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4.09  ·  Rating details ·  16,184 ratings  ·  1,493 reviews
Dr. Russell has a bad reputation around our hospital. The scrub techs say he’s cold-blooded, the nurses say he’s too cocky for his own good, and the residents say he’s the best surgeon in the world—really, just a swell guy!—on the off chance he’s within earshot.

I try to avoid him and his temper at all costs. It’s just as easy to admire his sexy, grip-it-while-he’s ravishin
Published December 6th 2018
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Carol [Goodreads Addict]
Hotshot Doc is a brand new stand alone by an author I can’t seem to get enough of, R.S. Grey. Every one of her books is so different. I didn’t quite know what to expect with this one and I ended up being amazed. These characters…! I can’t wait to tell you about them.

Bailey Jennings might have entertained the idea of studying medicine at a point many years ago. But at the age of twenty, her parents were killed and she became the guardian of her little sister, Josie. Never for a minute did she reg
Dec 03, 2018 rated it really liked it

Are you fed up with your reality problems?

Do you wish for a balm to your battered soul?

Do you seek escape in the form of paper and words?

If the answer is yes, then Hotshot Doc is perfect for you!

You don’t need to know much in order to dive in R.S. Grey’s latest rom-com. Only that there is a medical clinic. A pediatric spinal surgeon who is supposed to be the devil incarnate. A surgical assistant searching for a new boss. And a toe-curling, heartwarmin
Patty ~ Wrapped Up In Reading Book Blog
*****FIVE STARS*****
{ARC Generously Provided by Author}

I’m shaking as if he has me on the edge of a cliff. One single finger could push me over. I’d tumble down, and right now, there’s no way to know what awaits me at the bottom. Pain, love, heartache, elation—each is as likely as the last and I can’t willingly do this to myself. I can’t give myself over to a man who has the power to upend my life so easily.

HOTSHOT DOC is yet another FIVE STAR READ by the amazingly talented R.S. Grey! Over the p
Alex ♈
This book had a premise of becoming a great read for me.
The hero, who saved children; a heroine, who raised her sister; non-manwhore hero, non-virginal heroine; sweet epilogue.

But... As an adult woman with some life experience, I just don't get why any smart woman would pine for a man, who is rude to her...
I. Just. Don't. Get. It!!!

What bothered me a lot: the way the author turnded a professional decent woman into a confusing hormonal mess... She was never late at work, but for the first surge
Jenny••Steamy Reads Blog••
Simply Amazing!!! The more I read from this talented author, the more I love, the more I can't wait for the next book.

It's hard to put in words how I feel for Matt & Bailey. They are beautiful, they are sweet, their love is undeniable. So here are a couple gif's that try to give you an idea of how much I loved this couple and this book.

This book had my attention from the start. I couldn't read fast enough, I just couldn't get enough. This author writes flawlessly. Definitely a recommend to al
Dec 07, 2018 rated it really liked it
I have been unlucky with her books this year. I'm not that into rom-com and she is famous for it. So color me surprised when I picked up HOTSHOT DOC and really enjoyed it.

But it shouldn't come as a surprise, because HOTSHOT DOC wasn't a real rom-com. It had some witty dialogues and Bailey and her sister's back and forth was certainly hilarious, but the comedic aspect didn't take over. Which made all the difference to me. And boy am I glad, because I love the office/boss trope and HOTSHOT DOC fit
Arini ~ Miss Casually Reading
4.5 stars

he may be rude and a little bit of an asshole, but i dont think im worthy of Dr. Matthew Russell mainly because hes so passionate and dedicated to his job while im kind of a lazypants. he also scares me. but most importantly, hes decidedly made for Bailey.

story isnt groundbreaking, but the *kEy* is in the execution and the writing. stayed up all night so i could finish it in one sitting, and i have the panda eyes to prove it. wasnt a chore at all though, cuz i couldnt stop reading. now
Pavlina Read more sleep less blog


❤5 stars❤

This is by far my favorite book from R.S. Grey.I devour it in one sitting.Everything about Hot shot Doc was perfect.The plot and the characters rocked this story.


I loved Bailey, she is a fantastic heroine.She is strong and funny.Matt is a little bit jerk but I loved him.Once you know him better he is swoon worthy.


I'm going to say it again and again, R.S. Greg is a fantastic author, her writing is flawless and her stories brilliant.


