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
ISBN:Filthy Trilogy #1, Dirty Rich #6
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  • Lisa Jones
    Nov 13, 2018
    THE PRINCESS IS LIVE! He's the bastard of the empire, a savant, a genius, and a self-made success. He left it all behind, but he came back for her. Their passion is a flame that ignites more than their bond. It ignites secrets, lies, and a puzzle that once solved, will shake ...
  • 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 ?...
  • ✰ Bianca ✰ BJ's Book Blog ✰
    Nov 07, 2018
    We all remember Eric from Grayson's books. BUT The Bastard & The Princess can be read as a complete standalone duet - but I suggest you read the Dirty Rich series in the right order - all very adorable and sexy and exciting books! ? Eric is the bastard son of a mega ri...
  • 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...
  • Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
    Jan 11, 2019
    Leave it to Lisa Renee Jones to pack as much suspense, drama and sex into one book and then just leave you hanging to find out what happens. Yes, there is a cliff-hanger that had me throwing my Kindle. I don't want to give anything away in this story. The Bastard and the Princes...
  • 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...
  • The Book Junkie Reads . . .
    Nov 15, 2018
    Filthy will be an apt word to describe the read you will get between Harper and Eric. This will not be a read for the faint of heart. If you despise sex details, explicity stop now. If you crave the edge of explicity in your romance reads pick this one up and see the ride that you go o...
  • Cheryl Whitty
    Nov 13, 2018
    Reviewed on, My god how could you leave me with that ending talk about a cliffhanger? This is great read I loved the bastard it reminded me of some of Lisa?s early books. Even though I have every book she has ever written this is classic LRJ. We have Eric the ...
  • 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...
  • Mary Mooney
    Nov 12, 2018
    OMG, I knew it was going to end on a good cliffhanger but that was a whopper. This is the first in the Filthy Duet and it is one roller coaster ride that will leave your head spinning. Eric Mitchell was raised by a single mother and found out before she died that his father is a rich ...
  • Lori
    Jan 17, 2019
    The Bastard (Filthy Trilogy #1) written by Lisa Renee Jones is the first book in this series. The Bastard is a spinoff novel the Dirty Rich Series, which I haven't read. The Bastard can be read without reading the Dirty Rich Series. This series started off as a duet, but the author has...
  • Pennie Morgan
    Nov 14, 2018
    I knew it was coming but still my heart was pounding and I was cussing at the cliffhanger! Why or why do I get sucked in? Because this is was great author who ropes me back in every time and I gladly and with pleasure keep coming back for more! Eric is the bastard son who left the fami...
  • 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...
  • Julie
    Nov 11, 2018
    I loved Eric?s story. He had it all, a self made man, pots of money, really smart and hot as hell, but not really excepted by his family, not by everyone any way. But Eric doesn?t let that faze him, he knows what he is, a Bastard, and he states his title out loud. He?s also a ma...
  • Carla Bulian
    Nov 19, 2018
    3,8. Gostei da trama, apesar de achar os dilogos entre os personagens principais repetitivos e uma sensao de estar faltando algo da histria. Porm vale a leitura. Aguardando o prximo! ...
  • Isha Coleman
    Nov 12, 2018
    Count on Jones to create a character that has to get under your skin to steal your heart. Whether you love him or hate him, Eric knows how to be the star of the show. Life may make the rules, but he's intent on calling the shots. Harper is his greatest weakness. She speaks to the broke...
  • Becky Rendon
    Nov 10, 2018
    I am always always left frustrated at the end of a Lisa Renee Jones book. She owns the market on cliffhangers that pick at your brain. I am always swamped with conspiracy theories, possible plot twists, and just straight lost for how it's going to go. I feel like I've been given a book...
  • 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 ...
  • Karina
    Nov 10, 2018
    Absolutely loved this story. You could feel Eric and Harper?s connection from the very beginning and all the way through. The storyline pulls you in from the very start and keeps you on the edge of your seat til the end. The twists and secrets between not only Eric and Harper but als...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...