Tag: Jill Shalvis

Review: Wrapped Up in You by J..

Posted September 25, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Wrapped Up in You by Jill Shalvis

Wrapped Up in You Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen & Jennifer Ratings: B-/C+ What I’m Talking About: Ivy has been living in San Francisco for about a year, finally staying in one place and setting down roots. She’s made friends and opened a successful taco truck, but her life is still very solitary and lonely. […]

Review: Lemon Sisters by Jill ..

Posted June 17, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Lemon Sisters by Jill Shalvis

The Lemon Sisters Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A What I’m Talking About: The Lemon Sisters is the third full-length novel in the Wildstone series by Jill Shalvis and my favorite in the series so far.  I am a sucker for second chance romances, especially when the hero and heroine have been separated for […]

Review: Hot Winter Nights by J..

Posted September 26, 2018 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Hot Winter Nights by Jill Shalvis

Hot Winter Nights Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Hot Winter Nights is the next installment of Ms. Shalvis’s Heartbreaker Bay series which revolves around a group of friends who live and work in the San Fransisco area. This romance features two familiar characters – Molly, the office manager of […]

JIAM Narrator Interview + Give..

Posted June 6, 2018 by Jen in Giveaway, JIAM
JIAM Narrator Interview + Giveaway: Karen White

Each June, audiophiles from around the country celebrate all things audiobook. Since we love to listen and review audiobooks here at That’s What I’m Talking About, we are participating in our own Audiobook celebration.  What would an audiobook be without a narrator? As part of Audiobook Month, we are interviewing some of our favorite narrators […]

Review: About That Kiss by Jil..

Posted January 23, 2018 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: About That Kiss by Jill Shalvis

About That Kiss Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Kylie and Joe have been flirtatious friends, but when the pair share a passionate kiss, neither can forget the sparks it ignited. But Kylie won’t go after “the wrong guy,” and Joe doesn’t “do relationships.” So they dance around one another, […]

Year In Review: 2017

Posted January 1, 2018 by Jen in Year in Review
Year In Review: 2017

Happy New Year to each of you! As we start the new year, I wanted to share some highlights from 2017. Highlights from 2017 My third year co-hosting #FitReaders with Felicia the Geeky Blogger! My third year of Listen Up! — My weekly look at all things #audiobook.   Joining the 2017 Audiobook Challenge and surpassing my goal […]

Review: Holiday Wishes by Jill..

Posted November 6, 2017 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Holiday Wishes by Jill Shalvis

Holiday Wishes Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: At first, B&B owner Lotti Harford tries to pretend she doesn’t remember her high school sweetheart Sean O’Riley. Aware of the fact she couldn’t keep up the pretense, the pair strike up an easy truce, leading to a renewal of their childhood […]

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 […]

Review: Accidentally on Purpos..

Posted January 23, 2017 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Accidentally on Purpose by Jill Shalvis

Accidentally on Purpose Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Elle Wheaton is the successful manager of hot downtown San Francisco property and is putting herself through school with aspirations of owning her own accounting firm. She doesn’t let anything or anyone get in her way. However, with Archer Hunt as […]

Review: One Snowy Night by Jil..

Posted November 10, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: One Snowy Night by Jill Shalvis

One Snowy Night Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Picking up from events started in the previous full-length book, it’s Christmas Eve and both Max and Rory want to get home. Rory, who ran away at 17, hasn’t been back to see her family since she’s gotten her life […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted October 13, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: All I Want by Jill Shalvis

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: All I Want Author: Jill Shalvis Narrator: Karen White Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Animal Magnetism #7 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Library Loan After a delay (library hold list), I was finally able to listen to All I Want, the final title in Jill Shalvis’s wonderful Animal Magnetism series. […]

Review + Excerpt: The Trouble ..

Posted September 26, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review + Excerpt: The Trouble with Mistletoe by Jill Shalvis

The Trouble with Mistletoe Author: Jill Shalvis Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Willa Davis, lover of animals, runs a successful pet boutique. She had a rough childhood, in and out of foster care, but she’s turned her life around; seeing the positive in everyone and everything. She believes in second chances, […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted August 18, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Still the One by Jill Shalvis

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Still the One Author: Jill Shalvis Narrator: Karen White Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Animal Magnetism #6 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Picking up the characters and stories started in the previous title, Still the One shares the story and romance of Darcy and AJ. Darcy is the sister […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted July 28, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Then Came You by Jill Shalvis

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Then Came You Author: Jill Shalvis Narrator: Karen White Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Animal Magnetism #5 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Doctors Emily and Wyatt had a one-night stand three months ago at a vet conference in Reno. Never expecting to see each other again, it was a bit […]