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Take Me Down

(The Knight Brothers #2)

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Opposites not only attract, they combust!

Parker Knight was going through the motions… and then he met her.

In sweet, sexy Emily Stevens and the rundown resort she runs with her father, Parker sees the chance to reclaim the life he once lost and take care of the first woman who makes him feel … everything. He wants her in a way he’s never desired a woman before and yearn
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Kindle Edition, 300 pages
Published June 11th 2019
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Jenny••Steamy Reads Blog••
This is quick becoming one of my favorite series, I am really enjoying these books. Carly's writing is point on, her style, flawless to me.

Parker & Emily, you can tell they were written for each other😋, simply perfection in this story. It was nice to see Parker find his HEA, and the journey he takes to finally find his happy and comfortable spot. I loved how he went after what he wanted, took control, but still showed his loving kind heart.



Although this is the 3rd book in the series, this
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Kahea
***5 Stars***

Such a fun read!
It was quick and filled with all the goodness of two people getting to know each other and finding that the pull they have towards each other is more than either had ever thought to find.

I adored Parker. This man has been through a lot more than most realize, even his own family who he is very close to, but he keeps on going and is simply surviving. But his easy going nature and charisma were just as lethal as when he decided to step in and take charge in the best
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Erin Lewis
May 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing
5 star review Take Me Down (The Knight Brothers #2) by Carly Phillips
 
I am really loving this latest series from Carly Phillips. There is somewthing about her style of writing that I love. The Knight Brothers series ticks all the boxes for me, from Alpha males, to feisty heroines and family love and support.
 
This is Parker Knight and Emily Stevens story and though not a particularly long read, Ms.Phillips certainly packed a whole lot of emotions into this book.
 
Parker has never really felt at h
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Maureen
Jun 09, 2019 rated it liked it
Shelves: romance
I’m always looking for a new romance read. I just can’t get enough of romance stories, so when I read the book description of ‘Take Me Down’ I couldn’t resist and signed up. I don’t really love the cover, but as a fanatic reader I know I can’t judge a book by its cover. And I was super excited when I received the email telling me I was going to get an ARC.

In ‘Take Me Down’ we meet Emily Stevens and Parker Knight. Emily has recently moved back to the little town she grew up in to help her father
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Jennifer
* A review copy was provided by the author in exchange for an honest review *

~ 5 City Boy Stars ~

Take Me Down is a great addition to the Knight Brothers Series by Carly Phillips.

I think Parker Knight is my favorite Knight so far. I absolutely loved his character. He was the perfect mix of Alpha possessive and man with a soft and loving heart. He had me swooning throughout the whole story.

Take Me Down is the 3rd book in this series and can be read as a standalone. My recommendation would be to re
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BookAddict
May 17, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This was a quick read for me, because I was so engrossed in the story, but it has surprising depths and unexpected hits straight to the heart. I’m so over the billionaire trope, but there’s just something about these Knight brothers that sucks me into their world and they effortlessly find a place in my heart.

Parker heads to Colorado to scope out the location for their next corporate retreat but ends up at a rundown B&B when his car breaks down. In no time, Parker finds himself entangled in
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Britt Franks Red Hatter Book Blog
*happy sigh* god I loved this. Take me down is a light, sweet read with some serious feels thrown in that had me totally hooked. A true example of the genre this book is full on bursting with romance that makes you swoon. A strong heroine with the weight of the world on her shoulders, a kind hearted hero who wants nothing more than to help her family Parker and Emily are what romance readers dream of.
I adored Emily for her strength and staying true to herself. She could have easily been a doorma
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Amazeballs Book Addicts
Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I honestly can not say enough about this author. The Dare books are ones of my very favorite books ever, but The Knight Brothers have successfully wormed their way into my heart. I loved Sebastian (book 1) and I loved Sierra (their sister and book 1.5) and Parker's book was no different. I really loved everything about this book. Emily is my kind of heroine for sure. She is strong and stubborn. She is vulnerable and quite a spitfire. I can not say enough about this book. Actually all of this aut ...more
Becky Claxon
May 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I love this series! I’ve felt bad for Parker in the previous book when he had to quit skiing and lost his fiancé. I feel like he has been muddling along. I was so glad his brother sent him to Colorado to find a resort for their company get away. When he gets stuck in the small town in Colorado, and is taken to the small, rundown B&B I think it was the best thing to happen to him. Of course his first meeting with Emily whose father owns the B&B did not start out well. But when I found out ...more
Michele
May 07, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Ethan Knight sends his brother Parker to Colorado to scope out a lodge for their company's next retreat. When his car breaks down, Parker gets stranded and is sent to The Ruby Rose Inn, the only place for miles, while his car is being fixed. There he meets Emily Stevens. A woman who's sworn off men. When Parker meets Emily, she gives him the cold shoulder. He reminds her of her ex, who was a total jerk. Parker is determined to prove to her that he is not like her ex. For the first time in a long ...more
Megan
Jun 08, 2019 rated it really liked it
I enjoyed this story of 2 unique people learning to fit together, and make their own place in the world.

