I am perpetually indecisive about even the most mundane things, and I couldn’t imagine navigating such a huge life decision so quickly. Happily so—and probably more so than most people I know who had nonarranged marriages.The first girl, he said, was “a little too tall,” and the second girl was “a little too short.” Then he met my mom. Let’s look at how I do things, maybe with a slightly less important decision, like the time I had to pick where to eat dinner in Seattle when I was on tour last year.In fact, he doesn't even text you this common line: running late, there in 5 ☺. I asked my dad about this experience, and here’s how he described it: he told his parents he was ready to get married, so his family arranged meetings with three neighboring families. That’s how my dad decided on the person with whom he was going to spend the rest of his life.
The question nagged at me—not least because of my own experiences watching promising relationships peter out over text message—so I set out on a mission.This kind of rigor goes into a lot of my decisionmaking.Whether it’s where I’m eating, where I’m traveling or, God forbid, something I’m buying, like a lot of people in my generation—those in their 20s and 30s—I feel compelled to do a ton of research to make sure I’m getting every option and then making the best choice.A divorced mystery writer with a mysterious stalker and a trio of best friends (whom this trilogy is focused on), one is recently married and the reason Sue meets Jason.Jason, a consummate playboy with a heart of gold, even if it's a little tarnished makes it his business to keep Sue safe and figure out who is behind the threats that Sue has been receiving--threats straight out of her latest novel!