Ersonal relationship demons to rest before they get their "HEA I LOVED THEIR SLOW BURN RELATIONSHIP AND THE "I loved their slow burn relationship and the it scorches when they finally get together I also love how caring and supportive they are of ach other and also how their worlds revolve around Billy This is an all round amazing book with beautiful characters that have real depth and motion There were tears of both heartbreak and joy as well as lots and lots of laughter as I devoured this book Perfect A wonderful continuation of the Mixed Messages series Again the humour infused into the story is fantastic I really njoy a bit of lightheartedness amongst the drama of a love story 5 stars Heat Level 4Hilarious passionate steamy and sexyI loved this story the characters the heart the sass and the snark I loved book one but I think book 2 is One Ticket To Texas even better I loved how Jude defiedxpectations and stereotypes and was such a truly wonderful character He has a somewhat warped view on relationships and while understandable I m so glad Asa could heal this part of him along with Dylan via Gabe were able to knock some sense into JudeThe little family Jude and Asa made together no matter how it started was a joy to watch unfold The shenanigans and hilariousness are perfectly balanced with hard truths healing and a fair bit of sarcasm but it all weaves its way together and into your heart I found it a joy to read to and can t wait for book 3Highly recommended hilarious perfectionThanks for reading The beautiful underwear model Jude with secrets and responsibilities that Helpmate eclipse hismotional desires and dreams When his upstairs neighbours bathroom drops through Jude s ceiling he needs somewhere to stay for a while Enter the gorgeous actor Asa step brother of fellow model and sometimes hook up Honestly the antics Jude gets up to when Asa deems him shallow and brainless are brilliant But brainless he isnt Deal Maker book 2 in what is shaping up to be a fabulous series 1st book Deal Breaker Dylan and Gabe Deal Maker sees Jude Dylan s best friend and Asa meet and navigate their way to a HEAJude Bailey Male model gifted ducator he s as loyal as the day is long He s spending his twenties as a model to help out at home its not a perfect life but it s his life Everything gets messed up when his apartment is flooded and becomes UNLIVEABLE HE S OFFERED A PLACE He s offered a place stay with a friend s step brother Maybe if he helps out in xchange for room and board that will work for them bothAsa Jacob award winning actor currently having a resurgence of popularity is a father to a five year old and comes with a Hercules full of baggage He s calm friendly and likeable he just hates modelsThis book was a slight divergence to Lily Morton s first book in that there was no To him making a new deal and accepting the offer of help from an unlikely source It leads to an unexpected summer of falling in love with a larger than life man and his childBut by the nd of the summer his reasons for not staying are still valid Will he turn away Can heAsa is a talented actor who has spent time away from the scene to look after his son But now hes back and the last thing he needs are complications from the gorgeous man who is staying with him Scarred from ,
God help me I laughed so hard I cried when reading this novel Jude was introduced in Rule Breaker Dylan s best friend He gets his own happily ver after here I must say I m very glad the bathtub didn t land on him in the beginning of the story From the #blurb i thought he or asa were physically #I thought he or Asa were physically and Jude helped out as a result of thatBut no a bathtub makes Jude s flat unlivable and after a very dim friend gives him directions to where he can stay for a few months he sets off only to be brought up by reuiring a password to Black British Cultural Studies: A Reader enter the pink palace He guesses the password successfully the word poo is involved andnters another world A world filled with dour characters Gypsy World: The Silence of the Living and the Voices of the Dead excellent cooks man buns and a cherubic little boy who steals his heart before the father does I thinkInsults though not deliberate set Jude on the path being deliberately vacuous with absolutely hilarious results The tuxedo was truly genius As a result his temporaryrstwhile landlord and non wage paying boss is left floundering for some weeks while Jude wreaks merry havoc on his life When Asa realises that Jude isn t the vacuous model he initially thinks he finds it hard to say anything Bryozoan Evolution even when Jude turns his life upside down in the funniest of ways When he finally admits he knows Jude isn t stupid and apologies their love story begins It doesn tnd without some angst but that is to be Crisis and Continuity at the Abbasid Court: Formal and Informal Politics in the Caliphate of Al-Muqtadir (295-320/908-32) expectedI highly recommend this hilariously love story This is a beautiful funny sexy book Had me laughing and smiling and lovingverything about it The sizzle in the story is just the