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FREE BOOK ⛓ Shameful Secret, Shotgun Wedding ë His pregnant mistress When renowned international playboy Giancarlo Vellutini invites shop assistant Cassie Summers to join him for dinner, how can she refuse After all, she is an ordinary girl from Cornwall, and chances like this don t come round very often Throwing caution to the wind, before she knows it unworldly Cassie is completely at Giancarlo s mercy She finds herself agreeing to be his mistress for ChristmasBut will an unexpected gift make this temporary festive arrangement last a lifetime The only reason it isn t one star is that it is readable Other than that, it doesn t work at all.The H genuinely does not give a shit about the heroine at all view spoiler Not until she s pregnant with his kid, and even then he only tells her he loves her when he s fucking her and later when he thinks she s miscarrying hide spoiler A romance has to have romance in it This one just didn t If she hadn t got pregnant, he would never have contacted her again The only thing that made her s The only reason it isn t one star is that it is readable Other than that, it doesn t work at all.The H genuinely does not give a shit about the heroine at all view spoiler Not until she s pregnant with his kid, and even then he only tells her he loves her when he s fucking her and later when he thinks she s miscarrying hide spoiler A romance has to have romance in it This one just didn t If she hadn t got pregnant, he would never have contacted her again The only thing that made her stand out from all his other mistresses was her fertility That s not romantic What A Jack Ass.The hero is insufferable, arrogant and suspicious, surprise Cassandra, the heroine, is actually quite adorable and does try and stand up for herself Sadly, that only goes so far because Signore Capello Ass threatens view spoiler to take the baby She gives in reluctantly hide spoiler And, readers, why oh why, do evil OW never get a comeuppance Re readHero is just as big of a creep as the first time No surprise, right, it IS the same book Nice touch with the evil OW What A Jack Ass.The hero is insufferable, arrogant and suspicious, surprise Cassandra, the heroine, is actually quite adorable and does try and stand up for herself Sadly, that only goes so far because Signore Capello Ass threatens view spoiler to take the baby She gives in reluctantly hide spoiler And, readers, why oh why, do evil OW never get a comeuppance Re readHero is just as big of a creep as the first time No surprise, right, it IS the same book Nice touch with the evil OW as she ends up married to a cat litter tycoon in the States Now that s a downgrade Don t know how I missed that the first time around 3.5 stars rounded up Her new husband was a cat litter billionaireOh, Sharon Kendrick you know what we want to see happen to the evil OWs of HPs This is a fun story of an arrogant Italian billionaire who picks up the heroine while Christmas shopping She s a temporary clerk selling candles at a high end department store just for the Christmas season At 21, she had never been out of Cornwall and wanted to experience London Hero buys six candles, asks her out and then forgets the candle 3.5 stars rounded up Her new husband was a cat litter billionaireOh, Sharon Kendrick you know what we want to see happen to the evil OWs of HPs This is a fun story of an arrogant Italian billionaire who picks up the heroine while Christmas shopping She s a temporary clerk selling candles at a high end department store just for the Christmas season At 21, she had never been out of Cornwall and wanted to experience London Hero buys six candles, asks her out and then forgets the candles Heroine brings him the candles for their dinner date the next day Hero seduces her and is alarmed that she is a virgin He thinks it s a cynical ploy to hold out for the richest guy and he won that contest He doesn t plan on seeing the heroine again until she calls him in a panic Seems he forgot to pay for the candles and the store is accusing her of theft Hero goes to her rescue and while the heroine was sacked from her job, she won t be charged Heroine doesn t want to go home in disgrace Hero suggests she live with him until Christmas Eve.For once the story gotinteresting after the heroine found out she was pregnant and the hero insisted they marry There is drama surrounding the hero s family and his twin who inherited everything when they both turned 21 To add insult to injury his fiancee decided to marry the rich brother The hero takes the heroine to meet this charming couple and drama ensues Poor heroine had a lot of angst and hero was cold to her.There is a miscarriage scare and a declaration that the ultra sound operator is privy to Very cute As was the epilogue This is just a solid Presents story with all the delights of an HP It took me a little time to warm up to both Giancarlo and Cassie In the beginning, Giancarlo was kind of a wooden character, very distant and hard to relate to, and Cassie honestly gave up the goods to him WAY too easily Giancarlo took Cassie s virginity then figured he d use the hell out of her for the next few weeks before dumping her and moving on with his life and Cassie too easily agreed to his terms of just no strings sex for a few weeks before he set her free to go back home again BUT It took me a little time to warm up to both Giancarlo and Cassie In the beginning, Giancarlo was kind of a wooden character, very distant and hard to relate to, and Cassie honestly gave up the goods to him WAY too easily Giancarlo took Cassie s virginity then figured he d use the hell out of her for the next few weeks before dumping her and moving on with his life and Cassie too easily agreed to his terms of just no strings sex for a few weeks before he set her free to go back home again BUT THEN, these two got hot and heavy and Giancarlo became wayrelatable, revealing to Cassie all of his past with the woman he loved with all his heart and soul, who threw him away for his own brother Giancarlo explains how he had build a fortress around his heart and would never let another woman have that kind of power over him again After their short affair ends and Giancarlo sends Cassie on her way, she discovers she s pregnant with his child a few months later There s so much angst here as Giancarlo is clearly disgusted with the prospect of fathering a child, as well as now being tied to the baby s mother The angst was off the charts when Giancarlo agrees to marry Cassie for the sake of the child, as well as when Cassie gets to meet Giancarlo s brother and his wife Gabriella Cassie full of hopelessness and despair feels in her heart that Giancarlo could never love her like he loved his sister in law view spoiler and his evil SIL Gabriella tells Cassie that she will never fit into Giancarlo s world and his friends will never accept her Gabriella tells Cassie she intends on divorcing Giancarlo s brother and making Giancarlo hers once again It was very nice angstiness and I loved every second of Cassie s doubt and heartbreak wrongly believing that she would never live up to Giancarlo s expectations nor would she ever pass scrutiny of his family or friends either hide spoiler I loved all the angstiness and I loved how this author got me to fall in love with Giancarlo and Cassie, and then to pull for this awesome couple s HEA