Monday, February 11, 2013

It's Monday! What are you reading? ~ 2/11/13

Welcome to It’s Monday! What Are You Reading! This is a great way to plan out your reading week and see what others are currently reading as well… you never know where that next “must read” book will come from!
 Hosted by Book Journey

Here's what I'm reading:

24-year old Pax Tate is an asshole. Seriously.

He’s a tattooed, rock-hard bad-boy with a bad attitude to match.

But he’s got his reasons.

His mother died when Pax was seven, leaving a hole in his heart filled with guilt although he doesn’t understand why. What he does know is that he and his dad are left alone and with more issues than they can count.

As Pax grew up, he tried to be the kid his father always wanted; the perfect golden boy, but it didn’t work. His dad couldn’t overcome his grief long enough to notice and Pax couldn’t keep up the impossible perfect façade. So he slipped far, far from it.

Now, he uses drugs and women to cope with the ugliness, the black void that he doesn’t want to deal with. If he pretends that the emptiness isn’t there, then it isn’t, right? Wrong.

And it’s never more apparent than when he meets Mila. Sweet, beautiful Mila Hill is the fresh air to his hardened frown, the beauty to his ugly heart. He doesn’t know how to not hurt her, but he quickly realizes that he’s got to figure it out because he needs her to breathe.

When memories of his mother’s death resurface from where he’s repressed them for so long, Mila is there to catch him when the guilt starts making sense. Mila is the one…the one who can save him from his broken troubled heart; from his issues, from the emptiness.

But only if he can stop being an asshole long enough to allow it.

He knows that. And he’s working on it.

But is that enough to make her stay?

Let me know what you're reading!! 


  1. I just love the opening line to that synopsis! Tee hee! That's one way to grab our attention!
    How are you liking this, my sweet?
    It sounds like my kind of read so I'm going to add it to my TBR!
    Thanks for sharing, lovely!
    Happy Reading! =D

  2. Ooh ooh ooh, I want this! Kind of had me with asshole, tattoo, bad boy...say no more!

  3. Oh yes! You will have to let me know what you think. Cannot wait to read this one!

  4. AHHHHHH.....I CAN'T WAIT TO SEE WHAT YOU THINK OF THIS!!! I think I'm going to go to Amazon right now and get this sweetness! I mean LOOK AT THAT COVER!! So hot and gorgeous! Plus, I love stories like this, and I just can't wait to start! :) Hope you enjoy the rest of it!

    ~ Maida
    Literary Love Affair 

  5. DUUUUUDE! *flails* I am sooooo excited that you're reading this! I like... want the play-by-play of all your reactions, hahahaha!

    Gosh, I really hope you love it crazy! Happy reading!(:


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