Otel employee Something about her pulls him inIt s a sweet romance book with well built heroes characters and an interesting plot We follow them around the world as they try to find their way to be together for as long they have knowing their worlds and lives are far too ifferent 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 iligent taking minimal time for himself He s a big thinker and finds himself in a very ifferent position than he started life and knowing how that can be at the other end of the spectrum he The Majors Daughter doesn t take anything for grantedMary 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 minimalialogue 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 Miss Shumway Waves a Wand description so far would lead you to believe this story was just an semblance of two people fromifferent cultures But what MK Schiller was able to inject too was playfulness and plenty of light amongst an ever growing serious undertoneWe The Touch 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 sistressing story unravel sprinkled with endearing legacies along the wayA On His Majestys Service definite good read for me Plenty to get totally absorbed in Complimentary copy received from the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review Kindly received an ARC from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review My LiamMy Mary ARC courtesy of publisher 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 Theiscussions of the power of reading and words A tale told of star crossed lovers But ultimately all the Different Class dark threads overwhelmed the romancePossible triggers view spoiler human trafficking child molestation rape suicide hide spoiler. Leness and sense of fun inspires her and makes her hopeful for the first time in her life But she has a grim 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 good can theyare risk a future together if it means confronting the scars of the pa.
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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 The Essential Good Food Guide do not an Englishman make the sex scenes were of the rather 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 theetails about Indian places and culture The opening of the book was a bit slow and not exactly what I was expecting but thankfully that Textbook of Wisdom 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 s sister LThe plot seemed to be very clear cut but again itelivered surprises that you could not see coming The romance between Mary and Liam seemed genuinely tender and well In Defence of Dogs developed though not without realistic obstacles that would typically break up the mostetermined couple I also enjoyed seeing Mary s reaction to New York and her etermination to put a very ark bleak past behind herFinally the theme of creating something beautiful out of something The City in Mind dark came through clearly and the symbolism of the lotus flower was wellone This was a beautiful literary love story her books are always full of life lessons and wisdom i appreciated the big twist in the end 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 Revenge (The Red Ledger different to what I expected story but I soon fell in love with Liam and Mary and the wonderful settings Its beautifullyescribed I felt there in India with them in the heat and No One Wants You dust seeing the markets feeling the hustle and bustle of the country The way the hotel staff areescribed 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 money the staff just want to show him the good side convince him they re The City Of Heavenly Tranquillity doing a wonderful job Its so easy to picture it and his frustration Then he spots 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 veryiff. Even in arkness love can bloom Heir to a multinational hotel empire Liam Montgomery thinks business is everything until he goes 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.
Erent parts join up gave them a connection Its not just a rich man poor girl romance though there s 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 o 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 got his own issues his own ifficult 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 ramas the way they turned out and how isparate things can actually be connected even if by very slight means Its that Six egrees of separate thing Fiction often seems far fetched and yet real life Divine Beauty 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 Liam is uite territorial and protective Liam slammed Stephen against theesk with each of his statement You Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone don t look at her Youon t talk to her You Down to the Sea in Ships don t even think about her Understand me I liked this book I love Liam 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 Mary has aark past and she is struggling alone without family She is a strong beautiful well educated and multi lingual but poor Indian girl who works as a maid in a hotel in India The story begins when Liam spotted her tending a beautiful lotus flower at the hotel s fountain and overhearing her a non pleasant conversation in English with the a male Mary Costa He can't understand why this Wife by Wednesday (The Weekday Brides, delicate educated woman works as a maid Or how she is reigniting his long buriedesire 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 esire for Liam must end It’s true that his gent.
Not knowing a word of English MK Schiller came to America at the age of four from India Since then all she’s done is collect words After receiving the best gift ever from her parents—her very own library card—she began reading everything she could get her greedy hands on At sixteen a friend asked her to make up a story featuring the popular bad boy at school This wasn’t fan fictionit was f