PDF [As Good As New Something New #4] BY Jennifer Dawson

Buried eWas in order You would think this strong knit family would have wanted to instill their family values upon Evan If nothinglse lecture him about unwanted pregnancies and STDs No he seemed to get a pass because he was destined to live the god like life of a football player on and off the field and all its inevitable ntitlementsmoney and loose women Not surprisingly he dumps Pen after being her first and flauntsparades other women in front of her for years Again Dad thanks for nothing We are supposed to buy into his xcuse he sincerely thought it was for her own When HE FINALLY DOES MAKE A PERMANENT finally does make A For Pen She S for Pen she s to be consoled by the fact he always thought of her while being intimate with countless supermodelsbimbos Oh isn t that sweetnot Even going so far as to tell her specifics about one of his multiple person sexcapades because he needed to get the guilt off his chest Yeah that playdecision didn t work out so well for him folksSo we along with his family and friends are supposed to feel sorry for him because he can no longer play football due to a concussion I say it was too bad he wasn t kicked in the groin instead my fellow romance book loving friends Maybe a blow to the family jewels would remind him of the concept of karma As much as I liked Pen s feistiness and determination not to be hurt by Evan again I found myself thinking she could have used a knock to her noggin a time or two to bring her to her senses 4 Young love dies hard stars I adore the Undone series by Jennifer Dawson and when I saw this title on NetGalley I couldn t help but ask for it This one is nothing like the other series but i liked it uallyI liked that it wasn t reminding me the other series and i liked that it was lightThe only thing that i didn t like was that while i was reading it i was wondering about the previous books and now I m dying to learn all of the other Donovan s storiesThe only sure thing is that Jennifer Dawson knows how to create beautiful characters and god she knows how to built the sexual tension between the two main charactersI mean i was going wild with all this sexual atmospherePenelope was a very organised and workaholic woman Every aspect of her life was in order xcept her own heart Since she was six years old her heart was drumming wild for her best friend s brother Evan Twenty five years had passed from that time and her heart is insisting to tremble near to Evan ven though from outside she seems very composed whenever she is around him Her secret is safe since nobody knows about this crazy infatuation of hersAfter all she knows very well that she and Evan are miles apart Except that she doesn t appreciate his ways of life She d always made rash decisions where Evan was concerned Clearly age hadn t cured her Later much later she d contemplate her actions Evan Donovan is a football star who is living for his sport women and partying He was always the black sheep between the rest of his family and he was keeping add fuel in the fire Also he loved to get in the nose of his sister s best friend Penelope and to stay away from her as far as possible He had too many regrets in his life Too many bright promises unfulfilled He didn t know what was going on between them but he couldn t afford any mistakes with her He at least wanted a chance to make some sorts of amends An accident in the field will force Penelope and Evan to come closerEvan after his accident and the nding of his career he is so depressed and he is spending his days with a bottle of alchool to keep him company His family is so worried about himPenelope whom by an unwriten rule she is a part of the Donovan family can t stand this situation longer and she I struggled with this book and not because it was bad In fact if not for some major flaws in the H it could have been asily a 4 45 star book The writing is good Very good But Evan is a manwhore Not the kind we tend to forgive because he stops after he meets the h Nope view spoiler He s the kind that will parade super models in front of the girl whose virginity he took was cruel to immediately after and whose heart he broke for years and purposefully After he loses his career and wallows in his loss guess who goes to him to get him off his ass because he s hurting his family That same girl hide spoiler. E wanted to be overwhelmed Penelope wasn’t playing She was telling the golden boy it was time to man up It may have taken a concussion for Evan to realize it but that’s xactly what he wants to do starting with her  Praise for Jennifer Dawson   “Witty repartee memorable secondary characters and powerful attraction skillfully handled will have readers ager for the next in the series” – Publishers Weekly on Take a Chance on As Good As New Something New #4

