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Fighting Shadows – Julieanne Lynch

 

Fighting Shadows by Julieanne Lynch
Book 3 in A Shadow World Novel
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ABOUT THE BOOK
Giselle Bergman has had to contend with a slew of misgivings from the moment she stepped into the shadow world. Thrust into a dark, twisted world, she’s had to fight for everything she believes in. Though Alex has done everything in his power to tear her world asunder, she refuses to give up everything she holds dear.
Forced to confront the evil that now surrounds her, Giselle sets foot in Hell. A world controlled by the darkest of entities, survival is almost impossible. Despite this fact, she’ll do everything possible to save her beloved son, Kaden. Her wit is soon tested beyond measure at every turn.
Alongside her closest companion, Antoine, she does her best to keep her sanity intact. Battling adversity every step of the way, Giselle realizes that nothing is as it seems. If she’s to succeed in righting all wrongs, she’ll have to find it within herself to put an end to her enemy’s wicked schemes. Only then, will she bring closure to a story that catapulted her from her once ordinary life to a world that’s darker and faster than anything she ever imagined.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Julieanne Lynch is an author of YA and
Adult genre urban fantasy, contemporary, crime, and romance novels. Julieanne
was born in Northern Ireland, but spent much of her early life in London,
United Kingdom, until her family relocated back to their roots.

Julieanne lives in Northern Ireland, with her husband and five children, where
she is a full-time author. She studied English Literature and Creative Writing
at The Open University, and considered journalism as a career path. Julieanne
has several projects optioned for film.
 
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#WOTR17 #ReleaseBlitz #Review- One Heart to Give by Dawn Brower

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When tragedy strikes Dani’s business partner it brings Ren back into her life. She’d thought she moved past her feelings for him, but one glance and they come flooding back.

Growing up as an orphan, Daniella Brosen has trouble connecting with other people. She has no room for anyone in her life, except her best friend, Rendall Sousa. He is the only male she’s ever loved or will love. Circumstances beyond her control tear them apart, and she has no choice but to leave him behind.

When Daniella left without a word it broke Ren’s heart. If she’d given him a chance he’d have told her how much he loved her. Dani was everything to him, but she made her choice. There was only one course of action left to him—move on without her.

As their lives become intertwined again, can Ren convince her he’s always loved her or will she push him away forever?

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“So the nurse tells me you’re Mr. Price’s emergency contact.”

A voice filled the room. It was as familiar as breathing. She would have known it anywhere. It haunted her dreams and sneaked into her thoughts when she least expected it. For a brief moment she thought she might be hearing things. Had she conjured up his voice because she’d been thinking of him earlier? No, that was silly. There was no way he could actually be behind her. Dani turned slowly and blinked several times. She could feel the color draining from her cheeks. This couldn’t be happening to her. “Ren?”

“Dr. Sousa, I forgot to give you Mr. Price’s chart.” A nurse with dark auburn hair and soft brown eyes bustled in and handed him a file.

Ren stared at Dani and didn’t say a word for several seconds. He studied her in awkward silence. He was almost exactly as she remembered him. His hair was a bit shorter, and his blue eyes stole her breath. It was Ren. Having him near always had that effect on her. He turned toward the nurse, took the file out of her hand, and dismissed her with a nod. “Thank you, Lana.”

Lana…that was the woman who’d called her office. Dani filed her name away for future reference. She was pretty, petite, and had a no-nonsense attitude. Something Dani appreciated. The nurse nodded and left the room. Leaving Ren alone with her. He set the file down and walked over to her side. The silence in the room was palpable. She had no idea what to say to him and still wasn’t completely convinced he was real. Hallucinations had never plagued her before, but there was always a first time for everything…

“Dani, I didn’t realize…I should have asked Lana for a name.”

Real. Definitely real. She gulped down a lump in her throat. Hell how was she supposed to deal with Ren, and Matt’s situation at the same time? This was an overwhelming emotional circumstance, and she wasn’t entirely sure she was up to dealing with it. She sent up a silent prayer for strength.

She shook her head. “There was no way for you to know.” This was all too much. Matt was hurt and Ren was his doctor. How could life have set her on this path? Her two best friends—one’s life depended on the other.

Was this the fate’s way of making her face her past?

She cleared her throat and turned away from him. It hurt to look at him. He looked as amazing as she remembered. A golden-brown haired god with ocean blue eyes, pain stabbed in tiny pinpricks against her already aching heart.

