Who knew I would fall for the jerk from book one of the Sarina Bowen’s Brooklyn Bruisers series? Seriously, I thought Patrick O’Doul (known to his friends as “O’Doul”) was a big, grouchy, veteran hockey player on his way out the door. I wasn’t a fan of how he treated […]
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What an intriguing idea for a story: a guy going to school to be a lawyer suddenly loses his most valuable asset, his voice….
Jamie, I don’t like you. Why am I reading a book about you? 😉
I bought and read the first book in Sarina Bowen’s True North series, Bittersweet, back in early July 2016 just after it came out. Unfortunately, I never got around to doing a full review on it but I really loved the escape to a dairy farm and orchard up in Vermont. I missed her second book, Steadfast, but out TODAY is Keepsake, the third book.
This is going to be one of the easiest reviews I’ve ever written.
It’s getting so very close to that time of the year when you snuggle up on bleacher seats under the lights on Friday nights, or you tailgate Saturday mornings, or you waste away a Sunday on your couch in front of the TV. Need to get the mood going early with a side of romance?
Did I just read one of the nicest, purest romances ever? Perhaps….
I don’t think I’ve read a story plot this deep or thought provoking as this one in a long, long time. My brain muscles are still un-cramping from all the thinking and flat out speed reading I’ve done in the last two days. This is just one of those stories that doesn’t have a good place to stop, regroup, and circle your thoughts back around.
Laura Kaye has ended her Hard Ink series but it is living on, in part, in her new Raven Riders series. And even if you haven’t read any of the Hard Ink books, you will have no problem “fitting in” with this bike club.
I was hesitant to begin reading When We Collided. And then the reviews started coming. I just couldn’t ignore it anymore. This book would be important to me, I just knew it.