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I was a thief.

The invisible girl only he could see.

The woman who wanted to be more.


He was the mark.

The extraordinary cowboy who stole my sixteen-year-old heart.

The damaged man who still owned it, even four years later.


The Line was where we began.

Where fates collided.

Where truths derailed.

The place where our love story ends.
Kindle Edition, 257 pages
Published May 23rd 2017
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⊱✿⊰ Alicia ⊱✿⊰
4.5 Time To Fly, Little Bird Stars

I was too cold.
Too hungry.
Too tired.
I couldn't afford to get off this line, no matter how much I wanted to.

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🍑 Escaping abusive foster homes Everly had been on the streets or more accurately the train station for years until she met Momma Lou at a shelter.

She'd stopped on the sidewalk on her way into the building and stared at my seventeen-year-old self hard. Studying me. She pursed her lips, and I knew what she saw. I was so starved that I was practically ske
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Megan✦❋Steamy Reads Blog❋✦


“Now it’s time for you to fly, Little Bird.”


I have said it on more than one occasion my love for cowboys is infinite….. yes infinite! So, when I was given the opportunity to read The Line I literally jumped at the chance and couldn’t wait to dive right in. This is my first book by Amie Knight and I absolutely loved it to the point where I am already looking forward to reading future books by this amazingly talented author. If you are looking for a heart-achingly beautiful read, that will giv
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Maria✦❋Steamy Reads Blog❋✦


so behind on reviews! :O I really really loved this book and I think Amie Knight is a very talented lady. Looking forward to reading more of her work in the future!

My buddy's amazing review is on our blog page HERE.
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Olga therebelreader
I really loved this book, didn't want to put it down. The author manages to get the emotions just right. It had all of the elements that I look for in a great cowboy romance story. The characters were intriguing and had depth and drew me into the story effortlessly. A hero every woman dreams of. A leading lady that is strong, sweet, and beautiful. It was great to watch the protective instincts kick in for both of Cole and Every. When they start to explore their sexual attraction the scenes get v ...more
Barbara➰
While riding the train, a handsome cowboy speaks to a 16 year old girl who's looking for her next mark. He spends the day with her feeding her and just talking. He wants to save her. She can't help but fall a little in love.

Four years later he's different but she's different too. She just wants to help him like he helped her.

He was betrayed by his fiancée and his brother. But what's worse is the sweet little boy he thought was his isn't. He's grieving for what he lost. Can Everly soothe his so
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NMmomof4
3.25 Stars

Overall Opinion: This was better than I thought it'd be, and I did enjoy it. I did, however, feel a little disappointed at some of the lost potential in it. I felt like we could've gotten so much deeper with these characters, and that the overall premise was good but just was missing something. I'm not sure how to explain it, but I felt like it just missed the mark with the potential for some strong connections to these characters from their hurtful pasts. I enjoyed the side character
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Bev
May 31, 2017 rated it liked it
Shelves: kindle-unlimited
A little too insta and too sweet for me
Kiki
God this book!
I cried at my office in lunch room! Not even ashamed of that!
The hero! He called himself an ass, but god, he was perfect.
WHY IS THIS BOOK FREE???!!!!!
I'll review this book once I sleep on it because right now I'm still sobbing!
Quick safety tip: there's a 4 year gap between meetings. Neither were celibate. Hero's engagement broke off about 3 months before they met again. HOWEVER, hero was not in love with his ex fiancée. He was NOT a manwhore and he DID believe in love. H and h had
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Alex ♈
3.5 stars

Many stars for the kindness and side characters.
I adored Mamma Lou!
The romance wasn't quite my coppa.
The hero pushed her away, she came across as weak sometimes.
I didn't enjoy sex-scenes much. This whole thing with him wanting her to ask/to beg him was a bit annoying.
Overall a very good book with moral and humanity.
Katy Loves Romance ❤️
5 Healing Stars

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You know sometimes you read books you love, and you get to know authors and see into their hearts through their stories and words. And when that happens they just know how to touch your heart, those books just make you feel something FIERCE.. and with Amie Knight I'll tell you this she just does it for me.. oh my goodness does she ever?

