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(Revved #2)

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India Harris didn’t have the best start in life. Abandoned as a baby, she and her twin brother, Kit, spent their lives in foster care, only having each other to rely on. Then, at a young age, a relationship with the wrong man left India pregnant. Wanting to give her son the life she never had, she put herself through school and graduated with honors.

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312 pages
Published July 12th 2015 (first published July 8th 2015)
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Samantha Towle
Apr 09, 2015 marked it as to-read  ·  (Review from the author)











REVIVED (REVVED #2) TEASER #1

Leandro POV

My eyes move to the magazines on the table. A sports mag is peeking out from under the fashion mags. Leaning forward, I pull it out, instantly wishing I hadn’t.
On the cover of the magazine is a picture of me with the caption, What the Bad Side of Formula 1 Looks Like.
Nice.
So, now, I’m the bad side of Formula 1. Good to know.
I already know what the media say about me. How I’ve turned from a great racer into a drunk and a whore.
They’re not wrong on the whore
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Christy
Apr 11, 2015 rated it really liked it
4-4.5 stars!

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Revived is book 2 in the Revved series, but can be read as a standalone. In Revved, we meet Brazilian Formula One driver, Leandro Silva. Leandro is slick, he’s talented, and he’s on the top of his game. Until one terrible accident changes everything for him. He’s healing physically, but his mind isn’t in the right place. He’s having trouble coping with his near death experience. He’s having trouble coping with the fact that he’s not a racer anymore, and he can’t be again. Not until
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Sleepless Readmore
Aug 01, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Chase her.
Chase her even when she’s already yours.
That’s the only way you’ll be assured to never lose her.
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5 #TalkPortugueseToMe STARS

India and Leandro .. ♥
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The way I feel about her ...
it is not like anything I have ever known.
It is all consuming -- the unrelenting need
to be with her, make her mine,
brand myself into her skin
because she sure as hell is
branded into mine.


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"I bet being the hot racing bad
boy got you a lot of girls."
"I did alright." I give a lazy shrug.


So keep in mind all the sacrif
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Catarina
4 Reviving Stars.

A year ago Leandro Silva, one of the best F1 racers suffered an accident that put him out of the races for several months. But a year has passed and despite being physically healed he still can’t run. In order to get back to doing what he loves he decides he needs some therapy and just like him, India is the best at her job. He wasn’t expecting to fall in love with his therapist. And India, a single mother with not much more to live for than her son and her job was expecting ev
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Beverly
Jul 19, 2015 rated it really liked it
When I met Leandro Silva in Revved he wasn't my favorite character, but I won't lie and say I wasn't intrigued. There was a HUGE part of me that couldn't wait to meet the bad boy of Formula One racing.

I am less than half the man I used to be. A pacified version of myself, who can’t even climb into a regular car, let alone my race care. I can’t drive. And without that, I am nothing.


When Revived begins Leandro has physically recovered from the accident that almost killed him, well it did kill
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Alex is The Romance Fox
REVIVED by Samantha Towle is the 2ND book in her REVVED Duet and tells the story of Leandro Silva, the hot playboy and sexy Brazilian F1 racing driver, who we met very briefly in the first book, Revved.
After surviving the crash in his last race, Leandro has spent the last year trying to get back his life and career. It has not been an easy journey. Unable to come to terms with his situation, he's turn to drink and women....
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Still suffering the after-effects of the trauma, he needs to deal with
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ღFloღ the coffee addict
mehhhhhhhh....

I don't know...maybe I was in the wrong mood, but I didn't really care. Sorry.
MELISSA *Mel Reader*
Apr 11, 2015 rated it really liked it
REVIEW TO COME
4.5 Stars!
(BR with Sharon)

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Sharon ∞❥ is an emotional book junkie ❥∞
If you read Revved, you know that Leandro was in a horrible accident and barely survived. And he's still not "surviving" very well, in fact, he's having PTSD. His racing sponsors are forcing him to get back on the track and his only recourse is to get therapy. That's where India comes in.

