Aug 05, 2020
The Taming of the Billionaire
Posted by Jessica Clare

The New York Times bestselling author of The Billionaire and the Virgin returns with a tale of Shakespearean style seduction Edie s an overbearing cat behaviorist who s not big on people Magnus is a newly rich game developer who likes to be in control When the two of them meet at Gretchen and Hunter s masquerade engagement party, the loathing is mutual Unfortunately forThe New York Times bestselling author of The Billionaire and the Virgin returns with a tale of Shakespearean style seduction Edie s an overbearing cat behaviorist who s not big on people Magnus is a newly rich game developer who likes to be in control When the two of them meet at Gretchen and Hunter s masquerade engagement party, the loathing is mutual Unfortunately for them and everyone else they re in the wedding party together and must deal with each other for the next few months.But when Magnus s younger brother falls for Edie s sister, he begs for his brother s help in concocting a plan to win her over If Magnus can keep the prickly Edie occupied, his brother will have time to woo Edie s sister Of course, Magnus isn t interested in the slightest, but Edie is intriguing And stubborn And smart And sexy And they might have in common than they thought.Before long, it becomes a challenge between the two of them to see who will be tamed first But how s Edie going to react when she finds out that Magnus is using her And how s Magnus going to handle the fact that he s fallen for a cat lady

  • Title: The Taming of the Billionaire
  • Author: Jessica Clare
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 138
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • The Taming of the Billionaire The New York Times bestselling author of The Billionaire and the Virgin returns with a tale of Shakespearean style seduction Edie s an overbearing cat behaviorist who s not big on people Magnus is a n

    Geri Reads

    3.5 stars This is one of those books that made me go, Hmm I enjoyed it quite well enough The dialogue between the hero and heroine was on point It had a lot of sexy times and there were laugh out loud moments which made this a joy to read Yet somehow something is keeping me from giving this a full 4 stars My problem for one is Edie To say that Edie is a bitch is putting it mildly I liked that she wasn t your usually sweet heroine and that she was bitchy but it also made me dislike her Yeah, I kn [...]


    Michelle

    ARC provided by publisher in exchange for an honest reviewCalling all cat loversyou definitely need to read The Taming of the Billionaire by Jessica Clare This book happens to be the second installment of the spin off in the Billionaires and Bridesmaids Series I will just say that there is nothing like reading a billionaire romance books written by Jessica Clare Ms Clare never fails in delivering a sexy, fun, swoon worthy billionaire romance that will have readers wanting their own billionaire A [...]


    Vintage

    This was cruising for a two star if for no other reason than two of the MOST IRRITATING CHARACTERS EVER the siblings of the hero and heroine Bianca and her big flirty eyes, baby voice, smothering sisterhood as well manipulations needs to be staked to an ant hill The H s brother is not much better.The story was redeemed, but about that later.Essentially the H s brother has a crush on Bianca and wants the H to distract Edie, Bianca s older and bitchier sister Why a grown woman needs to be babysat [...]


    ChrisCarroll

    I have to say I am a sucker for a Billionaire book Hey, things only get better with cash, right This one has all of the makings of a typical billionaire book except that there are many humorous parts that are so totally kooky, you just have to shake your head.I have never read this author before, but because it had the billionaire aspect to it, I was hoping for an excellent read I was not disappointed This book takes a somewhat typical storyline and combines 2 totally mis matched people together [...]


    Anna"s Herding Cats

    The heroine was a cat lady fist pump Hell fucking yeah The Taming of the Billionaire was fun, sexy, full of pussies of the feline variety of course you dirty bird , had a fabulous heroine and one sexy beast of a hero that was a gaming geek to boot Now For a while there I was thinking quite a few people in this book needed to have surprise headline making bus mows them down accidents When I finished itI felt much the same lol Thankfully the hero redeemed himself and no longer needed to go splat S [...]


    Emily

    Edie is used to being misunderstood by others but it is what makes her who she is When she begins her bridesmaids duty for her best friend Gretchen she overhears several of the groomsman labeling the women using one word that hits home cat lady , so what if she is With her hackles up she finds herself by one of the guilty party, Magnus a billionaire with marbles in head.Magnus can feel the venom coming from Edie He knows there is no way to crack through her marbleized exterior and has no plans i [...]


    Tina ♥ Bookaholic

    2,5 Punkte Es war ganz nett, aber manche Sachen war schon auch echt schr g und nicht ganz nach meinem Geschmack martinabookaholic.wordpress.cMeine Gedanken zum Buch In dem Buch geht es um Million re nat rlich alles hei e Kerle , eine sarkastische, starke Frau, viel wilden Sex und Katzen Ja, richtig geh rt Irgendwie fand ich diese erste Beschreibung ganz witzig und habe mich schnell ohne viel Gedanken darauf gest rzt.Und was habe ich bekommen Tja, genau das Daher hei t es wohl selbst Schuld, kein [...]


