Paradise Rules

Paradise Rules

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by Beth Kery
     
 

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From the author of Sweet Restraint comes a story about one woman's island, under another man's rules...

To most people, Hawaii's crystal blue shores are an inviting opportunity to escape reality. But for Lana Rodriguez, who grew up there, the picture-perfect vacation getaway disguises the bitter truths she escaped years ago, and not without some…  See more details below

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From the author of Sweet Restraint comes a story about one woman's island, under another man's rules...

To most people, Hawaii's crystal blue shores are an inviting opportunity to escape reality. But for Lana Rodriguez, who grew up there, the picture-perfect vacation getaway disguises the bitter truths she escaped years ago, and not without some emotional scars. Now a successful blues singer, Lana is returning to Waikiki to control her own destiny, with a bold defiance when it comes to men, romance, and sex.

A local celebrity, businessman, and island god, Jason Koa is every woman's dream, but for Lana, it's not love at first sight. Though their start is rocky, they can't deny the passions they arouse in each other. Jason decides it's time to show Lana who makes the rules on this island, and in the bedroom. But will Jason's attempt at breaking Lana's shell reveal secrets that neither are prepared to face, or will they allow themselves to get swept away by a tidal wave of desire?

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
Praise for Paradise Rules

“One erotic tidal wave.”—Fallen Angel Reviews

“I found it impossible to set the book down.”—Night Owl Reviews

“Hotter than the hinges of hell. The love scenes are scorching…You can’t go wrong with Paradise Rules.”—Manic Readers

“The kind of hot/sweet romantic combination that I…expect from Beth Kery.”—The Book Binge

“Romance that has both the eroticism and the emotional conflict.”—Dear Author (Recommended Read)

“I definitely recommend Paradise Rules.”—All About Romance

"A flawless romance that is sure to stand the test of time.”—The Romance Studio (five hearts)

And praise for New York Times bestselling author Beth Kery

“Wicked good storytelling.”—Jaci Burton, New York Times bestselling author

“Clever and hot…A thrilling, seductive twist!”—Shayla Black, New York Times bestselling author

“Explosive and intense—highly recommended.”—Lisa Marie Rice

“Scorchingly erotic, packed with raw tension and a hotter-than-sin hero…Beth Kery is an autobuy.”—Larissa Ione, New York Times bestselling author

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781101148631
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/06/2009
Sold by:
Penguin Group
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
70,841
File size:
300 KB
Age Range:
18 Years

What People are saying about this

From the Publisher
Praise for Paradise Rules

“One erotic tidal wave.”—Fallen Angel Reviews

“I found it impossible to set the book down.”—Night Owl Reviews

“Hotter than the hinges of hell. The love scenes are scorching…You can’t go wrong with Paradise Rules.”—Manic Readers

“The kind of hot/sweet romantic combination that I…expect from Beth Kery.”—The Book Binge

“Romance that has both the eroticism and the emotional conflict.”—Dear Author (Recommended Read)

“I definitely recommend Paradise Rules.”—All About Romance

"A flawless romance that is sure to stand the test of time.”—The Romance Studio (five hearts)

And praise for New York Times bestselling author Beth Kery

“Wicked good storytelling.”—Jaci Burton, New York Times bestselling author

“Clever and hot…A thrilling, seductive twist!”—Shayla Black, New York Times bestselling author

“Explosive and intense—highly recommended.”—Lisa Marie Rice

“Scorchingly erotic, packed with raw tension and a hotter-than-sin hero…Beth Kery is an autobuy.”—Larissa Ione, New York Times bestselling author

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Meet the Author

Beth Kery loves romance, and the more emotionally laden and sexy the romance the better. She holds a doctorate in the behavioral sciences and finds the internal world of human beings to be a constant source of fascination.

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Paradise Rules 4.1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
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harstan More than 1 year ago
Blues singer Ailana "Lana" Rodriguez hides her Hawaiian background because she knows first-hand from her childhood that paradise is a sham. She vowed to leave the islands the first chance she got and did. Although she prefers to never return to her home state, Lana reluctantly agrees to accompany her best friend to Waikiki on vacation after a marriage to a sleaze went sour. Lana and local surf school instructor and celebrity Jason Koa meet with each feeling the attraction between them although she transmits icy tundra at him. However, Lana wants nothing to do with the chick magnet while he makes it clear he desires her. They soon share a vacation getaway filled with passion until pictures of the pair surface that could only mean family betrayal. She wants to flee back to the mainland, but he and his kin shower her with love. This is a terrific look at the islands paradise from a different perspective; a native who escaped and loathes Hawaii. The relationship between Lana and Jason starts off colder than the polar region as she is Ms. B*tchy and he reacts accordingly. When it thaws, the heat melts the polar cap. However, a serpent in Eden may break up the couple as they fall in love because trusting men ended with the tune "Over the Rainbow" due to her late abusive father. Harriet Klausner
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The book is a $1.99 but the ebook is 12.99?