Series: The Wild Ones #2
Author: M. Leighton
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Blurb: How far will a good girl go for the bad boy she loves?
Laney Holt is a preacher’s daughter. A good girl. Her only goal was to get married, have babies, and live happily ever after, just like her parents. Only that didn’t happen. The two people closest to her betrayed her, and Laney’s dreams came crashing down. Now she’s left with an empty space she doesn’t know how to fill. Until she meets Jake Theopolis, a daredevil with a death wish who has heartbreaker written all over him.
Jake has no interest in thinking beyond the here and now. All he wants out of life is the next rush, the next “feel-good” thing to keep his mind off the pain of his past. His latest rush? Showing Laney there’s more to life than being a good girl—and that going bad can be so much fun. Her only concern now is how she can ever hope to satisfy the wild side of a boy like Jake. She’s looking forward to trying. And so is Jake.
Thoughts: The book began 4 years in the past to give you the back story of Laney and Jake. Once their story for that time span was told the book jumped to the present picking up where their lives are now. Laney who didn’t want to live on the wild side in her teen years now feels trapped and no longer wishes to live her live in a limited capacity. This is a love story that began 4 years ago went on hiatus and when both Jake and Laney were in the same town again they felt that pull towards each other was still there.
Laney was dealing with personal issues while Jake was dealing with a death in the family. You were left feeling emotionally drained going through the emotional journey with both Laney and Jake as they discovered their true path.
Their love story will pull at your heart strings.