Falling for Bentley by Shawnte Borris

 

Synopsis:

Just when Bentley Knight thought life was only about football and women, a Hail Mary pass comes at him, changing everything.
Forced to grow up faster than he wants, Bentley struggles with the responsibility of being a good example to his younger brother, on and off the football field, and pleasing his frustrated, demanding father. Just when he reaches his limit of complications, in walks a beautiful blond angel, endangering the delicate balance he’s finally found in his new life.
When mistakes of his past threaten to derail his future, will Bentley be man enough to win the heart of the girl he once ridiculed in high school, who just happens to be the woman of his dreams?
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I loved this story! It was light and sweet and I couldn’t get enough it. I loved the characters and their connections, and relationships with one another. This story holds old wounds, fresh starts, first loves, and mistakes made. I was drawn in to the story, it felt like I was there, like an old friend catching up. I can not wait to find out what happens next in Chasing Bentley! I am a huge fan of series and author!
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Falling For Bentley
By: Shawnte Borris
Copyright@Borris2014
One eye barely open, glanced around the room, desperate for it to stop spinning.There’s a faint moan beside me, and when I carefully turned my head towards it, I saw brunette hair splayed across the pillow and down the back of a naked chick.My eyes slowly move down to the small of her backmy favorite part of a woman’s body.
I stopped when I recognized the Celtic tattoo and quickly lifted the sheet to see if I had my briefs on, I did. I slowly sat up to look for any evidence of last night’s shit show. No condom…no wrapper, thank God.  Lube and a vibrator? What the hell?
“What are you doing?” giggled Amanda as her cold claws rubbed my back. I tried to straighten out of her grip. “Baby relax, let’s finish what we started last night,” She whispered in my ear before kissing the side of my neck.
Did we?”
“No, you passed out before the party really got started. I had to use my vibrator to finish the job.”
“Uh, sorry about that.” I pulled her hands off me.
“Why don’t you make it up to me, Bentley? Like the good ol days, back in high school. I miss this.” she growled, grabbing my dick.
I shot out of the bed and scrambled for my pants.
“Where are you going?” Amanda grabbed my shirt and threw it over herself.
“I…ah…I need to go.” I stuttered, trying to put my shoes on without falling flat on my face.
“Bentley.” Amanda whined, throwing my shirt at me.
Bang-Bang-Bang, “Bentley get your ass up. We gotta go.” Curtis yelled.
“Thank Christ.” I mumbled under my breath as I pulled my shirt over my head.
“That’s it? Youre going to leave me like this, wet and wanting you? Needing you to fill me?” moaned Amanda.
“Sorry, Amanda, but I gotta go. Curtis and I already made plans.”  I opened the door and looked at my best friend.
“Bentley Knight before you walk out that door, you better think long and hard. There will not be a third time.”
“There shouldn’t have been a second,” toss over my shoulder and ducked just intime to miss a glass as it shattered on the wall in front of me. I closed the door and looked over to Curtis, laughing his ass off. “Let’s get the fuck out of here.”
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Shawnté lives in central Alberta, with her husband Ricky of 10 amazing years and together they have two beautiful children. Somehow her husband has managed to trick her into running a cow/calf operation. As much as she fusses about it, she loves it.
When Shawnté is not sitting at her kitchen table hammering away on her laptop while watching the moose chase her cows across the yard, yes this really happens. Then she is busy attend school activities, community events and chauffeuring children here and there. She is big on playing softball and watching hockey.
When the time comes to relax, you will find her snuggled underneath her down comforter reading on her Ipad. Wait…who are we kidding, if the dishes, vacuuming, laundry or the bathrooms needs a hose down, you’ll always hear her say, “Just after this chapter.” She doesn’t have a favorite author or best story because everyday she falls in love with someone new.
Shawnté is technology challenged so you won’t find her on twitter (heaven knows she tried) or instagram – whatever this stuff is called. But she can work one hell of a facebook page  thanks for her fictitious assistant Lacy. Please go like her page and leave a review/star rating on the books she’s wrote.
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Blog Tour ~ The Choice by Kate Benson

