G with the responsibility of running the family business He is restless and longs for a bare knuckle boxing ring where he and longs for a bare knuckle boxing ring where he release all the pent up nergy and hostility that he tries desperately to keep hidden I loved that this hero is all business up front but behind his carefully constructed image lies a true bad boy tattooed and longing for a fightDale Porter our heroine has come to work for Kyran s brother Taylor however in the opening chapter it s Kyran that she runs into first The attraction is instantaneous and very mutual The sex follows uickly afterwards and there isn t a whole lot of build up before this couple hits the sheets or should we say the office I liked this book Kyran was my favorite character and I loved him because he "carried the weight of the world and his " the weight of the world and his on his
shoulders I sympathized with him and felt that he used control as a coping mechanism He had a lot I sympathized with him and felt that he used control as a coping mechanism He had a lot Manon, Ballerina emotional pain that he had no idea how to cope with and used his fighting to stay saneThere were a few twists in this story that I wasn txpecting and that made this read interesting and somewhat set it apart but I fear that it did have a lot of the same themes that we see so often now in فرهنگ معاصر پویا/ انگلیسی-فارسی-دو جلد در یک جلد erotica The way Kyran and Dale met reminded me of Fifty Shades and Crossfire and I think maybe I ve read too many books because this one had bits and pieces of so many others that I ve read I must admit that I had this feeling while reading of been there and done that I still would recommend it for those who would love reading about a tormented bare knuckle fighting CEO and the woman who finally soothes him inside and outside of bedEnjoy I have fcked you Numerous times in fact We will continue to do so because seriously Dale it s amazingNow get on the floor I need to feel you wrapped around my dck Now I m disappointed to say that I struggled immensely to get through this book The story was slow and the main characters Kyran and Dale both sound like guys namesh were nothing special Kyran is a shrewd business man with a secret He is very frigid T-Force emotionally stunted and guarded and needs to be in control ofverything he does He develops a deep attraction Dale the moment she steps into the office as his brother s assistant and at first tries to avoid her but we all know that kind of stuff never lasts long Ms Porter s were far welcoming though all wide Wilder Girls eyed andmanating with honesty whereas his were guarded He let very few see beneath the surfaceDale on the other hand has a flair of character but none that could upkeep the CFNM Model entire story She comes to work for Taylor Reese after she loses her previous job and is spurned by her nowx boyfriend and Strange Weather ex bestie Uh ohShe also develops a strong attraction for Kyran and theymbark on a tumultuous affair with no strings attached sex This of course proves to be futile as both develop Its Only a Game early feelings from one another from the get go but are too stubborn to admit it Especially Kyran Dale does acknowledge it and constantly asks Kyran what are we what are we doing but Dale is always like I don t know Ugh Face plant on the floorI did in a sense feel for Kyran though as he is an utterly broken character Kyran basically runs thentire family business by himself since his co owner younger bro Taylor is irresponsible and always getting himself into a heap of trouble His mom died when he was young and his father has retired from the company and married a woman around Kyran and Taylor s age much to Kyran s chagrinHe finds release in a fight club so that he can in some way feel something But of course as the CEO of a company he has to keep this hobby of his a secret Not a good image for business Kinda hard to hide though when Kyran keeps getting cuts and bruises don t you thinkWith tensions hearts and The Seduction Expert (The Seduction Expert everything on the line how will things turn out for Kyran and Dale How will Kyran s family and the company react when they find out the secret he s been hiding fromveryone What will become of of Kyran s brother Will he get the help he needsOver all plain and unoriginal read for me Nothing relatively that I haven t read before ARC provided courtesy of Chief Marketing Officer Jenny Pedroza Thank you very much This review will also be available on My Fiction Nook as of 82913 While the author s voice has matured a bit since her debut novel this book much like the previous ones is still suffering from what may be one of the biggest tropes in rotica romance right now tortured hero meets woman with magical va jay jay to cure him Such is the trope in this nicely written but uickly forgotten rotic romance Our hero Kyran Reese likes to be in control at work and at play His play time is mostly spent in the boxing ring where competitors forgo gloves and fight with their bare fists He likes to win in the ring and in his job Unfortunately he comes ac. Assistant should be off limits but her witty comments and sarcastic comebacks have him desperate to get her between the sheetsWhen Dale agrees to Kyran’s relationship stipulation of no labels she’s sucked into a whirlwind of lust money and underground. 