Category: contemporary romance

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted July 6, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating DNF
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Dating You / Hating You by Christina Lauren

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews Dating You / Hating You Author: Christina Lauren Narrator:  Shayna Thibodeaux and Deacon Lee Audio Listening Speed: 1.25x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Simon & Schuster Audio What to say about Dating You / Hating You? I really, really wanted to love […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted June 29, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Buns by Alice Clayton

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews: Hudson Valley Series Buns Author: Alice Clayton Narrators: Elizabeth Louise with Jason Carpenter Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Hudson Valley #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Clara lives for her job, going all around the world, rebranding and restoring resorts to their former glory. Her latest job is […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted June 15, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, New Adult, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Goal by Elle Kennedy

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Goal Author: Elle Kennedy Narrator: Susannah Jones & Andrew Eiden Audio Speed: 1.25x & 1.5x Series: Off-Campus #4 Genre: NA Contemporary Romance Source: purchased After the pregnancy bombshell delivered at the end of the previous book, The Goal actually goes back a bit in time and begins when […]

Review + Excerpt: Too Close to..

Posted June 14, 2017 by Vampbard in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review + Excerpt: Too Close to Call by Tessa Bailey

From New York Times bestselling author Tessa Bailey comes TOO CLOSE TO CALL, a novella in her Romancing the Clarksons Series published by 1001 Dark Nights! Grab your copy today! Too Close to Call Author: Tessa Bailey Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: When we met Kyler Tate in Too Hard to Forget […]

Review + Blog Tour: Mature Con..

Review + Blog Tour: Mature Content by Megan Erickson and Santino Hassell

Mature Content Author: Megan Erickson & Santino Hassell Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: 3/10/2018 Edited to Add: Please note, this review was written and posted prior to the occurrences brought to light in recent days (https://goo.gl/Y7WB7F). The book was read and reviewed in good faith and as presented at the time. The posting of […]

Review: Toughest Cowboy in Tex..

Posted June 6, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Toughest Cowboy in Texas by Carolyn Brown

Toughest Cowboy in Texas Author: Carolyn Brown Reviewer: Jen Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Lila Harris and Brody Dawson were teenagers in love, albeit quietly and secretly. But the night he stood her up and she left town was then end of their romance and friendship. Twelve years later, Lila returns to Happy, Texas, […]

Review + Blog Tour: Small Chan..

Posted June 5, 2017 by B. in contemporary romance, LGBTQ, Rating A, reviews
Review + Blog Tour: Small Change by Roan Parrish

Small Change Author: Roan Parrish Reviewer: B. Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Having first met Ginger in In the Middle of Somewhere I was very happy to see her get her own story. Small Change follows a parallel timeline, but to say that it is the same narrative from a different perspective would simply […]

Review + Blog Tour: Somehow, S..

Posted June 5, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review + Blog Tour: Somehow, Some Way by Jennifer Probst

Somehow, Some Way Author: Jennifer Probst Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Architect Brady Heart has been a series background character as a partner of Pierce Brothers Construction. In and out of different scenes, I’ve always seen Brady as a nice guy, good friend type of character; however, reading Somehow, Some Way, I […]

Review: Lessons in Losing It b..

Review: Lessons in Losing It by Jessica Peterson

Lessons in Losing It Author: Jessica Peterson Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I’m not even going to pretend I’m confused by how awesome Jessica Peterson’s Lessons in Losing It was. It was fabulous. The fourth title in the Study Abroad series is—like the other books—able to be read as a standalone (although […]

Review: New York, Actually by ..

Posted May 30, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: New York, Actually by Sarah Morgan

New York, Actually Author: Sarah Morgan Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Unknown to all but four people, Molly is actually the popular relationship expert, Aggie. With a well-liked, successful blog and best-seller to her name, Molly has finally found peace-of-mind after upending her life and moving from London three years ago. As […]

Review: Trust Me by Farrah Roc..

Posted May 29, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Trust Me by Farrah Rochon

Trust Me Author: Farrah Rochon Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: At one point, Mackenna (Mack)Arnold was one-half of New Orleans’ Power Couple. But after 15 years of problems and lies, she left her husband. Now she sits on the New Orleans City Council, dedicating her time to helping the city she loves. […]

Review: How to Bang a Billiona..

Review: How to Bang a Billionaire by Alexis Hall

How To Bang A Billionaire Author: Alexis Hall Reviewer: B. Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: Beginning with an enigmatic and somewhat dark farewell, How to Bang a Billionaire explores the inception of the “arrangementship” between Arden St. Ives, imminent graduate of Oxford University, and Caspian Hart, billionaire, immovable personality, and magnet to Arden’s desires. […]