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Saona is truthful but she’s been lied to.
Saona plays by the rules but she’s been cheated on.
Saona puts others first but she’s been used.

It all stops the day she finds out. It all stops when she sheds the good girl vibe that’s been dragging her down like a stone. It all stops when she takes a shot of what she’s been missing, at the hands of a hot bartender named Jax.

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Kindle Edition, 266 pages
Published September 25th 2018 by J. L. Lora
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Sissy's Romance Book Review
SOME NIGHTS by J.L. Lora is the story of Saona and Jax.
Saona is dealing with the hurt of a cheating husband but she takes action to seal the deal by getting a divorce from him and working to try to move on. When she meets Jax a bartender they set out to have a hot encounter but it seems to flow into something more when they start texting and meeting up again. Jax is a hard-worker who works two jobs to fix up a house along with taken care of his family. These two are somewhat of a opposite spect
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Merry Jelks-Emmanuel
Oct 03, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This book had me from page one. Saona is tired, after catching her cheating husband in the act she goes to Boston and while there she meets Jax. Things click between them right from the start and it is he who helps her get through her divorce although her mother wants her to remain with her cheating ex! As these two heats up Jax inner voice starts to listen to others about him not being good enough to be with her. Will he give in to the naysayers or will he man up and take the opportunity of a l ...more
Isha Coleman
Sep 26, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: first-reads
Some Nights by J.L. Lora  
 
Saona is one of those characters you don't expect to love, but can't seem to help yourself. She's a survivor. Pain has been a shadow all of her life. From the people she loves, to the obstacles that stand in her way. She's determined not to let heartache win. Whether the good girl with a heart of gold or the bad girl searching for a place in the world, she appeals to every person that needs a way to hope. Some Nights is the story of a dreamer hoping to find salvation f
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Wendy Livingstone
Oct 04, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Saona finds out that her husband is cheating on her, and she leaves him. While on a business trip Saona meets sexy bartender Jax, which leads to more than just a one night stand. The chemistry between these two is explosive. This is a well written flawless story, which is humorous, entertaining, and a sexy read, which had me totally captivated throughout this addictive page turner. I cannot wait to read more of this talented authors’ work, and highly recommend for all readers.
Mary Kazen *Rabid Readers Book Blog*

Ready for a book that will pull you in? Here you go. This is the story of Saona and Jax. Saona finds out about her husbands cheating ways and kicks him to the curb. On a night when she is dealing with it while on a business trip she meets the hotel bartender Jax and sparks fly. She does something that she has never done and invites him to her room for a one night stand. Risking his job, which Jax would never think to do, he accepts her invitation and this one time fling turns into more. Soon the
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Jennifer Pierson
Oct 02, 2018 rated it it was amazing
It only took one book for me to become extremely addicted to J.L. Lora with her talented writing style, and even more books later, I don't even look at any sort of synopsis before I know with certainty that I have to read it. Some Nights is another amazing story with a heroine, Saona, that I couldn't love more if I tried, not to mention a secondary made up of her bad a** sister who kept me laughing hard. It all starts when good girl, Saona, decides that she's had enough when she catches her husb ...more
Jennifer Copeland
Oct 01, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Title: Some Nights
Series: Standalone
Author: J. L. Lora
Genre: Adult and Erotic Romance
Pages: 255
Rating: 5 Stars
Reviewed by Jennifer Copeland for Janise Jivin’ Blog

Some Nights by J.L. Lora was a fantastic read! This is the first book that I have by this author and it won’t be my last. J.L. Lora does not disappoint with this book Some Nights. I couldn’t put my kindle down. Some Nights will leave you with wanting to read more. As you can tell, I really enjoyed the book.
Some Nights explores the buddi
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Mary
Sep 30, 2018 rated it really liked it
Saona is faced with the ultimate betrayal by her husband and she shows her strength by walking away and filing for divorce. She is successful career woman making her own money that her husband has mooched off of for years. Her sister Sierra is a true spitfire, encouraging her to embrace a one-night stand with the sexy bartender, Jax. Jax is shell shocked by Saona when she walks into his bar, she carries a sexy confidence that is hard for him to resist. Their initial meeting is awkwardly funny as ...more
Rhi
Oct 03, 2018 rated it really liked it
Saona meets Jax the night she decides to divorce her cheating husband. Instantly attracted to the sexy bartender, she acts quite unlike herself when she invites him to her room. Jax knows he's risking his job to follow through with her invitation but the attraction he has for her is too strong to resist. But what starts out as a one night stand grows into something more - and not even distance seems to matter.

Lora has created a cast of characters that work. Saona is great: sexy, confident, and
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Beyond The Covers Blog
Sep 26, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: celeste
When the first page of a book starts with a drink recipe then you know it’s going to be good.  Some Nights is a great story about betrayal, heartbreak and finding the one that you are truly meant to be with.  With the drinks flowing and the sex hot and heavy this story will leave you wanting one of those cool COCKtails. I give Some Nights by J.L. Lora 5-stars
 
Saona Torres has just learned that her husband of six years is cheating on her, not just cheating but cheating on her with hookers.  Decid
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Amy Stephens
Sep 30, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I absolutely love J.L. Lora's writing!

