Tag: self-published

#TBR Challenge 2023 Review: Sw..

Posted January 18, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
#TBR Challenge 2023 Review: Sweet Tea & Second Chances by Dylan Crush

Sweet Tea & Second Chances Author: Dylan Crush Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ #TBRChallenge January’s Theme is “Starting Over” This book has been on my TBR since July 13, 2022 when I received it as a freebie. Why I selected it: it’s a second chance romance, a chance to start over. What I’m Talking About: Cassie is apprehensive […]

Review: Vortex by Cara Bristol

Posted December 28, 2022 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Vortex by Cara Bristol

Vortex Author: Cara Bristol Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Vortex is the third book in the ongoing story about alien life and colonization on Sajave. Picking up where the second book leaves off, the story follows U.S. President Jodane’s advisor, Tempest Waters, as she tries to stay alive by keeping the president’s construction […]

Quickie Review: Stranded In A ..

Posted November 28, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Quickie Review: Stranded In A Small Town Christmas by Shannon Stacey

Stranded In A Small Town Christmas Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Stranded in a Small Town Christmas is a delightful, Hallmark-esque, feel-good novella. Billionaire Donovan accidentally leaves his cellphone and wallet on the airplane and has no way of getting to Stowe, VT, where his mother is in the […]

Review: Gale Force by Cara Bri..

Posted November 21, 2022 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Gale Force by Cara Bristol

Gale Force Author: Cara Bristol Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Axel Vander is a Cyborg Force soldier assigned to protect Gayle Chambers as she begins her new top-secret job on Sajave. The problem: he’s her ex-husband.  Gayle was recruited by Breeze O’Day to help prove the sand on Sajave is a sentient life […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted November 7, 2022 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Romance, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Shadow Wizard by Jeffe Kennedy

Audiobook review: Shadow Wizard by Jeffe Kennedy The opening scenes of Shadow Wizard overlap slightly with previous book, Grey Magic, with Selly (Seliah) and Jadren helping Gabriel and Nic escape her captivity. They stay behind to deal with the magical hunters when Selly is taken captive by the brutal House Samerhill, and Jadren must use his Convocation […]

Review: Butt-Dialing the Billi..

Posted November 2, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Butt-Dialing the Billionaire by Annika Martin

Butt-Dialing the Billionaire Author: Annika Martin Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Jaxon Henningsly is the wealthy playboy, race car driving son of uber-successful parents. When his parents die suddenly, he doesn’t mourn their loss (he hadn’t spoken to them in years) and hates that he’s now the heir to their empire. Although he […]

#TBRChallenge Review: Blown Aw..

Posted October 19, 2022 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Romance, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
#TBRChallenge Review: Blown Away by Cara Bristol

Blown Away Author: Cara Bristol Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- #TBRChallenge October’s Theme is “Flirting with Danger” This book has been on my TBR since April 22, 2022. Why I selected it: I picked this one up earlier this year based on a recommendation from a friend. The story tag of “they’ll battle passion and danger” says […]

Review: Only Bad Options by Je..

Posted September 14, 2022 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Only Bad Options by Jennifer Estep

Only Bad Options Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Vesper Quill works hard as a lowly designer for the powerful Kent Corp. When she points out a significant design flaw in their new star cruisers, she’s surprised to find herself on the run for and fighting for her life. Kyrion […]

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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 […]