Tag: novella

Review: A Fighting Chance by S..

Posted February 1, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: A Fighting Chance by Shannon Stacey

A Fighting Chance Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Adeline (Del) Kendrick is looking forward to a long weekend of fun and shopping with her best friends. Arriving at the casino resort one day early, she plans to put on her new flannel PJs, order room service, and watch […]

Review: Magic Stars by Ilona A..

Posted December 22, 2015 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Magic Stars by Ilona Andrews

Magic Stars Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Magic Stars is a great little side novella for fans of the Kate Daniels series. Told mostly from the third person POV of Derek, the story shares Derek and Julie’s adventures as they work together on a deadly investigation. It is […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted November 5, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Brighter Than the Sun by Darynda Jones

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Brighter Than the Sun Author: Darynda Jones Narrator: Lorelei King Listening Speed: 1.25x Audiobook Source: purchased What I’m Talking About: Brighter Than the Sun is a story for fans and readers of the Charlie Davidson series by Darynda Jones. Told in the first person, […]

Review: Stroke of Midnight by ..

Posted October 21, 2015 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Stroke of Midnight by Lara Adrian

Stroke of Midnight Author: Lara Adrian Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Stroke of Midnight is a delightful novella set in the Midnight Breed series and loosely related to the events of the primary storyline. Jehan is a prince from a Moroccan family, who hasn’t been home in over a decade. He […]

Review: Pure Wicked by Shayla ..

Posted September 16, 2015 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Pure Wicked by Shayla Black

Pure Wicked Author: Shayla Black Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I’ve read a handful of the 1,001 Dark Nights books, to include Forever Wicked by Shayla Black (Goodreads Review), and I have honestly enjoyed the stories, regardless if I’ve read the original series. Such is the case with Ms. Black’s offerings. […]

Review: Harmonized by Mary Beh..

Posted July 21, 2015 by Una in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Harmonized by Mary Behre

Harmonize Author: Mary Behre  Reviewer: Una Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: For fans of the Tidewater series, I think Harmonized is a must. It can be read as a stand-alone novella, but it is much richer knowing Zig from the previous novel, Spirited. I enjoyed revisiting with Zig and seeing him have a happily […]

Review: Stolen Petals by Kathe..

Posted July 6, 2015 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Steampunk Fiction
Review: Stolen Petals by Katherine McIntyre

Stolen Petals Author: Katherine McIntyre Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Viola Embrees runs a respectable bar, but makes her fortune as the Brass Violet, a clever bounty hunter. Unfortunately, Edward Van Clef, aka the Fox, has stolen her bounty out from under her a few times. So when the infamous Fox […]

Review: Hades by Larissa Ione

Posted June 12, 2015 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Hades by Larissa Ione

Hades Author: Larissa Ione Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Hades is a wonderful novella set in Ms. Ione’s Demonica/Lords of Deliverance series, and is probably best enjoyed by those who have read the entire series (or at least the most recent books). The story takes place a few months after Azagoth’s […]

Review + Giveaway: Uncharted T..

Posted June 5, 2015 by Vampbard in Erotic Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review + Giveaway: Uncharted Territory by Tamsen Parker

Uncharted Territory Author: Tamsen Parker Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: If I had to sum up Uncharted Territory in one word, it would be: supersmokinhot. I’m going to admit I was initially irritated by this prequel to the Compass series, and it’s the only reason I’m not giving this title an A+. […]

Review: Protective Instinct by..

Posted May 29, 2015 by Gikany-Una in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Protective Instinct by Katie Reus

Protective Instinct Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: B What We’re Talking About: For fans of the Moon Shifters series, this novella is a must. It nicely ties up Ryan and Theresa’s relationship. Gikany and Una enjoyed it. We have been interested in seeing Ryan and Theresa finally consummate their mating.  Of course, […]

Book Spotlight: The Negotiatio..

Posted May 26, 2015 by Una in Book Spotlight
Book Spotlight: The Negotiation by Jeffe Kennedy

Negotiation by Jeffe Kennedy A Story of the Twelve Kingdoms A wounded warrior trapped by the sorceress who knows him better than he does himself… General Uorsin escapes the last devastating battle, only to find himself alone on a mountain, feverish and no closer to finding the paradise that drives him on. Salena, greatest shapeshifter and […]

Review: Taken by HelenKay Dimo..

Posted April 27, 2015 by Vampbard in Gay Romance, LGBTQ, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Taken by HelenKay Dimon

Taken Author: HelenKay Dimon Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Not gonna lie. When I read HelenKay Dimon’s first Holton Woods book, I was clamoring for more of Eli and Wade’s story. Fortunately, Ms. Dimon was given the go-ahead and got this hot little M/M story in our hands. Never read a M/M […]

Review: The Virgin’s Nig..

Posted April 14, 2015 by Vampbard in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Virgin’s Night Out by Shiloh Walker

The Virgin’s Night Out Author: Shiloh Walker Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Gotta be honest. No one. NO ONE. writes tortured heroes like Shiloh Walker. The Virgin’s Night Out is novella-length (another short, Tempt Me, is offered with the e-book purchase, but not reviewed here); when I reached the 60% mark of […]