Scenes of domestic abuse and the journey to recovery make Kleypas’s modern romance anything but fluff. A Wellesley grad and daughter of a. Blue-Eyed Devil (#31 on our Top Romances List) reading Sugar Daddy, Lisa Kleypas’s first foray into contemporary writing, I was eager. Blue-Eyed Devil Lisa Kleypas When Haven Travis defies her father’s wishes by marrying college boyfriend Nick Tanner, she is determined that.
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I felt like I was there, with my hands tied behind my back and my screams of warning falling on deaf ears.
I can’t express how much I loved this book! I loved how he took care of his family view spoiler blye-eyed although I was a bit surprised that he paid his father to stay away from the family–I wouldn’t have given him a dime.
The teenage girl that now occupies this old ladies body still swoons a blue-eyd bit every time I even think about Hardy Cates as a teenager. I know, I know, bad Sassy for being so judgemental and narrow-minded. Lynda X December 17, at My life will never be the same without him. Haven first meets Hardy at her brother Gage’s wedding when she slips into the wine cellar.
A few days later, though, he sees the errors of his way and backs out of the deal, saying that Haven is more important to him. Blue-Eyed Devil is a book that came to mean so much to me, despite its brevity.
Seraphine soon becomes fixated with the notion that she and Danny might not be twins after all, that she wasn’t the baby born that day and that there was more to her mother’s death than she has ever been told She gets away from Nick and reconnects with her family, and ends up running into Hardy again.
I trusted Lisa Kleypas. There’s only so much “Oh. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. I skipped book 1 Shocking, I know. Even when Hardy does something a little wrong, I can forgive him.
It’s funny because everyone told me after I read Sugar Daddy that I would love this book more and well Not because of the dirty trick he pulled. Haven Travis is a poor little rich girl, looking for her place in the world, considered frivolous by her father, and at odds with him on about every lkeypas.
And it all begins with. It had all the elements of a wonderful story without the plot being riddled with useless filler.
I finally concluded that it was the contrived ending — wherein characters gy temporary personality changes — that dealt the blow to lower the grade to the B range.
February 19, 15 42 Feb 24, Barrons would be proud, ladies. While Sugar Daddy was tragic and emotional, Blue-Eyed Devil is too predictable and beyond belief at the same time. It’s not major you can probably assume the trajectory without confirming the destinationbut it is key to the plot. That’s really important to me as a person. Posted at Under the Covers Her name is Haven. However, when Haven ends up marrying a man named Nick who she believed was her true love only to discover too late about his abusive ways, she believes that she may never find true love ever again.
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I liked that Kleypas kept his hell-rising personality. As she kleypws closer to the twisted truths at the centre of these murders, it becomes clear that she’s dealing with a version of justice terrifyingly different to her own. What others might consider unworthy, I can’t help but love about him. I want sex sex sex with Hardy” I can take. I liked that he was ambitious but I loved that he was able to apologize to Gage for how he ruined Gage’s biofuel deal in the previous book.
This book really set my heart up in flames! I highly recommend Blue-Eyed Devil and will definitely be going on in the series.
When the mission goes wrong, it will take all of Garrett’s skill and courage to save him. As for big strong guy me want you, honey.
However, I later felt bad for that feeling because I know that the victims often blame themselves in situations of abuse, and Haven probably couldn’t help it. Is it just me or does anyone else think that Kleypas writes the best heroes? He inflicts spousal abuse upon Haven.
Haven Travis was bh an amazing heroine throughout this book as she had to go through domestic abuse caused by her former husband and for awhile, she could not trust anyone with her issues and was afraid to get close to any man she had contact with. View all 23 comments. I was so glad when Haven finally stood up to her and that Jack heard the whole conversation and fired her ass!