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Review: Shadows & Dreams by Alexis Hall

Shadows & Dreams Author: Alexis Hall Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: “Here lies Kate Kane. She achieved something. Beloved daughter. Sorely missed.” After having so much fun with the re-release of Iron & Velvet, I was fairly confident I’d enjoy the second novel in the Kate Kane, Paranormal Investigator just as well. […]

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Posted December 2, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Mystery-Cozy Fiction, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Murder at Royale Court by G.P. Gardner

Murder at Royale Court Author: G.P. Gardner Narrator: Karen White Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Cleo Mack Mystery #2 Genre: Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Murder at Royale Court is the second story in the Cleo Mack Mystery series. I am happy to report it is equally as entertaining as its predecessor. The tale is shared in the […]

Review: One Christmas Eve by S..

Posted November 26, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: One Christmas Eve by Shannon Stacey

One Christmas Eve Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Preston and Zoe start out on the wrong foot when he makes some disapproving remarks about the sexy Halloween display in her bookstore window. Because of emotional damage from her ex, Zoe immediately takes a dislike to Preston, but when he […]

Review: The Princess Plan by J..

Posted November 22, 2019 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Princess Plan by Julia London

The Princess Plan Author: Julia London Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Eliza Tricklebank was once the picture of the demure, polite young lady. But her heart was broken by a cad who spoke of love and marriage while courting and marrying a woman with large purse strings. Now Eliza is content to run […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Spellbound by Allie Therin

Audiobook Review: Spellbound Author: Allie Therin Narrators: Erik Bloomquist Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Magic in Manhattan #1 Genre: Historical Romance, Paranormal/Magic, LGBTQ, Gay Romance Audiobook Source:  Tantor Audio You know the joy when you pick up a new-to-you author/narrator and find a gem? That is the case for me and Spellbound. I was engrossed from beginning to end […]

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Posted November 20, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Romance, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Sweep of the Blade by Ilona Andrews

Audiobook Review: Sweep of the Blade Author: Ilona Andrews Narrators: Natalie Naudus Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Innkeeper Chronicles #4 Genre: Science Fiction Romance Audiobook Source:  Purchased The Innkeeper Chronicles is one of my absolute favorite series, and I always love reading and listening to each of the stories in the series. This was my first time listening but […]

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Posted November 11, 2019 by Jennifer in Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Spellbound by Dannika Dark

audiobook review: Spellbound Author: Dannika Dark Narrator: Nicole Poole Audio Speed: 1x Series: Crossbreed #8 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Publisher (Tantor Audio) Spellbound is a novella in the Crossbreed series and it takes place after the evens in Moonstruck. Gem tries to find a cure for the spell cast on Niko. The plot focuses mostly on Gem […]

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Posted November 7, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Mystery-Cozy Fiction, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Murder at Harbor Village by G.P. Gardner

Murder at Harbor Village Author: G.P. Gardner Narrator: Karen White Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Cleo Mack Mystery #1 Genre: Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Murder at Harbor Village is the first story in the brand new Cleo Mack Mystery series. The story is wonderfully narrated by Karen White. The tale is shared in the first person POV […]

Review: The Bromance Book Club..

Posted November 5, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Bromance Book Club by Lyssa Kay Adams

The Bromance Book Club Author: Lyssa Kay Adams Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- what I’m talking about: After reading the summary of The Bromance Book Club I was curious to see how the story would be told. Changing POVs or all from the hero’s POV. Adams wrote it with changing POVs, not the chapter changing kind […]

Review: Iron and Velvet by Ale..

Posted October 24, 2019 by Jen in LGBTQ, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Iron and Velvet by Alexis Hall

Iron & Velvet Author: Alexis Hall Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: “Here lies Kate Kane. Killed in a foreplay accident. Beloved daughter. Sorely missed.” It’s been years since I first encountered Iron & Velvet, and on this new reading, it quickly became clear that no amount of fond remembrance or wistful intent […]

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Posted October 24, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Romance, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Aurora Blazing by Jessie Mihalik

Audiobook review: Aurora Blazing Author: Jessie Mihalik Narrator: Emily Woo Zeller Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Consortium Rebellion #2 Genre: Sci-Fi Romance Source: Purchased Picking up shortly after the conclusion of the first title in the Consortium Rebellion series, Aurora Blazing gives listeners Bianca von Hasenberg’s story. I already liked Bianca in the first book, but I became immediately intrigued […]

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Posted October 23, 2019 by Jennifer in Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Turn by Kim Harrison

Audiobook Review: The Turn Author: Kim Harrison Narrator: Marguerite Gavin Audio Speed: 1x Series: The Hollows #0.1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Purchased Even though The Turn is a prequel for The Hollows series I would not advise you to start with it. You will be spoiled on so many surprises yet to come in the series. […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review + Giveaway: The Art of Theft by Sherry Thomas

Today we are celebrating the upcoming release of THE HOLLOW OF FEAR by Sherry Thomas. I’ve got my audiobook review, plus the publisher is offering a giveaway of the print edition. Read on and celebrate with us! Audiobook review: The Art of Theft Author:  Sherry Thomas Narrator: Kate Reading Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Lady Sherlock #4 Genre: Historical Mystery […]

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Posted October 10, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: How Rory Thorne Destroyed the Multiverse by K. Eason

Audiobook review: How Rory Thorne Destroyed the Multiverse Author: K. Eason Narrator: Nicole Poole Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Arithmancy and Anarchy, The Thorne Chronicles #1 Genre: Fantasy/Sci-Fi Source: Tantor Audio Rory is the first female child born into the Thorne line in ten generations. Reaching back to the home world customs and traditions, the king and his […]