Summary ¾ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ✓ Sophie JordanOn and Georgia Pepper s close college friends though leading different lifestyles than Pepper are watching out for her regardless If she isn t comfortable in a situation and they re about to land a hot date they do the right thing and make sure Pepper gets home instead of ditching her for their one night stand Friendship It exists in NA gasp4 College ExamsDorm LifeJobs Everyone in this book is young but they deal with regular activities like a job parties exams having dorm rooms and suite mates It s so blessedly normal and the fact that this existence is even acknowledged outside the romance is a plus point in favor of this novel Yes that s how bad NA has gotten5 A respectful romance What I really appreciated with this one was how little angst was present Reece knows that Pepper wants Hunter for safety and comfort and though he has feelings for her and her for him that she refuses to acknowledge he s mature and let s her find her way on her own without ever forcing himself on her Reece only goes as far as Pepper is willing never telling her that she ll enjoy or trying to please only himself It s a strong mutual relationship in which both parties give and take compromising in a realistic but eual mannerIf those aren t five promising reasons to pick this one p then I don t know what are Seriously give this one a shot You won t be disappointedPS Emily May s NA Experiment has never led me astray If you aren t already aware of this I d Kill Me If You Can urge you to keep track of these reviews Not only have they helped me find decent NA reads but they re wonderfully written too Thanks Emily May 45 stars These days I mostly bitch about predictabilty boring plots and themes that aresed so many times I don t have to read all book to know how it ll go Writing niue and refreshing New Adult Book started to be very hard task as I ve read so many books in the same taste it s almost impossible to surprise me But guess what Foreplay took me by surprise with it s predictability and the fact that I freaking loved it anyways I know crazy right I think I m bipolar The story follows Pepper almost twenty year old girl without a real dating experience She has never dated kissed or had any kind of physical contact with a male She always crushed on her best friend s brother and never really thought about other guys She craved his affection from the time they were kids but nfortunately Hunter never had the same feelings as she Now years later Pepper still is madly in love with him and she had a little bit of luck Hunter just broke Little Egypt up with his girlfriend Pepper and her besties want to seduce Hunter and make him realize Pepper is the love of his life Pepper doesn t feel confident enough to make a move though Her inexperience aka v card stands in her way So what she has to do Find a man whore who will cash it And Reece the sexy as hell tattoed and drool worthy bartender will be the one to do so I was astonished when thesual virgin heroine meet experienced bad boy hero theme was so enjoyable I completely fell for it and almost begged for I got hooked on the plot and even the slight love triangle thing didn t scare me away It s so nusual for me I mean I the hater of the haters of love triangles freaking adored this cute sexy book I really don t have any idea if there was thing I Didn T Enjoy And Mind You Normally t enjoy And mind you normally would diss the hell out of a New Adult book with a virginal heroine that pins for her best friend s brother and whines all the time that she can t have him The moment Pepper met Reece I kind of forgot there was the other guy she loved though I couldn t even remember his name The two just stole the show and the amazing stunning off the charts chemistry between them clouded every Hunter that s the other guy name related thing Reece and Pepper s relationship was a constant foreplay Such a freaking tease And ladies it was so fucking hott to see them together The sexual tension blew me away I was on the cloud nine filled with this warm fuzzy emotions and with butterflies in my tummy high as a kite on romance and I just ickly forgot that Pepper was a little bit frustrating that there was no Letting Go (Letting Go, uniuness and that I could guess how it would end even before I pickedp Foreplay Foreplay kind of stole my heart and attacked my brain changing it to a Managing Policy Reform useless goe and I feel so fluffy right now I want to sing and scream and just hug someone Overall I m not ashmed to confess that from time to time I need some sweetness in my reading and Foreplay was a like a fluffy bunny rainbownicorn chocolate and great sex rolled into one 4 Light StarsThis was exactly what I was in the mood for and I really enjoyed it This was
