Cara Murphy is a New York City kindergarten teacher with a bright future and tenure on the horizon, and she won’t let anything—any man—distract her. She’s had her heart broken before, and she won’t make that mistake twice. She’s got her career to focus on, and being single has many, many advantages.
Noah Hughes is a firefighter with a charred heart who heats up every room he enters, but he lives solely for the happiness of his five-year-old son. When he crosses paths with Cara at a club, sparks fly, and they share a hot night of passion. But that flame is quickly doused during a surprise second encounter.
Continuing to see each other would truly be playing with fire, but Cara and Noah can’t stop. Still, Cara’s career is in jeopardy, and Noah’s heart is locked in guilt. Is there really a chance they could build a love that forever burns bright?
“I kind of want to set something on fire,” I said.
Gorgeous single father who just so happens to be a firefighter, plus a gorgeous teacher!? Yes, please! Julie Morgan is a new to me author and I can’t wait to read more from her. I DEVOURED this book. I couldn’t put it down.
Cara Murphy may seem like a rich, beautiful, club girl. However, there is so much more to that. She is a kindergarten teacher and working her way to her tenure and a major promotion at the school she teaches it. Celebrating one last time before the start of a new school year, she meets a gorgeous firefighter at a club and has a one night stand. Like anyone one night stand you don’t expect to see the man again, however, that is not the case for Cara. Noah Hughes, father and firefighter. He lost the love his life, but was left with his adorable little boy, Marshall. He is a hard worker, but definitely knows how to let loose from time to time.
Noah and Cara both have major walls up for different reasons. However, as those walls start to fall things only begin to heat up more and more for the two of them. There is some EXPLOSIVE chemistry between these two from the start.
This story was the best kind of misadventure. Make sure you have the fire department on speed dial, you may need it for all the heat packed in this story! A MUST READ!