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Ready to Fall (Wingmen #1)

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When you fall, you fall hard...

Readers first fell in love with John Day as the hot next-door neighbor in the Romantic Comedy Best Seller, Geoducks Are for Lovers. Tall, dark, and handsome is an understatement. With the beard, a dog named Babe, and his ever present plaid shirt, John is a modern alpha male lumberjack in more ways
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Kindle Edition, 274 pages
Published December 14th 2013
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Jen
5 Fun and Fluffy Stars

I had so much fun reading this! Told entirely from John's point of view, this sweet story was just what I needed. Daisy Prescott's writing reminds me of Penny Reid with a touch more heat thrown in. Never a bad thing.
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Dee Montoya
Dec 05, 2013 Dee Montoya rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
****4 Hot Lumberjack Stars****

John Day is one hot lumberjack!!! After reading this book I'm totally asking my hubby to grow a beard for the winter. Ready To Fall is the follow up novel to Geoducks Are For Lovers which is one of my favorite book of this year, this books feel like comfort food to me; heartwarming and with a lot of humor.

John Day is handsome, strong and a really nice guy. After his favorite neighbor Maggie rents out her cabin for the winter he finds himself unable to stop watching
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KatLynne
Passion...

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Beautiful setting...

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...Are just a few of the elements making this well-written, engaging, at times humorous love story an entertaining and enjoyable read.

The author takes readers back to Whidbey Island and gives sexy, John Day and Diane Watson's story. I was hooked from the get-go and while all is not perfect, I found it to be a fun, sexy, appealing read.

I recommend this to everyone who enjoys an uncomplicated, passionate, feel good love story with a small town setting. I found the
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Alex
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Mg Herrera
Jul 12, 2016 Mg Herrera rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I want, NO, NEED my own John Day *Swoon*.
Review to come.
Christine
The hero was weak. He had a high school crush, Kelly, who he was sleeping with. The sex must have good because all she would do was order him around. She would say "John, we are meeting my parents for dinner!" John would say "ok." John said he did not want to take the next step with Kelly, but he was the one that was calling her "his girlfriend" and he was the one upset that she did not tell him that she was still seeing her estranged husband.

John Day was too wishy-washy for me. I like my hero
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Rachel Regina
Feb 11, 2014 Rachel Regina rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
****4 stars! So this was a cute read! I didn't read the first book by this author and apparently characters from it are in this book. John was a sweetheart, but at times I felt like he needed to grow a set, be a man and fight for his woman. With the amount of denial he was in for a big portion of the book, I am surprised a nice epilogue wasn't provided to give us glimpses into their future. I mean, we knew based on his inner dialogues where things were headed, but an epilogue would have been nic ...more
Lynn
Nothing wrong with the way the book was written just wasn't my thing. The MC starts the book dating another woman. He seems to have a past history of mostly hook ups. When he finally breaks up with the first woman he immediately sets out and achieves another hook up all while knowing the heroine and forming a bond.

One good thing, no OW descriptive scenes. It's just told to us dispassionately and in one sentence forms.
Shanna Matheo
Dec 02, 2016 Shanna Matheo rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: in-da-kindle
Nice! Very, very nice, enjoyable cozy little love story. Not too smutty, but still very sexy. I would love to see a Christmas / Holiday book by this author. I think she would nail it.
Heather Maven
Nov 19, 2013 Heather Maven rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
*SPOILER FREE REVIEW*

I was lucky enough (yes, I really feel that way) to beta read Ready to Fall. This is the second book from Daisy Prescott and while I really enjoyed Geoducks are for Lovers, THIS BOOK gave me all the things I love to read. Let me start by saying that while Ready to Fall is book 2, you do not have to read book 1 to enjoy all the hotness (and the story) that is John Day. When I read Geoducks are for Lovers I kept on wondering what the deal with the hot next door neighbor was.
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Literati Literature Lovers
No lie. I will one-click a Daisy Prescott book any day, confident that the purchase will be more than worth my while. Sure the main character is hot, and sexy as anything; but to confine the leading male to the title of hotness alone would do this story a great disservice.

The author writes the road to a solid relationship flawlessly. So much so, that you ache to travel it’s path, to be one of her character’s friends, to be on the island where neighbors watch out for others. I breezed through thi
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Songbyrd*SB needs low angst books*
What can I say about this book? I am going to give it a 3.5

This is the story of John Day our hero and the story is all from his pov. He is introduced in Geoducks Are for Lovers but I didn't read that one. He is a single guy who from this book isn't the manwhore people seem to think he is but he is also someone who hasn't done many real relationships. In the beginning, he is going with a old crush who doesn't really know what she wants and she is separated but still married. The relationship ends
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R.S. Grey
Jan 22, 2014 R.S. Grey rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I ABSOLUTELY loved this book. There are so many things about this book that have completely stolen my heart. John Day is at the top of the list. I mean seriously, I need this man, where can I find him?

Throughout this entire book I was laughing out loud at their dialogue and silly humor. It's so lighthearted and fun, but I will admit I cried at a certain part! It was just so emotional!

I had a silly smile plastered on my face the whole time I was reading it, so if you're looking for a witty romanc
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Annette  Dahl "Old Vicarious Reader"
Great romantic story. Sweet friendship turns into love. Written from John's point of view, and the author did a great job. Every time John was asked a question and he stopped to ask himself the question, or he asked himself a question, I thought oh yeah guys are so dumb they'd have to think about it.

