Book ↠ Heating Up the Holidays Ç 378 pages í Lisa renee jones

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Heating Up the HolidaysThis edition is out of printAs leftover turkey and stuffing give way to stockings and little black dresses this tantalizingly sexy eBook bundle offers up holiday themed novellas from a trio of beloved romance authors Lisa Renee Jones gives a dedicated reporter and a powerful businessman a chance to count their Thanksgiving blessings in Play with Me; Mary Ann Rivers presents Snowfall the story of a woman who confronts a life changing event hopefully with a special man by her side just in time for Christmas; and in Serena Bell’s After Midnight an explosive New Year’s kiss leaves two strangers wondering whether they’ll ever see each other again PLAY WITH ME by Lisa Renee Jones Kali Miller has spent three years reporting fluff stories waiting for the article that will launch her career to new height 4 Steamy Holiday StarsARC Provided by NetgalleyHeating Up The Holidays was my first experience with a holiday themed bookAt first I was a little waryI didn't think there was anything sexy about CHRISTMASI was proven WRONGThe stories happen during the holiday season but don't really focus on itIt's all about the couples and how they end up with each other with a bunch of smoking hot sex scenesI think I may have to read holiday themed booksThese stories were HOTThoroughly enjoyableEach story better than the previous oneI've never read any of the books by these authors and to be honest I've only heard of Lisa Renee Jones but now having read this book I want to read ALL of their booksThe first story is Play With Me by Lisa Renee JonesKali Miller is our heroine and Damian Ward is our sexy male leadKali has just moved to Las Vegas and is starting her new job as Damian Ward's executive assistantHe is the CEO to a casino corporationKali was a reporter in her hometown in TexasShe loses her job and in a need to be free of her loveless father and ex boyfriend she decides to make a fresh start in VegasThe moment Kali and Damion meet they're instantly attracted to each otherThese two are HOT togetherThey had a few panty soaking scenesMy only issue was Damion being compared to Robert Downey JrThat guy is not the least bit attractive to meThe Second story is Snowfall by Mary Ann RiversJenny Wright is the heroineA microbiologist from Seattle who moves to Ohio for a job on the a Research Faculty at Lakefield State UniversityIt is nearing Christmas and she receives a card in the mail that was meant for the previous tenantShe writes up her own card as well for the tenant and asks the landlord if he could send them to the previous tenantJenny soon receives a postcard from himThese two start a cyber friendship that soon gets filled with some HOT cyber sexJenny uses the name Lincoln and the ex tenant goes by CHe's the only friend she has in OhioAnd the story starts to get sadJenny is losing her sightShe has a disorder called retinitis pigmentosaHer peripheral vision is diminishing and soon she may lose her sight completelyThe only happiness she has is the cyber relationship with CThat's until Evan Carlisle her OT enters her lifeHe's trying to help her prepare for a life of possible blindness and how to manage itHe's super gorgeous and Jenny finds herself attracted to himIt's clear these two share a mutual attraction for each other and before anything can start between them Evan asks for a replacement OT for JennyThe kissing scenes are pretty damn hot between these two and don't get me started on sex in the VanJenny starts to feel bad about C But she's in for a big surprise where Evan is concernedI really liked this story and plan on checking out other books by this authorThe last story After Midnight by Serena Bell I think is my favoriteAnother author I've not heard of but am looking forward to reading her other worksIt's New Years Eve and Miles Shepard is at a huge party in some penthouse in BostonHis friend Owen received the invite via FacebookMiles has been going through tough times back home in ClevelandHe's been accused of embezzlement by the non profit organization that he ran and his fiancé dumped him because of itAll he wants to do is leave the party but he stays so that his friend can pick up chicksHe soon changes his mind about the party when he locks eyes with Nora HartShe's gorgeous and it seems as though she's extremely attracted to him as wellNora does come up to talk to him and they're pretty much flirting right off the batThey dance and kiss each other at midnightThen Miles gets into a fight with a guy trying to kiss Nora and he ends up having to run out of there never having gotten Nora's name or numberShe tries to find out over Twitter and Facebook if anyone knew him but with no luckA YEAR GOES BY and she gets a tweet from OwenSo this is how Miles and Nora reconnectThey're still very unattached and extremely attracted to each otherThey carry on their long distance relationship through long phone calls and SUPER HOT phone sexTill Nora hops on a plane from Boston to Ohio to see MilesThey don't waste anytime making up for all the sex they haven't had Make sure you have plenty of clean pantiesyou're gonna need themBut there's a little misunderstanding that splits the couple apartDon't worrythey will work it outLoved the endingI would have loved a full length novel on these twoI loved their story

