Genesis Sheli (Whispering Chapters)'s Reviews > Where Good Girls Go To Die
bookshelves: earc, 2017-releases
This is the year of me reading books by new-to-me authors and Holly Renee makes it to the list. When Imani from Enamored Reads told me about this book, the first thing that caught my attention was the cover, the red tones it has and how simple it is; the second thing was the title and I knew I had to read this. I'm so glad I gave this book and author a chance because I'm definitely reading more from this author!
Liv had her heart broken when she was young by her brother's best friend, Parker. As soon as she had the opportunity to leave town, she did. Unfortunately, things didn't work out so well in the long run and her job ended up being a stripper. After so many years, she encounters Parker at the club she works at along with her brother Mason, who immediately tells her to pack her things so he can bring her home. When Liv finds out why Parker was at the club, she doesn't want to leave with Mason, but she reluctantly says yes. She ends up getting offered a job by Brandon, Parker's friend, at a tattoo shop as the receptionist and she agrees, not knowing that Parker co-owns the store. Slowly things start to unfold in an angsty way that I couldn't get enough of!
There's so much hurt, betrayal, angst, hate, but Holly Renee did a fantastic job in making me so engaged in the story that I didn't care how much angst this book had. Heck, I was loving it! I read this book in one sitting, okay?! This hadn't happen in a while so I was happy this book brought that out. The chemistry between Parker and Liv is so explosive and intense and swoon-worthy! Parker is fiesty just as he is hot. And Liv is this great heroine who is upfront, doesn't take shit from people and is a great kick-butt female character. Not only were the main characters great, but the side characters like Mason, Brandon and Staci were just as fantastic (I need each one of them to have their own book)!
Where Good Girls Go to Die is a great angsty second-chance love story that will grip your attention from the very first page. It will give you all the feels! Plus, each character adds their own spin to the story that made me love it even more!
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