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Fire and Ice (Americana #5)

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"You've taken the world on your shoulders." Zachary's voice was a soft, caressing whisper that was oddly soothing and hypnotic. "You've made Chris your sole responsibility and refuse help from everyone. Haven't you ever wanted anyone to take care of you?"

As much as she wanted to, Alison couldn't admit any such feelings to him. She felt curiously vulnerable, unable to handl
Paperback, 186 pages
Published March 1st 1991 by Harlequin (first published 1975)
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Jun 29, 2012 Soapykitty rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: romance
It's not a bad book but it's not something I would read again.
Alisa got on my nerves.She marries a complete stranger so she can get custody of her 7 year old sister,and acts like a b!tch to him throughout the book.She is insanly jealous of his beautiful friend/neighbor,even though he tells her he isn't messing around.When she proposed marriage, she told him he could have as many affairs as he wanted as long as he was discreet about it!
The author uses the phrases,"cooly looked" "Glared icily" an
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I didn't like this book. The characters seemed to dispise and hate each other until 5 pages from the end of the book.
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Apr 23, 2010 Jen rated it it was ok
The premise was typically ridiculous. A fashion model propositions a man with money so that she may receive full custody of her half-sister. And so Zachary conveniently agrees on the condition they live with him. Alison then claims to divorce the guy after a year, but then she spends most of that time being all "icy" whenever Zachary makes a move on her, or being acidly jealous when Zach's lady friend Rene pops over blatantly flirting with him.

Then Alison realises the "fire" within her, and Zac
Sep 01, 2015 Melinda rated it did not like it
I didn't think to much of this book. You can't convince me that Zachary loved Chris, his actions tell a different story.
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