On such dangerous grounds, the trick will be to live long enough to keep the flame alive. Dangerous Grounds. Front Cover. Shelli Stevens. Dangerous Grounds. () (The first book in the Seattle Steam series) A novel by Shelli Stevens. Somethings hot in Seattle, and its not just the espresso. Buy a cheap copy of Dangerous Grounds book by Shelli Stevens. Somethings hot in Seattle, and its not just the espresso. The Seattle Steam series. Madisons.

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Open Preview See a Problem? Grounda and lots of erotic moments the lake, in front of the fireplace, the espresso shop and some very romantic ones too. Danberous hated that she was crying on Gabe’s shoulder. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

What I didn’t love was Madison. Then when the guy gets her off but refuses to go all the way, she gets mad at him! Dec 04, Sassafrass rated it really liked it Shelves: She urged herself to regain control and not lose it. The ending was done well, the Espresso Bandit meets his match, but I didn’t like Maddie’s misplaced sediments towards Gabe after.

whelli Trade Paperbackpages. She buried her head against his chest. I love a good laugh and this had some stellar moments of hilarity: No trivia or quizzes yet. I saw them doing it — I just never did it myself.

Maybe he wasn’t as controlled as he’d have her believe. I found her bold attempts to seduce Gabe, and groounds way he tried to resist her, almost comical.

A lot is made of the fact that he is a blue collar cop, and Maddie is a rich princessy type girl. She’s been a barista with Starbucks for three years. Then, just when I selli disliking Maddie too much and was finding her growing relationship with Gabe compelling, the ending arrives, rushed and odd.


With plenty of sexy hot moments in this read and the delicious specimen with the name of Gabe, this was a really good book.

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Gabe does his best to resist Maddie, but he really doesn’t stand a chance sgevens her seductive powers of persuasion! It’s his body and he is the ONLY one who has the right to decide what to do with it.

She thinks she needs a ‘rebound romance’, a guy who she can just use for sex and not have to worry about a ‘relationship’. He was protective, possessive, romantic and touchingly vulnerable at times. He has some character conflict: Grounds for Seduction by Shelli Stevens is a good dangerouss with plenty of heat.

I found her judgment to be a little off at times. How about sexy cop Gabe Martinez?

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The premise is very very promising, but somehow it lacks something that got me all whoo whoo. Madison had some good qualities, she came from a privileged lifestyle but wanted to do something on her own which is why she opened her own business. Books by Shelli Stevens. I like it when love sneaks up on people, which is what happened here on both sides. I really do wish there had been an epilogue though.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Somewhat of a disappointment because of the potential in the beginning. Grab an espresso and dive right in!

The tears ran down her cheeks and she kept her face averted, trying to hide them. Our protaganist, Maddie, is a rich and beautiful 25 year old woman. I just didn’t connect with Madison in the least. The book leaves us with a happy for now ending. He had some issues he needed to work around to be in a relationship and it was nice to see him grow throughout the book.


Maddie’s been trying to get over Well, this book was well on it’s way to a five star rating from me, but it just fell short of the mark because the ending was a little off for me. But for much of the stor My first book by Shelli Stevens, this was almost a DNF, However, it had some good moments of compelling story-teling and a few stretches where Sgelli didn’t actively dislike the heroine, Maddie.

If he says no, it’s NO. But no matter where they hide, danger follows. To be honest, I have no idea why this book is reviewed so highly, as it is easily sbelli worst romance novel I have read this year. A decidedly hot, kind, caring guy who gave up trying to resist Madison’s over the top hselli.

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Things definitely heat up between the two. Maddie was spoiled–her first car was a Lexus–ate out for almost every meal, etc. The storyline is fast paced romance that blends drama and suspense. She writes various genres of romance, but is most known for her contemporary series such as Marshal Ranch, The McLaughlins, and A is for Alpha. Gabe has no desire to cross the line where his friends sister is concerned, but when she becomes the only witness to actually see the violent Espresso Bandit he steps stevwns to protect her.