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He wasn't always this rich. This hot. This difficult.
Aaric Christos was a guy who protected me. Wanted me. Maybe even loved me.
That man is gone.
In his place is the most powerful real estate tycoon in the city.
He's a cold, ruthless, aggressive businessman.
The only one who can save me and my start-up from ruin.
It takes every ounce of courage to put my pride aside and ask for his help.
I didn't expect him to offer it easily.
And he doesn't.
Instead he vets me harder than he's vetted anyone.
Don't invest in what you don't know, he says.
He's assessing every piece of me, to the point I've never felt so bare.
I yearn for the boy I once knew, whose touch once craved me.
Putting it all on the line will be worth it, I tell myself.
Until I realize - too late - that some risks are not worth taking.
A sexy new stand-alone contemporary romance by New York Times and USA Today best-selling author Katy Evans.
©2017 Katy Evans (P)2017 S&S Audio
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2 out of 5 stars
By CAROLYN on 06-21-17


I wish I could say I really enjoyed this book as I did with other books from Katy Evans.. but unfortunately I can't.. in fact this book was so different from the other four and five star books she's written, I'm finding it hard to get my head around the fact this actually came from her. I was so eager to listen to this I'd had it on preorder for a while but it was choppy, lacked descriptions, seemed to go on and on with never ending mental musings, had unbelievably bad wording like 'wet' raindrops.. (ugh is there any other kind) and it was disjointed too. The heroine was meant to be a 30 yr old savvy Entrepreneur but she acted more like a whimsical besotted teen and there wasn't enough from the hero's POV (which sadly meant far less Sebastian York than I'd like).

Worth a credit? Now, I neither have skills, talent or patience to write a book so I really try to find the positives.. but, in this case, it was hard - so I think you can guess my answer is no. Audible please tell me this was her first ever book.. or maybe you just got the author's name wrong.. anything so I can go back to auto downloading her work - and, if you're going to tease us with Sebastian York's narration, please don't limit him to just a few short chapters.

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1 out of 5 stars
By SHIRLEY CROSSAN on 06-21-17

Not the usual from Katy.

I'm a fan of Katy and have read and listened to several of her books. This was not my favorite. It felt like so many pieces got left out. If you've not read any of Katy I recommend Remy or Manwhore. Both of those series were much better.

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4 out of 5 stars
By LilleyLoohLah on 12-16-17

It didn’t work for me

Sadly this book didn’t do anything for me, until possibly the last 20% when it got decidedly more interesting. I didn’t really connect with Bryn, I found her to be a little spineless with no particular spark or energy. Aaric on the other hand was a tall drink of water in the desert, I loved him, what’s not to love? He has everything he ever wanted, except Bryn, his one true love. Why then did he not get in touch with her when he made his business a success? The characters didn’t gel together and make me want more for them (until the last few chapters). The story had potential, but sadly it didn’t work for me. The narration I found to be mediocre at best, Elizabeth Louise did nothing to endear me to Bryn. Sebastian York, as ever, perfect.

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3 out of 5 stars
By Susana Silvestre on 06-26-17


Only the last hour is good. I'm very disapointed. I've read a lot of katy's books and was expecting more!

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5 out of 5 stars
By dejoux on 07-02-17

💕Perfect 💕

I have to say I love Elizabeth Louise as a narrator I purchase all her narrated books
The story was fun and due to a 5 hour delay plus a 5 hr flight after i listen to this book from beginning to end in one sitting and it was awesome
Katy Evan I love your books and teamed up with great narrators well like I said perfect 👌

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3 out of 5 stars
By Anonymous User on 12-03-17

Take it or leave it

Could have turned this off half way though. It didn’t feel the characters, or story

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