Thursday, October 30, 2014

Review + Giveaway: One in a Million by Jill Shalvis

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Genre: Contemporary Romance
Release: October 14, 2014


As the brains behind wedding site, Callie sees it all: from the ring to the dress, the smiles . . . to the tears. It's that last part that keeps her single and not looking. Getting left at the altar will do that to a girl. But when Callie returns to her old hometown, she finds that her sweet high school crush is sexier than ever. And he makes it hard to remember why she's sworn off love . . .

Tanner is a deep-sea diver with a wild, adrenaline-junkie past—and now his teenage son is back in his life. How can Tanner be a role model when he's still paying for his own mistakes? It's hard enough that gorgeous Callie has appeared in town like a beautiful dream, challenging his best-laid plans to keep his heart on lockdown. Though there's something about being around her again that makes him feel like he can be the man she—and his son—deserve. Little Lucky Harbor holds their past; can it hold a beautiful new future?


Does it feel like the end of an era? Because it feels like the end of an era… One in a Million marks the 12th and final book of the Lucky Harbor series—one of my all-time favorite book series. When there are so many books in a series they can sometime get a bit stale (expect you JD Robb, nothing but mad love for the In Death books). The plots get repetitive and the characters no longer hold your interest, but Jill Shalvis comes back each time with a fresh idea full of panty melting alphas and endearing, feisty as hell female leads. I think she's able to pull that all off because she releases a batch of three books at a time. All twelve books are based in Lucky Harbor and you see familiar faces, but each set of three focuses solely on three new couples and sets of conflicts.

One in a Million finishes the Lucky Harbor Charter guys and their ladies with Tanner and Callie.

Tanner and Callie are both originally from Lucky Harbor and even though Callie eventually moved away I don't think she ever lost that crush she had on Tanner back in high school. Callie was the geeky smart girl who did the athletes homework… Tanner was the athlete, star football player. Now-a-days Callie runs her own business focusing on weddings despite her own negative experience with her own almost wedding, so understandably she's a bit skittish and deals with the fear of rejection. Tanner is former Navy SEAL, an adrenaline junkie—like any alpha male would be—and runs Lucky Harbor Charters with his three best friends (that you can read about in the 10th and 11th books). On top of all that his ex has decided she no longer has the time to raise their 15 year old son and the responsibility has fallen to Tanner, but he is all over it. I really enjoyed reading the scenes between Tanner and his unruly teenage son Troy and then bonding scenes between Troy and Callie.

Something you'll get a lot of in this book is Lucille and more of her crazy antics. As Lucky Harbor's resident matchmaker and all around gossip master, she has set all her energy on her granddaughter who came back into town to make sure she hasn't gone completely crazy, and that lucky girl is Callie. I love how Jill Shalvis seamlessly tied Callie back into Lucky Harbor and attached Lucille to her story. As always, Lucille is up to her scheming ways, but it's all for the greater good of course, and some fun things happen to Lucille as well. Lucky Harbor fans will definitely not want to miss this book, not only because Lucille surprises us all once again, but because Lucky Harbor really is the place to get lucky… And of course I mean that in every way possible! *wink wink*

Written Revelry gives One in a Million a 4 of out 5!


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Interview + Givaway: Jill Shalvis

Hi, Jill! Thank you so much for stopping by, and congrats on the release of One in a Million!

 In honor of Callie, What is your favorite part/thing about weddings, and why?  

Definitely the romance of it all!  Seeing the excitement – and nerves – between the bride and groom (which I initially typed as hero and heroine lol!)

I've always been fascinated by the research that goes into writing a book. Did you come across anything challenging/funny/interesting while researching for One in a Million?

Lots!!!  Here’s a few: 
1. Hey, brides, tuck a sugar cube into your glove -- according to Greek culture, the sugar will sweeten your union.
2. The English believe a spider found in a wedding dress means good luck. Yikes!
3. In English tradition, Wednesday is considered the "best day" to marry, although Monday is for wealth and Tuesday is for health.
4. The groom carries the bride across the threshold to bravely protect her from evil spirits lurking below.
5. Saturday is the unluckiest wedding day, according to English folklore. Funny -- it's the most popular day of the week to marry!  -- (from
Now that you're finished with the Lucky Harbor series (insert pout here), do you have plans for another series? If so, can you give us a couple hints as to what it will be about?

it will have hot heroes.  J  I’m sorry, I’m on strict gag order here.  I’ll be announcing the new series shortly after the holidays, I promise!

