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ARC Review | Evil Love by Ella Fields | Available Now!

๐Ÿ๐’ฉ๐’พโ„Š๐’ฝ๐“‰๐’พ๐“ƒโ„Š๐’ถ๐“โ„ฏ #๐Ÿ๐Ÿ

๐Ÿ–ค๐ŸŒนโ„ฐ๐“‹๐’พ๐“ โ„’โ„ด๐“‹โ„ฏ๐ŸŒน๐Ÿ–ค

โ„ฌ๐“Ž: Ella Fields

๐’ขโ„ฏ๐“ƒ๐“‡โ„ฏ: Contemporary | New Adult | Bully Romance

โ„›โ„ฏ๐“โ„ฏ๐’ถ๐“ˆโ„ฏ ๐’Ÿ๐’ถ๐“‰โ„ฏ: September. 03, 2020


There was a time Jude Delouxe didnโ€™t hate me, and Iโ€™m fairly certain it was when he didnโ€™t know I existed.

Senior year, I finally caught his eye long enough to throw word vomit at him like the obsessed teenage girl I was.
That was then.
You see, the most wanted guy in school blamed me for losing his second chance with his girlfriend. Ex-girlfriend? Whatever. Point is, the Adonis loved to hate me.

โ€จโ€จIt wasnโ€™t my fault heโ€™d followed me. It wasnโ€™t my fault heโ€™d stared too long and stood a little too close, just daring me to accomplish my wildest dreams.
And it most certainly wasnโ€™t my fault his ex-girlfriend arrived when heโ€™d decided to kiss me back.

โ€จโ€จThen the cruelty began. โ€จIโ€™d thought I could handle it, so long as his lips kept gracing mine and he kept giving me more scorching firsts.
Until he took it too far, and all his carefully kept secrets blew open the doors to a brand new world. A world he was all too familiar with.

Obsession became loathing and fear replaced naivety as Jude was forced to hold my hand and help me navigate a secret society rife with sin and debaucheryโ€”the crรจme de la crรจme of Peridot Island.

If I wasnโ€™t careful, Iโ€™d do more than lose what remained of my heart. My first love and greatest foe wouldnโ€™t be satisfied until heโ€™d devoured my soul, too.

๐ด๐‘‘๐‘‘ ๐ธ๐‘ฃ๐‘–๐‘™ ๐ฟ๐‘œ๐‘ฃ๐‘’ ๐‘ก๐‘œ ๐‘ฆ๐‘œ๐‘ข๐‘Ÿ ๐‘‡๐ต๐‘… โžป https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/52953441-evil-love

๐Ÿ–ค๐ŸŒน๐’žโ„ด๐“ƒ๐’ปโ„ฏ๐“ˆ๐“ˆ๐’พโ„ด๐“ƒ๐“ˆ ๐’ช๐’ป ๐’œ โ„ฌ๐’พ๐’ท๐“๐’พโ„ด๐“…๐’ฝ๐’พ๐“โ„ฏ โ„›โ„ฏ๐“‹๐’พโ„ฏ๐“Œ๐ŸŒน๐Ÿ–ค

