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Gentleman Sinner

4.16  ·  Rating details ·  5,811 ratings  ·  861 reviews
An all-the-feels novel of fierce love overcoming a dark past from the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling THIS MAN series.

Izzy White knows of the darkness in this world. After all, she escaped it long ago. Determined not to let her past beat her, Izzy has a secure, stable life with a job she loves in nursing. But one act of kindness will completely upend everything
Kindle Edition, 384 pages
Published February 5th 2019 by Forever
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SueBee★bring me an alpha!★


Izzy White knows of the darkness in this world. After all, she escaped it long ago. Determined not to let her past beat her, Izzy has a secure, stable life with a job she loves in nursing. But one act of kindness will completely upend everything she's so carefully built-putting her right back in the crosshairs of danger she's been so
Sophia Triad
I have read multiple times and loved all the books by Jodi. It pains me to admit that this is my least favourite book so far 😕
I was expecting so much more.


‘What’s your story, Izzy White?’
‘What’s yours, Theo Kane?’ I retort.

I loved the beginning of the book. There is mystery around Izzy and Theo. Theo is an interesting stalker (my favourite kind). One night he saves Izzy from a dark alley after she has defended a young hooker.
After that Theo seems obsessed with Izzy. He follows her
Jade Simcox
Jan 13, 2019 rated it it was amazing
So I’ve only previously read 1 of Jodi Ellen Malpas’ books but when I saw this book come up for review I jumped at the chance. The cover is beautiful, simple yet it grabs your attention and after reading the book I can see how it fits the story perfectly.
The storyline in Gentleman Sinner is fantastic. Jodi created a world that I want to be apart of. There are some very dark elements to this story. Rape and extreme violence. Some readers might not be ok with this.
The thing that was a bit disapp
Feb 10, 2019 rated it did not like it
Shelves: dnf
1 - "...Keep your distance..." Star.

DNF @ 28%

If Christian Grey and Jesse Ward decided to split and merge their DNA and load the result into a human cyborg, you'd get Theo Kane.

Similarly, if Ana Steel and Ava O'Shea did the same you'd likely get a close approximation of Izzy White.

Then Jodi Ellen Malpas, puts all the tropes, important personality traits, characteristics and quirks from all the however-many books from the FSOG & This Man series, and does a lucky dip style draw for the ones she
Patty ~ Wrapped Up In Reading Book Blog
*****FIVE STARS*****
{ARC Generously Provided by Author}

He looks lethal but beautiful, hard but soft. My body is in chaos, my nerves burning, all in response to what I’m faced with. My want has gone through the roof and desperation is now crippling me. He looks like a warrior, raw and primal. A fighter.

In ”GENTLEMAN SINNER”, Jodi Ellen Malpas has done what she does best—she’s written another crazy all-consuming romance between a domineering and charismatic Hero and a feisty Heroine who doesn’t ea
Mindy Lou's Book Review
Move over Jesse Ward cause Theo Kane is coming to town!

I am in love with how this couple began. Izzy is a nurse who stumbles upon a beaten woman on her way home from the hospital, only the perpetrator has not left yet. In comes Theo to save the day and boy did he make an impression.

There is a lot of mystery about both Izzy and Theo's past that you know was very bad for both of them. What I loved was how Izzy seemed to be the only person that Theo could stand touching him. He avoided all physic
Something was missing for me when it came to this couple’s relationship. I need to think more on what exactly it was before I write my review but I definitely was a bit disappointed with this book. I didn’t hate it; but I certainly didn’t love it either! Review to come!
Jan 06, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc-books
➳Another romance filled with emotional darkness that will temp you for more...

➳ARC kindly provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review...

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MELISSA *Mel Reader*
Jan 15, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arcs
5 Stars!
(ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR/ Forever-Grand Central Publishing)

-My love for her holds me prisoner. Her faith leaves me in awe. Her hope encourages mine. And her touch reaches my soul. She is my peace. My cure. My love.

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Izzy White has worked hard to overcome her dark past and move on with her life. She's broken free of the fear that used to control her, and has built the life she wants. She lives in London with her best friend Jess, and has a job as a nurse that she loves. She
Sentranced Jem
Jan 04, 2019 rated it it was amazing

Title: Gentleman Sinner
Author: Jodi Ellen Malpas
Publication Date: February 5, 2019

Can this woman do no wrong?! seriously!
I sound like a broken record but I have honestly NOT come across a book written by Jodi Ellen Malpas that I haven't enjoyed. I love her books! I love JEM's alpha men.

