February 03, 2016

#Review of The Heir and the Spare by @_EmilyAlbright_ & #Giveaway via @Merit_Press

The Heir and the SparePublished By: Merit Press
Release Date: January 18th 2016
Genres:  Young Adult, Contemporary
Pages: 288
Source: Publisher
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Family can be complicated. Especially when skeletons from the past pop up unexpectedly. For American Evie Gray, finding out her deceased mother had a secret identity, and not one of the caped crusader variety, was quite the surprise. Evie’s mom had a secret life before she was even born, one that involved tiaras.

In this modern day fairytale, Evie is on a path to figure out who her mom really was, while discovering for herself what the future will hold. Charged with her late mother’s letters, Evie embarks on a quest into her past. The first item on the list is to attend Oxford, her mom’s alma mater. There, Evie stumbles upon a real life prince charming, Edmund Stuart the second Prince of England, who is all too happy to be the counterpart to her damsel in distress.

Evie can’t resist her growing attraction to Edmund as they spend more time together trying to unravel the clues her mother left behind. But, when doubts arise as to whether or not Edmund could ever be with an untitled American, what really ends up unraveling is Evie’s heart. When Evie uncovers all the facts about her mom’s former life, she realizes her mom’s past can open doors she never dreamed possible, doors that can help her be with Edmund. But, with everything now unveiled, Evie starts to crack under the pressure of new family responsibilities and the realization that her perfect prince may want her for all the wrong reasons.





Emily Albright's debut novel, THE HEIR AND THE SPARE, is releasing January 18, 2016 from Merit Press.

She's a writer, a major bookworm, a lover of romantic movies, a wife, a mother, an owner of one adorable (yet slightly insane) cockapoo, and uses way too many :).

I enjoyed this book a lot. It's sad that being a princess isn't as fun as it looks. Evie (for the most part) and her friends are pretty relatable, though a little cliche and Evie was a bit immature at moment.  The romance was okay...Edmund was too perfect for me. But the overall plot was fast paced and well done. 









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1 comments:

Jeanna Massman said...

I would be shocked and probably dismayed. I would not care to be a public celebrity.

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