“What do you need from me?”

Ren didn’t answer her. Had he remained in the room with her? She didn’t want to turn around and look, but he was forcing her to face him. Why did she have to deal with this? Normally she could handle anything… This was too much in one breath of time for her. The tears she’d been holding back were about to come crashing forward.

Her breath hitched as she turned to look at him. All the love she had been carrying around for him—it was still there. He was a walking reminder of what she didn’t have. His gaze held such concern for her.

“Dani, perhaps we should go to my office to discuss this.”

Hearing her name spoken in his voice was almost her undoing. They’d stepped into an easy pattern of familiarity, but they knew next to nothing about each other anymore. They had a past. That was it.

“Does it matter where we talk about Matt?” She looked down at her friend. “The nurse said he was sedated. I doubt he will hear any of it.”

What she didn’t say was she needed the buffer. She didn’t know what she would say or do if she was completely alone with him. Sure Matt wasn’t about to jump into the conversation, but he was better than talking about the elephant in the room. Her feelings for Ren, his lack of them for her, and the fact she’d disappeared from his life so many years ago. She hadn’t even said goodbye. It would have been too difficult to face him and explain why she couldn’t be in his life anymore. Jessica needed him to devote all his attention to her. Dani would have been in the way. Leaving was the only decision she could have made.

“I think you will be more comfortable there discussing his condition,” he replied softly. “I have a lot to go over with you.”

Ren had always been kind. This wasn’t about her. Matt’s condition had to be more important. It was time for her to suck it up and deal with her emotional overload. Ren wasn’t going to bite her head off. It wasn’t who he was.

“Fine, lead the way, Dr. Sousa.”

Dani had to put up barriers and ignore her rampant emotions. He couldn’t be Ren anymore. He was Matt’s doctor and nothing more. Her feelings on the matter were irrelevant.

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OH I love 2nd chance romance stories but I got tell ya, I loved the mystery plot of the story even more.

So our story starts with Dani and Ren both denying what the other feels for them. They have friend zoned the other and when someone tells a lie, Dani runs. She runs far away. Ren is devastated and tries to move on with is life.

10 years later, Dani is in the hospital with her best friend when in walks DOCTOR REN …WOOOO BABY!! The two pick up right where they left off. Him perusing her because he will not let his heart go. Her freaking out because she has loved Ren her entire life but the lie is still in the way.

So while you have Ren and Dani dealing and figuring stuff out is when the mystery starts. Dani is an attorney in town. Her client asks her to investigate another mystery local man. Dani is blindsided with what she learns and has to rethink everything she has known to be true.

As much as I love a good 2nd chance romance, the mystery plot kept me engaged. I loved where Dawn took me as a reader. I am really looking forward to book 2 because I was wondering how Matt is dealing with everything that has happened and is he is going to keep pushing Claire away.

 

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#ReleaseBlitz #Review – Broken Pieces by HD’Agotino @HDAgostino001

Broken Pieces (Broken, #4)

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One drunken night a nameless one-night stand changes everything for Alison Tanner. Her world suddenly turns on its side, and she has a whole other person to consider. One that will rely on her for everything and love her unconditionally. One that will cause her more guilt that she can imagine because she can’t answer the most important question of all… where’s my daddy?

Time passes and Ally moves on, finding love in one of the most unlikely places. But things are never that simple. What happens when the nameless stranger comes walking back into their lives? How will this affect their child, and is this new love strong enough to weather the storm?

Our hearts don’t always want what’s easy. Sometimes they send us on a path that will eventually break us. Which path will Ally choose, and who awaits her at the end of that journey? Join Ally and the rest of the gang in Broken Pieces, the final book in The Broken Series.

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*Clapping*  EEEP!!  Allie gets her book!  Allie gets her book! *Wicked Grin* Wes is back with me…Hello Angie is his Angel annnd Angie is Me ya know. Hence Wes is MINE!!  Tell them Heather!!  Tell them!!!*Fluffs hair*

Ok moving back to Allie.  We met her and loved her for being Angie’s crazy scheming best friend in the series.  When Angie and Wes are trying to make a go of it, we reconnect and find out our partner in crime is now a mommy.  GASP!!  Wild girl is now a mommy??  Say it ain’t so.

So this book we find out about who and what happened regarding Allie’s baby daddy.  We see Allie trying to navigate life and date but dealing with guys who don’t want her whole package.  Allie is sad but when she meets Joey she is kind of a smitten kitten.  He is too.  I mean she did come on pretty strong to get Wes’ contact information when he was hiding from me….er …Angel.

