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Shifting Gears (Cougar Challenge #15)

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A standalone story in the Cougar Challenge series. Mark envies his friend Bastian and the Cougar who tamed him. For years he's had his eye on a sexy, older, married woman. Despite his and Bastian's sharing women, he refuses to poach outside his steamy fantasies. Sloan travels with the race car drivers as the league's publicist. Living abroad can be lonely, especially when ...more
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Published October 29th 2010 by Ellora's Cave
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Tabatha
Jun 13, 2015 rated it liked it
Jayne sure does know how to write a steamy book, and I have always available admired her ability to inject humor and sizzling amounts of heat into her books. Shifting Gears was no exception, and these two characters were perfectly matched. My only issue was the rushed feel of the book, and the conflict just seemed rather ridiculous to me. I'm not going to spoil what happens, but I just felt like it was forced and out of place with what was going on in the story. Overall though, I did enjoy this ...more
Heather in FL
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Michele
Sep 09, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Sloan is a publicist for the racing circuit and loves to read romance novels. She meets Lynn and they start talking about books. One thing leads to another and Lynn introduces her to the cougar blog she belongs to. Mark has had a crush on Sloan for a while but never approached her because she was married. Once he finds out she is divorced, he pursues her and sparks fly! Jayne Rylon has written another hot book and that's no surprise. I am really enjoying this series and I know you will too.
April
I am kinda iffy about the whole cougar series. It was a great idea but I felt like some of the stories were missing something. This one really delivered with the heat and the story was nice too!

And oh boy there is some MM action so hot you'll need to soak in an ice bath to cool off!

Very steamy and hot reads! The fellas are young and virile and the ladies are older vibrant and looking for action!
Sassafrass
*3.5 stars*
I thought this was a hot follow up to Driven. I'm still not a huge fan to instant love but this one really was so hot, I overlooked it. I especially loved the (view spoiler). And the ending was sweet. Overall, I thought it was a cute read.
Donna
Feb 04, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Wow!

Loved this series. Great storyline. Characters radiated chemistry. The sex was hot enough to burn. Would have loved to had a scene from the honeymoon, though. If this is your style of books, you don't want to miss this series. Go Jayne!
Geraldine
Dec 26, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Short and Steamy doesn't quite cover it. WOW. This book is delicious and I would recommend you get it immediately following the first book - Driven. Both are seriously hot. Books this hot don't normally have much of a story but I did enjoy the story as well although I would have loved more. Jayne Rylon is now one of my favorite authors!
Amy
Sep 14, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Hot, hot, hot!!!!!

spicy. short entertaining read about older women who snag younger men. I enjoyed reading this book. it was a good read, not off the charts great but, good and entertaining.
Judith
Nov 10, 2010 rated it liked it
3.75 out of 5. A continuation of another Cougar Challenge story involving the international race world. A very erotic novella with some interesting contexts and certainly a number of romantic encounters. Like so many stories in this series, just way too short.
Katherine 黄爱芬
Nov 10, 2011 rated it liked it
Shelves: ebook, erotica
Kynya bagus nih. Ada telepon ***
Katherine
See my review for Driven. This one is similar.

Bought from kindle
Denise
May 07, 2012 rated it it was amazing
this is a HOTTTTT book
Deb B
May 11, 2015 rated it really liked it
short fast read. lots of hot, hot sex & dirty talk. a fun piece, well written with a well thought out story
Lauren
Mar 04, 2013 rated it it was amazing
One of my all time favorite romantica books on the hotness scale! Wish it was longer!! Would not mind if the author revisited this series!
Emily
May 25, 2011 rated it really liked it
"Shifting Gears is a fast paced read filled with enough sizzle to ignite a fire"

Full review on Sensual Reads
http://sensualreads.com/?p=5441
Serena
May 02, 2013 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: romance-mf
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* couldn't finish, ** wouldn't recommend, *** would recommend, **** would read again, ***** have read again.
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