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Fallen Too Far (Rosemary Beach #1)

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To want what you’re not supposed to have…

She is only nineteen.

She is his new stepfather’s daughter.

She is still naïve and innocent due to spending the last three years taking care of her sick mother.

But for twenty-four year old Rush Finlay, she is the only thing that has ever been off limits. His famous father’s guilt money, his mother’s desperation to win his love, and
Kindle Edition, 300 pages
Published December 14th 2012 by Abbi Glines
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Akanksha❤ Søren♰
Feb 26, 2013 Akanksha❤ Søren♰ rated it it was amazing
Recommended to Akanksha❤ Søren♰ by: Jenn
5 s
Ah.mazing book!

Author, I loved this book to bits. :D
Yes, It pissed the HELL out of me, but I still loved it, the story, the characters and the writings. Can't wait for the next book. I'll probably die waiting.

FUCK ME. This book is HOT!!!!
He had a tongue piercing AND silver eyes AND a ripped bod!! Holy hell.. He totally looked like SIN *fans herself*

I hated and loved this book, I swear I want to burn it to ashes but I love it too too much!

Rush, HOT HOT HOT sinfully hot and just ah-mazing. Love
Emily May
Aug 15, 2013 Emily May rated it did not like it

I am conducting what I'm shelving as a "New Adult (NA) Experiment". I'm going to work my way through some of the popular New Adult books and see if I can weed out the crap and hopefully find some surprising gems. Here's hoping!


This book has been di
Aestas Book Blog

“Blaire, I’m not a romantic guy. I don’t kiss and cuddle. It’s all about the sex for me. You deserve someone who kisses and cuddles. Not me. I just fuck, baby.“

Aaaaaaaahhh amazing book but holy cliffhanger!
I need book #2!
Right. Freaking. N O W !
But O.M.G. I loved it!

This was my first Abbi Glines book. Ever. How I’ve managed to read this long and NOT read one of her book is a still a complete mystery too me. Her books feel almost like some sort of rite of passage as a reader. Everyone is al
Kristin (KC)
Oct 11, 2014 Kristin (KC) rated it really liked it
*4 Stars*

Fallen Too Far was an addictive read! The story picked up momentum immediately and never once faltered in its intensity. Abbi has done an amazing job in taking a commonly used, but highly sought after plot—sexy bad-boy meets innocent virgin good-girl—and transforming it into something unique and genuine.

After having lost everything important to her, Blaire reluctantly heads to her estranged father'shouse in search of shelter while she gets her life back on track. What she encounters the
Alexis *Reality Bites*
SPOILER FREE REVIEW -Mature content reader discretion is advised.
4 STARS out of 5
Genre: New Adult Romance

SERIOUSLY PEOPLE... Who ends a book like that????
*Screaming in outrage*

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Well, obviously this book got the best of me... The author managed to leave me in an emotional strong hold once I finished reading and now I am in desperate need for book 2.


“I’m from Alabama. I own boots, tight jeans and a gun,” ~Blaire

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Blaire has experienced lost on every level and with her mo
Mar 04, 2014 Dd rated it really liked it

She is a beautiful damsel in distress....

But is he her knight in shining armour ??

He might be,he might not.

It does not matter because she is falling for his charms, falling for his caring side.Falling for the rush only he can give her.She is falling for this intriguing and very bad boy.

And she might just have......



Now,first of all,allow me to vent my anger and frustration.....

Nan --

Can't you get rid of all the venom
Jenny Levine
Dec 16, 2012 Jenny Levine rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
First of all, let me just get this out of my system.


Okay, now that I've let it all out, off to my review...

Fallen Too Far... Hmmm... The book is as beautiful as it's cover. The story is about Blaire who after the demise of her mother, seeked help from the person who hasn't been there for her her whole life, her father. When she came to the address he sent, guess what? Her father's not there! The one who welcomed her (or not?) is Rush Finla
Mar 06, 2013 Ceilidh rated it did not like it
I think I should just give up trying with New Adult literature. So far, the genre has offered none of the maturity or complexities of the liminal period between teen years and full-on adulthood, instead preferring what merely amount to college age erotic romances with a hefty side dish of misogyny. Indeed, the frequency with which sexist portrayals of women and relationships appear throughout works labelled New Adult suggests that the pair go hand in hand. While “Fallen Too Far” didn’t reach the ...more
Miss H
2.5 stars. I didn't love it, but I certainly didn't hate it, either.

One of my main gripes about this book is the horribly bad editing. It was distracting and took away from the story.

There’s missing commas and sentences that read kind of awkwardly. No, I can’t explain it, other than to say that there’s just something off about them.

Don’t even get me started on the difference between action tags and dialogue tags and how to properly punctuate them. You can’t speak an action. A period is needed as


Fallen Too Far was my very first book by Abbi Glines and I already know it won't be my last...

Blaire --

Rush --

She's a young, unexperienced girl who's been hurt more than once by the people she loved.

He's a typical bad boy...tattooed, pierced and a different girl every night.

They are each others stepbrother and stepsister and therefore a recipe for disaster... (or not).

