Category: Reviews

Review: Very Sincerely Yours b..

Posted June 14, 2021 by Ang in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Very Sincerely Yours by Kerry Winfrey

Very Sincerely Yours Author: Kerry Winfrey Reviewer: Ang Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Very Sincerely Yours by Kerry Winfrey was the perfect start to my summer reading. It was sweet and quirky, without sending me into a sugar coma. If you like the movie You’ve Got Mail or are a fan of rom-coms in general, you will enjoy […]

Review: How to Survive a Scand..

Posted June 4, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: How to Survive a Scandal by Samara Parish

How to Survive a Scandal Author: Samara Parish Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Benedict finds Lady Amelia freezing and nearly dead, abandoned in her carriage. So he rescues her and takes her to his barn where he tries to warm her up and save her. However, when her father and fiancé, the […]

Review: Deeper Than the Ocean ..

Posted May 27, 2021 by Jennifer in Rating A, Reviews, Romantic Suspense
Review: Deeper Than the Ocean by Julie Ann Walker

Deeper Than the Ocean Author: Julie Ann Walker Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Deeper Than the Ocean is easily my favorite book in Julie Ann Walker’s Deep Six series. I think it’s because the focus has moved away from the treasure hunting plot from the previous books to the suspenseful mystery of […]

Review: Rosaline Palmer Takes ..

Posted May 19, 2021 by B. in Contemporary Romance, LGBTQ, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Rosaline Palmer Takes The Cake by Alexis Hall

Rosaline Palmer Takes The Cake Author: Alexis Hall Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Rosaline Palmer Takes the Cake has been among my most anticipated reads of the entire year, and I won’t pretend I’m not thrilled that it is as delightful as I’d hoped it would be. I laughed and cringed (in […]

Review: Arsenic and Adobo by M..

Posted May 10, 2021 by Nima in Mystery-Cozy Fiction, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Arsenic and Adobo by Mia P. Manansala

Arsenic and Adobo Author: Mia P. Manansala Reviewer: Nima Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: There is a darling classic comedy called Arsenic and Old Lace. The 1939 play, which ran on Broadway, was written by Joseph Kesselring. The play is about two elderly women, aunties, who poison their lonely boarders so they can die happy. […]

Review: The Solstice Countdown..

Posted May 6, 2021 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: The Solstice Countdown by Lisa Shearin

The Solstice Countdown Author: Lisa Shearin Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: It’s Christmas time and Mak is taking boyfriend Rake home for the holidays. It’s been over a year since she last visited her hometown of Weird Sisters, in the remote mountains of North Carolina, and it’s the first time she’s ever brought […]

Review: The Girl with Stars in..

Posted May 3, 2021 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Girl with Stars in Her Eyes by Xio Axelrod

The Girl with Stars in Her Eyes Author: Xio Axelrod Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Although she’s a talented musician, Antonia “Toni” Bennett doesn’t crave notoriety or the spotlight. Toni’s dream is become part owner in a local recording studio, but she doesn’t have the funds to buy her way in. When […]

Review: Highland Warrior by He..

Posted April 22, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Highland Warrior by Heather McCollum

Highland Warrior Author: Heather McCollum Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Joshua Sinclair is the Horseman of War. As a mercenary for hire, he’s been on Orkney Island working for Lord Robert Stuart, training his men. But now it’s time to leave, and it’s none too soon for Joshua, who despises Lord Robert […]

Review: Saving Sienna by Katie..

Posted April 14, 2021 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Saving Sienna by Katie Reus

Saving Sienna Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Saving Sienna is the last novella in the MacArthur Family series by Katie Reus and it focuses on the sister Sienna, and Carson, who is the brother to her new sister-in-law from the first novella, Falling for Irish. Sienna is a PI and is […]

Review: Deceptive Dime Store D..

Posted April 14, 2021 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Deceptive Dime Store Demons by Shawntelle Madison

Deceptive Dime Store Demons Author: Shawntelle Madison Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Opening shortly after the conclusion of Thrift Store Trolls, we discover that Aggie is moving into her own apartment and find Nat preparing to work the night shift at a new-to-town demon-run store (as a payment of debt from her actions […]

Review: What A Guy Wants by Ju..

Posted March 31, 2021 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: What A Guy Wants by Judi Fennell

What A Guy Wants Author: Judi Fennell Reviewer: Jen Rating: B-/C+ What I’m Talking About: Beckett, aka Beck, loses the gang’s monthly poker game, so it’s his turn to work for his friend Mac’s Manley Maid Service for a month. Beck grew up in the foster system, no plans, no ambition, but that’s all behind […]