The Professional

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The highly anticipated complete novel of The Professional—the first installment in #1 New York Times bestselling author Kresley Cole’s scorching Game Maker series, an erotica collection that has readers asking: How hot is too hot?

Meet the Professional.

Mafiya enforcer Aleksandr “The Siberian” Sevastyan’s loyalty to his boss is unwavering, until he meets the boss's long-lost daughter, a curvy, tantalizing redhead who haunts his mind and heats ...

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Overview

The highly anticipated complete novel of The Professional—the first installment in #1 New York Times bestselling author Kresley Cole’s scorching Game Maker series, an erotica collection that has readers asking: How hot is too hot?

Meet the Professional.

Mafiya enforcer Aleksandr “The Siberian” Sevastyan’s loyalty to his boss is unwavering, until he meets the boss's long-lost daughter, a curvy, tantalizing redhead who haunts his mind and heats his blood like no other. Ordered to protect her, Aleksandr will do anything to possess her as well—on his own wicked terms.

He makes the rules.

Grad student Natalie Porter has barely recovered from her first encounter with the dark and breathtaking Siberian when he whisks her away to Russia, thrusting her into a world of extreme wealth and wanton pleasures.

In the game of obsession, two players are better than one.

Yet all is not as it seems. To remove Natalie from an enemy’s reach, Aleksandr spirits her into hiding. From an opulent palace in Russia to the decadent playgrounds of the mega-rich in Paris, the two lovers tempt each other’s boundaries to discover whether their darkest—and most forbidden—fantasies really can come true...

Previously released as The Professional—Parts 1, 2, and 3 as ebook exclusives.

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Editorial Reviews

Publishers Weekly
03/24/2014
Cole’s first Game Maker contemporary erotic romance (originally released in three digital segments) relies on adrenaline and inevitability. Natalie Porter’s curiosity about her birth parents leads her to the heart of the Russian mafia. Her father sends bodyguard Aleksandr Sevastyan first to watch over Natalie, and then to kidnap her and take her to Russia. Amid the dangers of mob life, Natalie and Aleksandr form a passionate, kinky relationship. Cole treads an old path with uncertain footing, as if conducting a tour at dangerous speeds, and there are few surprises. Though her depiction of BDSM enthusiasts sometimes lapses into stereotype, her enthusiastic writing helps to make up for it. This is wish-fulfillment fantasy written in a smooth voice that makes the best of an orphan girl’s sudden rise to a life of wealth, passion, and danger. (May)
Kyra Davis
"Kresley Cole brought the heat with this one, delivering page-melting erotic scenes that you'll have to read to believe. With a breathtakingly intense alpha hero and alovable heroine, The Professional is a feast for the senses not to be missed!"
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781476762319
  • Publisher: Gallery Books
  • Publication date: 5/6/2014
  • Series: Game Maker Series
  • Pages: 400
  • Sales rank: 54,971
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Meet the Author

Kresley Cole

Kresley Cole is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the electrifying Immortals After Dark paranormal series, the young adult Arcana Chronicles series, the erotic Gamemakers Series, and five award-winning historical romances. A master’s grad and former athlete, she has traveled over much of the world and draws from those experiences to create her memorable characters and settings. Her IAD books have been translated into eighteen foreign languages, garnered three RITA awards, and consistently appear on the bestseller lists, in the US and abroad. You can learn more about her and her work at KresleyCole.com or Facebook.com/KresleyCole.

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The Professional

“Mommy issues. Serial cheater. Humor void. Two-pump chump.” With each guy who entered the campus bar, I ticked off my initial impression to my drunken friends.

I had an uncanny knack for sizing up males—I was a regular “manalyst.” My secret? I always went negative, and the guys, well, they always accommodated.

The girls at the table—several of my roommate’s friends and a couple of mine—looked at me like I was a fun sideshow act, their carny pal. Drinks were perpetually free.

After the week I’d had, my dinner of salt, tequila, and lime was hitting the spot.

My best friend Jessica murmured at my ear, “You better be careful, you picky prude, or else you’ll take your hymen to your grave. Like a skin tag.”

