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Power Play (The Black Stockings Society #1)

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Mary Reyland was fed up with being taken for granted, & ready to step on a few toes while wearing sexy black fishnets. Edmund Davies enjoyed being in charge. That's why he chose to work with 'mousy' Mary. But when a sultry, confident Mary strides into his office, he isn't sure how to handle the challenge.
Paperback, 256 pages
Published July 1st 2008 by Harlequin (first published 2007)
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Shawnette
Jul 09, 2008 Shawnette rated it really liked it
By Invitation Only

“Power Play” is a sweet and charming “fairy-tale”. And despite the “fairy-tale” feel of this story, Ms. Girard still made the story plausible with some of the “real-life” issues her characters had to deal with throughout. I was thoroughly CAUGHT UP in the witty and humorous dialogue between Mary Reyland and Edmund Davis. Edmund came on the scene as a man in TOTAL control of not only his business, but his personal life, as well. And he was DEFINITELY used to getting what he want
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Jan 21, 2017 Mukisa Kibaya rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Going After What You Want

Settling for less than what you want or deserve is never fulfilling in life. It is refreshing to see Mary have the tools to get up and get what she wants out of life and love.
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copied from back cover: Mary was a little lamb. Mary Reyland was fed up with being taken for granted and ready to step on a few toes..while wearing a pear of sexy black fishnets to her next client meeting...
Till she discoveed her inner vixen!!!
Edmund Davis enjoyed being in charge. That's why he chose to work with "mousy" Mary. But, when a sultry, confident Mary strode into his office, he wasn't sure how to handle the challenge. Apparently the new and improved Mary wasn't going to setle for anyth
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Aug 31, 2010 Carla rated it really liked it
I believe that this is the first book in the black stocking society.

the book was good but at some points i wanted to put it down. the best part of the book were the parts that actually referred to the secret society.

i also enjoyed the way mary changed her attitude from victim to victor. all in all i would recommend this as a good read. this is my first read from this author but i will be reading the remaining books in this series and possibly some of her others to get a feel for this particular
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Dara Girard is a national bestselling and award-winning author. After many novels in various sub-genres from contemporary to paranormal romance, women’s fiction, and non-fiction Ms. Girard continues to win readers with each new book.

I was born many years ago in the American Midwest to a brave immigrant couple who decided to call themselves my parents. They moved around the country until they final
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