Without spoiling how the plot ultimately plays out, I wanted to mention that while I found the story to be enjoyable overall, there were things about it that bothered me. First, the guys are both “born and bred New Yorkers” but many of their speech cadences and word choices sounded suspiciously British. The dialogue also felt a little stiff and forced in places, as if the author had trouble really bringing Riley to life. Cam, on the other hand, was much more relatable and his personality felt more balanced and better communicated.
The story is quite unique and I really loved how Ms. Clarke stretched out the plot and developed everything in its own time without [...]
He Completes Me by Cardeno C. My rating: 4 of 5 stars
This story is a true “happily ever after”. Throughout the entire book, I kept waiting for the angst and drama to happen, but it never did and that was a refreshing change. There’s no great mystery to solve, no massive differences to overcome, no danger waiting in the wings to make Aaron and Zach realize how much they truly love each other. He Completes Me is a relationship story that follows Zach’s POV from before he meets Aaron until they become fully integrated into each others’ lives, extended family and all. I loved being Zach’s head. He lived a hedonistic, fast-paced life before [...]