Category: Contemporary Romance

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: […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted April 4, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Below Zero by Ali Hazelwood

Audiobook review: Below Zero by Ali Hazelwood Jumping back and forth to a few different times in Hannah’s life, Below Zero shares how she is trapped in a frozen crevasse with little hope for rescue in present day, her first day and days leading up to present at NASA, and her time in grad school when […]

Review: The Wedding Crasher by..

Posted March 30, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Wedding Crasher by Mia Sosa

The Wedding Crasher Author: Mia Sosa Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Solange reluctantly agrees to help her wedding planner cousin with bridal party makeup and regrets it from the start. But what makes it worse is that she overhears the bride-to-be confess her love to a man who isn’t the groom. Even though […]

Review: In a New York Minute b..

Posted March 9, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: In a New York Minute by Kate Spencer

In a New York Minute Author: Kate Spencer Reviewer: Jen Rating: A-/B+ What I’m Talking About: Franny seemed to have it all until the day she is laid off from her job and her dress is caught in subway door. When a handsome stranger gives her his Gucci jacket to cover up, the moment is […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted March 3, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Stuck with You by Ali Hazelwood

Audiobook review: Stuck with You by Ali Hazelwood Stuck with You is the second of Ms. Hazelwood’s STEMinist romance novellas. This time around, the story focuses on Sadie, a civil engineer for a small green firm. Three weeks ago, she had a meet-cute with Erik, and after twenty-four hours wondered if she may be falling in […]

Review: Kamila Knows Best by F..

Posted March 2, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Kamila Knows Best by Farah Heron

Kamila Knows Best Author: Farah Heron Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Kamila has her life together. She lives and works with her dad, running their own accounting firm; they have a great relationship. She hosts weekly Bollywood movie parties. Her Instagram account featuring her beloved dog is followed by many. She has […]

Review: Hook, Line, and Sinker..

Posted February 28, 2022 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Hook, Line, and Sinker by Tessa Bailey

Hook, Line, and Sinker Author: Tessa Bailey Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I loved everything about Hook, Line and Sinker by Tessa Bailey! It pulled on all my romance reader strings, funny, sweet, sexy and heartbreaking at times. Fox and Hannah pick up their story from the first book, It Happened One […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted February 24, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Sealed with a Kiss by Erin Nicholas

Audiobook review: Sealed with a Kiss by Erin Nicholas Naomi loves her small hometown on the Louisiana bayou. She also has fallen in love with Donavan Foster, the sexy wildlife rescuer who’s been in town filming for the internet. When a hurricane hits and the pair are trapped together, Naomi finally gets the courage to act on […]

Review: Delilah Green Doesn..

Posted February 23, 2022 by B. in Contemporary Romance, Lesbian Romance, LGBTQ, Reviews
Review: Delilah Green Doesn’t Care by Ashley Herring Blake

Delilah Green Doesn’t Care Author: Ashley Herring Blake Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Guilted into returning to her hometown of Bright Falls to photograph her step-sister’s wedding, Delilah Green’s only hope of surviving the ordeal is to focus on the desperately-needed paycheck she’s going to receive for her efforts. And maybe wreak […]

#TBRChallenge 2022: Wicked and..

Posted February 16, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
#TBRChallenge 2022: Wicked and the Wallflower by Sarah MacLean

Audiobook review: Wicked and the Wallflower by Sarah MacLean #TBRChallenge February’s Theme is “Fairy Tale.” This book has been on my TBR since May 19, 2020 when I purchased the audiobook. Why I selected it: It’s a retelling of the Rumpelstiltskin fairytale. I’ve long wanted to read a Sarah MacLean story and am so glad Wicked […]

Review: The One You Want by Em..

Posted February 15, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The One You Want by Emma Barry

The One You Want Author: Emma Barry Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Millie and Parker both work in Washington DC politics, and they are generally on the same side of the aisle – she represents labor unions and he is on the Democratic Senate Majority Leader’s staff. He is trying to get […]