- JMS Books, LLC
- Release Date
- April 2016
- Book 1 of Vows
Contemporary Romance, LGBTQ
Henry and Sam Miller-Greene are living the dream. They love their careers -- which afford each of them opportunities to travel to exotic locations -- they love their home, Sam's caring family, and each other. They disagree on the subject of adoption, but are fully committed to each other in marriage ... 'Til Death Do Us Part.
The dream is shattered when Henry's plane crashes and he's presumed dead. But four people -- Henry, two other men, and a child -- survive undetected on a remote, small, and insignificant island. Will Sam and Henry's love be able to survive, as well?
Henry fights to endure in harsh conditions, never knowing when disaster will strike. Sam struggles with his loss, but with help moves on with his life. Will Sam be able to put aside his new love when he reunites with Henry?
Book Review by Ana (reviewer)
Jun 20, 2016 [ OFFICIAL REVIEW ]
219 people found the following review helpful
This is one of the most beautiful books I've ever read. It was an absolute roller-coaster of emotions, an exceedingly captivating story of love and loss. It was simply amazing.
Henry and Sam are a loving couple living their dreamed life, until tragedy strikes and the plane where Henry is traveling crashed. Now Henry has to deal with the uncertainty that his new life brings and Sam has to struggle with the loss of his beloved. Will they be able to face what life has prepared for them?
The structure of the book was different from everything I've ever read. It was so nice to see the different moments in time presented in each chapter and they worked perfectly to take the reader into Sam and Henry's story. The plot was brilliant and thrilling; it was so hard to know what might happen next. It got my attention since the first pages and it kept a very intense pace alternate with slow and sweet moments, very appropriate for the way the story was being told.
It was a very difficult book to read because of all the emotion it contain and yet, I felt like that was the strongest part of it. It was so devastating and truly painful, but it always kept some sense of hope.
The relationship of Sam and Henry was the most beautiful thing I've seen. It was so easy to feel their love and their despair. The author made a fantastic job transmitting the characters' feelings. It create a very believable love story. I don't think anyone who read it would have a doubt of how strong Sam and Henry's love was; it was a delight to read.
The secondary characters were also very nicely made. I don't recall a single character, no matter how small it seemed to be, that didn't bring something interesting to the story. And it was also good to see how all of them have some flaws, I think it made them more realistic.
Overall it was absolutely amazing. I would recommend it to any reader who loves romance and who loves a good plot.
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