"Ms. West has created a sizzling debut, full of the passion Harlequin Presents is known for. Becoming a favorite with the Presents readers is inevitable." Connie, Once Upon A Romance

 "Ms West has penned a wonderful ugly duckling turning into a swan story, with hidden depth and passion that sizzles." 4 Hearts ~ Love Romances and More

 "Talented Annie West sweeps us away to the world of high finance, obsession and romance. Her characters are strong with passionate zeal for life and devotion to family and each other. A MISTRESS FOR THE TAKING captured and ensnared me in its fresh entertaining storyline, leaving me thoroughly entertained and satisfied. I whole heartedly recommend Ms West's debut novel." 4 stars ~ Donna Zapf, Cataromance.

 "Annie West has a brilliant career ahead of her if A Mistress for the Taking is any indication. Their [Ronan and Marina's] journey in finding each other and love will absolutely take your breath away.  A fabulous read!" 5 hearts ~ Marilyn, Pink Heart Society

"...a passionate romance that resonates with a lot of the characteristics die-hard fans of Presents love to find within these stories. Multi-faceted characters and a traditional plot layered with strong drama will keep those ages turning quickly... A glowing and talented author who shows a lot of promise. I'm looking forward to her next book eagerly." Leena Hyat, My Tote Bag

"...filled with intrigue and romance... West does a good job of developing the romantic relationship between the protagonists, while maintaining the aura of suspense." 4 stars ~ Stephanie Schneider, Romantic Times

"Annie West is an amazing story teller and A Mistress for the Taking is one of the best romances I've read. Ronan is a hero from the start when he steps in to save Marina and together they battled a common enemy. Their romance develops as he wins her heart as he won mine. This book is a keeper..." ~ Goodreads, Margaret

"Loved it. Then again, I am not surprised. Ms. West writes great heroes and heroines. Keeper." ~ Lady Jaye, Goodreads

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