Category: Contemporary Romance

Review: Once Upon a Wedding An..

Posted June 11, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Reviews
Review: Once Upon a Wedding Anthology

Once Upon a Wedding Authors: see below Reviewer: Jen What I’m Talking About: I picked up Once Upon a Wedding primarily to read K.M. Jackson’s title, but also because I LOVE second chance stories. While I didn’t have time to read all of the stories by this review date, I do plan on finishing the […]

Review: Sisters of Summer̵..

Posted June 10, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Sisters of Summer’s End by Lori Foster

Sisters of Summer’s End Author: Lori Foster Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B What I’m Talking About: There’s just something about a small lake town romance to put you in the mood for summer reading, even if the story is set at the end of the summer season for the characters. In keeping with the style of […]

Review: Waiting for Tom Hanks ..

Posted June 6, 2019 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Waiting for Tom Hanks by Kerry Winfrey

Waiting for Tom Hanks Author: Kerry Winfrey Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Before he was castaway on a deserted island, landed a plane on the Hudson River, or came back safely from a failed trip to the moon, Tom Hanks was the king of the romantic comedy. Anyone who loves the rom-coms […]

Review: Ayesha at Last by Uzma..

Posted May 28, 2019 by B. in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Ayesha at Last by Uzma Jalaluddin

Ayesha at Last Author: Uzma Jalaluddin Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Beginning with the highly apt question, “When do you get to be happy?” Ayesha at Last introduces readers to Ayesha Shamsi, a twenty-seven year old Canadian Muslim with the soul of a poet, who has just begun her new life as […]

Review: A Prince on Paper by A..

Posted May 15, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: A Prince on Paper by Alyssa Cole

A Prince on Paper Author: Alyssa Cole Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: After living a caged and sheltered life in the name of her father’s love and concern, Nya longs to spread her wings and escape the shadow of her treasonous father. Yet, her time in NYC left her feeling disappointed. Now […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted May 13, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Birthday Suit by Lauren Blakely

Audiobook review: The Birthday Suit Author:  Lauren Blakely Narrators: Andi Arndt, Sebastian York, January Lavoy, Julia Whelan, R.C. Bray, Shane East, Joe Arden, Erin Mallon, Dion Graham, Savannah Peachwood, Jason Clarke, Robin Miles (Full Cast Style) Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Purchased I listened to a couple of short stories about secondary characters in Birthday […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Feel Good Factor by Lauren Blakely

Audiobook review: The Feel Good Factor Author:  Lauren Blakely Narrators: Erin Mallon & Joe Arden Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Lucky in Love #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Purchased The Feel Good Factoris the second book in the Lucky in Loveseriesby Lauren Blakely, and it picks up where Derek and Perry met in Best Laid Plans, with her pulling him […]

Review: The Bride Test by Hele..

Posted May 6, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Bride Test by Helen Hoang

The Bride Test Author: Helen Hoang Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: As a high-functioning autistic adult, Khai Diep thinks he is incapable of emotion and is content in the routine of his life, but his mother feels it is time for him to find a wife. She travels to Viet Nam where […]

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Posted April 30, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Best Laid Plans by Lauren Blakely

Audiobook review: Best Laid Plans Author:  Lauren Blakely Narrators: Erin Mallon & Joe Arden (Duet style) Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Lucky in Love #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Audible Romance Package (purchased membership) Best Laid Plans is the first book in the Lucky in Love series by Lauren Blakely. I’m a big fan of Blakely’s romances, they are funny […]

Review: Getting Hot with the S..

Posted April 29, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Getting Hot with the Scot by Melonie Johnson

Getting Hot with the Scot Author: Melonie Johnson Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Cassie and her closest friends are finishing up their three-week European vacation, and while she’s been collecting charms for her bracelet, she hasn’t used any of the condoms she packed in hopes of having a hot European affair. That […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Honey Series by Kristen Ashley (Part 2)

Audiobook review: Honey Series Author:  Kristen Ashley Narrators: See individual stories Audio Speed: 1x Series: Honey Series #3, #3.5 Genre: Erotic Romance, Contemporary, BDSM Source: Purchased / Audible Romance Package The Greatest Risk Narrator: Lizbeth Gwynn It’s official I love Kristen Ashley’s Honey series. She writes BDSM with heart.  Stellan and Sixx have known each other for a few years through […]