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As Good As New is not my first book by Jennifer Dawson but it was my first from the Something New series and I can honestly state that it is indeed readable as a standalone novelAfter reading Crave last year it was no uestion for me that I was going to like this authors writing style unless she would have changed something significantly So it was an asy decision to pick up this book as the plot seemed than interestingAnd I was not disappointedI am honestly not sure if I really liked Evan very much in the beginning he seem superficial at bestBut Penelope was an asy likeable character I loved her from minute oneAnd I wanted to high five her when she read van the five her when she read Evan the act in his apartment to set him straightIf a book features a second chance love I would like it to be like this strong characters that show their ability to grow and change without loosing themselves in the processRecommendable readFor Reviews subscribe my Blog like my FB Page What a disgusting pig for male MC Don t ven want to think about itSelf note Excuse the abbreviated review Just adopted a puppy my boy EJ and as of right now I have the attention span of a puppy so I m going to keep this as succinct as possible Still loving Ms Dawson s writing and her ability to take standard romantic tropes and write the ish out of them Evan and Penelope s chemistry is crazy hot There s a scene where Coffee Dates with As Good As New First date Evan Donovan suffered an injury that nded his NFL career This go lucky playboy is taking it First date Evan Donovan suffered an injury that The Shadow Reader ended his NFL career This go lucky playboy is taking it and his family is concerned Nothing seems to snap him out of his depression Penelope Watkins still has feelings for the boy she kissed in the Donovan basement and decides to break her own code and give him a piece of her mind The chemistry between Penelope and Evan is off the charts How the two of them have kept their hands ofach other is beyond me Their denial is Cinderella Unmasked (Fairytale Fantasies electrifying the city Dawson immediately had me rooting for them They belong togetherven if he will muck it up and she will deny it Second date Penelope has no one to confide in and there is no one to meddle or nudge this brewing romancethat is until one of my favorite characters spots the lephant in the room I laughed watching Penelope suirm Evan is determined to reconnect and Penelope who practical melts when he touches her insists they return to friends shakes head When these two finally give in to their physical needs and Evan claims her the screen on my kindle melted It was all that I wanted and The Something New series has a small town vibe to it and I loved all the updates on past couples and family When this clan gets together you never know what will happen Third date One of the things I love about Dawson is the depth she brings to her characters as she puts them through growing pains Even though Evan knows what he wants he fumbles the ball a few times and Penelope was as nervous as a new kitten The story was low on angst despite Penelope s fears and while I wanted her to be as strong in her personal life as she is in the boardroom I understood her fears A weekend get together with all the Donovan s and their friends had me flipping the pages towards our HEA and I nded this date grinning like a fool Copy provided by publisher This review was originally posted on Caffeinated Book Reviewer No way in hellSee 45 starsAs Good As New was a touching heartfelt second chance love story loved itWhen I read the The Power Of A Choice excerpt of As Good As New at thend of The Name of the Game I couldn t wait for Evan Penelope s book I had to know how were these two who clearly shared a history and now couldn t stand ach other ver going to fall in love I can honestly say this book delivered verything it promised There was passion angst humor family misunderstandings Forgiveness And A Beautiful Couple and a beautiful couple have loved ach other for so long but didn t think they d The Case for Paleolibertarianism and Realignment on the Right ever get their HEAFor me this book ticked all the boxes great characters that were complex likable and at times totally frustrating but all that added to my readingnjoyment In the beginning I wasn t sure I was going to like Evan he was a jerk and his Oh My God, What a Complete Aisling ego needed to be checked I loved how Penelope was the one to kick his butt when noonelse could get through his stubborn a But as the story unfolded and we got to hear his thoughts my feelings for. He was the high school hottie She was the teacher’s pet But in private none of that mattered   At the tender age of six Penelope Watkins fell for her best friend’s brother Evan Donovan future hunk By the time they were teenagers they were having heart to heartsand hot and heavy top secret make out sessions All that changed when Evan’s father suddenly died Abruptly Penelope lost him to grief and to his true love football But now Evan started to change I saw this man who