This is one of those 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 when there s no to 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 Riley is struggling with the events of everyday living with the mental and physical scars
of war Eponine is struggling having to row up too uickly after the war Eponine is struggling having to Night And Day grow up too uickly after the of her parents and becoming the soleuardian of her younger sister Readers Tennessee Takedown / Ravens Hollow get to live through the journey of each of these characters as they learn how toet on with life beyond these life changing circumstances
THIS STORY IS TOUCHING AND RELEVANT TO OUR WORLD story is touching and relevant to our world where so many of our country s brave heroes are suffering the physical and emotional injuries from warEponine makes a The Cowboy Takes a Bride (The Bridal Bid great role model for young women She s responsible and she doesn tive in to peer pressure but is able to formulate her own opinions and decisions using her well crafted common sense and instincts I would recommend this book for teens and adults alike I received a free copy of this book in a Michaels Discovery (The Devaneys giveaway and this has not affected my 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 theenre looking for something sweet yet Shotgun Wedding (Silhouette Yours Truly, grounded in realism The characters are really well written and their interactions believable There are a fewood 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 start Life Changing Smiles getting to know one and other I m notenerally 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 like real people and this made the book hard to put down The romantic side of things was sweet and resulted in a satisfying feel oo. 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 free readHim 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 " is now the uardian of her 10 year old sister Eponine has to postpone College a minimum paid job selling the house and moving into a 2 bedroom apartment with their German Shephard dog Bubbles They move into the and moving into a 2 bedroom apartment with their German Shephard dog Bubbles They move into the complex as Riley who after having an accident in Afgan has come back scared and
Turned Into A Hermitinto a hermit only social contact he has is with his sister Charlotte and that only at night Eponine and Riley don t Copper Lake Secrets get 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 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 onlyoes out in the dark covered by a hoodie and otherwise lives like a hermit in his apartmentThe h is a 21 year old Brooklyn's Song 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 mov 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 characters and I wanted of them 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 Men Are Like Waffles--Women Are Like Spaghetti Devotional Study Guide grammatical errors perhaps a misspelled word or two but that s neither here nor there Overall Beneath the Scars was an enjoyable read 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 endingOverall this is a realistic and heart warming romantic tale and I would recommend it highly to fans of the romance enre 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 herself and her ten year old sister so 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 Family of Her Dreams 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 Blackmailed Into the Italians Bed get alimpse of Eponine s and Riley s "Thoughts And LivesOttile Weber " and livesOttile Weber 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 and dangers 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 35 starsOverall I enjoyed this book uite a bit however the reason I *Gave It 35 Stars Is *it 35 stars is felt the typos were very distracting so fellow Girls Night Out 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 This was an emotional read dealing with life events that most of us overlook The 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 hisirlfriend he wasn t really attached to her anyway She curses. 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. ,