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4.18  ·  Rating details ·  18,822 ratings  ·  1,820 reviews
A new, sexy standalone novel from #1 New York Times Bestseller, Vi Keeland.

Terminated for inappropriate behavior.

I couldn’t believe the letter in my hands.

Nine years. Nine damn years I’d worked my butt off for one of the largest companies in America, and I was fired with a form letter when I returned home from a week in Aruba.

All because of a video taken when I was on vac

Paperback, 364 pages
Published January 20th 2020 by C. Scott Publishing Corp (first published January 18th 2020)
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Jan 23, 2020 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Hurray to Keeland for writing yet another story of a rich hero and the poor-but-feisty-heroine (who’s quirky and rude but totally gets away with it because she’s adorbs)! 😬😬
Vi Keeland
Dec 16, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
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Penelope Ward
Jan 12, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This book is going to blow you away! Funny, sexy, **emotional**. I think it's my new Vi favorite. ...more
Mar 21, 2020 rated it really liked it
4 stars

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My favorite thing about Vi Keeland’s books is that they always have that steamy and romantic element, but under all that the characters have depth and there is always some kind of emotional undertone. Plus, they’re always amazing to listen to in audio. Inappropriate was no exception. This audiobook was narrated by Sebastian York and Andi Arndt, two of my favorites and they both did a fantastic job.

This story starts off with Ireland Saint James getting unjustly fired from her job as a
Dilek VT
Feb 15, 2020 marked it as lost-interest
The heroine gets topless and drunk during a holiday she goes on with her girl friends. Then, a friend posts the video of her on Instagram and tags her. Her boss sees it and she loses her job for indecent exposure. Then, she writes a very rude and insulting e-mail to the owner of the company while drunk. Here it is:

Dear Mr. Jong-un,

I’d like to formally apologize for my minor indiscretion. You see, I hadn’t realized I worked for a dictator. I was under the impression that I had the right to do
Patty ~ Wrapped Up In Reading Book Blog
*****4.5 STARS*****
{ARC Generously Provided by Author}

”Leaning against the door, it felt like I’d been whiplashed. One minute, I was falling for a great guy, and we couldn’t get enough of each other. The future was so bright. And the next, I needed some time alone to think, and I wondered if we had a future together at all.”

”INAPPROPRIATE”, the latest by Vi Keeland is sure to land on readers’ favorites list. Office romances between the sexy and seemingly unattainable CEO and his employee, never
Nova B
Jan 14, 2020 rated it it was ok
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It was fantastic, I loved it from the first pages, it was fast paced,sweet,sexy,flirty,heartwarming and emotional at some parts!The romance was also the best, I loved the banter between them and the tention!

Grant and Ireland were fun, full of sexual tension and their romance was heartwarming and sweet.I adored Grant and I felt sorry for him.Ireland was strong , sweet and cute.Their romance was original and it touched me!

I loved how the story goes and I
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Type: Standalone
POV: First Person - Dual
(4.25 Stars)

For years Ireland Saint James built up her career to where she wanted it to be. When she received a letter of termination due to inappropriate behavior, she made sure the company’s owner Grant Lexington knew what exactly she thought of the move. Her boldness not only secured her job back but also his attention.

The premise sounds fun and interesting. It certainly was all that but it was also had unexpected em
✰ Bianca ✰ BJ's Book Blog ✰
Vi & Penelope are the masters of book covers!! Jeez!




Ireland was just fired from her TV News job because of some stupid private video one of her friends posted on her private social media account!

All enraged and angry - and drunk - she sends an email to her boss's boss's boss to tell him what a horrible company he's running.

Grant - said über-boss - is very amused by that email.

And he's very intrigued and interested once he meets Ireland .....

Let the fun times begin!