Continuing on with talk about series, I love the small town, middle of nowhere feel of Animal Magnetism. From what I understand book 6 will be coming out within the next year, can tell us a bit about Darcy and AJ? Also, how many more books can we look out for in the AM series? 

Darcy and AJ’s story is called STILL THE ONE and let’s just say that neither Darcy nor AJ saw it coming. J

Okay, one last super important question, what's the last song you listened to on repeat? 

Ed Sheeran’s Don’t.  I heart him.
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New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Jill Shalvis lives in a small town in the Sierras full of quirky characters. Any resemblance to the quirky characters in her books is, um, mostly coincidental. Look for Jill’s sexy contemporary and award-winning books wherever romances are sold and click on the blog button above for a complete book list and daily blog detailing her city-girl-living-in-the-mountains adventures.
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Interview + Giveaway: Julie Brannagh

**Read my review of Covering Kendall HERE!**

As you all know, I'm a football fan. Even more than that, I looooove, dare I say luuuurve, me some hometown football. When I was asked to read Covering Kendall, a tale containing two of my favorite things: hometown football and romance-- I jumped on the chance to review it.  

And now, as a little bonus, take a gander at my interview with the master mind behind Covering Kendall, USA Best Selling Author Julie Brannagh!

Hi, Julie! Congrats on the release of Covering Kendall and thank you for taking the time to answer some questions! : )
Thank you for inviting me. I’m so excited to be here!
Kendall and Drew met in a bookstore, and both enjoy the occasional book versus what's on their e-readers. What is the last actual book you bought and read from a bookstore? Do you prefer the turning of pages to the swiping of a screen?
Believe it or not, I’m trying to remember the last actual book I bought from a bookstore. We gave our little cousin Leticia books for her first birthday last year – does that count? She loved Goodnight Moon and Pat the Bunny!
I got my first Kindle four years ago for Christmas. I LOVE IT. I upgraded to the Paperwhite a couple of years ago. I’m pretty much exclusive to the E-reader now. I still love print books, but the ability to bring an entire library with me wherever I go is wonderful.
I, like you, live in Washington and love football (Go Hawks!). I noticed that Drew and his teammates visit the local children’s hospital, much like real-life Seahawks player Russell Wilson. Do you draw a lot of what the Sharks do from the Seahawks? Are any of your characters loosely based of any Seahawks players? And… do we see another Super Bowl win in the Sharks future?
Go Hawks!
I read various sports websites and publications every day. The Sharks’ adventures spring from many, many sources. I know there are plenty of players around the league who visit children in the hospital, but sending my team to Children’s on their day off each week was pretty much irresistible due to Russell Wilson’s great example! Some characters stroll into my mind fully-formed. Others are a slow, painstaking process. All are imaginary.
The Sharks have already gone to the “big game” once. If I get the go-ahead to write more books in the Sharks series, I think there may be more playoffs in their future!
I’m always curious how authors see their characters. If Covering Kendall were made into a movie, which actor and actress would you like to see playing Drew and Kendall?
Hmmm. Drew: Long blond hair, piercing blue eyes, looks like a modern-day Viking? Chris Hemsworth would be perfect for the movie! ;-)
Kendall’s a little tougher. My publisher asks me to submit photos of people I think look like my characters so the art department can get a sense of what I was thinking about when I wrote them. I know what Kendall looks like, but the only actress I could think of that might come close to what was in my head is Amanda Peet.
Now about the writing process. Do you have any strange writing habits/traditions (like favorite writing pants, songs that inspire you, etc.)?
I have all kinds of strange writing habits and traditions.  Here are a few examples.
I write at home in my office wearing a nightgown and big socks. One of the best gifts anyone ever gave me was a fleece ruana; I wrap up in it while I’m working, too. I know I have a new book to write when the characters start talking in my head.  It’s even better when they start arguing with each other; I need to tell their story!
Other authors can do stuff like go to a coffee shop and write. I need to be by myself when I work. I also listen to a wide variety of music while I’m working. I’m the weirdo that listens to Christmas music year-round on Pandora. When I’m not listening to Silent Night in July, I’m listening to everything from C-89 in Seattle (KNHC-FM – dance music streamed worldwide!) to classical music to whatever I can find on YouTube that reflects my current mood. I listen to everything from dino rock to whatever’s most recent. And I turn it up!
I always pick at least one song to listen to while I’m writing because it reminds me of my characters and the story. While I was writing Drew and Kendall, I listened to John Legend’s “All of Me”. Oddly enough, I kept listening to it while I was writing HOLDING HOLLY. I listened to the Foo Fighters’ “The Best of You” when I wrote CHASING JILLIAN.
Some authors are very organized (plotters). Others are like me: Pantsers. We sit down at the desk each morning and just start writing. I have had to change my process over the past year because I have deadlines and need a plan, for instance. I have at least a working plot and know who my characters are when I’m writing now. I didn’t figure out how COVERING KENDALL was going to end until two days before I wrote, “The End”, however…
Finally, GoodReads and Amazon show that you have a book coming out in March—Chasing Jillian. Can you tell us a little bit about Chasing Jillian? This will be book 5 in the Love and Football series, do you have plans for more in this particular series, or have you thought about branching out? Possibly with other sports?
CHASING JILLIAN is probably the most difficult book I have written because of the subject matter. I wrote the book in a period of weeks – I couldn’t stop writing until I was done with the story. Jillian tugged at my heart. I thought she was the one who needed a happily ever after the most, but as I wrote, I realized that Seth needed a woman who would love him for who he is for the rest of her life. Seth and Jillian’s story is unlike any other book I have written so far. I hope readers will love it – and them!
I hope to write more Sharks books in the future. We’ll see! I do know that anything else I write will be based in Seattle. I love my hometown, and I hope my readers will fall in love with it, too!
Well, I can't wait to see what the future holds for the Sharks! Thanks again, Julie!
Thank YOU.  If  any of your readers would like to find out a bit more about me, I’m at I have an author Facebook page, and I’m on Twitter at @julieinduvall. I love to hear from readers!
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Julie Brannagh has been writing since she was old enough to hold a pencil. She lives in a small town near Seattle, where she once served as a city council member and owned a yarn shop. She shares her home with a wonderful husband, two uncivilized Maine Coons and a rambunctious chocolate Lab. When she’s not writing, she’s reading, or armchair-quarterbacking her favorite NFL team from the comfort of the family room couch. Julie is a Golden Heart finalist and the author of contemporary sports romances.
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Review + Giveaway: Covering Kendall by Julie Brannagh

