Can a woman actually make you feel like you’re losing your damn mind?
If she is Corina Miller.
The only woman who has ever made me long for something more, and let me tell you, that has me all kinds of messed up. After months of ignoring my feelings, it’s clear to me I’ve fallen for those piercing blue eyes and sexy smile.
But is it too late?
Have I pushed her into the arms of someone else?
Hell no am I letting that happen.
I’m on a mission to win the heart of the only woman I’ve ever cared about—and the only thing standing in my way is one stubborn and pissed off Corina.
I always did like a challenge.
I followed him, my hands shaking as I grew angrier by the second. “That’s it? You’re going to let me move out?”
Mitchell reached for his keys, then turned to me. “I can’t force you to stay here, Corina. If you’re unhappy, then yes, you should leave. Do I want you to? No, I don’t. I know I fucked up, but if you’re going to throw it in my face every goddamn chance you get, then you’re right, this won’t work.”
He headed to the stairs that led down to his front door. My heart raced, and I knew I couldn’t leave it like this. Closing my eyes, I called out to him. “Mitch! You never asked me to the Pecan Street Honky Tonk.”
Stopping, he looked back up at me. “What?”
I swallowed hard and took in a quick breath. “The dance, you never asked me. And well, Lane asked me.”
Sadness swept over his face. “What did you tell him?”
Wringing my hands together, I answered, “I haven’t responded…yet. I was waiting for you.”
Mitchell rushed back up the steps and stopped in front of me. I don’t think I’d ever felt my stomach dip like it did when he raced toward me. He cupped my face and leaned in. My chest rose and fell with each breath as I waited for him to speak. His touch sent a flurry of butterflies through my chest.
“Corina, will you go with me to the street dance next weekend?”
My teeth sank into my lip, and I watched as his eyes filled with lust.
“Yes.” I smiled and added, “But only as friends.”
The corner of his mouth rose into a sexy smirk. God, how I loved that smile of his. “It’s a date, then.”
“As friends,” I added.
He leaned down and pressed his lips to mine. Before I could even process his lips, they were gone and he was stepping back. “I’ll take it. For now.”
* A review copy was provided by the author for the Blog Tour *
~ 5 My Dove Stars ~
Tempting Love is another swoony, sweet and sexy romance. The perfect addition to an already GREAT series. I don’t know how Kelly keeps giving us these outstanding stories!! I am loving this series so much.
Tempting Love is the third book in Kelly’s Cowboys and Angels Series. Each of these books focus on a new couple but the storyline is an ongoing storyline. So it is recommended to read these books in order. Don’t go into this series thinking each book is a standalone, because there will be spoilers for the previous books and some of the storyline won’t make sense.
I have been anxious to read Mitchell and Corina’s story since we met them in the previous books. You just knew that they were meant to be together, we just had to see how long they would fight it. I absolutely LOVED Mitchell in this story, but I wanted to smack Corina a couple times in the beginning. I was extremely glad to see her character grow and mature as the story progressed. I thought she acted kind of childish in the beginning. I understood why she was mad at Mitchell but when he finally came around I thought she was just being stubborn and it drove me crazy. Even with that though I thoroughly enjoyed this story.
I will say it again and again, Ms. Elliott knows her cowboys and how to write a swoon worthy and heart fluttering romance story. Yes she always gives us those characters we hate, but she also gives us the stories you can’t put down. This is one of those!!! I loved the storyline of Corina and Mitchell. Although I would’ve liked to see some closure regarding two characters (Lane and Cassidy) they just dropped out of the story. I thought the flow and pace of the story is perfect. This story is told in Dual POV. I also loved that we get to see all the members of the Parker family and of course more of Chloe and Patches.
I would 100% recommend this book/series to all of Kelly Elliott’s fans. If you haven’t had the pleasure of reading a Kelly Elliott book, then this series is a great place to start. You will fall in love with the Parker family and the ones that steal their hearts!!! Definitely a 1-click!!
Kelly Elliott is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling contemporary romance author. Since finishing her bestselling Wanted series, Kelly continues to spread her wings while remaining true to her roots and giving readers stories rich with hot protective men, strong women and beautiful surroundings.
Her bestselling works include, Wanted, Broken, Without You, and Unconditional Love, to name just a few.
Kelly has been passionate about writing since she was fifteen. After years of filling journals with stories, she finally followed her dream and published her first novel, Wanted, in November of 2012.
Kelly lives in central Texas with her husband, daughter, and two pups. When she’s not writing, Kelly enjoys reading and spending time with her family. She is down to earth and very in touch with her readers, both on social media and at signings.
To find out more about Kelly and her books, you can find her through her website.