Tag: Berkley Publishing

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: Cheater by Karen Rose

Posted April 25, 2024 by Sophia Rose in Rating B, Reviews, Romantic Suspense
Review: Cheater by Karen Rose

Cheater Author: Karen Rose Reviewer: Sophia Rose Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: After devouring Cold-Blooded Liar last year where Kit and Sam are introduced, I was eager to see what came next for them and what new case with a gritty, intense tone would be introduced.  Karen Rose has long since become one of […]

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 House on Biscayne ..

Posted April 11, 2024 by Sophia Rose in Historical Fiction, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The House on Biscayne Bay by Chanel Cleeton

The House on Biscayne Bay Author: Chanel Cleeton Reviewer: Sophia Rose Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Foreboding and tragic, a fabulous house by the sea has a history from its first moments. Many claim Marbrisa is cursed when deaths and accidents plague those who come to this ominous place of seeming paradise.  Chanel Cleeton […]

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: Bride by Ali Hazelwood

Posted February 7, 2024 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Bride by Ali Hazelwood

Bride Author: Ali Hazelwood Reviewer: Jen Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: Although Misery Lark is the daughter of a high-powered, prestigious Vampyre leader, she prefers to live secretly among Humans with her foster sister Serena. However when she’s told she’s to marry the Alpha Werewolf, Lowe Moreland, in order to maintain a fragile peace, […]

Book Spotlight: The Fake Mate ..

Posted December 6, 2023 by Jen in Book Spotlight
Book Spotlight: The Fake Mate by Lana Ferguson

The Fake Mate Author: Lana Ferguson Publisher: Berkley Release Date: December 5, 2024 Series: Name # Genre: Paranormal Romantic Comedy Two wolf shifters agree to be fake mates but unexpectedly find something real in this steamy paranormal romantic comedy by Lana Ferguson. Mackenzie Carter has had some very bad dates lately. Model train experts, mansplainers, […]

Review: Game On by Seressia Gl..

Posted December 4, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Game On by Seressia Glass

Game On Author: Seressia Glass Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Game On is another emotionally satisfying celebration of Black nerd women from Glass. Getting into Sam’s head is a treasure. She’s an amazing character, full of love and goodness. She is passionate and driven. I appreciated the extent to which the author […]

Review: Thanksgiving Blessing ..

Posted November 23, 2023 by Sophia Rose in Amish Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Thanksgiving Blessing by Marta Perry

Thanksgiving Blessing Author: Marta Perry Reviewer: Sophia Rose Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: The Thanksgiving holiday, a romance between a pair who’ve been through grief and parenting alone, and a mystery in their Amish community had me eager to pick up this latest from already familiar author, Marta Perry. The book is a standalone […]

Review: The Ex-Mas Holidays by..

Posted October 30, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Ex-Mas Holidays by Zoe Allison

The Ex-Mas Holidays Author: Zoe Allison Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: NOTE: This review contains information that *may* be considered spoilerish; however, I feel it needs to be addressed. Maya and Sam grew up together; Sam’s twin Liv is Maya’s best friend. The year before Maya was ready to head off to […]

Review: Mixed Signals by B.K. ..

Posted August 7, 2023 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Mixed Signals by B.K. Borison

Mixed Signals Author: B.K. Borison Reviewer: Nima Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: As a professional baker I was really looking forward to main character Layla Dupree’s book, Mixed Signals. Layla owns and runs a bakery, The Bakehouse, located on Lovelight Farm, a Christmas tree and working farm in Inglewild, Maryland. The farm has a reputation […]

Review: In the Weeds by B.K. B..

Posted July 31, 2023 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: In the Weeds by B.K. Borison

In the Weeds Author: B.K. Borison Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: It’s a wonderful thing when the second book in a series is better than the first. Instead of the first being a fluke or a one-off, the author knows her characters, her setting, and the peripherals that will make or break […]

Review: Resonance Surge by Nal..

Posted July 20, 2023 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Resonance Surge by Nalini Singh

Resonance Surge Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: StoneWater bear Yakov Stepyrev has been dreaming of a Psy since he was sixteen. But lately, those dreams have turned to nightmares with this woman violently dying and he is unable to help her. When he’s tasked to assist Theo Marshall with an […]