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We all have that someone we can’t forget, the summer it all began, and the sleepless nights wondering what went wrong.

For Gage Montgomery, that someone is Layla Baxter. When he was 18, he took one look at the chocolate-haired bookworm with porcelain skin and knew his life would never be the same. But it all came crashing down when Layla suddenly and mysteriously disappeare
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Published February 24th 2015 by Prescott Lane
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✿kawehi.reviews
Jan 21, 2015 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc
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☆ I received an ARC via Soluri PR in exchange for an honest review. Thank you! ☆

3.5 stars!!

Quiet Angel was a cute, compelling romance that was right up my alley. It was a really sweet read of two individuals traveling at a crossroads and who meet up after a mere decade time-lapse to settle unfinished business. Or should I say feelings? Answers? And or love?

Gage and Layla were one of my more favorite bittersweet couples as I got to see their romance bloom f
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Coco.V
Jul 17, 2018 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
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I received this eARC from the author in exchange for an honest review.

4.5 “Angel” Stars!
A Delightfully Brilliant Read that Totally Brought the “Feels”.

The Review:
Absolutely amazing! Quiet Angel is a sweet, beautifully told story of about young love, broken hearts, second chances, entwined destinies... and life in all its unpredictable entanglements. Add in a wonderful romance with two amazing main characters and a cast of incredible sub-charact
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1-Click Addict Support Group
May 02, 2015 rated it really liked it
This book sort of snuck up on me. I had a little bit of a hard time connecting to the story at first; I wasn’t sure what to make of Layla – she was very hot and cold. She came off as completely innocent, almost prudish and frankly, kind of a tease. But somewhere around the halfway point, I found myself smiling cheesily at my Kindle while cheering for Gage and Layla.

Quiet Angel is heartwarming second chance romance. Layla disappeared on Gage without an explanation after a whirlwind teenage love a
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Bj
Jan 27, 2015 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 4-stars, arc, 2015
4 "Angels Soar Above it All" Stars! Lovers of sweet, second chance romances will not want to miss Quiet Angel. Interestingly, while the romance is pure and beautiful, it is worth noting that this book, while not overly descriptive, does touch upon some pretty sordid, domestic abuse issues. Consequently, if this is a trigger for you, please be forewarned. The ultimate message though is one of inspiration and hope, tinged with a drop of mysticism surrounding the protective powers of angels, and th ...more
Michelle Rodriguez
Feb 26, 2015 rated it really liked it
Review to post on March 6,2015 www.afterdarkbooklovers.com

Before I being my review, I finished reading this book on February 27, 2015 and on February 28, 2015, I read a post from Prescott that someone has pirated this book on IBooks. To the idiot who did this, shame on you! Ms. Lane has worked hard to bring us a beautiful story and then some moron who obviously cannot write their own story had to steal hers. Lately, this has been becoming a theme with regards to pirating and that is not cool. Ok
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Sorcha O'Dowd

What to say about ‘Quiet Angel’? Well, I’ll start by saying that I adored ‘Perfectly Broken’ by Prescott Lane, and so had high hopes for this one of hers as well. I felt so connected with her writing style that I just had to read more. But ‘Quiet Angel’ was so much more than I imagined, and just so beautifully created that I find myself at loss to describe just how much it touched me as a reader.

The characters were so relatable, and because of this, their shared heartbreak over their separation
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CeCe
This was a contemporary romance. Second chance romance where the main characters met when they were 16 and 18 years old and then ran into each other 12 years later.

The summer Layla was 16 years old, she stayed at her grandmother’s. Gage vacationed with his parents at the cottage next door to Layla’s grandmother. Layla and Gage fell in love that summer, but one night Layla just disappeared and Gage never was able to locate her until he say her at the airport twelve years later.

This book did not
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Restless Book Obsession
May 16, 2015 rated it really liked it


I was given a copy from the author in exchange for an honest review. After reading the blurb, I was intrigued because as I've mentioned previously I love second chance stories.

In the blurb we learn that Layla and Gage were in love when they were teenagers until she disappeared in the middle of the night. Twelve years later the reconnect after a chance encounter. Layla had a rough life but was able to overcome many obstacles and accomplish her dreams. Gage is sexy, successful, caring and determi
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Autumn
Feb 18, 2015 rated it really liked it
Shelves: reviewed-2015
Gage Montgomery had his life all planned out. He was going to the Naval Academy in the fall and until then, he was going to enjoy his time on the beaches of St. Simons Island. Until one day when he sees a young girl sitting in the sand reading a book. Her angelic beauty immediately captures his attention and soon she also has his heart.

But Layla is hiding a painful secret and when she disappears without a trace, Gage moves on with his young life but he never forgets his angel.

