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Bohemian Girl

(Men of Lovibond #1)

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This Alabama bad boy thought one dirty weekend with her would be enough.
He was wrong.

Falling in love is out of their control in this red-hot romance from New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal best-selling author Georgia Cates.

A faceless name.
That’s all she was when I agreed to play a part in deceiving her.
And then the unexpected happened.

We met.

I yearn for her
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Published December 5th 2019 by Georgia Cates Books, LLC (first published December 31st 2015)
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Eboné This is part of a series. Each book will be focused on a different owner of the Lovibond Brewery. Book 1 is about Tap. Book 2 is about Stout. Book 3 i…moreThis is part of a series. Each book will be focused on a different owner of the Lovibond Brewery. Book 1 is about Tap. Book 2 is about Stout. Book 3 is about Porter.

So even though it is a series you should be fine reading each one as a standalone. Tap end with an epilogue. (less)
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❥ KAT ❥ Kitty Kats Crazy About Books
༺**Complimentary Copy**༺ Provided by the author
"Georgia Cates " in exchange for an honest review..Thank you!!

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TITLE: Tap
SERIES: (Lovibond, #1)
AUTHOR: Georgia Cates
GENRE: Contemporary Romance
RELEASE DATE: January 11th 2016

MY RATING: 4 STARS

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Don't hate the rater for my 4 star review, I (and this is just me being honest) prefer her gritty, darkish novels, I did enjoy this don't get me wrong but for me my preference are the sit on the edge of my seat books this author has given me in th
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Michelle
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Pass me a cold brew because Georgia Cates has me downing and devouring her newest release, TAP. As a big fan of Ms. Cates, I couldn't wait to get my hands on TAP and let me just say that Ms. Cates DELIVERED big time in her newest sexy romance series.

 photo 9587559ac1d610e371469301182f81_zps9mqeondr.gif “It feels like a wall is crumbling around me. It’s scary as hell but I like it.I want her so bad I can’t stand it. I’m risking my friendship with Stout. My business relationship. Maybe ev
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MELISSA *Mel Reader*
Nov 05, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: arcs
4.5 Stars!
(ARC provided by author)

-There are far too many ordinary things in life. Love shouldn't be one of them.

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Lucas Broussard aka TAP is a 29 yr. old gorgeous Cajun guy from Louisiana. After buying into the Lovibond Brewery about four years ago, Lucas & his two partners have become extremely wealthy. Now living in Birmingham, Alabama, Lucas stays very busy with work, family, friends, & the single life. He doesn't do commitments with women. One night is all he is willing to give. He has be
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Jen
***3.5 Stars ***

This was my first book by this author and it won't be my last! This series is about three men who own a brewing company! In Book one we meet Tap who is a man whore! He has his reasons though, and when I found out why he had walls up that were a mile high, I could totally understand. When he comes across his business partners sister though; all bets are off! He's attracted to her right off the bat, and suddenly the rules he has created for his world are wiped away! Will he be able
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Syndi
Dec 20, 2019 rated it it was ok
Shelves: dnf
DNF

Lets get into the point. I can not connect with the heroine. At all. I do not understand her so called bohemian character. I also do not understand why the hero so scared about dating the heorine. Yes he made promise to her brother not to date his sister. Its suppose to be forbidden. For what reason it is forbidden??

I listen about 60% of the book and i give up. I hate shelfting book under DNF.

2 stars
Harper Sloan
Tap reminded me why I’ve always loved romance novels. It’s romance at its purest form and with such a well-balanced mix of friendship and love; you couldn’t help but fall in love with every word. It’s rare for me to find a book that holds everything I crave most when reading, but Tap did it for me. It isn’t just ‘a romance novel’, really, but rather a journey of two soul mates finding each other when they most need that connection. A second chance at a life that they never were brave eno ...more
Jacqueline
I love to lose myself in a proper love story and this had the lot - the forbidden allure of his best mate's gorgeous and quirky sister, a well paced attraction and hot smut with likeable characters and plenty going on. To my delight, nobody did anything stupid or out of character and, even though the angsty bit made my gut roil with stress for a bit, it's great to be so invested in a story to be affected that much. I actually relished that delicious little bite of angst. I've really enjoyed this ...more
Rejane
Nothing much to say besides being thankful I finished it. It was a hard chore. Boring book. Zero chemistry between h/H and sex scenes are not sexy at all. Needless to say I won't read the other 2
Jennifer
* A review copy was provided by the author for the Blog Tour *

~ 5 Brewery Stars ~

Well miss Georgia Cates has done it again!!!

