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MISLEADING I MEAN IT S PUBLISHED BY HARLEUIN FOR I mean it s published by Harleuin for s sake Kimani is their African American imprint so the lack of romance was at the very least surprisingBut it s not fair to judge the book by my pre conceived notions so let
s dive in and take it for what it is shall weAs you d expect Bree starts off dive in and take it for what it is shall weAs you d expect Bree starts off a self absorbed party girl motivated by her need for attention Readers might not find her
sympathetic at first but she does significantly grow and change through story and the girl at the end bears little resemblance to the one met in the beginning I was intrigued though by the character development given to Bree s mother Karma After twenty some odd years Bree is only starting to get to now her mother and the life story that made the woman the way she is and the series of revelations are really fascinatingThere was however a whole lot of info dumping At a few points I was sure the entire book was one long exposition loosely tied together with short bits of dialogue most of which were interrupted by long descriptions and backstories There were no flashbacks and very few backstories were related through dialogue so there was a whole lot of tell rather than showWhen the scenes were actually taking place there was some head hopping going on which may not bother some readers but it happens to be a pet peeve of mine so I m bringing it up When I first began reading this book it did not feel like the typical Alers handiwork About midway the trademark Alersw writing was back Alers is one of my favorite authors for Romance Her descriptive writing style and characters that crisscross the continent makes her writing so very appealing to me I ll admit the cover spoke to me and the writing is just as gorgeous A nicely paced story about growing up the daughter of very successful and demanding parents I loved Breanna and Reuben The characters are well fleshed out all around Very well don. Become partners in and out of bed and launch a sexy lingerie line Naughty that becomes an international success But when they return to the US Bree is confronted by a new and devastating scandal And preserving everything she's worked so hard for will be the biggest challenge she's ever fac.
very sympathetic at first but she does significantly grow and change through
Rochelle Alers ☆ 5 Free readExcellentShe never disappoints If you want a good read about the redemptive power of love this is your book A beautiful love story The second half of this book was better than the first half I love Rochelle Alers but these types of urban esue books are not her forte nor should they be The way Rochelle Alers tell stories of love and romance and heroism Making Me Crazy (Multicultural Romance Series: NHL Billionaire Meets African American Beauty Book 1) keeps you captivated and excited for I find her romance novels effortless and natural This book was not The relationship between Bree and her mother was so hot and cold that it left me confused Bree s relationship with Tyrone felt underdeveloped and forced Only when Ruben came into the picture did I really feel a natural flow in the story I would not recommend this book it is not a good representation of this authors talent Instead I would recommend starting with her Hideaway series Those are much enjoyable Alers also instills herBreanna with a vulnerability that will beg you to care for that lost soul inside Readers will become invested in Breanna and the story as she works to redeem herself RT Book Reviews 4 stars Very Good ReadThis book was a page turner I enjoyed it very much It started out a little different than I was expecting then came the part Ms Alers isnown for Breanna Parker is a typical Hollywood wild child The daughter of parents in the music industry she was sent abroad as a child to boarding school But that didn t make her disciplined If anything it prepared her to be the Black Paris Hilton sex tape and all When she moves back to the states she launches into full sex drugs and rock roll party mode One disastrous incident after another forces Breanna to recognized the dangerous road
She Is On And Sheis on and she to Rome to start over with a new man and a new career But as sometimes happens her past soon catches up to herAs you can tell from my previous post I am a fan of Rochelle Alers romance books This one however is written as straight fiction and is just as enjoyable. Parties paparazzi red carpet catfights and shocking sex tapes wild child Breanna Parker is always in the spotlight except where her celebrity parents are concerned Beautiful and talented in her own right Bree has used her antics to gain attention from her R B diva mother and record producer. She is able to really flesh out all aspects of the
story rather than just focusing just on a couple s relationships I loved this book not sure how I missed itrather than just focusing just on a couple s relationships I loved this book not sure how I missed it Parker may be in the spotlight but I believe it s because of all she has endured during her life time to grow up Breannashe moves to Rome to take charge of her life and meets Reuben 20 years older and an artistdesigner I love their interaction and how he nows when to let her rant or shut her up Recommended reading Breanna a lost young woman who has lived a life of privilege but along the way she lost her soul Her relationship with her parents was cordial and her brother was her best friend and the only person she trusted Her life changed when she moved abroad and met a man who became the most important person in her life With all the up and downs in the end Breanna Renee Parker did good for herself Most of her life Breanna has been ignored by those who were supposed to be closest to her her family Recently though she s been the centre of attention due to her
high profile parties and scandals think Britney Spears or Paris Hilton With aprofile parties and scandals think Britney Spears or Paris Hilton With a executive father and a former singing diva mother Hollywood has always been open to Bree and she gets away with any legal infractions because of her famous connections When Bree gets involved in a particularly personal scandal though she decides it s time to grow up and take responsibility for herselfHowever taking responsibility proves harder than she d anticipated especially when her attempt at a celebrity marriage falls flat To allow herself some privacy and recovery time Bree moves to Rome and along the way discovers some startling truths about herself her family and what it means to loveYou may be sitting here and thinking Uh Anna you forgot to mention the romance part of the romance novel Here s the thing though the romantic hero doesn t make an appearance until the last 100 pages Most of the book is a journey of self disc. Father But now as her whirlwind marriage to a struggling actor implodes Bree is ready to live life on her own terms and the results will take everyone including Bree by surprise Abandoning her party girl ways Bree moves to Rome where she meets Reuben a charismatic compassionate artist They. .