This was an excellently written contemporary romance, with the writing style I love. I loved the main characters as well as the secondary. There are too many great one liners to try and recount them
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Stacey is Sassy
Mar 04, 2014 Stacey is Sassy rated it really liked it
I'm a lumberjack and I'm O.K.

I enjoyed this story and love the small town feel to these stories.

Both the H and h had their own issues but were able to work them out together in a realistic way. There were some hot and steamy sexy bits with some sweet stuff as well.

I have enjoyed both books in this series and I will definitely be reading more from this author.
Brooklyn JoJo
Sep 09, 2015 Brooklyn JoJo rated it really liked it
3.75 A cute, light and fun read. A bit too predictable though and the writing felt amateurish, especially during the beginning. Could've been five stars with a bit more depth...
All Romance
Jan 29, 2014 All Romance rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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MICHELLE'S REVIEW
I was provided with an ARC of this book by the author in exchange for an honest review.

HOLY CRAP I LOVED THIS BOOK!

Sorry to shout at you guys but I really loved this book.

So I read Daisy's fist book, Geoducks Are For Lovers (GAFL) and LOVED it. It was a great second chance romance story. You can read my review HERE and I highly suggest you put this on your TBR.

In GAFL we meet Maggi
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Sophia
I read this one as part of the Red Hot Lovers box set and enjoyed trying a new to me author whom I've had my eye on for a while. I loved the surprise of finding the entire story narrated by the hero and the wry humor, slow-developing 'friends to lovers' romance, and the well-drawn setting of small town island life.

This was book two in the series, but I was able to easily read it out of order though I definitely plan to get caught up on this series after meeting the first couple and the additiona
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Victoria
Feb 09, 2014 Victoria rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
"You are a real lumberjack?”

“Lumberjacks sing songs and eat flapjacks. I work in timber.


I'm not sure what made me buy Ready to Fall, I had never heard of it or the author, Daisy Prescott. Actually, that's not exactly true...I saw it was on sale, read the blurb, saw the the word "lumberjack" and immediately one clicked it. I never knew I had a "thing" for lumberjacks but it seems like, I do. Good to know! Apparently, I'm not alone because the main character in the book, Diane, has quite a thing
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Nanou
ok ya pas à dire, la Miss Prescott sait écrire des histoires sur des gens qui s'aiment ou tout est bien du début à la fin, sans un mot où une scène de trop, avec de l'émotion mais sans jamais tomber dans le drama.

après avoir rencontré John, je veux partir sur cette île et aller à la chasse au bûcheron *soupirs* ♥ , visiter la décharge qui a un "book-bus" en ruine, cuisiner des tartes, faire du camping et imaginer qu'on se fera attaquer par des ours ou des psychopathes xD puis se faire réconforte
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Irene
5 stars

My heart is full of love atm, Ready to Fall was a beautiful read.

I was very excited when I got the ARC for Ready to Fall, I couldn't wait to read John's story :)

Ready to Fall is a heartwarming read, John Day will make you swoon and even make you fall in love with facial hair ;P During one hot & steamy sex scene the visual Daisy Prescott painted with her words I was like damn girl now I'll never be able to look at a man with a beard again without thinking of John Day lol

I loved seeing
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Paula  Phillips
Mar 11, 2014 Paula Phillips rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition


Starting off from a few months after Geoducks for Lovers finished , Daisy Prescott is back with another installment of this secluded island tales called "Ready to Fall". Maggie after reconnecting with her high school sweetheart Gil is staying at the Mainland with him as their romance rekindles , so it leaves her house on the island open. Maggie's friend Quinn has a client/friend who is going through a rough time and needs the escape - so Maggie rents out her house to Diane for the season. Those
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MaDoReader
3'5
John.... Pura testosterona con patas, awwwwwwwwwww, bueno con patas y barba #ILoveLumberjacks

Me encantan los libros de Daisy Prescott, definitivamente, leyéndolos sabes que estás ante una historia bonita, sencilla, donde los personajes no se lían en pajas mentales y se comportan de una manera bastante adulta, graaaacias!
No le doy más estrellas porque es eso, un librito sencillo, simpático, que te anima, una lectura reconfortante pero que no pone tu mundo patas arriba, es más bien como tomar
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Dorsey aka ❤️ Wrath Lover Reviews  ❤️
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Kim
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Daisy Prescott is one of those authors whose books I always saw around Facebook and Goodreads, but I'd never read. Well, seeing as how she'll be at the Big Apple Author Event in October, I decided it was time to finally read one of her books. I mean, I don't want to pass up the opportunity to meet her — or any other author whose books I'm interested in — because I hadn't gotten around to reading her. She was the first in a decent-sized list of au
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Jennifer
Nov 27, 2013 Jennifer rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Last summer, I read and reviewed Daisy Prescott’s debut novel, Geoducks Are For Lovers. It was a book I adored for several reasons. Among them were the two main characters, Maggie and Gil, and their sweet love story. I also enjoyed the ensemble cast of friends visiting Maggie at her home on Whidbey Island, Washington. The group of college friends enjoyed a rare weekend in each other’s company, recalling good times spent together and creating new memories to carry their friendships further into t ...more
Dympna
Dec 18, 2013 Dympna rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Ready to Fall’ is the latest novel from Daisy Prescott. It is the second book from the Geoducks Are For Lovers Collection. Don’t worry if you haven’t read Geoducks yet, this can be read as a stand alone book. Though I would highly recommend you read Geoducks too as it is one of my favourites! When I first came across Ms Prescott and her book named after phallic clams, I was intrigued. After reading it and getting to know her, I was hooked! You could say that I’m a proud member of the Daisy Presc ...more
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