Katie Lane Ù 2 CharactersRing in the Holidays takes place some years after the first book of the series I eally liked Ellie and Mattew I liked their imperfect elationship the simple moments they spend together and how Ellie met his family When Mattew started to show Ellie that he s a eally great guy I eally enjoyed the ide to the happy endingThey are joined by the whole McPherson family that of course includes Wheezie the matchmaking great aunt who s at it again They would also encounter women and a teen with artistic talent in a shelter It takes place in the holidays but it can be ead at all times because it s like the humour it s there but not all over the placeI liked Sidney Ellie s best friend She was a eally good best friend by the way I also liked that the book was different from the first one I think I enjoyed it because of it I feel like I don t have to choose a favorite 425 stars funny sweet sexy and heartbreaking full eview coming soon to the blog Reviewed by GeminiRing in the Holidays is the second book in Katie Lane s Hunk for the Holidays Series The series is about the wealthy and successful McPherson siblings finding love The first book Hunk for the Holidays was about the only sister This one is about the youngest brother Matthew Matt McPherson and the Sex Therapist that he meets in Las Vegas named Dr Ellie SimpsonWhile inging in the new year with his friends very eligible Matt McPherson makes a bet with his friends that lead him to proposition the very sexy but virginal Dr Ellie Simpson This proposition leads to a unforgettable one night stand where neither person knows the other s name but wish that they had The craziest thing about it all is that Matt has slept with over a hundred women while Ellie had just now had sex for the first time Fast forward eleven months later and neither one has forgotten about the other nor had sex with anyone else They both lived in different parts of the country until Ellie and her best friendassistant Sidney decide to move to Denver where Matt also happens to live However what brings them together again is the book about abstinence that Matt s mother gives to his sister Ellie wrote the book and Matt sees her picture which allows him to find her at a book signing Sadly Ellie has a lot of baggage due to her father s sex addiction that makes her opposed to having any future contact with Matt who she puts in the same category as her father Luckily for Matt Ellie is intrigued by his sexual background so she agrees to be his therapist while she secretly uses him as material for a new book I don t want to give too much away so I will just say that everything that happens from start to finish in Ring in the Holidays is entertaining The dialogue is witty and intelligent Ellie and Matt have plenty of sexual chemistry but they Are Also Good Together In also good together in areas intelligent Ellie and Matt have plenty of sexual chemistry but they are also good together in other areas addition the McPherson family is just as intriguing Their Aunt Wheezie is the ultimate matchmaker so she finds a way to meddle in
her family s lives and they don t even know that they are being manipulated She s the smartestfamily s lives and they don t even know that they are being manipulated She s the smartest lady that you will ever see Nothing in the book was predictable except for the happily ever after which was very efreshing Received a copy of the book from the publisher and voluntarily eviewed 35 Stars Hotness Rating 3 out of 5 Ring in the Holidays is the 2nd book of the Hunk for the Holidays series by one of my favorite authors Katie Lane Although this book wasn t my favorite of hers I enjoyed it uite a bit and would definitely ecommend it to anyone looking for a story that will give you a little bit of everything Ms Lane gives us a fun story with a bit depth than is offered by some contemporary omance books The characters are well developed and eal Matthew McPherson has been able to talk his way into and out of any situation pretty much his whole life But there is just something about Ellie that makes him forget his charm and brings out his worst He had an off the charts night with her in Vegas and if he s being honest with himself that s what scares him the most He can t get her out of his mind and that s never happened to him when it comes to a woman Ellie Simpson has just found out that her ex fiance didn t just break up with her because he was unhappy in their elationship It seems he cheated on her This is a particular kick in the teeth considering she has been saving herself for their wedding night and he seemed on board with this Well she s in Vegas now and what better place to let loose and be someone she s not One hot anonymous night with a super hot guy was exactly what she needed Except that one night was a night that she not only can t forget but seems to be coming back to haunt her She s moved to a new town to start her own Psych practice and ide out the success of her newly eleased best selling self help book She s not sure what s of a problem coming face to face with her biggest fantasy again or seeing how much her book is affecting the elationships of so many couples Matthew drove me crazy in so many parts I loved his heat and passion but his inability to let go of the past and get to know Ellie for who she is and. THE BEST NEW YEAR'S EVE EVERPsychologist Ellie Simpson is about to get a healthy dose of sex therapy Leaving her cheating boyfriend behind she has everything she needs for a uick ebound Vegas plenty of champagne and a proposition from