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The Good One

River Scott is the daughter of a billionaire. She runs her father's company and does what she is told, including cleaning up after her out of control, socialite, wild child, baby sister.
After a tragic night fifteen years ago, River feels she has no choice but to continue on the path of being the good one, keeping her sister in check and always pleasing her fat
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Published January 5th 2016
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Lady Heather

Publication Date: January 5, 2016

"A copy of this book has been provided by Hot Tree Promotions in exchange for an honest review"


4 stars




Synopsis

River Scott is the daughter of a billionaire. She runs her father's company and does what she is told, including cleaning up after her out-of-control, socialite, wild-child baby sister.

After a tragic night fifteen years ago, River feels she has no choice but to continue on the path of being the good one, keeping her sister in check and always
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Drue DePompei-Hoffman
Dec 20, 2015 rated it really liked it
At first when I started reading this I thought hmmm the Hilton Sisters meets Magic Mike, but that didn't stop me from getting completed sucked into this story and to realize that there was so much more to it.

This was a great suspense and the author did a fantastic job of building up to the reveal of what was what. I hated Ryan immediately and fell in love with Damian. While his career choice is not one everyone would make, he took it and made an empire out of it.

Annddddd... the little line at t
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Romance Readers Retreat
Nov 23, 2015 rated it really liked it
3.5 Stars 

Damien is an ex male escort who runs a very successful male escort company in Vegas. River runs a hotel in Vegas, she's runs the hotel as part of her rich family's chain of businesses. Her younger sister Charity is getting married and River is organising the bachelorette party. She has hired out a club owned by Damien and several of his employees to keep the party guests entertained. When she visits Damien's offices to meet with his assistant to pay the invoices, he gets his first glim
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Tara Dawn (Colourful WordWench)
Once again, Amie has brought us another smoking hot suspense! River is quite the character. Being a successful business woman, you'd think that she would be this take charge, ain't putting up with shit kind of woman. She is in the office, but she is also shy and timid, especially when it comes to her family. River watches after her sister because she feels responsible for her. Charity went through a traumatic experience as a child and River holds herself responsible for it. So when her sister sh ...more
Amie Morgado- We Stole Your Book Boyfriend
The synopsis gives you a great start to what is going on in this story. The GOOD GIRL meets the BAD BOY and the attraction , tension and connection is off the charts. You are eagerly waiting for them to go against all they should and go at it !! The suspense of their coming together is literally driving you crazy !! BUT on top of this there is some deep past issues for both Damien and River.

We meet River as she is running one of her father's successful companies and babysitting her little siste
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Rebecca Austin
Jan 21, 2016 rated it really liked it
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River Scott runs the Las Vegas hotel "The Scott" with help from her assistant Todd. She also seems to clean up the messes her sister Charity seems to leave behind her. When her sister asks for her help setting up and organizing her bachelorette party, River refuses to pay $10,000 for someone named Damian Matthews to dance at the party.

Damian Matthews is the owner of MCL, a male escort business and now runs the company with his partner Brett and assistant Josie. The moment he sees River come into
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Franci Neill
Jan 16, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
4 Steamy Stars!!

This is my first introduction to Amie Nichols and it was a great way to meet. I love books where there's drama, a forbidden romance and such titillating sex my glasses are practically steaming up!

River Scott is the good girl because she feels she has to be because of an event that happened with her sister. She's smart, savvy and a great business woman and she's a go-getter when she's running her father's company. But outside of work, we get to see a side of River many don't and t
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Tina Lee Harris
Jan 16, 2016 rated it really liked it
3.5 stars

Damien Matthews had never had trouble finding women. Women have been his job for the past 15 years, so when his eyes land on River Scott, she will become one of his hardest jobs even as a retired escort.

River Scott is a successful business woman who has had an easy life or so it would seem. Her family has money but along with that comes huge responsibility. River has made herself the one in charge of keeping family secrets safe and always helping her younger sister Charity out of the f
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Fiction  Vixens Blog
Jan 18, 2016 rated it it was amazing
This is the first time reading anything by Ms Amie Nichols and I have to say I have thoroughly enjoyed this great story , The main characters in this story are River Scott and Damian Matthews . River Scott is a good girl that always cleans up messes that her younger sister makes , she also works hard because she wants to please her everyone .But her family has some secrets and she must keep them secret. Then there's the hot and steamy Damion ,who use to be an male escort .but now he runs a male ...more
Lillie
Feb 23, 2016 rated it did not like it
Overall, really immature.

The novice writing was what really did in this story for me. Both in style and execution: i will never be a fan of present tense, first person writing. sorry, not sorry. I don't feel like reading what amounts to an immature, teenagers fantasy about office romance and "omg rich guys fighting over me lol". And that's what it felt like with the way it was written. The characters were silly and two-dimensional, their reactions and dialogue coming off silly more than anything
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Melissa Ann PA
Jan 19, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Reviewing for Book Boyfriend Heaven (Charmarie)

The Good One
By: Amie Nichols
Five Stars
River Scott and Damian Matthews are the two main characters in this story. I am not one to go into the whole story and give all the details away because I hate spoilers, but I will give you all a little something. This is the first story that I have read by this author and I was not disappointed. She gives her characters depth and true emotions and really makes me feel as though they are people that I could easi
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Amazeballs Book Addicts
Jan 13, 2016 rated it really liked it
The Good One is good read. River is the good daughter. She is always cleaning up messing that her younger sister gets into. She is a hard worker. She wants to please everyone. Her family has secrets and she does what she has to keep them secret.

