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Ink by Numbers

Montgomery Ink: Colorado Springs, Bonus Romance
Narrated by: Joe Arden
Length: 1 hr and 9 mins

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Kaylee knows art, friendship, and love. And because she’s known love, she wants nothing to do with it ever again. She likes her life just the way it is. Her art and her Brushes with Lushes classes keep her sane and happy. 

Landon spends his days with numbers and financial spreadsheets. At night, he just wants to relax, but the only way he can do that is with a woman. But these days, not just any woman will do. 

Kaylee and Landon do an excellent job of dancing around each other. But no matter their own personal hang-ups or how much desire burns between them, they’ll need to make a choice: life as they know it, or a life that could be so much more.

Author Note: Ink by Numbers is a Montgomery Ink short story and a little different than what you’re used to from me. It’s shorter than my other novellas at only 15,000 words. It has a complete HEA and is perfect for a steamy evening, one-sitting listen.

©2019 Carrie Ann Ryan (P)2019 Carrie Ann Ryan

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  • Sandy
  • 04-06-2020

short and sweet

I just needed something short and sweet today and this did it for me.

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  • Lynn M.
  • 04-06-2020

Kaylee and Landon 😘

Wonderful little sneak peek into the lives of this adorable couple. HEA to end the series.

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  • SMM
  • 16-05-2020

Nice short story

Short, sweet and to the point. I enjoyed this story and of course the narration as well

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  • blue_river @AudiobookObsession
  • 28-02-2020

Ink by Numbers

A very quick friends to lovers/ second chance romance that can give you all the feels. Great book with great narration.

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  • Lisa Helmick
  • 03-02-2020

Wonderful short story

This is a relatively short story that can be listened to on the go. The characters and the story is great. I get to listen to Joe Arden in all his wonderful talent...Bonus!

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  • B.McGrath
  • 24-01-2020

loved it

Kaylee's mom (in name only) was a soulless viper. Her comments to Kaylee were beyond ignorant, hurtful, and damaging!! I liked that Kaylee and Landon finally found their way to each other and the love they had and deserved ! A real friends to lovers romance- the best kind. I voluntarily listened to a free copy of this story and am giving an honest review. The narrator's voice and expressions added to my enjoyment.

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  • KLW
  • 20-01-2020

Novellas are fun

It was nice to revisit the Montgomery's in the ink series. I've listed to most all of them. If your a fan of them, or Joe Arden, this is for you. It's only an hour so it's great to listen to it on the go~

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  • LeMiliere
  • 24-06-2019

Kaylee and Landon

This was a relatively quick short story, featuring two characters who have appeared throughout the Colorado Springs series, Kaylee and Landon. They’ve been interested in each other in the other stories but in this book, we get to know them better and find out how they really feel about each other. It was a bit of an emotional rollercoaster and for such a short book it certainly had a lot packed into it.

Kaylee is a divorcee she has a privileged family background but having turned her back on it years ago is considered a disappointment by her mother. She is an artist who has known love but doesn't want anything to do with again she loves her life just the way it is.

Landon, is a numbers man during the day, at night he relaxes by spending time with women and has his eye on someone special she's independent, beautiful, and sassy you've guessed it it's Kaylee. They are great characters who keep dancing around each other, they are close friends but could they be something more?

I could say more but that would involve spoilers which I don't want to do, what I will say is that I really loved this one, I liked both the characters and the way Carrie Ann built their story. The narration was excellent and brought the characters to life beautifully.

I was given this audiobook as a gift and am voluntarily writing my review.

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  • S. Kelly
  • 23-06-2019

Quick But Great Listen!

This is a quick novella so that we could have Landon and Kaylee's story! We have seen snippets of the 2 in previous books and I know I wondered if they would actually get together or if they would each have a story later down the road. This book gave us their background and how these two actually move past the point of being best friends and move into the love of each other's life part. I loved it! Landon is beyond sweet but he also can push when he needs to. He is a man that isn't afraid to do the things he needs to in order to be happy. Even if that means he may lose the friendship of the person who matters the most to him. Kaylee has some issues that she had to work through but she is strong and is an amazing character not only in this book but in all of them. And these 2 are HOT together!! Joe Arden does an amazing job with the narration. There aren't any strange accents or any weird wording. Which is great because that tends to throw me off! As always with the novella's, I wish it had been longer but I can't complain because it was still an amazing read!

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  • CyndiV
  • 23-06-2019

Great Read

Another 5 star read. Believable characters and a great story rolled into one! A must reaf!

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  • Ann L
  • 26-02-2020

fantastic quick listen

I really enjoyed listening to this story, I have, as yet, not had the privilege of reading it but I look forward to doing so

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  • Nina B.
  • 20-01-2020

Kaylee & Landon

What a nice quick listen. She fit a lot in a short story. We learned about the characters, what they use to be to each other and what they want now. The characters are cool and the narration was great. I wonderfully well rounded story, I recommend this book.

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