💫Book: Scott Jenkins’ Road to Wonderland💫
Author: Charlie M Matthews
Genre: New Adult
Scott Jenkins is charming, smooth, full of ambition and he has plans. Plans that don’t involve being a 19-year-old builder, working long hours at his father’s construction company, hauling wheelbarrows or stacking bricks in an underpaid job. But as with most things in Scott’s world, the dreams and ambitions he has set himself never really go to plan.
When Scott’s best mate, Ethan Walker, hits rock bottom, everything changes overnight. After years of trying to figure out his purpose in life, he now knows what he has to do, and more importantly, who he has to save. Tiptoeing on the outskirts of a world filled with drugs and violence, Scott ends up walking down roads he never even knew existed. What was once a simple life, suddenly seems incredibly complicated – especially with the arrival of a forbidden love who is determined to make things even more difficult for him.
Follow Scott on his journey to Wonderland, where friendships are tested, relationships are destroyed and a dangerous woman leaves the guy who once thought he knew exactly, what he wanted, in the pits of despair.
Road to Wonderland Series book 5 (all books are standalone reads)
Lita T’s Review: 4.0 stars
Scott Jenkins’ Road to Wonderland (Road to Wonderland Series Book 5) by Charlie M. Matthews is the next in the saga and is Scott’s story who is the best friend of Ethan Walker. Scott’s is a painful journey with no hope of ever being happy. Scott has a demanding father he has to deal with plus he has to try and handle the fall of his best friend. While trying to keep his self together he strikes out his own. During this time of being on his own he finds himself in a very taboo relationship. His is a story of ups and downs while trying to be there for Ethan whose descent into drug addiction has gotten to a point where Ethan will either get clean or die. Scott feels alone, hurt, confused and abandoned by his friend. He tries to do the best he can while having a relationship he has to keep secret. As with all the other books each book intertwines with Izzy and Paris’s story and spans over an extensive period of time. Scott’s road to wonderland was one of self-doubt and hurt. Another tale of finding oneself. Scott’s journey is a strange and leaves you guessing as to whether his is really over. I was given an ARC of the book for an honest review. I give this story 4 stars.
Charlie M Matthews is a hopeless romantic, lost in her own world of fairytales and adventures. A lover of art and painting, she’d happily hang up her everyday clothes in exchange for a paint smudged shirt. In the confines of her attic room, she is able to create a world that is unlike no other. Mixing fantasy and fiction to generate a piece of work that she could lose herself in.
Charlie is a mum of three, living on the outskirts of Oxfordshire. Born and raised in Reading, she switched the bright lights and traffic jams for a quiet life in the sticks a little over 5 years ago. Between school runs and generally just being a mum, you’ll most likely find Charlie at the local hair spa. Flipping through magazines sporting the latest colour craze, or mixing colours and arranging up-do’s, sparking her creative side.
With her wild imagination and passion for reading, Charlie stumbled upon a new love.
What started as a distraction from the crazy thing that is ‘life’, soon became all too real. She no longer dreamt, about the day her words would be published for all to see because that day was finally happening.
The Road to Wonderland Series:
Izzy @ Amazon US Paris @ Amazon US
Izzy @ Amazon UK Paris @ Amazon UK
Ethan @ Amazon US Max @ Amazon US