His life may be falling apart but he's not looking for someone to fix it.Or is he?Slade's not at rock bottom but he's close. His band split up, his bank account is empty, and his best friend went and fell in love.As soon as Jack saunters up behind him, Slade's immediately on edge. Jack is fancy suits and expensive whiskey, while Slade is dive bars and cheap beer. Besides, why would someone who owns a kink club be interested in a wreck like him?Slade doesn't want to crave Jack, yet he can't bring himself to disobey his demands. He knows Jack can give him things he never dreamed of...Structure.Hope.Love.Jack might be in charge, but it's Slade who holds the power. In order to get what he needs, he'll have to accept Jack's help.Note: Rules to Live By is a dual-POV book featuring a brat who's not used to following the rules and a workaholic businessman who may be too committed to the success of his unique kink club. The Lodge series will follow the growing popularity of this club as well as the men who make it run.