She alone knew that I’d never given it up—and why. “Low blow, Jess,” I said without any heat. Like her, it took a lot to get me ruffled, which was one of the reasons we made such great roommates.

Other than that, we were as different as we could be. Whereas she was leggy and tan with twinkling blue eyes and cropped black hair, I was short and top-heavy, with long red hair and pale-as-a-porcelain-sink skin.

I was a workaholic studyaholic, pursuing my history PhD. After years’ worth of incompletes, Jess had finally dipped a toe into the core courses of her major—leisure studies—and decided college was “a racket” for “wretched fucks.” Though it was midsemester, she was heading out tomorrow for a tour of the Greek Isles with her wealthy family.

Another round of tequila shooters arrived, sent by a trio of frat boys a few tables away. We raised our glasses, then dutifully licked, pounded, and sucked. The tequila, not the boys.

While other women might look at these superficially attractive guys and see potential mates or even fun one-night stands, I saw impending headaches. Other girls got hot and bothered by their lines and pickups; I just got bothered.

But I hadn’t always been that way.

“Do the frat boys, Nat!” our friend Polly cried. She was a sturdy corn-fed Nebraska girl—her family’s farm was in a small town outside Lincoln, just a few miles away from ours. Well, not ours anymore, since Mom had sold out last year.

“Too easy,” I said, having already sized up the trio. The first guy had been constantly checking sports scores on TV while his leg jogged. The second was a bleary mess whose own friends rolled their eyes at his drunkenness. The third one’s grooming and clothing were fanatically perfect, and he kept checking his appearance in the mirror behind the bar.

“From left to right, then?” I said. “Inveterate gambler, habitual drunk, and—how should I put this?—the third is ill-equipped.”

I sighed. Yep, those guys were too easy to read. Where was the excitement? Here I was at the same Lincoln bar I always went to, with the same crowd I always hung around. I had an early work shift tomorrow at one restaurant, a late one at the other, and classes to take and to teach on Monday. I’d been averaging five hours of sleep a night for the last few weeks. What was I even doing here?

I guessed I could sleep when I was dead.

“I’ve chosen my quarry for the evening,” beautiful Jess said. “Ill-equipped is mine.” As per her usual, she would pick up another conquest and take him back to his place—so she could leave when finished with him. “His type,” she continued blithely, “usually make up for any shortcomings with their mouths. True story.”

I told her, “And you better be careful, Jessebel, or else you’ll collect another admirer who clings like lichen.”

“I can’t help it that this is the Bermuda Triangle”—she pointed at her crotch—“when guys venture there, they tend to stay.”

I tapped my chin. “Oh, I thought you called it that because it’s sucked in lots of seamen.”

Between guffaws, she said, “That’s a completely fair statement!”

We could laugh about it now, but I’d lived with the aftermath of her affairs: the desperate gifts, the late-night phone calls, the stalking.

What was the point of all the drama? Of all that angst? Dating, love, and sex were all overrated—as I’d repeatedly tried to explain to Jess. She would get this secretive smile and say, “You’re gonna get blindsided one day. I only hope I’m there to see it. . . .”

When the laughter died down, Polly said, “Do him,” with a wave at the door.

“Fine.” Exhaling with boredom—earn your booze, carny—I turned toward the entrance. And saw the baddest-looking man I’d ever encountered.

His eyes were a vivid gold, stark against his thick black hair. He wore it longish, the ends brushing his collar. He had a roman nose that had likely been broken and a razor-thin scar that sliced down across both lips. A fighter?

Yet that didn’t fit with his expensive clothing: a tailored black coat and dress shirt, dark gray slacks, black leather shoes and belt. Through Jess, I’d learned enough about fashion to recognize fine threads. His outfit probably cost more than my entire wardrobe.

When he stood at the bar and ordered a drink, I saw that he had three rings on one hand, a ring on his other thumb, and a wicked-looking tattoo peeking out from his starch-stiff collar. His style was a mix of privileged and street.

He was tall, with a lean, muscular build, and looked maybe twenty-nine or thirty, but his face was weary, as an older man’s would be. With those rough-hewn features, he was ruggedly handsome, yet not classically so.

There was an aura of ennui about him, but he also seemed hyper-alert. What the hell? My internal manalyzer whirred with confusion. Does not compute!

