Category: Contemporary Romance

Review: Crazy Stupid Bromance ..

Posted October 26, 2020 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Crazy Stupid Bromance by Lyssa Kay Adams

Crazy Stupid Bromance Author: Lyssa Kay Adams Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B What I’m Talking About: The Bromance Book Club series by Lyssa Kay Adams has been full of funny and steamy romances, and Crazy Stupid Bromance is a great addition. This time around we are dealing with a friends-to-lovers romance between sexy computer geek Noah […]

Review: Return Billionaire to ..

Posted October 21, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Return Billionaire to Sender by Annika Martin

Return Billionaire to Sender Author: Annika Martin Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Noelle’s home is slated to come down as part of billionaire Malcolm Blackberg’s block improvement project. Although several of the residents have tried to talk to Malcolm, he won’t see anyone. So Noelle devises a plan to get into his office, […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted October 20, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Mistletoe and Mr. Right by Sarah Morgenthaler

Audiobook review: Mistletoe and Mr. Right by Sarah Morgenthaler In Mistletoe and Mr. Right, Ms. Morgenthaler returns listeners to the quaint town of Moose Springs, Alaska, roughly 4-6 months after the conclusion of the previous book. Property developer Lana Montgomery is working on her high-end condo project and buying up commercial properties in town. Although the […]

Review: Simmer Down by Sarah S..

Posted October 12, 2020 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Simmer Down by Sarah Smith

Simmer Down Author: Sarah Smith Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Simmer Down is  Sarah Smith’s second stand-alone novel about two food truck “enemies” to lovers romance. Nikki and Callum both are helping family members with their dream of running food trucks. Nikki works with her mother to help make her late father’s dream […]

Review: Spoiler Alert by Olivi..

Posted October 5, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Spoiler Alert by Olivia Dade

Spoiler Alert Author: Olivia Dade Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Marcus Caster-Rupp is a heartthrob and a lead actor in Gods of the Gates, a Game of Thrones fan-base type show. They’ve just concluded filming the final season and Marcus is highly disappointed because of the subpar scripts. So he gives himself […]

Review: Tools of Engagement by..

Posted September 16, 2020 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Tools of Engagement by Tessa Bailey

Tools of Engagement Author: Tessa Bailey Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Tools of Engagement brings us to the end of Tessa Bailey’s Hot & Hammered series. I’ve enjoyed this short series featuring two sisters and a friend, each getting their HEA. This time around the romance and story focuses on the oldest […]

Review: The Beat Match by Kell..

Posted September 14, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Beat Match by Kelly Siskind

The Beat Match Author: Kelly Siskind Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Weston Aldrich is a work-a-holic for his father’s pharmaceutical company. Although work conditions are not ideal, he loves helping others and knowing he’s making a difference. At night, Wes becomes Falcon, the elusive and much-sought-after DJ, who lays down the beats […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Review: T..

Posted September 7, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! Audiobook Review: Temptation on Ocean Drive by Jennifer Probst

Audiobook review: Temptation on Ocean Drive by Jennifer Probst After losing the love of her life, Bella believes her life is complete without the love of a man; filled with being a mom, sister, and wedding planner. She’s always busy taking care of everyone else, never taking time for herself. “Beach Bachelor” of the year, Gabe, […]

Review: Bayou Baby by Lexi Bla..

Posted August 27, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Bayou Baby by Lexi Blake

Bayou Baby Author: Lexi Blake Reviewer: Nima Rating: B What I’m Talking About: I had some mixed feelings about Lexi Blake’s Bayou Baby, but I liked it overall. I appreciated that it’s a single sitting read. Even though it’s the second in the Butterfly Bayou series, it can absolutely stand on its own. Bayou Baby […]

Review: Want You to Want Me by..

Posted August 6, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Want You to Want Me by Lorelei James

Want You to Want Me Author: Lorelei James Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Gabi (Gabriella Welk) is a former Olympic hockey player who works at Jax’s rink (see previous book, I Want You Back). She has a frenemy relationship with Jax’s brother, Nolan, but they really don’t know one another. When Nolan goes […]

Review: You Had Me at Hola by ..

Posted August 3, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: You Had Me at Hola by Alexis Daria

You Had Me at Hola Author: Alexis Daria Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: You Had Me at Hola is one of my favorite reads of the summer. Filled with strong Latinx characters, laugh-out-loud humor, and a touching romance, this book should be on your must read list. Jasmine is fairly well-known from […]

Review: Paradise Cove by Jenny..

Posted July 30, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Paradise Cove by Jenny Holiday

Paradise Cove Author: Jenny Holiday Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Dr. Nora Walsh is a newcomer to Moonflower Bay. She moved from Toronto to be the town’s physician for two years, leasing the space and practice from the town’s retired doctor. She’s taking two years away from her life to regroup and reset […]

Review: A Sweet Mess by Jayci ..

Posted July 15, 2020 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: A Sweet Mess by Jayci Lee

Sweet Mess Author: Jayci Lee Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Picture in your mind movie action hero Lee Byung-hun, more popularly known as the character Han Cho Bai in Reds 2, and his real life wife Lee Min Jung as the stars of a sweet Hollywood rom-com.  When I started reading this […]