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Dangerous Exes

(Liars, Inc. #2)

4.31  ·  Rating details ·  1,027 Ratings  ·  326 Reviews

In #1 New York Times bestselling author Rachel van Dyken’s scorching series, revenge is a justified pleasure…

Isla made one teeny little mistake. Now she and her PI company, Dirty Exes, are being targeted by one seriously angry and furiously sexy ex-quarterback. Jessie freakin’ Beckett. But there’s no way some NFL superhunk is going to take her business away. If only he d

Kindle Edition, 1st edition, 318 pages
Published October 30th 2018 by Skyscape
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Jenny••Steamy Reads Blog••
I’m always guaranteed a good read from RVD. I am love with her writing and I so enjoy her characters.

I was excited to get Jessie’s HEA and find out how Isla ended up finding hers. This journey wasn’t always nice, the trust and communication issues top on the list, but dang I thought it was fun. These two made me laugh, made me swoon, and made me fall for another couple. It was fun getting Blaire and Colin(from book 1) included on the journey.

You want a fun, sweet, and entertaining read, I reco
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You only need a pair of binoculars to see the line between love and hate when it comes to Isla and Jessie. Isla knows she made a mistake and she's ready to move past it, but Jessie has other ideas and they aren't to just forget about all he's lost because of Isla.

I absolutely adored this couple, and I was so happy to see Jessie get the HEA he deserved after meeting him in the previous book. Isla was the perfect woman to bring color to his life, with the help of Go

I enjoyed reading the first book in this series a lot and I couldn't wait to read Isla's story because she was actually my favorite character in book 1 ;) I can honestly say I was NOT disappointed... Isla and Jessie were absolutely wonderful !!

Now Dirty Exes was funny, but I really laughed my ass off with this one... Goo Poh was especially hysterical... If only I could have a great aunt like that !!

After the events in book 1, Jessie is hell bend on having his revenge...and the best revenge would
MELISSA *Mel Reader*
Sep 20, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arcs
4.5 Stars!
(ARC provided by Skyscape)

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Isla Turner is a gorgeous woman living in LA who owns a PI company with her best friend called Dirty Exes. They are well known in Hollywood for being fixers. Then they make one mistake and it comes back to haunt them in the form of hot ex-NFL quarterback Jessie Beckett.

Jessie blames Dirty Exes for ruining his squeaky clean image, and turning his life upside down. He was finally getting his life on track when they ruined everything, and tarnished his good name
Oct 15, 2018 rated it really liked it
*Thanks again to Skyscape for sending me an ARC of this book via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.*

I absolutely loved Dirty Exes and so I was very excited about my ARC of this book. The synopsis sounded like the book was going to be right up my alley and I was looking forward to getting to know Isla and Jessie a little better. So it’s safe to say that I had very high expectations for Dangerous Exes but thankfully, Rachel Van Dyken didn’t disappoint.

This book was such an entertaining
Nov 02, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I could not put this book down!!! 😍😍😍
Rachel Van Dyken continues her Liars, Inc. series with Dangerous Exes, the tale of PI dedicated to exposing cheaters Isla and hunky ex-quarterback Jessie Beckett.

When Isla took on Jessie’s vindictive ex as a client, all evidence pointed at Jessie as the guilty party. It turned out though, that he was innocent but his reputation got tarnished regardless, he lost his charity work and now he’s mad and out for blood and payback, particularly Isla’s PI company.

The only problem is that he’s also att
Oct 23, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Rachel did it again!

Like I said in my Dirty Exes review, its very rare that I prefer a spin off series to the original but in this case I do. Dirty Exes was so good (5 stars) that im so lost on how I could rate this book cause it was phenomenal! But 5 stars is the highest GR goes. *Sobs* I really hate the damn Goodreads rating system sometimes. Like why arent there any bonus points option for times like these?? Dangerous Exes was an A++ if teachers have the option of using the extra "+" why cant
Melanie (mells_view)
Nov 01, 2018 rated it really liked it
Enjoyable enemies to lovers with a fake relationship!

