Close to You
A Laurel Heights Novel, Book 2 When Treat Byrnes walks into her bookstore café, Eve Alexander wants to eat him up. Bad boy isn’t her usual flavor, but for the sexy contractor, she’s willing to take a walk on the wild side. Treat meets Eve on a reconnaissance mission for his mother, who owns a... show more
A Laurel Heights Novel, Book 2 When Treat Byrnes walks into her bookstore café, Eve Alexander wants to eat him up. Bad boy isn’t her usual flavor, but for the sexy contractor, she’s willing to take a walk on the wild side. Treat meets Eve on a reconnaissance mission for his mother, who owns a neighboring teashop, but he keeps going back to Eve for her sweet smile and sassy shoes. He has a history of falling for damsels-in-distress, but Eve doesn’t need rescuing. Not even when her cafe is sabotaged. But when Treat finds out the saboteur is his own mother, he knows he has to do something before things go too far. Other Laurel Heights Novels: Book 1: PERFECT FOR YOU Book 3: RETURN TO YOU REVIEWS: "Perry's storytelling skills just keep getting better and better!" –Romantic Times Book Reviews "Can't wait for the next in this series...simply great reading. Another winner by this amazing author." –Romance Reviews Magazine "Hot! Recommended!" –Bookpleasures "Exciting and simply terrific." –Romancereviews.com "Kate Perry is on my auto buy list." –Night Owl Romance "A winning and entertaining combination of humor and pathos." –Booklist
Publish date: February 22nd 2012
Publisher: Kate Perry
Pages no: 260
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Contemporary Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, New Adult
Series: Laurel Heights (#2)
I enjoyed this more than the first in the series. Cute but predictable story of Eve and Treat. (Ok, what kind of name is Treat?) Eve's bakery/bookshop is struggling. Her neighbor finds the business a threat to her own tea shop and begins sabotaging Eve's shop. Margaret, the tea shop's owner is going...
Close To You by Kate Perry (KP) was such a surprising read for me. I really didn’t think I was going to enjoy it as much as I did – but as a matter of fact, I loved it!Eve is the owner of a bookstore/café and she is struggling to make ends meet in today’s harsh economy. Almost at the point of closin...
This is a sweet little book, and sexy. (The guy's name is actually: Treat! How cute is that?) Not only is the writing snappy, the book is flawlessly edited. Well done!
It was super cute especially for free!
Very cute and sexy. Love the plot about how the heroine owns a coffeehouse (nutella latte, le yum) and falls for her jealous and spiteful tea house neighbor's son, the sexy, tattooed construction worker. He has has a thing for the heroine's lingerie type shoes. Sexy times ensue between the two.Nice ...