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Behind Closed Doors

(Campus Romance #2)

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Julia Monroe is through wishing she had an older guy like her best friend Noelle does. It’s time for her to act on her desires. So when she sees sexy, twenty-three-year-old Darren McEntire eating dinner alone at the pub, she decides to make her move. The attraction between them is undeniable, and even through Julia isn’t looking for a one-night stand, she winds up back at ...more
Kindle Edition, 90 pages
Published April 28th 2014 (first published August 5th 2013)
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Meredith
Aug 07, 2013 rated it really liked it
I just love this series. It's short, sweet, and so much fun. Seeing Noelle and Andy again, happy and lovey-dovey, was a nice bonus. In Behind Closed Doors, we get to follow Julia this time, who was such a riot in the first book of the series. Where Noelle was the "good girl," Julia was more of the wild one.

After spending the summer as the third wheel to Noelle and Andy, Julia is ready for a cutesy relationship of her own. Or at a minimum a hot distraction from Noelle and Andy. She gets bold and
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Danielle Young
Jul 22, 2013 rated it really liked it
Noelle has Andy and Julia, well Julia is the third wheel, but she wants nothing more than to have what Noelle has. Someone to go out with, someone to cuddle with, someone to be with, someone like Darren; the bartender she meets one night while playing the third wheel. Now she is over the heels and over head with Darren. Things are complicated and sticky, but Julia is determined to make things work.

Julia wants things to work with Darren. He has changed all her preconceived notions on dating and m
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Kelsey Ketch
Aug 24, 2013 rated it liked it
Not being a reader who is easily won over with contemporary romance genres, I found Behind Closed Door a nice, easy-to-read novel that definitely held my interest. The story line was well thought out, and the challenges and dilemma were definitely fresh and intriguing.

However, truthfully, I really was not impressed with the main character, Julia. She really came off desperate throughout the novel. For example, despite the fact that she found out Darren was her TA and off limits, she still plunge
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Vanessa  Pham
One word to describe this book:

Cheesy.

First of all, this isn't a novel, but rather a novella. It's short, simple and sweet. It was only 268 pages in my iBooks app.

The plot was cute interesting. However, the only thing that really bugged me was how simple the conflict or climax was resolved. It didn't have the big intensity and passion I had hoped it would have. The story was short so there wasn't much plot, but there definitely was action and cuteness. It was kind of awkward or so I thought whe
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Deniz
Mar 02, 2015 rated it it was ok
2,5 stars

It's a tad to insta and uber-fast for me. Oh and add to that kinda obsessive and rather melodramatic. But it's well written and I keep hoping for more... so I keep reading these!
Chrys Fey
Sep 17, 2013 rated it really liked it
Ashelyn has a knack for romance and creating situations with characters we can identify with. Julia is tired of not having someone to hold her hand, she wants what her best friend has. I have definitely felt like the third wheel and yearned for what my friends had regarding romance.

I noticed some similarities with the mocha cake and the yogurt scene from Romancing the R.A., but that might've stood out more for me since I read them back-to-back.

Julia also felt like a different person in this sto
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Medeia Sharif
Apr 20, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Julia meets Darren at a pub. One thing leads to another and she winds up at his place. She never meant for anything serious to happen, but her feelings towards Darren are undeniable. Several problems arise. First, she led him to believe she’s older than she really is—she’s a freshman, not the grad student he thinks she is—and she receives a shock in class when she sees Darren emerge behind her professor as a T.A. Teacher assistants aren’t supposed to be dating students. They can both get into se ...more
Maria Laura
Sep 27, 2013 rated it it was amazing
I loved it. Short but so good!
Jessica
Cute and quick read

Not much to say. It was a quick, easy read. It didn't dive very deep, but it entertained me enough.
Amanda (Fandomly Bookish)
What was that lol ckmskdm Short read!
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*** 3,5 stars ***
Melissa
Sep 07, 2013 rated it liked it
Not a novel... A short novella... I'm not sure what to think of this. The writing is decent and the storyline is okay, but went into this thinking it was a full length novel... Has potential.
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Ashelyn Drake is a contemporary romance author. While it’s rare for her not to have either a book in hand or her fingers flying across a laptop, she also enjoys spending time with her family. She believes you are never too old to enjoy a good swing set and there’s never a bad time for some dark chocolate. She also writes speculative fiction as Kelly Hashway.

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