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Liam Davis is a man without a past. That’s what he wants everyone to believe, anyway. Hell-bent on erasing any memories of his previous life, he knows that starting over is all he can do. Hiding who he is, where he’s from, why he’s running, and especially who he’s left behind, Liam has run away from everything he’s ever known. His plan works perfectly until one day when Pa ...more
Paperback, 360 pages
Published June 23rd 2015
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* Meli Mel *


♥ ♥ ♥ 4.25 STARS ♥ ♥ ♥




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"I know you feel the same things I feel. And I'll wait, Liam. I'll wait for you to tell me what means so much to you, because you mean that much to me."

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Parker Ryan is successful lawyer working at a great firm. What you wouldn't know is, that he is really unhappy. It seems whatever he does is never good enough for his father, more so since the moment he came out to his
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✦❋Arianna✦❋
Feb 04, 2015 rated it really liked it
4 Stars!!

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“Have you ever felt as if the life you’re living is supposed to be so much more than it actually is? Like it’s not the one you’re supposed to have, but you have no clue how to change it?”


At first sight Parker Ryan seems to be a man who has everything. He’s a partner in one of New York’s most prestigious law firms, his father's, firm. He has money, he’s good looking, he has a nice apartment and a fancy car. But Ryan is not happy. Despite graduating at the top of his class, Parker nev
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Melissa Collins
Feb 02, 2015 marked it as to-read  ·  (Review from the author)
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Jenny - TotallybookedBlog
May 24, 2015 rated it it was amazing
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‘He had a past he wanted to erase and I had a future I wanted to escape.’

Oh how we fell in love with this story as well as Liam and Parker. Melissa Collins has without question cemented herself as a 1Click Author as she beautifully writes a tale full of vivid emotion, heart-break and romance. We read with smiles on our faces, our pulses racing as well as tears in our eyes. It was a passionate tale of trauma, angst, second chances, self-discovery and healing as well as a reminder that with love w
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***** 5 Present Perfect Stars *****

This book.....
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Yeah, this book just makes me happy!!

Melissa Collins wrote one awesome book. The characters, the story, the issues, the entire package was BEAUTIFULLY done.

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Parker Ryan, living his life to make his father happy and proud of him. While deep down, he knows that will never happen no matter of how much of an amazing lawyer he is. Nothing he does makes his father happy and the fact that Parker is gay makes matters so much worse for their relationshi
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Gigi
This ended up being good after things heated up. Review shortly.
Gitte TotallyBookedBlog
May 24, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: 2015
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‘He had a past he wanted to erase and I had a future I wanted to escape.’

Oh how we fell in love with this story as well as Liam and Parker. Melissa Collins has without question cemented herself as a 1Click Author as she beautifully writes a tale full of vivid emotion, heart-break and romance. We read with smiles on our faces, our pulses racing as well as tears in our eyes. It was a passionate tale of trauma, angst, second chances, self-discovery and healing as well as a reminder that with love w
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Felice Stevens
Apr 07, 2015 rated it it was amazing
There's nothing I like more than when two MC who are complete opposites find love with each other. Melissa Collins gives that to us and more with this wonderful love story in Repaired. The angst is there, but so is all the love and sweetness and the wonderful storytelling we've grown to expect from one of her stories. I hated for the story to end!
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Okay, I don't often fangirl over M/M romances, but OMG!!! Melissa Collins has done an amazing job with this book. The characters were amazing, real and very passionate!
Liam is a mechanic with a dark past. Parker is a successful lawyer but constantly overshadowed by his oppressive father. When Parker's car ends up with a flat tyre, Liam is the one who has to fix it.
Not impressed by Parker's stand-offish behavior, he dislikes him but not everything is as it seems.
Beneath his arrogance, Parker is a
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Lelyana
Jun 23, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: abused, meh, mm, 2015, boring, failed-me
* 2,5 stars*

I was exited when I started this.
It's good in the beginning, and after 20%, it went down hill.
I was disappointed this was not I expected this story to go.
There's no chemistry between two MC, except the sex. Oh and don't let me start with the sex! There's nothing new, and it was not a good sign when I was skimming the sex scenes.



