"A contemporary romance superstar" --"Kirkus " SHE KNOWS BETTER THAN TO SAY "I DO" After a humiliating end to her engagement, investment banker Sidney Sinclair is done with commitment-phobic men. But when her sister winds up engaged after a whirlwind courtship, Sidney is thrown into close contact with exactly the kind of sexy playboy she wants to avoid--the gorgeous best man. She's stuck with him, for better or worse, until her sister walks down the aisle, but that doesn't mean she has to give in to his smooth advances, no matter how tempting they are...BUT HE MAKES IT HARD TO SAY "I DON'T" Special agent Vaughn Roberts always gets his man on the job and his woman in bed. So Sidney's refusal to fall for his charms only makes him more determined to win over the cool and confident redhead. Only what starts out as a battle of wills ends up as a serious play for her heart. Because the one woman who refuses to be caught may be the only one Vaughn can't live without... A "New York Time"s Bestseller A "USA Today" Bestseller A "Publishers Weekly" Bestseller
After graduating from law school, New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Julie James clerked for the United States Court of Appeals in Jacksonville, Florida. She then practiced law with one of the nation's largest firms for several years until she began writing screenplays. After Hollywood producers optioned two of her scripts, she decided to leave the practice of law to write full-time.
In 2011, Julie was named "Romance's New It Girl" by RT Book Reviews magazine and listed on the American Library Association's Reading List for Top Genre Novels. She is the author of a Booklist Top 10 Romance of the Year and one of Cosmopolitan magazine's Red Hot Reads. Julie's novels also were chosen as the Best Contemporary Romances in the 2011 and 2012 All About Romance Readers' Poll.
Julie James lives with her husband and two children in Chicago, where she is currently working on her next novel.