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Colters' Lady (Colters' Legacy #2)

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Can their love give her the strength to overcome the tragedy in her past?

Colters' Legacy, Book 2

When police officer Seth Colter sees the delicate, shabbily dressed beauty in line at the soup kitchen where he's serving, he's gut shot over the idea of her being on the streets cold and alone. More baffling is the dark, possessive instinct that tells him she belongs to him.

ebook, 330 pages
Published June 1st 2010 by Samhain Publishing, Ltd (first published May 29th 2010)
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Jun 07, 2010 Auntee rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Fans of "Colters' Woman"
Not as bad as I'd feared. You have to be able to put aside a lot of questions, not think "Well why didn't they do that?" and "How come they..." and "What do they see in..." and "How could she..." and just let yourself be entertained by a story where women (or should I say the woman) is placed on a pedestal and worshipped, doesn't have to lift a finger (unless she wants to) and her every whim (including sexual whims) is met by three hunky brothers whose only goal in life seems to be to please the ...more
Dec 23, 2014 seton rated it liked it
Shelves: h-needs-to-die
This story is about the second generation of the Colters, after Colters' Woman, Colters' Wife, and Callie's Meadow. The heroes are the Colters' three sons. The oldest son sees our heroine, Lily, in a soup kitchen and take her home since she is homeless. Unfortunately, his two younger brother see Lily too and want her also. They soon realize that they might have to follow the family tradition (practiced by their parents and grandparents) of sharing one woman.

Bottom line, this was just okay. The p
Jun 20, 2015 P rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: erotica
เปนนิยายทีอานแลวรูสึกวาตัวเองอยูผิดทีผิดทางไปหมด ขนาดโตะเกาอีในเรืองเรายังคิดวาขวางหูขวางตาเราเลย 555 นางเอกเปนผูหญิงสะออนสะแอน ครังแรกทีเจอกับพระเอก(คนที 1) นางกวิงหนีเขาหาดงกระสุน เลยถูกยิงซะ พระเอก(คนที 2)เลยมาชวย พอจับตัวปุบ นางหนามืดทันที แลวกคิดวา ... เลือด เลือดมาจากไหน !? ไมนะ นีฉันโดนยิงหรอเนีย (คนอานถอนหายใจรอบที 30) จากนันพระเอกกพานางเอกกลับมาบานเพือเจอพระเอก(คนที 3) แต...ชากอน !! อยาเพิงคิดวาทังสีจะประกอบกิจกรรมเขาจังหวะหลังจากนัน ไมเลย มายยยยย !! เลมนีมีการพานางเอกไปพบพอแมสามี กราบส ...more
Jun 23, 2010 jenjn79 rated it really liked it
Recommended to jenjn79 by: continuation of a series
I enjoyed this book. I know it's not perfect by any means, but it just worked for me. Sometimes that happens.

Series Note:
This book is a sequel to "Colters Woman"...I wouldn't say its necessary to read that one first, but I think it'd be helpful.

Some thirty years after there parents set on a path of an unconventional relationship (one woman, three brothers), their three sons are making their way in the world, never planning to follow in their parents' footsteps. But then Seth, a Denver co
May 30, 2010 Sparklybearsy rated it really liked it
Rated 4.5
I couldn't have been more excited when i was offered the chance to read Colters' Lady by Maya Banks. I'm very much on Team Colter

Yes this book is has the same premise as CW did, three Colter men and one woman. But that is where the similarites end. The one thing i thought was lacking in CW was how the men decided to share a woman in the first place we never saw that, and in Colter's Lady i got it. None of the brothers had prepared for falling for the same woman despite having three fat
3 'Colter Bros to Share' = 3 Stars
Book 1 worked pretty well. Book 2 not so much. The brothers aren't as close and they don't seem so eager to fair and square share, each more set on staking his own claim to woo her individually.

So their backhanded wooing to claim their "prize" without bothering to bond as brothers together first in her "best" interest just didn't work for me...especially seeing how skittish she was with her messed up past.

Worth a listen, just beware it's not as good as Book 1.
Ugh I don't know why I tried the sequel. This series is not for me.

Laura V.
Lily es maleable, más niña que adulta. Los Colter hijo, bueno, no los veo cómodos con el acuerdo. En lo absoluto. Ellos no lo querían hacer, pero como está en el gen Colter, es inevitable (pura mierda) querer compartir a Lily.

Seth es el que más sale perdiendo. Él la encuentra primero, pero rápidamente la pierde. Michael y Dillon la "tienen" más que él, y él siempre queda a lo último y en el olvido (awful).