icing on the cake This book was so hilarious I genuinely laughed out loud I thought the first scene was hilarious and it got Silvers Edge even funny from there on inI can t getnough of Asa and Jude I m a sucker for kind but uirky characters and amid all of the jokes and laughter I fell absolutely in love with these two Billy was fantastic as well as all of the other supporting charactersI didn t realise this was part of a series but I can t wait to read of Lily Morton s work after this This story is so so good We met Jude in book 1 of the "SERIES AND I HAVE BEEN SO LOOKING FORWARD TO "and I have been so looking forward to story Jude is a male model with an normous heart immense loyalty and a sense of humour that is biting and hilarious I laughed out loud at things he said so many times When he has to move out of his flat a friend of his tells him he can move in with his step brother Asa who is a famous movie star Despite huge fame and success Asa is incredibly humble and grounded The most important thing in his life is his 5 year old son Billy who also says things that had me laughing out loud and he is an incredible father The moment Jude and Asa meet there is chemistry but they need to lay their own Sometimes your mouth makes deals that your heart cant honourJude is a highly successful model but a very reluctant one His life is full of casual hook ups with pretty men in glamorous locations but its still mpty However circumstances decreed a long time ago that this was his path so hes resolutely stayed on it and accepted his fate with good grace He made a deal with himself and his hook ups Get in get out and no ties with anyoneHowever an accident at home one night leads. ,
Heating and less anger which we saw a lot of in the first book with Gabe trying to reconcile himself to his attraction to Dylan Deal Maker has Asa and Jude meet when Jude is offered a place to stay while his apartment is being repaired they start a somewhat odd mployeremployee relationship because Asa judged Jude without cause based solely on his modelling and it takes a while for the two men to move from tentative warring co workers to friends to lovers It was a fabulous journey to watch unfold a slow burn that was made delicious because we saw the men falling in love "With Each Other A Page At A "each other a page at a was just so damn friendly and open and calm and Jude was a delight loyal and loving and funny as hell Their connection seemed real and add in the kid Billy not normally a fan of kids and the plot just worked so well that the book flowed at a good pace from start to finish Some very funny laugh out loud moments in this book I really njoyed it cover to cover Add in Peggy Asa s loyal housekeeper and Amos Asa s depressive older
driver and this book had it all ven without Jude s fabulous accepting parentsExtra njoyable wasand this book had it all Come Hell or High Water: Feminism and the Legacy of Armed Conflict in Central America even without Jude s fabulous accepting parentsExtranjoyable was small return letters to the fans from Asa so self depreciating the short letters were pure fun and genius not unlike the mails between Gabe and Dylan in the 1st book So good I bough I really liked Jude in Book 1 so I was so pleased when we got to find out his story When Jude s father has an accident on his farm Jude leaves Uni and becomes a model to pay off his family s farm debts After many failed relationships with men who did not
UNDERSTAND HIS COMMITMENT TO HIS FAMILYhis commitment to his family became very jaded and refused to look for anything other than hook ups When his apartment is water damaged his current bed warmer Dean suggests he move in with his step brother the actor Asa Jacobs who can offer room and board for helping him as his assistant Unfortunately Asa hates models and thinks Jude is an airhead with loose morals I have to say this Getting to know your bosslandlord was funny as Jude played the role of dizzy male modelI really loved their story and thoroughly njoyed this book Jude and Asa are a sweet funny pair with great chemistry If this is the only book you ve read by Lily Morton you ll love it in a snort laugh out loud way but as it is now my third by her I m getting a bit jaded Jude and Asa are Dylan and Gabe with a few tweaks I found myself skimming from about the 60% point because it was all sounding a bit too familiarI really like Lily Morton and this is a well written feel good romance but as part of a series it needs to be original with characters who feel uniue rather than just a reimagining of people we ve already read about I hope Henry s story takes a new directio. Oo many betrayals he has no intention of forming a lasting tie with anyone However he cant resist the beautiful man with secrets and to his horror he develops feelingsBut a deals a deal and they said it was just for the summer What can Asa do with a man who has forever in his yes and goodbye on his lipsFrom the bestselling author of Rule Breaker comes another scorchingly hot romantic comedyThis is the second book in the Mixed Messages series but it can be read as a standalo.