Category: historical romance

Review: How the Earl Entices b..

Posted November 12, 2018 by Jen in historical romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: How the Earl Entices by Anna Harrington

How the Earl Entices Author: Anna Harrington Reviewer: Jen Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Ross Carlisle, cousin to the original Carlisle men of the first three books in the Capturing the Carlisles series, has found himself in a heap of trouble. He’s uncovered a conspiracy within the British Ambassador’s Parisian office; however, the Ambassador […]

Review: First Earl I See Tonig..

Posted November 6, 2018 by Ang in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: First Earl I See Tonight by Anna Bennett

First Earl I See Tonight Author: Anna Bennett Reviewer: Ang Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I found First Earl I see Tonight to be a lovely diversion on a rainy, cold Saturday. The characters are fun and multi-dimensional, and the settings are well written and easily pictured.  Fiona is strong, sweet, smart and fiercely […]

Review: Seduced by a Scot by J..

Posted October 18, 2018 by Jen in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Seduced by a Scot by Julia London

Seduced by a Scot Author: Julia London Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Seduced by a Scot is the sixth title in Ms. London’s entertaining Highland Grooms series. Although there is mention of previous characters and activities, the story is very much a standalone romance and enjoyable by its own rights. Readers briefly […]

Review: Brave New Earl by Jane..

Posted August 8, 2018 by Ang in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Brave New Earl by Jane Ashford

Brave New Earl Author: Jane Ashford Reviewer: Ang Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Jane Ashford writes a lovely story full of charm and wit about how two broken people are able to help each other heal. Benjamin is a widow with a young son unable to find healing after the death of his wife. […]

Review: Highland Betrayal by A..

Posted August 7, 2018 by Nima in historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Highland Betrayal by Alyson McLayne

Highland Betrayal Author: Alyson McLayne Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: I enjoyed Highland Betrayal every bit as much as McLayne’s last book in the series, Highland Conquest.  This is the third book of five in the Sons of Gregor MacLeod series following the five boys fostered by Gregor MacLeod and raised as […]

Review: Tempting the Laird by ..

Posted July 6, 2018 by Jen in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Tempting the Laird by Julia London

Tempting the Laird Author: Julia London Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Catriona (Cat) Mackenzie lives her live on her own terms and does not care what polite society thinks. She, along with her Aunt Zelda, runs a shelter for less fortunate woman: those that society turned its back to. However, when Zelda […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Dawn’s Promise by A.W. Exley

Welcome to my feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to…   Audiobook Review: Dawn’s Promise Author: A.W. Exley Narrator: Mary Sarah Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Silent Wings #1 Genre: Historical Romance, Fantasy Audiobook Source: Tantor Audio Dawn Uxbridge was born with a fragile heart and not expected to make it past her teen years. Now in her twenties, […]

Review: A Gentleman Revealed b..

Posted April 17, 2018 by B. in historical romance, LGBTQ, m/m romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: A Gentleman Revealed by Cooper Davis

A Gentleman Revealed Author: Cooper Davis Reviewer: B. Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: While A Gentleman Revealed is the beginning of a series, I believe that the narrative would have benefitted greatly if I’d read the original stories that prefaced it. There are private jokes and intricacies which are crucial to the various relationships […]

Review: Marry in Scandal by An..

Posted April 10, 2018 by Ang in historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Marry in Scandal by Anne Gracie

Marry in Scandal Author: Anne Gracie Reviewer: Ang Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Marry In Scandal is the second title in the Marriage of Convenience series, but it can picked up and read by itself without any issues. If you are familiar with the series, you will enjoy visiting with characters you’ve come to […]

Review: As the Devil Dares by ..

Posted March 5, 2018 by Jen in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: As the Devil Dares by Anna Harrington

As the Devil Dares Author: Anna Harrington Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: In an effort to seek the approval of his deceased father, Robert has spent the past two years planning for the chance to be part of Winslow Shipping and Henry Winslow’s partner. The catch: Robert must find a husband for […]

Review: Highland Conquest by A..

Posted February 19, 2018 by Nima in historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Highland Conquest by Alyson McLayne

Highland Conquest Author: Alyson McLayne Reviewer: Nima Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I haven’t read a historical romance in a while so I didn’t go in over-saturated with the genre.  Highland Conquest (originally titled Highland Bride) was a fun read. In fact, it makes me sad I missed the first one in the Sons […]

Review: Devil in Tartan by Jul..

Posted February 14, 2018 by Jen in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Devil in Tartan by Julia London

Devil in Tartan Author: Julia London Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Aulay Mackenzie has only ever felt himself when at sea. In an effort to save his family’s shipping business, Aulay decides to make his first commissioned trip, taking on cargo for another, despite his family’s concerns over the risk. Barely away […]

Review: Once Upon a Christmas ..

Posted December 11, 2017 by Jen in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Once Upon a Christmas Eve by Elizabeth Hoyt

Once Upon a Christmas Eve Author: Elizabeth Hoyt Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Adam Rutledge, Viscount d’Arque, loves his grandmother and will do anything to please her, including traveling in a snow storm just before Christmas. When their carriage is damaged, the pair finds refuge in the home of Godric St. John, […]