Marriage and the Mermaid (Hapless Heroes Book 1) Kindle Edition
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- ASIN : B0097LJ8FG
- Publisher : Flirt Press (January 20, 2014)
- Publication date : January 20, 2014
- Language : English
- File size : 1199 KB
- Simultaneous device usage : Unlimited
- Text-to-Speech : Enabled
- Screen Reader : Supported
- Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
- X-Ray : Not Enabled
- Word Wise : Enabled
- Print length : 301 pages
- Lending : Enabled
- Best Sellers Rank: #3,100,465 in Kindle Store (See Top 100 in Kindle Store)
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Meanwhile, Wynne, the woman who fancies Baz at work turns up to stay for a couple of days. The conman approaches to seal the slimy deal. The cleaning lady sends in her light fingered niece to take her place for a day. There's also a couple of nosy policemen and a scientist who is excited about having discovered a new race of mutants. Result? One heck of a house party!!!!
Louise Cusack has boldly gone where no romance writer ever has gone before. The book starts with one hero and ends with another. And it's okay. But the real surprise is Venus' real identity.
This writer's forte has been writing fantasy, but she's firmly grounded. Her underworld characters sent a shiver up my spine. Her descriptive powers are amazing. I could see that mermaid! A genre spinning work in so many ways. Highly recommended.
In this story we meet Balthazar (Baz) Wilson. Who wants to marry and have children, but seems to have bad luck follow him. When a young woman washes up on the beach next to another person who seems to be the victim of 'drowning' she asks him to have sex with her. This is a 'Mermaid' named 'Venus."
Wynne Malone is an ex-colleague of Baz and fancies herself taken with him. Baz seems to be going through some sort of mental breakdown with his father's ill health, the "Mermaid," and the new cleaning lady who seems to be stealing things.
This is a different kind of romance that seems a little farfetched but one that kind of reels you in (no pun intended.) Fun and fast paced reading.
MARRIAGE & THE MERMAID by author Louise Cusack is a September 2012 release by Flirt Press.
Balthazar Wilson came home to look after his senile father. He came across a naked girl washed up on the beach, who immediately upon regaining conscious demanded that he have sex with her to make her pregnant.
Baz was astounded by her demand. Yet he took her home and pretended to his father as well as the authorities that she was their new housekeeper. Who is she? Is she a mermaid or some other sea creature?
Then Baz's colleague, who has the hots for him arrived. Now he had to keep his dad away from the mystery girl as well as his colleague. Bedlam ensues.
MARRIAGE & THE MERMAID is a fast paced, fun story. Get it, you will not regret it for the entertainment value alone!
Balthazar Wilson wants nothing more than to be married with children, but he can't seem to find Miss Right. His wealthy father's eccentric behavior looks frighteningly like dementia, a blonde with no past washes up on their isolated beach looking for sex, the new cleaning lady is a kleptomaniac, an Internet scammer turns up with a gun to steal Baz's inheritance, and a local cop thinks the blonde is a killer mermaid.
When Baz's ex-colleague Wynne Malone arrives to charm him, Baz isn't sure if he wants to kiss her or have a mental breakdown!
Now if that little tit bit does not grab your attention you have to either be a really dull person or you hate reading!
This was fun and great new read for me, I liked the fun and geeky character Baz ,all the poor man wanted was a woman to love and be happy with,much like most people are searching for ...Mr or Mrs Right.
The author made the story fun,sweet and filled with a large dose of romance and laughter. I laughed so hard at the absolutely hilarious situations that the "geek" finds himself practically trapped in that I had to stop reading just to bring my laughter under control !I totally adored the setting in Queensland,it just felt perfect for this fun and funky read.
And the added bonus was so memorable that this one will indeed stay with me for a long time !
5/5 star review