Series: Chicago Stars

Nobody’s Baby but Mine by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Posted August 4, 2014 by Kate in Liked It, Review / 0 Comments
Nobody’s Baby but Mine by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

So I found this book when I was on the lookout for a secret baby romance I could get behind, and while this book doesn’t really fit into that, because it wasn’t so much a secret, it was a book that dealt with a pregnancy (and one that wasn’t really wanted by one of the parties involved). There were some elements in the book I really liked, and there were some that I didn’t like, but on the whole I have to say I enjoyed the read. Since I normally start with what I liked about a book, I figured I would switch things up and address the things I didn’t like first. Jane is a super smart physics professor and having reached her 30s has a strong desire to have a baby, only she decides to do it on her own but she wants the man to be stupid (yes those are her desires). Basically she wants to insure her baby is normal and not super smart like her so she needs a dumb guy to average out the IQs. I kinda felt like this was ridiculous, and mentioned far to much, it actually really grated on my nerves, maybe it won’t bother some readers but it really bothered me. Second thing I didn’t like, but got over quickly, was that Jane wanted to have this baby completely on her own, and had no intention of ever telling Cal. She literally sabotaged the condom. Totally not okay. I hate […]