Category: Reviews

Review: Play for Keeps by Magg..

Posted April 3, 2018 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Play for Keeps by Maggie Wells

Play for Keeps Author: Maggie Wells Reviewer: Nima Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Play for Keeps, the second book in the Love Games series by Maggie Wells is good, but I did not like it as much as the first book, Love Game, because the relationship between public relations genius Millie Jenkins and basketball […]

Review: Dearest Ivie by J.R. W..

Posted March 29, 2018 by Una in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Dearest Ivie by J.R. Ward

Dearest Ivie Author: J.R. Ward Reviewer: Una Rating: A-/B+ What I’m Talking About: Dearest Ivie is a novella in the world of Black Dagger Brotherhood (BDB).  I enjoyed this short story of romance that alludes to a previous novel but instead of following the heartbreaking ending, this one is happy and hopeful. I really enjoyed […]

Review: Can’t Stand the ..

Posted March 26, 2018 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Can’t Stand the Heat by Peggy Jaeger

Can’t Stand the Heat Author: Peggy Jaeger Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Stacy has successfully produced three cooking shows for the EBS network and is known for being able to get the job done. She recently pitched a new idea for her own show, one her boss is interested in, and tells […]

Review: Eight Simple Rules for..

Posted March 21, 2018 by Una in Paranormal Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Eight Simple Rules for Dating a Dragon by Kerrelyn Sparks

Eight Simple Rules for Dating a Dragon Author: Kerrelyn Sparks Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Ms. Sparks continues to enthrall me with her Embraced fantasy romance series.  I thoroughly loved Gwen and Silas’s journey and look forward to the next installment. I was most intrigued by the hint in the last book, […]

Review: Guardian of Darkness b..

Posted March 19, 2018 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Guardian of Darkness by Katie Reus

Guardian of Darkness Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Vega is the half-werewolf, half-vampire daughter of two very powerful supernaturals and has long been the darling of her father’s pack. When we met Vega in the first Darkness book, she was a teenager, and although we didn’t see most of […]

Review: On the Brink of Passio..

Posted March 14, 2018 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: On the Brink of Passion by Tamsen Parker

On the Brink of Passion Author: Tamsen Parker Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Jubilee, a veteran SIGs pairs figure skater, has returned to the spotlight with new partner, Beckett. She was the SIGs four years ago with her husband as her partner, but shortly after, he suffered an untimely death. Vowing never […]

Review: Shooting Star by Jeffe..

Posted March 13, 2018 by Una in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Shooting Star by Jeffe Kennedy

Shooting Star Author: Jeffe Kennedy Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Shooting Star is a darker contemporary romance.  At first, I did not think it was my cup of tea.  But I have enjoyed several of Ms. Kennedy’s previous works and she has never let me down.  After the first couple chapters, I […]

Review: Burn Bright by Patrici..

Posted March 6, 2018 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Burn Bright by Patricia Briggs

Burn Bright Author: Patricia Briggs Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: A What We’re Talking About: Burn Bright is another fascinating and thrilling installment in the Alpha and Omega series.  Gikany and Una were fascinated by the more in-depth look into some of the relationships in the Mercy Thompson World. This series is one of our […]

Review: As the Devil Dares by ..

Posted March 5, 2018 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: As the Devil Dares by Anna Harrington

As the Devil Dares Author: Anna Harrington Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: In an effort to seek the approval of his deceased father, Robert has spent the past two years planning for the chance to be part of Winslow Shipping and Henry Winslow’s partner. The catch: Robert must find a husband for […]

Review: Bad Bachelor by Stefan..

Posted March 5, 2018 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Bad Bachelor by Stefanie London

Bad Bachelor Author: Stefanie London Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I liked Bad Bachelor by Stefanie London much more than I expected to.  Reformed bad boys are a popular, possibly overdone, trope in contemporary romance and it takes skill to do it well.  The difference for me was that I genuinely liked […]