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Publisher's Summary

New Yorker Ginger Colby, half witch, half werewolf, all curves, has made an immediate and lasting impression on the Alpha of Blue Moon County. Unfortunately, she did it by publicly insulting him - she turned down the smug, sexy werewolf sheriff when he asked her to dance with him at the local honky-tonk. Now the furious Alpha of her pack is ordering her to make amends with Sheriff Sexy - or risk igniting a war between the Red Wolves and the Gray. The Sheriff's idea of re-establishing his dominance includes a bare bottom spanking, making her work for him as his new assistant, and flirting with her outrageously. But is he flirting with her just to get revenge for humiliating him - or does he want something more? And can a liberated big city werewolf find happiness with a dominant small town shifter? With the mysterious disappearance of an archeology professor, and a jealous Alpha female stirring up trouble...Ginger may not have a chance to find out!

©2013 Georgette St. Clair (P)2016 Audible, Inc.

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Sweet - Not Complex

This is a sweet little shifter book that doesn't require you to think about the plot but just enjoy the story. If you are looking for light entertainment, this book is for you. The only thing I didn't like was the spanking...but hey, to each their own.

The narrator did a great job in reading.

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Enjoyable Fluffiness

Enjoyable shifter romance with humor & a mystery. Nicely done writing and editing. I'm really happy with my kindle & audio purchase. The narration is just decent; the female voice sounds too mature for 26 yr old female character.

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Great short story

I really liked this Book. It definitely kept me wondering. It has a great story line. all my favorites- wolves, Love & mystery! Definitely wasn't expecting that Turn of events and I loved it!
I do feel like the author did a fantastic Job but, missed an opportunity to make this book a little longer. I had honestly just picked a short story to get me through until I found something I really wanted but, I ended up completely tangled up in this lovely story!
The performance of the Narrator fit this book very well too. she did a good job of keeping their voices distinct.
I'd definitely suggest this book.

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Well ....

So the enemy to lovers happen so fast in this book it
give you whiplash. One minute they are tamping down their lust for each other next minute they are in a sex clubs. Umm... I don’t know about you but I would like a few kisses or maybe an affectionate hug before we go to the sex club. And isn’t every woman ok with him taking out the paddle on the first date. Nothing weird about that. And what about sexy time? Well he has got an enormous and her petal encloses a small but it all works out for all involved
except the reader. The reader is left wondering if they too could start getting paid for their own crap writing.

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hot hot hot

I love the dominatrix part I love it is a paranormal Romance it's very good store

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not for me

I had several issues with this book. I kept listening hoping the storyline would get better- it did not.
The narrator did an okay job- I didn't care for her voice in several places, her male voicing was not good and there was not enough variance in voice pitch to truly tell who was talking. she also made the fmc sound whiny throughout the whole story.

with the book- I don't get the whole city wolves and country wolves differences. shifters are part animal- therefore embracing that. sometimes it seemed the city shifters did, but other times like they did not and it just made for an awkward shifter romance. (almost like the shifting was an afterthought). The pack dynamics I could see how that would work with city shifters.
The ending seemed rushed, well mostly the whole book from about half way in- they did not care for each other, then they were together, then she flipped flopped back and forth. The idea of a fated mate in the book seemed to be just haphazardly thrown in. The fmc didn't seemed fazed by it.
usually if I read a shifter romance- I expect more shifting to occur throughout, also her powers with the dead played minor rolls(and she didn't even listen to it towards the end)

maybe reading the book the storyline flows better and smoother- but listening- this was not for me.

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disappointed

slow and very annoying. there are better options out there. it moved so slow and was annoying. didn't like narrator.

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Love shifters

I loved the story line. Only thing not too happy about was the narrator, she didn’t match with the characters when listening to the story. Other than that...awesome book.

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Narrator is a no go for me

The story was decent, not the best I've ever read, the narrator absolutely tanked it for me though. I was able to finish just to see where the storyline would read, but it never got better. very immature heroin and hard to follow storyline.