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Genre: Contemporary Romance

Release: October 21, 2014


Love & Football #4
Kendall Tracy, General Manager of the San Francisco Miners, is not one for rash decisions or one-night stands. But when she finds herself alone in a hotel room with a heart-stoppingly gorgeous man-who looks oddly familiar-Kendall throws her own rules out the window…and they blow right back into her face.

Drew McCoy should look familiar, he's a star player for her team's archrival the Seattle Sharks. Which would basically make Drew and Kendall the Romeo and Juliet of professional football…well, without all the dying. Not that it's an issue. They agree to pretend their encounter never happened. Nothing good can come from it anyway, right? Drew's not so sure.

Kendall may be all wrong, but he can't stop thinking about her and he finds that some risks are worth taking. Because the stakes are always highest when you're playing for keeps.


Covering Kendall was my first Julie Brannagh book and I definitely plan on reading more… I’m just bummed it took me till her 4th book to discover her and that I didn’t start sooner!
There were a couple of things that drew me to this book: It’s based in the state I live in (and y’all know how much I love that), I luuuuuurve football (GO HAWKS!), and I really wanted to read a story that had a strong, successful female lead—Covering Kendall delivered on every level. In a world of 50 Shades-esque books (which, again, y’all know I LOVE), it was really refreshing to read such a sweet and heartfelt book.

Drew is an extremely compassionate and humble guy—great head on his shoulders. Kendall is a driven, headstrong woman who handles herself well in a world dominated by men, and she does it with such poise. It’s easy to see why they connected so well, so fast… and the heat between the sheets didn’t hurt either. Their struggle though comes in the form of being on opposite sides of rival teams and living in different states. Julie could ultimately lose her job if word gets out about them and the fans probably won’t take the news of Drew being with a San Fran Miners GM very well either.

