heart, and endearing characters you?d expect to find in her books. And when you add in a scene-stealing rescue dog, it?s easy t...

    Co-parenting an abandoned dog is what brings Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker together in Jill Shalvis?s ongoing ?Heartbreaker Bay? series?one that I had no idea would be going on and on and on. And much of ?Playing For Keeps? is about bringing down the walls that Sadie has ...

    Love Jill Shalvis. This book was no exception. The characters were cute, funny, endearing, and real. This is the reason why her books are so easy to read. You get pulled into their world and makes you never want to leave. I can't wait to see what is next. ...

    4.5 She calls him Suits. They're living in the same neighbourhood but keep their distance, rubbing each other the wrong way. He's a tech genius who sold the apps he invented and she's a tattoo artist who also work at a spa, doing makeup. Then one day, she sees Caleb hunker down outs...

    Author Jill Shalvis? Heartbreak Bay series has had its ups and downs for me, and unfortunately Playing for Keeps is one I did not enjoy as much as others. An adorable rescue dog is the catalyst to bring two people who have been in each other?s orbit for over a year both with bo...

  • ☕️Kimberly
    Jan 01, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Sparks fly when opposites attract in Playing for Keeps . Jill Shalvis?s seventh Heartbreaker Bay novel has all the humor, heart, and endearing characters you?d expect to find in her books. And when you add in a scene-stealing rescue dog, it?s easy t...

    Co-parenting an abandoned dog is what brings Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker together in Jill Shalvis?s ongoing ?Heartbreaker Bay? series?one that I had no idea would be going on and on and on. And much of ?Playing For Keeps? is about bringing down the walls that Sadie has ...

    Love Jill Shalvis. This book was no exception. The characters were cute, funny, endearing, and real. This is the reason why her books are so easy to read. You get pulled into their world and makes you never want to leave. I can't wait to see what is next. ...

    4.5 She calls him Suits. They're living in the same neighbourhood but keep their distance, rubbing each other the wrong way. He's a tech genius who sold the apps he invented and she's a tattoo artist who also work at a spa, doing makeup. Then one day, she sees Caleb hunker down outs...

    Author Jill Shalvis? Heartbreak Bay series has had its ups and downs for me, and unfortunately Playing for Keeps is one I did not enjoy as much as others. An adorable rescue dog is the catalyst to bring two people who have been in each other?s orbit for over a year both with bo...

    Coffee dates with Playing for Keeps First Date: Sadie Lane is a starving tattoo artist with a chip on her shoulder and purple dye in her hair. She has seen Caleb Parker around the courtyard and has admired his psyche but the man she has dubbed "suits" is nother type. Yes, she fi...

  • Julie
    Jan 15, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

  • Beth
    Oct 14, 2018

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

  • Anna's Herding Cats
    Oct 13, 2018

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

  • Carole (Carole's Random Life in Books)
    Jan 19, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

  • Sofia Lazaridou
    Jan 21, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Sparks fly when opposites attract in Playing for Keeps . Jill Shalvis?s seventh Heartbreaker Bay novel has all the humor, heart, and endearing characters you?d expect to find in her books. And when you add in a scene-stealing rescue dog, it?s easy t...

    Co-parenting an abandoned dog is what brings Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker together in Jill Shalvis?s ongoing ?Heartbreaker Bay? series?one that I had no idea would be going on and on and on. And much of ?Playing For Keeps? is about bringing down the walls that Sadie has ...

    Love Jill Shalvis. This book was no exception. The characters were cute, funny, endearing, and real. This is the reason why her books are so easy to read. You get pulled into their world and makes you never want to leave. I can't wait to see what is next. ...

    4.5 She calls him Suits. They're living in the same neighbourhood but keep their distance, rubbing each other the wrong way. He's a tech genius who sold the apps he invented and she's a tattoo artist who also work at a spa, doing makeup. Then one day, she sees Caleb hunker down outs...

    Author Jill Shalvis? Heartbreak Bay series has had its ups and downs for me, and unfortunately Playing for Keeps is one I did not enjoy as much as others. An adorable rescue dog is the catalyst to bring two people who have been in each other?s orbit for over a year both with bo...

    Coffee dates with Playing for Keeps First Date: Sadie Lane is a starving tattoo artist with a chip on her shoulder and purple dye in her hair. She has seen Caleb Parker around the courtyard and has admired his psyche but the man she has dubbed "suits" is nother type. Yes, she fi...

    Playing for keeps is the 7th novel in the Heartbreaker Bay series. I can't believe this is book 7. The series is still fresh and I don't see it slowing down! I liked the book a lot, but Sadie tired me. She kept pushing and pushing Caleb away and when she wasn't doing that she was runni...

