Summer Wrap Up Read-a-Thon Finale

 

This time I chose a more realistic number and instead of books I pledge to read 2000 pages. My schedule is constantly changing and for the first time I feel good about the results of a read-a-thon.
Since I didn’t pick any book from the start, this time I’ll show what I’ve read and how many pages from each.

 

The Boss and Her Billionaire

The Boss and Her Billionaire

Michele de Winton

243 pages

Review it: 08/08/2012

 

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Elemental (Elemental, #0.5)

Elemental

Series: Elemental #0.5

Brigid Kemmerer

50 pages

Review it: 09/14/2012

 

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Storm (Elemental, #1)

Storm

Series: Elemental #1

Brigid Kemmerer

353 pages

Review it: 09/11/2012

 

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Wolf Tracks (Granite Lake Wolves, #4)

Wolf Tracks

Series: Granite Lake Wolves #4

Vivian Arend

97 pages

Review it: 09/04/2012

 

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First Frost (Mythos Academy, #0.5)

First Frost

Series: Mythos Academy #0.5

Jennifer Estep

37 pages

Review it: 09/17/2012

 

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Touch of Frost (Mythos Academy, #1)

Touch of Frost

Series: Mythos Academy #1

Jennifer Estep

350 pages

Review it: 09/15/2012

 

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Because You Tempt Me (Because You Are Mine, #1)

Because You Are Mine

Series: Because You Are Mine #1

Beth Kery

55 pages

Review it: 09/18/2012

 

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Kiss of Frost (Mythos Academy, #2)

Kiss of Frost

Series: Mythos Academy #2

Jennifer Estep

354 pages

Review it: 09/21/2012

 

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An Inconvenient Affair

An Inconvenient Affair

Series: The Alpha Brotherhood #1

Catherine Mann

192 pages

Review it: 09/20/2012

 

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Dark Frost (Mythos Academy, #3)

Dark Frost

Series: Mythos Academy #3

Jennifer Estep

336 pages

Review it: 09/26/2012

 

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I finished the week with 2067 pages. Over 2000 and managed to read some great books and a few novellas.

Review: Romeo, Romeo by Robin Kaye

Romeo, Romeo (Domestic Gods, #1)Title: Romeo, Romeo
Author:  Robin Kaye
Series: Domestic Gods
Publisher:  Sourcebooks Casablanca
Format: ebook
ISBN: 1402213395
Genre: Romance
Release date: November 1st 2008
Number of pages: 383

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Summary
Rosalie Ronaldi doesn’t have a domestic bone in her body …
All she cares about is her career, so she survives on take-out and dirty martinis, keeps her shoes under the dining room table, her bras on the shower curtain rod, and her clothes on the couch …
Nick Romeo is every woman’s fantasy – tall, dark, handsome, rich, really good in bed, AND he loves to cook and clean …
He says he wants an independent woman, but when he meets Rosalie, all he wants to do is take care of her. Before too long, he’s cleaned up her apartment, stocked her refrigerator, and adopted her dog …
So what’s the problem? Just a little matter of mistaken identity, corporate theft, a hidden past in juvenile detention and one big nosy Italian family too close for comfort …
My Thoughts
This was a different book and it caught me real good. I was reading two other books at the time and couldn’t let this one down and didn’t even run to the internet while reading. It was like everything else could wait, but I needed my fix from Lee and Nick.
Nick is perfect guy, like a prince and he likes to clean and cook. There’s not a single man that can be accounted liking both these. But Nick has some faults that totally made him human. He lied, but he had reasons, so in the end he was still pretty high on the God-like list.
Rosalie has a little bit of problem with relationships and that’s only because her parents sucked at their marriage and fought all the time. So she decided to just enjoy life and work around her mother when marriage came to talk.
The thing is Nick met Rosalie one night and she was having a bad day so was he, but the chemistry was really strong and he asked her out. He didn’t told her a lot of things, but he was only protecting himself and tried to save the trouble.
I loved Nick and the hole world about this series showing great guys that can actually clean is so different and practically a dream, but I’m enjoying that and the first book was pretty much perfect. The romance and the sex were well written.
Robin Kaye is now on my favorite authors list because she made me believe in perfect guys once again, but they still have faults.
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Books in this Series

#1 – Romeo, Romeo
#2 – Too Hot to Handle
#3 – Breakfast in Bed
#4 – Yours for the Taking

Quote
“Women have bitchfests when their men do something stupid. They get together to dicuss us, compare notes and sympathize. She has to have enough chocolate to share”
Rating
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