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Dangerous Games (Tempting SEALs #2)

4.19 of 5 stars 4.19  ·  rating details  ·  6,837 ratings  ·  246 reviews
"Leigh’s pages explode with a mixture of erotic pleasures." —RT Book Reviews#1 New York Times bestselling author, Lora Leigh’s sexy Navy SEALs series, the Tempting SEALs, is red-hot, sexy romantic suspense at its best, featuring men who will stop at nothing to protect their country and all they love no matter how dark the danger, no matter what demons they must face. And w ...more
Paperback, 352 pages
Published January 7th 2014 by St. Martin's Griffin (first published February 6th 2006)
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Dina
Let me start by saying that I had been "warned" about Clint, the hero in this book, beforehand. Nevertheless, I decided to give him a chance since some readers really liked his "extreme alphaness". I could go for it, if he convinced me he truly loved Morganna, the heroine. Oh boy, what can I say now?...

Clint was a major jerk and I failed to see any redeeming qualities in him. There wasn't even a hint of groveling in the end to make him less undesirable. He just liked telling Morganna what to do,
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Kristen (Peddler of Smut)
Low 3 stars

I'm really struggling with this series (I also read the first book in the Elite Ops series and was somewhat ambivalent about it as well). I know many love Lora Leigh but I'm not sure she works for me. Perhaps I should give one of her other series a try before I close the book on this author for good.
Heather
Oct 16, 2008 Heather rated it 4 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Fans of Nauti boys
Recommended to Heather by: Collette
Shelves: erotica, lora-leigh
I really really liked this book! 4.5 stars... The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars, was that I thought it was about 30- 40 pages too long, and the story could have been wrapped up earlier. With that being said, I still really enjoyed it!

Morganna is a girly girl who likes to dance, party and have a good time! She's also very smart and serious about her career in the DEA. No one knows she's in the DEA however, because she knew that Clint- the man she's been pining away for since she was a kid
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Buggy
DANGEROUS GAMES is the first in the TEMPTING SEALS series (after the novella in Honk If You Love Real Men: Four Tales of Erotic RomanceSteamy, passionate and action packed this is great romantic suspense. With a sexy yet tortured alpha-male hero, a spunky, stubborn female lead and a reunited lovers theme. Plus Ms Leigh can write a love scene like no other so if you want hot and steamy then this is your book. Although there were parts of this that I loved it was definitely not my favourite Lora L ...more
jenjn79
Rating: 4.5 / 5

First off, Auntee, thanks so much for letting me borrow these SEAL books of Leigh's. I'm enjoying them a bunch!

Before I started this book, Auntee gave me a little forewarning that if I didn't like this one, to keep going with the series because it got better. So I wasn't really sure whether I'd like this book or not.

Turned out I loved it. A lot. Not quite 5-star LOVED, but close. I know some didn't quite like this book for a couple of reasons: it was tamer than Leigh's erotic-rom
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Miss Kim
Well, this is definitely a sizzler, let me tell you! I’ve now joined the Leigh club and got a taste of her writing.:)

Clint is strongest Uber Alpha I’ve ever read about. It took me a while to like him, because at first I wanted to tell him back off and shove it. As a child he had an abusive father, who took out his rage over his wife’s cheating on his son. Clint hid this from everyone, even his best friend, Reno. He spent most of his childhood at Reno’s house, and grew to like his younger sister,
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Ladiibbug
#2 Tempting SEALS - Romantic Suspense - 4.5 stars

Ultra-uber Alpha Clint McIntyre, on leave from his military SEALS duties, discovers his best friend's sister Morganna in a sex club, working undercover as a DEA agent.

Tough-as-nails Clint is thrown into the emotional stratosphere. He and Morganna have been flirting and dancing around each other for years, and he's determined as hell to watch her back (read: stalk her) until he can convince her to abandon her assignment "for her own safety."

