Category: reviews

Review: The Cartographer by Ta..

Posted June 27, 2017 by Vampbard in erotic romance, LGBTQ, m/m romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: The Cartographer by Tamsen Parker

The Cartographer Author: Tamsen Parker Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: I can’t imagine Rey’s book being more perfect. If you’ve been reading Tamsen Parker’s Compass series, you know Rey Walter—the kink puppeteer/matchmaker. I’ve always been curious about Rey, but never did I imagine the revelations in The Cartographer. As always, I’m keeping […]

Review: Say Yes to the Scot An..

Posted June 26, 2017 by Una in historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Say Yes to the Scot Anthology

Say Yes to the Scot: A Highland Wedding Box Set Author: Lecia Cornwall, Anna Harrington, May McGoldrick, Sabrina York Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I picked up this anthology so I could read the contribution by Lecia Cornwall.  I love her Highland Fairy Tale series.  However, the other three novellas were just […]

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 + Excerpt: Too Close to..

Posted June 14, 2017 by Vampbard in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review + Excerpt: Too Close to Call by Tessa Bailey

From New York Times bestselling author Tessa Bailey comes TOO CLOSE TO CALL, a novella in her Romancing the Clarksons Series published by 1001 Dark Nights! Grab your copy today! Too Close to Call Author: Tessa Bailey Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: When we met Kyler Tate in Too Hard to Forget […]

Review: Moonbreaker by Simon R..

Posted June 13, 2017 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Moonbreaker by Simon R. Green

Moonbreaker Author: Simon R. Green Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: A What We’re Talking About: After the last novel, Dr. DOA, we were concerned on where Moonbreaker would go.  Left with an unusual cliffhanger (for this series), Gikany and Una were nervous about what Eddie and Molly would face.  Never fear fans of the Secret […]

Review + Excerpt: Silver Silen..

Posted June 12, 2017 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review + Excerpt: Silver Silence by Nalini Singh

Silver Silence Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Valentin Nikolaev is the alpha of StoneWater clan, the dominant bear shifters that surround Moscow. He is a fairly new alpha, one of a fractured clan, and who is trying to adjust to this new and changing world. Valentin recognizes that […]

Review + Blog Tour: Mature Con..

Review + Blog Tour: Mature Content by Megan Erickson and Santino Hassell

Mature Content Author: Megan Erickson & Santino Hassell Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: 3/10/2018 Edited to Add: Please note, this review was written and posted prior to the occurrences brought to light in recent days (https://goo.gl/Y7WB7F). The book was read and reviewed in good faith and as presented at the time. The posting of […]

Review: Wolf Hunt by Paige Tyl..

Posted June 6, 2017 by Gikany-Una in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Wolf Hunt by Paige Tyler

Wolf Hunt Author: Paige Tyler Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: B What We’re Talking About: Gikany and Una really enjoy this series.  It’s a fascinating, engaging, and fun series.  How can it not be fun?  It mixes werewolves, SWAT, and romance together.  Ms. Tyler delivers yet another satisfying SWAT novel in Wolf Hunt. Although the […]

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 + Blog Tour: Small Chan..

Posted June 5, 2017 by B. in contemporary romance, LGBTQ, Rating A, reviews
Review + Blog Tour: Small Change by Roan Parrish

Small Change Author: Roan Parrish Reviewer: B. Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Having first met Ginger in In the Middle of Somewhere I was very happy to see her get her own story. Small Change follows a parallel timeline, but to say that it is the same narrative from a different perspective would simply […]

Review + Blog Tour: Somehow, S..

Posted June 5, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review + Blog Tour: Somehow, Some Way by Jennifer Probst

Somehow, Some Way Author: Jennifer Probst Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Architect Brady Heart has been a series background character as a partner of Pierce Brothers Construction. In and out of different scenes, I’ve always seen Brady as a nice guy, good friend type of character; however, reading Somehow, Some Way, I […]

Review: Lessons in Losing It b..

Review: Lessons in Losing It by Jessica Peterson

Lessons in Losing It Author: Jessica Peterson Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I’m not even going to pretend I’m confused by how awesome Jessica Peterson’s Lessons in Losing It was. It was fabulous. The fourth title in the Study Abroad series is—like the other books—able to be read as a standalone (although […]

Review: New York, Actually by ..

Posted May 30, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: New York, Actually by Sarah Morgan

New York, Actually Author: Sarah Morgan Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Unknown to all but four people, Molly is actually the popular relationship expert, Aggie. With a well-liked, successful blog and best-seller to her name, Molly has finally found peace-of-mind after upending her life and moving from London three years ago. As […]