Joey and Allie are happy and really getting to know each other but Allie is scared to tell him about baby Caleb AKA the rest of her whole package.  When she finally works up the nerve to spill the beans about her big, deep secret…….GUESS WHO SHOWS UP!!! You got it…Baby Daddy.  The word Monkey Wrench fits perfect.  Also a word to use is Cluster Muck *wink* because …uhm…well…..yeah you just gotta read it.  You will flip your lid.

Well Baby Daddy and hottie boy toy Joey both want Allie but she is so confused…(FYI When Allie goes into hiding from the guys and Angel steals Wes’ phone I may have peed my pants laughing a little bit) ….does she go with baby daddy because then they can be a family or does she go with the man who wants her for her and welcomes Caleb too.

Stress, Agony and lots of hot Weston scenes made the book a great read!!!

 

about the author

Heather D’Agostino is an avid reader turned Bestselling Author of the Contemporary Romance Series The Broken Series, The Shattered Series, The Second Chances Series, The Cook Brothers Series, and Romantic Suspense series The Witness Series.

She attended the University of North Carolina at Charlotte where she received a Bachelor’s of Arts in Elementary Education with a minor in Mathematics.

She currently lives in Central New York with her husband, two children, two dogs, and three cats. When she’s not writing she can usually be found at the dance studio, soccer field, or one of the many other places that she plays ‘Supermom’.

#releaseblitz – Sugar Daddies by Jade West


Title: Sugar Daddies 
Author : Jade West 
Genre : MMF, Erotic  Romance
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
A sugar daddy website doesn’t seem a sound basis for an A1 life plan, but I’m a small town girl with big dreams, and there’s this one advert, this one crazy advert I can’t stop thinking about…
Two hot guys seeking their Little Miss Right. Someone who can entertain them, amuse them, fit in with their corporate schedule. And sex. They want sex. Lots of sex. Bonus, right? One major dose of epic win.
Of course, guys like Carl and Rick have their conditions. One being that they come together, or not at all. Hell, I can live with that.
And there are no skeletons in their designer closet, none that I can find. Just two hot sugar daddies, with particular tastes, nothing to worry about.
Until Carl and Rick spill the big one, the one that sends the girls running. A whole string of them before me, running to the hills without so much as a backward glance.
Maybe I should run, too. Thanks but no thanks, see you around, guys, nice knowing you. But I’m already in way too deep for that.
Warning – as with every other Jade West book, reader discretion is highly advised. This novel contains vivid depictions of MMF / MM relationships, and Jade’s characters, as always, have very filthy mouths. Mature readers only, please.


 
 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
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Jade has increasingly less to say about herself as time goes on, other than the fact she is an author, but she’s happy with this fact. 

Living in imaginary realities and having a legitimate excuse for it is really all she’s ever wanted. 
Jade is as dirty as you’d expect from her novels, and talking smut makes her smile. 
She lives in the Herefordshire countryside with a couple of hounds and a guy who’s able to cope with her inherent weirdness. 
She has a red living room, decorated with far more zebra print than most people could bear and fights a constant battle with her addiction to Coca-Cola.
 
 


#Review #PNR #Shifters – Raber Wolf Pack Book Three (Raber Wolf Pack) by Ryan Michele @Ryan_Michele

Raber Wolf Pack Book Three

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“There will come a time in our world when greed, power and wealth will overrule good judgment, and packs will be destroyed.”
In the blink of an eye, everything can change, altering life as we know it forever.

Sabrea has struggled her whole life with the guilt of not being a perfect wolf. She never wanted to meet her mate for fear of disappointing him by not being what he needs. Even going so far as to avoid the one place where she already smelled him.

Fate has other ideas.

Thor, Gamma of the Raber wolf pack, plays the field and loves every minute of it. That all ends with one whiff of his mate. Nothing can stop him from finding her, having her, claiming her.

As Thor and Sabrea come together, threats to the pack make themselves known, leaving many lives hanging in the balance.

Can the Raber wolf pack defeat their enemy? Can they protect all of the wolves, and keep the humans safe in the process?

This is the action-packed conclusion to the Raber Wolf Pack Series.

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OH BOY!!  The day of reckoning has arrived for our pack!!  We find out that Thor needs to find his mate like yesterday in order to survive the upcoming war between wolves.