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Slow and uneventful

Great premise, but the main characters were not well developed. It could have been so much more, but it was slow and languorous. Don’t waste your credit!

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  • Hannah baston
  • 08-13-21

Don’t bother

Terribly written and very repetitive language. Made me laugh out loud it was that poor.

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  • RichardHp21
  • 08-24-20

good story, characters & performance

Georgette St.Clair writes great stories and Mackenzie Hart brings them to life.
Already downloaded the rest of this series.

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  • Penny
  • 11-12-21

brilliant

I loved every second of this book. The characters were so relatable and I highly recommend it

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  • Rubyrose
  • 08-20-21

Easy fun listen

An advantage of Audible Plus is feeling free to chose a short, light read. It's a simple, fairly straight forward story and because of the story length the action moves along quickly which is just what I wanted, some action, some love and some sex scenes and nothing too taxing. I really liked Ginger and the narrator does her character well. A positive, upbeat, can do, sweet woman.

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  • Julija Zujeva
  • 08-08-21

Good voice recording

This is easy going book that will keep you entertained. Good voice recording, actually one of best I've heard so far.

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  • kira-chantelle tite
  • 06-27-22

Peculiar

This book had a lot of potential. An interesting plot that ended up going so fast, it was just strange. Definitely could have been more detailed to make the story more interesting but the fact is, the whole thing is across 2 weeks which was straight up confusing at some points.

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  • suzanne scott
  • 04-25-22

nice

enjoyable story, romance, excitement and adventure with sweet ending, well worth listening to, I highly recommend this story

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  • Anonymous User
  • 04-13-22

Short and sweet

Lacking details to fully capture my interest. The story it self is OK but could have been more interesting with more details.
The narrators does not do to good of a job. Very monotone in her voise and sounds mutch older thad the character.

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  • olivia b
  • 03-16-22

50 shades of spurious...

Got to the part where suddenly they were at a bondage club and gave up! It was as though the writer suddenly decided some sex was needed and stuck in a chapter from a totally different book!! It broke the suspension of disbelief and small town mood and didn't gel with Ginger's character. Also would a sheriff go to this place where his Deputy also goes and people would know him?

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  • Lydia
  • 03-15-22

not worth it

Honestly I had high hopes. but as soon as it got to the kink scene I was disappointed and put off. it was played out badly, written wtout any knowledge of the BDSM scene. very disappointed. and the sex and sexual references in general I found cringy.

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  • Anwar
  • 11-12-21

Really Good

Ginger Colby goes to Blue Moon County after a nasty break up to get away and there she meets Sheriff Loch Armstrong in a bar and refuses to dance with him believing she is not his type and he is a man whore anyway. What follows is a sometimes amusing ride along a bumpy path filled with deceit, murder, betrayal and jealousy. An interesting listen and worth the effort. I recommend it.

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 06-06-22

True love finds a way

I enjoyed the story and the characters, though not the narration

Narrator made characters sound like older women rather than mid 20s

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  • Anonymous User
  • 05-13-22

Not Bad

I like the story but the last few chapters seemed rushed… I also agree that the narrator makes the characters sound quite old.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 02-07-22

holy moly

The first half was fun and light, the banter between the two made me giggle and scoff with enjoyment. Then chapter 7 came out of no where and blew my mind. Hot damn.

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  • Mrs C E Whitworth
  • 02-03-22

made me laugh out loud

I really liked this book, quick read or listen in my case. It made me laugh out loud in parts which made a wonderful change in a book like this.

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  • jessica
  • 12-29-21

Wished for more

Unfortunately I wasn’t a fan of the narrator, she did a pretty good job with different voices but I felt like she sounded too old for the characters. Sadly I feel like it ruined it for me, the story was ok but very far from the authors other books.

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  • Josephine Faelnar
  • 12-28-21

Wonderful

I loved to hear this book. It’s worth while amazing the plot was great and the narrator was good too.