Throughout the book Drew and Kendall battle the issues that surround their secret relationship with mini subplots thrown in for fun: the power struggle of finding a new San Fran GM, dealing with a player’s bad PR, a sweet boy named Nolan, and Drew’s parents—who are adorable. Towards the end there’s a curve ball thrown their way and I’m so glad that Julie added the epilogue to tie up the loose ends; it rounds out the book so nicely.

Written Revelry gives Covering Kendall a 4 out of 5!


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Tuesday, October 28, 2014

New Release + Giveaway: All Broke Down by Cora Carmack

All Broke DownGenre: New Adult Contemporary Romance
Release: October 28, 2014

All Broke Down
Book 2 in The Rusk University Series

In this second book in New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Cora Carmack’s New Adult, Texas-set Rusk University series, which began with ALL LINED UP, a young woman discovers that you can’t only fight for what you believe in . . . sometimes you have to fight for what you love

Dylan fights for lost causes. Probably because she used to be one.

Environmental issues, civil rights, corrupt corporations, and politicians—you name it, she’s probably been involved in a protest. When her latest cause lands her in jail overnight, she meets Silas Moore. He’s in for a different kind of fighting. And though he’s arrogant and infuriating, she can’t help being fascinated with him. Yet another lost cause.

Football and trouble are the only things that have ever come naturally to Silas. And it’s trouble that lands him in a cell next to do-gooder Dylan. He’s met girls like her before—fixers, he calls them, desperate to heal the damage and make him into their ideal boyfriend. But he doesn’t think he’s broken, and he definitely doesn’t need a girlfriend trying to change him. Until, that is, his anger issues and rash decisions threaten the only thing he really cares about, his spot on the Rusk University football team. Dylan might just be the perfect girl to help.

Because Silas Moore needs some fixing after all.

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I think I get it then. That decision I saw in her eyes back in the kitchen. That’s what this, what I’m about for her, too. I’m just another part of whatever rebellion she started earlier today. About doing what she wants, not what’s expected of her.
“We’re not talking about me, though,” she says. “So you went to meet your friend, and then what happened?”
She keeps her eyes down as she picks up the gauze and begins winding it snugly around the knuckles of one hand, and then the other.
“He said the wrong thing.”
“Which was?”
“Dylan.” Now it’s her that’s pushing too hard. I didn’t want to talk about things with my friends, and I won’t talk about them with her, either, no matter how gorgeous she is.
“I’ll guess. You were mad about what he did, and he wasn’t sorry.”
“This isn’t middle school, Pickle. He didn’t hurt my feelings. He said some shit he had no business saying, and it pissed me off. The end.”
“But you don’t think some of that anger stems from what you feel is a betrayal of your friendship?”
She finishes taping down the last of the gauze, but doesn’t let go of my hand.
“I think you’re analyzing me again. Making things more complicated than they are.”
“And I think you’re just a guy who doesn’t like to admit he has feelings.” She drags out the word, teasing me with some goofy smile on her face. I turn my hand over so I can clutch her wrist. I curlmy other bandaged hand around her waist and pull her closer.
“I feel plenty of things.”
The teasing stops. She swallows.
“I wasn’t talking about that kind of feeling.”
With her standing and me sitting, I’m eye level with her chest. I see the sharp rise and fall as she sucks in a breath. I want her in my lap again, straddling me this time.
“Doesn’t mean we can’t talk about that kind of feeling. Or experiment with it.”
“Is that Stella girl an ex?”
I cough, surprised. My throat twists uncomfortably, and it takes me a couple of solid breaths to get a hold on myself.
“Ah, no. Stella and I have never dated.”
“Have you—”
“Do you ever run out of questions?”
“Not ever.” She turns playful again, and I’m done doing this the careful way. If she wants a rebellion, I’ll be the one to give it to her. I want her against me, and I’m tired of waiting.
I pull her forward, insinuating my knees between hers, and her body naturally follows, settling across my thighs. Her lips part, but she catches herself before she gasps this time. I keep her steady with my hands at her waist and say, “I’ll make you a deal. A question for a kiss.”
Tentatively, she lays her palms against my shoulders. They rest there, her grip light and casual. She ponders my offer for a moment, and it drives me mad that she can do that while our hips are inches away from alignment.
“Okay then. Are you—”
I cut her off. “Not so fast, Dylan Brenner. I’ve already answered one question. We’ve got to settle up first.”
I wrap her braid around my hand like I’ve been waiting to do all night, and I use it to pull her head back just enough that I can crush my mouth against hers.

