Mistress for a Month (Three Rich Men #2)
TV star Rico Mandretti has wowed Sydney with his charm, good looks and love of cooking. However, besides pasta, the wealthy Italian-Australian harbors another passion! Renée Selensky despises him but he can't get her out of his head. If only he could seduce her and thereby forget her....
Then Rico wins a game of cards—and Renée into the bargain. Now she's Rico's for a mont...more
This book is told exclusively from Rico's POV or his mother's. There is no POV from Renee. I thought this was a good stylistic choice since Rico was a bit of an asshat in the first bk and almost broke up the couple for good with his interfering. He is a typical macho, possessive Italian male who has it bad for Renee. He has terrible social skills and he would have come across as too unlikable if I ...more
This was a surprisingly fun romance, most of the entertainment resulted from Renee leading besotted Rico on a merry chase, and from watching Rico deny his true feelings. Rico did lust after Renee but the author did a decent job in showing that he loved her a ...more
Amante Por Um Mês
H. Paixão 04
Agora sim, é a vez do Rico sofrer.
Ele mereceu e merece sofrer, não só por ser italiano, mas por ser arrogante e babaca.
Mas principalmente por ter pouca fé nas mulheres, ser péssimo julgador de caráter e pela basbaquice de se intrometer no relacionamento do Charles e Dominique.
Renée foi muito experta, o desprezou durante cinco ano. E durante o mês que foi sua amante, usou o mesmo desprezo para conseguir o melhor dele.
O que f ...more
Great story and characters, but a little weak on the actual development of the romance. It helped that the secondary characters "knew" about the hero and heroine's feelings for each other, but it was never actually developed.