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Secrets and Lies: He's a Bad Boy\He's Just a Cowboy (Mavericks #1-2)

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He's a bad boy

Famous criminal defense attorney Jackson Moore thought he had left his bad-boy past behind him—but his childhood sweetheart had different plans for him.

Rachelle Remont thought she could forget her tragic small-town history by writing about it in her nationally syndicated column. She hadn't counted on Jackson Moore's return, or on the way her blood ran hot at
Paperback, 544 pages
Published April 24th 2012 by HQN Books (first published 1993)
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Jun 27, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: audiobook, 2012
Secrets and Lies contains two of Lisa Jackson's earlier romances. They are books 1 and 2 of a 4 part series. After reading these,I have definitely begun haunting my library for the last two. Each story is split into two parts, then and now. I liked the format because I didn't have to be told he back story is multiple flashbacks. That made it more entertaining for me.

The first book is He's a Bad Boy. Jacskon Moore and Rachelle Tremont ended up sharing a night of passion the same night as the tow
Ashton Noel
Jul 22, 2015 rated it liked it
Yet another audio book for the car that I was definitely not impressed with. The first book of the two earns 4 stars for me as it was fairly good with some mystery tied in. The second book on the other hand...oh boy....what a mess! The female lead was a teenager infatuated with a rough and tumble cowboy who was a complete and utter self centered jerk!! Hes completely rude and condescending to her through the whole story and blames her for everything when he is the one who left her high and dry t ...more
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Andrew Carter
Sep 16, 2014 rated it liked it
An OK story. Sometimes I think that Lisa Jackson and Sandra Brown use the same word processor to write their books. Same themes with different names.
Prisca Martin
Apr 10, 2015 rated it it was amazing
An absolute favorite!!!
Dianne Wheeler
Jul 01, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
2 stories loved together

I liked how the 2 stories were about the same people and town. Wonderful characters romantically involved yet separate lives.
Apr 14, 2013 rated it it was amazing
awesome book or books there were 2 stories in one.. both great.. starting to love this author
Dec 03, 2012 marked it as to-read
Shelves: 2012-new
May 16, 2013 rated it it was ok
Didn't realize this was just a romance novel. I did so many eyerolls, I'm surprised it didn't give me headaches! (Listened to this as an audiobook)
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Lisa Jackson is the number-one New York Times bestselling author of more than 85 novels, including Afraid to Die, Tell Me, You Don’t Want to Know, Running Scared, Without Mercy, Malice, and Shiver.  She is also the co-author of the Colony Series, co-written with her sister, Nancy Bush. There are over 20 million copies of Lisa Jackson’s books in print in twenty languages. 

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Mavericks (4 books)
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