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HeadshotAbout Cora Carmack: Cora Carmack is a twenty-something writer who likes to write about twenty-something characters. She's done a multitude of things in her life-- boring jobs (like working retail), Fun jobs (like working in a theatre), stressful jobs (like teaching), and dream jobs (like writing). She enjoys placing her characters in the most awkward situations possible, and then trying to help them get a boyfriend out of it. Awkward people need love, too. Her first book, LOSING IT, was a New York Times and USA Today bestseller.      

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Review & Giveaway: Alex: A Cold Fury Hockey Novel by Sawyer Bennett

Genre: New Adult Contemporary, Romance
Release: October 14th, 2014

Hockey star Alexander Crossman has a reputation as a cold-hearted player on and off the rink. Pushed into the sport by an alcoholic father, Alex isn't afraid to give fans the proverbial middle finger, relishing his role as the MVP they love to hate. Management, however, isn't so amused. Now Alex has a choice: fix his public image through community service or ride the bench. But Alex refuses to be molded into the Carolina Cold Fury poster boy . . . not even by a tempting redhead with killer curves.

As a social worker, Sutton Price is accustomed to difficult people—like Alex, who's been assigned to help her create a drug-abuse awareness program for at-risk youth as part of the team's effort to clean up his image. What she doesn't expect is the arrogant smirk from his perfect lips to stir her most heated fantasies. But Sutton isn't one to cross professional boundaries—and besides, Alex doesn't do relationships . . . or does he? The more she sees behind Alex's bad-boy façade, the more Sutton craves the man she uncovers.

Sawyer Bennett is an author that I randomly discovered while browsing Amazon, and I'm so glad I found her. She has a way of balancing the scorchingly sexy and romantically sweet elements of story to make one great read—and Alex definitely lives up to that.

I've recently been pulled into books with the sporty element, and why not? These athletes are paid to take care of their bodies and I can for sure get behind that. They're also a little bit, or a lot, cocky, demanding and successful. Now that is hot… and where Alex Crossman comes in.

Alex is all of the above—nice body, successful, a whole lot cocky… and an asshole. He's also the typical commitment-phobe who doesn't form emotional attachments, especially to women. No rings, no strings, seems to be his motto. But can you blame a guy who grew up with an asshole father? He takes the whole "stage mom/dad" to a new level, and unfortunately some of that assholery (yes, today that's a word) was passed down to Alex. Sutton also grew up, and was abandoned, by an asshole, but she was able to overcome that, and I think that's what ultimately draws Alex to Sutton—aside from her looks. Their similar pasts allow Sutton to empathize while giving sympathy without pity… because, man, that guy does not do well with pity.

Some of the things I loved about Alex were the appearances made by Sutton's family and their (Alex and Sutton) flirty texting. Sutton is a very patient, understanding, completely loyal and supportive person—her family is the same way. Her brother Glenn is the sweetest freakin' kid (who brought sweet tears to my eyes on multiple occasions), and Sutton's love and devotion to her family is such an attractive quality to Alex. He may be a little bitter and envious, but you can see how much he admires her because of it.

I think a lot of women fantasize about being that one woman to change/tame the bad boy. To turn the ladies man into a one woman man, and Alex is very much that, but I love the journey. You get both points of view in Alex, which helps you understand the characters demons and motivations. There's another bad boy and fellow Cold Fury teammate, Garrett, who makes a couple appearances and I can't wait to read about how he gets the girl in the next Cold Fury Hockey Novel.

Written Revelry gives Alex 5 out of 5.
This book will have you experiencing an array of emotions. Irritation at asshole Alex. Admiration for everything Sutton does. A few tears (good and sad) from Alex's boneheaded-ness to Alex's sweet and tender side. And throw in quite a few laughs whenever Garrett is involved!


