From the author of The FoolA??s Tale and I, Iago comes a disarmingly charming and warm-hearted A??romcomA? about a woman, her dog, and the man who has to prove that he is good enough for both of them.
Sara Renault fired Rory OA??Connor from his part-time job at a Boston art museum, and in response, RoryA??an Irish actor secretly nursing a crush on his beautiful bossA??threw caution to the wind, leaned over, and kissed her. Now Sara and Rory are madly in love.
When RoryA??s visa runs out on the cusp of his big Hollywood break, Sara insists that he marry her to get a green card. In a matter of weeks theyA??ve gone from being friendly work colleagues to a live-in couple, and itA??s all grand . . . except for SaraA??s dog, Cody, who had been a gift from SaraA??s sociopath ex-boyfriend. SaraA??s over-attachment to her dog is the only thing she and Rory fight about.
When Rory scores both his green card and the lead role in an upcoming TV pilot, he and Sara (and Cody) prepare to move to Los Angeles. But just before their departure, Cody is kidnapped by SaraA??s exA??and it is entirely RoryA??s fault. Sara is furious and broken-hearted. Desperate to get back into SaraA??s good graces, Rory takes off and tracks Cody and the dog-napper to North Carolina. Can Rory rescue Cody and convince Sara that they belong togetherA??with CodyA??as a family? First theyA??ll need to survive a madcap adventure that takes them all across the heartland of America.
Stepdog is a refreshing and hilarious romantic comedy that asks: How far would you go for the one you love?