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review 2017-09-20 15:29
Great Story and Characters
Arm Candy (Real Love) - Jessica Lemmon

Grace found a two dollar tip left for her on the bar and there was a phone number and the  name Greg on one of the bills. Grace wondered if a guy really thought that worked on a bar mistress as Grace l8iked to be called and she worked at McGreevy’s Pub. Also Grace didn’t believe there was a real Mr. Right for a woman. Every relationship had an expiration date as far as Grace was concerned. Grace’s parents had been divorce lawyers and they were divorced then Grace’s dad took off and she tried but had no relationship with her dad that ended when he didn’t show up for her college graduation. Grace had worked at the pub since the beginning of summer. Davis comres in the pub most every day he asked they turned  the tv to CNN instead of sports for him. He had a seat at the bar that he claimed as his own. Davis ordered a bottle of Sam Adams and kept his eyes to the tv in between trading barbs with Grace. Lately he has paid more attention to Grace then she likes. Grace is attracted to davis so she copes with that with antagonism. Davis wears his standard attire of a pressed expensive suit. Davis noticed when Grace had changed her hairstyle. Even if Grace and davis had more than a passing curiosity about each other Davis likes his women in pearls not rhinestones. Blondes not redheads, loose pastels not skin tight skinny jeans, and no ornamental piercings and tattoos and Grace had both. Little did Grace know she excited Davis but he didn’t like it. Davis had a brush with that type of danger and he didn’t want to get burnt again. Davis dates a lot and the women aren’t exciting and blonde. Grace is a redhead and exciting. There’s nothing controlled or routine about Grace. Grace is hot in such a way that a man could go blind in both eyes and still notice Grace. Nothing’s as attractive as the way Grace’s voice dips into a husky alto when she is serious and when she lilts into laughter when she is not. Davis can’t pound out the tension brewing brewing between them in a marathon of sweaty no-holds- barred sex so they pick on each other. Grace’s brand of fiery excitement and unpredictability could disturb the smooth surface of his carefully maintained Zen. That davis can’t allow, he plays by his own set of rules and has for some time. Grace strikes davis as a girl who couldn’t be boring if she tried. Davis had been engaged to Hanna who was a redhead and they were to marry but she left him while he was standing at the altar and she was forever gone. Grace bets Davis he won’t ask a redhead out and he turns around and asks Grace out who he calls Gracie. Davis had slept with Grace but didn’t spend the night as tomorrow was the day Davis makes a sandwich and remembered how Hanna liked Brie cheese and the memories hit him and that hadn’t happened in four years he thought that would have been the last time but apparently not. Gracie had let davis know she would be there if he needed someone to talk to if he wanted to. Then Davis’s friend Vice asked Grace the last time she had seen Davis. Later she gets a call from Vince that Davis is home and alright but wants to be alone. Grace is still worried and goes to Davis’s house and he was on his way out and not even drunk . then davis tells Grace he was on his way to find her Davis had decided to get over what had happened to him that day but six years ago . They had slept together two times when Davis started to talk after they had sexz and told Grace he was suppose to have been married six years ago and told her about Hanna and what had happened.

I loved this story. I loved the the pace and plot. I loved how Gracie and Davis’s feelings grew throughout the book. I loved how Grace and Davis were with each other before their first date.  I loved how davis got the courage to back to the pub  after Grace broke up with him and hurt him  and went in even though Grace was on bar. Davis is a great character and my new book boyfriend. I loved how Vince and Davis were close and how they were with each other. I felt bad grace didn’t have a relationship with her dad until he was dying. This was an all around good read and actually seemed very realistic to me. I couldn’t find anything to complain about in this book and that is great. I loved the characters and the ins and outs  of this book and I highly recommend.

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review 2017-09-09 14:05
Heat
Arm Candy (Real Love) - Jessica Lemmon

This is the 2nd book in the Real Love series.  This book can be read as a standalone novel.  To avoid spoilers, and to enjoy and understand this series, I recommend reading in order.

 

Davis has wanted Grace for some time.  They banter and give one another a hard time.  This hides the sexual attraction nearly ready to explode between them.

 

Grace thinks she has never seen anyone hotter than Davis.  He is seriously out of her league.  Yet here he is, a regular of hers.  Can she take the chance on him?

 

This story was so much fun to read.  I enjoyed the characters from previous series books here as well.  I laughed, cried, and enjoyed every page.  I cannot wait for the next book in the Real Love series.  I give this story a 4/5 Kitty's Book Spot!

 

 

***This early copy was given in exchange for an honest review, by Netgalley and its publishers.

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review 2017-09-04 09:21
Witty and Fun
Arm Candy (Real Love) - Jessica Lemmon

Arm Candy surprised me. When I sat down to read, I expected humor and I got that. What I didn't expect was the sweet story that unfolded in this romance. Davis and Grace each have their own issues about relationships and the one thing they agree on is that neither of them want one - until they do. The story has a good, steady pace and while their is some angst, the levity throughout lightens things up. The characters are interesting and so well developed, even the secondary characters were likable and made me want to know more about them. Davis and Grace have great chemistry and are so good together and their banter was witty and fun. I found myself at least chuckling and even laughing out right, but I have to say that my favorite part of the dialogue was Davis' speech at the end. When I have big, happy tears rolling, the author has certainly done her job. This is my first read by Jessica Lemmon, but it certainly won't be my last. She's woven a romantic tale that made me laugh, cry, and even had me fuming at a couple of characters. Arm Candy is emotional, funny, sweet, and oh so sexy. It's one that I can easily recommend to anyone who enjoys the genre.

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review 2017-08-31 15:55
Arm Candy (Real Love) by Jessica Lemmon
Arm Candy (Real Love) - Jessica Lemmon

 

Arm Candy takes a less conventional but realistic route on the road to romance.  Lust + Laughter = Love. Temptation is the draw, but laughter sweetens the pot and I'm a sucker for an awesome love match.  Ms. Lemmon  left her mark with Grace and Davis' tango into love.  She knows his type.  He wants her heart.  This time around, it's the bad girl that holds all the cards and Mr. Straight Laced, may have just met his match. Jessica Lemmon knows how to create a tasty, tempting treat.   Arm Candy is a beautiful surprise.

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review 2017-08-28 20:18
Arm Candy (Real Love) - Jessica Lemmon

We met Davis Price in Eye Candy.  He is Vince's best friend.  Davis shows up at almost every day at McGreevy's Pub in a suit, drinks his Samuel Adams, while watching the news on TV.  He spends most of his time flirting and dating any prim and proper blonde he can find.  Davis also enjoys his fun and flirty banter with the bartender, Grace Buchanan.  Problem is Grace is a redhead so she knows that Davis really isn't into her...too bad...because she is really into him.

Grace is not Davis' usual type.  Grace is loud and opinionated with a few tattoos peeking out from places but for some reason he is just drawn to her.  Too bad he has sworn off redheads since the number Hannah did on him.  After a fun round of bantering and a spoken bet, Davis has an actual date with Grace.  Surprising to both of them, they actually really like each other and realize that neither of them is what they thought each other was really like.  What starts as a series of only 3 dates, quickly turns into something more.  Both Grace and Davis have things from their pasts that make them not want to take that next step in their relationship.  It was a tough and emotional road these two had to take to get their happy ending, but it was so worth it.  I just adored Davis.  He acted like he was so sure of himself all the time, but deep down he had some parts that were not so strong.  I really liked Grace too.  Based on things from her past, all she really wanted was for someone to love her unconditionally and always be there for her.  They both just got each other and together they were finally whole.

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