Category: Contemporary Romance

Review: The Wrong Billionaire&..

Posted April 21, 2015 by Vampbard in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Wrong Billionaire’s Bed by Jessica Clare

The Wrong Billionaire’s Bed Author: Jessica Clare Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Shhh. The Billionaire Boys Club books are my secret crack. Once I get my hands on one, I can’t put it down! Jessica Clare has created a wonderful secret society of powerful men that have one element missing in their […]

Review: Everything Changes by ..

Posted April 20, 2015 by B. in Contemporary Romance, Gay Romance, LGBTQ, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Everything Changes by Melanie Hansen

Everything Changes Author: Melanie Hansen Reviewer: B. Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Carey Everett and Jase DeSantis have been best friends for years—through combat training, the tightrope that was DADT, the irrevocable effects of war, and the struggle to adapt and heal after coming home. Nearly inseparable since soon after they met, no one […]

Review: The Virgin’s Nig..

Posted April 14, 2015 by Vampbard in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Virgin’s Night Out by Shiloh Walker

The Virgin’s Night Out Author: Shiloh Walker Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Gotta be honest. No one. NO ONE. writes tortured heroes like Shiloh Walker. The Virgin’s Night Out is novella-length (another short, Tempt Me, is offered with the e-book purchase, but not reviewed here); when I reached the 60% mark of […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Review: N..

Posted April 9, 2015 by Una in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews
Listen Up! Audiobook Review: No Matter What by Erin Nicholas

Welcome to our weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: No Matter What Author: Erin Nicholas Narrator: Rebecca Estrella Listening Speed: 1.0x Reviewer: Una No Matter What is the short and sweet story of Jaden and Adam.  Though it was somewhat of a whirlwind romance and a slightly clichéd love story, it was […]

Review: Love After All by Jaci..

Posted March 30, 2015 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Love After All by Jaci Burton

Love After All Author: Jaci Burton Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I’m not exactly sure how to review Love After All, book 4 in the Hope Series.  It is a very predictable narrative because there’s virtually no plot.  Parts of it are even cliché for the regular romance reader. There is a […]

Review: London Bound by Jessic..

Posted March 24, 2015 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Erotic Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: London Bound by Jessica Jarman

London Bound Author: Jessica Jarman Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: 40-year-old Meg Stevens has been widow for six years. Since her beloved husband passed, she’s spent the time raising her children, working, and being alone. Knowing she needs a break, her near-adult children and family send Meg on a six week trip to […]

Review: Rock Hard by Nalini Si..

Posted March 13, 2015 by Jen in Blog Tour, Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Rock Hard by Nalini Singh

Rock Hard Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Gabriel Bishop, former pro-Rugby player, was hired as CEO of Saxon & Archer to turn around the failing department store chain. He’s very good at what he does and always gets what he wants. Charlotte Baird, long time Saxon & Archer employee, […]

Review: What a Woman by Judi F..

Posted March 9, 2015 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: What a Woman by Judi Fennell

What a Woman Author: Judi Fennell Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B/B- What I’m Talking About: After reading how Mary-Alice Catherine Manley, aka Mac, and her grandmother managed to find perfect matches for the three Manley brothers in the previous books of this enjoyable series, this time around it’s Mac’s turn to discover romance and love. […]

Review: Playing with Fire by K..

Posted March 6, 2015 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Playing with Fire by Kat Black

Playing with Fire Author: Kat Black Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: I admit it, I have literary hang-ups.  Among the worst offenders to me are titles that have little or nothing to do with the story, messy endings, and anything from words to whole phrases that are painfully overused.  Unfortunately, “Playing with […]

Review: Lights, Camera, Cupid!..

Posted March 2, 2015 by B. in Contemporary Romance, LGBTQ, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Lights, Camera, Cupid! Anthology

Lights, Camera, Cupid! Anthology Authors: SE Jakes, Amy Lane, Z.A. Maxfield, Anne Tenino, L.A. Witt Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Revisiting Carter Samuels and Levi Pritchard, the couple whose story kicked off the Bluewater Bay series, was a great way to begin this anthology. In Just Another Day, Carter and Levi discover that, […]

Reviews: The First Kiss + Kiss..

Posted February 17, 2015 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Reviews: The First Kiss + Kiss Me Hello by Grace Burrowes

The First Kiss Kiss Me Hello Author: Grace Burrowes Reviewer: Nima Rating: B and B+ What I’m Talking About: The First Kiss and Kiss Me Hello are the second and third books in the Sweetest Kisses series.  The First Kiss tells the story of two damaged people, concert pianist Vera Waltham and contract attorney James […]

Review: Hero by Samantha Young

Posted February 4, 2015 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Hero by Samantha Young

Hero Author: Samantha Young Reviewer: Nena Rating: B What I’m Talking About: If you are familiar with Samantha Young’s writing, you know her writing tends to flows seamlessly at every turn of the page. Contemporary romance readers will appreciate the story telling in this novel, even though the story seems to follow the popular “independent young […]

Review: More by Lea Griffith

Posted February 3, 2015 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: More by Lea Griffith

More Author: Lea Griffith Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: More opens three years in the past, where readers learn of a passionate love affair between Ruthie Copeland and Tobias (Toby) Edwards. Ruthie has always known a bit of Toby’s hidden desires to master and control sexual situations; he is a Dom, […]