Vemos más a los Colter padre, (con la paternidad múltiple de Ryan demostrada, no lo dice l
Shera (Book Whispers)
With the first book, Colters’ Woman, it felt as if the sex scenes took over and left the remaining plot threads unwoven. I wanted to feel like the plot and the resulting sex actually went together, instead of the book relying on the foursome. The promise was there for the first book, and I wanted to hold onto that promise.

Lily has been living on the streets in Denver for three years. She's just trying to survive and forget the sins of her past. That’s when Officer Seth steps in to save Lily. Imm
Apr 28, 2016 Gisele rated it it was ok
Hummm. I felt like the boys were really uncomfortable sharing Lily, among other things. Wierd. LOL.
Jan 14, 2012 Jacqueline marked it as dnf
Read the first one but just couldn't buy it this time around. Gotta give me some reason 3 brothers would not each want their own woman other than "just because."
Carol (Mocha)
Oct 22, 2013 Carol (Mocha) rated it really liked it
Shelves: menage, maya-banks
I am not a fan of menage. But Mayas books are written so well and I am loving them. The stories are sweet and poignant and loving. Thank you Maya!!!
Mar 06, 2015 Arys rated it liked it
Shelves: challenge
Colter's Lady by Maya Banks was, for me, not as great as the first. Lily and the guys Seth, Dillon and Michael are great characters. I enjoyed how they each were against the idea of being like their dads but once they saw Lily, did a 180. (view spoiler) ...more
AղցҽӀɑ W.
Spoiler Alert Ahead Read at Your Own Risk This was a really good book hot and sweet. This book takes place 30 years after the first book. Lily Weston has been homeless for three years after a tragic event in her life that caused her to lose something very close to her heart after visiting a soup kitchen she meets Seth Colter. Seth is a cop in Denver he volunteers at the Soup kitchen severing the homeless when he sees Lily and he can't believe is eyes so he follows her to an alley where she is ...more
Feb 13, 2014 Dominus~ rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
Obviously, it grew better. The Colters' series I mean. Doesn't mean this is my fave you don't need to read the first one and go straight here. I still think you have to read the first one because well... it's a freaking series and you start from the first. Plus it's really good. But this one is better.
The problem with people is, when a story has been tagged as about sex or eroticism they all have their judgments already. Some just looked and looked for the sex and some doesn't even give it a cha
Jun 30, 2010 Ally rated it liked it
Shelves: ebook, 2010
Police officer Seth Colter got shot during duty and is on leave, during his leave he helps out at a soup kitchen. While Seth is serving he see’s Lily and he’s horrified over the idea of her being on the streets cold and alone. More baffling is the dark, possessive instinct that tells him she belongs to him. For Lily, home means a secluded nook in an alley until Seth offers her a place to stay. Seth is convinced Lily is the one. The problem is, when his brothers lay eyes on her, the same primitiv ...more
Sep 13, 2010 ALPHAreader rated it did not like it
Maya Bank’s ‘Colter’s Woman’ was the first erotica story I ever read, so I have a bit of a soft spot for it.
In that first book Maya Banks introduced three very unusual brothers. Adam, Ethan and Ryan Colter were three men who grew up in a family with three dads and one mother – and that family dynamic stayed with them into adulthood and became their ideal family unit. Then Holly stepped into their lives to fill the role of wife for the three Colter’s.

This sequel, ‘Colter’s Lady’ is set a few year
Alice I Have Become
2.5 stars. I'm almost wondering if I shouldn't go back and give the first book 2 stars, so I can keep this one at a 3.

In a way, I liked this book less than the original because there was nothing new. In a way, I liked this book better than the original because the story was less annoying than the first one. Holly from book 1 was extremely grating. Lily wasn't much better but at least she had a little bit of a spine.

HEA menages really aren't my thing. I've read a couple which were done well, but
I expected more of the Colter Brothers and Holly, but I got Colter Brothers 2.0 as their kids are all grown up and in the world on their own. This easy to get into read flowed just as effortlessly as the previous installments. While mom and the dads beam at their offspring following in their footsteps they also provide a very strong bridge from the earlier books with their unusual family structure.

If you are unable to unable to appreciate a polygamous relationship and or sex scenes with multipl
Jun 29, 2015 Barkha rated it it was ok
Sometimes I like to blindly barge into books, without reading any description. I want to be surprised. Sometimes this surprise is of a negative variety.
Brenda (b)
04/22/2011 update at 39.0%: ""If sex was all I wanted, I'd have you naked and underneath me right now instead of having one of those sensitive conversations that make men's testicles shrink.""

