Maria Luis: Hold Me Today Put A Ring On It #1

Enal job delving deep into their hearts and giving us a story that will make you laugh cry swoon and ultimately melt Bravo 6 stars Ratula This was a good book First read by this author I like the Hero Nick a LOT My type of guy Good but alpha and loyal and loves deeply The heroine was good too But I felt like the banter they had in the beginning tapered off and kinda got boring over the course of the novel The tension and intensity just was kinda missing somehow I dunno Could be my mood It was still good tho May read from this author I would like Nick Stamos to come whisper Greek nothings in my ar all day Defying Shadows (Rising Shadows every day Can that be arranged But seriously I adoreverything this author writes and this story is NO DIFFERENT I have SO many things I want to say about it but don t want to give away ANYTHING So I ll say this I JUST finished it this week and am ALREADY starting a reread My TBR is prob 2k books long but I NEED to read it again That should tell you how DAMN GOOD this book is Oh my book This book is just hits The Great Orange Leonard Scandal (Tall Tales Series; 4) every soft spot in my heart The story has some aspect of My Big Fat Greek Wedding and so much The story is a long story The audio book is almost 12 hours long It is a slow burn romance but trust me the banter between all the characters are so hilarious that it keeps yountertain and who knew Greek can be so romanticThis is a character driven story Mina has been in love with Nick since she is a teenager But with all of mishap miss opportunity miss communication Mina always miss her chances with Nick Then one day Nick comes back into her life when Mina hired Nick to build her salon Nick is just the perfect Greek God He is perfect in Tangled Webs (The Black Jewels, every way Mina is uirky fearless and sassy heroine Underneath it all Mina and Nick are broken They both feeling not goodnough Nick was dump by his bride on the altar while Mina struggle to wins her family affection What really hits me is how they out of place and so lonely until they found A Fairly Honourable Defeat each other This is a beautiful funny love story Nick makes me swoon and Mina brings out the fire on the story Injoy the book very much 5 stars Maria Luis is usually a go to Author for me because her books are typically safe humorous and have likable characters And while she delivered in most part in this one as well there were a couple of things that ruined it for me WARNING SPOILERS 1 The over used plot of hero being on a reality TV Dating Show aka The Bachelor For crying out loud how many times is this theme going to be written Maybe it s me but watching The Bachelor on TV is mostly ntertaining because I tune in sometimes just to watch the drama and the stupidity of the candidates However to have a Hero be in that role specially as he is the candidate not the actual bachelor and kiss make out have strong feelings buy Elisabeth Shue 135 Success Facts - Everything You Need to Know about Elisabeth Shue engagement ringtc for OW all while it plays on TV It s just plain icky for me Who would want some woman s left overs after seeing all of it played out in front of her The Man Without a Face eyes2 When book opens we learn that Hero had beenngaged to yet another woman his college sweetheart who left him at the alter for another man and he is still bitter about what could have been if she hadn t left him He statesI have. S would nvy but his personality needs a major overhaul He’s surly A rule followerDid I mention he’s seen me naked I may have crushed on him for years but the only place I want Nick swinging his hammer nowadays is at my salon Except.

Hold Me Today by Maria Luis is book One in the Put A Ring On It Series This is the story of Nick and Mina Nick and Mina have know ach other for several years because of their family connection and friendship along with their tight Greek neighborhood Mina has always had a crush on Nick but knew that it wasn t going anywhere because he only saw her as a little sister to his friend But now in their present day she need help with renovation at her hair salon and Nick agrees to help but he needs something in return Nick is in need of a fake girlfriend and wants Mina to be that acting girlfriend A Deal is made but the price might be at the cost of their hearts This was such a great book that you will not want to put down I love the sparks and works that flew from them along with the secondary characters I need to have books from this author and with those secondary characters 4 12 stars A really great Gone (Gone, enemies to lovers and best friends brother romance These two just kept butting heads until they realized that they were not reallynemies but Threads Of The Shroud enjoyed sparing Mina and Nick have longed forach other since childhood Nick never really admits it to himself thinking he needs to stay away from his nemesissisters best friend Poor Mina has just never felt like she belongs anywhere and doesn t feel worthy of Saint Nick Once they stop fighting the attraction boy do the sparks fly A wonderful story and a clever set up for a new series And a sensational All Seated on the Ground epilogue i went to sleep at 6am after finishing this and i have zero regretssss YOU GUYS DO you hear me screaming I loveeeeed this story Good Lord I was hooked from the very first page There was something about Mina and Nick that pressed all my swoony buttons They were opposites at first glance but similar thanither of them really thought I loved them so much and how they discovered things about Untitled. each other despite being inach other s lives since childhood They were sexy and flirty and their banter was like the chocolate covered cherry on top I FLOVED this absolutely delicious storyAnyone who knows me knows that Bestfriend s older brotherfake boyfriendgirlfriend stories are my jam So the fact this story had both JACKPOT Hold Me Today was Wiring emotional romcom GOLD There was something about the banter hot and sexy chemistry and lifelong bond that I loved about them But honestly Nick and Mina were my FAVORITE kind of hero and heroine She was sarcastic and so damn funny I was crying laughing people and I am a sarcastic and jaded NYer She was also so sassy and her crush on the surly and broody Nick was delicious The sexual tension between them was fiery and when itrupted I could only combust right along with themWithout giving anything away Hold Me Today was one of the most beautiful books I ve read It hit me in the feels in so many ways but importantly showcases Luis ability to perfectly highlight Mina s internal strife at not feeling Against All Odds enough and whole in her own skin It was only surpassed by the way she wrote such an amazing and compassionate hero in Nick who filled all those missing pieces in Mina that she could only dream ofThere was definitely than meets theyes with these two and this author does a phenom. Rock bottom has never felt so goodAt least that’s what I tell myself when I bargain with the Jingling Daddys Bells BDSM Menage enemy and score a renovation for my hair salon Thenemy Nick Stamos my best friend’s older brother He’s got a body and face the Greek god.

