Saturday, September 13, 2014
Tried and True by Mary Connealy
I loved Kylie's self-sufficient sisters and Kylie's realization that though she's not a great man, she has talents and traits that make her a very sufficient woman. We see her falling apart in several places only to pull herself together again using skills she learned in the war. There are several things that I didn't think were super believable--how horrible her father is, the fact that she was in a war with how girly she is, the horrible things another woman does to her on the off chance that it will make a man marry her, but overall it's well worth reading.
I really liked the plot twist at the end and how that relationship develops between Aaron and the person seeking to harm him. I also look forward to reading future books about Kylie's sisters Shannon and Bailey!