Most Likely to Score by Lauren Blakely

March 14th, 2018 Kimberly Review 21 Comments

14th Mar
Most Likely to Score by Lauren Blakely
Most Likely to Score
by Lauren Blakely
Published by: Audible
Narrator: Andi Arndt, Zachary Webber
Length: 7 hours and 5 minutes
Genres: Contemporary Romance
Source: Author
Purchase: Amazon | Audible
Narration Rating: 5
Rating: One StarOne StarOne StarOne StarHalf a Star

It seemed like a good idea at the time…
As the team’s publicist, I need a football player to be the face of our charity calendar, and Jones Beckett needs a savvy PR woman to manage his new sponsorship deal.
A simple give and take, and I’m sure I’ll have no problem following my iron-clad rule — don’t date a player. And never ever fall for one. No matter how charming, big-hearted and devilishly clever the man is.
But you know what they say about best laid plans…
Once I start spending my off-season days and nights with Jones, I’m following a brand new playbook, one that has me falling hard for the incorrigible flirt — heart, body and mind.
That’s against the rules, and now what seemed like a bright idea has turned into a dangerously forbidden one.
It was supposed to be an I-scratch-her-back-she-scratched-mine kind of arrangement. And man, did Jillian ever drag her nails down my back on one hell of a hot night. Okay fine, it was several hot nights on the road.
Now we’re back in town and it’s time to set the play clock back to when we were simply player and publicist. Given the way the last few years have gone, I can’t risk this deal. Trouble is, I want more than than just another night with her.
What’s a guy to do when he's always been most likely to score, but the woman he’s falling for is way off limits?

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Puppies and kittens! Most Likely to Score written by Lauren Blakely and narrated by Zackery Webber and Andi Arndt delivered a delicious romance with heart and heat.

The gist of the story is this; Jillian Moore, a Chinese American publicist for the San Francisco Renegades Football team helps, Jones Beckett the team’s star receiver clean up his image with charity work, photo shoots, and puppies. This forces the two to spend time together away from the team and provided the temptation to act on their attraction to each other. This was such a fun story featuring the forbidden romance trope.

Jillian is such a sweetheart and while Jones has a reputation as a player, the man is totally swoon-worthy. I absolutely loved the back and forth banter between them. While the chemistry is there from the beginning, mutual respect and friendship soon gave way to passion.

It was fun seeing this couple transition from time away back to reality. A romance between them could ruin both of their careers. I loved how Jones tried to protect Jillian’s reputation. It was total swoon overload. Blakley kept the drama low allowing the conflict to come from outside the relationship. This allowed me to champion this couple as I rooted for a happily ever after.

Book dates with Lauren Blakley always result in insane amounts of smiles, laughter, blushes and total escapism. Her characters are down to earth and very real, making them relatable. Then she adds in adorable animals making me squee.

I discovered narrator Zackery Webber through Blakely and he does a fantastic job with Jones. He captures his personality and enhanced an already great tale. Andi Arndt brought out Jillian’s sweetness and nailed her struggles over her attraction to Jones. It felt honest and had me laughing.

Most Likely to Score delivered a feel-good romance, with charming, lovable characters and adorable animals. I devoured this and pulled off my headphones smiling.

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About Lauren Blakely

Lauren Blakely

Since self-publishing her debut romance novel CAUGHT UP IN US three years ago, Lauren Blakely has sold more than 1 million books. She is known for her sexy contemporary romance style that’s full of heat, heart and humor. A devout fan of cake and canines, Lauren has plotted entire novels while walking her four-legged friends. She lives in California with her family. With nine New York Times bestsellers, her titles have appeared on the New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal Bestseller List more than three dozen times. Her bestselling series include Sinful Nights, Seductive Nights, No Regrets, Caught Up in Love, and Fighting Fire. She recently released BIG ROCK, a sexy standalone romantic comedy that became an instant New York Times Bestseller. In the late spring, she’ll release MISTER O, another standalone romantic comedy.

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Kimberly is a coffee loving book addict who reads and listens to fictional stories in all genres. She's a self-professed Whovian, as well as a Supernatural, and Sherlock Holmes junkie, She enjoys sharing books, tips, recipes and hosting the Sunday Post. The coffee is always on and she is ready to chat...Twitter | Facebook | Instagram

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21 Responses to “Most Likely to Score by Lauren Blakely”

  1. Nick

    I had a lot of fun reading this one too, Kim. I especially liked that the heroine was Chinese American, and her dad was amazing!
    So glad you liked it too!

  2. Stefanie

    I liked reading how there’s an Asian American, female protagonist in this book. Thank you for well wishes. The husband didn’t sleep well last night. He’s suffering a bit and was going to take a day off today but he had an important meeting to attend to today. I hope he’ll come home early.

  3. Mary @StackingMyBookShelves!

    I have not read anything by this author. I like that she can get you immersed in the characters and they are believable and the story flows well. I like that the author had you laughing too. You know how I love that. I have another to put on my list! I just finished Lady Midnight so I was looking for my next book. =)

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