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Albert Camus

Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.

Monday, January 3, 2022

I left him... Without saying goodbye... Bossed Up by the Billionaire (The Manhattan Stories #1) by VK Holt


Bossed Up

//informal// to go after something/someone with determination. To put your entire soul into achieving a desired outcome.



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Published: December 2021

Bossed Up

//informal// to go after something/someone with determination. To put your entire soul into achieving a desired outcome.

Life had dealt me so many curveballs, Struggle became my middle name.

Wouldn’t it be nice for once not to have to fight for what I want?

Enter: Mr. Perfect Stranger.
He promised me a time to remember.
I can safely vouch he kept his promise. All. Night. Long.
Trouble is, his family bought the company I work for.
And his first order of business was to remind me that I left him...
Without saying goodbye.

But that’s not the worst of it.
He wants to pick up where we left off.
Last time, I barely escaped from falling. Who’s to say that this time, I’ll be the one asking him to stay?

Bossed Up by the Billionaire is a dual POV Contemporary Romance with no cliffhanger, no cheating, and a guaranteed HEA.

EXCERPT
From the chapter The Snare of a Web

And just like that, I’m in high school all over again. From the time I was born, I’ve been in the 75th height percentile. That means I’m a smidge over average. Royce Grayson towers over me. He was a big man when I met him two years ago, and he’s even bigger now.

He could do some serious damage.
And I sure as hell want him to.
"Royce, give me my phone."

His grin spells trouble. His words even more so. "That’s all I was waiting for, Sin. I wanted to hear my name come out of that damn sexy mouth of yours. I’ve been thinking about it all day." He places the phone in my palm and his slight touch lights a trail of fire up my arm.

I ignore the sensation and glance at my phone. Besides a thin crack on the left-hand side, close to the top, the screen now has a spider web of lines starting in the lower right corner and progressing to the middle in a wide arc.

Terrific. Fine. Whatever.

My annoyance with him and his kind comes out in the harshness of my tone. "Don’t call me 'Sin,'" I say, stuffing my phone in my bag. I’m going to the bar. To hell with this.

Whatever this is.
I loop my bag over my shoulder and take a step forward to brush past him.
He stands in my way. "We need to talk."
I ignore the hope blooming in my chest. It's not right. It's not right.

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About the author:
VK Holt has been creating stories since the age of six. An author of steamy contemporary and fantasy romance, she includes both humor and angst when writing about the strong men and the sassy women who come to love them.

If she isn’t baking, she is reading, writing or walking her Chihuahua. And drinking coffee, too. Can’t forget about that.


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15 comments:

Unknown said...

Being new to the writing game, I appreciate you taking the time to help spread the word about my book. Thank you!

Goddess Fish Promotions said...

Thanks for hosting!

wghutton said...

this sounds like a great book

PAIGE said...

What a handsome billionaire. Good work and great excerpt

Kim said...

I definitely want to hear more about this story.

abfantom said...

This sounds like an interesting book and I also like the cover.

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Unknown said...

Thank you all for your kind comments and thanks to the host for their support of my book. Good luck to all in the giveaway and don't forget to pick up your copy of Bossed Up by the Billionaire for 0.99 until 07-Jan!

clc408 said...

The excerpt is interesting. Thank you for sharing it.

Sherry said...

Sounds like a great book.

Laura said...

I think this one sounds like fun.

Diane E said...

I can't wait to read this book. Thank you for the giveaway!

lildevilgirl22 said...

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Amy Woolard said...

Looking forward to reading this one!

CCAM said...

@VK Holt - You're welcome

Just bought it!

@all - thank you for interest and comments:) Good Luck!

Unknown said...


From Vk Holt
@CCAM Awww. Thanks so much! I do hope you let me know if you enjoyed it.
Thanks again to everyone!