Pretty Typical For The NA Genre But It Was Welltypical for the NA genre But it was well and I liked the characters for the most part It was single POV from the heroine There really wasn t anything that I didn t like about it it just didn t stand out for me Some of the basicsVirgin meets tattooed bad boyBoth had damaged pastsCollege ish setting she s 19 and in college he s 24 and dropped outh in pining for her BFFs older brotherForeplay is the story of Pepper loved the name btw and Reese Pepper has been in love with her BFFs brother Hunter since they were kids She s kind of put him on this pedestal of being the perfect guy He s kind polite smartcomes from a good family All things that Pepper never had growing p and craves But Pepper has no experie A nice one thier chemistry is good and there is a decent amount of genre reuired angstAlthough the book did get my hopes p early on for a love triangle situation but did not go that way Oh well mea culpa I guess I just can t go through life reading books and always hoping for love triangles right Really OH WELLrating Idiotic cliched and bland Once again I was tricked into reading another new adult novel with an overused storyline See all those stereotypes yes the negative ones associated with new adult books are in this one Let s make a checklist friends1 The inexperienced supposedly intelligent heroine Pepper Oh dear Lord where do I even start Pepper s our resident elitist bitch and Notice her as than just a friend Even though she’s kissed exactly one guy she has just the plan to go from novice to rock star in the bedroom take a few pointers from someone who knows what he’s doingHer college roommates have the perfect teacher in mind But bartender Reece is. ,
Shouldn t have re read Re read 03042018 Can t figure out why I decided to re read this one but I couldn t find anything new that looked interesting enough to catch my interest so I went through my 4 stars shelf and I found this A book I didn t remember much if anything about But I clearly liked it when I read it considering the rating but I haven t written review for it so I a bit The Dark Son uncertain so why not Overall I wasn t a big fan of the story this time around The story had its appeal but things annoyed me too much You can t even see it I m the safest thing you ll ever find Pepper 19 with her back and forth and the dream manlife vision was tiering and frankly bartender at Mulvaney s Reece Mulvaney 23 deserved way Pepper wasn t a bad character per se but she had her annoying thoughts that got to me too many times and I didn t like how she treated Reece Reece was the reason this book was not exactly worth the re read but made it alright enough He was awesome sexy and the perfect man I do wish we had gotten about their future though But it s strange how that thing you run from always finds a way of catchingp with you When you re not looking it s suddenly there tapping you on the shoulder daring you to turn aroundSometimes you can t help yourself You have to stop You have to turn and lookYou have to let yourself fall and hope for the best Hope that when it s all over you come out in one piece Other characters Emerson Em and Georgia Pepper s friends Hunter Montgomery 21 Pepper has been in love with him since she was twelve Lila Montgomery Pepper s best friend Hunter s sister Logan Mulvaney 18 Reece s brother and a playboy You know Pepper Georgia said crossing her Lycra clad legs the world won t end if you end The Messenger of Magnolia Street up with someone besides Hunter Everything in me tightened resisting the idea But I want Hunter I always have I d always wanted to be a Montgomery And for once it doesn t seem like such an impossible thing I never thought it was impossible Especially not now that he s single He d be lucky to have you Any guy would Shencrossed her legs Pressing her knees together she scooted to the edge of my bed and looked at me earnestly But sometimes the thing you want isn t what you really need Famous Paintings In Cross Stitch uick basic factsGenre New