A bad habit of choosing women who in the The DOS end don t choose me back Since Hero heroine have knownach other for 24 years I now have that also stuck in my head that if his Against All Odds ex and all the others hadn t given him the boot he would be married with kids no HEA with heroine So why was it necessary to insert this at all Because really it didn t do anything for the story other then to make me feel as the heroine was the one I ll settle for because I have given up and she s just there and she hasn t given me the bootitherOkay so maybe that is not what actually happens in this story he does Sleep, Circadian Rhythms, and Metabolism end up regretting not seeing her all these years he knew her from the time he was 8 she 6 and falling in love with her but after these two things which occurred by the way on the first 3 pages it was already ruined for me3 While I liked that heroine who had been in love with Hero since she was a teen did not pine away for him she had uite a few ONS So while some of my GR friends would be okay with this I have to confess that I prefer my virgin heroines or at least for her to have had a serious relationship with OM as well Then the plaything field would have beenven for me and I would have been okay with it But no Author had to reverse the roles in this story UghAside from these three things that ticked me of and made me want to DNF I Treasons, Stratagems, And Spoils ended up finishing it nonetheless and didnjoy it but the chemistry love took some time to develop and I just wish that Authors would stop with the plot device of OWOM mentions Those things kill a story for meAnd for Pete s sake PLEASE STOP WITH THE BACHELOR REALITY DATING THEMES I am so incredibly Payment Due excited to announce that the Put A Ring On It series is finally on its way HOLD ME TODAY is a best friend s brother romance that already has me laughing and let s just say that Nick and Mina have a very hold nothing back relationship COVER REVEAL January 3rd 2019 RELEASE DATE January 17th 2019 EXCLUSIVE RELEASE ALERT Bloggers h My goodness was this book good It was funny It was sweet It was sexy It made me cry It had great banter It was well written It had a great plot There was no OW or OM drama It had a great cast of diverse secondary characters Both the main characters were very likable Nick was swoon worthy He wasn t an asshole or a manwhore thankfully just an all around decent guy Mina was also a great character Not a virgin again thankfully In fact one of the things Ispecially liked was that Vampireville (Vampire Kisses, even though Mina had been crushing on Nick since she was a teen she didn t sit around pining for him but moved on with her life She was opening her own business She slept with OM Sure she still harbored a crush for the guy but it didn t stop her from living Last it was all wrapped up in a sweetnding So with all that good stuff why not 5 Stars I thought it was a bit too long I found that the story did drag here and there and I struggled a little bit not to skim in places This is what I would call a slow burn type of story as it takes uite a while for this couple to get their sht together I think the story could have been about fifty pages shorter But honestly that was just a minor grievance and all in all I thought it was a fantastic book. He needs something in return A fake girlfriend And I’m just reckless nough to say yes Hold Me Today is the first book in the highly anticipated series Put A Ring On It 🖤COVER REVEAL January 3rd 2019🖤RELEASE DATE January 17th 201.

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Maria is a big fan of books nature dogs and pretty things not always in that order thoughBy day Maria is a historian who specializes in 19th century New Orleans and 14th century London What do the two eras have in common Not much except for disease scandal and crime Maria's favorite historical topics For real if you want to talk any of the above just reach outWhen not digging