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Protected By My Boss

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3.99  ·  Rating details ·  685 ratings  ·  159 reviews
My secretary needs my protection.
I’m a billionaire. I’m used to taking what’s mine.
But Joanna is the one woman I’ll keep out of my bed.
Don’t get me wrong. She’s hot.
Curves that make a man hard - and the purity of an angel.
But a man like me doesn’t crush angels.
Her psycho ex is coming after her.
I’ll hide her away in my mansion out of town.
Just me and her – and my
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Kindle Edition, 1054 pages
Published October 22nd 2017
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Jeanette K. Holm
Oct 31, 2017 rated it really liked it
This book ended up being so much better than I expected. I had my doubts when I startet on this book, just an other boss and secretary romance, and yes in a way it is, but it is so much more that that. And it had me captivated from the first page, I couldn't put the book down.

First we meet the boss, Bastian Burke, at work he is strict, orderly, polite and he expect his personel to work just as hard as he dos and keep their personel life, well personel. Off work we meet a broken hearted man, that
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Sharon Jones
Oct 22, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This book certainly didn't end up by being the story I thought it would be. Let me backtrack a little, I never read the blurb to any of Tia's books as I just automatically jump straight in. But this book had so much going on!!! I thought this would be a story about an office romance (hence the title) but that part is so minute. This story is about Bastian who falls in love with Joanna whilst protecting her from her crazy ex. She also just happens to be his employee.
There is plenty of action and
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Cierra Holloway
Nov 11, 2017 rated it it was amazing
The book had me on the edge of my seat from start to finish. It’s heartbreaking, beautiful, dramatic, and sexy all at the same time! Joanna is in an abusive relationship. Her boss, Bastian, who always wanted her yet never acted on it took it upon himself and decided to protect her from the sadistic, crazy boyfriend who is also a cop.

Bastian, is in every sense of the word, a hero. He’s a hard worker with high standards for himself and his employees. When Joanna shows up late one day and he sees
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Pelusa Rivera
Oct 23, 2017 rated it liked it
I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.

Joanna is involved in an abusive relationship with a corrupted cop. Her boss bastion is attracted to her but knows she is off limits, she works for him and he keeps his personal life separate from business. Things escalate with Sid, and bastion jumps in to hide and protect Joanna, and they get to finally admit their feelings for each other, but they have a lot to overcome.
Gladys
Oct 22, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Protected by my Boss - A Billionaire and his Secretary Romance by Tia Siren is a very good read. Hot, sexy and steamy, this well written story is very entertaining. Storyline is engaging and offers drama, romance and suspense. A great read that is very enjoyable. I am posting an honest review after reading an ARC copy of this book.
Alyse
Oct 30, 2017 rated it did not like it
Terrible

Timelines were off, editing was bad. This book was just a mess. I don't understand how books like this get released.
Misty Schott
Oct 24, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Joanna has worked for Bastian Burke for a few months now and she is always so quiet and submissive when it comes to any interaction she has with him. Bastian has always lusted after Joanna and her beautiful curves, but he knows not to mix business with pleasure and she isn't his normal type of woman that he sleeps with anyway. Joanna has a problem and his name is Sid, her super posessive, very abusive, detecti
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Amanda Dubuque
Jan 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I love this book, I didn't want to put it down. Joanna works for a hot boss but her life is anything from perfect. Waiting at home for her everyday is her abusive cop boyfriend who loves nothing more than taking his bad days out on her. Joanna wants to stay at work and never go home because she never knows Sid's moods and what he will do to her. She's tired of hiding the bruises, putting on extra makeup to try and cover them, hoping no one will see and ask questions.
Bastian is hot and has more m
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Di
Oct 27, 2017 rated it it was amazing
What an amazing read by Tia Siren and I have to say it’s my favorite from this author so far. There’s suspense, lust/love and two people who have been hurt, one in the past by an ex and the other currently being abused by her partner. Bastian has been Joanna’s boss for years and he has heard the rumours of her boyfriend, Sid, being very possessive and controlling and until he witnesses him manhandling and hurting her does he step in. But it’s not easy considering he has feelings for Joanna and o ...more
Millie Rosa
Oct 25, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Standing ovation for Tia Siren! The book is amazing. It talks about things that are happening in our society, give us some perspective about them and at the same time entraps you in a sexy romance story.

