Tag: novella

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 […]

Review: Once upon a Maiden Lan..

Posted November 6, 2017 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Once upon a Maiden Lane by Elizabeth Hoyt

Once upon a Maiden Lane Author: Elizabeth Hoyt Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: After a case of mistaken identity, Lord Henry Blackwell identifies the orphaned Miss Mary Whitsun as Lady Cecilia Albright, the long-lost daughter of an earl, the very woman he is supposed to wed. She is welcomed by her birth […]

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: Save a Truck, Ride a R..

Posted October 31, 2017 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Save a Truck, Ride a Redneck by Molly Harper

Save a Truck, Ride a Redneck Author: Molly Harper Reviewer: Jen Rating: B/B- What I’m Talking About: Heading back home to spend the summer before going to law school, Marianne begins to question her life goals and dreams. She’s always feared being stuck in small-town Sackett, Georgia, but now the idea has a little more […]

Review: Hold Her Again by Shan..

Posted October 23, 2017 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Hold Her Again by Shannon Stacey

Hold Her Again Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Ava and Jace were a perfect match; young and in love with big dreams of marriage, a family, and a country-music singing career. However, that all ended the night Jace left Ava behind and headed to Nashville with a solo singing […]

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 or Fantasy Fiction
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 […]