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Honda Rebel

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Scandal Sheet
Scandal Sheet by Gemma Halliday
by Gemma Halliday
Humorous, slightly outrageous and playful
Hollywood gossip columnist Tina Bender has the scoop on all the latest celebrities.  She has no hesitation whatsoever to print the latest news --- no matter how scandalous and she has even been known to bend the truth a little in the name of a story.  When Tina receives an anonymous threat, her whole world is upturned especially when it comes to the sexy bodyguard, Calvin Dean, that her boss hires to keep her safe.  How can she do her job with him shadowing her?  But as the threats become more deadly, his presence might be exactly what she needs and in more ways than one.   Until now, Tina's lacks any real connection to those around her.  Her love life is confined to a internet friendship with ManInBlack72 and she lives in a retirement home with her Aunt Sue.  As the danger mounts, so does the heat between this gossip columnist and bodyguard.  Together, they will have to sift through all the stories she has printed and discover just who might be willing to commit murder.

Gemma Halliday's sassy new Hollywood Headlines series in SCANDAL SHEET starts off with a bang.  Humorous, slightly outrageous and playful, this mystery romance also touches the heart in moments amid the fast-paced race to catch the culprit.  A crazy set of Hollywood characters make up the suspect list, characters just as wild as the stories Tina creates from even the slightest innuendo.  Tina may ride a hot pink Honda Rebel motorcycle complete with yellow flames, but beneath the tough exterior she wears on the job, her life lacks the kind of intimacy and indeed non-virtual friendship a woman needs.  Sexy, protective and yet willing listen, Cal is just the man for this independent, sassy tabloid reporter.  Gemma Halliday creates a wonderful mixture of romance and mystery as Tina digs even deeper into world behind the celebrities.  Delightful romantic twists and a clever mystery puzzle make SCANDAL SHEET a light romantic mystery full of smiles, laughter and perfectly placed heart-warming moments amid the humorous, zany Hollywold tabloid world.  SCANDAL SHEET is reading entertainment at its best.

Publisher:  Making It (October 27, 2009)
Series: Hollywood Headlines
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