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Could blame her really It was rough past but she was willing to let Xanthe in and trust him with her And it was really beautiful I loved the moment that she finally revealed her physical scars to him because that was the last barrier between them Again it was ust a sensual and sweet moment between them I loved that Once it got good it got really good I A River of Royal Blood (A River of Royal Blood, just needed to dig deeper between surfaceust like they had to do in the book When the emotions came into play and they really got to know each other then it was really good I wish that the story was like that all the way through and flowed a little easier I enjoyed seeing them fall in love and get closer and closer That was worth it in the end I was so happy with the Greece part and onwards then it took off for me So good Ignore the blurb on this one The descriptions of the characters don t do them Transnasal Endoscopic Skull Base and Brain Surgery justiceThis is a surprisingly thoughtful well constructed story It starts out a bit slow The billionaire Greek hero is in his London hotel hosting some kind of galaconvention for the English rugby team The heroine granddaughter of a rugby legend catches his eye He is smitten with this ice ueen from the beginningThe heroine has finally tracked down theeweled rose a rugby prizeaward that was her grandfather s It was her prized possession and her brother had it auctioned off to support his dissolute lifestyle The heroine can t afford to buy it back She has no plans Her trip to the hotel was an impulse When the hero offers to show it to her she indulges in another impulse and walks off with it when the hero is distracted One of the rugby players sees her leaving and tackles herThe hero declines to call the police Instead he pretends they are a couple and the rugby player apologizes for getting it wrong The hero blackmails the heroine into being his date at a rugby event that night The heroine numbly goes along with it She s attracted to the hero but she s very stressed by the strain of keeping up the family s reputation while her brother is spending all of their money She s trying to hang on for another year for her sister to finish at boarding school She seems to think her sister will suffer if the family loses its fortune and statusSurprisingly the Hh enjoy their outing The hero is accepted by the rugby players because of who the heroine is The heroine relaxes because no one is hitting on her because she s with the heroThe hero takes the heroine home without pressuring her for sex as part of his subtle campaign to get her in his bed The heroine has no intention of seeing the hero again but she calls him after she has been invited to yet another rugby event where she is supposed to bring her grandfather s rose This is where the hero blackmails her she can have the rose if she accompanies him to Greece where he has to attend a baptism as a godfather to the baby She will warm his bed for the duration of their stay and then she can have the roseview spoiler Again surprisingly the Hh enjoy themselves at the baptism and the heroine is taken with the hero s widowed mother All is well until the hero decides he s tired of waiting for the heroine to open up to him about her past He has her investigated and then confronts herShe tells him her story an assault at 17 by one of her parent s inebriated friends heroine fleeing and crashing the car causing horrible scars on her torso being arrested at her hospital bed for drunk driving her parent s betrayal at letting her take the blame and then breaks it off Hero realizes he s made a big mistake The rest of the story is the Hh dealing with the fallout of their relationship and breakup The hero has changed and so has the heroine The hero gets closer to his family The heroine decides to own up to her past and stop being ashamed She instructs her lawyers to sell their family estate and to divide whatever money is left Her brother takes off with his toxic friends and the sister is happy that the heroine can finally let go of the past The hero writes her a letter that the heroine finally opens two months later It is one line but it s enough for the heroine to contact the hero again You don t find out until the epilogue what it said And it s only in epilogue that the heroine lets him see her scars Their declaration during a rugby game is perfect for both of them hide spoiler. R family name represents To save her from scandal and get to the truth he’ll offer his terms If Karin wants her precious heirloom she’ll have to earn it back in his bedroom.
Karin s family is supposed to be a great and famous one Her grandfather was a well known and well payed rugby player and her parents a gorgeous couple But appearances can be deceivingWhen Xante first sees Karin he wants to melt the Ice ueen himselfThe challenge is setAnd when Karin tries to steal something she claims it s rightfully hers the motive is foundThe book was modest but it contained many inadeuacies I m from Greece and therefore I could say that some of the terms used in this book were not spelled correct or were inacuarate Started a little slow but over all it was good There was focus on the plot than many HPs I ve read recently Some minor twists turns but I really liked Karin Read this cover to cover in one sitting it was that compelling AngstTwo people with flawed backgrounds who found each other Other reviews explain the story wellSome of the twists were unexpected and I was rooting for them long before the endI love that he was celibate during their separation She was too but he d been clearly defined as a constant womanizer so it seemed important in showing how he felt about herAbsolutely one of her better books IMHO This book is the last one I had to read in the International Billionaire s Series and it s one of my favorite ones I am not that crazy about rugby which is the theme of the books but there wasn t too much about rugby mania in it making the story of Karin Wallis a beautiful titled English woman and Xanthus Rossi a beyond gorgeous rich and powerful Greek tycoonKarin has been labeled by the tabloids as the Ice ueen who Souvenirs de dbauches jets around the world doing nothing but living the high life and they couldn t be wrong She has been trying to keep her family together since the death of her beloved grandfather a rugby legend and it seems that things are not really going well Her drug addicted parents had been killed after blowing most of the family s fortune and now her horrible brother is continuing the saga which has her having to sell off the last of the family s heirlooms to pay for her younger sister s educationXanthe has clawed his way out of the Athens alleys to become a very rich man who can have anything or anyone he wants From the first moment he lays eyes on Karin in one of his hotel s foyer he is totally smitten But before he can make his move she has flown away with one of his prized rugby mementosthe rugby rose which had belonged to her grandfather before her