By Kate McLay
She’s Hollywood’s sweetheart….
Sadie’s been a media darling for years, but a recent studio hack has put her personal life in the spotlight. She’s never outright denied her sexuality, but she didn’t want it confirmed by a steamy video with her ex. To make matter’s worse, someone is sending threatening letters and packages to her house. Escaping to ShudderCon for a few days is exactly what she needs to evade the stalker and deflect media attention.
She doesn’t want a bodyguard, but when she meets Nic the spark of attraction is hot enough to burn. Attending events together makes rumors about their mysterious relationship fly and soon everyone thinks her bodyguard is her newest flame. It’s all for show, it has to be, but their fake kisses sure feel real.
She’s not going to fall for a client…
Ex-cop Nic is working for her sister’s security firm, protecting celebrities from imagined threats. But the threats to Sadie are definitely real, real enough for the LAPD to step in and suggest she stay out of the spotlight for a while. Keeping the actress safe in Vegas should be easy enough. Keeping her hands to herself? That’s another story. Nic’s never been tempted to get involved with a client, but there’s something about Sadie that she can’t resist. And when faking a romantic liaison becomes necessary, Nic jumps at the chance.
For the sake of both of their careers, they need to keep things professional, but what happens in Vegas could change their lives for good.
Kate McLay grew up in the Midwest, and after traveling the world for a bit she still calls it home. By day, Kate wrangles with computers and solves technological problems. By night, she dreams of magic and romance and can usually be found with her fingers on a keyboard or her head buried in a book.
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