Bearded, bad-boy barber Knox prefers to live his life the way he takes his coffee: Alone. Unless you count his basset hound, Waylon. Knox doesn’t tolerate drama, even when it comes in the form of a stranded runaway bride. Naomi wasn’t just running away from her wedding. She was riding to the rescue of her estranged twin to Knockemout, Virginia, a rough-around-the-edges town where disputes are settled the old-fashioned way…with fists and beer. Usually in that order. Too bad for Naomi her evil twin hasn’t changed at all. After helping herself to Naomi’s car and cash, Tina leaves her with something unexpected. The niece Naomi didn’t know she had. Now she’s stuck in town with no car, no job, no plan, and no home with an 11-year-old going on thirty to take care of.
Customers have praised this book for its engaging story, likable and relatable characters, unique enemies-to-lovers trope, action, suspense, mystery, and genuine love story. They also mention that the book has a happy ending. On the other hand, some customers have criticized it for its third act break-up, the kidnapping/twin swap/take-down-the-bad-guy scene, it being repetitive, and having too much fluff.
Things We Never Got Over (Knockemout Series) by Lucy Score is an engaging and heartwarming book with a captivating story, likable and relatable characters, a unique take on the enemies-to-lovers trope, action, suspense, mystery, and a genuine love story with a happy ending. Despite some of its flaws, such as its third act break-up, the kidnapping/twin swap/take-down-the-bad-guy scene, it being repetitive, and having too much fluff, it's still an enjoyable and worthwhile read.