Mini Review: When I’m With You Part VIII: When We Are One by Beth Kery

When We Are One (When I'm With You #8) by Beth Kery

Oh, that tricky Ms. Kery.  If you have been following my mini reviews then you know that I am quite hooked on Ian and Francesca.  I scour the pages for the slightest mention of their names.  Part VIII, the final installment to When I’m With You, was all about Ian and Francesca but not in the way I have […]

Mini Review: When I’m With You Part VII: When I Need You by Beth Kery

When I Need You by Beth Kery

The one thing I find different about serial romances is you don’t always remember what you ended with and what the new installment will start with.  Each week I go back and read the last couple of pages from the previous part so that I am not confused when I start the new one.  It […]

Mini Review: When I’m With You Part VI: When You Trust Me by Beth Kery

When You Trust Me (When I'm With You #6) by Beth Kery

When You Trust me is probably the first time we see open, honest communication between Elise and Lucien.  After a long sleepless night and a full day cooking, Elise leaves work to find Lucien has also come home early.  For what seems like the umpteenth time Elise stops to eavesdrop on a conversation Lucien is having.  […]

Mini Review: When I’m With You Part V: When You Submit by Beth Kery

When You Submit (When I'm With You #5) by Beth Kery

In part IV of When I’m With You Elise finally tempted Lucien into having sex by pulling a bonehead move and almost getting herself thrown from a horse.  As this was Elise’s first time, a fact unknown to Lucien, he feels very guilty for taking her in such a cruel way.  He broods on it […]

Mini Review: When I’m With You Part IV: When I’m Bad by Beth Kery

When I'm Bad (When I'm With You #4) by Beth Kery

Two major things took place in part IV of When I’m With You.  One event I did not like and then other one was a long time coming and was driven by the first event. In part III Lucien learned that Elise was living in a dump.  At the beginning of this installment he insists […]

Mini Review: When I’m With You Part III: When You Tease Me by Beth Kery

When I'm With You Part III: When You Tease Me (When I'm With You #3)

Part II’s installment ended with Elise catching Lucien eavesdropping on Ian’s phone call.  We still don’t know what Lucien is trying to accomplish with Ian and I don’t like that.  Ian is my boy, you know?  Somehow Elise catching Lucien turns into a sexual encounter with her on her knees.  I have to say that Ms. Kery writes […]

Mini Review: When I’m With You Part II: When You Defy Me by Beth Kery

When I'm With You Part II: When You Defy Me by Beth Kery

When You Defy Me takes us on the first steps of Lucien and Elise’s sexual relationship.  Lucien has decided that Elise needs someone to take a firm hand with her and he will be the man.  Elise is still bold and sassy but is strangely compelled to give the discipline a shot.  This installment opens with […]

Mini Review: When I’m With You: When We Touch Part I by Beth Kery

When We Touch (When I'm With You #1) by Beth Kery

Beginning 3/5/13 with each new installment coming out on Tuesdays: New York Times bestselling author Beth Kery’s blistering new novel of a man and woman bound by the scandalous secrets of the past—and by the sexual hunger that still fuels their uncontrollable desires… Restaurateur and self-exiled heir Lucien Lenault’s first look at the breathtaking young chef […]