[Where the Lotus Flowers Grow Books ] Free Read as Kindle ePUB author M.K. Schiller
The opening of the book was a bit slow and not exactly what I was expecting but thankfully that did not last longI loved the main characters in this book Both Liam and Mary were written in such a way that just as soon as you thought you knew them there was yet another layer that revealed a surprise "Ms Schiller was eually adept at revealing supporting characters in the same way including Liam s brother and Mary "Schiller was eually adept at revealing supporting characters in the same way including Liam s brother and Mary sister LThe plot seemed to be very clear cut but again it delivered surprises that you could not see coming The romance between Mary and Liam seemed enuinely tender and well developed though not without
realistic obstacles that would typically break up the obstacles that would typically break up the determined couple I also enjoyed seeing Mary s reaction to New York and her determination to put a very dark bleak past behind herFinally the theme of creating something beautiful out of something dark came through clearly and the symbolism of the lotus flower was well done This was a beautiful literary love story Liam is uite territorial and protective Liam slammed Stephen against the desk with each of his statement You don t look at her You don t talk
TO HER YOU DON T EVENher You don t even about her Understand me I liked this book I love Liam Kindly received an ARC from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review A cross cultural romance between a multi millionaire hotel owner and an Indian maidI just couldn t believe that the hero was British his voice just sounded off to me a few tossers shits loves and wankers thrown in do not an Englishman make the sex scenes were of the rather Wyoming Strong (Wyoming Men, generic typethe heroine turned into a Mary Sue and made immigration seem a breezeand yet the sadness of the heroine particularly in the first half of the book stayed with me when I had finished I also enjoyed the details about Indian places and culture Where the Lotus Flowers Grow MK SchillerReview from Jeannie Zelos book reviewsGenre Romance My first book by this author and one I really enjoyed It was a very different to what I expected story but I soon fell in love with Liam and Mary and the wonderful settings Its beautifully described I felt there in India with them in the heat and dust seeing the markets feeling the hustle and bustle of the country The way the hotel staff are described the way they tell Liam what they think he wants to hear rather than the truth is perfect and when people need their jobs are unlikely to find others its a situation that s happens the world over He needs to see why the hotel is losing mone. Even in darkness love can bloom Heir to a multinational hotel empire Liam Montgomery thinks business is everything until heoes undercover to check out their locations throughout Asia As cosmopolitan as Liam is from the bright lights of Mumbai to the tranuil beaches of Goa to the bustling streets of New York he's never met anyone like lovely. The other end of the spectrum he doesn t take anything for rantedMary Costa had an educated upbringing in India She s well versed in her literature and was part of a tight knit family especially since her mother had left her father alone to tend to her and her young vulnerable sisterA seuence of horrific events finds Mary now alone and under her self inflicted radar She took up a maid s position at the Wilshire hotel in Rajasthan having minimal dialogue with any of her peers In fact her boss assumed she spoke very little englishLiam spotted her tending a beautiful lotus flower and was immediately captivated Her elegance poise and overhearing her have a very easy english conversation with the chauffeur intrigued him to observe This description so far would lead you to believe this story was just an semblance of two people from different "cultures but what mk schiller was able to "But what MK Schiller was able to too was playfulness and plenty of light amongst an ever rowing serious undertoneWe discovered Liam s backstory which was sad and startling especially since he was forced to move from the UK to America We also watch Mary s distressing story unravel sprinkled with endearing legacies along the wayA definite Enchanting Baby (The Birth Place good read for me Plenty toet totally absorbed in Complimentary copy received from the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review Genre Interracial romanceSensuality RHotel magnate meets hotel maid in IndiaI really like Schiller s writing and she writes a ambitious literary novel here that is overwhelmed by too many elements in the end There are many lovely moments The discussions of the power of reading and words A tale told of star crossed lovers But ultimately all the dark threads overwhelmed the romancePossible triggers view spoiler human trafficking child molestation rape suicide hide spoiler her books are always full of life lessons and wisdom i appreciated the big twist in the end It is my first book by this author and one I really enjoyed He Liam is a very rich businessman travels in Asia reviewing the hotels of his family business and who hates the career path he has been forced to follow He is handsome and masculine tender and protectiveand whiteShe has a dark past and she is struggling alone without a dark past and she is struggling alone without She is a strong beautiful well educated and multi lingual but poor Indian Wild Nights with Her Wicked Boss girl who works as a maid in a hotel in India The story begins when Liam spotted her tending a bea My LiamMy Mary ARC courtesy of publisher in exchange for an honest revie. Leness and sense of fun inspires her and makes her hopeful for the first time in her life But she has arim promise she feels compelled to keep and painful experiences she fears he could never understand And with secrets soon reaching out to separate them for ood can they dare risk a future together if it means confronting the scars of the pa. .
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So Easy To Picture And His Frustration Then Heeasy to picture it and his frustration Then he Mary lighting candles at her beautiful Lotus flower that s blooming in the ruins of an old pool The flower the Lotus tag is echoed throughout the novel and made what seemed like very different parts join up ave them a connection Its not just a rich man poor Girl Romance Though There romance though there so much some horrific tragedy in Mary s past so much that makes up this puzzle of a woman well educated multi lingual working as a maid Its very typical the way the hotel manager saw her as a woman and assumed she couldn t speak English assumed she was illiterate We do judge on appearance and culture and that was true for so many Indian ladies but not for Mary She had her reasons for staying in the background but once she caught Liam s eye circumstances threw them together and they began a romance that Mary insisted was for while he was there only that when he left that would be it Of course emotions aren t easily controlled and it was interesting reading how hard she fought hers how Liam tried to convince himself she wasn t to him than a holiday romance He s ot his own issues his own difficult background and family problems and the last thing he s looking for is loveI really enjoyed the way they struggled against their feelings and the dramas the way they turned out and how disparate things can actually be connected even if by very slight means Its that Six degrees of separate thing Fiction often seems far fetched and yet real life does have these really odd coincidences Looking back from the end its easy to see the trail that actually connected them and how it was set in motion Mary s need for revenge led her to the one place Liam s family circumstances took him to They could easily have missed each other but its strange how often circumstance places us in the right position Is it fate predestination or truly just chance who knowsStars Five a lovely story that made me think made me feel there with the characters ARC supplied by Netgalley and publisher 45 Give me fifty lashes with that hair Mary starsLiam Montgomery finds himself on a trail across Asia covertly reviewing the Wilshire hotels within his family business He works alongside his half brother Stephen and is focused diligent taking minimal time for himself He s a big thinker and finds himself in a very different position than he started life and knowing how that can be at. Mary Costa He can't understand why this delicate educated woman works as a maid Or how she is reigniting his long buried desire to be an artist They are apart in so many ways especially in the things Mary won't tell him But and Liam can't imagine his life without her Mary knows this unexpected desire for Liam must end It’s true that his Wild at Heart (Sons of Chance, gent.