    Elaine

    Enjoyed this one than the last Didn t like Bianca or Levi but loved Edie On the whole a nice edition to the series and great to have some sections with Grechin.


    Gina

    This is the second book in the Billionaires and Bridesmaids series by Clare, a spin off series from her complete 6 book Billionaire Boys Club series Edie and Magnus are attendants in Gretchen and Hunter s upcoming wedding see previous series They meet at a dinner party given by the happy couple and pretty much hate each other Then there is some lying and manipulation by their respective siblings, to which Magnus agrees to participate in, and then they don t hate each other as much I have nothing [...]


    Ivy Deluca

    Full review to be posted on afterdarkbooklovers on July 22, 2015.This is my favorite billionaire romance by Ms Clare so far I really connected with Edie, and Magnus really came through in the end I d definitely recommend for those who love a little prickly banter and lots of cats in their romances ARC provided by author for review


    Vins

    Adorable romance M F M M M M F etc M FHEA HFN etc Ending HEAContains Cheating No Multi Luv n NoContains Children NoContains Flashbacks NoJealy Possy OTT Rating 3Angst Level Rating 3Feel Good Level Rating 4Steam Factor Rating 4Kink Level Rating 3Amount of Sex In The Book AverageOverall Smex Rating 4Hero Description The title is self explanatoryHero Likability Rating 4 Heroine Description I liked her she is a unapologetic bitch.Heroine Likability Rating 42nd CHARACTER S 2nd Char Description h s si [...]


    Blodeuedd Finland

    I was all this is gonna end badly, this is gonna end badly biting nails Men I liked Edie, she was real Yes people said she was bitchy, but the girl just had a bit of edge on her She had a bad knee and limped She loved cats I adored her.But poor woman Her sister Sheesh Overbearing, manipulative little bit She still loved her sister, but the way she made Edie dependent on her, not cool.Which brings us to the men Magnus was, ok I can forgive the talk in the beginning I can even forgive him doing wh [...]


    Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews

    Gabi s review posted at Guilty Pleasures Book ReviewsThis had to be one of my favorite Billionaire books from Jessica Clare I absolutely fell in love with Magnus and Edie Edie is so sharp tongued and Magnus is so brash the mash and clash so perfectly Their banter is never to snarky of forced but perfectly matched I also adored the way Ms Clare had their relationship bloom, there was no insta love or even insta like it all had to grow through normal channels and a little coercion If you want a Bi [...]


    Xan West

    Mixed feelings about this one So, the stuff with the cats hit my sweet spot And it s everywhere in this book That alone may warrant a reread It just was so comforting and real and so much about cats and tending to their needs and loving them and I just needed that so much The disability rep was complicated for me There was a lot that felt so real and resonated so much And I love grumpy curmudgeonly disabled characters, just love them, and as this one was a loose adaptation of The Taming of the S [...]


    Sivutha

    5 Crazy Cat Lover Stars Cute read about a billionaire who falls for a crazy beautiful cat lady Magnus is a game developer and is also part of Hunter s groomsmen That is where he met Edie and where our story begins Magnus groaned, pressing kisses to her mouth I love you, too Come back to me We ll fill the apartment with cats and frighten everyone we know with our pet hoarding.


    Fatimama

    I liked the angst when heroine found out that Hero initially asked her out as a favor to his bro to keep her busy and let the bro date her sis I liked that the Hero grovelled and his big gesture was genuine I also liked that the Hero was not described as super handsome but the heroine found him attractive especially when he smiles.


    Christine

    Cats climbed over her, trying to get comfortable on her crowded bed There were cats on each side of her leg, one curled up by her head, and one currently kneading her breast and purring as she absently stroked its fur.A cat feline her up see what I did there I don t have a condom on me Then pull out before you come Uh huh, the cat encounter seems safer Oh, I want to see your cats, she told him breathlessly I ll show them to you, on one condition, he said, I get to play with your breasts while yo [...]


    E.F.

    One quote from the hero about the heroine wearing lipstick is all you need to understand the romance you ll experience by reading this book just that little bit of color brightened her mediocre features.


    Lauren at Live Read and Breathe Reviews

    4 Crazy Cat Loving Stars Source eARC for Honest Review Courtesy of Intermix Penguin GroupThis series is a spin off series from the Billionaire Boys Club Series Thankfully some of the great characters from that series make an appearance in this new series Edie s the friend of Gretchen from Beauty and the Billionaire, as well as Magnus is the friend of Hunter Gretchen s fiance Gretchen gets the matchmaking mojo going during her meet and greet for the bridesmaids and groomsmen for her upcoming wedd [...]


