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Loving the Beast

(Beauty #5)

3.97  ·  Rating details ·  632 ratings  ·  88 reviews
The sexy journey began in Beauty Touched the Beast and continued in the Beauty series. Now read the breathtaking conclusion in this epilogue novella from New York Times bestselling author Skye Warren…

Since their forbidden beginning, Erin and Blake’s relationship has been marked by deep sensuality and intense emotion. Each challenge only makes them stronger, and Blake is re
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Published (first published April 28th 2015)
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Ella That was Doug's father. In this part you come to know about some history between blake's family and erin's mother. ( different from dougs family)
That was Doug's father. In this part you come to know about some history between blake's family and erin's mother. ( different from dougs family)
You have to read the whole book to understand what happened.(less)

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Olga therebelreader
That is the perfect epilogue to the Beauty series!! I think that each book of this series was better than the previous one and the fourth one offered satisfying closure. I started this fifth book without imagining what else the author had to say about Erin and Blake. However, Loving the Beast pleasantly surprised me!!

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The story goes deeper into Blake’s PTSD problem and how this is affecting his relationship with Erin. Also, in this book Erin makes the acquaintance of Blake’s parents for the fir
3.5 Stars!!
Jan 04, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I seriously am so in love with Blake and Erin that I immediately followed Skye Warren on all her social medias!! I love this story!
1. Blake is seriously damaged and scarred from the war. Not only emotionally but also physically - oh yes I love a damaged alpha!
2. Erin is 10 years younger than Blake and is cleaning his house as a way to earn money for her collage tuition fees - age difference romance, oh yes! Erin is one of the best heroin as she is just sooo sweet and will do anything for Blake
Oct 16, 2017 rated it really liked it
3.5 Stars

An epilogue novella of the Beauty series. This is definitely much more somber than the usual epilogues. It's not all puppies and rainbows but instead it gave us much more insight to Blake's past in the military and how his experiences there would never really be forgotten. His past has made him a much darker person and he has to accept that he needs to share that part of him with Erin as well. Throw in some family drama and you've got yourself a good finale for this couple! :)
It's no secret I'm not a big fan of erotica, but this series has given me hope for the genre, because there's actually substance and two very nice characters beneath all the mindblowing sex.

I didn't expect to get another book, but I did and this last installment is as good as the rest of them.

To other writers of erotica: That's how it's done people.
Mar 23, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: 2017-books
Read this...if only for the tree damn!
Someone get me a fan and a change of underwear...
You do need to read all the others for this to make sense though. It's the epilogue.
Ellen ✦ Book Bellas ✦
4.5 Stars!!

It is such a pleasure to read anything that Skye Warren writes! Blake and Erin are one of my favorite couples and this epilogue is a sensual, dramatic and very satisfying conclusion to their story. I absolutely love the Beauty series and I am very sad to see this couple's story come to an end. Blake is, just, um, no words - brilliant, brave, broken, strong AND sensitive, all rolled into one HOT Alpha male. The sex scenes in this series are among the hottest I have ever read. Many than
Jan 05, 2018 rated it really liked it
Ah, we have the epilogue! If you expected an easy HEA, then you’re in for a surprise. While Erin and Blake have certainly had their struggles over the short relationship – they really haven’t begun to deal with the demons or the stark differences in their lives.

When Blake brings Erin home, he knows he’s exposing her to a life that she wants no part of – a way of life that has already caused her enough grief – but as Erin gets to know more about Blake, seeing all sides of him is something that sh
Apr 27, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I really love Erin and Blake. They have something special and every time they manage to touch my heart. The epilogue was darker than the other books, but it was sweet and romantic at the same time. I had a great time.
Lynsey A
Nice little epilogue to wrap up this series. However, (view spoiler)
Karla Doyle
Apr 29, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A lovely & fitting finale to a wonderful love story.

Blake & Erin are truly made for each other, though I'm sure we'd all like to take Erin's place. ;)
I remember reading the Beauty series late at night, secretly and silently lost in the cocoon of the story. It's not one of those tales that ravishes your mind, or takes you by storm. No, to me it was like melting into a hot bath. Gentle, evocative, softly erotic and the kind of romance that means something.