  • Christie«SHBBblogger»
    Oct 08, 2018

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

  • Astrid - The Bookish Sweet Tooth
    Jan 20, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

  • MELISSA *Mel Reader*
    Jan 10, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

  • Carol [Goodreads Addict]
    Dec 20, 2018

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

  • Stacey is Sassy
    Dec 05, 2018

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

  • Claire Robinson
    Dec 30, 2018

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

  • Amy
    Nov 27, 2018

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Sparks fly when opposites attract in Playing for Keeps . Jill Shalvis?s seventh Heartbreaker Bay novel has all the humor, heart, and endearing characters you?d expect to find in her books. And when you add in a scene-stealing rescue dog, it?s easy t...

    Co-parenting an abandoned dog is what brings Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker together in Jill Shalvis?s ongoing ?Heartbreaker Bay? series?one that I had no idea would be going on and on and on. And much of ?Playing For Keeps? is about bringing down the walls that Sadie has ...

    Love Jill Shalvis. This book was no exception. The characters were cute, funny, endearing, and real. This is the reason why her books are so easy to read. You get pulled into their world and makes you never want to leave. I can't wait to see what is next. ...

    4.5 She calls him Suits. They're living in the same neighbourhood but keep their distance, rubbing each other the wrong way. He's a tech genius who sold the apps he invented and she's a tattoo artist who also work at a spa, doing makeup. Then one day, she sees Caleb hunker down outs...

    Author Jill Shalvis? Heartbreak Bay series has had its ups and downs for me, and unfortunately Playing for Keeps is one I did not enjoy as much as others. An adorable rescue dog is the catalyst to bring two people who have been in each other?s orbit for over a year both with bo...

    Coffee dates with Playing for Keeps First Date: Sadie Lane is a starving tattoo artist with a chip on her shoulder and purple dye in her hair. She has seen Caleb Parker around the courtyard and has admired his psyche but the man she has dubbed "suits" is nother type. Yes, she fi...

    Playing for keeps is the 7th novel in the Heartbreaker Bay series. I can't believe this is book 7. The series is still fresh and I don't see it slowing down! I liked the book a lot, but Sadie tired me. She kept pushing and pushing Caleb away and when she wasn't doing that she was runni...

    I received this book for free from Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. I?ve been a fan of Jill Shalvis for some time now and have literally read every single book of hers. Her Heartbreaker B...

    4.5 stars This story was so freaking adorable and fun. Sadie and Caleb's banter was priceless. Throw a cute dog and fun antics into the mix and it was pretty perfect. Playing for Keeps was an entertaining read that was heartfelt and real, from the sweet to the heat I was all in! ...

    I love this series. I was so happy to read Caleb's story. If you have read Shalvis' books before you know she loves dogs and is the queen of romance. This book did not disappoint. Sadie and Caleb are great together. I only wish their story was longer. I can't wait for The Lemon Sist...

    4.5 Opposites Attract Stars!! ?The seduction of being with a woman who didn?t want anything from his was too much to resist?.? ?You?re different too. Different good, by the way. You?re a puzzle, one I can?t seem to solve. That doesn?t happen often.? ?He t...

  • Sabrina
    Jan 22, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

  • DJ Sakata
    Jan 21, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

  • Samantha (WLABB)
    Jan 12, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

  • Dísir
    Jan 02, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Sparks fly when opposites attract in Playing for Keeps . Jill Shalvis?s seventh Heartbreaker Bay novel has all the humor, heart, and endearing characters you?d expect to find in her books. And when you add in a scene-stealing rescue dog, it?s easy t...

    Co-parenting an abandoned dog is what brings Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker together in Jill Shalvis?s ongoing ?Heartbreaker Bay? series?one that I had no idea would be going on and on and on. And much of ?Playing For Keeps? is about bringing down the walls that Sadie has ...

  • Jen ♥Star-Crossed Book Blog♥
    Jan 23, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

  • Under the Covers Book Blog
    Jan 24, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Sparks fly when opposites attract in Playing for Keeps . Jill Shalvis?s seventh Heartbreaker Bay novel has all the humor, heart, and endearing characters you?d expect to find in her books. And when you add in a scene-stealing rescue dog, it?s easy t...

    Co-parenting an abandoned dog is what brings Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker together in Jill Shalvis?s ongoing ?Heartbreaker Bay? series?one that I had no idea would be going on and on and on. And much of ?Playing For Keeps? is about bringing down the walls that Sadie has ...

    Love Jill Shalvis. This book was no exception. The characters were cute, funny, endearing, and real. This is the reason why her books are so easy to read. You get pulled into their world and makes you never want to leave. I can't wait to see what is next. ...

