The Bastard

The Bastard

ERIC MITCHELL'S STORY I'm the bastard child, son to the mistress, my father's backup heir to the Mitchell empire. He sent me to Harvard. I left and became a Navy SEAL, but I'm back now, and I finished school on my own dime. I'm now the right hand man to Grayson Bennett, the billionaire who runs the Bennett Empire. I'm now a few months from being a billionaire myself. I don' ERIC MITCHELL'S STORY I'm the bastard child, son to the mistress, my father's backup heir to the Mitchell empire. He s...

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Title:The Bastard
Author:Lisa Renee Jones
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Genres:Romance
ISBN:Filthy Trilogy #1, Dirty Rich #6
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Edition Language:English
Format Type:Kindle Edition
Number of Pages:330 pages pages

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  • Sissy's Romance Book Review
    Nov 13, 2018
    THE BASTARD Lisa Renee Jones is the First book in the Filthy Duet and the Six Book in the Dirty Rich series. This is the story of Harper and Eric. Eric is the bastard son and the spare heir to the Mitchell empire. But he dislike his father as much as he felt his father disliked him. ...
  • Lisa Jones
    Nov 13, 2018
    THE FILTHY TRILOGY IS COMPLETE!!! I'm so excited to announce the arrival ofTHE EMPIRE, the final book inmy FILTHY TRILOGY. Eric and Harper have been so intense and exciting to write. I hope that you enjoy the conclusion and if you haven't started the trilogy, I hope you might bi...
  • Dali
    Jan 05, 2019
    Lisa Renee Jones launches her Filthy Duet with the tale of Eric Mitchell, self-made billionaire whose complicated family life threatens him and the woman he?s obsessed with. Eric fell in lust the moment he laid eyes on Harper Evans, but after a few hours together he leaves her ?...
  • Heather C
    Nov 16, 2018
    First of all, The Bastard is the first book in a spin off of the Dirty Rich Series. While we do meet Eric in that series, we don't really know too much about him and this is his story. Finally. With that being said, you can 100% read this as a standalone. Although, once you finish, you...
  • April Symes
    Nov 14, 2018
    The Bastard by Lisa Renee Jones is the 1st book in the Filthy Duet and the 6th Book in the Dirty Rich series. This is Harper and Eric's story. I wasn't expecting to enjoy Eric's story so much but wow, Eric's story is amazing. We had a few scenes with him in previous Dirty Rich books bu...
  • Jennifer
    Jan 25, 2019
    ARC received for review Grayson and Harper meet have one night, kinda, and he leaves. Years later she comes to him asking for help. He agrees. There's lots of sex, a very mixed up family, and then #%$*&*# cliffy ...
  • Tammy
    Nov 14, 2018
    Could Not Put It Down!!! A great start to another winning duet by Lisa Renee Jones. Eric, oh, Eric - where to begin. He?s a bastard and will tell you that himself, but you need to read the book to find out why. One thing is for sure ? you will either love Eric or you won?t...
  • Jen
    Apr 10, 2019
    Oh man... what an ending!!! I knew there was going to be a cliffhanger!!! That?s ok though, as all of the books in this trilogy are out! I?m continuing on to the next immediately!!! I just have to find out where all of this story is heading! There are still lots of unanswered quest...
  • Carlene Inspired
    Nov 13, 2018
    Find this review and others at Carlene Inspired. The Bastard is Lisa Renee Jones' first novel in the new Filthy Duet and the sixth book in the Dirty Rich series. I'm happy to report the duet is completely standalone and can be reach without reading the Dirty Rich series, though if y...
  • Nadine Bookaholic
    Nov 10, 2018
    You can see this and other Reviews I have written along with various cover reveals, excerpts, and giveaways here Nadine's Obsessed with Books This book had me hooked from the very first page, I just couldn't put it down! I fell for both Eric and Harper right from the beginning, I t...
  • Chris  C - A Midlife Wife
    Nov 12, 2018
    Freaking cliffhanger ugh. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Normally I am all over anything by Lisa Rene Jones, however the book proved a little different than her normal series that I read. A spinoff from the Dirty Rich series, The Bastard did not immediately give me that all in feeling. It h...
  • Rosa Sharon (iScream Books Blog)
    Nov 08, 2018
    "He affects me and not just physically. I mean, yes, he's one hell of a good-looking man and he wears that expensive suit he's got like he owns it and the world, but it's more with him." It's not a one-way street, they affect each other. When they first laid eyes on each other the...
  • Carvanz
    Nov 10, 2018
    Wow! This is was an intense read that kept me engaged the entire time. Harper and Eric have a bit of a past and six years later she needs him to help her find out what is happening at his father?s company. Eric isn?t interested. He wants nothing to do with his ?family? but ...
  • Tanya Rae ~ TaSTy WordGasms
    Nov 08, 2018
    The Bastard is the first book in the Filthy Duet. There is an, I need to pick my chin up from the floor ending! This is Eric Mitchell and Harper (Eric?s stepsister) story and it is a two parter. Thankfully, The Princess will be coming soon. Eric is the right-hand man to Grayson B...
