Lily hasn’t always had it easy, but that’s never stopped her from working hard for the life she wants. She’s come a long way from the small town in Maine where she grew up – she graduated from college, moved to Boston, and started her own business. So when she feels a spark with a gorgeous neurosurgeon named Ryle Kincaid, everything in Lily’s life suddenly seems almost too good to be true.
A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J Maas, published May 2015 by Bloomsbury Children’s. Read: May 2014 Genre: Young Adult/New Adult/Fantasy/Re-telling Source: Purchased #Pages: 416 Get It Now: Wordery Goodreads Synopsis: Feyre’s survival rests upon her ability to hunt and kill – the forest where she lives is a cold, bleak place in the long winter months. […]
This Girl by Colleen Hoover, published June 2013 by Simon & Schuster UK. Read: June 2015 Genre: Young Adult/New Adult/Romance/Contemporary Source: Purchased #Pages: 400 Get It Now: Wordery Goodreads Synopsis: Layken and Will’s love has managed to withstand the toughest of circumstances and the young lovers are beginning to feel safe and secure in their union. As much as […]
Point of Retreat by Colleen Hoover, published October 2012 by Simon & Schuster UK. Read: May 2015 Genre: Young Adult/New Adult/Romance/Contemporary Source: Purchased #Pages: 400 Get It Now: Wordery Goodreads Synopsis: Layken and Will have managed to overcome the obstacles that threatened to destroy their love, proving that they are destined for one another. What they are about to learn, […]
Slammed by Colleen Hoover, published February 2013 by Simon & Schuster. Read: April 2015 Genre: New Adult/Romance/Contemporary Source: Purchased #Pages: 352 Get It Now: Wordery Goodreads Synopsis: Layken’s father died suddenly, leaving her to gather every ounce of strength to be a pillar for her family, in order to prevent their world from falling apart. Now her life is […]
Confess by Colleen Hoover, published March 2015 by Atria Books. Read: April 2015 Genre: New Adult/Romance/Contemporary Source: Purchased #Pages: 306 Get It Now: Wordery Goodreads Synopsis: Auburn Reed has her entire life mapped out. Her goals are in sight and there’s no room for mistakes. But when she walks into a Dallas art studio in search of a job, she […]
Hello, Book Geeks! I know I’ve been quiet lately, but my dissertation is almost finished and then I can come back to my cosy corner of the Internet! Until then, I’m excited to be participating in the cover reveal for Mila Gray’s new book, This Is One Moment, described as “the steamy, romantic follow-up” to Come […]
Maybe Someday by Colleen Hoover, published March 2014 by Simon & Schuster. First Read: May 2014 ReRead: January 2015 Genre: New Adult/Contemporary/Romance Source: Purchased Goodreads – Amazon UK – Amazon US – Book People Synopsis: Sydney is living in an idyllic bubble – she’s a dedicated student with a steady job on the side. She lives with her best friend, has a great […]
Breaking the Rules (Pushing the Limits #1.5) by Katie McGarry. Release Date: 08/12/14 by Harlequin Teen. Goodreads Synopsis: A summer road trip changes everything in this unforgettable new tale from acclaimed author Katie McGarry. For new high school graduate Echo Emerson, a summer road trip out west with her boyfriend means getting away and forgetting what makes […]
I’m excited to bring you the cover reveal for Kristen Kehoe’s latest New Adult contemporary release, The Light of Day. This is an installment in the Beyond the Horizon series, but it is not a sequel, and does not need to be read in order. I read and reviewed my first Kehoe book last month – Life […]
HE SAID, SHE SAID is a brand-spanking-new feature created and hosted by Rachel (at) Confessions of a Book Geek and Joey (at) Thoughts and Afterthoughts, where formality is thrown out of the window in no-holds-barred discussions on all things bookish. Following on from our previous discussion about sex in Adult/NA fiction, we’re going to take […]
Come back to me. That was the very last thing I said to him. Always. The very last thing he said to me.
Home on leave in sunny California, Marine and local lothario, Kit Ryan, finds himself dangerously drawn to his best friend’s sister, Jessa – the one girl he can’t have. But Kit’s not about to let a few obstacles stand in his way and soon Jessa’s falling for his irresistible charms.
An unforgettable love story that breaks all the rules. When Tate Collins finds airline pilot Miles Archer passed out in front of her apartment door, it is definitely not love at first sight. In fact, they wouldn’t even consider themselves friends. But what they do have is an undeniable mutual attraction. He doesn’t want love and she doesn’t have time for a relationship, but their chemistry cannot be ignored. Once their desires are out in the open, they realise they have the perfect set-up, as long as Tate can stick to two rules – never ask about the past and don’t expect a future. Tate convinces herself she’s OK with it, but soon realises that it’s harder than she thought. Will she be able to say no to her sexy pilot when he lives just next door?
Life Interrupted by Kristen Kehoe, published and available to purchase. Read: August 2014 Genre: New Adult/Romance/Contemporary/Issues Source: Book Tour Goodreads – Amazon UK – Amazon US Synopsis: Rachel Reynolds is the daughter of a scientist and a poet, so her beliefs on Creation and Karma and all those other mythical things are varied. But when one passionate night with […]