Category: Reviews

Review: As Seen on TV by Mered..

Posted May 30, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: As Seen on TV by Meredith Schorr

As Seen on TV Author: Meredith Schorr Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Adina grew up and lives in NYC. She and her mom moved there from a small town after her dad died when she was 3. Adina finds herself disenchanted with the big city, romanticizing small town USA after watching too […]

Review: Desperately Seeking a ..

Posted May 16, 2022 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Desperately Seeking a Duchess by Christi Caldwell

Desperately Seeking a Duchess Author: Christi Caldwell Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Courtland Balfour is the seventh Duke of St. James. He is a notorious rogue with a reputation to charm any woman. His late father left the dukedom in severe debt, and Courtland is trying to fix the situation while keeping […]

Review: Kiss Hard by Nalini Si..

Posted May 4, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Kiss Hard by Nalini Singh

Kiss Hard Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Catie and Danny have been nemeses for as long as they can remember. Their families are intertwined through the marriage of Catie’s sister, Ísa, and Danny’s brother Sailor (Book 1, Cherish Hard). Although they poke fun and play jokes, the two have […]

Review: The Mad Girls of New Y..

Posted May 2, 2022 by Ang in Historical Fiction, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Mad Girls of New York by Maya Rodale

The Mad Girls of New York Author: Maya Rodale Reviewer: Ang Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: This novel was quite the journey for me, and like every journey it had ups and downs. The characters are strongly written, the settings are gut-wrenchingly realistic, and once I was invested in the story it was gripping, […]

Review: Rules for Engaging the..

Posted April 28, 2022 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Rules for Engaging the Earl by Janna MacGregor

Rules for Engaging the Earl Author: Janna MacGregor Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Rules for Engaging the Earl is the second book in the delightful Widow Rules series that features three women who were all married to the same scoundrel, at the same time! Constance is the second widow of Lord Meriwether; […]

#TBRChallenge Review: Merry Ch..

Posted April 20, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
#TBRChallenge Review: Merry Christmas, Baby by Katie Reus

Merry Christmas, Baby Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- #TBRChallenge April’s Theme is “Location, Location, Location” This book has been on my TBR since March 20, 2017. Why I selected it: The series is located in Holly, NC, a place where it’s Christmas year-round; which sounds like an interesting location. What I’m Talking About: […]

Review: Curse of Darkness by B..

Posted April 13, 2022 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Curse of Darkness by Bec McMaster

Curse of Darkness Author: Bec McMaster Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: WARNING: This review contains spoilers from the previous books. Curse of Darkness is the long-awaited, highly anticipated third book in the Dark Court Rising fantasy romance series by Bec McMaster. This trilogy of stories must be read in order, and there was […]

Review: The Matchbreaker Summe..

Posted April 7, 2022 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Romance, YA Literature
Review: The Matchbreaker Summer by Annie Rains

The Matchbreaker Summer Author: Annie Rains Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Paisley is looking forward to being a first-time camp counselor at Camp Starling after attending the camp every summer. But when she gets the news that her mom is selling the beloved camp which holds so many memories of Paisley’s father, […]

Review: The Lady Tempts an Hei..

Posted April 7, 2022 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Lady Tempts an Heir by Harper St. George

The Lady Tempts an Heir Author: Harper St. George Reviewer: Ang Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I thoroughly enjoyed Lady Helena and Max when we were teased with them in The Devil and Heiress, and I was excited to see them get their own book. Ms. St. George does a lovely job taking us on a fabulous “will […]

Review: Braking Day by Adam Oy..

Posted April 6, 2022 by Nima in Rating A, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Braking Day by Adam Oyebanji

Braking Day Author: Adam Oyebanji Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Braking Day, thoughtful debut offering by Adam Oyebanji, begins in the sixth generation of a seven-generation trip through space. The seventh generation are currently infants and toddlers. For genealogical purposes, a generation is typically defined as twenty years. That means that it’s […]