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Today's Promises

(Promises #2)

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Starting over isn’t easy, especially when the past keeps coming back to haunt you.

Flynn O’Neill and Jaynie Cumberland thought life outside the foster care system would be a breeze. Now eighteen and sharing a home in the quaint, little town of Lawrence, West Virginia, their new start should be nothing short of idyllic.

Unfortunately, it is not.

Flynn and Jaynie are discover
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Kindle Edition, 245 pages
Published September 8th 2016
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Title: Today's Promises
Series: Promises #2
Author: S.R. Grey
Release date: September 8, 2016
Cliffhanger: No
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Today's Promises is the second book in the Promises series and the conclusion to Jaynie and Flynn's journey. If you haven't read book one, don't read any further as there may be spoilers for it in this review. These must be read in order.

When I read Tomorrow's Lies last October, I was moved by the heartbreaking story of two teens who had to endure unimag
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S.R. Grey
Oct 20, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2016, dualpov, hea, newadult
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Starting over isn’t easy, especially when the past keeps coming back to haunt you.

Flynn O’Neill and Jaynie Cumberland thought life outside the foster
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Richelle Robinson
Sep 05, 2016 rated it really liked it
After reading "Tomorrow's Lies", I had so many emotions running through me. I couldn't stop crying and thinking about these characters. My heart ached so bad and I NEEDED closure. I'm so happy to report I got what I needed in "Today's Promises".

Flynn and Jaynie are finally free from their nightmare, reunited and are trying to start fresh. As to be expected their are some bumps and bruises along the way. Healing and closure doesn't come easy and they are existing and not living. They get a call
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Bianca
Sep 08, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I received an ARC in exchange for an honest review.

Flynn and Jaynie escaped a horrifying experience in the foster care system. With determination to move on, they both discover that their past is not that far behind them with the threat of the Allison, their former foster sister being released from prison early. Flynn and Jaynie become relentless in finding ways to stop this from happening. But in doing so, they discover deep and dark secrets. Ones that were never to come to light. This shakes t
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Dayreader Reviews
Sep 07, 2016 rated it it was amazing
To say that I was excited about this book doesn’t even come close to how I felt after reading Tomorrow’s Lies. I am so happy I found a new favorite author because Ms. Grey’s books have been life changing! In Tomorrow’s Lies left you with so many emotions and my main emotion was hopeful! I felt like the end of that book was poetic and once you get to the end it was just amazing! Then to get more about their story was excellent and my mind went through many scenarios about how everything would pla ...more
Elsa Gomes (BookishAurora)
Jun 13, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: read-in-2017
Rate: 3,8/ 5 stars
Hazel *Craves the Angst Reviews*
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Today’s Promises is book two in the Promises series and is a New Adult, Romance written by S.R. Grey. I was gifted a copy from the author in exchange for an honest review through Give Me Books Pr .

4.5 Amazing Stars!

The Review:
This book was so well done! It was both heartbreaking and uplifting at the same time. Told in dual POV’s and picking up basically where the first book left off, we revisit the lives of Jaynie and Flynn, Mandy and the twins
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♥Booklish Reviews♥
Sep 25, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Well played Grey




Review to come!
Alicia
Sep 01, 2016 rated it really liked it
"Today's Promises"
(Promises series book 2) by S.R. Grey

A wonderful second and final book to this series. "Today's Promises" caught the readers up with Jayne and Flynn and how they have been doing since leaving the foster care system. They are both struggling, at times, for their own reasons. They are trying to live a normal life despite all that they both have been through. At times they actually do feel that life is normal and settled. And for a time period it is. Yet, for a period of time, Ja
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Nora Fresse
Aug 29, 2016 rated it it was amazing
What an absolutely beautiful conclusion to Flynn and Jaynie's story. I was so moved by their story. The journey was a rough and bumpy ride but so worth it. The anxiety they felt daily to heal from their past, to protect each other against the threat of Allison Lowry and love each other above anything else was truly so emotional and heart wrenching.

