This was basically a cookie cutter book It s a 100% bog standard run of the mill lot with absolutely no surprises and no juicy lot lines to make things exciting Just by reading the dust jacket you can absolutely redict everything that ll happen In a word the book is boring There s nothing wrong with the writing style and the characters aren t too annoying but there s just no meat to it Even the Black Moment and the reconciliation were a snore And nobody got any comeuppance for their bad behavior at the end either On the whole I can t recommend this one as anything other than a completely mindless veg out readview spoilerThe story opens with Carly working as Luis s housekeeper She s been working for him some undefined amount of time but it s long enough for her to have become well acuainted with Luis s manwhore ways We get a fun little montage of memories from Carly at the beginning where she recounts how many times she s stumbled across naked supermodels in the house who were lying in wait for Luis And then there were all the times she s found abandoned lingerie in the Multiply: Disciples Making Disciples pool or on top of the flagpole So yeah right from the start we ve got no illusions about Luis s character up to thisoint in his life He hasn t been one of those alpha heroes who gets chased by lots of women but only has discreet affairs with a select few of them Nope Luis has been happily artaking of the wham baam thank you whatever your name is lifestyle For YEARS Luis actually says that women are as meaningless and interchangeable to him as the tires he used to get through during his racing days Damn That s a dyed in the wool manwhore right thereLuis is technically retired from racing but he recently articipated in a charity RACE DURING WHICH HE WRECKED HIS during which he wrecked his resulting in a shattered The Lost Masters: Grace and Disgrace in '68 pelvis The race tooklace in England which is why he s been stuck at his English manor house for weeks while he convalesces Ordinarily he The National Debt: A Short History prefers much exotic climates And since that is the case he and Carly have rarely crossedaths the whole time she s been working for him Now however they ve been in forced Rites, Rights and Rhythms: A Genealogy of Musical Meaning in Colombia's Black Pacific proximity for several weeks and it s about to get worseYou see Luis is so ungodly handsome apparently that he effortlessly and completely unconsciously casts a spell on every woman who enters his stratosphere so that they all inevitably fall in love with him even when he s being incredibly arrogant demanding and down right rude The latest victim of this magical effect is Luis shysical therapist A no nonsense ultra ractical stiff upper lip British woman who is appalled by her own lack of rofessionalism at allowing herself to fall for her client Luis has noticed her increasingly omnipresent blushes when she s around him and *Knows That Yet Another Empty *that yet another empty female has succumbed to his irresistible charms and he thinks less of her for it He too despises her lack of rofessionalism and he fires herThen he decides that carly his housekeeper remember will now that Carly his housekeeper remember will now over as his hysical therapist Giving him thrice daily massages helping him through his exercises and swimming with him in the ool He insists it must be her No one else will do He s fed up with hormone addled bimbos who can t stop throwing themselves at him and since he s known Carly for a long time and she s roven resistant to his charms she s the best option He couldn t Les Ténébreuses - Tome I - La Fin d'un monde possibly you know hire a MALEhysical therapist instead Nope it s Carly or bust Never mind that she s got no knowledge whatsoever about PT and DOES have a real full time job of keeping his house in order Nope none of that matters Both he and his recently fired female PT insist that it isn t difficult to do the PT s job and that the she can show Carly what to do in just a matter of minutes And that smell you re noticing is all the bullshit lying around and getting trodden on by this ridiculous Karneval, Vol. 4 plot My sister is a PT and my sister in law is a massage thera. At her boss's beck and call Recovering from a terrible car accident world renownedlayboy Luis Martinez is bored grumpy and frustrated He's sick of nurses fussing over him so he fires the lot and .
Pist and both of them had to go through extensive training to do their jobs because you can absolutely injure someone if you don t know what the heck you re doing And considering that Carly s dream is to be a doctor and she spends all her time studying for her rep courses you d think that she of all eople would refuse to erform these tasks without the The Elephants Journey proper training And it s absolutely hysterical that Luis tells Carly to just go ahead and hire a temporary housekeeper to do Carly s real job while she s busy helping him with his PT Yep it makes total sense to hire someone to fill aosition that s already filled so that the original employee can move over to do a task they re not ualified for instead of just hiring a PT in the first Sklaven für Wutawia + Gauner mit der 'Goldenen Hand' place And I d like to add the housework is never ever mentioned again after this So we don t know if she hired someone offage or if she and Luis were just happily letting the dust bunnies take the lace overBut anyway now that lot contrivance has gotten us on the Changing Face of the Hero path we spend a few weeks first in England and then in the South of France with Carly giving Luis massages all the time and feeling embarrassed to be in a swimsuit in front of him See Carly is a curvy girl and she s got low self esteem because of her backstory Her mother always wanted to be a model but couldn t make it So when she was blessed with a naturally beautiful daughter Carly s sister sheut all her love and focus on giving that daughter everything she wanted and needed to become a star while ignoring and belittling Carly Also when Carly was 16 she went to a The Undisputed Greatest Writer of All Time: A Collection of Poetry party where she was sexually assaulted but not full on raped by a drunk rich boy Carly s mother convinced her not to report the crime because it was Carly s word against the boy s and since hisarents were rich no one would believe her story which honestly is robably EXACTLY what would have gone down So those two factors have led Carly to want to do everything "In Her Power To " her ower to attention as far away as It's A Wonderfully