Angie - Angie's Dreamy Reads
Dec 01, 2018 rated it it was amazing
R.S GREY HAS DONE IT AGAIN!!! She’s written an incredibly charming, sweet, and funny romance that gives you all the feels and makes you so freaking happy. I DEVOURED Hotshot Doc and can’t stop thinking about it. Definitely one of my most favorites! Soooooooooo sooooo good.
Stacey is Sassy
He needed an off switch...and she was it


I don't know if you know this, but I've stopped blogging. Yes, I'm still reading and reviewing because I can't seem don't want to stop myself. The blogging, even though I enjoyed getting my thoughts out into the world, started to feel TOO MUCH. My boys keep me busy and my work is busier too. When something that was supposed to be fun felt more like work and was costing me a lot of money, I knew things had to change. My priorities had to chan
Hulya Kara Yuksel

This was my 1st book of R.S.Grey but I can assure you it won't be a last one... OMG this book was soooo good. I loved Bailey & her sweet sister Josie so much and also Mr.Hotshot Doc was so yummy too. <3

I enjoyed very much reading Bailey & Matt's story. :)

Ps. I listened the audiobook and narrators were amazing too. :) Also thanks to Audible, I downloaded other R.S.Grey books and I'm going to listen them very soon. :P
Dec 15, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
She’s an auto-buy author for me.

I enjoyed this book a lot! I wish we had gotten more intimate details on the hardships both of these characters faced, but other than that, the characters and the writing was as charming as always.
R.S. Grey’s delivers another charming, sparkling and emotional involving contemporary romance with the tale of arrogant, cold-blooded, yet brilliant surgeon Dr. Russell and smart, strong, surgical assistant who’s about to tilt his world on its axis.
“No one has ever talked to me like Bailey did last night, not a colleague, not another attending at the hospital, and definitely not a surgical assistant.”

When Bailey’s boss decides to retire, she’s left with options: change specialties, or join
Dec 20, 2018 rated it really liked it
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I thought this was an adorable story and found it very enjoyable. I liked both characters a lot and I thought with Matt that there was good character development. I did want to see a little more of him and Bailey together as a couple though. They had amazing sexual chemistry, which was great, but after about 50% of the book I think I just wanted to see how that chemistry would turn into a romance. Overall, a fun read and one I recommend.

Jan 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
4.5 stars

I was honestly nervous about this one since R. S. Grey’s last release was shockingly a DNF, which was totally on me. I am a big fan of this author, so I shouldn’t have been surprised when I ended up loving this one. Once again, the author pulled me into the story from the very beginning and I couldn’t read fast enough.

Gorgeous Dr. Matt Russell is the top doctor in his field, and although he is highly respected, he is definitely terrifying to work for. After sending so many surgical assi
Beatrice Masaluñga
5 Reasons Why I Love Hotshot Doc

1. A Lighthearted Story with a Grumpy AF hero and a Sassy AF heroine.
>> Bailey becomes the breadwinner of the family and a guardian to her younger sister, Josie when their parents were tragically died in an accident. She works as a surgical assistant at a hospital and the entire OR (Operating Room) Department commends her work. She's hardworking, competent and smart. When the surgeon she works with retires, she's endorsed to one of the best yet ruthless Orthopedic
Laura ❀
Mar 20, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Recommended to Laura ❀ by: Camila

➼Medical romance
➼Perfect slowburn
➼Great chemistry
➼Amazing heroine
➼Broody hero with a heart of gold


Very brief summary!
Bailey is a surgical assistant who's boss surprisingly decides to retire. No one wants to be Dr Matt Russell's surgical assistant because he is rude, arrogant and basically just a bit mean to his staff. Unfortunately, he is the only surgeon in Bailey's speciality (spinal surgery) who needs a new assistant and despite a bumpy start their chemistry is ✨electric✨
Heather❀Kiss The Pages❀
Dec 03, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Wow! Just wow! This was seriously one of the most fun books I've read this year! Once I started I just could not put it down and I enjoyed every single page.

Dr. Matthew Russell aka Hotty McHotpants is ALL MINE! Yes I'm absolutely claiming him! He is a pediatric spinal surgeon, the top of his field and a god in the O.R. The only problem is that he is a bit of an asshole, he's not afraid to make people cry and he is definitely not getting any Mr Sensitive awards. His surgical assistants don't las
Pearl Angeli
4 McDreamy Stars!

I knew within the first minutes of reading this book that I'm gonna be in a for fun ride. Hotshot Doc is simply a hilarious, quirky, and swoon-worthy book!

