Category: Rating A

Review: The Theory of Attracti..

Review: The Theory of Attraction by Delphine Dryden

The Theory of Attraction Author: Delphine Dryden Reviewer: Sophia Rose Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Recently, brainy romances with STEM characters has been all the rage, but lo and behold, Delphine Dryden was writing about rocket scientists and gaming geeks, anthropologists and university settings long before. And, with a kinky twist at that. The […]

2024 #Read-Along #Audiobook Re..

Posted June 24, 2024 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
2024 #Read-Along #Audiobook Review: White Trash Zombie Unchained by Diana Rowland

Audiobook review: White Trash Zombie Unchained by Diana Rowland White Trash Zombie Unchained is the sixth and final book in the delightfully entertaining White Trash Zombie series. If you haven’t read this series, do not start here. This urban fantasy tale builds upon the events from each previous book.  Picking up a couple weeks after […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted June 17, 2024 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Winter Lost by Patricia Briggs

Audiobook review: Winter Lost by Patricia Briggs Mercy was changed by the Soul Taker; it damaged her magic and soul, and even after Z destroyed the artifact, she is not healed. This is a central and important piece to the plot of Winter Lost, which finds Mercy and Adam heading through the winter storm-of-the-century into the […]

Review: Jane Austen’s Li..

Posted June 13, 2024 by Sophia Rose in Non-Fiction, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Jane Austen’s Little Book of Wisdom

Jane Austen’s Little Book of Wisdom Author: Jane Austen, compiled by Andrea Kirk Assaf Reviewer: Sophia Rose Rating: A What I’m Talking About: “Expect a most agreeable letter, for not being overburdened with subject (having nothing at all to say), I shall have no check to my genius from beginning to end.” Excerpt from personal […]

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Posted May 8, 2024 by Jen in Historical Romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Earls Trip by Jenny Holiday

Audiobook review: Earls Trip by Jenny Holiday Archie and his friends, Effie and Simon, take an annual trip for a fortnight every September. It’s a chance to reconnect and unwind. Their friendship transcends titles and backgrounds because the men are open and honest with themselves and each other. The author opens Earls Trip with a […]

Review: Six Moons, Seven Gods ..

Posted May 6, 2024 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Six Moons, Seven Gods by Robert A. Walker

Six Moons, Seven Gods Author: Robert A. Walker Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Six Moons, Seven Gods is a delightful tale filled with intrigue, adventure, and humor. Initially reminiscent of Pratchett’s Discworld, the author creates a fantasy world filled with knights and guards, benevolent kings and violent villains, fair maidens and brutish […]

2024 #Read-Along #Audiobook Re..

Posted April 18, 2024 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
2024 #Read-Along #Audiobook Review: How the White Trash Zombie Got Her Groove Back by Diana Rowland

Audiobook review: How the White Trash Zombie Got Her Groove Back by Diana Rowland Picking up a couple months after the conclusion of the previous title, our story finds Angel living a somewhat normal life, for a zombie that is. She’s loving her job at the morgue, she’s taking martial arts classes, she’s passed her […]

Review: The House on Biscayne ..

Posted April 11, 2024 by Sophia Rose in Historical Fiction, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The House on Biscayne Bay by Chanel Cleeton

The House on Biscayne Bay Author: Chanel Cleeton Reviewer: Sophia Rose Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Foreboding and tragic, a fabulous house by the sea has a history from its first moments. Many claim Marbrisa is cursed when deaths and accidents plague those who come to this ominous place of seeming paradise.  Chanel Cleeton […]

Review: Meadow Falls by Caroly..

Posted March 28, 2024 by Sophia Rose in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Meadow Falls by Carolyn Brown

Meadow Falls Author: Carolyn Brown Reviewer: Sophia Rose Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: After the death of her last living relative, a woman in her mid-thirties realizes for the first time that she is free of her father’s stifling expectations and is free to be herself.  What will she do with her life now? […]

Review: Holidays With Jane: Wi..

Posted March 13, 2024 by Sophia Rose in Contemporary Romance, Rating A
Review: Holidays With Jane: Will You Be Mine Anothology

Holidays With Jane: Will You Be Mine? Authors: Rebecca Fleming, Jennifer Becton, Jessica Gray, Nancy Kelley, Melissa Buell, Claudia Grey Reviewer: Sophia Rose Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Romance with a capital ‘R’ can be found in these sweeter-than-Valentine-candy contemporary Jane Austen retellings.  This is my fourth visit to the Holidays With Jane series, […]

Review: At First Spite by Oliv..

Posted March 6, 2024 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: At First Spite by Olivia Dade

At First Spite Author: Olivia Dade Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Athena and Johnny are engaged to be married, despite the objections of Johnny’s older brother, Matthew. Athena quits her job and sells her condo in preparation of moving to Harlot’s Bay once they are married. She even buys Johnny the Spite […]