When Thor smells his mate at the library he knows the little minx is hiding from him but he will not give up.  Sabrea is in fact hiding from her mate because she is not worthy of him.  She is defective and so no mate in their right mind would want a wolf shifter that can’t actually shift!! Right??

Well Sabrea can’t hid anymore from Thor because he finds and saves her from 3 of the Lobo Pack who are trying to take that special crystal away from her.  After the fighting is over he takes her back home to pack up because his mate belongs with him.  Thor and Sabrea  don’t get the time the others mates get because they are thrown into this war head on.

We get alllll of our questions answered like why is the crystal so important.  Who is Seth?  Why do the girls grow more powerful when together? What do Nano O and Maggie know? Is Marissa always going to be a snatch???  LOL but Etc.

If you have enjoyed the series then this book is the icing on the top of the cake!!  Trust me it’s a great epic reading to end this awesome series!!

 

about the author

I’m a mom and a wife who works full time. I have a huge obsession with collecting paperbacks and reading. Becoming an author, wasn’t exactly what I set out to do, it just happened. I needed something to help me get rid of the feeling of being ‘just a mom’ or ‘just a wife’ that was consuming me and writing became that outlet. My book(s) cover some tough issues which are hard for some readers to digest. I am grateful for every single one of you who read my books.

#Review #PNR – Raber Wolf Pack: Book Two (Raber Wolf Pack) by Ryan Michele @Ryan_Michele

Raber Wolf Pack: Book Two

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“There will come a time in our world when greed, power, and wealth will overrule good judgment, and packs will be destroyed.”

In the blink of an eye, everything can change, altering life as we know it forever.
Kenly’s intuition told her not to go, but she didn’t listen.

Being human, Kenly never had contact with the wolves that lived in Lakeside. One night changes that in a horrific way, opening her eyes to all of the secrets hidden from her over the years.

One night opens doors she never realized existed, transforming her entire world.
As Beta of the Raber Wolf Pack, Max is always in control, until one mission leads him to a bleeding woman in an alley.

Max instantly scents Kenly as his mate, creating tension within the pack and unleashing consequences that he doesn’t how to contain.

Will Max be able to pull her through the upcoming events? If Kenly survives, will she return to her human life and leave Max behind?

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Oh man is this a good one too!!

This book and the other book slowly set up for, my guess, the in the finale installment with book 3.  There is so much happening and so much more awesomeness to uncover.

We find Kenly being attacked by wolves annnd not the wild ones from the zoo.  These are shifter men and they attack her hoping to kill her???? But enter our Raber Pack Beta, Max, to the rescue.  He saves Kenly and bring her back to the compound.  Why you ask? DUH she is his mate!!  He is going nuts because she has no clue what is going on and no one else can smell they are mates because she is a human.  Yeah old Max is not happy with the lustful stares the other wolves give his intended….LOL

Kenly has to go through the change from human to wolf.  Now a few other humans have tried annnnnd welllll it didnt go so well for them. So poor Kenly on top of learning about wolves, mating, bonding, pack order ANNNNND transitioning for the first time had to deal with the fact she might die…..poor girl right!

Again magic plays a big role in this book and I am super excited to learn about the legend that nana begins to tell us at the end of the book…eeeep.

Next up is Gamma, Thor!!!

about the author

I’m a mom and a wife who works full time. I have a huge obsession with collecting paperbacks and reading. Becoming an author, wasn’t exactly what I set out to do, it just happened. I needed something to help me get rid of the feeling of being ‘just a mom’ or ‘just a wife’ that was consuming me and writing became that outlet. My book(s) cover some tough issues which are hard for some readers to digest. I am grateful for every single one of you who read my books.

#FREE #MC – Ravage Me by Ryan Michele @Ryan_Michele

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Ryan Michele’s bestselling RAVAGE ME is available now, for free! If you haven’t gotten your hands on Cruz and Harlow’s story, you do not want to miss out on meeting these two badass characters and their explosive romance!

 

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After spending the last two years stuck behind bars for a crime she didn’t commit, Harlow ‘Princess’ Gavelson’s time inside has finally come to an end, and she’s ready for revenge. Unfortunately, being the daughter to the Vice President of the Ravage Motorcycle Club cuts into her plans, as orders must be followed. Trying to settle back into this life is proving difficult when the tables are turned and the woman who framed her is out for blood. Lucky for Princess, growing up in a MC has taught her how to hold her own.

