Protect Me Not by Natasha Anders

([Un]Professionally Yours #2)

Published: October 6th 2021

Publisher: Indie Published

Length: 528 Pages

My Rating: 2 stars

Blurb:

Victoria Hollingsworth does not need a surly, uncommunicative bodyguard cramping her style, following her everywhere, and intimidating any would-be male callers. She’s a florist for goodness sake, not a princess or a pop star. Having a massive, mysterious bodyguard always hovering is an inconvenience. And yet… there he is, Tyler Chambers, her unwanted protector, ultra-serious, no-nonsense, and off-the-charts hot. Vicki doesn’t want or need, him as a bodyguard. Yet, disturbingly, he may be everything she wants, and needs, in a man.

Ty hates his current long-term assignment. It’s mind-numbingly tedious. Vicki Hollingsworth is a pain in the butt who talks too much, laughs a lot, and frequently tests his patience. And her life isn’t exactly filled with intrigue and action. Ty is ready for this job to be over. He has a couple of months left before reassignment. So close to being out of here he can taste it. The last thing he needs is to suddenly find his cute-as-a-button charge irresistibly attractive. She’s not his type. Wholesome, adorable, and sweet, Vicki is the kind of woman who needs long-term commitment. And all Ty has to offer is a few short weeks of far-from-wholesome pleasure.

How much chaos can one little florist introduce into his regimented life? Ty is about to find out. 

My Review:

While part of a series this book can be read as a standalone. This book was long. Too long. The story was bogged down with too many irrelevant details. I don’t see how this couple would last. The relationship felt forced and I didn’t find it believable. This was a miss for me.

I received an arc of this book via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. 

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