S book Three stories set during Valentine s day with a NASCAR theme I don t know much about NASCAR but it was great to get a glimpse into the behind the scenes stuff of this very popular sportA Calculated Risk by Vick I don t know why I continue to read short stories when I ususally find myself oping for from each story Oh wait It s so that I can find new authors to read about Well this time I discovered Dorien Kelly who wrote about as good a short story as it could get The real test Virtualization, A Beginner's Guide however will come when I read one ofer novels I really ope that she doesn t dissapoint It was also good to see the world of NASCAR take over the world of authors And although I aven t convinced myself to sit down and watch one
of the races I appreciate the impact NASCAR as made on the world so that I can enjoy the races I appreciate the impact NASCAR as made on the world so that I can enjoy about this Women of Gion The Legendary Age high octane world A really cute anthology Enjoyed all the stories Just very sweet with really likable characters in all three stories I d read VLT and Nancy Warren before and wasn t disappointed Had never read Cute novellas from Harleuin s authors though none was especially outstanding I picked this up for the short story by Vicki Lewis Thompson A Calculated Risk Because Roni theeroine of the story is freuently referred to in Thompson s Sons of Chance seriesSadly this was actually the worst of the novellas Most of the story is taken up by drama between Judd Roni s love interest and Tucker the driver of the car I like that Thompson picked a crew chief and a mechanic for a NASCAR story something a little different but inevitably as the story s focus isn t on the couple it falls flatAn Outside Chance by Nancy WarrenThe second story in the anthology is about Lucy a thirty something who succumbs to a lame dating advice book She knows it s lame but follows the advice to go where the men are right to Daytona before a race Unfortunately World in Peril The OriginMission Scientific Findings of the 46th72nd Reconnaissance Suadron her internet date is a married man and a total scumbag In a fit of rage she punches the air accidentallyitting Sawyer PattonSawyer s a rookie driver about to race for the first time and Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's Story he finds Lucy a great distraction foris nervesThe story is sweet and enjoyableThis Time Around by Dorien KellyMegan is a rookie driver back from vacation Only Fondamentaux de la Natation (les) Technique et Entrainement Initiation Perfect her vacation fling Chris followeder to Daytona There s some unnecessary angst between Chris and Capitalism Without Capital his father who is a team owner but Megan and Chris are really cute togetherThe anthology on the whole is good if youave a spare afternoon Racing Hearts AnalogyHarleuin NASCAR LibraryA Calculated Risk Vicki Lewis ThompsonAfter one woman s actions destroy the team camaraderie another woman tries to repair it Roni Kenway works for Lovejoy Racing She Code Name Princess SEAL and Code Name has secretly been in love with the crew chief Judd Timmons for two years and she is good friends with the driver Tucker Merritt Stiller main focus is the team and she s determined to bring the two men back together And secretly she Hitler's Army Soldiers Nazis and War in the Third Reich hopes that Judd will seeer as a woman this Valentines DayAn Outside Chance Nancy WarrenLucy Vanderwal felt like a spinster on a shelf Following the advice from a book for a last chance at love she ends up at Daytona week to meet a fellow NASCAR fan It went all wrong with the guy she went there to meet she d been duped Big time Thank goodness for Sawyer Patton the rookie driver she accidentally meets Her vacation isn t a total loss after all and maybe Yoshikawa Eiji Hito to sekai her love life isn t eitherThis Time Around Dorien KellyMegan Carter enjoyed a relaxing vacation beforeeading for uietThe Power of Introverts in a World that Can't Stop Talking her first NASCAR Sprint Series with Hammond Racing Her time with Chris Donahue was amazing and she really missedim but leaving L'Estampe Japonaise him was the right thing to do Their lives were too different ande Samantha An American Girl The American Girls CollectionBoxed Set hadis restaurant far away and she Letters of Rennyo hader racing If only she could convince er eart she did the right thing And now she seems to be Neophytes of the Stone hallucinating because she couldave sworn she just saw Chris The Essential Neurosurgery Companion here in Daytona far far away fromis island paradisehttpjustjudysjumblesblogspotcom I stopped reading this book when I realized I wasn t going to get a sex scene Sorry if that is lame or shallow but I read romance books so that I get to see the whole picture The writing was goodfinenot bad at all It was just personal appeal for me I stopped reading at page 72 because the topic
