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(Lawless #3)

4.40  ·  Rating details ·  2,309 ratings  ·  309 reviews
Passion and danger collide in the latest contemporary romance featuring the Lawless siblings—from New York Times bestselling author Lexi Blake.

When Drew Lawless discovers a fatal flaw in his plan to avenge his parents’ deaths, he turns to the one woman he'd promised he wouldn't touch. He offers her a deal, one that will bring her into his investigation, his life, and his b
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Published June 20th 2017 by Berkley
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However, there is a Silver lining. Lexi Blake is a sure thing. Her books are exceptional. If you loved the Lawless Series tr…more
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However, there is a Silver lining. Lexi Blake is a sure thing. Her books are exceptional. If you loved the Lawless Series try her Masters and Mecaneries series. Ian and his crew are waiting for you.(less)

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.Under the pages
Jun 15, 2017 rated it it was amazing
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Astrid - The Bookish Sweet Tooth
Jun 15, 2017 rated it really liked it
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Review @ Vanilla & Spice Books

“Oh, my God. You’re a big old nerd under all that alpha male scariness, aren’t you?

This is the book I've been waiting for in this series. I couldn't wait to learn how the mysterious and charismatic Drew Lawless, head of the Lawless siblings, would fall for the redheaded reporter Shelby Gates.
Here's a warning - if you haven't read the first two installments in this series do not read on.

Drew's one goal has always been to bring the murderer of his parents
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This is the book that I've been waiting for since the series started. Drew Lawless was an undeniable asshole this whole journey and that's what sucked me into his character. There's just something about watching a jerk like him fall off his high horse and I knew his story would be amazing.

Drew actually surpassed my expectations of how much I was going to like him and in the end I came out of this book having a love for his character that I didn't think would be p
Lana ❇✾DG Romance❇✾
He would change the rest of his world if it meant he could keep her.

The third and final book in the Lawless series goes out with a serious bang. Full of mind blowing twists and turns, lies and manipulations; Revenge was one suspenseful read. Lies get unraveled and when the truth finally gets revealed, it'll leave your head reeling
She was his fucking salvation.

Drew Lawless was a character I've had an obsession with ever since he was first introduced in Lexi's Mas
Bookworm Extraordinaire
May 05, 2017 rated it it was amazing


descriptionThis cover is OK. Miz Blake's M&M series have WAY better covers in my opinion. It makes great use of graphics, and the composition is great. I am just not overly thrilled with the "REVENGE" Firstly it is a bit too far to the left (as is the author's name and bylines). Secondly, the font used just isn't that appealing to the eye. Book one was by FAR the best cover out of all three.description

descriptionI was a little apprehensive going into this one. Book two just wasn't that great and I am STILL trying to bleach my
Geri Reads
Jun 21, 2017 rated it liked it
Maybe my expectations were really just too high that I've set myself up for failure when it came to this book.

I've been anticipating Drew's book since I read Ruthless and that anticipation reached fever pitch when the seeds to his story were planted in the second book. Don't get me wrong, this was not a bad book. The plot was a little convoluted at times and the dialogue a little hard to follow but still a good and enjoyable book. Unfortunately, it just didn't gel the way that Ruthless did for
3.5* the revengers STARS!

Review @ Midnight Romance

Finally! Drew Lawless isn't just your average hot nerd who build his own company, 4L. I always has soft spot for Drew since his first appearance. He started to plot revenge for his familly. But eventually both his brothers, Riley and Bran met their soulmate on the journey. In the end of Satisfaction, Drew was shocked to found the real culprit. He decided to hide the fact from his family and getting his own revenge.

Drew isn't alone. He's accompan
I have truly LOVED every single book I have ever read from Lexi Blake! Her talent knows no bounds and I just feel so ecstatic and honored to have witnessed such greatness! Over and over again Ms. Blake thrills me with her sexy and suspenseful stories, her amazing and unforgettable characters, and her flawless and vivid writing. I cannot and will not ever get enough of her brand of storytelling. REVENGE is another example of her ability to bring her readers to whole other world, where we can esca ...more
Fuck this book. I'm gonna write a more detailed review tomorrow but for now... fuck. This. Book. Biggest waste of time ever. I'm seething right now.

----Alright time for the full review----

To an average reader, this book will be fine. But I've read over 1,000 books and this shit doesn't fly with me anymore. I'm cynical and I'm cranky after reading it and i don't understand why there are so many 5 star reviews.

