Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Review & Blog Tour: Saving Alexander by Susan Mac Nichol


Punishing himself for a horrific past that is not his fault, bestselling author Alexander Montgomery seeks redemption and love—and perhaps he will find it.

Famous author though he may be, Alexander Montgomery is not someone you take home to meet Mother. Seriously flawed, damaged by a horrific past, he’s trying hard to claw his way back to normality. But how can anyone respect what he truly is? His therapy involves regular sessions at Study in Scarlet, an exclusive S&M club.

Then comes Sage. Tall, with black hair and blue eyes, an up-and-coming actor with impossible charm and boy-next-door good looks, he’s the perfect choice to play the leading man in a TV adaptation of Alex’s last best-seller. Even more, he is a man you introduce to your family. Which Alex would do—if he weren’t taken by another man who offers the punishments Alex prays will wipe away the past and make him the person he wants to be. Yet, perhaps there is another path to redemption. If only the solution would reach out and touch him.

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About Susan Mac Nicol

Susan Mac Nicol was born in Leeds, UK, and left for South Africa when she was eight. She returned to the UK thirty years later and now lives in Essex. Her debut novel Cassandra by Starlight, the first in a trilogy, was published earlier this year by Boroughs Publishing Group in the US. Sue’s latest story, Saving Alexander is her second m/m romance.
Sue has written since she was very young, and never thought she would see herself being a Romance writer, being a horror/psychological thriller reader all her life. But the Romance genre is now something very close to her heart and she intends continuing the trend.
Sue is a member of the Romance Writers of America and the Romantic Novelists Association here in the UK.
To learn more, visit Susan on her website and blog on Twitter, Facebook, Goodreads and Pinterest.
Susan Mac Nicol is also author of The Magick of Christmas, Confounding Cupid, Cassandra by Starlight , Together in Starlight and the best-selling Stripped Bare.

Saving Alexander
By: Susan Mac Nichol
Boroughs Publishing Group
ISBN: 978-1-938876-44-8
Genre: M/M, Contemporary Romance, Bondage, S&M, Mystery
256 pages
“Alexander Montgomery was in a lot of pain.  Pain of his own choosing but pain nonetheless.”
When this is the first sentence you read, how can you not dive head first into the world that Susan Mac Nichol created?  Between the beautiful characters and the who-dun-it mystery, this book contained every element needed for a masterpiece.  Love, heartache, struggle, and redemption.
Alexander Montgomery was a product of his past.  Lured into a cult and abused by a man, his soul was battered and despite his conventional therapy Alexander needed more.  Sessions at the hands of a sadist, he coped with the world the best way he knew how.  His life as a successful author was skyrocketing as his words were coming to life on the big screen with man he mentally sculpted the role around leading the cast. 
Christopher Sage was the epitome of good looks and sex appeal. So when his eyes locked on the mismatched ones of the best-selling author, he was smitten.  Unexplained accidents begin to mimic the book and no one feels safe.  Sage and Alexander begin spending time together and the air begins to sizzle around them until jealousy rears its ugly head almost destroying it all.
I fell in love with Sage and Alexander.  Sage’s love and patience with Alexander go beyond explanation.  Alexander has never had anyone who made him feel the way that Sage does and it scares him…A LOT, but with the support of a wonderful man he fights for his happiness.  This story is riddled with heartache and sadness.  Love finds its way and gives them strength. 
Susan Mac Nichol creates theses amazing worlds of strong gay men,  throws in some action and suspense, and BAM…a masterpiece!  She has concocted her own recipe for success and it hasn’t let her down yet.
5 out of 5



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