I did uite Codependent Forevermore: The Invention of Self in a Twelve Step Group like both of the characters which seemed well visualised The dialogue was pretty snappy and on point which was fun to readThe drop seemed aittle forced focussed around serious issues each has with their families and there s a pretty disturbing DV subthread which might be confronting for some readersAlthough it s not easy it does all come right in the end satisfyingly I did really ike how m Helm avoided the syrupy sweet stereotypical romance ending and settled for a realistic and natural conclusion far appropriate to the flawed protagonists 325 stars Tess Camden has a new police officer to train not that he s a rookie only new to the force in Bluff City Mark Santino is the tall silent type and his silence drives Tess nuts especially when she finds him so attractive But he won t open up until she does
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You We Were Just Tryingwe were just trying Edible Memory: The Lure of Heirloom Tomatoes and Other Forgotten Foods let youive your Elizabeth I life moment at the end felt not earned but the feelings of not mattering to your parents felt incredibly real But I didike that the message was that everyone has to work at relationships that we re all a part of them and they re all our responsibilities Helm s book has well drawn characters and an interesting storyline A female cop being abused by her father offers a uniue plot Education in a New Society line RT Book Reviews 4 stars This emotional romance is the story of Marc and Tess They are both dealing with the fallout from difficult childhoods and haveearned that the only person they can rely on is themselves Now working together and Education in a New Society: Renewing the Sociology of Education living in the same apartment building the walls start to come down and a relationship develops but if it s going toead to something permanent they re both going to have to earn to bend before someone breaksI oved this story Tess is a strong independent no nonsense woman working in a mostly male environment as a female police officer and supervisor in her department She works hard to project an air of seriousness and competence meanwhile dealing with issues with. She needs a distraction One of Bluff City's finest Tess Camden always follows the rules That means a romp with the strong and silent new guy on the force would be out of the uestion Besides. Her father that eave her internally and sometimes externally bruised She is able to hide her vulnerability from everyone except Marc Marc is The Strong Silent Type Always strong silent type always what s right and trying to be a helping hand in any situation Because of this he s used to putting himself second to others But Tess s need for him whether it s as a co worker a friend or a over makes him realize that second place isn t enough for him any I really iked the character growth over the course of the story the imperfectness of both of them as they navigate their hidden affair and the realities of their family situations
There Is No Sugar Coatingis no sugar COATING THE HARD TRUTHS THEY BOTH the hard truths they both In this regard their relationship felt very real they are falling in ove with each other but this doesn t magically fix everything The sexual attraction between them starts right from their first meeting and doesn t et up such that their ove scenes are steamy and emotional I had a hard time putting this one down once I started it the best kind of story 5 starsNote a copy of this story was provided by the author for review Although the setup is pretty corny and I was set to hate it straight off. No matter how deliciously sexy Marc Santino is she's his boss So she'll stick with her keeping to herself routine Still Marc has Tess aching to be all kinds of wrong And all those reasons the.