Category: Rating B

Review: Personal Geography + I..

Posted February 16, 2015 by Vampbard in Erotic Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Personal Geography + Intimate Geography by Tamsen Parker

Personal Geography Intimate Geography Author: Tamsen Parker Reviewer: VampBard Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Okay, ladies & gentlemen. These are some seriously smokin’ hot books. However, if you *just* pick up book 1, you’re going to kick yourself, or need to one-click as soon as you finish the first title. I read ‘em back-to-back, […]

Review: Deadeye by William C. ..

Posted February 13, 2015 by Una in Rating B, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction, Urban Fantasy
Review: Deadeye by William C. Dietz

Deadeye Author: William C. Dietz Reviewer: Una Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I love finding new and interesting mythologies.  Deadeye is the start of what could be a really awesome series.  This futuristic post-apocalyptic detective drama was gripping and intriguing. First off, the world is really interesting.  It’s our world after a terrorist has […]

Listen Up! Alpha & Omega ..

Posted February 12, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! Alpha & Omega Series, part 1

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook reviews: Alpha & Omega Series Books 0.5-1 After picking up and blazing through the Mercy Thompson series by Patricia Briggs on audiobook, someone encouraged me to listen to the spinoff series, Alpha & Omega. I was more than a little frustrated with the Mercy series […]

Review: Unbound by Sara Humphr..

Posted February 10, 2015 by Gikany-Una in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Unbound by Sara Humphreys

Unbound Author: Sara Humphreys Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: B What We’re Talking About: Unbound is a short and sweet novella in the Amoveo series. Zach, a guardian and lion shifter briefly introduced in Unclaimed, has accepted that he will never find his mate.  Therefore to live life to the fullest, he heads to the […]

Review: Jaguar Pride by Terry ..

Posted February 9, 2015 by B. in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Jaguar Pride by Terry Spear

Jaguar Pride Author: Terry Spear Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Although Melissa Overton has worked with other JAG agents before, she never enjoyed her job quite as much as she has since teaming up with her newest partner, Huntley. Her very capable and attractive partner, that is. It’s a shame that they […]

Listen Up! The Night Huntress ..

Posted February 5, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews
Listen Up! The Night Huntress series

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook reviews: The Night Huntress Series Books 1-3 One thing I love about audiobooks, is the opportunity to finally “read” some of those books that have been on my TRB list for a while now. One such series is The Night Huntress series by Jeaniene […]

Review: Hero by Samantha Young

Posted February 4, 2015 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Hero by Samantha Young

Hero Author: Samantha Young Reviewer: Nena Rating: B What I’m Talking About: If you are familiar with Samantha Young’s writing, you know her writing tends to flows seamlessly at every turn of the page. Contemporary romance readers will appreciate the story telling in this novel, even though the story seems to follow the popular “independent young […]

Review: More by Lea Griffith

Posted February 3, 2015 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: More by Lea Griffith

More Author: Lea Griffith Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: More opens three years in the past, where readers learn of a passionate love affair between Ruthie Copeland and Tobias (Toby) Edwards. Ruthie has always known a bit of Toby’s hidden desires to master and control sexual situations; he is a Dom, […]

Review: Hunter Reborn by Katie..

Posted January 30, 2015 by Gikany-Una in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Hunter Reborn by Katie Reus

Hunter Reborn Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: B- What We’re Talking About: After thoroughly loving the previous novel, Avenger’s Heat, Gikany and Una anxiously awaited Hunter Reborn, hoping to learn more about vampires.  Although we got more than we expected in some ways, we were a little disappointed in others. First, we […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Review: M..

Posted January 29, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! Audiobook Review: Murder of Crows

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Getting used to a narrator Last week I shared by audiobook review of Written in Red, and I gave narrator Alexandra Harris a C+ for her performance. This week, I bring to you my review of the second book in The Others series, Murder […]

Review: Owl and the Japanese C..

Posted January 23, 2015 by Una in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Owl and the Japanese Circus by Kristi Charish

Owl and the Japanese Circus Author: Kristi Charish Reviewer: Una Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: It is always exciting to start a new series and especially one by a new author.  I never know what to expect and that is part of the thrill and adventure of volunteering to read an ARC.  I had […]

Listen Up! Listening Speed + R..

Posted January 22, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! Listening Speed + Review of Written in Red

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Listening Speed When I first began my journey into and eventual love affair with audiobooks, I was a little put off by how slow that first book was for me. It felt like I was being read to, rather than feeling immersed in the story. […]

Listen Up! The Grendel Affair ..

Posted January 15, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! The Grendel Affair by Lisa Shearin

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Grendel Affair Author: Lisa Shearin Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1x Series: SPI Files #1 Makenna Fraser is a newbie at SPI New York and the only seer in the U.S. Although she is human, she has the ability to see […]

Review: Blood Assassin by Alex..

Posted January 14, 2015 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Blood Assassin by Alexandra Ivy

Blood Assassin Author: Alexandra Ivy Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Fane and Serra have known each other for decades, and he has always used his job as an excuse to keep his distance from her advances. As a Sentinel, Fane spent the past decade as a Guardian to Callie Brown, so […]

Review: Dreamer’s Daught..

Posted January 13, 2015 by B. in Rating B, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Dreamer’s Daughter by Lynn Kurland

Dreamer’s Daughter Author: Lynn Kurland Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Dreamer’s Daughter is the last novel in the third of three interconnected trilogies, and completes the epic quest of Aisling of Bruadair and Rùnach of Ceangail. But, of all the challenges they’ve faced so far, none may be so great as Aisling’s […]