Category: Contemporary Romance

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Posted September 26, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Reveal by K. Bromberg

Audiobook Review: Reveal Author:  K. Bromberg Narrator: Jason Clarke, Samantha Brentmoor   Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Wicked Ways #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Brilliance Audio After the way Resist ended on a cliffhanger I had to get my hands on Reveal ASAP. Reveal picks up where Resist left off. The biggest difference between the two installments is the element […]

Review: Wrapped Up in You by J..

Posted September 25, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Wrapped Up in You by Jill Shalvis

Wrapped Up in You Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen & Jennifer Ratings: B-/C+ What I’m Talking About: Ivy has been living in San Francisco for about a year, finally staying in one place and setting down roots. She’s made friends and opened a successful taco truck, but her life is still very solitary and lonely. […]

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Posted September 18, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Satisfaction Guaranteed by Lauren Blakely

Audiobook Review: Satisfaction Guarenteed Author:  Lauren Blakely Narrators: Amanda Ronconi, Shane East, Andi Ardnt, Jason Clarke Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Always Satisfied #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Audible Escape Membership Salone and Malone’s (yeah ain’t that cute) HEA started 7 years ago. They had a magical week together, but once Malone started work at a vet clinic and […]

Review: Tiny House, Big Love b..

Posted September 11, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Tiny House, Big Love by Olivia Dade

Tiny House, Big Love Author: Olivia Dade Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Sebastián has loved Lucy for years, but refuses to go out on a limb and share his feelings, remaining firmly in the best friend zone. Always waiting for Lucy to initiate contact, communication, everything, Sebastián feels safer not allowing his […]

Quickie Review: One Summer Wee..

Posted August 28, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Quickie Review: One Summer Weekend by Shannon Stacey

One Summer Weekend Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Carly and Noah have been best friends their entire lives; never has either looked at the other as anything else. So when Noah needs a date for his new boss’s wedding, he begs Carly to be his pretend girlfriend for the […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Don’t Give Me Butterflies by Tara Sheets

Audiobook review: Don’t Give Me Butterflies Author:  Tara Sheets Narrator: Joell A. Jacob Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Holloway Girls #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance, Magic Source: Tantor Audio Don’t Give Me Butterflies returns readers to Pine Cove Island in the Pacific Northwest where new resident Kat Davenport is trying to find a permanent job and settle into the place she’s decided […]

Review: On the Corner of Love ..

Posted August 21, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: On the Corner of Love and Hate by Nina Bocci

On the Corner of Love and Hate  Author: Nina Bocci Reviewer: Jennifer  Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: After loving Nina Bocci’s debut novel, Roman Crazy (co-authored with Alice Clayton) I knew I would read whatever she wrote next. While I didn’t fall in love with On the Corner of Love and Hate,I did fall in […]

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Posted August 19, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Resist by K. Bromberg

Audiobook Review: Resist Author:  K. Bromberg Narrator: Jason Clarke, Erin Mallon Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Wicked Ways #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Brilliance Audio Resist is my second attempt to enjoy a K. Bromberg novel. Sadly I DNF my first novel, Driven, by the author. (I did watch the movie that Passionflix did base on the book and […]

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Posted August 8, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Never Have I Ever by Lauren Blakely

Audiobook Review: Never Have I Ever Author:  Lauren Blakely Narrators: Amanda Ronconi, Jason Clarke Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Always Satisfied #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Audible Escape Membership I’ve not read many romances with widowers, but the ones I have, have been so touching, especially when they have children.  Zach is a single dad who lost his wife […]

Review: Desire and the Deep Bl..

Posted August 7, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Desire and the Deep Blue Sea by Olivia Dade

Desire and the Deep Blue Sea Author: Olivia Dade Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Callie and her boyfriend broke up just week before they are supposed to be contestants on a reality TV show that would take her to three island resorts. Desperate for a much needed vacation, Callie enlists the help […]

Review: Too Sweet to be Good b..

Posted August 6, 2019 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Too Sweet to be Good by K.M. Jackson

Too Sweet to Be Good Author: K.M. Jackson Reviewer: Nima Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Too Sweet To Be Good is author K.M. Jackson’s second offering in her Sugar Lake series. I welcomed the opportunity to visit the tight little lake community that thrives on southern hospitality and gossip. The “outside world” is slowly […]

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Posted August 1, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Only Ever You by CD Reiss

Only Ever You Author:  CD Reiss Narrators: Andi Arndt and Brian Pallino Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  purchased I’m a big fan of CD Reiss and will jump on anything she writes. She can pen both dark/touching stories and fun/light stories, and they are all sexy. Only Ever You was on the lighter side […]

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Posted July 24, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: My Two Husbands: A Laugh Out Loud Romantic Comedy by Amanda Aksel

My Two Husbands: A Laugh Out Loud Romantic Comedy Author:  Amanda Aksel Narrator: Erin Mallon Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Caffeinated PR Services I was originally drawn to My Two Husbands solely on narrator Erin Mallon, then by the blurb. I mean who would be crazy enough to live with their husband and ex-husband?! […]

Review: All Roads Lead to You ..

Posted July 23, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: All Roads Lead to You by Jennifer Probst

All Roads Lead to You Author: Jennifer Probst Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: All Roads Lead to You features Harper, the youngest of the Bishop siblings. While her sister Ophelia runs the B&B, and Ethan helps where he can with the Inn and farm, Harper works the barns and horses through the rescue […]