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Most Helpful Favorable Review

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

read it two weeks ago and i still come back for more!

Okay, this is not what I would consider your typical romance. I wont pretend the beginning was a little tedious to read (but the rest made up for that) and in the beginning the characters don¿t seem developed, but once you get into the middle and ending the books is inc...
Okay, this is not what I would consider your typical romance. I wont pretend the beginning was a little tedious to read (but the rest made up for that) and in the beginning the characters don¿t seem developed, but once you get into the middle and ending the books is incredible. What makes it different from other romances by most other authors is that this is an example, a true literary one that is, of what I consider unconditional love. Simon is cold at times and harsh, but once Emily knows that she loves him she doesn¿t ever give up showing him her love and trying to uncover the real Simon. This was not a battle of the wills Emily never tried to hide her feelings in fear of being hurt. It was so refreshing to read a book where I wasn¿t constantly frustrated because the main characters were trying not to get hurt by hiding their true feelings for one another. This is a real story, a real romance it makes you wish to be as trusting and open as Emily. It made me realized how guarded most other characters in romances are. Another difference was how the book mostly consisted about Emily and Simon¿s relationship, not some mystery or threat (although one comes up near the end, its brief and revealing and only enhances the real plot of the story, love). A must read and if your like me you'll soon be lining Amanda Quick¿s pockets for more of her books.

posted by Anonymous on July 6, 2005

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2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

I had to force myself to finish this book

Every second of this book made me mad, i did not like how the book treated Emily, who is naive and down right stupid at times. I expect a romance to leave me in another realm of happiness, this one did not. Simon was always so dis-respectful and mean. I had to force mys...
Every second of this book made me mad, i did not like how the book treated Emily, who is naive and down right stupid at times. I expect a romance to leave me in another realm of happiness, this one did not. Simon was always so dis-respectful and mean. I had to force myself to keep reading and then immediatly start reading another book. I usually love Amanda Quicks books but this one left me wanting. I wanted Emily to run and i wanted something horrible to happen to simon, i know thats sound bad but, it is the way the book made me feel.

posted by 1438890 on July 27, 2011

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 15, 2010

    Library worthy but worth buying

    Wonderful plot and love that they were strong characters along with the naive romantic main character. My problem is that her love was based off on falsity's and didn't stray even after she found out the truth and learned that he was opposite of what she thought him to be. His character never gave her any hope, nor any real civil conversations to make her build romantic notions even though she professed undying love. I wished that he would have at least portrayed some affection toward her along with the distant husband act that he was pushing onto her. They were always going their separate ways as well and only ever really conversed in the bedroom which I might add he would vacate once he bedded her.

    It left me with the feeling of having to find another romantic read immediately but this time with a couple who you could picture in love and not just a one-sided love story until the last 5 pages.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 21, 2013

    Fun and romantic

    A fun read

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