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(A True Mountain Man #2)

3.98  ·  Rating details ·  386 ratings  ·  45 reviews
Clover is here in Ireland chasing rainbows, trying to turn her luck around.
It doesn’t take long to see that this sexy woman isn’t the end of me—she’s the beginning.
But while I have the luck of the Irish, Clover doesn’t, and getting her to open up to me is no easy task.
When she finds out the real reason I brought her to my place in the woods I know she’s going to run.
I need
Published (first published August 3rd 2017)
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Carol [Goodreads Addict]
Aug 14, 2018 rated it it was amazing

Rugged is book two in the series, A True Mountain Man, by Frankie Love. This book was previously known as His Lucky Charm. This could be a perfect read for St. Patricks Day or if you’re like me and you enjoy Frankie’s books as much as I do, it’s great for any time of the year!

Conor McGregor lives in Ireland and seems to always have the luck of the Irish on his side. He works for himself running his business, The Lucky Irishman Tour Company. He lives in a barn that has been transf
I just don't see the love happening.
Guy was a manwhore and he enjoyed being a manwhore.
Took heroine to where he takes all his ONS. Well he takes all of them home.
He had no reason to reform, he enjoyed sex with numerous OW. So apart from heroine just being off the chart batty and unlucky I don't see how she's different. Except of course the sex was perfection. I absolutely do not know what method they follow to determine that.
But seriously throughout the week, all he did was lie about rainbows a
Not bad.. because accents. Wonderufl and swoon-worthy irish accents.

No idea why I'm reviewing this little series out of order but I have zero regrets since I flew threw them today. Rugged was so freaking short - I seriously wished it was longer! Mostly because.. the accents! Plus I felt like things were kind of rushed towards the end.

In it, you will meet Clover and Connor. Of course their little relationship all started with a bet but it was a damn good one. These two had instant connection even
Dec 05, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2019, audiobook
This is short and sweet. The narrator has an Irish accent which made it even better and there were plenty of hot romance scenes. I liked the alternating points of view between Connor and Clover and the plot was cute, if simple. Everything in Clover's life is going downhill so she decides to take a trip to Ireland and find a rainbow, hoping it will turn her luck around. The tour guide she books happens to be Connor, the hot Irish guy she met in the pub. The were cute together and the ending was a ...more
Heather Blair
Oct 17, 2017 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Maybe 1.5, but really disappointing. I was hoping to like this author. :(
Maybe it's just this one...
2.5 stars.
Sexy smut set in Ireland.
Conor and Clover.
He is a man whore before meeting Clover for anybody who might be interested in reading this seasonal (Saint Patrick's day) hot read.
I am personally OK with that aspect, as I never take these smutty novellas too seriously anyway.
It was an OK read, nothing special.
March 16, 2018 – Finished Reading
Kemora Johnson
This is not a bad book but it is soo predictable. I am sorry 😐 because I normally love Frankie Love but this is complicated. I just got so mad at the fact I knew everything that was going to happen. Not the love but the entire story line. I will be a forever Frankie fan but this was a no for me.
lavender gorilla
Apr 04, 2018 rated it liked it
2.5 stars - for reading a second book by this author I had higher hopes for more.

Clover spent 3 weeks looking for literal rainbows in Ireland and didn't find any. is it even possible that someone can spend that much time in a foreign land looking for rainbows?! what a waste of actual tourism.

this is the second book I've read by the author and like the other book I'm wishy-washy on my feelings. I kinda like the characters but there's something in the writing that bothers me. I'm not sure what exa
Judy Robichaud
Aug 19, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I previously read and reviewed Rugged when this book was formerly released/published as "His Lucky Charm".