The story line though, was good. Liam was being irritable until 60%-ish and Parker acted like a nagging girlfriend.
I feel sorry about Liam's past, but it sti
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1-Click Addict Support Group
Jun 22, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Repaired by Melissa Collins was absolutely FABULOUS!! I’m a conservative reader… I read the same type of books over and over. I know what I like. But when I read the synopsis for this one I knew that it was going to be a must read for me. What I didn’t expect, because I wasn’t familiar with Melissa Collins' work, was that I was going to have my heart strings tugged in a way that I can’t even express.

Love isn’t exclusive to any specific group of people… EVERYONE deserves to be loved. PERIOD. I l
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Curly Carla Celebrity Readers
UGH, I love these damn M/M Romances. I am such a sucker for them. I love the vulnerablilty of the men. This is my favorite book by Mrs. Collins to date. I love the dual POV's. Dialogue here was fantastic, and I will keep saying it, dialogue is my kryptonite. I am just gonna dive into character profiles because I can't even. (I never thought I would say that, like, ever)

Liam: He comes off as rugged and gruff but is really quite sweet and easily hurt. He tends to push away people he is afraid to
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❧Gwendolyn❧A Bookish Berkeley Girl❧
3.5 Repaired Stars

I love, love love the concept of the book! And, honestly, this book and writing style, well, something about it, draws me in. Yet, this book did not capture me. In no way at all. No let me correct myself. The first few pages I loved, they were gripping. But, after about 20% this book took me on a slippery slope.


Gosh, what started my slippery slope, my only issue with this book....was the slow tenacious flow ^_^

But, nonetheless, I survived that slope, and found I liked it! So
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Suzy
Jun 09, 2015 rated it liked it
3.5 stars

Wanted to love this but the emotion just wasn't there for me. Great storyline and some good characters - can't pinpoint what was missing but I just found it difficult to connect emotionally with the MC's.

Found Liam's past hard to read but felt the author rushed trying to tie everything up at the end especially with his family :(
Mark
Jun 14, 2015 rated it it was amazing
I read this FABULOUS book with my fellow reviewer Lisa. Here is what we have to say about it;

Lisa: Repaired is the newest stand-alone M/M romance by Melissa Collins. I now have a few books by this author under my belt and I readily admit that she is fast becoming one of my favorite authors. Her books are so heartfelt, passionate and real. This latest story is no exception. Both men in this tale are in desperate need of love, understanding and acceptance. Can they find their way to a life of happ
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Pixie
Jun 23, 2015 rated it it was ok
DNF’d at 84%...I tried. I get what was supposed to happen here and what logically I am supposed to feel about these characters at this point but it isn’t happening. Initially I was excited, I felt like Liam had a past that caused him to set up barriers and was at an age where loneliness and meeting (almost said that other dude) Parker was perfect timing. Parker, a lawyer, was used to taking on “tough cases” and was going to be able to alpha lawyer Liam into relationship submission.

Unfortunately
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Wendy
This one was an oke read for me. I enjoyed reading it, but it took so long for the story to really progress. Around the half way mark it got better. I liked the heros, but I didn't really feel a bond with them. What happend with Liam was pretty fucked up...and I did feel sorry for him, but for some reason I just had difficulty connecting with the story. Maybe it was just me and it was the wrong time to read this one. 3 stars for me.
Jaime
Apr 28, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arc

Repaired by Melissa Collins is a book about two damaged men finding each other by chance and being drawn together -- almost pulled towards each other as they each fulfill a need the other has. While reading this book I quickly fell in love with Liam and connected with Parker -- and I knew that these two men were going to have a powerful story.







Liam Davis is a tortured man with a haunted past that has made him need certain things in his life. He has a close knit group of friends, those who he

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Katrina Passick Lumsden
It was good, but I wasn't blown away. Pretty formulaic and predictable, and a disturbing absence of emotional depth considering the subject matter.
Sandra Shipman ~ Two Book Pushers
Melissa has done it again!! She has written a beautiful and unique love story that hooked me in from the start.

