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Review: The Solstice Countdown..

Posted May 6, 2021 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: The Solstice Countdown by Lisa Shearin

The Solstice Countdown Author: Lisa Shearin Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: It’s Christmas time and Mak is taking boyfriend Rake home for the holidays. It’s been over a year since she last visited her hometown of Weird Sisters, in the remote mountains of North Carolina, and it’s the first time she’s ever brought […]

Review: The Girl with Stars in..

Posted May 3, 2021 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Girl with Stars in Her Eyes by Xio Axelrod

The Girl with Stars in Her Eyes Author: Xio Axelrod Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Although she’s a talented musician, Antonia “Toni” Bennett doesn’t crave notoriety or the spotlight. Toni’s dream is become part owner in a local recording studio, but she doesn’t have the funds to buy her way in. When […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Grimoires and Gingerbread by Danielle Garrett

Audiobook review: Grimoires and Gingerbread by Danielle Garrett Taking place roughly six weeks after the conclusion of the first book, Grimoires and Gingerbread is a short, holiday-themed novella featuring more of Ella and O’Ryan. Ella continues to live at home while working at her parents’ bakery. O’Ryan shows up after a few weeks of radio-silence, asking […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Review: F..

Posted April 28, 2021 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! Audiobook Review: Forever in Cape May by Jennifer Probst

Audiobook review: Forever in Cape May by Jennifer Probst Taylor and Pierce have been the best of friends since high school, and one thing they know for certain is that they never want to have sex and ruin their special bond. It helps that neither is attracted to the other, and the couple times they kissed […]

Review: Highland Warrior by He..

Posted April 22, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Highland Warrior by Heather McCollum

Highland Warrior Author: Heather McCollum Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Joshua Sinclair is the Horseman of War. As a mercenary for hire, he’s been on Orkney Island working for Lord Robert Stuart, training his men. But now it’s time to leave, and it’s none too soon for Joshua, who despises Lord Robert […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Wonderstruck by Allie Therin

Audiobook review: Wonderstruck by Allie Therin Kicking off only a few weeks after the conclusion of Starcrossed, Wonderstruck opens with Arthur, Jade, and Zhang following leads on ways to destroy the magical pomander. Arthur misses Rory terribly and is very worried about his safety now that the Baron knows he’s alive. Meanwhile, Rory is back home with […]

Review: Deceptive Dime Store D..

Posted April 14, 2021 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Deceptive Dime Store Demons by Shawntelle Madison

Deceptive Dime Store Demons Author: Shawntelle Madison Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Opening shortly after the conclusion of Thrift Store Trolls, we discover that Aggie is moving into her own apartment and find Nat preparing to work the night shift at a new-to-town demon-run store (as a payment of debt from her actions […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Bewitched by Darynda Jones

Audiobook review: Bewitched by Darynda Jones Bewitched opens with a crazy twist, and it takes our reluctant heroine, Defiance, aka Daphne, some time to adjust. At the conclusion of Betwixt, Daphne pulled her grandmother Ruthie from the “other side,” making her corporal. In addition, her ghostly grandfather now covers the house in roses, able to manifest […]

Review: What A Guy Wants by Ju..

Posted March 31, 2021 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: What A Guy Wants by Judi Fennell

What A Guy Wants Author: Judi Fennell Reviewer: Jen Rating: B-/C+ What I’m Talking About: Beckett, aka Beck, loses the gang’s monthly poker game, so it’s his turn to work for his friend Mac’s Manley Maid Service for a month. Beck grew up in the foster system, no plans, no ambition, but that’s all behind […]

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Posted March 29, 2021 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert

Audiobook review: Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert Eve Brown, the youngest of the Brown sisters, is scared of failing and believes she will eventually fail at everything she tries. So before things could so south with her latest career path, Eve pulls the plug. Frustrated with what they perceive as a lack of […]

Review: The Home They Built by..

Posted March 22, 2021 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Home They Built by Shannon Stacey

The Home They Built Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Finn’s grandmother, Tess, is known for her outrageous schemes, but this one takes the cake. She’s entered (and won) a contest to have her home renovated as part of the TV show called Relic Rehab. The problem: she told the […]

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Posted March 18, 2021 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Wild Sign by Patricia Briggs

Audiobook review: Wild Sign Set in the autumn, sometime after the previous Mercy Thomson book (Smoke Bitten), Wild Sign takes place primarily in a remote region in the mountains of Northern California. A settlement of peaceful squatters has gone missing, and the FBI reaches out to Bran’s pack for help. When Charles, Anna, and Tag arrive, […]

Review: Last Strand by Jennife..

Posted March 17, 2021 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Last Strand by Jennifer Estep

Last Strand Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Note: this is the 19th book in an urban fantasy series; my review will contain spoilers from previous titles.  Last Strand opens shortly after the conclusion of the previous book. Gin is searching for the money Fletcher stole from the Circle so […]