Drake Stagliano is a high maintenance man from a wealthy empire family in Chicago. He managers The Riverside Hotel/Restaurant where he only expects the absolute best. With a past filled with being used and heartbreak, the last thing he expects is to find a woman he can’t control himself around… a chef intern.
Molly Woods is not your typical 23 year old. She’s in her last semester of culinary school and interning at Drake’s restaurant. She’s closed dating off her list – her only priorities are finishing school & her 4 year old daughter. When Molly is pursued by Drake, she does everything she can to deny the chemistry and sexual tension. However, that doesn’t last long & she finds herself completely mad over him.
When an intimate video goes public, Molly’s internship and credibility is threatened. She’s lusts for the one man she’s been able to connect with after the sudden death of her late fiancé – but can Drake hold on for the emotional ride? Molly will need to let go of her past in order let Drake in. Fall in love with this steamy, funny, & romantic story of two people who find each other just when they both need someone the most.
I wasn’t sure what to expect from this one. By the second chapter I knew I was going to enjoy it, a lot!
Molly is a single Mom of a four year old adorable toddler, Stella. They are living with Molly’s bestfriend Michael. Unfortunately, Molly’s fiance (Liam) passed away in a car accident shortly after Stella was born. Molly is almost ready to graduate from culinary school. She hasn’t been on any dates in almost four years, everytime anyone approaches her she won’t give them the time of day. She is still mourning the loss of Liam, and she feels like she would be cheating on him. That’s until she lays her eyes upon Drake Stagliano!
Drake takes Molly’s breath away! He’s hair is dark and matches his mezmorizing eyes. His voice is smooth as silk,.and he just happens to be wealthy. Molly runs into him one night after having a few drinks. He ends up in the taxi with her, he makes sure she gets home safely. When she wakes up she sees a note from Blake letting her know he has the contents of her wallet, she must meet him for a date in order to get everything back! This cracked me up! He explained to Molly he wants to get to know her. She tries to deny what she feels after several dates. Their chemistry is HOT! and sexy as can be.
They start falling madly in love with each other,.Stella is also getting attached to Drake! Everything is great, right? Then comes along Travis, he is attending classes with Molly. He’s handsome and a sweet guy. There’s also Kendra, Blakes Ex who is causing all kinds of trouble! Travis is falling for Molly, she starts having feelings for him too! This is when I start yelling at my nook! Ha. Stella and Drake are also faced with a huge scandal when their sex pictures are leaked and posted, emailed, etc! Can their love survive? They are put through the test!
I am really looking forward to the second book!