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Chance of a Lifetime (12 Shades of Surrender)

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The videotape shocked and thrilled her...and really turned her on. She'd found it in a small, out-of-the-way sitting room of Blaystock Manor, where she was working. Now everyone was away and she finally had an opportunity to watch at her leisure. There on the screen was the Marquis, her much fantasized-about boss, administering a very sexy spanking to some girl. The intens ...more
ebook, 41 pages
Published November 1st 2008 by Spice (first published 2008)
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carol
Feb 07, 2016 carol rated it liked it
Recommends it for: adults, BDSM and erotica readers
This is a short but complete story of the start of a relationship between Rose,who's working temporarily at an English Stately Home, for Christian, who is the current Marquis, who intention is to upgrade and make a successful business concern of his home. Rose is caught 'in flagrante delicto' by the Marquis as she watches his old home made video of him spanking a previous lover. I loved the humiliation aspect of this caught in the act:)
So starts her yearning and the start of her journey into ero
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Saskia Walker
Apr 26, 2010 Saskia Walker rated it it was amazing
CHANCE OF A LIFETIME, Portia Da Costa. Everybody knows I love Portia’s work. As soon as I begin reading one of her stories I’m as good as addicted through to the end. It’s always fun, passionate, and intense romantic erotica. What gets ahold of me above all is the down-to-earth and humorous nature of her characters, no matter what the setting.

Chance of a lifetime is a Spice Brief (the first of seven Spice Briefs from Portia!) and it's perfect for a lunchtime read or a special treat. It’s excepti
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Brenda
Apr 02, 2015 Brenda rated it it was ok
Shelves: so-plain, meh
It was too short!
I needed time to fall in love with them or they fell in love too fast...
Inés Izal
Dec 30, 2013 Inés Izal rated it liked it
Shelves: 2013
Historia corta sobre la intensa relación de dos personajes muy diferentes. Christian es un marqués arruinado, que invierte todo lo que le queda en reparar una casa de campo familiar. Allí va a trabajar Rose, para ganarse “unas pelillas” antes de irse al Caribe y aceptar el trabajo que lleva soñando toda la vida. Se conocen de una manera muy peculiar, pero surge una atracción instantánea.

La única pega es que no explican las razones que atormentan a Christian, y que hacen que frene su relación co
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Holly
Jan 03, 2010 Holly rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Another fast, erotic read. Really liked the emotional depth despite it being so short.
Michelle Kelly
Aug 17, 2010 Michelle Kelly rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2010-read
Short but delightfully naughty.
Rosemary Amesquita
Nov 02, 2012 Rosemary Amesquita rated it it was amazing
~_~ Beautiful love story ~_~
rebecca (becca)
Lovley romance :)
Leah
Feb 25, 2016 Leah rated it it was amazing
excellent, 5*
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Nov 15, 2014 Ginny rated it liked it
3.8
Aldy
Jan 12, 2013 Aldy rated it did not like it
Shelves: hot, bdsm, decepcion, breve
Bruta copia de 50, pero en vez de ser solo un empresario es además un aristócrata... malísimo, la protagonista es bastante débil de carácter y él no es lo suficientemente fuerte sino que desde el vamos le aclara de que se podría enamorar de ella...
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¡Os espero! :D
Jessica
Jan 25, 2016 Jessica rated it liked it
I didn't know how to rate this book. It was too short and too fast paced. At the same time it was naughty, and I like that. So I decided somewhere in the middle. Good but not great.
Natasha
May 20, 2013 Natasha rated it liked it
I'm really glad Christian found his Rose. Deep down he desperately needed her, someone to love him and want him. I'm glad with the ending of this book.
Tairu
Mar 19, 2013 Tairu rated it it was amazing
De los 10 libros de la Serie "Secretos de Seducción" este fue el que me gusto más..Ese Marqués!!! Diossss ese Marqués!!!
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