Title: Lies Beneath the Surface (Buried Secrets #2)

Happy For Now (No Cliffhanger)

Release Date: September 3, 2014

Genre: Romance/Mystery/Suspense
 
synopsis
Carly Jo Simon carries
the weight of the world on her shoulders.
 
When she unearthed her
daddy’s secrets, she had no idea the repercussions she would be faced to live
with. Now, his secrets are her own to carry, as she fights to protect her
sister 
 
Savannah from their daddy’s daunting past and their bastard brother Drew.
Savannah wears a mask of
perfection, shielding everyone from the reality of her personal imprisonment.
When Savannah’s secrets are exposed, Carly stands by her, hand in hand,
offering Savannah the comfort and strength she needs to move on.
 
Despite carrying the
weight of other’s secrets on her back, Carly’s own secrets burden her deeply.
Although she battled to keep her heart safely guarded from Colton Weston, he
owns every inch of her. But when Carly turned her back on Colton and opened her
arms to her best friend Luke, she made a mistake that could shatter all three
of their lives.

 

 
They all have something
to hide. But it’s the secrets that lie beneath the surface that could destroy
them all.

                                                                         Goodreads

 

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~~ 5 “Questions Answered” Stars ~~

Talk about a roller coaster of emotions, angst, drama, love and suspense.  This book has it all and it doesn’t stop until the end.  Lies Beneath the Surface is the second book in the Buried Secrets Series by Silla Webb.  This book is a continuation of Covered in Coal and is to be read ONLY AFTER you read book 1.  This is NOT a standalone book.

I will warn you that I don’t plan on talking about the storyline too much because pretty much anything that I would say would be a HUGE spoiler!!!!  This book does start up right where Covered in Coal ended.  This book will definitely pull at your heartstrings and also test your patience.  We were left with a TON of questions after Covered in Coal and rest assured….you are given the answers in this book.  This book/series is all about the secrets people hide over time and how they can come back and bite you in the butt in the long run.  I loved that this book was so unpredictable.  There were some things that I saw coming but I have to say that Silla Webb kept me guessing throughout the majority of this book.

I am having such a hard time writing this review because I don’t want to give anything away.  I will say that I truly enjoy Silla’s writing style.  I loved that she captures the true feeling of being in Kentucky by using the grammar and dialect that is used in the south.  I thought this book was wonderfully written.  We got multiple POV’s in this story.  I thought it was great to see what Colton, Carly Jo, and Savannah (Carly Jo’s sister) thought and felt.  We learned so much more about Savannah in this book, my heart broke so many times for her and her situation.  My only complaint with this book was that by having this as a multiple POV book, we got some repetitive stuff.  There were situations that were repeated by different characters that I thought could’ve been left out so that the flow of the story wasn’t slowed down.  Obviously that didn’t deter from my complete enjoyment of this book.

I’m wrapping up my review by just saying READ THIS BOOK/SERIES!!!  You won’t be sorry.  Just an FYI….this book does NOT end on a cliffhanger.  We are given a complete story.  I did see at the end that there will be two more books to this series and I am excited to see who they will be about.  I have my suspicions, but I guess I’ll have to wait and see 😉

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abouttheauthor

 

Silla Webb is a Kentucky native,
raised in the heart of the Eastern Kentucky coal fields. A coal truck driver’s
daughter, and a railroader’s wife, the coal fields own a special place in her
heart.
Silla is a work at home, Super Momma to
three rowdy boys, who keep her on her feet from daylight to sunset. As a pass
time from her everyday life, Silla started a blog-Momma’s Secret Book
Obsession, for reviewing romance novels. From there, she realized that not only
did she have a natural love for reading and reviewing, but she found that lost
love of writing that she once had as a young girl.
When she isn’t conquering the world as
a wife, momma and Super Woman, Silla loves to lay on the front porch swing and
read while sipping sweet tea, just passin’ the day away.
                                            

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

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