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Cover Reveal & Giveaway: All I Want by J. Daniels

Title: All I Want
Series: Alabama Summer #2
 Release: November 24, 2014
Luke Evans is a heartbreaker.

I didn’t want to give mine to him. Not when he kept me out.

He gave me enough, just enough to make me fall in love with him. I say this to convince myself. But I know the truth.

I would’ve fallen in love with him at a distance.

Handing my heart over to Luke was the easiest thing I’ve ever done. I was naive when I wished for more, when I hoped he wanted the same things I did.

I try to hate him. I try to forget him.

But it’s not that easy. 

Love is a ruthless bitch, and I’m her latest victim.

Tessa Kelly is a man-eater.

When she sets her sights on you, she doesn’t just consume your heart, she goes for your soul.

What we had was perfect, real, and all I would ever want.

But she destroyed it.

She destroyed us.

I try to hate her. I try to forget her.

But it’s not that easy.

Love is for people who have hope, and I have none.

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J. Daniels was born and raised in Maryland.

After putting her kids to bed, she escapes into her cheeky world where some of her characters kiss, and some of them do a lot more than kiss.

She is an avid reader and enjoys everything from unconventional romance to fantasy novels.

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Cover Reveal & Excerpt: Icy Pretty Love by L.A. Rose

Genre: NA Romance
Author: L.A. Rose
Release Date: November 15th, 2014


Glass-doll beauty. A shy, proper smile. Georgette Montgomery is the perfect billionaire’s fiancé.

Or she would be, if she existed.

A dark past. A smile that hides everything. At nineteen, Rae Grove escapes her disaster life by pretending to be other people—specifically, whoever the man paying her that night wants her to be.

Until she’s offered enough money for a one-way ticket to a better life. All she has to do is fly to Paris and pretend to be the fiancé of young business tycoon Cohen Ashworth for one month. Within an hour of meeting Cohen, Rae knows three things about him:

1. He hates everyone and everything.

2. He has abundant wit and a knife-sharp tongue.

3. He uses 2 to make everyone aware of 1.

Before long, Rae’s determined to crack open his unbreakable shell. Cohen’s determined to stay unbroken. 

But no one escapes unscathed when two opposite worlds collide.


“So you want me to change.” His jaw is taut.

“You need to change, or you’re not going to get what you want.” He needs to hear it. “And you’re going to be miserable your whole life—”

“I don’t know how to change!” he yells.

I stop, half-expecting the divider separating us from the driver to roll down, but it doesn’t. We’re still alone in the backseat. I should be afraid, I should be recoiling the way I do whenever a man raises his voice to me. But when I reach for the fear, I don’t find it.

All I find is…pity?

“I know what I am. What I’m like.” His voice cracks, just slightly, but he masters it. “If I could be different, I would. Do you understand that? I’m not like you. I can’t slip on someone else’s persona like changing my clothes.”

That stupid twinge of pity turns into a full-fledged needle. I’m very familiar with that shadow in his voice, because it’s been in my heart for years. Self-loathing. At least I can escape myself by being other people. He doesn’t even have that luxury.

Stop it, Rae. Don’t you dare feel sorry for him. He has everything you’ve ever wanted, remember?

“That’s bullshit,” I say bluntly. “You can change. Anyone can change. No matter how long they’ve been…bad. No matter what their past is like.”

I have to believe that.

“Show me.”


He turns his full gaze directly on me, and I lose myself for a brief second in those ice eyes. “Show me how to be someone else. You do it so easily. You’re getting paid enough, I might as well get some use out of you.”

“You mean like…give you nice lessons?”

He grimaces. “I’d rather we didn’t call it that.”

“Well…” I hesitate.

“Please,” he says emotionlessly. And if I had to bet on it, I’d say it was damn near the first time that word had passed through those perfect lips.
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L.A. Rose recently made it out of college alive and with an English degree. She's a habitual beach bum, a cuteness aficionado, and a not-quite-recovered romance addict. She's a big believer in laughter as medicine and steaminess as...more medicine. You can never have enough medicine. Her next new adult book, Icy Pretty Love, will be out 11/15/2014.