Tag: Avon Books

Review: A Duke by Default by A..

Posted July 31, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: A Duke by Default by Alyssa Cole

A Duke by Default Author: Alyssa Cole Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: A Duke by Default is a sweet, simmering, sexy romance staring a reforming socialite and a brooding master sword maker.  For those who read the first title in Ms. Cole’s Reluctant Royals series, you will see a significant change in […]

Review: About That Kiss by Jil..

Posted January 23, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: About That Kiss by Jill Shalvis

About That Kiss Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Kylie and Joe have been flirtatious friends, but when the pair share a passionate kiss, neither can forget the sparks it ignited. But Kylie won’t go after “the wrong guy,” and Joe doesn’t “do relationships.” So they dance around one another, […]

Review: Holiday Wishes by Jill..

Posted November 6, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Holiday Wishes by Jill Shalvis

Holiday Wishes Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: At first, B&B owner Lotti Harford tries to pretend she doesn’t remember her high school sweetheart Sean O’Riley. Aware of the fact she couldn’t keep up the pretense, the pair strike up an easy truce, leading to a renewal of their childhood […]

Review: Chasing Christmas Eve ..

Posted September 26, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Chasing Christmas Eve by Jill Shalvis

Chasing Christmas Eve Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- Colbie Albright is the best-selling author of a hit book series, with a blockbuster movie releasing on Christmas Day. Family and work always come first for Colbie, and she’s hit a wall causing a severe case of writer’s block. Escaping to San Francisco, she finds […]

Review: Disorderly Conduct by ..

Posted September 4, 2017 by Vampbard in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Disorderly Conduct by Tessa Bailey

Disorderly Conduct Author: Tessa Bailey Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I love reading book series. It’s honestly one of my favorite things. I get to meet some characters, get to know them, have some sh*t happen, and then it gets fixed (or the author is mean and leaves us hanging…) and they […]

Review: Wildfire by Ilona Andr..

Posted July 24, 2017 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, romance, urban fantasy
Review: Wildfire by Ilona Andrews

Wildfire Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Wildfire opens immediately after the conclusion of the previous book, White Hot. Rogan and Nevada return from their mini-vacation to tell her family about Victoria Tremaine trying to buy out their company. However, when Rogan and Nevada arrive, Rynda Charles, Rogan’s ex-fiancee (arranged […]

Review: White Hot by Ilona And..

Posted May 22, 2017 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, romance, urban fantasy
Review: White Hot by Ilona Andrews

White Hot Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: White Hot is the second story in the Hidden Legacy series, building upon the exciting escapades of Nevada Baylor. This is NOT a standalone book. The series, a mix of urban fantasy and romance storylines, is set in an alternate Houston, where […]

Review: Accidentally on Purpos..

Posted January 23, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Accidentally on Purpose by Jill Shalvis

Accidentally on Purpose Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Elle Wheaton is the successful manager of hot downtown San Francisco property and is putting herself through school with aspirations of owning her own accounting firm. She doesn’t let anything or anyone get in her way. However, with Archer Hunt as […]

Review + Excerpt: The Trouble ..

Posted September 26, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review + Excerpt: The Trouble with Mistletoe by Jill Shalvis

The Trouble with Mistletoe Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Willa Davis, lover of animals, runs a successful pet boutique. She had a rough childhood, in and out of foster care, but she’s turned her life around; seeing the positive in everyone and everything. She believes in second chances, […]

Review: Sweet Little Lies by J..

Posted July 1, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Sweet Little Lies by Jill Shalvis

Sweet Little Lies Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Having recently moved into her new digs and spending time with the locals at O’Riley’s Bar, Pru Harris realizes she’s got a big thing for Finn, one of the bar’s owners. However, Pru has a huge secret that could put an […]

Review + Giveaway: Burn for Me..

Posted October 24, 2014 by Jen in blog tour, giveaway, Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review + Giveaway: Burn for Me by Ilona Andrews

Burn for Me Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Burn for Me kicks off a brand new series from the husband-wife writing team of Ilona Andrews. Their modern-day world has an alternate history, one that saw the development of magical powers in humans. Not everyone has these powers, such as […]

Review: Skies of Gold by Zoe A..

Posted August 14, 2013 by Jen in 3.5 stars, Rating B, reviews, romance, steampunk
Review: Skies of Gold by Zoe Archer

Skies of Gold Author: Zoe Archer Reviewer: Twimom227 Rating: B+, 3.5 Stars What I’m Talking About: Kali is a brilliant young engineer who was severely injured in a battle in the skies above Liverpool. She decides to move to a family cabin on a remote island to give her time to heal: mentally, physically and […]