Katherine Owen When I See You Romance Book Review
When I See You
Jordan Holloway has never fully recovered from the unexpected deaths of her famous Hollywood parents. At 27, she is still slow to trust and remains uncertain about the true duration of love and happiness. Yet, it’s been four years since she fell in love with Ethan when he rocked her world even as he marched off to war leaving her alone with their young son Max. Now, Ethan tells her this will be his last tour in Afghanistan and that soon the three of them will be together. Still anxious at his leaving again, Jordan extracts a promise for Ethan’s safe return from Brock Wainwright, her husband’s sniper partner and best friend. But, can she put all her trust in Brock and can he keep such a promise?
At 29, Brock Wainwright fully embraces the dangerous life of a Navy Seal. He enjoys his freedom and not being committed to anyone; and, there’s been a long line of women who can attest to that. Everything changes for Brock after he meets Jordan. When the two men return to Afghanistan, Brock’s intent on keeping his promise to Jordan about keeping Ethan safe for a variety of reasons, including the most disturbing one of all, he is more than just attracted to his best friend’s wife. This revelation plagues Brock on the battlefield and in a violent moment changes everything.
If you enjoy Nicholas Sparks’ The Lucky One or Dear John and the twists and turns of storylines like those of Jodi Picoult, you’ve got to read When I See You.
Ethan Holloway and Brock Wainwright are best friends who also work closely together on missions in Afghanistan. Jordan, Ethan’s wife, works as head chef and raises their son alone. It’s hard for her to be a military wife. Jordan is ready for Ethan to be home for good. They have been apart more than they’ve been together since getting married. She meets Brock for the first time the weekend before Ethan and him ship back out. There is something there between Brock and Jordan. He seems to understand her more than Ethan does. Jordan loves her husband very much and get Brock to make an promise of bringing Ethan home safe. Can he keep such an impossible promise?
There were moments that made me chuckle, some where I had tears in my eyes. I would often cringe and call them names while wondering what the heck they all were thinking! If you love stories that pull you in all directions at once this is the one for you.
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