I absolutely adored “His Lucky Charm: An Irish Mountain Man. I mean, what’s NOT to love? I’ve just got to find me an Irish mountain man. Frankie Love not only knows her mountain men but throw in the luck of the Irish and I mean come on…. It’s a sure fire winner!!!!!!! She
Jackie D
When Conor's brother and his best friend bet him he cannot keep a woman for a week straight, Connor goes along with the craziness, why not?! He is the luckiest guy around!
That is until the guys pick out the women he has to convince to stay with him.
Clover, a sarcastic, beautiful, put you in your place American- the minute she speaks, he is entranced and nervous. This might be best and worst thing that has ever happened the both of them.
How Lucky are we?!
This story is a yummy mix of a hot Irish
Melanie Milburn
Aug 11, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Luck of the Irish

Connor is very lucky, happy-go-lucky even. He and his partner have a successful touring company called the Lucky Irishman Tours, tourists and local lassies are only too happy to jump into his bed. The only thing missing is owning the land his cabin is built on. He inherited his granny's ring while his brother got the land. Then, just before St. Patrick's Day, his brother makes him a bet: stay involved with a woman of his choosing for one week and he'll swap inheritances with him
Kari Hansen
Aug 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Clover needs to change her luck so she decides to take a trip to Ireland to find a rainbow and leave her cheating ex-boyfriend behind her. Conor is having drinks at a bar with his brother and his best buddy and they bet him that he can’t put up with the same woman for a week and they get to choose the woman. In walks Clover and their lives will never be the same again but what happen if Clover finds out about the bet? I loved the banter and the chemistry between the characters. I voluntarily rev ...more
Aug 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Rugged is pure mountain man romance. Conor is a hot, lucky Irishman who just wants to live on the land and enjoy his country. Clover is a girl who thinks luck is never on her side and has a dark cloud hanging over her head. She just wants to shoot a rainbow and get on with her life. Until she meets Conor. A bet puts them together but it's really fate that seals their love. Although it doesn't come without a little heartbreak, a grown man crying always pulls at my heart strings, their sweet HEA m ...more
Sophie Koufes
Aug 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
A sweet & sexy spicy novel about a Irish Mountain Man who finds his pot of gold in a women named Clover & he wants her to be his rainbow. A decadently delicious & scrumptious novel that takes place in the beautiful countryside of Ireland with vivid description's. A beautifully crafted romance novel with a bit if humour & that is well developed with no plot holes. With character's that have there own charm. Clover is sassy, & luck is never on her side. Conner is sweet & sexy & who they call The L ...more
Jul 31, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Parts of this book straight up CRACKED ME UP. Seriously. OMG. Of course there was also seriously hot, steamy, kindle-melting scenes as well. This whole story put a smile on my face. Frankie really painted a pretty picture of the area they were in, and I loved all the little Irish things throughout. I recommend this book, it's a feel good, hea, dual pov, sexy mountain man book you will love,
I received an arc of this.
Aug 03, 2017 rated it liked it
3 1/2*
Conor's brother Patrick & friend Sean think it's hilarious to bet Conor can't keep a girl longer than 1 week. The prize he gets the land he wants, if not he has to lose his mams wedding ring easy? No such luck they get to choose the girl!
Clover feels unlucky her ex cheated on her & blamed her for her bad luck. Can coming to Ireland change her luck?
I voluntarily reviewed an advanced reader copy of this book.
Nice short story
Jacqualine Davis
Aug 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Clover's luck changes thanks to a bet between brothers. She came to Ireland looking for rainbows but ended up finding so much more.

Conor has his heart set on the property his parents left his brother. He has no idea that an American girl is about to steal his heart.

This was a super sweet romance with the steam that we expect from Frankie Love. The characters are so well-developed and realistic that I was actually hearing an Irish accent while reading!
Aug 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Can I say how sexy Frankie Love's mountain men are? Seriously no one does it better than her. She is simply everything. From her plot to her romance and smut she is basically mastered the ability to give you a story with all components and an HEA. Conor is beyond Alpha hot, Clover's sassy and sarcasm will be a breath of fresh air and their love story is simply going to leave you in awe. LOVED this. ...more
Apr 25, 2018 rated it really liked it
U enjoyed this story. Yeah I know Conor was a man whore and he loved his manwhoring ways..And he never considered even wanting to settle down till he met Clove. I thought it was sweet. Not annoying or to OTT since I don't take these books to seriously to begin with. it's all part of the fun and fantasy.

