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The Blessing (Colorado #1)

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After years of drifting, Trevor Warren's world comes crashing down with the news of his brother's death. Returning to his hometown in Evergreen, Colorado for his brother and sister-in-law's funerals, Trevor realizes he has but a moment to grieve before his nephew, Greyson, is thrust into his life. Becoming the legal guardian to Greyson will either be a blessing or a curse. ...more
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Published May 1st 2018 by Lizzie Lee
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Sassafrass (Candace)
May 03, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This is a book about acceptance of yourself. It’s also about loss and growing as a person but most of all about Love.

Trevor is a newly sober man who has come home to care for his baby nephew who he has sole custody of since his brother and sister in law’s sudden passing.

This book is raw and real and bittersweet. Trevor is trying so hard for baby Greyson, he’s a little clueless but he’s learning while trying to fix the relationship with his parents, at least his dad is supportive of him and so is
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Morgan Ward
May 01, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This book is a MUST READ! Amazing plot twists, drama, and romance to keep you going back for more. Trevor and Veronica are characters that you love to love! Add a baby to the mix and the book just gets better. I can see myself re-reading this book in the near future. Could not recommend this book more!
Sherry
Apr 30, 2018 rated it it was amazing
A must read by this author. It's her book debut, and she's pulled off this amazing story hands down. The story is fantastic, but be prepared to have your emotions pulled all over the place. Trevor's struggles will pull at your heartstrings. However, you'll be rooting for him to get his HEA with a his beautiful neighbor, Ronnie. They're perfect for each other. Little Greyson will just bring a smile to your face throughout the story. I'm looking forward to seeing more from this talented young lady ...more
Dennie
This book just seemed to drag on and on. I did finish it but it was with a lot of skimming. I almost DNF'd it.

The writing seemed a little stilted. It's nothing I can pinpoint but this book wasn't for me.

There was some drama over an ex-boyfriend that I think could of been omitted.

Cloe Michaels Reads
May 04, 2018 rated it it was amazing
THE BLESSING BY LIZZIE LEE

For a debut author this book is amazing it gets right in from the start with your emotions, you feel for Trevor and wonder why his mother despises him so much, you want to be Ronnie and comfort Trevor. There is not a bad thing I can say about this book except if you don’t buy it you will regret it, go out right now and buy it

Lizzie has been able to get you to feel for every character even the evil villain mother Evelyn, you can understand why she is the way she is towar
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Amy
May 03, 2018 rated it it was amazing
In her debut novel, Lizzie Lee deftly weaves a gripping tale of loss, love, and forgiveness. When Trevor Warren is entrusted with the care of his infant nephew after the sudden death of his brother, his world is turned upside down. With the help of his attractive neighbor, Veronica, Trevor not only faces the new challenges of fatherhood but also, a past that won't seem to go away.
The Blessing was a fresh and entertaining read. It had me hooked from page one and kept me captivated until the very
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Gabriela
May 03, 2018 rated it really liked it
Would you be willing to take on a responsibility, if it meant that you had to live with a constant reminder of your regrets? Could you let go of your demons to help someone else? Those are a couple of questions that Trevor is forced to ask himself as a very big responsibility is suddenly placed on his shoulders. He'll have to battle his demons and make peace with the man he's forced to become. This is a great story of love and sacrifice.

This is such a sweet story. There were laughs, the oohs an
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Pattie Bickford
May 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Loved It!

Absolutely loved this book from the first page to the last page! From the smiles to the tears to the heartbreak! I I cannot wait to see what she writes next.
Elise Sallier
May 24, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Lizzie Lee has done an amazing job with her debut novel, The Blessing. The hero, Trevor, is a young man with a lot of baggage, self-loathing, and obstacles to overcome. What he has on his side is sheer determination to do the right thing by the nephew he returns home to care for when his beloved brother is killed. Greyson is one adorable baby, and I found myself falling hard for the little guy and his devoted father. He might not think too highly of himself, and he might be a bit rough around th ...more
Rebecca Austin
May 31, 2018 rated it liked it
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Trevor Warren's life has been turned upside down with the death of his brother Dean and his wife and he is left to be the guardian of Greyson. Trevor is recently sober and still struggles with making the right choices and how to be a good father to Greyson.

Luckily Trevor meets Veronica "Ronnie" Clark who is there for Trevor and Greyson when they need her to be. She is a great character who obviously cares for the two a lot.

Trevor has ghosts he needs to overcome and his dad was wonderful but his
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Lauren
May 06, 2018 rated it really liked it
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Otay y'all this book is great but its really drawn in places for me. At some points it seemed to go on forever. Trevor is a amazing guy but he doesn't know it yet and it takes most of the book for him to get it. But the way he takes Greyson on when tragedy strikes proves how strong he is. He has a few slip ups through the book but he truly does grow. Ronnie is his perfect counterpart and made for him. The way she takes on Grey the same way he does is amazing and its great to read. Seeing how
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Amy Beer
Jun 27, 2018 rated it it was amazing
An absolutely amazing, beautifully written, incredibly gripping tale. This is a story of love, loss, redemption and, above all, family. I laughed, I cried, I screamed, I rejoiced.

Trevor is insanely flawed which just serves to make him more likeable as a main character. His doubt and self-hatred is something that everyone can relate to at some point (and if you disagree with me you're lying to yourself). His struggles to be a better man both for baby Greyson and for Ronnie are the heart and soul
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Monica
Jun 19, 2018 rated it it was amazing
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I loved this story so much, excited to read more by Lizzie.
Josie Beckmann
This is my first book by Lizzie and can I just say that Trevor, Ronnie and Grey are the best? I liked the realness of Trevor and Ronnie's relationship. Yes, he was physically attracted to her, but he had the wherewithal to realize that he wasn't ready for a relationship right away. They built that friendship, that relationship between the two as Trevor adjusted to being an adoptive parent/legal guardian to Greyson. The growing heat (which believe me, there was a lot) happened naturally.

And that
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May 19, 2018 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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I read this book over Mother's Day, and the Prologue slayed my emotions! It's any parent's worst nightmare, that the Last Will and Testament they created would have to be read and used and the Guardian they appointed called into duty to care for their child. “I've never met his [my brother's] son, Greyson, but I love him already for one reason; he's one of the only pieces of my brother I have left.” The book starts with Trevor returning to his hometown to take custody of his nephew due to his br ...more
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