The Temp

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The Temp

Brandi Anderson isn't so sure she wants to accept the new temporary job at Mitchum Construction Firm she has been offered. Her car is in the shop and the prospect of taking mass transportation back and forth each day is an unappealing prospect. But one look at her new temporary boss, Link Mitchum, gives Brandi cause to pause and change her mind. Brandi and Link's attraction to each other is swift and undeniable. But as they embark on their new relationship, Link's former obsessive girlfriend, Sheila, enters the scene-and makes a huge scene! Brandi is disturbed by Sheila and senses all might not be over between the estranged couple. Reluctantly, Brandi breaks off her relationship with Link and seeks solace.

The Temp is a short story, somewhere between a sensual and erotic romance. The writing is clear and concise, the plot a bit predictable. The general story is lovely, but I like my romance, especially erotics, a bit more lacey and lilting. I know this is a short story, but I feel it deserved so much more. To me, it would have been a more powerful read if the author had fleshed out the characters a bit more and expanded the length.


Book Blurb for The Temp

Brandi Anderson dislikes working as a temp, but when she walks into the office of her newest job assignment, she’s instantly attracted to her new boss Link Mitchum. Something magical happens to her when her eyes meet his across the office and she begins to believe in love at first sight. Will Link return her feelings, or is she reading too much into the special eye contact she’s shared with him? - Short / 28 Pages


Night Owl Reviews Sep, 2011 3.50