โ๐š‚๐šŽ๐š•๐š-๐š™๐š›๐šŽ๐šœ๐šŽ๐š›๐šŸ๐šŠ๐š๐š’๐š˜๐š— ๐š‘๐šŠ๐š ๐š‹๐šŽ๐šŽ๐š— ๐šŠ๐š ๐š ๐šŠ๐š› ๐š ๐š’๐š๐š‘ ๐š™๐š˜๐š๐šŽ๐š—๐š๐š’๐šŠ๐š• ๐š‘๐šŠ๐š™๐š™๐š’๐š—๐šŽ๐šœ๐šœ ๐šœ๐š’๐š—๐šŒ๐šŽ ๐™ธ’๐š ๐š•๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š›๐š—๐šŽ๐š ๐š๐š‘๐šŽ ๐š›๐šŠ๐š  ๐š๐š›๐šž๐š๐š‘ ๐š˜๐š ๐š’๐š—๐š๐šŠ๐š๐šž๐šŠ๐š๐š’๐š˜๐š— ๐šŠ๐š—๐š ๐š๐šŠ๐š•๐š•๐š’๐š—๐š. ๐š‚๐š’๐š—๐šŒ๐šŽ ๐™ธ’๐š ๐š๐š’๐šœ๐šŒ๐š˜๐šŸ๐šŽ๐š›๐šŽ๐š ๐š๐š‘๐šŠ๐š ๐š•๐š˜๐šŸ๐šŽ ๐š ๐šŠ๐šœ๐š—’๐š ๐š ๐š‘๐šŠ๐š ๐™ธ’๐š ๐š˜๐š—๐šŒ๐šŽ ๐š๐š›๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š–๐šŽ๐š ๐š’๐š ๐š๐š˜ ๐š‹๐šŽ. ๐™ป๐š˜๐šŸ๐šŽ ๐š ๐šŠ๐šœ ๐šŽ๐šŸ๐š’๐š•.โž

โญ๏ธโญ๏ธโญ๏ธ ๐’ช๐“‹โ„ฏ๐“‡๐’ถ๐“๐“ โ„›๐’ถ๐“‰๐’พ๐“ƒโ„Š: Evil Love, a contemporary bully romance with an obsessed teenage stalker girl, a dash of secret society, and a huge helping of angst, is book one of Ella Field’s newย Nightingale series.

โ๐™ท๐š˜๐š  ๐š’๐šœ ๐š’๐š ๐š๐šŠ๐š’๐š› ๐š๐š‘๐šŠ๐š ๐š๐š›๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š–๐šœ ๐šŒ๐š˜๐š–๐šŽ ๐š๐š›๐šž๐šŽ ๐š˜๐š—๐š•๐šข ๐š’๐š— ๐š๐š‘๐šŽ ๐š๐š˜๐š›๐š– ๐š˜๐š ๐š—๐š’๐š๐š‘๐š๐š–๐šŠ๐š›๐šŽ๐šœ?โž

Fern has been obsessively in love with Jude from afar for years. Not only is he the popular good looking guy at Peridot Academy, but he’s also her next-door neighbor who doesn’t notice her, let alone know that she exists.

But when Fern sees Jude and his perfect girlfriend fighting and breaking up for the millionth time, she decides this is her shot.

One stolen kiss is all it takes to change everything…

โ๐™ธ๐š ๐š ๐šŠ๐šœ ๐š’๐š›๐š˜๐š—๐š’๐šŒ, ๐š‘๐š˜๐š  ๐š๐š‘๐šŽ ๐š๐š‘๐š’๐š—๐š๐šœ ๐š ๐šŽ ๐š ๐šŠ๐š—๐š๐šŽ๐š ๐š–๐š˜๐šœ๐š ๐šŒ๐š˜๐šž๐š•๐š ๐šŽ๐š—๐š ๐š™ ๐š๐šŽ๐šœ๐š๐š›๐š˜๐šข๐š’๐š—๐š ๐šž๐šœ, ๐š™๐š’๐šŽ๐šŒ๐šŽ ๐š‹๐šข ๐š™๐š’๐šŽ๐šŒ๐šŽ ๐šŠ๐š ๐šŠ ๐š๐š’๐š–๐šŽ.โž

Jude’s life isn’t as perfect as it seems.

Ever since he joined the Nightingale Society he’s been slowly losing his self little by little.

โ๐š‚๐šž๐š™๐š›๐šŽ๐š–๐šŽ ๐š‹๐šŽ๐š—๐šŽ๐š๐š’๐š๐šœ ๐šŠ๐š ๐šœ๐šž๐š™๐š›๐šŽ๐š–๐šŽ ๐šŒ๐š˜๐šœ๐š๐šœ.โž

When his girlfriend breaks up with him, he’s determined to get her, the last bit of his past, back.

