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This lesbian sports romance novel was right up my alley

This lesbian sports romance novel was written by someone that knows the sport of tennis and it felt authentic.

Review of ‘Slammed’ by Lola Keeley

I enjoyed this book a lot. It was one of the better books I have read about tennis that I can remember. It did not seem like Keeley just decided to one day write a book about tennis. Instead, it feels like Keeley is a real tennis fan and this was her tribute.

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I want to make clear this is a SPORTS romance, not a romance that just happens to be between characters that are athletes. If you are a tennis fan this book is absolutely for you. If you are not much of a sports fan, you probably won’t enjoy it as much. I love sports romance but my one complaint is usually that there are not enough sport aspects for my personal taste. I think authors worry about alienating non-sport fans. So for me, a book so true to tennis was a real treat to read.

While the romance is not the biggest focus, I was happy with it. It’s not steamy or crazy chemistry filled, but it is really sweet and a feel-good kind of romance. There is a mix of explicit and fade to black sex scenes. The characters are really cute together so it’s easy to hope for a HEA.

Besides being a sport-romance, this story is also about family and doing the right thing even when it is hard. I mentioned a feel-good romance but feel good really does describe the whole of the book. This story is told in first person so you really get attached to the main character. I didn’t know what to think of her at first but I liked her more and more as the book went on and she’s a character that I won’t soon forget.

I did think there were a few times where a scene didn’t really feel needed or maybe it could have been cut shorter. This book isn’t overly long, it’s a good length, and I was very happy with the ending… there were just one or two parts that slowed down the flow a bit. But that really is it when it comes to complaints. This lesbian sports romance novel was right up my alley so not much for me to complain about at all.

I absolutely recommend this book to sports fans. This was written by someone that knows the sport of tennis and it felt authentic. It was an uplifting and feel-good story and it’s one I would consider re-reading if I actually had the time. 4.25 Stars.

An ARC was given to me for an honest review.

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