Tempting the Bodyguard
A sexy category romance from Entangled’s Brazen imprint…
He can protect her from everyone except himself.
Alana Gore is in danger. A take-no-prisoners publicist, her way with people has made her more than a few enemies over the years, but a creepy stalker is an entirely different matter. She needs a bodyguard, and the only man she can ask is not only ridiculously hot, but...more
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Dying to read some of this anticipated greatness!
Jennifer L Armentrouts books are serious pages turners.
Her books literally keep you up at night wan ...more
"I can promise you that there won't be a second of this you won't enjoy."
I have always loved this series and it feels like I have been waiting for forever to get my hands on the third book in this series and finally 'meet' the elusive, Chandler Gamble. What J Lynn can't create in the sexy stakes is not worth mentioning so if are expecting this book to be a steamy, sexy 'take-me-now-please' Gamble style treat then you will not be disappointed. This Gamble brother pac ...more
He can protect her from everyone except himself.
I love this series, but more than that I simply love the Gamble brothers. I fell for Chase, I lusted after Chad, and I was utterly drooling over Chandler. My oh my but the man was potent.
After the little peak at him and his potential match in Tempting the Player. I was more than a little curious how he'd be bringing the uber uptight and super prissy Alana Gore to her knees. No pun intended...well...maybe a little.
I think that ...more
RATING: 3 Sexy Gamble Brothers Hearts!! :)
“You’re absolutely beautiful when you lose control.”
Tempting the Bodyguard is a story we enter into expecting to be entertained, and rightly so given whose work we are reading; J. Lynn is the go-to author for all things sexy, sweet and humorous. And while this does deliver in all three aspects, it, unfortunately, cannot be put into the same category of 5-star reads as its companions.
On the surface this is pure pleasure; a read not unique in its setu ...more
Finally we have the story of Chandler, the oldest of the Gamble brothers. He owns a security company, so when Alana Gore (you remember her from the previous book. Chad’s publicist from hell!) receives several life-threats he is the person she goes to.
Things between them soon start to get heated and lines soon begin to be crossed. But Alana’s past doesn’t allow her to trust or feel. That only brings heartbreak. What she didn’t expect was for Chandler to be even more stubborn than s ...more
Jennifer entertains as always. Toss up between 3.5 and 4 stars . The Epilogue could have been better and I wouldn't mind a sequel *hint* *hint*
Teaser on Jennifer's (A.K.A the author's) FB page
Struggling to get a grip on her quickly rising anger, she snapped the file folder against his chest. “Do you want to look at them? Or do you want to continue staring at my breasts like a pig?”
That ghost of smile spread into a full smirk. “I think I’ll keep staring at your breasts like a pig.”
Wait, that didn't come out right...
I mean...I always fall for the bad boy assholes.
The badder, the better. :)
Come on. These two just don't work for me and he tries too hard and she tries so hard not to be affected and it's all just a big unrealistic headache. i have pretty much foreseen where the plot is going even with it so muddled up with sex. Sadly, i thought this one would of been my favorite. Disappointment, damn you.
I always enjoy any JLA books and this was not exception. She has a knack for writing the hot dudes and lovable female characters. This lady is a legit writing machine. She excels at every genre she writes.
The reason for the low rating would most likely be the characters, specially Alana. It definitely took a while to warm up to her but I still didn’t totally love her. I got her struggles and how hard it was for her to open up to Chandler. And Chandler was great. I really liked him ...more
I am so happy and at the same time…so sad! I love the Gamble brothers (my favorite one is still Chase Gamble from book 1 ;)) and I really hope Jennifer decides to write some more books in the series. All three books are light, entertaining and extremely steamy! But let’s focus on ‘Tempting the Bodyguard’.
“We’re going to hell for this.”
“But what a fun way to go, right?”
The story: Alana Gore is in serious danger or at least she believes she is. The letters from some psycho might be a ...more
Tempting the Bodyguard is the third book in J. Lynn’s Gamble Brothers Series. Chase and Chad have met and fell in love with their matches and now it is time for Chandler.
