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Mile High (Up in the Air #2)

4.22 of 5 stars 4.22  ·  rating details  ·  51,497 ratings  ·  1,672 reviews
James and Bianca’s tumultuous story continues in the sequel to In Flight.

James has initiated Bianca into a dark and drugging world of passion and pain. He taught her about her own submissive, masochistic nature, and she fell swiftly and deeply in love with the undeniably charming and impossibly beautiful Mr. Cavendish, but a painful misunderstanding and the return of the b
Kindle Edition, 283 pages
Published November 2nd 2012 by R.K. Lilley
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My heart is racing. I want to SQUEEE from the rooftops!!!
I'm completely and utterly in love with James Cavendish.
He's a fuckhot and Dominant, and yet tender and swoony billionaire!
I'm hooked on this trilogy. Completely.
James Cavendish has stolen my heart!

He has a place right there in the same sentence as Christian and Gideon.
Now its Christian, Gideon and James . SQUEEEEEEEEEE <3

“You’re my angel, Bianca. You’ve exorcized my demons. I don’t have nightmares when I’m with you. I don’t have to work seventy hour work weeks to keep my mind distracted. My life has become more than work and emotionless affairs. You make me a better man.”


I gripped his silky hair in my fists. “I missed you, too. It’s scary just how much. I don’t know how it happened so fast, but you feel like home to me, James.”

A hoarse, pained sound escaped his throat. “Yes,” he said, his voice rough with emo
Georgia ♥ Team Dex ♥

The second installment in the "Up In The Air" Trilogy and Bianca and James are BACK setting beds, planes and horses on fire!


I LOVE James Cavendish!! There I admit it... He is confident, possesive obsessive, romantic, dominant, beautiful, persistent, knows what he wants and he is set on getting it!! In this book he is grovelling and OH GOD what a grovel.... Irresistable, sexy man....

Bianca Karlsson stays in character. She is afraid
5 Incredibly Sexy Stars!!!

I love these books! Mile High was even better than In Flight, it didn’t disappoint!

“I want to deserve you, my love.”

“You must know by now that I’ve never done any of this for anyone else. I was a slut once with my body, but I’ve never been a slut with my heart.”

“You’re my angel, Bianca. You’ve exorcized my demons. I don’t have nightmares when I’m with you. I don’t have to work seventy hour work weeks to keep my mind distracted. My life has been more than work and
~ Becs ~
This is another deeply erotic and highly emotional instalment in Bianca and James' story.

It's the second part of the Up in the Air Trilogy and it doesn’t work as a standalone. You need to read In Flight first – I can highly recommend it. If you like hot, dominant alpha males, it will definitely work for you. Also, my review may be slightly spoilery for In Flight so please make sure you’ve read that before you carry on here.

We pick up a few weeks after the end of the first book. Bianca has recove
SueBee★bring me an alpha!★
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! Up in the Air series, book 2 of 3. Debut by R.K. Lilley. Intense, epic saga, erotic tale & mesmerizing love story with a larger-than-life James Cavendish & his Bianca!

There are three books in the Up In The Air series, but see below for BONUS chapter links:
Book 1: In Flight
Book 2: Mile High
Book 3: Grounded

James Cavendish and Bianca Karlsson are both beautiful beyond words, but underneath those good looks are two very broken, flawed, lonely and haunted souls. This is the continuation
✝✝ Ⓓaisy ❣ Hearts Cole, Lucas, Jesse  & James ✝✝

Mr Beautiful, I WANT YOU! He does it again! I am mesmerised with him! Am definitely gonna recap my Mr. Beautiful again!

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Bianca and James faces few demon in their pasts and it's up to me make their relationship work and trust each other! As we all know James has been a manwhore before this!

Facing his exes is yikes and a big challenge for Bianca!!!! His ex-bimbos definitely got into my nerves! At times, Bianca needs kick, instead of talking with him first about that white elephant, she decides to
Angie's Dreamy Reads

This is the second book in the Up In The Air Trilogy the first being In Flight which I have to say I didn’t love but don't hate either. I had serious mixed feelings about the book and the series but there was something that made me want to keep going and see how things developed and turned out and I have to say I’m SOOOOO glad I kept reading. This book was freaking SCORCHING...WOWZERS!!! James was extremely delicious in this one with a soft side that I found really
Mile High is Fifty Shades fanfic gone wrong. Let me provide a brief synopsis of this book: Bianca and James have sex. Yep, that’s it. No character development. No storyline. No plot. Just sex – straight up book porn. Which might serve its purpose if it was hot sex, however, sometimes Mile High sex ventured a bit too much into weird territory. Let me explain.

