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Protecting His Defiant Innocent

Tempted by her billionaire protector…Travelling to a dangerous Caribbean island to continue her late brother’s charitable work, Francesca Pellegrini finds... read more

ISBN: 9781474052733
Published: August 2017


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Tempted by her billionaire protector…

Travelling to a dangerous Caribbean island to continue her late brother’s charitable work, Francesca Pellegrini finds herself under the protection of security tycoon Felipe Lorenzi. Independent Francesca is infuriated by his commands, but Felipe’s every look invites her to give up her innocence to him…

His body and heart as hard as stone after his military career, Felipe has no time for Francesca’s seductive games. Until this captivating young woman entices him beyond all measure, and this lone wolf decides to throw away his strict rules and take her as his own!

Book 1 in the Bound to a Billionaire trilogy

The First of a Stunning New Trilogy, 5 stars 🌟 :

Rating By Clare,14/07/2017

Book one of Ms Smart's new Trilogy centred around the Pellegrino family; This book focuses on Francesca, the baby sister of the family, who following the death of her eldest brother wants to build a hospital in his memory on the hurricane hit Caribbean Island of Caballero. However, in order to accomplish her dream of fulfilling her brother's legacy and building the hospital, Francesca has to get her family's consent which is conditional on Spanish Security expert Felipe Lorenzo's protection of Francesca whilst she is in such an unstable country, which she agrees to reluctantly. What Francesca isn't prepared for is the impact Felipe has when she first meets him. Can Felipe keep Francesca safe or will she break through his defences and break his own rules to live HEA. The perfect start to Ms Smart's new trilogy, I found this book to be a well written stand alone with enough references to future characters to whet your appetite for more. If you enjoyed this book or just like Ms Smart's writing then book two in the trilogy Natasha and Matteo's story coming in Claiming His One-Night Baby is a must read. Fyi I received my copy from NetGalley and Mills and Boon via Mills and Boon Insiders, but this does not influence my opinions as all opinions are my own.

Highly Enjoyable

Rating By Karim,16/07/2018

This first installment in a trilogy was a hugely enjoyable riveting roller-coaster read from a very talented author. Michelle Smart demonstrated a assured touch on her story from the start. In Francesca Pellergrini, she has created an engaging thoroughly modern heroine who earns the empathy of the reader from the start and alongside her is a hero with hidden depths and the scars of previous tragedy. Combined they made this a highly satisfying MODERN confirming this author's credentials as someone to look out for. If books #2 & #3 in this series are as good as this one I shall be reading them very soon. Credit must also go to the production team for an engaging cover design which gave readers an insight into the characters and I imagined Francesca to be a feisty determined heroine as well as being stunningly gorgeous!! SUPERB!!

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