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review 2017-10-02 18:50
Mature Content - Megan Erickson,Santino Hassell

I haven't been doing that great with reading (or reviewing when I do read) lately. But I want to make more of an effort again. So I'm going to try and put my thoughts into words for this one.

 

What can I say?

 

Megan and Santino are the perfect writing due. I get excited every time I see there is going to be a new book in this series and each book has been a hit for me so far. Each book. I am not exaggerating. I love them. They are like crack.

 

This is a lot lighter than the previous book in the series, Hard Wired, which might be a bonus for some. 

 

Beau and Zane like it rough. And sexually, they're compatible, but they do not like each other. Which is a shame, because compatible. But like every good enemies to lovers romance should have, they start to warm up to each other once they continue getting hot and heavy. Then feelings grow and they start wanting more from their relationship.

 

Both characters were great. Zane wasn't afraid to distance himself from his crappy family, but also loved his grandmother and had a great relationship with her. Beau was doing his best to recover from what his ex did to him, tried to add some positivity to the world, but was also able to admit in the end that a lot of it was forced. I loved that he supported Zane with his channel and wanted to see him succeed. I loved Zane's honesty and the fact he wasn't ashamed of himself.

 

Some amazing secondary characters here, too. Zane's grandma for the win!

 

I will admit to cringing at one particular scene and wanting to bang my head against a wall. I saw the incident coming a mile away and knew something would happen, but Lord was it brutal. Took away from my enjoyment a little, tiny bit. Not a whole lot, though, and I would still recommend this!

 

 

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review 2017-08-08 00:00
Mature Content
Mature Content - Megan Erickson,Santino Hassell 3,9stars

This was possibly the hottest of the four.
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review 2017-06-09 00:00
Mature Content
Mature Content - Megan Erickson,Santino ... Mature Content - Megan Erickson,Santino Hassell
3.5 stars

TrashyZane and Beau Starr are popular youtubers and voices for the LGBTQ+ population. Beau is all about being positive and safe. He has a clean reputation that can feel a bit confining at times. Zane is a let it all hang out and give every dirty detail kind of guy. They appear to be opposites in their videos, but they are amazingly sexually compatible. Mature Content is definitely an appropriate title for this book. When they hook up, the book pages sizzle. With their lifestyle of being somewhat celebrities, certain dramas and gossip situations are always around. These two have to find the right direction which allows them to be their true selves and make a living. If you're looking for guys with big hearts and smoking hot lives, this is the book for you.


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text 2014-03-23 23:00
Le Bois des Vierges
Bois des Vierges, Tome 1 : Hache - Jean Dufaux,Béatrice Tillier
Le Bois des vierges 2. Loup - Jean Dufaux,Béatrice Tillier
Épousailles - Jean Dufaux,Béatrice Tillier
Der Wald der Jungfrauen 01. Verrat - Jean Dufaux
Maagdenbos : Hcsp. Het Maagdenbos - Tillier B

Greetings, ladies and gentlemen (and scoundrels). For those of you who can understand French, German or Dutch, and have a soft spot for either fairy tales, beautiful artworks or graphic novels, there's a series I must recommend.

 

Warning : Keep in mind my tags. However beautiful and smart, this graphic novel is definitely not suitable for everyone, especially not children. Warning for explicit sexual content, explicit violence, rape, murder...

 

 

aube loup

 

 

Who is the monster, and who is the man ?

 

***

 

Everything starts with a wedding. Or I could be accurate, and say that actually, everything starts with a war. Humans and Beasts have been opposed in a barbaric feud for an immemorial time. To put an end to its disasters, fair Aube is promised to Loup De Feu (Wolf Of Fire) to seal the truce between her father, Seigneur Maitre d'Arcan, and the powerful Beast leader, Loup De Traille (father of Loup De Feu). Only treason strikes, the celebrative night goes terribly wrong, and Aube must flee for sanctuary to the Bois des Vierges (Virgins' Woods) to avoid death for her crime.

 

This is a story of loss, of love, of grief, and consuming hate. This is a story about accepting yourself in order to accept the other.

 

planche bois des vierges 1

 

 

 planche bois des vierges

The original plates are hand-drawn and painted. Béatrice Tillier's colours set each mood nicely.

 

 

 

bois des vierges

 

 

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review 2013-07-17 05:59
80s Coming of Age Story with Heart
Three Daves - Nicki Elson

 Talk about a flashback of memories.  Three Daves starts off in 1986 as Jen is started her sophomore year.  Personally, I was starting the 11th grade at that time so the music, bar scenes, mixed tapes, movies and the fashion of that time is all something I could relate to.  I was extremely into music during my high school years and, without my parents knowledge, go to the local music venues where I would mix with the local college crowds.

 

An interesting story.  When it first started off and the whole David, religion, Bible and Psalms lessons were going on, I was really unsure where the story was going to lead.  I was like, hmmm, I didn’t think this was a Christian Fiction novel.  In all reality, it’s not.  Get past all that, and skim past the Psalms at the end of each chapter, and you will find yourself wrapped in a coming of age book filled with honesty, curiosity, hurt and discovery.  Jen starts out pretty wholesome and comes to a realization that there is something she really wants to know more about and finds a way to do so.

 

Three Daves actually has three different Dave’s in it; David, Dave and Big D.  Three relationships that bring something to the table while in the end coming full circle.  A learning experience for Jen, the Dave’s involved and her friends who are there with her through everything.  Some of her friends are the typical stand-by-you’s while some are also the typical all about themselves type.

 

Now back to the whole religion bit.  Please get past that point, this is NOT a religious book.  This is NOT a chasity is the way to go book.  When you are at that point the story has barely even started.  You will be surprised where and how far the story takes you.  I do suggest to the author that if she ever thinks of a rewrite, taking the Psalms out completely and toning down the religion lesson a bit.  I have a feeling that she may have lost more than a few readers with the way that part was done.  It started to feel like an after school special instead of a coming of age New Adult Contemporary Romance.

 

I recommend this to anyone who likes to see a character evolve and likes the New Adult genre.  I do not suggest this to anyone under the age of 17 due to the mature sexual content.  Like the big hair, underground music, carefree feel of the 80s?  This book is for you.  For those of that generation, you will be having flashbacks of those times and finding yourself truly connecting with the characters, especially Jen.  I'm feeling so nostalgic right now that I'm ready to dig out my own mixed tapes and rock the night away with the Ramones, Cure and more.

 

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