Title: The Sordid Promise
Series: A Breaking Insanity, Book 1
Publisher: Self- Published
Author: Courtney Lane
Genre: Dark Suspense Romance, Erotica
★ ☆★ ☆★ – 5 Stars!
Contains graphic language, frequent graphic sex, violence, and very dark themes.
Can be read as a standalone.
When physical pain allows you to escape your reality; what do you do when the pain is no longer strong enough to quiet the emotional ache?
Diouana “Nikki” returned to her hometown six months ago to tend to her sick mother. She thought she’d left her “baggage” behind her on the opposite coast, only to find that it never left her side. As her self-destructive thoughts begin to consume her, her mother — realizing Nikki’s torment — pushes Nikki to complete her last wishes.
Eric Brenton, Nikki’s new neighbor, lives in a dark, chaotic world that is easily hidden behind his model good looks and cocky demeanor. Unapologetic about his dirtier intentions, he sets his sights on Nikki with an offer to help her. But his help comes with very unorthodox conditions and a huge price.
And Eric…comes with an extensive black box warning label.
Wow, what a total mind blow!
Sordid Promise is a very dark, twisted read! So many roller-coaster of feelings.
Oh My Feels! It will have you believing you know the storyline, it will take you a journey and it will totally play with your mind! It will have you second guessing yourself until the very end.
Nikki, full of heartache, full of antisocial crap, and is a cutter. She lives and breathes pain. Pain makes her go places nothing else could touch.
Eric, the handsome, successful new neighbor, which just so happens to be Nikki’s Mother’s new doctor. Eric plays mind games, but will always have you guessing. he has baggage, and his past seems to haunt him. The past will bring a huge part into what or who he is, and you will never believe when turn of events will have you begging to know more.
I loved this book, it was addiction, you will want to continue to read just know what will happen. The turn of events will have you on edge all the way to the end.
About the Author
Courtney Lane has been creating her own little world since she was very young.
While many of her works touch several different genres, she has an archetype when it comes to the female protagonists in her stories.
Currently, Courtney can be found either working on her next book, playing the latest role-playing game on her X-Box (preferably a game by BioWare), or spending time with her family.