From the bestselling author of Suddenly Royal comes the first in a sparkling new series about America s favorite royal the First Daughter.
Everyone makes mistakes, especially in college. But when you re the daughter of the President of the United States, any little slip up is a huge embarrassment. Maddie McGuire s latest error in judgment lands her in police custody, giving the press a field day. Agreeing to do community service as penance and to restore her tattered reputation, Maddie never dreams incredibly good looking but extremely annoying vice president s son, Jake Simmon, will be along for the ride.
Recently returning from Afghanistan with a life-altering injury, Jake is wrestling with his own demons. He doesn t have the time or patience to deal with the likes of Maddie. They re like oil and water and every time they re together, it s combustible. But there s a thin line between love and hate, and it s not long before their fiery arguments give way to infinitely sexier encounters.
When Jake receives devastating news about the last remaining member of his unit, the darkness he s resisted for so long begins to overwhelm him. Scared to let anyone close, he pushes Maddie away. But she isn t about to give up on Jake that easily. Maddie s fallen for him, and she ll do anything to keep him from the edge as they both discover that love is a battlefield and there are some fights you just can t lose."e;