Romance and Mysteries have been adored for centuries, and when both the kinds are clubbed together it makes one heck of a novel. Thus, if you are into this genre then ‘The Mister’ is the book for you. Author E. L. James who is known for her bestselling trilogy Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker, and Fifty Shades Freed has penned down yet another striking novel.
Whether you loved or hated Fifty Shades of Grey do not go into this book thinking it will be on the similar lines to the trilogy. The Mister has a story of its own which certainly has a different feel to it. As a matter of fact, this book is a straightforward contemporary love story.
It’s a story set in England, where life for Maxim has been easy. However, things dramatically change when he inherits his family’s noble title, wealth, estates and all the responsibility that comes along with it. Later, his life becomes more challenging when he unexpectedly meets, Alessia, a 23 year old house cleaner who has recently arrived in England. While Alessia has a worrisome and dangerous past, Maxim too has secrets of his own. Yet, both unaware of this fact are drawn closer to each other. As the story progresses, their love story too progresses with unexpected twists and turns.
To summarize, the story reminds us of a modern-day Cinderella story where everything ends well. All in all, an alluring, slow burn with a hint of humor, agony, and suspense, ‘The Mister’ concludes with a happy-for -now ending that leaves the door open for a possible sequel. So, do head out to get your copy to experience the roller coaster ride of desire and danger that will keep you glued to the very last page of the book.