I fell in love with J.L. Lora when I read The Summer I Loved You. So, when I discovered she was releasing Some Nights, I couldn't wait to start it. Lora has a way of luring you in with characters that are realistic and easy to relate to.

Saona was a very strong-minded character, and I liked her right off. Finally reaching her limit with her cheating husband, Saona stood her ground and moved on. She refused to let him take her down. Though she met Jax at a v
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Ree
Oct 03, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Saona is a good woman whose husband has treated her badly. When she goes to her hotel bar to help recover from his latest mistreatment, she meets Jax. Emboldened by the sexual chemistry rampant between them, Saona makes Jax a proposition, which leads her down a path she didn't know she needed. As Jax struggles to be the man he believes Saona needs, doubts plague their relationship. Is their new relationship strong enough? Or will it be reduced to some nights?

J. L. Lora has fully converted me int
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Kari Hansen
Sep 30, 2018 rated it really liked it
When Saona realizes that her marriage and their life together is nothing but a lie she stops in at a hotel bar for a drink. While there she meets the bartender Jax and she decides that living your life to the expectations of others has only brought her pain, so she invites him to her room for the night.

Jax knows that meeting Saona in her room could cause him to lose his job there is something about her that he is unable to deny. What was supposed to be a one night stand has started to evolve int
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Ashley Cestra
Sep 27, 2018 rated it liked it
It’s not often a try a new to me author I have never heard of before, but something compelled me to open up Some Nights. The main character was of Hispanic decent which is something I have not encountered much in the romance novels I read.. but as a Venezuelan I felt connected to Saona in her mannerisms. While the story had some great elements, a Very wealthy Hispanic woman, a sexy bartender, an interesting storyline. The execution fell a little flat for me. I was disappointed in the ending. I t ...more
Jess Lawson
Oct 08, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Some Nights by J. L. Lora surprised me. At first I felt like it was going to be a book that I would end up putting down. I gave it a chance and boy am I glad I did. This book was out of this world. I LOVED it. Soana is amazing. She has been let down and pushed around but she no longer wants to be that woman. She takes her life into her own hands and finds Jax who opens a whole new world for her.

Jax finds lust at first sight with Soana once he saw her there was no going back. This book has some
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Andrea
Sep 28, 2018 rated it liked it
Hot,sexy,funny, and a little bit of drama. I liked this one,but it was something very new from this author.
I liked Saona and Jax. They were very interesting couple. So different,but they were just right for each other.
However this book had some of the things that I just don't like and can't find excuse for.
But other than that it was a really nice read. This author knows how to make you swoon over her male characters and Jax was really swoon-worthy. I really liked Saona's sister and I do wish we
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Misty Goan
Oct 21, 2018 rated it it was amazing
A very well written and developed journey from an unhealthy love and relationships to the imperfectly perfect combination. The story was filled with different emotions. Saona goes to Boston after catcheing her husband cheating and meets Jax struggles with people and his insecurities about him not being good enough to be with her. They have great sizzling chemistry that is sexy with a strong connection. Saona and Jax were great characters, they may have been opposites but they were good for one a ...more
Tanya
Oct 09, 2018 rated it it was amazing
She has always been good. She was cheated on, used and put on. She has had enough now. She is going to be a bad girl and it will be with the new not bartender. Will she really do it? Will it help her? See how she will get on

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Trish Watson
Oct 10, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Loved it!

I enjoyed this story thoroughly. It was very well written and developed from beginning to end. Anyone looking for a story the journey from an unhealthy love and relationships to the imperfectly perfect combination of the 2, this is it.
Am Goff
Oct 07, 2018 rated it it was amazing
These two people live different lives, but when they get together for a "one and done" they seem to get together time and again. There are issues in their lives that can tear them apart, will they allow it?

I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
Karen
Oct 17, 2018 rated it really liked it
The book of is an intriguing story that is captivating and entertaining. Strong and engaging characters. I appreciate reading this book.
Celeste
Sep 26, 2018 rated it it was amazing
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Lisa Cassie
This book was gripping, well written & the chemistry between the characters sizzled throughout this wonderful read.

Well done. I look forward to more!
Valeen Robertson (Live Thru Books Blog)


Saona (beautiful name!) is having a bad day, as in finding her husband cheating on her kind of bad day. So when she meets Jax (yes, like Jax Teller, one of fiction's best characters, EVER!) at the hotel bar she's kinda bitchy to him. It doesn't last, though, the bitchiness, because she's in fact, a sweetheart, and she apologizes sweetly, and Jax notices. Had noticed her since she first walked into the bar where he works his second job. He's surprised, though, when she propositions him, but he's
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J. L. Lora and is a Dominican-American author. Her stories explore the dark side of good characters, people living in the gray areas of life while playing the cards life has dealt them. Through them she manifests her love for strong heroines and their equally powerful Men. She currently lives in Maryland, pursuing her dream of writing compelling, sexy, can’t-put-down stories about empowered, badas ...more
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