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Book Review, Blog Tour and Giveaway! Love, Cutter by Michelle Jester

Love, Cutter
Michelle Jester
Publication date: August 28th 2018
Genres: Contemporary, New Adult

After an attempted suicide Carter finds himself in a coma. He is able to hear the world around him, yet he can’t move. What he hears propels Carter to begin to see life in a new way, especially when one of his nurses, Kinley, shares parts of her tragic past with him. Soon, Carter realizes he is falling in love with her.

Months after being transferred from the hospital, to a rehabilitation facility, he suddenly wakes up with a passion to live that he never had before and a determination to find the one person he feels may be able to help him put the pieces of his life together again. However, when he returns to the hospital, Kinley is gone and Carter must try to find her based solely on the things she shared with him while he was in a coma.

Only, nothing is as it seems and Carter learns the biggest lesson of them all… the differences between expectation, perception, and reality.

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Wow! What a story! I had no idea what I was getting into, but I was not expecting to go on such a roller coaster of emotion.

Carter, seeing no other way through his pain, attempts to take his life, and ends up in a coma. Kinley, assigned to him as his nurse, spends time each day talking and reading to him. What she doesn’t know is that through it all, Carter can hear her.

Over the course of Carter’s time in the hospital, a connection is formed, though Carter has never seen or spoken to Kinley. Out of concern for Kinley’s well-being and for her career, Big Bertha, the head nurse, has her transferred, having seen the signs of Florence Nightingale Syndrome before.

The emotional intensity of this book is EVERYTHING! A bond between two strangers has a trickle down effect on those around them, most unaware.

While this book deals with highly difficult subject matter, such as suicide, self-harm, and death, it is written in such a graceful manner that doesn’t dance around the hard edges, rather calling it like it is. It is a perfect telling of self-discovery and overcoming adversity. The underlying message is that hope is everything.

Author Bio:

Michelle Jester lives in Greenwell Springs, Louisiana with her husband, high school sweetheart and retired Master Sergeant. Together they have a son and daughter. She is a hopeless romantic and has been writing poems and stories for as long as she can remember.
One of her prize possessions is a bracelet with only a yellow, Rubber Duckie charm on it; which she wears every day to remind her to enjoy the fun and happy things of life!

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Book Review and New Release – Who We Might’ve Been (Billie Dixon #3) by D. L. Pitchford

Synopsis

How many second chances does one person deserve?

After an eye-opening summer abroad, Billie Dixon’s world has fallen apart. Her childhood best friend has replaced her. Her boss at the gallery doesn’t think she’s paid enough dues to be a “real artist.” And Xander ignores her, even though they’re roommates. But she’s made her peace with that.

When her photography professor partners her with Dahlia Finnick, it’s only a matter of time before she intrudes on Billie’s life. And this time, Dahlia pursues what she’s always wanted—Billie—and she doesn’t care who she hurts in the process. Even if that person is the object of her affections.

Can Billie look past Dahlia’s faults and give her a second chance? Can she give one to herself?

Now, Billie has to choose between the acceptance she craves and the love she lost. But to mend her broken relationships, she must take her first leap of faith.

So by now, you all must know I am a huge D.L. Pitchford fan! I FLOVE this series and am obsessed with Xander! Of course, I love all the other characters too… even the ones I have a love-hate relationship with (Dahlia)!

Who We Might’ve Been checked all of the boxes for me! I have to admit that I have binge-read it not once, but TWICE and the second time it was even better! It met every expectation I had after reading books one and two.

The storyline moves quickly and it was such an easy read! The dialogue between characters is natural and I had a ton of laugh out loud moments.

This is a must read for all YA fans!

Book Review · New Release

Book Review – The Solution to Unrequited by Len Webster

THE SOLUTION HAS ARRIVED!
The Solution to Unrequited by Len Webster is AVAILABLE NOW!!

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BLURB:

Atomic number: 33
Name of chemical element: Arsenic
Symbol: As

Every solution has a poisonous flaw … even between best friends.

The agreement: Fall break together.
The struggle: A road trip from North Carolina to Massachusetts.
The reason: To find a way back into each other’s lives.
The issue: AJ’s not ready to let Evan reclaim the parts of her he made his.
The hindrance: Connecticut.

I was so excited to find The Solution to Unrequited on my kindle, as I completely fell in love with Evan and AJ in The Theory Of Unrequited, and as expected, Len Webster delivered!

I adore the characters – all of them! They are larger than life, and you can’t help but identify with them.

