Reviewed by K.C. Finn for Readers' Favorite
What Happens Here: Vegas is a work of fiction in the romance, interpersonal drama, and relationships subgenres, and it forms the opening novel in the What Happens Here Series. The work is best suited to mature readers as it contains explicit language and sexual situations. Penned by author Piper Lauren, this is a captivating romance novel that takes readers on a passionate journey in Sin City. Jasmine and Ethan's unexpected encounter in Las Vegas sparks a whirlwind romance that alters their lives forever. As they explore the city together, they forge a profound connection. However, their happiness is jeopardized by the presence of a mysterious figure in the background.
Author Piper Lauren has crafted a love story that drew me in from the first page. The chemistry between Jasmine and Ethan was palpable, making their romance both passionate and believable through physical action and some really enjoyable dialogue. The vivid descriptions of Las Vegas added to the allure of the story, making the city feel like a character itself. The novel's well-paced plot kept me engaged throughout, and the looming figure lurking in the shadows added an element of suspense that had me eagerly turning pages. I found myself emotionally invested in Jasmine and Ethan's journey, rooting for their love to overcome the challenges they faced. Lauren's storytelling prowess made the characters and their experiences come alive, making it an unforgettable and enjoyable read. Overall, What Happens Here: Vegas is a beautifully written tale of love, adventure, and second chances and I’d recommend it to romance enthusiasts and anyone looking for an escape to the vibrant city of Las Vegas.