Author: Missy Johnson

Code of Honor by Missy Johnson

Posted August 31, 2015 by Kate in Blog Tour, Review, Skip It / 0 Comments
Code of Honor by Missy Johnson

I love mafia books, I really have no idea why, I mean little girls don’t dream about meeting your perfect criminal and living happily ever after, but hey I like me a good mafia guy, don’t judge. I really don’t like giving books anything less then three stars because I know what works for me may not work for other people and vice versa. But this book was hard for me to get through, so I can’t help but give it an honest review. I think my number one issue with the book is pacing. During the first 25% of the book, I kept thinking “when is something going to happen?” I mean pretty much nothing happens for the first part of the book. Let me sum it up for you. Pietro’s parents died and he had to move in Giovanni, who has a daughter Lucia. Flash 8 years forward, Lucia and Pietro are like secretly in love with each other, but Giovanni is over protective and wouldn’t approve so they never say anything about it to each other. Lucia moves to NYC and Pietro follows her to watch her secretly under orders for her father. That’s it. What was funny to me is that the book felt like it was dragging on, but there were also these moments where I felt like this were happening way to fast. Like Pietro and Lucia finally get together, he kisses her and then two seconds later they are having sex and apparently it’s like […]