Elena’s Book Crushes: Jack McKenna from Absolution by Amanda Dick

You know how much I love my book boyfriends, right? 😉 Today I’m going to talk a new favorite of mine: Jack McKenna from Absolution by Amanda Dick.

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Love Letters: from Jack to Ally (Absolution by Amanda Dick) + Giveaway

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We’re celebrating Valentine’s Week here on Bookish Temptations and Jack and Ally from Absolution by Amanda Dick made their way to my heart from the very moment I started reading this fabulous book.

Jack is pouring his heart out to Ally in this love letter. Jack writes it  BEFORE the events in the novel start, so this can also be a good teaser for those who haven’t read the book and would like to check it out 🙂

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Elena Reviews: Absolution by Amanda Dick



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Jack McKenna is a man with two very distinct pasts. One ended with a car accident involving his girlfriend, Ally, and a split-second decision with horrific consequences. Desperate to escape the guilt, he carved out a new life for himself. Four years spent hiding in the shadows, punishing himself for not having the courage to go back to her. Then, out of the blue, a phone call forces him to face up to everything and everyone he left behind.

Ally Connor’s life was split in two – before the car accident that shattered her spine, and after Jack’s sudden disappearance. Abandoning her when she needed him most, she fought hard to make it back from the brink. The face she shows to the world is strong and courageous, but behind the mask, the pain is burrowing deeper.

But fate had more in store for these two broken souls than either could have imagined. A funeral, a homecoming and a journey of self-discovery that would change both their lives – if they let it.

Suddenly, the secrets they want to hide from each other are the very secrets that could make them whole again.

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Great Bookish News (1/24)

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Welcome to Bookish News with Tamie and Elena. Check out the news that caught our eye this past week and what we’re looking forward to…

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