"was getting boring "getting boring me I Pour les nerveux : Le traitement simple et efficace du docteur Vittoz hate everything to do with NASCAR and did not realize when getting this book from the library that it was about NASCAR I was just getting it based on one of my fav author saving written part of it so that was also my bad I flipped thru and found a Altered States of Consciousness: Experiences Out of Time and Self hint of a sex scene but it was a bluff Then I flipped thru the whole book and nada So I just decided to stop reading Like I said my score is base I liked this book It s good for a uick read I would read it again but as when I don tave a lot of time but want somethig to read I liked the dynamics and Im Westen nichts Neues how the stories were all different as in they included the different roles of nascar The stories weren t all about the same situation about a driver Enjoy. HeelDriver Megan Carter just got back from a dream vacation sun sand and a sizzling fling with Chris Donahue Now all she needs is to proveerself on the race track But 7 Secrets to Get your Prayers Answered how can she do that when Chris turns up iner garage in er real life and says e's there to st. ,
Wonderful laugh out loud Valentines Day NASCAR romance
moms ok for your teenage daughters toothere areok for your teenage daughters tooThere are short stories in this book Two are ok but one is fabulous It s worth buying the book for the one 5 star story5 stars for AN OUTSIDE CHANCE by Nancy WarrenEnjoyable Delightful Funny I was laughing out loud several times I loved the two charactersStory BriefLucy is average looking She dresses fashion show models She s good at calming them down Lucy is 32 and feeling like a spinster She wants to get married and Nikola Tesla for Kids: His Life, Ideas, and Inventions, with 21 Activities (For Kids series) have children She meets Dan online and goes to Florida to meetim in person She is angry that Dan is married and lied to Pustahan Tayo Mahal Kita her She meets Sawyer on the beach when she accidentally punchesim as e is jogging by Sawyer is new to NASCAR and is driving in is first race tomorrow Lucy wild card Der Traum der ewigen Jugend in Zeiten der Post Apokalypse has a calming effect on Sawyer whiche desperately needs so Enqute sur la noblesse he inviteser to come to the track with Les Nombrils - Tome 5 - Un couple d'enfer (French Edition) him Lucy believes Sawyer would never be interested iner because Tuntematon Kimi Räikkönen heas always dated celebrities and top models Reviewer s OpinionThis story Handbook of Primary Care Procedures (Orthopaedic Surgery Essentials) had me laughing out loud several times A couple of times I was doubled over with laughter That is so rare for me Iighly recommend this book just for this one short story I love to laugh like that It made my evening This is not slapstick funny The laughter came from comments or events DevOps with Kubernetes : Non-Programmer's Handbook happening that I wasn t expecting I can t wait to try other books by this authorI loved the characters Lucy and Sawyer The story is a wonderful example of seeingow a relationship develops It s fun watching Sawyer s actions and reactions to Lucy Some fun things The Fiddler in the Subway happened withis family as wellDataStory length 90 pages Swearing language none Sexual language none Sex scenes none Setting current day Daytona Beach Florida Copyright 2010 Genre Trumbull Park (Northeastern Library of Black Literature) humorous contemporary NASCAR romance 3 stars for A CALCULATED RISK by Vicki Lewis ThompsonThis was ok kind of Harleuinish Nothing really special enough to set it apart from typical romance storiesStory BriefRoni is a mechanic for a NASCAR racing crew She is in love with the crew chief Judd Everyone knows this except Judd She finally decides to fixer air and dress like a woman to tempt im He s tempted but Rve, cl de l'identit he doesn t act on it He thinks they should not be involved because they work together Meanwhile Judd and the driver Tuckerave an unresolved conflict related to Tucker making a move on a girl Judd dated three months ago This conflict could Exercices de style hurt their racing success and the owner wants it resolved Roni tries toelp There were no sex scenes but one was referred to told not shownDataStory length 112 pages Swearing language mild Sexual language none Sex scenes none Setting current day Daytona Beach Florida Copyright 2010 Genre NASCAR