After spending years in hell overseas, Donavon ‘Cruz’ came home to lose the very thing he went into hell for, sending him to the darkest moments of his life. Joining Ravage two years ago was his safe haven, and he protects his family at all costs.

When a dark-haired bombshell struts into the club’s shop, he’s caught off guard but immediately knows she’s the one he’d do anything for. Tough as nails, and taking no crap from anyone, he’s captivated by a woman who could handle this life. Trying to meet the needs of the MC business and follow his heart proves to be difficult when the two collide, and lives are at stake.

Can these two find a way to be together, or will the needs of Ravage cost them everything, including their lives?

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About Ryan Michele

Ryan Michele found her passion in making fictional characters come to life. She loves being in an imaginative world where anything is possible and has a knack for special twists readers don’t see coming.

She writes MC, Contemporary, Erotic, Paranormal, New Adult, Inspirational, and many more romances. And whether it’s bikers, wolf shifters, mafia, or beyond, Ryan spends her time making sure her heroes are strong and her heroines match them at every turn.

When she isn’t writing, Ryan is a mom and wife living in rural Illinois and reading by her pond in the warm sun.

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#Review #MC – Conquering (Vipers Creed MC #2) by Ryan Michele @Ryan_Michele

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Wes ‘Stiff’ Collins lived life on the wild side. He worked from the moment he knew what the word meant, always making the best of every situation. There was nothing about his past he would change.

Without a real family except his brother Xander, Stiff joined the Vipers Creed Motorcycle Club, and they taught him what it was to have people he could depend on. When his past crashed into his present, he vowed to protect the club that had always been his steady, even if it meant turning his back on the woman who had given him life.

Chelsea Miller’s life was simple: work, take care of her family, and save for the future. Everything was about having a goal and a plan. However, when her sister ended up battered and bruised on a diner floor, everything she thought was in her past suddenly threatened her future. In a moment, she had a new goal, everything else be damned. She would protect her family … at all costs.

Stiff and Chelsea’s worlds collide in an explosion of determination, strength, and lust. Will they give in to temptation, or will conquering each other be too steep a price? Two people not afraid to put in the work will either overcome everything in their paths or finally crumble under life’s troubles they can’t escape, all in the name of family.

**Due to content, mature audiences only.**

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I received this book from the author for an honest opinion.

OMG I freaking loved Stiff and Chels. First off I totally was snorting while reading this book The two of them cracked me up. They are both two loyal and fierce protectors who don’t take well when others don’t follow directions they dictated!! So yeah total fireworks between them!!
Chelsea is a hard working girl. She is a waitress and isn’t ashamed of what she does. That steady job allows her to provide for her sister, mom and Grams. She is good with it. She has plans and goals and none of them include a stubborn alpha MC guy named Stiff.

Stiff has done everything to raise his little brother Xander. He shielded him from the true realities of their family life and took on role of protector and provider for him . When he sees Chelsea one day it all clicks for him. Chels is no push over and takes his flirting as just THAT flirting like he does with EVERYONE. When bad guys show up and cause Chels pain, the MC is there…they take the issue head on because this also affect their club.

The story was awesome. We see Chels fighting this attraction along with Stiff. He is also a mess because he respects her drive and fire…hence her nickname…..Fire. They are both a combustible pair. The chemistry jumps off the page at you for sure.

I loved seeing her take on the club whores…scratch that….any woman who flirted with him. What I REALLY LOVED was how it affected him and how he claimed her as his woman..swoon…yeah Angry Sex is good reads! LOL But the final part of the book…..man, If Ryan hadn’t already said Chelsea Camaron, my sister wife, got Stiff, I would be so fighting for him….Caring is sharing sister wife!!!

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About Ryan Michele

Ryan Michele found her passion in making fictional characters come to life. She loves being in an imaginative world where anything is possible and has a knack for special twists readers don’t see coming.

She writes MC, Contemporary, Erotic, Paranormal, New Adult, Inspirational, and many more romances. And whether it’s bikers, wolf shifters, mafia, or beyond, Ryan spends her time making sure her heroes are strong and her heroines match them at every turn.

When she isn’t writing, Ryan is a mom and wife living in rural Illinois and reading by her pond in the warm sun.

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#Promo – The Azure Kingdom by Michelle Dare

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One key, one door, one man, one leap.

Alison Wescot inherited the antique store the day her mother died. It was nothing she wanted, but she couldn’t part with it. The antiques inside were all she had left of her mother. She thought she knew every piece in the store, until one day she discovered a box with a key inside, along with a letter from her mother. A key to a door she never knew existed.

