Title: The Scale (Martha’s Way Series, #1)
Genre : Contemporary Romance
Release Date: July 21, 2014
Twenty-seven year old, African-American, Minka Greene has to endure watching her twin sister marry the man she loves. Her weight is up, and her confidence is down. Not exactly the ideal time to meet the real man of her dreams.
The Scale opens in Martha’s Vineyard with Minka attending Keely and Blake’s engagement party at Martha’s Way, the beautiful inn owned and operated by the tall, blond, tattooed man with the piercing blue eyes. It just so happens Jason Montgomery is also Blake’s childhood friend and the best man. Dealing with a whirl of emotions, Minka faints in Jason’s arms.
When she wakes up naked in Jason’s bed after a night of passion, the Vineyard confirmed bachelor struggling with his own demons and the woman filled with self-doubt and pining for another man are joined in an experience that will change their lives.
I received an ARC from the author Mkia Jolie, in exchange for an honest opinion, This is MisMousey’s very honest opinion of her book “SCALE” I was lucky enough and the pleasure of reading and reviewing not only this first book in the series- but all three of them.
Mika Jolie is a very talented and gifted author. As she picks up pen and takes it to paper;the reader is able to see all the love -creativity and time that she has put into her story. When it comes to telling a romance – Ms Jolie has you right there living it and experiencing with the characters.
The way in which she brings her characters to life and describes the scenes in such detail. You are able to visualize each character right down to the smallest detail. The scenes in the story so well described and defined not only do you feel like you are in the scene . You also feel like you are taking part in it.
The Scale is the first book in the series of Martha’s Way. This one starts out with with twins one by the name of Minka and the other Keely .Minka is back on the island to watch her twin get married to the man she has always loved.Blake- for years it has been thought they would get together. But then she introduced him to her sister Keely and as the way she thinks the beautiful twin. Keely is everything she isn’t. Even though they are twins – she still feels ugly.
So this weekend she is just trying to hide out and make it through the event. But it’s not possible, See as she is sitting at the table by herself eating cake and trying to stay away from the happy couple. Her parents come over- her father insists that she comes with them and congratulate her sister and Blake. Minka goes as she has no way out. Once she is there- Keely insists that her twin be her maid of honor.
As the weekend progresses before the wedding Minka decides to go have a drink at the tavern. Where she meets Jason Montgomery. They have a couple of drinks of together and share a dance. Then they go back to his house and spend it together. In the morning she wakes in his bed and realizes that she had made a mistake.
To Jason he has found his love the one he wants in Minka. But Minka doesn’t trust him. Will they get together?? Have they found true love?? For these answers and more you will need to read the book.
I recommend this book to all readers especially those that romance. Mismousey gives this book a firm rating of 50 out of 5 stars. Now run and get your copy. This is a must read and it is a HOTTIE AT THAT!! SO WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR ?
Title: Need You Now (Martha’s Way Series, #2)
Genre : Contemporary Romance
Release Date: November 19, 2014
Elementary school teacher Liliana Serrano has never been one to let others determine her future. Whether it’s her pack of three overly protective brothers or her Puerto-Rican, American heritage, she stands on her own. Which is exactly how she entered her arrangement with Adam Aquilani. The hot formula one driver is aloof, detached and not interested in relationship. After a cheating fiancé, no strings attached sex was just what she needed.
Except one year later, they’re still hooking up and things aren’t so clear cut anymore. Especially when a surprise pregnancy enters the picture.
Adam is determined to marry Lily and raise their child as a family. But Lily refuses to settle for anything less than love.
As the two go on a journey of discovering, secrets are revealed, testing the strength of their connection. Can they learn not to give the past the power to define their future?
|Now as you can see the goodie that Mismousey has is a book by MIKA JOLIE called “NEED YOU NOW”. It is the second book in the series of Martha’s Way. I was given an ARC of this book from the author in exchange for an honest opinion. This is mine (Mismouseys) true and honest opinion of her book. I have read the very first book of Martha’s Way and found it very amazing an a very fast read. It kept your attention so much. That I just had to read to this second book. And boy I was not disappointed at all!! Matter of fact Ms Jolie’s 2nd book had so much excitement it if not more. I could not put it down till I had finished it. The characters are brought to life . The issues are real life ones. As for the scenes- they are so well defined that you can picture yourself right there with the characters. Now before I start to tell you some about the book , please grab some coffee an a nibble. Oh yes don’t forget to have a seat.