But when his ex walks in on a quirky little redhead kissing him, he’s determined to make the little stalker pay…

โ๐™ณ๐š˜ ๐šข๐š˜๐šž ๐š”๐š—๐š˜๐š  ๐š ๐š‘๐šŠ๐š ๐š‹๐š’๐š ๐š‘๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š›๐š๐šœ ๐šŠ๐š›๐šŽ ๐šŒ๐šŠ๐š™๐šŠ๐š‹๐š•๐šŽ ๐š˜๐š?โ€
โ€œ๐™ฑ๐š’๐š ๐š•๐š˜๐šŸ๐šŽ, ๐šŠ๐š—๐š ๐š ๐š’๐š๐š‘ ๐š‹๐š’๐š ๐š•๐š˜๐šŸ๐šŽ, ๐šŠ๐š•๐š• ๐š˜๐šž๐š› ๐š ๐š’๐š•๐š๐šŽ๐šœ๐š ๐š๐š›๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š–๐šœ ๐šŒ๐šŠ๐š— ๐šŒ๐š˜๐š–๐šŽ ๐š๐š›๐šž๐šŽ.โž

Ella Fields is one of my one-click, ๐Ÿฆ„ authors! I don’t need the title, I don’t need the blurb, JUST GIVE IT TO ME! Everything she writes, I want to read it! But I must admit… Evil Love wasn’t my favorite. Was it an awful read? Absolutely not. But I did have higher expectations for this one. It started off pretty slow and took me a couple of days to get to thirty percent, which usually doesn’t happen but for some reason, I just wasn’t able to submerge myself into this one like I usually would be and found myself skimming a bit more then I would have liked to.

Although things did pick up at around thirty percent the story didn’t really grab ahold of me until around sixty-ish percent. The “oh my gosh, I can’t put this down” that’s usually there for me… it just wasn’t this time. ๐Ÿ˜• The storyline of the Nightengale society was definitely intriguing and I kept wondering what else was going to happen concerning the society… but again, nothing major REALLY happened with them. I think because this was kind of the introductory book to the series, it may be why it was a bit of a slow start? So, I can’t quite give Evil Love five stars, even though I love Ella and all her words so, soo much, but I would give it a 3.8 ๐Ÿคทโ€โ™€๏ธ

โ๐š๐šŽ๐š, ๐™ธ’๐š– ๐š๐š‘๐šŽ ๐š˜๐š—๐š•๐šข ๐š˜๐š—๐šŽ ๐šŠ๐š•๐š•๐š˜๐š ๐šŽ๐š ๐š๐š˜ ๐š๐šŠ๐šœ๐š๐šŽ ๐šข๐š˜๐šž๐š› ๐š๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š›๐šœ.โž

๐Ÿ’™ (โ„‹) โ„‹โ„ฏ๐“‡โ„ด: Jude Delouxe is the popular bad boy that all the girls want… but are bound to be left in a broken heap once he gets his fill of them. Jude is a jerk but he’s the kind of guy you love to hate. He is SO cruel to Fern. Like, Jude takes bullying to a whole new level. But Fern is exactly what Jude never knew he needed. She sees him, the him he is now, not who he used to be, and she still wants him.

โ๐šˆ๐š˜๐šž’๐š›๐šŽ ๐š๐š˜๐š’๐š—๐š ๐š๐š˜ ๐š‹๐šŽ ๐š–๐šข ๐š›๐šž๐š’๐š—๐šŠ๐š๐š’๐š˜๐š—, ๐š๐šŽ๐š.โ€
๐š†๐šŽ ๐š‹๐š˜๐š๐š‘ ๐š”๐š—๐šŽ๐š  ๐š๐š‘๐šŠ๐š ๐š ๐šŠ๐šœ๐š—’๐š ๐š๐š›๐šž๐šŽ.
๐š†๐šŽ ๐š‹๐š˜๐š๐š‘ ๐š”๐š—๐šŽ๐š  ๐š‘๐šŽ’๐š ๐š‹๐šŽ ๐š–๐š’๐š—๐šŽ ๐š’๐š—๐šœ๐š๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š.โž

