Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Released Today & Review: Changing Everything by Molly McAdams

Changing Everything
(Forgiving lies, #2.5)
by Molly McAdams
Adult 
Asked to Review
Average Goodreads Rating: 4.23
Published by: William Morrow Impulse
Published on: March 3, 2015
Pages: 112

Before I get into my review, here's the synopsis from Goodreads:

Paisley Morro has been in love with Eli since they were thirteen-years-old. But after twelve years of only being his best friend and wingman, the heartache that comes from watching him with countless other women becomes too much, and Paisley decides its time to lay all her feelings on the table.

Eli Jenkins has a life most guys would kill for: Dream job, countless women, and his best friend, Paisley, to be the girl he can always count on for everything else. But one conversation not only changes everything between them, it threatens to make him lose the only girl who has ever meant anything to him.

When tragedy strikes his family and Eli is forced to reevaluate his life, he realizes a life without Paisley isn’t a life at all. Only now, he may be too late.


My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. 

Disclaimers: I received an e-galley of this novel from the publisher in exchange for my honest opinion. I was not obligated to write a good review nor did I receive any compensation for writing this review.

My Overall Thoughts/Impressions: I have certainly had mixed feelings about this author and so I was interested in seeing how I'd feel about this one. This novel was unlike what I expected.

I'm used to McAdams writing insanely emotional novels that make me furious or make me want to cry. This novel proved to be a fun, cute read. 

It's a novella and so everything was super fast-paced, but I loved the relationship between Paisley and Eli. It was so cute.

This novel is perfect for fans of romance. 

So why 3 stars? While it was a fun, cute read, it just didn't really have anything that made it stand out to me. 

Can I read the series out of order? I did. I definitely had a few moments where I thought I wonder if I'm missing something here, but this novel can definitely be read as a stand-alone. 

Warnings/Side-notes: This novel is definitely for 17+. It's new adult/adult and so it contains more graphic sexual descriptions. It's on the tamer side, however. 

The Wrap-up: An enjoyable novel that was a quick, fun read. 

Love,

Danica Page

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