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Monday, 22 June 2015

BLOG TOUR, REVIEW & #GIVEAWAY - Untimely by J & L Wells

Book & Author Details:

Untimely by J & L Wells 
(An Untimely Romance #1)
Publication date: January 4th 2014
Genres: New Adult, Romance, Time-Travel

Synopsis:

“An Untimely Romance is a beautiful breakout novel where love is found in the hidden corners of time. A must read for fans of time travel romance!” ~ The Kindle Book Review

ABOUT AN UNTIMELY ROMANCE: Heather Richardson is a seventeen-year-old British girl whose life quickly becomes an emotional roller coaster when she meets Ruben Brown, a twenty-year-old man who works for her father at Freesdon Manor. As much as Heather wants to love Ruben, the cracks in their relationship begin to show as her eighteenth birthday draws nigh. In a surprising turn of events Heather is confronted by Frank, an intriguing man from a past that dates back to the nineteenth century. His untimely presence changes everything. When she’s thrown back in time by an unrelenting force, Heather realizes that her life is not what it appears to be. Her future has already been written, and it seems she cannot escape her fate, a fate determined by a love lost long ago. In her struggle to find herself, Heather must chose her destiny amidst a dangerous love triangle, vengeful lovers, and passions controlled by the hands of time.

Untimely is book 1 in a New romance series that you are going to love!


Goodreadshttps://www.goodreads.com/book/show/21092764-untimely


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3 out of 5 (good)


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**Disclaimer: I received a copy of this book from Xpresso in exchange for a fair and honest review**

I wanted to love this story, but just couldn’t. I can’t quite put my finger on what was keeping me from loving it, unfortunately. At times, the story line was confusing, and hard to read. At others, it seemed to drag slightly. Those two things combined I guess really kept me from loving the story.

The idea of the story is fascinating and intriguing though. I enjoyed the idea of traveling back and forth in time and still coming back to present day. I think that part of the story really picked up my interest and grabbed me into the story. Although I’m not a fan of stories where there are two love interests and it seems that the heroine must choose between the two, the way that the author wrote this story was incredible. The detail could have been brushed up a little bit to make it a bit easier to follow and picture the scenes if you were to close your eyes and just think of the story. There were times when the story would grab me attention and suck me in, and keep me reading. This didn’t happen from front to back but the times it did were fabulous!

All in all, this isn’t a bad book. I think there is definite hope for book two to be even better. It’s not a lost cause for me yet!

Tour-wide giveaway (INTL) - ends 2nd July

Untimely by J & L Wells (Print or eBook) + $20 Amazon Gift Card

3 x $5 Amazon Gift Cards



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AUTHOR BIO:

Laura Wells is a swimming teacher, with a love of books, animals and, of course, Jane Austen. Once a national swimmer, she now runs three swim schools of her own. She enjoys spending her spare time with her family and two mad Shiba Inus. She lives in Staffordshire, England.

Judy Wells works at a school; in her spare time she enjoys writing poetry and novels, and spending time with her animals. She also lives in Staffordshire, England.

Laura and Judy are a mother and daughter duo; with Judy’s love of poetry and writing and Laura’s ideas, they work extremely well together. Time-travel and historical romance novels are their passion, and they hope that after you have read their books, you will feel the same.


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1 comment:

  1. This sounds like a unique read and time-travel/past present stories are often a hit with me I just love the way it tells the story. Glad you liked it overall! :)

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