"An engaging contemporary marriage of convenience drama."
Thirty something Pam Carver teaches senior English at Fort
Worth's Keystone high school where the faculty and students
respect her and most of the male pupils are half in love
with her though she is behaves like a classic spinster in
the classroom. However, two weeks before the school term
starts, Pam learns that condoms are not one hundred percent
fool proof as she is pregnant.
His ex-wife Shelly gives Keystone's boys basketball coach
Grant Gilbert an ultimatum. He finds a housekeeper if he
wants their teenage son to live with him or Andy goes to
boarding school while Shelly goes abroad with her latest
man. When Grant learns of Pam's plight he offers her the
security of marriage for one year, which she accepts. As
they fool everyone into believing they love each other both
tries desperately to persuade the other that they're not in
YOU'RE MY BABY is an engaging contemporary marriage of
convenience drama. The lead couple appears no different
than most protagonists starring in novels with this theme.
However, Andy's jealousy of his unborn "brother" freshens
the tale while providing an enticing side dilemma that many
families face. In her sequel to CLASS ACT, Laura Abbot
furbishes fans with a warm relationship romance.
Reviewed by PNR Group Member
Posted April 18, 2002