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Crossing the Line

(The second book in the Jane Taylor series)
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A fake pregnancy, a real baby, and a madcap adventure: This follow-up to The Thin Pink Line is "even better than the first book" (Booklist).

London editor Jane Taylor pretended to be pregnant for months. Now she has rescued an actual abandoned baby - which would have come in handy for keeping up her charade, except that the infant is black and Jane is white. Finally giving up her ruse, Jane comes clean to the people in her life - but she wants to keep this precious little one.

To do that, she'll have to battle Social Services and take on anyone who tries to get in her way, with some help from her ex-boyfriend Tolkien. But as she tries to reassure others - and herself - that she would make a fit mother, it's clear that she'll always be crazy Jane . . .

This is a delightfully comic and touching tale from an author with a "deft touch and sure eye for character" (Elizabeth Letts, New York Times - bestselling author of The Perfect Horse).

Genre: Romance

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Hardback Editions

June 2004 : UK Hardback

Title: CROSSING THE LINE (Mira Hardbacks)
ISBN: 0-373-25062-2 / 978-0-373-25062-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: M & B
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Paperback Editions

February 2015 : USA Paperback

Title: Crossing the Line: A Jane Taylor Novel
Author(s): Lauren Baratz-Logsted
ISBN: 1-62681-759-6 / 978-1-62681-759-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Diversion Books
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May 2005 : UK Paperback

Title: Crossing the Line (Red Dress Ink Novels)
Author(s): Lauren Baratz-Logsted
ISBN: 0-373-89524-0 / 978-0-373-89524-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Red Dress Ink
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Kindle Editions

February 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Crossing the Line
Author(s): Lauren Baratz-Logsted
Publisher: Diversion Books
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