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Blackstone

(Four Fathers #1)

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Blackstone by J.D. Hollyfield – Contemporary Romance

I am meticulous. Structured. A single father.
I obsess over things and crave control.
And when a hot, feisty little woman throws a wrench in my carefully laid out plans, I lose my mind.
My every thought revolves around making her bend to my will—until they become less about her doing things my way and more about just her.
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Kindle Edition, 1st edition, 113 pages
Published April 1st 2018
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SueBee★bring me an alpha!★


Stand-alone CR
Release: April 2, 2018
Blurb:
I am meticulous. Structured. A single father.
I obsess over things and crave control.
And when a hot, feisty little woman throws a wrench in my carefully laid out plans, I lose my mind.
My every thought revolves around making her bend to my will—until they become less about her doing things my way and more about just her.
My name is Trevor Blackstone.
I am an obsessive, complicated, demanding man.
People may not understand me, but it doesn't stop them from
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Sophia Triad
Apr 23, 2018 rated it it was amazing
She’s like an angel bringing me peace. It’s been too long since I’ve enjoyed the quietness of my life. When she’s not around, my head explodes and the numbers become louder. More cluttered. Almost too much to handle. It’s fucking maddening.
Dr. Winters thinks I should go in for an evaluation. But I don’t need therapy. I need her. I need to be with her. In her.


Reasons I loved this book:
1. It made me laugh almost continuously.
2. Trevor is the cutest obsessive asshole- psycho.
3. Trevor's obsession
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Dri ✰
Apr 02, 2018 rated it did not like it
Shelves: 2018
★ 1 star ★

O enredo parecia ser promissor, porém a forma como foi executado não me agradou em nada.

Não gostei dos personagens, me pareceu muito superficiais. Principalmente o Trevor, tipo de “mocinho” que não ganha a minha simpatia. O comportamento e pensamentos não condizentes com a sua idade real foi o que me incomodou desde o primeiro capítulo.

A história em si correu de forma bem rápida, com um grande destaque nas cenas de sexo, mas talvez esse era o propósito e eu que não estava na vibe...
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Sabrina The Trash Queen
Apr 18, 2018 rated it really liked it


This book was hot and funny. A great combination to a late night read.

I really liked how funny the characters are and how this wasn’t insta-love (not that I have a problem with it).

And the sex scenes? Hot.

And Trever reaction when Lucy called him “sir” was one of the best part of the book.
“Muscle. I see fucking muscle. I might be nearing forty-five, but I feel great. I look great. Not a single gray to be seen. I’m tan, smooth skin. My goddamn ex waxes my eyebrows for Christ’s sake, and my dick w
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Eve Recinella (Between The Bookends)
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I actually said when I finished Kingston that I wasn't going to read any more of this series since I found these guys to be HUGE a$$holes. Unredeemable a$$holes. But then I noticed that I had already 1-clicked Blackstone when it first came out, so I decided to go ahead and give it a read. I liked it more than Kingston. Trevor was still a bit of an a$$, but he stayed just this side of redeemable. In fact, the only time I thought he crossed the line was after that complete douchewaffle Pearson pla
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chandler ainsley ❁
Apr 03, 2018 rated it did not like it
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bad bad, no good very bad book.

seriously... y'all got me all hyped with the gimmick of interconnected stories from 4 romance authors and THIS is the shit you decided to lead with. rude as hell.

i probably should have known from the text on the cover or even from the opening 2 pages that this thing was going to be a disaster. but i held out hope that it might be a sexy disaster. kind of like taco bell.

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but no. this was about as sexy as rheumatoid arthritis.

please do yourself a favor and just read
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Heather❀Book and a Blanket❀
3.5 stars

From the moment I saw this series it got my attention. These are 4 books written by 4 different authors in 4 different genres. This is Trevor Blackstone's story. He is wealthy, sexy and one of the founders of the Four Fathers empire.

I love characters like Trevor who are so unique. He is a math prodigy and his mind works in numbers. He is constantly figuring out equations and calculating probabilities. Even though he is highly intelligent, he appears strange to others as he mumbles numb
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Kathy West
Apr 04, 2018 rated it really liked it
Great start to this mini series.

