Love on Trial – The latest contemporary romance series by P.C. Zick begins here. The Rivals in Love series follows the Crandall siblings of Chicago. Each of them enjoys successful careers, but they forgot one thing along the way–love. Follow each one as they discover how much they’ve been missing.
Jude Crandall brings justice to criminals as a prosecutor in Chicago. Malik Moore goes to work for a large law firm, also in Chicago. When they meet on opposite sides of the courtroom for the trial of a man who drove drunk and killed an innocent victim, the sparks fly in this sweet contemporary romance.
Jude and Malik despise one another . . .at first. But their dogs, Jude’s Clyde–a Boston terrier–and Malik’s Suzanne–a Jack Russell–fall hopelessly in love when Jude and Malik walk them in the park. Then Jude’s mother, a privileged Italian who wants her eldest child married, and Malik’s mother, an Iranian immigrant, who wants her only child married, meet while assisting Syrian refugees in Chicago.
The two are forced together by their dogs and their mothers and discover they have more in common than they realized. But first they must overcome the prejudices and stubbornness before love across the aisle can win.
Love on Trial is the first novel in the Rivals in Love sweet contemporary romance series. Rivals in Love showcases the Crandall family siblings who are all in successful careers. But they forgot one thing while becoming rising stars. They forgot all about love. Their father a U.S. Senator has aspirations for high office, but their mother, the heir to a fortune, only wants her children married and with children.