Morgann
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Shawna
5 stars - Romantic Suspense

The Tempting SEALS romance/action/suspense series by Lora Leigh is scalding HOT, and Dangerous Games featuring uber alpha male Navy SEAL Clint "Iceman" McIntyre and DEA undercover agent Morganna Chavez is a serious scorcher. Even though the plot is a tad unbelievable and convoluted, Lora Leigh still delivers sizzling hot action and romance and creates enough drama, angst, and intrigue to keep interest for future books in the series. Be warned that this book is explicit
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Holly
I haven't read the first story in this series, the short story Reno's Chance in the anthology, Honk If You Love Real Men so I felt a little lost when guys started popping up left and right. I just felt like I was inundated with too much information too fast. The plot also looked more intricate than it really was and when it finally unfolded, I felt let down. The bad guy and girl were just too pathetically stupid after all that buildup.

Clint McIntyre was the type of guy who was way more complica
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Zeek
When I started this book, I approached it with a bit of trepidation. I'd read some reviews of it where people were turned off by the fact Clint, the hero, was lusting after Morganna, his best friend's sister, from the time she was jailbait. Thankfully, LL skimmed rapidly thru that and by the time they did eventually give into their heated feelings for each other she was in her mid twenties.

This all became a quick twinge of annoyance for me, because the thriller aspect of the tale engaged me from
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Sophia
This was awful. It took me so long to slog through it because it was so mind-numbingly boring and made no sense it was hard to muster any interest in it. It seemed that Clint was made into this Dom type and BDSM was just thrown in because it was trendy. There is nothing BDSM-like in this book remotely realistic.

Also, I know very little about the military, but even I know that you don't join the ARMY to become a NAVY SEAL. WTF? Did the author do zero research? I mean just a simple google search c
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Sammy, Recovering Monster Sex Addict
This book was so bad that I would probably never read another Lora Leigh book again except I have read other books by her that were very enjoyable. The plot in Dangerous Games was not only weak but oh so boring. Lora did not take any time to investigate Navy Seals because she started the book out stating that Clint had joined the Army when he was in the Navy. Let's see, she also had Navy Seals based in Atlanta and killing people with total disregard for the law. Navy Seals are not spies/spooks w ...more
Karyn
Started off completely hating it and even put it down twice, but in the end it wasn't so bad. Clint didn't redeem himself until the end, and he was more jerk than Alpha male.
I don't get people who pine after someone for ages, and open themselves up to hurt like the heroine Morganna did, but it seemed to work in this one. There was also bit of a story, which usually isn't the case in Lora Leigh's books
figuranta m/m lover
4.5 Stars

I really enjoyed reading this book and i couldn't put it down till i finish it. It was an awesome ride. Full review coming soon.
Roksana
Hmmmmm....I am not sure about this hero....

He denied the heroine for 8 years and was sleeping around enjoining his sexual life in every variations whist the heroine was being hurt for 8 years by his rejection because she loved him and he did not reciprocated the same feelings towards her is not a fantasy I wanted to indulge myself to!

My fantasy hero has to be more determined towards the lady of his heart and definitively less of a manwhore that is very open to having sex with strangers, but not
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Emily
When Navy SEAL Clint "Iceman" McIntire sees the only woman who has ever threatened to break his hardened exterior at his BDSM club enticing every Dom who glimpses her way, he is unhinged. Furious that his best friend's sister has put herself in a dangerous situation, he plans to get to the bottom of it and quick and if it takes dominating her to do it.

Morganna Chavez knows that Clint is the only man who she will ever love, but as an undercover DEA agent she needs him as far away from her as pos
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Eastofoz
Poor writing. Hero and heroine are way too over the top with each other. The hero is a neanderthal. Couldn't wait for the "story" to be finished.
Lynsey
I did enjoy this, however, I do have just a couple of issues with this and I suspect that I may have given this such a high rating because I am still basking in the glow of the HEA.

Clint is an alpha male, with a troubled upbringing, who is used to getting his own way. He's into BDSM and does not appear to have much in the way of emotions. He very busy running in the other direction from his best friends sister, Morganna.

