Category: Rating C

Review: The Last Gentleman Sta..

Posted September 27, 2017 by Ang in historical romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: The Last Gentleman Standing by Jane Ashford

The Last Gentleman Standing Author: Jane Ashford Reviewer: Ang Rating: C What I’m Talking About: My understanding is the The Last Gentleman Standing is a re-release that was originally published some 25 years ago. This helped me understand the book so much better. The characters are fun and witty, but the character development isn’t as […]

Review: Tripped Out by Lorelei..

Posted September 13, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Tripped Out by Lorelei James

Tripped Out Author: Lorelei James Reviewer: Jen Rating: C- What I’m Talking About: After leaving her well-paying corporate job, Stirling Gradsky took a chance and went into business with her brother. Now they own and operate High Society, a medicinal and recreational marijuana facility. Liam Argent has dedicated his life to understanding the chemical properties […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted August 31, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating C
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: All or Nothing at All by Jennifer Probst

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: All or Nothing at All Author: Jennifer Probst Narrators: Madeleine Maby and Sebastian York Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Billionaire Builders #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Simon & Schuster Audio Sydney Greene never stopped loving Tristan Pierce, even when he left their hometown to pursue his dreams in Manhattan. […]

Review: Three Player Game by J..

Posted August 30, 2017 by B. in contemporary romance, LGBTQ, Rating C, reviews
Review: Three Player Game by Jaime Samms

Three Player Game Author: Jaime Samms Reviewer: B. Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: While I generally like the Bluewater Bay series, and even though I found the previous story that revolved around these characters (How the Cookie Crumbles, Bluewater Bay #12) to be sweet as well as charming, I was considerably more conflicted about Three […]

Review: SEAL Wolf Undercover b..

Posted August 7, 2017 by B. in paranormal romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: SEAL Wolf Undercover by Terry Spear

SEAL Wolf Undercover Author: Terry Spear Reviewer: B. Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: I was very excited when I first learned that Ms. Spear would be intertwining the worlds of her wolf and jaguar shifter stories. Having read so many of both series, combining the two seemed like the perfect next step. And even […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted June 22, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating C, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Owl and the Japanese Circus by Kristi Charish

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… The Adventures of Owl series Book: Owl and the Japanese Circus Author: Kristi Charish Narrator: Christy Romano Audio Speed: 1.25x and 1.5x Series: The Adventures of Owl #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Purchased Audiobook review: Owl and the Japanese Circus Owl (former archeology student Alix), is a well-paid antiquities thief. […]

Review: The Highland Duke by A..

Posted June 21, 2017 by Jen in historical romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: The Highland Duke by Amy Jarecki

The Highland Duke Author: Amy Jarecki Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: The book opens with healer Akira finding the badly injured Geordie on the battlefield. Unwilling to provide his name because he’s a Duke who just rode against Queen Anne’s army, Geordie is smitten with the wisp-of-a-girl who is like an angel. […]

Review: Toughest Cowboy in Tex..

Posted June 6, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Toughest Cowboy in Texas by Carolyn Brown

Toughest Cowboy in Texas Author: Carolyn Brown Reviewer: Jen Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Lila Harris and Brody Dawson were teenagers in love, albeit quietly and secretly. But the night he stood her up and she left town was then end of their romance and friendship. Twelve years later, Lila returns to Happy, Texas, […]

Review: To Me I Wed by K.M. Ja..

Posted April 26, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: To Me I Wed by K.M. Jackson

To Me I Wed Author: K.M. Jackson Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Two peas in a pod are Lily Perry and Vincent Caro. Both struggling small-business owners who are happy with their relationship-free lifestyles. Lily is a successful event planner who has pulled off amazing parties for her several sisters, living up […]

Review: Hard-Hearted Highlande..

Posted April 24, 2017 by Jen in historical romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Hard-Hearted Highlander by Julia London

Hard-Hearted Highlander Author: Julia London Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Rabbie Mackenzie longs for the days before the Scots and English were at war, a time before his beloved was murdered and worse. Nearly suicidal: he doesn’t want to live, but doesn’t have the courage to die. Set to fulfill a family […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted March 30, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating C, romance, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Into the Fire by Jeaniene Frost

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Night Prince Series Author: Jeaniene Frost Narrator: Tavia Gilbert Audio Speed: 1.25x and 2x Series: Night Prince #4 (Night Huntress Universe #13) Genre: Urban Fantasy, romance Source: HarperAudio NOTE: This review may contain spoilers from the previous books in the series. It’s been a while since I’ve […]

Review: Royally Roma by Teri W..

Posted March 29, 2017 by Ang in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Royally Roma by Teri Wilson

Royally Roma Author: Teri Wilson Reviewer: Ang Rating: C What I’m Talking About: I was super excited to read Royally Roma. It’s advertised as a retelling of the classic romance Roman Holiday – a movie I ADORE!!!!!  It’s clear the author loves Audrey Hepburn as much as I do and that she has a major crush […]

Review: Her True Match by Paig..

Posted March 15, 2017 by Una in paranormal romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Her True Match by Paige Tyler

Her True Match Author: Paige Tyler Reviewer: Una Rating: C  What I’m Talking About: After Her Rogue Alpha, I wasn’t sure what to expect in the next X-Ops novel.  This review has been tough to write.  I wasn’t sure how to articulate my feelings on it.  Though I eagerly wanted to see the story of […]