Is it wrong that every time I read Conor's parts I heard him in my head sounding like Jamie from the Outlander? Ireland, Scotland, who cares....Oh well, that's just my fantasy.
Aug 02, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Great book Frankie! Conor's not my favorite mountain man, but he has secured himself into the #2 spot. I think we can all see Clover in ourselves as we're trying to find our path. It has an equal sticky sweet and hotness. I think this is very well written and does a great job of telling their story. ...more
Aug 04, 2017 rated it it was amazing
*Previously reviewed as His Lucky Charm*
The book blurb gives a great description of this book so I will just say I loved this sweet, romantic, and sexy story. Conor and Clover are great characters who shine in this feel-good naughty read.

I voluntarily reviewed an Advance Reader Copy of this book.
Aug 07, 2017 rated it it was amazing
What a sweet and sexy story about a rugged mountain man who finds his lucky charm lady! I loved their story - and especially loved how it enchanting it was, yet so steamy and hot! Another amazing book by Frankie Love that you must read! I voluntarily reviewed an advance reader copy of this book and also purchased a copy.
Mrs K
Apr 03, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
RUGGED (A True Mountain Man Book 2) By Frankie Love
5 Stars
ARC: Voluntarily read and Honestly Reviewed

I am crazy over this book. I read it non- stop and wanted more. The characters of Conor and Clover were hilarious and made me laugh and feel happy throughout the book. Lots of loving and hot sex.
Jul 30, 2018 rated it really liked it
This is the second book in the series I found it to be super romantic super hot and sweet to the core. I love how our mountain man falls deeply in love with Clover.

This quote made me swoon.

" With this crown, I give you my loya. With these hands, I offer my service. With this heart, I give you mine.

4 Out Of 5 Hearts From Cariad Books
Nov 21, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Loved It!

OMG! I loved this storyline. Actually, I enjoyed reading everything in this story. I like the descriptions, so life like, some so naughty. But I enjoyed the real life like drama and issues that everyone has, and finding that perfect rainbow, the one that’s made just for you. I love that dream.
Carole D Hutchison
Fantastic love story

Put a lot of thought into this and how she pretrade the characters countryside and the description was beautiful and the fact that Connor Frank to commit made it even more exciting and Clover truly was a joy to read about good job
Elizabeth Jane
Aug 22, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Very cute 😊

This was a quick, sexy read. I enjoyed the sassy banter between Conor and Clover. I could've done without the extreme sexual banter (sounded more like 'men's porn' than women's steamy romance), but that's just my own preference.
Cheryl A. Cohen
Feb 28, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I love my mountain men

I love reading about mountain men especially Irish ones seems how I am part Irish. I would like to see what happens with Sean and Patti see if they found their lassie's.
Michelle Vandal
Jul 13, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Luck of the Irish 🍀

Romantic, steamy & HEA. All the makings of a good read. Conor & Clover are good compliments to one another. Where one is black & white the other is full of color and they teach each other something about themselves. This gets 5 shamrocks 🍀🍀🍀🍀🍀
Heather Campos
Nov 15, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great read!

This was such a great read! I loved the build up to them confessing their feelings. He's a hot alpha that's also had a sweet side, mixed in with some steamy moments. Definitely a must read!
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Frankie Love writes filthy-sweet stories about bad boys and mountain men. As a thirty-something mom to six who is ridiculously in love with her own bearded hottie, she believes in love-at-first-sight and happily-ever-afters. She also believes in the power of a quickie.

❤️ Get ready to fall in love ... you deserve it! ❤️

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