Adult Contemporary RomanceSeries Series Standalone Book OneLove triangle view spoilerOf a sort hide spoiler Still great the 3rd timeFor Readathon 2017 3152In the category A book with only one word on the titleWoman authors 2727I loved itReread 05112017So the past week I ve been on a marathon of rereading some of my favorite NA series I still love the books and this one was as great as I remembered it Pepper and Reece are an amazing couple and if you haven t read this book yet harryp and read it You won t regret it Sophie Jordan somehow avoids many of the tropes sed in this gender while keeping the humor and hotness in high level Do me a favor and disregard everything you ve heard about this book Especially if you ve read the synopsis And while you re at it throw out those pre conceived notions you may have looking at the cover or title of this novelHmmready to listen Foreplay is in a few simple words a genuinely good New Adult titleNow that you ve
gone off in a huff called me crazy shut down your laptops and hastily logged backoff in a huff called me crazy shut down your laptops and hastily logged back I ll se a few words shall IJordan s Foreplay is about Pepper From the first page itself Pepper is in love with Hunter Montgomery her best friend s older brother Unlike the Montgomery s Pepper s life has been far from perfect Instead of a nuclear family she s dealt with a deceased father and missing mother being brought Web Penetration Testing with Kali Linux - Third Edition: Explore the methods and tools of ethical hacking with Kali Linux up by her grandmother Instead of family vacations to Disney land and an atmosphere of safety Pepper has never been able to let go of the past she led running from one place to the next when her mother was still around Needless to say for as long as Pepper can remember Hunter Montgomery has been the symbol of all she has ever hoped for safety security and love Now that he s finally single though after two years in a committed relationship Pepper has no idea how to woo him overEnter Reece Or as most people would rather call him sexy bartender While Reece isn t the type of guy Pepper would ever go for and neither is the goody two shoes beauty the type of girl he dsually pick either the two are strangely drawn to one another And Pepper hoping for an experienced guy to teach her a few tricks of the trade happily launches onto Reece to become that person What she doesn t expect a few tricks of the trade happily launches onto Reece to become that person What she doesn t expect the nexpected intimacy and genuine feeling that creeps into her heart after spending so much time with him After all this time is Hunter really the one
She Wants Or Iswants Or is someone elseAlthough Foreplay doesn t necessarily sound as original as say mutant zombies in space wielding katanas and riding space nicorns I just made that Newtons Cannon (The Age of Unreason, up in comparison to other New Adult reads it genuinely does stand out Besides isn t the summary I just gave you far better than the nasty internet rumor going around of Foreplay being about a girl who wants to lose her virginity1 This is a story about broken people who do NOT heal one another Both Reece and Pepper haven t lead the best or comfortable lives but they fall in love despite those issues not because they expect to change each others lives Moreover Jordan never sugarcoats their romance Every issue that Reece and Pepper start out with in the beginning of the book is carried over to the end but that only strengthens the bond between these two2 Zero Slut Shaming Zero First off Pepper doesn t want to lose her virginity in this book She is than happy to stay a virginntil she finds the right guy but she doesn t look down Bonsái upon those with different attitudes either Are there still women who thrust their cleavage and what not Of course but these are treated as observations and never explicitly remarkedpon which I appreciated It s all too common for New Adult books to veer into sexism or misogyny because alpha males are trying to hard but Jordan avoids that issue with this book ite adeptly3 Friends Real Ones Emers. Before she goes after the life she’s always wanted she’s about to find the one she needs Pepper has been hopelessly in love with her best friend’s brother Hunter for like ever He’s the key to everything she’s always craved security stability family But she needs Hunter to. .
