RSS

Review: Heartbreak, Tennessee, by Ruby Laska

01 Aug

heartbreak tennesseeAmazon US

Amazon UK

Sweet little romance, this novel is an easy read with a bit of fire, but not too much, and a nice flowing rhythm.

The plot is limited and follows the usual teens separated – later reunited pattern, but it’s fresh in its delivery and a satisfying read.

I enjoyed getting into the characters’ heads. Amber and Mac are unable to stay away from each other, yet the air needs to be cleared before they are entirely comfortable with each other. A couple of secondary characters are fun to read, too, and the local small-town folk sounds realistic.

That brings me to the descriptions. I loved them. That’s it, simply put. The author got the atmosphere just right and I genuinely felt like I was the one wandering the streets of Heartbreak, Tennessee. Beautifully-done.

All in all, I have enjoyed this book and I have read it in only two sittings. The writing was clean, the voice easy-reading, editing good… The only thing that will keep it away from the maximum five stars is the feeble plot. I recommend this book for a day of lazy reading. Four stars.

Advertisements
 
1 Comment

Posted by on August 1, 2013 in Book Reviews

 

Tags: , ,

One response to “Review: Heartbreak, Tennessee, by Ruby Laska

  1. fuonlyknew

    August 1, 2013 at 11:15 pm

    I like the flirty cover art and the title caught my attention. Sounds like a fun summer read. Thanks for your review, Ella!

     

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: