Category: contemporary romance

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

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 […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Bound Series

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Bound Series Titles: London Bound (#1) & Drawn That Way (#2) Authors: Jessica Jarman (#1) & Bronwyn Green (#2) Narrator: Tatiana Sokolov Audio Speed: 1x Series: Bound #1 & #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Audiobook Source: Authors When I discovered that the authors of one of my favorite […]

Review: The Mistake by Elle Ke..

Posted January 5, 2016 by Nima in contemporary romance, New Adult, Rating A, reviews
Review: The Mistake by Elle Kennedy

The Mistake Author: Elle Kennedy Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Elle Kennedy did it again.  The Mistake, second installment in her Off-Campus series, is every bit as successful and enjoyable as The Deal.  The Mistake brings us the romance of John Logan, Garrett Graham’s best friend and teammate. Logan has a crush […]

Review: What You Need by Lorel..

Posted January 4, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: What You Need by Lorelei James

What You Need Author: Lorelei James Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: What You Need is the first title in Ms. James’ new contemporary romance series which focuses on the Lunds, a highly successful and very wealthy, multi-generational family. Brady Lund, workaholic CFO for their multibillion dollar corporation, is crazy for the […]

Review: The Deal by Elle Kenne..

Posted December 29, 2015 by Nima in contemporary romance, New Adult, Rating A, reviews
Review: The Deal by Elle Kennedy

The Deal Author: Elle Kennedy Reviewer: Nima Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Please ignore the cheesy book description—seriously.  The Deal has all the hallmarks of a typical contemporary romance (i.e. insanely fit and beautiful people, wealth, talent, and unreasonably intense sexual chemistry,) but none of the cheese.  This is actually a really good read. […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted December 24, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating B, reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Animal Magnetism by Jill Shalvis

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Animal Magnetism Author: Jill Shalvis Narrator: Karen White Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Animal Magnetism #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Having burned out on listing to urban fantasy titles, I decided to go with a contemporary, small town romance to brighten my mood. Animal Magnetism by Jill […]

Review: Unabashed by Sasha Whi..

Posted November 27, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Unabashed by Sasha White

Unabashed Author: Sasha White Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Note about the series order: After completing Unabashed, the author realized that it is actually the second story in the series, although it was written and released third. It is the continuing story of Ronnie and Ian, which started in the first […]

Review: Controlled Burn by Sha..

Posted November 23, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Controlled Burn by Shannon Stacey

Controlled Burn Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: As a lieutenant with the Boston Fire Department, Rick Gullotti is surrounded by his makeshift family of firefighters. Additionally, he has rented the third floor of Joe and Marie Broussard’s home for years, making him part of their family, especially since […]

Review: Strings Attached by St..

Posted November 17, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Strings Attached by Stephanie Julian

Strings Attached Author: Stephanie Julian Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Trudeau Morrison manages and runs ManDown Films for famous producer Greg Hicks. She is a self-made woman, who has a plan for her life and is determined to work hard to make it happen. However, ever since Greg hired rock star […]

Review: The Best Laid Wedding ..

Posted November 11, 2015 by Ang in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: The Best Laid Wedding Plans by Lynnette Austin

The Best Laid Wedding Plans Author: Lynnette Austin Reviewer: Ang Rating: C What I’m Talking About: As a girl who grew up in the South and truly loves Savannah, I was really excited to read The Best Laid Wedding Plans. I was excited to be transported back to the sights, smells, and people of my […]

Review: Found at the Library b..

Posted November 9, 2015 by B. in contemporary romance, LGBTQ, m/m romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Found at the Library by Christi Snow

Found at the Library Author: Christi Snow Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Writing science-fiction novels might keep him mostly single, but that dedication has brought Robert McIntyre a great deal of success. He’s a little self-absorbed, maybe, but, when his muse is talking, and the deadlines are looming, he figures it’s to […]