Beautiful Mess Series Reading Order
**You can read the two books in the Deception Duet, as well as Vanished separate from the first three books in the Beautiful Mess series. This is simply the recommended reading order.
He's a retired Navy SEAL who put his life on the line to protect his country.
Now the only thing he cares about is protecting her.
Olivia Adler is a woman with a troubled past. For the past decade, she has remained unattached to anyone, men included... Until Alexander Burnham walks into her life one night and changes everything. But he has demons of his own, ones that could turn her world upside-down.
Will Olivia allow Alexander close enough to protect her from a force threatening her very existence? Or will she push him away and guard her heart instead?
Scared of her feelings for Alexander, Olivia flees Boston for a secluded beach, trying to shut out the world once more.
But Alexander refuses to let her.
After a clue comes to light regarding her whereabouts, can he convince her their connection is strong enough to weather the impending storms...even if it means telling her the truth?
Finally able to face her fears of abandonment, Olivia begins to prepare for the next phase of her life...with Alexander at her side. But he's still keeping secrets.
As Olivia slowly starts to remember her past, he realizes it's only a matter of time until she puts all the pieces together and figures out who she is...
And who he is...
When shadows of Olivia's past threaten not only her life, but also those around her, will Alexander finally reveal the truth?
She's the target.
Can he resist falling for her?
Mackenzie Delano craves control in every aspect of her life, from her business life to her social life...to her love life. But she wasn't expecting to cross paths with a mysterious man who seems to invade her every thought.
Tyler Burnham has been living his life with one rule in mind...never fall in love. But when a case is dropped in his lap, forcing him to form an intimate relationship with a sharp-tongued woman in order to obtain the location of a man deemed an enemy of the State, he finds himself straying from that rule.
Will Tyler be able push his feelings aside and recover the information he needs? Or will he put the mission and their lives at risk to follow his heart?
I should have resisted him, but I couldn't, too weak to fight the devil himself.
And Tyler Burnham was the devil.
He used me.
He lied to me.
But he loved me.
And he still does.
Unable to stop thinking about the man who deceived her, Mackenzie Delano struggles to move on with her life and forget that Tyler Burnham ever walked into her life. But she still aches for him, despite his betrayal. Her mind is at war with her heart, a war that could be the difference between living and dying.
Tyler Burnham is lost without Mackenzie. As he contemplates the meaning of everything, he tries to find a way to prove that his feelings for her are true. That he would walk through fire to keep her at his side. That he would sacrifice it all...his career, his fortune, his life...to protect her.
He may just have to...
How far would you go to protect the ones you love?
Lie for them?
Die for them?
Kill for them?
Rayne Kilpatrick has everything. A job she’s dreamed of since a little girl. The perfect house. And a man she loves and is about to marry… Until he never returns from a humanitarian mission.
Gone. Disappeared. Vanished.
When footage of his gruesome murder by an extremist group is broadcast around the globe, she wants the person responsible to pay. And she won’t stop until he does.
Alexander Burnham has everything… Finally. A job he enjoys where he can actually make a difference in the world. The perfect woman who he’s loved his entire life. And the most beautiful daughter a father could ask for… Until he walks into her bedroom one morning to find it empty.
Gone. Disappeared. Vanished.
It’s a race against the clock for Alexander to put the pieces together and find out who has taken his daughter. As information comes to light, will he be able to bury the guilt of losing his fellow team member and focus instead on finding and saving his daughter?