Monday, July 8, 2013

Wait for You by J. Lynn

Monday, July 8, 2013
Wait for You (Wait for You, #1)Wait for You by J. Lynn
Publisher: William Morrow
Series: Wait for You, #1
Genre: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

3.5 STARS rounded up to 4

Sigh. I guess I'm getting tired of all the excessive & repetitive words used to describe a too-hot/sexy main male character. It's starting to annoy me. I literally rolled my eyes when Cam was driving shirtless─YES, SHIRTLESS, and I know I was supposed to melt into a puddle of hormonal goo but I didn't─and Avery praised him so much in her head that I wanted to yell "Shut up already!."

I know this is a New Adult book and it's understandable that their attraction is lust-driven, but I believe all the fangirling for the male's physical attributes could be lessen.

To tell you what, I LOVE DAEMON from Obsidian and I think it's safe to say Cam is so much like him. Hot, witty, thoughtful, blah blah you know it. The descriptions for Daemon were also overdone & sometimes irritating, but he managed to win my heart nonetheless. Cam? Not so much.

The plot is good but I don't see anything extraordinary about it. (Ugh I sound like a bashing reviewer! Believe me I'm just being honest!) It's like J. Lynn was struggling to write a contemporary and put as much depth as she could to the story.

I respect this is the author's personal fave that she's ever written (perhaps it's close to home?) but Obsidian will remain my favorite book of hers. ♥

Anyway, if you're looking for a steamy slash light contemporary romance and you don't mind the things I mentioned, then you're going to love this! Give it a try. :)

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