Tag: self-published

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Bright Familiar by Jeffe Kennedy

Audiobook review: Bright Familiar by Jeffe Kennedy Bright Familiar begins immediately following the conclusion of the first book, Dark Wizard. Gabriel and Nic are in their chambers at House Phel following their bonding ritual. They have received missives demanding her return and begin to make lists of what needs to be done to return House Phel […]

Review: Kiss Hard by Nalini Si..

Posted May 4, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Kiss Hard by Nalini Singh

Kiss Hard Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Catie and Danny have been nemeses for as long as they can remember. Their families are intertwined through the marriage of Catie’s sister, Ísa, and Danny’s brother Sailor (Book 1, Cherish Hard). Although they poke fun and play jokes, the two have […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted April 27, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Curve by Leslie Pike

Audiobook review: The Curve by Leslie Pike Atticus is a player in more than one way: he’s the star catcher for the Memphis Mavericks and he always gets attention from the ladies. When he sees Charlotte at a fan event, he knows he wants her. But Charlotte doesn’t fall for his moves, she’s a single mom of […]

#TBRChallenge Review: Merry Ch..

Posted April 20, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
#TBRChallenge Review: Merry Christmas, Baby by Katie Reus

Merry Christmas, Baby Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- #TBRChallenge April’s Theme is “Location, Location, Location” This book has been on my TBR since March 20, 2017. Why I selected it: The series is located in Holly, NC, a place where it’s Christmas year-round; which sounds like an interesting location. What I’m Talking About: […]

Review: Curse of Darkness by B..

Posted April 13, 2022 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Curse of Darkness by Bec McMaster

Curse of Darkness Author: Bec McMaster Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: WARNING: This review contains spoilers from the previous books. Curse of Darkness is the long-awaited, highly anticipated third book in the Dark Court Rising fantasy romance series by Bec McMaster. This trilogy of stories must be read in order, and there was […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted February 24, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Sealed with a Kiss by Erin Nicholas

Audiobook review: Sealed with a Kiss by Erin Nicholas Naomi loves her small hometown on the Louisiana bayou. She also has fallen in love with Donavan Foster, the sexy wildlife rescuer who’s been in town filming for the internet. When a hurricane hits and the pair are trapped together, Naomi finally gets the courage to act on […]

Review: The One You Want by Em..

Posted February 15, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The One You Want by Emma Barry

The One You Want Author: Emma Barry Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Millie and Parker both work in Washington DC politics, and they are generally on the same side of the aisle – she represents labor unions and he is on the Democratic Senate Majority Leader’s staff. He is trying to get […]

#TBRChallenge 2022: A Fake Gir..

Posted January 19, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
#TBRChallenge 2022: A Fake Girlfriend for Chinese New Year by Jackie Lau

A Fake Girlfriend for Chinese New Year Author: Jackie Lau Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- #TBRChallenge January’s Theme is “Quickie.” This book has been on my TBR since February 12, 2021, when I purchased the complete series. Why I selected it: it’s a short story/novella aka a “quickie” and alternate holiday (fitting another challenge). What I’m […]

Review: Feels Like Christmas b..

Posted December 22, 2021 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: Feels Like Christmas by Shannon Stacey

Feels Like Christmas Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Feels Like Christmas is a feel-good holiday insta-love romance set in the delightful Kowalski Family world. It’s been ages since I last visited the Northern Star Lodge, and knowledge of the series isn’t necessary to enjoy the novella.  Nola and Ian discover […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Review: V..

Posted November 15, 2021 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Romance, Steampunk Fiction
Listen Up! Audiobook Review: Venomous Secrets by Anne Renwick

Audiobook review: A Snowflake at Midnight by Anne Renwick Jack Taggart, the younger brother, the spare, enjoys being a queen’s agent, especially because it keeps him away from his mischievous older brother and meddlesome mother. Cait is a unique woman who is immune to various venoms and poisons, but running tests on herself and working in […]