Category: Reviews

Review: A Song for a New Day b..

Posted September 9, 2019 by B. in Rating B, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: A Song for a New Day by Sarah Pinsker

Song For A New Day Author: Sarah Pinsker Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I don’t get to read many new-to-me authors these days, but I really enjoyed Song for a New Day, by Sarah Pinsker. The cover alone was enough for me to say, “Yes, please!” Though it easily fits under the […]

Review: The Duke is But a Drea..

Posted August 29, 2019 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Duke is But a Dream by Anna Bennett

The Duke is But a Dream Author: Anna Bennett Reviewer: Ang Rating: A What I’m Talking About: The Duke is But a Dream is a charming tale about expectations, forgiveness, remaining true to oneself, and learning to love despite the messiness of it. Honestly I think the best way to summarize the book is with […]

Quickie Review: One Summer Wee..

Posted August 28, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Quickie Review: One Summer Weekend by Shannon Stacey

One Summer Weekend Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Carly and Noah have been best friends their entire lives; never has either looked at the other as anything else. So when Noah needs a date for his new boss’s wedding, he begs Carly to be his pretend girlfriend for the […]

Review: Camazotz Curse by Jenn..

Posted August 27, 2019 by Nima in Paranormal YA, Rating A, Reviews, YA Literature
Review: Camazotz Curse by Jennifer Foxcroft

Camazotz Curse Author: Jennifer Foxcroft Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: It’s here! the finale to the Camazotz Trilogy. It did not disappoint. Picking up where Sanguine Moon left off, Camazotz Curse pulls all the loose threads and themes from the previous two books together into a dramatic climax.  It reaches a very […]

Review: Sapphire Flames by Ilo..

Posted August 22, 2019 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Review: Sapphire Flames by Ilona Andrews

Sapphire Flames Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Jumping forward three years from the conclusion of the previous books, Sapphire Flames opens with Catalina turning twenty-one and House Baylor less than a week away from the end of their grace period as a new house. Sapphire Flames is the first […]

Review: On the Corner of Love ..

Posted August 21, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: On the Corner of Love and Hate by Nina Bocci

On the Corner of Love and Hate  Author: Nina Bocci Reviewer: Jennifer  Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: After loving Nina Bocci’s debut novel, Roman Crazy (co-authored with Alice Clayton) I knew I would read whatever she wrote next. While I didn’t fall in love with On the Corner of Love and Hate,I did fall in […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted August 8, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Never Have I Ever by Lauren Blakely

Audiobook Review: Never Have I Ever Author:  Lauren Blakely Narrators: Amanda Ronconi, Jason Clarke Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Audible Escape Membership I’ve not read many romances with widowers, but the ones I have, have been so touching, especially when they have children.  Zach is a single dad who lost his wife a couple […]

Review: Desire and the Deep Bl..

Posted August 7, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Desire and the Deep Blue Sea by Olivia Dade

Desire and the Deep Blue Sea Author: Olivia Dade Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Callie and her boyfriend broke up just week before they are supposed to be contestants on a reality TV show that would take her to three island resorts. Desperate for a much needed vacation, Callie enlists the help […]

Review: Too Sweet to be Good b..

Posted August 6, 2019 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Too Sweet to be Good by K.M. Jackson

Too Sweet to Be Good Author: K.M. Jackson Reviewer: Nima Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Too Sweet To Be Good is author K.M. Jackson’s second offering in her Sugar Lake series. I welcomed the opportunity to visit the tight little lake community that thrives on southern hospitality and gossip. The “outside world” is slowly […]

Review: Empire of Grass by Tad..

Posted July 29, 2019 by Nima in Rating A, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Empire of Grass by Tad Williams

Empire of Grass Author: Tad Williams Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Empire of Grass, book two in The Last King of Osten Ard series, begins right where book one, The Witchwood Crown, left off.  Multiple storylines have been put in motion and Empire of Grass takes all of those storylines and escalates […]

Review: All Roads Lead to You ..

Posted July 23, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: All Roads Lead to You by Jennifer Probst

All Roads Lead to You Author: Jennifer Probst Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: All Roads Lead to You features Harper, the youngest of the Bishop siblings. While her sister Ophelia runs the B&B, and Ethan helps where he can with the Inn and farm, Harper works the barns and horses through the rescue […]