The story picks up right where Book 1 left off and I found myself completely sucked in to the story. It is full of angst, and I felt like I was on an emotional roller coaster through the whole book. I laughed and I cried, I was angry while reliving AJ’s torment.

This is an absolute must read! I am a huge fan of Ms. Webster’s and I can’t wait to read Book 3!

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Every theory has a test subject … even between best friends.

The pact: Stanford.
The betrayal: AJ attending Duke.
The reason: She did something stupid like fall in love with Evan.
The problem: Evan’s not ready to let this betrayal go so easily.
The solution: Find AJ and fix them.

About Len

Len Webster is a romance-loving Melburnian with dreams of finding her version of ‘The One.’ But until that moment happens, she writes. Having just graduated with her BBusCom from Monash University, Len is now busy writing her next romance about how a boy met a girl, and how they fell completely and hopelessly in love.

She is also not a certified explorer, but she’s working on it.

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Book Review and Blog Tour – Because Of Logan by Erica Alexander

Title: Because of Logan
Series: Riggins U Series, Book 1
Author: Erica Alexander
Genre: Romance, New Adult, College (standalone)
Release Date: June 28, 2018

“I’m in awe of this story. The emotions and sense of rightness Because of Logan pulls from you is breathtaking. I was moved by Skye and Logan.” ~ Julia (The Red Hatter Book Blog)


“One of the sweetest most heartwarming books I’ve read this year!” ~ Britt (The Red Hatter Book Blog)

All her life Skye Devereaux has been content to live in the shadow of her beautiful and vivacious fraternal twin. 
But when she meets a sexy and charming police officer, Skye decides she deserves more. 
She’s worthy of more.
Now she wants to throw off her introvert shell. 
She wants to challenge her fears. 
And she wants him. 
So what if she’s scared? 
She’ll fake it until she makes it.

Logan Cole left behind a life he never chose to live.
Being a cop gave him the escape he needed to be on his own.
With a past he’d rather forget, he holds everyone at bay.
But when chance brings him face-to-face with an intriguing and awkward girl, Logan knows he can’t let her go.
So what if he’s scared? 
He just needs to figure out how to let her in while protecting his heart.

I loved this story! Something about it grabbed me right from the beginning and I was hooked.

The characters are beautifully developed, the storyline solid and it takes a few nice twists and turns, which kept me fully engaged.

Skye, a college senior, has always lived in the shadow of her beautiful fraternal twin, River. Until she meets “Hot Cop” Logan, that is.

Logan is an amazing male protagonist – kind, compassionate, loyal and charming, yet not without his own share of baggage from the past. Skye is quiet, bookish, and has no concept of her own strengths and beauty. River, on the other hand is bad-ass. She has no filter, faces her fears head on, yet is not without compassion.

I would really love to read River’s story, as she has some secrets of her own and I hope they will be explored in a future book.

This was a fast, easy read and I highly recommend it for fans of NA Romance!

Erica Alexander has been a storyteller her entire life. If she’s not writing stories, she’s daydreaming them. Which has gotten her in trouble once or twice. She has an inclination to use sarcasm and she can make anything that comes out of her mouth, sound dirty. It’s a gift.
When Erica is not writing, reading or daydreaming new stories, she enjoys baking, looking up pictures of hot guys on Pinterest (for research of course) and commiserating with friends over their mutual hatred of laundry.
Erica’s life goals are: to make sure her family is happy and healthy, bring to life all the stories in her head, visit Australia and jump off a plane. Preferably with a parachute.
Erica has degrees in Communications and Computer Science and she loves history, all things Native American, and anything that’s off the beaten path and weird.
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It’s time for a sneak peek at the solution…

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BLURB:
Atomic number: 33

Name of chemical element: Arsenic

Symbol: As

Every solution has a poisonous flaw … even between best friends.

The agreement: Fall break together.

The struggle: A road trip from North Carolina to Massachusetts.

The reason: To find a way back into each other’s lives.

The issue: AJ’s not ready to let Evan reclaim the parts of her he made his.

The hindrance: Connecticut.

ENJOY THIS EXCERPT:

“I’ll go back home with you, Evan,” AJ said as tears formed, knowing that this was right. In order to live an honest life, she had to face her past.

She needed to free Evan and forgive him.

“You will?”

She nodded. “I realize I haven’t been fair to you. I haven’t been fair to you for a long time. What you did to me hurt, but I shouldn’t have let you go to Vegas and Stanford thinking I’d join you. I shouldn’t have kept Duke a secret.” Tears skimmed her skin. “I have missed you, and I thought I was doing the right thing. I thought you were more than capable of living a life without me. After prom, I didn’t think you’d need me in your life anymore.”

