Category: Rating B

Review: Play for Keeps by Magg..

Posted April 3, 2018 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Play for Keeps by Maggie Wells

Play for Keeps Author: Maggie Wells Reviewer: Nima Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Play for Keeps, the second book in the Love Games series by Maggie Wells is good, but I did not like it as much as the first book, Love Game, because the relationship between public relations genius Millie Jenkins and basketball […]

Review: Dearest Ivie by J.R. W..

Posted March 29, 2018 by Una in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Dearest Ivie by J.R. Ward

Dearest Ivie Author: J.R. Ward Reviewer: Una Rating: A-/B+ What I’m Talking About: Dearest Ivie is a novella in the world of Black Dagger Brotherhood (BDB).  I enjoyed this short story of romance that alludes to a previous novel but instead of following the heartbreaking ending, this one is happy and hopeful. I really enjoyed […]

Review: Can’t Stand the ..

Posted March 26, 2018 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Can’t Stand the Heat by Peggy Jaeger

Can’t Stand the Heat Author: Peggy Jaeger Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Stacy has successfully produced three cooking shows for the EBS network and is known for being able to get the job done. She recently pitched a new idea for her own show, one her boss is interested in, and tells […]

Review: Guardian of Darkness b..

Posted March 19, 2018 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Guardian of Darkness by Katie Reus

Guardian of Darkness Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Vega is the half-werewolf, half-vampire daughter of two very powerful supernaturals and has long been the darling of her father’s pack. When we met Vega in the first Darkness book, she was a teenager, and although we didn’t see most of […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted March 8, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Burn Bright by Patricia Briggs

Welcome to our feature that focus on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dead Heat by Patricia Briggs Author: Patricia Briggs Narrator: Holter Graham Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Alpha and Omega #5; Mercy Thompson World #15 Source: Penguin Random House Audio With Bran away, Charles is charged with looking after his pack. Danger strikes close to home, endangering the Wildlings, […]

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: Bad Bachelor by Stefan..

Posted March 5, 2018 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Bad Bachelor by Stefanie London

Bad Bachelor Author: Stefanie London Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I liked Bad Bachelor by Stefanie London much more than I expected to.  Reformed bad boys are a popular, possibly overdone, trope in contemporary romance and it takes skill to do it well.  The difference for me was that I genuinely liked […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted March 1, 2018 by Una in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Tombyards & Butterflies by Orlando A. Sanchez

Welcome to our feature that focus on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews: Montague & Strong Case Files Tombyards & Butterflies Author:  Orlando A. Sanchez Narrator:  Kevin T. Collins Audio Listening Speed: 1.25x Series: Montague & Strong Case Files #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy/Detective Source: Tantor Audio Tombyards and Butterflies is a well-balanced mixture of humor and […]

Review: Maybe This Time by Nic..

Posted February 26, 2018 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Maybe This Time by Nicole McLaughlin

Maybe This Time Author: Nicole McLaughlin Reviewer: Nima Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Teenagers, almost all of them, go to high school.  It’s unfortunate that Twilight has ruined high school as a setting for too many authors. I confess, when I was introduced to teenage Jen MacKenzie and TJ Laughlin and the two had […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Murder’s a Witch by Danielle Garrett

Welcome to our feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Murder’s a Witch Author: Danielle Garrett Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Beechwood Harbor Magic Mysteries #1 Genre: Paranormal Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Holly, a powerful witch, has been tossed from the Haven, a secret system of living for paranormals. She’s been placed in a […]

Review: The Instigator by Step..

Posted February 20, 2018 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Instigator by Stephanie Julian

The Instigator Author: Stephanie Julian Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Derek “The Instigator” Flaherty loves playing hockey and enjoys his current team, the Redtails. His dream is to play in the NHL, so he works hard and is well respected. And his teammates all love him, even though they don’t necessarily see […]

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 […]