Tag: novella

Review: One Christmas Eve by S..

Posted November 26, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: One Christmas Eve by Shannon Stacey

One Christmas Eve Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Preston and Zoe start out on the wrong foot when he makes some disapproving remarks about the sexy Halloween display in her bookstore window. Because of emotional damage from her ex, Zoe immediately takes a dislike to Preston, but when he […]

Quickie Review: One Summer Wee..

Posted August 28, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Quickie Review: One Summer Weekend by Shannon Stacey

One Summer Weekend Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Carly and Noah have been best friends their entire lives; never has either looked at the other as anything else. So when Noah needs a date for his new boss’s wedding, he begs Carly to be his pretend girlfriend for the […]

#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Re..

Posted June 20, 2019 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, Paranormal Romance, Rating B
#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Even Tree Nymphs Get the Blues by Molly Harper

Audiobook Review: Even Tree Nymphs Get the Blues Author: Molly Harper Narrator: Amanda Ronconi + Jonathan Davis Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Mystic Bayou #2.5 Genre: Paranormal Romance Source: Purchased/Audible Freebie Ingrid Asher has felt the pull of the Rift for years and has finally decided to settle down Mystic Bayou. She’s going to raise cows and open her own creamery. […]

Review: A Few Pecans Short of ..

Posted March 19, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: A Few Pecans Short of a Pie by Molly Harper

A Few Pecans Short of a Pie Author: Molly Harper Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I really enjoyed this follow up to the courtship and romance of Margot and Kyle – the main couple from the first book, Sweet Tea and Sympathy. Told from Margot’s POV, we see how she’s faired since […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted January 31, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Diamond Fire by Ilona Andrews

Audiobook review: Diamond Fire Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman & Emily Rankin Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Hidden Legacy #3.5 Genre: Urban Fantasy, novella Source: purchased I always, always love doing a “re-read” of any Ilona Andrew book via the audiobook format, and Diamond Fire is no exception. This wonderful novella is a transitional story in the Hidden […]

Review: Once Ghosted, Twice Sh..

Posted January 16, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Lesbian Romance, LGBTQ, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Once Ghosted, Twice Shy by Alyssa Cole

Once Ghosted, Twice Shy Author: Alyssa Cole Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: After thoroughly enjoying the first two titles in Ms. Cole’s Reluctant Royals series, I was pumped to see that Prince Thabiso’s awesome mega assistant extraordinaire, Likotsi, was going to get her own story! Although Once Ghosted, Twice Shy is definitely […]

Reviews: Darkness Series Novel..

Posted December 10, 2018 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Rating C, Reviews
Reviews: Darkness Series Novellas by Katie Reus

Darkness Series novellas Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jen What I’m Talking About: Sentinel of Darkness (Darkness #8) Dagen and Keva get off to a rocky start when he makes a low-ball offer to purchase her building in which her shop is located. Little does he know that Keva is under the protection and considered a […]

Review: Diamond Fire by Ilona ..

Posted November 5, 2018 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Diamond Fire by Ilona Andrews

Diamond Fire Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: For those who enjoy the Hidden Legacy series, Diamond Fire is an entertaining, must-read novella. While the book doesn’t tackle the little surprise the authors left for readers at the end of the Wildfire, they do put to rest the Nevada-Rogan storyline […]

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 […]

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 […]

Review: Scissor Kisses by Devo..

Posted May 2, 2018 by Gikany-Una in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Scissor Kisses by Devon Monk

Scissor Kisses Author: Devon Monk Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Scissor Kisses is the third novella in the Ordinary Magic series.  This long awaited novella featuring Myra was only a taste of what Gikany and Una hopes is coming in the next novel.  Though it contains the wit we have […]

Review: Loving the Secret Bill..

Posted April 23, 2018 by B. in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Loving the Secret Billionaire by Adriana Anders

Loving the Secret Billionaire Author: Adriana Anders Reviewer: B. Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Loving the Secret Billionaire is actually a retelling of the same novella previously published as “Grassroots” in the Rogue Desire anthology earlier this year. Per the author’s notes, after its initial release, she realized that there was more to Zack […]

Sunday Snippet: Hold Her Again..

Posted December 24, 2017 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Hold Her Again by Shannon Stacey

About the Book Hold Her Again    Author:  Shannon Stacey Publisher:   Carina Press Released:  October 23, 2017 Genre:  Contemporary Romance Author contact links:   Website Purchase links:  Amazon REVIEW Snippet:  Jace spotted her when she was about ten feet from the stage and, after a few seconds of eye contact, a slow smile spread over his face. […]

Review: Once Upon a Christmas ..

Posted December 11, 2017 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Once Upon a Christmas Eve by Elizabeth Hoyt

Once Upon a Christmas Eve Author: Elizabeth Hoyt Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Adam Rutledge, Viscount d’Arque, loves his grandmother and will do anything to please her, including traveling in a snow storm just before Christmas. When their carriage is damaged, the pair finds refuge in the home of Godric St. John, […]

Review: Vampire Fight Club by ..

Posted November 22, 2017 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Vampire Fight Club by Larissa Ione

Vampire Fight Club Author: Larissa Ione Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Nathan (Nate) Sabine, a rare, daywalker vampire, has worked at an underground fight club for decades hoping to bring it down from the inside, ever since the owner, Fade, killed his wife. But Nate has become apathetic and has lost sight […]