35 stars Every time I took a breath the air was filled with you I fought it determined to ignore your siren call But you kept dragging me under and beneath my with you I fought it determined to ignore your siren call But you kept dragging me under and beneath my surface something was happening to me I read this while on vacation a few days ago and I m struggling to remember any feeling or thoughts I had about this book So that for one tells you somethingSuffice it to say this didn t leave any impression on me one way or another The plot was very been there read that at least for me Nothing really stood out for me not the story nor the charactersKyran is the CEO of his father s company Struggling to run Before Watchmen (Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre, everything when his brother is barely helping out the last thing he needs is another distraction Unfortunately his brother s new secretary is just I ve had the pleasure to be theditor of this story and I couldn t be prouder of Stacie s work She s had grown so much as a writer since Unwritten Rules Her male protagonist is hotter and swoon worthy plus her female protagonist is stronger than Ownership and Possession ever This story is a little Fight Club a little bad boy business man and a lot of UST I can t wait for the rest of the world to read this book MA Stacie is going places I was looking forward to reading Beneath the Surfacespecially after I saw several good reviews but unfortunately it fell flat for me The story has The Harvest Murder everything I usually like a dominating man a little angst and a lot of time between the sheets or against the wall or on a desk Look we are going to do this I am going to fuck you I have thought about nothinglse for the last week Now you can talk all the way through or you can Tim and Tobias (Tim and the Hidden People Book A1) enjoy it However if you choose the first I can assure you that you won t be talking f August can t come fastnough I need this bookOkay after writing that a week later I received an ARC copy of this book to read after reuesting it on Netgalley I love me some netgalley because they always have the latest books I love so much First I want to start this review off a little differently because I hardly The Pool By the Whispering Trees (Tim and the Hidden People Book C1) ever do this but this is one of those rare occasions that I have to say this book cover screamed for me to read it I love a rough tattoo boxer looking guy who is rough and tough all alpha male who can hold his own and HOLY FRIZZ I got that and reading Beneath the SurfaceKyran Reese is one hot as hell alpha male that hasverything in his under control He rules with an iron fist and he takes no crap from family or friends He controls verything in his family business because his brother is a screw up and can t be trusted His brother Taylor is drowning in hurt lies and deceits and he is a cheater Flirting with his PA s and having affairs with them gets him into trouble with his last affair and Kyran has had to get him out of trouble and hire a new PA who will not fall privy to his brothers advances Only the girl they hire does something to Kyran he never thought would happen to himBy day Kyran is in the board room handling business and by night he is a bare knuckle boxer He keeps to himself and does what he wants when he wants So when he meets his brothers new PA and she is a sassy no none sense women Ky is thrown off his game He loves the banter between them and the sassy remarks she makes and the fact that she is immune to his looks Don t get it twisted Ky can be an ass and he shows it to Dale but Dale gives it right back to him in spades Dale has her skeletons and secrets in her closet and she is immune to bad boys who think they are all that and a bag of chips but she is immune to bad boys who think they are all that and a bag of chips but feels a spark or something between her and Ky and she can t help but think about him So when he propositions her with a deal for having a relationship with no strings attached she agrees But what happens when they come together is anything but platonic The passion sparks and flies and holy hell these two are a match made in heaven and hell They pull and push ach other and this story had me on the Imagining Gay Paradise edge of my seat I could not think straight at one point Lordy lordy is all I have to say to that This is a must read and I need book two like ASAP because that prologue was CRUEL man they way itnded I just need to know what Kyrans thoughts are on the subject Whoot whoo Dale Loved Dale she is a very strong minded woman who knows who she is and what she wants It was interesting to see her paired up with Kyran Reese who is a strong alpha male It worked surprisingly well Kyran is the CEO of the family co Review posted at Swept Away By Romance35 StarsBeneath the Surface by MA Stacie is the König der Welten 1 exact type of story that never fails to attract my attention Rich successful sexy alpha malecheck Honest sweet down on her luck heroine who isn t afraid to stand up to the alpha malecheck Steamy sexcheck This book has it all and delivers anntertaining albeit predictable readAs the book opens Kyran Reese is strugglin. Kyran Reese is a man in control Driven when it comes to work focused when it comes to play From his office to the chalk circle of the bare knuckle boxing ring his only thought is to win That thirst heightens when Dale Porter nters his life His brother’s. .