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The Choice 
The Promise Serise
by 
Kate Benson 
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Synopsis for The Choice

 

Just when it seems she has finally moved on from one of the most difficult times in her life, devastation rocks Sophie Ryan’s world again.
When long buried demons from her troubled past resurface, Sophie is forced to face her darkest fears, questioning everything she once thought was real.
Will she be able to return to the path she once traveled?
Will she turn back on the  promises she’s made in the past? Or will she be confronted with the harsh truth that every decision, every choice, has a consequence?
When life thrust a path in your direction, what fate will you choose?
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I grew up in Texas and moved to Florida when I met the love of my life 13 years ago. I wrote my first poem when I was five and it was about my love affair with pickles. I still love pickles but I like to think my writing has grown since then. I absolutely adore anything to do with books whether it’s writing them or devouring them in one sitting. I live on music, love, and sweet tea. I am known for my silly but blunt personality. I’ve been lucky enough to find the love of my life, marry him and now we’re working on our happily ever after. He inspires me in everything I do, but especially in telling love stories. I’m an ordinary girl living an extraordinary love and I’m so happy I get to share it with the world through my writing. I can’t wait for you to read my debut novel, The Promise!

Release Blitz ~ Running in the Dark by Inger Iversen

 

 

 

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Title: Running in the Dark: Bessina & Trace

Author: Inger Iversen

Genre: Paranormal Romance

Audience: New & Young Adult

Formats: E-Book & Paperback

Publisher: Crushing Hearts and Black Butterfly

Cover By: Eden Crane Design

Editor: Red Adept Publishing

Pages: 235 pages

Publishing Date: 19 April 2014

Trace’s job has always revolved around death. Trace is a Watcher, aposition createdassist to the undead to their final resting place without alerting humans of the vampire race. Whether his job is to witness the death of a fellow vampire or deal it, Trace has learned that being aGrim Reaper isn’t what he thought it would be. After years of killing, he’s ready for a new job, a new life, or to just disappear. WhenBessina becomes his new target after she witnesses the death of fellow vampires Sam and Hope, Trace is ready toeliminate her—until a strange course of events turns the tables and has Trace protectingBessina from his boss and running for his life.

 

 

Trace could see countless emotions play across the girl’s heart-shaped face, but the one that immobilized him was the instant attraction he’d seen in her alarmed gaze. Though she tried to hide it with indifference, for some reason it had Trace rethinking his next move.

“Ready?” he asked, holding his hand out to her, effectively breaking the spell he’d held over her.

She held her shirt close to her chest and shook her head. “Look—”

Trace smiled as she tried to loosen the effects of the pain medicine.

“I’m not going anywhere with you, and as soon as Officer Flores comes back, I’m going to explain to her that you are some loon from the streets that’s trying to get me to join some Kool-Aid drinking cult and have her arrest your crazy butt.” She pointed her finger at him and opened her mouth to speak again.

Before she could, Trace moved. He had had every intention of taking the girl and doing the job that he’d been trained to do, but as soon as he looked into her cinnamon gaze, he closed the space between them and pulled her tightly into his arms. Her small, warm frame trembled.

“Shh… I am not going to hurt you.” He’d never said that to a person before, but to her, it felt so damned true. He hoped it was simply meant to calm her until his head was back on the job and he would actually be able to carry out his orders.

Her eyes sparkled with unshed tears as her spine stiffened and she glared up at him. “Yes, you are. That’s why you came.” Her lips trembled with fear.

Trace placed one open palm on her back and the other on her hip, locking her in place. “And why do you say that?” Shit, he was asking for trouble the longer her held her warm body.

He made the mistake of looking down into her odd cinnamon gaze. She was young, but he could tell that she’d been through some hard things and come out on top. He wondered what price she’d paid in order to escape what life had thrown at her.

Trace realized how unfair her situation was. The sadness in her eyes, the way she held herself, and the spunk that she had thrown at him earlier made him smile inwardly. She was a woman that deserved a second chance.

“Because you know what I saw,” Bessina admitted, finally realizing that there was no escaping him without help.

