• 5 stars review,  new adult,  review,  romance

    The Simple Wild by K.A. Tucker

    “What hold does Alaska have on them? What makes this place worth giving everything else up?” Resume: Calla Fletcher wasn’t even two when her mother took her and fled the Alaskan wild, unable to handle the isolation of the extreme, rural lifestyle, leaving behind Calla’s father, Wren Fletcher, in the process. When Calla learns that Wren’s days may be numbered, she knows that it’s time to make the long trip back to the remote frontier town where she was born. While she struggles to adjust to this rugged environment, Jonah—the unkempt, obnoxious, and proud Alaskan pilot who helps keep her father’s charter plane company operational—can’t imagine calling anywhere else home. It would be…

  • 4 stars reviews,  new adult,  review,  romance

    Ryan’s Bed by Tijan

    “You can’t battle someone who’s lost everything.” Resume: Mackenzie crawled into Ryan Jensen’s bed that first night by accident. She barely knew him. She thought it was his sister’s bed—her room. It took seconds to realize my error, and she should’ve left but she didn’t. She found safety by being by his side. Because—four hours earlier—her twin sister killed herself. “My insides felt pulled apart and put together wrong. Nothing felt right anymore. ” A nice book about grief, family struggles and finding love. I really liked Ryan and had some issues with Mac but overall she was a nice protagonist, so sad and dark and unstable. The way Ryan loves Mac, how…

  • 5 stars review,  new adult,  review,  romance

    The Butterfly Project by Emma Scott

    “Lessening the misery of the past will lead to a brighter future.”  Resume: Zelda Rossi witnessed the unthinkable, and has spent the last ten years hardening her heart against the guilt and grief. She channels her pain into her art: a dystopian graphic novel where vigilantes travel back in time to stop heinous crimes—like child abduction—before they happen. Beckett Copeland spent two years in prison for armed robbery, and is now struggling to keep his head above water. A bike messenger by day, he speeds around New York City, riding fast and hard but going nowhere, his criminal record holding him back almost as much as the guilt of his crime. Zelda and…