I could feel my friends staring at me, but I was at a loss. “I . . . I got nothing.” Was he a brawler or a rich playboy or both? I was also sensing top notes of European—along with strong undertones of dangerous!

He was like a history book written in a script I’d never seen. Fascinating.

Jess pinched my side, drawing my attention to her smug grin. “You can close your mouth now, hooker.” In a patronizing tone, she said, “Welcome to my world—where first meetings are always in slo-mo and the song ‘At Last’ repeats on a loop.”

No, no, her world was angsty and overwrought. So why had my gaze darted back to the man?

“That’s one hot piece of tackle—in a cage-fighter/GQ model mash-up kind of way.” Jess wasn’t going to let this go. “Probably gets more ass than a toilet seat. But he got you to look twice, which makes him a rare and wondrous creature, this bar’s very own unicorn. Requires closer investigation, don’t you think?”

I could question him, type him, then discard all thoughts of him. I was just tipsy enough to consider it. “I should go up and introduce myself?”

She nodded. “Unless you’re a twat. Now, go forth with confidence, for you look cute-iful tonight.”

Jess’s style was SEXY GLAM! Mine? See-me-love-me, motherfleckers. Yet tonight, I was wearing a hip-hugging suede skirt and a slinky red top—one of Jess’s fashion-forward, low-cut numbers. For once, my bra wasn’t a minimizer.

This outfit had come about because the clothes I’d normally wear—jeans and a turtleneck—were all in an overflowing laundry hamper. I’d worn the black knee-high boots Jess had bought me, to show appreciation in front of her.

I rose, smoothed my wavy hair over my shoulder, then tugged down my skirt, prompting Jess to give me a loud slap on the ass for encouragement. As I passed their table, Ill-Equipped and Habitual Drunk raised their glasses to me, which didn’t hurt my confidence.

Once I was halfway over to Badass, his eyes locked on me. His gaze grew heated, and immediately the area felt smaller, warmer. I squelched the urge to fan myself. For the first time in my life, I was a little . . . giddy.

When I sidled up to him at the bar, he turned fully to me. Up close, he was even more intimidating, even more attractive. Taller than I’d thought.

His spellbinding eyes were the color of amber, irises ringed with black.

As I noted additional details—scarred knuckles, tattoos on his fingers under those rings, chiseled jawline clean-shaven—I perceived the heat coming off his big body. Then I got my first mind-numbing hit of his scent.

Crisp, masculine, intoxicating.

Blindsiding.

Speak, Nat. I had to look up to face him. “Uh, hi, I’m Natalie.” I offered him my hand to shake. He didn’t take it. Okay . . . I swallowed. “Can I buy you a drink?” Was that a vodka rocks he’d ordered? He didn’t look like a 7&7 type of guy.

He canted his head, studying my face—the same way I studied men’s expressions. Still he said nothing. Maybe he didn’t speak the language. UNL had a lot of overseas students. “Drink?” I pointed to his untouched glass and mimed a shot.

His expression gave away so little, it was like I was talking to a wall.

As my cheeks flushed, I muttered, “Sooo, this went well. Good talk, buddy.” With a mortified smile, I turned around—

A callused palm closed around my elbow, his rings cool compared to his skin. The contact was so electric, I shivered.

“Wait,” he said. Had there been a subtle v sound to that w?

My heart leapt—maybe he was . . . Russian. I turned around, a genuine smile on my face now. “Are you from Russia?” I added, “Zdrav-stvooi-tee.”  Hello.

He still cupped my elbow. How could his hand be so hot? I stifled imaginings of him cupping other parts of me, those hands spreading heat in their wake. . . .

“You speak my language, then?”

Bingo, a Russian! “A bit,” I said with delight. I could grill him about the country, learning more about my birthplace! “I took a class or two.” Or five. My master’s had required fluency in a second language, and I’d chosen Russian.

He swept his glance around, his stance alert, as if someone might throw a punch at any second. Then he met my gaze once more. “Of all the men in this bar, you choose me to approach?” His English was very good, though heavily accented. “Are you looking for trouble?”