Lucas Azure is the leader of the kingdom’s elite guard, a group of men whose sole purpose was to protect their territory and people. The youngest of the king’s four children, he was also the deadliest. The men in his group followed him faithfully, never questioning his orders. When Alison appeared, he knew he had to protect her at all costs.

The day Alison walked through the door, her recurring dream became a reality. The man who always remained a mystery was standing before her. There were dragons flying overhead and a castle in the distance. She was now in the Azure Kingdom.

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Michelle Dare is a romance author. Her stories range from sweet to sinful and from new adult to fantasy. There aren’t enough hours in the day for her to write all of the story ideas in her head. When not writing or reading, she’s a wife and mom living in eastern Pennsylvania. One day she hopes to be writing from a beach where she will never have to see snow or be cold again.

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#ReleaseBlitz #Review – Virtually Impossible by Lauren Stewart @ReadLaurenS

Virtually Impossible (Once and Forever, #2)

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Fairy tales aren’t real…but love is.

Sara has a kick-ass life—loyal friends, a house in San Francisco, and an amazing job as a virtual assistant. It’s perfect…except that Sara doesn’t actually exist. She’s just a borrowed name that Andi Clark hides behind. Using a fake identity lets Andi stay safely shielded behind the screen of her computer and concealed from the real world. With her history, pretending to be someone she’s not is the only way Andi can make up for the mistakes of her past. Not exactly ideal, but hey, no one’s life is perfect.

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Hayden Bennett’s life is pretty damn perfect. He’s married to a beautiful woman, lives in a luxury apartment, and is prepped to take over the multi-million dollar company his father built. Perfect…except that his wife is madly in love with someone else, his career is meaningless, and he’s forgotten how to live, let alone be happy. But when Hayden hires a new virtual assistant named Sara, her sharp wit and intelligence leaves him wanting something more. Something real. Something incredible.

Two people need to wake up to understand how perfect they are…for each other. If they can’t, any chance either of them have of finding a happily ever after will be virtually impossible.

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This highly-anticipated sequel to DARKER WATER is Hayden and Andi’s story, and this is how their fairytale begins:

Once upon a time there was a woman who made the mistake of trusting the wrong man. And that mistake led to another. And another and another, each more damaging than the last. But the woman was as ignorant of her mistakes as she was of the damage they caused. Until she was punished for them.

Around the same time, but in a totally separate part of the city, lived a noble man and his beautiful wife. Though their castle was the envy of all, its empty halls echoed of loneliness and regret. For the man had lived his entire life asleep, and both of them remained silent of who they truly were and what they truly wanted.

And then one day, the woman entered the man’s life and forced him to awaken…

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One of my favorite parts of any book of Lauren’s is how snarky her characters act.  I love the way she has her characters bantering back and forth.  It gives you a big look into her personality as a writer and person.

This story is about Andi who is friends with Laney from book 1.  Andi is hiding out because she got into some trouble when she was younger.  She is living and working under a falsa name of Sara.  She gets a job as an assistant to the rich, powerful and very married Hayden.  They two click instantly forming an easy going work relationship.  They are both work-a-holics because they don’t have anything except work in their lives.  When their virtual chats start to become more “casual” and less “formal” we can see both people changing and looking to a future. Neither every thought about a possible future so it kind of freaks them both out.  Him because he SEEES something he wants and has no clue how to get it.  Her because she SEES something she wants but knows her past will ruin it for her.  There are a few plot twists with some espionage, family secrets being told from multiple people plus will our characters ever get to BE together.

I enjoyed the story but felt it was a little bit slow in the beginning to middle of the story.  The middle to end of the story did get much faster with the story. I think Lauren is an amazing writing and very skilled in her craft.  I think she can weave a story together really well with characters that are flawed but flawed in a way that you can relate to them 100%.

I am looking forward to Carson and Laney’s novella because something was very off with the two of them at the end of the story.  I am also looking forward to Clare getting a story because she is a really good person who got stuck in a bad situation too.

about the author

Lauren Stewart lives in Northern California with two of the most amazing children that the world has ever seen. She reads almost every genre so, naturally, her writing reflects that. With every book, every story, you’ll find elements of other genres–fantasy, mystery, romance, paranormal, suspense, YA, women’s literature, all with a touch of humor because what doesn’t kill us should make us laugh.