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Peek Inside The Scars Between Us

Aiden Sheffield would rather go to hell than Linx. Who does Emma Cooper think she is disrupting his life? The last thing the Marine needs is to slice open the wounds of his past. But he will not let her go to hell alone.

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Emma Cooper is determined to fulfill her mother’s dying wish to scatter her ashes with Aiden Sheffield in Linx, Texas. Just one problem. Why Texas and who the hell is Aiden Sheffield? The only clue is a faded piece of her mother’s stationary. Emma imagines Aiden is a former love of her mother’s, but when she meets the beautiful, damaged stranger, she realizes her assumptions couldn’t be more wrong. He’s hot and young. And Emma is as confused as ever.

Aiden Sheffield would rather go to hell than Linx. Who does Emma think she is disrupting his carefully built life? The last thing the Marine needs is to slice open the sealed wounds of his painful past. Yet, as he gets to know the lovely Emma, a woman who manages to smile even though she’s lost everything, he changes his mind. He will not let her go to hell alone.

But neither is prepared for the devastating evil waiting for them at the end of the road. It might just destroy them.

Praise

Aestas Book Blog recommended read


If you're a fan of TORTURED ALPHA MALES, then you'll fall in love with this book's hero!
OMG. His past is utterly HEART-BREAKING!!! But it was also incredibly HEART-WARMING to watch him fall in love after everything he'd been through! The story became surprisingly INTENSE towards the end with quite a twist! And it wrapped up in a gorgeous, romantic epilogue! This is a definitely a new favorite and it's a complete standalone so be sure to grab a copy! - Aestas Book Blog

5 Stars: "M.K. Schiller is a gifted storyteller with an insight into the human soul not often seen in modern literature. I would recommend this book highly to any one of my friends or family. It teaches great lessons of healing, love, and compassion." - Lady With a Quill 

5 Stars: "What an unexpected gem... A sexy, heartwarming, highly emotional read. I loved it." - Pamela L., Goodreads.com review 

4 Stars: "I find it utterly refreshing that it is not your typical bad boy with a broken past story. The fact that Aiden Sheffield emerged from his past as a hero made me love him more." - Natshane, Goodreads.com review 

5 Stars: "The Scars Between Us is a very un-put-down-able book. My lips were laughing with them, my eyes crying with them, my heart breaking for them." - Romancing Susan, Goodreads.com review 

4 Stars: "From the first chapter this story drew me in and I was hooked until the final page. The characters lept off the page and their interactions were fantastic, the dialog was on point, and the emotion felt real." - Ironing the Pages

5 Stars: "I am reeling from this book, and probably will be for days. The realistically flawed characters, riveting storyline, and numerous secrets make this book difficult to put down. I devoured every single word." - Dawn H., Goodreads.com review 

5 Stars: "Wow! And, Wow! again. There is so much to this book that I was engrossed by page one." - Paula P., Goodreads.com review 

5 Stars: "Fantastic!! A book that once you start reading it you will not want to put it down...With these amazing characters and a fantastic story this is a book for everyone's must read list." - Bette H., Goodreads.com review

Additional Details

ISBN: 9781640631380
Release Date: Jul 17, 2017
Page Count: 385
Imprint: embrace
Genre: contemporary, military/men in uniform
Tropes: bodyguard/protector, road romance

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By Leonor July 17, 2017

When I started this book I hated the hero, I wanted to punch his stupid face I didn't understand why he was nasty to the heroine.
I wanted to DNF but I'm glad I didn't.
I understand now why he was the way he was with her.
And in the end I ended up liking him.

“There is no good reason for standing a... ...more

By Aestas Book Blog August 04, 2017

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I think you belonged to her the moment you rescued her. There’s an old Indian proverb that says if you save a life, then you are responsible for it.

If you're a fan of tortured Alpha males, then you are going to fall in love with this book's hero! Oh my gosh. His past was utterly... ...more

By AJ July 14, 2017

4.5 stars!

This is my first read by this author, and I am so glad I picked this book up! The blurb intrigued me, and I am happy to say that the story was everything that I was hoping for and more. A raw and emotional character-driven story that is both deeply profound and so much fun, with the dif... ...more

By Chris July 17, 2017

I just fell in love with this book. Something just sparked with me and totally pulled me in.

While the subject is familiar, an ex-military guy with many pains and anger in his life, and a young girl who has no one in the world, this could have very well been a poor me, I am angry at the world book... ...more

By Carlene(Inspired) July 12, 2017

ARC provided via Netgalley

M.K. Schillers latest release is about forgiveness, the kind that changes everything and shapes you into someone new. It's heartbreaking, but hopeful, a book that will put a smile on your face right after you wipe the tears away. Told from the perspective of main charact... ...more

By Amber July 04, 2017

**4-4.5 stars**
When I started this book, I knew it wasn’t going to be a light read judging by the synopsis, but it went even deeper than I thought it would. M.K. Schiller writes about hard, heartbreaking subjects in this one, but it’s also a story of hope, forgiveness and trying to heal emotiona... ...more

By Kate August 22, 2017

After making a promise to her dying mother, Emma finds herself driving to Texas to find Aiden Sheffield. Why? She has no idea. Who is Aiden? She doesn't know that either. But while Emma isn't sure what to expect of Aiden, what she definitely DIDN'T expect was a twenty something MMA fighting ex-ma... ...more

By Lynsey July 17, 2017

M.K. Schiller - a new-to-me author - delivers an almost perfect New Adult romance with The Scars Between Us.

