Saturday, January 24, 2015

"Forever Now" by Elise Sax

Forever Now
(Forever Book 1)
by Elise Sax

This book blitz and giveaway for Forever Now is brought to you by YA Bound Book Tours.

For another book by this author, please check out my blog post on Bounty.

When Tess's mother abandons her during her senior year at high school, she must find a way to keep the secret and survive until graduation. She's surprised when Cruz, her crush and an aspiring model, moves in to help. Tess has dreams of studying in Paris, France and becoming a writer ... impossible dreams without money or family. But as Tess and Cruz's relationship grows closer, Cruz will do anything to make sure Tess's dreams come true. But at what price?
Forever Now is the first book in the Forever young adult/new adult trilogy about finding love, living dreams, and overcoming great odds.
Forever begins now.

I don’t know why I didn’t notice him before because he was the best looking boy I had ever seen. Not really a boy. A man. Maybe nineteen, I figured.  He had dark hair and eyes but light skin, and he was tall and muscular. He was beautiful, like a model, shining under the lights.
He shook my mother’s hand, and the three of them walked on the tiled floor further into the house without saying a word to me.
There. That’s the moment my life changed. No, I didn’t realize it, yet. I didn’t know that anything special had happened. I certainly didn’t know that Cruz would save my life, and I would save his - at least for a while. That we would love each other and our love would be dangerous.

Praise for the Book
"The story is incredibly believable and heart wrenching, but I could definitely see a young woman going through similar struggles. These two characters will be seen again in the next book of the series. I do believe the young adult reader, early teens, would enjoy this story." ~ Anima M. Giraldez
"My Niece and I conversed for days about Forever Now. She has deemed it her GOAT (Greatest of All Time).This book is a gem for all ages. We are both eagerly anticipating the remainder of the story. Awesome start to a great series." ~ ViviBee
"I was completely blown away. I am sucked into this story. It hit home because I have known kids who have been dealt bad hands in life. It was fantastic, very well written. I can't wait until the next book in the series." ~ Amy
"This book was amazingly heartbreaking and wonderful all at once. Tess has a vile mother. Cruz steps in like a knight in tarnished armor and helps her survive when her mother abandons her. Young love grows and in the end Cruz encourages Tess to follow her dreams. I cannot wait to see what the future holds for the young lovers." ~ readaholic

About the Author
Elise Sax worked as a journalist for fifteen years, mostly in Paris, France. She took a detour from journalism and became a private investigator before writing her first novel. She lives in Southern California with her two sons.

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