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A sexy standalone novel from New York Times and international bestselling author Elle Kennedy THE RISK takes you back to the world of hot hockey players feisty heroines bro banter and steamy scenes Everyone says I’m a bad girl They’re only partly right I don’t let fear rule me and I certainly don’t care what people think But I draw the line at sleeping with the enemy As the da This book COMPLETELY lived up to all my expectations Jake and Brenna are my new faves and this book has become my fave of the series I swear I was grinning so stupidly during this entire book and all their scenes at the cuteness and the banter it was all A I wish I could give it 10 stars tbhps also I have to believe the next book is gonna be Hunter s book The only girl I can think of possibly as his love interest that was in this book is Hazel It would make it an all Briar book again or it could also just be a new girl idk I m up for either Feb 2019 ugh whyyyyy so long away god I so hope this book is about Brenna and JakeUPDATE IT S JAKE AND IT S FAKE DATING AND ENEMIES TO LOVERS YESSSSSSSSSSSS

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Ake datehe wants a real oneWhich means this bad girl is in big trouble Nothing good can come from sneaking around with Jake Connelly My father would kill me my friends will revolt and my post college career is on the line But while it’s getting harder and harder to resist Jake’s oozing sex appeal and cocky grin I refuse to fall for himThat’s the one risk I’m not willing to tak Oh boy was I excited to read THE RISK After meeting Brenna and Jake Connelly in The Chase I knew their story would be one of my most anticipated books of 2019The Risk started a little slow for me but in the end it had EVERYTHING I love in a New AdultCollegeSports romance just look at all these fabulous tropes All my favorite tropes wrapped in one bookAt this point I can also confess that the novels in Briar U so far are my most favorite of all Elle Kennedy books besides Him US of courseThe forbidden aspect of Brenna and Jake s love story totally worked for me and I must say that Jake was all kinds of YUMMY That boy was almost the most perfect boyfriend possible I loved how he pushed Brenna s buttons but never overdid it and always had an amazing insight into her personality They really clickedBrenna was as feisty and spunky as I remembered her Her confidence was a highlight of this book There were a couple situations I wished she would have gone all out but in the end she was true to herself And I loved her for that And going for what she wanted Jake really made my dayIn the end The Risk was a great addition to the Briar U series and delivered in every way I hoped it would I had tons of fun LOLed many times and just enjoyed reading a college sports romance that checked all my boxesI actually need books like The Risk More college romances with women that have fun are spunky and just interesting in an uniue way And having guys like Jake by their sides doesn t hurt He was the epitome of a book boyfriend and I can t wait to see what the author comes up with next ARC generously provided in exchange for an honest review