Sexy Life possible She Kendrick has an easy writing style with better than average characterisation The hero was typically flawed your average commitmenthobic Lignin Biodegradation playboy but I like that he didn tander to the heroine s insecurities If you don t like your appearance then change it but don t keep doing nothing and then complaining about it because it s boring view spoiler I also like that he didn t allow the sister s arrival to blow out into a massive misunderstanding hide spoiler I expected it to be a cute harleuin insta love funny and sexy book But this was notSure the synopsis says its harleuin but the bad writing says something elseC Unpopular rating and review But I liked it Predictable and safe and not very long I loved both the h and H Both were extremely modern and gave each other space Carly is a sensible housekeeper biding her time until she has money to enrol into med school Luis is your non *AVERAGE ALPHA WHO IS INTO CAR RACING AND THANKS *alpha who is into car racing and thanks an accident is currently recuperating One This reminded me of the Pygmalion story A Pure Chance playboy hero decides that he can take hislain jane innocent housekeeper and make her a sexy desirable confident woman Very entertaining great alpha male character sweet and vulnerable ambitious doctor heroine I loved that both hero and heroine are struggling in a very real character arcgrowth They both have issues but they face their demons and find the inner strength to overcome their dark The Lady and the Lionheart past I would have given it 5 stars but an epilogue with no babies is a big no for me Luis Martinez is an adrenaline lovinglayboy who is recovering from a race car accident that broke his elvis His skill with the women is evidenced by the fact that his hysical therapist has just fallen in love with him and he s had to fire her So he brings in his lain staid mousy little housekeeper Carly Conner to oversee his recovery She s worked for him for years and managed to hide her. Emands his sweet innocent housekeeper massage him back to health Carly Conner has spent her life trying not to be noticed But now with her boss looking at her differently every day the tantalizing
read · PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook É Sharon Kendrick"He a also intrigued why she hides her femininity why she has no " a also intrigued why she hides her femininity why she has no life and why she s still a virgin Since he s bored and grumpy he sort of makes her his roject he shows her what sexual Schilder's Struggle for the Unity of the Church pleasure is like and teachers her how to be feminine but he s clear from the start that it s nothing than sex But while Carly has been learning all of this she s also learned a lot about Luis He s hiding just like she is torotect himself from getting hurt When their time together is over will he care that she s fallen in love with himSo after reading some reviews I was expecting a fluffy sort of romancewhich doesn t ring true in my experience with Sharon Kendrick And this didn t come across as fluffy at all The angst was subtle having to do with each character s A (kinda) Country Christmas progress and growth towards becoming relationship ready Carly thanks to Luis s attentions and her own realizations because of them goes from mousylain shy to confident a little aware of her appearances and with enough backbone to walk away from Luis when he can t give her what she realizes she deserves But I like that she didn t change completelywhen she left she left that glamorous stuff behind and just took the growth with her Luis also makes strides He isn t an asshole but he is also not a nice erson He s blunt and retty uncaring of how his words hurt Carly He s selfish and hedonistic and unapologetic about it all He starts out wondering how on earth he could be attracted to such a lain girl and then just rolls with it determined to get her out of his system I liked how that selfishness sort of slowly melted away but was disappointed at how little introspection we get on his art Carly throws out her opinions about his lifestyle and when she s gone he changes them but there isn t enough of his reflection about it I also really liked the ending even with the separation and how Luis comes after Carly and National Geographic Kids Almanac 2020 puts things on her terms He doesn t sweep in and take over the way you d expect a guy like him to do He offers to walk away and says he s willing to work around her dreams and her schedule and the epilogueroves it I was so thrilled that Carly and Luis view spoiler did not have kids while she completed medical school She followed through with her dream and he supported her all the way hide spoiler SOMEONE PASS ME SOME BREAD ON A STICK IT S CHEESE FONDUE TIMEThis is everything I have been searching for in my Mills Boon adventures and Cheese Fluff Drama Character growth ACTUAL ROMANCE BETWEEN THE MAIN CHARACTERS This was wonderful Luis is a grumpy arrogant layboy race car driver He is recovering from an accident and has *To Keep Firing His Physiotherapists *keep firing his hysiotherapists he s just so bloody attractive that they keep falling in love with him So what is he to do He tells his mousy housekeeper Carly to massage him and help him with his Why Is It Always About You?: The Seven Deadly Sins of Narcissism physical therapy instead Because there s nothing uite like having someone completely unualified helping you learn to walk againBut Carly has a secret She doesn t want to be a housekeeper forever She has hopes And dreams Guess what she wants to be A doctor And she also has a badawfulast that has caused her to shy away from men So massaging Luis is a huge thing for her Oh and Luis thinks Carly is a lain old Jane so there s no way that he will fall for her while she is helping him heal view spoilerSurprise He s wrong hide spoiler 3 stars Rather a bland read with the heroine very self conscious of her body image Glad she refused
To Marry Him Untilmarry him until was almost finished with med school A romising romance The Charming the Firefighter plot is almost the same with another HP long time ago well don t they all Anyway the hero s feeling was unbelievable I couldn t feel his happiness sorrow love basically it s flat So when suddenly he said I love you I rolled my eyes big time I loved the heroine tho great story and great character. Ension between them grows When Luis whisks her away to his villa in the south of France how long will she be able to deny the temptation heosesespecially when he makes a second shocking ropositio. .