When I first started reading Fallen Too Far I expected it to be an easy, fun story
Georgia ♥ Team Dex ♥
4 Secrets, Lies & Rush Finlay Stars

“Talk. We are going to talk first. I want to see you smile and laugh. I want to know what your favorite show was when you were a kid and who made you cry at school and what boy band you hung posters of on your wall. Then I want you naked in my bed again.”


What happens when your world crumbles around you? When you are all alone in the world, hopeless and despaired?

Blaire Wynn


The nineteen year old girl has lost everything. A car accident took away her twin sis
Jennifer Kyle
Jan 04, 2013 Jennifer Kyle rated it it was amazing
Abbi Glines does IT again!!

I love this story and the possibilities for future books are endless!!!

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After burying her mother, Blaire packs her old truck and heads for some much needed help from her estranged father. She hasn’t been in contact with him since he walked out on her and her mother and remarried. She has no idea that he is living high on the hog with a new family.

Blaire’s father didn’t even have the decency to be there to greet her when she arrived. He is away with his
This is me officially giving up on Abbi Glines' books

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Did you read that GR community?


I just cannot seem to find what's so amazeballs about her books when all I find in them is just beautiful. RICH. people.

The main character, Blaire, was just so stupid I can't even decribe it. And Rush, the male lead, was so full of shit. I wanted to kick his ass during the entire book

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My God, I hated this book. I did. And nothing will change my mind.

This is just one big hot mess. Starting with Rush'
Dec 17, 2012 Becca rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
Abbi has done it to me again!!! I LOVED THIS STORY!!!! Such great characters that pull you in and make you root for them or hate them with such passion. March can not come fast enough!!!

My Rush:
Rush - Fallen Too Far

My Blaire:

My Grant:
Grant - Fallen Too Far

My Nan:

My Woods:
4 stars

Overall, I really enjoyed this book. If you like the New Adult genre that features a well written story, you'll LOVE this one!
Autumn Review
Dec 15, 2012 Autumn Review rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arc, review, beta
This is one of the hardest reviews I've ever had to write. Why, you ask? Well, I can tell you it might possibly be my favorite Abbi Glines book written, but I don't want to say much and ruin the story for you all. So, I'll give you a few highlights and strongly encourage you to get it.

This book is Blaire's story. I loved this chick the minute she pulled out her gun. Literally. She's strong, smart, independent and loving. But, unfortunately for Blaire, she's had to suffer through some pretty hor

I'm so full of mixed feelings right now...I don't even know where to start.

Ok,deep breath taken.Let's go!

So, at first (and when I say this, I mean in the first 17 chapters) I absolutely DESPISED Rush. He was mean to Blaire and really didn't respect her. He being a playboy REALLY didn't help me like him better either. I thought he was an asshole for even THINKING of treating her the way he did. But, you know, authors have the magical ability of making you change your mind. After Rush
Review posted to: Swept Away By Romance

5 Sensational Stars
Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance/ very Mature Young Adult Romance
Heat Barometer: 5 out of 5 flames

This is the first book in a new series and it was…Spectacular! Fireworks! Explosions! Abbi Glines writes the steamiest, mature young adult romances that I have read. She is a “drop everything else and move her book to the top of the list” author for me, and I definitely haven’t been disappointed it her latest books.

In Fallen Too Far, t
Stacia (the 2010 club)
Dec 19, 2012 Stacia (the 2010 club) marked it as to-read
Wait, another book with an "innocent" girl and a guy who's played everyone? Isn't this like every other Glines book (at least the 6 or so others I've read)? I get formulas, but there comes a point where you have to write a DIFFERENT character type in order to prove that you are more than a one-trick pony. How about flipping this for once and giving us the experienced girl with the inexperienced guy?

Sigh. I was going to read this because I do like the sexual tension that Glines creates, but now I
Jan 06, 2013 Bayli rated it really liked it
The first half of the book I would give around 3.5 but the second half around 4.5- So, I'm going to settle at 4 Stars

Meet Blaire and Rush:

Get it giiiirrrrl

The first half of the book was just kind of strange to me...
So this new girl, Blair, shows up at her dads house. A father she hasnt seen in about 5 years. Her mother has died of cancer, she has no money after paying for the medical bills, all she has is her truck and $20 in her pocket... So her father says he can stay with him and his NEW wife

The moment when you realize the book has ended but the story hasn't:

Ok, I am slightly calmer now. But I really have to say something or I'm probably going to explode.

YO PEOPLE. Whether you are fictional or not, STICK BY YOUR CHILDREN'S SIDE. You might be screwed up beyond repair, you might regret your decisions. I DON'T CARE. STICK BY YOUR FAMILY OR GET THE HELL OFF THE FACE OF THE EARTH.

Choosing the benefit of one child over the other? And for what? To ea
Mar 01, 2013 kristina rated it it was amazing

This was one of the best books I've ever read!!The book heros Rush and Blaire were amazing but as you can understand I have feelings for Rush!

Yeah this guy was simply perfect!

The truth is that in the beginning he was acting like a douche but he had his reasons! (view spoiler)

Blaire was a girl that had faced the cruel side of life!(view spoil
DNF 17%
1 "Lesson Learned" Star.

