By Lavyrle Spencer
New York Times bestselling writer LaVyrle Spencer deals a narrative approximately falling in love, and discovering the braveness to stick with your desires…
Lee Walker is familiar with it won’t be effortless to begin a brand new existence in a brand new urban. yet she is on a project: to turn out to every person, and to herself, that she will make it right here, operating within the masculine global of the development undefined. while contracting rival Sam Brown deals her a role, Lee is surprised and a bit cautious. Sam’s factors look honorable adequate, whether he doesn’t see her in a strictly specialist mild.
In truth, Sam sees her because the girl she’s consistently was hoping to be—smart, able, hot, humorous and attractive. earlier than she is aware it, Lee is falling head over heels for her boss. yet a part of her is certain that telling Sam approximately her previous may have him backing away, quickly. Now she needs to choose from keeping her bruised and battered heart—or trusting it to a guy whose quiet power simply may perhaps heal it…
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She felt his eyes on her and for a moment had the disquieting impression he was stacking her up against his naked tootsies, wondering how she’d compare. To Lee’s dismay, the memory of her stretch marks emblazoned itself across her mind. ” At the sound of his lazy question her eyes flew up, and she colored as if he’d just spoken an obscenity, then glanced quickly at the old couple in the corner. They were sipping silently, paying no attention whatsoever. “Yes. ” He smiled crookedly. ” She quirked one eyebrow and made the ice cubes bob with a poke of her finger.
They say every woman is attracted to the wrong kind of man at least once in her life. Who knows? ” She tipped her head and studied him closely. He was a highly delicious looking male specimen—she’d grant him that. And his nasty sense of humor didn’t hurt a bit. But Lee reminded herself again that he wasn’t the sort with whom she should be bantering about sexually provocative things. Conversations such as this provoked vibrations that said much more than the mere words, and she was by no means ready for such vibrations again.
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