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Sunday, November 30, 2014

Lean on Me. . .



I 
know that money is tight, and with so many good books out there, it's hard to choose where to spend your hard-earned dollar. For this blog post, I'm going o tell you why Shattered is different from all of the other new adult books out there, and why I think you'll love it as much as I do.


Flynn McKenna first appeared in Hollow, the first book in the Perfect Little Pieces series. Flynn was Jayden's best friend and confidant. While Nesto was volatile, Flynn was sure and steady, providing Jayden with the emotional support he needed to come to grips with his past. Now it is Flynn's turn, and we learn that he isn't as stable as he appears in the first book.


Flynn is special because there is a little of him in all of us. When things get tough, a lot of people bury their emotions and try to carry on. In fact, this has become so popular that there are tons of signs and memes about how people can "carry on." Sometimes these methods are successful. Other times, like in the case with Flynn, they are not.


That's not to say that Flynn didn't bury his pain successfully in the begining. He found other outlets for his frustration and anger, like boxing and protecting his siblings from the neighborhood bullies.  He was so successful in fact, that for a long time, no one knew he had a problem, including him. By burrying his burden and refusing to deal with the root cause of his pain, Flynn allowed his troubles to fester and grow. When an unfortunate incident ended his boxing career, his safety net was pulled away from him, and his troubles escalated. His behavior became out of control because he wasn't used to facing his fears, only burying them.


In SHATTERED, Flynn meets a cute hospital intern who challenges him to face his fears and why he is so over-protective. He learns that sometimes we can't handle everything on our own--and that's okay. No one is strong 100% of the time. We need that safe place where we can face our fears and start to heal. Mia becomes Flynn's "safe place" and shows him that it's always easier to shoulder a burden when you share it with someone who cares.





Read more about SHATTERED and preorder the book in these venues:

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Other News:

My alter-ego, Suzanne Rock, has some new erotic releases!

Ecstasy Spa: An Erotic Anthology, is now available in AUDIO!
WHISPERS, a historical MMF menage, is now FREE through December 1st. Grab it while you can!

9 comments:

Rose Anderson said...

Sounds terrific, Suzanne. Love the broken glass graphic too. Best luck!

Melissa Keir said...

Congrats on your newest book! I wish you much success! :)

Polly McCrillis said...

Pretty covers, Ava.

jean hart stewart said...

Congratulations on your newest book and much success with it.

Suzanne Rock said...

Thanks so much, Rose.
And thank you for stopping by! :)

Suzanne Rock said...

Thanks so much Melissa! And thanks for taking the time to read the blog!

Suzanne Rock said...

Thanks so much, Polly. I was definitely blessed by the cover Gods! :)

Suzanne Rock said...

Thanks so much, Jean. I appreciate it! :)

Sandy said...

Suzanne, I didn't know wrote under two names. This book sounds great.

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