Parker Knight lost his mother as a kid, and then his father was absent, always making time for one wife after another, but never his own children. Then, later, he was living his dream as an elite Olympic champion skier, when he lost his fiancee, and his dream career, all in one fatal car accident. His siblings have always called him Switzerland, first for his chosen career, and then for his pe
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Sandy S
Jun 11, 2019 rated it really liked it
TAKE ME DOWN (The Knight Brothers #2) by Carly Phillips

4 stars

ABOUT THE BOOK: Release Date June 11, 2019

Opposites not only attract, they combust!

Parker Knight was going through the motions… and then he met her.

In sweet, sexy Emily Stevens and the rundown resort she runs with her father, Parker sees the chance to reclaim the life he once lost and take care of the first woman who makes him feel … everything. He wants her in a way he’s never desired a woman before and yearns to sample the treats
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Jo Reads Romance
Jun 11, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: contemporary
Fast and fresh romance
5 stars

I have recently started to read Carly Phillips and I’m wondering why I haven’t been doing so for longer. She writes such fun and vibrant characters and stories that are so quick and easy to read but leave you with that happy, warm feeling of a satisfying love story.

This is Parker’s story and Book 3 in the Knight Brothers series. I’ve read Book 2 (Take the Bride) but not Book 1 (Take Me Again). While the Knight siblings and their significant others from their own bo
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Heather
May 22, 2019 rated it it was amazing
**I voluntarily read an early copy of this title in exchange for an honest review**

I've always been a sucker for Carly Phillips books and Take Me Down was no exception. Honestly, this might have been one of my top five books she's ever written. I absolutely loved Parker and Emily!

Parker Knight is the middle Knight brother, known in his family as Switzerland because most of the time he sits back and is the neutral party. While he seems to be laid back and go with the flow, there are painful thing
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Ruthie Taylor
Jun 02, 2019 rated it really liked it
~~I received a free copy of this book to read and review for Wicked Reads ~~

This is the second book in the series - and I would say that you would benefit from reading these books in order to understand the background to the Knight brothers behaviour and rationale.

In this installment, Parker, the least business interested brother gets his story told in full. We know that he is a reluctant part of the business, but he is loyal to his brothers, and realises that Ethan, who always behaved like a
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Karen
May 24, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I loved Parker and Emily's story. It was real, romantic, sexy, and deep.

Emily has an ex that is trying to get her back, but she is done and he won't let that stop him though.

Parker has been lost since he couldn't ski anymore and lost his fiance in a car accident. He decided to go work for the family business, but he is not happy there. He just does what he needs to do. But after he went to Colorado he found peace and maybe home.

Emily and Parker get off on the wrong foot but soon sparks are flyi
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Juli
Jun 04, 2019 rated it liked it
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Franci Neill
Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: carly-phillips
5 Finding Love When They’re Not Looking Stars!!!

Parker Knight has been somewhat of a mystery to me within the previous books in this series. We all knew something had happened that really made him into the very quiet, sometimes broody man he is and boy oh boy now we all know, and my heart just really hurt for him. When he’s sent to Colorado by Ethan to scope out locations for their corporate retreat, his entire life changes and all for the better!

Emily is a young woman that doesn’t have time f
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Ria -  Reading Is Our Satisfaction
Heartwarming, emotional and totally swoonworthy

From the very first page TAKE ME DOWN had me and it just wouldn't let go. Carly Phillips trapped me with her magical words and two beautiful characters that I instantly fell for. Parker Knight and Emily Stevens are perfect together.

