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Posted August 20, 2019 by Jennifer in Listen Up!, paranormal romance, Rating B, Rating C
Listen Up! # Audiobook Review: The Phoenix Pack Series by Suzanne Wright (Part 1)

Audiobook review: The Phoenix Pack Series Author:  Suzanne Wright Narrator: Jill Redfield Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: The Phoenix Pack series #1, #2, #3 Genre: Paranormal Romance Source: Purchased Note: The narration for all three titles is reviewed at the end of the story reviews. Feral Sins First Impression: Mmmm… Trey is one HOT and broken werewolf alpha. What I liked: […]

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Posted August 20, 2019 by Jen in historical romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Project Duchess by Sabrina Jeffries

Audiobook review: Project Duchess Author: Sabrina Jeffries Narrator: Beverley A. Crick Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Duke Dynasty #1 Genre: Historical Romance Source: Recorded Books (Publisher) The Duke Dynasty is a new historical romance series about a dowager duchess who was married and widowed by three different dukes. She has five grown children – three are dukes themselves. […]

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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 […]

Sultry Listeners: 2019 Final V..

Posted August 19, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Sultry Listener Awards
Sultry Listeners: 2019 Final Voting Contemporary

Welcome to the 2019 Final round of voting for the CONTEMPORARY Sultry Listeners Awards Rules: 1: You can vote once a day 2: You can pick 1 choice 3: The Winner will be announced Sept 6th Week 1 Finals: Voting for the following takes place August 19-25, 2019. Click links to vote for each category. […]

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Posted August 14, 2019 by Jennifer in historical romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Brazen and the Beast by Sarah MacLean

Audiobook Review: Brazen and the Beast Author:  Sarah MacLean Narrator: Justine Eyre Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Bareknuckle Bastards #2 Genre: Historical Romance Source:  Purchased After enjoying the second novel The Bareknuckle Bastards series, Brazen and the Beast I’m officially a fan of Sarah MacLean. I enjoy her voice and the characters she pens. I plan on reading and/or listening […]

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Posted August 13, 2019 by Jennifer in historical romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Wicked and the Wallflower by Sarah MacLean

Audiobook Review: Wicked and the Wallflower Author:  Sarah MacLean Narrator: Justine Eyre Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Bareknuckle Bastards #1 Genre: Historical Romance Source:  Library I’m fairly new to historical romances. I’ve read a few with paranormal elements and believe those are great for bridging the gap between paranormal romance and historical romance. I always thought I wouldn’t enjoy […]

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Posted August 12, 2019 by Jen in historical romance, Listen Up!, Rating A, sci-fi/fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Snowspelled by Stephanie Burgis

Audiobook review: Spellswept and Snowspelled Author: Stephanie Burgis Narrator: Emma Newman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Harwood Spellbook #0.5 & #1 Genre: Paranormal Romance Source: author Note: The audiobook edition of Snowspelled includes the prequel novella, Spellswept. I include reviews for both, below. Spellswept: Spellswept is the prequel to the Harwood Spellbook series. It is shared in […]

Sultry Listeners: 2019 Semi-Fi..

Posted August 12, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Sultry Listener Awards
Sultry Listeners: 2019 Semi-Final Voting Cozy Mystery

Welcome to the 2019 Semi-Final round of voting for the COZY MYSTERY Sultry Listeners Awards Rules: 1: You can vote once a day 2: You can pick 5 choices 3: The Top 5 will proceed to the Finals Week 2 Semi-Finals: Voting for the following takes place August 12-18, 2019. Click links to vote for […]

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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: Standalone 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 a couple […]

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Posted August 8, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Motorhomes, Maps, & Murder by Tonya Kappes

Audiobook review: Motorhomes, Maps, & Murder Author: Tonya Kappes Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Camper & Criminals Cozy Mystery #5 Genre: Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Picking up a few months after previous book and roughly ten months since Mae moved to Kentucky, our story opens with the denizens of Normal preparing for a big […]

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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 31, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, Rating B, sci-fi/fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Affair of the Mysterious Letter by Alexis Hall

The Affair of the Mysterious Letter Author: Alexis Hall Narrator: Nicholas Boulton Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Standalone Source: Penguin Random House Audio The Affair of the Mysterious Letter is a unique and clever retelling of the Sherlock Holmes tales, set in an adventure-filled, wild fantasy world. The story is shared from the first person memoirs of Captain John Wyndham […]

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Posted July 25, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The First Dangle and Other Stories by Kevin Hearne

The First Dangle and Other Stories Author: Kevin Hearne Narrator: Luke Daniels Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Iron Druid Chronicles world Source: Purchased The First Dangle and Other Stories is a collection of previously published shorts and a new novella, “The First Dangle.” All but one story are set in the Iron Druid Chronicles world, some taking place before […]

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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?! […]

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Posted July 18, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, reviews, romance, steampunk
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: In Pursuit of Dragons by Anne Renwick

In Pursuit of Dragons Author:  Anne Renwick Narrator: Anais Inara Chase Audio Speed: 1.3x Series: Elemental Web World #3.5; An Elemental Web Tale Genre: Steampunk Romance Source: Author Three years ago, Natalia emigrated from Russia, fleeing with her dragon to Scotland in hopes to hide from those who wished to continue their experiments on the dragon and possibly […]