    4.5 She calls him Suits. They're living in the same neighbourhood but keep their distance, rubbing each other the wrong way. He's a tech genius who sold the apps he invented and she's a tattoo artist who also work at a spa, doing makeup. Then one day, she sees Caleb hunker down outs...

    Author Jill Shalvis? Heartbreak Bay series has had its ups and downs for me, and unfortunately Playing for Keeps is one I did not enjoy as much as others. An adorable rescue dog is the catalyst to bring two people who have been in each other?s orbit for over a year both with bo...

    Coffee dates with Playing for Keeps First Date: Sadie Lane is a starving tattoo artist with a chip on her shoulder and purple dye in her hair. She has seen Caleb Parker around the courtyard and has admired his psyche but the man she has dubbed "suits" is nother type. Yes, she fi...

    Playing for keeps is the 7th novel in the Heartbreaker Bay series. I can't believe this is book 7. The series is still fresh and I don't see it slowing down! I liked the book a lot, but Sadie tired me. She kept pushing and pushing Caleb away and when she wasn't doing that she was runni...

    I received this book for free from Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. I?ve been a fan of Jill Shalvis for some time now and have literally read every single book of hers. Her Heartbreaker B...

  • Mads
    Jan 25, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

  • Rochelle
    Mar 12, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Sparks fly when opposites attract in Playing for Keeps . Jill Shalvis?s seventh Heartbreaker Bay novel has all the humor, heart, and endearing characters you?d expect to find in her books. And when you add in a scene-stealing rescue dog, it?s easy t...

    Co-parenting an abandoned dog is what brings Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker together in Jill Shalvis?s ongoing ?Heartbreaker Bay? series?one that I had no idea would be going on and on and on. And much of ?Playing For Keeps? is about bringing down the walls that Sadie has ...

    Love Jill Shalvis. This book was no exception. The characters were cute, funny, endearing, and real. This is the reason why her books are so easy to read. You get pulled into their world and makes you never want to leave. I can't wait to see what is next. ...

  • Mary Jackson _TheMaryReader
    Jan 23, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

    Reviewed for Wit and Sin Sparks fly when opposites attract in Playing for Keeps . Jill Shalvis?s seventh Heartbreaker Bay novel has all the humor, heart, and endearing characters you?d expect to find in her books. And when you add in a scene-stealing rescue dog, it?s easy t...

    Co-parenting an abandoned dog is what brings Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker together in Jill Shalvis?s ongoing ?Heartbreaker Bay? series?one that I had no idea would be going on and on and on. And much of ?Playing For Keeps? is about bringing down the walls that Sadie has ...

    Love Jill Shalvis. This book was no exception. The characters were cute, funny, endearing, and real. This is the reason why her books are so easy to read. You get pulled into their world and makes you never want to leave. I can't wait to see what is next. ...

    4.5 She calls him Suits. They're living in the same neighbourhood but keep their distance, rubbing each other the wrong way. He's a tech genius who sold the apps he invented and she's a tattoo artist who also work at a spa, doing makeup. Then one day, she sees Caleb hunker down outs...

    Author Jill Shalvis? Heartbreak Bay series has had its ups and downs for me, and unfortunately Playing for Keeps is one I did not enjoy as much as others. An adorable rescue dog is the catalyst to bring two people who have been in each other?s orbit for over a year both with bo...

    Coffee dates with Playing for Keeps First Date: Sadie Lane is a starving tattoo artist with a chip on her shoulder and purple dye in her hair. She has seen Caleb Parker around the courtyard and has admired his psyche but the man she has dubbed "suits" is nother type. Yes, she fi...

    Playing for keeps is the 7th novel in the Heartbreaker Bay series. I can't believe this is book 7. The series is still fresh and I don't see it slowing down! I liked the book a lot, but Sadie tired me. She kept pushing and pushing Caleb away and when she wasn't doing that she was runni...

    I received this book for free from Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. I?ve been a fan of Jill Shalvis for some time now and have literally read every single book of hers. Her Heartbreaker B...

    4.5 stars This story was so freaking adorable and fun. Sadie and Caleb's banter was priceless. Throw a cute dog and fun antics into the mix and it was pretty perfect. Playing for Keeps was an entertaining read that was heartfelt and real, from the sweet to the heat I was all in! ...

    I love this series. I was so happy to read Caleb's story. If you have read Shalvis' books before you know she loves dogs and is the queen of romance. This book did not disappoint. Sadie and Caleb are great together. I only wish their story was longer. I can't wait for The Lemon Sist...

