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Make You Mine

(The Rock Gods #3)

4.26  ·  Rating details ·  1,428 ratings  ·  170 reviews
Cooper Rand is the high-energy drummer for his band Ivory Tower. Everyone is drawn to Cooper; which makes him the go-to party guy for those lucky enough to call him friend. He loves the lifestyle that comes along with being a rock star and feels perfectly suited for the role. He is also a professional when it comes to the hook-up, unwilling to stick around long enough to a ...more
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Published April 28th 2014 by
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Ann Lister Sorry for the delay in answering your question, but I am just now noticing it. I believe these books are stand-alone, but they do make much more sense…moreSorry for the delay in answering your question, but I am just now noticing it. I believe these books are stand-alone, but they do make much more sense to see all the characters as they develop through-out the series. Book 1 sets up the series and introduces all the major players. Skipping over Book 2 shouldn't ruin the flow of the series for you, but reading it might help to flesh out the story behind the series more as a whole. I hope that helps and thank you for your interest!!
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It was good, but just too long. I kept thinking, ok this is the end.

But no. I'd still have several more chapters to go. So I'd sigh, and think ok, it shouldn't take too much longer. But it did. *sigh*

There were also editing errors, which pissed me off. If I'm paying freakin money for your product, then the least you could do is make freakin sure that it's in freakin perfect condition before you put it out there for freakin sale! GOD! It's just getting old and I'm sick of buying books that are u
I liked this a lot better than the first book in the series. The editing is still pretty bad, and the headhopping was quite awful, but I loved that these guys at least tried to communicate. No useless misunderstandings or wasted, relationship breaking angst. There was a lot of sex, but at least I really felt the chemistry, so it took a long time before I started skimming.
Well this was a very nice, very sweet, very steamy and especially very very long story. I liked it but like many others here, I think it was too long. It would have been nice if there had been a bit more interaction with other people, especially the other bandmembers. It was mostly about just them and what they were thinking. The same thoughts over and over again, and to me it got a bit boring. It's also very light on angst and drama. Sure there is a fight or two, but they are resolved within 2 ...more
Johann Shah
It took at least two absences for me to finish this fucking long book and I was addicted to the yawns


I skipped a good number of fuck scenes
I skipped a conversation between Alex, Chase and Danni (ewwww)
I skipped the last five chapters

I had no idea why I finished this book, hell I had no idea why I gave it three stars
Dec 18, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: m-m-romance-tbr
This was a well written enjoyably sweet story.
The main characters Coop and Jay, are a Rock Star and contractor respectively, and one of the things I have been enjoying in this series of books, is that the Rock star's have been the characters who have been more patient and consistent in their feelings.

Their relationship develops and any conflict is dealt with, by them discussing it ( No dramatic flouncing off and leaving )

There is some angst from outside factors, and you get to see characters fro
Aug 29, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I really enjoyed this one. I loved Jayson and Cooper together. They were so sweet and hot. This really is a great series. I'm glad I finally decided to start reading it. ...more
3.5 stars.
The best for me so far in this series.
The second half really was 4 stars for me but the dragging/repetitive first half, the many editing errors and inconsistencies really took the whole rating down.
I liked this better than Book 1 but alas "the curse of the too many pages" afflicted this book too. I can confidently say that this 400+ page book should've been 200 pages or even less. It was just too long with nothing actually happening.

We knew these two were in love by the first quarter of the book so, I asked myself what on earth was in all the pages left. I got my answer: sex, mundane thing, sex, mundane thing, sex,sex,sex then some drama with the family, more sex, a wedding I wasn't remot
Caz Malpas

This was a great read, loved the simple love story and how both Cooper and Jayson were so caring and gentle with each other's feeling, but then the sexy time gets thrown in and omg! If they weren't bonking each other's brains out they were whanging off thinking about each other and it was hot!

So whang, bang thankyou mam! Next please.....!

