Claire Sharp trusts few people and relies on no one. But after her life is threatened, ex-mercenary Brett Adams blows into her self-contained world, full of southern charm, rugged good looks, and enough sexual experience to write a how-to manual...experience he makes it clear he'd like to use on... show more
Claire Sharp trusts few people and relies on no one. But after her life is threatened, ex-mercenary Brett Adams blows into her self-contained world, full of southern charm, rugged good looks, and enough sexual experience to write a how-to manual...experience he makes it clear he'd like to use on Claire. She wants help fighting the bad guys, but she's not about to fall into Brett's bed. For one thing, the guy has a no-commitment clause that would stump most big-shot attorneys, and for another, despite her response to his sensual kisses, in Claire's experience sex isn't exactly fireworks and brass bands. Definitely not worth getting too excited over...Brett plans to prove her wrong. He's never felt such a powerful combination of lust and friendship with a woman. He'll give her a white-hot pleasure like nothing she's ever known and she'll realize that some things in life are worth every risk. When the threat to Claire grows dangerously close, pitting them against deadly odds, Brett will do whatever it takes to save her. Because Claire Sharp has just found herself a man who's ready to bring it on, willing to do what it takes, and able to go the distance...
Publish date: May 1st 2006
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
Series: Mercenary/Goddard Project (#5)
“They’re the good guys fighting the bad guys. They’ll get the job done – if the price is right and so is the cause. Meet three sexy men who individually are READY, WILLING, AND ABLE to got the distance – and together, are unstoppable…” Brett “Hotwire” Adams has met his match in Claire Sharp. Brett...
28yo convalescent-home caregiver is under the protection of security-specialist Hero after she was almost smothered to death in her bed. Heroine doesn't know why someone would want to harm her given her low-key life but Hero is convinced it's linked to the sudden death of her former-assassin convale...
Thought is was going to be a 4 star book right until the end. The villain was conveniently disposed of in two pages and the ending was a bit abrupt. Still an enjoyable end to the series.
Okay, so it wasn't a vast improvement from the previous two books, but it came across a little freshed, so it deserved a little higher rating (since we don't get half stars, it got a whole one).Yes, the suspense pretty much went down the drain after it was revealed why the baddies were after Claire,...