Category: contemporary romance

Review: On the Corner of Love ..

Posted August 21, 2019 by Jennifer in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: On the Corner of Love and Hate by Nina Bocci

On the Corner of Love and Hate  Author: Nina Bocci Reviewer: Jennifer  Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: After loving Nina Bocci’s debut novel, Roman Crazy (co-authored with Alice Clayton) I knew I would read whatever she wrote next. While I didn’t fall in love with On the Corner of Love and Hate,I did fall in […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted August 19, 2019 by Jennifer in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Resist by K. Bromberg

Audiobook Review: Resist Author:  K. Bromberg Narrator: Jason Clarke, Erin Mallon Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Wicked Ways #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Brilliance Audio Resist is my second attempt to enjoy a K. Bromberg novel. Sadly I DNF my first novel, Driven, by the author. (I did watch the movie that Passionflix did base on the book and […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted August 8, 2019 by Jennifer in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Never Have I Ever by Lauren Blakely

Audiobook Review: Never Have I Ever Author:  Lauren Blakely Narrators: Amanda Ronconi, Jason Clarke Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Audible Escape Membership I’ve not read many romances with widowers, but the ones I have, have been so touching, especially when they have children.  Zach is a single dad who lost his wife a couple […]

Review: Desire and the Deep Bl..

Posted August 7, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Desire and the Deep Blue Sea by Olivia Dade

Desire and the Deep Blue Sea Author: Olivia Dade Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Callie and her boyfriend broke up just week before they are supposed to be contestants on a reality TV show that would take her to three island resorts. Desperate for a much needed vacation, Callie enlists the help […]

Review: Too Sweet to be Good b..

Posted August 6, 2019 by Nima in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Too Sweet to be Good by K.M. Jackson

Too Sweet to Be Good Author: K.M. Jackson Reviewer: Nima Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Too Sweet To Be Good is author K.M. Jackson’s second offering in her Sugar Lake series. I welcomed the opportunity to visit the tight little lake community that thrives on southern hospitality and gossip. The “outside world” is slowly […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted August 1, 2019 by Jennifer in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Only Ever You by CD Reiss

Only Ever You Author:  CD Reiss Narrators: Andi Arndt and Brian Pallino Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  purchased I’m a big fan of CD Reiss and will jump on anything she writes. She can pen both dark/touching stories and fun/light stories, and they are all sexy. Only Ever You was on the lighter side […]

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Posted July 24, 2019 by Jennifer in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: My Two Husbands: A Laugh Out Loud Romantic Comedy by Amanda Aksel

My Two Husbands: A Laugh Out Loud Romantic Comedy Author:  Amanda Aksel Narrator: Erin Mallon Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Caffeinated PR Services I was originally drawn to My Two Husbands solely on narrator Erin Mallon, then by the blurb. I mean who would be crazy enough to live with their husband and ex-husband?! […]

Review: All Roads Lead to You ..

Posted July 23, 2019 by Jennifer in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: All Roads Lead to You by Jennifer Probst

All Roads Lead to You Author: Jennifer Probst Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: All Roads Lead to You features Harper, the youngest of the Bishop siblings. While her sister Ophelia runs the B&B, and Ethan helps where he can with the Inn and farm, Harper works the barns and horses through the rescue […]

Review: Smitten by the Brit by..

Posted July 22, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Smitten by the Brit by Melonie Johnson

Smitten by the Brit Author: Melonie Johnson Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Bonnie’s life comes crashing down around her when she finds her long-time-never-set-the-date fiancé having sex in their apartment, on her grandmother’s quilt, with another woman. She walks out right then and there, questioning how long things have been falling apart […]

Quickie Review: A Brand New En..

Posted July 17, 2019 by Jennifer in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Quickie Review: A Brand New Ending by Jennifer Probst

A Brand New Ending Author: Jennifer Probst Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Brilliant! Jennifer Probst grabbed me by the feels with A Brand New Ending!  Kyle and Ophelia’s story is a great second chance romance spanning over ten years. First, young love broken up by the promise of fortune and fame. They […]

Review: 28 Dates by Stacey Lyn..

Posted July 17, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: 28 Dates by Stacey Lynn

28 Dates Author: Stacey Lynn Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Caitlin and Jonas were in a two-year exclusive “friends with benefits” relationship, but when Jonas tells Caitlin he wants more, she lets him walk out the door. Fast-forward six months, Cait and Jonas remain casual friends, and he’s dating Ashley. When her […]

Review: Teach Me by Olivia Dad..

Posted July 8, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Teach Me by Olivia Dade

Teach Me Author: Olivia Dade Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Teach Me is an absolutely lovely romance about two injured souls who find their way to happiness. The characters are rich and real, and I felt connected to both Rose and Martin right from the start. They are both kind and caring, […]

Review: In Moonlight and Memor..

Posted July 1, 2019 by Jennifer in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: In Moonlight and Memories Trilogy by Julie Ann Walker

In Moonlight and Memories Trilogy Author: Julie Ann Walker Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B What I’m Talking About: In Moonlight and Memories is a story about three best friends over the span of 12 years. Maggie and Luc meet first and become best friends when Maggie really needs someone like Luc in her life. She lost her […]

#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Re..

Posted June 18, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, JIAM, Listen Up!, Rating B
#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors by Sonali Dev

Audiobook review: Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors Author: Sonali Dev Narrator: Soneela Nankani Audio Speed: 1.75x Series: The Rajes #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors follows Tricia, highly successful neurosurgeon and eldest daughter and of the Raje family. She’s been on the outs with her tight-knit clan for fifteen years, when a mistake in […]