Morganna has loved Clint forever, but after many years of loving him from a
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Nisha
Overall, I actually really liked this book. Morganna was tough, yet feminine and Clint was definitely Alpha, and tortured. What did bother me, was that I could not handle the fact that Clint kept rejecting her, for 8 freaking years. is he insane? And he keeps doing that later, when everyone knows that they love each other. For a Dom, he was pretty masochistic. Too much baggage, so not exactly my type. I think alphas who are just alphas because they are (not because of crappy childhoods) are my t ...more
Agnes Kullap
Navy SEAL Clinton McIntire is one hot piece of ass... His sexy, stubborn, and oh so alpha it makes your back teeth ache with the knowledge...basically his a total ass where it comes to his best friends little sister Morganna Chavez... Morganna's been in love with Clint most of her life. Clint keeps pushing her away with one hand and pulling back with the other... So one day Morganna's had it, she decides it's time to let this silly crush go, Clint's always gonna be just a dream that's never gonn ...more
Willow Brook
As a big fan of Lora Leigh, I liked this book a good deal though it wasn't my favorite. I was curious to read about Clint since he seems to irritate a lot of readers, even those who love Alphas. I really didn't think he was that bad as far as his controlling tendencies (keeping in mind this is fiction and not real life). In fact, he seemed to like it when Morganna didn't put up with his crap but gave it right back to him.

One of the reviews I read talked about him trying to keep Morganna from th
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Erica
Considering I couldn't stand Clint for about, oh, 75% of the book, I'm very surprised that I ended up rating this book as highly as I did. I think I've probably been oversaturated by Lora Leigh lately. But this one ended up on a great note. I thought Morganna's character was absolutely awesome...I really liked her a lot. The sex scenes were absolutely incredible and very, very detailed. Clint did end up redeeming himself in the last 25% of the book, and there was a lot left open for future books ...more
Bev
Enjoyed this romantic suspense. it certainly was hot! However, I am NOT a fan of the H or h constantly pushing away, it's just gets so bloody old and Cliint did this the. Whole. Way. Through. He did my freaking head in. Morganna redeemed the book for me, without her this would have been a serious fail.

On to the next one, please let that not be a push-away fest like this one was

3.5 stars
Kerry  sullivan
Apr 12, 2011 Kerry sullivan rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: anyone who like romatic suspence with a good bit of sex
Can I have this alpha male please.......... wow hot or what. This story was hot and thrilling and had me hot under the collar on many occasions. The sexual chemistry and heat coming off the pages should have set the book alight. The suspense part of the story was fantastic too, even Clint's tortured soul sat well with the overall feel of the book. This is a thrill ride you dont want to get off!!
Marie
OMG I LOVED THIS BOOK SO FREAKING MUCH..
Linda
Jan 23, 2014 Linda rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: anyone over 18
Recommended to Linda by: LL Chatters
OK, I'm in the process of reading all of Lora Leigh's "Tempting SEALs" series and this is the 2nd story in the series.. I found it to be a HOT, Steamy, active, mystery and romance all rolled into one.

Clint "Iceman" was a Hero you could sink your teeth into (in more way than one) ;-) and Morganna was the woman to do it too let me tell you!

You have the romance/fight between them two plus the active & adventure and mystery of the story which is tied into all the books in this series.

"It's not w
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Lea-Ellen
Clint (Iceman) McIntire & Morganna Chavez. He's a Navy SEAL; she's a secretary & an undercover DEA agent; she's his best friends sister; they've known each other for years. She's on a case & he gets involved (he's on R & R) in it & with her. Very dominant alpha guy. 2nd bk in series.
Pat Cromwell
Egads -- I just couldn't get into the Seals series. Gave two a chance but had to call it a day. Lora is still one of my fav authors. Here's hoping she never stops the Breed and Bound Hearts series 'cause those are my favs!
Kathrynn
I thought this book was going to go one direction and was pleasantly relieved that it didn't. This author is very graphic in her sex scenes. The main characters were into S & M and this book was not for me.
Kelly
Goodreads really needs to allow 1/2 stars. I would give the book 3.5 the .5 is for the great very erotic scenes. This was my 2nd Lora Leigh book and it was true to the 1st lots of HOT Steam.
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