Becca was perfectly happy living a regular life and going
about her business until her nephew Theo disappears. When
talk of shifters becomes more than talk for Becca she
must trust Carl.Carl is a bear shifter and he has set his
sights on Becca and the question is can Carl trust Becca?
As he tries to locate Theo Carl is also trying to find a
way to Becca's heart. While the two try to figure things
out Carl must also deal with his clan and their
disapproval of all the chaos that is happening now. Can
Becca and Carl find the missing shifters as well as their
own happy ever after or will Becca run from Carl's true
THE BEAR WHO LOVED ME is a nice beginning to this shifter
series by Kathy Lyons. The author has built a wondrous
world around bear shifters. This story is filled with
well-rounded characters that are full of emotions. Carl
is a good man trying to do the right thing and lead his
clan in the right direction. Becca is a great character.
I loved her personality and thought that she was a good
match for Carl. I enjoyed watching their relationship
grow and take shape as their story progressed. It was
nice to see Becca portrayed as a strong woman who takes
everything life has thrown at her with stride. Both Becca
and Carl are strong individuals and when you put them
together you get an almost unbeatable team. It was nice
to see Becca find a way to understanding Carl and his
world. She is quickly thrust into danger and Carl must
find a way to not only save Becca but the others as well.
I enjoyed seeing the two fight for their love as they
fight for everything else. Love and trust go a long way
especially when evil is lurking and waiting for its
The author does a good job of bringing the romance and
action together. I enjoyed my introduction into this new
world and am excited to see what comes next.
Between single-handedly running her bakery and raising
teenaged nephew, Becca Weitz thought she had a decent
on â€śnormal.â€ť Then her nephew vanishes, and life as sheâ€™s
known it changes forever. Local legends are true: bear
shifters exist . . . and her nephew is part of their
As is Carl Carman, the sexy, larger-than-life man who has
sworn to find her nephew-and the other young shifters
As the leader of his clan, Carl is surrounded by enemies.
Heâ€™s learned the hard way that keeping a firm leash on
inner beast is key to survival, though his feelings for
Becca test his legendary control. Then danger stalks too
close, and Carl realizes he must unleash the raging,
force within to protect everything he holds dear. But can
Becca trust his grizzly side with her life-and her heart?