Category: romance

Listen Up! Audiobook Review: T..

Posted April 16, 2015 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Listen Up! Audiobook Review: The Mark of the Tala by Jeffe Kennedy

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Mark of the Tala Author: Jeffe Kennedy Narrator: Cris Dukehart Audio Speed: 1x Series: The Twelve Kingdoms #1 Genre: Fantasy Romance Source: gift from author Andi never felt like she fit in. She is not as beautiful and kind as her younger sister Amelia, nor as […]

Review: Ride to Ruin by Eleri ..

Posted April 10, 2015 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, romance
Review: Ride to Ruin by Eleri Stone

Ride To Ruin Author: Eleri Stone Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Ellie’s mother died in a Reaper attack ten years ago, leaving behind Ellie and her younger sister Lu. Now Ellie is living day-to-day, sharing duties and a bed with Dan, but not all that happy with life. When Ellie finds […]

Review: The Danger of Destiny ..

Posted March 3, 2015 by Jen in Rating A, romance, urban fantasy
Review: The Danger of Destiny by Leigh Evans

The Danger of Destiny Author: Leigh Evans Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: The Danger of Destiny is the fourth title in Ms. Evan’s unique and exciting Mystwalker series. The story wraps up Hedi Peacock’s journey from a small-time thief and barista to a powerful woman and mate of Robison Trowbridge, the […]

Review: Rising Fire by Terri B..

Posted February 27, 2015 by Una in Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Rising Fire by Terri Brisbin

Rising Fire Author: Terri Brisbin Reviewer: Una Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Rising Fire is the debut novel in a new fantasy romance series, Stone Circles.  Although it was slow to start, it blossomed into a promising first installment, and I look forward to the next one. The beginning of this novel was like […]

Review: Echo 8 by Sharon Lynn ..

Posted February 12, 2015 by Nima in Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Echo 8 by Sharon Lynn Fisher

Echo 8 Author: Sharon Lynn Fisher Reviewer: Nima Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: I made the mistake of starting Echo 8 after ten o’clock at night.  I should know better because I’m familiar with Fisher’s previous books.  Echo 8 grabbed me from the first chapter and took me hostage.  Thankfully it’s not a super […]

Review: Beyond Galaxy’s ..

Posted December 19, 2014 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Beyond Galaxy’s Edge (+bonus review) by Anna Hackett

Beyond Galaxy’s Edge Author: Anna Hackett Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Captain Nissa Sander is a by-the-books Patrol Captain with Galactic Security Services. She appreciates order and abhors chaos; however, her convictions don’t prevent her strong attraction to rogue smuggler Justyn Phoenix. Justyn Phoenix lives at Galaxy’s Edge with his two […]

Review: Overload Flux by Carol..

Posted December 5, 2014 by Nima in Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Overload Flux by Carol Van Natta

Overload Flux Author: Carol Van Natta Reviewer: Nima Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Overload Flux is a sci/fi-romance which ambitiously sets the stage for Carol Van Natta’s new series, The Central Galactic Concordance.  Set in the distant future where earth’s population has colonized and thrived on many distant worlds, non-sci/fi readers will find it […]

Review: On a Rogue Planet by A..

Posted November 22, 2014 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: On a Rogue Planet by Anna Hackett

On a Rogue Planet Author: Anna Hackett Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: On a Rogue Planet is the third exciting adventure following the treasure-hunting Phoenix brothers and their cousins. The prior two stories shared how two of the three brothers found happiness and love while saving the galaxy. For the third […]

Review: The Tears of the Rose ..

Posted November 20, 2014 by Gikany-Una in Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: The Tears of the Rose by Jeffe Kennedy

The Tears of the Rose
 Author: Jeffe Kennedy Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: B+ What We’re Talking About: The Tears of the Rose is the second novel in the Twelve Kingdoms trilogy and focuses on Amelia (Ami) the youngest sister. Though it had a slow start, Gikany and Una were captivated by Ami’s journey from […]

Review: The Kraken King by Mel..

Posted November 5, 2014 by Jen in My Favorite Books, Rating A, reviews, romance, steampunk
Review: The Kraken King by Meljean Brook

The Kraken King Author: Meljean Brook Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: Note: This review (with minor edits) was originally posted on June 9, 2014 after all parts of the serialized novel were released.  Zenobia Fox, sister of the infamous adventurer Archimedes Fox, spends more time living vicariously through the intrepid tales […]

Review: Isla and the Happily E..

Posted October 9, 2014 by Nima in Rating A, reviews, romance, YA Literature
Review: Isla and the Happily Ever After by Stephanie Perkins

Isla and the Happily Ever After Author: Stephanie Perkins Reviewer: Nima Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: If you are an unapologetic hopeless romantic, this is your book.  Isla and the Happily Ever After is all about that gut-wrenching, turn your heart inside-out, I may never eat again if I can just stay in this […]

Review: Honor’s Price by..

Posted September 10, 2014 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Honor’s Price by Alexis Morgan

Honor’s Price Author: Alexis Morgan Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Honor’s Price is the third and culminating book in the story of the Warriors of the Mist. In the previous two books, readers learned about the five damned warriors for the Lady and Lord of the River, destined to an immortal existence […]

Review: Rogue’s Paradise..

Posted September 9, 2014 by Una in Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Rogue’s Paradise by Jeffe Kennedy

Rogue’s Paradise Author: Jeffe Kennedy Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Reading The Mark of Tala by Jeffe Kennedy, piqued my interest in her writing, so I looked up her other books and found the Covenant of Thorns trilogy.  It sounded intriguing so I bought the first two books and inhaled them and […]

Review: The Inheritance by Oli..

Posted August 15, 2014 by Una in mystery/suspense, Rating B, reviews, romance
Review: The Inheritance by Olivia Mayfield

The Inheritance Author: Olivia Mayfield Reviewer: Una Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Originally released as a series of six novellas, The Inheritance has now been released as a full novel.  I did not read the story in the novella format and this review is for the full novel only.  The premise piqued my interest, […]