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Ughter of Briar’s head hockey coach I’d be vilified if I hooked up with a player from a rival teamAnd that’s who Jake Connelly is Harvard’s star forward is arrogant annoying and too attractive for his own good But fate is cruel I reuire his help to secure a much coveted internship and the sexy jerk isn’t making it easy for meI need Connelly to be my fake boyfriendFor every f RATING 45 STARSThe Risk is book two in the Briar U series by Elle Kennedy We first met Brenna in the first book as she and Summer met and became close friends I really liked her in that book but I love her in this one She s tough snarky and determined to succeed Brenna Jensen is the daughter of the hockey coach at Briar University Her life has always revolved around hockey and she loves the sport She loves everything about it That is why she is majoring in sports journalism and is in her junior year She met Jake Connelly in the first book and they started right out from the start with a bit of a contentious relationship Brenna is applying for an intern position with a major sports news channel based in Boston The man interviewing her doesn t feel like women belong in the sports news business but he is also a huge fan of Jake s Before she could stop the words from coming out of her mouth she told him that Jake was her boyfriend thinking it might help her to get the internship So now she has to convince Jake to be her fake boyfriendJake Connelly is captain of Harvard s hockey team He is a senior and has already signed on to a professional team in Edmonton Canada after graduation Jake like any of the hockey players has no problem with getting women But he has no interest in a relationship His focus is always hockey But there is something about Brenna She couldn t be off limits Briar U s team is Harvard s rival She s the coach s daughter She s definitely trouble So why can t he stop thinking about her When she comes to him asking him to pose as her fake boyfriend he agrees with a stipulation For every fake date he gets a real oneAs Jake and Brenna begin to spend time together they are both surprised to find that they actually enjoy each other s company It s obvious that there is something there something worth exploring Their bond grows stronger trust is beginning to form and Jake proves to Brenna the sort of man he really is a man that can be there for her when she needs him Secrets are shared and real feelings come in to play But is it enough Their teams are rivals Their friends are enemies And Jake is graduating and moving away Brenna has one year leftI actually loved this one than the first one I loved Brenna and Jake together I have to say that it has one of the most intense hockey games I ve ever read I was literally chewing my fingers down to nubs It s a miracle I can still type this review My one and only complaint is the ending Although of course we get our happy ending It just sort of stopped I really needed a bit I love epilogues and it would have left me with a much better sense of closure if we could have gotten a glimpse into how the future played out for these two With that being said I really enjoyed this I felt like both of these two were mature and well grounded and were just perfect for each other So if you enjoy hockey romance with fantastic characters this book is most definitely for youFor about this book and so many come and visit me at Carol s Crazy Bookish Worldhttpswwwfacebookcomgroups44036


10 thoughts on “The Risk

  1. says:

    ARC provided to me by the author in exchange for an honest review#1 The Chase ★★★★★I’m not sure what the world has done to deserve Elle Kennedy and all the amazing stories she keeps giving us set around this hockey team b

  2. says:

    ➳When enemies who have that witty banter and know that as rivals they must be far away their attraction and emot

  3. says:

    This book COMPLETELY lived up to all my expectations Jake and Brenna are my new faves and this book has become m

  4. says:

    RATING 45 STARSThe Risk is book two in the Briar U series by Elle Kennedy We first met Brenna in the first book as she and Summer met and became close friends I really liked her in that book but I love her in this one She’s tough snarky and determined to succeed Brenna Jensen is the daughter of the hockey coach at Briar University Her life has always revolved around hockey and she loves the sport She loves everything about it

  5. says:

    I am bummed to only be giving this book 3 stars While I was reading the first book in Elle Kennedy's spinoff series I was just dying to read Brenna and Jake's book So I eagerly awaited the release of The Risk While I enjoyed the book overall it wasn't exactly the hit that I was hoping forIt's hard for me to describe why

  6. says:

    45 STARSARC Generously Provided by AuthorThe second installment of the ”Briar U” series is a sexy and hilarious enemies to lovers romance I

  7. says:

    Oh boy was I excited to read THE RISK After meeting Brenna and Jake Connelly in The Chase I knew their story would be one of my most anticipated books of 2019The Risk started a little slow for me but in the end it had EVERYTHING I love in a New AdultCollegeSports romance – just look at all these fabulous tropes All my favorite tropes wrapped in one bookAt this point I can also confess that the novels in Briar U so far are my mo

  8. says:

    ’THE RISK’ is the second full length romance novel in Elle Kennedy’s ‘Briar U' which are a series of interconnected stand alones Spoken in 'Dual Perspectives'Brenna Jensen is the daughter of Chad who is Briar Hockey Team's coach and Summer's best friend who we met in THE CHASE She doesn't let many people in she's tough as nails sassy sexy and smart with a take no shit attitude So to see her connection developi

  9. says:

    As a big fan of Off Campus I was looking forward to Briar U ever since it was announced Sadly I found the first book to be not on the same level as the main series However the little BrennaJake hints from The Chase really made me interested in this second installment The Risk was still not as good as I hoped It's not about the main relationship which was pretty solid not the Greatest but also way nicer than ho

  10. says:

    |ARC kindly sent by the author in exchange of an honest review| When we met Brenna in The Chase I was instantly hooked I needed of her and I was dying to know her and get in her world and I love her even now I’

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