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Babe Driven by Lizzie Chantree #Review #Giveaway #Romance #BlogTour

Could you ignore the world’s hottest rock stars, if they moved into the villa next door?

True love, humour and happy-ever-after. A sizzling romance read full of giggles, sunshine and searching for a soul mate in paradise by bestselling author Lizzie Chantree.

Brand new 2019 version!

Driving straight out of trouble and into paradise! A laugh out loud, contemporary romance read full of entrepreneurial women, powerful men and exotic locations.

Harriet’s crazily successful business idea is under serious threat, and the danger seems to be coming from inside her own family. She whisks her sister and her friends away to an exotic location to try and work out whose side they are on. It’s time to start damage limitation.

When the girls arrive at the glorious villa owned by Harriet’s maverick business partner Nikki, they find a gorgeous band and their sexy lead singer Max staying next door, out to entice their new neighbours into all kinds of trouble.

This isn’t a holiday for Harriet and she can’t afford to be distracted. She has to sell her business idea to the powerful resort owner, the elusive Mr Grant, while she is there, or she may not have a business to go back to. Harriet will have to choose between family and friends, business or pleasure. For someone who stays out of the limelight, even though her new company is the hottest ticket in town, she’s going to have to avoid the front pages of every newspaper if she wants to survive the ride!

My Review:

I giggled my way through reading this book! It is a story packed with humour but also has a more serious side involving potential business deals and family drama.

Harriet has worked hard to develop her business idea, supported by her friend and business partner, Nikki. However, this has involved her working unstintingly and Nikki has convinced her to take a holiday whilst still investigating a threat to their business. Harriet has taken her sister and some of her friends to stay in the luxurious villa which Nikki owns and has lent to them. They certainly didn’t anticipate their neighbours being renowned rock stars who are there recording their next album – and partying!

Harriet is there to entice the resort owner, Mr Grant, to invest in her business but with the hot rock stars, the mysterious Ben and a journalist determined to bring her down, this isn’t going to be a relaxing holiday – and that’s without mentioning the trouble her half brother is threatening! Not only that, but the friends who have come with her sister are a real mix of characters, some to love and others not so much. There’s a secret admirer or two, relatives who are rivals and so much more in this story. Can this feisty and determined business lady take down a blackmailer, reconnect with her sister, maintain the peach with her friends and not be tempted by romance? There’s one thing for certain, she’s going to try keeping her business head on despite all the distractions and temptations!

This is a fun contemporary romance with great characters and serious family issues for more than one family in the story. It is a fun, holiday based story with a truly alpha female lead – she may seem to be quiet but she’s also astute, determined and able to play others at their own game and win. There are plenty of twists and surprises as the story progresses. I particularly enjoyed the blackmailer being taught a lesson and the unexpected romance once they’re back home again. It is the first book I’ve read by this author but I certainly hope it won’t be the last! It is a great read and one I have no hesitation in highly recommending.

I requested and was gifted a copy of this book and this is my honest review after choosing to read it and thoroughly enjoying doing so.

Purchase Link  – https://mybook.to/RomanceReads

Author Bio –

Award-winning inventor and author, Lizzie Chantree, started her own business at the age of 18 and became one of Fair Play London and The Patent Office’s British Female Inventors of the Year in 2000. She discovered her love of writing fiction when her children were little and now runs networking hours on social media, where creative businesses, writers, photographers and designers can offer advice and support to each other. She lives with her family on the coast in Essex. Visit her website at www.lizziechantree.com  or follow her on Twitter @Lizzie_Chantree

Social Media Links

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Giveaway to Win a Lizzie Chantree paperback of your Choice (Open INT).

Choice of books is:
Babe Driven, Love’s Child, Finding Gina, Ninja School Mum and If you love me, I’m yours.

*Terms and Conditions –Worldwide entries welcome.  Please enter using the link to the Rafflecopter box below.  The winner will be selected at random via Rafflecopter from all valid entries and will be notified by Twitter and/or email. If no response is received within 7 days then Rachel’s Random Resources reserves the right to select an alternative winner. Open to all entrants aged 18 or over.  Any personal data given as part of the competition entry is used for this purpose only and will not be shared with third parties, with the exception of the winners’ information. This will passed to the giveaway organiser and used only for fulfilment of the prize, after which time Rachel’s Random Resources will delete the data.  I am not responsible for despatch or delivery of the prize.


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Many thanks to Rachel’s Random Resources for providing materials for this post and organising the tour it is part of. The review is my honest opinion after choosing to read the book and giggling my way through it!

7 comments on “Babe Driven by Lizzie Chantree #Review #Giveaway #Romance #BlogTour

  1. Marje @ Kyrosmagica
    September 7, 2019

    I’ve entered, I’m in the mood for a contemporary romance!

    Liked by 1 person

    • bicted
      September 7, 2019

      I’ll keep my fingers crossed that you win as this is a great contemporary romance – especially if you like the female lead to outwit her male protagonists! I hope you enjoy it as much as I did when you get to read it.

      Liked by 1 person

      • Marje @ Kyrosmagica
        September 8, 2019

        Ah thank you. Me too! So looking forward to reading it. Lizzie writes great contemporary romances have read two of her other books. 🙂

        Liked by 1 person

  2. lizziechantree
    September 9, 2019

    Thank you for being one of my amazing your hosts. I really appreciate all that you do. I absolutely loved your review! I’m thrilled you enjoyed the book so much.

    Liked by 1 person

    • bicted
      September 9, 2019

      Definitely my pleasure! I’m looking forward to reading more by you in future and if you ever fancy visiting for an interview or Guest Post, just let me know – you’ll be very welcome!

      Liked by 1 person

      • lizziechantree
        September 9, 2019

        I’d love to! Just let me know what you need.

        Liked by 1 person

      • bicted
        September 10, 2019

        Hi Lizzie, feel free to get in touch with me via my ‘Giving space to Author’s page’ and we can sort things out! My usual interview questions are on there but you’re free to adapt, adopt, amend, delete or write your own if you prefer . . . or do a guest post of your own! I look forward to hearing from you 🙂


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