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(The Smokey Blues #5)

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Asher Ellison and Trish McClellan are united in the fight against drug abuse, and Asher, an ex-con turned minister, thinks he’s found the successful businesswoman of his dreams. But Trish’s businesses are intimate shops and a strip club—and she herself occasionally takes to the pole. Fury is his first reaction upon finding out who she really is. Then desire,
Published September 12th 2017 by Boroughs Publishing Group
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Diane Benefiel
Nov 04, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Emerald is an intriguing second chance story with a unique story line and engaging characters. I enjoyed the romantic suspense element, as well as the charged chemistry between the hero and heroine. Many books today need good editing, so I appreciate that Mims is a talented writer and the book is polished.
Dec 23, 2018 rated it really liked it
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Emerald is a second-chance romance between a pole dancer and a local preacher. This sounds more improbable than it really is. Asher is an ex-con, scarred inside and out, who found God while in prison. Since high school, he's gone for bad girls. He thinks he's finally found a good girl he can love and bring into his congregation, then learns she's a pole dancer. I enjoyed the story. It was an easy read. My main complaint was that I found many chapters ended in a segue scene in which one or the ot ...more
Jul 22, 2020 rated it it was amazing
The fifth book in the Smokey Blues Series a well written story with a very good storyline, I would say read these books in order, to better enjoy this series. Seeing this cover is what drew me to this book I had to know how he got the scar. This is ex-con turned minister Asher Ellison and business woman Trish McClellan who owns intimate shops and a strip club. This has been a series I enjoyed from the first to last one, I will be reading again. I recommend. I received a free copy of this book vi ...more
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Author of over forty romance novels, Emily Mims combined her writing career with a career in public education until leaving the classroom to write full time. In addition to eighteen Candlelight Ecstasy Romances under the pen name 'Emily Elliott', she has written two series under her own name, the Texas Hill Country series and the Smoky Blue series, and has completed four books in the Durango Stree ...more

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