I personally enjoy a good, kinky BDSM book. I loved The Original Sinners series, which has tons of hot, smexy, kinky scenes. However, there
Sharon ✽ is an emotional book junkie ✽
The ending of In Flight was pretty awful and things haven't gotten better. While Bianca's body is healing, her mind, heart, and soul are trying to make sense of what's going on with her and James. Can she really trust him? And more importantly, can she let him in?

When Bianca finally agrees to see James, it's at a nightclub and James hadn't shown up yet. Bianca was opening up and telling some of the other flight attendants about him...

“On a scale of one to ten, what was he?”

I sighed. They were
Ok seriously? This book makes 50 shades look like a masterpiece. Honestly I saw the reviews and thought it would be decent but was very misled. First I can't picture this James guy to be in his 20's he reads like he is a good decade older. He is also extremely needy and annoying with constant txt's and phone calls and the public groping because for all his good looks and stupid Bianca reassuring him he still doesn't bloody get it. I don't give a crap how hot he is - he is an annoying whiner. And ...more
Lisa Jayne
Re read February 2013 (double the love)!

This trilogy has got me all kinds of 'book excited' 5 delicious, heart stopping, James and Bianca stars.

This story started perfectly from where book one's dramatic cliff hanger left off. If I thought I enjoyed James and Bianca's story before in book one, in this book I was positively swooning.

In this second book the author takes us on the delicious journey of obvious soul Mates, we get to learn more about the characters that I fell in love with from book o
Vika aka ♔ of GIF & Grumpy Smut-ateer *P/T Freebie Fairy
description TO 2 COUPLES IN THIS BOOK!!!

Holy Tattoo James and all that kinky fuckery! WOW... Yum

Story picks up a month later after the events of Book 1... and in that first page I was already antsy to get James and Bianca back together... tied up together and all. Thankfully I did not have to wait long for all their sexing to begin. James is even more determined to keep her in his life and in some instances to keep her running away from him after that horrible incident at the event.
Side Note: SERIOUSLY why
OMG, James Cavendish, you continue to rock my world!

Continuing on one month after the events of the first book, In Flight, this book picks up the drama straight away, with James and Bianca still struggling with their tumultuous, fledgling relationship. They still want each other, badly, but Bianca still has issues with the relationship side. And OMG, those issues get played out in frustrating detail!!!! The woman did my head in for half of this book! How can she still be so freaking oblivious??
I really liked this book. It has just the right amount of drama for a light, hot read.

I love the developing relationship between James

and Bianca.

I love how dominate and possessive he is. The things that James does to Bianca is just flat out hot!

I can't wait to get more of this sexy couple in Grounded.

"You're more precious than my own life to me, Bianca."

"You feel like home to me, James." A hoarse pained sound escaped his throat. "Yes," he said, he voice rough with emotion. "This is home.
 ♥  Barb ♥
****4 MIND-BLOWING stars****

"I never thought I'd have the urge to fuck someone to death."

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"He's good in bed, too?"
"That just isn't fair. If I looked like him, I'd never leave my house. I'd just stay home and fuck myself."

This is the second book in the UP IN THE AIR series, MILE HIGH. It starts up right where it left off in..IN FLIGHT. Bianca and James are currently on a break from each other and both are miserable without the other. Once they r
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Well this one went downhill FAST for me.

The things that I loved so much about In Flight were almost nonexistent in the book.

I loved Stephen's character in book 1, and his character almost completely disappears in this book. I loved Bianca's backbone in the first book. I liked that she stood up for herself and had boundaries when it came to James. In this book, she surrenders as James's sub and her lovely character disappeared. It was a shame.

More than anything, the thing that changed for me fro
Cause this series for me is...

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JoJo - JJJ (Jo Anna) Janesko
Love Love Love this book!!!! I can't get enough of James and Bianca. I want book three like now. It was such an incredible book and I pretty much swooned over James the entire time while reading this. An excellent book and recommended to everyone who loves a sexy billionaire.
A review in status updates...

4.0% "Murphy poked Damien's belly. "Don't foist your body image issues on me, mate. I'm sexy. When I want a six pack, I go to the liquor store.""

Proof that hilarious Murphy + sexy Damien need their own series. I'd read that.

14.0% This girl is all "I need space, I need space, I need space" but the second she sees him, "I'm yours, James!" Keep your panties on Bianca! No, really, shut your legs!

