My Review is ***** (5 stars) This review is from: Lyrics Heart & Soul (Sistas Book 2) (Kindle Edition) This is one of the best books I have read in a while. It kept me captivated from beginning to end. I was impressed by how the author developed her main character, Ryder Vaughn, from bitter… Continue reading Lyrics, Heart and Soul by Anne Marie CitroContemporary Romance Date Published: November 14 2016 One of America’s most reclusive rockers, Ryder Vaughn, gets an unusual sentence handed down to him. The judge, hoping to teach him the value of human life, sentences him to ten months of community service at Reach Within Centre for individuals with special needs. Ryder is convinced that, if he isn’t crazy already, he will be by the time his sentence ends. However, his only other option forfeits his band’s livelihood.Five minutes after stepping into the centre, his entire life changes when he meets a gorgeous, little spitfire who will challenge everything he has ever believed about himself and the world around him. Francesca’s devotion has always been to her family, friends, and the job she is passionate about. Her life hasn’t been easy. She sacrifices a lot for the ones she loves and for her dream to visit Italy. Then Francesca finds herself in a desperate situation, and the tattooed beast who is serving his debt to society must save the headstrong woman from a secret that could destroy her. In turn, Francesca teaches Ryder, if you love something enough, it’s worth fighting for.Ryder knows he isn’t worthy of love, but this incredible beauty makes him want it.Ryder can save Francesca from her secrets, but can she save him from his? Is Ryder strong enough to endure the kids she loves and her crazy Italian family?Ten months can fly by or it can last an eternity.