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Up Close [Kindle Edition]

Debra Webb
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

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Book Description

Abby Wade is a New York City woman through and through. Her career as one of UP CLOSE magazine’s top writers is her life. Who needs a complicated relationship? Abby has never once heard the ticking of any biological clock. Her life is perfect just the way it is…until she is sent to a small southern town to cover a local hero. How could the warm-hearted, eccentric folks of a small town have her questioning the future she has chosen?

Matthew Stone lives in the house his grandfather built. He’s just a regular guy who loves his work as a jack-of-all-trades handyman for the folks in his small Tennessee hometown. He does not consider himself a hero. As a volunteer firefighter, rescuing the children from a burning house was his duty. When he is chosen as hometown hero of the month for a national magazine, he would rather do most anything than be interrogated by some hotshot big city reporter…he doesn’t see falling for her coming. The fire that ignites between them is a definite four-alarm!

Though Debra Webb has distinguished herself as an author of romantic suspense, she began her career writing sassy and spicy romances for Kensington’s Precious Gems. For the first time these heartfelt stories, which were sold only in Walmart for one short month, are available as ebooks.

Product Details

  • File Size: 287 KB
  • Print Length: 171 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Pink House Press; 2 edition (September 19, 2011)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B005O58STG
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Not Enabled
  • Lending: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #94,663 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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14 of 17 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Another Webb Gem! February 26, 2012
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I'm snatching up everything Webb writes and nothing has let me down yet. I loved this book, I read it in an afternoon. Abby doesn't want to fall in love, she's consumed with her career and a cover story on a small town hero is just what she needs for her career, and her personal life too, even though she doesn't know it. A great tale of growth and love, with just the right amount of fun!
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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Up Close October 15, 2012
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I have read quite a few of Debra Webbs books, but this one did not grab me. Quite boring and took a lot of will power to stay with it and finish it, which I only did as there was nothing else on a rainy day. Sorry, but not her best effort.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Up Close September 8, 2012
By colors
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I like Debra Webbs style of writing usually, for I have read a lot of her
books. For me this was not one of her better ones. It rates more than a 3 due
to her character development, but it just didn't grab me and hold my interest like
her other books.
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2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Nice, romantic story May 30, 2012
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I love love stories. This is a story of a New York die hard and a small town hero. How they meet and how love grows and changes their lives. I like Debra Webb. She is a great story teller.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Untitled November 23, 2014
By V
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I love romance, but I dislike when you writers make females do stupid stuff. But since you gave me good romance. I will forgive you.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Up Close January 30, 2013
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I have yet to find one of Debra Webbs books that I don't like, I started with her books in the Colby series and I've recommended her books to anyone interested in reading such good books.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars I liked Up Close January 29, 2013
By Maryann
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This was a fast-read book. I enjoyed it a lot because it was a fast-read. Sometimes you just need something to read that isn't too involved.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars GREAT AUTHOR August 12, 2013
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
3.0 out of 5 stars Worth Reading
Not the most amazing book ever written but a fun read. You will enjoy it & it was free. I like Debra Webb as an author & her name was the reason I downloaded the book.
Published 2 months ago by Kindle Customer
5.0 out of 5 stars Hot Sexy Fun!
When Abby travels to a small town following a story. She begins to focus on the story. But somewhere along the way, the lines blur between them. Read more
Published 9 months ago by Goofy Country Mommelia
5.0 out of 5 stars Another great read
I love Debra Webb's books, she is one of my new favorite writers. This is only my second read by her but definitely a must read!
Published 9 months ago by J.McClanahan
4.0 out of 5 stars Up Close
This was a good story also, but geared more to the female readers I think. However I did enjoy it.
Published 15 months ago by William H. Cloose
5.0 out of 5 stars Great!
This is a good story with a surprise ending. Not about compromise but giving to each other. Lots of action and what I call dancing around. Read more
Published 16 months ago by Mary H. Crowe
4.0 out of 5 stars Close & Personal
I enjoy Webb's books. I first read her mystery series which I really enjoyed. UP CLOSE is a love story & she develops it so that you feel with the charachers.
Published 18 months ago by Book Lover
5.0 out of 5 stars A great read!
I have fallen in love with Debra Webb's writing! This was a good whodoneit that kept me guessing up until the end. A great novel and a fast read. I couldn't put it down.
Published 21 months ago by Darlene Daly
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More About the Author

DEBRA WEBB, born in Alabama, wrote her first story at age nine and her first romance at thirteen. It wasn't until she spent three years working for the military behind the Iron Curtain-and a five-year stint with NASA-that she realized her true calling. A collision course between suspense and romance was set. Since then she has penned more than 100 novels including her internationally bestselling Colby Agency series. Her debut romantic thriller series, Faces of Evil, propelled Debra to the top of the bestselling charts, including USA Today, for an unparalleled twenty-four weeks and garnered critical acclaim from reviewers and readers alike. Don't miss a single installment of this fascinating and chilling series!

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