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seriously romantic: just pretending by leah and kate rooper

the chicago falcons series comes to a close with just pretending. this time focusing on queen eva of eldonia and tyler evans, daniel sacachelli's sister and best friend respectively. the whole fake kingdom of eldonia angle kind of record scratched the series for me, but i did enjoy this book much more than just one of the royals.

both tyler and eva are super appealing characters and when poor ty gets caught up in the pretense that he's prince tiberius of prienzza you know that their entire relationship is going to fall apart like a house of cards. and it does, but it's also kind of eva's fault for refusing to talk to ty. when she finally does go to him to right that wrong, he's worked himself into a tizzy of insecurities and is a huge jerk.

for a while you wonder if these two will get their acts together, but the truth is tyler and eva together are stronger, braver, better people. and that's pretty amazing.

**just pretending will publish on november 5. 2018. i received an advance reader copy courtesy of entangled publishing (crush) in exchange for my honest review.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

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