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Tango & Lace

(Colorado Heartthrobs #2)

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4.50  ·  Rating details ·  32 ratings  ·  26 reviews
World renowned geoarcheologist Jackson Whiteside has come home to Colorado to care for his grandmother and teach at CSU…not to rekindle the passionate, but doomed love affair with gramma’s high-spirited neighbor whose memory has haunted him half-way across the globe. But the moment he sees his feisty, melodramatic ex, his cortisol levels spike. And he damn well knows he’s ...more
Paperback, 167 pages
Published September 13th 2016 by Misty Media
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Greta Branas
Aug 06, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I loved this book! Mya is a feisty cuban and a temper to boot. Jackson is a sexy geek. But when these two get together it's magic! I highly recommend this book!
Mistie
Aug 06, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I was given an ARC for an honest review. We revisit Maya after she set her brother up with a visit to the castle in Flirting With Fire.

This time Maya is the center of attention when Jackson comes back to take care of his Gramma who is Maya's next door neighbor. The love and chemistry between Maya and Jack hasn't faded despite the distance or Jack's two year absence.

However, a very real threat to their happily ever after makes itself known so will Maya and Jack's love be able to stand the storm?
Valeen Robertson (Live Thru Books Blog)


When Mya's ex comes home, the passion between them is still there. But so are the same reasons why they broke up. Can they make it work a second time as Jackson fills in for her hurt dance partner? Will feelings get in the way of their dance competition? What about when Jackson gets the chance of a lifetime? Will he make the same choice that lost him Mya the first time, AGAIN?

I found Tango and Lace an entertaining, sexy story. I liked Mya and Jackson together, how well the opposites attract
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Staci
Aug 06, 2016 rated it really liked it
Mya Castillo is not only a dispatcher in Colorado, she's also a dancer. Jackson Whiteside is her ex who's been on the other side of the world being a well renowned geoarcheologist for the past two years. He's summoned home once his gramma (and Mya's neighbor) has a heart attack. Mya is about to dance the most important dance of her life, until her dance partner is attacked in her home. Now she has to determine if she still has the dance chemistry with Jack so she can try and win the dance ...more
Emily Allen
Jul 31, 2016 rated it it was amazing
If you're looking for a hot read on a hot night, I recommend this book. It has everything you could want between the covers. Rekindled love, suspense and the Tango.

If you've never read Misty Dietz, I suggest you pick up a copy of Tango & Lace and fall in love with love.
Penny Ellgass
Apr 24, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Mya dance teacher trying to get her own studio.
Jack just back from 2 years in Jerusalem having been part of a team having found some dead sea scrolls.
They ended their relationship when he left, but now he is back at his grandmother's next door. Frist day back and danger hits at Mya's house and everyone jumps to protect her and her siblings.
Fun action packed story of family and love.
This book is a good read about 1 1/2 hours.

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily
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Nikki Brooks
Jul 26, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Hotter than a Carolina Reaper Pepper!!!

Mya Castillo, sister of Cole from Flirting with Fire, is back with a bang. She is the neighbour of Jackson Whitesides gran and when her house is falling apart and she has a health scare, Mya and Cole, along with some of Rosies grandsons decide to get the place back into shape. But she forgot that one of those grandsons is Jackson Whiteside. After all out of sight is out of mind...right? But when he returns home after 2 years abroad Mya is flustered,
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MsChris1161
Jul 16, 2016 rated it really liked it
Shelves: ebook, own, reviewed
Tango & Lace is an incredible story filled with excitement. Mya Castillo does not disappoint as the passionate Tango dancer who has never gotten over her first love Jackson Whiteside. Jackson is the grandson of her next-door neighbor and a globe-trotting geoarcheologist who walked away from Mya two years ago. Now he's back to help care for his grandmother who has developed some health problems and the sparks between he and Mya are as intense as ever. Neither is sure if they're willing to ...more
Karen Roma
Aug 10, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Tango & Lace is a fast-paced story with great characters and a fabulously entertaining plot.

Mya and Jackson have a combustible chemistry that obliterates two years apart, makes their pulses race, and sets the dance floor on fire too. The unusual mix of scientific excellence and the seductive influence of Cuban dance made for an all-round exhilarating and breathtaking read.