Bastian is a womanizer but it's just the way to cope from a broken heart that left him many many scars. At work he is just about work but he have a soft place for Joanna, an executive assistant at his company. She is gorgeous and a little shy. He works hard every day to not do something about tha
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MJM
Oct 28, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review. Oh My Gosh! Hold onto your seats as we're in for a wild ride with Tia Siren's book "Protected by My Boss". Poor Joanna is in an abusive relationship with Sid who is a cop and he beats her up whenever she does something he doesn't like. Joanna works for bastion who has always been attracted to her but he has never acted upon it as he doesn't "do" relationships since his ex wife cheated on him. But when he see ...more
Bellereader
Oct 23, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arc
Bastian and Joanna’s journey to HEA is fraught with peril but don’t worry there are plenty of heartwarming and steamy moments to make the roller-coaster worth the ride. Joanna is in trouble - she finds herself in an impossible situation. It’s started how it always seems to - Sid seemed sweet and protective, but it quickly turned ugly and soon she found herself in a nightmare with no way of escaping. Sid’s charm and job on the force seems to have everyone fooled, not to mention it takes away any ...more
Angela_t
Nov 17, 2017 rated it it was ok
This was annoying ...two stars for effort

The first couple of pages were good, as was the last few pages. Everything else in between flat lined. The heroine went from shy, abused victim to a clingy dope in less than 24 hours.
SPOILER ALERT!!!!!!!

So the heroine has been working with H for years and has always behaved professionally ans reserved. They only had a working relationship. Then h gets physically abused and H rescues her but taking her to his house. That same night h decides to strip for
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Raecharmed
Oct 24, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.

Johanna is in an abusive relationship with a cop and sees no way out that is until her boss steps in to help her. Bastian Burke has been watching Johanna since she has started working for him. She a secretary but her submissive way attracts him. When he runs into her and another co-worker at a concert he is surprised but nothing shocked him more than when he saw her boyfriend manhandling her outside the concer
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Barbara
Oct 24, 2017 rated it it was amazing
***I voluntarily read this ARC to give an honest review***Tia you have done it again! A great read! Full of anxious moments! Joanna is a battered woman with all the symptoms and fears! Her abuser is his boyfriend, Sid, who is a policeman. He had made her feel that no matter what he does to her he can get away with it because no one will take her word over his. Joanna's boss, Bastian, has always had his eye on her but he doesn't mix his professional life with his personal life. Turns out that Joa ...more
Heidi
Oct 28, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Tia writes such great books and this was no different. This had suspense, action, resists and turns and love. Bastian is the CEO of his company and has only had flings. His ex-wife made it difficult for him to trust another woman and have a real relationship. Joanna is one of his assistants, and has been working for him for the past few years. She is also having problems at home with her boyfriend, Sid. He is very overprotective to the point of being abusive. While she is out with her best frien ...more
Penny  Mooney
Oct 25, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Bastian was a playboy billionaire, every since his ex-wife played him. He wasn’t going to give his heart to anyone else. Joanna was an employee of his. She was in an abusive relationship with a cop. They both had thoughts about each other. Bastian ran into Joanna and her friend at a concert. Her boyfriend got physical with her outside and Bastian came to her aid. She was late coming to work the next work day and when she came in it was plain to see she had bruises on her neck and a black eye. Ba ...more
Jensie Elizabeth
Nov 08, 2017 rated it did not like it
Shelves: rich-man
I wasn’t a fan of this one – I didn’t even have the gumption to finish it. My biggest problem? The main characters are absolute idiots. Alone, they’re annoying at best, but put them together and they’re downright unbearable. The only reason I made it as far as I did was because the book was set in Salt Lake City/Park City, Utah. Seeing as I’m from Utah, I never would have guessed I’d encounter a book like this set in Utah. I mean, can you imagine, Utah as the sexy setting for sexy encounters? Ta ...more
Dawn Herrera
Oct 26, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This has got to be one of the best books I've read, Tia Siren has definitely given us one amazing story. Her characters were very compelling and very intriguing. One powerful story worth reading I am just unable to put in words how great this story was. 5 stars plus in my opinion anyways.
Bastain Burke thinks his secretary Joanna is very sexy and has had some interesting thought of her but knows nothing can happen with her after all she works for him and does a great job, and he doesn't want to l
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Stephanie Ditmore
Oct 24, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I voluntarily reviewed and advanced reader copy of this book. Wow! Loved this book, it’s thrilling, suspenseful, on the edge of your seat freaking good. Bastian, smoking hot, single, no commitments again after his ex-wife did a number on him, one and done from now on. Joanna, works for Bastian and is living a lie. Her boyfriend Sid, who’s a cop is an abuser to the fullest and Joanna makes up excuses for him. That is until one night and Bastian steps in to try and save her only to make matters wo ...more
Karina
Oct 24, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I voluntarily reviewed an ARC of this book. I was hooked from the start with this latest book by Tia Siren. This was a bit different from some of her other books in that it had a slightly darker side to it in the way of why Joanna needs the protection her boss Bastian offers her. She has been in a relationship with a cop that over the years has turn from a good one to one of abuse and control. Bastian is her boss and has always kept his professional and personal life separate. He has feelings fo ...more
Judy
Oct 24, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This is a story about Joanna who is in a relationship with an abusive boyfriend. Sid is a very controlling man and a cop on top of it all. Joanna tries to hide the abuse from everyone but some see through her, one being her boss Bastian. Bastian is a wealthy businessman and has some baggage of his own from his past. Bastian does the right thing by rescuing her and takes her away from Sid. From the moment Sid realizes he does not have Joanna anymore he takes every chance he has to reck trouble in ...more
Staci
Oct 25, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arc
Well Done Tia Siren!! I wish I could give this one more than 5-stars, would consider this book one of Tia's best, if not her best! This is a wonderfully well written story with drama, angst, love, lust, heat & one hot alpha male that sure knows how to protect the one he loves. The chemistry between Bastian and Joanna is scorching it can't be denied or contained! Without giving spoilers, I can say I appreciated all the back and forth each characters had especially dealing with their own inter ...more
Diana Reeves
Dec 31, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Bastian & Joanna

