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Contrasting Lives by [Dempster, Leah]
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Length: 312 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
Page Flip: Enabled Language: English

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She offered him more than he was expecting.
Can he give her all that she needs?

Widower and a single father of four, Matt Pendleton is all work and no play. Between being a hotshot detective and caring for his children, there's little time for fun. Desperate for some passion and connection, Matt hires an escort for the night.

But one night turns into much more.

Emily Coulter is beautiful, charismatic, and fiercely independent - determined to make her own way in the world. Blindsided by their attraction for one another, neither can resist their intense desire. But Emily's past with a vicious Dom contradicts Matt's present as a cop and a dad.

Can two people with contrasting lives discover a way to merge their lives into one?

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 690 KB
  • Print Length: 312 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 1511785373
  • Publisher: Creativia; 2 edition (11 May 2015)
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00UCD7454
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #331,899 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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Ms Dempster takes you straight into the story with Matt Pendleton entering the hotel room. When Emily walks in he can’t believe the attraction he feels for her and everything starts happening differently to how he thought it would. This was supposed to be just two adults enjoying consensual sex but it ended up more than that. Trying to juggle single father hood to four children and deciding whether to have a relationship with Emily is not an easy decision to make. I picked up this book to read and the next thing I know it’s 3.30am, the story had me in its grasp and putting the book down was not an option. I understood Courtney’s anguish after her mother’s death and how everything affected her, one part of me was not amused as I really wanted things to work out between Matt and Emily the other part understood how Courtney felt as a 15 year old child, still coming to terms over her mother’s death and not wanting her father to move on with another woman. When Matt would not let Emily explain what she was doing with Henry I realised it was the excuse he needed to justify not having a relationship with her. Time progressed and just as Matt was starting to forge a better relationship with his children the kidnapping occurred. Although his friendship with Paul had been strained a few months previously, Matt knew he needed his help if they were to find the person kidnapped. Through trials and tribulations the kidnapper is located but the damage to the victim was tremendous. A lot was at stake if Mark was to prove how he felt for Emily and to keep his family together. Ms Dempster did a fantastic story keeping you gripped with each line she wrote, right up to the end you have no idea how things would end.
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With more heart and soul than Fifty Shades, I couldn't give this gorgeous book less than 5 stars. Reading an erotic style romance was not something that intetested me, until Contrasting Lives came highly recommemded. After the first page, I couldn't put it down. Matt's character was 3D and absolutely drew me in. Emily, with her heartfelt backstory, really held my attention. I just couldn't put it down - finished in one day and left wanting more. Thank you for this amazing debut novel, Leah Dempster, I hope to read more of your work.
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