Taken for His Pleasure
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Taken for His Pleasure

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Billionaire Anton Santini needs discreet protection...but he's not expecting Detective Lydia Holmes How can this staid, sober policewoman pose as "his mistress?"

Lydia surprises herself when, made over for her new role, she's no longer plain and frumpy. Now she's beautiful, ripe and ready for Anton to pluck her for his pleasure....
ebook, 192 pages
Published November 1st 2007 by Harlequin Presents
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The heroine Lydia is an undercover detective and has been assigned to provide protection to businessman Anton, the hero, after he received threats. As part of the undercover operation Lydia is to pose as Anton's love interest, something she is not looking forward to. Neither is Anton, whom feels trapped by all the restraints on him and doesn't really take the threat seriously. However, he is very attracted to Lydia and tries to get her to let down her guard. As they spend more time together Anto...more
Chinablue_25 West Bostedor
I liked this one cause it was one of the more realistic story lines.

It's about this rich man who has had a couple attempts on his life, and they figure out that every time he is almost killed, he has flowers sent to his hotel before he checks in with no way to trace who sent it. An undercover team is put together to protect him for politically in Australia he brings in a lot of money with his hotels. One of the members of the team is a woman who is to play the role of his just met girlfriend du...more
4 Stars! ~ The attraction was so strong, Lydia found herself almost giving in to the total stranger. But he wasn't a stranger, he was Anton Santini hotelier; and she was his new bodyguard. Anton is not thrilled with having Lydia forced on him, but when presented with the evidence of a threat on his life, he relents agreeing to allow Lydia pose as his latest lover. Behind the closed doors of the hotel room, the sexual tension flares but both find themselves lowering their masks and letting the ot...more
Cathy Faulkner
Enjoyed this book, heroine is a strong individual and undercover cop assigned to protect the hero. Not overly gushy and totally unbelievable, would definitely read again.
Amazing. ..!!!!
Really loved every bits of it !!!
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Carol Marinelli was born in England to Scottish parents, then emigrated to Australia, where there are loads of Scottish and English people who did exactly the same, so she’s very at home there.

She lives in the outer suburbs of Melbourne—pretty much in her car, driving her three children to their various commitments.

Carol writes for the Harlequin Presents and Medical lines and she also writes conte...more
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