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Grown Woman by Jen Luerssen



Grown Woman by Jen Luerssen

Cover by J.M. Walker of Just Write. Creations

Lia thought her life was going well. A job she loves, loyal friends, decent love life, and a great place to live. When things start to fall apart, she decides on a total shake up. 
She goes back to school at 30 to change careers and take control of her path. In order to focus on her goals, she attempts to swear off men and relationships. Quickly she realizes this is an effort in futility. She makes fast friends with some classmates and her love life gets interesting.

She doesn’t count on Javier. He is young (a lot younger), gorgeous, smart, and throws her off balance. They start out as study partners, become friends, and then things heat up. Lia does her best to keep Javier at bay in her thoughts with other men and her insecurities, but he keeps wiggling his way into her life until she finally gives in.

This grown woman knows what she wants, and eventually gets it.

18+ for sexy times and adult situations

Review by Christine:
Grown Woman by Jen Luerssen is a feisty, hilarious & sweet journey to find love and and purpose in life. Lia is looking for purpose and change in her life after what seems like everyone around her is starting to settle down. At almost 30, Lia decides to go back to school to change careers and switch up her motto for dating and focus on herself. That’s until she makes fast friends with some classmates and can’t resist Javier charm but the age difference is throwing Lia off. What the heart wants is what the heart wants…

I simply adored this story and at times I was laughing so hard I couldn’t breathe. Jen has a way of weaving a beautiful story that grips you and the perfect amount of humor to keep you glued to your Kindle. I felt for Lia, as at her age I was single and wondering if I’d ever find my soulmate and the horrors of dating. The connection between Lia & Javier heated up my Kindle and I loved following their journey. 5 “Poppy” stars for Grown Woman by Jen Luerssen ~ a must read for 2017!


About the Author

Jen Luerssen grew up in New Jersey and then lived for 20 years in the San Francisco Bay area. She has held various jobs in her adult life. Some examples are nanny, waitress, receptionist, dispatcher, caterer and finally teacher. She spent the past 8 years teaching 4th and 5th graders, until last year when she felt the call to write. It’s been plaguing her thoughts and dreams for years, and those thoughts finally fought their way out.

Jen loves to read, obsessively. She has an unhealthy attachment to her e-reader and is rarely seen without it. She’ll read anything, but especially loves a good smutty or a post-apocalyptic young adult book.

After “retiring” from teaching, Jen sat down and wrote a book and it was the most fun she’s ever had working. She is self-published even though she’s not sure how it works and hopes that people like her stories.

Jen is back in her native New Jersey and lives with her husband and daughter, enjoying suburban life.

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