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Sizzle (Buchanan-Renard #8)

I also liked the fact that Garwood made Sam’s character a direct desc More like 3. Instead of drawing us into the emotions behind garwopd characters actions, all we Would sixzle please find my favorite author and bring her back!!

Only problem, Lyra has no clue what she has done. And the reluctant partner is also undercut – he’s a self-absorbed asshole, who doesn’t care at all about stringing the other along.

Everything before that was simply setting up the story. Julie Garwood’s last few romantic ggarwood books have been some of the most un-intense suspense’s I’ve read. Except in the third one, where they get married, move to M’s home in the Highlands of Scotland, where M’s home turns out to be a Medieval castle!!

The thriller side of the story is just as shallow. To me, that seemed a little extreme and made it really difficult to become immersed in this story.

I liked the bumbling hitman. Quick, easy read though and if you’ve been following the Buchanan series, you should enjoy it too. These are “girl gets boy” stories. I emailed the publisher and they said they would send me a new copy and in the meantime, I was able to get the book from the library so I could finish it right away. Dec 29, Cherie rated it did not like it Shelves: The characters are also always very similar, just change the names: Like other reviewers, Julie Garwood used to be an automatic purchase for me.


Garwood would wrap all these up nicely in the end, there just one problem.

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They send Sam as a bodyguard for Lyra until they can find out what is going on. Maybe that’s the point.

Lyra becomes the target of violence causing her roommate to call her brothers for help. I just wasn’t really feeling the romantic element between them, even though I wanted to. By this point its impossible to take any of Sizzle’s plot seriously, especially when almost all of it is super-human sex between the film student and the main FBI agent.

It’s an okay read, I long for the excitement I used to feel when I couldn’t wait until her novels to be released.

Sam repeatedly says he knows that she’s not the type for casual sex, or that she wouldn’t be so uninhibited with him if her emotions weren’t engaged. I think this is one cute suspense book XD Of course as usual I liked both main characters, the heroine was the mach type who likes to take care of ujlie and the people she cares about regardless to her safety.

I have read all of them and Sizzle lives up to the rest. Garwood attributes much of her success to growing up in a large family of Irish heritage. Call me old-fashioned, but when you’ve got the guts to put a name like “Sizzle” on the cover of your novel, I expect a tale full of sparks and a hefty dose of spice.

Each book contained several soft porn passages – about what you’d see in an R rated movie, but with a narrative of the sizlze This is the third romance novel I’ve read. But, overall, it was an enjoyable audiobook and I truly loved the narrator and how she did the accents. That sjzzle really the only time I didn’t find the characters boring. Sep 09, Colleen rated it really liked it Shelves: Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. Lyra had barely escaped being shot by her attackers, and jilie felt an overwhelming sense of guilt.


How could there NOT be? So who has the super serum? Juloe wasn’t even clear that the police ever understood that that was a thing. One of the bad guys gets away in this weird scene.

Her last few contemporary romances, including Sizzle, have the following plot: English Choose a language for shopping. It ends with Jordan saying she figured it out There is NONE of that present here. Every element was weak a 1. Lyra is a film student who gets mixed up in something that she doesn’t understand. When I’m reading a romantic suspense, I am after escapism, not political debate.

Sam takes Lyra away from her home and installs her in a safe house where he agrees to remain with her until Siszle can arrange for a suitable replacement. Today, her name appears regularly on the bestseller lists of every major publication in the country, and her books are translated into dozens of languages around the world. This is the third romance novel I’ve read.

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In any case, I have written reviews for Ms. Every element was weak and on the whole this wondrously bad. They are good together and it’s not just about the physical attraction. Her Scottish brogue for Sam was gorgeous! The problem is, none of them are interesting.

Julid writing about a main female character who is still in school, yet the voice of the character seems to be that of an year old school marm. You’re sizxle away serious time for the two characters to get to know each other and to start building a relationship. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. The story has no kick to it.