Author: Penelope Douglas

Review: Next to Never by Penelope Douglas

Review: Next to Never by Penelope Douglas

Next To Never (Fall Away #4.5) by Penelope Douglas on January 17, 2017 Buy on Amazon, Buy on Audible Goodreads Genres: Coming of Age, Contemporary, Family Life, Romance Series: Fall Away #4.5 Source: ARC via publisher Pages: 164 New York Times bestseller Penelope Douglas introduces Quinn, younger sister to Jared, Madoc, and Jaxon, in the latest novella in the series that began with Jared and Tate in Bully….Quinn Caruthers has several problems.   Her father, Jason, and her three older brothers, Jared, Madoc, and Jaxon.   Under the close watch of the men in her family, Quinn has found it nearly impossible to spread her wings—or even date—without them jumping in to hover. And when a family friend—several years older—from her childhood captures her heart, she knows they’re going to be a problem. Lucas Morrow is a man—experienced, sophisticated, and important. And knowing her brothers, he may as well be forbidden.   But Lucas […]

Posted January 17, 2017 by Bethany in Recommendations, Reviews / 0 Comments

Review + Giveaway: Punk 57 by Penelope Douglas

Review + Giveaway: Punk 57 by Penelope Douglas

Punk 57 by Penelope Douglas on October 21, 2016 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Dark, Erotica, New Adult, Romance, Young Adult Source: ARC via author Pages: 371 “We were perfect together. Until we met.” Misha I can’t help but smile at the words in her letter. She misses me. In fifth grade, my teacher set us up with pen pals from a different school. Thinking I was a girl, with a name like Misha, the other teacher paired me up with her student, Ryen. My teacher, believing Ryen was a boy like me, agreed. It didn’t take long for us to figure out the mistake. And in no time at all, we were arguing about everything. The best take-out pizza. Android vs. iPhone. Whether or not Eminem is the greatest rapper ever… And that was the start. For the next seven years, it was us. Her letters are always on […]

Posted October 21, 2016 by Bethany in Giveaways, Reviews / 0 Comments

Quick Review: Corrupt by Penelope Douglas

Quick Review: Corrupt by Penelope Douglas

Corrupt by Penelope Douglas on November 15, 2015 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Dark, Erotica, Romance Source: ebook Pages: 461 Erika I was told that dreams were our heart’s desires. My nightmares, however, became my obsession. His name is Michael Crist. My boyfriend’s older brother is like that scary movie that you peek through your hand to watch. He is handsome, strong, and completely terrifying. The star of his college’s basketball team and now gone pro, he’s more concerned with the dirt on his shoe than me. But I noticed him. I saw him. I heard him. The things that he did, and the deeds that he hid…For years, I bit my nails, unable to look away. Now, I’ve graduated high school and moved on to college, but I haven’t stopped watching Michael. He’s bad, and the dirt I’ve seen isn’t content to stay in my head anymore. Because he’s […]

Posted January 2, 2016 by Bethany in Reviews / 0 Comments

Review, R-Rated Excerpt + Giveaway: Misconduct by Penelope Douglas

Review, R-Rated Excerpt + Giveaway: Misconduct by Penelope Douglas

Misconduct by Penelope Douglas on December 1, 2015 Buy on Amazon, Buy on Audible Goodreads Genres: Contemporary, Romance Source: ARC via publisher Pages: 401 From the New York Times bestselling author of the Fall Away series who never fails to deliver a “powerfully written contemporary love story…”* Former tennis player Easton Bradbury is trying to be the best teacher she can be, trying to reach her bored students and trying to forget her past. What brought her to this stage in her life isn’t important. She can’t let it be. But now one parent-teacher meeting may be her undoing… Meeting Tyler Marek for the first time makes it easy for Easton to see why his son is having trouble in school. The man knows how to manage businesses and wealth, not a teenage boy. Or a young teacher, for that matter, though he tries to. And yet…there is something about him […]

Posted December 1, 2015 by Bethany in Giveaways, Reviews / 1 Comment

Waiting on Wednesday: Misconduct by Penelope Douglas

Waiting on Wednesday: Misconduct by Penelope Douglas

Misconduct by Penelope Douglas on December 1, 2015 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Contemporary, Romance Pages: 368 From the New York Times bestselling author of the Fall Away series who never fails to deliver a “powerfully written contemporary love story…”* Former tennis player Easton Bradbury is trying to be the best teacher she can be, trying to reach her bored students, trying to forget her past. What brought her to this stage in her life isn’t important. She can’t let it be. But now one parent-teacher meeting may be her undoing… Meeting Tyler Marek for the first time makes it easy for Easton to see why his son is having trouble in school. The man knows how to manage businesses and wealth, not a living, breathing teenage boy. Or a young teacher, for that matter, though he tries to. And yet…there is something about him that draws Easton in—a hint […]

Posted April 29, 2015 by Bethany in Waiting on Wednesday / 0 Comments

Review: Aflame by Penelope Douglas

Review: Aflame by Penelope Douglas

Aflame by Penelope Douglas on April 21, 2015 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Series: Fall Away #4 Pages: 262 From the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of Bully, Until You, Rival, and Falling Away comes the sizzling conclusion to the Fall Away series.   The tables have turned. Now I have the power—and it’s his turn to beg…   Everyone wants to be me. Maybe it’s the sway of my skirt or the way I flip my hair, but I don’t care. Even though their attention is the last thing I crave, I just can’t stop. I dominate the track, the speed rattles my bones, and the wind and the crowd screams my name. I’m her. The girl driver. The queen of the race. And I’m surviving—something he thought I’d never do. They all talk about him. Did you see Jared Trent on T.V? What did you think […]

Posted April 21, 2015 by Bethany in Recommendations, Reviews / 3 Comments

Review + Giveaway: Falling Away by Penelope Douglas

Review + Giveaway: Falling Away by Penelope Douglas

Falling Away by Penelope Douglas on January 6, 2014 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance Series: Fall Away #3 Pages: 432 Jaxon is the guy she’s supposed to avoid. K.C. is the girl he won’t let get away…. K. C. Carter has always followed the rules—until this year, when a mistake leaves her the talk of her college campus and her carefully arranged life comes crashing to a halt. Now she’s stuck in her small hometown for the summer to complete her court-ordered community service, and to make matters worse, trouble is living right next door. Jaxon Trent is the worst kind of temptation and exactly what K.C. was supposed to stay away from in high school. But he never forgot her. She was the one girl who wouldn’t give him the time of day and the only one to ever say no. Fate has brought K.C. […]

Posted January 6, 2015 by Kristi in Giveaways, Reviews / 2 Comments

Countdown Celebration: FALLING AWAY by Penelope Douglas

Countdown Celebration: FALLING AWAY by Penelope Douglas

Falling Away by Penelope Douglas on January 6th 2015 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance Series: Fall Away #3 Pages: 429 Jaxon is the guy she’s supposed to avoid. K.C. is the girl he won’t let get away…. K. C. Carter has always followed the rules—until this year, when a mistake leaves her the talk of her college campus and her carefully arranged life comes crashing to a halt. Now she’s stuck in her small hometown for the summer to complete her court-ordered community service, and to make matters worse, trouble is living right next door. Jaxon Trent is the worst kind of temptation and exactly what K.C. was supposed to stay away from in high school. But he never forgot her. She was the one girl who wouldn’t give him the time of day and the only one to ever say no. Fate has brought K.C. […]

Posted January 5, 2015 by Erin in Giveaways, Reveals / 0 Comments