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The Perfect Play Audiobook

The Perfect Play: Play-by-Play, Book 1

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Publisher's Summary

The last thing event planner Tara Lincoln needs is the jet-set lifestyle of a football pro like Mick Riley, even though their steamy and passionate one-night stand proved that Mick is an all-star - both on the field and in the bedroom.

Tara played the game of love once and lost big, and she doesn't intend to put herself out there again, especially with a certified heartbreaker. But when Mick sets his mind to win, nothing will stop him. And he has the perfect play in mind to catch this sultry vixen.

©2011 Jaci Burton (P)2013 Tantor

What the Critics Say

"In the hands of the talented Burton, the characters leap off the page and the romance sparkles as the sex sizzles." (Romantic Times)

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    Jennifer Gorka Ste Genevieve, MO 04-14-13
    Jennifer Gorka Ste Genevieve, MO 04-14-13 Member Since 2012
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    "I think this is most women's fantasy!!"
    Would you listen to The Perfect Play again? Why?

    Um... YES!! I listened in almost one sitting!! I had to turn it off because I couldn't stay awake anymore :) I didn't want to miss anything!


    What did you like best about this story?

    Being a mother myself, I can put myself in Tarah's shoes. Her son means everything to her and she wars with herself about being completely devoted to him or to allow herself happiness for the first time in her life.


    What does Lucy Malone bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    Lucy told an amazing story! You know who she is at every point, there is no confusion about who is speaking. I just got lost in the story, not in trying to figure what she was doing right or wrong.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    It did make me a little teary at several points.


    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Jessica Counts 09-29-17 Member Since 2013
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    "Loved it!!!"

    Loved it! The characters really come to life. Great writing and narrating. This story is very similar to alot of real life stories. Well worth the buy. Can't wait for the next one.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Liz Jackson 07-12-17
    Liz Jackson 07-12-17
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    "This Narrator is Gawd AWFUL!!!!"

    I couldn't get past the narration of this book. I've tried to stick it out for 2 hours and I just can't do it any longer. This is one that I'm going to have to read instead of listen. Seems like a decent and pretty hot story but the narrator ruined it for me.

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    Ndulgent Bloggrs Virginia, United States 02-27-17
    Ndulgent Bloggrs Virginia, United States 02-27-17 Member Since 2010
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    "A Winner!"

    A strong story line grounds this book that is most remarkable for its deliciously hot sex. Jaci Burton is obviously an award winning author who crafts sexy stories with alpha athletes and charismatic heroines. Combined with a talented narrator, this audiobook is a winner. Recommended listen for erotic romance lovers!

    I review for the Guilty Indulgence Review Site.

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    Robin 12-16-15
    Robin 12-16-15
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    "TMI !!!"

    TOO MUCH INFORMATION!!! Story line was good, but lost ALL the romance w/the Frequent use of the "F---" word! At least try to be subtle! Couldn't even listen past the second or third chapter...won't want to try any more of her books! 🙄 Jeez Louise!!!

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    Trinigal78 12-14-15
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    "Lucy Malone's narration sucked"

    The story was ok... the sex amazing... the narration was horrible and caused me to lose interest several times in the story....

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    Rusty 08-03-15
    Rusty 08-03-15 Member Since 2017
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    "Sweet & Sexy Football Romance - No Violence"

    While I'm not much of a football fan, I really liked the character of Mick, an NFL player who was strong, sexy and actually liked & respected the female gender.

    When he meets Tara, a single mother too busy to date, Mick slowly wins her over with charm, thoughtfulness and a great body - no sexual domination or bullying involved. There is explicit sex, but nothing degrading or violent.

    As this is my first book by Jaci Burton, I hope the rest of this series is fun & light; I am so tired books about selfish, sadist men who enjoy hurting the women they "love".


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    Lorraine Tampa Bay, Florida USA 04-14-15
    Lorraine Tampa Bay, Florida USA 04-14-15
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    "Loved the Strong Mother point of view"
    What made the experience of listening to The Perfect Play the most enjoyable?

    I enjoyed Lucy Malone's performance. She really got into the strong female characters. Speaking as Liz is my favorite. Lucy gets some real sass going when Liz is up.


    What other book might you compare The Perfect Play to and why?

    I have no idea right now. I enjoyed this story. It's a love story and of course it has a happily ever after. It also comes with a real unmarried single mother that takes parenthood seriously and shows it with her actions and decisions.


    Have you listened to any of Lucy Malone’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    I enjoyed this performance. I think it is one of her best. I love when she brings the sass.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

    Don't piss off a momma bear.


    Any additional comments?

    Jaci Burton has such incredible talent. With this story, you get hours of love story and roller coaster. Will they, won't they? I enjoyed every minute of the ride. I was thrilled with the ending and it left me with a smile all day. That's all I can ask.

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    Bea 01-01-15
    Bea 01-01-15 Member Since 2017
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    "Hot Fantasy !!!!!"

    Hot hot hot
    O o o o o o o o o o o On my way! O o o o o o o o bea oh

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    The_Book_Queen 12-21-14
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    "Extremely Sexy!"
    Any additional comments?

    4 1/2 STARS!

    Why, oh why did I wait so long to read Jaci Burton's Play by Play series? WHY? The covers . . . *dies* The sex . . . *shudders* It's a double whammy!

    I loved Mick and Tara, they were amazing together -- in bed and out! :D The sex was off the charts, of course, but these two had great chemistry outside of the bedroom, and more importantly they had a real connection.

    Mick is quite the dreamy hero. Sexy, caring, strong . . . I loved him. *happy sigh*

    Tara is also a strong heroine; I really liked her and could easily see having her as a friend.

    And Nathan was great, too. I'm not always a fan of children (or, in this case, teens) in romance novels, but I had no issue with Nathan.

    All in all, I loved this book and will be coming back for more!

    I can't say the narrator was my favorite, but she wasn't bad. I'd put her performance at about average, say 3 1/2 stars.

    The story gets a solid 4 1/2 stars.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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