14.0% I am never gonna look at horseback riding the same again. "Show me wha
Amy (Foxy)

Mr. Cavendish doesn't disappoint in this book. There were so many moments where I wanted to jump into the book and take Bianca's place.

"Then live with me. Be with me. Swear you'll never leave me."
"I want to lay the world at your feet."
"Meet my future"


Looking forward to book 3 and HEA

In Flight (Up In The Air, #1) by R.K. Lilley Mile High (Up In The Air, #2) by R.K. Lilley Grounded (Up In The Air, #3) by R.K. Lilley

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Holy Shit!!!! I am in love with yet another character!

James Cavendish is beyond amazzzzzing!!!
Simply beautiful man who falls in love with Bianca.

I knew when the first book ended that he would find his way back to her!!
I love the fact that he gave her space in his own way. It was the sweetest thing that he still kept in touch with Stephan to see how she was doing...
I don't know if I loved this book because it was so similar to fifty shades but I don't care! I love this series!
I love the fact the
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I don’t know why I am so into this series considering I am not really “into” the characters or storyline. Mile High is the second book in the Up In The Air trilogy and I found myself again not really into the book but couldn’t wait to start book three. So really, I don’t know if I like the series or don’t… this is going to be a strange review!

* SPOILERS! Don’t Read if you have not read In Flight (Up in The Air #2) *

Mile High picks up just where I
Dear Ms. Lilley,


When I just started to think [again] that your book was a copycat from Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades, #1) by E.L. James and Bared to You (Crossfire, #1) by Sylvia Day, you prove me so wrong!

Even though I'm still really partial about Bianca's name, you narrate such a great story: sometimes hilarious [even it wasn't the intention or maybe because I'm a little sarcastic and cynical person, and love noir humor], intriguing on others, dramatic in many more, but, mainly, your smoothness along your novel saved your book.

I'm in love with every and each of one of
this is a continuation of "In Flight" that picks up shortly after book 1's cliff hanger ending. Of course Bianca & James get back together. This wouldn't be a trilogy if they didn't but the journey and reconciliation may be bumpy (get it. plane flight reference. hehe).

I am so sure by now there are so many summary blurbs out there about this book that I just gave a quickie opening as opposed to my norm.

What do I think about this book/trilogy? Absolutely without a doubt fantastic. This is the
This one was basically plot-less, after reading I don't even remember half of what went down. *sigh*
The relationship between Bianca & James doesn't feel genuine and I feel that the characters were too much contrived, I felt the author was trying to shove them into a certain mold (cough *fifty shades* cough).
Between Bianca & James, I can't choose which one was more pathetic.
Bianca was cold and indifferent to James and was always saying that she needs space and time to think about things b
DNF 53%

Oh my Lord, Bianca's one of the most annoying heroine ever. No matter what James does, what he says, how many times he proves himself to her, she ends up getting mad for no reason. It's like she only loves him during sex. SO irritating !!

The truth is... James deserves better than Bianca. He's doing wonderful things for her, always taking care of her, and all he gets in return is more and more drama. She keeps bringing up his ex-lovers when he clearly only have eyes for her.

"How many woma
Well... Just finished this second installment in this series.. and I'm giving another 3.5 STARS to this one.

James and Bianca's story continues, their love appears to blossom.... or maybe the correct word should be their OBSESSION with each other seems to take over their lives!! Because that is how I see this relationship. And though I do not deny that they share feelings for each other, I just couldn't shake this feeling of wariness. It seems to me that their relationship is based solely on sex
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R.K. Lilley has been a writer since she can remember, but has held down some interesting jobs to pay the bills. For several years she was a first class flight attendant, and she always swore that she just had to write a book about it. Mixing her love of romance and all things BDSM, the Up In the Air Trilogy is her debut into the world of contempary romance and erotica. She is currently working on ...more
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Other Books in the Series

Up in the Air (4 books)
  • In Flight (Up in the Air, #1)
  • Grounded (Up in the Air, #3)
  • Mr. Beautiful (Up in the Air, #4)
In Flight (Up in the Air, #1) Grounded (Up in the Air, #3) Bad Things (Tristan & Danika, #1) Rock Bottom (Tristan & Danika, #2) Lovely Trigger (Tristan & Danika #3)

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“There you go, belittling us again. You must know by now that I've never done any of this for anyone else. I was a slut once with my body, but I've never been a slut with my heart.” 84 likes
“Meet my future. Her name is Bianca. Come to terms with it. My advice would be to get on her good side.” 65 likes
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