โค๏ธ (๐’ฝ) โ„‹โ„ฏ๐“‡โ„ด๐’พ๐“ƒโ„ฏ: Fern Denane is an unusual girl. She’s been sheltered for the majority of her life from the world as well as the society. I wanted to like Fern… I really did. I like my heroines strong, the ones who stand up for themselves (even in bully romances) and that wasn’t Fern. Jude was cruel to her, Jude had a girlfriend and then an ex-girlfriend that he was trying to reconcile with… the bathroom scene at the party… even though that scene was cruel to the MAX and I LOVED it… but that was when I realized my opinion of Fern wasn’t going to change. I wanted her to do what he told her to, but then slap him across the face, bite him, SOMETHING. I just wanted her to have that MOMENT where enough is enough. Don’t get me wrong she does start being like dismissive of him, but all he has to do is get in her space and she melts like putty in his hands.ย ๐Ÿ˜•

โ๐™ธ’๐š ๐š–๐šŠ๐š—๐šŠ๐š๐šŽ๐š ๐š๐š˜ ๐šŒ๐š›๐šŠ๐š ๐š• ๐š‹๐šŽ๐š—๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š๐š‘ ๐š‘๐š’๐šœ ๐šœ๐š”๐š’๐š—, ๐šŠ๐š—๐š ๐šŒ๐šŠ๐š•๐š• ๐š–๐šŽ ๐š๐šŽ๐šœ๐š™๐šŽ๐š›๐šŠ๐š๐šŽโ€”๐š ๐šŽ ๐šŠ๐š•๐š›๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š๐šข ๐š”๐š—๐šŽ๐š  ๐™ธ ๐š ๐šŠ๐šœโ€”๐š‹๐šž๐š ๐™ธ’๐š ๐š–๐šž๐šŒ๐š‘ ๐š›๐šŠ๐š๐š‘๐šŽ๐š› ๐š•๐š’๐šŸ๐šŽ ๐š๐š‘๐šŽ๐š›๐šŽ ๐š๐š‘๐šŠ๐š— ๐š—๐š˜๐š ๐šŽ๐šก๐š’๐šœ๐š ๐š๐š˜ ๐š‘๐š’๐š– ๐šŠ๐š ๐šŠ๐š•๐š•.โž

๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ โ„›โ„ด๐“‚๐’ถ๐“ƒ๐’ธโ„ฏ & ๐’ฎ๐“‰โ„ฏ๐’ถ๐“‚: Now, the steam… I have ZERO complaints! Every steamy encounter between Jude and Fern was FIRE! Jude’s little smirk and dirty talk would make even the dirtiest minded of us blush! Sheesh!

โฅ๐Ÿšโฅ ๐’ฎโ„ฏ๐’ธโ„ด๐“ƒ๐’น๐’ถ๐“‡๐“Ž ๐’ž๐’ฝ๐’ถ๐“‡๐’ถ๐’ธ๐“‰โ„ฏ๐“‡๐“ˆ: I am really looking forward to more from the Nightingale series and all the characters on Peridot Island, especially Cory and Silas! I am soo interested in what’s going on with their story!

๐ŸŒช๐ŸŒช ๐’ž๐“๐’พ๐’ป๐’ป๐’ฝ๐’ถ๐“ƒโ„Šโ„ฏ๐“‡ ๐’ฒ๐’ถ๐“‡๐“ƒ๐’พ๐“ƒโ„Š:ย Nope, no cliffhanger. Evil Love wraps up with a sweet little epilogue but there is much more to come in the Nightingale series and I feel like there is still a lot of unanswered questions pertaining to the society soo, I’ll give this one, two cliffhanger tornadoes for what’s to come.

