Category: Contemporary Romance

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted December 17, 2020 by B. in Contemporary Romance, Gay Romance, LGBTQ, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Boyfriend Project by Alexis Hall

Audiobook review: Boyfriend Project by Alexis Hall I first read Boyfriend Material earlier in the year, amid widespread anger and only moderately successful lockdowns in all the fear and uncertainty of summer. With its irresistible mix of cynicism, humor, awkwardness, and romance, it was a delightfully welcome reprieve when it was most needed—a bright spot in […]

Review: How to Catch a Queen b..

Posted December 7, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: How to Catch a Queen by Alyssa Cole

How to Catch a Queen Author: Alyssa Cole Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Shanti trained her whole life to become a queen, and while others only saw a frivolous pursuit of a girl looking for wealth and power, Shanti and her parents understood she was meant to help others. Her dreams look to […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted November 16, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Recipe for Persuasion by Sonali Dev

Audiobook review: Recipe for Persuasion by Sonali Dev Ashna is drowning in the weight of her beloved restaurant and the legacy of her father. She cannot move past the guilt she feels over his death. To prove she is successful and loves what she’s doing to her estranged mother, she joins the cast of a reality […]

Review: If the Boot Fits by Re..

Posted November 9, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: If the Boot Fits by Rebekah Weatherspoon

If the Boot Fits Author: Rebekah Weatherspoon Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Amanda moved to California to take her shot as a writer, but is stuck as a personal assistant to a very demanding Diva. Dru is verbally abusive and uses Amanda for everything. Amanda works hard to keep a few things private […]

Review: Their Christmas Baby C..

Posted November 4, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Their Christmas Baby Contract by Shannon Stacey

Their Christmas Baby Contract Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B/B- What I’m Talking About: Reyna and Brady have been friends since childhood, both growing up in quaint Blackberry Bay, NH. After a horrible hookup four years ago, embarrassment kept them from talking, and they drifted apart. But when Brady helps Reyna escape after a […]

Review: A Princess for Christm..

Posted October 29, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: A Princess for Christmas by Jenny Holiday

A Princess for Christmas Author: Jenny Holiday Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: After giving an impassioned speech to the UN, Royal Highness Marie Joséphine Annagret Elena Princess of Eldovia is running late for a very important meeting and can’t seem to catch a break. Luckily young Gabby sees her and insists that […]

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 […]