the tiny glue stick from Brennen’s large hand and jabbed it into his chest.
“One, two, three! Eyes on me!” she said, in the meanest voice she’d ever used
to recite that common teachers’ prompt.
cocked his head to the side and met her gaze.
the glue stick in place. “I don’t care who you are. You could be the King of
quirked into a smirk. “Nope, that doesn’t exist.”
surged through her. “You could be the Duke of Denver.”
the glue stick a fraction harder. “Maybe you can understand this? In my
classroom, I am the CEO. I am the B, O, double S, boss. And what I say goes.”
went wide, and he stared at her. It wasn’t the aloof stare he’d given her
earlier. No, this look brimmed with astonishment. She could feel the heat of
him. Sense every muscle in his body tensing like a predator deciding if he
wanted to pounce. Inches apart, he held her gaze. The tiny glue stick, the only
thing separating them. Her body zinged, and she wasn’t sure if it was from
laying down the law or that if she pushed up onto her toes and he bent down,
their lips would be mere millimeters apart.
If there’s one thing Krista Sandor knows for sure, it’s that
romance saved her. After she was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 2015, her
world turned upside down. During those difficult first days, her dear friend
sent her a romance novel. That kind gesture provided the escape she needed and
ignited her love of the genre. Inspired by the strong heroines and happily ever
afters, Krista decided to write her own romance series. Today, she is an MS
Warrior and living life to the fullest. When she’s not writing, you can find
Krista running 5Ks and chasing after her growing boys in her adopted home of
Oh, Brennen, you wicked bad boy, where have you been all my life? And poor Abby has had her heart broken and not much can fix it. She just wants a break, but that doesn’t seem possible with Brennen around. But the truth is these two both know hurt. Brennen is just better at hiding his, or is he? These two together could fix each other and be what the other needs, but are they going to allow their heart to be their guide? So many questions…so much I’m not going to tell you.
I loved this book from start to finish. I love the chemistry between these two, even when they were trying to fight it. I loved watching them see that they could be more. I loved seeing them grow as people and as a couple. Seeing them become what the other needs was so amazing. I loved this book and the amazing writing of Krista Sandor. I can’t want to see what’s to come from her.