Tap is the first book in her new Lovibond Brewery Series. It is a great start and I am so looking forward to reading the other books in this series. Tap is a standalone contemporary romance. It is a forbidden love story of a man falling in love with his best friend's sister.

As with all of Georgia's books, she sucked me into this one and held on until I reached the e
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Elle's Book Blog
Published: 2016

:: 4 Pretty Little Stars ::

This is the first book in the Lovibond series which features 3 sexy men, all of whom craft delicious beer …. All in all, I found this book to be very sweet, very sexy, and a VERY good time! I loved meeting Lucas and Lawrence and found their relationship to be extremely sweet. This is especially true considering Lucas’s background and a lot of pain he had to endure when he was only a teenager. But Lawrence (aka Wren) has had her share of trouble too.
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Lu Bielefeld
“Every woman needs protecting from Tap.” I’m probably going to regret asking this question. “Where did that name come from?” The corners of Ollie’s mouth curl. “It’s a double meaning. He loves beer on tap. But he loves tapping ass more.”
Red Cheeks Reads
Jan 12, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Tap just happens to be my very first Georgia Cates book. I have heard such wonderful things about the Beauty From Pain books that when I saw this one, I snatched it up. Finally, a chance to read Ms. Cates. I have to be honest, I was not blown away but I did enjoy the book.

‘I’m risking my friendship with Stout. My business relationship. Maybe even my livelihood. And I don’t care. She’s worth the gamble. I’m going all in.’

I do actually really love a book told from both point of views. I also r
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Cocktails and Books
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I loved to story of Lucas (Tap) and Lawrence (Wren). They were 2 perfectly imperfect people who, despite fighting their attraction and their demons, couldn't stay away from one another. They worked at their relationship, through distance, Wren's brother and their pasts, but they knew the one thing they couldn't live without was the other, even if that meant spending months apart to figure it all out.

Another great book by Georgia Cates and a
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Pam
Jan 10, 2016 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: kindle, won
I liked the story...it had potential, but it was predictable. I did not like the writing. I couldn't connect with the story or characters. Half the time I couldn't tell who was talking. There was a lot of potential for angst, but every time, the incidents passed without drama. I will not be continuing with this series.
Angie - Angie's Dreamy Reads
I liked this. It was cute. Sweet. Review to come.
Stephanie
2.5 stars for Ava and her baby talk. The rest lacks any kind of spark but may be read this if you are into craft beer fanfic.
Coco.V
Aug 22, 2017 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
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Beth's 4.5 Star Review

I first fell in love Georgia Cates writing when she gave us the yummy Jack Henry. So when I saw she was giving us a new hottie, this time a beer maker rather than a wine maker I just knew I had to check this series out and so glad that I did.

Lucas Broussard, a.k.a. Tap, has gone into the beer making business with his two friends Porter and Ollie. Ollie (a.k.a. Stout) has found himself in trouble and has asked Lucas to help him out by covering for him with is sister, Lawrenc
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Beer. Hot boys. Accents. Best friends. BEARDS!!! What more can a girl ask for? When Georgia Cates writes it, nothing!!

I’m falling on my knees for Tap. Tap, Stout and Porter run Lovibond, a local brewery which is taking off. A huge local event of beer brewers is coming to their town and they’re sponsoring it. Then Stout runs into to trouble and steps away for a bit, and Tap meets Lawrence...

The saddest discovery you can ever make is realizing you’ve fallen truly, madly, and deeply in love with a
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Lindsay
3.5 stars
Courtney
Nov 04, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: arc
4.5 Stars
Reading any book by Georgia Cates is like taking a fresh breathe of air on a beautiful, sunny day. It’s refreshing and invigorating!!! And Tap is just another proof of that.

