Tag: Jen Review

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted November 2, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Trouble with Twelfth Grave by Darynda Jones

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: Charley Davidson Series Title: The Trouble with Twelfth Grave Author: Darynda Jones Narrator: Lorelei King Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Charley Davidson #12 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Macmillan Audio Note: this review contains spoilers from earlier books in the series, to include the surprising ending of the previous book. […]

Review: Save a Truck, Ride a R..

Posted October 31, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Save a Truck, Ride a Redneck by Molly Harper

Save a Truck, Ride a Redneck Author: Molly Harper Reviewer: Jen Rating: B/B- What I’m Talking About: Heading back home to spend the summer before going to law school, Marianne begins to question her life goals and dreams. She’s always feared being stuck in small-town Sackett, Georgia, but now the idea has a little more […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted October 26, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, sci-fi/fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: A Plague of Giants by Kevin Hearne

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: A Plague of Giants Author: Kevin Hearne Narrators: Luke Daniels and Xe Sands Audio Speed: 1.25x & 1.5x Series: Seven Kennings #1 Genre: Fantasy Source: Random House Audio A Plague of Giants is the first book in a new fantasy series from one of my favorite […]

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: Legs by Kelly Siskind

Posted October 23, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Legs by Kelly Siskind

Legs Author: Kelly Siskind Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Legs is the delightful and heart-felt start to Kelly SIskind’s new One Wild Wish series. Bringing wit, a strong female lead, and a whole lot of heart to this first book, Ms. Siskind has once again created a world and group of friends […]

Review: Duke of Desire by Eliz..

Posted October 17, 2017 by Jen in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Duke of Desire by Elizabeth Hoyt

Duke of Desire Author: Elizabeth Hoyt Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Duke of Desire jumps right into the thick of things, with Iris, the Lady Jordan, kidnapped four days ago as she departed from the Duke of Kyle’s wedding. She is currently bound on an alter in front of the masked Lords […]

Review + Excerpt: Midnight Unl..

Posted October 16, 2017 by Jen in blog tour, paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review + Excerpt: Midnight Unleashed by Lara Adrian

Midnight Unleashed Author: Lara Adrian Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Six weeks ago, Tamisia (Sia) was banished from the Atlantean colony where she helped rule as council member; trusting the wrong man earned her a lifetime on Earth. Now she finds meaning in helping run a shelter for women and children in […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted October 12, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating C, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Ghoul Vendetta by Lisa Shearin

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Ghoul Vendetta Author: Lisa Shearin Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1.25x + 1.5x Series: SPI Files #4 Source: Audible/purchased SPI agent Makenna Fraser points out that bad stuff always seems to happen around her, and she’s not kidding. The Ghoul Vendetta opens with Mak […]

Review: A Shot at Love by Pegg..

Posted October 9, 2017 by Jen in military/suspense romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: A Shot at Love by Peggy Jaeger

A Shot at Love Author: Peggy Jaeger Reviewer: Jen Rating: B/B- What I’m Talking About: Agent Kyros (Ky) Pappandreos has been working on a mafia case for three years when the only witness is shot and killed on the streets of New York, along with two of Ky’s men. Photographer Gemma Laine happened to be […]

Review: The Hunt by Chloe Neil..

Posted October 2, 2017 by Jen in Rating C, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: The Hunt by Chloe Neill

The Hunt Author: Chloe Neill Reviewer: Jen Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Picking up about five weeks after the intense conclusion of the previous book, The Hunt opens with our heroine, the Sensitive Claire, in hiding with Para Moses. Unfortunately, Liam, her boyfriend who was struck by magic in that battle, went into hiding […]

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 […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted September 21, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: P.S. from Paris by Marc Levy

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: P.S. From Paris Author: Marc Levy Narrator: Tim Campbell; Translated by Sam Taylor Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Brilliance Audio Finding fame with his unintentionally written first novel, Paul escapes his life as an architect in San Fransisco, moving to Paris where […]

Review: Archangel’s Vipe..

Posted September 20, 2017 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Archangel’s Viper by Nalini Singh

Archangel’s Viper Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Holly, a series’ fringe character who was brutally terrorized by the archangel Uram back in the beginning of the series, was left for nearly dead and Made into something not quite right. She now serves Raphael’s Tower under the close supervision of […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted September 14, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Falling From the Sky by Sarina Bowen

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: Falling From the Sky Author: Sarina Bowen Narrators: Tanya Eby, Aiden Snow Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Gravity #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Blunder Woman Productions The second story in Ms. Bowen’s Gravity series opens about a year after the conclusion of  Coming in From the Cold, […]

Review: Tripped Out by Lorelei..

Posted September 13, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Tripped Out by Lorelei James

Tripped Out Author: Lorelei James Reviewer: Jen Rating: C- What I’m Talking About: After leaving her well-paying corporate job, Stirling Gradsky took a chance and went into business with her brother. Now they own and operate High Society, a medicinal and recreational marijuana facility. Liam Argent has dedicated his life to understanding the chemical properties […]