Tag: monica murphy

Aug 26
{Review+Giveaway} In the Dark by Monica Murphy @MsMonicaMurphy

{Review+Giveaway} In the Dark by Monica Murphy @MsMonicaMurphy

In the Dark is the second book in a new, new adult contemporary romance series from Monica Murphy. It’s called the Rules Series and these books just keep getting better and better. The Rules Series is follows Shep, his friend Gabe and his cousin Tristan. I enjoyed Shep’s story, Fair Game, but I knew right away that I wouldn’t be able to wait for Gabe’s story. Gabe was a breath of fresh air in In the Dark. The story is told in alternating points of view between Lucy and Gabe. Lucy is house sitting for the summer in a super fancy home, and Gabe and his family are renting the house next door. Gabe was totally taken with Lucy the moment that he saw her, and I loved that about him. I loved that he was not afraid to be completely smitten by her. And I could see why he was. Lucy is great. Sweet, but with some spunk in her. Gabe and Lucy come from two different worlds, and… Read more »

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May 12
{Release Day Review+Giveaway} Fair Game by Monica Murphy @MsMonicaMurphy

{Release Day Review+Giveaway} Fair Game by Monica Murphy @MsMonicaMurphy

Fair Game is the first book in a new, new adult contemporary romance series from Monica Murphy. It’s called the Rules Series and it is off to a very strong start. I thought one thing from reading the summary of the book, and thought it had potential to be interesting and funny. And it was all of those things, but in a different way than I was expecting. Shep “wins” Jade in a poker game in one of the first scenes of the book, so I thought she was going to be stuck running errands and completing tasks for him, but what actually happened was so much better. Jade is too spunky to let anyone win her, and I loved that! She took the book in a whole new direction, and it was great. Shep comes from old money. So much old money that no one for generations has to work in his family if they don’t want to. That kind of money can be a great thing, or it… Read more »

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