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Secrets (Boys of Summer #1)

3.47  ·  Rating Details ·  34 Ratings  ·  10 Reviews
When Declan, a vampire, is sent to the seaside town of Bullock to retrieve a magical talisman from a family, he can't help but fall for the family's teenage son Riley. But when things begin to threaten their existence, it's up to Declan and his coven to put a stop to it all... before it's too late.
Paperback, 178 pages
Published August 4th 2012 by CreateSpace (first published August 2nd 2011)
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Darcus Murray
Jul 31, 2011 Darcus Murray rated it liked it
Shelves: ebook, own
*Note: This review was originally posted when the cover and blurb were different. If the inside contents of the story have also changed since then, I'm unaware.

I am going to start off by saying that I absolutely freaking love the cover of this book. I find it very yummy. And is it just me or does anyone else think of Robert Pattinson when they look at the guy on the front?

Anyway, I'd seen Secrets around the book blogging community so I was very curious about it an that cover drew me in like craz
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Fran
May 13, 2012 Fran rated it really liked it
Wonderful characters and an interesting, refreshing take on vampires! I only wish it was longer.
Alex
Aug 25, 2011 Alex marked it as to-read
Ooooh, sounds awesome!
Ashley Ehlers
I enjoyed this little novella. It was a fast, entertaining read! And I can’t wait to read the second one ^_^

However, I must talk about a few things that I didn’t like about it. One, the fact that vampires need to be invited in *spoil alert* so when Declan’s friend/brother of his coven goes through Riley’s second floor window to retrieve the all so powerful bracelet, it bugged me. Since you know, they need to be invited in!?! So how the hell did he get in? *end of spoiler*.

Second, it was a littl
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Luis
Feb 09, 2013 Luis rated it it was ok
This book has so much potential. I wish it were at least a 300 page novel. All the plot points happened at a fast pace and there was no development for anything of the characters or the romance. I know going into it that it was going to be a fast read but I expected plot and character development, or at least begin to do it considering it's a series, but nope. So much happened so fast. I did not care much for the story and characters as a result.
Suze
May 20, 2013 Suze rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Between 2/2.5* for me.
I thought the plot premise was good but it all seemed a bit hectic and jumpy about so needed a bit of thought to keep up with who was what and who they were with or against.
It read quite quick so I think a slightly longer treatment might have got some more time to associate with the characters, as it was I felt that I had a handle on something, then it all changed again.
Nice cliffhanger ending.
R.J. Gonzales
Jul 29, 2011 R.J. Gonzales rated it it was amazing
I was honored to get a little sneek peek of The Boys of Summer before it was released. I enjoyed it then, and enjoyed it even more now that I had the rest of the story to indulge in! Yet again, the author crafts a wickedly entertaining quick read. Exactly HOW long do I have to wait for book two????? ?:O

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Eliza
Oct 14, 2011 Eliza rated it it was amazing
omg Declan is so sexy! TEAM DECLAN! <3
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