Color My Horse
"Bev Pettersen writes with flair and a down-to-earth warmth that will make you smile and sigh with contentment." - Julianne MacLean, USA Today bestselling author "Fans of horse racing, of romance, of humor won't want to miss this one. It's an Indie worth seeking out... Five stars."- Lit Asylum... show more
"Bev Pettersen writes with flair and a down-to-earth warmth that will make you smile and sigh with contentment." - Julianne MacLean, USA Today bestselling author "Fans of horse racing, of romance, of humor won't want to miss this one. It's an Indie worth seeking out... Five stars."- Lit Asylum "Bev Pettersen is firmly on my must-buy list. Her books sweep you away to the world of Thoroughbred racing, and her cast of jockeys, horse trainers, and grooms are loveable and unforgettable. Color My Horse was a page turner. When I finished it, I wanted more." - Hope Ramsay, best-selling author of Home at Last Chance Jessica barely knows one end of a horse from the other but shoveling manure is preferable to letting her rich grandfather yank her strings. The only problem is that her new boss is a little too fussy... and way too sexy. She can handle sleeping in a mice-infested stall as well as the occasional encounter with a mysterious, knife-wielding trespasser, but a lovable old gelding and his uncompromising trainer threaten to break her heart. INCLUDES Excerpt from Bev Pettersen's "FILLIES AND FEMALES" Release Date Nov, 2011.
Publish date: September 1st 2011
Pages no: 354
Edition language: English
, Contemporary Romance
, Sports Romance
, Romantic Suspense
Series: Racetrack Romance (#1)
I did enjoy this story all about care and training of racehorses interlaced with romance and a little intrigue. My interest in horses grew right along with the heroine's. Jessica's rich grandfather gets her a job with his racehorse trainer Mark's stable.
I had a bit of an issue with Jessica, the MC. She falls back on manipulation and deceit when she's thwarted or uncomfortable. If she feels rejected, she lashes out to hurt the person that rejected her. If she wants something, she'll tease and use her sexual wiles to manipulate, then she gets upset w...
Reviews in less than 150 words... Desperate to escape her manipulative grandfather, Jessica takes a job working as a groom for his horse’s trainer. She’s the lowest rung on the ladder at the stable and Mark assigns her to an old horse that hasn’t won a race in years. She builds an affinity with B...
Free on Amazon (9/10/13)Buddy Read with Ian and Michelle - Sept. 20
Very good! Review to come