Maya Banks writes menage stories very well. Three brothers and one homeless lady, none of them expected to be in a multi-partner relationship. Seth, Michael and Dillon each fall in love with Lily when they meet her, and she returns their feelings. I liked the characters and enjoyed their journey to happines
Romance Between The Sheets
This was fast paced and began along a similar scene to Colters' Woman (Book 1) and yes I loved both beginnings.

I fell hard for these three boys when I read about them growing up in Colters' Woman so I was really looking forward to seeing their journey of whether they would follow in their fathers footsteps. All three men had indifvual careers and lifestyles and it was interesting to see how it played out.

Lily is just beautiful and I did not pick her emotional wound, I knew it centred about child
Dec 20, 2014 JoAnne rated it really liked it
Seth is on leave from his job as a Denver policeman. He was shot a few weeks ago on the job and is healing. He helps out at a food kitchen. One day he sees this woman there. She is so beautiful. He wants her. He follows her to where she lives - two cardboard boxes. What happened to this woman that she has to live on the street? He convinces Lily to come home with him.
He cannot believe that he has these immediate feelings for her. He kisses her and it's electric.
His brother Michael shows p at his
Mar 24, 2014 Ashley rated it really liked it
So this book was different than the first. Mainly the three brothers (sons of holly) didn't see themselves following in their fathers footsteps. I'm not really sure how they decided "hey I'm okay with my brothers being naked and screwing the same woman" but they figured it out and all became hopelessly in love with lily. There was no suspense action like in the first. This was more drama than anything. Lily had a past and it was more an event that broke her heart and reason for living and caring ...more
Mar 09, 2014 Lynda rated it really liked it
Shelves: erotic
While volunteering at a soup kitchen, Seth Colter experienced a magnetic pull so intense he invited homeless, exhausted Lily Weston to his home for the night hoping she would get the sleep she desperately needed. Her sadness shocked him to a degree he knew he must do everything within his power to ease her burden. Feeling tentative, Seth introduced Lily to his brothers fully aware they may fall under the same gravitation pull. Confused and feeling unworthy Lily was hesitant at first to accept th ...more
Apr 19, 2015 HK rated it liked it
愛とぬくもりにつつまれて。Read in Japanese. Children of Holly, Adam, Ethan, and Ryan meet Lily. Lily was living on streets after she lost her infant baby and her husband blamed her of the child's death. She was devastated, got divorced and lived on streets to forget her past and not feel pain. She first met Seth from a soup kitchen where he volunteered once a month. Seth felt something strong and could not leave her alone, and followed her to her card box home, and brought her to his home. She spent the nigh ...more
Sep 06, 2015 Natalya rated it liked it
Shelves: nook
hmm, this book was my fascinating intro to the erotica genre. I would rate it highly on the x-rated scale, with a high heat level plot about how a guy finds a down on her luck female and drags her back to his lair where he and his two brothers have their way with her. I struggled with lots of gibberish about trust and love, since these typical trappings of romance lit almost normalized things for me, when, bang! the p o r n would start again. I may not have followed the ins and outs closely enou ...more
A continuation of the Colter stories. This time the three sons of Holly and her husbands find themselves attracted to a single woman. Lily is living on the streets, when she is seen by Seth the oldest son, at a mission where he is volunteering. Immediately he is drawn to her and wants to take her to his house where she can be safe.

Lily is drawn to Seth as well as his two brothers.

All three of the brothers had decided to live a normal life with one woman only, but after seeing Lily they come to a
Jun 30, 2015 Dorel rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I loved this 3rd book's story line. This book's story line was sad but good. i loved the hot & steamy scenes. I loved Seth, Michael, & Dillon. The sons are nothing like their dads. I loved all the things Seth, Michael, & Dillon did with their lives. My heart broke for Lily. I loved Lily's strength in this story. I loved the ending. Awesome job Ms. Banks.
Jul 07, 2014 Pboswell rated it really liked it
I like the sons, but not as much as I liked the dads.

I wasn't expecting them to be hesitant about falling for the same woman. But all three of them balked. Thank goodness Lily was willing open to all three. She was the glue between the three brothers from the very beginning.

She brought Seth home, to his family. She forced the brothers to coexist together. They wanted her, she wanted they made the necessary decisions (despite sacrifices) to make it all work. Proved how much they loved
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Colters' Legacy (5 books)
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