Category: Reviews

Review: The Lost Princess Retu..

Posted September 2, 2020 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: The Lost Princess Returns by Jeffe Kennedy

The Lost Princess Returns Author: Jeffe Kennedy Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- The Lost Princess Returns wraps up one of the primary over arching story of the Uncharted Realms series: the conflict between the Tala and Dasnaria. In the previous book, the Thirteen Kingdoms and its allies were able to stop one facet of the attack, […]

Review: Ink & Sigil by Ke..

Posted August 31, 2020 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Ink & Sigil by Kevin Hearne

Ink & Sigil Author: Kevin Hearne Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: As a huge fan of Kevin Hearne’s writing, especially his Iron Druid Chronicles (IDC), I was very excited to get my hands on his new series which kicks off with Ink & Sigil. The story is set in his IDC world, […]

Review: Bayou Baby by Lexi Bla..

Posted August 27, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Bayou Baby by Lexi Blake

Bayou Baby Author: Lexi Blake Reviewer: Nima Rating: B What I’m Talking About: I had some mixed feelings about Lexi Blake’s Bayou Baby, but I liked it overall. I appreciated that it’s a single sitting read. Even though it’s the second in the Butterfly Bayou series, it can absolutely stand on its own. Bayou Baby […]

Review: Emerald Blaze by Ilona..

Posted August 21, 2020 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Review: Emerald Blaze by Ilona Andrews

Emerald Blaze Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Emerald Blaze picks up with Catalina Baylor’s life six months after conclusion of previous book, Sapphire Flames. She’s been working cases for the detective agency, settling into her role as the Deputy Warden, keeping her House and family safe, and getting over […]

Review: The Mother Code by Car..

Posted August 17, 2020 by Nima in Rating B, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: The Mother Code by Carole Stivers

The Mother Code Author: Carole Stivers Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: What if—we fight terrorists holed up in a network of caves, where troops are at a disadvantage, with a bioweapon that will wipe them out instead? What if—that virus is man-made? What if—we discover we can’t control it? This is the setting […]

Review: Want You to Want Me by..

Posted August 6, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Want You to Want Me by Lorelei James

Want You to Want Me Author: Lorelei James Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Gabi (Gabriella Welk) is a former Olympic hockey player who works at Jax’s rink (see previous book, I Want You Back). She has a frenemy relationship with Jax’s brother, Nolan, but they really don’t know one another. When Nolan goes […]

Review: You Had Me at Hola by ..

Posted August 3, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: You Had Me at Hola by Alexis Daria

You Had Me at Hola Author: Alexis Daria Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: You Had Me at Hola is one of my favorite reads of the summer. Filled with strong Latinx characters, laugh-out-loud humor, and a touching romance, this book should be on your must read list. Jasmine is fairly well-known from […]

Review: Paradise Cove by Jenny..

Posted July 30, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Paradise Cove by Jenny Holiday

Paradise Cove Author: Jenny Holiday Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Dr. Nora Walsh is a newcomer to Moonflower Bay. She moved from Toronto to be the town’s physician for two years, leasing the space and practice from the town’s retired doctor. She’s taking two years away from her life to regroup and reset […]

Review: The Year of the Witchi..

Posted July 23, 2020 by B. in Rating B, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson

The Year of the Witching Author: Alexis Henderson Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Born an orphan and an outcast, seventeen-year-old Immanuelle Moore has never known anything outside of Bethel. As the child of a Bethelan mother accused of witchcraft and an Outskirter father who was burned at the stake, she wears the […]

Review: A Sweet Mess by Jayci ..

Posted July 15, 2020 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: A Sweet Mess by Jayci Lee

Sweet Mess Author: Jayci Lee Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Picture in your mind movie action hero Lee Byung-hun, more popularly known as the character Han Cho Bai in Reds 2, and his real life wife Lee Min Jung as the stars of a sweet Hollywood rom-com.  When I started reading this […]

Review: Daring and the Duke by..

Posted July 13, 2020 by Jennifer in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Daring and the Duke by Sarah MacLean

Daring and the Duke Author: Sarah MacLean Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Daring the Duke is the third book in The Barenknuckle Bastards series by Sarah MacLean and it follows the story of the other half of the quartet of adults who were once pitted against each other as children by an evil man who sired […]

Review: Ancient Protector by K..

Posted July 9, 2020 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Ancient Protector by Katie Reus

Ancient Protector Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Star is a world-renowned singing sensation with one mission: recover her abducted sister Aurora, who was taken by a devious dragon shifter because he knows the truth of and covets what Aurora is. Once Star and her pack of diverse shifters break Aurora […]

Review: Where Vultures Dare by..

Posted July 8, 2020 by Nima in Rating A, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Where Vultures Dare by Scott Warren

Where Vultures Dare Author: Scott Warren Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Fans of Scott Warren’s Union Earth Privateers series will definitely enjoy Where Vultures Dare. It has all the hallmarks of Warren’s earlier books that made them worth the reader’s time. They are thick with details and action. In Where Vultures Dare […]

Review: Rough Creek by Kaki Wa..

Posted July 7, 2020 by Ang in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Rough Creek by Kaki Warner

Rough Creek Author: Kaki Warner Reviewer: Ang Rating: C- What I’m Talking About: I would like to start by saying I am a big fan of Kaki Warner. I have been reading her historical fiction for years and if you look at past reviews you will see overall I really enjoy them. Ms. Warner tends […]