Category: reviews

Review: The Thief by J.R. Ward

Posted May 16, 2018 by Una in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: The Thief by J.R. Ward

The Thief Author: J.R.Ward Reviewer: Una Rating: B What I’m Talking About: The Thief is the sixteenth novel in the Black Dagger Brotherhood (BDB) series.  Though some overarching plot lines are resolved and/or made more convoluted, it was as gripping and intriguing as I’ve come to expect.   Suffice to say, The Thief resolves the […]

Review: Dark Queen by Faith Hu..

Posted May 16, 2018 by B. in Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Dark Queen by Faith Hunter

Dark Queen Author: Faith Hunter Reviewer: B. Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: As what was initially intended to be the final Jane Yellowrock title, Dark Queen had a lot of expectations to live up to. And I think it did so very well. This story moves incredibly fast, especially towards the end, making it […]

Review: Awaken Me by Farrah Ro..

Posted May 14, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Awaken Me by Farrah Rochon

Awaken Me Author: Farrah Rochon Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: None of the Holmes’ siblings take Reid very seriously, and he’s done nothing to try and change their minds about him. But when he wakes next to yet another beautiful woman who’s name he can’t remember, he realizes it’s time for a life […]

Review: Hawkyn by Larissa Ione

Posted May 7, 2018 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Hawkyn by Larissa Ione

Hawkyn Author: Larissa Ione Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Hawkyn is a special earth-bound angel known as a Memitim, and his job is to protect his Primori: humans, who for whatever reason, are destined to make an impact on all humankind. Hawkyn has lived centuries under the strict heavenly rules, waiting for […]

Review: Scissor Kisses by Devo..

Posted May 2, 2018 by Gikany-Una in Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Scissor Kisses by Devon Monk

Scissor Kisses Author: Devon Monk Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Scissor Kisses is the third novella in the Ordinary Magic series.  This long awaited novella featuring Myra was only a taste of what Gikany and Una hopes is coming in the next novel.  Though it contains the wit we have […]

Review: Dragon Bites by Allyso..

Posted May 1, 2018 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Dragon Bites by Allyson James

Dragon Bites Author: Allyson James Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Starting within a few to several weeks after the conclusion of the previous title, Dragon Bites opens with Janet and Maya heading to Vegas for a girls weekend. Gabrielle crashes the party and insists she come along, and soon the threesome find […]

Review: Bound To by Sionna Fox

Posted April 25, 2018 by B. in contemporary, erotic romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Bound To by Sionna Fox

Bound To Author: Sionna Fox Reviewer: B. Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Having lived her entire life in a small college town where she never really fit in, Jolene Mae Whitford finally decided to make a fresh start for herself in Boston. But, living nearly rent-free in her former roommate’s spare room, without a […]

Review: Hot Response by Shanno..

Posted April 23, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Hot Response by Shannon Stacey

Hot Response Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Working as an EMT in Boston keeps Cait busy. Couple that with the time spent taking care of her grieving mom and teenage half-brother, she has no time for a social life. And while she is attracted to Gavin Boudreau, he’s always […]

Review: Loving the Secret Bill..

Posted April 23, 2018 by B. in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Loving the Secret Billionaire by Adriana Anders

Loving the Secret Billionaire Author: Adriana Anders Reviewer: B. Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Loving the Secret Billionaire is actually a retelling of the same novella previously published as “Grassroots” in the Rogue Desire anthology earlier this year. Per the author’s notes, after its initial release, she realized that there was more to Zack […]

Review: A Gentleman Revealed b..

Posted April 17, 2018 by B. in historical romance, LGBTQ, m/m romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: A Gentleman Revealed by Cooper Davis

A Gentleman Revealed Author: Cooper Davis Reviewer: B. Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: While A Gentleman Revealed is the beginning of a series, I believe that the narrative would have benefitted greatly if I’d read the original stories that prefaced it. There are private jokes and intricacies which are crucial to the various relationships […]

Review: Into the Thinnest of A..

Posted April 11, 2018 by Gikany-Una in mystery/suspense, paranormal, Rating B, reviews
Review: Into the Thinnest of Air by Simon R. Green

Into the Thinnest of Air Author: Simon R. Green Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: B  What We’re Talking About: After the revelation in the previous Ishmael Jones novel, we were surprised by Into the Thinnest of Air.  We weren’t expecting an intermission. Simon Green’s witty mystery/suspense series with a science-fiction twist has fascinated us for […]