Category: reviews

Review: Brave New Earl by Jane..

Posted August 8, 2018 by Ang in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Brave New Earl by Jane Ashford

Brave New Earl Author: Jane Ashford Reviewer: Ang Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Jane Ashford writes a lovely story full of charm and wit about how two broken people are able to help each other heal. Benjamin is a widow with a young son unable to find healing after the death of his wife. […]

Review: Highland Betrayal by A..

Posted August 7, 2018 by Nima in historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Highland Betrayal by Alyson McLayne

Highland Betrayal Author: Alyson McLayne Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: I enjoyed Highland Betrayal every bit as much as McLayne’s last book in the series, Highland Conquest.  This is the third book of five in the Sons of Gregor MacLeod series following the five boys fostered by Gregor MacLeod and raised as […]

Review: Frenchman Street by Su..

Posted August 6, 2018 by Jen in Rating A, Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Frenchman Street by Suzanne Johnson

Frenchman Street Author: Suzanne Johnson Reviewer: Jen Rating: A-/B+ What I’m Talking About: Frenchman Street is the culmination of and fitting end to one of my favorite urban fantasy series, the Sentinels of New Orleans. Although it’s been a couple of years since the previous full-length release, the author does a fabulous job, without info-dumping, […]

Review: A Duke by Default by A..

Posted July 31, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: A Duke by Default by Alyssa Cole

A Duke by Default Author: Alyssa Cole Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: A Duke by Default is a sweet, simmering, sexy romance staring a reforming socialite and a brooding master sword maker.  For those who read the first title in Ms. Cole’s Reluctant Royals series, you will see a significant change in […]

Review: Night Fall by Simon R...

Posted July 26, 2018 by Gikany-Una in Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Night Fall by Simon R. Green

Night Fall Author: Simon R. Green Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: B- What We’re Talking About: Night Fall is the bittersweet end to the captivating worlds of the the Nightside, The Secret Histories, and GhostFinders series.  Although we are sad that this is the end to these captivating worlds, it was still one hell of […]

Review: Kill the Farm Boy by K..

Posted July 25, 2018 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Kill the Farm Boy by Kevin Hearne + Delilah S. Dawson

Kill the Farm Boy Authors: Kevin Hearne + Delilah S. Dawson Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Kill the Farm Boy is a fantastical adventure filled with sarcasm, satire, and silliness. The story follows a band of misfits on their adventures to end the machinations of a not-so-nice chamberlain and his pixie accomplice. […]

Review: Hellfire and Handbaske..

Posted July 20, 2018 by Una in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Hellfire and Handbaskets by Kathryn Hills

Hellfire and Handbaskets Author: Kathryn Hills Reviewer:Una Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Hellfire and Handbaskets is the second novel in the Time Traveler’s Journey series. It was a sweet romance coupled with a fascinating mythology of time travel. Though I did not read the first book, it in no way diminished my pleasure in reading […]

Review: Knocked Up by Stacey L..

Posted July 10, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Knocked Up by Stacey Lynn

Knocked Up Author: Stacey Lynn Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: After a one-night stand with the best man of her best friend’s wedding, Cara finds herself pregnant. Under a self-imposed exile from her horrendous parents, she is on her own until she tells Braxton he’s going to be a dad. The pair […]

Review: Tempting the Laird by ..

Posted July 6, 2018 by Jen in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Tempting the Laird by Julia London

Tempting the Laird Author: Julia London Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Catriona (Cat) Mackenzie lives her live on her own terms and does not care what polite society thinks. She, along with her Aunt Zelda, runs a shelter for less fortunate woman: those that society turned its back to. However, when Zelda […]

Review: Iron and Magic by Ilon..

Posted June 26, 2018 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Iron and Magic by Ilona Andrews

Iron and Magic Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Broken after being cast out by his mentor / foster-father / master, Hugh D’Ambray barely lives. However, when his loyal men, the Iron Dogs, come to him with stories of how they are being hunted down and picked off, Hugh finds […]

Review: Ain’t She a Peac..

Posted June 18, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Ain’t She a Peach? by Molly Harper

Ain’t She a Peach Author: Molly Harper Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Picking up where the prelude novella, Peachy Flippin’ Keen, left off, we meet back up with Lake Sackett’s embalmer and county coroner, Frankie McCready. As Halloween approaches, the juvenile pranks on her family’s funeral home and bait shop intensify. Frankie […]

Review: Love, All by Tamsen Pa..

Posted June 13, 2018 by B. in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Love, All by Tamsen Parker

Love, All Author: Tamsen Parker Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: From the very beginning, I liked the way Ms. Parker sets the stage for Ruby and Nate’s story. Love, All begins with a wedding, including pretty, accomplished guests, a devoted brother/best friend, and one exhausted single mom who manages to ruin said […]

Review: Ocean Light by Nalini ..

Posted June 11, 2018 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Ocean Light by Nalini Singh

Ocean Light Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: It’s been over eight week’s since the attempt on the Human Alliance Security Chief, Bowen’s life, when he took a bullet and fell into the waters of Venice. Waking from a coma, he discovers he’s been in the care of the BlackSea […]