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They found each other. Then the killer found them.

Detective Jackson McKenna walks into a psychologist’s office and finds that the doctor bears a striking resemblance to his first love, Lainie, who disappeared ten years ago after their disastrous first date ended in violence.

Dr. Elizabeth Parker is really Elaine Wilson, Jax’s Lainie. She’s been in hiding since the night tha
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Published August 11th 2016 by Lavish Publishing LLC (first published January 1st 2014)
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Richelle Robinson

Lainie and Jax dated briefly in high school. After a situation at home Laine had to leave and never came back. They reconnect 10 years later and Lainie's pay comes back to haunt her. Jax and Laine are on the run now as they try to outsmart the killer. The story was good but I felt it was a little too rushed. I would have liked the author to slow it down so I could feel more of a connection. Jax and Lainie have been separated for 10 years and I wanted more one on one time of them getting reconnec
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Brian
Mar 07, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Okay, I bought this book directly from the author I am darn glad I did. And to continue the honestly, I breezed this this book once before but this time I read it as if it was the last book I would ever read.

This story brings us into contact with Jackson, aka Jax, McKenna who is the epitome of the word "Jock". He has everything but the other star of the story, Lainie, real name Elaine Wilson, the epitome of word "nerd" except one, she is a beauty. the two meet when Jax gets himself in trouble an
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MadLoveBookBlog
May 21, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Huge thanks to the author and PR company for the Advance Copy. Review to come.

I REALLY liked it.
Nicole
May 04, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This was such a good story. I read through it in just a few hours, unable to put it down. Lainie and Jax were acquaintances in high school, until Lainie's stepfather attacked her and she disappeared for her safety. Jax is a wounded detective that has to visit a psychologist before returning to duty. He happens to walk into Elaine's office, and once he realizes it's really her, he isn't letting her go. He takes it upon himself to protect her at all costs.
The story jumps back and forth between the
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Robin B
Feb 02, 2014 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: jenny
1 star for DNF

I stopped,after the first chapter. It is so jumpy and just not thought out well. We have dual povs but instead of moving our timeline forward they jump back and start repeating things we already read. Also- there are several details that make no sense. And it's only chapter one.

Example: Jackson barely says,anything in his session yet a whole hour magically flies by? What happened the rest of the time? And- call me crazy- but this bugged me: Jackson ASKED the secretary for help wit
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Barb Shuler
Nov 30, 2016 rated it really liked it
*was gifted a copy of this audiobook in exchange for an honest review*

I liked the story of Laney and Jax. The growing budding relationship of their high school selves. The moment they have to part ways, the hard choices made. Then to have them thrust back together in the oddest of circumstances. It was a great mix of laughs, intensity and love.

For me the story was rushed at times. Then sometimes it felt a little muted. Like something was missing.

As for the audiobook itself, it was good but the
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The Book Fairy Reviews
This was a quick and suspenseful romance that will have you at the edge of your seat. I liked the characters Jax and Laine were very likable. A story of young love that was interrupted by tragedy. A second chance romance that is foreshadowed with danger from the past.
I did feel that some of the emotional parts of this book were resolved to quick, I would have preferred to see a more natural way for their feelings to be resolved. It felt as if there was a rush to get to the next scene. Overall
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Carol Cassada
Sep 23, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Invisible is a romantic suspense thriller about Detective Jax McKenna, who is reunited with his first love Lainie after ten years apart. However, their reunion is short-lived when some bad guys from the past hunt down the couple.

This is a short read, you could probably finish it in a few days. The book switches back and forth between Jack and Lainie’s POV. It also has flashbacks to the couple’s time in high-school, showing how they met and how their trouble with the bad guys began.

The author doe
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Patty
Oct 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing
There are times when a book has the perfect title and this is one! Lainie is Jax's tutor in high school and even though complete opposites, they briefly date. When she is attacked by her stepfather, she disappears and goes under a new identity. Now 10 years later, Jax enters her office, and realizes it is her. He is not going to let her go this time. When she is now being sought out, will he be able to protect her? I love romances that have a history. LA Remenicky gives us flashbacks from now ba ...more
KC Leigh
Dec 07, 2017 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
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The plot was thin, inconsistent and jumped around waaaaay too much. And the threat here is that Lanie's step-dad is the top of a big drug ring, but he has no money and steals her tip money to buy a $10 case of beer, yet he has all of these people working for him to hunt down Lanie for turning him in..

