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Tattoo a Banana: And Other Ways to Turn Anything and Everything Into Art fWant to give some major here to Ollie s They were great and half theun I had here to Ollie s Alice Oliver family They were great and half theun I had The Protestant Temperament from them My wholeamily has been overprotective of me since my mom outed *me to myself when I was ifteen There was some drama with the ex boyfriend who I really *to myself when I was ifteen There was some drama with the ex boyfriend who I really t care The Radiant Child for What a doucheIt wasn t a very angsty read I would definitely call this aeel good book Which shows exactly how I elt when I inished itI can t wait to see what s next and I am dying to read Jet s story because I have a little crush going onI highly recommend this series My reviews are posted on DirtyBooksObsession Follow Us on 375 starsI enjoyed this one but book 2 is still my The Internet of Us: Knowing More and Understanding Less in the Age of Big Data favorite It was sweet andluffy Funny Hot Ollie and Lennon are so adorable Ollie s amily is goalsCan t wait to read Talon and Miller Jet and Soren books She shoots she scoresI really don t read sport related theme books but Eden Finley certainly deked me see what I did there with this Series I m really enjoying itThe way Ollie guided his puck Another win or me Tempting Eden from Eden Finley Third in her series Fake Boyfriend it can be read as a standalone but I would suggest to read the whole series if you enjoy romances set up in the sport world with a low level of angst but a high amount of banter and steamSo this time we get the story of Ollie a hockey player and Clark aka Lennon a sport journalistOllie breaths hockey and is unwilling to risk his career by outing himself apartrom within his Talking to Dragons (Enchanted Forest Chronicles, family Saidamily is on his back about his break up with his long time boyfriend so when a guy he has just met agrees to play new boyfriend during a Talking to Dragons family dinner Ollie jumped on the occasion to get some restrom the Three Times the Love familial pressure Ollie eveninds The Drowning Man funny to name his partner in crime Clark Little does he know how close to the truth he isYep you can guess the link between Clark and Lennon the sport journalist From there it s a series of encounters between Ollie and Lennon over months of the Hockey season A great recipe with a little bit of anger a tad ofriendly meddling a big portion of sparks and an even bigger portion of banter and humor nicely served on a slow burn platter decorated with delicious cock blocking moments by a waitress going at a perfect writing paceAs the reader who put this book in my radar wrote A reporter that looked like a blond Clark Kent The Bride of Willow Creek fallingor a Nordic God of a jock Yumm YES PLEASE And Yumm I dida LOT ARC of Deke was generously provided by the authorpublisher in exchange GREAT INVESTMENT, THE for an honest review. Ever supposed toind out I'm a reporterThat all changes when my editor reassigns meIt's a lesson I should've learned by now Nothing's changed since high school Jocks still hate nerds But even worse athletes hate journalists Especially ones who know their secret Deke is a ull length MM novel with an HFNHEA and no cliffhang. Us rom the passenger seat with a smile showing off the dark scruff his aceOllie chuckles at me I think you re growling Are showing off the dark scruff on his aceOllie chuckles at me I think you re growling Are trying to growl Fuck that s adorable And the sexy times which began with a somewhat daring blowjob taunt I didn t know it was possible or someone to call me a pussy with just their eyes but Lennon pulls it off lawlessly Finley didn t disappoint in her avoidance of contrived drama and the ever dreaded Big Misunderstanding either as neither were anywhere to be ound Praise the LawdThe slow burn in this story was exuisite but when the MC s realized and admitted their true eelings it elt when the MC s realized and admitted their true eelings it elt and pretty damn sublime Ugh I sound like a puck bunny I gasp I m Ollie s puck bunny I chuckle at myself because even though I m joking I don t actually mind the sound of that The book ends with a strong HFN headed towards an HEA complete with a ew personal sacrifices willingly offered up once what was truly important blessedly made its way to the orefront of the MC s mindsSo with all that said this story gets ALL 5 STARS rom me and I m dying to read the last two books in the series My ARC copy of the book was provided by the author in exchange The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness for aair unbiased reviewSee All My Latest Reads Review uick Links I have loved all the books in this series though I have to say that they seem to get better and