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Gray Sin

(The Kingsbrier Legacy)

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—JOE—
I was doing my job when I rescued Gracyn. But I should have known better than to bring her back to my cabin. She has a reputation for getting whatever she wants. I’d never considered she’d be interested in someone as old as her father. I wasn’t attracted to anyone so young until that night. Now I’m in bed with the devil, trying to keep my buddies from finding out
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Kindle Edition, 213 pages
Published January 9th 2020
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Robin Powers
Jan 09, 2020 rated it really liked it
This is my first Cavanaugh book and I really liked it. The family’s closeness, the way they can tease and support one another, drew me in. Gracyn was a great heroine - sweet, headstrong, sassy, loyal and hardworking....kind of the perfect woman. Joe had that silver fox vibe going on without too much silver - confirmed bachelor, hardworking, loyal...you see where I’m going with this. They just fit. Make sense...even though they are almost twenty years apart. Although we have a little angst in ...more
Wickedly  Romance
I received this book for free in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.This is an older man younger woman story told in a way that is totally original. I love how it comes about that Joe and Gracyn come together even though they have connections through her family/ his friends. It makes it much more complicated when you aren’t a hundred percent sure yourself to then have to keep it secret till you figure it out.

Really the way it is
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Vanna
Jan 08, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I loved the instant lust that both Joe and Gracyn had for the other one and how much they tried to fight their most basic instincts. Love is love no matter what age you...age is just a number! Gracyn is definitely the type of woman who can keep Joe on his toes and make him picture a future he never knew he always wanted.

I also enjoyed the family dynamic and Gracyn having two fathers and though I was totally prepared for both of her dads to go all alpha and domineering over the fact that their
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Whoo Gives A Hoot
Jan 09, 2020 rated it really liked it
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Gray Sin was the first book that I have read from Jody Kaye and I absolutely loved this was the one that introduced me to her writing style because I love a good older man/younger woman story. Joe and Gracyn's banter instantly pulled me in and their chemistry set my heart on fire. Their forbidden romance sent butterflies throughout my entire body and I was on the edge of my seat waiting for their bomb to drop...

This story was well written and the
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Melissa Mendoza
Jan 09, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition




4 heartwarming stars!

I love the development of this story and the characters!! I was really pulled in once I got to know them! It's definitely a different story than what I expected and that's perfect! I will definitely be reading more from Jody in the future!
Kari Hansen
Jan 09, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Joe is a police officer who comes to the aid of woman who is stuck on the side of the road only to find out she is his friend’s daughter Gracyn. Due to the weather he brings her back to his home where the chemistry between them ignites. They agree that this evening is all they would have but can they stick to their agreement?

When Gracyn is rescued by Joe she wasn’t expecting the feelings she would have for him or the fact that she couldn’t stay away. What started out as casual, turned into a
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Penny Ellgass
Jan 08, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Gracyn is a Kingsbrier, one of the children of the Quints. She is 26 and working in one of the family businesses. Going to see her Grandmother during a rain storm she gets stranded. Her rescue comes in the firm of sherif Joe, a friend of the family. He looks good, filling out his jeans so well and just a little salt in the pepper of his hair.
They are stranded for the night due to flooding.
One hot weekend but they can't be he is almost 20 years older.
But they can't stop thinking about one
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Kim Owens
Jan 05, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I know that I say this every time I read one of Jody's books, but it is true! I think she can't possibly do better, and then she blows my mind!
Gray Sin is the story of Joe (Brier's former partner and Drew's best friend)and Gracyn (daughter of Adam and Colton), part of the Kingsbrier legacy, but not part of the Kingsbrier Quintuplets series. It could be easily read as a stand-alone; however, having read the books in the series, this story was more like a reunion of old friends.
It is very
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Cassie Ashford
Jan 08, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Oh my holy hotness! Joe and Gracyn are acquaintances. Joe is friends with Gracyn's parents and comes to her rescue during a storm. It quickly escalaltes into a lot more than just acquaintances when they find themselves alone in Joe's cabin.

Joe and Syn are HOT together! Their chemistry and banter keep you pulled into the book. They find themselves keeping their relationship a secret and that ends up blowing up in Syn's face when it comes to her parents, one in particular.

Joe refuses to be
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The Smutbrarians
Jan 09, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Feels 2
Steam 5
Storyline 4
Overall Rating 4.25
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Reviewed by Robin

This is my first Cavanaugh book and I really liked it. The family’s closeness, the way they can tease and support one another, drew me in. Gracyn was a great heroine - sweet, headstrong, sassy, loyal and hardworking....kind of the perfect woman. Joe had that silver fox vibe going on without too much silver - confirmed bachelor, hardworking, loyal...you see where I’m going with this. They just fit. Make
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Ginger
Jan 01, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I love age gap romances, so this book looked really interesting. Beyond the delicious forbidden love factor, I really enjoyed the continuing family drama that surrounds the Cavanaugh family.