With a confidence I didn’t feel, I teasingly said, “Maybe I am.” I sounded breathy—I still hadn’t caught my breath since he’d first touched me. “Have I found it?”

He glanced down, seeming surprised that he was still holding my arm. He abruptly released me, growing angrier by the second. “No, little girl. You have not.” With a disgusted look, he turned away and stalked out.

I stared at the door, battling my bewilderment. What just happened? I’d seen interest in his gaze, hadn’t I?

Yet then he’d acted like a vampire who’d discovered I was a fucking sunbeam.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 22, 2013

    Wow great start

    I have loved Cole's seres for years . No exception here. A lot a negative reviews were not enough love scenes to be considered erotic, but I have the faith next installment that is about to change. For me, there was enough and this first set was more of a character development . When all three are done, it will be enough for any erotic lover like myself. Waiting not so patiently.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 16, 2013

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    Natalie has been searching for her biological parents for the pa

    Natalie has been searching for her biological parents for the past 6 years. She's hired a PI who's finally gotten a good lead and then he disappears with all Natalie's money and information. Then while out with her friends using her "manalyzer" skills she spots Mr. GQ model/Cage fighter hot piece of Russian man walking into the bar and Natalie is at a loss for words and her manalyzer seems to be broken. 

    Sevastyan was hired by Natalie's biological father to watch over her. When there is a behind the scenes threat to Natalie's life, Sevastyan is forced to confront Natalie and take her to Russia where she will be safe.

    I cannot give this book 5 stars simply because it's a cliffhanger. I mean... part 1, 2 and 3 are all 120 pages each so why not make it one book? Seriously, is it about money because Kresley Cole is an auto buy for me and Im sure a lot of other people out there feel the same way. Everything she writes is AH-MAZIN! So, with that being said... The Professional: Part 1 is no exception. It really is a good flippin novella and I can't wait to read the rest of the series. 

    Kresley Cole is the master at writing about sexual situations and tension. The naughty parts of this novella are super hot and well written. Even though Natalie and Sevastyan don't now each other very well, you can feel the chemistry between them. Natalie is the educated coed and eager virgin and Sevastyan is the reluctant bodyguard with on and off again emotions towards Natalie. I would also like to say that we definitely need more 69ing in our books. There doesn't seem to be nearly enough. 

    Overall, this was a fantastic read as I expected. The only thing that I don't like is that this leaves you with a cliffhanger and now I have to wait until January to read the next one. The sexual situations were HAWT and the overall story is really good. 

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 16, 2013

    Classic Cole

    I have read a lot of eroctic romances, but the romance usually leaves me cold. Usually the love scenes are predictable and the H/h are unlikable.

    But I have also read a lot Ms Cole, and her novels always hot. This is no exception. Nat is wonderful to listen to, the book is from her POV. She funny and smart and someone I would like to be bbf with, which is so unlike these other ER coming out now. Cole hits this one out of park. Its new but classic Cole which I continue to love. Oh yeah the book HOT HOT HOT! LOVE SIBRIAN!

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 16, 2013

    And now for something COMPLETELY different!

    For those who've devoured the IAD series and also Kresley's Arcana Chronicles series for teens, you know to expect in your face humor, extremely sexy Immortals of all ilk, and unforgettable characters who live and breathe their way off the page. Oh, how I wish "the Siberian" would live and breathe his way toward me - which is pretty much what our heroine, the corn-fed, mid-Westerner Natalie thinks when she first sets eyes on him while at a bar "manalyzing" guys for her friends. But this hulking hunk of hotness she cannot read, and maybe that's just as well. She'd certainly never believe the story he feeds her later when he turns up at her house, abducts her in nothing but her robe, stuffs her on a private plane, and jets her off to what turns out to be her motherland and the father she's been seeking. Of course, she's got no luggage, no passport, heck, she's got no underwear...but he's not taking no for an answer.

    Yes, this book is different from her others which rate in the sexy-sexy scale on my own ratings meter. The Professional is more explicit (just sayin') to the point you may have to climb in a bath to cool down. On second thought...you might want to avoid the bath unless you have a professional nearby to lend aid!

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 24, 2014

    Highly recommend you read this book. Loved it!!!

