The Billionaire's Marriage Mission E–pub New
Female monster ogs and he s a pretty nice guy No not by HP standards which have the bar set way too low if there even is a bar He s just on all around hunky interested guy with a sense of humor Annnnnd we have a hero that actually pursues the heroine with humor and charm without thinking how if he could just have sex with her it would get her out of his system Read this book for the heroHe plays the long con when she shows she is not interested and never will be in a relationship You see the truth of the matter is that sexually you re not my type Beth but I find you interesting as a person And that s a compliment incidentally he added pleasantly There s few people men or women I find interesting Well played hunky heroShe gets a little piued All the time she Anyone d had the idea he fancied her he obviously been feeling sorry for her She wanted to fall on the floor and have a full scale paddyI m not uite sure what a full scale paddy but I assume it is close to a conniption or a hissy fitNice romance with romantic things like picnics long walks some smoky passion but little to no sexOne HUGE aggravation Spay and neuter your ogs you idjitsHelen Brooks abandons a lot of the tropes that rive us crazy The heroine s sister is nice and supportive and Boggs doesn t sabotage her sister The heroineoesn t try and rationalize her creep s bad behavior etc HB Battleground Chicago doesn t curb the British collouialisms either which was fun for this Anglophile The Aga saga gossip the full paddy and who is Neddy I know Noddy buton t know Neddy This was an ok read as is usual with Helen Brooks the hero is besotted from the start but has to work through the baggage the heroine carries with her He id a good job The heroine was a little self pitying but she went though a tough betrayal A good story A little tame for a HP it should have been a HR I seem to like the Helen Brook s heroes than her heroines The author likes to trot out very similar character situations in her books too In this book the heroine has a loser ex husband like in His Christmas Bride HP 2689 DNF glad it was from the library and easily returned. Oon makes that abundantly clear However Beth isn't into casual affairs so this is one billionaire who won't get what he wants Or will he.
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The Billionaire's Marriage Mission E–pub New
The Billionaire s Marriage Mission is the story of Beth and TravisBasically Beth is cheated on by her ex husband and has a breakdown post ivorce To get some rest she takes a cottage in a secluded area with her Bitter Choices dog Harvey and ends up meeting TravisNow let me say once again the hero was BOMB He was kind caring gentle not overbearing gives the heroine space and timeevelop her feelings for him Bill Veecks Crosstown Classic does not pressure her for physical intimacies yet makes her re While a good story when considered in a vacuum the fact that it was the exact same story as His Christmas Bride really ruined the stories for me I meanivorcee left Blood, Milk, Ink, Gold destitute by two timing ex husband is similar enough To have both heroines parentsie premature accidental Mikhail Bakhtin deaths as well is just too much The same meet cute the same Ion t want to have sex and fall in love with you because my ex husband ruined me on men prevarication it was the same story with the names changed Forgettable thankfully borrowed from the library Sweet wonderful Travis to scared Beth Very straightforwardThere s not much in terms of learning about Travis his work etc Aside from Beth s thoughts and reaction to Travis I Carnival did not know much about her either I will remember this one for the fact that two intelligent successful and educated people somehow couldn t figure out that letting their unspayedogs run wild would end up in a litter of puppies Citizens and Paupers down the line face palm I really adored this book Simply put it was so sweet and it really showed how amazing love was Throughout the book I was touched by how much Travis loved Beth Though it wasn t specifically mentioned the way he treated her showed me theepth of his love for her And for some reason she just couldn t feel it But I ll get into that later Overall I really enjoyed reading the book Though some parts were a little slow here and there I found that the good parts of the book made the entire reading experience an amazing oneLet s talk a little about the characters first Travis is apparently a billionaire though this isn t really important It was never actually mentioned Which brings me. Billionaires always get what they want Travis Black might be arkly broodingly handsome but as far as Beth is concerned he's also very
To the point of the title I think its so inappropriate I mean the book and the title has no link at all Like zero Travis is rich yes but I got the impression he wasn t as rich as a billionaire And he wasn t explicitly chasing Beth for marriage He loved her yes and I m sure he was hoping that she would fall in love with him and eventually marry him But it wasn t a mission at all as the title stated Haha I can t think of any better title just felt that this title was very Misleading Okay Back to Travis I loved his character He isn t like other HP guys They can be hot aloof cold enigmatic rich oesn t want a relationship Come In and Hear the Truth doesn t trust women super experienced You get my point But Travis was just about the opposite of that He was sweet kind patient helpful had a great sense of humor friendly just about every girl sream guy Not that I know so much about that And he s so freaking hot too Especially Carson Pirie Scott during the car scene OMG I was likeying when he was kinda expressing his love for her view spoiler Like when he said he was in love with a girl who Black Nationalism didn t necessarily feel the same way back Heh I kinda guessed that he was referring to her A pity sheidn t see it hide spoiler This is the few times where the H is the tease instead of the h Also the scenes especially the ending is so cheesy for me that it is uite unbelievable I cried on some good parts so I will give points on that The heroine is a cranky little thing as well as being something of an idiot a cranky one In fact she even admits that she s a little bitchy but she has good reason to be Her pretty boy ex husband not only cheated on her but had a long term family stashed away as well as a couple of other women She s confronted by the other woman and Critical Teaching and Everyday Life does not pass Go but getsivorced immediatelyAfter a tiny little emotional breakdown the heroine Consumed decides to take some time off in a pretty little village in Shropshire with her awesomeog HarveyShropshireHarvey the bon vivant Love the crossed paws as if he was thinking Get your act together and get me a Milk Bone while you re at it woman There she meets the hero and his two. Nfuriating What would a rich successful and charming man like him want with a uiet vulnerable and oh so ordinary woman like her Travis
Rita Bradshaw was born on 1949 in Northampton England where she was educated as a good Christian She met Clive her husband at the age of 16 andnow the magic is still there They have three lovely children Cara Faye and Benjamin and have always had a menagerie of animals in the house which at the present is confined to two endearing and very comical dogs who would make a great double act on TV The children friends and pets all keep the house buzzing and the food cupboards empty but Helen wouldn't have it any other way She still lives today in Northampton with her family Although having enjoyed some wonderful holidays abroad she has never been tempted to live anywhere else although she rather likes the idea of a holiday home close to the sea one dayBeing a committed Christian and fervent animal lover she finds spare time is always at a premium but long walks in the countryside with her husband and dogs meals out followed by the cinema or theatre reading swimming and having friends over for dinner are all fitted in somehow She also enjoys sitting in her wonderfully therapeutic rambling old garden in the sun with a glass of red wine under the guise of resting while thinking of courseFor years she was a secretary She began writing in 1990 as she approached that milestone of a birthday 40 She realized her two teenage ambitions writing a novel and learning to drive had been lost amid babies and hectic family life so set about resurrecting themHer first novel was for Mills and Boon and was accepted after one rewrite in 1992 as Helen Brooks and she passed her driving test the former was a joy and the latter an unmitigated nightmare She has written 50 novels as well as several sagas as Rita BradshawSince becoming a full time writer she has found her occupation one of pure joy and often surprised when her characters develop a mind of their own but she loves exploring what makes people tick and finds the old adage truth is stranger than fiction to be absolutely true She would love to hear from any readers care of Mills Boon