โ๐š‚๐š‘๐šŽ’๐š ๐šŠ๐š•๐š ๐šŠ๐šข๐šœ ๐š‹๐šŽ๐šŽ๐š— ๐š๐š‘๐šŽ๐š›๐šŽ, ๐š–๐šข ๐š•๐š’๐š๐š๐š•๐šŽ ๐š˜๐š›๐š‹ ๐š˜๐š ๐š•๐š’๐š๐š‘๐š. ๐™ธ ๐š“๐šž๐šœ๐š ๐š‘๐šŠ๐š๐š—’๐š ๐š‹๐šŽ๐šŽ๐š— ๐šŠ๐š‹๐š•๐šŽ ๐š๐š˜ ๐šœ๐šŽ๐šŽ ๐š‘๐šŽ๐š› ๐šž๐š—๐š๐š’๐š• ๐š’๐š ๐š‘๐šŠ๐š ๐š๐š›๐š˜๐š ๐š— ๐šŒ๐š˜๐š–๐š™๐š•๐šŽ๐š๐šŽ๐š•๐šข ๐š๐šŠ๐š›๐š”.โž

๐Ÿ““๐Ÿ’œ ๐’žโ„ด๐“‹โ„ฏ๐“‡ โ„’โ„ด๐“‹โ„ฏ: Sooo, cover love isn’t usually a category that I add in my reviews BUT Evil Love’s cover was like a flashback to the past for me and immediately drew me in so of course, I had to add it to my review! I’m usually not into covers that don’t have cover models, I don’t know why, just a personal preference I guess. But I am loving this one. I love that it looks like a journal. I love that you can just tell this is a new adult/high school romance because it looks like a journal/diary that someone has written love and drew kisses and hearts on… and then all of a sudden taped a big ol’ “EVIL” on it. It reminded me of all those times in middle and high school that I drew hearts around my crushes name or our names together (YOU KNOW WHAT I’M TALKING ABOUT, WE ALL DID IT!) So yeah, even though it’s not the cover porn that I usually prefer, it’s still cover love!

โš ๏ธ ๐’ฏ๐“‡๐’พโ„Šโ„Šโ„ฏ๐“‡ ๐’ฒ๐’ถ๐“‡๐“ƒ๐’พ๐“ƒโ„Š: There are difficult subjects that could be considered triggers. E.g. cheating-ish. If you would like to know more, feel free to DM me!

โ๐šˆ๐š˜๐šž ๐šœ๐šŠ๐šข ๐š๐š‘๐šŽ ๐šœ๐š ๐šŽ๐šŽ๐š๐šŽ๐šœ๐š ๐š•๐š’๐šŽ๐šœ.โž

I can not wait to see what comes next in the Nightengale Series, I’m ready for more secrets, and MUCH more depravity! If you are looking for an angsty bully romance that dips a bit into a mysterious secret society then I definitely recommend checking out Evil Love for yourself!

โ๐šˆ๐š˜๐šž ๐š ๐šŽ๐š›๐šŽ ๐šŽ๐šŸ๐šŽ๐š›๐šข๐š๐š‘๐š’๐š—๐š ๐™ธ ๐š‘๐šŠ๐š๐šŽ๐š ๐š‹๐šŽ๐šŒ๐šŠ๐šž๐šœ๐šŽ ๐šข๐š˜๐šž’๐š›๐šŽ ๐šŽ๐šŸ๐šŽ๐š›๐šข๐š๐š‘๐š’๐š—๐š ๐™ธ ๐š ๐šŠ๐š—๐š ๐šŠ๐š—๐š ๐š—๐š˜๐š๐š‘๐š’๐š—๐š ๐™ธ ๐šŒ๐š˜๐šž๐š•๐š ๐šœ๐šž๐š›๐šŸ๐š’๐šŸ๐šŽ ๐š•๐š˜๐šœ๐š’๐š—๐š. ๐™ธ’๐š ๐š™๐š’๐šŒ๐š” ๐šข๐š˜๐šž ๐š˜๐šŸ๐šŽ๐š› ๐šŠ๐š—๐šข๐š๐š‘๐š’๐š—๐š, ๐™ต๐šŽ๐š›๐š—. ๐™ด๐šŸ๐šŽ๐š›๐šข๐š๐š‘๐š’๐š—๐š.โž

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Ella Fields

Ella FieldsElla Fields is a mother and wife who lives in the land Down Under.

While her kids are in school, you might find her talking about her characters to her cat, Bert, and dog, Grub.

Sheโ€™s a notorious chocolate and notebook hoarder who enjoys creating hard-won happily ever afters.

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