This story is wholeheartedly about second chances and falling love. About family, about learning to live and to accept the gift your given. I lo
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Janie
Jun 18, 2017 rated it liked it
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Gitte TotallyBookedBlog
Jun 25, 2017 rated it really liked it
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4.5 stars

‘I was too cold. Too hungry. Too tired. I couldn’t afford to get off this line, no matter how much I wanted to.’


Don’t you just love when you start a book and you’ve never read anything by this Author before nor have you got any idea where the story is going to take you? A book that takes you so completely by surprise you actually have to stop and think why did I not read this sooner and how fast can I go find everything out about this new to us Author. Well this was us when we read The
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Jenny - TotallybookedBlog
Jun 25, 2017 rated it really liked it
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4.5 stars

‘I was too cold. Too hungry. Too tired. I couldn’t afford to get off this line, no matter how much I wanted to.’


Don’t you just love when you start a book and you’ve never read anything by this Author before nor have you got any idea where the story is going to take you? A book that takes you so completely by surprise you actually have to stop and think why did I not read this sooner and how fast can I go find everything out about this new to us Author. Well this was us when we read The
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Melanie
Jun 14, 2017 rated it it was amazing
5 Baby Bird Stars

This is such a beautifully told story. I loved every moment of this book and didn't want it to end. Everly grew into such a strong beautiful woman after a horrible upbringing. Cole found love and peace after losing everything. Together the chemistry between Cole and Everly was undeniable. Loved the crazy and outrageous BFF Cody. This is a great emotion read that I feel everyone will enjoy.
Danielle
Apr 21, 2017 rated it it was amazing
5 SMOOCHES!!

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AC Book Blog (Anne Christine)
“Welcome to The Line – where you’ll make enough memories to play for a lifetime”.

Wow! This is the second book I read of this author and it is my new favorite. Such a poignant story of love, hope, healing and a second chance at life.
Everly had a sad life, abandoned as a baby and ending up living in various foster homes. As a teenager she ended up on the street -- homeless, stealing from people on trains to survive. One night while she was making her usual rounds on the train she met the young cow
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Mandy Laliberte
May 09, 2017 rated it it was amazing
OMG!! How do I begin. I know this isn't your typical review. I'm a book freak, I read everyday. Even when a book is part of a series, I have to read them all (sometimes they are really bad). I know, I'm a bit crazy. So, let me begin by saying I am so proud of this author of THE LINE, Amie Knight, My beautiful, funny, witty and extremely talented daughter. SEE THROUGH HEART was a great book and had pieces of my heart all through it, It was difficult for me to read, but THE LINE is phenomenal! I c ...more
Bianca
May 25, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This is my first book by this author and certainly not my last. Her words grabbed me from the first page. Her characters bewitched me. I needed to read more. I wanted to know their story. And I am so glad I did.

Everly Woods and Cole Briggs met one night. A night where just for a minute, Everly didn’t seem invisible. Someone saw her. A night where Cole saw a broken girl and had no idea that just one small kind action would change everything. Fast forward four years and fate brings them together
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Deb Markanton
May 23, 2017 rated it it was amazing
A gorgeous story that is so cleverly layered, designed, and beautifully written that I devoured it in one day. It will gut you in the best possible way, and teach you a thing or two about love, hope, determination, forgiveness, and family.
Happenstance may have introduced a homeless young girl and a compassionate cowboy, but destiny reunites them four years later in the most delicious of circumstances. Everly and Cole are the epitome of soulmates, and Amie Knight proves it with heart-wrenching p
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Alison
Jul 09, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This book had me up all night and I didn't want to put it down as the sexual tension was burning up the pages.

Everly & Cole had meet on a train four years early when Everly was homeless from going through the foster system. Cole was the only person who really seen her, there in counter was brief but had an effect on them both, Four years later Cole is not the cowboy who Everly meet and she has blossomed into a beautiful inside & out. There is a little snag at the end you didn't see comin
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Joli
May 24, 2017 rated it it was amazing
rating 4.5 out of 5

THE LINE is a wonderful story about fate, love, and finding your truths.

