Category: Contemporary Romance

Review: Love on the Brain by A..

Posted August 11, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Love on the Brain by Ali Hazelwood

Love on the Brain Author: Ali Hazelwood Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Bee and Levi share a past: they attended grad school together. However, Levi made Bee’s life miserable at times, even refusing to work on a research project together and telling her then fiancé he could do better than Bee. So […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted August 8, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Sun of a Beach by Mia Sosa

Audiobook review: Sun of a Beach by Mia Sosa Naomi and Donavan both work for the same mens’ magazine and rarely see eye-to-eye. When their boss sends them on a tropical photo shoot, the pair must work together to avert catastrophe. Sun of a Beach is a cute, quick, beach-worthy tale. Because she was hurt by a […]

Review: The Hookup Plan by Far..

Posted July 25, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Hookup Plan by Farrah Rochon

The Hookup Plan Author: Farrah Rochon Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: London Kelley, superstar pediatric surgeon (and one of the three women who became good friends after a live tweet incident outing that they were all dating the same jerk at the same time), is at her 15 year high school reunion […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted July 7, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Emma Project by Sonali Dev

Audiobook review: The Emma Project by Sonali Dev The Emma Project is the fourth and presumably final story in the wonderful Rajes series. The story focuses on youngest sibling, Vansh, and Naina, Yash’s once-best-friend-fake-fiance, who was publicly dumped when he fell in love with India (Incense and Sensibility). The pair find themselves at odds, competing for a […]

Review: Fake It Till You Bake ..

Posted June 27, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Fake It Till You Bake It by Jamie Wesley

Fake It Till You Bake It Author: Jamie Wesley Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Donovan Dell is a successful professional football player for the Knights and the co-owner of Sugar Blitz, a new cupcakery in San Diego. WIth profits declining for the past six weeks, he knows he needs to do something […]

#TBRChallenge Review: Bringing..

Posted June 15, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
#TBRChallenge Review: Bringing Home the Bad Boy by Jessica Lemmon

Bringing Home the Bad Boy Author: Jessica Lemmon Reviewer: Jen Rating: C #TBRChallenge June’s Theme is “After the War” This book has been on my TBR since circa 2015 when I received a copy at a book signing. Why I selected it: I struggled to find a TBR for this theme. The main male character has […]

Review: The Friendship Pact by..

Posted June 13, 2022 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Friendship Pact by Jill Shalvis

The Friendship Pact Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Again, Jill Shalvis brings a funny and heart warming story with her new release, The Friendship Pact, the second book in the Sunrise Cove series. The only connection between books is the sitting so feel free to start here and know you won’t […]

Review: As Seen on TV by Mered..

Posted May 30, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: As Seen on TV by Meredith Schorr

As Seen on TV Author: Meredith Schorr Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Adina grew up and lives in NYC. She and her mom moved there from a small town after her dad died when she was 3. Adina finds herself disenchanted with the big city, romanticizing small town USA after watching too […]

Review: Kiss Hard by Nalini Si..

Posted May 4, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Kiss Hard by Nalini Singh

Kiss Hard Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Catie and Danny have been nemeses for as long as they can remember. Their families are intertwined through the marriage of Catie’s sister, Ísa, and Danny’s brother Sailor (Book 1, Cherish Hard). Although they poke fun and play jokes, the two have […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted April 27, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Curve by Leslie Pike

Audiobook review: The Curve by Leslie Pike Atticus is a player in more than one way: he’s the star catcher for the Memphis Mavericks and he always gets attention from the ladies. When he sees Charlotte at a fan event, he knows he wants her. But Charlotte doesn’t fall for his moves, she’s a single mom of […]

#TBRChallenge Review: Merry Ch..

Posted April 20, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
#TBRChallenge Review: Merry Christmas, Baby by Katie Reus

Merry Christmas, Baby Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- #TBRChallenge April’s Theme is “Location, Location, Location” This book has been on my TBR since March 20, 2017. Why I selected it: The series is located in Holly, NC, a place where it’s Christmas year-round; which sounds like an interesting location. What I’m Talking About: […]