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Watching Fireflies (Love Bug Series Book 1) by [Ford, Jaycee]
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Jordan Hawthorne thought she had it all until a surprise for her fiancé turns into losing everything that she ever wanted. She flees her home in Charlotte, North Carolina to take a new job in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and make a new start where her ex-fiancé can’t find her. Jordan is just beginning to adjust to her new life in the middle of nowhere when a small town cowboy walks in and disrupts it all.

Tom McCloud never had time for a serious commitment, always too busy with running his grandparents’ farm. Everything changes when he stumbles upon a broken-hearted city girl and a steamy buzz ignites between them. But what happens when the city girl can’t stay hidden in the country for long?

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  • File Size: 3257 KB
  • Print Length: 278 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00MQB7B2G
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #43,905 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)

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By bluebird TOP 50 REVIEWER on 4 October 2014
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What a warm lovely heartfelt read. So glad Jordan & Tom found each other. That spark, a love at first sight type of story. Psycho Ryan & some great friends find their way into the story. It seems the grass is always greener in the country.

I thoroughly enjoyed this & would highly recommend it.

PS loved the cover a hunky, yummo cowboy woo,hoo
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I first became acquainted with Jaycee Ford and her Love Bug series through a free-to-read website.
I remember reading it for the first time, one of the first stories I read on the site, and thinking to myself 'this story has a bit of everything. Romance, humour, drama, conflict - it's perfect. It should totally be a published book'.
Well, here we are! I got my wish, and I couldn't wait for the chance to read it again.

Watching Fireflies kicks off when Jordan Hawthorne runs from the city to the Blue Ridge Mountains after her seemingly perfect life crumbles before her eyes. What she finds there is a warm, loving community including Tom Mcloud, local cowboy who is enamoured with her from the start. Finally, Jordan is learning what it is to be truly wanted and appreciated. Too bad her past is determined to chase her down, no matter what.

Jaycee's writing is clear and descriptive. I found the pacing just right, and the underlyng tension throughout which led to the climax of the story was effective without being overwhelming.
Jaycee's characters are just so warm yet beautifully flawed, which make them that much more real and easy to fall in love with. Jordan is a perfect combination of strength and vulnerability, while cowboy Tom just made me melt with his gentlemanly sweetness. Not only that, but their supporting friends all have their own intriguing little stories as well. We will get to learn more about them as the series continues, and I personally can't wait for more of Jaycee Ford, her lovable cowboys and her buzzing Love Bugs!
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This book is definitely worth 5 stars! I loved it from the moment I started reading it, it was the 1st time I've read anything from Jaycee & picked it up on a whim & I'm so glad I did!!
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars I need this whole series on my kindle. 5 October 2014
By alex r. - Published on Amazon.com
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This debut novel from Jaycee Ford had me smiling, giggling and my heart beating erratically page by page.

I immediately connected with the leading lady, Jordan Hawthorne. She has her demons and her flaws, but she is a hard-headed, determined, likable, and confident in such a way that you can’t help but route for her. Especially when she left home in such a hurried fashion due to a douchey ex and needs to put as many miles as possible between them. She isn’t necessarily prepared for love again, but ends up walking right into it … more like “he” walked right into it, rather *snicker* (read this book!)

What’s not to love when it comes to Tom McCloud? He is fiercely loyal and passionate and in awe of a beautiful woman … especially when he accidently stumbles into witnessing her naked in tub. I think I blushed for him. He’s incredibly charming and pulls this story along, while keeping Jordan level, too. Sure, they fall in love with each other, but it’s the way that Tom is so enamored with her that really has me swooning. Did I mention he’s a sexy cowboy as well?

The cast of characters that reveal themselves throughout the story are equally as likable and help everything come together nicely as it sets the stage of small town living perfectly. I can’t wait to read the other books in this series just to see how the lives of some of these characters pan out. They are all as intriguing and swoon/smile worthy as the main characters.

The ending to this is turbulent and exciting in the best way, and the way the pages come to “The End” you will be grinning like an idiot too. I know I was. Can’t wait to get my hands on this whole series. Any lover of romance won't be able to put it down.
6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars It was the very first book that I read about the country and I wasn't entirely sure if I was going to like it since I'm more of 11 December 2014
By Yvette Angeles - Published on Amazon.com
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It was everything and more. It was the very first book that I read about the country and I wasn't entirely sure if I was going to like it since I'm more of a city kind of girl. Oh but how wrong I was, I fell in love with this book! Made me laugh, made me cry, made me believe that I might one day fall in love with a cowboy… *sigh*...
Jordan was PERFECT, the type of girl who doesn't take anyones bs AND knows how to stand up for herself, thinks before she acts, and well balanced.
Tom… well Tom was absolutely freaking AMAZING!
buuuuuuutttt I believe that Ellie was my favorite!! I just simply adore her!

I also fell in love with the author's writing, which i didn't even think it was possible to fall in love with someone's writing but i did! The way she writes just makes you FEEL! She describes everything in such a perfect way that you just can't help but actually feel that you're in the story, do I make any sense? haha

Caution:
There are few chapters where there is talk of delicious food…. soooo if you're reading this book in the middle of the night just beware that you might get very hungry! YOU'VE BEEN WARNED!
Especially the pot roast with potatoes and carrots… I want
7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Worth a read 23 August 2014
By Vicki S. - Published on Amazon.com
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This was a fast enjoyable read with a sweet southern cowboy. The story was realistic and kept my interest cover to cover. I liked how there wasn't a cliffhanger but I will still check out the next book in the series just because I enjoyed Jaycee's writing style.
10 of 12 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars I'd return this if I got it for free - horrible!! 18 October 2014
By Tara C. - Published on Amazon.com
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Seems I'm the only one thus far, who really "REALLY" didn't enjoy this book. The first couple chapters were actually good, minus all the sobbing and heartbreak for the ex, who wasn't worthy to begin with..... the she meets the Cowboy and it just went downhill for me. He falls in love practically within days, so does she. The middle of the book seems to be, them having sex, and them hanging out at the bar with friends. There's no real plot, til the ex comes back into the picture, which is at the very end. **SPOILER*** And the ending, come on, seriously. She works up her strength by exercising, for like 20 minutes - 3 days straight - after being weak, drugged, tied up and out of it for a few days, then pushes him out the window to his death, out of a window that happens to be sitting off a cliff, to a never ending drop??! Ugh! Horrible!
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Tom 22 August 2014
By andrewsheath - Published on Amazon.com
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Love me some hot cowboys with manners, "after lowering me to the ground, he held on to me and said, "tell you what. Why don't you go over to Ellie's booth and give me a second to, umm...settle down, and I'll grab you a beer." It's true ladies everything is bigger with southern men, "I pushed down my jeans and my boxer briefs, and as I slowly kneeled over her,she eyes me in near astonishment. She looked up at me with questioning eyes as I lowered myself on top of her. "Tom, I don't think it's going to fit." Tom is the sweetest, gentlest man and he aims to please his girl, "oh God, you don't like beef...I can make chicken...or we have salad..." He frantically looked through his fridge." Tom he's not one to do things half measures no matter the state he's in, "Tom, do you have any care for organization?" He laughed as he continued with the task at hand. "There's nothing wrong with seeing a naked cowboy, but do you want to put on clothes before you dismantle my suite?" These characters are lovable and entertaining and I can't wait to see whose next.