A Memoir

Non-Fiction - Memoir
332 Pages
Reviewed on 07/07/2016
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Author Biography

C.J. English is an Amazon Kindle Best Selling Author in Love and Romance. She made her debut with the sexy and scandalous memoir AFFAIRYTALE which soared into the Kindle top 100 in five categories within thirty days of its release. C.J. lives happily ever after with the man of her dreams and their growing family. She is a lover of life and sushi, wine and wandering. C.J. is a passionate vegetarian and consistent rule breaker in writing and in life.

Her second book WTF AM I SUPPOSED TO EAT? Is set to release in the Fall of 2016.

    Book Review

Reviewed by Rabia Tanveer for Readers' Favorite

Affairytale: A Memoir by C.J. English is a raw and real story of a woman who was living an unsatisfactory married life with a husband she didn’t love. When she got pregnant with her daughter, Dani, C.J. knew that she had to marry Levi for the sake of her daughter. Being married to a man whom she didn’t love was not easy and Levi was not making it easy for her too. She was miserable and there seemed to end to her existence. Soon she was depressed.

She met her brother’s best friend, Grant, one summer. The attraction was instant and undeniable, but they both kept their feelings in check, no matter what. C.J. remained faithful to a husband she didn’t love. Nine years after their first meeting, C.J. and Grant meet again and this time they are unable to contain their emotions and feelings for each other. What happens next would change their lives forever. An extramarital affair can be exciting and thrilling, but when it is true love, it feels right. Is C.J. making the right choice? Is she and Grant meant to be?

Like I said, this was a raw and gritty novel. You cannot help but sympathize with C.J. She did exactly what most women would do for her children and she suffered a great deal for her decision. Grant was such an amazing character. He was strong, a perfect companion, and a shoulder to lean on. He never pushed or prodded C.J. and never, ever made her choose between him and her life. He became her life after he literally stole her heart with his kindness and charm. This is an emotional and heartwarming novel that will make you sigh with happiness. It is a must-read, folks!