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A reckless, obsessive soccer star. A forbidden affair that could ruin her career. The locker room has never been this steamy.
The Younger Man, an epic standalone forbidden age-gap sports romance, by New York Times bestselling author Karina Halle, is LIVE!
Starting over was her only option.
Forty-years old and still reeling from a public and painful divorce, Thalia Blackwood is looking for a fresh start, somewhere far away from her upside down life. When she’s offered a new job as the sports therapist for a football (soccer) team, she jumps at the chance. This is just what she needs to leave the heartbreak and shame of Manchester behind, trading it in for the warmth and hopeful vibrancy of Madrid.
He was her only desire.
Twenty-three year old Alejo Albarado is rising up the ranks in his career. As the charming forward for the Real Madrid team, Alejo’s life revolves around women, parties, and being a tabloid darling, that is until the new sports therapist joins the team.
Their passion could not be ignored.
What starts out as a strictly professional relationship between Thalia and the young Spanish player, slowly evolves into something more. Much more.
Their relationship was forbidden.
But their combustible chemistry and simmering sexual tension can only go so far—should Thalia give into Alejo’s advances, she’s at risk of not only losing her job, but succumbing to a much younger man will drag her through the spotlight again.
Alejo might be worth that risk.
Unless he breaks her heart in the process.
The Younger Man is a full-length standalone romance. Characters from Love, in English make a cameo in this book, however The Younger Man is intended to be read as a STANDALONE.
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Karina Halle is a former travel writer and music journalist and The New York Times, Wall Street Journal and USA Today Bestselling author of The Pact, Love, in English, The Artists Trilogy, Dirty Angels and over 20 other wild and romantic reads. She lives on an island off the coast of British Columbia with her husband and her rescue pup, where she drinks a lot of wine, hikes a lot of trails and devours a lot of books.
Halle is represented by the Root Literary and is both self-published and published by Simon & Schuster and Hachette in North America and in the UK.
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From the beautiful city of Madrid to the thrilling pitches of European Football, Karina Hale brings a story full of excitement and love that doesn’t judge by age.
First off I want to thank Ms. Halle for writing a story that breaks the stereotype. That takes away the stigma of an older woman and a younger man dynamic. It’s encouraging to see vintage gal (like myself) become the heroine in this story and to win the heart of a younger man and football star.
Thalia is the vintage gal and truly encompasses the old adage that “Age is but a number, you are only as old as you feel”. Her heart has been bruised and broken, and she bravely starts over in the beautiful city of Madrid and working for the Real Madrid football team.
Alejo is the younger man, wise beyond his years in some aspects yet his young years shines through in others. And oh my me does this fella bring the heat and the swoons to the story!
Ms. Halle is able to bring a realness to her characters and the story is angst-filled and so moving to read. I could so empathize with Thalia’s plight and I was rooting so hard for the relationship that was building between Alejo and Thalia.