3 Stars

Overall Opinion: This was a cute book. It felt a little like two different books if I'm completely honest though. We had the boss' boss' boss and the employee story and then the damaged man with a tragic past and the woman he can't forget. I felt as though there was a disconnect between the two. I was confused that there was never any issue with the fact that he was her superior and it's like her job was discussed a lot to begin with and a huge part of her life, but then was never discus
I didn't like it a bit. The starting was good but then it went downhill. I am kind of tired of the main male protagonist still not over for his ex type shit. Besides this book takes it to another level. The ex was only mentioned. We see her through the main guy's point of view. She has a mental disorder and this book handles it poorly. I didn't find anything unique about the female protagonist. She got pregnant, the guy loses his mind because his ex drowned their baby before. He takes time to ge ...more
MELISSA *Mel Reader*
Jan 12, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: arcs
5 “All I Need Is You” stars!
(ARC provided by author)

I realize now that not all the good things in life are simple. Some of the best things are complicated, but beautiful and worth all the risk.

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Ireland Saint James lives in Los Angeles and works as an on-air reporter/ newscaster for Lexington Industries early morning segment. While away on a week vacation in paradise celebrating her best friend Mia's upcoming wedding she has a little too much fun, and a private video is leaked. When she return
Sharon ∞❥ is an emotional book junkie ❥∞
4 ⭐'s

Ireland and Grant meet when some topless pictures of her get posted on social media and she gets terminated. Not one for letting that stand, she writes a drunken email to the CEO. Luckily, he finds Ireland's bravado quite refreshing and rehires her.

And the more he's around her, the more he wants to be around her. I loved seeing Grant flustered and to the lengths he went. However, as we find out more about his past, the darker things become.

The blurb makes this book seem like a typical Vi
Feb 09, 2020 rated it it was ok
Although I did like the connection and chemistry between the H/h ... There were some problematic themes.

Inappropriate vilifies mental illness and offers easy and irresponsible solutions to a complicated plot. Also, the story begins with a debate of what is inappropriate in the workplace, and brings up themes of unequal pay and sexual harassment to never bring it up again as the hero and heroine fall for each other. Never mind that he is her boss...
Andrea Fleury
Feb 01, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This book was very funny and very emotional. I loved the connection between these two. Grant and Ireland meet because of an inappropriate situation. Ireland is feisty with no filters. Grant seems to be turned on. Grants past has made him bitter. But with Ireland in his life he has away out of his past
❤️Emma Book Lover ❤️

This starts of like your typical office romance: an employment termination letter and a drunk "fuck-you-and-your-company" email sent to the CEO of the company .
Obviously this grabbed the attention of above mentioned hot, handsome and sexy af Grant which starts a flirty and cute game between him and Ireland.
Usually this type of books are light, sexy reads but the second part of this one had so much more feeling to it.

The chemistry between Grant and Ireland is coming of the
My Pink Fairytales
Inappropriate ⭐️

One of my favorite tropes out there is the office romance. I’m a total sucker for a sexy CEO mixing business with pleasure. Vi Keeland just delivered me the perfect story, which I enjoyed immensely.

Let me tell you a little bit about what you can expect. As you might already know by reading the blurb, Ireland Saint James was fired over video posted on Instagram, by her drunk friends while on a girls vacation in Aruba.

Coming home and getting drunk, she writes a way too sincere
Feb 01, 2020 rated it it was amazing
***4.5 stars***

I just love how easy it is for me to immerse myself in Vi Keeland's stories! She makes it almost impossible not to fall in love with her characters, and her books always manage to make me laugh, feel the heartache, but also the passion and chemistry between her characters.

Inappropriate is a heartwarming read about love after tragedy, that had me hooked from beginning to end. It's about how a big-shot CEO (a guy named Grant) and one of his employees (news anchor Ireland) unexpected
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Grant and Ireland are my new favorite couple. With every book that Vi Keeland writes, I find a new man to fall in love with, and a new woman I want to be my sister and very best friend. I adored this story, just like I have with every story that comes from this woman. She never disappoints, and is one of my go-to authors that I know without a doubt will hit it out of the park.

Inappropriate starts out with a drunk email written to the CEO in response to a wrongful termination. It’s hilarious and
Tianna✸loves books✸
So the heroine was topless and drunk in a bachelorette party. Someone clicked the videos and her company fires her due to such exposure. And then she drunk writes a letter to the CEO of the company and insults him.