the sexiest man she's ever see. Not who he thought she "was made me want to smack him at times He came through in the end "made me want to smack him at times He came through in the end The secondary characters other than Ellie s best friend who I thought was not a very supportive and loyal person were what made the book I am very interested in eading of this family and hearing their storiesThis book was provided to me by NetGalleycom in exchange for my honest eview This loan did not influence my eview in any wayYou can find this eview and others at wwwriverinaromanticscom Ellie a virgin sex therapist meets Matt Cassie s brother from book 1 in Vegas on New Years Eve and they have a one night stand 11 months later they meet up again Matt is mad that she took off Ellie is wary of his player waysCan they form a truce Hook up again Be friends Matt s family figures prominently in this book His parents who have form a truce Hook up again Be friends Matt s family figures prominently in this book His parents who have problems of their own Cassie who thinks James is cheating on her and Aunt Wheasie is back at it playing matchmaker again I love this series I love Katie Lanes writing style Great holiday ead Ring in the Holidays kicks off in Las Vegas the anti Christmas spirit capital of the United States Clinical psychologist Ellie Simpson had an unfortunate encounter with a dull azor her dissertation isn t uite finished and her fianc broke off their engagement Best friend Sidney has the perfect solution According to her BFFassistant there can t be a better environment which in to move on than smoky sexually charged and salacious Vegas Her esponse to Ellie s complaints about the Vegas atmosphere is dead on At the ate you e going you ll live to be a hundred A hundred year old unhappy nonsmoking tee totaling virgin But waiting in the wings is Mr Right aka attorney Matthew McPherson He sweeps Ellie off her feet and on to the crowded dance floor Suddenly sexual attraction became something than just a definition in a textbook Like iron filings to a magnet every cell in her body shifted toward the man Her heart thumped like crazy her breath paused and the pit of her stomach felt as if she had just eached the peak of the highest oller coaster Matthew and Ellie decide to sashay their way out of the cocktail lounge into his suite which is decorated entirely in various shades of ed and is known as The Heat Suite Ellie is sophisticated and witty uipping that the burgundy ed oom is very feng shui and eventually getting into a heated discussion with a complacent satiated Matthew about the probabilities of having female orgasms solely through penetration Ellie makes up for lost sexual time shimming down the shiny brass stripper pole acking up some impressive orgasms through outer and inner penetration before finally slipping away in the wee hours Why isn t Matthew happy about being left alone with fabulous memories and a permanent pen heart drawn on his sexy butt He thinks she d given him exactly what every guy dreamed about no strings attached sex Because Christmas omances are closely elated to wish fulfillment fairytales we know that Matthew and Ellie are fated to meet again Eleven months later Ellie has upended her life writing a book and moving to snowy Denver A month before Christmas she s at a book store table signing copies of her bestseller Virgin Love a paean to the joys of abstinence within and without sexual elationships when the man from the Heat Suite smiles down at her So who can I make it this out to She picked up the pen The uestion caused his smile to wilt and both eyebrows to lift Don t tell me you ve forgotten me already Bring on the cat and mouse sexual sparring culminating after Ellie simply signs her name with Matthew s iposte That s it I was hoping for something a little personal Something like I ll always cherish the night we had in Vegas Love Ellie the Virgin He flashed her a smile With a heart around Ellie of course Neither Ellie nor Matthew can forget their anonymous and sexually charged night in Vegas because it was joyful intimate and life changing Matthew may have been her first and still her only but eleven months later Ellie is the last woman with whom Matthew has been intimate Even though he s aggrieved that Ellie walked out on him in Vegas he has to admit that he has a fatal emotional connection with the woman he efuses
TO LET SLIP AWAY AGAIN THElet slip away again The of the season the loving interference of friends and family and most importantly the love that grows between them make their elationship a war of the sexes that culminates in a passionate winwin Ellie Simpson is trying to build a medical practice She s a psychologist who specialize in elationship counseling and sex therapy What would her clients think if they knew that she s a virgin Convinced that she need a vacation after Ellie s break up her best friend booked them a trip to Las Vegas for Christmas After learning that her ex cheated on her Ellie is pissed and hurt and she then decide that there s nothing stopping her from having fun and forgetting the bastard even if it mean losing her virginity with a one night stand Matthew is a lawyer for MM Construction his father s company An eternal bachelor with the eputation of a player but lately everything N As her handsome stranger helps her ing in the New Year over and over again Ellie finds herself blissfully losing all of her inhibitionsAttorney Matthew McPherson is good at making women lose things like their minds and underwear With his athletic build and soulfu.