Their is also major events that happen in regards to her Best Friend Brina, that is Drastically different in the movie. The way she treats her family in the book is completely different. The intimacy between her husband and herself is different. Even the number of sex partners she had is different. The way her husband acts is even different. In the book, he has some issues his self that has to be addressed.
The way the "crap" hit the fan at the end of the movie was MILD compared to the book. Basically, Get the book and read it. If you even slightly like the movie, you will love the book. (less)
NOW COMPLETE WITH A MOVIE UPDATE!!!
I decided to read this novel in preparation for the upcoming movie. I thought I would hate the book, but I had no idea it would be this horrible. o.O Let's take it step-by-step, shall we?
Zane is trying to get me to believe that Zoe, the protagonist, is a sex addict. SHE IS NOT A SEX ADDICT.
Her husband, Jason, the only man she's ever had sex with, does ...more
Although she manages to marry Jason, the love of her life and they experience financial stability in spite of becoming teen parents, Zoe leads a double life. By day she is mother, ...more
What I loved most about this book is the way its written. I greatly appreciate real talk, meaning characters who talk like your average person, slang and ...more
The plot starts with Zoes childhood. You see how she met her husband and how they fell in ...more
Well, let's just say I think that in this case, the movie might end up being better than the book. This was an okay read for me. I gave it 3 stars because despite the numerous ...more
This is not a typical romance novel. It is a story told by a woman named Zoe. She is telling a psychiatrist how she fell in love and married Jason and then later began having extramarital affairs. I prefer stories with mystery, excitement and romantic buildup. Although this was fiction, it felt like nonfiction. It was not fun to read. I was uncomfortable with the language, too much vulgarity and swearing. I also did not enjoy ...more
I don't Tyler Perry vibes.
What I mean is that when the woman is cheating, THEEEE most crazy scenarios occur. Some of the events border on extremely unrealistic. It was a nice way to pass time but this book needed a little more UMPH.
The first quarter of the book begins slow. It takes a while for it to pick up. The characters were unlikable. Most of them were villains. No one really didn't have any redeeming qualities which lacked my interest. However, the writing was decent. Once the action gets going it's fast pace and intense. The sex scenes were lukewarm....not enough sexiness. This is a tamed erotica novel. The ending was just okay. It was melodramatic and a ...more
Hated the writing, to many slang words and foul language. The characters were all annoying and their personalities just didn't do it for me. The drama was definitely over the top, to much unnecessary drama, so many twists and turns that took away from the main characters real problem. The book did surprised me at the end and I realized everyone was just plain crazy with tons of emotional problems and mental issues. Alas I did decide to read this book because of the upcoming movie and even...more