Customer Reviews for

Because of You

Average Rating 4
( 86 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(40)

4 Star

(25)

3 Star

(15)

2 Star

(4)

1 Star

(2)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

Most Helpful Favorable Review

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

This is a must read

This book kept my attention from start to finish. I love how Ms. Alers develops her charcters. The romance is sweet and tender. For all Aler fans; this is a must read. It will be one of my all time favorites!fw

posted by Reme on November 24, 2010

Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review

Most Helpful Critical Review

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

Mediocre

This book was only OK. If you're in need of something to read and don't want to spend a lot (e-read), then this will get you through. Other books that I've read by Rochelle Alers have been better.

posted by Bridget722 on December 13, 2011

Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing all of 4 review with 2 star rating   See All Ratings
Page 1 of 1
  • Posted July 3, 2011

    Not as good as I had hoped

    Though this book was just over 200 pages it was a long and tedious read. The focus seemed to be more on fashion and and wealth rather than romance. Though the storyline was interesting it lacked passion and was a bit to....polite. the author tended to repeat the characters thoughts A LOT and I found myself skipping over sections. At first I liked Jordan but as the story went on I found him to have a bit of a chip on his shoulder was childish and almost as sexist and selfish as Aziza's boss and ex-husband, repectively. As for Aziza, I was indifferent. There are so many side stories and descriptions of food, furnishings, and clothing that it took away from really getting to know the characters. Physically, everyone seems to be too perfect which obviously is important to the author because she mentions Jordan's workout routine several times and Aziza's love of dance. It was also a bit confusing because on one hand they are putting down professional ground rules then there confessing their romantic feelings for each other within a week! I guess I just did not see when they began to care for each other. I realize others truly enjoyed this book and there were some good parts to the story but for me, it just didn't speak to me.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2010

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted May 4, 2012

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted October 22, 2013

    No text was provided for this review.

Sort by: Showing all of 4 review with 2 star rating   See All Ratings
Page 1 of 1