  • Pamela
    Feb 06, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...

    I will openly admit to you right now, that I love Jill Shalvis' books. She always has the right balance of humor, steam, and warmth, with just enough heartbreak and drama to keep it interesting. The other thing I love about her companion series are the wonderful groups of found-family ...

    This review was originally posted on (un)Conventional Bookworms *I received a free copy of [title] from [publisher] via Edelweiss. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *Playing for Keeps just might be my favorite Heartbreaker Bay story! I l...

    I recently described another author's books as always ending up less than the sum of their parts. That was my clumsy way of saying that while this other author's prose, dialogue, characterization, themes etc. were all stellar when evaluated as individual components, somehow they came t...

  • NMmomof4
    Mar 17, 2019

    Playing for Keeps is book seven in the Heartbreaker Bay series by Jill Shalvis. Wow, Jill did it again with this one. I was in love in the first chapter. Not only did I fall in love with these two main characters, but also, I fell head over heels in love with this little dog. M...

    My Friends reviews explaining my thoughts exactly!!!! Carol Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Julie Review https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... If you?re planning on falling in love? When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadi...

    Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis is a 2019 Avon Publication. I?m always happy to return to the Heartbreaker Bay series. So far, each chapter in the series has been a little whimsical and maybe a bit quirky. This book begins with a similar tone as the other books in the series, ...

    Favorite Quotes: Sadie listened with half her brain, the other half wandering off. Sometimes life really bit a girl on the ass. Thankfully she had enough padding there to take the hit. ?So she can be bribed.? ?You just fed her a fortune in fancy cuts of meats and cheeses...

    ****IT'S ALIVE!!!**** He wasn?t just a billionaire in a suit When it comes to love, I have been known to be a little insecure at times. For years I saw my hubby with rose-coloured glasses. To me, he?s handsome, smart, caring and sweet. I thought every woman in the world wou...

    4.5 ?Follow Your Heart? Stars! (ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR) Caleb Parker is a confident, charming, charismatic gorgeous man living in San Francisco. He's a hugely successful, well known venture capitalist who seems to have the midas touch in business. He's driven ...

    READ MY REVIEW ON THE BLOG Jill Shalvis is hands down one of my top favorites and PLAYING FOR KEEPS is just another reason why I love her so much. She always puts a serious note into her books although they seem light-hearted with Jill's sense of humor generously spri...

    Amazon US * Amazon UK Playing for Keeps brings readers back to Heartbreaker Bay with Sadie Lane and Caleb Parker. Sadie is struggling to make ends meet while Caleb is a successful businessman, but you know what they say about opposites - they attract. In the case, Sadie and Cale...

    Playing for Keeps was a heartwarming love story where opposites attract. With the help of their friends and a dog that quickly stole both of their hearts, destiny seemed to be in the air. I absolutely adore the Heartbreaker Bay Series and I couldn't wait to read Caleb and Sadie's story...

    Sometimes life circumstances and/or an abused drive people apart but utterly adorable puppy with three legs, can bring a two unlikely people together. In Playing for Keeps, Shalvis pens a strong family dynamic that intrudes, aggravates and strongly supports the bonds that form between ...

    Title: Playing For Keeps Series: Heartbreaker Bay #7 Author: Jill Shalvis Release date: January 22, 2019 Cliffhanger: no Genre: contemporary romance Accidentally on Purpose was my first read in this series, and Elle and Archer have remained my favorite couple since then....

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. I loved this book! This is the seventh book in the Heartbreaker Bay series but it can easily be read as a stand-alone novel. Fans of the series will enjoy checking in with some much-loved characters. I have enjoyed all ...

    4 - "You?re different?" Stars! We return to Heartbreaker Bay for the seventh book in the series; Playing for Keeps giving us Sadie and Caleb?s story. Star of the show for me, and jelly that held this particular relationship sandwich together was three legged mutt Lollipop a.k....

    Reviewed for herding cats & burning soup. (posting 1/28/19) Amazon: https://amzn.to/2pUw63I Yall know I love me some Jill Shalvis. And I've enjoyed this series quite a bit. But Playing for Keeps and I had some issues. Namely the heroine. Which was frustrating because the he...

    Finally Caleb's book. And Sadies's of course! ? Sadie is working at the day spa and at the tattoo shop in our beloved building. And Caleb. He's a bit mysterious. He sold some apps and made a massive amount of money, and now he's got a huge venture capital comany that h...

    3 Stars Overall Opinion: This was enjoyable, but I don't think it'll be finding its home on my favorites shelf or will be all that memorable in the long run. The interactions with the dog were excellent! I also liked the H's crazy family. The connection was alright, but I feel like...