Layla Baxter ran fo
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Jennifer
* A review copy was provided by the author for the Blog Tour *

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~ 5 Angel Wing Stars ~

What an inspiring story of, survival, hope and love!!!! This book knocked me off my feet. I absolutely loved the message the author was trying to give while reading this book.

Quiet Angel is the second book I have read by Prescott Lane and she is becoming a go to author for me. I truly enjoyed the first book I read by her called Perfectly Broken, but this book was even bett
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Lustful Literature
Feb 26, 2015 rated it really liked it
**JOSIE'S 4.5 STAR REVIEW**

This is the first time I have read a book by this author and it won’t be the last. This book far surpassed my expectations. I appreciate when a new to me author grabs my attention with her story. It had me falling for the innocence of a first time love and how despite the years and space that love remained the same. When I started to read the first chapter I fell in love with Layla and Gage, their awkwardness, innocence and connection, but I knew that there was somethi
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Falling In Fall Book Blog
May 12, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: blog-read-shelf
I rated Quiet Angel by Prescott Lane FIVE LEAVES!!

This was my first book to read by Prescott Lane and without a doubt will not be my last book. Prescott Lane gained a new reader!!
Gage Montgomery and Layla Baxter meet one summer that will change their lives forever. They shared many beautiful moments together and believed their love would last forever. However, an event happened that left the two from seeing each other for twelve years. After twelve year gap, they share the same teenage love a
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Sofia
Feb 02, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Quite angel is the first book I read by Prescott Lane and it was amazing!

One summer, two people, one love!

Gage Montgomery was 18 when he first saw the one that would haunt him forever. Layla, a brown haired bookworm was just 16 when she met Gage, the boy next door. It was supposed to be a regular summer just before college for Gage but one girl changed everything for him. Gage and Layla fell for each other. The next thing Gage knows is that Layla is gone. No matter how hard Gage tried to find he
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Jo - *✽*•.★Reading Is My Bliss★.•*✽*
Gage and Layla met one summer when Layla arrived on St Simons Island to holiday with her grandmother. Gage had never seen her there before and he had been coming to stay on the island for years. He is intrigued with Layla, she is a bit shy, loves to read and is really cute. They strike up a friendship which leads into a sweet summer romance between them. Until one day Layla is just gone.

Layla has had a pretty harrowing past, terrible things happened to her in her childhood home that no child sho
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Rosa Sharon (iScream Books Blog)
Some angels don't fly...
Prescott Lane has a gift for reaching my emotions. I'm a big fan of damaged, broken characters. I enjoy dusting off my 'inner cheerleader' and restocking my tissues. I find that even though they make me feel sad, at the same time they give me hope. At least in the romance books that I read they usually achieve some form of healing and find love to give them the strength to live with the things they can't change. So, in a way it's like therapy for me, but much cheaper. I l
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Jonel
Mar 21, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: kindle
Once again Lane has created a creative, enjoyable read that I fell in love with. The emotionally infused story had my heart on the line throughout. This well-structured novel was intricately plotted, taking readers on an adventure of love, loss, and return.

Lane takes second chance romance and gives it a twist. Life isn’t easy for these characters, but it’s a life that they’ve made their own. Their intertwining pasts and present create a heady mix for readers. At the same time, Lane developed th
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Jennifer
Jun 28, 2015 rated it really liked it
Shelves: perfect-guy
Has a serious subject through it, but still managed to be on the light and fluffy side without diminishing the heaviness of it all.

Borrow on BookLending.com so big thanks to whoever loaned it.
Tania
Feb 25, 2015 rated it it was amazing
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Truly, Madly, Deeply...
Gage Montgomery has a comfortable life, his family is financially well off, his parents love and support him and his future is essentially mapped out yet there is nothing pretentious about him. He has a strong work ethic, is responsible, respectful, well-mannered and all of that is already packaged in the teenage version. The charming and hardworking adult version carries all of those qualities f
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books are love
Mar 08, 2015 rated it really liked it
Each time I read a Prescott Lane book I fall further in love with her writing. This one blew me away for many reasons. First the boy fell and was left with no explanation to pick up the pieces. Second even after all that when the boy sees girl again and messes up he takes the blame and tries to be there for her. Third boy wants girl and never wants her to leave his side. He has the insecurities and fears of her running. Fourth I actually had times when it was the girl I wanted to smack upside th ...more
Cyndi Becker
Mar 13, 2015 rated it it was amazing
What a perfectly beautiful read about young, first loves and second chances. From the first page I was immediately in love with Prescotts' writing. Immediately I noticed that Prescott writes in the “show it to me, don’t tell me” descriptive style and I found I had quite a few highlights before chapter 1 was even complete. The sentiment and language spoke to my heart I easily felt the blush and giddiness of first love.