Lucas “Tap” Broussard will have you begging for him to be your next book boyfriend. He is all man and his personality doesn’t make him look like a dominate ass. I think Georgia has definitely written one of the best male characters with Tap. He’s rugged, masculine and his mannerisms will surprise the hell out of you.
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Tania
Basically if you want a super cheesy, smutty read with little to no drama, this is the one for you. The entire story was really predictable and there was pretty much no conflict. The MCs are in their late twenties/early thirties but you could've told me they were in their early to mid-twenties and I wouldn't have thought otherwise. A lot of the sex just became so repetitive I ended up skimming them. This seems to be a regular occurrence with this author's other books so this will probably be the ...more
Cocktails and Books
4.5 Cocktails. Review to come.
Three Chicks
Jan 10, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Review by Lisa Kane

Lucas Broussard is in business with his two colleagues Ollie "Stout" Thorn and Porter Beckman. He handles the financials and they come up with new concoctions that will give them the edge they have on the market. The brewing business is new to him. He inherited a printing company from his father. His wife, Bridgette helped run it along with his best friend Warren. But things got complicated when his wife and his best friend fell in love. Lucas agreed to the divorce and was eve
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Emma
May 11, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
3.5/5
Tap (Brou) is the nickname for brewery owner/financier Lucas Broussard. Hot, rich and a heart of gold, he has it all apart from a loving relationship with women. A very messed up personal situation and heartbreaking event has left Tap closed off to relationships. So much so that Lucas has taken steps to prevent ever feeling the type of devastation he has experienced again. Life altering decisions in the heat of the moment can have serious repercussions in the future. I admired Brou for his
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Sissy's Romance Book Review
BOHEMIAN GIRL by Georgia Cates is the First book in A Southern Girl Series. This is the story of Lawrence 'Law' Thorn and Lucas Broussard. This book was previous named 'Tap' and the first book in the 'Men of Lovibond Series'. But the author has taken this book and the series back under wing to revamp the cover along with a rename. I was happy that this was done because I had missed the previous series so this is my chance to now enjoy this series. Lawrence is the sister of Oliver who is a partne ...more
Veronika
My 5-Facts Review ('Cuz I'm lazy busy reading)

TAP BY GEORGIA CATES
★★⋆☆☆ (2.5 stars)
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I'm a huge fan of Georgia Cates. Her writing is amazing and I always trust her to deliver engaging stories. As always, this book was really well-written.

✔ I LOVED the first half of the book. I fell in love with the characters and the story flew naturally.

About halfway through the story started to drag. It felt like there was nothing more to add to the story without creating d
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★MC's Corner★
Tap (A Lovibond Novel #1)
by Georgia Cates [REVIEW]


I really loved the story of Tap and Lawry but everytime I think about this book, the first thing comes to my head is how much I hate the cover. I’m sorry. Everything except the cover is purr-ffffectt.

*MC’s Corner*
Note: Spoilers.

• This is new… a series about business partners. Three book in a series with three different main characters. Hmmm… If this thing went to 3 business partner fell in love with three 3 friends… let’s just say I am not g
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Isha Coleman
Nov 26, 2019 rated it really liked it
The means to an end, sows the seeds to two hearts undoing. Bohemian Girl was a wonderful introduction to a new author for me. Cates tears up the emotional canvas with characters that at times prove hard to love, but never easy to forget. Lucas and Lawrence are like fire and ice. The heat is there, but so is the need to be wary. Although not always beautiful, Bohemian Girl is a captivating look into the heart at it's most vulnerable and volatile moments.

Natalie M
4 solid stars for Brou and Wren's book! I love this author and this story was wonderful! From the writing, to the plot and characters.... everything just flowed so nicely. I loved both MC's separately and I loved them together. Brou or Tap is the sexy, closed off business partner of Wren's brother. Wren is a sweet and compassionate hippie chick that loves her family and friends as well as her little business she puts most of her time into. I had to put this book down a few times because life and ...more
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