Not buying it. Sorry.

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Ashley Hedden
May 18, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Invisible was a good read by L.A. Remenicky. Jax is a detective who goes to see a psychologist. He never expected that the doctor would strongly resemble the woman he loved Lainie. Lainie disappeared 10 years ago after her and Jax had a first date that ended in violence. Jax would have never believed that Dr. Elizabeth is really his Lainie. They both go on the run in order to keep Lainie safe. As the killer threatens their lives, they grow closer. I really enjoyed reading Jax and Lainie’s story ...more
Sherry
Mar 17, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great read!

Jax and Lainie’s story started out as young love and tragedy separated them for 10 years. Circumstances brought them together again but past dangers threatened to keep them apart. This story is also about finding yourself in the midst of life altering changes. Invisible is well written and details how people can be self conscious about scars physically and emotionally. Loved it!
Nikkita
Jun 25, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Loved this story!

Loved everything about this story so much. It took a little bit of time for me to get used to the writing style. I'm a fan of both POV being used, but not used to them both being given over many of the same parts. Once I got used to it, loved seeing them both. Jax and Elaine both deserved their happily ever after finally, it was a long time coming.
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Tammy  Paterson
Happy ending

This book was a very nice romance novel. I really liked the way that Lannie and Jax found each other years later and were brought back together. Sweet love story.
Hello Cupcakes
May 23, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Invisible ~ L.A. Remenicky
“They found each other. Then the killer found them. Detective Jackson “Jax” McKenna walks into a psychologist’s office and finds that the doctor bears a striking resemblance to his first love, Lainie, who disappeared ten years ago after their disastrous first date ended in violence. Dr. Elizabeth Parker is really Elaine Wilson, Jax’s Lainie. She’s been in hiding since the night that changed both their lives. Jax discovers the truth when the killer lets Lainie know he’s
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My Secret Book Spot
Feb 03, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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“Invisible” by L.A. Remenicky
4 out of 5 stars

If you are looking for a quick afternoon read then this book is for you. “Invisible” tells an age old tale of unlikely young love ripped apart by circumstance only to be reunited later in life. Elaine met Jackson in high school when she was asked to tutor him. He was the popular jock and due to unfortunate family circumstances she spent her days trying to be invisible. As they get to know each other, he brings her out of her shell and she opens his ey
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Teena in Toronto
In their last year of high school, Jax was a basketball jock and Lainie was the geek who had to tutor him. As they spent time together, they got to know and like each other and went on a date. Lainie didn't have a happy home life and what happened with Keith, her stepfather, when she got home after the date changed her life forever.

Ten years later, Lainie is a psychologist and has changed her name to Elizabeth Parker. Jax is a cop who needs counselling after a recent shooting and Dr. Parker is r
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I received this book from the author for an honest review.

So this book is about Lainies the uber school nerd who is hiding behind baggy pants and huge nerd glasses from the world. She wants to be "invisible" from the world becaue things at home are not so great. Then there is Jax who is the untimate school jock. Girls are all over him and he loves it. Well Jax is in trouble with his coach for a failing
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Liz
May 20, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Invisible starts off with a really interesting premise. Told in the first person, we first meet Elizabeth Parker and she’s a psychologist whose next patient is a man from her past, Jax McKenna, a detective injured while on duty. He tells her that she reminds him of someone from his past, and that’s because Elizabeth is really Elaine “Lainie” Wilson, and it’s been ten years since they’ve last seen each other when their first date ended in violence at the hands of Lainie’s drug boss stepfather.

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Fiction  Vixens Blog
I've read a few books by L.A.Remenicky and I must say that I've thoroughly enjoyed them all. Ms Remenicky has given us another great story that will suck you in and keep you there from start to finish and then leave you wanting more from this author. Ms.Remenicky has written characters that feel so real that as you read about them you start to feel their pain ,and at the same time you can feel the love that they have for each other. Invisible is Elaine and Jax's touching story. They both known e ...more
AC Squared Book Blog
Nov 22, 2016 rated it really liked it
I really enjoyed this book! I love how it was more than just a romance story, and everything was different than any sort of "typical" romance story. There was a thriller side to this book and I really enjoyed that! It was a great combo of the genre's I like! I Also like how we got to see the background of Jax And Lainey's story, it was so in depth and a great background to the present day.

