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This Man: This Man Trilogy, Book 1

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Publisher's Summary

Audie Award Finalist, Erotica, 2014

Book 1 of This Man Trilogy, the number-one New York Times best-selling series!

Young interior designer Ava O'Shea has no idea what awaits her at the Manor. A run-of-the-mill consultation with a stodgy country gent seems likely, but what Ava finds instead is Jesse Ward - a devastatingly handsome, utterly confident, pleasure-seeking playboy who knows no boundaries. Ava doesn't want to be attracted to this man, and yet she can't control the overwhelming desire that he stirs in her. She knows that her heart will never survive him and her instinct is telling her to run, but Jesse is not willing to let her go. He wants her and is determined to have her.

©2013 Jode Ellen Malpas (P)2013 Hachette Audio

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    Julia Stephens 03-30-15 Member Since 2012
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    "I tried, I really tried!!"
    How could the performance have been better?

    A better narrator would have improved it-I definitely couldn't get into the story with the male voice performances. I tried four different times to listen to this book over several month period and still couldn't get through the whole thing.


    What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

    Disappointment


    Any additional comments?

    Not even close to being realistic or believable, I rolled my eyes more in this book than I ever have before.

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    Kindle Customer 03-15-15 Member Since 2012

    Well it's actually not Dan. It's his wife who can't figure out how to change that on the profile. But I love to read and listen to books.

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    "Central Jesse Cloud 9"

    If you don't like alpha male characters who's actions don't always make sense because they are head over heels in love, then don't bother. I don't get any negative reviews. His bossy erratic behavior is so beautifully explained as the series progresses. This is one of my very most treasured series. There are some hard parts to get through to see the wonderful on the other side. Please give this fabulous book a try. Jodi Ellen Malpos writes like you are their breathing right along with the characters. The audible (British accent yeah!) was perfect. Both Jesse and Ava's voice spot on. Not to mention Big John and more. Again take a chance and fall in love with Jesse and Ava!!

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    A User Birmingham, AL, United States 02-08-15
    A User Birmingham, AL, United States 02-08-15 Member Since 2012

    Lake lover

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    "Terrible book"

    I'm not a harsh critic and normally enjoy light erotic romance but this book was just so bad. There are plenty of sex scenes which were described in detail but there was not enough love story to make them fun. The dialogue was irritating especially all the discussion during sex about coordinating simultaneous climaxes. The narrators voice has a pleasant British accent. This book does not compare to Fifty Shades.

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    Davis Frisco, TX, United States 02-06-15
    Davis Frisco, TX, United States 02-06-15
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    "Best book of my life"

    This is such an awesome trilogy. I saw myself in both lead characters and saw it is okay to live with such passion.

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    Alyon4ik 01-05-15
    Alyon4ik 01-05-15 Member Since 2014
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    "Awesome book!"

    Loved it! The story line is amazing!!! Can't get enough of it. Keep "rereading" it and always find smth new!

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    desiree rosado 01-01-15
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    "Great!!!"

    I loved it and it kept me on my toes.
    Really great book and omg Jesse ward awesome but so controlling.

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    Petina 12-14-14
    Petina 12-14-14 Member Since 2015
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    " A must read"

    this is great book that makes you fall in love with Jesse Ward, it makes you hate Jesse Ward than it makes you want to marry Jesse Ward!!! ❤❤❤❤

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    It's me 12-04-14
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    "Outstanding!"
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    This book was totally HOT! I bought the book to read along with the audio book but was disappointed to see that they were not the same. There were things in the book that were not in the audio book and vice verse. The story totally rocked though!

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    Amazon Customer LOVELAND, OHIO, United States 11-10-14
    Amazon Customer LOVELAND, OHIO, United States 11-10-14
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    "It was all SEX. I kept listening for what is he ?"
    What disappointed you about This Man?

    No story except SEX.


    What was most disappointing about Jodi Ellen Malpas’s story?

    Just Sex.


    Which scene was your favorite?

    The friendship.


    What character would you cut from This Man?

    Unsure.


    Any additional comments?

    Come to a storyline before 20hour into this.....give me something.

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    Sarah 11-09-14
    Sarah 11-09-14 Member Since 2015
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    "horrible narriation on a book that was decent"
    Would you try another book from Jodi Ellen Malpas and/or Edita Brychta?

    I couldn't stand the narrator... if there was someone else then I would be willing to give it a try.


    What was most disappointing about Jodi Ellen Malpas’s story?

    The book could have been much shorter and it seemed as though unnecessary details were added in to increase the length.


    Who would you have cast as narrator instead of Edita Brychta?

    The narrator ruined the book for me... it was horrible....


    You didn’t love this book... but did it have any redeeming qualities?

    The storyline was just ok for me. It was the typical dominant arrogant rich man who pretty much "preys" on willing naïve female who works for him.


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