clearly was in love but had no idea how to get Penelope to trust him after he d broken her heart all those years ago Sigh I totally understood Penelope s fears hesitation I would have the same insecurities and I totally got her It warmed my heart watching them finally open up and communicate honestly It wasn t asy and at times it felt like they would never be able to forgive the past hurts It was truly worth it as these two belonged together they had a great connection and their chemistry was off the chartsAnother plus for me was getting to spend time "the previous couples specially James Gracie from The Name Of The Name of the couples specially James Gracie from The Name of the LOVE these two OMG Gracie cracks me up and James still has a very special place in my heart Overall As Good As New was a heartwarming second chance love story that will keep you turning the pages take you for an motional ride and then leave you with a heart full of happy feelsI highly recommend As Good As New and the Something New series ach book can be read as a standalone special note to the author Jennifer Dawson Can we PLEASE get Sophie s Sam s or Charlie s book I don t want to say goodbye to the wonderful characters you ve created Thank you Kensington Books Zebra via NetGalley for the advance copy E ARC received thanks to the publisher and NetgalleyPenelope had been in love with her best friend s brother Evan for years and for a short stint she thought they had somethinguntil Evan ditched her cue gasp in the audience Fast forward a decade or so Evan s career was cut short spiraling him out of control until Penelope out of the goodness of her heart slapped him back into reality literally and dun dun dunOH MANin my The Name of the Game review I asked myself how is Jennifer Dawson gonna top the awesomeness that is James and Gracie because YOU GUYS James and Gracie are SO PERFECT I cannot ven imagine how any couple could beat thembut Ms Dawson managed to outdone herself again because THIS is so great ughhhhhh I still couldn t give it a 5 because James and Gracie are still the King and ueen of my OTP list but Evan and Pen are Real Closebut then there s also Shane and Cecilia whom I also love NOW DO YOU SEE MY PROBLEMok the thing I love most about Jen Dawson s books is her characters I m very invested in them in their happiness and I can t help but to root for them Evan has his dumbass moments BOY DID HE HAVE THEM and Penelope has her frustrating ones HE LOVES YOU HE LOVES YOU I wailed for the umpteenth time but ither way all relationships takes work and this relationship TONS I LOVES YOU I wailed for the umpteenth time but ither way all relationships takes work and this relationship TONS I how Evan works hard to prove himself to Penelope that he can take care of her to get her to trust him and in their relationship I love how Penelope has to work to believe that she actually deserves a whole lot than she thinks It just feels real to me Overall I ve never been one to be able to Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. elouentlyxpress why I love a book ITried but I m than Patrick the Wolf Boy, Volume 1 excited to see what Jen s gonna offer next Having reallynjoyed all three previous books in this series it pains this NetGalley reviewer to admit this one felt off the mark Mainly because I had issues with the hero s past charactermoral compass and the heroine s judgment It was hard to feel sympathy for Evan who was with lots of other girls starting as a teen ven while supposedly being in love and fooling around with the heroine Penelope in the family basement Yes you guessed it She became his dirty little secret You see Pen was a close family friend who was like an adopted family member She made the mistake of meeting Evan downstairs after the midnight hour for late night chatseventual make out sessions all while he was taking full advantage of the groupie cheerleaders who offered themselves up to him due to his high school football status They both kept uiet about it Yes she knew about his other girlfriends So shame on her as well I also didn t get how dearly belovedsoon departed dear old dad pulled Evan aside and lectured him about giving up Pen when he accidentally saw them together because his upcoming NFL career was going to lead to ven random girls Where was a stern talking to about becoming a real man by respecting womennot using them and respecting himself Glitter Bomb (A Scrapbooking Mystery, enough not to continue to be a man whore At least an Ixpect better from you son speech. N injury had Il morto di Maigret ended Evan's NFL career The notorious bad boy was in a depression no one could penetratexcept maybe the one woman who still knew him best and still wanted him most    Penelope is the last person Evan wants to witness the wreck he’s become So when she shows up at his door he’s less than welcoming ven though the sight of her brings back the same old rush of desire As a teenager the motions overwhelmed him Now when