I enjoyed this one. Kind of friends to enemies to fake relationship to lovers. It’s a whole mess of chaos, but it’s a good read.
Jen ♥Star-Crossed Book Blog♥
Dangerous Exes was a ton of fun, hilariously addicting and oh so sexy! I have been excited for this book since I finished reading the last page of Dirty Exes! I'm happy to say that I loved this book just as much as the first! Revenge, lust, friendship and romance filled this story along with my favorite thing of all, enemies to lovers. So if you're a fan of romance stories that have love to hate in the pages, then you definitely have to pick this one up.
“You’re a good kisser, Isla.” He tilted
Oct 31, 2018 added it
If anyone read the 1st book (which thank the Big Guy Above, I DNF'd right away..) you will know that this Hero was in the love triangle in the other book. He was married to one woman and was texting heroine in the first book (who is the BF/partner of this book's heroine) to show his interest in her again as she & he were former lovers. That book was a total crap fest and I forgot that this Author is on my shit list of NEVER-AGAIN-JOSE!

So while I forgot about the nightmare of the first one wh
Mindy Lou's Book Review
Oct 19, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2018, arc, funny
Dangerous Exes is an enemies to lovers story. Jessie feels he has been burned by Isla and Isla feels like she is being blamed for something that wasn't her fault.

These two start out breathing fire down each others necks but that doesn't hold up to the attraction they had been building before everything fell apart.

I'm not sure this can be a standalone. This book started right back up where book 1 left off. We have the same characters, just a shift in main characters.

We do get the added bonus of
Oct 29, 2018 rated it liked it
Shelves: 3-stars
Thank you to NetGalley who sent me this ARC to review in advance of the book's release.

Dangerous Exes is book #2 in the Liars, Inc. series, and I did not read book #1 prior to this one. I think I may have enjoyed this book more had I read book 1 first. It does pretty heavily reference events that must have transpired in that book, however, you won't be lost if you haven't read it.

A rather predictable read, but I did enjoy it...there were some truly stellar moments that made me laugh out loud. I
Copy provided by Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. An enjoyable read, like the characters especially Goo-Pah, there’s some laugh out loud moments and an okay plot. Overall this story was just an okay read for me, would definitely read more from this author.
Oct 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I received this book from Netgalley and Skyscape in exchange for an honest review.
I enjoyed the hate to love relationship with Isla and Jessie. The romance was so fun and I adored Goo-poh. She was hilarious. I think I just found a go to
Tracy is a  Bookcraver
Good Lord above, Jessie and Isla had some fantastic chemistry!


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Copy received via Netgalley for an honest review

I thoroughly enjoyed Dangerous Exes. If you have read the first book, Dirty Exes, then you have already met our protaganists Jessie and Isla (and let me say I love that the name Isla is used!)

I loved this book from the first word to the last. I am a sucker for a frenemies-to-lovers story, and Jessie and Isla's was a great one.

I love the snark and the banter between them, all the while they are ignoring their lust and more for each other.

Oh boy do t
Mary at USAT's HEA
Oct 24, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Recommendation appeared on USA Today’s Happy Ever After on October 30, 2018.

It’s Rachel Van Dyken, so it’s probably no surprise that Dangerous Exes is an unputdownable, swoon-worthy romance. Jessie has a grudge against Isla, and she’s not his biggest fan. He’s trying to extract a little payback when he has to begrudgingly pause his plans, call a truce and work closely with her. Neither like each other, but they realize they may have gotten their initial assessments wrong as they spend more time
Oct 30, 2018 rated it really liked it
I really enjoyed Dirty Exes, so it was no brainer for me to read Dangerous Exes. You have to Dirty Exes in order to understand how Dangerous Exes comes about and plays out.

We already met both Isla and Jessie in Dirty Exes, so we know what to expect of them. I loved Isla from the get-go in Dirty Exes, and she was all the more hilarious in this book. Blaire's ex-boyrfriend, Jessis is hell-bent on seeking revenge against Liars, Inc for ruining his reputation.

I won't go into specifics as to what ha
Anne Z.
Nov 05, 2018 rated it liked it
I love Rachel Van Dyken and Dirty Exes -the first book in this series- was one of my favorite reads this year! I freaking loved that book.

Sadly I can't say the same about Dangerous Exes. Jessie came across childish, immature, stupid...

The book got better but not enough for me to love it.
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Rosa Sharon (iScream Books Blog)
"It's just in his nature to be hotter than ninety percent of the male population, don't hold it against him."

