Category: Contemporary Romance

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. […]

Review: F*ck Club: Con by Shi..

Posted May 8, 2017 by Vampbard in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review:  F*ck Club: Con by Shiloh Walker

F*ck Club: Con Author: Shiloh Walker Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: If you haven’t read Riley’s book, get on that. It sets up the premise for the series wonderfully. But, here’s what’s going on. Riley & Con are male escorts…with benefits. Their friend, Shame, was part of the operation. Riley concocted this […]

Review: Too Hard to Forget by ..

Posted May 3, 2017 by Vampbard in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Too Hard to Forget by Tessa Bailey

Too Hard to Forget Author: Tessa Bailey Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I may have devoured Peggy’s story in one sitting. I may have actually re-read parts, too. When reading the Romancing the Clarksons series by Tessa Bailey, I’m entranced by the familial connection, the depth of the characters, and the build […]

Review: To Me I Wed by K.M. Ja..

Posted April 26, 2017 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: To Me I Wed by K.M. Jackson

To Me I Wed Author: K.M. Jackson Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Two peas in a pod are Lily Perry and Vincent Caro. Both struggling small-business owners who are happy with their relationship-free lifestyles. Lily is a successful event planner who has pulled off amazing parties for her several sisters, living up […]

Review: Back Piece by L.A. Wit..

Posted April 26, 2017 by B. in Contemporary Romance, Gay Romance, LGBTQ, Reviews
Review: Back Piece by L.A. Witt

Back Piece Author: L.A. Witt Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: To say that Colin Spencer—gorgeous, fit, and with a body full of tats—has lived an interesting life so far is an understatement. Most would never guess the truths that exist behind the sturdy exterior he presents to the rest of the world. […]

Review: Cooking with Kandy by ..

Posted April 3, 2017 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Cooking with Kandy by Peggy Jaeger

Cooking with Kandy Author: Peggy Jaeger Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Cooking with Kandy is the EBC’s number one food show, making Kandy Laine a highly successful woman, and apparently a target. Kandy is self-driven with high standards and an incredible work ethic. While she is extremely busy, family always comes first; […]

Review: Royally Roma by Teri W..

Posted March 29, 2017 by Ang in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Royally Roma by Teri Wilson

Royally Roma Author: Teri Wilson Reviewer: Ang Rating: C What I’m Talking About: I was super excited to read Royally Roma. It’s advertised as a retelling of the classic romance Roman Holiday – a movie I ADORE!!!!!  It’s clear the author loves Audrey Hepburn as much as I do and that she has a major crush […]

Review: The Enforcer by Stepha..

Posted March 28, 2017 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Enforcer by Stephanie Julian

The Enforcer Author: Stephanie Julian Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Jess Gardiner has hockey in her blood. With the best scout in the NHL for a father, Jess learned the game inside and out at a young age. The problem is, women aren’t scouts in the NHL. So she works as the […]