India (along with her twin brother, Kit) were abandoned as babies and moved from group home to group home. Never feeling loved, she ate up the attention of an older man at her group home. However, here trust wa
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Jayme
Sadly, it is not as good as the first. I absolutely loved the characters and the background of the first part, so without hesitation I reached for this part. However, I am a little disappointed.

“Usually, the things we love most are the things that terrify us.”

***Quick Review:***

Series: The second book in the series, but can be read as a stand alone.
Grade: Sports erotic romance.
Main characters: Leandro Silva Brazilian F1 driver. Thirty-one years old. Dr. India Harris, therapist, thirty, abus
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Snow

5 "LEANDRO" stars

I fuckin LOVED it!!!

Revived is a second book in the REVVED series and I LOVED it as much as I have loved book 1, if not just a little bit more. This is a story of Leandro Silva a car racer that we are introduced in book 1 and we found out what happened to him at the very end of it. So this book is a continuation of his story of recovery, healing and finding fulfillment on more levels than just the basic one.

Leandro is physically recuperated and healed but he's mentaly down. He's
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Hot brazilian race-car-driver??? Count me in!!!!

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REVIVED was the PERFECT SEXY ROMANCE!!!
I loved every single second of it. It was cute and funny and moving and suspensy and soooo sexy and grrr - perfect ☺
I also loved that we got to see a LOT of Carrick and Andi again ☺






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Viviana
Mar 25, 2016 rated it it was amazing
5 stars!!!!


Samantha towle is one of my faves!!!! I absolutely love her!! And she didn't disappoint with Leandro and India's story!!!!

I lover every second of it. I woke up in the middle of the night thinking about this book. Lol.


It's a fast read. With great characters! I really fell in love with Leandro. And india's story was just heart breaking. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
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Michelle
Leandro what a man



India is a therapist an is a very good 1 she as been through some tough shit but she got her most precious treasure out of them hard times her son Jett she live with her twin bro Kitt who as been there through everything an as helped her raise her like his own they r very close everything was goin so well then 1 day in work she meet Leandro Silva a very famous formula 1 racing car driver he needed her help after being in a very bad accident that nearly took his life his he wa
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Sabrina
Apr 11, 2015 rated it really liked it
4 Heart Racing Stars



Leandro Silva was at the top of his game in Formula 1 racing. But when a bad accident puts him in the hospital where he dies before being resuscitated he's not sure if he'll ever race again. He's physically healed but can't even drive a regular car without having a panic attack. Taking the advice of his friend, Andi, he goes to see a therapist.

Dr. India Harris grew up as a foster kid with her twin brother Kit. When she was just a kid she was taken advantage of by an older wo
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NinaReader
Apr 11, 2015 rated it really liked it
4.25 "Everything feels different with her. She's my game changer. My one." STARS!!!



Another enjoyable story from the author who will always have a special place in my reading heart for giving me Jake Wethers.

If you read Revved, you've already met Leandro Silva, a fellow F1 driver who at the end of Revved was involved in a very bad racing accident.
All his physical wounds have healed but he's crippled emotionally and mentally because he's a race car driver who still has anxiety even getting into a
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Lyndy Ann ♫
Revived gets pole position from me as I loved everything about the story it has romance, suspense and laughs. This is Leandro Silva’s story we met him briefly in Revved. The prologue begins with Leandro’s accident that destroys his life for a time.

A year later and Leandro is physically ready to race again but mentally he cannot get into a car without reliving the accident, he's been hiding in alcohol and sex with random women until Carrick Ryan suggests Dt Harris a therapist that might be able t
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Kelli C ~ Jack Sawyer's Heart
2.5-2.75 Stars

So maybe its a me thing. But this was ok. I really didn't care for Leandro Silva in Revved so his trauma and tale was just meh for me. I loved the heat and the good doc, India!