Trevor and Lucy have a quick, sexy story that will also tug at your heart strings a few times.
Trevor is a millionaire. Numbers are his thing. They are also what keeps him from feeling normal.
Lucy is spending the summer trying to find herself at the grandmas old house.
When Trevor and Lucy cross paths for the first time it is it pretty at all.
As time progresses, their relationship progresses as well.
But what happens when someone steps in and changes everything
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Shabby  -BookBistroBlog
Apr 03, 2018 rated it really liked it
Fast Pace, Furious Sex and Four Fathers. A winning combination that makes up Trevor Blackstone. He's a genius, a math prodigy, a NUMBERS man.
My memory was sharp. Algorithms, calculating speed, fractions built into fractions. it all came naturally to me. they said I was rare. I thought I was a freak I didn't want this Talent. It means my mind never stops I'm always counting steps, seconds between breaths, the distance between waves



And he along with Eric Pearson, Levi Kingston and Jax wheeler
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♡ Jeri's Book Attic ♡ I like


Blackstone (Four Fathers #1) by J.D. Hollyfield is not exactly the first book by this author that I read, as I read AND LOVED “Text 2 Lovers” (2 Lovers #1) that was co-authored by both K. Webster and J.D. Hollyfield.

So color me surprised by my reaction to Blackstone. Seeing the raving reviews from other reviewers – I assume I am the odd one out here. I apologize upfront for my totally different view but a review & rating needs to be honest.

I loved the storyline – there is no way around that
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Tricia Bartley (iScream Books)
Apr 01, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
Get ready to fall in love ladies with the Four Fathers Series.

First up is Blackstone by JD Hollyfield and Holy Hell this book was H.A.W.T!!! Ohh goodnesss I didn't know what to expect, but when I seen these four bestselling authors wrote a different story and each had their own book...I was like SIGN ME UP!!!

The authors do mention that the books were designed so you can read them out of order. One book is to be released each week in April!! However, they each interconnect and would be best enj
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Rebecca Woodward
Sep 09, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: finished
This story has it all. Hot older rich man falls for a young woman half his age. Add some deep mental health issues we have a winner. He is described so well I vision him to be Josh Duhamel. And the young beauty Julianne Hough. Mr. Blackstone is a numbers man. Numbers and calculation is constantly running in his head. He finds himself calm and quiet when he is with her. She is his solace. But his demanding partner nearly ends his new found love. I enjoyed this story immensely. The sex scenes are ...more
Simona
Jun 20, 2018 rated it it was ok
pretty dull. h was a total loser and nothing in the story makes her unique for H. Even her supposed soothing impact on H's mental anxiety aren't emotionally laid out. the age difference is hardly addressed. They had chemistry but it wasn't off the charts.
Ari
Apr 02, 2018 rated it it was ok
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Kathleen R.
Apr 02, 2018 rated it it was amazing





I loved this book. I mean, i was really into it. The previous books i had read by J.D. Hollyfield was her collaborations with K Webster, and those were romantic comedies and nothing like Blackstone. So this was a delicious surprise that only made me want more. Why was it just a few hundred pages?!?!? I. WANT. MORE!!

It was all sorts of wrongs in all the right places because when it comes to genius prodigy Trevor and slightly off course and unsure of what she wants Lucy, they were perfect fo
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Kahea
***5 ‘Lobsters’ Stars***

Hands down, I absolutely enjoyed Blackstone.
It was simply a fun, quick read that just so happened to be down and dirty smexy and had a good dose of heart thrown into the mix with a dash of drama to keep me on my toes.

