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Day Three

(What Bad Boys Do #1)

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4.29  ·  Rating details ·  350 ratings  ·  76 reviews
There's nothing more dangerous than a man with nothing to lose.
 
New York Times and USA Today Best Seller L. Wilder brings readers Jasper Nichols, a sexy, totally alpha hitman, who will hold you captive in this new bad boy series.
 
Our lives are defined by moments, especially the ones we never see coming. For me, that moment came when I was given the opportunity to take from
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Kindle Edition, 206 pages
Published June 9th 2019

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Bex (Beckie Bookworm)
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3.5 Stars
Despite its description of a hitman contracted to take out an apparently innocent mark don't go expecting a dark romance as this really isn't one.
At its heart, "Day Three" is a really sweet love story that combines suspense and action with an almost healing balm of how the right person can help to heal the broken pieces of a damaged psyche.
This one is an easy read that is told in dual pov.
Its very instalove, low on the relationship angst with a deep romantic vein.
It did work for this an
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Andrea Fleury
Jun 23, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Hired hot man

I have read every single book that l.wilder has written.I adore MC books. When I read the synopsis for this book I was excited. I loved it. Jasper has had a tough life. Madison is a single women living in ny. Then they meet.
L. Wilder
Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
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 Leo (Queen of the Rants)
Very safe. Predictable but at least hero wasn’t a ho and heroine wasn’t a virgin. Not that she was very experienced but at least she wasn’t a V. The best part? The doggie!
I would like to read about his brother Grady. But the other brother who’s name is escaping me now ( he must not have made a good impression on me because I can’t remember his name) it’s up to debate since it seems he’s a ho.
Joelle
Book Review for Day Three by L. Wilder  
 
We are just loving this author this was another great read for us full of suspense drama and a whole lot of surprises.
We really loved the character's they had amazing chemistry and not only that they just fit.
 
Soldier turned hit man who would have thought but, Jasper had his reasons and soon it became his life until one hit turned out to be more than he ever dreamed of.
 
Madison was just and ordinary gal doing her thing until one day her life turned upside
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Alex ♈
Jun 17, 2019 rated it liked it
Shelves: safe
A nice story, but very naive written.
Plot holes everywhere. For being a professional the hero certainly didn't act like one.
He 'kidnapped' her, but didn't turn off her mobile? Silly...
But he wasn't a manwhore and they didn't trash his deceased ex, it's rare.

2.75
E Loprete
Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Day Three: A Hitman Romance by L. Wilder is a must read by this author!!! The storyline and characters of Jasper and Madison was well thought out and the chemistry between these two was stirring as was as arousing. Jasper who is trying to overcome his pain and issues of his past leaves everything behind by living a secluded life. Now he is given the opportunity to use his skills by being contracted as a hitman to get his revenge. But his next assignment does not feel right when he learns that hi ...more
Rose
Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I wasn't sure what to expect when I started this book, other than that I have really enjoyed everything I've read by this author. And I've read them all. This one was a bit different but still full of all the sexy alpha male hotness I've come to expect from this author. On top of that, there is a great story with some VERY interesting plot twists!

Jasper Nichols is a damaged man with nothing left to fight for. Even so, he still has a moral compass (albeit, a slightly askew compass). And something
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Julie
Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Jasper is an assassin, he’s lethal and always gets his man. He carefully plots his assignment before hand for two days, then on the third he gets ready to complete his mission...and then he’s outta there, boom, done. His latest mark is an unsuspecting Madison, a - girl next door type - who’s happily living out her innocent life hurting nobody. Jasper is stupefied as to why and who would want to hurt such a harmless girl.
This was a very intriguing story. Jasper and Madison made a great team. The
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Lauren
Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Jasper Nichols had nothing left to lose when he went off the grid. PTSD and mental health issues after his stent in the military + a tragedy that basically cost him everything g has left him damaged and seeking solitude when he gets his chance for revenge. That’s how he became a hitman with a niche: drug lords, mob bosses, rapist and murderers. When Madison Brook’s file lands in his hands, he knows that something isn’t quite right. Madison Brooks is a single, pretty vanilla employee at an art ga ...more
Jessica
Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Great Characters!

That prologue - wow!!!
If the blurb didn’t already hook you, that sure will! Or maybe it’s the sexy man on the cover???!
I absolutely loved everything about this story! It’s unlike anything I have read before. Very original in my opinion.

