Category: Contemporary Romance

Review: Billionaire’s Is..

Posted March 22, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating D, Reviews
Review: Billionaire’s Island Temptation by Rachael Stewart

Billionaire’s Island Temptation Author: Rachael Stewart Reviewer: Jen Rating: D What I’m Talking About: Six months ago Jessie’s mom passed, and now Jessie is drifting. Her sister sends Jessie on an all-expenses paid month-long trip to a secluded, tropical vacation at Hannah’s boss’s home in an exclusive resort where she meets sexy Joel, someone she […]

#TBRChallenge2023 Review: Reso..

Posted March 15, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
#TBRChallenge2023 Review: Resolutions by Lucy Eden

Resolutions Author: Lucy Eden Reviewer: Jen Rating: B #TBRChallenge March’s Theme is “Baggage” This book has been on my TBR since December 26, 2022, when I received it as a freebie. Why I selected it: I’ve always wanted to read this author and the story sounded appealing. What I’m Talking About: Lucy Eden is one of those […]

Review: Too Wrong to Be Right ..

Posted March 1, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Too Wrong to Be Right by Melonie Johnson

Too Wrong to Be Right Author: Melonie Johnson Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Kat’s boyfriend of six months tells her he’s leaving for an audition in Vancouver to be the host of a reality dating show, asks her to watch his pet hedgehog Jojo, then tells her that he’s never coming back. […]

Review: Take the Lead by Alexi..

Posted February 20, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Take the Lead by Alexis Daria

Take the Lead Author: Alexis Daria Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Gina Morales is a professional dancer who competes on a reality dance show. It’s her 5th season, and she really needs to win or she may lose her job. Her partner Stone Nielson is a reality TV star who lives in […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted February 16, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Baked Inn Love by Erin Branscom

Audiobook review: Baked Inn Love by Erin Branscom The story opens with Allie being fired from her soul-sucking job. She’s stayed at the job for the health insurance, as she’s a single mom of Caleb who has a childhood disease and underwent a kidney transplant recently. She decides it’s time to move from California back home to […]

Review: 10 Signs You Need to G..

Posted January 30, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: 10 Signs You Need to Grovel by Kelly Siskind

10 Signs You Need to Grovel Author: Kelly Siskind Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Desmond and Sadie were high school sweethearts that had their HEA ripped away due to the sudden uprooting of and need to join WITSEC for Desmond’s family. Losing Sadie and their promising life nearly destroyed Desmond, so even […]

Review: Chick Magnet by Emma B..

Posted January 23, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Chick Magnet by Emma Barry

Chick Magnet Author: Emma Barry Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Nic is a social media influencer, popular for raising chickens. After being publicly dumped and humiliated by her boyfriend, she moved 1,000 miles from California to her Granny’s home town in Yagerstown, VA. Will is a small town vet who is finding […]

#TBRChallenge2023 Review: Swee..

Posted January 18, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
#TBRChallenge2023 Review: Sweet Tea & Second Chances by Dylan Crush

Sweet Tea & Second Chances Author: Dylan Crush Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ #TBRChallenge January’s Theme is “Starting Over” This book has been on my TBR since July 13, 2022 when I received it as a freebie. Why I selected it: it’s a second chance romance, a chance to start over. What I’m Talking About: Cassie is apprehensive […]

Review: Glitterland (2023) by ..

Posted January 16, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Gay Romance, LGBTQ, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Glitterland (2023) by Alexis Hall

Glitterland Author: Alexis Hall Reviewer: B. Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: “And, God, I wanted, I wanted. These crumbs of bliss.” Ash Winters has cultivated an impressive résumé so far in his twenty-eight years: beloved son, Oxford alum, successful author… Not to mention being both wealthy and attractive. It would be a golden life, if […]

Review: Designed by Destiny by..

Posted January 12, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Designed by Destiny by Maya Tyler

Designed by Destiny Author: Maya Tyler Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Bethany is an intern at Grey & Company. She’s been invited to attend a huge international convention in Vegas. At the meet and greet, a stranger walks up to her, asks her to play along, and then kisses her. The stranger […]

#TBRChallenge Review: Christma..

Posted December 21, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
#TBRChallenge Review: Christmas Joy by Nancy Naigle

Christmas Joy Author: Nancy Naigle Reviewer: Jen Rating: B #TBRChallenge December’s Theme is “Festive” This book has been on my TBR since February 2017 when I got it at a conference. Why I selected it: It’s Christmas What I’m Talking About: Joy is working hard to earn a promotion as the Director of Focus Groups when she gets […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted December 19, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Pregnant by the Playboy by Jackie Lau

Audiobook review: Pregnant by the Playboy by Jackie Lau Vince Fong is a self-made tech genius who burned out a few years ago and is living an empty life. He is the younger brother of Julian (Mr. Hotshot CEO). Vince is tired of his party-filled life style and wants to find meaning and fulfillment. Marissa is ready […]