No, actually I was scared enough that I couldn't open it. (Yeah, that thick skin I need to develop? I'm still working on it.) So I emailed my critique partners and said "Can you look at it and give me a thumbs up or down?"
An email came back from Marley saying "It is SOOO thumbs up." Yup, it sure is.
Ho boy, it SURE is! Here's a sneak peak:
Once again, Ms. Braemel demonstrates her ability to create a vibrantly refreshing story that sizzles with a burning sensuality, all with a depth of emotions that will unlock the reader's hidden desires. Personal Protection weaves a compelling and intriguing tale layered with an edge of incredibly intense conspiracy that is sure to have the reader's interest captured. Ms. Braemel outdoes herself with her well-defined and larger than life characters. For those who love bad boys, Sam Watson is sure to please with his smoldering hot desires and sexy as sin body, all with an attitude that portrays a delicious alpha hero at his finest. Rosalinda Ramos is an absolute dynamo package of stunning sensual woman with a feisty kick butt attitude and a touch of vulnerability that is utterly engaging. The strong secondary characters work well to add excitement and page turning adventure to this memorable story. Sam and Rosie's sexy shenanigans scorch the pages, offering enough spice and erotic love play, including a touch of BDSM thrills, that is so vividly described it is spellbinding. The ending showcases the author's wickedly devilish sense and humor along with her emotionally intense and heart-wrenching sense of the healing power of love will touch every part of the reader's heart.Shannon of The Romance Studio? I <3 you, 5 times over. Have you got your copy yet?
This is a delightful tale of deception and passion that is sure to stand the test of time. It is hard to believe that this is only the second book this amazing author has written! I can't wait to see more from this author.