Eric Mitchell has just been traded to the New York Blades
from New Jersey.
He has just been named one of People Magazine’s
hottest bachelors, which is a coup for any hockey player.
But, he is not playing up to his image in practice
and the guys on the team are starting to wonder why their
beloved defenseman was traded for Eric.
But since Eric’s brother is one of the Blades they
seem to be giving him a hard time but waiting to see what
One of the ways that the team is hoping to improve his image
is to expand on the People Magazine’s coverage and they have
gotten him a spot on a daytime soap.
It happens to be one that most of the team watches in
their downtime so it just might win the teammates over.
Monica is a
leading soap opera actress and is pretty good at acting.
Her recent image seems to be in the troubled position
of having a newcomer come in and take over her starlet role.
But, with the help of her publicist she and Eric
start to date as a means to help both careers.
What will happen if they both want to take it further
Especially if Monica is suddenly in fear of her job by a new
can’t act, fake boobed actress who will do anything to get a
another hockey player that Ms. Martin has put into my
While I thoroughly enjoyed
Power Play I
was a little miffed at how Monica kept putting off Eric even
when he was obviously being the good guy.
But, that did play into the story.
I found the look into daytime soaps and the spoof of
plot lines to be a “hoot”.
I continue to love Ms. Martin’s hockey player studly
gave me another one of those.
I look forward to her next book in this series.