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Flare Up (Boston Fire #6) by Shannon Stacey [arc review]

Shannon Stacey is a new author to me and I am glad to have discovered her. This was a lovely romance and I am now looking forward to reading the books on the other couples! 

Blurb:
Nursing a broken heart while everybody around him seems to be drowning in happiness has Grant Cutter wondering whether staying with Engine 59—or even Boston Fire—is in his future. It’s tempting as hell to pack up what fits in his Jeep and hit the road. But then a 911 call brings the woman who shattered his heart back into his life, and he knows he won’t ever be able to fully leave her in his rearview mirror.

For a few months, Wren Everett had thought the nightmare of her past was behind her and she might live happily ever after with Grant. Until she got the phone call letting her know the time her ex had spent in jail for assault hadn’t cooled his temper or determination that she belonged with him. Cutting ties with Grant was the hardest thing she’d ever had to do, but it was also the only way to keep him safe.

Now that Grant is back, he’s not letting Wren push him away again. And even with the trust issues between them, Wren dares to hope she and Grant might have a future together after all…if they’re willing to fight for it.
 

The review: 4 Stars

Grant was a great character. Supportive, caring, loving... nothing not to love. I felt bad for the guy. Wren just walked off on him with no explanation and when their paths cross he couldn't keep away.  Wren was not easy to love. Running away the way she did was stupid and for that reason I found very hard to like her.

The secondary characters were all amazing and I truly am looking forward to reading the stories about them. That being said, I didn't feel like I missed anything important to understand Flare Up. So feel free to read it as a stand alone as well.

All in all it was great second chance romance that just so happens to have hot firefighters. What is not to love right?

I think this is the shortest review I have ever written! 🤣🤣So long as it gets the message across right?!

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