Title: Heart of the Billionaire ~ Sam
Author: J.S. Scott
First published March 21, 2013
325 pages, ebook
Heart of the Billionaire is a steamy adult contemporary romance novel by J.S. Scott. Billionaire Sam Hudson has lived his life without regret, except for one thing – his past with Dr. Madeline Reynolds.
When fate brings them together again at his brother’s wedding, Sam realizes he wants to make things right with Maddie. Despite her hatred for him, Sam offers Maddie a proposition she can’t refuse, and she finds herself torn between her desires and her dislike for Sam.
As they navigate their complicated past, they discover that there may be more to their relationship than they thought. Will they be able to trust each other again and find their way back to love?
Please note that this book contains graphic sex, language, and situations not appropriate for younger readers.
About the Author
J.S. Scott has made a name for herself as a bestselling author in the genres of contemporary and paranormal romance. With a passion for reading and writing, she creates stories that she loves to read herself.
Her books typically include an Alpha Male character and end with a happily ever after – it’s just the way she writes! Currently residing in the stunning Rocky Mountains with her two beloved German Shepherds, J.S. Scott keeps her readers up-to-date with her newsletter and social media accounts on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Bookbub, and through her email at [email protected].
Heart of the Billionaire ~ Sam by J.S. Scott, first published on March 21, 2013, is a romance novel that follows the tumultuous relationship between a billionaire businessman and a woman who works in a bakery, set against the backdrop of New York City’s glamorous social scene. J.S. Scott is an American author known for writing bestselling romance novels, and Heart of the Billionaire ~ Sam is one of her popular works.
This novel is intended for adult audiences who enjoy steamy romance stories that blend the challenges of a relationship with the glamour of the high life. J.S. Scott’s writing style is engaging, filled with descriptions that paint vivid images of the characters and their surroundings, and the author’s treatment of the themes of vulnerability, family, and love are done with empathy and care.
The novel’s plot revolves around Samantha Johnson, an ordinary woman who finds herself in a complicated relationship with Sam Hudson, a billionaire businessman with a reputation for being aloof and unapproachable. Sam is struggling to come to terms with the death of his mother while running his company when he meets Samantha, who intrigues him with her wit and charm.
The two quickly develop feelings for each other, but their relationship faces several obstacles, including their vastly different social standings, Sam’s domineering personality, and the jealous plot of a rival businesswoman. As their love story plays out, both Sam and Samantha are forced to confront their personal demons, and their relationship will be put to the ultimate test.
Heart of the Billionaire ~ Sam is a classic romance novel, featuring all the hallmarks of the genre, including steamy passion, dramatic twists, and a bit of suspense. The characters of Sam and Samantha are both well-written, with their motivations and personalities explored in-depth throughout the novel.
The story’s setting in New York City’s glamorous social scene adds intrigue and excitement to the plot, with descriptions of high-end parties, fancy restaurants, and expensive fashion serving as the backdrop for the story. One of the novel’s strengths is how it portrays the development of the relationship between Sam and Samantha, which feels both realistic and captivating.
Their chemistry is palpable, and the reader can’t help but root for them as they navigate the challenges that come with their relationship. J.S. Scott’s writing style also shines, with her descriptions of Sam and Samantha’s emotions and inner thoughts being especially poignant.
One aspect where the book falls short is its pacing, which can be slow at times. Some readers may find the story dragging in certain parts, and while the writing style is engaging, it can sometimes feel repetitive.
Additionally, the plot’s reliance on some tropes of the romance genre, such as the billionaire businessman who falls for an ordinary woman, may feel clichéd to some readers. Overall, Heart of the Billionaire ~ Sam is an enjoyable read for those who enjoy romance novels.
It’s a well-crafted story with interesting characters, a glamorous setting, and steamy passion, but it can sometimes feel slow and repetitive. Its exploration of themes such as family and vulnerability elevate it beyond being just another romance novel.
If you’re a fan of the genre, this book is worth checking out. Rating: 3.5/5