Evan shook his head. “Are you kidding?”

AJ brushed her stupid tears away.

He closed the distance in a matter of breaths, wrapping an arm around her back and digging his fingers into her hair, holding her tight. Protectively. As if he was afraid that if he let her go, it would be the end of them. Just like all the times he held her, AJ’s arms looped around his waist as her tears continued to fall onto his shirt.

She inhaled a deep breath.

The smell of him.

The feel of him.

This was home.

This was right.

“I’ll always need you,” he whispered into her ear. “Always, Alexandra. Even if you don’t need me, I’ll always need you.”

“I need you,” she confessed in a tiny, vulnerable voice. “I’ve tried not to need you, but I do.”

Evan nodded. The side of his face brushing against hers. Then, after a long moment, he pulled back. His hands settled on the sides of her neck as they had done so many times before.

This felt natural.

This felt so familiar.

No one else could hold her like this and make their marks their own on her skin.

His smile was slow to curve. It wasn’t quite full, but it was honest. It was a glimpse of the version of him she loved.

“Are you willing to trust me again?”

Unlike before, AJ nodded. “Yes, if you’re willing to trust me again.”

He let out a relieved sigh. “AJ, I trust you. While I was at Stanford, I trusted that when I finally found you, you’d let me back into your life and we’d get this all worked out.” The sound of a key being inserted into the door had Evan’s hands falling away from her face. And just as the door opened, he whispered, “No matter what happens to us, I’ll always want and need you, Alexandra.” His smile was honest, and she nodded, believing him.

About Len
Len Webster is a romance-loving Melburnian with dreams of finding her version of ‘The One.’ But until that moment happens, she writes. Having just graduated with her BBusCom from Monash University, Len is now busy writing her next romance about how a boy met a girl, and how they fell completely and hopelessly in love.

She is also not a certified explorer, but she’s working on it.

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Coming Soon

Coming Soon! The Solution to Unrequited by Len Webster

They were always best friends. Until they weren’t.
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BLURB:

Atomic number: 33

Name of chemical element: Arsenic

Symbol: As

Every solution has a poisonous flaw … even between best friends.

The agreement: Fall break together.

The struggle: A road trip from North Carolina to Massachusetts.

The reason: To find a way back into each other’s lives.

The issue: AJ’s not ready to let Evan reclaim the parts of her he made his.

The hindrance: Connecticut.

About Len

Len Webster is a romance-loving Melburnian with dreams of finding her version of ‘The One.’ But until that moment happens, she writes. Having just graduated with her BBusCom from Monash University, Len is now busy writing her next romance about how a boy met a girl, and how they fell completely and hopelessly in love.

She is also not a certified explorer, but she’s working on it.

Follow Len Everywhere!

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Cover Reveal

Cover Reveal – The Solution to Unrequited by Len Webster

COVER LOVE!!!
The Solution to Unrequited by Len Webster releases July 11!

We are SWOONING for this gorgeous cover. Just LOOK:

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Blurb:

Atomic number: 33
Name of chemical element: Arsenic
Symbol: As

Every solution has a poisonous flaw … even between best friends.

The agreement: Fall break together.
The struggle: A road trip from North Carolina to Massachusetts.
The reason: To find a way back into each other’s lives.
The issue: AJ’s not ready to let Evan reclaim the parts of her he made his.
The hindrance: Connecticut.

Start at the beginning NOW with The Theory of Unrequited!
Amazon US → http://amzn.to/2FkNIMd
iBooks → https://apple.co/2FpNXZv
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Amazon AU → http://amzn.to/2G0BUA1
Amazon CA → http://amzn.to/2FpLRZU
Amazon UK → http://amzn.to/2tqBvEn

Every theory has a test subject … even between best friends.

The pact: Stanford.
The betrayal: AJ attending Duke.
The reason: She did something stupid like fall in love with Evan.
The problem: Evan’s not ready to let this betrayal go so easily.
The solution: Find AJ and fix them.

About Len

Len Webster is a romance-loving Melburnian with dreams of finding her version of ‘The One.’ But until that moment happens, she writes. Having just graduated with her BBusCom from Monash University, Len is now busy writing her next romance about how a boy met a girl, and how they fell completely and hopelessly in love.
She is also not a certified explorer, but she’s working on it.

Follow Len Everywhere!
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Website: https://www.lenwebster.com

New Release

Available Now! Bane by L. J. Shen

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Watch for my review in the next few days!

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Bane, the highly-anticipated next standalone in the Sinners of Saint Series by L.J. Shen is LIVE

Bane

Naked surfer. Habitual pothead. A con, a liar, a thief and a fraud.

