Tag: novella

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 […]

Review: Snowspelled by Stephan..

Posted August 29, 2017 by Una in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Snowspelled by Stephanie Burgis

Snowspelled Author: Stephanie Burgis Reviewer: Una Rating: A  What I’m Talking About: Snowspelled is a delightful and intriguing short introduction to a fascinating world.  The Harwood Spellbook series has hooked me, and I eagerly await the next story. Though only a novella, I was thoroughly captivated by Cassandra and the world she lives in.  Angland […]

Review: Strangehold by Rene Se..

Posted August 2, 2017 by Una in Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Strangehold by Rene Sears

Strangehold Author: Rene Sears Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Strangehold is a fascinating series debut.  I enjoyed this introduction to a world of witches and Faerie and look forward to more. Let me say first that this novella could have been a full novel.  There is such a rich world with fascinating […]

Review + Excerpt: Too Close to..

Posted June 14, 2017 by Vampbard in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review + Excerpt: Too Close to Call by Tessa Bailey

From New York Times bestselling author Tessa Bailey comes TOO CLOSE TO CALL, a novella in her Romancing the Clarksons Series published by 1001 Dark Nights! Grab your copy today! Too Close to Call Author: Tessa Bailey Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: When we met Kyler Tate in Too Hard to Forget […]

Review + Blog Tour: Somehow, S..

Posted June 5, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review + Blog Tour: Somehow, Some Way by Jennifer Probst

Somehow, Some Way Author: Jennifer Probst Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Architect Brady Heart has been a series background character as a partner of Pierce Brothers Construction. In and out of different scenes, I’ve always seen Brady as a nice guy, good friend type of character; however, reading Somehow, Some Way, I […]

Review: Midnight Unbound by La..

Posted March 22, 2017 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Midnight Unbound by Lara Adrian

Midnight Unbound Author: Lara Adrian Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: A loaner and one of Dragos’s Hunters, Scythe doesn’t belong among humans or his own kind. Yet when his brother, Trygg, requests his help, Scythe agrees to protect Chiara Genova and her young son. Chiara’s life has been filled with danger ever […]

Review: Distilled by Deelylah ..

Posted January 17, 2017 by Una in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Distilled by Deelylah Mullin

Distilled (A Love Brothers Anthology) Author: Deelylah Mullin Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Some of you know that I’m not a huge contemporary romance reader.  However, I found something new that I really enjoyed by fellow TWITA reviewer, Vampbard.  Her novella, Distilled, was something different, and I really enjoyed it. What I […]

Review: Two Stories from the L..

Posted January 10, 2017 by Gikany-Una in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Two Stories from the Legendary Consultants series by Abigail Owen

A Ghost of a Chance (Moon, Mist & Magic Anthology) Legendary Consultants #2.1 This is a short and sweet story about Josey and Brice and what is really a second-chance at romance.  We haven’t met these characters before in the series, but their story is a quick and fun read. Gikany and Una liked that […]

Review: Nice Guys Bite by Jenn..

Posted December 20, 2016 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Nice Guys Bite by Jennifer Estep

Nice Guys Bite Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Working for assassin and underworld crime boss Gin Blanco as her personal assistant leaves Silvio with very little personal time. While he loves his job, he’s finally decided to take some personal time to enjoy a coffee date. However, when some giants […]

Review: A Kiss Under The Chris..

Posted December 5, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: A Kiss Under The Christmas Lights by Peggy Jaeger

A Kiss Under The Christmas Lights Author: Peggy Jaeger Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Set to take the CPA exams and start her career, Gia San Valentino is thrown for a loop when she finds herself instantly attracted to and completely taken with the wrong man. Unable to shake her feelings, […]

Review: Holiday with a Twist b..

Posted November 18, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Holiday with a Twist by Shannon Stacey

Holiday with a Twist Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Leigh Holloway is back home for the holidays, and she’s hiding a big secret from her family. Not wanting to upset the apple cart at Christmas, Leigh hides the fact that she broke things off with her fiancé and […]

Review: Dirty Wicked by Shayla..

Posted November 16, 2016 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Dirty Wicked by Shayla Black

Dirty Wicked Author: Shayla Black Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Set up and sent to jail for a violent crime he didn’t commit, Nick Navarro is determined to take vengeance on the corrupt district attorney who framed him and killed his best friend, Mike Porter. Sasha Porter holds the key to […]

Review: Beauty and the Billion..

Posted November 15, 2016 by Nima in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Beauty and the Billionaire: The Wedding by Jessica Clare

Beauty and the Billionaire: The Wedding Author: Jessica Clare Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Beauty and the Billionaire is just fun.  Coming in at number eight in the series, it is not strictly necessary to have read the previous seven books and novellas of the Billionaire Boys Club series, the story does […]

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 […]