Series: In Shady Grove

Charming the Firefighter by Beth Andrews

Posted August 17, 2015 by Kate in Just Okay, Review / 0 Comments
Charming the Firefighter by Beth Andrews

I do love a romance with a firefighter, not really sure why, but I love me a good firefighter. So this is the fifth book in the series, so I was a little bit worried that jumping in this late in the game, but it’s a stand alone romance so I went for it. So I have to say that I didn’t really like Penelope. I wanted to, I really did, it just didn’t happen for me. So first a little bit about her, she is a single mom of a teenager boy (he’s sixteen I believe), and he wasn’t always the healthiest kid. It’s easy to understand why Penelope would be overprotective of her son considering the amount of time they spent in a hospital fighting for him to life. That being said, she actually came off more weepy then over protective. She goes out of her way not to have a life, and the only thing her life is about is her kid. She meets Leo after over indulging in some wine and having a bit of an accident with a grill, and the most memorable part of that meeting is that her neighbor is super annoying, even for a teenager. At the end of the day Penelope is way too much inside her head, and a little bit to boring for me. Now it took me a while to get a good feel for Leo. When we first meet him he is at a family get together, […]