Series: Business and Pleasure #1
she’ll have to face alone. All she wants is to be able to finally use her
degree to obtain a life free from poverty.
Beckett Anderson needs to control his world…
He has power, respect and a multi-billion-dollar empire, yet something is missing.
Now, the man who has everything needs one last thing: someone to share it all
with. Can he find someone willing to commit to a man who’s unable to love?
A chance encounter and an impromptu business proposal could be the
solution they are both looking for, until two pink lines destroy their illusion
romance and declarations of love from me. It’s not who I am. If you agree to
this, there won’t be anyone else, for either of us. I was never good at sharing
when I was young, and I’m worse now. I can’t let you agree to this unless you
understand that you’ll have my body, but I don’t have a heart to give
Giving away something you can’t live without leaves you to wither and die. I
know, I watched it happen to my mother, and I will never be like her.”
willing to give this a try?”
really looked at him. Could I keep my heart safe? Already he’d shown me
glimpses of someone possibly as broken as I was under his polished veneer. He
was dangerous to me because he might tempt me to do the one thing I’d always
avoided, fall head over heels.
thought I’d evaded temptation in the past. I’d run from every boyfriend who
threatened to make me feel anything more than lust. Maybe, knowing he wasn’t
going to fall in love with me would be the difference. We could fight off the
loneliness together, and guard our hearts at the same time. It had to work
because I didn’t think I had the strength to say no to him. No, that wasn’t
exactly true. I didn’t want to walk away from him, and that scared me more.
give this, whatever this is, a try.”
Northwest, currently living in a small town with her teenage son and a house
full of pets. The author of the romantic suspense Destroy Series, and other
books, Kimberly writes tales of beautiful, messy love. When she isn’t reading
or out supporting her son at sports events she can be found moving a cat off
her keyboard so she can help the heroine find the love that she deserves.