snarky brother had sold it without her knowledge She needs it badlyIust loved these tw 4 Stars In English rugby circles Karin s grandfather was a legend as he lead the English team to a season undefeated The ruby encrusted rose was awarded to each member of the team and was her grandfather s most prized possession Now her grandfather long gone and Karin s parents as well the Wallis family money was uickly dwindling especially as her brother Mathew carried on the party hearty tradition set by her parents Karin struggles to keep up the family name until her younger sister is finally in university all she needs from the estate is enough to pay for her education But when she learns that Mathew had sold the ruby rose and had since spent the money Karin is desperate to get it back It s the only treasure of her grandfather s that has meaning Tracking down the purchaser is a difficult task but finally her hunt brings her to Xante Rossi s Twinkenham hotel Xanti has a penchant for sports memorabilia and as his hotel is hosting the English rugby team during their training he has graced the hotel foyer with various treasures to commemorate the sport Xanti s appreciative eyes immediately hone in on the gorgeous blond who has entered his hotel She has grace and an air about her that says she belongs amoung the elite of the sports world who are gathered there He spies her admiring the ruby rose that is locked behind glass and he uses this as his approach Opening the case he hands her the rose to admire and then is called away Karin can t believe her luck to Mes recettes veggie au robot-cuiseur - 150 ides faciles et rapides ! just be handed the rose and she hesitates on what to do Spying the emergency exit she makes her break only to be tackledust outside the door by the captain of the rugby team Karin now finds herself totally in Xante s hands and to protect her family name she agrees to his terms At first it was only to attend a charity gala Innocent English roseBookish mousy heiress Karin has failed in her first act of defiance She’s tried to take back the symbol of everything she holds dear in her life but ruth.
Ith him but Xante is uite intrigued by Karin and intends to seduce her He makes her a deal she ll accompany him to Greece to attend a family christening pretend to be his current love interest and she ll spend her nights in his bed in exchange she ll receive the rose Karin surprises him by agreeing She s actually relieved to leave England and hellish life her brother has inflicted on her though intimacy with Xante does trouble her She can t deny her attraction to him but fears that he too will be repulsed by the horrendous scars she bears This is one of those stories that once you read the first pages you re completed compelled to read on to know what will happen next Karin is a heroine with a tortured past that she can t shake Xante is a man used to getting what he wants and is amazed when Karin doesn t seem to want him in return At first she s a challenge and then he finds himself wanting to protect her and it s obvious in the little things he does to make her life easier that he s coming to care for her While he s anxious to know the past that seems to haunt Karin he doesn t pursue it until his ex fiancee makes a point of hinting that the past involves criminal charges Confronting Karin she ends their affair but not before she sets Xante straight on all those tidbits he s unearthed Very angsty moments I loved the HEA that Ms Marinelli writes for these two I was a little disappointed in this book only because of in parts of the book only half the page would load on my kindle The book that I was able to read was good The world saw Karin as someone who had it all She had a good background and wealth was sent to the best school Karin was carrying around a lot of emotional baggage that she never shared with anyone When she was finally able to talk about it and start dealing with it she was able to let her heart love This was a romance that tugged on my heartstrings deduct one star the heroine is not a virgin 35Karin comes from a wealthy socialite family but there are scars beneath the surfacea darkness in her family that she ll do anything to keep from coming to light And because of their increasing debt her brother sold off her grandfather s prized rugby award to Greek tycoon Xante Rossi She s caught trying to steal it from him But Xante is intrigued by the ice ueen and offers her a deal She pose as his girlfriend and he won t press charges He s surprised at how much they enjoy each other even though he believes the press about her that she s spoiled and selfish and ust like her snobbish wealthy family However he starts seeing to her and starts to fall for her believing she has much substance and vulnerability than he could have ever expected But then he At first I wasn t feeling this book in the beginning I really had to dig in until I really got into it and enjoyed it It ust didn t grab me right away not until I got into the part where they were visiting his family in Greece then got really romantic and really deep with the revelation of what happened in Karin s past It got really heart wrenching and angst after that then I was into Xante and Karin as a couple Just the beginning felt like the same old trope that I have read time and time again It was a little predictable and not exciting I didn t feel like they had a lot of chemistry or heat between them I wasn t exactly rooting for them as a couple I Sherman Tank Manual just wanted to get to the good stuff Once the good stuff came then the story really took off and I really got them as a couple after that I loved their time in Greece It was sweet and romantic andust lovely as they were starting to fall in love It had some of the most sensual love scenes that I have read in uite awhile and they were full meaning in those moments It revealed so much to what they had together Plus there was ust much behind those scenes and added depth and dimension to their relationship because though the were intimate she was still hiding from him She was hiding a part of herself from him both her physical and emotional scars And she had lot going on emotionally Her past really gutted me I understand why she acted like an ice ueen like her reputation suggested She suffered a lot and the only way that she could make it through was to hide and keep everyone at arms length because she didn t have a lot of trust in people And who. Less billionaire Xante Rossi has caught her red handedbedded by a Greek tycoonWhy is this shy beauty stealing from him Xante is intrigued Her innocence belies the corruption he.
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Carol Marinelli was born in England to Scottish parents then emigrated to Australia where there are loads of Scottish and English people who did exactly the same so she’s very at home thereShe lives in the outer suburbs of Melbourne—pretty much in her car driving her three children to their various commitmentsCarol writes for the Harleuin Presents and Medical lines and she also writes conte