Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas
Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas is the first novel in the incredibly popular The Travis Family series. Copies of this book have been sold all over the world to huge critical acclaim. Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas is a novel that focuses upon the young character of Liberty Jones, who dreams of a better life, far away from her Texas home. The story begins when she meets the quiet man who enters her life, and who ultimately changes everything, Hardy Cates. As they both live on the same trailer park and wish for a better life, inevitably they end up helping each other and a fantastic romp of a story follows.
Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas – A romantic read?
Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas – This book is a complete change of direction for the author, as her previous work had featured heavily romantic historical tales. So, Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas is indeed a huge leap of faith for all of her dedicated fans who love and admire her work. The author usually writes feel good romances, but Sugar Daddy is a book that focusses heavily upon contemporary themes, and those of self discovery and self love. Therefore many readers have found these change in direction both intriguing and refreshing.
Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas – A coming of age story
Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas is very much a coming of age story, in that Liberty is on the cusp of womanhood and is learning about life’s hardships and many steep learning curves. It is with the help of Hardy Cates that she truly learns who she is and finds her place in the world.
A beautiful love story
Many readers have argued that this book is not a true romantic story, as it does not feature heavily upon romantic love; but many critics have been keen to state that this book is a romantic read, just in a different way. There are none of the author’s usual steamy scenes and in fact there are very few scenes between Liberty and Hardy, but when they do appear on the same page together, they sizzle with their immediate chemistry and love for one another. So although Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas does not feature many sex scenes or indeed heavily romantic scenes, there is a deep love and understanding for each other which is as equally captivating to the reader.
Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas – About the Author
Lisa Kleypas has a degree in Political Sciences from Wellesley College. She is the author of several historical fiction works and contemporary romances, that have been impressively translated into over fourteen different languages. She has two children and resides in Washington State.