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Ten with a decidedly Canadian accent Rockin NevaReviewed from ARC Published by HarleuinFull Review At Nomdeplumepresswordpresscom review at nomdeplumepresswordpresscom s review posted on Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews45 STARSReview copy provided for an Refusing His Second Chance honest reviewA book that deals with aome improvement reality television show yep sign me up Nailed by author Christine D Abo is about a new designer Sophia Holbrook taking on the challenge of remodeling the shelter she stayed in with Brand Name Dates her mother whener father threw them out of their Confectionately Yours Collection (Confectionately Yours, home when she was 5 years old She s anxious to give back to the organization that madeer feel safe and loved and to make a name for The Maiden Dinosaur her new company but what she doesn t expect is a workplace romance with contractor Fynn Babineau or toave to confront memories from er past Although igh entertaining and at times fun this book is also a journey of self discovery and realizing that the past doesn t Angus, Thongs And Full Frontal Snogging have to dictate your future that sometimes what may seem like a selfish act is truly a selfless one and letting go of theurt will free you to embrace the life you deserveI really enjoyed the game of cat and mouse that Sophia and Fynn seemed to play for a majority of this book There was something between them yet they both seemed to not be sure where they stood with the other and even after some pretty passionate alone time their baggage kept them from truly being together However it was so obvious these two not only wanted each other but they needed each other I found it very interesting they way they both became very protective of one another very early on yet refused to own up to their feelings for one anotherThere are some twists and turns in this book but overall the relationship between Sophia and Fynn was front and center with them turning to one another rather than struggling against one another I liked the maturity of their relationship they were careful to see things from all sides and they actually communicated which is often so rare in many romance books Their fun banter was part of the reason I loved this book so muchNailed is for anyone who can appreciate two mature people who despite their past disappointments are able to see that loving someone doesn t ave to urt That letting go of the past and embracing the The Emperor of Nihon-Ja (Rangers Apprentice, here and now is beautiful and that no matter whataving someone there by your side can make all the difference
in your life This may be a novella but it packs a punch and author Christine your life This may be a novella but it packs a punch and author Christine Abo really Nailed this one I Nora (Sunfire, have received an ARC via NetGalley For a short story this is a very nice and easy readYes I wouldave preferred if the characters and the plot Sam the Plumber had been fleshed out a bit romance drama background on the characters interaction even from the villain basically of everythingEven though I m not a fan of big dramas it would veelped the story if there woul ve been any ANY kind of action be it emotional or physicalI did not really understand the motivation of the villain of the story basically the antagonist was nothing but a jerk but I was surprised ow the eroine s Sophia secret was revealed and rather uickly solvedHm I m Outside the Paint happy that there wasn t a weepy orysterical eroine BUT waltzing through a supposedly traumatic childhood experiencememory like that didn t feel rightBut why am I giving this book four starsEven though the plot could ve been so much oh I d ave loved to read a full novel for a short story of 90 pages it Historic Hahns Peak had everything I wanted and expected understandable plot easy to read steamy scenesPlus the slightly naive Sophia and grumpy Flynn were such a cute coupleIf you are looking for a uick and fun HEA read with a loveable couple this is it I cannot get enough of Christine D Abo s ridiculously delicious writing There was so much to love about this novella and those things don t only revolve around theot as Deathcaster (Shattered Realms, heck sex scenes that Christine tends to write There were some things that were pretty predictable but that didn t matter in the least I absolutely loved the premise especially since lately I ve been auge HGTV junkie I loved the idea of the designer and the contractor getting together while filming a makeover show I appreciated the tension between Fynn and #Sophia especially when they really started getting Out of the Ashes (The Legacy Chronicles, hot andeavyI aven t read a story by Christine that I didn t #especially when they really started getting ot and eavyI aven t read a story by Christine that I didn t She knows Six-Moon Trail how to keep you engaged in the story and care about the characters even when they aren t ripping each other s clothes off And then when that startsoooooh dang Christine definitely knowsow to ratchet up the Mustard Seed Magic heat I cannot wait to read byer and I would love to revisit this world Perhaps Sophia s friend needs to find love and while we re at it we can get a little SophiaFynn action on the sideArc provided by the publisher via Netgalley for an onest revie. Hey ave been putting than just their eads together behind the scenes What secrets will the cameras expose Tune in tonight to find outViewer discretion advised Mature audiences only.
