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The Banker

(Modern Love #3)

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Who knew my brother’s friend could be Mr. Right, and not just Mr. Right Now?

My brother refused to introduce me, so I blame him. If he’d just caved, and introduced me to Jasper, I wouldn’t be in this mess. I mean, really, what’s the big deal? I’m not interested in the guy’s looks.

Oh no, I want his cold hard cash. (Be honest, you were expecting that other four letter ‘c’ w
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Kindle Edition, 332 pages
Published April 5th 2017
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Jessica-❥Chatterbooks Book Blog❥
Apr 05, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: romance
I knew going into this book that I was going to love it! The first two books in the Modern Love series, The Bartender and The Boxer, made me Piper Rayne fans, so I was pretty confident in what to expect with this one. I have been anticipating Lennon’s story ever since her character was introduced two books ago. Lennon is the loud, crazy, fun, free spirited friend in the group. She is also the most secure in her sexuality, and for her, one-night stands are the norm. Therefore, I assumed her story ...more
Natalie The Biblioholic
Apr 04, 2017 rated it really liked it
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THE BANKER was by far my favorite book by Piper Rayne. Many factors contributed to this opinion, such as:

★★★ Lennon. I've been waiting for this woman's story ever since I met her in The Bartender. Heck, she's the one who came up with the term "unicorn cock". And she drives a vehicle with unicorns vomiting and pooping rainbows. And she's created her own exclusive brand of pleasure-inducing toys. What's not to love about her???
★★★ Jasper. Handsome, charismatic, suc
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Eve Recinella (Between The Bookends)
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descriptionThis cover (like the book itself) is my least favorite of the trio. It's a bit on the boring side, and the guy on the cover isn't ANYTHING like how "I" pictured Jasper. The typography is interesting, though.description

descriptionSo this one ended up being my least favorite of the trio. I'll get into why in a second but first I want to say that while this one didn't quite meet my expectations, it was a still a very enjoyable book.

This is Lennon's story and if you've read the first two you know Lennon is the crazy fly
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Shannon Moore
Mar 29, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc
The Banker is another full length novel that delivers exactly what we've come to know and love from Piper Rayne. It's fun, flirty and laugh out loud funny all the while mixing together quick wit and sizzling intimacy.

"Pompous control freak or not, Jasper Banks better watch out, because he’s never seen the likes of Lennon Hart."


The connection between these two was so instantaneous, I knew that we'd be in for a wild ride! This author duo has a knack for coming up with sweet, charming and/or i
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Carmen Rae
Jun 15, 2017 rated it really liked it
Now that was the perfect way to end this great series. Of course Lennon has long been my favourite of the trio so I knew I was going to enjoy her quirky sense of humour and complete lack of filter. But since the series had been so solid there is always the worry that it can’t live up to expectations. Maybe the author will try to cram too much in to tie off the other couples and take away from the romance of the couple. Or maybe there will be one of a few hundred other small things that will det ...more
Tania's Book Blog
Apr 05, 2017 rated it really liked it
I voluntarily read an advanced reader copy.

Lennon, Lennon, Lennon, lol. She's such a breath of fresh air but in this book I completely felt sorry for her. It seems like no one ever took her seriously and was always putting her down. Even though at times it seems like she was irresponsible, she didn't need to be disrespected, humiliated and shamed all the time even from family members.

Now that I've got that off my chest, the way she meets Jasper is hilarious. They were sparks flying from the begi
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Sophie
Mar 29, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: april-2017
Holy hell!!! I said I was desperate to read Lennon's book after meeting her in The Bartender & The Boxer but NEVER did I expect what I actually got.

Lennon is incredible. Her story is INCREDIBLE! I loved every single second!

Lennon became my favourite back in The Bartender. Her sass and way of life, so free, was refreshing. She's hilarious, wicked and witty. And she's hot, oozing confidence. I'm not afraid to say I crushed on Lennon. LOL. Loved her. What was so fun and interesting to see was
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Gökçe
Apr 12, 2017 rated it liked it
Better than first two, but still not an amazing read. Ok for a pass time.

This Lennon was not the person we saw in the first two books. She wasn't the quirky girl i liked. She was the Lennon-in-a-box version of herself.

I reaaaalllyyy liked the Starbucks scenes. <3 But it wasn't enough. There is no conversation between the couple. They meet, they lie, they fuck, they love but without any actual conversation. Hence my rating.
Beth
Title: The Banker
Series: Modern Love #3
Author: Piper Rayne
Genre: Romantic Comedy
Publication Date: April 5, 2017
Cliff Hanger: No

4 Stars

*This story is for mature audiences only. Contains explicit scenes and language intended for adults 18+

Synopsis:
Who knew my brother’s friend could be Mr. Right, and not just Mr. Right Now?