I was pleasantly surprised and excited to find out there was an epilogue to that story that I so cherished.

I still feel connected to Blake and Erin. They feel vibrantly alive thanks to the poe
Apr 16, 2017 rated it it was ok
This novella epilogue was a little odd to me. The newly introduced storyline of Erin's mom having been the maid for Blake's parents seemed a bit far fetched to me. It seemed like a grab for a conflict. I think the familiar financial differences between Erin and Blake would have been conflict enough for the story. Especially when we meet Blake's parents for the first time in this story.

I think this could have been fleshed out a bit better and given better character development. Why begin introdu
Apr 28, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 5-star-reads
This story, these two, you never want it to end! Each piece of their story is perfect and complete, but you want to know what they are doing now?

This epilogue feels like a closing of one part of their life and the beginning of the next, so in a bit, the question will arise again, what are they doing now? They are that compelling and interesting

We have Blake and Erin on the next step here. They are officially a couple and engaged, and off to meet the families. There is conflict with both, to ver
April Brookshire
Epilogue novella to the series. Nice way to conclude this couple's story. It's meet the parents time for the H and h. Hero's parents: not so good. Heroine's mother is accepting and they live happily ever after.
Deserie williams
3.5 stars :)great series .loved h and H. This last one though I guess i wanted more needed more. And the tree scence I didn't care for too much. Lol
Carmen Chacon
Oct 29, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: own-as-ebook
I love this characters. It was nice reading one more story about them even though it wasn't essential but I did enjoy it.
Zuray yaruz7
Jan 12, 2016 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: military
I was expecting so much more in this epilogue novella :(
RaChelle Holmberg
LOVED this book, really cool updated fairy tale - and this is the fifth review regarding this series, because the epilogue of a fantastic journey - - GRITTY as hell, sweet, sad and exciting all rolled up together - kept me interested enough to read the series back to back - and I'll be checking out more by this author!
note : this book bordered on abuse and darkness, albeit consensual, and it felt like a true slice of life. I truly enjoyed it. If you're looking for nothing but happy fluff, you m
So Erin and Blake are engaged and she is meeting his parents. And it doesn’t go so well but Blake will take no disrespect from his parents and lines will be crossed. His dad also has more of a past interwoven in Erin’s moms past as well. That comes to light. Blake can’t wait to marry her and own her so he can protect her and love her. And man do they end up loving each other. He sex scenes continue as well.

This whole series would take you about 5 1/2 hours to read. Easy read. Fun fluff.
Smutty McBookwhore
Dec 17, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: x-2016

Um. I want more. I cannot gett enough of this couple. I really hope that there is another book because I fell in love with Erin and Blake so much that this ending was not enough for me. However, still such a wonderful story. I love that so many walls were broken down in this final book. But still, now I want more raw filthy dirty steamy sex....I NEED ANOTHER BOOK OF THE BEAST!!!!
Emily Dones
Apr 13, 2018 rated it liked it
A very beautiful epilogue despite this series not being the best books I've read I grew attached to Erin and Blake. I'm glad we got answers for questions in the previous installments and that I got a little more time with Erin and Blake oh and that tree. hahahaha
Barbara Boerner
Dec 12, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Loved the books.

The book had an interesting topic. Not something you read all the time. But I had a hard time believing what went on between the main characters at the same time.
May 18, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Great series. Intriguing storyline. Wonderful ending for a deserving couple.
Mar 07, 2018 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: sweet-read
Apr 13, 2019 rated it liked it
Good ending. Erin meets Blake's parents, they find out why her mom's employment ended there, and they get married. The ending was kinda quick, I feel like she just decided to end it
Oct 30, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Amazing ending to a beautiful story.
Jul 02, 2017 rated it liked it
Shelves: library, ebook
Well it is finished. The Ice Queen is a real piece of work. And I just don't think a tree would be comfortable!
Aug 02, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: series
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