Category: Reviews

Review: Missed Connections by ..

Posted June 6, 2016 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Missed Connections by Tamara Mataya

Missed Connections Author: Tamara Mataya Reviewer: Nima Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: The premise promised by the title Missed Connections is a fun one.  Two people shared a connection at some point in real life, but failed for any number of reasons to act on it.  Through the imaginary Missed Connections website featured in […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted June 2, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Bayou Moon by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Bayou Moon Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Edge #2 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: Purchased Bayou Moon opens two years after the conclusion of the previous book, On the Edge, where we find William living a solitary life in the Edge. […]

Review: At Any Cost by Mandy B..

Posted May 31, 2016 by Jen in Military or Suspense Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: At Any Cost by Mandy Baxter

At Any Cost Author: Mandy Baxter Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: C- What I’m Talking About: Deputy U.S. Marshal Nick Brady hasn’t even been on the job three months and he’s already being reprimanded. Although he’s doing his job, on the side he’s been working off the grid, capturing the bad guys – taking work from other […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted May 26, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: On the Edge by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: On the Edge Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Edge #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: Purchased On the Edge is the first story in Ilona Andrews’ unique urban fantasy romance series. The Edge is the place between the Broken (human, non-magical […]

Review: Every Bride Has Her Da..

Posted May 24, 2016 by Ang in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Every Bride Has Her Day by Lynnette Austin

Every Bride Has Her Day Author: Lynnette Austin Reviewer: Ang Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I was a bit hesitant to return to Savannah Georgia with Ms. Austin because I felt the first novel in the Magnolia Bride series was just OK. But Every Bride Has Her Day proved to be a lovely surprise. […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted May 19, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Rumor Has It by Jill Shalvis

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Rumor Has It Author: Jill Shalvis Narrator: Karen White Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Animal Magnetism #4 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Kate takes care of everyone but herself. She is practically raising her two younger siblings with little help from her dad. She’s had one boyfriend in the […]

Review: Wedding Girl by Stacey..

Posted May 17, 2016 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Wedding Girl by Stacey Ballis

Wedding Girl Author: Stacey Ballis Reviewer: Nima Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Wedding Girl is a delightfully indulgent book. All in one, it’s an ode to comfort food, old black and white movies, specifically The Little Shop Around the Corner, and family. The Little Shop Around the Corner (1940) was remade into the 1998 […]

Review: Winning Her Over by Al..

Posted May 16, 2016 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Winning Her Over by Alexa Rowan

Winning Her Over Author: Alexa Rowan Reviewer: Nima Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Although Winning Her Over is the first in Alexa Rowan’s new BigLaw Series, it is a stand-alone book. The story is a sweet tale of girl meets boy, boy screws up, boy wins girl back, and everyone lives happily ever after.  […]

Review: The Brick Wall by Step..

Posted May 13, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Brick Wall by Stephanie Julian

The Brick Wall Author: Stephanie Julian Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B/B- What I’m Talking About: Shane “The Brick Wall” Conrad plays goalie for the Reading Redtails hockey club. He’s going though a rough spot and decides to stay in Reading for the Christmas holiday rather than head home to Minnesota to see his family. Even […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Bright Blaze of Magic by Jennifer Estep

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Black Blade Series Author: Jennifer Estep Narrator: Brittany Presley Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Black Blade #3 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Young Adult Source: purchased/audible Bright Blaze of Magic Bright Blaze of Magic is the third and final story in the wonderful young adult urban fantasy Black Blade trilogy. […]