I met both Jessie & Isla in Dirty Exes and I've been anxious and excited to read their story. They are both very colorful characters and are especially entertaining when hanging out with their best friends, Colin and Blaire. Their witty banter is hilarious. But, that was nothing compared to the hilarity of meeting Isla's aunt. She stole the show and kept me laughing till the end.

Oct 14, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: netgalley
Dangerous Exes, by Rachel Van Dyken, is the second book in the Liars, Inc. series. As always, RVD did not disappoint me, I read the first book in this series and loved it. I would suggest that you read the first book in this series to fully enjoy Dangerous Exes, but it is not a must. RVD does a great job bringing the new reader to this series up to speed. Her writing style is hip and entertaining and her characters are delightful and amusing.
Jessie and Isla were introduced to us in the first bo
Oct 24, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Rachel did it again!

Like I said in my Dirty Exes review, its very rare that I prefer a spin off series to the original but this time I do. Dirty Exes was so good (5 stars) that im so lost on how I could rate this book cause it was phenomenal! But 5 stars is the highest GR goes. *Sobs* I really hate the damn Goodreads rating system sometimes. Like why arent there any bonus points option for times like these?? Dangerous Exes was an A++ if teachers have the option of using the extra "+" why cant I?
Brittany from Can’t Quit Books
Isla has her own PI company which she owns with her best friend. They are known for helping women get out of bad relationships.

Jessie is one of the guys who was burned by their investigations, and he is ready to get even.

Isla has built everything she owns. She doesn't open up to many people and uses her attitude as a shield.

Jessie has nothing left after his reputation has been ruined. He was very OCD and wanted his life to look prefect even if it wasn't.

This enemies to lovers book was such a gr
Oct 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Absolutely LOVE Jessie and Isla. This book is hilarious with the insertion of Isla's Aunt Betsy. And this is definitely one of the hottest reads from Rachel!

Jessie is hell-bent on running Isla's company into the ground... since she was instrumental in ruining his life when she took on his ex-wife as a client. Who cares if it was really Vanessa who made his life miserable... if Isla hadn't helped her in any way, maybe he wouldn't be in the predicament he's in now.
What he never expected was to act
Paula White
Sep 17, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: netgalley
This was a fun story with lots of humour. It was a light read without any real angst because you know how it’s going to end. Sometimes you need a light story, a great romance, humour and great supporting characters. This book was that. I haven’t read the first book but do not feel this impacted my enjoyment. Thank you to NetGalley for the copy.
Oct 16, 2018 rated it really liked it
Great story with some seriously funny moments. The characters in this story are so real, and the story was fantastic. The pacing was perfect, and there was never a dull moment. I was up all night reading because I couldn't wait to see what happened next.
Oct 21, 2018 rated it really liked it
[ I received a digital ARC from netgalley for an honest review]

Dangerous Exes is the second book in the Liars Inc series by Rachel Van Dyken and I have been dying to know how things would turn out for Jessie and Isla since the end of the first book!

Isla was hurt bad by love, she was used and cheated on, and when her ex was done with her she was left with absolutely nothing. After picking herself up and working her ass off to get herself back, her company Liars Inc is her everything.

Liars Inc, i
Three Chicks
Oct 12, 2018 rated it really liked it
Review by Lisa Kane

Dangerous Exes is the second in the Dirty Liars series. I loved Blaire and Colin's story in Dirty Exes and kept wondering if Jessie Beckett, hot ex-quarterback and former love of Blaire's would get together with Blaire's partner in crime, Isla. In the first book, I wasn't sure if I wanted Blaire and Jessie to get back together or if I wanted her with Colin. Jessie had a lot to answer for, but I felt like he redeemed himself. By the end I didn't think he deserved to get Blaire
Erica Chilson
I received a copy of this title to read and review for Wicked Reads

4 Stars.

Dangerous Exes is the second installment of the Liars Inc series, and I recommend against reading it as a standalone. While it's possible to read it as such, all the threads throughout the novel began in its predecessor. The reader would miss out on the character building, how the threat started, and the connection the narrators share.

From word-one, I connected to Isla. She was insecure after how her ex treated her, bu
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Rachel Van Dyken is the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today Bestselling author of regency and contemporary romances.

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