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Guarding His Heart (Forever Love #4)

3.81  ·  Rating Details ·  1,844 Ratings  ·  128 Reviews
Leonardo Maxwell was shocked when his best friend, Zane Beaumont fell in love and got married. While he is happy for his friend, he knows that he definitely doesn't want to go the love and marriage route. He knows that there is nothing that can come from either of the two.

When his father calls him and tells him that it's time for him to take over the family business, he d
Published August 26th 2014
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Neilliza Swaffar
Aug 26, 2014 Neilliza Swaffar rated it it was amazing
Hot, Sexy and Lots of Fun!

This book started fast and to the point, no boring moment at all. The story kept me engaged the whole time. Both characters are fun to read. At times they were just laugh out loud funny and sexy.

Leo who is the son of the company owner, the boss of all the boss's. Not really looking forward for working for his father, he took the job anyway. Leo decided it was time to grow up and work a real job, he couldn’t be a bouncer forever.

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Leo is good looking and someone who neve
Aug 08, 2014 Katherine marked it as to-read
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Leonardo Maxwell was shocked when his best friend, Zane Beaumont fell in love and got married. While he is happy for his friend, he knows that he definitely doesn't want to go the love and marriage route. He knows that there is nothing that can come from either of the two.
When his father calls him and tells him that it's time for him to take over the family business, he does so reluctantly. He's never liked the attention he gets as a billionaire's son, but he
Dusti Dasilva
This book kept me laughing throughout the whole thing. I found the part in the elevator at the beginning hilarious. We have all made those embarrassing moments and poor Hannah just had to do it with her new boss Leo. I loved how you could feel the heat from the first time they met, and how they both fought it so hard. Now that's where I kind of stopped liking it.
I wasn't a fan of Hannah dressing up like a sluty maid. To me that was just a little over the top. She didn't want to sleep with him or
Midian Sosa
Oct 04, 2013 Midian Sosa marked it as to-read
2015? That date HAS TO BE WRONG...
I guess I'm on a downward spiral with these Kindle Unlimited books :(

Here's hoping my next read is awesome!
Daniela Castro
Aug 21, 2014 Daniela Castro rated it it was amazing
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Sep 14, 2014 Irina rated it did not like it
This is one of the worst books I ever read.
What are these people smoking that they gave it 4-5 stars?
The plot is terrible, the characters are awfully stupid, there is no chemistry just banter and then sex.
They're supposed to be boss and assistant but all they can do is have sex everywhere they don't even try to work 'cause what's life without sex at breakfast, lunch and dinner? Who needs to work? There is one embarrassing bathroom airplane almost sex scene that it didn't even make any sense. Th
It was an ok read.

Really can't say I was overly impressed with this book,it was an ok read. ...just ok. Would I recommend this to a friend...not especially.
Liz ~ Liz's Reading Life
May 22, 2014 Liz ~ Liz's Reading Life rated it it was amazing
Oh Leo! I have always had a thing since I first met him in the Last Boyfriend. So, when I heard this book was going to focus on him, I was thrilled.

We already know how Leo feels about falling in love, getting married and having a family... not going to happen. Between Zane and Noah, Leo has no desire to be "whipped". Thanks but no thanks is his motto; famous last words!

Leo's father has had enough of Leo being a bodyguard/bouncer and has made him come and enter Corporate America as an executive
Michel Reinhard (Smut Book Junkie Reviews)
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Guarding His Heart by J. S. Cooper is book four in the Forever Love series. I was really looking forward to this book’s release. The Forever Love series is one of my favorites and I loved the characters throughout the series. We met Leo Maxwell in this series. He is Zane Beaumont’s best friend. Throughout the series we got the impression that Leo was a pretty intense kind of guy. He worked as a bodyguard and came across as tough guy. Guarding His Heart shows another side to Leo’s personality.

May 22, 2014 Barbara rated it it was amazing
I received this as an ARC from the amazing JS Cooper and here is my honest review of Guarding His Heart.
Leo Maxwell didn't want to work for his CEO father, but here he was in Corporate America again. Hannah Will worked for Maxwell Corp and was positive she was getting promoted to Account Manager when all of a sudden the bosses son came back and stole the job from her. On top of this, she was being made to be his assistant. When Leo and Hannah first meet in the elevator she tells him of her disda
J-J lover of books
Oct 15, 2013 J-J lover of books rated it it was amazing
As most people, who know me, know i absolutely adore the Forever love series and that is where we first met, the one and only Leo Maxwell, who happens to be Zane Beaumont's best friend. The one he trusted to watch/guard Lucky.

