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Loving Lucas | [Lisa Marie Davis]

Loving Lucas

Lucas Kiefer has lived through hell. Assaulted and nearly murdered by a man obsessed with him, he now lives with horrible scars inside and out. Abandoned by his boyfriend while trying to recover, Lucas withdraws into himself. Building a new life, he focuses only on running his bookstore. But his nightmare returns when ten years later, his attacker is released from jail on a technicality.
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Publisher's Summary

Lucas Kiefer has lived through hell. Assaulted and nearly murdered by a man obsessed with him, he now lives with horrible scars inside and out. Abandoned by his boyfriend while trying to recover, Lucas withdraws into himself. Building a new life, he focuses only on running his bookstore. But his nightmare returns when, 10 years later, his attacker is released from jail on a technicality.

Sheriff Nicholas Demetris has known and loved Lucas for five years. He doesn't care about physical scars; he's attracted to the silently strong man inside. He knows Lucas feels more for him than he'll admit. Despite being well aware of Nicholas's feelings, Lucas won't allow anyone close, regardless of the feelings in his heart, especially now when he's once again the focus of unwanted and deadly intentions. Lucas can't stand the idea of anyone being hurt for him, but Nicholas is determined to protect him and earn Lucas's love no matter what.

©2008 Lisa Marie Davis (P)2009 Dreamspinner Press

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    Fiona 09-01-12
    Fiona 09-01-12

    Happy Holidays

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    "A lot of hype"
    What did you love best about Loving Lucas?

    I liked the characters a great deal. It was easy to feel a lot for them in a short amount of time.


    Would you be willing to try another book from Lisa Marie Davis? Why or why not?

    Of course. Her story was well done and well put together. I was hooked from the very start.


    Who would you have cast as narrator instead of Matthew Brown?

    I am not sure. He wasn't bad at all, though I felt like he should have gone SLOWER. There was no need to zip right through it. I'm sure if he slowed down, this might have been longer. I'm not sure if some narrators are trying to keep a time limit or what.... he was able to switch between the voices easily though. well done.


    Any additional comments?

    Judging from the comments, I was under the impression that this book was the second coming. don't get me wrong, it was good. but I'm not sure if it was worth the amount I paid for it. I was satisfied with my purchase but to be honest, the hype built it up too much. I do recommend this book. it's a fun read and well put together.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Kathy Carlton, Australia 04-18-12
    Kathy Carlton, Australia 04-18-12 Member Since 2008

    I'm 45 yrs old. I love reading/listening to books and work at a University library, unfortunately we don't read all day.

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    "***Tender, Loving, and Tortured**"
    If you could sum up Loving Lucas in three words, what would they be?

    See my headline***


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Lucas. He is such a loving human being who is trying to put his life back together and regain his self -confidence, that you can emphasize with this character. He is special and in need of a loving, consoling presence.


    Which character – as performed by Matthew Brown – was your favorite?

    Lucas was definitely my favourite character and performed very well.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    The revelation of events that occurred in Lucas's past made me cry. For him.


    Any additional comments?

    This is a remarkable story, really heart wrenching at times. Lovely.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Leonardo Naples, FL, United States 06-10-12
    Leonardo Naples, FL, United States 06-10-12 Member Since 2011

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    "A brief love story that left me wanting more"

    I honestly didn't realize how short this book was until I downloaded it onto my phone and realized it was an hour and 55 minutes. I was horrified that I downloaded a short story, but decided to give it a chance. I'm glad I did. This little love story is full of romance and raw emotion. I was surprised by how quickly I became invested in Nick and Lucas. Due to the brevity of the story, we are introduced to Nick and Lucas right at the beginning of their relationship. The book has suspense, danger, passion, sex, and love. All three characters are plausible and enjoyable and surprisingly well rounded considering the length of the story.

    I thought the narrator did a great job. Regarding the other review that mentioned the narrator sometimes streams along the dialogue, yes I would have to agree. At times I wasn't sure if Lucas or Nick made the statement, but this only happened 2-3 times and I figured it out after rewinding. My only little gripe is that Lucas is supposed to be blonde, and the cute boy on the cover of this story is a brunette. The sex scenes were tantalizing and well written!

    Ultimately this is a short romance story highlighting a beautifully damaged man and his difficult battle to allow himself to be loved. There's a night in shining armor and an evil villain. I loved this story :)

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Marilyn GLASTONBURY, CT, United States 12-15-11
    Marilyn GLASTONBURY, CT, United States 12-15-11 Member Since 2009
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    This book wasn???t for you, but who do you think might enjoy it more?

    Someone who has less sophisticated tastes than me, less experience reading romance novels (of any kind).


    Would you ever listen to anything by Lisa Marie Davis again?

    Probably not, and only if it were free.


    Would you be willing to try another one of Matthew Brown???s performances?

    Yes if he took more time to change voices, breath so you could know when the character who was talking switched. Otherwise fine.


    You didn???t love this book... but did it have any redeeming qualities?

    Not really.


    Any additional comments?

    The sex scenes were

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    Candateshia Pafford Fort Meade 06-12-13
    Candateshia Pafford Fort Meade 06-12-13 Member Since 2012

    I really enjoy the world of books! Narration just add layers to that world... don't u think? :)

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    "Just eh!"

    Story is just eh! I really didn't like one part more that the other... the whole story was just very basic and eh... It wasn't bad, but it wasn't great either. I good quick read because the story isn't that long.

    This is m/m romance so if you don't like that, then dont waste your time...

    A credit.

    2 of 5 people found this review helpful
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