If you want a quick, insta-lust that is really an insta-love, game on. I for one didn't care for the fast emotions. So, there is scorching heat and sexy talk...fast racing...a heart stealing pre-teen...some past trauma bubbling out of the closet...that is Revived
Lisa
*ARC Given to Blog for Honest Review*

3 “Being second is to be the first of the ones who lost.” “unethical”

I can’t help but get excited about Samantha Towle’s books – I love her characters, the humor, the sex…the result is a combination that just works for me. Plus after meeting Leandro in Revved, I was very ready to see what this Brazilian stud had to offer. While I did enjoy Revived overall, I was slightly frustrated that it didn’t meet the expectations that I was hoping for.

Dr. India Harr
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I loved the first instalment in the "Revved Series" by Samantha Towle and when I found out the lovely lady would be taking us back to the world of formula One by giving us Leandro's story, I was beyond excited. I knew this book was going to be a little different to Carrick's story and I wasn't wrong. This was definitely a more angsty, emotional, hear
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Kelli C ~ Jack Sawyer's Heart
2.5-2.75 Stars

So maybe its a me thing. But this was ok. I really didn't care for Leandro Silva in Revved so his trauma and tale was just meh for me. I loved the heat and the good doc, India!

If you want a quick, insta-lust that is really an insta-love, game on. I for one didn't care for the fast emotions. So, there is scorching heat and sexy talk...fast racing...a heart stealing pre-teen...some past trauma bubbling out of the closet...that is Revived.
Антоанета
Jan 03, 2018 rated it really liked it
Имаше нещо в тази книга срещу, което се бунтувах (чак не ми се четеше). Самият замисъл терапевт да се влюби в пациент и той в него някак си не я възприемам, наистина не е етично, не е редно, не става така, не ми беше достоверно. Не че е напълно невъзможно да се случи, но все пак. Ето за това не ми беше по вкуса този сюжет. Да, Индия постъпи правилно като се отдръпна и прекрати взаимоотношенията си с Леандро, а истинската им връзка започна много по-късно, но все пак... Иначе цялата история след т ...more
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We met the sexy Brazilian Formula One driver, Leandro Silva briefly in Revved. We knew he was in a horrible race car accident but we didn't get to see was how that affected him. He's unable to compete in future races due to his fear of driving, which is totally understandable so it's brought to his attention for him to see a therapist Dr. India Harris. There's instant attraction for both but while Leandro would like to start a relationship with India, India is unable to reciprocate(publicly, emo ...more
Steph
Jun 08, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Where do I even start? Another fantastic story from Samantha Towle!
I loved every single minute of this book. It was sweet, light, fun, super sexy and heartfelt, all at once...

I really liked Leandro in 'Driven', but seeing him so low at the start of this story just made me fall in love with him completely.

'I should have died. I would have died a legend.'

India is a truly inspirational character. She found herself in a terrible situation when she was still so young, but she's never let things ge
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Christine (Shh Moms Reading)
Apr 22, 2015 rated it really liked it
3.5 stars
I love Samantha Towle books and couldn't want to read Leandro's story after meeting him in Revved.

Towards the end of Revved, we learn that Leandro suffers a horrible accident while racing that puts him out of commission for many months.

Revived is Leandro's story and allows the reader to meet the man that once was on top, at the height of his game in racing, to now showing vulnerability in need of therapy to overcome his fears of ever racing again. You see Leandro is a shell of who he on
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4.5
Leandro and India's story sure made my day!

I can describe this story as "inevitable". Their attraction towards one another is undeniable from the start, so it was just a matter of time. What I like about this is how they developed into a couple. There were a few bumps, but they powered through. I really, really like India's boy. One of the best son-character in my fiction world. Cool as hell boy! :)

I'm happy for their happy ending. A good read indeed. :)
Yomi M.
Jul 19, 2015 rated it liked it
Meh, it was okay. I didn't really like either of the characters that much.
Elena
Jul 13, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Прекрасна история, още по-добра от първата!
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SAMANTHA TOWLE is a New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal bestselling author. She began her first novel in 2008 while on maternity leave. She completed the manuscript five months later and hasn’t stopped writing since.

She is the author of contemporary romances, The Storm Series and The Revved Series, and stand-alones, Trouble, When I Was Yours, The Ending I Want, Unsuitable, Wardrobe
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