Elena’s Book Crushes: Gabriel Emerson from Gabriel’s Inferno by Sylvain Reynard and Holder from Hopeless by Colleen Hoover

Today I start a series of posts where I talk about my favorite fictional crushes. You know those male characters you can’t stop thinking about, that make you swoon with their words and weak at the knees? Yes, those ones 😉

Today I’ll talk about two of my most favorites: Gabriel Emerson from the Gabriel’s Inferno series by Sylvain Reynard and Dean Holder from Hopeless and Losing Hope by Colleen Hoover.

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Elena and Tamie review: Losing Hope by Colleen Hoover

Losing Hope

The synopsis:

In the follow-up to Colleen Hoover’s #1 New York Times bestseller Hopeless, the charming and irresistible Dean Holder tells the passionate story that has melted thousands of hearts.

In Hopeless, Sky left no secret unearthed, no feeling unshared, and no memory forgotten, but Holder’s past remained a mystery.

Still haunted by the little girl he let walk away, Holder has spent his entire life searching for her in an attempt to finally rid himself of the crushing guilt he has felt for years. But he could not have anticipated that the moment they reconnect, even greater remorse would overwhelm him…

Sometimes in life, if we wish to move forward, we must first dig deep into our past and make amends. In Losing Hope, bestselling author Colleen Hoover reveals what was going on inside Holder’s head during all those hopeless moments—and whether he can gain the peace he desperately needs

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Tamie and Elena Discuss: Hopeless by Colleen Hoover (pages 343-406)

Today’s discussion is the last for Hopeless by Colleen Hoover. We hope you’ve enjoyed it as much as we have. The ending chapters of the book are both intense and beautiful. They left me with a sense of hope for survivors of abuse.

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Tamie and Elena Discuss: Hopeless by Colleen Hoover (pages 269-342)

Today’s discussion of Hopeless by Colleen Hoover encompasses pages 269-342. The scenes we will be discussing are very intense, and may be painful for survivors of abuse.

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Elena and Tamie Discuss: Hopeless by Colleen Hoover (pages 197-268)

Today, Elena and I are discussing pages 197-268 of Hopeless by Colleen Hoover.

There are some scenes that may be very hard for some to read in the ongoing discussions.

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Tamie and Elena Discuss: Hopeless by Colleen Hoover (pages 128-196)

Welcome back to our discussion of a book we’re passionate about.

This week, Elena and I are discussing what happens in pages 128-196 in Hopeless by Colleen Hoover. Come join in…

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Elena and Tamie Discuss: Hopeless by Colleen Hoover (pages 67-127)

We enjoyed last week’s discussion with you all so much. It’s wonderful to share a book you love with others, so let’s get started…

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