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Because of Lucy: 2016 Revised Edition (Butterfly Days) by [Swallow, Lisa]
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Because of Lucy: 2016 Revised Edition (Butterfly Days) Kindle Edition


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Length: 222 pages Word Wise: Enabled Language: English

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Ness watches girls fall over themselves for Evan's attention, but she has no interest in the hot English student who includes poetry in his seduction techniques. 

Evan is amused by the uptight girl who refuses to fall for his charms, and engages in a battle of wits to win her over. But Evan is struggling with a side of his life he keeps hidden and the secretive behaviour threatens his new relationship with Ness.

When everything falls apart, Ness and Evan are both faced with difficult choices. All because of Lucy. 

Because of Lucy was originally published as a novella in 2013
This is a NEW EDITION that has been REVISED AND EXPANDED into a novel length book. The original novella is now no longer available.***

From Amazon bestselling author, Lisa Swallow.
Because of Lucy is an emotional new adult romance about an opposites attract guy and girl. This isn't a bad boy meets good girl book but is the story of two people struggling to escape others' expectations. And about a third person who changes all their lives.

*This is the first in a two book series but does not have a cliffhanger*

The Butterfly Days Series
Because of Lucy - Available Now.
Finding Evan - Available for pre-order. Releases March 29th

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 929 KB
  • Print Length: 222 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B01C38R8QA
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Not Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #99,321 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)

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Another beautiful story by Lisa Swallow
Because of Lucy is a beautiful love story between Evan, a young and seemingly carefree guy who's living the college lifestyle and Vanessa (Ness) who's uptight and trying to escape her parents control by so not doing the college thing. Both are trying to run away from their past and its expectations. In doing so they find refuge in each other. As their romance blossoms there is the underlying question of 'who is Lucy?'
This novel is beautifully written and handles the question of 'who is Lucy' extremely well. It will keep you guessing for a good part of the novel but that is the intrigue of this story. I loved Evan and Ness and enjoyed watching their romance blossom and their struggle to find who they are! Again this is another 5 star read from Lisa.
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By Sasha TOP 1000 REVIEWER on 24 February 2016
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I read this super-fast! Couldn't put it down. It was a smart, sexy and touching romance. The question of 'who is Lucy?' kept me guessing for a good part of the book! This turned out to be a gorgeous romance between developed characters, with the realism and sexiness of all this author's books. I particularly loved how the prickliness of Ness starts to soften, and the smooth hottie Evan has to actually work for something for a change. Definitely recommended for lovers of a well-written contemporary romance.
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By Demelza Carlton TOP 50 REVIEWER on 23 February 2016
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A sweet, sexy story about pasts converging with the present, but the future is still wide open because both Evan and Vanessa have their lives before them and plenty of choices (and mistakes) they can make.

I enjoyed this one, particularly as it brought to life student life in the UK. And then bought the sequel and devoured that, too...
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Generally I don't read anything without an element of fantasy or paranormal, but I loved this book. The characters were so likable and the plot moved along at a perfect pace. A story about life, what it means to be human, and the power of love. Can't wait to read the sequel!
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