Tag: Carina Press

Quickie Review: One Summer Wee..

Posted August 28, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Quickie Review: One Summer Weekend by Shannon Stacey

One Summer Weekend Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Carly and Noah have been best friends their entire lives; never has either looked at the other as anything else. So when Noah needs a date for his new boss’s wedding, he begs Carly to be his pretend girlfriend for the […]

Review: Flare Up by Shannon St..

Posted January 30, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Flare Up by Shannon Stacey

Flare Up Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Shannon Stacey is always one of my go-to authors for small-town, family-centric, feel-good romances. Her Boston Fire series, although set in a bigger city, has the neighborhood feel and continues to fit the bill with its tight-knit firefighting family. We have met […]

Review: Under Control by Shann..

Posted August 22, 2018 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Under Control by Shannon Stacey

Under Control Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: In a total meet-cute moment, Olivia and Derek are introduced to one another while stuck in an elevator. Although it’s not for a long time, it’s long enough to feel the pull of sexual attraction. On paper, these two are complete opposites, […]

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 […]

Sunday Snippet: Hold Her Again..

Posted December 24, 2017 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Hold Her Again by Shannon Stacey

About the Book Hold Her Again    Author:  Shannon Stacey Publisher:   Carina Press Released:  October 23, 2017 Genre:  Contemporary Romance Author contact links:   Website Purchase links:  Amazon REVIEW Snippet:  Jace spotted her when she was about ten feet from the stage and, after a few seconds of eye contact, a slow smile spread over his face. […]

Review: Hold Her Again by Shan..

Posted October 23, 2017 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Hold Her Again by Shannon Stacey

Hold Her Again Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Ava and Jace were a perfect match; young and in love with big dreams of marriage, a family, and a country-music singing career. However, that all ended the night Jace left Ava behind and headed to Nashville with a solo singing […]

Review: What it Takes by Shann..

Posted February 28, 2017 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: What it Takes by Shannon Stacey

What it Takes Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: If you haven’t read any of Shannon Stacey’s Kowalski Family series, stop right now and go pick up the first book, Exclusively Yours, pronto. Any format will suffice, but just grab it and start it soon! I recommend the Kowalski Family […]

Sunday Snippet: What It Takes ..

Posted February 26, 2017 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: What It Takes by Shannon Stacey

 About the Book What It Takes: A Kowalski Reunion Novel    Author:  Shannon Stacey Publisher:   Carina Press Released:  February 28, 2017 Series:   Kowalski Family Series Genre:  Contemporary Romance Author contact links:   Facebook, Instagram, Newsletter, Twitter, Website Purchase links:  Amazon REVIEW Snippet: “You were not kidding about the food,” Laney said in a low voice to Ben. “The really […]

Review: Holiday with a Twist b..

Posted November 18, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Holiday with a Twist by Shannon Stacey

Holiday with a Twist Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Leigh Holloway is back home for the holidays, and she’s hiding a big secret from her family. Not wanting to upset the apple cart at Christmas, Leigh hides the fact that she broke things off with her fiancé and […]

Review: Fully Ignited by Shann..

Posted February 23, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Fully Ignited by Shannon Stacey

Fully Ignited Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Following along the heels of the previous two books, Fully Ignited opens about six weeks since Engine 59 lieutenant, Danny, was injured on the job and is still out recovering. Scott Kincaid recognizes the crew misses Danny and has no chemistry […]

Review: A Fighting Chance by S..

Posted February 1, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: A Fighting Chance by Shannon Stacey

A Fighting Chance Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Adeline (Del) Kendrick is looking forward to a long weekend of fun and shopping with her best friends. Arriving at the casino resort one day early, she plans to put on her new flannel PJs, order room service, and watch […]

Review: Controlled Burn by Sha..

Posted November 23, 2015 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Controlled Burn by Shannon Stacey

Controlled Burn Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: As a lieutenant with the Boston Fire Department, Rick Gullotti is surrounded by his makeshift family of firefighters. Additionally, he has rented the third floor of Joe and Marie Broussard’s home for years, making him part of their family, especially since […]