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Eastern Ambitions (Compass Brothers Series #3)

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Highly emotional...

My Review:
Tissue alert is right...Wow, poor Sam. He is having to deal with a lot in this book, but mmmm, there is just something about a tortured hero that is so appealing. This is book #3 of the Compass Brothers series and was about Sam, one of the twins who are the ...
My Review:
Tissue alert is right...Wow, poor Sam. He is having to deal with a lot in this book, but mmmm, there is just something about a tortured hero that is so appealing. This is book #3 of the Compass Brothers series and was about Sam, one of the twins who are the youngest of the brothers. He's only 25, but has already made a big name for himself on Wall Street until his girlfriend betrays him at the company where they both work. Quickly on the heels of that betrayal (like the same day), Sam finds out that his beloved father is dying, so he heads home to the Compton ranch.


Home, he finds some things have changed, most specifically the new woman that is handling the ranch's bookkeeping...Cindi. Although Sam has too much on his plate to try to initiate and commit to a relationship, he forms a friendship with Cindi and her allure is intoxicating and so tempting.


Overall this is a highly entertaining read and another great installment to this series. I had a few slight issues with the book, but I personally think that they were simply subjective issues for me and would not be problems for others. The twins have always been presented as teens, because they were the youngest. I had a hard time, in this book, moving Sam out of that context and into the adult world in my mind. Also, Cindi has some kinks, as does Sam, that they aren't sharing with each other. I don't have an issue with the kinks, but the way that they came out in the story just seemed a little odd to me. That scene made me uncomfortable and I can't even tell you why because it is something that I usually enjoy in my erotic romance. These were my only problems with this book, and like I said, both of them are VERY subjective.


Personally, I like the surprise that came with Cindi's background. I enjoyed getting to spend more time with this family. I love these brothers and the relationship they have with each other. There are some really sad moments happening in this book with their father's health decline, but they are offset wonderfully with humor and love between the boys and their parents.


This is a great series about a family that I am REALLY enjoying. I cannot wait to read Sawyer's book. We got a small glimpse of him as he has been off with the Navy and has no idea what is happening at home. A fact that he is NOT going to be happy about. It promises to be a great book although I have a feeling that it may be even more heart-wrenching than this one was.

posted by SmittenWithReading on November 21, 2011

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Most Helpful Critical Review

7 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

Ugh

Nope. Not good. The other two books i liked, this one was too much. I like explicit sex as much as the next, but when the female lead is doing 6 guys and the hero walks in and loves it and helps? My first thought is sluuuuut. Anyway, not hot!

posted by 9394860 on December 19, 2011

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 22, 2012

    praise for these authors

    i love this series!!! these books are for open minded people and hold nothing back and i love that my other favorite thing about this series repeats some in each book but from each brothers perspective which makes loads of difference. i don't like to read the same thing over and over and in this series you will not. I do not give away book details to ruin it for others so alls i will say is thank God for cowboys!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 11, 2011

    Loved it

    Its a reminder of what is really important in life.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted February 22, 2013

    Worth the price..

    I recommend you start with the first book and read all four. The story keeps you interested and dam good hot sex.. highly recommended!!!

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  • Posted September 22, 2012

    multiple cowboys!--HOT!!

    This was a great story if you like multiple partners at the same time. This was the third book in the series and has many integral parts to the whole story. Cindi could have had anyone she wanted but loved Sam from the first time she saw his photo. She was a part of the family from the beginning, the ranchhand family as well as the Compton's.

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  • Posted June 24, 2012

    highly recommend

    You fall in love with the Compass Brothers in previous 2 books. It is time to learn more about Sam. He is a sexy cowboy, who wears a business suit. He realizes that the Compass Ranch and family is calling him home. He has to learn how to reconnect to the ranch and it's family, which has grown, while he was away. He also learns how he can use his business sense to help the ranch.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 4, 2012

    good book

    good book although the first two were better. I cryied. Have some tissue ready!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 23, 2012

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  • Posted March 13, 2012

    highly recommended

    i love this book

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  • Posted February 22, 2012

    more from this reviewer

    Highly recommended

    I just love this series

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 4, 2012

    Another Compton brother winner

    Sam and Cindi's story took on a bit more kink with so many cowboys but it wasn't as over the top as I thought it would be. I can't wait to read Sawyer's story that is coming out soon.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 3, 2012

    MUST READ

    THIS SERIES IS GREAT, AND THIS BOOK IS HOT. I LOVE THE FACT THAT SHE IS WHO SHE IS AND STILL HAS THE RESPECT OF EVERYONE. AND WHATS NOT TO LOVE ABOUT A GUY WHOS HOT AND KEEPS MESSING THINGS UP AND THEN TRIES TO FIX THEM IN THE END HE GETS IT RIGHT.

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  • Posted January 3, 2012

    Highly recommend

    Great read, reminds us about family and what matters.

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  • Posted January 2, 2012

    Great Hot book but with heart

    I loved this book and let me tell you it is hot! Beyond the sex, the family dynamics of serious story of a love for a father is even better. I can't wait for the next installment.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 15, 2011

    Great Book!

    This is the third book in this series. It was very good all the right emotions like the first two. Can not wait for the last book to come out.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 22, 2012

    Great

    Waiting on book 4!!!!!

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    Posted March 16, 2012

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