Snow on the Mountain
Sequel to Fire on the MountainThe Mountains2nd EditionChampagne powder snow, gorgeously groomed slopes, and elegant hotels draw the expert and the wealthy to the exclusive Wapiti Creek Ski Resort, but for Jake Landon and Kurt Carlson, the lure is work. A novice skier, Jake's been assigned to run... show more
Sequel to Fire on the MountainThe Mountains2nd EditionChampagne powder snow, gorgeously groomed slopes, and elegant hotels draw the expert and the wealthy to the exclusive Wapiti Creek Ski Resort, but for Jake Landon and Kurt Carlson, the lure is work. A novice skier, Jake's been assigned to run the bunny lift, but Kurt's afraid he'll be stuck shoveling snow all winter. Instructing at a private ski school should be his dream job, but it brings giggles and sideways glances among their new friends.All summer, Jake and Kurt were alone in the wilderness. If Jake wanted to stay in the closet, it didn't matter. Now they have to navigate a relationship in public, where the five-year-old twins who've adopted Jake as their ski buddy are as big a nuisance as the ski patroller who has a crush on him. Would-be friends, vicious coworkers, and the perils of the mountain could mean the end for Kurt and Jake, but their biggest danger comes from each other.Second EditionFirst edition published by Torquere Press (November 2009)Bonus story: Mistletoe on the MountainJake's agonizing over what to give Kurt for their first Christmas together--he knows what Kurt wants most can't be gift wrapped.
Publish date: August 17th 2012
Publisher: Dreamspinner Press
Pages no: 210
Edition language: English
Series: Mountain (#2)
Opening Line: “The screams made me turn around to look uphill.”We first met Jake and Kurt in the fantastic (Fire On The Mountain) where they worked as fire rangers for the summer season. Two men alone in the mountains cut off from civilization, completely reliant on each other and well, you can gues...
I am putting this on the back burner right now. I can't seem to get into it, but I think it's me and not the book.
This one's ending wasn't as rushed at the first, but there were some loose ends that I hope are going to be tied up in Falling.
Not as interesting as the first book, mainly because I can't work out how the MC could be so stupid as to take that job. Also, the 'claiming' sex scene was cliched and became cringe-worthy by the fifth 'Mine'.
2.5 stars. I really enjoyed book 1 in this series but this one is not so appealing. The romance is ok but the plot was like something out of an Austin Powers movie. Being forced at gunpoint to have sex with ski-bunnies??? That's so shagadelic baby, yeah!. And the MC's never seemed to come down from ...