Chick Magnet by Emma Barry
From Emma Barry comes a clever romance about a hot veterinarian and a chicken-loving influencer who can’t help but ruffle each other’s feathers.
Nicole Jones needs a fresh start. “Chick Nic” to millions of internet fans, the social media star and her flock of chickens bask in the spotlight—until she’s publicly dumped by a YouTuber for clout. She has no choice but to round up her birds and move on.
But when one of her hens has an emergency, Nic gets her first taste of her new stomping grounds—and it isn’t good. Veterinarian Will Lund is wildly attractive, yes, but he’s also surly. In fact, he comes right out and calls her a menace for parading her chickens on social media.
As neighbors, Nic and Will can’t exactly avoid each other. Then again, maybe they don’t want to. The two can’t deny their smoldering attraction, and it isn’t long before late-night confessions lead to backyard shenanigans.
Is this the start of a neighborly relationship—or could something more be hatching?
Nic has found success by sharing the antics of her chickens on social media however her boyfriend wasn’t content with just ending their relationship, so he tried to destroy her life as well. She has relocated to her grandmother’s hometown looking to escape her past however she has her doubts about the outcome when she meets her cantankerous new neighbor.
Will is struggling professionally and his coping mechanism is to distance himself from everyone and everything he cares about. When Nic moves next door Will finds her equally infuriating and intriguing but despite all the differences between them they support each other through all the challenges they are facing.
You can’t help but feel for Will and the situation he finds himself in as with the help of Nic he makes peace with the twists and turns of life and realizes what truly matters when it comes to life and love.