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Griffin Campbell was the typical bad boy. My father warned me not to get too close. But he’s handsome as hell with eyes the color of the ocean, and he’s fiercely loyal and loves unconditionally. I couldn’t stay away when he was the only boy to ever claim my heart. I gave him all my firsts . . . and he left me behind.
Ten years later, he’s returned home offering answers as to why he left because he wants me back—only I’m not the broken-hearted teenager he once fell for. His pretty eyes and killer muscles aren’t enough to mend the hurt that rages inside me.
Jolie Bryant was my best friend’s little sister. She’s sexy as hell, sweet as sin, and very forbidden—my favorite memory and my biggest regret.
I should stay away. I’m harboring secrets that will shatter her world.
The thing about secrets is that they always find a way to come out. I just hope that when mine do, she won’t turn away from me . . .
I want my second chance with the only girl I’ve ever loved, but it seems that fate has other plans.I throw my head back, laughing and happy that playful Jojo is back. “I remember the first time we kissed,” I say, looking into her eyes. She swallows. Her earlier playfulness falls away and is replaced with a serious, heated stare. “I remember the first time we danced.” My finger caresses the bare skin of her shoulder, and her green eyes go from shining emerald to a dark forest green. “Griff,” she whispers a warning. “I want to kiss you so bad.” My voice is gruff and filled with a need that far outweighs any craving for gelato. I don’t wait for her answer because the way she watches me has me undone. My lips press to hers slowly, a soft caress, a begging for permission. Her fingers come up and rake through my hair, tugging me closer. My tongue peeks from my mouth, begging entrance to hers as she opens willingly. The kiss is slow and testing at first. I’m scared of pushing too hard and having her pull away. She says she doesn’t want more, but the chemistry between us beats alive and strong. Her taste sets my body on fire as a million memories come crashing through my mind. Electricity sparks inside me, making me feel alive for the first time in what feels like forever. And now, with a simple kiss, I have come undone. My lonely heart beats in time with hers. My thumb brushes over the pulse point in her neck, and it thumps wild like mine. “Jolie,” I say her name like a prayer. “What are we doing?” she murmurs into my mouth. “What feels right,” I answer into hers. Primal instinct begs me to take her on this kitchen counter and make her mine. My fingers pull at her scalp and she moans into my mouth, and my hard-on pulses to her sweet noises. The kiss intensifies until we are both breathless and panting when suddenly, she pulls away from me, pressing her hands to my shoulders.
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R.C. Stephens is a top 100 Amazon best selling author. She has written ten romance novels and plans to continue to write many more.
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Her books are filled with humor, heartbreak, emotion and true love.
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5 STAR Review
I enjoyed this story from start to finish. I loved the angst, the second chance, and the build-up of this story. Jolie and Griff have known each other for years. They were young and in love. But things being as they were, Griff and Jolie were never meant to be together. Griff left Jolie when she needed him most. Now, years later they are back together, but things aren’t as they once were. Griff has never given up on Jolie, but he had to leave her. Now the question is, 10 years later, can the truth set them free?
I loved this story from start to finish. I loved falling in love with Griff. I will say, there was a part where he broke my heart, but I think he made up for it in the end. The truth is, these two were meant for life together. I loved Jolie and the girl she was. I loved that she kept her guard up. I loved that when she finally let it down, she allowed herself to fall.
I love this story. I love these characters. I can’t wait for more from R.C. Stephens.