who runs her professional life with the precision of a Swiss watch. After
catching her latest boyfriend cheating, she decides it’s time to take her
dating life as seriously as she does her business. She swears off the bad boys
and strategically maps out a plan to find an honest, attractive man to become
her life partner.
As she works her way through a summer of dates ranging from crazy to plain
boring, she begins to wonder if her soulmate’s even on the same coast. Her
foolish emotional spirit secretly yearns for the sexy Ohio dermatologist she
met on a trip to Hawaii last year. The one who she insists is “just a friend,”
because she refused to engage in a long-distance relationship.
Will her heart overrule her head and move this California girl to the Midwest?
a 2016 InD’tale RONE Finalist in the Chick Lit Category
Butler is an award winning
novelist living in the Virginia suburbs of Washington, DC. She holds a Master’s
Degree in Public Administration and Policy, and her history includes a long
list of writing and editing for dry but illuminating professional newsletters,
and windy papers on public policy. The leap to novel writing was simply a
creative outlet for Ellen’s over active and romantic imagination to run wild.
She is an admitted chocoholic and confesses to a penchant for shoe shopping
for Love won The
Romance Reviews Readers’ Choice Award for Romantic Comedy and you can find the
entire Love, California Style trilogy on Amazon and other
major eBook retailers. Book club questions for Ellen’s novels can be found on