Category: Historical Romance

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Posted June 9, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Undercover Duke by Sabrina Jeffries

Audiobook review: Undercover Duke by Sabrina Jeffries The Duke Dynasty series is an entertaining historical romance series featuring a dowager duchess who was married and widowed by three different dukes. She has five grown children – three are dukes themselves. Undercover Duke, the fourth (and final?) full-length tale, features youngest duke Sheridan and Vanessa, cousin to […]

Review: How to Survive a Scand..

Posted June 4, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: How to Survive a Scandal by Samara Parish

How to Survive a Scandal Author: Samara Parish Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Benedict finds Lady Amelia freezing and nearly dead, abandoned in her carriage. So he rescues her and takes her to his barn where he tries to warm her up and save her. However, when her father and fiancé, the […]

Review: Highland Warrior by He..

Posted April 22, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Highland Warrior by Heather McCollum

Highland Warrior Author: Heather McCollum Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Joshua Sinclair is the Horseman of War. As a mercenary for hire, he’s been on Orkney Island working for Lord Robert Stuart, training his men. But now it’s time to leave, and it’s none too soon for Joshua, who despises Lord Robert […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Wonderstruck by Allie Therin

Audiobook review: Wonderstruck by Allie Therin Kicking off only a few weeks after the conclusion of Starcrossed, Wonderstruck opens with Arthur, Jade, and Zhang following leads on ways to destroy the magical pomander. Arthur misses Rory terribly and is very worried about his safety now that the Baron knows he’s alive. Meanwhile, Rory is back home with […]

Review: A Lady’s Formula..

Posted March 5, 2021 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: A Lady’s Formula for Love by Elizabeth Everett

A Lady’s Formula for Love Author: Elizabeth Everett Reviewer: Ang Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: A Lady’s Formula for Love is overall fiercely modern, engaging, and wonderfully witty. Not unlike Bridgerton in the romance and self discovery areas of the story, it was fun to read about women skirting the ton, busying themselves with things they […]

Review: An Unexpected Earl by ..

Posted February 17, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: An Unexpected Earl by Anna Harrington

An Unexpected Earl Author: Anna Harrington Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I’ve been a fan of Ms. Harrington’s historical romances for a few years now and have been looking forward to reading An Unexpected Earl since finishing the first book in the Lords of the Armory series a year ago. The story picks […]

Review: Wild Rain by Beverly J..

Posted February 8, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Wild Rain by Beverly Jenkins

Wild Rain Author: Beverly Jenkins Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Paradise, Wyoming, isn’t like the cities back East. The mostly White residents live in harmony with the few Blacks and other non-White residents, including rancher Spring Lee and her brother, Colton Lee, the town doctor. Spring is an independent woman, owning and […]

Review: When a Rogue Meets His..

Posted December 21, 2020 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: When a Rogue Meets His Match by Elizabeth Hoyt

When a Rogue Meets His Match Author: Elizabeth Hoyt Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: When the Greycourt children lost their parents years ago, they were left in the care of their horrid uncle, Augustus Greycourt, Duke of Windermere, who himself is childless. Messalina Greycourt plans for the day when she and her […]

Review: A Princess by Christma..

Posted October 15, 2020 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: A Princess by Christmas by Julia London

A Princess by Christmas Author: Julia London Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: A Princess by Christmas picks up a year or so after the conclusion of the previous book, A Royal Kiss & Tell. Negotiations between Alucia and Wesloria are taking place in London, bringing home Hollis’s sister Eliza, her royal husband, and […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Starcrossed by Allie Therin

Audiobook review: Starcrossed by Allie Therin Starcrossed opens where the previous book, Spellbound, left off. Rory and Arthur are at Arthur’s brother (Harry)’s home. Mrs. Brodigan and Rory are there to authenticate some of Harry’s collection, while they keep their paranormal friends safe on Harry’s land. Meanwhile back in Manhattan, Zhang and Jade are investigating Mansfield’s […]

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Posted September 21, 2020 by Jen in Historical Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Who Wants to Marry a Duke by Sabrina Jeffries

Audiobook review: Who Wants to Marry a Duke by Sabrina Jeffries Who Wants to Marry a Duke is the third full-length tale in the entertaining Duke Dynasty series. This time around, the story focuses on middle duke, Marlowe Drake, aka Thorn. He is twin to Gwyn (heroine of the previous book) and son of his mother’s […]

Review: How to Catch a Sinful ..

Posted September 3, 2020 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: How to Catch a Sinful Marquess by Amy Rose Bennett

How to Catch a Sinful Marquess Author: Amy Rose Bennett Reviewer: Ang Rating: C What I’m Talking About: How to Catch a Sinful Marquess is a regency retelling of Beauty and the Beast, and it has all the proper elements for a regency retelling: a maiden needing to escape a horrible arranged marriage and a “beast” […]

Review: Daring and the Duke by..

Posted July 13, 2020 by Jennifer in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Daring and the Duke by Sarah MacLean

Daring and the Duke Author: Sarah MacLean Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Daring the Duke is the third book in The Barenknuckle Bastards series by Sarah MacLean and it follows the story of the other half of the quartet of adults who were once pitted against each other as children by an evil man who sired […]

Review: When You Wish Upon a R..

Posted June 8, 2020 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: When You Wish Upon a Rogue by Anna Bennett

When You Wish Upon a Rogue Author: Anna Bennett Reviewer: Ang Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: When You Wish Upon a Rogue is a sweet without being sappy and addresses the topics of grief, loss, independence, and loyalty without getting preachy or too self-righteous. Sophie is a strong heroine who has been trained her […]

Review: He’s Come Undone..

Review: He’s Come Undone Anthology

He’s Come Undone Anthology Authors: Emma Barry, Olivia Dade, Adriana Herrera, Ruby Lang, Cat Sebastian Reviewer: Jen Rating: A-/B+ What I’m Talking About: He’s Come Undone is a wonderful anthology with five unique romances. Here are my thoughts on each (book blurbs are listed below the review). “Appassionata” by Emma Barry Brennan is an expert piano […]