Katiebird Reviews Pucked by Helena Hunting

 

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Pucked by Helena Hunting

With a famous NHL player for a step-brother, Violet Hall is well acquainted with the playboy reputation many hockey stars come with. She’s smart enough to steer clear of those hot, well-built boys with unparalleled stamina. That is until she meets the legendary team captain—Alex Waters.

Violet isn’t interested in his pretty, beat-up face, or his rock-hard six-pack abs. But when Alex inadvertently obliterates Violet’s previous misapprehension regarding the inferior intellect of hockey players, he becomes more than just a hot body with a face to match.

In what can only be considered a complete lapse in judgment, Violet finds out just how good Alex is with the hockey stick in his pants. But what starts out as a one-night stand, quickly turns into something more. Post-night of orgasmic magic, Alex starts to call, and text, and e-mail and send extravagant—and quirky—gifts, making him difficult to ignore, and even more difficult not to like.

The problem is, the media portrays Alex as a total player, and Violet doesn’t want to be part of the game.

 

So I don’t read “sports oriented” romances for the most part, for a number of reasons. I can’t relate to professional athletes and have never been involved with an athlete. I was familiar with this story before it was published, and knew that many people loved it. I decided to take a chance with this one, for two reasons.

 

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Fan Fic Friday: Spring Southern Twi Fic Meet up

I think it might actually be Spring here in Chicago. We finally got out of the 40s and might even be in the 60s this weekend!! I can feel the warm coming on…

I am sure that the weather was amazing for the ladies at the Southern Twi Fic Meet Up, and lucky us, we had Meg to represent us…

 

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Cover Reveal: Release Me by Ann Marie Walker and Amy K. Rogers

Release Me by Ann Marie Walker and Amy K. Rogers is a book I’m really looking forward to reading. It’s the second in the Chasing Fire series. Let’s check out the synopsis, then onto the big reveal 🙂

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Alessandra Sinclair knows that Hudson Chase is the last man she should want. The boy from the wrong side of the tracks has grown into a man who would do anything to get ahead, even if it means breaking Allie’s heart. But whenever she’s near him, the attraction between them is undeniable. And now that they’re working together, keeping her distance from Hudson is almost as impossible as keeping her feelings in check…

Hudson already lost Allie once and he refuses to lose her again. He’s determined to use their new business partnership to rekindle the spark he knows is still there. Only the closer he gets to winning her over, the clearer it becomes there are still secrets that could tear them apart for good…

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