The resignation in her eyes angered Trace. He leaned in, and to his surprise, she didn’t pull away. “Hmm… I recall you telling me that you saw nothing.”

He was making a mistake. He never left loose ends. Never.

As the girl’s body melted into his embrace, Trace couldn’t help but lean closer to her scent. He gently placed his lips to her neck. Her soft gasp pulled him back into reality. He could never have her, and if he wanted to keep her safe, he’d have to get far away from her.

 

 

 

 

 

Inger Iversen lives in Virginia Beach with her tree-hugging boyfriend Joshua and her overweight lap cat Max. When not reading or writing she spends her time watching reruns of True Blood or killing zombies in Call Of Duty.

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A common cause…an exclusive anthology – available for a limited time.

17 of today’s bestselling authors – across multiple genres – come together to support the fight against breast cancer, raising money for breast cancer research.

Enjoy exclusive offerings from some of your personal favorite writers and discover new ones you are going to love! Whatever your reading preference, you’re sure to find it in this incredible anthology.



New Adult and Young Adult
Paranormal Romance
Contemporary Women’s Fiction
Traditional Romance
BDSM and Explicit Erotica
Sports Romance
And many more…

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COVER REVEAL ~ Missing Pieces by Tiffany Flowers

 

Gabby survives her ex-boyfriend’s brutal attack, only to be ripped away
from her life by a complete stranger. She is thrown into the world of
Immortals, where every nightmare out there exists and walks free. She can’t
deny her attraction to this stranger, Neeko, but he must earn her trust before
she will ever let him into her heart. Can she learn to love again? Will love be
enough, or will everything come crashing down?
Neeko sees Gabby and immediately knows she is someone
special. He makes a rash decision to kidnap her, because he can’t stop thinking
about her. Now he must somehow prove to her that she is his mate and his soul’s
other half. How can he have a human for a mate? Can he keep her safe from
Demons? Or is he her biggest threat?
When the missing pieces fall into place to reveal all
their secrets, will they stand together or apart?


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 “Just sit on
the bed and watch.” He grins but doesn’t get up. I quickly run into the
bathroom and strip of my shirt and pants. I have on a black and purple lace corset
and a black thong with a garter belt attached to fish nets. And to set it off
with a bang 6 inch spiked high heels. The purple goes great with my tattoo. I
lean forward head bent and brush my hair to give it the full volume look. You
know the just fucked look. I take a deep breath I have never done anything like
this before. I slowly open the bathroom door and step out. I hear him take a
sharp breath. His eyes have turned dark with desire and are watching my every
step. His muscles become rigid and hands gripping the edge of the bed. I let
him take in the outfit and then walk to the iPod and hit play. Giving him a
nice view of my ass.  Shush by Rachele Royal starts up. I walk right in
front of him and start singing the words while dancing erotically.
She’s singing about giving it to her good. I walk up
to him and place my hand on his shoulder and lean in to whisper while my knee
is placed on his erection. I put a little pressure on his bulge and she says
something about 3 in a row. I hold up three fingers and then rub them on top of
my panties. Then place them on his lips. He nips at my fingers.
He slowly takes one of my fingers in his mouth and sucks.  I turn and
bend over and rub my ass on his jeans, right over his dick. His body stills and
he growls. He reaches his hand from behind and rubs on my clit ,with a finger,
through my thong. I twist back around and grab his hand and stick that finger
in my mouth and gently suck down to his knuckle then back up to the top
swirling my tongue around his finger.  She sings about shushing and making
no noises so I hold his finger to my mouth shushing. I turn and sit on
his lap and I grind on him.
I feel his breath on my neck right before he leans
in and kisses it. Nibbling and sucking. He is driving me wild. I have to stand
up before I loose myself in him. I want to drive him wild not the other way
around. I turn and have my back to him I bend down and touch my ankles to give
him a nice view of my ass and slowly start to slide my hands up my legs and
begin to stand. I hear him growl and the next thing I know I’m lying face down
on the bed with him on top of me. He leans down and whispers in my ear. “You
drive me wild.” His hot breath on my neck and his erection pressing into my ass
is almost too much. He rips my thong right off my ass. Well he did buy
them.  He leans down and bites my ass and slaps right where he just bites.
“Fuck Neeko.” “That’s right say my name baby.”
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Book Blitz ~ Invitation by Christina Hoffman

Invitation

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Author: Christina Hoffman
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Release Date: April 16, 2014
Hosted by:Book Enthusiast Promotions

Synopsis

Who says Heat can’t be Sweet?

