Friday, August 7, 2015

SEVEN DIRTY WORDS BY CHARLOTTE HOWARD - VIRTUAL & REVIEW + GIVEAWAY


Seven Dirty Words
by Charlotte Howard


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BLURB:


Paige Holmes hides herself in a masculine world in a desperate attempt to remain safe.


Just as she is ready to face her fears and her past, she finds herself torn between Matt Jackson and Vance Ellery: handsome, rich, and safe – or handsome, rich, and dangerous?


Which will she choose?


The one who appears to be the most perfect, or the one who makes her use all Seven Dirty Words?


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EXCERPT


I died for a short while the first time we met. There was no fluttering in my chest, no somersault of my stomach, no burning in my loins; my heart literally stopped. He was tall, at least six foot four, and dressed in a pair of worn indigo jeans that perfectly matched his intense stare. A silk black shirt covered what I imagined to be a ripple of hard muscle, and opened at the top showing a dusting of tight dark curls. His thick neck led towards a razor-sharp, square jaw line, a straight nose that had clearly never seen the ill-effects of rough play, and deep hooded eyes. His hair had been styled with a slight wave. I was sure it was dark brown, but it could have easily been black, and had shots of silver-grey streaking through it.


My face was lined up with his toes, or more precisely, his pristinely polished black patent Chukka boots. Palms down in the thick mud beneath me, I pushed up and sneaked a glance at the man in front of me. He looked none-too-pleased to see his clothes spattered with flecks of dirt from where I had landed and splashed him.

MY REVIEW

Seven Dirty WordsSeven Dirty Words by Charlotte V. Howard
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

*3.5 Stars*

Seven Dirty Words it's a book about a woman in between of two man. Sounds easy, doesn't it? Well it's not. There's a painful secret, family feuds, money, power, sex, treachery, love, sports, etc.
Yes, Paige is in between Vance and Matt, both rich and handsome, one older (much older) and experienced, and the other young and ambitious. Which will she choose?
I like the story, it's well written, with strong characters and full of emotions.
So far so good, isn't?
Well, now what I didn't liked: Paige, sorry, but she's a child trapped in a bombshell body, her moods are infuriating, she takes so many wrong choices, but doesn't take charge when everything goes to hell, there's always someone picking the pieces.
Overall, it's an entertainment read, with good steamy sex scenes.

*I received a Free copy in exchange for an Honest review*

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AUTHOR Bio and Links:

British author, Charlotte Howard, was born in Oman and spent much of the first part of her life flitting between Oman, Scotland, and England. Now settled in Somerset, Charlotte lives with her husband, two children, and growing menagerie of pets.

Her career as a writer began at an early age, with a poem being featured in an anthology for the East Midlands. Since then Charlotte has written many short stories and poems, and finally wrote her first full-length piece of fiction in 2010.

During what little spare time she has, Charlotte enjoys reading and writing (of course), spending time with her family, and watching action movies whilst eating curry and drinking tea.

Charlotte is an active member of Yeovil Creative Writers Group.



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13 comments:

  1. I liked the excerpt, thank you.

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  2. I enjoyed the excerpt, thanks for sharing it and your review, sounds like a really good book!

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  3. Thank you for hosting! And thank you everyone for your comments :) Good luck!! x

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  4. Enjoyed reading your review, thank you!

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