Category: Reviews

Review: Smoke & Ashes by ..

Review: Smoke & Ashes by Alexis Hall

Smoke & Ashes Author: Alexis Hall Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Two years have gone by since the last time everything in Kate Kane’s life went to pieces, and things generally seem to be holding steady at the intersection of denial and persistent wallowing. Subsisting on an impressive intake of sex, booze, […]

Review: Archangel’s Sun ..

Posted November 25, 2020 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Review: Archangel’s Sun by Nalini Singh

Archangel’s Sun Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: In the post-Cascade world, the Archangels find themselves struggling to rebuild their respective territories, and with some of the Cadre recovering or Sleeping, their numbers are spread thin. Titus, Archangel of Africa, inherited northern Africa from Charisemnon and is engaged in efforts […]

Review: Ride the Tide by Julie..

Posted November 19, 2020 by Jennifer in Rating B, Reviews, Romantic Suspense
Review: Ride the Tide by Julie Ann Walker

Ride the Tide Author: Julie Ann Walker Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B What I’m Talking About: With a four-year break in releases in the Deep Six series, I thought I would have trouble getting back into the world and characters, but I worried for nothing. Ride the Tide focuses on the same group of retired Navy […]

Review: If the Boot Fits by Re..

Posted November 9, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: If the Boot Fits by Rebekah Weatherspoon

If the Boot Fits Author: Rebekah Weatherspoon Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Amanda moved to California to take her shot as a writer, but is stuck as a personal assistant to a very demanding Diva. Dru is verbally abusive and uses Amanda for everything. Amanda works hard to keep a few things private […]

Review: Their Christmas Baby C..

Posted November 4, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Their Christmas Baby Contract by Shannon Stacey

Their Christmas Baby Contract Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B/B- What I’m Talking About: Reyna and Brady have been friends since childhood, both growing up in quaint Blackberry Bay, NH. After a horrible hookup four years ago, embarrassment kept them from talking, and they drifted apart. But when Brady helps Reyna escape after a […]

Review: A Princess for Christm..

Posted October 29, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: A Princess for Christmas by Jenny Holiday

A Princess for Christmas Author: Jenny Holiday Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: After giving an impassioned speech to the UN, Royal Highness Marie Joséphine Annagret Elena Princess of Eldovia is running late for a very important meeting and can’t seem to catch a break. Luckily young Gabby sees her and insists that […]

Review: Crazy Stupid Bromance ..

Posted October 26, 2020 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Crazy Stupid Bromance by Lyssa Kay Adams

Crazy Stupid Bromance Author: Lyssa Kay Adams Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B What I’m Talking About: The Bromance Book Club series by Lyssa Kay Adams has been full of funny and steamy romances, and Crazy Stupid Bromance is a great addition. This time around we are dealing with a friends-to-lovers romance between sexy computer geek Noah […]

Review: Return Billionaire to ..

Posted October 21, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Return Billionaire to Sender by Annika Martin

Return Billionaire to Sender Author: Annika Martin Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Noelle’s home is slated to come down as part of billionaire Malcolm Blackberg’s block improvement project. Although several of the residents have tried to talk to Malcolm, he won’t see anyone. So Noelle devises a plan to get into his office, […]

Review: A Princess by Christma..

Posted October 15, 2020 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: A Princess by Christmas by Julia London

A Princess by Christmas Author: Julia London Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: A Princess by Christmas picks up a year or so after the conclusion of the previous book, A Royal Kiss & Tell. Negotiations between Alucia and Wesloria are taking place in London, bringing home Hollis’s sister Eliza, her royal husband, and […]

Review: Simmer Down by Sarah S..

Posted October 12, 2020 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Simmer Down by Sarah Smith

Simmer Down Author: Sarah Smith Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Simmer Down is  Sarah Smith’s second stand-alone novel about two food truck “enemies” to lovers romance. Nikki and Callum both are helping family members with their dream of running food trucks. Nikki works with her mother to help make her late father’s dream […]

Review: The Raven Lady by Shar..

Review: The Raven Lady by Sharon Lynn Fisher

The Raven Lady Author: Sharon Lynn Fisher Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: In describing the series, Fisher says, “The Faery Rehistory weaves Ireland’s ancient mythological races with Victorian-era technology and manners into an Ireland that was never conquered by the British.” So imagine an alternative world where the fairies of Ireland’s folklore […]

Review: Spoiler Alert by Olivi..

Posted October 5, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Spoiler Alert by Olivia Dade

Spoiler Alert Author: Olivia Dade Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Marcus Caster-Rupp is a heartthrob and a lead actor in Gods of the Gates, a Game of Thrones fan-base type show. They’ve just concluded filming the final season and Marcus is highly disappointed because of the subpar scripts. So he gives himself […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted October 1, 2020 by Jennifer in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Ink & Sigil by Kevin Hearne

Audiobook Review: Ink & Sigil by Kevin Hearne After becoming a big fan of the team of Kevin Hearne and Luke Daniels, through listening to the Iron Druid Chronicles, I was excited to get earbuds on Hearne’s new series Ink & Sigil which is also the title for the first book. Ink & Sigil is set within the same […]