In the 1962 rock ballad, Johnny Angel isn't an angel, but an angelic young dreamboat.
In Steel's book, the titular hero is both-as well as class valedictorian, a football/track star, a faithful boyfriend and a college scholarship winner who holds down two jobs to help out his family; on top of it all, he has "great teeth." Killed in a car crash after his senior prom, 17-year-old Johnny Peterson is sent back to earth as an angel.
I’m excited for my weekend and a bit sad too, ’cause my sister has returned on her way home, from her visit with me, but!!! M Darhower’s latest is LIVE and I love the title and premise of this one. I thought…angsty sexy naughtiness with no story; FYI I would have been okay with that. Just a brief summary – they have a really good marriage and her husband just comes home one day and tells her has to leave, and he does just that – no clothes, no phone, he just leaves and tells her not to look for him. But you get his point of view and soon find out why…and the angst just dogpiles on, one thing right after another. Grey: Hey everyone, Marissa Honeycutt (author of Life of Anna series) released the beginning of a new series today… The h is employed to work on the marketing side of the business and at first I think she assumes they make clocks (I might be wrong with that but I’m pretty sure it’s in this book) Oh!
I’ve read a book from one of your lists a while back and can’t remember what it was at all! He was from the wrong side of the tracks and she decides to bring him as her plus one to the wedding. Not only does she survive years of torture, abuse and degradation, but she manages to find beauty in the world and the people around her.Sold into prostitution by her father at nine years old...[More] "This party is like a can of mixed nuts," observes Molly when she's first exposed to Leopold Bloom King's diverse group of friends, and that is a fitting description of the cast of characters that populate the pages of Conroy's epic South of Broad. 65 books on today’s list, and there are a few that made my own TBR list, too! EASILY Frayed Silk (super-angsty recommendation from R., about serious marital discord – eeeeeep!!! ), Second Shot (hockey star’s one night stand, with the coach’s daughter that he can’t stand ends up in a pregnancy. ) Toxic (prison nurse falls in love with a prisoner and helps him escape. ➔ Book Review – Something in the Way by Jessica Hawkins P. The theme of book (two broken people come together to heal each other) isn’t anything new, but the way story was told, their backgrounds, etc. Marcie: Read Kian in less than 24 hours an loved it, I am a HUGE Tijan fan and have read everything and anything she has provided. Had that Wall of Winnipeg feel, but it was still its own book. The author warns that the h has a potty mouth, though. Oh well, I’ll keep an open mind cos Wrecking Ball was so good. Virginia: Was looking at your recommendations yesterday and found a book I want to read but going back can’t find it again.