See Me was an interesting romantic suspense that leaned more towards a mystery thriller but was one I that I found entertaining. I wouldn't describe this book as a total utter disappointement, but it didn't meet my expectations either. Does he actually become a teacher? I need more wine to cope with this. I really loved that it wasn't pure romance because I thought that's what I wanted, but it really wasn't. Maria is a hard-working, successful Mexican immigrant.
See me just as I see you. Sparks added red herrings and clues along the way. All she needs is a scary escaped convict. Layers of suspense, surrounding a love story with characters from different walks of life. I have seen multiple movies based off of his books, and for me, Nicholas Sparks is synonyms with tear jerker, bawling my eyes out for days on end, my heart being ripped out and shred into three million pieces.
Because the Sparks family covers all operational expenses of the foundation, 100% of donations are devoted to programs. Colin lives in a downstairs apartment, he rents from his oldest best friend landlord , conservative--Evan, an accountant, a financial planner, and his beautiful fiancée, Lilly who is around most of the time. Because Maria is a good girl and Collin is a bad boy but they never let their reputation or pasts get into their relationship, I wasn't really a fan of their love story, I'm not saying it was bad but it was nothing near good comparing to his other novels like: The Notebook or The Longest Ride. It is more than just a love story. I started listening to it at work yesterday and when I got home, I picked up the book and kept reading until the very last page. His books give me those warm, fuzzy feels that a girl needs every now and then.
The daughter of Mexican immigrants, she comes from a very close knit family. And yet the whole thing was a cliche. Questions of mental stability made our villain scary and unpredictable. The other main character Maria is also 28 and works as a lawyer having a sister Serena always looking out for her. Also, this one didn't have a ton of cheesy moments, which is great! Maria was a bit of a contradiction at times.
You should wear what you want. Having a sensitive son who speaks few words, made it easy for me to identify with Colin, although I abhorred his violent nature. She has recently moved back to her hometown and is lonely and deeply dissatisfied with her current employment situation. Colin Hancock, who has in the past had a chequered history with the law. Narrated by Christopher Ryan Grant See Me began slowly and had a few bumps but ultimately was a listen that kept me engaged. They all added an interesting mix to the story.
Not only did I not like the characters and not like the main love story, it pissed me off. Thanks for a good review! It was an edge on your seat type thrill that I couldn't put the book down without having to see it through to the end. Why can't Sparks just stick to what he does best, a genuine honest I hope Nicholas Sparks hated writing this novel as much as I hated reading it. His personality is cut and dry, and is not about trying to impress or engage in conversation. If you know me well, you will know that I actually do enjoy reading books by Nicholas Sparks and See Me was a good read. And that is exactly what happened. No, it was See Me.
More of a twisty mystery thriller, keeping the reader in the dark, as to the identity of the bad guy. Colin Hancock is giving his second chance his best shot. Author Nicholas sparks has definitely earned his title of the king of romance. Lilly has tutored him in the evenings, and kept him from making impulsive decisions, as well as Evan helping to keep him in line. Have a wonderful week and happy reading.
In 2009, the team he coached at New Bern High School set a World Junior Indoor Record in the 4 x400 meter, in New York. God damn you Nicholas Sparks! See Me is a departure from the tear-inducing novels that Sparks typically writes and I appreciated the mystery, thriller and suspense angles. There was an abundance of free time, friends who lived either with you or right next door, and an overwhelming sense of optimism about the future, even if you had no idea as to the specifics of what that might mean. However, there is an older married partner of the firm, sexually harassing the women, and putting the pressure on her. It's a touching movie and certainly helped launch Ryan Gosling's career as a leading man and heartthrob. Marija je kćerka meksičkih doseljenika, radi u uglednoj advokatskoj kancelariji i ima besprijekornu karijeru.