Building Attraction by Monique McDonell
Publisher: Redfish Publishing
Publication Date: November 11, 2013
Format: eBook - 162 pages / Kindle - 353 KB
Genre: Chick Lit / Romantic Comedy
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Hers has been a life of too many responsibilities and his has been a life of too few. Could the thing that initially repelled them from each other finally be the ultimate source of attraction?
Holly Adams has two jobs in the city, two petulant teenage sisters to support, a farm with a big mortgage and a terrible secret that propels her forward. Brad Winchester has a reputation for being a spoilt playboy who has abandoned his family business but he also has a secret that has finally brought him home.
When they are forced together at work (Holly works at the cut-throat PR Consultancy that handles his family’s account Winchester Homes – “They don’t build homes, they build dreams”) a series of misunderstandings has them at odds.
Still working together they learn they have more in common than either might have imagined – common friends, family loyalty and dreams of something different. When life keeps pushing them in each other’s paths they must decide whether this is an attraction that might be worth building on after all.
My Book Review:
Holly Adams has a full life filled with responsibilities: two jobs, a mortgage on a farm, and two teenage sisters to care for. She works for PR Consultancy agency that handles the Winchester Homes account.
Brad Winchester is a spoiled playboy who abandoned his family business, Winchester Homes, only to come back home with his tail between his legs.
When work puts Holly and Brad together, misunderstandings abound and opposites attract when they discover they have a lot in common, but can their attraction build into love?
Building Attraction is an entertaining romantic comedy about two people who are polar opposites, who are forced to work together, and discover that they have more in common than they would have thought.
Author Monique McDonell weaves a sweet romantic tale of opposites attracting that easily draws the reader into the lives of Holly and Brad, and how their relationship develops when they set aside their obvious differences and misunderstandings to discover that they have mutual interests in life. I really enjoyed following their journey to finding love. I have always been a sucker for romance stories that feature couples who are total opposites, and I enjoy following them as they find a common middle ground to build a lasting relationship, and that is what I found in this wonderful story.
This was an enjoyable story to read, it was realistic and believable; the characters were engaging and easy to relate to; and the witty dialogue and interactions made the story delightfully romantic and humorous.
Building Attraction is a lighthearted romantic comedy that will leave a smile on your face.
RATING: 4 STARS ****
About The Author
Monique has written all of her life, especially as a child when she loved to write short stories and poetry. At University she studied Creative Writing as part of her Communication degree. After wards she was busy working in public relations and didn’t write for pleasure for quite a few years although she wrote many media releases, brochures and newsletters. (And she still does in her day-job!)
When Monique began to write again she noticed a trend – writing dark unhappy stories made her unhappy. So she made a decision to write a novel with a happy ending and she has been writing happy stories ever since.
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