I’m not the fan of the heroine here.
She doesn’t mind that her friend tagged her in such video. She only minds that her company got access to it.
Such kind of nude behaviour is not my thing (I repeat NOT MY THING. Personal preference).
If you don’t mind it then definitely go read this boo
Jan 23, 2020 marked it as not-even-if-hell-freezes-over
Beautiful cover and interesting blurb suggestive of a sexy rom-com
And there often is a but with this author...... unfortunately as I do love her writing, storylines not so much.....
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Stacey is Sassy
A very entertaining audiobook...

****4.5 stars****

Vi Keeland does an amazing job of writing stories that take you from a "workplace romance" to a story that touches on subjects that are deep, thought-provoking and at times heartbreaking. In Inappropriate we are introduced to characters that are intelligent, ambitious and hard-working. They are also two individuals who have risen above their rough beginnings to lead successful and fulfilling careers. I admired both Ireland and Grant and came to lo
Jennifer Kyle
Jan 21, 2020 rated it really liked it
4.5 ⭐️ Stars

What a heartbreaking back story for the hero. Overall, a good read!
Jan 13, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Vi Keeland does it again. I could not get enough of this story. I was mesmerized by it all...did I see where the road was heading? Yes. Did it take away from the story? No. Absolutely NOT. She has mastered the formula of a story going one way and then BAM, u-turn in to Keeland-Ville and I love every fucking second of it. Heart, heat, banter, laughs, this story, like all of her others has it all. I completely devoured Inappropriate and felt it in my heart and soul. Totally loved it. GAH. Thank yo ...more
Nov 20, 2019 added it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Ilsa Madden-Mills Fans, Romance
Oh, the Fun I am About to Have!!!!

The Audacity...
How Dare They...

Since When does Vacation Time...
Impact Work Time...

I mean, Friends Together...
A PRIVATE Video...
Made on PRIVATE Time...

Well, at Least That was what I was Led to Believe...

And then to Recieve...
A FORM Letter after 9 Years...
Canning Me as INAPPROPRIATE...

Well, Two can Play that Game...

With Wine and Rage...
Mr. CEO of the Company...
Gets More Than My Two Cents...

After All, What do I have to Lose...

Surprise Sur
✰ Bianca ✰ BJ's Book Blog ✰
Vi & Penelope are the masters of book covers!! Jeez!




Ireland was just fired from her TV News job because of some stupid private video one of her friends posted on her private social media account!

All enraged and angry - and drunk - she sends an email to her boss's boss's boss to tell him what a horrible company he's running.

Grant - said über-boss - is very amused by that email.

And he's very intrigued and interested once he meets Ireland .....

Let the fun times begin!



Bookgasms Book Blog
Jan 14, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: missy, shelly
Forgive me while I spend a few minutes in my feelings over this book.

Because, oof.

But also all the happy tears.

I went into this story prepared for a forbidden office romance, but what I got was so much more . I mean, there definitely is a forbidden office romance element here, but that's not really the focus of the story. Instead it provides a sort of light intro before the story weaves its way into much deeper emotional territory. It worked for me. I loved the frisky naughtiness, the sparky ban
Ambriehl Khalil
Jan 23, 2020 rated it really liked it
⭐️ [4.5/5 Stars] ⭐️

I looooooooooooove Vi Keeland so dang much. Everything she writes is just so good. She’s one of those authors that I’d read anything from. Her books are the kind that I prefer to go into blind, mainly because I already know I’ll love it regardless. I either skim the descriptions or like this one, don’t bother reading it at all and just start. I like that her books have that fun and flirty quality to them, but they always have some kind of emotional trigger in them that make th
May 28, 2020 rated it it was ok
Shelves: romance
I didn’t like this book at all, I felt that Grant and Ireland had zero chemistry, it somehow felt forced almost. Dialogue between them was often lame. I am disappointed that it didn’t work out for me.
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Vi Keeland is a #1 New York Times, #1 Wall Street Journal, and USA Today Bestselling author. With millions of books sold, her titles have appeared in over one hundred Bestseller lists and are currently translated in twenty-six languages. She resides in New York with her husband and their three children where she is living out her own happily ever after with the boy she met at age six.

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