Beginning with Forever by Lan LLP: Review Tour

Beginning with Forever by Lan LLP: Review TourBeginning with Forever by Lan LLP
on 2014
Genres: Contemporary, Love & Romance, Romance
Pages: 438

Love isn’t easy to forget even if you’re determined to never feel it again. It has a way of finding you when all hope is gone, resurfacing tender emotions you’ve buried deep in your core because the pain of acknowledging them is too much for you to handle.

Carson Bradley, CEO of a powerful, pharmaceutical corporation, will soon discover that his heart hasn’t really been dead for the last fifteen years since his first love passed away. He just hasn’t met Lillian yet. She’s a humble, young medical student whose heart is kind and generous enough to heal the sick as well as his broken heart. When their paths cross at an unlikely place thousands of miles away from home, they both realize that fate has brought them together, and Carson will never let anything or anyone tear them apart. He knows how desolate life is without love and refuses to return to that dark place again.

Lillian enters Carson’s world with the purest intention of loving him with all her heart, but discovers that his volatile world will alter her uncomplicated life indefinitely. Regardless of what obstacles are thrown in their path, Lillian and Carson will endure them all to hold onto their forever from the beginning to the end

Guest Reviewer Tina Says…

I just finished Beginning with Forever, the debut book for Lan LLP.   We meet Carson Bradley, young business mogul, who is about to marry a woman he doesn’t love just to make his mother happy.  He was hurt as a teenager when the love of his life passed away from cancer and he has not been able to feel that same love for any other woman.  Circumstances beyond his control will put his wedding on hold and he will be introduced to Lillian Ly, medical resident.  He is immediately smitten with Lily and realizes that he should not be getting married and he needs to pursue her.  I found this storyline to be interesting at first.  I liked Carson as he seemed like your typical young, rich, alpha male character hoping to swoon and woo this medical student and makes her tough life turn into a happy ending.  They end up in “insta love” and you think it will be smooth sailing.

 “Carson, you’ll never have to worry about losing me as long as I have your heart.  I give you mine, it’s yours forever unless you break it.”

 Outside forces start to wreck havoc on the couple and the story starts to get a little crazy.   Lan tried to incorporate a lot in this book and I think the story ended up being a little disjointed.  The book ended on a cliffhanger of sorts and I feel like everything could have been condensed to make it just one book-not a series. I thought the beginning of the book was a little confusing with the different changes in the time and setting.  It was told in a dual POV and Carson’s POV would be in the present and then Lillian’s was 6 months prior, which I just found it to be a little confusing.  As much as I wanted to feel chemistry between the characters, I just feel like it fell a little flat.


About Lan LLP

Over a long year ago, I picked up a pen and wrote the first sentence of a fantasy that I’ve imagined ever since I was a daydreaming little girl—minus the steamy parts of course. That initial sentence was the seed that grew into my flowering romance book, “Beginning with Forever.” With all my heart, I wrote, rewrote, edited, re-edited and now, I’m finally ready to share it with all of you. My one and only aspiration for this book is to have readers embrace my story and characters with their heart. If I can make someone laugh till their gut hurts, hate with vengeance, cry till their eyes dry out, fall in love all over again, drool over the hero or feel any other emotions, than I’ve succeeded my goal.
I’m the sappiest person in the world when it comes to romance. Don’t laugh! I believe in love at first sight, Prince Charming or Mr. Hot Billionaire in my book, and happy endings. In my heart, every women deserves all three, and they will when they lose themselves in my books. Your fantasy can become your reality with just the flip of a page, so come join me.