Books It Had to Be You by Susan Elizabeth Phillips Paperback, 381 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $12.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleIt Had to Be YouAuthorSusan Elizabeth Phillips Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Other editions available for purchase: Paperback, p. cm., Harpercollins, $5.50, published August 1 1994 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleIt Had to Be YouAuthorSusan Elizabeth Phillips Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Inheriting the Chicago Stars football team, trendy New Yorker Phoebe Somerville knocks heads with Coach Dan Calebow, who resents her meddling as much as she despises his sexist jocularity, until they discover an unlikely attraction for each other. Genres: Romance Historical Fiction Fiction Also by Susan Elizabeth Phillips First Lady Nobody's Baby But Mine Heroes Are My Weakness Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about It Had to Be You 100 Best Books Happy Ever After: 100 Swoon-Worthy Romances July 29, 2015 It's the NPR Books Summer of Love, so to celebrate, we asked our readers to nominate their favorite romances. And the results are in: 100 love stories to help every reader find a happy ever after.