Emma Cooper's mother has passed away and left her a rather cryptic set of instructions: find a Mr. Aiden Sheffield, and convince him to come to the small town of Linx, Texas, to scatter her... ...more

By Ayekah July 11, 2017

My first read by this author and it was by no means an easy one. The book starts with Emma trying to fulfill her mother's last wishes, her ashes to be sprinkled in the lake in Linx, TX. After her mother dies she also finds the name and address of someone her mother told her she needed to go see a... ...more

By Meghan June 27, 2017

This was exactly the book I needed right now! Having been in a bit of a book slump for a few weeks, I was beginning to wonder if I would have another book to add to my Favorite Books of 2017 list, and I am happy to report that this gem is now on that list. It had everything that I love in a story... ...more

By Elaine July 19, 2017

Rating 4.5/5

From the moody cover to the tumultuous suspense, this book packs so much into this enthralling read. Endeavouring to fulfil the promise she made to her dying Mum, Emma Cooper is heading for Linx, Texas stopping en route to ask Aiden Sheffield to go with her. Only problem to start with... ...more

By Bookgasms July 12, 2017

Gahhhhh. I'm trying to catch my breath and sound coherent at the same time. This book was amazing!! So so fantastic. It had humour, passion, love, a broody alpha male (THAT WAS EVERYTHING), a sassy heroine that took all the names while she handed you your ass and SO MANY SECRETS. Lord. The revela... ...more

By Pamela June 28, 2017

What An Unexpected Gem
New to MK Schiller, I wasn't sure what to expect, what I got was another author in my life to fangirl over. What a truly inspirational read. The story follows Emma Cooper shortly after her world has been turned upside down following the death of her mother and the loss of he... ...more

By Holly June 27, 2017

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By Romancing Susan (Monti) June 27, 2017

I often dive into a book blindly without reading the synopsis. So I when got to this line….

“An ex-marine, MMA fighter who rescues abused dogs? That has potential written all over it.”

I told myself, Ah! This will be those kind of books. Who doesn’t love ex-marine, MMA fighter who rescues abused do... ...more

By Maria July 03, 2017

"Received an Advance Reader Copy in exchange for a fair review"
3.5 stars
Only by the end of the book do we grasp the whole meaning and implications of this beautiful title. MK Schiller tells a story about past scars, hurt and violence, counterpointing it with a solid present trust and the unwaveri... ...more

By Mayra July 28, 2017

4.5 ...more

By Elizabeth July 25, 2017

**3.5 Stars**

In the past few months, Emma has lost both parents, her Dad while fighting fires, and her mom to cancer. During one of her mom's few coherent days near the end, she asked Emma for two things...to visit a man named Aiden and have him accompany Emma to Texas to scatter her ashes. Emma... ...more

By Ana July 17, 2017

What a great premier this was. I mean, it's always a jump into the unknown when we read one author for the first time because to many thoughts crosses our minds.
MK Schiller is a new author to me and the way this books was written hooked me up sofast that I know that I'll follow her career.
She h... ...more

By Abbey's 1 Click Book Blog August 09, 2017

Starting this book I struggled, but as soon as Aiden was introduced and we started learning more about the characters and the past that connects them I was drawn in and it kept me turning the pages and intrigued about where the story was gonna go.

Emma was technically portrayed as little miss per... ...more

By Ashley July 17, 2017

I received an arc of this book and am voluntarily reviewing.

This is an emotionally charged book. It has to deal with love, loss, hope, and illness. Also fulfilling dying wishes and what not. Emma and Aiden are sweet together and make a good team. I loved the way they connected and went about fulf... ...more

By Kahea July 16, 2017

***5 ‘In Between Moments’ Stars***

My whole reason, not WHOLE, but the main reason I took a closer look at The Scars Between Us was the cover, I loved/love the look and tone of it and then I read the description. That was the hook. I needed to find out what the deal with Linx, Texas was and the... ...more

By Teresa June 27, 2017

**I received a copy of The Scars Between Us from Net Galley in exchange for a voluntary and honest review**

The Scars Between Us by MK Schiller is a wonderful story of forgiveness, an encompassing love that builds between Emma and Aiden but most of all completing her mother's last dying request. H... ...more

By Brandy July 16, 2017

The scars between us is such a beautiful done book loved everything about it this would also be my first read by M.K Schiller and it wont be my last . The characters are lovable , the story line really drew me in , a lot of surprises that I did not see coming love and admire when a story keeps me... ...more

By R.C. July 02, 2017

4.5 Stars

Wow! This story was so much more than I was expecting. Both Emma and Aiden have heart-breaking stories. Emma was the girl who grew up in the ideal family with loving parents who strove to give her a safe and happy environment. Still, she has experienced her share of pain. Aiden's upbring... ...more

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MK Schiller

About the author

MK Schiller

I am a hopeless romantic in a hopelessly pragmatic world. I have a full time life and two busy teenagers, but in the dark of night, I sit by the warm glow of my computer monitor, and attempt to conjure up passionate heartwarming stories with plenty of humor. I started imagining stories in my head at a very young age. In fact, I got so good at it that friends asked me to create plots featuring them as the heroine and the object of their affection as the hero. We'd spend hours on the phone while I came up with a series of unrealistic, yet tender events, which led to a satisfying conclusion. You've heard of fan fiction... this was friend fiction. Even with that, it took many years to realize I could produce an actual full-length book that readers would enjoy. I try to make my stories humorous, realistic, with flawed but redeeming characters. I hope you enjoy my stories and always find The Happily Ever After in every endeavor.

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