Jasper is a hired hit man who takes out all the really bad guys. Next on his list.... a woman who seems 100% innocent. But is she????
He doesn’t know.
It makes him question the task.
It makes him kidnap her to get answers. He doesn’t believe she is
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Neringa Neringiukas
Jun 16, 2019 rated it really liked it
It was a good start to a new series. Though, it was a bit hard to get in at the beginning, but soon enough I got caught in the story and to find out what the heck is going on. I was wondering and guessing who's the culprit... And while I wasn't surprised much about who he was, I was caught of guard with the reason. And I wanted to smack someone. Like wtf?!
Honestly, it's hard for me to write this review, because I wanna to say a lot, but I don't know how without spoilers.
Caitlin Audet
My rating: 3.5

Jasper Nichols has been a hired hitman for a few years after an opportunity presented itself to go after the criminals who can't be touched because of money and power. Besides traveling for those jobs he has stayed in self isolation in his cabin deep in the mountains. For the most part Jasper has been content with life, never questioning his handler on a hit and never getting involved with a woman besides the occasional one night stand. But his newest assignment immediately gives J
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Renee
Jun 19, 2019 rated it liked it
I received a copy of this book from the publisher/author to review for Stephanie's Book Reports.

Our lives are defind by moments, especially the ones we never see coming. For me, that moment came when I was given the opportunity to take from those who'd taken from me. I became a hitman-killing mob bosses drug lords and everything in between. With judges in their pockets, these men were untouchable by everyone-except me. With every hit, my plan was always the same. Day one: receive the target. Day
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Millennial Life Crisis Bookshelf - Samantha
We finally get Jasper’s story! After his time overseas has left him with PTSD, Jasper is living with his somewhat girlfriend in an attempt to get both their lives started and on track. When tragedy strikes just when they start to make headway, Jasper retreats into himself and through his previous contacts ends up working as a hitman in order to gain revenge on those who caused the tragedy. When he gets a hit that isn’t like the others, he is intrigued and questioning his orders, which he has nev ...more
Rebecca
Jun 11, 2019 rated it really liked it
A fun, quick little jaunt with a hitman who can't figure out his next job.

Jasper has severe PTSD issues since the Iraqi war, and watching the girl who waited for him through his deployment get killed right in front of him really isn't helping.

After separating himself from that life, and moving to woods, Jasper is contacted by his former military commander to get back in the ugly business of war.

Madison is a very normal girl working at an art gallery, and Jasper can't figure out why people want
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Jasper Nichols had nothing left to lose when he went off the grid. PTSD and mental health issues after his stent in the military + a tragedy that basically cost him everything g has left him damaged and seeking solitude when he gets his chance for revenge. That’s how he became a hitman with a niche: drug lords, mob bosses, rapist and murderers. When Madison Brook’s file lands in his hands, he knows that something isn’t quite right. Madison Brooks is a single, pretty vanilla employee at an art ga ...more
Tee loves Kyle Jacobson
Holy Hades what a ride I got out of this book. I loved every moment of it and had to keep reading late into the night until I finished it because I just had to know what was going to happen.

I mean its not everyday that a hit man falls for his mark. Jasper is different though because he is a serious alpha male who has nothing to live for so he becomes a hit man taking out all the scum of the world and he loves his job. Then he gets this one assignment and he thinks he has it all wrong because the
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Fran Zoch, LSoR
Jun 16, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Ok I am totally floored with this book.
I love all of L Wilder's books and this one is just as good as the others and I love how this author has not let me down on the quality of her writing.
Jasper and Madison meet under different circumstances, and Jasper knows she is not what he thought when he was put on the job. Finding out who put the hit on sweet Madison what a shock and I bet money that it will shock you too
Brandy Roberts
Jun 17, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Another amazing book by the talented L Wilder love everything she has written including this jim can't wait to read more of this series and future stories by the author . Really loved the chemistry between the characters liked the interactions they share . I can't wait to read more of the what bad boys do series hope we see more of this couple in the future
Samantha Ortegon
Jun 13, 2019 rated it it was amazing
When I first read that L. Wilder had a book coming out and that it wasn't going to be one of her famous MC stories. I was a little nervous because I'm a big fan ... BIG FAN of her MC men. What was I worried about? Once I started reading Day Three I did not want to put it down. Jasper Nichols captured me right from the beginning.

