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The Me I Used to Be In New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Ryan s bold new novel, Evangeline Austen returns to her family s sprawling Napa Valley ranch, determined to rebuild her life and expose the shocking truth about the past.She s not the na ve girl she used to be After serving time for a crime she didn t commit, Evangeline returns home to a cold welcome Her mother blames her for her father s death, and her brothers want her out of their way When Evangeline learns she s solely responsible for their failing ranch putting her family s future squarely on her shoulders she ll have to find a creative way to save their home before they lose it all.She ll have her reckoningHer only ally the cop who sent her away Chris Chambers is positive she went to prison to protect someone else He strikes a deal help him track down the real criminals in exchange for clearing her name But the closer Evangeline and Chris get to exposing the truth and to each other the deeper Evangeline is drawn into a dangerous sting that could finally bring her justice or put her dreams on hold permanently.She ll fight for the life she always wanted Everyone s lives moved on while Evangeline s stood still Now she has a chance to rebuild her family ranch, her life, and expose the people who put her away, so she can become the woman she was always meant to be. New Download The Me I Used to Be [ By ] Jennifer Ryan [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – wildweaves.co.uk

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  1. I really enjoyed this book I read this in one sitting because I could not put this down There are a couple storylines woven into this story and it fits nicely The story begins with Evangeline facing a parole board after serving 4 years in prison for a crime she did not commit She is released but is escorted out by the officer who arrested her, Chris Chris makes her a deal to expunge her prison record and she agrees He escorts her home to her family ranch where she faces her family who is I really enjoyed this book I read this in one sitting because I could not put this down There are a couple storylines woven into this story and it fits nicely The story begins with Evangeline facing a parole board after serving 4 years in prison for a crime she did not commit She is released but is escorted out by the officer who arrested her, Chris Chris makes her a deal to expunge her prison record and she agrees He escorts her home to her family ranch where she faces her family who is so bitter and angry at her because they blame her for her fauther s death who recently passed away She is filled with guilt and because she has no place to go, she is forced to stay with her family Chris s deal involves the reason for Evangeline s time in prison..he believes she is innocent and wants to solve this crime He believes she also went to prison to protect someone that she cares for Evangeline wants to move on with her life and will agree to Chris s risky plan to catch the real criminals While she...

  2. Captivating Enjoyable Satisfyingtl dr Post conviction daugther returns to family farm to fix things This book is like a Romance writer scripted the afterlife for the character from Orange is the New Black The story has so many expected tropes jealous siblings, insta tropes, heart of gold lawman Yet, Ryan seems to turn the expected into something surprising This fast read is incredibly satisfying The main characters are appealing, certainly, but Ryan s strength might be her pacing The Captivating Enjoyable Satisfyingtl dr Post conviction daugther returns to family farm to fix things This book is like a Romance writer scripted the afterlife for the character from Orange is the New Black The story has so many expected tropes jealous siblings, insta tropes, heart of gold lawman Yet, Ryan seems to turn the expecte...

  3. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here 2.5 I REALLY wanted to like this book, I did The concept was interesting and the setting was relatable But I just couldn t get my head around it Evangeline spends 4 years in prison pretty much getting the crap kicked out of her then the cop who helped put her away shows up She makes a point of saying she s afraid of him and the power he has over her life, then BAM she can t get enough of him, can t stop thinking about him, and gives him MORE power over her life with her parole deal On top 2.5 I REALLY wanted to like this book, I did The concept was interesting and the setting was relatable But I just couldn t get my head around it Evangeline spends 4 years in prison pretty much getting the crap kicked out of her then the cop who helped put her away shows up She makes a point of saying she s afraid of him and the power he has over her life, then BAM she can t get enough of him, can t stop thinking about him, and gives him MORE power over her life with her parole deal On top of that, is the behavior of Evangeline s family, who treats her like absolute crap Their behavior only softens a little when she proves she s worthy by saving be her nephew Then all is instantly forgiven once they realize she was innocent and protecting her dad.Her mother wouldn t talk to her and accused her of being the cause of her dad s death But all the verbal abuse is forgiven and forgotten in moments once her mother r...

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  5. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here I don t typically read fluffy romance, most of my romance involves demons, dragons, aliens, vampires, or werewolves But I received a copy of this book from a Goodreads contest and wasthan happy to try it out The book was cute and told a very simple and straight forward story I think I disliked two major things first, the author over explained tremendously She would take paragraphs talking about how a character felt, but I think that by the action and conversation in a book we should b I don t typically read fluffy romance, most of my romance involves demons, dragons, aliens, vampires, or werewolves But I received a copy of this book from a Goodreads contest and wasthan happy to try it out The book was cute and told a very simple and straight forward story I think I disliked two major things first, the author over explained tremendously She would take paragraphs talking about how a character felt, but I think that by the action and conversation in a book we should be able to tell She consistently went back over facts again and again, re stating what had happened in a previous chapter or what someone was thinking It was torture The other problem is the spoiler here everything is great she falls in love, her brother gets his house, the ranch is saved, the bad guy is caught, everyone forgives everyone, and every single possible plot line in the story is resolved It was rather absurd It...

