Category: Reviews

Review: Duke of Pleasure by El..

Posted November 28, 2016 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Duke of Pleasure by Elizabeth Hoyt

Duke of Pleasure Author: Elizabeth Hoyt Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Hugh Fitzroy, Duke of Kyle and bastard son of the King, is the widowed father of two young boys. His marriage to Katherine had been passionate, but a disaster, and now he’s trying to rebuild a relationship with his sons. […]

Review: Promise the Moon by Ha..

Posted November 23, 2016 by Vampbard in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Promise the Moon by Hailey Edwards

Promise the Moon Author: Hailey Edwards Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: **blinks** What did I just read?!? (totally in a good way). You all know I’m a HUGE fan of the Black Dog series and it’s spin-offs. Promise the Moon is the first title in the Lorimar Pack books. The second title, Wolf […]

Review: The Burning Isle by Wi..

Posted November 23, 2016 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: The Burning Isle by Will Panzo

The Burning Isle Author: Will Panzo Reviewers: Gikany and Una Rating: A- What We’re Talking About: Gikany and Una were fascinated by this debut novel.  The Burning Isle is a compelling mixture of dark fantasy, adventure, mystery, and suspense.  We were mesmerized by this richly complex novel. Unfortunately there is not much we can say […]

Review: Miracle on 5th Avenue ..

Posted November 22, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Miracle on 5th Avenue by Sarah Morgan

Miracle on 5th Avenue Author: Sarah Morgan Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Eva Jordan LOVES snowflakes, Christmas, and all the holiday hoopla. Although she continues to suffer the loss of her grandmother just over a year ago, Eva owes it to her grandmother to live each day to its fullest. She’s […]

Review: At Last by Addison Fox

Posted November 21, 2016 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: At Last by Addison Fox

At Last Author: Addison Fox Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Addison Fox has become a reliable Go-To author for me.  Her writing is intelligent and satisfying.  At Last marks the beginning of a new series, The Brooklyn Brotherhood.  Three boys, Nick, Fender, and Landon were in the foster care system when Louisa […]

Review: Holiday with a Twist b..

Posted November 18, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Holiday with a Twist by Shannon Stacey

Holiday with a Twist Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Leigh Holloway is back home for the holidays, and she’s hiding a big secret from her family. Not wanting to upset the apple cart at Christmas, Leigh hides the fact that she broke things off with her fiancé and […]

Review: Picture Perfect Weddin..

Posted November 17, 2016 by Ang in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Picture Perfect Wedding by Lynnette Austin

Picture Perfect Wedding Author: Lynnette Austin Reviewer: Ang Rating: A What I’m Talking About: True to form, Picture Perfect Wedding is a fun and spunky story of second chances, forgiveness and going home again. Set is the picturesque low country just outside of Savannah, Georgia, and filled with colorful characters, I thoroughly enjoyed my visit: reconnecting with old […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted November 17, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, New Adult, Rating B, Reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Score by Elle Kennedy

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Score Author: Elle Kennedy Narrator: Savannah Peachwood & Andrew Eiden Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Off-Campus #3 Genre: NA Contemporary Romance Source: purchased Allie Hayes has had it with her on-again-off-again boyfriend, Sean, and finally breaks it off for good. With her past behavior of giving into […]

Review: Dirty Wicked by Shayla..

Posted November 16, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Dirty Wicked by Shayla Black

Dirty Wicked Author: Shayla Black Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Set up and sent to jail for a violent crime he didn’t commit, Nick Navarro is determined to take vengeance on the corrupt district attorney who framed him and killed his best friend, Mike Porter. Sasha Porter holds the key to […]

Review: Beauty and the Billion..

Posted November 15, 2016 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Beauty and the Billionaire: The Wedding by Jessica Clare

Beauty and the Billionaire: The Wedding Author: Jessica Clare Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Beauty and the Billionaire is just fun.  Coming in at number eight in the series, it is not strictly necessary to have read the previous seven books and novellas of the Billionaire Boys Club series, the story does […]

Review: Too Hot to Handle by T..

Posted November 14, 2016 by Vampbard in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Too Hot to Handle by Tessa Bailey

Too Hot to Handle Author: Tessa Bailey Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: In case you already read my review of the second title in the Romancing the Clarksons series, here’s the first! If not, there’s a link below 😉 There’s nothing like instant attraction/chemistry to get a story rolling. There’s a lot […]

Review: One Snowy Night by Jil..

Posted November 10, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: One Snowy Night by Jill Shalvis

One Snowy Night Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Picking up from events started in the previous full-length book, it’s Christmas Eve and both Max and Rory want to get home. Rory, who ran away at 17, hasn’t been back to see her family since she’s gotten her life […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: About a Dragon by G.A. Aiken

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: Dragon Kin Series Book: About a Dragon Author: G.A. Aiken Narrator: Hollie Jackson Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dragon Kin #2 Genre: Paranormal/Fantasy Romance Source: Tantor Audio Talaith lived the same dead-end life, day after day for sixteen years, with the town’s people afraid of her and a […]

Review: Rule Breaker by Kat Ba..

Posted November 9, 2016 by Vampbard in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Rule Breaker by Kat Bastion with Stone Bastion

Rule Breaker Author: Kat & Stone Bastion Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: Touted as a modern day Romeo and Juliet story, I was intrigued. I’ve always been a huge sucker for Shakespearean redux. An earlier story, modeled on the Bard’s R&J was West Side Story.  Here endeth your literature lesson. I promise. […]

Review: When a Laird Finds a L..

Posted November 8, 2016 by Una in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: When a Laird Finds a Lass by Lecia Cornwall

When a Laird Finds a Lass Author: Lecia Cornwall Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: As much as I enjoyed the previous novel, Beauty and the Highland Beast, I truly loved When a Laird Finds a Lass.  Sadly though, Vampbard isn’t able to review this book with me as she is nursing a […]