This book was bad. So many things were wrong with it but the main two were;
1.) Extreme

Spoiler Free – although it is so hard to keep being SF. I want to shout out everything about this book.

Revenge, lies, betrayal, secrets, and heart-break this book has it all. And of course what would a Lexi Blake book be without Ian Taggart in it? Half as funny let me tell you that.

I have amended my review for book 2 as that it was more of a filler/StepStone to get where we meant to be getting to all the good stuff here in book 3.

After the major twist plot in book 2 Drew has officially put hi
Chris  C - A Midlife Wife
Definitely, definitely read the other books first. I couldn't follow a big chunk of the story.

I am going to have a difficult time rating this book as I had a difficult getting into the story. This book is a continuation of a series and you absolutely have to read them first. The synopsis should really reflect that for the readers.

What I can comment on is that I have read many of Lexi Blake's books. She is strong author that I never hesitate to pick up and enjoy. Her writi
Ang C
Jun 21, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arc, favorites
4.5 Stars

WOW! What a fan-freaking-tastic conclusion to a roller coaster ride of a series. The end of Satisfaction had me reeling, screaming “WTF just happened” and left me wanting more… More passion, more sexy Lawlessness and more answers. I couldn’t wait to get my greedy hands on Drew’s book and finally untangle the convoluted web of secrets and deceptions behind his father’s murder. Although my anticipations ran high, deep down I did not want this saga to end. Seeing all their heartaches and j
I LOVED this book! I have eagerly been anticipating the story of Drew Lawless since Ruthless and Drew did not disappoint. Socially awkward and not good at interpersonal relationships, Drew comes across as closed off and aloof. He loves his family and will do anything to protect them and get revenge on those who tried to destroy them. When he meets the gorgeous journalist Shelby, he is instantly attracted to her and wants her. He also realizes he could use her help and so a relationship of conven ...more
Simply Love Book Reviews
Jun 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing

This third entry in the Lawless Brothers series is probably the best yet. Drew Lawless is the older brother who works hard to protect his siblings, while finding the people who murdered his parents. Of the four known siblings, only he knows the truth about his parents deaths. His goal is to take the culprit down, but his choice of weapon is a little questionable.

Shelby Gates is a reporter-a good one- and is totally taken off guard by Drew's proposition: he wants her to investigate the death of h
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In this third and final installment of the Lawless Series, Lexi Blake has turned up the notch in heat, suspense, and unexpected twist and turns as she has readers like myself on the edge of their seat as we await the epic conclusion of this series and the much anticipated story of Drew Lawless.

 photo 0eda8cd2d01c42ffa3f656bb5cd641_zps68nukfc6.gif I want to be the reason you need, Shelby. I want to be the only one you want. I’m willing to take the risk that you’ll use me for
Mizz Latte
DNF...too many names to remember, too many plot twists to keep a track of and...

Nowadays, if a story doesn't grab me right away then I can't get into it

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Ivy Deluca
Jun 25, 2017 rated it it was amazing
4.5 stars


-The finale to the Lawless Series...for now. I’ve learned to never say never because I have enjoyed Lexi Blake’s offshoot of the Masters & Mercenaries series featuring the Lawless siblings. If Ms. Blake chose to continue with this series, I would not object (hint, hint, nudge, nudge).

-More of a straight contemporary/romantic suspense. I love me some well-done BDSM and Ms. Blake knows her way around a BDSM relationship, without a doubt. However, I love that the Lawless series has focuse
Another great read for us from Lexi Blake.The more I read her books the more that I fall in love with each and everyone of them.

I always pick a favorite character that I love more than the others and this time around mine is going to be Shelby.

Why? So many reasons she was intelligent,patient,kind,smart,protective,had a sense of humor was driven but most of all she was just a loving and giving person who always put others first .She cared about their needs and wants before her own.I loved the che
Dawn ♥ romance
This series should be read in order which I didn't yet I soon got the gist but I don't like a relationship that starts with deceit. That along with a too negative hero, too positive heroine and mediocre plot left me wanting more. It did have an exciting finish but I skipped a lot. Drew draws up a contract with reporter Shelby to work together to avenge his fathers murder. ...more
Bambi Unbridled

I thought we saw our major plot twist of the Lawless series in the last book, Satisfaction. But Lexi Blake twisted us up just a little more in this final and conclusory book of the series - and it definitely wasn't a move that I saw coming. I have enjoyed this close-knit family of siblings with a tragic past, and I was very excited to get to the story of Andrew Lawless, family patriarch.

