Category: contemporary romance

Quickie Review: Roped In by Lo..

Posted March 16, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Quickie Review: Roped In by Lorelei James

Roped In Author: Lorelei James Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: World champion steer wrestler Sutton Grant was severely injured for the second time. He made a pack with God if he survived, he wouldn’t go back, and now he’s trying to figure out what to do with his life and how […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Wicked Sexy Liar by Christina Lauren

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: Wicked Sexy Liar Author: Christina Lauren Narrators: Deacon Lee & Olivia Song Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Wild Seasons #4 Genre: Contemporary Romance, New Adult Source: Simon & Schuster Audio London loves her carefree life, surfer by day and bartender by night. She knows how to flirt […]

Review: One of the Guys by Shi..

Posted March 8, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: One of the Guys by Shiloh Walker

One of the Guys Author: Shiloh Walker Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Jaynie Holmes was engaged to her longtime high school sweetheart, Dean Albridge, until she catches him in bed with his best friend and their busty neighbor. Taking comfort and refuge in Kate’s (her best friend) home, Jaynie is surprised […]

Review: Fight to the Finish by..

Posted March 2, 2016 by Nima in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Fight to the Finish by Jeanette Murray

Fight to the Finish Author: Jeanette Murray Reviewer: Nima Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Fight to the Finish takes us back into the competitive boxing world of the U.S. Marines.  As book three in Jeanette Murray’s First to Fight series, the characters and environments are already well-established.  It could definitely stand alone, but is […]

Review: Fully Ignited by Shann..

Posted February 23, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Fully Ignited by Shannon Stacey

Fully Ignited Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Following along the heels of the previous two books, Fully Ignited opens about six weeks since Engine 59 lieutenant, Danny, was injured on the job and is still out recovering. Scott Kincaid recognizes the crew misses Danny and has no chemistry […]

Review: You and Only You by Sh..

Posted February 22, 2016 by Nima in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: You and Only You by Sharon Sala

You and Only You Author: Sharon Sala Reviewer: Nima Rating: B- You and Only You was originally published as the stand-alone book, Curl Up and Dye, released in February 2014. It appears that Sala is going forward with this as the first book in her new Blessings, Georgia series, named after the small town where […]

Review + Giveaway: How the Coo..

Posted February 16, 2016 by B. in contemporary romance, giveaway, LGBTQ, m/m romance, Rating A, reviews
Review + Giveaway: How the Cookie Crumbles by Jaime Samms

How the Cookie Crumbles Author: Jaime Samms Reviewer: B. Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Having survived an adolescence filled with loss and uncertainty, Frederick Jackson thought he’d seen his share of heartache. But, being betrayed by the man he’d grown to care for—along with getting cheated out of a well-earned win on a popular […]

Review: Dare to Run by Jen McL..

Posted February 8, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Dare to Run by Jen McLaughlin

Dare to Run Author: Jen McLaughlin Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Recently released from a two-year stint in prison, Lucas Donahue, a ranking member of the Sons of Steel Row gang, was attacked and nearly killed just before he got out. Now he’s back in Boston trying to determine if the […]

Review: A Fighting Chance by S..

Posted February 1, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: A Fighting Chance by Shannon Stacey

A Fighting Chance Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Adeline (Del) Kendrick is looking forward to a long weekend of fun and shopping with her best friends. Arriving at the casino resort one day early, she plans to put on her new flannel PJs, order room service, and watch […]

Sunday Snippet: Dirty Sexy Sai..

Posted January 31, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, erotic romance, Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Dirty Sexy Saint by Carly Phillips and Erika Wilde

 About the Book Dirty Sexy Saint Authors: Carly Phillips and Erika Wilde Publisher:   Self-published Series: Dirty Sexy #1 Genre: Contemporary Erotic Romance Released:  January 19, 2016 Snippet Samantha’s head felt as though it was going to explode. The pressure, the pounding, the slightest movement increased the throbbing against her skull. With a soft groan, she pried her eyelids open […]

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Posted January 28, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, New Adult, Rating A, reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Mistake by Elle Kennedy

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Mistake Author: Elle Kennedy Narrator: Lorelei Avalon Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Off-Campus #2 Genre: NA Contemporary Romance Source: purchased After devouring the first Off-Campus title, I couldn’t wait to start The Mistake. This time around, the story focuses on Briar College junior, John Logan, aka Logan. […]

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Posted January 21, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, New Adult, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Deal by Elle Kennedy

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Deal Author: Elle Kennedy Narrator: Lorelei Avalon Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Off-Campus #1 Genre: NA Contemporary Romance Source: author The Off-Campus series focuses on undergrad students of the fictional Briar college, located outside Boston, MA. In The Deal, the first book of the series, music […]