There is a great amount of tenderness in THE LINE that made my heart both ache and feel full. It stirred my emotions and kept me reading well into the night. I just had to know what was going to happen between Everly and Cole.

What I loved:

*Getting the backstory of how Everly and Cole met - there was an authentic sadness that immediately made me want to read more and wish that Everly would receive her HEA
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Sammy ⭐️
Jul 31, 2017 rated it liked it
3.5 stars
Tricia Bartley (iScream Books)
"Is this what happened when people loved you? They just accepted you the way you were? Flaws and all?

The Line by Amie Knight...dang girl..I really enjoyed reading this book!! This book will definitely give you the feels!!! And y'all, lets take a moment to enjoy this Hawt Cowboy on the front cover!!! Goodness, he is just perfect for our leading man!! : )

So this book is about Everly, who is homeless and she is broken. She finds herself on a train where she meets a brown-eyed, brown-haired man in
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Tanya from Get Your Book On
May 17, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This is my first novel by author Amie Knight. And honestly, she has blown me away with this love story!!!

If you're looking for a book with all the feels, this is the story for you. Emotion pours off of each and every page. It has the perfect blend of sensuality, humor, and sweet romance. And I'm claiming Cowboy!!! He's mine ladies. Sorry not sorry.

Cole's caring, and protective nature just sucked me in, and then bam he opens his mouth in the bedroom and my knees go weak. The guy is bossy in the
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Pauline (Passionate About Books)
"Welcome to The Line- where you will make enough memories to play for a lifetime."
A broken girl meets a selfless young man who willingly offers her a helping hand and fills her empty heart with so much warmth and love, she cherishes it for years to come. Healing and moving forward, she "bumps" into him again... only circumstances are reversed and it is he who needs to be healed now. An epic love story which is so full of goodness that you feel the sun warming your body and soul. No matter what y
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ellieisuhm
May 11, 2017 rated it it was amazing
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Final Score - 5 Stars!

Amie Knight has done it again ... she is the queen of making me #UglyCry.

This book was an emotional, fabulous, and heartwarming story - I dare you not be effected by it's Southern charm and sass as well. The heroine, Everly, was bold, and strong and she's a rock-star to survive all that she has ... she completely stole the show for me and it's because of her strength that cried so hard and loved every minute of it.

The Line is about a young homeless girl and what she does t
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Amor
May 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I was gifted an early ARC copy of this book by Amie, and I have to sat that I stayed way past my bedtime reading this wonderful book. As an avid reader of romance, I love finding recommendations from fellow readers and blogs and was quickly added The Line to my TBR as I had read and thoroughly enjoyed Amie’s first book. Unlike most other cliché cowboy books, this one was a book filled with love and faith in kindness.

If you had nothing, what would you do to survive? Faced with the life of a runa
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Wit & Wonder Books
May 17, 2017 rated it it was amazing
*** ARC provided by author for an honest review ***

Beautiful Southern romance in The Line by Amie Knight.

Everly had a hard past, growing up homeless, on the streets just trying to make ends meet in her small town. When a chance encounter with Cole, a gorgeous and generous cowboy who provides her with shelter and food; she cherished those memories which helped her pass the hours and days though her struggles.

Fast forward years later; Everly now finds herself on a peach farm surrounded by kindre
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Nicole Sullivan
A fabulous, heartwarming story. This book was filled with Southern charm and sass. The heroine, Everly, was bold, and strong. She completely stole the show for me.

The Line is about a young homeless girl and what she does to survive in rural, small town America. She's been victimized, but she's strong-willed and resilient.

Everly meets a man one night, and that encounter changes her life. He gives her food, shelter, a shoulder to lean on, even if it's just for a night, and Everly uses those memo
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Megan  ~The Never Ending Book Basket
Let me start this review off by saying that if I could give it all the stars in the world, I would. It is that good. It is that exceptionally written. And it is that damn unforgettable. This book, this world, these characters, and what I got within the pages of this utterly consuming book was everything, and I truly can’t say that enough.

This book took me in its grasp, and didn’t let me go all the way through. It made me fall. It made me swoon something fierce. It had me beyond smitten with the
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