Trust Jodi to write a book where the characters suck you into the story and gets you hooked from the get go.

Trust Jodi to write a book where the sexy love scenes literally scorch the pages.

Trust Jo
 Leo (Queen of the Rants and Spoilers)
8$ for a book that has been written by thousands of authors. This author has gotten greedy. All of the sudden because she got her series optioned by passionflix she thinks her books are the sh*t. And I'm the sucker who paid for this. Yep. going to ammy to get my 8$ back and I'm not even ashamed to admit it. 😏

The poor broken hero who can't be touch and the poor sap, pushover, doormat, weak heroine who thinks she can cure him well with you know what!

“You could hit me, Theo. Smack me or punch m
Debbie Oliphant
Feb 10, 2019 rated it really liked it
3.5 Stars

If you are a fan of the "This Man" serues, you'll love this book. It is a repurposed version of the original.
Jan 25, 2019 rated it liked it
Shelves: sexual-abuse, dark, arc
(ARC provided by Social Butterfly PR/ Forever-Grand Central Publishing)

Gentleman Sinner brought out mixed feelings in me while reading it. Some parts I liked and some I didn’t. I enjoyed the secondary characters. Izzy’s BFF Jess and Theo’s friend Callum. These two and their interactions with the main characters Izzy and Theo are what made me enjoy Gentleman Sinner. The book started out great for me. I liked Izzy and her working as a nurse. She passionate about her job and it’s her safe haven. He
Olga therebelreader
All-in-all a sweet and enjoyable read. Yes, it was fairly predictable and it was pretty full of well-worn tropes and clichés. There were elements I enjoyed, but the plot was not strong. I really enjoyed Theo and Izzy’s banter and the sexual tension, but I've read books with similar plot lines.

Three stars because I liked the book. It was a good read. Not terribly thought provoking though, but a good solid romance. Some predictable elements but a fun read nonetheless.

In short:
Hero 3/5 | Heroine 4
Shabby  -BookBistroBlog
Jan 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing
A man should protect a woman. Not hurt her. And a woman should feel safe with a man, not afraid.
Thank you Jodi. This is a strong message which is a requirement in today's world.
A  story of scarred Beauty and tightly leashed Beast who takes it upon himself to protect his Beauty from all the monsters and if need be.... himself. This Beast is larger than life personality with the softest of heart in his chest, beating only for his Izzy.


His life is violent, chaotic and deadly. Not an ideal fert
Dec 23, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: netgalley-arc
It's been a while since I enjoyed a JEM book, since This Man in fact, something that must be a constant pain to top.

In this we have Theo, a built, charismatic, gorgeous chap who is pretty persistent in going after our girl Izzy.

I cannot lie, there are a few similarities to other stories in this that niggled me; his weak spot (it's a bit of a spoiler so I won't say what that was) and his line of business being the main ones. While it was its own story, I was aware of them as I was reading and I k
Bookworm Extraordinaire
This book wasn't bad. I appreciated the fact it had no OW drama, and we didn't have to hear about how much of a whore he was. I think my main issue with it was that there just wasn't anything new here. It was predictable, and this type of plot has been done a billion times already. The damaged anti-hero that doesn't like to be touched and the damaged heroine that saves him...sigh. I did love both Jess and Callum though. They were a highlight in this one for sure.



Jessica  (Angie & Jessica's Dreamy Reads)
2.5 - 3 STARS

If Jodi Ellen Malpas' This Man series, Kristen Ashley's Knight, and EL James' Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy had a love child, it might be called Gentleman Sinner... unfortunately though, there were some pivotal pieces missing in the development of the dynamic between Theo Kane and Izzy White that hindered my reading experience. I think Theo steamrolled in, going full Jesse Ward crazy, a bit prematurely and instead of it feeling sexy and addictive, it came off feeling toxic and creep
Feb 08, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Gentleman Sinner by Jodi Ellen Malpas is definitely a shiny 5 🌟.
I'am utterly convinced that Jodi Ellen Malpas has a alpha male making machine somewhere (which I would love 😉) which I'm sure she added a bit of Jesse Ward (This man series) and a bit of Miller Hart (One night series) which then released Theo Kane into our world.
Theo Kane is definitely the new alpha book boyfriend, He's possessive, strong, controling, loves with everything he has and has a fear of being touched and like always a hea
Jan 12, 2019 rated it liked it

★2.5-3 STARS★

Izzy White is a woman who although has been subject of the cruelty finds peace in caring for others as a Nurse. She’s worked hard to forge a way for herself and her sense of pride is palpable. She’s compassionate to a fault, so much so, what should have been an uneventful walk home from work ends with her being in a position of real danger.