Lainey is someone who every girl can admire. From the beginning I liked her, she was smart, she was blind t
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Lauren Ngo
Jan 23, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This can get spoilery but I'll make it as clean as I can. This story broke my heart. The pain. the heart breaking, the running away, all of it tore at my heart but the love between Jax and Lainie was like sunshine on a cloudy day. Jax is recovering from the shooting that left him more helpless then he's like. He has no idea what the future holds for him the psychologist office of Dr. Elizabeth Parker. Now Elizabeth Parker or rather Elaine Wilson has never had a constant in her life other then he ...more
Maria Vickers
Nov 21, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Invisible by L.A. Remenicky is a story about Elaine, who is hiding from someone, and Jax, who has loved her for 10 years...even after she disappeared. Fate stepped back in and brought these two together, but something else lurks out there too. A killer has been set free and in hunting her. Can Jax save her? Will Elaine disappear out of his life again?

This is an audiobook review. So Let me break the book down into the two parts. First the story. 3.5 stars. There were parts of the story I think w
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Elle
Feb 23, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Invisible by L.A. Remenicky

I received this book for an honest review.

The only thing I have negative to say about this book is that is was short and sweet. If you are looking for a quick read then this is it.

Elaine Wilson wanted nothing more than to be invisible to her step father until she left for college, and she was most of the time. Being extremely smart, the principal asks for her help to tutor Jackson McKenna. Agreeing to help him with his grades was an easy task until feelings came int
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Magic Within the Pages
Reviewer: Donna
Rating: 3 Stars

Invisible is about Elaine and Jax. They both knew each other from high school and after Elaine is asked to tutor Jax in Geometry, Jax asked her out on a date which she is really happy about. The incident that happened after the date changed Elaine's life forever and that was her step dad Keith. After coming home from her date with Jax, Keith lays in to Elaine and beats her with a baseball bat and she ends up in hospital with Keith being arrested. She has to disappea
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Jamie
Apr 28, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I love second chances of any kind. A good had her/him and lost her/him and then found them again is probably one of my favorite types of stories.


And that's just what this one is!



Then:

Add a super nerdy girl and a jock who eventually fall for one another and you have a book that I'm happy to read!



Lainey doesn't have the easiest life. On top of a horrible family life, her social life is non-existant. She's a nerdy, quiet girl who is basically a social outcast.



Jax is a jock who needs tutoring
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Cheri
May 21, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
We've all heard of high school romances. This is not one of those. Oh, Jax and Laini fell for each other in high school, however not many have gone through what they did to have it end so horribly. Ten years later Jax, (the Jock) is now an honored Detective undergoing his physc release evaluation. Who is his Doctor? None other than the long lost girl friend he has never forgotten. The disguise might have worked if she hadn't received a threat from the monster who separated them so long ago. Onc ...more
Rebecca Austin
May 06, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: review-author, arc-s
Dr.Elizabeth Parker has a secret she is keeping but all that is about to change when her new client is someone from her past. Detective Jackson McKenna was the jock back in high school that saw beneath Elaine Wilson's baggy clothes and fell for the girl hiding underneath and when he realizes that Elizabeth Parker is Elaine Wilson he doesn't want to lose her again.

One night in the past their lives changed and Lainie was gone and now it seems like her life is once again in danger and Jackson vows
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Corrine Pickering
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Invisible - L A Remenicky

4.5 Stars

Wow, this isn't my usual genre so I wasn't expecting such a roller-coaster of emotions, I loved this book! Some great twists and suspense along with a lovely romance, I even shed a few tears at one point ... and I don't cry!

Elaine (Lainey) tries to keep herself hidden from her stepdad. Jackson (Jax) the schools basketball heart throb takes an instant shine to the quiet reserved nerdy girl who tries to keep herself to herself and hide under her big glasses an
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2OCC Reviews
Nov 14, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: marie
Invisible by L.A. Remenicky is a story of blooming young love torn apart and then reclaimed later in life. Elaine/Lainey meets Jax in high school and due to circumstances beyond their control they are torn apart. Lainey goes on with her life and becomes Dr. Elizabeth Parker, hiding from her past.

Years later, Detective Jackson McKenna ends up in Elizabeth’s office and again due to circumstances beyond their control they are thrown together to fight for their lives and their love.

L.A. Remenicky ha
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