    If you are a fan of Kresley Cole's Immortals series, you will love The Professional. Cole does not disappoint. The story line is great. There are bits of humor typical of Cole's writing style. There are times you may be as frustrated as Natalie but when you finally learn why Savastian is the way he is, you can't help but feel for the guy. If you like stories with big, ripped hot men with tatoos and blazing hot sex scenes then The Professional is a must read! If you don't care for stories with very dominant men with dominating ways, then you may think twice before purchasing My only disappointment is that there isn't more to read. I hope Kresley Cole continues to write more in this genre!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 1, 2014

    Another amazing Kresley Cole

    Wow! I cant wait for the next installment!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 2, 2014

    Great read!!!

    I love kresley and this book is definately up to her standards.can t wait for the next installment.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 30, 2013

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    Natalie has always wondered who her biological parents are. She¿

    Natalie has always wondered who her biological parents are. She’s hired a private investigator in the hopes of finding them but when her PI goes missing she finds herself back at ground zero. So imagine her surprise when a hot Russian shows up demanding that she leave with him to meet her father. Fast forward her kidnapping and a private jet to Russia, she finally gets a chance to meet her father. A father who just so happens to be Mafia.

    The characters were really interesting to read. Natalie is a girl who’s very perceptive when it comes to men. Even though she’s still a virgin, she calls them like she sees them. However, when Sevastyan walks into the bar she draws a blank. Little does she know that he’s been watching over her for a month. A bodyguard sent by her biological father to protect her. But Sevastyan isn’t all that he seems. As the story progresses you start to get bits and pieces about his past as well as new developments about his character. Even at the end, the man is still a mystery to me. A mystery that I’d love to solve.

    Even though the whole kidnapping, flying to Russia was a bit far fetched… it was highly entertaining and amped up the suspense. Not to mention that all the guys on her father’s estate walked around with rifles, ready to kill. However, regardless of the surroundings, her father was really mellow and friendly. I still don’t fully understand what his title is in the Mafia other than the “Clockmaker”.

    This is the first book by Kelsey that I’ve read so I can’t really compare it to her other work which I know is really popular. But I’ll be honest, this definitely won’t be my last. Not only is her story telling on point but the characters are really likable. There’s great humor throughout the book and when the woman says this is erotica, she delivers! Holy cannoli! *Fans herself* There were a handful of hot and steamy moments.

    Will I be continuing with the series? Hell yeah! It had everything that I look for in an erotic story. Sexy scenes, likable characters and an awesome backbone of a story to back it all up. Yup, I will not only be waiting impatiently for the next book to come out but I’ll also be running to the library to see if they have her other books as well. Might as well brush up on her other work while I’m waiting for Part II.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 29, 2013

    holy cow!!!!

    Yep. She wasn't kidding....gorgeous sexy erotica!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 29, 2013

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    For a frustrating serial, this was a good read

    ABOUT THE BOOK

    He makes the rules . . .
    Mafiya enforcer Aleksandr "The Siberian" Sevastyan’s loyalty to his boss is unwavering, until he meets the boss’s long-lost daughter, a curvy, tantalizing redhead who haunts his mind and heats his blood like no other. Ordered to protect her, Sevastyan will do anything to possess her as well—on his own wicked terms.

    Rules are made to be broken . . .
    PhD student Natalie Porter had barely recovered from her first sight of the breathtakingly gorgeous Sevastyan before the professional hit man whisks her away to Russia, thrusting her into a world of extreme wealth and wanton pleasures. With every day she spends under his protection, she falls deeper under his masterful spell.

    Are you ready to play?
    Yet all is not as it seems. To remove Natalie from an enemy’s reach, Sevastyan spirits her into hiding. From an opulent palace in Russia to the decadent playgrounds of the mega-wealthy in Paris, the two lovers will discover that even their darkest—and most forbidden—fantasies can come true…

    MY REVIEW:

    Oh, Ms. Cole, how I love thee…let me count the ways.

    I was so friggen excited to read this book and I was completely wrapped up in it where I couldn’t put it down. Then, as I’m stuck COMPLETLEY in it….I turn the page…and nothing. Nada. Well, that’s not necessarily true, there were a whole lot of curse words and frustrations, seeing as after research and internet searches I found this to be a serial.