Flynn and Jaynie escaped the horror of their foster home at the Lowry residents and through it all they remained each other's support. Dealing with o
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Smashlybookalicousreviewingchicks
Jaynie and Flynn are still just trying to make it through each day. Each day holds a new challenge for them to over come.
Jaynie is suffering from nightmares caused by the last foster home she went too. With those nightmares and hording food she has a lot deal with. With Flynn by her side though she can over come anything. There is a new development thay shakes these two and changes things.
Flynn is trying to help Jaynie with her nightmares. He's being strong for her and he's being her rock. H
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Annamaria
Sep 04, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Five Amazing Stars! This is the second book in the Promises Duet and should be read in order to fully understand it. We pick up where book one left off and continue Jaynie and Flynn's story. They are finally out of the foster care system and trying to live every day life. Of course every day life is not problem free and now they must deal with the potential release of Allison from prison. Can Flynn and Jaynie bond together to overcome life's problems and have their happily ever after? I thorough ...more
Melanie
Jan 23, 2016 rated it really liked it
I just to start off saying that I am in love with Flynn.

I have been waiting to read this book since I first read Tomorrow's Lies. I had good intentions of only reading a couple of chapters before I went to bed (I know better to start a new book at 10:45 at night) but ended up finishing the book in three hours as I could not put it down.

This picks off right where the last one left off and takes you on Flynn and Jaynie's path to recovery and healing.

I felt that the ending was slightly rushed as I
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2OCC Reviews
Sep 04, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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S.R. Grey has once again written another heart wrenching read that tells the beautiful story of two people healing from the pain of their pasts and to move on with their lives together. I absolutely loved this story and it has quickly become one of my all time favourite books. S.R. Grey has outdone herself with this beautifully written story. Todays promises picks up where the last book finished and continues to tell the story of Jaynie and Flynn. Jaynie is continuing to deal with the trauma and ...more
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Tammy Cole
May 20, 2016 rated it really liked it
First off I want to say that I absolutely love this cover! It's so eye catching with the coloring in the background. I was so excited to read the conclusion to Flynn and Jaynie story and I was not disappointed.

Flynn and Jaynie both have nightmares stemming from the childhood they grew up in. They have each other to fight back the demons they both face and I loved how supportive they were of each other. This was such a good book and I loved every word of it. I loved the epilogue and being able to
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Pamela Sparkman
Jul 06, 2016 rated it really liked it
I'd been waiting for Jaynie and Flynn's conclusion ever since I finished Tomorrow's Lies. I read it in one sitting. If ever two people deserved a HEA it's these two. Lots of twists and turns I never saw coming...at all. S.R. Grey did a good job at surprising me. And even though it was painful at times, I am so happy to have gotten to take this journey. Jaynie and Flynn's story will stay with me for a long time.
Helen King
Sep 21, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Another great read!

Once again, SR Grey has weaved her magic with another work of art. The Flynn and Jaynie love story is so intricately designed. The thoughts twined together takes through a journey of young love developed through adversity and withstands through to the promised land. This book makes me cheer!
Gee Frid
I received an ARC in exchange for an honest review. What can I say but I loved it. I didn't want to put it down. It was beautifully written and breathtaking. I thought it was better than the first in the series and I absolutely adored it.
Franci Neill
Aug 28, 2016 rated it it was amazing
5 Keeping Promises Results in Forever Love Stars

This is the continuation of Flynn and Jaynie's story from Tomorrow's Lies and I was admittedly somewhat reluctant to read it. Don't get me wrong, I wanted to see if these two get their HEA, but the first book just about gutted me and I wasn't sure I had it in me to be ripped apart again.

Well, I'm here to tell you, I dove into this story and didn't come up until the very last page and while there were tears and heartache, there was also smiles and
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Kaylin Beach
Oct 21, 2016 rated it it was amazing
"Facing your demons head on, the ones from the past, that crap is never easy."