Ms Dietz definitely has a new and excited reader who can’t wait to discover more of this author’s fabulous work.
JoAn
Jul 25, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arc, contemporary, romance
Tango & Lace by Misty Dietz was a fast paced romance with a touch of mystery that added to it's deliciousness. Mya and Jackson set the pages on fire as soon as they meet again with their chemistry. The story flowed smoothly, the romance was hot, dancing the Tango created more flames and all of the characters were well developed. A great read and a fiery addition to The Hard Men of the Rockies series. Read it and be swept off your feet by the Tango.
Jen
Apr 29, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is the second book in the Colorado Heartthrob series. This book contains the story of Jackson and Mya. We get a second chance style story with these two. Jackson is back to help his grandmother fix up her house as he has been away for work. Mya lives next door. Jackson and Mya have been together in the past and give the illusion of no scars. Mya is a competitive dancer and she has a competition coming up which she is put in a lurch for as her original partner is injured. Mya needs a ...more
Christine Garza
Aug 13, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This was a fantastic second chance romance story from Misty Dietz. Mya and Jackson were high school sweethearts until problems in their relationship drove a wedge between them. Now years later they are reunited and although the problems are there, their feelings and connection is still there too. Tango and Lace is a gripping story filled with drama, heartache, healing, a sassy, spitfire of a dancer, a sweet geoarcheologist, a kidnapping, danger, passion, romance, and love. This is a captivating ...more
Philleys Peters
May 05, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Mya and Jackson have been estranged for two years and now he is back home to help care for his sick grandmother. When Mya's dance partner is attacked, Jackson steps in as Mya's partner for a competition that is important to help secure her dream of a dance studio. They reconnect and reignite the love and passion they have always had for each other despite their bad breakup. But it is Mya's life that is in danger from an unknown stalker and Jackson will do anything to insure she is kept safe. A ...more
Barbara
Apr 30, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The second book in the Colorado Heartthrobs series a well written story that I enjoyed reading. World renowned geoarchaeologist Jackson Whiteside has come home to Colorado to care for his Grandmother. Dancer and dispatch operator Mya Castillo is his ex she needs his help after her dance partner is attacked this story kept me turning pages. I will be looking for the next book in this series.I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Julie Terra
Apr 28, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Reacquainted lovers who are both hurt and angry. Mya lost the love of her life when he left. Jack lost his when she just didn’t understand. Now Mya is chasing her dream while also being chased by someone who wants to hurt her. Now to see if these two can get past their pain and anger while keeping Mya safe. This was my first story by this author and can’t wait to read more.

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Carol
May 08, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Well written interesting, short read. It had it all. love, suspense, second chance romance, great strong characters and side characters. I recommend it to all. I enjoyed the storyline and watching the plot unravel. It pulls you in and keeps you wanting to see what is next. I got it from booksprout and voluntarily left my review
Melissa
Apr 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This tango might be hotter than ever. There's mystery, danger, action, amazing characters, witty dialogue and banter to boot!!!!! Who ever thought that a dancer and a geoarcheologist could be such a sizzling match?

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Pelusa Rivera
This book was better than I thought it would be and has some excitement.. stalking, danger and ooo hotness.and you guessed it some dancing, I dont want to give alot away but it will keep you interest so grab a copy and enjoy!

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Jennifer
Apr 21, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Fun and exciting second chance romance! Interesting story premise and wonderful characters! Enjoyed this second book of the series!

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Sue
Sep 18, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Tango and Lace by Misty Dietz was a riveting, fast paced novella that I really got into and enjoyed! Jackson has 'finally' come home to help care for his grandmother Rosie and help fix up her house. But home also means seeing his former lover Mya...a hot blooded woman with whom things ended poorly. Mya is part of his grandmother's life, so there is no way they can avoid each other. When they meet again, all kinds of sparks fly, but Mya is determined not to fall for him again. Circumstances push ...more
Katie
Sep 13, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great book. At first I was concerned with the Spanish in the book since I don't know what it says but it just added to the books unique qualities. I loved this love story with a little bit of suspense.
Jolin
Aug 22, 2016 rated it it was amazing
"Love isn't perfect. People aren't perfect, but this could be your second chance." I think Jack's grandmother, Rosie, said it best with this one quote. Her statement sums up the whole story. Mya and Jack are both complex people with their fair share of flaws, but their opposites definitely attract. I had a hard time with some of the bigger words that were used, but it does make sense to use a more intellectual dialogue since one of the main characters is a geoarchaeologist.
This story did have
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Sandra
Sep 05, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I really enjoyed this short story in this series, it seems gramma`s family who seem to be all sexy men are really taking good care of her. it`s a good story line with Jackson and Mya getting close again after 2 years apart. It seems dancing is`nt the only thing on there minds. Some very sexy dance scene`s and the threat of someone harming Mya and of course gramma`s matchmaking make for an enjoyable read and of course the well written sex scenes help too. I was given this ARC to read for an ...more
Sandy Himel
Aug 27, 2016 rated it it was amazing
A hot read from beginning to end. When it comes to the attraction between these two characters, resistance is futile!
Lisa Fenley
Dec 15, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Fun novella with a plot that moves. Loved it!
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Anita
Apr 24, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Misty Dietz has invented a new genre: Second Chance Romantic Comedy Action Suspense.

I love it!!

This was a definite deviation from her awesome Paranormal Romantic Action Suspense 'Unholy Inc' series but it still had the same fast-paced captivating story-line one can always expect to find in a book by Ms. Dietz.

This is the second book in her Colorado Heartthrobs Series and it starts off with a bang. Literally. The action does not stop there. Chemical filled canisters, stalking, kidnapping, arson
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Rih
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