First I want to start with Joe because he was a guy I wanted to love but I felt so disconnected with him. He's a close family friend of the Cavanaugh's but his interactions with Gracyn were of strangers meeting for the first time. These two are definitely hot together, don't get me wrong, but I wanted to know
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Sissy's Romance Book Review
Gray Sin by Jody Kaye is part of the The Kingsbrier Legacy Series. This is the story of Joe and Gracyn and the first book I have read by this author...so for me a standalone book.
Joe and Gracyn have known each other via friends and family but never actually been alone or interacted with each other. Joe is the older man to her young self so that added to them never really mixing it up together. But then Gracyn needed saving which Joe was there to save her and they ended up seeing there was a
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Rachael Houlker
Dec 15, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Gray Sin by Jody Kaye

Gracyn gets caught in flood waters during a storm. Joe is on his way home and rescues her. Despite having been on the periphery of one another’s lives for years due to mutual friends and family. This is this first time they find themselves thrown together. Alone. For one night.

Overall a great read, with lots to enjoy.
However the descriptive start made it difficult to get past the first few pages and felt the main story line was drawn out with a rushed ending.

For followers
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JudyAnnLovesBooks
Jan 08, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Three and a Half Stars
“Gray Sin” Was my first book by Jody Kaye. As a huge, huge fan of Forbidden Romance reads I jumped at the chance to read an ARC of this book. Gracyn is a motivated albeit young, businesswoman. She is determined and hardworking. Joe is in law enforcement and her fathers’ good friend. The sparks fly between these two and they end up hooking up. But nothing is simple, especially their attraction to one another. Giving into it leads to all kinds of upheaval and confusion but
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Debra Phiri
Dec 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book took my breath away! Debra @ Janise’s Jivin’ Book Blog


This is an older man younger woman story told in a way that is totally original. I love how it comes about that Joe and Gracyn come together even though they have connections through her family/ his friends. It makes it much more complicated when you aren’t a hundred percent sure yourself to then have to keep it secret till you figure it out.

Really the way it is written is wonderful and you can truly see all the sides of all the
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Suzanne
Dec 12, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Gray Sin is a May-December romance with all the twists and turns you might expect from the Cavanaugh family of the Kingsbrier Quintuplets series. Graycen leads the next generation of the family into love, but that love comes at a cost. Joe is torn between what is right, and what is fate. I love the reveals, the unexpected events, and how the story all comes together in the end. The Cavanaugh legacy lives on!
Denise Van plew
Another first for me with this story and coming across this author. The fun of reading at times is not just reading your favorites but discovering the ones still out there that snare you. This is centered around Joe and Gracyn whom in no time at all have your undivided attention. What started out as one thing turns into something else unfolding for us to see. You do not skip a beat having to see where this goes and if it stays.
Joy Whiteside
Jan 09, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This was a great read that kept my interest from the very beginning all the way till the end. It moved along at the perfect speed making it a nice comfortable read. The characters are very well written and you feel as though you know them personally and no matter what you want to see them succeed. The story is great and will you wanting more.
Charlotte Isaac
Jan 09, 2020 rated it it was amazing
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Wow, what a story. I couldn't put it down once started.

Jody Kaye did amazing job on this book. And played with my emotions.

I loved Graysn and Joe together, even though they had everything against them. They still loved each other.
Katryna
Jan 07, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is my first book by this author. It started off slow but it did pick up.
Messy Bun Book Blog
Another amazing story by Jody Kaye! I am a huge fan of the Kingsbrier Quintuplet series, and Gray Sin was the icing on the cake! This is one of the best Older Man/Younger Woman romances I've ever read! Beautifully written with amazing characters, this is another FIVE STAR read for me!
Cassie
Jan 02, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This was the first book I have read from this Author. I enjoyed watching Joe & Gracyn navigate thru their feelings and grow. It was a well-written and engaging. I loved the family dynamic in this one and it made me want to read more of The Kingsbrier Quintuplets Series.
Tracey Tranter
Jan 26, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is a very enjoyable read such a great story. The storyline is real action packed, fast paced, page turner filled with wonderful characters.

This story takes you on an action-packed adventure that is filled with emotion and some humour.

Loved it and can't wait for the next book.

I received a free copy of this book and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Spunky N Sassy
Spunky N Sassy Rating: 4.0

~~~~~~~~~~Lindsey's Review~~~~~~~~~~

Great Book

This book was tablet melting hot! I couldn’t put it dow
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Elisha Campbell
Jan 12, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Raw emotion, suspense, and heat

This book was amazing. An emotional roller coaster with a couple unexpected turns. It's not your average love story. While still hot and steamy Gray Sin is also suspenseful, emotional, and full of real life love.
Jody
Nov 27, 2019 is currently reading it  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
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“Gray


Drew huffs. “Her fathers are gonna tear you limb from limb,” he says from experience.
“The only person that hurts is Gracyn.”
“Why can’t it be someone else? Anyone but her?” Drew scrubs a thick paw over his face in frustration.
“Do you think I haven’t questioned that myself?” Taking the chance he won’t be the first to throw a punch, I ask a something which has been on my mind a lot lately. “Did you when it came to Brier?”
“All the damn time.” He pinches his jaw.
I couldn’t hold in the chuckle that
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