Category: Rating B

Review: The Beholder by Ivan A..

Posted April 7, 2015 by Una in Rating B, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: The Beholder by Ivan Amberlake

The Beholder Author: Ivan Amberlake Reviewer: Una Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: The first in a new self-titled series, The Beholder is an interesting mix of action and drama set in an alternate world.  I found the mythology fascinating, though a bit confusing, and the plight of the hero gripping, though I felt an […]

Review: A Curse Unbroken by Ce..

Posted April 3, 2015 by Gikany-Una in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: A Curse Unbroken by Cecy Robson

A Curse Unbroken Author: Cecy Robson Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: B What We’re Talking About: For fans of the Weird Girls series, fear not. A Curse Unbroken is not the final novel in the series. It is only the last book from Celia’s point of view, “for now”. This novel nicely wraps up Celia’s […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Review: T..

Posted April 2, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! Audiobook Review: The Dragon Conspiracy by Lisa Shearin

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Dragon Conspiracy Author: Lisa Shearin Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1x Series: SPI #2 Source: Audible/purchased We join SPI “still a newbie” agent and local seer Makenna Fraser, along with partner Ian Byrne and a handful of other agents, as they attend a swank […]

Review: Love After All by Jaci..

Posted March 30, 2015 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Love After All by Jaci Burton

Love After All Author: Jaci Burton Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I’m not exactly sure how to review Love After All, book 4 in the Hope Series.  It is a very predictable narrative because there’s virtually no plot.  Parts of it are even cliché for the regular romance reader. There is a […]

Review: What a Woman by Judi F..

Posted March 9, 2015 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: What a Woman by Judi Fennell

What a Woman Author: Judi Fennell Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B/B- What I’m Talking About: After reading how Mary-Alice Catherine Manley, aka Mac, and her grandmother managed to find perfect matches for the three Manley brothers in the previous books of this enjoyable series, this time around it’s Mac’s turn to discover romance and love. […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Review: V..

Posted March 5, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! Audiobook Review: Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop Author: Anne Bishop Narrator: Alexandra Harris Audio Speed: 1x Series: The Others #3 Source: Penguin Audio Vision in Silver is the third book in and continuation of the Others series by Anne Bishop. The books outline with great detail an alternate world […]

Review: Lights, Camera, Cupid!..

Posted March 2, 2015 by B. in Contemporary Romance, LGBTQ, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Lights, Camera, Cupid! Anthology

Lights, Camera, Cupid! Anthology Authors: SE Jakes, Amy Lane, Z.A. Maxfield, Anne Tenino, L.A. Witt Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Revisiting Carter Samuels and Levi Pritchard, the couple whose story kicked off the Bluewater Bay series, was a great way to begin this anthology. In Just Another Day, Carter and Levi discover that, […]

Review: One Kiss More by Mandy..

Posted February 24, 2015 by Jen in Military or Suspense Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: One Kiss More by Mandy Baxter

One Kiss More Author: Mandy Baxter Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Landon McCabe is a U.S. Marshal who enjoys excitement, risks, and adrenaline. He’s not particularly happy with his latest assignment, babysitting Emma Ruiz, the socialite daughter of federal Judge Javier Ruiz who was arrested and put into custody of government […]

Reviews: The First Kiss + Kiss..

Posted February 17, 2015 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Reviews: The First Kiss + Kiss Me Hello by Grace Burrowes

The First Kiss Kiss Me Hello Author: Grace Burrowes Reviewer: Nima Rating: B and B+ What I’m Talking About: The First Kiss and Kiss Me Hello are the second and third books in the Sweetest Kisses series.  The First Kiss tells the story of two damaged people, concert pianist Vera Waltham and contract attorney James […]

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 […]