Hard Hitter
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Hard Hitter

He’s a fighter in the rink, but he’s about to learn that playing nice can help you score...

As team captain and enforcer, Patrick O'Doul puts the bruise in the Brooklyn Bruisers. But after years of hard hits, O'Doul is feeling the burn, both physically and mentally. He conceals his pain from his coach and trainers, but when his chronic hip injury becomes too obvious to ignore, they send him for sessions with the team’s massage therapist.

After breaking up with her long-term boyfriend, Ari Bettini is in need of peace of mind. For now, she’s decided to focus on her work: rehabilitating the Bruisers’ MVP. O'Doul is easy on the eyes, but his reaction to her touch is ice cold. Ari is determined to help O'Doul heal, but as the tension between them turns red hot, they both learn that a little TLC does the body good...

Title:Hard Hitter
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Number of Pages:336 pages

    Hard Hitter Reviews

  • Christy
    Jan 02, 2017

    4 stars! The moment after I finished the first book in this series, Rookie Move, my first thought was - I hope the next book is about O’doul. Patrick O’doul, the keep to himself team captain and e...

  • Wendy'sThoughts
    Jan 03, 2017

    4 Healing Hands Stars * * * * Spoiler Free It's Live!!!If ever you want to read a book which feels authentic about any subject... Sarina Bowen is your gal. I have been a long time fan and she has tak...

  • Sabrina
    Jan 02, 2017

    Ari is the Brooklyn Bruisers massage therapist and yoga instructor, which all the players thought was pointless until she got her hands on them. Especially Patrick who ducked as many appointments with...

  • ChristieSHBBblogger
    Dec 30, 2016

    Title: Hard HitterSeries: Brooklyn Bruisers #2Author: Sarina BowenRelease date: January 3, 2017Cliffhanger: NoHEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)]Hard Hitter is the story of Patrick O'Doul, the team...

  • Eliza
    Dec 28, 2016

    I’m not sure what it is about a grumpy hero, but they really get my engine revving. Luckily for me Patrick O’Doul falls into this category. If you’re already a fan of the series, you’ll rememb...

  • Joanita
    Jan 16, 2017

    “Patrick,” she warned. “I’m not joking. We obviously have a bit of chemistry . . .” She rubbed a bit of oil onto her fingers and then started in on the muscles just above his knee.He snort...

  • ~ Stphanie ~ Tied up in Romance ~
    Nov 24, 2016

    Stand-alone but part of the Brooklyn Bruisers series HEA: (view spoiler)[ Yes (hide spoiler)]Cheating: (view spoiler)[ No (hide spoiler)]Trigger: (view spoiler)[ No (hide spoiler)]How come Sarina Bowe...

  • Wil Loves Books!
    Jan 11, 2017

    4.5 Stars!Review coming soon...

  • FMABookReviews
    Dec 18, 2016

    Whether she writes serious, thought-provoking stories or sweet romance, Sarina Bowen delivers every time.With Hard Hitter, Bowen gives us a slightly tortured hero, with Patrick O'Doul, the Enforcer fo...

  • Pavlina Read more sleep less blog??
    Jan 03, 2017

    4 STARS <3Another lovely story by Sarina!Hard Hitter follows the story of Patrick, the team captain and Ari.Two characters who have to deal with their past.I loved Ari,she was an interesting character...