Anyhoo.... Leo's dad wants Leo to work for the family company, Maxwell Corp, its not Leo's ideal job but he agrees that he can't be a bouncer/doorman for the rest of his life.

On his first day, on his way up to the floor he meet Hannah in the elevator. Who is very vocal ab
Diana Doan
Jul 11, 2013 Diana Doan rated it it was amazing
I completely LOVED this book! Flirty, sexy, with a hint of drama. I’ve been waiting for Leo’s story, and J.S. Cooper certainly did not disappoint.

After years of staying away, Leo reluctantly returns to the family business, taking on the position of executive manager first, then one day CEO. On his first day back, he meets Hannah, whom he unknowingly took the position from. She is now an overqualified assistant...his assistant. She instantly hates him for who he is. The job that should have been
Anny hernandez
Jul 11, 2013 Anny hernandez rated it it was amazing
I was provided a copy of the book by the Author for an honest review.

WOW I just finish reading this book and love it, I have to say I have read the last three books in the series, and I always love Leo and I am so glad that he got his story told, I love the characters, and love how the book turn out to be, I am gone keep this short since I don't want to give anything away.

For those who had read the FOREVER LOVE series this is book 4 this is Leo story, Leo is Zane best friend.

The story begging wi
Michelle Monroe
Jan 05, 2015 Michelle Monroe rated it it was amazing
Great book! (Read on Kindle Unlimited)

Leo teases his friend Zane all the time about him getting married and settling down. He swears that is just not for him. After what happened in his past, he swears that he will be the eternal Bachelor. That is until he meets his new assistant, Hannah.

When he decides to come back to work for his fathers company, he meets Hannah in the elevator on the way up to his office..and boy does she have something to say about the new CEO. Not knowing that the very man
Stacy Hahn
Aug 15, 2013 Stacy Hahn rated it it was amazing
Have you ever just wanted to open your mouth and insert your foot? Well that's exactly what Hannah wanted to do after talking about how horrible her new boss is to the sexy man on the elevator. She went on and on about spoiled rich kids like the owners son. Well as it turns out, Mr. Sexy just so happens to be said new boss, Leo Maxwell. This amused Leo and he began a back and forth banter with Hannah including inappropriate sexual remarks. Leo is all about fun and sex, but no relationships. He's ...more
Lauren Lascola-lesczynski
Aug 25, 2014 Lauren Lascola-lesczynski rated it it was amazing
First off let me say this book was very funny along with very sexy. I had the pleasure of getting an ARC and was so excited I read this book in less the two days. Not only did I fall in love with Leo but with his story as well. As I was reading this book I was letting the words play a movie in my head.....I had all the characters picked out was really pulling for Leo get his life together. I also like that we got to see a little glimpse of Lucky and Zane. I thought the email exchanges were a fun ...more
Helen Phillips
Feb 11, 2017 Helen Phillips rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition

This was one of the best in the stores. I really liked it. The plot twist were awesome. A total must read.
Oct 06, 2013 H. rated it it was amazing
Guarding His Heart..WOW!!! You can't get any better than Leo. Leo is a bit of a rebel. A hot, rich gorgeous rebel. He briefly works at his fathers company to find he doesn't really fit in. He goes to work as a bouncer/body guard. I was first introduced to Leo in the Forever Love Series. Leo is Zane's best friend. We got to know very little about him, so awesome he got his own book. Leo grew up and matured a bit. With this he decided to go back to being CEO of his fathers company. He soon meets H ...more
Jul 21, 2013 Tanya rated it it was amazing

5+++++ STARS

Aug 24, 2014 Crissy rated it it was amazing
I enjoyed Lucky and Zane’s story but I absolutely love Leo and Hannah’s. This book was absolutely hilarious, if I wasn’t laughing at Hanna and Leo (the stallion) I was laughing at Lisa and Hannah. Hannah had no idea when she was bad mouthing the new CEO in the elevator that she was speaking to her new boss. Leo has Hannah right where he wants her and its funny to watch her try to rebel and resist. Some of the best parts in this book were definitely the texts/emails between the two. They say don’ ...more
Oct 28, 2014 Sue rated it liked it
This book did not fulfill my expectations for this series. I was disappointed at the shallow nature of the hero, Leo. He had come across as the strong, silent type in the previous books, but in this one (about him) he came across shallow and smarmy.

