Title: Hot Stuff a Hot Zone Series Book 1
Author: Carly Phillips
RATING: ☆☆☆☆ (4/5)
” He’s about to find out … She’s not just one of the guys. Annabelle Jordan and her two sisters were orphans in frilly dresses when they went to live with their sports-lawyer uncle in his world of locker rooms, bookies and gambling. Now the girls are publicists in their uncle’s firm, The Hot Zone.
Despite her upbringing, Annabelle is all woman. She’s naturally drawn to real men—like her latest client, businessman and former football legend Brandon Vaughn.
The chemistry is potent, undeniable, irresistible. Annabelle soon realizes that Brandon is much more than just another jock. And that she’d better hold on tight if she doesn’t want to lose her heart. “
This book took me for a whirlwind of emotion, happiness, sadness and yes even a little bit of anger! Right from the beginning, it hooks you in three little girls become orphans when they lose their parents in an airplane crash and are sent to live with their Uncle Yank. Who despite never having children took them under his wing and with the help of Lola his personal assistant and they become a close nit family, together they join Uncle Yank’s sports agency to become the publicists for athletes.
Annabelle Jordan is the oldest sister and has always looked out for her baby sisters but she seems to crave more than just family and despite working with athletes and getting dumped by them seems to be attracted to one! An old/new client and once famous football player Brandon Vaughn.
Brandon Vaughn is retired from playing football and is now building a resort, but it is being sabotaged and needs The Hot Zone to be his agent/publicist but he wants anyone except Annabelle, but Uncle Yank being the secret matchmaker assigns her to be his publicist anyway despite both their protests.
They have both been attracted to each other since they saw each other years ago but didn’t do anything about it and now is their chance! Do you think Annabelle and Brandon find love? Do they get their happy ending? Who is sabotaging the resort? Can they both find the courage and go for what they want?