Great story!! Bastian is a good looking billionaire CEO and can have any woman he wants. After his short marriage and divorce, he chooses not to be hurt again so he sticks with one night stands.

Bastian is attracted to his secretary but he keeps telling himself that she’s not his type, until he starts losing sleep because of constant dreams about having her in his bed.

Bastian begins to notice that Joanna spends a lot of time at the office and seems to not want to go home. The
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Daisy French
Oct 30, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.

We have Bastian Burke and Joanna Lind. He's her boss and they have had a good working relationship ever since she started working for him. They both have suppressed attraction to each in the past - unknown to each other - and something occurs while they are see each other, while out with other people, that changes the course of their work, and personal relationship, forever....

This story is another hit from Ti
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Sharon  in SF
Oct 29, 2017 rated it it was ok
Initially I liked Bastian Burke, our Hero. He came across as a strong alpha who expected and commanded respect in his office. He's supposed to be a smart successful billionaire running a capital management company, yet he appeared at times to be completely naive to basic HR issues concerning interoffice relationships until his lawyer kept repeating warnings to him. The author initially portrayed our heroine, Joanna, as a strong, professional woman whose personal life was a dangerous mess. Yet, w ...more
Iris
Aug 19, 2018 rated it liked it
It was a good story, but I had some serious issues with the timelines being off and the grammatical errors. How can someone have just gone missing 8 hours prior, flip a cou[ple pages and it's been 2 days, go forward a couple more pages and suddenly it's back to having only been 8 hours? Unless someone's got the use of a time machine, that's just not possible. And if they did, this would have been a completely different story.

I was getting aggravated with our so-called heroine's wishy-washy beha
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Margaret McGovern
Nov 04, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Excellent contemporary billionaire, work romance. This book was exciting in that there was a lot of emotional issues. Some of these issues dealt with domestic violence, both verbal and physical abuse so there could be triggers. In spite of this the author made a female character that was venerable yet also strong. Sid, the abusive cop is a character you want to hate. Whereas Bastian, the boss, is someone who was hurt by love so believes it's safer not to trust or love a women until Joanna. Joann ...more
Rebecca Johns
Oct 29, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Bastian was exactly what Joanna needed and when she needed it. He can't deny he is attracted to her, but he won't touch her for so many reasons. All those reasons don't mean anything when she is in danger. He will stop at nothing to make sure she is protected and safe from any danger of her ex-boyfriend. Even if that means he will lose his company. Joanna isn't sure she can trust her feelings after the abuse at the hands of her ex-boyfriend. She is even less sure she can trust Bastian, but feels ...more
Meghann Alford
Oct 25, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arc
First, fair warning. This book may cause some triggers about abuse. If that may upset you, then this may be a book to pass on. If it is not, then you REALLY need to read this book!! It was so emotional there were multiple times that I was crying as well as wanting to strangle someone. Not to mention the passion in this story!! I really could not put it down. I was on the edge of my seat to see what would happen next until I turned the very last page. Absolutley loved it and think this was one of ...more
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