My brother refused to introduce me, so I blame him. If he’d just caved, and introduced me to Jasper, I wouldn’t be in this mess. I mean, really, what’s the big deal? I’m not in
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~Kristin~
~4 Stars~
My favorite of the series, this one hit me in the feels!!
Susan (susayq ~)
Gah. I just don't know what to say about this. I want to list all the things I loved but I don't want to give anything away because this needs to be read and savored. It was perfect (for me). It made me laugh, cry, swoon, rail in anger and left me smiling like a loon around 1 this morning when I finished it. Just go read it. Lennon and Jasper will be worth the time you spend reading it.

*thanks for sharing a copy of this with me*
Bookgasms Book Blog
Mar 26, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: ratula
I have loved this series, and each book has it's own unique plot and characters so real you feel as if you're sharing wine and gossiping with them. Not to mention the unicorn cocks these ladies find for themselves. Yet, somewhere in the humor and romance, I found myself completely lost in Lennon's book. The plot twists floored me, pulled at my heartstrings, and even made me tear up in that hormonal way that made my husband give me the side eye. Jasper Banks was her perfect opposite, the yin to h ...more
Laura
Apr 03, 2017 rated it really liked it
***ARC Provided by the Author and Give Me Books PR***

4.5 Stars

There are books that are hard to review because a full review is a spoiler. This is one of them. The blurb tells you that Jasper has a secret. Well, he does. And, it is a game changer, just like the blurb says.

So, I am not really able to talk about the whole book in the review. Really, I am not even able to vaguely discuss parts I liked, as it is a spoiler, LOL

What I can say is that I really enjoyed it. There was a subplot with his fa
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Sarah Reads "Reading in Sarah's Corner"
The moment I finished book 1 in the Modern Love Series I knew two things. One, I had found a new author that I absolutely loved. Two, I needed Lennon's book NOW. It was totally worth the wait too!

For two months I had anticipated the release of The Banker. I just needed to know more about Lennon Hart's character. Yes, Lennon was funnier than sin in the other two books. I mean this girl founded the saying "Unicorn Cock". You just never knew what zinger she was going to throw at you.

In reading th
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Tre Talbot
Aug 03, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I’ve loved all three stories in the Modern Love Series but Lennon and Jasper’s story is my FAVORITE of the three. This story is filled with laughter because when you have Lennon being the woman that she is how can you not laugh but we’re also seeing a beautiful romance blooming. Brady is absolutely adorable and I want to hang out with him myself. Towards the end I’m tearing from a mix of sadness and joy. I can’t believe this series is complete but it’s been a great ride and yes these are standal ...more
Christina Pannell
Jul 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Going with 5 stars for Lennon and Jasper. Lennon has definitely been my favorite in this series with her Tattoos and kick ass attitude. I felt like I connected with Lennon and Jasper. Of course I love that Whitney and Cole, Tahlia and Lucas along with Lennon and Jasper all have their relationships and friendships together.
Maddy's Reading
Mar 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arcs, romantic-comedy
To say I am a big fan of Piper Rayne would be an understatement. I have devoured every book in this series and had an all-nighter the instant this ARC landed on my kindle.
Lennon is the crazy, fun one in the group. Yet she find herself as the fifth wheel now that both her girlfriends have found their own Unicorn cocks. Well, she doesn't believe in commitments and is happy in her life and her new business making sex toys. She just needs to find an investor first.
Jasper Banks is just the guy she
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Shannon
4.5*

I just knew Lennon's book was going to be my favorite of the Modern Love books, and it absolutely was!

She has been my favorite of the 3 friends since The Bartender so to say I was excited for this book is an understatement. She’s quirky, eccentric, and outrageous- she owns who she is and she’s not ashamed to flaunt it. To her friends and family she may seem flighty, but she has a plan and she’s determined to succeed on her own merit- with or without their support.

And so, without further th
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E.M. Summers
Apr 01, 2017 rated it liked it
Title: The Banker
Author: Piper Rayne
Series: Modern Love #3
Genre: erotic romance
Themes: single parent
Heat: 3/5
Rating: 3/5


Although I have read The Bartender, which I didn't get along with, I skipped The Boxer but decided to give this third and final instalment a try due to the overwhelmingly positive reviews it's been receiving. Yet, although it was definitely an improvement from the first, it still screamed average to me.

I do not like the voice that these books are written in. There is no differe
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Liv
Apr 01, 2017 rated it really liked it
I love the Modern Love Series because it has something for everyone. The Bartender, The Boxer and The Banker are quite different from each other and as you notice on the reviews to those books, readers love some more than others and vice versa. I personally liked the Bartender but loved the Boxer most and the Banker is somewhere in the middle between those two. Though they are all great stories!

