BLOG TOUR: OFF THE ICE

 

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Today I am a host for the Blog Tour of Off The Ice by Julie Cross. This Blog Tour was coordinated by Chapter by Chapter Blog Tours.

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PUBLISHER: Entangled – Teen

DATE PUBLISHED: 28th February 2017

PAGES: 320

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BLURB: 

All is fair in love and hockey…

Claire O’Connor is back in Juniper Falls, but that doesn’t mean she wants to be. One semester off, that’s what she promised herself. Just long enough to take care of her father and keep the family business—a hockey bar beside the ice rink—afloat. After that, she’s getting the hell out. Again.

Enter Tate Tanley. What happened between them the night before she left town resurfaces the second they lay eyes on each other. But the guy she remembers has been replaced by a total hottie. When Tate is unexpectedly called in to take over for the hockey team’s star goalie, suddenly he’s in the spotlight and on his way to becoming just another egotistical varsity hockey player. And Claire’s sworn off Juniper Falls hockey players for good.

It’s the absolute worst time to fall in love.

For Tate and Claire, hockey isn’t just a game. And they both might not survive a body check to the heart.

 

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REVIEW:

 

The general plot of this book was really good, I liked exploring these two characters and their lives. Particularly their family lives. The plot at times was slow for me and I would have liked a bit more to the romance between Claire and Tate. Otherwise this book was good with the characters put in particularly difficult situations in their teenage years. The complexity to these characters was impressive and I felt like this book was more of a drama than a romance. As a drama this is a good book with an inkling of romance in it.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR:

 

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Julie Cross is a NYT and USA Today bestselling author of New Adult and Young Adult fiction, including the Tempest series, a young adult science fiction trilogy which includes Tempest, Vortex, Timestorm (St. Martin’s Press).

She’s also the author of the Letters to Nowhere series, Whatever Life Throws at You, Third Degree, Halfway Perfect, and many more to come!

 

Julie lives in Central Illinois with her husband and three children. She’s a former gymnast, longtime gymnastics fan, coach, and former Gymnastics Program Director with the YMCA.
She’s a lover of books, devouring several novels a week, especially in the young adult and new adult genres.

 

Outside of her reading and writing cred, Julie Cross is a committed–but not talented–long distance runner, creator of imaginary beach vacations, Midwest bipolar weather survivor, expired CPR certification card holder, as well as a ponytail and gym shoe addict.

 

 

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LINKS:

Link to Goodreads:

https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25538649-off-the-ice

 

Purchase Links:

 

Google Play | BAM | Chapters | Amazon | Indies | B&N| Kobo | TBD | iBooks

 

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Keep Calm and Read On,

Kati

 

 

 

 

 

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