The story improved by the end, but I was still very disheartened by his preoccupation with sex...and the way the 'strong' lady became a sex toy so easily. The sweetness I expected did not occur and I remained let down. I hope the next book (not relea
Jul 06, 2014 Rebecca rated it it was amazing
Nothing like a cat and mouse game! Leo and Hannah had that chemistry the moment they met in the elevator of Maxwell Corp. Leo being the "I'm never going to get married and have kids" persona sure did a 360. It was meant to be whether he liked it or not. Where Hannah lacked Leo picked up and where Leo lacked Hannah picked up. Their love was so sweet I nearly had a tooth ache. My emotions were all over the chart during this story. Who would have thought you were going to meet the man/woman you're ...more
Annie Tate
Sep 16, 2014 Annie Tate rated it really liked it
4 star fluff

If you are looking for deep characters, titillating dialogue, and a sweet romance, this book probably isn't for you. The story centers around a workplace romance, it's a whirlwind relationship with some improbable elements. Regardless, this book was a fun, fast read. The dialogue is flirty, suggestive, and silly at times. I like some light reading that's still written well, and this fit the bill. Really my only complaint is the last few chapters seemed crazy rushed, and it didn't fit
By the end of Chapter 1, our H (Leo) has made it loud and clear he's not interested in a relationship and he doesn't want to work for his dad... but he does anyway. In theory, he's destined for the corner office. We've also met our h (Hannah) who thinks she should have gotten a promotion to Leo's new job and yet she's so immature as to think it's appropriate to diss her new boss (uhhh, the CEO's son...) to a stranger on the elevator. Immature, green, unseasoned, yeah - I'll pass on this one. DNF
Feb 18, 2015 Missy rated it really liked it
This was a fun sexy read.
I loved the games Leo and Hannah played trying to get each others goat....their bantering was extremely lively, witty, and all too sexy!!
You can just feel the heat these two generate with their attraction. They are so sexy and charming together so you just know that they were made for each other.
An absolutely entertaining read with such well written witty bantering made this a joy to read. Could have been a little longer just so we could have enjoyed more of their banter
Jul 11, 2013 Teri rated it it was amazing
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I received an advanced reader copy from the author for a fair and honest review.

LEO.... I love him!!! Who knew he is such the witty gentleman. Hannah is one spunky chick!! There first encounter is classic!!!! They are perfect for each other and are one of my all time favorite couples!!

There are so many hilarious and witty statements in this book!! We have snoopy, the stallion, Buttman, and a French maid. You will absolutely love this book and will not want it to end!!! That is my major compliant
Barbie Mullins
Dec 02, 2013 Barbie Mullins rated it it was amazing
Wow. I am in love with Leo and Hannah. Now I know most of my reviews tell you how much I love JS cooper and all her books. But seriously this one is hittin close to home. Leo is just like my husband and I'm a lot like Hannah's character. The banter between the two are how my husband and I are. We still send messages like that and make sexy innuendoes. I absolutely love this book. Aside from the the obvious relationship between the two I loved how Zane,lucky,their kids, Noah, robin and skylar we ...more
Phyllis Lopez
Aug 17, 2014 Phyllis Lopez rated it it was amazing
What an amazing book! I fell in love with Leo Maxwell! He was a wonderful character because he was funny and playful. How could Hannah Will not fall in love with him? Destiny brought them together and molded their hearts and souls together! I wanted to punch Leo's father in the begining, but when he realized how happy and in love his son was he changed his attitude and so did I. A Must read! If you have ever been truely in love this is the story for you! Thank you J.S. Cooper for this heart warm ...more
Lisa Miller
Dec 11, 2013 Lisa Miller rated it it was amazing
I received an early copy of Guarding His Heart, for my honest review. I really enjoyed how this started out with Hannah putting down Leo, without knowing she was talking to Leo, I would have loved to have been there to see the look on her face when she realized he was Leo. We also got to hear from our favorite couple, Zane and Lucky, and as always Lucky was playing matchmaker, but I wouldn't have expected anything less. As always J.S. Cooper has kept me hanging on the edge to see if they get tog ...more
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