Jasper stole my heart, I felt his emptiness, his emptiness was my heartbreak. A tragedy leads him into a life as a hitman. A hitman with a conscious. He's the best at wha
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Jennifer Pierson
Jun 17, 2019 rated it it was amazing
WOW, the amazing L. Wilder brought her A game with the new What Bad Boys Do series, and it started out with a big bang! Jasper Nichols is fighting some very big demons, and decides to hole up in a very remote place, keeping himself from people. When a blast from his past comes with a new job opportunity, Jasper decides why not, it gives him the chance to take from the people who took from him, so a new civilian sniper was born. He does his job without question, until his latest assignment, Madis ...more
Donna Parrott
Jun 22, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Okay so this is a different style of writing for my favorite author L. Wilder. Now you see Jasper in Murphy but that's all the connection.

I love L. Wilder, anything she does I will read. She can take on any genre of writing. Her MC is some of my favorite ever. When she said she was going to bring to life something else I knew I had to one click. And I wasn't disappointed either. The way the store had me hooked from the begining to end I didn't want it to end. I tried to read it slow because of
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Barbara
Jun 13, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Wow! Day 3 had me riveted to the pages from the very start while play havoc with my emotions. The book is very well written to the point like I felt like I was right their living the action with characters I had known for years. The books simply stole my heart from the very beginning with events that lead up to Jasper becoming the cold, reclusive man he is today.

You see, Jasper is a hitman. It wasn’t something he set out to be but life events evolved into this career path and now Jasper is one o
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Elysian Fields
Jun 11, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Day Three is an exciting, thrill ride of a story that starts a new series from this author. It is not an MC read but the author has taken her tremendous skills and applied them to this romantic suspense story, proving that she is a master of alpha men and writing.

This is the story of Jasper Nichols, a complete and total alpha who is also a hitman (if you’ve read Murphy then you have met him before but it is not necessary). He is your dream man (believe me you’ll want him)! I debated about giving
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Angela
Jun 17, 2019 rated it it was amazing
4.5 Stars for the awesome start to a new series!

I have been a big fan of L Wilder’s books for a while now and when I found out that this was going to be a new series, I was so hyped!! And … I was so totally NOT disappointed! I really enjoyed this book. The characters of the book really intrigued me and the flow of the story was awesome.

Jasper is a very too the point character. He follows a path and doesn’t really deviate. But when things don’t make sense, he goes completely off script in a big w
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Cali Gals
Jun 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
OMG this book has intrigue right from the start. Your questions will turn from who to why. I love how this story has a ‘Jo Raven’ feel to it which is another beloved author. Don’t worry this is definitely a Ms Wilder book but it gave me all the feels that she and other favorite authors produce. All the mystery and unraveling backstory kept encouraged my need to devour this read.

Jasper and Madison had me at hello. They are so spicy together. You feel the attraction from the beginning. It caused
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Jacey Jeffrey
Jun 12, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I didn't know what to expect with this book. It is completely different from what we are use to from this author. Well let me tell you that she as usual did NOT disappoint and she delivered a phenomenal story!!! I loved this book so much!!! Jasper has dealt with a lot in his life....he is having a hard time dealing with all of the loss. Someone he knew in the military reached out to him for a new career as a hitman. His next hit was unexpected and made him feel a certain type of way that made hi ...more
Michelle Myskiw
Jun 12, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Leslie has done it again! We first heard of Jasper in "Murphy" of Satan's Fury MC - Memphis, and we knew he had a story! In "Day Three", Wilder takes us into the mind of a killer for hire, but plot twist, she throws in a beautiful young woman as the next intended hit. Jasper struggles with his orders, and in turn, struggles with his feelings for Madison. Madison is a strong, independent woman trying to make her way in the art world when she bumps into the handsome stranger in her gallery, and th ...more
michelle Shelly
Jun 12, 2019 rated it really liked it
Really enjoyed this...,

This book has it all...mystery, excitement and yes it’s sexy. Jasper has been through a lot, he suffers from PTSD, watched his girlfriend being killed , so he locked himself away from the world. Becoming a hitman came natural, he’d take out the criminals that our system wouldn’t. That’s how he meets her.....his next hit.

Madison is young, beautiful, had a boring life so when she wakes up from being drugged in a strange bed she’s very confused as to what’s going on.

This is
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