  6. Sit back and enjoy this read or listen as will be available as an audio book as well The description gives you a basic overview, but it is so muchOnce you get started be prepared to lose track of time and all else that is going on around you It is a compelling story that leaves you with so much to think about Evangeline is a strong, smart, incredibly loyal loving friend, daughter and sister who spent 4 years and 27 days spent in prison for a crime she didn t commit While incarcerate Sit back and enjoy this read or listen as will be available as an audio book as well The description gives you a basic overview, but it is so muchOnce you get started be prepared to lose track of time and all else that is going on around you It is a compelling story that leaves you with so much to think about Evangeline is a strong, smart, incredibly loyal loving friend, daughter and sister who spent 4 years and 27 days spent in prison for a crime she didn t commit While incarcerated she is attacked and beaten multiple times within an inch of her life She is physically and emotionally scarred for life for which her family, the people who are supposed to love and trust her thinks she deserved and then some They almost or maybe do wish she did dies while there s...

  7. In a crowd of people, she felt utterly alone Isolated An outcast.I wasn t sure what to expect with Jennifer Ryan s latest it appeared to be skewedtoward women s fiction than romance, had the air of angst about it, and its cover was cowboy and abs free But I should ve known I d love it After all, I have all of Ms Ryan s other books Side note I m not that invested in abs on covers, but it s noticeably different from the usual style of this author s titles The Me I Used to Be isn t In a crowd of people, she felt utterly alone Isolated An outcast.I wasn t sure what to expect with Jennifer Ryan s latest it appeared to be skewedtoward women s fiction than romance, had the air of angst about it, and its cover was cowboy and abs free But I should ve known I d love it After all, I have all of Ms Ryan s other books Side note I m not that invested in abs on covers, but it s noticeably different from the usual style of this author s titles The Me I Used to Be isn t overly angsty though there are emotional and tense moments and it is romance At l...

  8. After four years in prison, Evangeline is up for parole Imagine her surprise when her arresting officer enters the hearing room A whispered conference with the parole board and she is immediately released on compassionate grounds Immediately Right now Hit the road Do not pass Go, do not collect 200, and do not go through offical channels for release And don t let the door hit you on the way out.That is just the first of a slew of improbable happenings in this book Before it begins, Evan After four years in prison, Evangeline is up for parole Imagine her surprise when her arresting officer enters the hearing room A whispered conference with the parole board and she is immediately released on compassionate grounds Immediately Right now Hit the road Do not pass Go, do not collect 200, and do not go through offical channels for release And don t let the door hit you on the way out.That is just the first of a slew of improbable happenings in this book Before it begins, Evangeline was arrested for a crime she did not commit, tried and sentenced in a period of about 4 6 weeks Right She went in as a pampered co ed at the age of 19, survived six violent episodes while imprisoned, four of which culminated in a hospital stay, at least one of which incidents was life th...

  9. I received a copy of this book through a Goodreads giveaway for my honest review Admitedly, this is not a book I would have chosen to read on my own but I approached it with an open mind and hoped that it would bethan the typical romance book even though the cover wasn t really giving me a lot of hope in that direction The premise seemed interesting and so for that reason, I was really hoping the book would exceed my initial expectations Mostly, I m giving this book three stars be I received a copy of this book through a Goodreads giveaway for my honest review Admitedly, this is not a book I would have chosen to read on my own but I approached it with an open mind and hoped that it would bethan the typical romance book even though the cover wasn t really giving me a lot of hope in that direction The premise seemed interesting and so for that reason, I was really hoping the book would exceed my initial expectations Mostly, I m giving this book three stars because the book held my attention long enough to finish the entire thing Thankfully, there is enough suspense in the plot to keep the story interesting even when the characters become a little boring and dull The characters are really why...

  10. Evangeline has just served four years in prison for a crime she didn t commit At her parole hearing, the officer who arrested her, presents a document saying she needs to get out immediately because her dad passed away and the police need her help in bringing the actual perpetrator of the crime to justice.No one else knows at this time that Evangeline did not commit the crime the theft of some high priced wine from nearby vineyards and her family blames her for the death of her dad It seem Evangeline has just served four years in prison for a crime she didn t commit At her parole hearing, the officer who arrested her, presents a document saying she needs to get out immediately because her dad passed away and the police need her help in bringing the actual perpetrator of the crime to justice.No one else knows at this time that Evangeline did not commit the crime the theft of some high priced wine from nearby vineyards and her family blames her for the death of her dad It seems that he really began drinking heavily when she went to prison and then refused to see him while she was incarcerated Lt Chris Chambers, the arresting officer, has feelings for Evangeline and though he wants her help to catch the real thief and get her exonerated, he worries about her safety Enter ex boyfriend Darren and her brothers Charlie and Joey who are upset that her dad left the decisions about ...

