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Series: Worth the Fight
Release Date: December 2, 2013
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KNOCK OUT is book one in the series Worth the Fight


Romantic Times Magazine  rated it a Top Pick.

Logan never imagined she'd fall so far. Dropped by her ex on national TV, she's gone from prima ballerina to ring card girl, reduced to revving up the crowds before MMA bouts. However distasteful she finds her new job, it pays well...and she needs the money if she's ever going to rebuild her life. Promised a huge bonus if she can convince a brooding, gifted welterweight to keep fighting, she'll do whatever it takes to earn his trust.

Keane O'Shea is unbeatable in the octagon. A former marine, he fights with a ruthlessness no gym jockey can match. He knows his brutal strength is too much for the delicate ex-ballerina, regardless of how fascinating he finds Logan's tight dancer's body. But one private performance and he's drawn to her in a way he can't—or won't—resist.

As Logan discovers the heartbreaking truth that lies beneath this handsome warrior's rage, she'll need to forfeit everything she thought mattered for the one thing that matters the most: saving Keane from himself.


TOP PICK - Romantic Times Magazine

The first in Mannon's contemporary sports romance series really packs a punch. Besides being super-steamy and thoroughly entertaining, readers will embrace the situations the characters struggle with and learn a lesson from it all in the end. With her gifted writing, Mannon allows readers to laugh out loud, swoon and bite their fingernails at all the appropriate times. This will definitely be an amazing series to follow. 

 ~ Romantic Times Book Reviews

Knock Out pairs one surly former Marine MMA fighter with one pissed off ex-prima ballerina turned ring card girl and delivers sparks that could light up New York City for months! ~ Guilty Pleasures Reviews

What a debut! A rock-solid four stars and I'm thrilled to know they'll be more where this came from!! A stand-alone story in the MMA Octagon that looks like the start of a new series against the same backdrop. Exciting!!  ~ Ripe for Reader


She's like this flicker of light that Keane can't help gravitate towards in his world of darkness even though he tries to futilely resist. ~   EBook Escapes


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