Sharing their body heat...
Super efficient P.A. Cally Hobbes burns with desire for her handsome boss, Innes McKenzie, but hides it beneath her cool, businesslike exterior. She knows he's not entirely immune to her either, despite their platonic working relationship.
But icy weather, broken central heating, and a dose of twenty four hour flu change everything. With Innes laid low in his frozen flat, Cally's golden chance finally arrives. What else can a girl do but climb into her boss's bed to warm up his chilly limbs with an enthusiastic application of TLC? And Innes' overnight recovery soon leads to a sizzling and more passionate kind of therapy...
10,000 words of delicious contemporary romance, plus a 700 word excerpt of the novel Lessons and Lovers.
A version of this story was originally published in The Mammoth Book of Hot Romance.