Once again thanks Di for the rec :)
True Loveislovereview
Nov 01, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: lgbtq
Sweet hot steamy read. It was a nice read
Lisa Cullinan
May 07, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Love Cooper and Jayson

This is the third installment in the Rock Gods series and they just keep getting better and better! At the end of the the second book, Take What You Want, it's clear that something is gonna start brewing with Jayson and Cooper. Oh, and it does.....
Jayson Keller is Chase and Danni's good friend who meets Ivory Tower's drummer, Cooper Rand, at a party at Alex Metcalf's (fellow band mate and Chase and Danni's lover). Sparks fly immediately between these two, and there starts t
Aղցela W.
This was book 3 in the "Rock Gods" series. Cooper Rand the drummer for Ivory Tower is a happy go lucky guy that everyone likes he's the life of the party. Cooper loves his life he doesn't do relationship he does hook ups. When Jayson Keller runs into Cooper at Alex Metcalf's island estate lighting strikes. Jayson also doesn't do relationship he's still in the closet being from a small island and the the fact that his stepfather is a bigot has lead him to believe that he will never have a long te ...more
Emily Seelye
Nov 13, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: m-m, arc, musicians
I generally liked this third installment in the Rock Gods series.

Cooper and Jayson met in the second book, so there is some overlap. It’s nice seeing their relationship development from Chase’s viewpoint in one book, then both their POVs in this one.

This book has less relationship angst than the others, though since this is both men’s first adult relationship, there are some learning curves. I like that for the most part, they communicate well, and even when there’s a breakdown, both are commi
Jan 22, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Yay! I seriously love this drummer!
May 17, 2014 rated it it was amazing
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This is the first book that I have read from Ann and also from this series. This is book #3 in The Rock Gods series, and can be read as a stand alone.

I gave this book 5 stars.

This is Cooper and Jayson's story.
This is the first M/M story that I have ever read and I was a bit scared going into it. I didn't know what to expect, BUT OMG from the very first page I was like DAMN. This book is HOT!!! The love scenes were amazing. And they were sweet and loving and I felt like i was reading someth
Valerie Degeorge
Mar 07, 2014 rated it it was amazing
This book we get to visit all the characters from book # Fall For Me and book #2 Take What You Want. Ann did an amazing job with this story we get to meet and grow with Cooper and Jayson . Jayson lived most if his life on Martha's Vineyard living in The Closet afraid to come out with his sexuality, that is until he met Cooper Rand the drummer for one of the biggest bands out Ivory Tower.
Ann takes us on a journey with this book that will have you from page 1 . I highly recommend this 5 star read.
May 22, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: mm
This book was great. I loved the intense instant connection between Cooper and Jayson. They were so good together and it was nice to see them so committed. Eve when they fought they didn't give up on each other and were determined to work it out. So rare in a relationship these days. ...more
Aug 24, 2017 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: b-2017-read

3 stars
This series has been on my TBR pile for a while, and I've decided to start them. I like them, but I am finding them really hard to get through which is disappointing me.
I enjoyed both Cooper and Jayson and like them together, I am just finding that these books are quite long and I find myself losing interest half way through. I think I'll take a break before starting the next one.
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Nov 22, 2018 rated it really liked it
i really liked this..loved seeing the trio from the book before.. loved seeing the things these 2 g through to become who they need to be as individuals and as a couple.. loved seeing them find themselves and who they really are.. and i cant wait to see what happens next with some of the other characters. very good story
May 02, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Wow! This book does not disappoint! It had everything!! Two very highly anticipated weddings!! That I was very happy about! A very beautiful love story between two people trying to come to terms with it. A little drama… Not a lot. This book was just right… For me anyways.

Jayson & Cooper are like night & day.
Jayson is a construction worker that owns his own company. Lives his life very privately and not in the open.

