cuts right through the middle of their office.
right over good girls like Georgina Keller.
confidence-shattering breakup, she’s determined not to let anyone at her new
workplace push her around—least of all the brooding creative director, a “bad
boy of publishing” who’s made it clear she’s enemy #1.
taste for fast cars, late nights, and beautiful women may have gotten him to
the top of a leading New York magazine, but the reputation that made him is
suddenly threatening to end his career.
help Modern Man shed its bad reputation, but in order to do
that, she’ll have to start at the top—and no amount of rakish charm or
inconvenient attraction will distract her.
gets her right where he wants her, it means she’s going down.
concession stand, I took a tall stool, putting Georgina and I at eye level
since she stood. “So, why didn’t you kiss François?” I asked. “Bad breath?”
into her hand. “My breath is fine.”
his. I’m sure yours is pure relish on a hotdog.”
to love relish,” I said. “But does François?”
said François with flourish, she
flinched. I didn’t care. Something about him bugged me—I just couldn’t put my
finger on it.
kiss because you interrupted us,” she pointed out.
were in his position, and we both wanted that kiss, I wouldn’t let anyone stop
scowling. “There was even mention of spending time at his summerhouse.”
into her fist. “Boca Raton.”
Georgina spending a summer with him in Boca Raton was tragic enough that I
almost smiled. I got the sense she was playing up the date. If it was so great,
why wasn’t she sitting here with him? And why was I more relieved than smug
about that? “Meanwhile, Justin and I will be clamming in Montauk.”
should really just make it official and announce your love to the world.”
wouldn’t get to flirt with pretty girls.”
someone who pretends to have as much game as you,” she said, “I still haven’t
seen you successfully flirt with any
girls since I’ve known you.”
“How do you know I’m not flirting with you right now?”
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When it comes to her career in PR Georgina is all business. She has created quite a reputation for herself by knowing what needs to be done and ensuring that her clients make sure it happens. Her latest assignment is to clean up the image of Modern Man magazine and she will succeed despite the fact that the creative director wants nothing to do with her or her ideas.
Sebastian has built the magazine from the ground up and doesn’t need an outside consultant coming in and telling him how to run the business. His playboy reputation is hurting the magazine rather than helping it and he is about to show the opiniated woman what happens when she tries to tell him what to do.
Sebastian and Georgina have taken opposite side in their workplace battle which have the sparks flying between them both in and out of bed. They have a way of challenging each other to be better that’s if they don’t drive each other crazy first.
Hot chemistry, enemies to lovers and great main and secondary characters all combine to make this a story you don’t want to miss.