Turn It Up [NOOK Book]

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She wants it. He’s got it…and a whole lot more.

Turner Twins, Book 2

Maxwell Turner considers his stubborn and resourceful attitude a plus. After all, it usually gets him what he wants—except for Natasha Bellingham. The long-time family friend may be ten years older than he, but so what? He’s plenty old enough to know they belong together. Now all he has to do is convince her.

Over the past few years Natasha’s...

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Turn It Up

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Overview

She wants it. He’s got it…and a whole lot more.

Turner Twins, Book 2

Maxwell Turner considers his stubborn and resourceful attitude a plus. After all, it usually gets him what he wants—except for Natasha Bellingham. The long-time family friend may be ten years older than he, but so what? He’s plenty old enough to know they belong together. Now all he has to do is convince her.

Over the past few years Natasha’s love life has degenerated into a series of bad clichés. Her biological clock is ticking—loudly. As a proven architect with her own house-design company, she’s financially ready for a baby. Who says she needs a permanent man in her life for that? She just needs a “donation”.

When Max discovers Natasha’s future plans include artificial insemination, he’s outraged. She wants to get pregnant? No problem. He’s more than willing to volunteer—no turkey basters involved.

But there’s one non-negotiable clause: He wants forever. And he intends to do everything in his power—fair and unfair—to make it happen.

Warning: This title contains one younger man ready, aimed and hell bent on giving one woman everything she wants. Includes interludes against the wall, in a Jacuzzi, on a car hood and even—shockingly enough—on a bed or two. Oh, and about that porch swing? Yup…

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781609283599
  • Publisher: Samhain Publishing, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 2/8/2011
  • Series: Turner Twins , #2
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 252
  • Sales rank: 45,507
  • File size: 760 KB

Meet the Author

Vivian Arend has hiked, biked, skied and paddled her way around most of North America and parts of Europe. All the wandering planted stories, and now they are bursting out in vivid colour. Paranormal, twisted fairytales, red-hot contemporaries—the genres are eclectic. Between times of living with no running water, she homeschools her teenaged children and tries to keep up with her husband—the instigator of most of the wilderness adventures. She loves to hear from readers: vivarend@gmail.com. You can also drop by www.vivianarend.com for more information on what’s up next. Turn It Up is her fifth print title. 

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  • Posted March 18, 2011

    Great read!

    You know, I'm not usually a fan of the "I want a baby" storyline, but Turn It Up was so much more than that. I really enjoyed it.

    Natasha "Tasha" Bellingham is a 34-year-old architect who's decided she needs to have a baby before she's 35. Since her string of loser boyfriends hasn't been very promising, she's decided to go a more "clinical" route. As the story opens, she's hung over from her "last hurrah" before she settles down and begins a more healthy and pregnancy-centric lifestyle.

    Maxwell Turner is the 24-year-old cousin of Natasha's best friend, Lila. He's had his sights set on Tasha since he graduated from college at age 17, but she's always rebuffed him. Last night, however, after he drove them home from their evening out, Tasha was so drunk she told him everything about Operation Baby. Max knows this is his chance to prove to her that he's the man for her.

    Oh, these two were so perfect together! Max was so earnest and has loved Tasha for so long, and Tasha has been burned too many times to let her heart get broken again. Max's large and boisterous family contrasts with Tasha's estranged mother and absent father. Max does everything he can to show her that he can give her child, their child - if she agrees, so much love and devotion and a large, loving family.

    When Max and Natasha finally got together, they were hot! Super sexy doesn't begin to cover it - these two were on fire in the bedroom! And I love that Max used that heat for all it was worth to wear down her self-imposed emotional walls.

    There wasn't any sort of villain or "horrible event" in the story, only Tasha's self-doubts about getting involved with a younger man and thinking she can never love again. Her situation with her best friend Lila was unresolved, which I found frustrating, but I can also see where that could happen in real life. I really liked Max's big family, especially his twin sister Maxy, and hope we'll be reading her story soon.

    All in all, Turn It Up was a super-sweet romance with lots of passion, a charming hero and a heroine who thinks she'll never find love.

    5 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 21, 2011

    Such a sweet story

    Determination does win the girl! True love conquers all.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 18, 2012

    A VERY LOVING LOVE STORY

    Between a young benius n an older woman friend n the love thag comes between them n how it works. A great book..

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 21, 2012

    Nice story

    I really liked this story even though it occurred before the first book in the series.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 7, 2014

    Loved!

    Couldn't put it down! I really loved this book.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 6, 2014

    Loved it!

    Ms. Arend very rarely disappoints & she sure hit the mark on this :-)

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  • Posted November 1, 2013

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    Good

    I enjoyed the story but would have liked have read it before Turn It On instead of the the other way around. This is really a prequel.

    I'd love to see more from the intricate Turner family in the future though.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 25, 2013

    Highly Recommended

    I enjoy everything by this author

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  • Posted July 29, 2012

    Well worth it!

    Great story of falling in love in spite of family! I could not wait to read it to the end, which came too soon! It was 416 pages of good read. I liked it so much, I bought her other book in the series just a couple of pages in this one. I also looked up the author and bought other books based on my enjoyment of this one.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 14, 2012

    Inspired me to ...

    fantasize about the younger-guy crush I had many, many years ago.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted February 3, 2012

    good ead

    After you read Turn it on you need to read this one. He wants her so badly he talks her into letting him help her with something she wants real bad. And love happens. She is ten years older than he is.

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  • Posted February 1, 2012

    Good

    I enjoyed this story once I realized that this book took place before the other one.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 13, 2012

    Good

    It looks good makes me want a b/f

    0 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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