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At one point she accuses Cole of only coming after her because he wants her to remove his bad ratings from the site For example, in By Referral Only we meet Ruby who comes up with the ‘ingenius’ idea to create a website where you can rate your male fellow students’ sexual prowess. No matter how enticing Emilie and Quinn make it look, relationships are scary and hard—while a string of flings is easy and fun.

Ratings and Reviews 6 34 star ratings 6 reviews. What’s awesome about By Referral Only is that the traditional gender roles are pretty much swapped. Ruby and I both wanted to know!!! Ruby liked to mope about because she comes from new money and a lot of the other Whitman students don’t respect her. After a few chapters, the story was no longer appealing to me. Also posted to Jen in Bookland Ugh. A prologue would have been a major help in connecting with what the main heroine feels and connecting with her on her “new money” insecurities.

And now, I have something special for you! The sex is not good, but Ruby begins to marginalize that because she has spent all these months of crushing on him, and she is tired of being lonely. Read it and decide if you like them or not, but I’ll try my best to make sense of them.


In my mind, I was planning to tell you all what I love about this novel in this review.

By Referral Only (Whitman University, #2)

Please review your cart. The other awesome aspect of By Referral Only is the focus on healthy female friendships, often absent from romance novels. It’s one of her defenses, to prevent guys from actually falling for her and preventing herself from falling in love with them too and thus, preventing her heart from being broken again. The book is fairly predictable, but ends with an important message about forgiveness and acceptance.

She pretty much just smiled at him and he was all okay! If you want to know more, please visit her at http: They are two people who care for each other but refeerral insecurities were an obstacle in their path. That’s where the book felt truly human to me and solidified my love for this couple and this book. Ruby is an aspiring actress and loves to do community theater. A few years ago decided to put them down on the page, and even though I have a degree in film and television, novels were the creative outlet where I found a home.

Flowing text, Original pages. Cole Stuart ;ayne pretty perfect, but the book just flunders after the first half. I love kids so you can say it’s insta-love and insta-connect for me whenever characters love kids as well or form friendships with these cute little wonders. It’s okay though, Ruby, a theatre major, has her eyes set on Liam, an actor she is working in a production with Kindle Editionpages. They definitely made a more believable and shippable couple than Quinn and Emilie, with romantic issues that are way more true to life.


A grin threatened to split my face apart while byy after reading By Referral Only. Check out my blog http: Since she’s decided her soul mate can’t exist on school grounds, she seeks out a fun, sex-only relationship with her acting costar.

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Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. In that way, you would know whom to go out to or not, right-oh?! Sorority sister looks rough, and Ruby asked her how her night went.

I was left wondering if there were parallels between Sebastian and Quinn’s schemes in BROKEN AT LOVE and Ruby’s database–whether the database leveled the playing field as information passed along among friends wouldor whether there was something a bit cruel about it.

No matter how enticing Emilie and Quinn make it look, relationships refergal scary and hard—while a string of flings is easy and fun.

Plotline 3- Meet the Hero Well, what do you know, as the new semester starts, guess who happens to be in Ruby’s speech class?