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Temptation Island

3.41  ·  Rating Details ·  34 Ratings  ·  8 Reviews
Hawaiian Heat
Ric Karaka knows he can transform the rundown plantation house he's inherited into a profitable bed-and-breakfast, but he needs money to get things off the ground. Hopefully he can procure the financing from a wealthy old lady who's coming to Hawaii to meet him for the first time. . .
Tropical Temptation
So it's a shock when the woman who arrives is not only
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Paperback, 320 pages
Published August 1st 2011 by Aphrodisia (first published July 26th 2011)
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May 24, 2013 Kathy rated it liked it
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Hilcia
Sep 07, 2011 Hilcia rated it really liked it
3.75 stars/5.0

Temptation Island by Lorie O'Clare is an erotic romance with a story. Jenny wins a trip to Hawaii while participating in her Nana's favorite game show Last Chance for Happiness. Nana is the only person left in her life and this makes her happy, so Jenny decides to go on the Hawaiian trip on her own. The flight is late departing and while waiting she meets Samantha, an older wealthy lady who's also waiting to board the airplane. The lady takes a look at Jenny's itinerary and they b
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Habrewer
Aug 26, 2011 Habrewer rated it really liked it
Temptation Island by Lorie O’Clare
* I received a copy of this book from Kensington in exchange for an honest review*

Jenny is a normal person from a Midwestern town. She and her Nana won a trip to Hawaii when she they competed on Last Chance for Happiness, her nana’s favorite show. Nana convinced Jenny to go and have fun but nothing turned out as Jenny had hoped.

On a chance meeting at the airport, Jenny is offered an opportunity of a lifetime. All she has to do is act as Samantha’s (a rich busine
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Sassafrass
Sep 10, 2011 Sassafrass rated it really liked it
A review for The Romance Reviews.

TEMPTATION ISLAND is a hot erotic romance that brings on the heat, and not just because it's set in Hawaii.

Ric wants to save his family plantation in Hawaii by turning it into a bed and breakfast, but he needs some financing to get the project off the ground. His long lost and insanely rich grandmother is just the ticket. When she tells him that she will be in Hawaii soon to meet him, he thinks he may be able to convince her to give him the money.

Well, imagine hi
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Shh I'm reading!
Feb 27, 2012 Shh I'm reading! rated it it was ok
Jenny wins a trip to Hawaii and due to circumstances that I won't divulge here ends up agreeing to serve as a liaison for an elderly woman. This doesn't sit well with Ric, but he's willing to overlook this wrench in his plans- if he can get to know Jenny better.
Another book that was unimpressive. It's billed as erotic romance, but didn't feel erotic nor romantic. The characters were flat and there was no sexual tension to speak of. And saying I love you at the end does not a romance make. So I
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Heather
Aug 28, 2013 Heather rated it liked it
Shelves: erotica, romance
Cute, predictable romance with some hott scenes as the blossoming relationship builds.

Jenny wins a trip to Hawii but her plane is overbooked and the tickets nonrefundable. However, a rich older lady, Samantha Winston makes a deal with Jenny. Jenny will take a private plane to Hawii but will have to attend meetings in Mrs. Winston's place. One of these meetings is with a long lost grandson, Ric.

Lets just say Jenny gets more than she bargined for she gets her vacation, a steamy hotty, shrewd buisn
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Also writes under the pen name Laurie Fitzgerald.

Lorie O'Clare was born in 1965 in San Diego, CA. She's the oldest of three children and for the first part of her life traveled with her family, living in many Midwestern states, Iowa, Missouri, Indiana and finally Kansas. She graduated from high school in 1983 as a junior and began her college life at age 17. She received a double major in English
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