Her emotional high from the last few days is shattered, however, when she overhears Bennett supposedly taking the credit for her successful presentation. If only my true-love fantasies had stopped there. The far preferable prospect of unpacking in a new home with Chloe. The author found exactly the right chemical reaction between the two. Când să putem să răsuflăm într-un final ușurați… dăm iar peste o ceartă între cei doi : Numai că va fi o ceartă din cele bune, care se termină cu ei înfășurați între cearceafuri și cu concluzia…. Not one for letting loose and breaking rules, recently divorced Niall would describe himself as hopeless when it comes to women.
I really missed her bossing me around in return. You told me you love me. Set in the high-stakes world of big business and media, this features Bennett Ryan as its key central protagonist, or antagonist, as the case may be here. My fingers teased at the back of her skirt but I lost my finesse, yanking the zipper down and shoving the fabric to the floor, immediately reaching for her blazer. Haunted by inner demons that have taken him to the brink. Find the woman who makes you want to be a better man.
Ruby, in contrast, is openly, joyously sexual which scares the shit out of Niall: He leaned in, too, small, stuttering movements that made the space between us disappear. Sebastian York plays Bennett in Beautiful Bombshell. Prima noapte împreună, primă masă la familia Ryan în calitate de cuplu, cum l-a cunoscut Bennett pe tatăl lui Chloe, prima excursie împreună ratată, prima ceartă serioasă etc. I like the fact that she recognized her feelings much faster in this book and it did not dragged out. She could read my every expression. Pero después de que él se niega a aceptar un «no» por respuesta, Chloe y Bennett se encuentran con dos billetes de avión, una villa francesa, y una conversación sorprendente que, como era previsible, los deja luchar bajo las sábanas. She was not as brazen as the first book but she was still head strong and stood up for herself.
Chloe manages to gain another job at a different corporation for her student project, but at the official presentation to the school board she is met by Bennett, who confesses his love for her. It would not feel like a true Beautiful Bastard book without them. The prospect of packing up my house. And Mondays were the worst. While I lugged my belongings up to my new office, a meter maid wrote me a parking summons.
Mondays we had wall-to-wall meetings, and the entire workweek stretched out ahead of me: bleak and Chloeless. I also wanted to savor this. Trei săptămâni singuri departe de orice și oricine. Back in my office, I dropped the files on my desk and stared at my computer monitor, which, to my surprise, displayed a mostly empty calendar. Working as a stand-alone title, this manages to capture a more haunting set of qualities, both in tone and style, clearly displaying a new range for the two respective authors. Beautiful Bitch I still think this book has too much sex for its size, but I did recognize the changes and growth we see in the characters.
Chloe, however, was clearly busy in her new position. Niall has his issues, but the beauty of the story is how Ruby slowly works through them with him. Because the gorgeous man who crouched down and looked at me like he wanted to eat me alive was none other than my ex. Is it possible to reach a state of the sublime? But after a crazy Vegas weekend celebrating her college graduation - and terrified of the future path she knows is a cop-out - Mia Holland makes the wildest decision of her life: follow Ansel Guillaume - her sweet, filthy fling - to France for the summer and just…play. You hit on some of the things I love about Christina Lauren books.
Ten minutes in the copy room? I loved this novella as much as I enjoyed the first book. Even the realization that they're both high-powered agents at competing firms in Hollywood isn't enough to squash the fire. As their writing career grows from strength-to-strength, it appears that this success is going to continue from now on into the foreseeable future. Almost every scene in this book is dripping with heat and intensity. But even he knows outgoing California-girl Ruby is a breath of fresh air.
I knew better than to bet more than I could afford to lose that night. Hearing the familiar cadence of heels clicking on the tile, I looked up from where I stood at the printer waiting for some documents to appear. And this morning, I spent the entire walk between your building and here thinking how weird it was that I was going to be doing this without you, or Elliott, or anyone from Ryan Media. Find the woman who makes you want to be a better man. Which led back to one of my favorite memories of Chloe and me: the morning after her presentation.
I did like that we saw their day to day life, and how their relationship evolved after the end of the first book. Find the woman who makes you want to be a better man. The book was followed by four sequels Beautiful Stranger, Beautiful Player, Beautiful Secret, and Beautiful , as well as five novellas Beautiful Bitch, Beautiful Bombshell, Beautiful Beginning, Beautiful Beloved, and Beautiful Boss. His nose brushed the edge of mine and I could see his eyelashes, feel his breath across my lips. I could lie down near her, reassure myself that she was really here and we were really doing this and just.
To distract myself, I bent low and sucked at the skin beneath her ear and began working on the zipper at the back of her skirt as she fumbled with her key. You can find them online at ChristinaLaurenBooks. If you were curious to see what happened to Bennett and Chloe between books then this is a must get for you. In short, their adventures in love, friendship, and hilarity are nothing short of Beautiful. I really enjoyed the previous book in this series, Beautiful Bastard.