31 May 2015

Review: Opposing Side by C.M. Doporto


Opposing Sides
C.M. Doporto

University Park #1

Published May 16th 2014

Purchase: Amazon | iTunes

College senior, Lexi Thompson, finds herself in a relationship to be wed to the university’s star baseball pitcher, Collin Norris. Collin’s damn hot, but his lack of spark has Lexi thinking twice before she says ‘I Do’. When she’s forced to tutor bad boy football quarterback, Raven Davenport, she soon discovers all the things she’s missing in her relationship with Collin. Will she succumb to the temptations enticing her, or will Collin be able to convince his sweet, innocent fiancĂ©e that his love for her is genuine despite his lack of affection?

Ages: 18+ for adult content and sexual situations

My Review

Ugh, this was not an enjoyable read. It's a rare occasion when I cannot finish a book, but sadly this is one of those times.

I got to about a third of the way through the book before I stopped and nothing had really happened. Every single one of the characters annoyed me. They had no depth and the MC, Lexi, was forever complaining about something - as in, right from the very first line! Now that I think about it, that's all the other characters did too, complain, complain, complain - is it any wonder then that's all I can do about this book?

Lets just say I am REALLY happy that this was a free book from iTunes, otherwise it would've been a complete waste of money. As is, it was a complete waste of time - 2 hours of my life that I'll never get back when I could have been reading something amazing


1 out of 5

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