  11. As soon as I read the summary of this book, I knew it would be special and that I needed to read it I was so right, very special and a pleasure to read Evangeline Austen is being released from prison, due to the death of her father, after serving four years for a crime she did not commit While in prison, she was attacked several times and is now a very different Evangeline, tougher, smarter and determined to get justice Lt Chris Chambers, the cop who arrested her, is the only one trying to As soon as I read the summary of this book, I knew it would be special and that I needed to read it I was so right, very special and a pleasure to read Evangeline Austen is being released from prison, due to the death of her father, after serving four years for a crime she did not commit While in prison, she was attacked several times and is now a very different Evangeline, tougher, smarter and determined to get justice Lt Chris Chambers, the cop who arrested her, is the only one trying to make the return to her former life easier He has always been attracted to her and knows that there wasto her arrest, but she would not talk He will have her record expunged if she helps him catch the guilty parties Her families ranch is in financial trouble, her brothers do not agree on how to save the ranch and her mother blames her for her father s death Evan...

  12. This book started strong as the reader experiences what Evangeline is going through as she sits in front of her parole board and then faces her family, who is convinced she betrayed them and broke the heart of the family patriarch, sending him to an early grave There s a powerful buildup as readers recognize that Evangeline is holding some big secrets close to her scarred chest I was engaged, my heart pounding and hurting for this woman And then the story fell flat What should have been a po This book started strong as the reader experiences what Evangeline is going through as she sits in front of her parole board and then faces her family, who is convinced she betrayed them and broke the heart of the family patriarch, sending him to an early grave There s a powerful buildup as readers recognize that Evangeline is holding some big secrets close to her scarred chest I was engaged, my heart pounding and hurting for this woman And then the story fell flat What should have been a powerful, emotional reveal happened with a fizzle so much so that I reread it a second time to see if I missed anything From there the array of conflicts thrown at readers roll out pretty much the same way in almost eyeroll worthy moments From Evangeline being left in charge of the family ranch at 24 after spending the last 4 years in prison to her being in love with a man she feared just weeks earlier, the reader must suspend belief time and time again There was so much potential...

  13. The Me I Used To Be by Jennifer Ryan 4 starsThis is not my first Jennifer Ryan book and I have been a fan for years As far as I know, this is her first stand alone book I enjoyed this book very much and was sorry to see it end Evangeline was caught transporting stolen goods, she plead guilty and went to prison As the book opens, she is in front of the parole board for her second try at getting out The officer that arrested her arrives and has an order to let her out now Her father has died The Me I Used To Be by Jennifer Ryan 4 starsThis is not my first Jennifer Ryan book and I have been a fan for years As far as I know, this is her first stand alone book I enjoyed this book very much and was sorry to see it end Evangeline was caught transporting stolen goods, she plead guilty and went to prison As the book opens, she is in front of the parole board for her second try at getting out The officer that arrested her arrives and has an order to let her out now Her father has died and she is released from prison Chris Chambers, the cop who arrested her has always known there wasto the story Evangeline s stubborn insistence on staying silent caused a lot of misunderstandings with her family The reason why she went to prison is a major plot point, but suffice to say when she finally reveals everything her family changes their attitude Chris has always been attracted to her and throughout the book there ...

  14. The Me I Used To Be is a must read romance Yes, I had some small issues with the story but overall it was a fantastic read The author hit it out of the park with the way people treat someone they think of as a criminal and how you can t always judge a book by it s cover I loved that Evangeline had a plan She implemented the plan She wanted to be successful and get away from her criminal past She was a great heroine.One of my peeves with the book was that no one pointed out that the Chris m The Me I Used To Be is a must read romance Yes, I had some small issues with the story but overall it was a fantastic read The author hit it out of the park with the way people treat someone they think of as a criminal and how you can t always judge a book by it s cover I loved that Evangeline had a plan She implemented the plan She wanted to be successful and get away from her criminal past She was a great heroine.One of my peeves with the book was that no one pointed out that the Chris m...

  15. This book starts off with Evangeline in prison for a crime she plead guilty to, but did not commit.This book isn t just a romance but also has some suspense to it because when she is released from prison she is trying to figure out how to take down the real bad guys who got her locked up to begin with.I loved her dynamic with Chris, the cop who put her away Every emotion and movement he made you could tell how badly he felt and how he wanted to do right by her.I really loved the family dynamic This book starts off with Evangeline in prison for a crime she plead guilty to, but did not commit.This book isn t just a romance but also has some suspense to it because when she is released from prison she is trying to figure out how to take down the real bad guys who got her locked up to begin with.I loved her dynamic with Chris, the cop who put her away Every emotion and movement he made ...