Gage and Layla meet at 18 and 16 respectively during a summer break along the c
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Lauren at Live Read and Breathe Reviews

3 Sweet Stars!

Source: eARC for Honest Review Courtesy of Author and Soluri Public Relations


After reading Perfectly Broken and loving it, I jumped at the chance to read this book.  After reading it I did like it , but at times I liked the idea of the story more than the actual story.





Layla Turner shows up out of the blue and changes Gage Montgomery at the age of 18 then changes it dramatically again 12 years later.  Layla blows in and the two young teens fall in love but there is so many thi
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Rachel
Jan 26, 2015 rated it liked it
3.5 Stars

Although this story touched on a heavy subject matter it still managed to be very sweet and hopeful. The story was separated into two parts. Part one was very much to set the scene. We meet the caring, attentive, sun kissed and gorgeous 18 year old Gage Montgomery. He has his life planned out by his father and is spending the summer with his parents in their beach house before heading off to the Naval Academy in the Fall. One look at the beautiful brunette Layla Baxter, the 16 year old
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Michelle Schroer
5 poetically perfect STARS!!!

I undeniably LOVED this book! Every once in a while, a book really captures your heart and pulls at your soul. Every once in a while an author – Prescott Lane – comes along and poetically masters a book. With words that harbor so much meaning you can’t stop reading and feels that you can’t help but to feel. You can’t put it down even for a second because, for the love of all that is, what the hell happens next!

I won’t give away any specific information about this boo
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Neilliza Swaffar
May 09, 2015 rated it really liked it
**Copy provided by author, in return for an honest review.***

4.5 STARS

At 16 she fell in love, when she needed someone the most.

Gage 18 at the time would have given her the world.

But life got in the way and she left without a goodbye.

Twelve years later they meet again..Is this destiny, giving them a second chance?

I guess you have to read and find out.

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This love story was beautiful, but heartbreaking at times. The summer Layla and Gage fell in love was beautiful and sweet. Reading about their
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Chu
Apr 07, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arc

Rating: 4.5 Stars

Gage Montgomery found his love of a lifetime in one summer of his life when he was eighteen years old. He was young, hormone-filled teen, and yet he knew deep in his heart and this was the girl he was waiting for. Everything was perfect, until she left and broke his heart.

For Layla Baxter, being on St. Simons Island for the summer when she was sixteen was the best and safest summer of her life. She never thought she’d met a boy who can make her feel cherished and love. She thoug
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Red Cheeks Reads
Mar 05, 2015 rated it really liked it
Layla and Gage meet when they are both still teenagers but they both also instantly know they are meant to be, they are connected. But Layla has a past, a horrible past she was running from but it catches up to her and she leaves Gage behind. 12 years later they meet once again, but can Gage overcome the fear of Layla running and can Layla face what happened to her and let Gage be there to protect and support her?

Honestly I was never quite sure how to feel about this story. I jumped back and for
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Jen Rattie
Feb 27, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I honestly have no clue how Prescott Lane does it but she makes me love her contemporaries. As a rule when I start to read one I start off automatically hating them and the author either earns my love or I abandon the book half way.

My requirements are: 1. Have a female main character that can stand on her own, 2. Have a male main character that is not perfect, 3. not automatically make me come to the conclusion that there is going to be a definite HEA, 4. have a meaty story, 5. a spunky best fri
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Donna
Apr 25, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Gage is 18 and Layla is 16 the summer they meet. Gage has just graduated high school and
has been accepted at the Naval Academy. Layla has come to spend time with her grandmother and doesn't know where she will be when school starts. Layla has secrets she hides from everyone. They fall in love and everything is great until Layla disappears without saying goodbye.

Quite by accident, they find each other 12 years later. Layla is still hiding secrets but wants to make Gage understand why she left so
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Sarah
Feb 21, 2015 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc
This is a two part romance. The first focuses on Layla and Gage as teenagers and their young love. A seemingly shy girl with her books, Layla, shows up to the same vacation town where Gage resides each summer. Suddenly Gage’s break before college doesn’t look as bad. In an effort to protect her from other boys, Gage acts as her protector before actually meeting her. In natural progression, they fall into an intense friendship and romance until Layla abruptly disappears one night never to be hear ...more
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Prescott Lane is the Amazon bestselling author of Stripped Raw. Some of her other works include: Perfectly Broken, The Sex Bucket List, and Layers of Her. She is originally from Little Rock, Arkansas, and graduated from Centenary College with a degree in sociology. She went on to receive her MSW from Tulane University, after which she worked with developmentally delayed and disabled children. She ...more
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