The book started off when Bailey Jennings became the new surgical assistant of pediatric spinal surgeon Dr. Matthew C. Russell. At first, their relationship was a RIOT. Matthew is known as an aggressive, rude surgeon in New England Medical Center and Bailey was pressured to work with him. She was a nervous wreck knowing that h
Jacob Proffitt
I really enjoyed this story, from first to last (though it has some minor problems). Bailey drew me in immediately and that was enough engagement to begin with. Matt was a tougher sell because his reputation was so awful and we see his impatience. It didn't take long to see that a lot of his reputation was built from reactions against his exacting standards and I kind of liked that he consistently demands the best from his team. Yeah, it sucks when he tells Bailey that he doesn't want to be her ...more
Tianna✸loves books✸
Not bad but nothing extraordinary.

We are introduced to the h, who has no social life or love life as she sacrificed everything for her young sis. She is basically living a single mom life. Her young sis is obviously too eager for her to date and have a life. So here we have a sister (yes for a change we have a sister instead of a horny friend) who desperately wants the h to date and makes her wear uncomfortable clothes.

H is surgeon from hell (yes for a change we have a surgeon instead of a boss
☾ Nikki. ✿ SUGARVOGUE.
Dec 08, 2018 rated it it was amazing
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I love R.S Grey. Her books are always so fun and enjoyable to read. I loved this one, loved the characters. I love the writing style of her books and I also manage to read them pretty quickly.

Alot of laugh out loud and romance in this book. I thought Bailey was a great character, shes a bit sensitive and emotional at times but I really loved her character :)

I would liked a bit more of Matt's family in this book or a more longer epilogue. But yeah cute book :)

Re-read on 29.03.19 🌸👌🏼
Jennifer Kyle
Dec 09, 2018 rated it really liked it
3.75 Stars
Bookphenomena (Micky)
3.5 stars

Fun, fluffy and predictable. Just what I needed to read at the time.
Brooke — brooklynnnnereads
May 23, 2019 rated it really liked it
Let it be known that I rarely read any sort of medical romance (especially with the romance featuring a couple working together in the medical field). It hits too close to home and that's also the reason I rarely watch medical dramas. Reading is my method of escaping my daily life and through partaking in anything related to the medical field---I'm thrusting myself back into being reminded of my daily life. Also, too often the inaccuracies of anything medical make me want to gouge my eyes out an ...more
Jun 20, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
description "Bailey, Bailey, Bailey," he says, head rolling back and forth on his headrest. "Why do you hate me?"
"I don't hate you, Dr. Russell." he groans like he's in pain as he redirects his gaze out the windshield.
"My name is Matt. I don't know why you insist on-"
"Okay, okay." I'm quick to appease him. "Matt."
He sighs. "Say it again, slower."

description"Hold on- did I or did I not fall asleep on the floor of your bedroom last night?"
"You did."
"And did you or did you not lift me up into your bed and tuck me under
Jessica  (Angie & Jessica's Dreamy Reads)
Ooooh my sweet baby Jesus, I have NO WORDS for how much I loved this book. I can't get over it. I'm over the moon in OBSESSIVE, RIDICULOUS, UNRELENTING LOVE with Hotshot Doc. I was in such a reading rut; it was taking me weeks to read books that should've taken a day or two. I was struggling to find a book that would just BLOW. ME. AWAY. 

And then ENTER RS GREY...

I DEVOURED this book in one sitting. I spent one entire day falling head over heels in love with a brooding jerk of a surgeon and his q
mxa ☂︎
Dec 10, 2018 rated it liked it
only heard about smutathon today so I'll just be me and spontaneously join it 🤓🤓🤓 ...more
Dec 07, 2018 rated it really liked it
I’ll get straight to the point.

R.S.Grey hasn’t impressed me in a LONG time. Like a hella long time. I read two GREAT books of hers and then everything she produced after that was ratchet. But yeah, suffice to say, I’m happy!

Job well done.


More push from the heroine because of the nature of their job, and later on surrounding the conflict in the book regarding him moving.

Pros of this book
- straight from the get go, I loved having a capable heroine with a great job. That appeals to me a lot
Julia ✿

⋆。⋆☂˚。⋆ 4.25 Stars ⋆。˚☁˚。⋆.

“I’ll just say this…” She flips a page of her magazine and points down. “The harder the shell, the softer the heart.”

➽ tv. show rec - Grey's Anatomy✨(◕▿◕✿)

-ˏ͛⑅ The INTRO ⑅ˏ͛-

Huh, I guess I have read Hotshot Doc before (back in 2018 no less). . . well who would've know! I have to thank Arini for her short, but sweet, review of Hotshot Doc. Her fabulous review had me all kinds of intrigued, and tbh, I was really in the mood for a Grey's Anatomy
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R.S. Grey is the USA Today bestselling author of fourteen novels, including THE FORTUNATE ONES. She loves books, chocolate, reality TV, and cold weather. She lives in Texas with her husband, daughter, and two dogs. Visit her at

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