Author: Jolene Perry

Average Rating: 4


Review: Out of Play by Nyrae Dawn and Jolene Perry

Posted 10 October, 2013 by Gabbie in Review / 0 Comments
Review: Out of Play by Nyrae Dawn and Jolene Perry

Favorite Quote(s): “‘I like your hair. I hate that stupid hat you wear.’ She whispers the words against my lips. ‘Me too.’ ‘Any your lip ring.’ She pretends to nip at it. ‘Totally hot.’” Favorite Character: Penny. First Line: “Bishop! Bishop! Bishop! The chants from the crowd won’t stop rattling around in my head.” My Musings: When I first read the blurb for this novel, I was immediately hooked. A tough, sport playing girl and a rock-star, troubled boy? It sounded like the perfect mix of trouble and romance. I was sure that it would make for a phenomenal novel. And that it did. Bishop is the drummer of a popular rock band. And he has a slight problem. Drugs. Bishop has a new found thing for popping pills to ease the anxiety that he feels on a frequent basis. But he claims that he’s not addicted. So when his band stages an intervention and sends him off to isolation in Alaska, Bishop is feeling betrayed. He doesn’t have a problem. He doesn’t. Penny is a fantastic hockey player. One of the best in Seldon, Alaska. And she has numerous colleges hoping to give her scholarships to have her come play for their teams. But all Penny wants is to stay near home so that she can help out with her Gramps, who is suffering from mental illness, and to help out […]