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Ruthie Knox's MAKING IT LAST Have you ever lost yourself to a role like "wife" or "mother?"

MAKING IT LAST
A Novella (Camelot Series)
Ruthie Knox
Random House Publishing Group - Loveswept
Jul 15 2013
E-Book
E-Galley provided by Publisher via NetGalley.  No remuneration was exchanged and all opinions expressed herein are my own unless otherwise noted.

In a brand-new eBook original novella, RITA finalist and USA Today bestselling author Ruthie Knox takes her spectacular Camelot series to new heights with a tale of desire reinvented.

A hotel bar. A sexy stranger. A night of passion. There’s a part of Amber Mazzara that wants those things, wants to have a moment—just one—when life isn’t a complicated tangle of house and husband and kids and careers. Then, after a long, exhausting “vacation” with her family, her husband surprises her with a gift: a few days on the beach . . . alone.

Only she won’t be alone for long, because a handsome man just bought her a drink. He’s cool, he’s confident, and he wants to take Amber to bed and keep her there for days. Lucky for them both, he’s her husband. He’s got only a few days in Jamaica to make her wildest desires come true, but if he can pull it off, there’s reason to believe that this fantasy can last a lifetime. NetGalley.com

My Take


Every so often I find a writer whose writing speaks to me on some visceral, basic level.  Ruthie Knox is, for me, one of these writers.  I thank the reader who turned me on to Ruthie's books.  When I reviewed FLIRTING WITH DISASTER Ruthie told me I would really like MAKING IT LAST. 


And, even though it has much less erotic content than her other books, it has so much deep emotive content, so much spot on understanding of losing oneself in wife and motherhood (second book in one week about that) that I became instantly absorbed in the narrative.  I just love the depth with which she explores Amber and Tony as individuals, as a parent, and as a couple.

FULL POST: fangswandsandfairydust.blogspot.com/2013/07/MakingItLast...

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