Mixing business with pleasure has never been so sexy…
Being the financial caretaker for her deadbeat parents isn’t the life professional organizer Sterling Andrews dreamed of. Tired of being the dependable—and boring—daughter, Sterling decides to have a little fun. And what could be more fun than seducing rich bad boy chef, Jack Vaughn? Except, after one scintillating night together, Sterling’s not only lusting for Jack, she’s working for him. And remaining professional becomes harder every day.
Already a major success thanks to his exclusive restaurants, Jack Vaughn is looking for something more. Ultra responsible Sterling is unlike anyone Jack has met…but she’s his employee. Unwilling to give her up, Jack makes Sterling an offer she can’t refuse—for four sexy weekends, he’ll indulge her most wicked fantasies with no professional strings attached. But will mixing business with pleasure spell disaster? Or will they find the recipe for satisfaction?
"Recipe For Satisfaction had me in its grips as soon as I heard Jack Vaughn, tattoos, and a tongue ring." ~ Shortie Says
This book was a suprise, a real little gem!
Gina Gordon, please tell me we will be seeing more from the Madewood brother!!
I can just see a beautiful little series being made from this family of boys.
Brothers by circumstance we have, Finn, Cole, Neil and Jack, all taken from foster care to live wit... ...more
I'm a publicist with Entangled, but Gina Gordon is not my client. I'm writing this disclaimer because her book is published by Entangled.
I've been a pretty active book reviewer for years, but I wanted to make all the above clear before you read my review. Many might say my opinion is swayed beca... ...more
The title for this book is spot on, because between these pages Gina Gordon really has created a recipe for satisfaction.
Sterling Andrews; professional organizer, parental baby-sitter, woman in need of one wild night. With bad boy Jack Vaughn, Sterling knows she is way out of her league but gives... ...more
How did I feel about this book? Yum. Wow. Holy crap, that's hot. How was that? :)
Sterling Andrews is dependable. So dependable that her parents routinely take advantage of her and are slowly killing any chance she has for a happy future. Her best friend, Penn, forces her to attend a snazzy cruise... ...more
This was sexy and sweet, a great combo for a fun romance to curl up with at night. Sterling didn't really wow me, but she was interesting enough with her 'bad girl side' wanting to come out and play with the sexy and suave playboy Jack. Sterling is a hard-working, plain-jane type who has been tak... ...more
If you are after a quick hot read this fits the bill. Great romantic escapism, I devoured it in an evening. Yes it's a tad predictable, but it's well-written, has endearing characters, a decent storyline and is steamy yet has some nice romantic moments.
The relationships between the Madewood broth... ...more
3.75 stars..not quite a 4 star
RECIPE FOR SATISFACTION (Madewood Brothers #1) by Gina Gordon
ABOUT THE BOOK: Release Date January 1, 2013
Being the financial caretaker for her deadbeat parents isn’t the life professional organizer Sterling Andrews dreamed of. Tired of being the dependable—and borin... ...more
Professional organizer Sterling Andrews was hoping to step outside herself to find happiness in the arms of man for just one night. One night where she didn't have to worry about money or what her parents may or may not be doing. A party on a private yacht, a bout of sea sickness and playboy Jack... ...more
5 sexy stars as emotionally satisfying and very sexy book.
Sterling has been dragged along to a fancy party by her friend who wants her to have some fun, but boats don't agree with sterling and she soon feels ill. While feeling seasick she tries to find a toilet, she runs into Jack a Madewood bro... ...more
I love I love I love this story!! Gina Gordon has written a fantastic romance with plenty of heat, sweet filled moments, and swoon worthy characters.
Sterling is a professional organizer and when Penn, her best friend, talks her into going to an event to find a man for the night she agrees knowing... ...more
Sterling Andrews life is filled with takers who do nothing to take care of themselves and Sterling is left putting her needs aside. After breaking up with her boyfriend, Sterling decides to try an experiment and try new things outside of her sheltered box. Enter playboy chef Jack Vaughn whose mag... ...more
Great book, couldn't put it Down. Hope to read more from this author soon, maybe about Penn and Cole? ...more
I enjoyed this book. I can't wait to read about the other brothers.
I love this author! ...more
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Recipe for satisfaction
By Gina Gordon
My thoughts (Theo): I just finished this book and all I can say is:
Holly Mother of Mine!!! It was mind-blowing, extremely well written and AWESOME!
Yes, yes, you have read me right! It was an amazing... ...more
Reviewed by Kim
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Recipe for Satisfaction definitely has what I’ve come to expect with Brazen books, HOT sex and lots of it. This is the first book in Gina Gordon’s Madewood Brothers Series and it does a nice job of setting you up and introducing you to all the broth... ...more
This is a hot, sexy little book with some interesting characters. I love the set up for this series. Four teenage boys in foster care were taken in by a single, well-to-do lady who gave them a purpose in life. She taught them all to cook and urged them to pursue various cooking careers.... ...more
Review in a few words:
Awesome Characters | Brothers | Hot Boys | Sexy Story | Well Developed
Men who can cook… and are sexy as hell… and have tats… and ride motorcycles… whelp yes all of that is in this book – need I say more?! I thought not ;)
Jack Vaughn and his br... ...more
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You guise. This. book. is. hot.
I'm not sure if it's because I've been reading mediocre smut lately or what, but I seriously loved this book.
Sterling Andrews meets bad boy Jack Vaughn when her friend drags her to a fundraiser... ...more
Oh, how I love a good book with a BUNCH of irresistible, hot, successful men. And boy, does Recipe for Satisfaction have it! Yes, this is the story of Jack and Sterling, but did you know Jack has three, count ‘em, THREE brothers! All of them are hot and successful, not to mention, they can all co... ...more
Jack is a playboy & chef. And his family is full of money.
Instead of inherit it, he started his own business and that made his brothers concern.
Due to his bad reputation as a playboy and as the youngest of all four Madewood brother,
He feel like his brother lack of trust in his re... ...more
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I didn't know what to expect from this book but was pleasantly surprised with this book.
You like Jack and Sterling right off the hop with this book. I was intrigued with Sterling and her ability and focus of trying to take care of her shit family wh... ...more
The only reason this book isn't getting five stars is the end. There was build up, and build up followed by a sudden and abrupt ending that left you wanting WAY more!! I am understanding that the author is probably heading into a series with this family, there absolutely is the potential for a fu... ...more
Just finished reading "Recipe for Satisfaction" by Gina Gordon. I had not read anything by this author before, but I now want to read more by her.
This story has great characters, an interesting storyline that keeps you turning the page, and most of all, is well paced. This book was a real treat f... ...more
Brazen knows how to publish a sexy love story. Recipe for Satisfactions was funny and sexy, and had relatable characters. I love a great story about men who cook; there is nothing sexier than a man in the kitchen. Well maybe a man doing dirty things to his lady in the kitchen, but I digress.
I rea... ...more