I received a free copy of this book in a iveaway and This Has Not Affected has not affected opinion in any way Beneath the Scars is the story of Riley a young veteran who is badly scarred and Eponine a twenty one year old who is working hard to look after her little sister as their parents have died The friendship they slowly strike up takes Riley by surprise as he hasn t had many positive experiences with people since he came homeThis is a clean and heart warming romance story that would be suitable for readers of young adult fiction as well as fans of the Verdammt verliebt genre looking for something sweet yetrounded in realism The characters are really well written and their interactions believable There are a few The Way Between the Worlds (The View from the Mirror, good dramatic twists to the story and also some lighter moments while Eponine s attempts at breaking through Riley s defences begin to work and they startetting to know one and other I m not enerally a fan of romance novels but having read one of Weber s stories previously I was impressed by how believable her characters were and this was what made the story so engaging for me They feel
real people and made the book hard to put down The romantic side of things was sweet and resulted in a satisfying feel ood endingOverall this is a realistic and heart warming romantic tale and I would recommend it highly to fans of the romance The Good and Beautiful God genre What a sweet love story I read it in a day because I couldn t put it down I had to know what wasoing to happen nextThe characters are extremely easy to like and the author s writing makes you feel so invested in their story It was one of those books that I was sad when it ended because I really connected with the
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characters and I wanted of them This was an emotional read dealing with life events that most of us overlook and I wanted of them This was an emotional read dealing with life events that most of us overlook story line is exceptional a wounded veteran and two young women dealing all dealing with tragedy Together they learn how to help one another and overcome many issues This talented author brings us an amazing yet heart wrenching story This is a must readI voluntarily read and review this book all opinions expressed are my own A modern day version of Beauty and the Beast Riley is about to be deployed so he breaks up with his irlfriend he wasn t really attached to her anyway She curses him by saying that looks will only et you so far and hopes that a bomb explodes and ruins his looks Eponine has lost her parents in a freak accident she is now the uardian of her 10 year old sister Eponine has to postpone College et a minimum paid job selling the house and moving into a 2 bedroom apartment with their German Shephar. Corporal Riley Nolan is back home and out of the hospital after sustaining severe injuries in a skirmish overseas His physical injuries may be healed though he is left with horrible scars all over his body His mind is still healing and he has.
Ottilie Weber ☆ 9 CHARACTERSRiley is struggling with the events of everyday living with the mental and physical scars of war Eponine is struggling having to The Horse in Celtic Culture grow up too uickly after the death of her parents and becoming the soleuardian of her younger sister Readers et to live through the journey of each of these characters as they learn how to et on with life beyond these life changing circumstances This story is touching and relevant to our world today where so many of our country s brave heroes are suffering the physical and emotional injuries from warEponine makes a Every Boys Dream great role model for young women She s responsible and she doesn tive in to peer pressure But Is Able To Formulate is able to formulate own opinions and decisions using her well crafted common sense and instincts I would recommend this book for teens and adults alike 35 stars rounded up to 4 This book started out slowly and I found both the writing and the storyline very youngish Now what does youngish mean To me it means that the writer was expecting the reader to be in their teens or late teens not a seasoned romance slut like myself That said the book was still enjoyable just a tad bit blandThe H is a young Marine coming home after being horribly scarred from an explosion He hates how he
looks and assumes everyone else will also He only oes out in the dark covered byand assumes everyone else will also He only oes out in the dark covered by hoodie and otherwise lives like a hermit in his apartmentThe h is a 21 year old A Succession of Bad Days girl whose parents have been killed and she is now forced to care for her 10 year old sister All of her dreams have been put on hold so that she can work and keep a roof over their heads She moves into the same apartment complex as the Marine and slowly with the help of the Marine s sister and just the force of the h senerally The Multi-Orgasmic Man good and caring heart they become friends and eventually off screen than friendsUnfortunately weot a lot of the friend building moments but very little of the real relationship building but there was a very nice epilogue at the end which was satisfying Another big highlight of the book is the 10 year old sister She has the confidence and mouth on her that only a 10 year can have and it is really funny at times 35 starsOverall I enjoyed this book uite a bit however the reason I ave it 35 stars is I felt the typos the reason I ave it 35 stars is I felt the typos very distracting so fellow The Great Passage grammar nazis beware and I also thought the characters were a bit typical However if you enjoy beauty and the beast type stories and you like seeing emotionally wounded characters transformed by love this book may be for you AwesomeThis book is areat beach day read Loved itI I can t wait to et started on the next one. Rmal life for her little sister GenevieveCan these new neighbors help each other heal finding the light and laughter in the world again Most importantly can Eponine help Riley see he's not the monster he believes himself to be beneath the sca. D dog Bubbles They move into the same complex as Riley who after having an accident in Afgan has come the same complex as Riley who after having an accident in Afgan has come scared and turned into a hermit the only social contact he has is with his sister Charlotte and that only at night Eponine and Riley don t et on well to begin with but they become friends and it develops from there this is a sweet romantic story that shows that the packaging doesn t matter but what is inside that counts thus seeing beneath the scars Riley s idea with the roses was beautiful Sometimes our lives don t turn out the way we had hoped Circumstances beyond our control change our fate After the death of her parents twenty three year old Eponine struggles to provide for herself and her ten year old sister so she won t lose custody Riley struggles to accept his new life after he was terribly scarred by the warBENEATH THE SCARS by Author Ottile Weber is the story of one woman s courage as she puts her own life aside to care for her sister Eponine faces a case worker determined to terminate her custody rights a would be lover Off Leash (Freelance Familiars Book 1) getting even because she won t date him and earning enough money to support herself Riley is a war hero but the burns he suffered while on duty and the way people stare at him when he leaves his apartment make him feel like a monster so he hides under a hoodie and avoidsoing out Told in alternating points of view we I Walk in Dread get alimpse of Eponine s and Riley s thoughts and livesOttile Weber has written a story of family and love BENEATH THE SCARS is also a story of looking at the person not just what we see on the outside but the beauty that is on the inside Ms Weber
ALSO TOUCHES ON THE CHALLENGES ANDtouches on the challenges and our military men and women face each day This is a novel that will touch your heart and perhaps make you aware of the sacrifices paid by those that are defending our country and its people It has me The storyline behind Beneath the Scars is a heart wrenching one that makes you ache Unfortunately it took me some time to read and finish but I enjoyed the book despite how long it took I believe there were a few rammatical errors perhaps a misspelled word or two but that s neither here nor there Overall Beneath the Scars was
enjoyable read This is one of books where you feel sad when it s over because the main characters feel like they ve become part of your extended family and you miss them when there s no to read Weber has a talent for the tiny details that bring each and every one of her characters to life Even the dog has a realistic personality When Eponine and Riley first meet they are both suffering from past events. Almost no contact with the world outside his small dark apartmentAfter the death of her parents and being forced to sell their house and move into an apartment in a new town Eponine is left picking up the pieces while trying to maintain a no. ,An Enjoyable Read This Is One Of