romance 2 stars for THIS TIME AROUND by Dorien KellyNot enough romantic relationship development Conflicts were predictableStory BriefMegan is a NASCAR driver who drives for Matt Hammond Chris is Matt s son Chris and Matt Cemetery Planet I had a problem andave not spoken to each other for 10 years Megan and Chris meet fall in love and then separate Megan doesn t know Chris is related to Matt Chris comes to the race track to see MeganReviewer s OpinionWe don t get to see the couple s first meeting getting to know each other and developing a relationship Megan breaks up with Chris because she thinks their relationship could not work with their lifestyles This conflict due to Megan s inaccurate assumptions was not interesting for me They are both miserable which is where this story begins From Elämän ja kuoleman kentältä – Sotarunoilija Aarni Suursalon vaikutelmia vapaussodasta here on the story conflicts are predictable Megan is mad at Chris for not tellinger The Reluctant Heiress Lone Star Legacy he is related to Matt Chris and Mattave continuing conflicts carried over from prior years The story was ok but it was about resolving these situations than developing andor experiencing the romantic relationship There were no sex scenes but one was referred to told not shownDataStory length 96 pages Swearing language mild Sexual language none Sex scenes none Setting current day Daytona Beach Florida Copyright 2010 Genre NASCAR romance With only 05 flames out of 3 as the Les Osismes Peuple de l'Occident Gaulois heat level this anthology Racing Hearts is not my usual read It s way less sexually explicit than a lot of the other books I review This is of a sweet and cute kind of romance anthology From the three authors Vicki Lewis Thompson Nancy Warren and Dorien Kelly I ve read some Blaze novels from the first two before and did enjoy those pretty much Anyone whoas ever read a Blaze knows that in those stories love scenes never take place behind closed doors Sex scenes are fairly explicit and erotic in Blazes Not so much in this anthology Ms Thompson and Ms Warren can t be accused of showing any naked body parts except for an occasional man titty maybe but it may L'Europe et le mythe de l'Occident have been that the bare chest was part of Ms Kelly s story I m not sureAnyway this collection of three stories wasn t bad it was pretty okay Some parts I did like better than others It s always difficult to rate an anthology since the different stories. She's plotted the courseCar chief Roni Kenwayas a plan She'll save Calvinists Incorporated Welsh Immigrants on Ohio's Industrial Frontier University of Chicago Geography Research Papers her racing team andopefully convince er crew chief Judd Timmons that she's the perfect mix of business and pleasure But will she coast down Victory Laneor crash into the wallShe's in DaytonaHau. .
Are somewhat divers These three stories do ave a few things in common though First of all they re all taking place in the setting of the NASCAR races in Daytona And second they ave the time of the year in common Valentine s Day and the opening week of racing season But every story is a stand alone read they don t share subcharacters or anything else Every author brings er own vibe to the story and Thank You God For Everything haser own writing style Therefore I ll talk about each story separatelyA Calculated Risk by Vicki Lewis ThompsonRoni is one of the guys because of Dirla tutta sul mercato globale. Idee per un'economia mondiale assennata her occupation as car chief of a racing team Sheas the Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America's Legacy of Enduring Injury and Healing hots forer crew chief Judd for over a year now But Mordecai Cubitt Cooke Victorian Naturalist Mycologist Teacher and Eccentric he doesn t seeer as a woman she thinks Only The Gold's Gym Training Encyclopedia he does so and thinks she s attractive but doesn t want to date a team member because of the complications a fall out could cause Besides Judd isaving a conflict with the race car driver of their team who The Origin of Feces happens to be Roni s friend This conflict is causing a lot of trouble for the team because of the distrust that comes along with it And Roni tries to mediate At the same moment as sheas decided to dress feminine and wear make up to get Judd s attention Of course she was sweet to try to mediate in the conflict and Judd appreciates that a lot And Redeeming the Republic Federalists Taxation and the Origins of the Constitution he starts to noticeer kind personality where Guide to the Contemporary Harp he first mainly sawer attractiveness and professional skills What I don t understand though is Plato and Parmenides: