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Guarding His Heart (Forever Love #4)

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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 d
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Published August 26th 2014
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Katherine
Aug 20, 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
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Athena
I guess I'm on a downward spiral with these Kindle Unlimited books :(

Here's hoping my next read is awesome!
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
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Neilliza Swaffar
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
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Irina
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
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Midian Sosa
Dec 09, 2013 Midian Sosa marked it as to-read
2015? That date HAS TO BE WRONG...
Daniela Castro
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Desiree
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.
Michelle Monroe
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
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Lauren Lascola-lesczynski
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
Andrea Tate
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
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Crissy
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
Mary
Aug 29, 2014 Mary rated it 1 of 5 stars
Shelves: dnf
I don't understand all these 5 star reviews. I thought this was awful! I couldn't finish it. I got about 30% in and had to stop.
Sue
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
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Cissie
I read every book in this series in one weekend and I truly loved them. I love the camaraderie amongst the friends, the funny banter between the guys and the fact that the three guys in this series are what typical 25 year olds act like. They weren't over the top alphas(although I do love a good alpha) and when they fell in love, they were all in. I gave every book in this series 4 stars, they could have been 5's to me with a little editing and some tweaking of the sex scenes. All in all these w ...more
Fyreball Reed
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
Michel Reinhard
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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.

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Diana Doan
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
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J-J lover of books
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
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Keri
Love This Series

I'm so happy we got Leo's book. I know him so much better now. What a hunk!!!! I loved their relationship from the get go. Hannah meeting him in the elevator at work and going off on her new boss only to find out a couple minutes later he is her new boss. I loved that he was closed off to relationships yet he is the one who found himself lonely without her and wanting more. It was also great getting to see a little more of Lucky and Zane. I've missed all of them.
Stacy Hahn
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
Anny hernandez
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
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Barbara
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
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Liz Castillo
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
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Brandi {BusyBwith3}
I liked it...

This was a quick fast paced love/lust story. Pretty much insta-love.

Boy gets job in Dad's company. Girl gets passed up for said job. Snarky bantering ensues. Then hot sexy scenes!

Then a bit clichéd, boy says, "I will never fall in love"... You guessed it he falls hard and the mushy bits begin.

If you want light and easy with good sexy scenes it's your book! A bit to light for me and it was definitely predictable but it wasn't awful!

HEA. Quick. Cliché. Sexy. Epilogue.
Missy
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
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Phyllis Lopez
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
Denita Kee
I loved Leo and Hannah. They are so stinking cute together. I wish this was longer I wanted their story to keep going. They were so hot for each other. I loved how they would email and text each other all the time. This was such a great read. I love all of J S Coopers books. I'm so glad that she included Lucky, Zane, and Noah in this story. I loved Zane and Lucky so much. Great great read!!!
Alicia
I like the writing and the storyline. It was a good book, but I felt like I was missing some background information. The author claims this is a standalone, but I don't think it is. Leo is a confirmed bachelor, but he falls for Hannah instantly. It felt rushed and I couldn't see what was so special about Hannah to turn Leo around.

I'm not knocking the book. It was a cute love story and well written.
Ruby Miller
Guarding His Heart

I love the books I already have them Hannah and Leo was amazing love story I have The Forever love series The Christmas with Zane and Lucky and Before Lucky and this one they were all great books I have private club the ex games Scarred and Healed The Matrelli Brothers Redemption
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