Author: Scarlett Avery

Category: Romance

Regular price: $4.99

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Deal starts: March 01, 2024

Deal ends: March 01, 2024


"I'm the boss."

Those are the last three words I wanted to hear from a stranger I stood up on a second date without the courtesy of a call…

In the land of the size zero supermodel, as a plus size woman, I don’t often catch the attention of a man that makes my toes curl.To add to the decadent encounter, the

illegally hot stranger with a sexy British accent

and dreamy hazel brown eyes wants to see me again.



I get to break my one-time coffee date curse.

Standing up Mr. Suit on our second date is the biggest Shakespearean tragedy ever. I didn’t mean to be a no-show. It was out of my control. Losing my phone was the nail in my coffin.A week later,

arriving at my new job and coming face to face with


, counts as one of the worst days of my life… that’s until I discover he’s the boss.

Turns out, my boss doesn’t appreciate being stood up without the courtesy of a call or a text. And boy, the man holds a grudge.Mr. Suit is determined to make me pay.

Note to self:

Hell hath no fury like a boss scorned…

USA Today

Bestselling Author Scarlett Avery brings you an unapologetically enthralling workplace romance between a sassy (half Italian) heroine with plenty of curves and a former all-star Euro soccer player turned hotter than hell billionaire boss who sits at the helm of a plus size fashion empire. Meddling Italian family included.


This addictive page-turner will be your next book hangover.


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