As the story starts we find one of our mc -Lily in her apartment very sick and thinking about calling Adam. She is very mad at him and will not speak to him, yes they have a no strings relationship but they also have the understanding that will not see anyone else. Here he is on tv after his race kissing another women. She is madder than a wet hen. Lily has a date even though she doesn’t feel good she gets ready and goes to the restaurant and to have dinner with the man. Then she comes home to find Adam in the apartment asleep on her sofa. He wakes up, goes into the kitchen and fixes her a hot toddy , she drinks it. They make mad passionate love. She forgives him.
Lets fast forward a few weeks – Lily starts getting nausea in the morning. But she is on the pill. She proceeds to take 10 different preg test all of them say positive. The next morning she goes to the doctor to confirm – and yes she is 6 weeks along. Now her best friend is getting married. And she is the Brides maid. So she has to attend. But Adam will be there- and there relationship is no strings attached. This is where I leave you…. What happens when Adam finds out she is having his baby?? And what happens when he family finds out?? There are alot of twist and turns in this story. This is truly a must READ!!! I recommend this book for all. I give it a 25 out of 5 stars. NOW GO GET THIS BOOK. WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?? ITS ON AMAZON!!!
Title: Tattooed Hearts (Martha’s Way Series, #3)
Genre : Contemporary Romance
Release Date: June 26, 2015
Being someone’s first love is unforgettable. Being their last is immeasurable.
Claire Peters should be on top of the world. She owns the radio waves and has a budding movie career. But her heart longs to be rooted. Ten years ago, she fled Martha’s Vineyard to pursue her dream and to make something of herself. But there’s still a void. After a decade of running, she returns to the island hoping to find her happiness with the man she’s loved all her life.
When a tragic event shatters Dr. Forrest Desvareaux’ well-balanced world, the Vineyard’s hometown good guy discovers everything in his life is based on lies. Angry and betrayed, he turns to Claire – the one woman who has indelibly marked him.
Is it possible to run back to the person who broke you? Forever linked, Forrest and Claire are an unending continuum. But she’s a wildflower and Forrest’s roots run deep on the Vineyard. Can they accept home is not a place but a feeling?
OMG If you thought the first 2 were AWESOME than THIS ONE IS GONNA ROCK YOUR SOCKS OFF!!!! I was given an ARC from this magnificent author MIKA JOLIE. In exchange for an honest opinion for her book”TATTOOED HEARTS”
Now I have already said what a talented and magical writer Ms Jolie is. And the fact that she can make her characters and the scenes comes to life jumping right off the paper she has written it on. Her stories are so true to life that you feel you have lived them.
In Tattooed Hearts we have all the same characters that we had in the previous books. Except in this story it is about our young lovers Claire and Forest. From a very young age Claire has been in love with Forest. When he is 18 an getting ready to leave for college-when Claire realizes he is leaving. She makes a play for him- she wants -needs to kiss him. He tells her she is too young to know that she love him. That she will get over him.
The years go bye- Forest is now 20 and she is 17. He comes home for christmas. They want each other-but because she is still under age. He tells her to wait till she is 18 . Claire asks if he will wait for her, and Forest says yes.
A year goes bye – its her 18th birthday. They spend the night together at his house. The following day is her birthday party. Before the party both of them go into town and get a tattoo together. When they show up to the party every one notices her tattoo. Now after the party – the sweethearts make plans to meet at his house in an hour,When Claire goes back inside she over hears a conversation. One where Jason’s mom is telling her mom that her daughter is not good enough for Forest. Especially since she is the daughter of the maid. Ar hearing this she decides to run from Forest and everything &one she loves.
Now 10 years later Claire comes back to Martha’s Way. She is tried- needs a rest and wants Forest back n her life. But can she get him .Is it to late for them? When she arrives his father has just passed away. Or the man he thought was his father. Forest goes through a lot of turmoil – his world is turned upside down. Does he want to trust Claire back into his life again?
For these answers and the entire romance story of Forest and Claire. YOU HAVE TO GET THIS HOT READ BY MIKA JOLIE!! I recommend this book for all readers – especially those that love an amazing Romance ! Mismousey gives this book a firm rating of 50 out of 5 stars.
NOW RUN TODAY AND GET ALL 3 OF THESE AMAZING BOOKS BY MIKA JOLIE IN THE MARTHA’S WAY SERIES!! THIS IS A MUST READ SERIES . EACH BOOK CAN BE READ AS A STAND ALONE. BUT MAN YOU NEED TO READ EACH OF THEM NOW!!!
About The Author
Author of contemporary sensual, empowered romance, with fun relatable characters. Member of Secret Cravings Publishing. I live in New Jersey with what I often refer to as my Happy Chaos or my three men, which comprise of my husband and our two energizer bunnies. When I do have time to breathe, I like to run, hike with my camera at hand, and work on my gardening and knitting skills.
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