Parker is a "city boy", however working in the family business was never his dream. Injured in a skiing accident while preparing for the Olympics, and then later in a car accident, Parker's dreams are no longer. So he set
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Anne Morgan
Jun 11, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Parker Knight has merely been existing since the accidents that took his skiing career and his fiancée- working behind a desk at the family firm because he feels like he owes his brother and has no other plan. When he gets stranded in a tiny mountain town in Colorado he finds more than just a bed and breakfast: he finds Emily Stevens. Emily is going through the motions, putting her own plans on hold to try and help her father with a rundown B&B. She's learned the hard way not to trust city s ...more
Books Laid Bare
Jun 12, 2019 rated it really liked it
There was a lot to like about this book, in fact, much of it pushed every positive button that I have, so let’s deal with that first.
Well let’s just say that despite his very apt nickname “ Switzerland” I actually really liked him, he was happy in his own skin, never really bothering to take much of a stand or get involved in anything that wasn’t entirely necessary but when the unexpected was front and centre in his life, he didn’t take long to get off the fence and nail his colours to the mast
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Karin D.
May 24, 2019 rated it really liked it
We get to visit another Knight brother in, “Take Me Down.” I really liked Parker from the 1st book & couldn’t wait to read his story. Still feeling lost from his accident, Ethan, Parker’s older brother & head of their family company, sends Parker out on a trip to find a location for their Company Retreat. Parker isn’t sure if he wants to go & be around the mountains (or anything else that will bring up more memories about his accident or Rina) but decides maybe this is just what he n ...more
Jami
May 28, 2019 rated it it was amazing
*An advance reading copy was provided to me in exchange for an honest review.*

The next book in the Knight Brothers series centers around middle brother, Parker. Set adrift in his life after losing his fiancée in a horrific car accident, as well as his passion for being the Olympic Skier that he was, begrudgingly Parker returns home to work for the family business. Older brother, Ethan, decides that Parker is the right brother to send to Colorado to scout a location for a work retreat.

Even thoug
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Sue Galuska
Jun 09, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Parker Knight has been barely living his life since his career ending knee injury that took him out of contention for the Olympics. Sure he works with his siblings, but his heart just isn't into it. When Parker heads to Colorado to find a location for the company's retreat, his car breaks down in the small town of Montlake, CO. When his car won't be fixed for a few days Parker checks into a rundown little bed and breakfast run by Emily Stevens and her father, James. Something about Emily stirs e ...more
Sara - Curvy Constellation
Take Me Down is an opposites attract romance. If you are looking for an easy and quick read with a lot of banter, this book is for you. The story revolves around two people who are not sure what they want, where they want to be and what they want to do with their lives. Parker our hero, was a little interesting for me. At times I thought he was very sweet yet dominant (the perfect combination in my opinion) but at other times I felt that he was just a complete a**hole at the same time. Things th ...more
Taryn
Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: romance
Emily's life hasn't exactly gone to plan, she has been helping her father keep the Inn that he opened going but it seems like a lost cause. She would love to sell it and get her father settled comfortably somewhere else so she can move forward with her own dream of opening a bakery. Parker's dream of being a professional skier is no longer a viable one, after being in a series of accidents he can no longer preform like he could at one time. He is now stuck working in the family business and hate ...more
Cindy Boris
May 16, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Parker Knight is a former Olympic skier who keeps his heart tucked away after being burned by losing his 1st love. Rina died in a horrific car accident and Parker still feels the loss many years later. His professional dreams died in the same accident when his leg was broken and Parker wasn’t strong enough to rehab himself and go back to his love on the snow.

Emily Stevens was also burned by love. She was married to a controlling man who wanted to change everything about her. It wasn’t until Emil
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Tracy Roberts
Jun 11, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Carly Phillips did it again. Another Amazing story. Fun, sweet, heartbreaking & overall Fantastic.
Parker Knight is a ex professional skier. After getting hurt while skiing, then again in a car accident that killed his fiancé and left his leg in worse shape, he was forced to retired. Unfortunately, since losing everything that he loved, he hasn’t been really “living” his life. He has just been going day by day working at his family business behind a desk which is the last place he ever seen h
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Avidez Literaria
Jun 11, 2019 rated it really liked it
"He hadn't intended to tie himself to the town but that was exactly what he'd done. But the strongest of the roots he'd be leaving here was his heart."

Parker Knight is a businessman. In his suit and tie, he strolls through the streets of Manhattan, where his family's business is. But this is not the life that makes him happy. An accident in the past has changed the course of his career and brought him a difficult guilt to overcome. Now, a task given by his older brother and a broken car in the m
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Nisey Crossin
Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This is the story of Parker Knight and Emily Stevens, the next in the Knight family series. Parker is an ex-Olympic skier whose dreams were sidelined due to multiple injuries, adding to that he feels totally responsible for an accident that killed the woman he loved.

After his dream of the Olympics is over, Parker takes his place in the family business, doing what is expected of him but never feeling completely fulfilled. He knows something is missing and while he loves being with his siblings,
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Carly Phillips gives her readers Alphalicious heroes to swoon for and romance to set your heart on fire, and she loves everything about writing romance . She married her college sweetheart and lives in Purchase, NY along with her three crazy dogs: two wheaten terriers and a mutant Havanese, who are featured on her Facebook and Instagram. She has raised two incredible daughters who put up with havi ...more

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