Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Blog Tour, Review: Giveaway: Let Me Love You by Megan Smith



RELEASE DATE: JULY 21st

SYNOPSIS:

Jaylinn McCormick is determined to forget that one terrifying night which left her feeling broken and tainted. There is one person who can make her whole again… but he is hell bent on keeping her at arm’s length. She has loved him her entire life but can she wait for him to step up to the plate?

Cooper Cahill has loved Jaylinn for years. He wants nothing more than to put all her pieces back together but he deems himself unworthy. Choosing between his baseball career and Jaylinn has him feeling lost. Does he have what it takes to put Jaylinn’s heart back together again?

When their paths cross will they intersect or blindly pass each other by?

Will their lives take them in different directions?

(Let Me Love You is the fourth novel in the Love Series)

Add Let Me Love You to your TBR Goodreads List: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/18873138-let-me-love-you?ac=1






Excerpt:

“Yo man, have you seen Jay?” I ask Eli who came to the party with us.
He shakes his head, “Last I saw she was sitting on the couch over there with Kevin.”
My stomach drops. Kevin’s the campus drug dealer. He used to be a tight end for the football team in our freshman year at college but was kicked off the team after drugs were found in his dorm. He’s from New Jersey too, but he lived up north and actually went to high school with Eli in Hoboken. Eli said he used to be really popular until he started hanging out with the wrong crowd.
I drop my arm from around Courtney, the girl I was planning on taking home, and go to try and find Jaylinn. Fuck, I knew I shouldn’t have brought her with me but I couldn’t tell her no. All that girl has to do is bat her eye lashes and I’d cave.
I search the whole downstairs of the frat house for her and Kevin but they are nowhere to be seen. Panic starts to set in, chilling me to the bone. I race up the stairs, three on the right, three on the left and one straight back. The first door opens and some guy is standing there that I don’t recognize, pulling a shirt over his head. I check the bed to make sure Jaylinn isn’t there. I do this to the next five doors; all were opened and occupied but Jaylinn wasn’t in any of them. I get to the last door on the left; it’s dark so I reach around the wall for a light switch. I flick it on and the room is empty.
“Where the fuck is she?” I roar.
I slam the door shut and stamp to the last door. My heart rate spikes causing a swooshing sound in my ears, my body shakes with rage. I turn the door knob, it’s locked. I bang on it, “Jaylinn,” Nothing, complete silence.
Something isn’t right. My stomach knots and I try banging on the door a few times, hoping someone is just passed out and can’t hear me. After a minute I can’t take it anymore and I ram my shoulder into the door. Once, twice, and finally it gives way.
My heart stops, I can’t breathe and my vision blurs.






My Rating:



Favorite Quotes:



I’ll never forget that face or the sound of his voice.  It will forever haunt me for the rest of my life.  Forever a monster under my bed.”

My Review:



I am new to Megan Smith, and since this book is the fourth of a series, I needed to read the first three books to be able to write the review.  It is now 1036 pages later, and I have become a Megan Smith fan.  This series keeps getting better and better with the drama amping up each installment.  It is not just a New Adult or Contemporary Romance, but also a Family Drama.  Of course they are all handsome/beautiful, athletic, fit, funny, and reasonably smart - yet remain insecure, overly sensitive, and easily confused about their relationships.  They are annoying and immature, the men are cocky and conceited, and they don’t treat each other all that well, yet I continue to be interested in what is happening.  This book works addresses the phenomenon of the self-fulfilling prophecy, when you fear something so much you do all you can to avoid it, yet your actions cause it to happen anyway.  Cooper fears intimacy will ruin his relationship, but his lack of intimacy does that for him.  The writing is entertaining, salty, steamy, and easily to follow.  I hope I am paying attention when the next installment is published, I fear I have a new addiction.  

Empress DJ

AUTHOR BIO:

USA TODAY bestselling author Megan Smith is a New Jersey native managing purchasing for an award-winning business IT and software development firm - and by night creating the memorable characters her fans have grown to adore. Smith's The Love Series introduces readers to MacKenzie Cahill - a hopeful young woman who experiences adversity, challenges and the bittersweet triumph of true, authentic love.

Smith is a wife and mother, who makes time for her family, professional life and the creation of the Cahill's world. Fans of The Love Series - Trying Not To Love You, Easy To Love You, Hard To Love You - are captivated by relationships, special bonds and family ties pervasive in Smith's emotional, energized and engaging work. Smith is also the author of the 2014 releases, Let Me Love You - continuations of The Love Series, Finding Us (Finding Series) and a few top secret projects.

Books available now: 
The Love Series
"Trying Not To Love You"
"Easy To Love You"
"Hard To Love You"

Finding Series
"Finding Us"

Coming Soon...
Let Me Love You
Finding Ours
Finding Happiness


STAY CONNECTED WITH MEGAN SMITH:

Website: www.authormegansmith.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/authormegansmith

Twitter @AuthorMSmith

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/6959231.Megan_Smith?from_search=true




TRYING NOT TO LOVE YOU:
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EASY TO LOVE YOU
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HARD TO LOVE YOU
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LET ME LOVE YOU
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