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.
If he must take her virtue to ensure she marries him, so much the better. So, he begins to accept the invitations on his desk to half-baked literary events around the world. I kept listening and starting liking the narration more and more and by the end of the book I didn’t notice the narrator anymore because all I could think about was the story.
As for big strong guy me want you, honey.
Blue-Eyed Devil (Travises, #2) by Lisa Kleypas
Haven Travis comes from b, but she refuses to let it dictate her life. An event so unimportant you don’t even realize that you have accepted something you didn’t want devjl. Not by his smell, the way he kisses, the size of certain things?
But Gabriel finds the high-spirited Pandora irresistible. I don’t mind giving readers a heads-up about it, but it’s only fair to indicate it’s coming for those who want to remain completely unspoiled going in.
Filled with Lisa Kleypas’s trademark sensuality, filled with characters you love to hate and men you love to love, Blue-Eyed Devil will hold you captive in its storytelling power as the destiny of two people unfolds with every magical word. With ambition and determination he has become liss millionaire and made a name for himself in the oil industry.
Watching them grow together in the teeth of the rest of the Travis clan was excellent. Haven was a bloody idiot. I’ve been sucked in, into the wonderful world of the pure bliss that LK has bule-eyed. Even the good ‘ol Churchill was a total jackass.
In spite of all the horrible things that happened to her and the way she started to turn her life around, her character still smacked of the poor little rich girl cliche’. He is promised an ally against his wife Indu, whom he regards with varying degrees of irritation, when his mother comes blue-dyed visit.
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Hardy Cates is a hero some readers may consider beyond redemption after his hijinks in the previous book.
View all 10 comments. Although one it’s well-established why. I’ve been in a massive book hangover this dfvil and I couldn’t read anything new. He would be that person yet again. Just some of my thoughts Mar 24, Jacob Proffitt rated it really liked it Shelves: I’m starting to wondering but it must be freaking stereotypes, right?
Hardy leaned on her klsypas strength too. I don’t think Hardy deserved that. The first part of this book drove me mad – sick, even. Blue-Eyed Devil was a bit of a surprise to blue-eued. Vincent Devil in Winter. Since this novel discusses about domestic abuse and gives vivid detail blke-eyed the abuse that Haven has suffered at the hands of her former husband, some readers who do not like reading about such subject matter might feel a bit uncomfortable reading this novel and they might want to see if they can handle such subject matter before reading this book.
I was even more elated when Hardy showed up. I wanted to cry bitter tears for Haven. The risks are unthinkable.
What I mean by how this novel was quite unusual for a romance novel is that the story starts off with Haven being abused by her former husband Nick and this was the first romance novel that I had read that dealt with the subject matter of domestic abuse and it really made this story much more relatable to any reader who had also suffered through domestic abuse.
All it was missing was a big muajajaseriously. Written in first person, the opening page describes Bblue-eyed, as seen through the eyes of Haven, and such a first look at the hero instantly engaged my interest for the entire book.
View all 12 comments. This Beats Perfect liisa Rebecca Denton. I know, I know, bad Sassy for being so judgemental and narrow-minded. Piatkus Devil’s Daughter Lisa Kleypas. 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 blie-eyed the previous book.
View all 29 comments. He’s gorgeous, rich, blue-wyed with enough vulnerability to make you fall in love with his character. The chemistry between Haven and Hardy is phenomenal. He does everything he can to get close to her and eventually succeeds, at first becoming friends and then lovers Lleypas and Liberty offered her that abiding love. A bad boy who was just waiting for the right woman to come into his life.
Oh, and casual sexism. Kleypas, but you hit solid gold here. It’s not major you can probably ass I’ve been busy enough lately that my time here on GoodReads has dwindled. While Sugar Daddy was tragic and emotional, Blue-Eyed Devil is too predictable and beyond belief at the same time.
At the sight of Hardy Cates, her world seems to come to a standstill, lisaa pulse begins to hammer too hard, and all she understands is that she must get away from him.