Winning Dr Wentworth is a college sports romance set in Georgia, America.
Shelby Wentworth has returned to small town Sterling after a messy divorce, and has taken an assistant professor’s job as she tries to rebuild her life.
Nash Taylor is a former NFL Quarterback; now retired after an accident, he is the head coach of the Sterling University Bobcats. Back in their youth, Shelby, Nash and current college Dean, Ethan, were an inseparable trio.
Shelby had a crush on Nash which she never forgot, and when she runs into him again the spark is still there. However, it is her sports statistical knowledge that looks like it will be more useful to her current financial predicament than her feelings for a lost love.
A quick easy read for fans of the romance genre who enjoy a twist of college sports.
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She’s benched her heart. His is on injured reserve.
Burned-out and broken-hearted statistics professor, Dr. Shelby Wentworth, returns to her hometown determined to escape the disgrace of a nasty divorce, shake off the taint of her ruined career, and start over. This time she swears she’ll live by the rule ‘don’t get your honey where you get your money.’ But an unexpected reunion with her former high school crush, not only makes her rethink her decision to return home, but also tempts her to break her one rule.
After a career-ending injury and his own disheartening divorce, former NFL quarterback, Nash Taylor, returned to his hometown to become the head coach of the Sterling University Bobcats. When his childhood best friend literally runs into him in the faculty parking lot, he thinks maybe it’s time to put his heart back in the game.
Nash, in the hunt for a division championship, enlists the number-crunching Shelby as his secret weapon. But Nash’s plan to help Shelby regain not only her confidence, but also her financial security backfires and lands Shelby in the same hot water that brought her home in the first place.
Will Shelby let the past dictate the future, or will Nash win her heart on his way to winning the championship?
About the author
Rebecca Heflin is an award-winning author who has dreamed of writing romantic fiction since she was fifteen and her older sister snuck a copy of Kathleen Woodiwiss’ Shanna to her and told her to read it. Rebecca writes women’s fiction and contemporary romance. When not passionately pursuing her dream, Rebecca is busy with her day-job as a practicing attorney.
Rebecca is a member of Romance Writers of America (RWA), Florida Romance Writers, RWA Contemporary Romance, and Florida Writers Association. She and her mountain-climbing husband live at sea level in sunny Florida.