Category: contemporary romance

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 […]

Review: Written in the Stars b..

Posted October 28, 2015 by Ang in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Written in the Stars by LuAnn McLane

Written in the Stars Author: LuAnn McLane Reviewer: Ang Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Written in the Stars is a fun, flirty, fall read about second chances and learning to love, even when it is scary. And Cricket Creek couldn’t be a more perfect setting. As usual, the characters are spunky and spicy with […]

Review: Defending Hearts by Sh..

Posted October 27, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Defending Hearts by Shannon Stacey

Defending Hearts Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Alex Murphy is a photojournalist who finds himself burned out after a teenager’s cellphone picture went viral instead of his professional shots. He’s restless and needs a place to start over, so he decides to head back to his home town, […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted October 22, 2015 by Una in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating A, reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Rock Redemption by Nalini Singh

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Rock Redemption Author: Nalini Singh Narrator: Justine O. Keef Listening Speed: 1.0x Reviewer: Una Overall Rating: A- Audiobook Source: Tantor Media/publisher What I’m Talking About: The Rock Kiss series has become a guilty pleasure for me.  I’m not much for contemporary romance, but […]

Review: Against the Ropes by J..

Posted October 12, 2015 by Nima in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Against the Ropes by Jeanette Murray

Against the Ropes Author: Jeanette Murray Reviewer: Nima Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Against the Ropes is the second book in Murray’s First to Fight series.  It’s also the second book I’ve read with the same title in the last two years.  The first one, a BDSM story, wasn’t much better written than this […]

Review: Rock Redemption by Nal..

Posted October 5, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Rock Redemption by Nalini Singh

Rock Redemption Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Bad boy rocker Noah St. John is one-quarter of the wildly successful band, Schoolboy Choir. Haunted by events that happened when he was just six years old, Noah deals with his pain and fears by drinking and having sex. Lots and […]

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Listen Up! Nice Girls Don’t… #Audiobook Review Part 4

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… What I’m Listening To: Title: Nice Girls Don’t Bite Their Neighbors Author: Molly Harper Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Jane Jameson #4 Genre: Paranormal Romance, Contemporary Chick-Lit Source: purchased/Audible Audiobook Review: Nice Girls Don’t Bite Their Neighbors Nice Girls Don’t Bite Their Neighbors is the final book of […]

Review: Right by Your Side by ..

Posted September 30, 2015 by B. in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Right by Your Side by Christi Snow

Right By Your Side Author: Christi Snow Reviewer: B. Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Skye Taylor knows a thing or two about control and the sacrifices it takes to get it and to keep it. She also knows how it feels to be without any whatsoever, and decided long ago that the possible losses […]

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Listen Up! Nice Girls Don’t… #Audiobook Review Part 3

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… What I’m Listening To: Title: Nice Girls Don’t Live Forever Author: Molly Harper Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Jane Jameson #3 Genre: Paranormal Romance, Contemporary Chick-Lit Source: purchased/Audible Audiobook Review: Nice Girls Don’t Live Forever After suffering much of the downside of being turned into a vampire […]

Review: Pure Wicked by Shayla ..

Posted September 16, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Pure Wicked by Shayla Black

Pure Wicked Author: Shayla Black Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I’ve read a handful of the 1,001 Dark Nights books, to include Forever Wicked by Shayla Black (Goodreads Review), and I have honestly enjoyed the stories, regardless if I’ve read the original series. Such is the case with Ms. Black’s offerings. […]

Review: Taking the Heat by Vic..

Posted September 7, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Taking the Heat by Victoria Dahl

Taking the Heat Author: Victoria Dahl Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Taking the Heat is one of the books that I eye’d for review, but knew I’d be over-stretching myself, so I passed it up. But the reviews were so good, I ended up one-clicking it from Amazon and found some […]

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Listen Up! Nice Girls Don’t… #Audiobook Review Part 2

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… What I’m Listening To: Title: Nice Girls Don’t Date Dead Men Author: Molly Harper Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Jane Jameson #2 Genre: Paranormal Romance, Contemporary Chick-Lit Source: purchased/Audible Audiobook Review: Nice Girls Don’t Date Dead Men Nice Girls Don’t Date Dead Men picks up the story […]