I can't do this to myself! Maybe one day i'll get back to it, but time is too precious right now, i can't waste any on this. I'm never stepping out of my comfort zone again, it never ends well.
Get outta here while you can!

I've heard nothing but horrible things about this, and i can already tell i'm not going to like this. Since i already paid for it, and i'm in mood for something light, i will read it. So let's get this started, shall me? We shall!

OH MY GOD this
Sharon ∞❥ is an emotional book junkie ❥∞
I just love when the bad boy 'playa' falls and especially when he doesn't realize he is falling! The sweet part about this story is that you have Blaire who has gone through some horrible things in the past five years: her twin sister dies, her father left and then she alone takes care of her mother who dies of cancer...she can definitely take care of herself! But she wants someone to want to be with share her life and be there for her. Then you have Mr. Bad Boy, son of a rock god, pier ...more
Elizabeth (Liz)

Abbi Glines, you are my semi-guilty pleasure of the New Adult genre!! AWESOMELY HOT, bad-boy heroes. Explosive chemistry. Detailed and delicious sex scenes. Just enough angst to keep your emotions involved, but not rip your heart out and stomp on it. Woman, you ROCK!!

Fallen Too Far is hot, sexy fun! The hero and heroine, Rush and Blair, set the pages ON FIRE!! Rush is the only son of a famous rock musician, and Blair is the innocent, big-hearted good girl who has sacrificed a lo
Oct 03, 2015 Navessa rated it did not like it
Shelves: dnf, new-adult, romance
Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaand NO.
Feb 26, 2013 Katie(babs) rated it did not like it
Shelves: gag-worthy-book
When I finished reading, this is a perfect example of how I felt:

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For those who loved Fallen too Far (Fallen Too Far #1), it might be best for you to disregard this review because my reaction to this latest by Abbi Glines has me less than happy. Actually more like, WTFOMGBBQ did I read? This book is the perfect example of what is wrong with New Adult and the path it’s taking as a genre or a literary category. I will start by saying that Glines does have an engaging writing style. I can see why
The Book Disciple (Samantha)
4.5 Stars
Ok, so I totally stayed up all night and read this in one sitting! How is that I have never read this series before? And full disclosure, it was my first Abbi Glines book ever! Crazy right?
So, you have your typical over the top angsty teen stuff. Blaire is seriously beaten down-her sister died, her dad abandoned them, then her mom dies and Blaire is all alone. She turns to the father that left her but that only brings Rush and Nan into her life. Drama, drama, drama!
There is a couple t
It's just me Shelly B
Feb 27, 2013 It's just me Shelly B rated it really liked it

"...I’ve had a taste and I’m not sharing. This isn’t just for fun. I may be slightly addicted.”

Fallen Too Far is about Rush and Blaire. Rush is a 24 year old son of a rock legend, so in other words he's loaded. He is also moody, mysterious, gorgeous and pierced. Yes...every girls fantasy, well mine anyway!

"The guy was strange. Sexy, gorgeous and delicious but strange."

Blaire is 19 years old and has had a difficult life. She's had to deal with a sick and dying mother, death if a loved one, abando
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  • Real (Real, #1)
  • Crush (Crash, #3)
  • Charade (Games, #1)
  • Fallen Crest High (Fallen Crest High, #1)
  • Bad Rep (Bad Rep, #1)
  • From Ashes (From Ashes, #1)
  • Ruining You (Ruining, #2)
  • The Mighty Storm (The Storm, #1)
  • Vain (The Seven Deadly, #1)
  • Unbeautifully (Undeniable, #2)
  • The Coincidence of Callie & Kayden (The Coincidence, #1)
  • Up to Me (The Bad Boys, #2)
  • Love Unrehearsed (Love, #2)
  • Second Chance Boyfriend (One Week Girlfriend, #2)
  • Saving Grace (Mad World, #2)
  • Bad Things (Tristan & Danika, #1)
  • Thief (Love Me with Lies, #3)
Abbi Glines is a #1 New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of the Rosemary Beach, Sea Breeze, Vincent Boys, Field Party and Existence series. She never cooks unless baking during the Christmas holiday counts. She believes in ghosts and has a habit of asking people if their house is haunted before she goes in it. She drinks afternoon tea because she wants to be Britis ...more
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Other Books in the Series

Rosemary Beach (1 - 10 of 13 books)
  • Never Too Far (Rosemary Beach, #2; Too Far, #2)
  • Forever Too Far (Rosemary Beach, #3; Too Far, #3)
  • Rush Too Far (Rosemary Beach, #4; Too Far, #4)
  • Twisted Perfection (Rosemary Beach, #5; Perfection, #1)
  • Simple Perfection (Rosemary Beach, #6; Perfection, #2)
  • Take a Chance (Chance, #1; Rosemary Beach #7)
  • One More Chance (Rosemary Beach, #8; Chance, #2)
  • You Were Mine (Rosemary Beach, #9)
  • When I'm Gone (Rosemary Beach, #10)
  • When You're Back (Rosemary Beach, #11)

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