  • Jessica's Totally Over The Top Book Obsession
    Jun 12, 2019
    4 Big Bastard Stars I have never read Lisa Renee Jones before. I own some of her books and I have had her on my tbr list for a while, but this is my first real taste of her writing. It took me a while to get use to her writing. At times, especially in the beginning, it felt cho...
  • Tanja Kezmic
    Nov 11, 2018
    This book is full off angst, suspicions and enemies where ever you turn. Eric and Harper have a complicated relationship and both of them keeping secrets is not helping them finding HEA. This book is hard to review without give anything away but trust me when I tell you - you're gonna ...
  • Nonieღserenity2bliss
    Mar 07, 2019
    Gah, I should have checked before reading this from Netgalley. Had I known it was part of a series, I wouldn't have read it because now I am bloody hooked! Admittedly it was difficult for me to get into the story at first because Eric and Harper are constantly in circles. They kept ...
  • Angela (Reading Frenzy Book Blog)
    Jun 09, 2019
    Audiobook Review I was hooked on The Bastard from the first chapter with its fast pace and intense emotions. The story left me eager for more, despite some flaws that would normally have me giving the book a lower rating. My biggest peeve is that the dialogue is repetitive. It remi...
  • Natalie The Biblioholic
    Nov 15, 2018
    The Bastard was full of tension, questionable loyalties, and chock full of secrets. It's a story about a son who has never been recognized and who can never go home... until he does. With one heck of a cliffhanger, I can't wait to see what LRJ brings us in the conclusion to this Filthy...
  • Jessica
    Jan 24, 2019
    I'm thankful to have received this book through Netgalley. I was worried I would have been lost since I haven't read the Dirty Rich series. I saw somewhere you could still read this extension of the series and not be lost. They were so right I didn't really feel left out. I know probab...
  • Bon Tom
    May 28, 2019
    There's something so right about this one. It's several things, all of which escape definition, except this: the characters have some baggage, yes, but there's no that washed out cliche of at least one of them being damaged to the point beyond reach of conventional psychiatry, and the ...
  • Coco.V
    Jan 01, 2019
    4.5 stars! Lisa Renee Jones is an amazing storyteller, she demonstrates once more her ability to weave together gripping storylines with powerful emotional complexity. Another heart-stealer for sure and I can't wait to read the second part of this duet. ...
  • Mindy Lou's Book Review
    Nov 10, 2018
    This was a surprise for me. I really wasn't expecting to love Eric's story so much. We got a few scenes with him in previous Dirty Rich series but he didn't stand out to me at that time. However, I was completely enthralled. Eric is done with his father's family but it only took Ha...
  • Sharon
    Nov 14, 2018
    Awesome story! I'm not sure how LRJ is able to create these amazing characters, but every story she creates is pure magic. Although this is book 6 in the Dirty Rich series, it is the book 1 of a duet featuring Eric and Harper. For the most enjoyment, I would recommend reading them i...
  • Christine Blake
    May 07, 2019
    Im the Bastard son of the Kingston empire but could care less about any fortune my father has, because I'm now months away from being a billionaire myself. I'm just a pone for my father real heir my brother. Just one problem I'm a genius and my brother can never beat me in anything. Th...
  • Alaina
    Mar 11, 2019
    I have received this ARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. I honestly wanted to like The Bastard more than I did. However, it was just meh to me. In it, you will meet Eric and Harper. Now I'm still not quite sure what their family connection is (and I finished this bo...
  • EpicRomanceReviews
    Nov 23, 2018
    ).?.??) .??')(.? (.?`?~?~? 4 FILTHYLICIOUS STARS! ?~?~? ?I?m lost and found in this man. It?s doesn?t matter that he could very well be the one to destroy us.? Lisa Renee Jones ELECTRIFIES once again in THE BASTARD, the first enthrallin...
  • Michele
    Feb 21, 2019
    4 1/2 stars! Oh.My.God. That ending just killed me! Eric Mitchell is the illegitimate son of Jeff Kingston (which explains the title of the book). Harper is his step-sister. They had a quick "secret" interlude six years ago just before Eric left. Even though he regretted leaving ...
  • Sammi  Jayne Brooks
    Feb 23, 2019
    I hate giving books 1-star reviews as I think writing a whole book is an achievement in itself most of the time. The time and effort that goes into a book is obviously more than most of us realise, but I just couldn't rate this any higher. Firstly, the writing was just too weird fo...
  • Meredith
    Dec 23, 2018
    I downloaded this from Netgalley. Unfortunately this wasn't for me. I felt this was a generic billionaire alpha book with family business drama. If someone typically likes a lot of these books, then they'll probably like this one. The writing wasn't bad, but there were a few things...