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Review: Accidentally On Purpose by Jill Shalvis

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From New York Times bestselling author Jill Shalvis comes the next sexy, standalone novel in the Heartbreaker Bay series…

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About ACCIDENTALLY ON PURPOSE:

There’s no such thing as a little in love . . .

Elle Wheaton’s priorities: friends, career, and kick-ass shoes. Then there’s the muscular wall of stubbornness that’s security expert Archer Hunt—who comes before everything else. No point in telling Mr. “Feels-Free Zone” that, though. Elle will just see other men until she gets over Archer . . . which should only take a lifetime . . .

There’s no such thing as a little in lust . . .

Archer’s wanted the best for Elle ever since he sacrificed his law-enforcement career to save her. Their chemistry could start the next San Francisco earthquake and he craves her 24/7, but Archer doesn’t want to be responsible for the damage. The alternative? Watch her go out with guys who aren’t him . . .

There is such a thing as . . .

As far as Archer’s concerned, nobody is good enough for Elle. But when he sets out to prove it by sabotaging her dates, she gets mad—and things get hot as hell. Now Archer has a new mission: prove to Elle that her perfect man has been here all along . . .

 


 

 

Elle Wheaton is her own woman and doesn’t let herself be intimidated by anyone, not even sexy alpha Archer Hunt.  From her close knit of friends, he’s the one who might know her best even if they can’t stand each other…at least, that’s what they think.

The story of Elle and Archer is just what I expected: a very strong, stubborn couple fighting for dominance.  After over 10 years from the incidents that first brought them together, they will have to come to terms with their feelings for each other.  They both doubt the other feels more than gratitude or obligation and neither of them wants that, but working andliving so close to one another and having the same group of friends is making it very difficult to live in denial.  They will find themselves opening up to their feelings and having quite a bit of angry sex, which is totally fine by them. ;)

The author manages to deliver a story about loyal, fierce friends who will do anything to protect the others and a couple finding their way to their own HEA in the midst of it all told with humor, sensibility, a nice dose of sexiness and a side of action due to our hero chosen career.  As the other books in the series, this book can be read as a standalone.

 

3.75 stars

*An ARC was given in exchange for an honest review*

 



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