Welcome to the World of Smart and Sexy — Contemporary Romances with passion and heart.

Can the love of a good man bring you back to life? Dr. Liam Mason wants to try…

Madison Spencer is a focused medical student, concerned only with work and paying the bills. She hides her beauty and once passionate spirit behind a quiet plain Jane facade. Since she was drugged, stripped, and photographed by a vengeful ex, she has stayed away from men and kept her heart and body safe. But the loneliness is becoming more than she can bear.

When heart-stoppingly gorgeous Dr. Liam Mason walks into her world, she knows she’s in trouble. The attraction is instant, but Madison expects her past to be a deal-breaker.

Instead, Liam offers to bring her back to life with passion and pleasure. No love, no commitment, just straight-up fun. Madison’s sensible mind resists, but her body is willing. Together the young doctors explore days and nights of pleasure, slowly becoming much more than bedmates.

Deep inside, each wonders if they’ve found their perfect match. But their fears threaten to destroy the world they’re building together.

Will they each be strong enough and brave enough to risk their hearts to have it all?

Please note: this title contains adult sexual content and is not intended for readers under 18 years old.

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801343484874300664-2Christina Hoffman was born in London, England. She moved with her family throughout Canada and the US, and has finally put down her suitcase, for now, in San Francisco.

She believes that everyone has the right to feel both smart and sexy. We don’t have to be one or the other! She writes stories about characters who live in the real world and who, somehow, still believe in love.

She’s starting a mini-revolution. She writes sexy stories, but hasn’t lost the romance from her Romances. Enough with whips — back to lips!

She hopes you enjoy her stories and see yourself in her characters. After all, they are based on smart and sexy people, just like you.

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Book Promo ~ The Everything Series by K.L. Shandwick

BOOK 1
Lily’s friends in London regard her as having the whole package. Smart, beautiful, and musically talented, she’s finally realised her dream to study in the USA, by securing a music place at college in Miami. She regards herself as worldly, having lived the London life and travelled to Mumbai to work in an orphanage in the past, so felt more than able to cope with living and studying abroad. 

On arrival in Florida, everything on the surface seems to be running to plan. That is, until a chance encounter on campus with a stunningly handsome, charismatic, rock-god-like musician, Alfie, leads her into a no-strings sexual relationship with him. Until she arrived in the USA, Lily had tried to avoid personal relationships with the opposite sex, not wanting anything to affect her plans. She was sexually naïve but after meeting Alfie, she convinces herself she’s able to deal with what Alfie is offering her. What follows takes Lily on a roller coaster of emotions and after a surprise visit from Max, her friend and room mate’s brother it leaves her questioning her morals. 

At college Lily quickly teams up with Will, a handsome sax player, who helps her develop her creative ideas and performs with her as a duo in the Miami music scene. A series of bad choices in her relationships with Alfie, Max and Will, create emotional turmoil for Lily which leaves her doubting her judgement about men. Each of the three men has a special place in her heart for different reasons. She realises that she’s no match for Alfie and tries to resist his attention. He’s told her he can’t love her, but wants to be with her physically, arguing, sex between them is enough. The reality for Lily is she knows enough isn’t everything.
 