I adored Trevor and Lucy. Trevor is...interesting. He’s determined, almost to the point of having tunnel vision in certain aspects of his life, Alpha AF smexy and yet he has this...not softer side per se, but lighter side that, when it comes out to play, is
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The Smutbrarians
Mar 30, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Storyline: 5
Angst: 1
Tissue: 0
Value: 5
Panty Scorching: 5
Over All Rating: 4.5 Stars
Kindle eArc provided by Author
Reviewed by Robin

Trevor Blackstone is great with numbers. He can’t seem to get them out of his head until he sees his new neighbor Lucy. She is just supposed to sell her grandmother’s house to him and be gone. Once he meets her though, Trevor’s dominant personality takes over and he knows that he’s going to have her. He just needs to her out of his system and get this deal done. But onc
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Jennifer Finn
Apr 20, 2018 rated it liked it
3 1/2 STARS ⭐⭐⭐✨
This is the first book in the Four Fathers series written by various authors, this one is by J.D. Hollyfield. Trevor Blackstone is 45 years old, he’s one of four partners of a successful company in Tampa Bay, Florida called Four Fathers Freight. The other three partners are ; Levi Kingston, Mateo Bonilla (Renner’s Rules by K. Webster), and Eric Pearson. Trevor and Eric have been best friends since college, Eric was born into a very rich family but unfortunately Trevor wasn’t. Num
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Aurora (Whoo Gives A Hoot)
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HOLY FREAKING MOLY! I still can't believe that this was my first J.D. Hollyfield story ever, but now that I've gotten my hands on something from her I am HOOKED!

Blackstone was a quick and sexy read that I devoured in a little over an hour. Once I began this one there was no way I was putting it down until the very end. This book was the definition of perfection and oh my goodness was it a hot and steamy tale. Trevor and Lucy's story and unexpected
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Romance Readers Retreat
Apr 01, 2018 rated it really liked it
3.5 STARS

Blackstone by JD Hollyfield is the first in a series of books that will come from 4 different authors. The series is about 4 single fathers who run a business together under the name Four Fathers.

This book is Trevors story. Trevor has been divorced for 5 years after his ex wife cheated on him with another woman, he is a grade A asshole though and doesn't care who he offends as long as he gets what he wants. Trevor has issues where he is unable to stop his genius mind constantly chanting
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PointedlyBlunt
Apr 04, 2018 rated it liked it
Trevor Blackstone has been working on a dream real estate development for the rich by the ocean. There’s only one eye-sore house left to tear down, but he doesn’t feel like waiting until the end of summer like the contract states. Instead, he’s determined to convince the woman living there, Lucy, to sign ASAP and let him be done with it. But Lucy refuses to give in, and soon enough, Trevor has more important things on his mind than tearing down a crummy house.

This was a safe read; no OW/OM after
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Jessica Alcazar
What an excellent way to start this series! I enjoyed everything about this story. Once again, we have a quick and sexy age gap romance that isn't really fluff. There's a story here. Could it be explored more? Sure. Did it need to be? No. It had the right amount of timeline to make this treat believable and enjoyable. Well done!
Expresso-Girls Just Wanna Have Books  ; A Mafia Romance
Yes! Yes! Yes honey! This tasty treat has given me LIFE! Blackstone is perfect!

Trevor Blackstone is a genius. Literally. I love him to pieces! Lucy is muddling through life attempting to “find” herself. Their initial meeting is hilarious, chaotic, and EPIC! Of course with that kind of bang, things can only go up, right?

I love love love this story! There are a couple odd relationships such as Lucy’s friendship with Darlene and Kiki. The story is fiction so I can brush it off. No worries. I know
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~Dawn~TUG
Apr 03, 2018 rated it really liked it
Quick, hot, demanding, add a little angst and this girl is a happy reader.
Nikki
Aug 10, 2018 rated it it was ok
2.5 stars
Annie Al Saher
3-3,5 stars
Renee
Apr 02, 2018 rated it really liked it
**3-1/2 Stars**

Blackstone is book #1 of the Four Fathers series whose books are part of an interesting concept--4 books by 4 different authors, written in 4 different genres that all have a common link in the 4 male main characters who know each other and happen to be fathers. Each book will be released in April, all a week apart, and Blackstone introduces us to all 4 of the men, 2 of them only briefly, while the other 2, Eric and Trevor, get more page time, Trevor as the hero and Eric as his be
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J.D. Hollyfield is a creative designer by day and superhero by night. When she is not trying to save the world one happy ending at a time, she enjoys the snuggles of her husband, son's and three doxies. With her love for romance, and head full of book boyfriends, she was inspired to test her creative abilities and bring her own story t
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