Rock Chick Reawakening by Kristen Ashley
Published by Evil Eye Concepts on January 3, 2017
Genres: Contemporary, Contemporary Romance, Romance
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From New York Times bestselling author, Kristen Ashley, comes the long-awaited story of Daisy and Marcus, Rock Chick Reawakening. A prequel to Kristen’s Rock Chick series, Rock Chick Reawakening shares the tale of the devastating event that nearly broke Daisy, an event that set Marcus Sloan—one of Denver’s most respected businessmen and one of the Denver underground’s most feared crime bosses—into finally making his move to win the heart of the woman who stole his.
From New York Times Bestselling author Kristen Ashley, comes ROCK CHICK REAWAKENING, the long awaited story of Daisy and Marcus, brought to you by 1,001 Dark Nights!
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Rarely do novella’s evoke the myriad of emotions I felt while reading Rock Chick Reawakening. Maybe it’s because the Rock Chick Series was how I feel in love with Kristen Ashley. Maybe it’s because I was so in love with the series, the characters, the story that this ended up being the perfect homecoming. While heartbreaking in so many ways, it’s also beautiful.
Daisy and Marcus’s story is one that most of us Rock Chick fans have been begging for. Daisy is one of those characters that leaps off the pages in all her glittering glory. She’s that character whom you know has a story that deserves it’s time in the light. She’s a fixture in the series, she IS a rock chick! Finally getting the story of her and Marcus’s romance was truly the best way to begin 2017.
I felt like I was reliving all my favorite rock chick moments. Seriously considering a re-read of the entire series. There is nothing better than Kristen Ashley’s unique way of telling her stories. I’m convinced they couldn’t be told any other way. I know some may not like it but for me it’s what makes these books that more special. The character’s speak without speaking, they communicate in looks, body language, actions. The dialogue is succinct, written in a way that leaves really no room for confusion. You can put a story down and know that you got all there was to give.
All of my big blubbering tears were a culmination of so many things, but mostly happiness.
* I voluntarily reviewed an Advance Reader’s Copy of this book *
Obviously, I’d decided to go out with Marcus.
He wanted to convince me we were meant to be together, he’d been kind enough to me he’d earned that shot.
But he was going to know what he was getting.
To this end, I was wearing my leopard print (or one of them). A skintight mini-dress that only went down to there. The back was scooped all the way out and the front was scooped to maximum cleavage potential (and with the maximums of my cleavage, this might be awe-inspiring to some; heck, it was my cleavage and it was still that to me).
I was going to pair this with my sky-high platform sandals with the black patent across the balls of my feet, open toes to show off the new fire-engine-red pedicure I’d given myself (along with the same in a manicure, but on my long talons, I’d added a curve of amber rhinestones all along one side of the outer edge of each ring finger). The platform and heel of the shoes were covered in leopard.
My hair was even more sky-high than my platforms. Teased to mammoth proportions at the top and sides, I’d smoothed that back and then curled the hell out of the rest of my tresses so they fell in soft, defined swirls from a high-rise at the crown all the way down my back (the bangs were blown out straight and brushing my forehead).
My makeup was how I’d do it if I was stripping, which was how I’d do it when I wasn’t stripping. My eyes weren’t smoky. They were smoke. My skin bronzed. The sides of my nose and under my cheekbones shaded. My cheeks a dewy tangerine. My lips a nude-y, super-glossed, glittering peach.
I had in bronze chandelier earrings that nearly swept my shoulders and were liberally dosed with black and amber beads. A bronze statement necklace practically covered my upper chest and I had so many dangly bracelets on, if Marcus got through the night without the noise of them tinkling driving him to murder me, he’d definitely pass an important test.
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A Message from Kristen:
I’m beside myself with glee that this prequel to my Rock Chick series has been unleashed! There was some time when I never thought I’d write it. When I couldn’t be in that terrible place with Daisy. But I’m oh-so glad that she called to me, demanding her story be told so she could give it to me and now I can give it to you! I loved every moment spent with Daisy and Marcus. And I hope you do too!
Praise for Kristen Ashley and ROCK CHICK REAWAKENING:
“OMG!!!!!!!!!!!!! I FREAKING LOVED IT!!!!!!!! LOVE LOVE LOVED IT!!! This was pure Old School Vintage KA GOLD!!!” ~Aestas Book Blog
“This novella is like the key to all the locked doors in this series.” ~Angie’s Dreamy Reads
“We inhaled Marcus and Daisy’s story, how could we not. It was everything to us and we cannot thank Kristen Ashley enough for writing it, in her much loved unique manner. The queen of epilogues struck once more and we smiled through copious tears of happiness, our hearts feeling full and complete. Whilst sad that it’s over we just can’t feel anything but happiness and love right now. It was Aces! Rock on…and be prepared to be swept of off your feet.” ~Totally Booked Blog
“[Kristen] Ashley captivates.” ~Publisher’s Weekly
“There is something about them [Ashley’s books] that I find crackalicious.” ~DearAuthor.com,Kati Brown
“I felt all of the rushes, the adrenaline surges, the anger spikes… my heart pumping in fury. My eyes tearing up when my heart (I mean… her heart) would break.” ~Maryse’s Book Blog
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