Review: The Chase by Erin McCarthy

Posted May 6, 2011 by Francesca in Reviews / 7 Comments

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Review: The Chase by Erin McCarthy
The Chase
by Erin McCarthy

4 Stars

BOOK INFO


Released: April 5, 2011
Series: Fast Track #4
Published by Berkley
Pages: 280

This might be my least favorite book in this series. *cue gasps* It would get 3.5 feathers if we did half ratings.  However, it was still a great book, and such a romantic story of lovers reunited.

Evan Monroe… we know him as Elec’s playboy brother, who swore he would never marry. Hot body and a sweet talker, he can charm his way into any girls pants. What we didn’t know was that 10 years ago he was ready to propose to his girlfriend, Kendall. And then she broke his heart without an explanation. This is where I started “not liking” Kendall.

When we find out the reason why she dumped Evan I just wanted to roll my eyes and shake some sense into her. Even so, Evan wants her back because he realizes he’s still in love with her.

Except now she’s also a driver. This throws a whole new set of problems at them, and again, I feel she doesn’t deal with this situation well. When we finally get a happy moment there’s a twist that I was expecting and almost predicted at one point, and she almost ruins their relationship for good.

Maybe I just like Evan too much, but I was in his corner throughout this whole book, and even though there’s been a bit of lack of communication in every book in this series, this one just had a lot of immaturity.

In the end they get their HEA and Evan makes a decision that I’m a bit surprised about but it’s a nice turn of events.

Of course, I had to read the excerpt for the next book! I wasn’t too sure if I would want to read a book about Tuesday, however, we learn a bit more about her in The Chase because she’s Kendall’s best friend, so I was a bit interested. After reading the excerpt all I have to say is it sounds like it’ll be a fun book and I can’t wait to read it!

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About Erin McCarthy

USA Today and New York Times Bestselling author Erin McCarthy sold her first book in 2002 and has since written almost fifty novels and novellas in teen fiction, new adult, and adult romance. Erin has a special weakness for New Orleans, tattoos, high-heeled boots, beaches and martinis. She lives in Ohio with her family, two grumpy cats and a socially awkward dog.

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Blogger/Reviewer at Under the Covers Book Blog
I’m a 30 something sun lover living in the Big Apple (read New York).I’m a book and coffee addict and lover of all things elephants.

I get easily distracted by pictures of sexy guys and have tons of book boyfriends.I keep all my alpha males chained to my basement and guard them fiercely.*Back off bitches*I like to see Jason Momoa as a lot of those boyfriends, because ….. mmmmmmm JASON.MOMOA!

I’m a part time graphic designer (yes, everything you see on UTC has been done by me), run my husband's business from home and on a good day I’m a self appointed superwoman (she who can do it all).I love blogging with my girls and I couldn’t do it any other way!My first love is everything paranormal, but in the past few years I’ve re-learned to love contemporary romance.Every once in a while I like to mix things up with a historical romance, a steampunk or an LGBT book.Because I need variety to avoid book slumps.I don’t always need an HEA although I prefer one, and I love authors that can rip my heart out and make me ugly cry.
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