    Trilogies connected drive me insane, but serials really kill me. I can’t, I just can’t get into serials and that may just be my preference, but in the end I really feel like these are a way for publishers to drain a reader. Then, I have to reread the first part of it when months later, the second is released. Then again, when the third is released. And so on and so forth.

    Outside of that frustration, I genuinely liked it. Ms. Cole can write like nobody else. She is great with descriptions and getting you inside the character’s head. There were a few things that really stood out to me as a tinny bit unbelievable, such as the whole plane and lack of passport thing, but I was willing to let it go since I was enjoying the book. The intimate scenes were really hot, and the chemistry between the two leads was off the charts.

    I bumped it down a star based on that unbelievable factor and the serial, but I do still wanna pass this one with four stars for a great story, and one that will get better once all the pieces are in place.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 29, 2013

    Xxx

    Can't wait!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 28, 2013

    Omg

    I love everything she writes and was a litle if-y about this series and man i was blown away!!! It was the best ever and the sex scenes were amazing n steamy...a freaking MUST READ!PLEASE

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  • Posted December 27, 2013

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    A Must Read for IAD Fans!! I am a HUGE fan of Kresley Cole's th

    A Must Read for IAD Fans!!

    I am a HUGE fan of Kresley Cole's the Immortals After Dark Series (IAD), so as soon as I heard she was releasing an Erotica series I was curious and had to read it.  IAD is a sizzling adult romance series so I was curious to see how much hotter Kresley will go in The Professional.  To my surprise it was just a little bit more graphic sex scenes, so don't let the "erotica" label scare you off!

    What I love about the IAD series is that Kresley Cole creates heroines that are intelligent and independent. I was so pleased that The Professional continues this pattern. Natalie Porter is a PHD student who has worked hard to put herself through school.  But she meets the sexy and mysterious Aleksandr Sevastyan and her life is completely changed.  Instead of finishing her PHD she is whisked away to Russia. Natalie is thrust into a new world of palaces and expensive gifts, and is also surrounded by men who believe that women are fragile and should be protected.  But the intelligent Natalie refuses to be kept in the dark and tries to maintain her independence in this new life.

    The Professional does earn it's "erotica" label, the scenes are steamy and graphic.  But there is also a great story happening here.  The story of a "farmgirl" landing in a new glamorous life is a modern day fairytale - but with a mafia twist! And there are some "shady" characters that Natalie meets, so I am curious to see what happens next.

    What I don't like is that this book is being released in parts (but eventually will be sold as a complete book). I would rather have the entire story instead of having to wait! This is why I rated it 4.5 starts instead of 5!  But I still would recommend this book to readers, especially to IAD fans and readers who love a combination of romance and action or mystery!  

    **I received an ARC from Netgalley**

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 25, 2013

    Can't wait for Parts 2 & 3

    As soon as I finished reading Part 1 I went on line and ordered Part 2 & 3 for my Nook.
    Loved the simplicity of the read and I have to say the scenes were better than 50 Shades.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 22, 2013

    Love her books, and this one was truely addicting. Cant wait for

    Love her books, and this one was truely addicting. Cant wait for more. Loved the story, the characters, and it is hot.  

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 22, 2013

    This book is worth every penny.

    The book is fast paced, the dialouge interesting, the characters are phenomenal! I will buy every last one of the books in this series. My only complaint is that it is not necessary to split the book into a series. Its that GOOD. I would have paid the six dollars for the whole thing. Great job Kresley.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 21, 2013

    Love it

    !

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 21, 2013

    Great read.

    Could not put it down. Can't wait for the next one!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 21, 2013

    Kresley Cole has once again produced lovable characters with liv

    Kresley Cole has once again produced lovable characters with lives we wish we had. Especially the unashamed Jess who would be an awesome roommate most of the time (I doubt she's the tidiest of people).

    I love the Siberian and DAMN!!
    Nat is one lucky woman to have him as her personal bodyguard.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 20, 2013

    Hot hot hot!

    Love this author! Part one was steamy and enthralling from beginning to end and while I hate cliffhangers I just can't wait for part 2!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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