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Another great Armentrout book!
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
I will read anything by J.L. Armentrout. ANYTHING. So, obviously I could not wait to get my hands on this book! She did not disappoint (as usual).

What I loved:

I really enjoyed Sam's character. I am all for characters with redeeming qualities. So, this book was spot on for me. Sam used to be a horrendously mean person. She said horrible things to people at her high school, she was exceptionally mean to them. However, now that she can't remember any of that, she's actually quite decent. Thank goodness. It was so hard reading about what an awful person she was before. However, it was so sad to experience her learning all these awful things about herself, with her. What a second chance she has been given. To be different, to be better, to make things right. I'm all about second chances!!

Carson's character. Holy moly. How does JLA write all these amazing guy characters? I adore his character. He is so patient with Sam, even though she has been awful to him! Actually, a lot of people Sam was awful to are willing to help her now. Yay human race!

I really couldn't stand Del. I knew something was "off" with him from the first page he was on. Ugh. Disgusting man. I really wanted Sam to just punch him and tell him to leave her alone. For reals! Honestly, all of her "before the incident" friends were just horrible people that I would never want to be around!

I won't give away any spoilers, but I will say I called the "killer" from the get go. I don't think it's blatantly obvious, but I had my suspicions and they turned out to be right. That being said, the book still kept me on the edge of my seat and it's definitely worth the read. It's JLA, come on! Great mystery, amazing romance (again, it's JLA!), and a must read for all Armentrout fans!
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