He pulled himself up and sat back on his heels,
tracing his hands up to my rib cage and down my sides with the pads of his
fingertips. I shivered and smiled softly, but winced at the same time,
trying to squirm away from the pangs of pleasure and the ticklish
sensation he was awakening in me. “I enjoy touching you, Lily.”
He smiled.
He was watching my reactions, smiling
seductively at the effect he was having on me. The more aroused I became,
the less inhibited I felt. My passion was building for him, and I wanted
more than this.
My hands explored his beautiful, strong, hard
body, and he shivered when I hit an erogenous zone just under his ribs on
the side.
When I did this, a loud groan escaped.
“Fuck, you’re driving me crazy.  I want you, so much.” His voice
was shaky and he threw his head back when I kept stroking his body.
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Lily’s back on her home turf in London for Christmas, after a turbulent term, studying music in Miami. She wonders if her relationship with Will can survive their stupidity and what this means for their music collaboration. Lily realises all too late, that she’s fallen hard for Alfie despite his declaration to her that he can’t love her. This has left Lily devastated, knowing that the man she loves will never feel the same for her. Meanwhile, Alfie has continued his relentless pursuit of Lily to take what he wants from her, testing her resolve not to continue their relationship. She had found the strength to resist all of his advances, until the night before she flew home. After giving herself one last night with him, she fled across the Atlantic, thinking time and distance with family and friends would help heal her broken heart. What Lily never expected, was for her traumatic love life to follow her, both to London and Miami through the chapters of her life, during the following year. Her music career and studies improve tremendously though, fuelling her performance and personal identity, but her love life is as complex as ever. Alfie makes some disclosures which could be game changers for the both of them, and asks for her trust and time. Lily wonders if she should trust him, asking herself if Alfie could ever be, everything she needs?
 
Alfie was tentative at first, dancing in a
restrained way. We’d danced together at Christmas so I knew how flirty he could
get on the dance floor. I decided to take the initiative and grabbed his hips
as we swayed together in time with the music.
He began to lose himself in the dance and found
his natural rhythm, his hands moving over my body…
 
BOOK 3
Lily’s is moving forward after her break up with Alfie. Her journey continues through some extremely emotional times during key events, as she becomes more self- assured and begins to develop as an performing artist. It isn’t easy for Lily to forget Alfie because of circumstances with Alfie’s life. However, Lily is tortured by constant reminders of their time together, and this does little for her resolve to move on. 

Although, Lily has made her choice, it is also tinged with sadness. Her love for Alfie remains strong, and she fights a constant internal battle, between loving him and loving her music. Lily thinks it’s impossible to have both. A fabulous opportunity arises for Lily, but there is a possibility of this bringing her face to face with Alfie again. Can Lily cope with the emotional turmoil this would bring her? Or, is the risk of seeing Alfie something she feels able to manage now? 

Musically, Lily concentrates her efforts much more, which brings success, post Alfie. Through this, she finds friends in some of the most unlikely of circumstances. All of her friends continue to protect her, and are all well aware of the impact Lily’s relationship with Alfie has had on her. All apart from Elle, who gives Lily food for thought. Although, Lily’s mind is still plagued with memories of Alfie, which continues to impact on her to such an extent, Lily has been unable to form new romantic ties. Professionally, her relationships couldn’t be better. She is offered some amazing opportunities rarely available, and is determined to do make the most of them. This is especially important to her, given the sacrifices she has made in the past to do this. 

Will Lily’s music be enough for her, and prove to be everything she ever wanted?

His strong arms held me tightly, like he might never get the chance to do this again. The front of his hard body came flush with mine. I could feel he was aroused as he tilted his hips into mine. My body went stiff, and I fought with everything I had inside me to resist him, but I still craved the closeness with him.


Alfie let out a shuddery breath and kissed the skin on my neck before drawing his nose the length of it and letting me go. In my head I was telling myself to get out of there before something happened between us.  Because if it did… I knew I’d be lost to him all over again.