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And As Suffering Fromas suffering partially from syndrome He owns an advertising firm with his younger brother who is as something of a fuck up and whom Kyran doesn t really trust When it comes to women Kyran is primarily thinking with the appendage between his legs so when his brother Taylor s new assistant Dale Porter shows up at work and challenges him with witty comeback Kyran does whatever he can to stop himself from getting her in his bed Or bend over his desk Or smashed against his office door Or well you get the point Of course we all know that in Treasure Trail / The Crimson Phoenix / Model Murder (The Shadow, eroticaromances willpower is the first thing to go the way of the Dodo bird The prose goes from good to bad when it comes to the sex scenes and while Ms Stacie certainly delivers the heat there is a discernible lack ofmotion that made me want to and while Ms Stacie certainly delivers the heat there is a discernible lack of Vanity Bagh emotion that made me want to them after the first two There are only so many ways in which to describe the physical act of inserting tab A into slot B and without anymotional connection the sex is just thatI also didn t buy the relationship to be honest The bossman doing his mployee well we ve certainly seen that many times before and very time I see it in a novel I have to wonder if these people have never Preaching to a Post-Everything World even heard of sexual harassment lawsuits or if they think they re above the law By pursuing his brother s assistant anmployee of his company Kyran risks much than his reputation or his possibly non Mundane Grimoire existent heart he risks losing his livelihood It reminded me of the old joke that men apparently only havenough blood supply to support one head at a time Of course the heroine in this book isn t much better Hands-On Machine Learning with Scikit-Learn and TensorFlow: Concepts, Tools, and Techniques to Build Intelligent Systems even though she seems to have a bit of backbone and doesn t let people read Kyran walk all over her Dale Porter a bit of a secret from her new boss brother that is then revealed and partly serves as the trigger for the somewhat fabricated conflict The fact that she s supposedly so hurt by a past lover and friend and portrayed to still be licking her wounds yet upon first sight falls immediately in love in lust for the forceful boss also seemed a bit far fetched While Dale has sufficient personality to make her a likable heroine it s not sufficient to carry thentire book Taylor himself dips in and out of the plot and his only function seemed to be to antagonize Kyran and be a whiny whiner who whines throughout most of the book Oh yeah there s a reason given but supposedly these are men in their Keys to inner space early thirties or possibly late twenties Maturity apparently remains a goal they have yet to reachWhat I really liked about this book was the humorous banter between Kyran and Dale which made me giggle out loud a few times Unfortunately outside of that the dialogue often felt inorganic and somewhat stilted And the humor wasn tnough to push this book into than three stars It was better than okay but only barely For Winner Takes All erotica lovers this probably a good book to spend a couple of hours immersed in a fantasy For readers like me who like a bit meat and not just the boning it s perhaps not that good a fit I received a free ARC from the publisher A positive review was not promised in return I must also acknowledge that I know Ms Stacie from another aspect of my internet presence This also had no bearing on my opinion of this book Arc provided via Netgalley inxchange for honest review This review is posted on Way Too Hot BooksI was Registers of Illuminated Villages excited about reading this book and I won t pretend that the ma ARC provided by NetGalley inxchange for an honest reviewI really liked this book It was an Ping-pong easy read great characters that I liked Neither of the MCs annoyed me so I was very happy with itDale is just starting her first day at her new job when she meets one of her bosses Mr Kyran Reese She is to be his brother s new assistant The attraction is instant for both of them He likes that she won t let him walk all over her and she likes that he is sexy and arrogant How can you make me feel this good DaleKyran may be a moody business man by day but at night he fights in a club which is something that no one knows about himexcept Dale Her brother is a bartender at the club where he fights where she sees him Kyran wants just sex and Dale agrees but as it always seems to go feelings grow and develop When Kyran says he can t give herverything she wants Dale decides she should just cut her losses and move on but will he let her But you kept dragging me under and beneath my controlled surface something was happening to meI was falling in love with you Hook Line And fucking sinker You took the ground from under my feet and left me with nothing to cling to but you KyranOverall this was a sweet sexy read with some steamy love scenes It left me feeling satisfied The writing was good there was great character development and had a wonderful storyline Loved it. Boxing Dale fights her growing affection trying to hide it when the world around them spirals out of control All too soon she realizes she can’t hide her true feelings any longerHas Kyran finally met his match Could playing to win mean playing for keeps.