She is a really good writer. Each book in this series just gets better and better. This is the story of Amelia, the Temp in Bellagio Shoes who works miracles on sticky situations. She meets business man, Jack who is on the prowl for Bellagio stock and women. She is on the rebound and a "No men" road, when they collide.
Banks returns to the world of Bellagio Shoes in this third stand-alone romance sharing characters with Feet First (2005) and Underfoot (2006). Amelia Parker, the superefficient temp at Bellagio, finally agrees to stay after she breaks up with her childhood sweetheart for the third and final time. On assignment in the Florida Keys as assistant to Lillian Bellagio, the grande dame of the company, she meets Jack O'Connell while sitting in a Tiki bar thinking up her life's to-do list. He comes up with several suggestions, most involving nudity, and they embark on a summer fling. Unbeknownst to Amelia, Jack, an illegitimate son of Lillian's late husband, is a venture capitalist who has bought into Bellagio. Back in Atlanta, Amelia is given a sizable promotion and finds Jack working at the company, which causes no end of complications. Hot lovemaking scenes and a couple made for each other make for great entertainment as Banks, once again, delivers a terrific feel-good romance.
Even on a tropical getaway , a gir's fot to watch out for the sharks.....
Think working for a leading international shoe company sounds like a dream job> Not if you're Amelia Parker, an overworked, downtrodden temp working for Bellagio, Inc's grande dame.
Think working for a leading international she company sounds like a dream job? Not if you're Amelia Parker, an overworked, downtrodden temp working for Bellagio, Inc.'s grande dame, Lillian Bellagio. But things are looking up for Amelia. She's just been given the assignement of accompany Ms. Bellagio to her estate in the Keys. Trading pumps for flip-flops and a cell phone for a conch shell--could be worse, right?
Especially when life on the island includes her very own mystery man--one Jack "The Shark" O'Connell, dashing venture capitalist. He dares Amelia to use this time to do something wild: drink a hurrican, go skinny-dipping...have an affair with a dangerously attractive man. Now Amelia will have to decide whether to step into that glass slipper.