Better – Kindle edition by Jaime Samms. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking. Standalone book in the M/M genre. Available from Dreamspinner Press, Amazon, Kobo, Barnes and Noble, Google Play, iBooks, Indie Bound. After filing. Posted on August 13, August 13, I don’t know where my original version of this book ended up. I’ve moved a few times since I first read it myself, the.
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So, yes, the story is sad eamms dark and full of past demons but the actual victimizing is not happening as you read but told in the past tense. All in all this book was draining to read. I’ll have to move in asmms you, because I already need to breathe you like air. As much as I loved it, it was difficult to read as well.
This novel is character driven, with a plot that focuses on the Overall This is an excellent exploration of the “broken” and the “fixers” and how they work together and how they clash. If you don’t mind an intense relationship with an occasional bumpy ride, but also a happy ending, then I say give ‘Better’ a try.
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I am too far into you to ever get out. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. He can’t save his brother and he can’t change Jesse’s past. The more I say it out loud, the less power it has to hurt me This novel is character driven, with a plot that focuses on the characters’ emotional advancements.
I will be looking out for more books by her in the future. None of this feels genuine or realistic, but more so these scenes feel like an easy way to illustrate yet again the horrors Jesse experienced and his attempts to grow beyond them.
Initially I wanted to go with 3. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. I literally had to put my kindle down and just bawl.
When Aadon appears in his life Jesse finds himself very attracted to the man but fears he is too broken to be anything good for Aadon. Product details File Size: Jesse survives from an abusive relationship. Why is it that the females in these stories make me cringe?
Some of the side characters like Jesse’s best friend got a little annoying in their protective instincts, but I can see where the author was going with their characterization. For those who were too scared or too humiliated to tell their story.
Then we meet Aadon and well, he’s kind of an odd one. Although my reading choices will always be wildly eclectic and I never plan on leaving any genre unexplored, my favorite reads tend to be Fantasy, Young Adult, Science Fiction, Gay Romance, or Historical Fiction. Overall This is an excellent exploration of the “broken” and the “fixers” and how they work together and how they clash.
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As a young and inexperienced man, Jesse had been looking for a Samns. He has scars as testament of that horrible relationship. This is not a light-hearted book, so readers need to make sure they have a box of tissues and a cheerful book to follow up with after. Finders, Keepers Tales of Rainbow Alley. In fact, we really do not see any sex until the end. The BDSM tag is just a light content warning.
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The premise for Better intrigued me in the beginning. The story is full of heartbreak and anger but also the desire to find a way to move on. The highlights for me are that the author attempted such intense concepts. Even though I wasn’t sure if it jakme gonna have a happy ending, and it waited until the 11th hour to get there, but in the end you know Jesse is not cured but he has Aadon and together they make it work.
In conclusion, Better is a beautifully executed Romance that I could not recommend highly enough and one that I will certainly re-read in the near future.
Neither one is fixed, neither one is completely broken, and neither one is stronger than the other. Shelved as bdsm, because the main characters are a subm First read was worth four stars, second two sa,ms. Showing of 9 reviews.
I get it you have problems and I appreciate that you realize it but… simmer down on explaining it. The authors word must reach you and get you involved with them. Thousands of books are eligible, including current and former best sellers. There are so many admirable characters in this story, people who go above and beyond in offering amazing support for both men—Ricky’s psychiatrist; Aadon’s cousin and best friends; Jesse’s best friend, Sarah; Jesse’s mother, and a host of others.
The story was interesting but the writing so clunky that it subtracted significantly from my enjoyment and therefore, rating. Jun 26, Patty rated it it was amazing Shelves: Oct 28, Nic rated it really liked it Shelves: Jesse is stuck in his own desperate wish to forget the painful shadow that continues to threaten him and any hope of a happy future.
When Jesse meets third-year law student Aadon at the library where he works, their mutual jwime is instant and obvious.
Aadon is a fixer. Jan 30, Laura M rated it really liked it Shelves: Return to Book Page. After filing charges that put his abusive ex-Dom behind bars, Jesse Turbul relocates halfway across the country, hoping to escape his past—but, of course, it’s never that easy.
The constant dialogue and the regressions of the character’s relationship made it hard for me to connect with them beter made this a tedious read for me.