A Little Kinder used Come on he even said it himself Oh Yeah Then do me a favor and explain it to me Why is Hunter so important Why does it gotta be him Cause that s what this is about right You fuck me but you still want to be with him I m not fond of people who are fine with degrading themselves and becoming mindless dogs thank you very much3 Shitty best friends I know a thing or two about pushing your friends to make moves on their crushes but HELLO It is NOT okay to convince your friend to stalk a guy and it is definitely not good to encourage your friend to find experience with a guy you hardly know4 Insta love with some insta lust thrown in there for good measure I think on their third or so meeting Reece knowing he s beingsed agrees to help Pepper with her thing And they go on and on with this stupid flirty relationship JAPAN 1/1M3. until BAM they re in love and of course don t bother admitting it to each otherntil the very end where the most stupid and random twist takes placeSo let s end this review with a warning Read this book if a you ve read and enjoyed most of the popular new adult books b if you have you re extremely patient or c you re Hechizos de amor unconscious BE WARNED GIFs aheadUgh Experiment FAIL Let me start with aick note about names Yeah BAVR likes to open with the important stuff What in the name of all things holy is p with the names in these New Adult books Here are the names of some of the jerks characters in this book Pepper Reece Emerson Hunter and Georgia On their own the names are wholly inoffensive I suppose I wouldn t name my child any of those things but it s not like the author named them Speedboat or Kitchen or anything However compare that list of names to this list of popularcommon names if you search for the year 1992 the median year of their likely births Do you see what I m getting at here Where are the Jennifers and the Mikes and the Ashleys and the Brandons Am I being too picky So Foreplay is pretty much the paint by numbers story you get when a big name publisher decides to take on the New Adult genre The grammar is passable perhaps the story is less offensive but the annoying tropes are ALL THERE Oh and if this were a classroom and the teacher called Sexism s name it would probably raise its hand and say Present But I m sure you expected that Pepper the narrator is kind of an asshole Is that okay to state right off the bat I mean I m not ashamed of calling her an asshole because she is one but maybe I should start with something her an asshole because she is one but maybe I should start with something Like that she s a cow Pepper is a virgin big surprise never been kissed Sorry Drew Barry and so fucking above the college scene of dating and partying at bars and stuff She is surrounded by the typical NA people her friend Emerson who gamely takes on the role of Contractually Obligated NA Skank RoommateTurning she lined p her pool
stick and prepared her shot earning a lot of stares whenand prepared her shot earning a lot of stares when bent over thrusting her bottom Cross My Heart and Hope to Die up in the air to the appreciative gazes of nearby guys specifically the two that had inviteds to play pool with them her responsible friend Georgia who s practically married to some dude I have a feeling will be Outsville in an inevitable seuel good natured wealthy Hunter brother of her best friend from home and aspiring doctor tortured bad boy Reece who sets Pepper s nether regions afirePepper has been in love with Hunter since she was a kid and her life s plan includes becoming a therapist for children and marrying him Unfortunately she isn t dating him yet nor does he know that she cares This is normal guys All girls seriously plan their futures with guys who are oblivious to their feelings Then our dadsbrothersguardians hand over our dowries to them and we pop out 14 kids to make sure the family fortune will pass down to male heirs Duh But Pepper s smart so they say and she realizes that she can t marry Hunter Travels of an Ordinary Man Australia unless she actually slaps on some big girl panties and talks to him But like talking is really hard for this girlI took a sip from my cup and glanced around the room eyeing the crowd Beautiful girls were everywhere laughing talking flipping their hair with smooth gliding movements I d never felt so apart from my environment as I did in that moment Any one of these girls had a better shot with Hunter than I did All because they weren t afraid to go after what they wanted All because they knew how to talk how to act how to be around guys And they didn t need a kind club to educate them They figured it out and I could tooEmerson comesp with a totes brill plan to teach Pepper what should come naturally to a human being After all Pepper s been beautiful all along The only thing she needs is some practice with an easily expendable boy toy And Pepper who I have to repeat is a PSYCH MAJOR decides that she must learn to flirt with boys For scienceEnter Reece the guy at the local bar who apparently hooks p with EVERYONE So Pepper drags Reece into her little plan and it s as awful as I suspected The problem with this is that Reece is for the most part a really good guy He makes a decent living
he genuinely likes Pepper he gives her orgasms like whoa and view spoilergenuinely likes Pepper he gives her orgasms like whoa and view spoiler isn t really a man whore hide spoiler I am conducting what I m shelving as a New Adult NA Experiment I m going to work my way through some of the popular New Adult books and see if I can weed out the crap and hopefully find some surprising gems Here s hopingLife is what happens while you are busy makin. Nothing like the player Pepper expects Yes he’s beyond gorgeous but he’s also dangerous deep with a troubled past Soon what started as lessons in attraction are turning both their worlds around and showing just what can happen when you go past foreplay and get to what’s real.