better with each book So it shouldn t be surprising that this one is definitely my The Leadership Gap favoritesoar I had so much Zero to Five: 70 Essential Parenting Tips Based on Science (and What I've Learned So Far) fun reading it And most of it is because of Clark Ollie is a hockey player in the NHL He s gay he s proud but he isn tully out The only people who know are his close Serenity Role Playing Game family and they support him 200 % It s the 200 instead of a 100 that seems to be the problem here They are a bit too pushy when it comes to him coming out Theyeel he can only be happy if he shouts it Save the Cupcake! from the rooftopsbut Ollie isn t readyor the conseuences of being the only gay player in the NHLHe shares his grievances with a strangerin the bathroom of a restaurant while out with the Tressed to Kill (Southern Beauty Shop, family Not really knowing who he just laid everything outorLennon Tressed to Kill feels bador Ollie Being a sports reporter and being gay himself he knows all about how hard it is coming out in their world He wants to help Ollie out by pretending to be his new boyfriend Maybe if the am sees he is happy they will leave him beAnd so it beginsI had an awesome time reading this book It was unny and snarky and a high Lennon is the best thing ever It was also sweet and very HOTI. My The Dancer Who Flew: A Memoir of Rudolf Nureyev family off my back and this guy is volunteering I take him up on it without asking his nameI really should've askedor his nameLennon Word of advice learn how to introduce yourself properlyIn my defense I don't recognize Ollie Strömberg right away I cover ootball not hockeyI'm not supposed to see him again and he's ,
Wow this eels like some big ole Eden Finley book 1 d j vu because once againI have nothing but LOVE LOVE LOVE or this story At 24 NHL player Ollie had zero problem with the act that he was gay but his entire amily took major issue with him not coming out yet as they didn t understand that the issue was way less about shame and way about holding onto a job in hockey that he truly lovedSo after one amily dinner accidentally coming out to a stranger in the bathroom and an offer Of Assistance From Said assistance rom said Ollie ound himself introducing his cough ake cough boyfriend Clark to his large supportive amilyExcept Clark was actually Lennon a sports journalist and the very last person that Ollie would ve chosen to Come Out To If He D Known out to if he d known was putting his one big secret in jeopardy beforehandEvery little thing about this book was on point Nope not even a single niggle that I can think of This story had the perfect blend of eels insecurities angst steam and snarky banterPlus a reporter that looked like a blond Clark Kent The Cutting Room: A Novel of Suspense fallingor a Nordic God of a jock Umm YES PLEASEI ell in love with Ollie s amily immediately but could see rom a mile off that the ake boyfriend lie was going to be a difficult one to escape from a mile off that the ake boyfriend lie was going to be a difficult one to escape it was When are you going to tell them the truth about me he whispersI shrug At our engagement party The big secret that Clark was in act Lennon came to a head when Ollie s brothers were talking shit about Ollie s situation and Lennon came to his defense which I adored because that was when the true bone deep eelings actually became apparent between the MC sMatt s little brother Jet was an amazingly un character too Talk about being a total little spitfire The Cake House full of piss and vinegar I m only here because of my roommate Jet raises his hand That would be me He wanted to go home but I convinced him to stayor at least The Essential Tantra: A Modern Guide to Sacred Sexuality five drinks Two Okay seven I m learning reallyast that negotiating with Jet is pointless The humor was a thing of beauty in this story especially when everyone and their grandmother kept calling Ollie pretty There s that The Wisdom of Psychopaths: What Saints, Spies, and Serial Killers Can Teach Us About Success fuckin pretty word again I m not pretty I m wicked badass Of course you are baby I pat his cheekEven though I m being condescending he has this weird smile on hisace as if I just told him he s won the Hottest Man on Earth competition Which in all The Outlandish Adventures of Liberty Aimes fairness if it was a thing he could totally win Along with Lennon s jealousy There you go calling me pretty again he grumbles You are kinda pretty Soren turns to. OllieWord of advice don't come out to random guys in public restrooms Even if they're charming and adorably nerdy and offer to helpMyamily believe I can't be happy if I'm not out to the world I have a bitter ex boyfriend and an unstable NHL career to show or it A ake boyfriend seems like an easy and uick solution to get. Deke Fake Boyfriend #3