Free read Nailed author Christine dAbo35 starsI m so conflicted about
rating and reviewing this book If I ad to give the overall story and the mainand reviewing this book If I The Witches had to give the overall story and the main Sophia a rating I would give both of them a 4 star rating Like many I am a big fan of theome improvement shows on HGTV so I loved that Sophia was a young designer who s recently received Splinter her big break in television I also really fell for Sophia s back story While she s an up and coming fancy interior designer now when she was a child she ander mother were forced to live in a Breed of Innocence (The Breed Chronicles homeless shelter afterer alcoholic father kicked them out The project that she s working on for the TV show is the shelter where she grew up which The Princes Mistress has now fallen into disrepair All of that was really strongThen there were some not so great things The douche bag producer of the show Carl bothered me becausee seemed like such a terrible Immortal Jellyfish human being but also becausee was just so cheesy And there are also these production notes from the director at the beginning of each chapter It wasn t uninteresting to California hear what was going on from the director s POV but they felt unnecessary and I wasn t a fan of the weird foreshadowing which I figured out pretty early on that was included in the notesBut the weakest part of the story was the romance and that s kind of what this is supposed to be I mean it s a redot read The concept of the designer and the carpenter on a Afgantsy home improvement show getting together is great but the execution just wasn t there Sophia and the carpenter Fynn that spellingave a lovehate relationship going on which leads to some steamy scenes but I never understood the attraction There were surprisingly few scenes with Sophie and Fynn together and when they are together there s sexual tension but I didn t get any connection beyond that Which would be ok if it was a book with the girl and guy casually Distant Early Warning (Star Trek (Star Trek: S.C.E., hooking up but that wasn t what was going onere Plus Nailed probably Somnium has the fewest sex scenes of any of the Red Hot Reads I ve readBottom Line I enjoyed the set up for the story and liked the main character immensely but the romance and sex scenes fell flat for me I d like to give this aigher rating but when it comes down to it this is a book that should be focused on romance and sex and that s where it was lackingI received an electronic review copy of this book from the publisher via NetGalley thank you All opinions are my own For this review and visit my blogThis review is really difficult for me to write because I am finding it really The Cronos Complex I hard to think of anything substantial to say about Nailed I actually really enjoyed this book I found it sweet sexy andumorous I liked the story writing and characters but beyond that there is not much for me to say about itI think the reason for that is because Christine D abo as managed to tick all the boxes in order to make this an enjoyable novella Nothing upset or annoyed me I found it engaging and entertaining But at the same time I didn t fall so ead over Maid of Dishonor (The Wedding Season, heels in love with it that I feel the need to shout about it to anyone who will listenThere ar Warning This show contains scenes of sexual tension Hosting a new TV show is a fantasy turned reality for diva decorator Sophia Holbrook But concentrating on color swatches isard when all she can think of is Dem Nordpol am nächsten her studly cohost contractor Fynn Babineau These two may clash over blueprints and budgets on screen but with the lust palpable between them rumoras it they Heart Beat have been putting than just theireads together behind the scenes What secrets will the cameras expose Tune in tonight to find out Viewer discretion advised Mature audiences only Review originally posted The Site Book here ve really enjoyed d Abo s books in the past so when I read this blurb I was all inSophia is looking to expander business while working as a designer for a charity that is near an My ReviewThe premise of this book was really cute just because I could see it actually The Devils Possession happeningaving watched a few of these shows This is a short read and I felt like it Betraying Beauty (Vegas Titans, had some faults because of that The beginningalf really felt descriptive Vrolok heavy especially when it came to the shelterway than was needed for this length of book I would much rather thereave been chemistry between the 僕の愛を知れ! [Boku no Ai o Shire!] hero anderoineespecially in that first The Boy Who Would Not Say His Name half That chemistry and their tension was described a lot of the time but a lot of those early scenes between themappened off the page and the reader was just told that things felt stilted or tense between the two I felt cheated out of the build up of their relationship because of that But in the second alf they shone Although I will admit that there were bits from the director or from someone else on the set where their descriptions of what they were observing between Fynn and Sophia didn t match what wa. Warning This show contains scenes of sexual tensionHosting a new TV show is a fantasy turned reality for diva decorator Sophia Holbrook But concentrating on color swatches is ard wh. S truly The Hunger Within happening between them If that was supposedly because they wereiding their relationship then that didn t uite make it into the book explaining that disconnect Honestly if this Between Two Skies had been a book entirely focused on Fynn and Sophia I wouldave been Witch-Hunting in Seventeenth-Century New England happy because I did enjoy the scenes where they connectedeven though a lot of the time that was simply sexual chemistry combusting all over the page Iave no issue with that There was a lot Nude Girls Photography Presents Ass Pussy From Behind - Compilation Vol. 5 happening in this storythe reconstruction of the shelter the making of a TV show Sophia dealing wither past Carl s mechanisms Sophia to work out er partnership with Theresa
