Logan Rettino never imagined she'd fall so far. Dropped by her ex on national TV, she's gone from prima ballerina to ring card girl, reduced to revving up the crowds before MMA bouts. However distasteful she finds her new job, it pays well...and she needs the money if she's ever going to rebuild... show more
Logan Rettino never imagined she'd fall so far. Dropped by her ex on national TV, she's gone from prima ballerina to ring card girl, reduced to revving up the crowds before MMA bouts. However distasteful she finds her new job, it pays well...and she needs the money if she's ever going to rebuild her life. Promised a huge bonus if she can convince a brooding, gifted welterweight to keep fighting, she'll do whatever it takes to earn his trust.Keane O'Shea is unbeatable in the octagon. A former marine, he fights with a ruthlessness no gym jockey can match. He knows his brutal strength is too much for the delicate ex-ballerina, regardless of how fascinating he finds Logan's tight dancer's body. But one private performance and he's drawn to her in a way he can't—or won't—resist.As Logan discovers the heartbreaking truth that lies beneath this handsome warrior's rage, she'll need to forfeit everything she thought mattered for the one thing that matters the most: saving Keane from himself.89,000 words
Publish date: December 2nd 2013
Publisher: Carina Press
Pages no: 167
Edition language: English
, Contemporary Romance
, Sports And Games
, Sports Romance
, New Adult
Series: Worth the Fight (#1)
Opening Line: "Yo, it's the fuckin' ballerina." This was okay, not great but it had its moments (a great cover) and I was intrigued by the prospect of a sexy MMA hero and a ballerina getting together, opposites attract and all that. I also didn’t know enough about either profession to be able to p...
A sanctioned MMA event where one fighter has two fights in one night back to back days and weight classes are flexible? Probably not. If we're going to go that route, probably should have brought back the other now no-nos, like headbutting! Unfortunately, this one found itself in the meh catego...
PJV Quickie: I love a good ‘fighter-hero’ romance, and when I originally picked up Knock Out I thought I was going to get a typical ‘fighter/girly-girl’ romance – boy was I wrong. Ms. Mannon has written a complex, broken hero and a surprisingly resilient heroine who will grab your attention and wipe...
Book – Knock Out (Worth the Fight #1) Author – Michele Mannon Publication Date - December 2, 2013 Type – Stand-Alone Series (???) Genre – Romance, MMA Rating – 3.5? 4? out of 5 Stars Synopsis Logan Rettino never imagined she'd fall so far. Dropped by her ex on national TV, she's gone from prima ba...
Note: I received a free e-copy of this title for my honest feedback. I was not paid to write this review. Knock Out by Michele Mannon is a story about a former ballerina, Logan, and former marine fight instructor, Keane. Logan meets Keane at an MMA fight as an Octagon Ring Girl and ends up relying...