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Book ↠ Heating Up the Holidays Ç 378 pages í Lisa renee jones í This edition is out of printAs leftover turkey and stuffing give way to stockings and little black dresses this tantalizingly sexy eBook bundle offers up holiday themed novellas from a trio of beloved romance authors Lisa Renee JonesRthright trustworthy man can no longer ignore his growing attraction to his fiercely intelligent client Now Jenny must choose between the safe anonymous “C” or the flesh and blood Evan whose heated kisses can melt snow faster than it can fall AFTER MIDNIGHT by Serena Bell The clock is ticking down to midnight on New Year’s Eve and all Nora Hart and Miles Shephard can think about is kissing each other even though they met just minutes before Then as fast as Miles enters Nora’s life he’s gone and she never even gets the name of the man she thinks might just be “the one” One year later Nora and Miles are reunited The chemistry between them is just as strong as they remember But Miles broke her heart once before and this time around Nora’s not sure whether she can give love a second chance These were three great short stories with a Christmas theme Each had its own uniue relationship theme but they were all three deeper in depth than most novellas I have read as well as some novels I liked the fact that they weren't fluff but each one dealt with a specific issue in a relationship Personally I thought the middle story by Mary Ann Rivers was the most interesting and the least predictable of the three She dealt with an unusual romance topic and for that the entire story intrigued me It was very loosely a holiday theme but thinking of what the holidays are supposed to be about it made this book seem importantI rally did enjoy each and every story on its own and glad to see some novellas with some depth to them None of these stories seemed like a cookie cutter romance and for that I am very gratefulThank you to the publisher and Netgalley for the opportunity to read and give an honest review

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S When she suddenly finds herself forced to take a job as an executive secretary at a Vegas casino Kali meets the subject of what will surely be a shocking exposé her boss Damion Ward the arrogant and undeniably sexy CEO But after Damion invites her to help him plan a Thanksgiving charity event Kali begins to see another side of the man And when she surrenders to the exhilarating tension simmering between them Kali hopes her story will have a happy ending SNOWFALL by Mary Ann Rivers Jenny Wright can’t get enough of her erotic conversations with someone she knows only as “C” Flirting online helps Jenny temporarily escape confronting the changes to her life as she slowly loses her vision Jenny’s occupational therapist Evan Carlisle Ford is helping her prepare for the challenges ahead but the fo Play With Me Lisa Renee Jones 5 starsI loved Play With Me Kali is a strong intelligent and determined She moves to Las Vegas to start over and winds up working for CEO Damion Ward Damion is sexy commanding and confident Kali is immediately attracted to Damion but tries to keep the relationship professional As a reporter Kali is interested in why Damion's previous personal assistant was fired and notices some strange behavior after starting her job There's some mystery about Kali's past and the happenings at Damion's company This was an engaging and complete story If anything I wish this was a full length book I would have loved to their storySnowfall Mary Ann Rivers 4 starsIt took me awhile to really get into this story but I really enjoyed it once I did Jenny Wright is a scientist who is dealing with all of the changes in her life due to her diagnosis and lack of peripheral vision I loved that Jenny is a heroine with a medical problem As sight is very important to the job she loves Jenny struggles with adjusting She finds comfort in an online relationship with C I loved Jenny and C's interactions but I also loved the tension between Jenny and her occupational therapist Evan I really enjoyed how Jenny evolved and the endingAfter Midnight Serena Bell 4 starsThis was an interesting story of two newly single strangers meeting at a New Year's Eve party and then having their moment interrupted Nora is an intelligent woman who no longer trusts her own instincts Miles is reeling from a broken engagement and doesn't feel like he has anything to offer in a relationship They have instant chemistry and neither can't forget that moment After they find each other again they get to know each other and that chemistry is as strong as everOverall I enjoyed this anthology and would recommend if you like contemporary romanceI received an ARC from the publisher in exchange for an honest review