If You Just Say Yes

Reon Laudat

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Manhattan journalist Michelle Michaels just can't seem to get a break when she finds herself the subject of false rumors. Now she's being blindsided by her own boss. Wrongly suspecting her of trading sex for scoops, he's caved in to the shady newsroom gossip and sent Michelle quietly packing on a leave of absence to her hometown of Detroit where some family secrets still lurk. With a career on the DL and a love life at low-ebb, Michelle's hit rock bottom-until she meets dark, dimpled, and delicious Wesley Abbott...

Detroit reporter Wesley Abbott's plate is full investigating a corrupt local judge. Now he's got something else to investigate-and she's the sweetest thing to sashay into the Herald in years. But Michelle and Wesley have more in common than they ever imagined, and it's not just mellow vibes. In fact, it's a scandal! And when these two bodies bump, so does trouble-with a capital T...


Praise for If You Just Say Yes

Praise for Reon Laudat's It's A Love Thang
"Great plot and well developed main characters. I loved the many humorous sections. They made for grand reading! Definitely recommended!"-Huntressreviews.com

"A funny, well-written romp that is sure to delight. It's A Love Thang is a blast."
-Romantic Times

"Fresh...funny...charming."-Detroit Free Press

"One of the finest contemporaries I've read all year. The smile and warm feelings I get from this book are reasons enough for me to give it two thumbs up...Isaiah and Ebony are really likeable, adorable characters."-Romance Novel Central

"It's a Love Thang is a funny ethnic romance...what makes the tale work is that different types of humor are employed from the subtle Benny-Carson looks to outright slapstick."

"A wild, roller coaster ride...the competition between Ebony and Isaiah is fierce, surpassed only by their sizzling chemistry...a delightful romp...highly recommended."
-Cindy Penn of Wordweaving.com and Midwest Book Reviews

"This is an author to watch...fun book...pretty fabulous characters...fans of romantic comedy will enjoy It's A Love Thang."-All About Romance

"A fast-paced, high-energy adventure. Ebony and Isaiah are a likeable pair readers will warm to."-The Oakland Press

"Very cute...enjoyable."-Raw Sistaz

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  • Reon Laudat

  • Reon Laudat is a native of Memphis, Tennessee. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Missouri-Columbia. As a features and lifestyle reporter, her beats included the fun stuff-pop culture, trends, fitness, and fashion. Her work has appeared in newspapers across the country via the Gannett News Service. She resides in Michigan with her husband. She can be reached at reonlaudat@yahoo.com or visit her Web site: www.reonlaudat.com.


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If You Just Say Yes

Reon Laudat

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