Review: The Tycoon’s Socialite Bride by Tracey Livesay

May Contain Spoilers

Review:

The Tycoon’s Socialite Bride is a lightning quick read, and at first, I wasn’t feeling it.  I didn’t like Marcus, and I thought he was a jerk, while Pamela was pretty darn near perfect.  I really liked her, and sympathized with her.  Her father, a retired senator, is referred to by Pamela as the Senator – never with a more endearing name.  How sad is that?  Since the death of her mother, Pamela can’t do anything right, at least not according to her father, who lives to keep the family name and traditions above reproach.  His daughter falls far short of doing the right things, in his esteemed opinion, and he’s never shy about bringing up every shortcoming and fault he finds.  Ugh.

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Interview with Tamara Hughes, Author of Once Upon a Masquerade and Giveaway!

[Manga Maniac Cafe] Good morning, Tamara!  What’s one thing you won’t leave home without?

[Tamara Hughes] My purse. While it isn’t huge, it isn’t small either. The need to take it must be a carryover from when my kids were small. I feel the need to always be prepared for God knows what to happen. So I’ve got band-aids and candies and Advil, tissues, chap stick – I think I even have a granola bar in there right now.

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