There’s one rule in my family. Stay away from the Daly brothers. We were raised to know them as users. Manipulators. But I only ever saw Connor as the enigmatic senior hottie who dropped into fifth period to teach us about the perils of drunk driving. So when my first big girl job out ofContinue reading “Release Blitz: Make Me Fall by Ember Leigh”
Book 2 of Fighting Fire Series I struggle with the hot firefighter trope since so many of the men in my family are firefighters. It’s a bit hard to picture hot sexy firefighters when your father, grandfather, and uncles do the same job. I feel that I need to overcome that since there are soContinue reading “Review: Melt for Him by Lauren Blakely”
Book 1 of The Nash Brothers Series I’ve only read one book from Carrie Aarons before she send me this ARC. After reading this book, I’m a fan. I can’t wait until the next book comes out in this series! Aarons depicts small town living to perfection. Presley McDaniel is a nomad–living inContinue reading “Book Review: Fleeting by Carrie Aarons”
Miller and Ally have been best friends for years–after Ally showed that arcade game whose boss impressing Miller in the process. Ally was scared to become another notch of the former rock star’s belt. Instead, she friendzoned Miller. Besides, Ally needed to focus on taking care of her niece after her sister’s death.
Ally needs to find a supplemental income now that her brother is moving his newly formed family to Boston for new job opportunity. Ally and her brother has been making kitsch videos and posting them to Youtube–making them a small profit.
Miller was one third of the teen heartthrob trio–Heartbreakers. Since the band broke up after Campbell’s wife died, Miller has been craving something more. He has tried to fulfill that with numerous new activities from remote control boat racing to video game competitions. Nothing is working. Finally, Miller takes Campbell’s advice to start a duo with a female singer. During the auditions, they find the perfect fit for Miller. Miller is shell-shocked that it’s his sweet best friend in a sexy as hell outfit that should be illegal.
I cried, laughed, was angered, and disgusted–disgusted by the actions of the characters. Ok, two characters in particular. I do think that I would have had a better understanding of the characters had I read the previous four books–which are now in my Amazon list.
Some of the content was a bit difficult to read–the details from Clara’s abusive marriage and the things her husband did to her. But these horrific events shaped Clara into the strong and independent woman that she is. I did have to walk away from the book a few times when some of those scenes were particularly graphic or when children are involved. It was gratifying to see how much Clara changed and became a stronger woman. In the end, she stood up for herself and the children. Something that not every abuse victim is able to do.
Clara is a woman trapped. For years she was trapped in an abusive marriage to Colin with her two little boys. She did everything to protect her angelic boys from their father. She made sure that she took all of Colin’s anger. Finally, she was able to leave and live into a battered women’s shelter. The shelter saved her life. Saved her boys.
“Christian, you’re a fucking idiot,” I murmured to myself as I sat in my car behind a classic stone church. I had graduated from being attracted to trouble to picking it up in a church parking lot. Then she came flying out of the back door of the church, her skirt bundled up in herContinue reading “Book Excerpt for The Break Up by Erin McCarthy”
I have a previous book review from this novel. I enjoyed reading it. It is definitely worth the money to buy!! About THE BREAKUP Can two wrongs feel oh-so-right? This bride is about to find out—with the bad boy who makes an epic breakup worth her while. Bella: I know I’m a princess. I’m usedContinue reading “The Break up Erin McCarthy Book Promo”
Scarlett Devereaux needs to escape from her life. Her father has just been convicted of embezzelment and her mother is in complete denial by drinking and shopping. Scarlett is tired of the media hounding her. Oh, and she was just fired and dumped by the same man–her boss was her fiance. When the scandal broke aboutContinue reading “Dare me Once Shelly Alexander”