He’s dirty – no chaser.
Billionaire Hunter Knox hired me to save his family bourbon business: I’ve won the big pitch, but now trouble is only just beginning. I’m on a tightrope trying to keep my career from crashing out like a coed after a dozen jaeger shots, and I’ve made it clear to Hunter, our sexy one-night fling can’t be repeated.
So what does the guy do? Turns around and starts dating my sister.
Pour me a double.
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My finger hovered over the button as I considered what to send him next.
I briefly considered a topless pic before discarding that idea; if someone from work ever found our dirty texts, I could claim someone else had sent them from my phone, but how that hypothetical someone had got their hands on a topless shot of me would be much harder to explain away.
I filed that idea away for a day in the future when I worked at a company where my colleagues weren’t untrustworthy sexist shitheads, and sent ‘miss u’ instead.
I immediately regretted it.
Not because it wasn’t true, but because it wasn’t sexy. And since our night together, Hunter and I had been keeping our conversations strictly sexy, and far, far away from feelings territory.
The phone rang.
Shit, had that been too much? Was he calling to say I should back off? Had he rethought things completely?
Calm the fuck down, I told myself sternly. You sent him a two word text, not a dozen roses. It’s not a big deal.
I answered the phone. “Hey.”
“Hey, Ally.” I could hear the smile in his voice. “It’s good to actually talk to you. I’ve missed you too.”
I let out a breath I hadn’t realized I was holding.
“So, how’s it going over there?”
“Oh, you know, a complete madhouse. So, the usual.”
“My boss is calling every fifteen minutes, the editing team can’t find any of the stable footage, Sandra keeps having to ice her hand to stop it cramping up…” I trailed off, and then laughed. “How do you do that?”
He sounded confused. “Do what?”
“Make it all seem so manageable. So okay. Just by listening.”
“One of my secret ninja powers,” he informed me, deadpan.
I raised an eyebrow. “Got any others you’d care to show me?”
“Oh, I’ve shown them to you,” he drawled, and even though it was only his voice over a phone line, I blushed fire-engine red. “And you’ve shown me a few as well.”
I eyed the door, toying with an idea. I couldn’t hear anyone rushing my way with an urgent development…I rose swiftly and locked it. “Care to see if those powers work over the phone?”
I knew exactly the face he would be making right now, that slow-spreading sweet honey grin as he took in the meaning of my words. “I surely would.”
Oh my ANGSTY GOD!!! There is nothing that I love more than a book filled with angst and jealousy. I’m a goner for these types. And Lila Monroe has fulfilled my wants in this book!! Part 2 starts right where part 1 left us. With Hunter joining Allison’s sister, Paige, at her family dinner. And let the angst begin!!! Allison thinks she’s doing the right thing by staying away from Hunter. She pretends that’s she’s not bothered by him seeing her sister. And we all know how that goes. But will Hunter see that Allison is truly seething with jealousy? Add to this, the Douchebros, aka her coworkers. I honesty don’t think I’ve hated a group of guys as much as I hate them. They are a perfect addition to this story. They are a shady bunch, after Allison’s job. But is Allison strong enough to kick all their asses?? And then that ending. Good god that ending. I’m not going to say anything about it, because I hate spoilers. But I will say I have become a crazed woman constantly refreshing my kindle and praying that part 3 will magically appear on it. Because I NEED IT!!! I also have to give another shoutout to Miss Monroe’s expertise in Food Porn. I was craving blueberry pancakes with chocolate syrup at 3 am. And the sexy times. Holy hot!! Imagine if she somehow incorporated chocolate syrup in with the sexy times. I think I would spontaneously combust!!!
If you have not yet picked this series up, do it now!! I will be sitting here patiently refreshing my kindle in the mean time.
About the Author
Amazon bestselling author, queen of the short-reads, and expert at playdough, Lila Monroe loves to read and write tales of sexy Billionaires. Combining her love of writing, sex and well-fitted suits, Lila Monroe wrote her first serial, The Billionaire Bargain. Lila enjoys writing, as it gives her a flexible schedule to spend time with her kids and a wonderful excuse to avoid them. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, who strips out of his well-fitted suits nightly.