Tag: Jen Review

Joint Review: Into the Aether ..

Posted May 14, 2015 by Jen in Rating A, Rating B, reviews, steampunk
Joint Review: Into the Aether by PJ Schnyder

Into the Aether Author: PJ Schnyder Reviewer: Una + Jen Twimom Rating: A and B+ What We’re Talking About: Today Una and Jen are here to talk about a new steampunk anthology from one of our favorite authors, PJ Schnyder. Which was your favorite story in the anthology and why? Una: Tough question since I […]

Review: Witches Be Burned by S..

Posted May 13, 2015 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating C, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Witches Be Burned by Stacey Kennedy

Witches Be Burned Author: Stacey Kennedy Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Witches Be Burned is the second book in the Magic and Mayhem series, but with two years passed since the release of the first book, personally, I’d forgotten much of what happened. Luckily, Ms. Kennedy does a great job of reminding […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Reviews: ..

Posted May 7, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating A, reviews
Listen Up! Audiobook Reviews: Kowalski Family Series 5-6

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook reviews: Kowalski Family series Author: Shannon Stacey Narrator: Lauren Fortgang Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Kowalski Family #5 & #6 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: purchased All He Ever Desired (Book #5) Just after college, Ryan Kowalski took a risk and asked his best friend’s wife and young child to run away […]

Review: Matter of Time by Alan..

Posted May 5, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Matter of Time by Alannah Lynne

Matter of Time Author: Alannah Lynne Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Fifteen years ago, as she was finishing college, Lizbeth Sanders was ready to move on with life and her start her HEA with motor cross racer Logan Steele. Then suddenly one day, Logan walked out of Lizbeth’s life to help […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Reviews: ..

Listen Up! Audiobook Reviews: Kowalski Family Series 3-4

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook reviews: Kowalski Family series Author: Shannon Stacey Narrator: Lauren Fortgang Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Kowalski Family #3 & #4 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: purchased Yours to Keep (Book #3) Sean Kowalski is finally home from a 12-year stint in the Army, most currently serving overseas in Afghanistan. Not ready to […]

Review: Captive Prince by C.S...

Posted April 28, 2015 by Jen in LGBTQ, Rating C, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Captive Prince by C.S. Pacat

Captive Prince Author: C.S. Pacat Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: When I saw that Berkley was rereleasing Captive Prince by C.S. Pacat, an award-winning LGBTQ title, I checked Goodreads and saw glowing reviews. So I picked up the title for review, thinking it was a m/m fantasy romance, but what I […]

Review: The Diamond Conspiracy..

Posted April 23, 2015 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, steampunk
Review: The Diamond Conspiracy by Pip Ballantine & Tee Morris

The Diamond Conspiracy Author: Pip Ballantine & Tee Morris Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Note: this review mentions events from previous books, therefore may be spoilerish if you haven’t read the earlier titles. Having just barely escaped their adventures in America, Eliza Braun and Wellington Books are heading back home to […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Reviews: ..

Posted April 23, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating A, reviews
Listen Up! Audiobook Reviews: Kowalski Family Series 1-2

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Kowalski Family 1 & 2 Author: Shannon Stacey Narrator: Lauren Fortgang Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Kowalski Family #1 & #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: purchased Exclusively Yours (Book #1) I just adore Shannon Stacey’s voice and storytelling. After reading a couple of her stand alone novellas, I was […]

Review: Pirate’s Alley b..

Posted April 15, 2015 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Pirate’s Alley by Suzanne Johnson

Pirate’s Alley Author: Suzanne Johnson Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Although barely any time has passed in Ms. Johnson’s thrilling Sentinels of New Orleans series, it’s been about twenty long months since the last book. I was worried that I wouldn’t remember all of the details of the complex and ever-changing […]

Review: Ride to Ruin by Eleri ..

Posted April 10, 2015 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, romance
Review: Ride to Ruin by Eleri Stone

Ride To Ruin Author: Eleri Stone Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Ellie’s mother died in a Reaper attack ten years ago, leaving behind Ellie and her younger sister Lu. Now Ellie is living day-to-day, sharing duties and a bed with Dan, but not all that happy with life. When Ellie finds […]

Review: The Shadows by JR Ward

Posted April 6, 2015 by Jen in paranormal romance, reviews
Review: The Shadows by JR Ward

The Shadows Author: JR Ward Reviewer: Jen Twimom What I’m Talking About: I freely admit that I am a JR Ward – Black Dagger Brotherhood junkie. I will devour a book, pick it apart, complain about what did or did not happen, and still go back for more the following year. I preordered The Shadows […]

Review: The Dangers of Dating ..

Posted March 31, 2015 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: The Dangers of Dating a Rebound Vampire by Molly Harper

The Dangers of Dating a Rebound Vampire Author: Molly Harper Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: I can always count on Molly Harper to bring a smile to my face and joy to my soul; her stories are clever and characters always charming. Following the events left hanging in the holiday-themed novella, […]

Review: London Bound by Jessic..

Posted March 24, 2015 by Jen in contemporary romance, erotic romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: London Bound by Jessica Jarman

London Bound Author: Jessica Jarman Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: 40-year-old Meg Stevens has been widow for six years. Since her beloved husband passed, she’s spent the time raising her children, working, and being alone. Knowing she needs a break, her near-adult children and family send Meg on a six week trip to […]

Review: Celtic Moon by Jan DeL..

Posted March 16, 2015 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Celtic Moon by Jan DeLima

Celtic Moon Author: Jan DeLima Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: It’s been a long time since I’ve been so captivated with a paranormal romance. Starting with a bang, Celtic Moon offers readers a unique take on the werewolf mythology coupled with an engrossing storyline. Relying heavily on Celtic origins, the story integrates […]