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Posted July 11, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, romance, steampunk
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: A Trace of Copper by Anne Renwick

Audiobook review: A Trace of Copper Author:  Anne Renwick Narrator: Anais Inara Chase Audio Speed: 1.4x Series: Elemental Web World #2.5; An Elemental Web Tale Genre: Steampunk Romance Source: Author A Trace of Copper is a wonderful novella set in the Elemental Web steampunk world. It’s a standalone mystery/romance, and knowledge of the series/world is not needed. The main […]

Review: Teach Me by Olivia Dad..

Posted July 8, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Teach Me by Olivia Dade

Teach Me Author: Olivia Dade Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Teach Me is an absolutely lovely romance about two injured souls who find their way to happiness. The characters are rich and real, and I felt connected to both Rose and Martin right from the start. They are both kind and caring, […]

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Posted July 3, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, paranormal, Rating C
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Barbecue & Brooms by Bella Falls

Audiobook review: Barbecue & Brooms Author:  Bella Falls Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Southern Charms Cozy Mystery #4 Genre: Cozy Mystery, Paranormal Source: Tantor Audio Barbecue & Brooms returns listeners to the quaint Southern town of Honeysuckle Hollow, where all types of paranormals live side-by-side with the witches. The fourth book picks up after the somewhat shocking […]

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Posted July 3, 2019 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Protect the Prince by Jennifer Estep

Protect the Prince Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Protect the Prince is the second book in the Crown of Shards series, and as such, builds directly upon the events of the first title. The story picks up roughly three months after Evie killed the queen and took over as […]

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Posted June 27, 2019 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, Rating C
#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Bushwhacked by Emily James

Audiobook review: Bushwhacked Author:  Emily James Narrator: Andrea Emmes Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Maple Syrup Mysteries #2 Genre: Cozy Mystery Source: purchased Bushwhacked opens a few months after the conclusion of the first book, to just after the winter holidays. Although it took longer for her to close out her life in Virginia, Nicole is finally heading back to Fair […]

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Posted June 24, 2019 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, Rating B
#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: A Sticky Inheritance by Emily James

Audiobook review: A Sticky Inheritance Author:  Emily James Narrator: Andrea Emmes Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Maple Syrup Mysteries #1 Genre: Cozy Mystery Source: won in contest/narrator Nicole just made the long trip from Virginia to Michigan to make arrangements for her uncle’s funeral. Although she was close with her uncle, he was estranged from her parents, so she hadn’t actually […]

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Posted June 20, 2019 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, paranormal romance, Rating B
#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Even Tree Nymphs Get the Blues by Molly Harper

Audiobook Review: Even Tree Nymphs Get the Blues Author: Molly Harper Narrator: Amanda Ronconi + Jonathan Davis Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Mystic Bayou #2.5 Genre: Paranormal Romance Source: Purchased/Audible Freebie Ingrid Asher has felt the pull of the Rift for years and has finally decided to settle down Mystic Bayou. She’s going to raise cows and open her own creamery. […]

Review: Darkness Rising by Kat..

Posted June 19, 2019 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Darkness Rising by Katie Reus

Darkness Rising Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: While the last book in the Darkness series, Darkness Rising turns Ms. Reus’s world of shifters and vampires on its head. I did enjoy the direction the author takes the series; however, I didn’t care for how suddenly the entire world changed. […]

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Posted June 18, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, JIAM, Listen Up!, Rating B
#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors by Sonali Dev

Audiobook review: Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors Author: Sonali Dev Narrator: Soneela Nankani Audio Speed: 1.75x Series: The Rajes #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors follows Tricia, highly successful neurosurgeon and eldest daughter and of the Raje family. She’s been on the outs with her tight-knit clan for fifteen years, when a mistake in […]

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Posted June 12, 2019 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, Rating B, urban fantasy
#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Beyond by Chloe Neill

Audiobook review: The Beyond Author: Chloe Neill Narrator: Amy Landon Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Devil’s Isle #4 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Tantor Audio The Beyond begins about seven months after the conclusion of the third book, The Hunt. The Veil remains open and the humans have a new understanding of magic, Paras, and the Beyond. Now that she doesn’t […]

Review: Once Upon a Wedding An..

Posted June 11, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, reviews
Review: Once Upon a Wedding Anthology

Once Upon a Wedding Authors: see below Reviewer: Jen What I’m Talking About: I picked up Once Upon a Wedding primarily to read K.M. Jackson’s title, but also because I LOVE second chance stories. While I didn’t have time to read all of the stories by this review date, I do plan on finishing the […]

Review: Wolf Rain by Nalini Si..

Posted June 5, 2019 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Wolf Rain by Nalini Singh

Wolf Rain Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Although firmly routed in the SnowDancer pack, Alexei is a lone wolf. He keeps his grief deeply locked up – the grief over losing his brother a year ago, and his parents before that, to the disease of “going rogue.” On one […]

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Posted May 30, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, paranormal, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: One Bad Witch by Danielle Garrett

Audiobook review: One Bad Witch Author: Danielle Garrett Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Beechwood Harbor Magic Mysteries #6 Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Although I’ve enjoyed the Beechwood Harbor Ghost Mysteries and Haven Paranormal Romance series, it’s great to finally get back to where it all started with Holly Bolt. One Bad Witch is set about […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Dusk’s Revenge by A.W. Exley

Audiobook Review: Dusk’s Revenge Author: A.W. Exley Narrator: Mary Sarah Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Silent Wings #3 Genre: Historical Romance, Fantasy Audiobook Source: Tantor Audio Dusk’s Revenge is the third and final story in the Silent Wings trilogy by A.W. Exley. Although a standalone romance, and the author does a good job reminding listeners of the HUGE reveals from […]

Review: A Reflection of Shadow..

Posted May 22, 2019 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, romance, steampunk
Review: A Reflection of Shadows by Anne Renwick

A Reflection of Shadows Author: Anne Renwick Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: A Reflection of Shadows is another exciting adventure set in Ms. Renwick’s clever steampunk historical London. Building on the foundation set in The Iron Fin, the story further explores the idea of humans exhibiting animal-like traits. This time around Colleen, […]