Tag: Jen Review

Review: Ain’t She a Peac..

Posted June 18, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Ain’t She a Peach? by Molly Harper

Ain’t She a Peach Author: Molly Harper Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Picking up where the prelude novella, Peachy Flippin’ Keen, left off, we meet back up with Lake Sackett’s embalmer and county coroner, Frankie McCready. As Halloween approaches, the juvenile pranks on her family’s funeral home and bait shop intensify. Frankie […]

JIAM #Audiobook Review: Escape..

Posted June 15, 2018 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, Rating C
JIAM #Audiobook Review: Escape Claws by Linda Reilly

Welcome to our feature that focus on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews: Escape Claws Author: Linda Reilly Narrator: Callie Beaulieu Audio Listening Speed: 1.5x Series: Cat Lady Mysteries #1 Genre: Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Having recently enjoyed a few “cozy mysteries” on audio, as read by some of my favorite narrators, I thought I’d […]

Review: Ocean Light by Nalini ..

Posted June 11, 2018 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Ocean Light by Nalini Singh

Ocean Light Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: It’s been over eight week’s since the attempt on the Human Alliance Security Chief, Bowen’s life, when he took a bullet and fell into the waters of Venice. Waking from a coma, he discovers he’s been in the care of the BlackSea […]

JIAM #Audiobook Review: Witch ..

Posted June 7, 2018 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, paranormal, Rating B
JIAM #Audiobook Review: Witch Way Home by Danielle Garrett

Welcome to our feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Witch Way Home Author: Danielle Garrett Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Beechwood Harbor Magic Mysteries #4 Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Witch Way Home opens shortly after the mysterious conclusion of the previous book, with our heroine, Holly the witch, reacquainting herself […]

Review: Venom in the Veins by ..

Posted June 6, 2018 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Venom in the Veins by Jennifer Estep

Venom in the Veins Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: A few weeks have passed since Gin’s confrontation with the Doll Maker, so of course, it’s time for things to go sideways in Ashland again. This time, someone is targeting her friend, and Finn’s boss, Stewart Mosley. And everything appears […]

JIAM #Audiobook Review: Brief ..

Posted June 4, 2018 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, Rating A, urban fantasy
JIAM #Audiobook Review: Brief Cases by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Brief Cases Author: Jim Butcher Narrators: James Marsters, Cassandra Campbell, Julia Whelan, Oliver Wyman, Jim Butcher Audio Speed: 1.25x & 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #15.1 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: Penguin Random House Audio Brief Cases is a delightful anthology of novellas […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted May 24, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Hooked on Ewe by Hannah Reed

Welcome to our feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Hooked on Ewe Author: Hannah Reed Narrator:  Angela Dawe Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Scottish Highlands Mystery #2 Genre: Contemporary, Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Hooked on Ewe is the standalone, follow up mystery to Off Kilter. Eden Elliot has been in Glenkillen for about 3 […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Nothing Serious by Jessica Jarman

Welcome to my feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: Nothing Serious Author: Jessica Jarman Narrator: Greg Boudreaux Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Bound #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance, Erotic Romance, LGBTQ m/m Audiobook Source: Purchased Listening to Nothing Serious is a revisit to one of my all-time favorite stories. The narration by Greg Boudreaux added emotional depth to […]

Review: Song of Blood & S..

Posted May 23, 2018 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Song of Blood & Stone by L. Penelope

Song of Blood & Stone Author: L. Penelope Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: In the days of old, a Lord and Lady arrived from a distant, dying world. Upon their arrival, they used their Earthsong magic to bring life to the withered land. The Lord and Lady and their nine children lived […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted May 18, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: 3 Wishes by Peggy Jaeger

Welcome to our feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: 3 Wishes Author: Peggy Jaeger Narrator:  Nicole Blessing Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Candy Hearts Romance universe Genre: Contemporary Romance, novella Source: Author 3 Wishes is a cute, short story about dreams coming true. Chloe has always believed in wishes ever since a young age when […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted May 17, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, paranormal, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Witch Slapped by Danielle Garrett

Welcome to our feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Witch Slapped Author: Danielle Garrett Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Beechwood Harbor Magic Mysteries #3 Genre: Paranormal Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Witch Slapped takes listeners back to the coastal town of Beechwood Harbor and the adventures of resident witch, Holly Boldt. The holidays are […]

Review: Awaken Me by Farrah Ro..

Posted May 14, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Awaken Me by Farrah Rochon

Awaken Me Author: Farrah Rochon Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: None of the Holmes’ siblings take Reid very seriously, and he’s done nothing to try and change their minds about him. But when he wakes next to yet another beautiful woman who’s name he can’t remember, he realizes it’s time for a life […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted May 10, 2018 by Jen in contemporary, Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Off Kilter by Hannah Reed

Welcome to our feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Off Kilter Author: Hannah Reed Narrator:  Angela Dawe Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Scottish Highlands Mystery #1 Genre: Contemporary, Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Eden Elliot has had a crappy year. Her husband divorced her and her mom died. So best friend, best-selling romance author, Ami […]

Review: Hawkyn by Larissa Ione

Posted May 7, 2018 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Hawkyn by Larissa Ione

Hawkyn Author: Larissa Ione Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Hawkyn is a special earth-bound angel known as a Memitim, and his job is to protect his Primori: humans, who for whatever reason, are destined to make an impact on all humankind. Hawkyn has lived centuries under the strict heavenly rules, waiting for […]