Dare to Love: THE CELEBRITY DARE by Kaira Rouda
Adult Contemporary Romance
Playboy billionaire and son of a New York City real estate tycoon, Mark Dare is living a great life, living in the city and operating his family’s hotels, nightclubs and cruise ships. He loves his job, and his carefree, no-strings-attached lifestyle. When he agreed to be a celebrity judge/investor on the television show, The Celebrity Dare, he doesn’t think about the show as anything other than a unique way to promote the Dare Real Estate Holdings name. By this, the second season, he’s a television pro. When a gorgeous, vaguely familiar blonde woman walks on stage, he’s instantly mesmerized, ready to buy whatever it is she’s selling.
Piper Sloan is a woman on a mission to save the US food supply, one product at a time. An attorney who left her lucrative law firm job to start the business of her dreams, her friends think she’s crazy, and they just might be right. Funds are running low and in desperation, she applies to be a contestant on The Celebrity Dare, certain charming and hunky billionaire Mark Dare won’t remember their one night together, even if it’s something she will never forget. She’s desperate, willing to do anything to keep her fledgling company afloat.
Sometimes chemistry is more powerful than common sense. And the ingredients of love aren’t always what they seem.
Connection to the Dare World:
Mark Dare is a cousin of all the Dare kids, legitimate and not. He is the oldest son of Robert Dare’s estranged brother, Donald Dare.
Donald Dare has built a family real estate empire, Dare Real Estate Holdings, based in New York City. Mark frequents Gabe’s nightclub, Elite.
REVIEW: KINDLE WORLDS (DARE TO LOVE)
THE CELEBRITY DARE BY KAIRA ROUDA
Dare to Love: The Celebrity Dare by Kaira Rouda
My rating: 5 of 5 stars
The journey from youth to adulthood is one of discovery, responsibility and insight. The Celebrity Dare is the story of a man on the fridge of both of these worlds and the woman who plays a role in helping him make the leap. Mark is content with how his life is progressing until he encounters Piper. Piper wants to make a difference. The problem is she needs Mark's help. Opposites in every way, will these two be able to find common ground? I received an ARC of this novella in exchange for an honest review. Ms. Rouda's story of romance, coming of age and wisdom is both amusing and entertaining.
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About the Author:
About Author: Kaira Rouda
Kaira Rouda is a bestselling, multiple award-winning author of contemporary women's fiction and sexy modern romance novels that sparkle with humor and heart. Her women's fiction titles include HERE, HOME, HOPE, ALL THE DIFFERENCE and IN THE MIRROR. Her bestselling short story is titled, A MOTHER'S DAY. Kaira's work has won the Indie Excellence Award, USA Book Awards, the Reader's Choice Awards and honorable mention in the Writer's Digest International Book Awards. Her books have been widely reviewed and featured in leading magazines.
Her nonfiction titles, REAL YOU INCORPORATED: 8 Essentials for Women Entrepreneurs, and REAL YOU FOR AUTHORS: 8 Essentials for Women Writers (available for free download on
her website) continue to inspire.
She lives in Southern California with her husband and four almost-grown kids, and is at work on her next novel. Connect with her on Twitter, Facebook at Kaira Rouda Books and on her website, KairaRouda.com.