Perfect For You by Candis Terry

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Perfect For You by Candis Terry

Meet the Kincade brothers: they’ll do what it takes to protect their legacy—but what happens when love gets in the way?

Declan Kincade has spent so much time chasing success he’s almost forgotten how to just live. Lately, though, his all-business routine has been thrown into disarray. Brooke Hastings is the best employee Dec’s ever had: polished, capable, and intelligent. After four years, he’s just realized that she’s also smoking hot. But their working relationship is too valuable to stake on a fling, no matter how mind-bendingly pleasurable it promises to be . . .

What’s worse than never meeting the right man? Finding him, and then working side-by-side every day while he remains absolutely blind to your existence. That is, until one temptation-packed road trip changes everything. Teaching her gorgeous, driven boss how to cut loose and have fun is the toughest challenge Brooke’s ever faced. But it’s one that could give both of them exactly what they need, if Dec will take a chance on a perfect—and perfectly unexpected—love . . .

To say I enjoyed this book would be a complete understatement. I absolutely adored this story!

Our story starts with Brooke and Declan working, but having to schedule an impromptu trip so Declan can assist his family with a few things. Brooke, being the amazing assistant, offers to go along. In the end, she ends up helping more than I think she ever anticipated.

The sexual tension in this story is done so well. It constantly simmers, might start to boil, then cool back down a bit. Declan is all business and watching him try to reign in his feelings for Brooke is seriously amusing to watch. Especially once they arrive to the family vineyard and his brothers come into play. Everything becomes immediately heightened.

It was really fascinating to see Brooke bringing Declan out of his professional side. As readers, we can truly see how conflicted he is over his feelings for Brooke. Declan is all business and even when he tries to not think in a logical, organized way, he goes back to it just out of habit.

Brooke’s character is probably one of my favorites. Yes, she drove me a little crazy at times but I really admired her. Not only was she fun and outgoing, she is incredibly smart. There is a scene in the story where the family is distracted by conflicting thoughts and they ask Brooke’s opinion on a business venture. When she turns into business mode, it was so impressive to see all of her ideas and thoughts come out. For me, that moment was the one where I really could see why Declan would be attracted to her.

This was my first book from this author and I can’t wait to read more from her. I enjoyed this story so much. It had depth, but also kept things light and fun while telling an amazing love story.

**The author, Candis Terry, also made a playlist that envisioned for this story and I’ll post her graphic below. When I saw this playlist, I had already finished the book and I felt it was pure perfection for the story.

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Out of Love by RC Boldt

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Synopsis

Foster Kavanaugh, former Navy SEAL, knows what it’s like to be the top dog, the man in charge, the one calling the shots. Now that he’s running his own security consulting firm, not much has changed.

Except the curvy blonde he hired as his office manager.

Noelle Davis has been through the damn ringer. Swearing off men after escaping a toxic relationship, she’s grateful for a fresh start—new job included. Except her job isn’t tranquil and calm. In fact, it’s quite the opposite because her boss is the most infuriating man on the planet.

And, not to mention, sexy as hell.

Foster has limits. Rules. No attachments allowed because he doesn’t do love—and Noelle Davis foiled that plan and took a red pen to his list of rules. With her smart mouth and quick witted banter, he found the woman beginning to creep past his defenses.

When circumstances put Noelle in a perilous position, the first person to come to her rescue is none other than Foster Kavanaugh. She gets to see the man in action—not as her aggravating boss, but the man who will stop at nothing to keep her safe.

The same man who makes her want to reconsider her self-imposed embargo of men.

The man she wants to get to know now that she’s seen another side of him.

The man who makes her want…more.

But is more possible when you’re OUT OF LOVE?

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So first, I really enjoyed this book. I enjoyed it so much that I actually forced myself to read it slowly, so I could really take my time and absorb the story and its characters. Yes, that is how much I liked it.

So Noelle and Foster work together. They have this incredibly sharp banter that goes back and forth nonstop. It’s hilarious and I share the same sense of humor, so I aligned with both characters immediately.

Noelle does find herself in a tough spot due to things in her past and Foster is the first to come to her rescue. (I don’t want to give spoilers, hence the vagueness) Even though these two jab and prod at each other, once they really get to know each other is when the magic happens (and I don’t just mean that sexually).

One aspect I really appreciated in this story is that Foster has some real issues. Noelle also has her issues. At some point, these characters need to step up to the plate if they want their relationship to work. Normally, I don’t care for characters who have lingering discourse, but with Noelle and Foster, it really worked. I think one reason for that is that they never really “officially” become a thing. They just are. So their own issues aren’t really “big deals” until we reach a real peak in the story.

There were a couple aspects of this story that I wish had been more developed. We some mystery regarding Foster’s close friend, Hendy. I don’t know if the author is planning to make this group into a series (which I would be absolutely on board with since I enjoyed this book so much). Another facet was Noelle’s past. When everything is sort of sealed up, it almost felt too neat and tidy.

I have only read a few books from this author but each one, I have enjoyed immensely. I would recommend this book to anyone who loves to see their alpha males and strong women go head to head in one amazing office romance.