From the offset you know what you are going to get from a book by
Jennifer, she does have a pretty formulaic way of writing, and although there is nothing wrong with that at all, I have read all three books over the past couple of weeks, and having done that it seems t ...more
I liked this one, but didn't love it. It was a nice conclusion to the Gamble Brothers series, though a bit underwhelming.
The steam and easy flow that I've come to expect was there, but I didn't feel as invested in Chandler and Alana's romance as I did with the previous brothers. Something didn't quite click for me to feel connected. I think my biggest problem was Alana. I didn't completely understand her commitment issues and her lack of sincerity or genuine emotion when dealing wi ...more
The Gamble brothers are back! And Chandler is the most sarcastic of the bunch. I love the sarcasm he had in this book. I swear you can never get enough sarcasm.
It was a good book. Chandler is sex on a stick - we all love those protectors, don't we?
**ARC courtesy of Entangled Publishing in exchange for an honest review**
I tried to read it- but I was fed up with the fucking gymnastics the author had to perform to make Alana redeemable. It's just that there is nothing here. Not with Alana, and not with Chandler. He's basically a walking hard-on, and the greatest claim to a personality is that she curses like a sailor- supposedly- when she ...more
This fed my brazen craving perfectly!
Have loved this series and the gamble brothers. And feels like i ad waited forever for Chandlers story. He did not disappoint! Falling hard and fast for Miss Gore. He was tender when she need it, hot and sexy just came naturally to him. Alana, has the reputation of "stic up her arse" from her PR work and she is not liked by the other Gamble brothers. But, Chandler hasn't stopped thinking about her since the first time he met her.
Alana goes to Chandl ...more
A great conclusion to a fun series! Tempting the Bodyguard is the story of Alana Gore, the infamous fixer sent to babysit Chad Gamble in the previous book. You know, she was the villain. Yipes! Anyways, it appears that poor Alana has developed a stalker for the past year, one that became much more threatening as of late and Alana finds herself in the position of needing to hire protection. Insert Chandler Gamble, brother of Chad, the sexy bodyguard who sent her senses into a tizzy af ...more
Alana & Chandler are like oil and water. It doesn't help that Alana did some pretty reprehensible things when she was ...more
"You'd better wake up before the best damn thing walks out of your life."
There are no words to explain just how excited I was when this little diamond landed in my inbox. I have been head-over-heels in love with Jen's Adult series since I devoured the first book, Tempting the Best Man, in one sitting back when it was first released. Since then I've been dying to get my hands on Chandler's story... and it is finally here and it doesn't disappoint. This ma ...more
“Tell me you want this. Tell me you need this as badly as I do and you will not regret a second of this.”
We met Alana in #2 as Chad's hard-nosed unpopular harpy of a publicist. A stubborn, organised commitment-phobe with a penchant ...more
Alana and Chandler were two very feisty characters who loved to hate each other. The story was at its best and sparking when the two were sniping at each other, you could almost feel the build up as they verbally fought and physically fought to not tear each other's clothes off. The sexual tension was fun to read but without a stronger storyline the story ended up feeling a little fluffy. If you're looking for a hate so good couple and a quick, snappy, and steamy read, this would defini ...more
A nice ending for this series, but sadly it did nothing major for me! The story featured a sweet couple and a romantic setting, but lacked emotional depth and the secretive stalker the main character struggled with, wasn't that secretive. I feel like with a little more editing and a few more scenes were the main characters talked instead of being so overly physical with each other, the book could've turned out better than it did, to me at least. I don't think the ...more
The longest of the three books means there is more time for character backgrounds, lovey-dovey mess and ...more
# 1 New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Author Jennifer L. Armentrout Lives in West Virginia.
All the rumors you heard about her state aren’t true.
Well, mostly. When she's not hard at work writing, she spends her time, reading, working out, watching zombie movies, and pretending to write.