All the Pretty Lies by M. Leighton
By M. Leighton
**This full-length, 368-page novel is the 1st in a chain in regards to the Locke and Spencer brothers, however it has a fortunately ever after for Sloane and Hemi. No cliffhanger, so learn on and enjoy!**
all of the lovely LIES
"Live, no regrets"
Sloane Locke has led a sheltered lifestyles. although, with a background like hers, she will comprehend why her brothers and her father wish a lot to guard her. She has long past in addition to it for twenty lengthy years, yet these days are over. For the woman who by no means makes provides, Sloane has made a pact with herself that issues will switch on her twenty-first birthday. So while the clock moves dead night, Sloane moves out to unfold her wings and holiday a couple of rules.
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