Series: The Boyfriend Experience

Review & Excerpt: The Boyfriend Experience by Carly Phillips & Erika Wilde

Posted March 22nd 2019 by The Faerie Queen in Blog Tours, Reviews /
Review & Excerpt: The Boyfriend Experience by Carly Phillips & Erika Wilde

The Faerie Queen’s review I’m a big fan of the fake relationship trope, so I jumped at the chance to read The Boyfriend Experience. The story centres around Evie and Eric, the former needing a boyfriend to accompany her to a family reunion so as to ward off pitying looks from her family after a recent breakup. This was a very light-touch romance, perfect for a mental diversion. While heavy topics were introduced, including bullying and the loss of family, it didn’t sink down into the darker feelings too much. I particularly enjoyed the easy chemistry between Evie and Eric, with lots of flirting and just enough confidence from each of them without edging into arrogance. I just wish there was more. The actual weekend went by so quickly, with only a few activities played out in any kind of detail. These could have been filled out more to show […]

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