Sweet Eternity by Jessie Lane
Sweet Series Book 3; Ex-Ops Book 5
Published: Dec 19th, 2016
Roses are red, my life is blue, and the man I love is a fool.
Virginia Wellington has accepted her fate of being a pawn in her father’s criminal underworld games, especially if it keeps the people she loves safe. The problem is Lucas has discovered her secrets and the reason she walked away from him. Now he’s determined to save her, even if she doesn’t want to be saved.
I’m not Prince Charming. I’m the guy who kicked Prince Charming’s ass.
Lucas Young now knows why the woman he’s loved since he was a boy disappeared from his life. It’s time he rescued his angel and showed her once and for all that by his side is exactly where she belongs.
Warning: This is the third (and last) book in a three-part serial spin-off from the Ex Ops Series. Each of the three books will feature a piece of Lucas & Ginny's story and leads directly into the next installment. IN OTHER WORDS, NO MORE CLIFFHANGER! YIPPEE! Also, be forewarned this story will make you laugh, cry, and possibly throw your e-reader at the wall... more than once! <- You've been warned. ;)
YEA!!! The final part to Ginny and Lucas’ story!!! I am beyond excited. Jessie Lane is my favorite but like most readers I HATE HATE HATE when a book ends in a cliffhanger, which the first 2 books in this series did. Except with this series the hated cliffhanger endings just increased the anticipation for the next book. Sweet Eternity does NOT end in a cliffhanger. Ginny and Lucas get their ending and all the excitement and drama that go with it.
I love Ginny’s spunk. She has had it all along, but sometimes it was hidden behind her fear and addictions. In Sweet Eternity it really shows. The spunk comes with the love that she has for Lucas. She will do anything to protect him even if it means giving him up to keep him away from her father. It was also amazing to see the love for her mother. She could have really disliked her but she didn’t. Ginny’s heart is huge and so willing to do what has to be done to keep those important to her safe.
Lucas’ team/brothers are some of my favorite characters. These brothers are found in the other Ex-Ops books and it is always great to catch up with them and get a reminder at how sexy and amazing they are. The term brother’s is not strong enough for the bond, love, and trust they have for each other. These men, all Alpha’s, will go literally to the end of the world for each other.
As sad as I am that I will not be reading more of Lucas and Ginny’s story, Jessie Lane wrote the perfect ending to their story. It isn’t really an ending, it is just the beginning for them. I can’t wait for possible sneak peeks of them in future books.
Shaking my head, I tell him the god’s honest truth. “I wasn’t lying to you when I told you I’m over those fairy tales. I just want to concentrate on being here, in the moment, in real life from now on.”
“How come Gin?”
I can’t help but snort. Needless to say, it’s rather indelicate and garners the attention of the two men in front of us. That doesn’t stop me from telling Lucas exactly why I’ve given up on believing my mother’s fairy tales. “Because my mom thought she found prince charming once upon a time, and instead she ended up with an idiot wrapped in tin foil. If that’s what believing in her fairy tales is going to get me, I’d rather live in the real world.”
Both Lucas’s Commander and the other man known as Baker start laughing, but my eyes are glued to the man next to me who isn’t laughing at all. When the front quiets back down, Lucas murmurs, “If I’m not your prince charming anymore, then who am I Gin?”
My heart starts pounding in my chest as the truth practically slaps me in the face. With our past always between us, and Lucas’s insecurities that I haven’t really forgiven him for causing me so much pain over the years, I only hope Lucas understands what I’m trying to say when I say it. “It’s hard to resist a bad boy who’s a good man.”
His eyes search my face for a minute, and just when I think I’ve screwed it all up between us again, he leans forward, puts his forehead against my own and whispers back. “It’s a damn good thing I fell in love with a good girl who knows when to be bad then.”
~~ Get all three books in one box set ~~
Sweet Series Box Set
Published: Dec 19th, 2016
Ex Ops Series:
Secret Maneuvers #1 - Available Now
Stripping Her Defenses #2 - Available Now
Mission Delivery #2.5 - Available Now
Sweet Series (Lucas Young):
Sweet Agony #1/Ex Ops #3 - Available Now
Sweet Recovery #2/Ex Ops #4 - Available Now
Sweet Eternity #3/Ex Ops #5 - Available Now
About the Author:
Jessie Lane is a best-selling author of Paranormal and Contemporary Romance, as well as, Upper YA Paranormal Romance/Fantasy.
She lives in Kentucky with her two little Rock Chicks in-the-making and her over protective alpha husband that she’s pretty sure is a latent grizzly bear shifter. She has a passionate love for reading and writing naughty romance, cliff hanging suspense, and out-of-this-world characters that demand your attention, or threaten to slap you around until you do pay attention to them.
She’s also a proud member of the Romance Writers of America (RWA).
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