What it is about
It’s the prequel to Claire and Billy’s story. Claire was 14 and still named Scarlet and we get to see her life and how she left the Iron Wraiths and how she started dating Billy and what happened to make Claire hate him.
POV- dual first person
Funny parts- yes (where there is Cletus, there is laughter)
Sad parts- yes
Love triangle- yes
Insta-love- yes, but remember their age
Super insecure character- yes
Trigger warning- domestic abuse
Realistic scale- 2/5
Pick this up if
You want a well written book. You like mature characters. You are curious about Claire and Billy’s story. You want a glimpse to the Winston brother’s younger lives. You like Cletus and want to read more about his shenanigans. You want to know about Claire’s childhood. You want to know why Claire married Ben even though she had feelings for Billy.
Don’t pick this up if
You don’t want to read about the background information of Claire and don’t like long prequels before the actual book. You don’t like it when characters lie to other characters or the misunderstanding trope.
Audiobook- 11h 13m
Narrators- Chris Brinkley and Joy Nash
Available on Scribd.
The arc was generously provided by Social but all opinions are my own.
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