Apr 072014
 
Review: Getting By

This was a fairly straight-forward contemporary romance. It had all the expected elements, but something fell short, and the story was a bit clunky. Part of this feeling came from Emma. She was a hard character to like. She was a serious workaholic with hidden secrets, who had little interest in forming connections with other people. Her standoffish attitude was hard to relate to, or sympathize with. Jake was a more personable character, but I found his overprotective behaviour a touch too much. I did like his brothers though, especially Mitch, whose humour added a little fun to the story. […]