I read Tomorrow's Lies by S.R. Grey and absolutely fell in love with the story and her characters. I have been waiting SO LONG for this second book to be finished! Today's Promises was absolutely amazing and did not disappoint me at all! This book went above and beyond all my expectations. I do not know how I am going to be able to write this review because S.R Grey has given me the biggest book hang-over I have ever h
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Olivia Rofrits
Mar 25, 2017 rated it really liked it
Great read. We got to see Jaynie and Flynn get back together after what happen in book two. Glad the twins got placed with Mandy so happy about that. They all came along way from being mistreated and abuse.
I think this book and bk 1 should of been combined.
Jennifer
* A review copy was provided by the author in exchange for an honest review *

~ 3.5 Stars ~

Let me start by saying that I am glad I chose to read this book. I was a little hesitant after reading the first book, since I had mixed feelings about that book. But curiosity got the better of me and I had to know how Jaynie and Flynn’s story ended.

I was overall thrilled with how this story ended. I think the author did very well giving Jaynie and Flynn the life they deserved after everything these t
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Lisa Daniels
Oct 25, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Today's Promises by S.R. Grey was a truly beautiful story that showed me that no matter what life has thrown at you, there's always space for hope, always a chance to heal. Especially if that one special person is there to help you!

Flynn O' Neil and Jaynie Cumberland are starting over after escaping a life of hell in the foster system. Although they are extremely happy to finally be together, they have a long and bumpy road of recovery ahead of them. At least they have each other and that's all
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Angela DeMarco
Dec 07, 2015 rated it really liked it
Today's Promises is the conclusion to Flynn and Jaynie's journey that began in Tomorrow's Lies. To say their journey was easy is an understatement, it was heartbreaking, emotional, bumpy but so very worth it in the end. In book one your introduced to the two of them living a life of hell in the foster care system, Today's Promise you'll see Flynn and Jaynie who have since escaped the clutches of foster care, trying to put their lives back together and live a normal quite life. Sometimes life can ...more
Books Laid Bare
Sep 08, 2016 rated it really liked it
4.5 Stars
Being free doesn’t always mean what you would think. Just because you can walk down the street doesn’t mean that internally every step isn’t tearing you apart. Your true self, burdened and tormented, that is no way to live.
Flynn and Jaynie are together but at what cost? Can they survive the perils that are placed before them, they have faced hardship in the past but will they have to face it again?
I wanted nothing more than a happy ever after for this pair but I really didn’t think I wa
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Wendy Wright
Today's promises by SR Grey
5 stars beautifully written, truly wonderful story

Today's promises by SR Grey is the 2nd book to Tomorrow's Promises this lovely story about a young couple Jaynie Cumberland and Flynn O Neil escaping a life of brutal cruelty within the care system at the hands of Allison and Mrs Lowry who are now locked up in jail,
Now Jaynie and Flynn are starting to build a new life for themself 's in a small town called Lawrence,
But with everyday they become stronger something kno
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A Book Lover's Emporium Book Blog
Today's Promises is the beautiful, poignant conclusion to Flynn and Jaynie's love story and the Promises series. Like the first book, Tomorrow's Lies, it was suspenseful and riveting. Maybe even more so, in some ways. I read the two books back to back in one day. Yes, they were THAT good!

Flynn and Jaynie have reached the age of eighteen, when they can leave the foster care system and strike out on their own. They are slowly healing and picking up the shattered bits of their lives. Unfortunately,
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Sarah Dale
Aug 28, 2016 rated it really liked it
After reading 'Tomorrow's Lies' I was emotional drained and not sure if I could handle anymore with Today's Promises but my heart needed healing so I gave it a chance and I wasn't disappointed.

Flynn and Jaynie are finally free from their nightmare, they are reunited and starting their lives together. They start off existing instead of living as healing doesn't come easy. It's not until they get a call that changes everything they can finally heal and move on. Their love for each other was what g
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Jennifer
Oct 29, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Today's Promises is nothing short of a great love story, with two broken kids trying to put the past behind them and move on in everyday life.
You meet Flynn and Jaynie in the first book, Tomorrow's Lies.
They are both in foster care together. While in a horrendous foster home they fall in love despite their living conditions.
They withstand all the things that happen to them , and are finally re-united in Today's Promises.
But the past is keeping them from moving on into the future together, with
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