Description:When Lauren Monroe first laid eyes on Michael Delaney back in high school, she had every reason to stay away from him; within minutes of their first encounter, his volatile actions confirmed his notorious reputation. But Lauren saw something in him that caused her to question his bad-boy persona, and against her better judgment, she took a chance. She had no way of knowing that the unlikely friendship they formed would become so important to her.
Or that it would end so painfully.
Eight years later, when Lauren begins her new job at Learn and Grow Day Care, Michael is the last person she expects to see. Refusing to revisit the hurt and confusion of their past, Lauren vows to keep her distance from him. But staying away from Michael proves to be more difficult than she thought, despite her lingering grief and her instincts for self-preservation.
As Lauren and Michael recall the friendship that changed them forever and the events that tore them apart, will they finally be able to heal? Or will the ghosts of Michael’s past prove to be too much to overcome?
Review:Back to You is a story of love, loss and redemption. It was a beautifully crafted novel and I really enjoyed reading it. I can definitely understand why it's on the Amazon best seller's list:)
I loved the characters. Michael was so broken and Lauren saw past all that. She wanted to spend time with Michael for the person she knew he was underneath it all.
After suffering so much love and loss, they find each other again after eight years. Can they ever mend their differences and begin to heal? Wow, this book was deep. I was swept away by it's complexity.
The only downside to this book was it's slow start. The first bit was a little slow, but once the story picked up, it was an easy read that I couldn't put down.
This was a great adult romance and I rate it four stars for being such a fabulous read. It was real and relate-able. It was definitely a great read for anyone who loves deep, realistic romances.
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