The Banker started out really good. It was funny and so typically crazy and sneaky Lennon. I snickered
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Mandie Foxylutely
This is the third book in the Modern Love series and this one is Lennon’s story. Of all the three best friends in this series, Lennon has been the one I had not really connected with, so I entered this read with a bit of trepidation. How wrong could I be? I loved it!

Lennon is the free spirited of the friends. She is a tatted and unicorn cock flag flying, sex toy maker who knows what she wants and how she is going to get it. She is therefore at a stumbling block trying to get funding for her new
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Dawn West
Mar 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: romance

**Disclaimer: I received a complimentary copy of this book.**

This book was crazy good and gave me so many emotions!



Lennon is on a mission. She's at the point of her business venture when she needs to secure financing in order to make her vision of being a sex toy manufacturer a reality. And when she finds a way to track down a potential investor, it's on. Sure, her family may think that she's gone to the loony bin, but that won't stop her. Nothing will. That is, until she meets the person who co
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The Banker
Aus dem Englischen übersetzt von Dorothee Witzemann.
ISBN-13 9783958182288
Erschienen: 06.08.2018
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Wer hätte gedacht, dass ein Mann mal mehr als nur ein One-Night-Stand für mich sein würde?

Mein Bruder wollte mir Jasper nicht vorstellen, deshalb gebe ich ihm die Schuld. Wenn er es getan hätte, hätte ich nicht solche Probleme bekommen. Ich meine, es interessier
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Chrissy
Apr 11, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: read-in-2017, series
4.5 Stars

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The Banker has to be my favorite in the Modern Love Series by Piper Rayne. Lennon has always been a character that I wanted to get more of, and having to wait to read her book made this book so much better!

Lennon is the wild child out of the group of characters in this series. She’s the free spirit, the one who isn’t going to settle down. She is a loyal and fierce friend, but finding her “unicorn cock” isn’t something that is going to happen for h
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Kimberly
Mar 19, 2017 rated it it was amazing
So, I just so happened to stumble across Piper Rayne during my weekend of first time authors. I LOVE the cover and the blurb, well, pretty damn funny. And HOT. Why not give it a shot?

Well, I started at the end of the series. The Banker is book #3 in the Modern Love series. Now, when I started The Banker, I had not read the first two books, but honestly, I was ok without reading them and got the gist of things pretty quick. However, as soon as I finished The Banker, I started in on The Bartender
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Sassy Southern
Mar 27, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I wish I could give more stars cause this book was perfect.
I have to say and I'm surprised that I am because the first 2 books was absolutely ahhmazing but this one was like the frosting on the cake it was my favorite. I laughed, I cried, I was so anxious that I actually had to take one of my nerve pills....lol
I've never,never had a book to bring my anxiety out that bad before and it was awesome!!!! I know that it sounds weird but it was truly wonderful and true bookworms will actually understa
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Juliane
Aug 14, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Sie ist laut, sie ist schrill, sie nimmt kein Blatt vor den Mund, sie hat zahlreiche Tätowierungen... das gehört sich natürlich so, wenn man ein Tattoostudio besitzt 😉 und trotzdem ist ihr größter Wunsch, sich mit ihren neusten Erfindungen selbstständig zu machen. Bloß wollte bis jetzt noch niemand in ihre Ideen investieren, da sich ihre Erfindungen auf sexuelle Gelüste spezialisiert haben. Selbst ihr Bruder will nicht in ihr Startup investieren. Ihre letzte Chance ist Jasper. Er investiert in a ...more
White Hot Reads
Mar 21, 2017 rated it it was amazing
#teamlennon

Lennon Hart is probably my favorite of the Modern Love girls. That's right I said it. I picked a favorite. I know, I know, it's kind of like picking a favorite child... it's just not right. But then, neither am I. So don't worry Lennon, I'm always here when the you and the girls decide you need to add to the #unicornc@c& possy. And do you want to know why I choose Lennon? Don't worry, I'll tell you anyways... because I can identify with her. REALLY!

One of my BFFs and I were just
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Joy Novel Thoughts
Feb 13, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This book is by far the best in the series! Lennon's story was everything and more! She was by far my favorite character and the one I related to the most. I loved watching her grow and how she made the right decisions for her business and didn't mix business with pleasure. I love that she stayed committed to what she wanted even when things went a little crazy for her.

Jasper Banks is the perfect other half for Lennon, their meet-cute had me swooning so hard! He is the Peeta to her Katniss and e
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Renee Entress from Renee Entress's Blog
4.5 Stars!

I was pulled right into this story. This story has laughs, fun, secrets, sweet romance, and heartbreak.

Before reading this story please read the below books first
The Bartender (Modern Love, #1)
The Boxer (Modern Love #2)

This is Lennon and Jasper's story. Lennon loves what she invents. But her brother not so much. She wanted her brother to introduce her to his friend but when he does not she decides to meet him herself. She needs something from Jasper. She wants him to invest in her busi
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