Masquerade (The Game Series #3)

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Masquerade (The Game Series #3)
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Release Date
January 07, 2014
ISBN
978-1455576326
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Maddox Cross has always had to be tough. When his father went to jail for murder, the teenager took care of his sister and mother. Now on his own and working security at a night club, Maddox wants to become a tattoo artist-a dream that comes closer to reality when he falls for the hottest, most tatted woman he's ever seen. She's wild and beautiful, and Maddox will do anything to be with her.

Bee Malone came to town to open up her new tattoo parlor, Masquerade. Since being kidnapped as a young girl, Bee has had trouble getting close to anyone. But when she meets Maddox, she sees that under his hard biker's body is the sensitive soul of an artist. What starts out as a sizzling one-night stand soon becomes so much more.

Bee wants Maddox to join her tattoo business, but letting him into her life means revealing all her most intimate secrets. And as the past begins to intertwine with her present, Bee fears their love may not be as permanent as their ink . . .

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Realistic and engaging!
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First of all, I will read ANYTHING Nyrae Dawn writes. I have loved all of her books so far, and this one is no exception. I missed the second book of the series, so I had to just jump right in to the this book, but it didn't hurt me at all. The only thing I missed out on was getting to know Maddox a little bit from the second book, but again, I don't think it hurt me to read this book before the second at all.

What I loved:

* Bee. Not only is Bee strong, but she is caring (despite what she might think) and it's okay for her to have emotions. I enjoyed reading her story, and I felt for her the entire time. I cannot even begin to image what she went through, but Nyrae Dawn makes it easy to relate to Bee.
* Maddox. Oh boy... Bad boy with an attitude who cares for his little sister and can be irritating, yet sexy? sign me up! But honestly, aside from the Maddox being hot, deep down he is caring, loving and really wants to help Bee. I love that in my book boys!
* Bee and Maddox's relationship. From the get go, the relationship is pretty steamy. I'm kind of old fashioned, so I love how their relationship turned into something more than just a one night stand. I like how their relationship was complicated, like a REAL relationship. This isn't a fairy tale romance, it's realistic and I appreciate that!
* Dual POV's. I really love being able to read from the perspective of both main characters, especially when done really well. And Nyrae does it very well. It was an easy jump from Bee to Maddox.

What left me wanting more:

* Can we have a follow up Nyrae, please? :)
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