Liam needs to start over and leave his past behind and never look back. He doesn't know where his next meal will come from but he will not give up. He just needs someone to give him a chance so he can prove that he is not just a punk kid but hardworking and trustworthy. Hope was on his side one night when he got that chance. And ten years later he would meet the man that would turn his
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Mayas
Feb 06, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Not where I saw this going but was truly NOT disappointed. Melissa embraces romance and it's trials like no other but her spin on an M/M struggle will leave you in awe. Liam and Parker was just two opposites making a perfect whole.

Repaired is gut wrenching and will leave you shivering with a feeling that just can't be put into words. It is about more than the sexual chemistry but the fight that defines their lives as well as change it for the better. I can't wait until the book world get their
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Donna ~ The Romance Cover
Jun 17, 2015 rated it really liked it
Repaired by Melissa Collins
4 stars!!

“I knew he was never going to be the person who completes me. He was the person who helped me realize that I was complete on my own, flaws and all.”


I do love M/M books and I can’t for the life of me remember why I was so apprehensive when I dived into my first many moons ago. There is something about the connection in these books that melts my heart, everything is more intense and it is for this reason that I am an M/M addict. This was another one of those
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Dawn Nicole Costiera
Feb 21, 2015 rated it really liked it
4.25 Stars!!!

What do you get when you have one seriously hot and frustrated alpha male lawyer and one devastatingly broken and beautiful mechanic?? One hell of a story....

Repaired by Melissa Collins is the third book I have read from her. I am enamored by her free flowing and effortless writing style. Her stories are always emotional, witty and seductive. I love that she writes about the lost and defeated people. She creates unique characters the you can't help but fall for. The boys in Repaire
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Heather / Obsessed With Myshelf
Double the cocks, double the deliciousness. That may be my new life mantra. oh, also, this is a fantastic love story.

Parker and Liam are completely different from each other but they’re both looking to be repaired (even if they don’t think so). When they meet its like a flame ignites from the hole in each of their souls, desperate to get them (and keep them) together. Each of them struggle with how to find themselves and Melissa does a great job of identifying the weak parts of each men when out
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Amy
Jun 21, 2015 rated it it was amazing
I want to start this out with thanking Melissa Collins so much for not ending the book in a cliffhanger. I think I would have died. She has a way of grabbing you and throwing you in the book. Making you feel the love, hurt, pain and happiness. I can't get enough of her work.

At about 35% of the book you get the first kiss scene. This scene was so hot and sexy I had to stop and make a Goodreads update.

~I'm 35% done with Repaired: OMG! I think I just read the best kiss scene EVER.. Hot ... Sexy .
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Jennifer Dicenzo
Feb 03, 2015 rated it it was amazing
"I never quite understood how who you loved made a difference in the person you were..." I love this quote early on in Repaired. In my opinion it sets the tone for Melissa Collins latest release. I finished this book a few days ago and have been trying to figure out how to express how amazing this book is in my review. I have read every book Melissa Collins has written. I know every time I review them I say she can't possibly make me love the characters more than the last ones. Once again, I wa ...more
Kizzy
Feb 02, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2015-favorite
Melissa's best work yet!

When I read the Prologue, I knew it was going to be an amazing read!!

What do you get when you have 2 men who are total opposites and meet by chance? You get one hell of a story that will have you feeling so many emotions. Liam is running away from his past and Parker wants a better future. Their first initial meeting wasn't great but as they got to know each other, their friendship grew. They are dealing with some issues and at one point I was on the verge of crying becau
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Daniela Green
Jun 26, 2015 rated it it was ok
I felt a little sickened after reading this book, because there was too much of everything.
I skipped almost all the sex scenes because they were repetitive and boring.
And that sort of insta-love felt too forced and unrealistic to me, so I was reading about this love, but I wasn't feeling it.
And then, how it's possible that a book about a delicate theme like (view spoiler) is so gushing?
I'm sorry, but I think that the author treated that theme with too little sensitivity and
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DaisyGirl
DNF @ 20%

It's always a non-starter for me if I don't respect the MC. Parker wasn't respectable. I didn't like him.

Bottom line: Nope!
Chris
Jun 22, 2015 rated it really liked it
Shelves: lgbtq
A really beautiful story about life, hope and second chances.
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