Andrew Lawless is not just the family patriarch. He is also a billionaire tech genius, and a bit of a geek wi
Richelle Robinson
Jun 25, 2017 rated it really liked it
I've been not so patiently wait for the conclusion of this series and I have to say I was not disappointed! I loved Drew’s character but at times I wanted to knock some sense into him when it came to Shelby. He was very stubborn and refused to see what he could have when it came to her and kept pushing her away. I also wanted to tell Shelby to stop letting Drew treat you like that as well. Yes, he does have issues but that's no excuse for his behavior. This story was filled with a lot of twist a ...more
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Revenge by Lexi Blake
(Lawless #3)
Published by Berkley Books
Release Date: June 20, 2017
Rating: 5 Stars

I would like to thank the publisher for providing me with an advance copy of Revenge for an honest review.

Revenge is sexy, emotional and the perfect ending to this series!!! I loved the passion and the blond tech god! Drew was a mystery to me in the other books and cold but in this book getting his POV and seeing how Shelby sees him too, I fell hard for him. This book has so much heart and hope.
Donna Was A Scandal
Jun 20, 2017 rated it really liked it
Carmela gave this one 4.5 stars over on Scandalicious Book Reviews She says it's just the right ending to this story. ...more
Jul 18, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Revenge (Lawless #3) by Lexi Blake  
Author: Lexi Blake
Title: Revenge
Series: Lawless
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When Drew Lawless discovers a fatal flaw in his plan to avenge his parents’ deaths, he turns to the one woman he'd promised he wouldn't touch. He offers her a deal, one that will bring her into his investigation, his life, and his bed. Investigative reporter Shelby Gates never dreamed how twisted the case would become—or how fascinated she would be with Drew. Every
Sandy S
Jun 19, 2017 rated it really liked it
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ABOUT THE BOOK: Release Date June 20, 2017

Passion and danger collide in the latest contemporary romance featuring the Lawless siblings—from New York Times bestselling author Lexi Blake.

When Drew Lawless discovers a fatal flaw in his plan to avenge his parents’ deaths, he turns to the one woman he'd promised he wouldn't touch. He offers her a deal, one that will bring her into his investigation, his life, and his bed.

Investigative reporter Shelby Gates never dreamed how twisted the case
 Reading In Pajamas
Jun 18, 2017 rated it it was amazing
✦Review, Excerpt & Giveaway: REVENGE (A Lawless Novel) by Lexi Blake
Publication Date: June 20, 2017
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Reviewed by: Reading in Pajamas/ Cori
Rated: 5 Stars

I thought Bran was my favorite Lawless brother, but Drew won me over and nudged his brother out of the way. I completely fell in love with him. I can't resist a nerdy alpha hero. In the previous books I thought Drew was cold and unfeeling, but this book revealed things in his past that contributed
Jun 18, 2017 rated it it was amazing
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Lexi Blake's last installment of the Lawless family is amazing. She does not disappoint with this book and continues to delivery romantic suspense on every page. She makes you hate, but love Drew Lawless to the point where your trying to figure out when your feelings for him changed and how badly you want everything to turn out okay for him and the whole family. If you are looking for a book that you won't want to put down then look no
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When this series started out, I was really intrigued about the premise.  Siblings looking to uncover who had their parents killed when they were kids and going after them now themselves.  The plot has been twisting ever since!  At the head of all that has always been one person.  Drew Lawless.  The one that saved them all from a burning house.  The one who's gone on to make a fortune in the tech industry.  The mastermind behind most of their plans and orchestrates everything even when they d ...more
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Apr 20, 2017 rated it really liked it
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Drew Lawless. What a complex man. He’s so smart, he’s built a huge empire. He’s so caring, he worked his tail off to provide for his siblings at a very young age. He’s so hot, every woman would want him. He’s so socially awkward, he’s difficult to be around. His awkwardness comes off as uncaring, abrasive and off-putting and he knows it. He’s so focused on his family and revenge against those who killed his father that ever finding a partner is not even on his radar. From the moment he meets the ...more
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NY Times and USA Today bestselling author Lexi Blake lives in North Texas with her husband, three kids, and the laziest rescue dog in the world. She began writing at a young age, concentrating on plays and journalism. It wasn't until she started writing romance and urban fantasy that she found the stories of her heart. She likes to find humor in the strangest places and believes in happy endings n ...more

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