I have lived my
whole life with comments from both, relative strangers and close friends
telling me I should write a book. People continually tell me I have an ability
to tell a story and make even the mundane sound interesting. (I’m personally
not aware of that.)
The thought of
doing this, was something I never thought I would entertain, because being
dyslexic, during my childhood and adolescence, I found it very difficult to get
past how to spell something, never mind how coherent the sentence sounded. So
writing a few paragraphs usually made me sweat.
As a child I
discovered coping strategies and developed my own ways of getting by, I wasn’t
stupid by any stretch of the imagination, but left school at fifteen without
any academic qualifications. I wasn’t diagnosed with dyslexia until I attended
university at the age of thirty. 
(Both of my
children were diagnosed with dyslexia, one at the age of seven and one much
later, although, I could see my traits present in him, and both have excelled
academically in their chosen professions.
Thanks to the
invention of the computer and information technology, my world changed. I
learned how to communicate in written form effectively, not afraid to use
language present in my oral skills that were lacking in my written work, for
fear of spelling them wrongly, which gave me the confidence to write the books.
Had I, had to write a book on paper, I know I would never have finished the
first page.
I recently
discovered the joy of writing after a challenge by a friend, which turned into
three books. As I am constantly challenging others to face their demons, I
decided, after some persuasion, to brave it out and share the books with
others. I don’t have any expectations for them other than to tell the
story.
This was a huge
step for me, and took courage because there are so many fabulous clever people
out there, writing amazing pieces of work that sadly, very few people ever
see. 
My work:
I have had the pleasure (and the drama) of working in The National Health
Service and in an independent capacity for Social Services in the UK for many
years. My work has been supporting many women, children, young people, and
families during this time. Sometimes, this has been at some of the toughest or
most vulnerable times in their lives. 
During this
time I have observed the communications of all parties involved both, in their
relationships with others and how their decisions affect the subsequent
outcomes for them and others. I have shared in the births and in the deaths of
some of these people, and I never take advantage of the privilege my position
brings me.
People ask what
does the K.L. stand for K.L. Shandwick is a pseudonym. This isn’t to ‘hide’
behind, (I am not ashamed of what I’ve written), but to afford my clients the
appropriate level of confidentiality by association. So, K L stands for KL. I
am an independent author, who presently self publishes through kindle, but I
hope to have a print copy of my books shortly.

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Promo Blitz ~ Broken Wings by Erika Ashby

Title: Broken Wings
Author: Erika Ashby
Publication Date: March 9, 2014
Lynsie
Fox has what she considers to be a perfect life. Married to Lincoln,
a military pilot, she’s living the Army life she’s always loved.
Being a sucker for great love stories, Lynsie makes it her mission to
find Lincoln’s best friend and co-pilot, Dax Adams, a good
woman.

 

 


Losing
the one woman he’s ever loved, Dax attempts to be a good sport by
playing along in Lynsie’s match-making scheme. However, Dax is
certain he will never get the woman of his dreams.


 


But
life doesn’t always fly smoothly. When turbulence strikes, Lynsie
watches her world crash and burn around her, leaving her empty with
broken wings. Despite her grief, can she mend the pieces back
together and learn to fly again?


 
 
**Brokenness is a companion novel to Broken Wings** 

TEN YEARS AGO, I fell in love with a boy.
In the blink of an eye, the boy I loved was ripped from me.
TEN YEARS LATER, I ran into the boy I had lost.
Yet, he’s no longer a boy.
He’s a man.
A deeply wounded man.
 

Dustin Adams was once known for his down to earth, care free spirit. He was the well rounded kid with a promising future. 

Until the girl he loved was yanked from his life. 

Now, Dustin is known for his distance and the coldness he radiates. He is simply a shell of the boy he once was.

Living the Army life, the close calls he’s surrounded by daily have done nothing but further harden his heart.

Until the girl he once loved reappears in his life. 

Can what they shared so long ago be restored? Or is Dustin fated to live a life of brokenness?
 
Being
born an “Army Brat”, Erika Ashby has been residing in
Oklahoma the last 10 years finally putting an end to the nomad
tendencies she had grown accustomed to. She’s a happily married woman
who has 5 kids between her and her husband. She has an insane passion
for music and embraces her Inner Groupie any chance she has. It
wasn’t until the age of 29 that she realized she also had a hidden
passion for reading; before then she claimed to have hated it. Six
months after unlocking that deep desire she never knew she held, she
turned the key to another chapter of her life which has become the
desire to write. And the rest is still history in the making.