Her saviour is an imposing figure whose intrigue overrides her very alert sense of caution. He’s obviously dangerous but the care he takes wit
Gi's Spot Reviews

5 'My Peace. My Cure. My Love' Stars

Two words: THEO KANE!!! WOW, just WOW!
Seriously prepare yourselves, The Gentleman Sinner BLEW. MY. MIND! Without a doubt one of most absolutely and utterly heart-grippingly beautiful and GRAND love stories I have ever read!
Jodi Ellen Malpas did what I never expected possible, creating and giving us Theo Kane, the ultimate romance hero, reaching right there to the level of God-like proportion book boyfriend that Mr. Jesse Ward reigned. Yes, he's THAT EPIC!!! <
Jul 24, 2018 marked it as to-read
Shelves: not-released
★Gentleman Sinner...
February 12, 2019
Meet our new sinner..Theo Kane.
He's dark. He’s Alpha. He’s hero. He's delicious, and the very epitome of dangerous!


Izzy White knows of the darkness in this world. After all, she escaped it long ago.
Determined not to let her past beat her, Izzy has a secure, stable life with a job she loves in nursing. But one act of kindness will completely upend everything she's so carefully built-putting her right back in the crosshairs of danger she's been so despe
Christine B
Dec 29, 2020 rated it really liked it
I love Jodi Ellen Malpas books and compare to all other series of hers, I struggled with this one. It took me longer to read. I give it 3 1/2 stars, I didn't connect with these characters for some reason. The book was not bad and I did enjoy but it was a forced connection cause I love the author.

It start with Izzy walking home from hospital after she got off from work. Izzy is a nurse and just did a gruesome shift and wanted to get home quickly. Izzy to this short cut which cuts off at least 15
Tasha Mahoney
First off, let me say that, by chance, several years ago I picked up This Man by Jodi Ellen Malpas and was floored by her writing. I have read all of her other books and have been a huge fan of them all. This does not give her an easy ride when it comes to my review of her latest book. Gentleman Sinner. In fact if anything, I am a harsher critic, I have extremely high expectations.

Jodi is in a league of her own when she writes about hot alphas and strong women. Theo and Izzy are definitely stron
Candace Tidwell
Feb 06, 2019 rated it really liked it
Jodi has done it again! Gentleman Sinner is stunning. Izzy and Theo, together, are so hot steam will be pouring off the pages as you read. Individually each character has demons and ghosts from their pasts. They both struggle but their instant chemistry and connection pull them together. The storyline is a battle of wills and I was hooked from the start.
Feb 10, 2019 rated it did not like it
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Feb 08, 2019 rated it it was ok
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I really like the characters. The sex is hot. The pacing is very slow for me.

I know that all these parts of the story will eventually come together and matter, but I’m having a hard time pushing through to get there.

I had to DNF. I just was never able to get into this story.
TJ *Book Twins Reviews*
Feb 06, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I can always count on this author to write a story that will steal my breath and make me fall in love!
Gentleman Sinner is mysterious, intense, flirts with the darkness, but simultaneously is solely about two people healing each others wounds. I was caught up in the inevitable romance immediately and did not want it to end.

The fact the Jodi Ellen Malpas consistently delivers these male leads who completely take over everyone and everything, but feel completely new and different astounds me. Theo
Deanna❤Pink Lady❤️
Jan 20, 2019 rated it liked it
Shelves: dark
3.5 Stars

I’m a little sad because I had lots of expectations for this book. I was really excited but what I found was that it reminded me of the This Man series. There were similar aspects in this book that kept jarring my mind back to that series and thus I didn’t really fully enjoy Gentleman Sinner like I should have.

Theo Kane is a formidable man, larger than life and has a dark edge to him. He has an unavoidable chance meeting with Izzy and he knows this woman is different and meant to be hi
Jenny - TotallybookedBlog

‘I’ve never sensed so much danger in my life.
And yet, the most disturbing part is how enthralled I was.’

We always know what we’re going to get when we open a new book by Jodi Ellen Malpas and that is a sizzling hot romance with a dark and mysterious alpha hero who has zero patience and an abundance of arrogance. Oh and add in stalker-ish tendencies. We also pretty much know that the heroine will be a sweetheart, slightly naïve and vulnerable, yet will display an inner strength and personal convi
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