    Lorraine Joy

    You know how if you saw a blind monkey riding a tricycle with two wheels down the street during rush hour you would think to yourself, well this sh t won t end well That s the feeling you get from the set up to Edie and Magnus relationship And just like you wouldn t be able to take your eyes off that poor monkey headed for disaster, it s hard to put this book down I don t want to spoil anything for you but the way that Edie and Magnus come together has disaster ahead written all over it But OH I [...]


    Sandy S

    3.75 stars ABOUT THE BOOK Release Date July 21, 2015Edie s an overbearing cat behaviorist who s not big on people Magnus is a newly rich game developer who likes to be in control When the two of them meet at Gretchen and Hunter s masquerade engagement party, the loathing is mutual Unfortunately for them and everyone else they re in the wedding party together and must deal with each other for the next few months.But when Magnus s younger brother falls for Edie s sister, he begs for his brother s [...]


    Janell Sutherland

    This is a loose adaptation of The Taming of the Shrew Edie, the shrew, is an animal behaviorist, helping people with their cats It doesn t pay well, and she adopts almost every unwanted cat she sees, so she is practically a stereotypical cat lady But as she sees it, Just because girls happened to like cats didn t mean they were hideous unloveable creatures Because of a ski accident, she has a busted up knee, so she wears orthopedic shoes and limps and has to sit and stretch her leg a lot Her bea [...]


    April Symes

    A gifted copy was provided by the author for my honest review This was a sweet and funny Billionaires and Bridesmaids book The MC in this book are Edie and Magnus Edie is one of Gretchen s oldest and dearest friends Gretchen is from Beauty and the Billionaire book 2 Magnus is this tech billionaire who is way Hawt and Sexy Edie meets Magnus at Gretchen s pre wedding dinner party where Magnus was a TOTAL jerk He , Levi and Asher made some pretty jerky comments which Edie overheard and it fired her [...]


    Stephanie

    The Taming of the Billionaire No Shrew, but Many CatsORIGINAL POST 9 3 15 fangswandsandfairydust 201E Galley provided by publisher for review purposes No remuneration was exchanged and all opinion presented herein is my own except as noted.You know the part of Shakespeare s THE TAMING OF THE SHREW that is misogynistic crap Where Petruchio basically abuses Katerina into being a pliable and complacent wife Yeah, most of the play Well all that crap is gone from this semi classic based retelling of [...]


    Marian

    You know how there are cat people and dog people Well, I firmly belong to the latter category However, my liking for Jessica Clare s writing trumps my dislike for felines, so I swallowed my misgivings about The Taming of the Billionaire s storyline and gave it a read Sad to say, this didn t quite hit my sweet spot but not for the obvious reason.If you consider the Shakespeare reference in the blurb, you might figure out that The Taming of the Billionaire took its cues from The Bard s The Taming [...]


    Literati Literature Lovers

    If you want to read a really fun story between a sexy geeky gamer billionaire and a fun no nonsense cat lady then Taming of the Billionaire by Jessica Clare is a book you need to pick up and read OMG it was hilarious I read this book so fast and wrote my review, then poof my review disappeared I think it might be in my recovered word documents but I am not sure But it doesn t really matter, because this book stayed with me and it s because of that, that this review is easy to right over You firs [...]


    Bambi Unbridled

    So this series is a spinoff from the Billionaire Boys Club series by Jessica Clare, which I have not read I think that puts me at a disadvantage because I don t know the back stories of the people who are actually getting married That bothers my OCD a little bit.In this installment, our couple getting married are Gretchen and Hunter I think their story would be super interesting, so I am definitely going to go back and read it I was a bit disappointed that we didn t actually get to read about th [...]


    Lisa Menor

    I received an advanced copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.Edie, self professed cat lady , meets Magnus, video game developer, at her friends, get to know one another, pre wedding party Almost immediately, the two become fast enemies Magnus s brother, Levi, enlists Magnus to help him become better acquainted with Edie s sister, Bianca Too bad Edie and Magnus want absolutely nothing to do with each other Levi and Bianca devise a plan, to bring Magnus and Edie together, so they can [...]


    Heather andrews

    I loved Magnus, he is just not a cat person in the beginning, he crapped on my bed, Magnus whispered That s disgusting He s a strange man at times, and Edie I thought she was perfect for him, her brows drew together Let me get this straight Seeing all these snakes and lizards made you horny It s apparent that Magnus his going to have to guard his manly bits when his woman is sleeping, it s fine, Magnus said, offering her a hand as he stepped out onto the curb You almost kicked me in the balls tw [...]


    Claire

    3.5 stars After meeting Edie and her bitchy sister Bianca at an engagement party, Levi insists that his brother Magnus distracts Edie by dating her so he can woo Bianca.Edie has a limp and Bianca refuses to leave her side because she s so selfless and helpful vomit , but if Edies distracted, Bianca is free to date Levi Obviously, magnus and Edie end up falling for one another, and it doesn t take a rocket scientist to figure out that Magnus lies will be their downfall We ve all seen 10 Things I [...]



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