Tuesday, May 16, 2017

[Blog Tour + Review] A Change in Tide by Freya Barker

Title: A Change in Tide
Series: Northern Lights #1
Author: Freya Barker
Genre: Sports Romance
Release Date: May 3, 2017
Photographer: RplusMphoto
Cover Model: Blake Sevani

"A Change In Tide is a beautiful love story touching on real life problems and honest emotions. Barker has a wonderful way with words that keeps us wanting more. This book is definitely at the top of my list of favorite reads for 2017!" -author RB Hilliard

"A Change In Tide will make you hurt, make your heart race in empathy, and then put you back together again!" -author CP Smith

What impact would it have when everything suddenly faded to black? For Mia, a crowded subway ride changes her entire life. Retreating to the wilderness helps her cope with a world that is suddenly too loud, too turbulent. Her existence safely contained to the small cottage on the lake, she is unprepared for the neighbor that moves across the bay A career-ending injury has Jared permanently benched. His reputation as The Enforcer won’t survive the unanticipated responsibilities awaiting him. Away from the public eye, he adjust to his new reality, under the quiet observation of the intriguing hermit on the other side of the water.

4.5 Stars from Renee!
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I was pulled right into this story. The story has laughs, twists & turns, secrets, and heartbreak. 

This is Mia and Jared’s story. One single event that linked these two unknowingly changed them both in many ways. Mia has become a recluse. She has panic attacks and tends to stick to herself and her home. Jared was in the spotlight but after an injury forces him to retire he is now not after the spotlight. When he moves to the lake he meets Mia. Some misunderstandings happen but after they are cleared up these two better understand each other. Both a broken by that one event in the past. But with the chemistry and love between these two they might be able to help each other heal and look forward to the future? 

As always with Freda’s stories she deals with real life issues. The hard life lessons that happen every day. She weaves a beautiful story around overcoming or helping to deal with the real-life issues while falling hard for each other. I felt I could connect with the characters and the story was a great read. 

I highly recommend this book.

Freya Barker inspires with her stories about 'real’ people, perhaps less than perfect, each struggling to find their own slice of happy. She is the author of the Cedar Tree Series and the Portland, ME, novels.
Freya is the recipient of the RomCon “Reader’s Choice” Award for best first book, “Slim To None,” and is a finalist for the 2016 Kindle Book Awards for “From Dust”. She currently has two complete series and three anthologies published, and is working on two new series; La Plata County FBI—ROCK POINT, and Northern Lights. She continues to spin story after story with an endless supply of bruised and dented characters, vying for attention!

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