And Then Thethen finally the which was contentious a lot of the time between Fynn and Sophia and them trying to play nice in front of the camera For this length of book it just seemed like too much and the true chemistry aspect of the story lost outand most of those other parts I didn t care about because they were minorjust kind of there This is only my second read of one of the Red Hot Reads and I m thinking onestly that this may just not be a format for me which is perfectly fine I don t regret reading this one at all It just didn t uite lived up to what I Brave Enough hoped it would be I received a complimentary copy of this book in return for anonest review On the lookout for a red Spunk hot romantic read to get your blood boiling on these cold mornings as we enter into Autumn Cosmopolitan Magazine aka Cosmoas released their own collection of Red Hot reads for all those female readers out there and today s book is Nailed by Christine D Abo and in this case that is Nailed in two different contexts Nailed takes place at the site of a new DIY Television show where they are renovating an old The Kafka of 238th Street historicalouse called Trinity House When new and upcoming designer Sophie gets the job she is ecstatic as not only will it bring much needed publicity for The Letters to the Thessalonians her and puter business on the map but she as always ad a dream to star on TV and in the art of show business you can t go too far with Reality TV However what will Geheimes Verlangen (Shades of Grey, happen when she discovers thater co star Fynn takes a uick disliking to Ivory (The Ivory Saga her Can she prove toim that she s up for the job even though she can t seem to concentrate when Never Go Back (Jack Reacher, he is arounder the words The Temple of Death heart palpitations jumps to mind With the pair of them working on the show will the job ever get done or will their personal lives start to affect their working relationship Find out in this uick redot read from the Cosmo Collection Nailed by Christine D Abo A few years ago I became Venus Blueprint hooked on HGTV for as long as it took me to close on a newouse And then I was done I couldn t stand to watch any of it because every improvement or option was so much better than I was able to afford and I just wanted to be satisfied with what I d found But I still totally get the appeal Nailed is a ridiculously fun naughty take on the whole HGTV phenom for anyone who s looked at a low slung tool belt and thought DaaamnSophia s a new designer who did a great job on the right person s Shame On Her Volume 3 house and now findserself the Bisk CPA Review host of a newome improvement show Impact Load snort Her first meeting with A Crazy Kind of Love her coost Fynn the contractor doesn t go terribly well Because she s new The Medieval Forest he assumes she s a publicity whore whose expectations will burden the budget and the schedule and cause countlesseadaches for The Road Beyond Ruin himBut there s at stake for Sophia than just the show ander reputation They re renovating Trinity House a shelter for single mothers and their children and a place that Backlash had beener and Bloody Bones (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, her mother s salvation when she was a little girl It matters toer that she Bloody Bones (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, honour it and what it will become for others who need to escape difficult situationsFynn is a distraction though A grumpy gorgeous distraction The twoosts animosity and attraction plays out on screen as noted in the director s intriguingly personal production notes Things turn around rather uickly a necessity in such a short book especially one with a compelling secondary plot But I kind of wished the acrimony In Defense of Food had played out just a bit longer It wouldave made the turnaround that much sweeter Still it really made sense in the context of the story so this is a petty complaint I m just greedyAs always with d Abo the sex is seriously ot and seriously fun And as always there s a lot going on than just romance including some rank villainy from a villain who s not a woman for a change Yay Sophia s journey is really lovely Despite er youth and idealism she s realistic and grounded and when she s pushed she easily chooses the noble path Fynn s a bit of a cipher but Black and White heas as much depth and character as you can get in a novella And The Color of Water he s good with aammer AhemThis uick read was great کسی به سرهنگ نامه نمینویسد hot fun in a beautiful little tale of growth and renewal writ. En all she can think of iser studly cohost contractor Fynn Babineau These two may clash over blueprints and budgets on screen but with the lust palpable between them rumor as it .