Checkmate Duet Boxed Set (Travis & Viola) Kindle Edition
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You know those books you keep seeing EVERYONE reading and you think to yourself "I should really read those." Yet, somehow they keep getting put off and moved down that never ending TBR pile? Well that was the Checkmate Duet for me. I decided while I was on vacation for spring break this year that it was time to bump this baby up my TBR and dive in! I started Checkmate: This is War on the last day of our trip.
You guys!!! Oh. Em. Gee. I devoured these books. I mean.... I COULDN'T STOP. I read on the plane, in the car, at the airport, when I was trying to fall asleep, on every lunch break when I was back at work, even while I was walking the dog. (I maaaay have accidentally tripped on the sidewalk a few times. Maybe.) Even that wasn't enough. I NEEDED more! I grabbed the audio so that I didn't have to take breaks from reading while getting ready for and driving to work, or doing chores around the house. Have you ever had a book consume you like that?
The first Checkmate Duet: Travis & Viola is an enemies to lovers romance and I found it so fun. Their witty banter, the pranks and the back and forth was perfect. This bind up of This is War and This is Love is probably the way to go, because the ending of the first book will leave you with sweaty palms and your jaw on the floor. I was SO happy that I didn't have to wait to find out what happened. It's a rough cliffy!
To summarize: Read these books. Don't wait! You won't regret it. If you love a good angsty read with a bit of humor and a lot of drama, you will love Travis and Viola's story. The sequel to second Checkmate Duet releases next week and I am so excited to start Drew and Courtney's story. I love this secret writing duo and am thankful to have finally picked up their books. I may have a legit obsession with Kennedy Fox now. So thanks to all those ladies that posted and talked about how amazing their books are. I hope these authors continue to share more stories with us!
I loved Viola right away. She is a little, nerdy bookworm and I can relate to that. I love all the Harry Potter references. I would hope that we could be friends in real life. Travis and me had a love and hate relationship going on for a while. I wanted to shake him at certain parts. He definitely won me over by the end. I really enjoyed reading this book. I was one of the weirdo that read Checkmate: This is Reckless first. I loved it and I appreciate it even more after reading this box set. Please come join me and hop on the Kennedy Fox bandwagon. You will definitely enjoy the ride.
I couldn't put this one down! Travis King is a huge douchebag- there's no doubt of that. But he's also super smart, super sexy and extremely hilarious. Never mind the fact that try as he might, nobody comes close to his childhood best friend/ his princess.
I started this book at night and I couldn't put it down the rest of the day afterwards! On the train, in the car, at school, walking from class to class- I really loved it! Definitely looking forward to more books by this author.
Ah, Travis. Mr. King really grew on me in this one. 100% all about his girl and honestly- it was kinda hot. *shrug* I love a guy who loves and appreciates his girl. But man- THE PSYCHOS IN THESE BOOKS. Jesus, get rid of one and another one appears, amirite?
Kennedy Fox keeps the twists and turns coming in This Is Love and let's just say I was shocked, maybe a little stressed (and in need of some chocolate/alcohol- whatever came first) but it was SO WORTH IT.
The amount of book references in these books give me life. It's so full of humor but it's not obnoxious. It's the perfect amount of humor, sexiness, romance and drama. I am LOVING this series!
Travis and Viola will have you laughing out loud one minute and fanning yourself the next! Their smoking hot chemistry will melt your kindle and leave you wanting more! The secondary characters in This is War and This is Love, like Drew and Courtney, are just as fun and amazing, and there will even be a few people that you will LOVE to hate! Grab this set today!
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