Damian is an ex male escort who now runs a male escort service. There is instant attraction between River and Damian. We don't know much about Damian at first besides that he is an ex escort so for him to be smitten with River just from the first time he
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Lisa
Dec 14, 2015 rated it really liked it
What happens when you mix a successful business woman and a retired male escort?

River is used to taking care of everyone else, but herself. Her younger sister, Charity, is a handful and keeps her on her toes. Charity requests a bachelorette party at 'MCL' and River has made it her job to do whatever her sister wants. River crosses paths with Damien, who owns MCL and is a retired escort. They both fall for each, but their relationship isn't easy. River has family obligations that may keep her fr
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DianaC-Bookaholic And
Jan 18, 2016 rated it it was amazing
●▬▬▬▬๑۩ 5 STAR REVIEW ۩๑▬▬▬▬▬●


Get ready for one helluva ride, this book will not only have you blushing and biting your lip but holding your breath, that is how good this book is.

When Damian Matthews finds himself in front of River Scott his world will turned upside down. Never had experience this new feelings he is developing for River, being an ex-escort and male dancer he had never fallen in love but now things were different.

River Scott had the perfect family, yet the dark secrets her family
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Kelly Brock
The Good One

This one started out great! Business executive River meets Ex Male Escort turned Business Mogul Damien. Damien was hot, sexy, and super intense. He immediately was drawn to River and was not about to lock down those feelings. The intensity to which he pursues her was scorching. However mid way thru a story I thought would be more about his past profession and the challenges River would face with her feelings for him vs a safe relationship with who her family would approve of went way
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Melissa Miller-Mattern
Jan 04, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Reviewed For A Wanton Book Lover Blog

I am in love with Amie Nicholas’ The Good One. We have River Scott, she runs her rich father’s business. In addition to running the business, River looks out for and takes care of her young sister, who is a spoiled brat and always in trouble. River takes care of sister out of an obligation from something that happened long ago but that River feels was her fault. Damian Matthews is a former escort who now runs his own business of you guessed it-escorts. Once R
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Donna Feibusch
Mar 31, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
An Awesome Read!

I loved reading The Good One, all about Damien Matthews who owns the company MCL, a male escort business & River Scott the owner of Scott Industries. They met when she booked a bachelorette party for her sister Charity, at his club Strips. Ever since Damien laid eyes on River he can't get her out of his mind. Every time he runs into her he puts his foot in his mouth, and either he or she is apologizing for their bad behavior! The author wrote a very interesting story, and the cha
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Kelly
Dec 01, 2015 rated it it was amazing
I'm in love with a stripper.... That songs been stuck in my head since Amie Nichols introduced me to Damien Matthews. Former escort turned successful businessman. He wants for nothing until he meets River Scott.
River is the good girl. Always watching over her baby sister and running her father's company. She's successful, beautiful, caring and hopelessly in love with the one man she should stay away from.
I was hooked from the first chapter and couldn't stop reading until the last page. Amie Nich
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Jessica Mcbee
Jan 05, 2016 rated it it was amazing
When you think male escorts I automatically think there is gonna be a total slut fest.... Well I am glad to say that The Good One proved me wrong.

I love a man who is mysterious and that is exactly what you get when you are introduce the the successful and well off Damian Matthews. And I love the instant spark that he felt toward River Scott.

I loved reading their journey through the book and the plot twist that are thrown into this book. Honest to goodness there were moments when my jaw dropped
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Cynthia Tatum reichel
Jan 15, 2016 rated it it was amazing
This book was awesome. The first couple chapters really set the book up but the ending was not expected. The main characters seem perfect for each other then there is the rebel younger sister that comes behind you and messes up her life and tries to mess yours up as well. The book looks into secretes that are held by parents blackmail and love.

The book was well written there were no mistakes in the writing that I saw when reading it. Amie hit a home run. Once you get through the the first couple
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Renee at Book Happiness
Jan 24, 2016 rated it really liked it
I received this for an honest review... I found myself really liking this book... I thought the characters were different...

This book has really nice parts of sexy and i cant believe I am reading this... I felt myself absolutely smiling through the whole story.. River and Damian are hot and the chemistry between them is off the charts hot!!!

Such a good read and I absolutely loved that this was a standalone!!!
Kerry Richardson
Jan 31, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I really enjoyed this book. I loved the story and the characters. River and Damien were good together and I liked their chemistry and relationship. It just goes to show you how money and power can corrupt some people and how it can damage those around you, it is not a guarantee of happiness. I will definitely read this author again and would recommend it.
CDBW
Jan 13, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
5 Crazy Ass Stars!!!!

I really enjoyed reading this. I fell into the story right from the start and read it in one sitting. River and Damien's story was funny, emotional, intense at time, and all wrapped up in a steamy, sexy bow.

I'm looking forward to reading Brett and Josie's story when it comes out. I'll be involved in some stalking activity soon to find out when that will release.
JBird831
3.75 Stars

River and Damian's story was face paced and cute... As quick as this story was, it felt all over the place, but not in the annoying can't follow kind of way... I didn't love their story but I didn't hate it... I enjoyed it for what it was...
Steph
Dec 07, 2015 rated it really liked it
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Kali Key
May 23, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Omg hilarious

This book was entirely funny and fun to read with a sexy twist. I laughed and I cried but it was worth it.
Ashley
Dec 01, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Review to come.

4.5 stars
Brandy
Mar 20, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great Read

This book was full of Suspense and Intrigue. It had me laughing and on the edge of my seat. I look forward to the next book I hope it's just as Hot....
Lisa
Feb 27, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I really enjoyed this book..
Rochelle
Apr 07, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
3.5
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