Last I heard, he was extorting the rich and screwing their wives for a living.

Which is why I’m more than a little surprised to find him at my threshold, looking for my friendship, my services, and most puzzling of all—looking humbled.

Thing is, I’m on a boycott. Literally—I cut boys from my life. Permanently.

Problem is, Bane is not a boy, he is all man, and I’m falling, crashing, drowning in his sweet, perfect lies.

Jesse Carter

Hot as hell, cold as ice.

I wasn’t aware of her existence until a fat, juicy deal landed in my lap.

She’s a part of it, a little plaything to kill some time.

She is collateral, a means to an end, and a side-bonus for striking a deal with her oil tycoon stepdad.

More than anything, Jesse Carter is a tough nut to crack.

Little does she know, I have the f****** teeth for it.

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About LJ Shen

LJShenL.J. Shen is an International #1 best-selling author of Contemporary Romance and New Adult novels. She lives in Northern California with her husband, young son and chubby cat.

Before she’d settled down, L.J. (who thinks referring to herself in the third person is really silly, by the way) traveled the world, and collected friends from all across the globe. Friends who’d be happy to report that she is a rubbish companion, always forgets peoples’ birthdays and never sends Christmas cards.

She enjoys the simple things in life, like spending time with her family and friends, reading, HBO, Netflix and internet-stalking Stephen James. She reads between three to five books a week and firmly believes Crocs shoes and mullets should be outlawed.

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Spotlight

Spotlight – The Theory Of Unrequited by Len Webster

It’s the angsty read that EVERYONE is talking about!
The Theory of Unrequited by Len Webster is out NOW!

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BLURB:

Every theory has a test subject … even between best friends.

The pact: Stanford.
The betrayal: AJ attending Duke.
The reason: She did something stupid like fall in love with Evan.
The problem: Evan’s not ready to let this betrayal go so easily.
The solution: Find AJ and fix them.

AND INTRODUCING BOOK TWO IN THE SCIENCE OF UNREQUITED SERIES
The Solution to Unrequited — coming July 11th, 2018!
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About Len

Len Webster is a romance-loving Melburnian with dreams of finding her version of ‘The One.’ But until that moment happens, she writes. Having just graduated with her BBusCom from Monash University, Len is now busy writing her next romance about how a boy met a girl, and how they fell completely and hopelessly in love.
She is also not a certified explorer, but she’s working on it.

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Book Review · New Release

New Release and Book Review – The Theory Of Unrequited by Len Webster

The wait is over!
AJ AND EVAN ARE HERE!!!

The Theory of Unrequited by Len Webster is LIVE!

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BLURB:

Every theory has a test subject … even between best friends.

The pact: Stanford.
The betrayal: AJ attending Duke.
The reason: She did something stupid like fall in love with Evan.
The problem: Evan’s not ready to let this betrayal go so easily.
The solution: Find AJ and fix them.

The Theory Of Unrequited is a beautiful story of love unreturned. It is full of angst, gritty emotion and will give you all the feels!

Alexandra, or AJ to her best friend Evan, is incredibly brilliant with huge dreams. Not realizing it, she continually sacrifices herself for Evan’s happiness. When she realizes that she is in love with him, and that the love he feels for her is nothing more than how he would love a sister, she knows that she must find a way to separate herself from him in order to find herself.

The characters are incredibly well developed – from the main characters, down to the most minor of characters. In fact, my favorite line in the book is Alex’s grandfather speaking to Evan at New Year’s. “Nah. You, Evan. Tell me about you. Not about the Red Sox or your brother. I care about your baseball. I want to hear all about you, son.” It gave such insight into the type of family Alex has. Evan’s family is shocking – completely absent so the old man’s gentleness and compassion brought tears to my eyes.

I normally do not care for books in which the storyline jumps around, and this storyline flashes between their senior year and present day, from Alex’s perspective and then from Evan’s perspective – and it works… well!

I was not thrilled with the ending, but purely because I do not like cliffhangers! I want to know what happened NOW! That being said, the book ended at the perfect time to keep me wanting more. I don’t want to wait until mid-year to read more of Alex and Evan’s story! I want it now! 😊

I highly recommend this book for anyone looking for an angsty coming-of-age story that is full of heart!

About Len

Len Webster is a romance-loving Melburnian with dreams of finding her version of ‘The One.’ But until that moment happens, she writes. Having just graduated with her BBusCom from Monash University, Len is now busy writing her next romance about how a boy met a girl, and how they fell completely and hopelessly in love.
She is also not a certified explorer, but she’s working on it.

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