Category: Contemporary Romance

Review: The Fling by Stefanie ..

Posted January 16, 2020 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Fling by Stefanie London

The Fling Author: Stefanie London Reviewer: Nima Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Thankfully, I had to finish The Fling to review it. It did not start strong for me, playing into multiple stereotypes about dippy bridesmaids, a perfectionist sister, and the black sheep of the family.  Thankfully, London did not leave me there for […]

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Posted January 15, 2020 by B. in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Love on the Tracks by Tamsen Parker

Audiobook review: Love on the Tracks Author: Tamsen Parker Narrators: Amelie Griffin, Alex Kydd Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Snow and Ice Games #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance, sports Source: Author I’ve now had the opportunity to read and/or listen to several titles by Tamsen Parker, and I can say with some certainty that Love on the Tracks is one of […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Get a Life, Chloe Brown by Talia Hibbert

Audiobook review: Get a Life, Chloe Brown Author:  Talia Hibbert Narrator: Adjoa Andoh Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Brown Sisters #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Chloe Brown comes from a wealthy family, is cared for and given what she needs. She has her own business and makes her way in the world, but due to her chronic illness and […]

Review: Rafe by Rebekah Weathe..

Posted January 9, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Rafe by Rebekah Weatherspoon

Rafe Author: Rebekah Weatherspoon Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Sloan is a super successful doctor and single mom of two 6-yr-old twin girls. She left Seattle and her a-hole ex-husband, relocating to California and living on her own. She relies on others to help care for her kids, and her live-in nanny […]

Review: Love Her or Lose Her b..

Posted January 8, 2020 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Love Her or Lose Her by Tessa Bailey

Love Her or Lose Her Author: Tessa Bailey Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Love Her or Lose Her is the second book in Tessa Bailey’s Hot & Hammered series. It focuses on Dominic who works for Brick & Morty, the construction company that pulls most of the characters together, and Rosie, who […]

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Posted January 6, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Hero and the Hacktivist by Pippa Grant

Audiobook review: The Hero and the Hacktivist Author:  Pippa Grant Narrators: Teddy Hamilton, Maxine Mitchell Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Girl Band Books #4; Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance, Rom-Com Source: Tantor Audio After not loving the last Pippa Grant book I listened to, I am glad to report that my love is back. The Hero and the Hacktivist is the fourth […]

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Posted January 2, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Hot Heir by Pippa Grant

Audiobook review: Hot Heir Author:  Pippa Grant Narrators: Stephen Dexter, Emma Wilder Audio Speed: 1.25x & 1.5x Series: The Royals #3; Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance, Rom-Com Source: Tantor Audio Viktor comes from a royal family that was ousted in the days of his grandfather. Living in a neighboring country, Viktor chose a life of service as one of the royal […]

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Posted December 30, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Rockaway Bride by Pippa Grant

Audiobook review: Rockaway Bride Author:  Pippa Grant Narrators: Savannah Peachwood & Jason Clarke Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Girl Band Books #3; The Royals #2; Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased After being with Martin for seven years, Willow admits to herself that she doesn’t want to get married to him, and on the night before her wedding she gets wasted […]

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Posted December 19, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Man Cuffed by Sarina Bowen and Tanya Eby

Audiobook Review: Man Cuffed Authors:  Sarina Bowen and Tanya Eby Narrators:  Robin Eller and Tor Thom Audio Listening Speed: 1.5x Series: Man Hands #4 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased After loving the first three titles in the Man Hands series, I couldn’t wait to give a listen to Man Cuffed. Taking place in the same world, […]

Review: Return to Me by Farrah..

Posted December 17, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Return to Me by Farrah Rochon

Return to Me Author: Farrah Rochon Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Return to Me is the story of the Holmes’ family best friend, Jonathan Campbell. His heart was broken three years ago when the love of his life left him just before their wedding. Since then, he’s dated and slept with half […]

Review: Weekend Fling by Stace..

Posted December 11, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Weekend Fling by Stacey Lynn

Weekend Fling Author: Stacey Lynn Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: The last six months have been awful for Willow. Her dad walked out on her mom about a year ago, and her mom has fallen apart. Then Willow’s long-term (5 years) boyfriend declared their relationship was over and kicked her out. When […]

Review: Meet Me on Love Lane b..

Posted December 10, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Meet Me on Love Lane by Nina Bocci

Meet Me on Love Lane Author: Nina Bocci Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Meet Me on Love Lane is the second book in Nina Bocci’s Hopeless Romantics series, and it features Henry. I enjoyed meeting Henry in the first book, On the Corner of Love and Hate and looked forward to seeing […]

Review: One Christmas Eve by S..

Posted November 26, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: One Christmas Eve by Shannon Stacey

One Christmas Eve Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Preston and Zoe start out on the wrong foot when he makes some disapproving remarks about the sexy Halloween display in her bookstore window. Because of emotional damage from her ex, Zoe immediately takes a dislike to Preston, but when he […]

Review: The Bromance Book Club..

Posted November 5, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Bromance Book Club by Lyssa Kay Adams

The Bromance Book Club Author: Lyssa Kay Adams Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- what I’m talking about: After reading the summary of The Bromance Book Club I was curious to see how the story would be told. Changing POVs or all from the hero’s POV. Adams wrote it with changing POVs, not the chapter changing kind […]