Category: reviews

Review: Dancing with the Viper..

Posted April 11, 2019 by Nima in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Dancing with the Viper by Amy Beatty

Dancing with the Viper Author: Amy Beatty Reviewer: Nima Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Dancing with the Viper took me by surprise.  Honestly, from the ambiguous cover art and title, I was expecting something a little campy like Robyn Peterman’s books.  That was reinforced when the book starts with main character Hanna Bradley taking […]

Review: No Country for Old Gno..

Posted April 10, 2019 by Jen in Rating C, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: No Country for Old Gnomes by Delilah S. Dawson and Kevin Hearne

No Country for Old Gnomes Author: Delilah S. Dawson and Kevin Hearne Reviewer: Jen Rating: C What I’m Talking About: No Country for Old Gnomes is the second tale set in the fantastical kingdom of Pell, a land filled with mythical creatures, silly misfortune, and heroic deeds. This time around, gnomes are under attack by […]

Review: Intention by Ava Harri..

Posted April 8, 2019 by Nima in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Intention by Ava Harrison

Intention Author: Ava Harrison Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Madeline Montgomery is one half the love story Intention by Ava Harrison.  Harrison is another new-to-me author and overall I enjoyed this stand alone in her Legacy series. Madeline has a painful secret, one only she and her doctor know the breadth and […]

Review: I Want You Back by Lor..

Posted April 2, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: I Want You Back by Lorelei James

I Want You Back Author: Lorelei James Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Lucy and Jax have a history, including a beautiful daughter they both love. When Jax was a professional hockey player in the NHL, he didn’t spend much time with his daughter and used her as a pawn in his limited […]

Review: The Marriage Mistake T..

Posted April 1, 2019 by Nima in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: The Marriage Mistake Trilogy by Nicole Snow

Accidental Hero Accidental Protector Accidental Romeo Author: Nicole Snow Reviewer: Nima Book Source: Purchased with my own funds What I’m Talking About: This is a set of books that I actually bought off an Amazon FaceBook ad.  No joke.  Can’t believe I did that, but I liked the idea that marriage rather than lust alone […]

Review: The Other Side of Wron..

Posted March 27, 2019 by Nima in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: The Other Side of Wrong by Christi Barth

The Other Side of Wrong Author: Christi Barth Reviewer: Nima Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: The Other Side of Wrong is billed as a stand-alone novella even though it fits into slot #3 in the Bad Decisions series by Christi Barth.  I have not read the books which proceeded this one and am not […]

Review: Gimme Some Sugar by Mo..

Posted March 26, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Gimme Some Sugar by Molly Harper

Gimme Some Sugar Author: Molly Harper Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Recently widowed Lucy Brewer has returned to her hometown of Lake Sackett, Georgia, with her young son. Hoping to open her own bakery/sweet shop, she’s frustrated that her mother-in-law’s influence is keeping away workers and the health inspector. But she finds […]

Review: Highland Crown by May ..

Posted March 25, 2019 by Ang in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Highland Crown by May McGoldrick

Highland Crown Author: May McGoldrick Reviewer: Ang Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Highland Crown is the first in a trilogy by May McGoldrick. It is set in Scotland in the 1820s. I was drawn to the novel for a several reasons; first I have Scottish heritage and know next to nothing about the country. […]

Review: What a Lord Wants by A..

Posted March 20, 2019 by Jen in historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: What a Lord Wants by Anna Harrington

What a Lord Wants Author: Anna Harrington Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: In the prologue we get a brief glimpse of the joyous, unhindered Dominick living in Italy as his alter ego, Domenico, perfecting his craft and falling in love. Fast forward ten years later and Dominick is living in London, now […]

Review: A Few Pecans Short of ..

Posted March 19, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: A Few Pecans Short of a Pie by Molly Harper

A Few Pecans Short of a Pie Author: Molly Harper Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I really enjoyed this follow up to the courtship and romance of Margot and Kyle – the main couple from the first book, Sweet Tea and Sympathy. Told from Margot’s POV, we see how she’s faired since […]

Review: Jacked Cat Jive by Rhy..

Posted March 12, 2019 by B. in LGBTQ, m/m romance, Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Jacked Cat Jive by Rhys Ford

Jacked Cat Jive Author: Rhys Ford Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Regardless of the number of books I’ve read in the interim, I was thrilled to hear that Rhys Ford was releasing another story in the Kai Gracen series. It’s been more than two years since its predecessor, Mad Lizard Mambo, and, […]