Tag: Ang Review

The Heiress’s Daughter b..

Posted May 8, 2024 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating C, Reviews
The Heiress’s Daughter by Anne Gracie

The Heiress’s Daughter Author: Anne Gracie Reviewer: Ang Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: First I have to say I am a BIG fan of Anne Gracie. As a general rule, I really and truly enjoy her books. Her characters are fun, quirky, strong, and overall human. I love that despite the difference in time […]

Review: The Stranger I Wed by ..

Posted April 22, 2024 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Stranger I Wed by Harper St. George

The Stranger I Wed Author: Harper St. George Reviewer: Ang Rating: B What I’m Talking About: If you’re a fan of contract marriages slowly sizzling with electricity, then pick up The Stranger I Wed by Harper St George. Cora Dove may have just been looking for a way to gain her inheritance and take care of […]

Review: The Love Remedy by Eli..

Posted March 21, 2024 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Love Remedy by Elizabeth Everett

The Love Remedy Author: Elizabeth Everett Reviewer: Ang Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Overall, I really enjoyed visiting Ms. Everett’s characters again. Lucy and Thorne are smart, strong, complicated characters who learn a lot about themselves and each throughout the book. They are both devoted to their families, often at a great cost to […]

Review: The Duchess Takes a Hu..

Posted May 4, 2023 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Duchess Takes a Husband by Harper St. George

The Duchess Takes a Husband Author: Harper St. George Reviewer: Ang Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I will be honest, the only reason this book did not receive an A is because it deals with VERY sensitive topics, namely domestic violence and rape, and DID NOT come with a warning. As a survivor of both, I […]

Review: Fifth Avenue Glamour G..

Posted April 26, 2023 by Ang in Historical Fiction, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Fifth Avenue Glamour Girl by Renée Rosen

Fifth Avenue Glamour Girl Author: Renée Rosen Reviewer: Ang Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Fifth Avenue Glamour Girl is an enlightening look into the life of Estee Lauder and her fight to become a household name in cosmetics, through the voice of her best friend Gloria. Using the bonds of female friendship Ms. Rosen […]

Review: Artfully Yours by Joan..

Posted March 2, 2023 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Artfully Yours by Joanna Lowell

Artfully Yours Author: Joanna Lowell Reviewer: Ang Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: I will admit, I almost didn’t finish Artfully Yours; the beginning third was a bit slow moving for me. However, my rule is: unless I find something horribly offensive about the book, I have to hit the halfway point before throwing in the towel, and […]

Review: A Love by Design by El..

Posted January 20, 2023 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: A Love by Design by Elizabeth Everett

A Love by Design Author: Elizabeth Everett Reviewer: Ang Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Let me begin by saying I REALLY REALLY REALLY wanted to love this novel. I thoroughly enjoyed the first two in this series and was super excited to receive this installment, but overall the book fell flat for me. The concept is spot […]

Review: Once Upon a December b..

Posted November 17, 2022 by Ang in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Once Upon a December by Amy E. Reichert

Once Upon a December Author: Amy E. Reichert Reviewer: Ang Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Have you ever bitten into the PERFECT Christmas cookie? One with the perfect bite? Not too hard or soft, just the right amount of sweet and spice, a cookie that makes you sigh and say “yes this is Christmas.” […]

Review: Wise Gals by Nathalia ..

Posted September 19, 2022 by Ang in Biography, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Wise Gals by Nathalia Holt

Wise Gals Author: Nathalia Holt Reviewer: Ang Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Wise Gals is a very well written, extremely well researched book that covers incredible information about the women who were pivotal to the creation and success of CIA. These are stories that have never been told because they couldn’t be, and the […]

Review: The Rake’s Daugh..

Posted August 29, 2022 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Rake’s Daughter by Anne Gracie

The Rake’s Daughter Author: Anne Gracie Reviewer: Ang Rating: B What I’m Talking About: The Rake’s Daughter felt like a blend of several well know stories; enjoy Pride & Prejudiced? You’ll get touches of that here. Love Cinderella? You’ll get touches of her too. Shakespeare? Yep him too. Maybe that’s why I struggled a bit with […]

Review: A Dress of Violet Taff..

Posted August 3, 2022 by Ang in Historical Fiction, Rating C, Reviews
Review: A Dress of Violet Taffeta by Tessa Arlen

A Dress of Violet Taffeta Author: Tessa Arlen Reviewer: Ang Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: I want to start by saying I was interested in this book because I am a bit familiar with Lucy, Lady Gordon Duff and her struggle to become a Couture designer in a world where only men were allowed to put […]

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: 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 […]