Ever since Martel Heller rolled his first dreadlock, his love life has been blessed. For seven years he’s had the luxury of cherry-picking the hottest men available. But when the dress code at his new job forces him to hack off his lucky locks, his good fortune comes to an end.To make matters... show more
Ever since Martel Heller rolled his first dreadlock, his love life has been blessed. For seven years he’s had the luxury of cherry-picking the hottest men available. But when the dress code at his new job forces him to hack off his lucky locks, his good fortune comes to an end.To make matters worse, if Martel shows up at the company Christmas party alone, his creepy coworker Phil will know he’s single. As a last resort, Martel enlists his best friend, Felix, a fashion photographer, to hook him up with a model. Then plans fall through, and Martel ends up stuck at the Christmas party with the last person he expects—but as the hours pass, he wonders if he's finally learned what it means to be lucky.A story from the Dreamspinner Press 2012 Advent Calendar package "Evergreen"
Publish date: December 1st 2012
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Pages no: 76
Edition language: English
Try as I might I just couldn't bring myself to like Martel. He was just way too superficial for my taste. Him and his lucky dreadlocks? Really? I just couldn't buy it and how he got a sweet guy like Felix to be his friend so so many years was beyond me. Having said that though I will also say I was...
This was a very nice final story to this years DSP Advent Calendar. And this won't be the last story I read from this new-to-me author.
I really liked Felix and I think he deserved a lot better than Martel. I hope that Martel does massive amounts of grovel because he was for most of this story a dick. Felix was adorable so I like that he got what he wanted even if that was Martel. Seriously though, what the hell was the deal with th...
Martel is a dick. It's not often I read a romance and root AGAINST the MC getting his man, but I sure did with this one. Felix is such a sweetheart, so patient and forgiving of Martel's asshole-ish-ness that I couldn't help wanting him to find someone who could appreciate him more.Perhaps I'm bein...