Cooper is the drummer from Ivory Tower. He’s lived his whole life in the fast lane
Tracy~Bayou Book Junkie
At a party hosted by Alex, the lead singer of Ivory Tower, Cooper the drummer for the same band crashes into Chase's best friend Jayson. Coop and Jay are immediately attracted to one another and they share a steamy encounter on the beach, but although over the next couple of weeks the two men cannot get the other off their minds, they have to contend with the fact that they live on opposite coasts. Can they find a way to make it work?

I'll be honest, I've read this book or at least portions of i
Joanne Mountford
Mar 16, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Rock God, Cooper Rand. What can I tell you about this man? He is irresistible for starters, he's the fun guy to be around. His partying lifestyle is lively to say the least but there does become a time in everyone's life when they start to think about more. Until Cooper met Jayson the word 'more' didn't even enter his vocabulary.

Jayson Keller is Chase's best friend, you might have met him in book two 'Take What You Want' and if you haven't, boy do you need to read that story. Jayson met Cooper
Rebecca Edwards
Mar 07, 2014 rated it it was amazing

I can't praise Ann or her series The Rock Gods enough. This has to be by far one of the best M/M series I've ever had the pleasure of reading. Ann doesn't just write a story she brings it to life. From the story lines that captivate you to the characters that pull you in each book feels like coming home to family. This time we visit Cooper Rand and Jayson Keller's story.

Cooper and Jayson first met in Take What You Want (The Rock Gods #2) where they had insta
Pam Kay
Dec 09, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
Beautiful True Love Story!! Ann has done an amazing job with this series. I've come to love all the characters and the emotional bonds between them. The story line has been strong through the first 3 books and look forward now to reading the 4th. The sex is Hot and the relationships that have been formed are so real and romantic. This particular story involves Jayson. Chase's best friend, and Cooper, the drummer of the band, Ivory Tower. They meet at a party that Alex, the leader of the band, ha ...more
Loved it! This novel takes place over a year, beginning with the party at Alex's Martha's Vineyard house. We get to see bits of Alex, Danni and Chase's implosion and Alex's accident from Cooper's and Jayson's POV. There wasn't so much of it that it felt like I was rereading the same story at all. Just a hint of it all.

Jayson and Cooper navigate a relationship, pretty well, actually, for a couple of guys that have never really attempted such a thing. Neither were perfect and both of them made mis
May 01, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Really more like 3.5. I liked this one better than the first in the series but this author needs to get a freaking editor. Seriously, I don't know how much they cost but the amount of errors is ridiculous. So here we have Cooper from the band and Jayson, Chase's friend. They meet at a party, start seeing each other, have some smexy know. Neither thinks it's a serious relationship until it is. These two actually talk to each other so any misunderstandings were resolved fairly quickly ...more
These have always been good books. A good series, they are full of emotion and great sex. The characters are a little difficult to tell apart. They all seem to have close to the same personalities. I will work the male readers that this is more of the female-type gay book. All romance and, babe and I love yous. I happen to like those so it was all good for me. As with all of the Rick a God series, they could use a little editing because they are a touch too long. Don't get me wrong, ai do enjoy ...more
Jul 20, 2014 rated it really liked it
This was a nice somewhat unexpected book. There isn't a huge amount of angst and drama. There isn't any worry about "OMG the rockstar is GAY!!!!" or trouble with the press. It actually turned out to be a somewhat sweet romance with small bumps along the way to the HEA for them. There were a few over the top moments where I was thinking "overreact much" but they didn't lead to huge fights or breakups so they in the end didn't ruin my enjoyment of the book. It is a little long but I found myself e ...more
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Ann Lister is a native New Englander currently living in Florida with her husband. She has pulled details from her years living in the New England area and uses many local settings and landmarks in her novels.

After graduating art school, marrying, and raising two daughters, she established her own video production company. Her nearly two decades working in video production included work within t

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  • Looking at Forever (The Rock Gods, #4)
  • Meant For Me (The Rock Gods #5)
  • Fighting His Fire (The Rock Gods, #6)
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