Saturday, October 25, 2014

Steph Nuss's Love In The City Series~ Review

Book One - Wanted By You 

Carter was captivated by Ellyson Evans the moment he laid eyes on her,
but she was the one girl who didn't beg for his attention.
He wanted her.
Ellyson vowed to never fall in love, because love can destroy you,
but then she met Carter Jennings.
She wanted him.
Unwilling to risk their comfortable friendship, neither confessed their desires.
Losing touch after college, a chance meeting reconnects them.
They want each other.
But love in the city is never quite that easy.

This was a super sweet romance. It didn't have drama or angst, it was just a heart warming and tear inducing read. This is perfect for a light hearted reading day when you just want to fall in love. I enjoyed the humorous scenes throughout the book as well as the fantastic secondary characters supporting the story who you want to have their own story.

We meet Carter who was the confident rich kid and Ellyson when she was the shy new college freshmen on their very first day. The first moment Carter seen her he had an instant attraction and wanted nothing more than to get in her pants as fast as possible. Ellyson smart to a players charm kept him at a distance. They had a rocky start to friendship but Carter's charm eventually wins Ellyson over, and even though both feel the attraction and lust they refused to give in to it. By the time they graduate college They are in love with each other without the other knowing it. They have never moved beyond friendship for fear of losing each other. When Carter is forced to move home to Dallas to help his family while his father is sick he vows to come back. He just didn't think it would take as long as it does.

Now 5 years later Carter moves back to NY and takes the post as English Professor at NYU. His only thoughts are about Ellyson. He wants to find her, but he is also terrified she has moved on.
Ellyson hasn't forgotten her Carter. Even after 5 years she can't forget him, but after 5 years it is time to give up hope. Can they find each other and will they be able to bridge the gap of time and have their happily ever after?

This book left me smiling and thinking on what happens next. I am really looking forward to reading the other books in this series and finding out what happens to the other characters and how their stories go. Wanted by You is a wonderful love story that I am glad I didn't miss. I will be recommending it! 

Book Two -   Fantasized By You

Celebrity fashion designer, Harper Jennings is only months away from turning thirty, and her dream of living a happily ever after has yet to come true.
She's given up on her fantasy.
Personal trainer and gym owner, Maverick Jones isn't thrilled about having a designer mentoring in his new clinic, but after meeting the brunette beauty face-to-face, he dreams of having his way with her.
He's ready to turn his fantasy into reality.
But when their fantasies collide, love in the city becomes more complicated than they ever imagined.

Book Three - Pleasured By You 
Expected Release Date: January 20th, 2015
The Love in the City series continues with Bayler and Fletcher's story.

Wanted By You (Love in the City, #1) (Currently Free)
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Fantasized By You (Love in the City, #2)
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Pleasured By You (Love in the City, #3)

Steph Nuss was born and raised in rural Kansas, where she currently resides with her black Labrador son named Gunner. She grew up with a passion for reading and writing. When she’s not immersed into the land of fiction, she enjoys listening to music that came before her time, watching movies and reruns of her favorite shows, and hanging out with her family and friends. She also has a bachelor’s degree in psychology that she’ll never use…unless she’s profiling her characters of course.

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