Category: Rating C

Review: The Matchmaker’s..

Posted February 5, 2019 by Jen in Rating C, Reviews, Romance, Woman's Fiction
Review: The Matchmaker’s List by Sonya Lalli

The Matchmaker’s List Author: Sonya Lalli Reviewer: Jen Rating: B-/C- (see below) What I’m Talking About: I’m just going to come out and say this – while I enjoyed parts of The Matchmaker’s List, I struggled with the review and how to rate the title. I went in expecting a romance and therefore a happily […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted January 30, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating C
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Melt for Him by Lauren Blakely

Audiobook review: Melt for Him Author:  Lauren Blakely Narrators: Joe Arden, Erin Mallon Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Fighting Fire #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Brilliance Audio Melt for Him is the second book in the Fighting Fire series, and I’m sure the two main characters (or at least one of them) was at least mentioned in the first […]

Review: Earl to the Rescue by ..

Posted December 17, 2018 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Earl to the Rescue by Jane Ashford

Earl to the Rescue Author: Jane Ashford Reviewer: Ang Rating: C What I’m Talking About: I wanted to like Earl to the Rescue. The storyline had a ton of potential, but it just never lived up to it. The characters, when they weren’t bland and predictable, were annoying; for example the heroine, Gwendeline constantly refers […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted December 13, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating C, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: How to Break an Undead Heart by Hailey Edwards

Audiobook review: How to Break an Undead Heart Author:  Hailey Edwards Narrator: Rebecca Mitchell Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Beginner’s Guide to Necromancy #3 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Tantor Audio How to Break an Undead Heart is the third book in Hailey Edward’s Beginner’s Guide to Necromancy series. I recently listened to and reviewed the first two titles with mixed feelings […]

Reviews: Darkness Series Novel..

Posted December 10, 2018 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Rating C, Reviews
Reviews: Darkness Series Novellas by Katie Reus

Darkness Series novellas Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jen What I’m Talking About: Sentinel of Darkness (Darkness #8) Dagen and Keva get off to a rocky start when he makes a low-ball offer to purchase her building in which her shop is located. Little does he know that Keva is under the protection and considered a […]

Listen Up! #Audibook Review: H..

Posted November 13, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating C, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audibook Review: How to Claim an Undead Soul by Hailey Edwards

Audiobook review: How to Claim an Undead Soul Author:  Hailey Edwards Narrator: Rebecca Mitchell Audio Speed: 1.25x & 1.5x Series: Beginner’s Guide to Necromancy #2 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Tantor Audio Picking up shortly after the conclusion of the first book, How to Claim an Undead Soul opens with Grier starting her necromancy lessons with Linus. And although she doesn’t […]

Review: How the Earl Entices b..

Posted November 12, 2018 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: How the Earl Entices by Anna Harrington

How the Earl Entices Author: Anna Harrington Reviewer: Jen Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Ross Carlisle, cousin to the original Carlisle men of the first three books in the Capturing the Carlisles series, has found himself in a heap of trouble. He’s uncovered a conspiracy within the British Ambassador’s Parisian office; however, the Ambassador […]

Review: Rogue Souls by Chelsea..

Posted August 16, 2018 by Jen in Rating C, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Rogue Souls by Chelsea Mueller

Rogue Souls Author: Chelsea Muller Reviewer: Jen Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Rogue Souls is the second title in Ms. Muller’s fascinating and original Soul Charmer series. Picking up after the conclusion of the first book, the story follows Callie Delgado as she delves deeper into the mysterious soul magic thrust upon her by […]

JIAM #Audiobook Review: Escape..

Posted June 15, 2018 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, Mystery-Suspense Fiction, Rating C
JIAM #Audiobook Review: Escape Claws by Linda Reilly

Welcome to our feature that focus on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews: Escape Claws Author: Linda Reilly Narrator: Callie Beaulieu Audio Listening Speed: 1.5x Series: Cat Lady Mysteries #1 Genre: Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Having recently enjoyed a few “cozy mysteries” on audio, as read by some of my favorite narrators, I thought I’d […]

Review: Hawkyn by Larissa Ione

Posted May 7, 2018 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Hawkyn by Larissa Ione

Hawkyn Author: Larissa Ione Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Hawkyn is a special earth-bound angel known as a Memitim, and his job is to protect his Primori: humans, who for whatever reason, are destined to make an impact on all humankind. Hawkyn has lived centuries under the strict heavenly rules, waiting for […]

Review: A Gentleman Revealed b..

Posted April 17, 2018 by B. in Gay Romance, Historical Romance, LGBTQ, Rating C, Reviews
Review: A Gentleman Revealed by Cooper Davis

A Gentleman Revealed Author: Cooper Davis Reviewer: B. Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: While A Gentleman Revealed is the beginning of a series, I believe that the narrative would have benefitted greatly if I’d read the original stories that prefaced it. There are private jokes and intricacies which are crucial to the various relationships […]

Review: Blood Veil by Megan Er..

Posted April 9, 2018 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Blood Veil by Megan Erickson

Blood Veil Author: Megan Erickson Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Celia Valerie is the half-human, half-vampire, daughter of the Valarian king, enemy of the Gregorie Clan. But she has no clue who she is or where she came from. Raised in the human world, abandoned by her parents, she made her way […]

Review: Royal Ruin by Jessica ..

Posted February 2, 2018 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Royal Ruin by Jessica Peterson

Royal Ruin Author: Jessica Peterson Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Ten years ago, Emily was an honor student at big economic school in London. Her TA was none other than a prince – and a big one, as in the Queen’s grandson. Kit is enamored with Emily, but stays away because she’s […]