Parmenides' Way of Truth and Plato's Parmenides howe gets from not willing to date a team member to being okay with it That s because A Calculated Risk is overly well plotted but with little attention for inner conflicts or feelings between Hh I would Il metodo dell'ovulazione. Atlante have liked to see a bit of that and I don t mean a sentence like Liuideat poured through With Krishna's Eyes her p 100 only because the guy cupser face in Investir dans l'or : le petit manuel pratique hisands But the story did give a nice view behind the scenes of a NASCAR teamAn Outside Chance by Nancy WarrenLucy and Sawyer are uite a cute couple She s a funny Yoga in the Workplace happy average looking girl ande s a young and L'ORTHOGRAPHE FACILE - ORTHOGRAPHE D'USAGE, REGLES GRAMMATICALES, HOMONYMES, DICTIONNAIRE ORTHOGRAPHIQUE hot race car driver They meet because Lucy sucker punchesim by accident in the stomach while Dictionnaire Le Robert de poche 2020 he s jogging She came to Daytona for a blind date that she met at a NASCAR fan website And the blind date turned out to be a complete loser Lucy and Sawyer s unusual meeting leads to a cup of coffee and a tour on the racing tracks Sawyer discovers that Lucy can makeim forget about The Mark of Cain his nerves for the race because ofer well natured light Les Chevaliers du Zodiaque : St Seiya, tome 27 hearted chitchat and personality Ande wants to keep Found in Translation her around Luckily for them there s also a physicaleat between them of which we don t see much mind you plus Sawyer s family really likes Lucy I totally Folktales from the Moose of Burkina Faso hoped thate would see that she was the one for Jeou p'ou t'ouan ou la chair comme tapis de prire himWhat almost threw me off was a thought Sawyerad about Lucy being on a blind date with someone she met on the internet Maybe she Frankenstein; or The Modern Prometheus had an older brother But if so what was the guy thinking lettinger go on this crazy stunt p 136 137 I couldn t believe this old fashioned way of thinking Luckily Sawyer turns out to be pretty okay and is eyes open uickly about Lucy She ad me laughing a few times with im although one time my laugh wasn t accompanied by is and The Poseidon Adventure had of a mocking undertone This was when she thinks their first kiss a mere brushing of the lips is exceptional she d never experienced a kiss that lefter uite so breathless p 171 Sorry I think that s ridiculous in 2010 But oddly enough it didn t make me enjoy this story lessThis Time Around by Dorien KellyI didn t know this author s work like that from the others but Ms Kelly s story turned out to be pretty enjoying It s the least old fashioned of the three the How to Stop Drinking Alcohol and End Drug Addiction heroine is the race car driverere and the guy is travelling all over the world for Le tour du monde en uatre vingts jours her Chris wants to see Megan again after they met on the island wheree lives and runs a successful celebrity restaurant and where they spent a few The Iron Raven (The Iron Fey: Evenfall, hot weeks together before she leftim because of The Kindest Lie her career In order to be wither again Chris Uncivil Rites has not only toope that she wants to see Ethnic Minorities and the Media Issues in Cultural and Media Studies him but alsoas to face up to Kraken: An Anatomy his stepbrothers and father who turned out to be Megan s boss The family complications were worked out very nicely first they caused some troubles for the couple and in the end everything is peaches again Imo the father is turning a little uickly from a really big jerk to a peace loving father but alase s not that important Chris and Megan are and the two of them The Best I Can Be have nice little conversations cute loving moments and Chrisas an adorable bonding thing going on with Megan s twin brotherOverall this is a sweet collection and if you like to read about NASCAR drivers and mechanics this is certainly a nice anthology If you like your romance a little
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"your coupling worked "coupling worked and insightful stories might not do it for youRating 25 3 stars out of 5Heat level 05 flames out of 3 Stumbled on this Valentine anthology totally by accident and just grabbed it because I m a fan of Vicki Lewis Thompson but I was so Killers of the Flower Moon : Oil, Money, Murder and the Birth of the FBI happy I bought it because I really loved thi. Nted by a sadistic book about last chance love Lucy Vanderwalopes a trip to Daytona will end with love But when she discovers er last chance guy is a lemon Lucy meets rookie driver Sawyer Pattonand learns even a late starter can be a winnerAnd she's behind the ,