Sweet shy secretary falls in love with her boss only she doesn t know he is the owner of the company She thinks he is a simple mechanic She falls for him and they et engaged But when truth comes out Maureen feels unsure She loved Jake the mechanic but she is not sure she can be the proper wife of a dynamic tycoon I loved both hero and heroine Jake was an alpha but entle hero and Maureen a warm sweet heroine I loved the angst towards the end Like Maureen i was frustrated Jake was such a workaholic and Like Maureen i was frustrated Jake was such a workaholic and he wouldn t say he loved her but the ending was super adorable Jake totally redeemed himself and he became a reat husband and father HoodWinked is the story of Jake and MaureenMaureen is a recluse who works as secretary for the MacFaber corporations a jet manufacturing company She is well liked however spends her time mostly alone with her pet parrot BagwellWhen a plane is sabotaged she suspects the new mechanic and her name neighbor Jake of espionage not knowing he s her boss and suspects her of the sameThe first half of this book was FANTASTIC I loved the slow chemistry and banter between the h and H we had the mean heroinnocent heroine falling for one another loads of hairy chest loving and yes a full frontal lovemaking scene All was well until the identity reveal in the last 34th when the hero starts behaving like an ass and suddenly the issues are magically resolved and we are at the end If not for the last part of the book and if I had Rescuing Gus got aood Class of 92: Out of Our League grovel this would have been a 5 star for sure because this had areat startSafe355 I Wanted A Uick Mindless Read And wanted a uick mindless read and is what this book offered But it was so cheesy The young single secretary falls for the rich boss only the boss has been away for a long time so no one really knows what he looks like The boss Portrait of a Starter: An Unhidden Story goes undercover as a mechanic and that is how she falls for him He reveals to her his true identity and theyo for a ride in his rolls Royce buy a 2 caret diamond ring buy a big house complete with servants and have a baby Most books don t have all this happen. Maureen Harris is a professional secretary for the MacFaber Corporation a company that manufactures jets After a plane is sabotag. ,
Diana Palmer » 2 DownloadHe finds he wants to et to know her But Maureen doesn t know who he really is and she s slowly falling for the mechanic Jake He s awakening her peeling away her inhibitions But is seduction the only thing on his mind or does he really care about herMs Palmer has penchant for cynical heroes and na ve virginal heroines and we have them in this story Jake of course is the mysterious MacFaber owner of the company and uber wealthy Maureen is a young woman very much repressed socially but she charms Jake and young woman very much repressed socially but she charms Jake and can t seem to stay away from her While he was Jake he was actually a pretty reat hero patient and tender in Maureen s introduction to intimacy When his true identity is revealed he s a real jerk setting down the rules and demanding that Maureen like it What saves this story is that Maureen learns to stand up and take some of the control back Not the best by Ms Palmer but an enjoyable read none the less 15 stars I picked up this book because my brother s an airplane mechanic and I
thought I d send it to him for a laugh First though I read the storyHelloooooo alph hole hero AsI d send it to him for a laugh First though I read the storyHelloooooo alph hole hero As of Smart Bitches Trashy Books know alph hole is short for alpha male asshole And is Jake Edwards ever an alph hole He s verbally rude and mean he creeps her out and stalks her and he manhandles her whenever he starts to feel lusty While he changes a bit by the end of the book he s still 90% turdDefinitely not one of the better romances I ve read Long time favorite now an e bookI have been waiting for the e release of Hoodwinked one of my favorite Palmer Books for a long time I am not oing to detail the plot as it is hard to discuss the plot without spoilers and the surprises are half the fun of this storyMaureen and Jake are the young virgin and experienced older man that Palmer readers love and there are some really nice twists that make this one special Two characters who cannot be opposites Jake is experienced in life work and experiences all kinds Maureen has no experience at all Isn t it interesting how that is such a turn on for Jake. Tagonistic mechanic but is shocked to find herself seduced by the stranger But the mechanic has a secret that will shock her even. .
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read And I would say it was relatively pg on the love scenes Not a whole lotAnd I would say it was relatively pg on the love scenes Not a whole lot detail in there I was expecting something dramatic like the heroine ot hurt or something like that But apparently Diana Palmer didn t rant my wish for now It s been a while since I read Diana Palmer s book and I think this one s uite ood Though I don t really like the hero Jake s kind of annoying and I don t think his apology is enough to his way But then again Jake s kind of annoying and I don t think his apology is enough to his way But then again Palmer s heroine always forgive easily Maureen s typical Palmer s irl so it doesn t really surprise me Now I m running out of Diana Palmer Aaargh Work is not everything not even closeWhat a pleasant surprise this book brought The single woman that brought such naivete to a successful wealthy businessman who had never married and who finds out what love is all about Finally a baby boy who turns this family into a complete Healthy this calls for a loving seuel perhaps with a beautiful daughter play 3 Stars Maureen is a newly promoted secretary for a large aircraft manufacturer She s incredibly shy and inhibited finding it difficult to make friends and terribly lonely since her parents death six months ago She s never seen the owner of the company but she learns he s on his way back from South America an extended year away and he s not a happy man The Faber Jet has failed it s first test flight and it looks very much like sabotage There s a new mechanic at the plant where Maureen works and he s sparked her interest Caught staring and then appearing to be stalking him she s mortified when he accuses her appearing to be stalking him she s mortified when he accuses her coming on to him When it turns out he s the new tenant for the other half of her duplex she finds herself hiding indoors until she s sure he s not home Jake finds his neighbour a bit of an oddball but he needs to et closer to her to find out what she knows about the problems at the plant with the Faber Jet Jake s undercover as a mechanic but his real mission is to find the saboteur and make heads roll Maureen s innocence attracts his cynical nature and. Ed Maureen decides to spice up her life by conducting her own investigation She is suspicious of the company's newest and most an.