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He was being overprotective.. Maura was determined to strike out on her own. Her decision to teach school enraged Clayton, her stepbrother, and the administrator of the family's considerable wealth. Ten years older than Maura, Clayton had always shared an affectionate relationship with her. He'd respected her intelligence and recognized her independent spirit.
But now his He was being overprotective.. But now his affection was eclipsed by fury, and Maura was at a loss to understand why. One thing was becoming increasingly obvious. His feelings went beyond brotherly protectiveness and affection Get A Copy. Paperback , Harlequin Romance, , pages. Published May 25th by Harlequin Romance first published January 1st More Details Original Title. Other Editions 2. Friend Reviews. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about Bid For Independence , please sign up.
Lists with This Book. Community Reviews. Showing Average rating 3. Rating details. More filters. Sort order. Start your review of Bid For Independence. Apr 27, Naksed rated it did not like it Shelves: annoying-hero , annoying-heroine , boring , forgettable , girl-pursues-guy , harlequin-romance , ow-om-drama , spineless-leaky-jellyblob , stepsiblings.
Very forgettable story of a spineless, leaky, jellyblob h falling for her step brother while he purposefully dangles an oozy OW before her in order to ward her off. Aug 13, StMargarets rated it liked it Shelves: angst-by-jealousy , angst-by-misunderstanding-lies , open-library , stepbrother-stepsister , vintage , 3-star. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.
To view it, click here. Heroine discovers she's in love with her overbearing stepbrother. Her bid for independence lead her to college and teaching career. Unfortunately, her stepbrother doesn't think she knows her own mind about her feelings for him, so he plays hot and cold and even dangles an OW in front of her for a few months. He's been in love with her since she was 17 It takes getting hit by a stack of logs for the hero come to his senses and stop the game-playing.
I liked the heroine in this one - she was hone Heroine discovers she's in love with her overbearing stepbrother. I liked the heroine in this one - she was honest and straightforward. I liked the little side plot of the heroine helping her fellow teachers out in the romance department.
View all 4 comments. Here is a tale of two hard-headed step siblings who are madly in love, but do everything in contrary. The h has an independent streak and decides to take up the job of a teacher, which the H disagrees to because he wants her to have a comfortable and luxurious life. Her friend points out that her hottie stepbro is a man MAN- and she finally starts noticing the hunk. It's obvious he reciprocates the attraction too- but when she tries to act "Bid For Independence" is the story of Maura and Clayton.
It's obvious he reciprocates the attraction too- but when she tries to act on it- he cruelly pushes her away.
The rest of the book is her literally wallowing in self pity and heartbreak while the H pushes OW at her face, only for her to realize he loved her all along. I have read this one before I am sure however it was a different edition. Not very good. Jul 05, sbf rated it really liked it. This was a decent read.
But then this one had a somewhat different twist in that the hero thought that it was wrong for him to love his stepsister romantically. With that twist, it became more interesting. Nothing overly exciting, but a decent read. Jan 12, Booked rated it it was amazing Shelves: guardian-stepsibs. His fe He was being overprotective.. Apr 24, Roub rated it liked it. May 23, RomLibrary marked it as to-read Shelves: rejoin , open-lib , open-lib-to-read. Nov 15, Liana rated it really liked it.
One of my fave MB like,ever Mar 30, L rated it really liked it. Decent read Some angst with conflicting emotions and guilt on his side for falling for his stepsister that he still sees as sister even though he loved her for years , whereas she got over that issue quite quickly i liked that.
She was stubborn, decisive, independent, smart and went after what she wanted. He caused fights and arguments with her to hide his feelings, and seemed at the same time to have hell of a time staying away from her.
But when he brought OW into play to ruffle her, they Decent read But when he brought OW into play to ruffle her, they were so convincing together that she clamped up in her inocence and insecurity and then was decent enough to wish for his happiness.
And then Lets just say that they got theirs hapily ever after Lexie rated it liked it Feb 03, Virginia Elliott rated it really liked it Nov 02, Purist rated it liked it Dec 08, Echo rated it really liked it Feb 15, Naomi rated it really liked it May 24, Pooja rated it really liked it Nov 26, Lynn Smith rated it really liked it Apr 03, RomReader rated it really liked it Sep 20, Giovanni rated it it was ok Jan 02, Nan Comargue rated it really liked it Oct 04, Prescilla rated it liked it Jan 03, Runjhun Rana rated it liked it Nov 24, Kelleyj rated it did not like it Aug 10, JK rated it it was ok Apr 07, Leona rated it really liked it May 12, Carmela Gentry rated it liked it Feb 19, Theo rated it liked it Jan 11, Doreen rated it really liked it Jun 05, Christina rated it really liked it Oct 18, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
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