Can't Help Falling

A Sweet Romance Age Difference Novella

Romance - General
40 Pages
Reviewed on 10/28/2019
Buy on Amazon

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.

    Book Review

Reviewed by Rabia Tanveer for Readers' Favorite

Can't Help Falling: A Sweet Romance Age Difference Novella by John Irvin is the story of love and loving yourself. Kaela Theron is trying to live her life the best way she can. Being a successful actress and mother of three children is not easy, but being divorced adds a whole new spin to her tale. While her ex-husband is running about with his next conquest, she is working hard to put food on the table and taking care of her children. Her only guilty pleasure is romance novels. She loves them, so when she gets the opportunity to attend a book signing by her favorite author, she grabs it with both hands. When she meets Mason Haran, she has no idea that he will surprise her beyond words. So when he asks her out on a date, she accepts. There is definite chemistry between them and, if given the chance, this could turn out to be something beautiful. However, she is more than a decade older than him and society will never accept their relationship. What should Kaela and Mason do? Do they even have a future?

This was a very different and very entertaining story to read. The reversal of age difference was a very good spin, one that had my attention from the moment I read the blurb. I loved how the author portrayed the story, made it sweet, beautiful and real at the same time. Everyone deserves love; everyone deserves to have that one special person in their life who will love them irrevocably. Mason is that for Kaela; he understands how unique she is and how she thirsts for attention and love. He gives it all to her and makes sure that she is aware of how important she is. I loved the relationship between these two and how they adored each other. This is such a simply beautiful, fulfilling story.