Afterburn/Aftershock by Sylvia Day is the long awaited print release of two novellas previously released as ebooks. Fans already familiar with Sylvia Day’s previous novels and new readers alike will love the exciting storyline and the sexual tension between Gia and Jax. With a hot Alpha male and an independent heroine, this one will leave readers wanting more. Day has once again created a new couple to keep readers guessing!

Gia Rossi is proud of her family’s restaurants and has spent her college years preparing to learn as much as she could about the industry to help the family business. During college Gia also fell in love with Jax, the son of a high profile politician, who broke her heart. When Gia gets a job working as a protégé with a high profile restaurateur, it’s the chance of a lifetime. Everything is going fine until Jax enters the mix.

Gia hasn’t seen Jax since he abruptly ended their relationship and now he’s back, involved in a business deal that causes problems for Gia professionally and personally. Gia struggles not to let her emotions overrule her professionalism as Jax tries to get Gia back. She wonders if he wants her because he really cares about her, or if he thinks having her in his bed will sabotage the deal she’s been working hard to pull together. Will Gia take a chance on Jax? (COSMO RED HOT READS, Mar., 288 pp., $14.95)

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Mandy Boles