Tag: self-published

Review: The Instigator by Step..

Posted February 20, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: The Instigator by Stephanie Julian

The Instigator Author: Stephanie Julian Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Derek “The Instigator” Flaherty loves playing hockey and enjoys his current team, the Redtails. His dream is to play in the NHL, so he works hard and is well respected. And his teammates all love him, even though they don’t necessarily see […]

Review: Rewritten by Bronwyn G..

Posted February 7, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Rewritten by Bronwyn Green

Rewritten Author: Bronwyn Green Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Forced to work together, Eliza and Angus soon become friends and realize the value in a partnership. Angus needs inspiration and motivation to finish the final and highly anticipated book in his hit sci-fi series, and Eliza is just the one to help […]

Review: Royal Ruin by Jessica ..

Posted February 2, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Royal Ruin by Jessica Peterson

Royal Ruin Author: Jessica Peterson Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Ten years ago, Emily was an honor student at big economic school in London. Her TA was none other than a prince – and a big one, as in the Queen’s grandson. Kit is enamored with Emily, but stays away because she’s […]

Review: Stud by Kelly Siskind

Posted January 24, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Stud by Kelly Siskind

Stud Author: Kelly Siskind Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Ainsley made a wish on her birthday to change her life for the better and to stop helping powerful, adulterous men cheat on their lovely wives. However, she needs the money she earns from her personal shopping business to help her parents with […]

Sunday Snippet: What if Bebe S..

Posted January 21, 2018 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: What if Bebe Stays with Steven? by K.M. Creamer

 About the Book What if Bebe Stays with Steven?    Author:  K.M. Creamer Publisher:   CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; First Edition Released:  March 8, 2017 Genre:  Fiction, Coming of Age Author contact links:   Amazon, Facebook, Goodreads, Twitter, Website Purchase links:  Amazon, Goodreads Snippet: “Okay, you can leave now,” Bebe said, making a mental note to throw the […]

Sunday Snippet: Royal Ruin by ..

Posted January 14, 2018 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Royal Ruin by Jessica Peterson

 About the Book Royal Ruin    Author:  Jessica Peterson Publisher:   Self-published (Kindle Unlimited) Released:  January 18, 2018 Series:   Flings with Kings #1 Genre:  Contemporary Romance Author contact links:   Facebook, Goodreads, Instagram, Release Day Notification Snippet: Kit  London Emily looked at me. “I can’t imagine what the pressure must be like.” “You get used to it,” I […]

Review: Paper Stars by Devon M..

Posted January 2, 2018 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Paper Stars by Devon Monk

Paper Stars Author: Devon Monk Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: A- What We’re Talking About: We absolutely love the world of the Ordinary Magic series.  Gods, monsters, and legends all exist and vacation in Ordinary, Oregon. In this novella, we catch up with Delaney and her boyfriend Ryder. Although we have not been fans of […]

Review: Amid the Winter Snow A..

Posted December 27, 2017 by Una in Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Amid the Winter Snow Anthology

Amid the Winter Snow Anthology Authors: Grace Draven, Thea Harrison, Jeffe Kennedy, Elizabeth Hunter Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Amid the Winter Snow is a deliciously enthralling anthology set in fantasy worlds near and far.  I loved all four offerings.  For ease of writing this review, I’ve given my thoughts in the […]

Review: Where a Goddess Belong..

Posted December 18, 2017 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Where a Goddess Belongs by Stephanie Julian

Where a Goddess Belongs Author: Stephanie Julian Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Kari is the Etruscan Goddess of Health, and although she and her sisters are mostly forgotten by the modern world, Kari has been able to maintain a high level of power. Allowing herself to remain captive for three months, Kari […]

Review: Spartan Heart by Jenni..

Review: Spartan Heart by Jennifer Estep

Spartan Heart Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: A What We’re Talking About: Gikany and Una loved the Mythos Academy series.  When it concluded, we kept our fingers crossed that Ms. Estep would return to the world.  Our wish came true!  The Mythos Academy spinoff series features Gwen’s (the hero from the original […]

Review: Rogue Affair Anthology

Posted December 4, 2017 by Vampbard in contemporary romance, LGBTQ, Rating A, reviews
Review: Rogue Affair Anthology

Rogue Affair Authors: Tamsen Parker, Ainsley Booth, Olivia Made, Kris Ripper, Amy Jo Cousins, Emma Barry, Adriana Anders, Kelly Maher, Stacey Agdern, Jane Lee Blair. Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I read three titles in this collection, and I’m really sad I didn’t have time to read more. Go pick this up, […]

Sunday Snippet: Spartan Heart ..

Posted December 3, 2017 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Spartan Heart by Jennifer Estep

 About the Book Spartan Heart    Author:  Jennifer Estep Publisher:   Self-published Released:  December 5, 2017 Series:   Mythos Academy spinoff #1 Genre:  Young adult urban fantasy – mythology Author contact links:   Blog, Facebook, Goodreads, Twitter, Website Purchase links:  Amazon, B&N, Google Play, iBooks, Kobo, Smashwords REVIEW TO COME Snippet: A shoulder slammed into mine, making me stagger […]

Review: Most Eligible Bastard ..

Posted November 20, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Most Eligible Bastard by Annika Martin

Most Eligible Bastard Author: Annika Martin Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Vicky works hard to provide for her sister and keep their modest life running smoothly, even when it means pretending to be a dog whisperer for the unpleasant and lonely Bernadette Locke. However, when Bernadette passes away leaving her fortune to […]

Review: Cherish Hard by Nalini..

Posted November 13, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Cherish Hard by Nalini Singh

Cherish Hard Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Seven years ago, Sailor witnessed a beautiful girl being dumped by her jerk boyfriend, but she ran out before he could get her name. He was enchanted by her beauty right then. Present day… Sailor works hard to get his fledgling landscaping […]

Review: Third Rail by Santino ..

Posted November 3, 2017 by B. in contemporary, LGBTQ, m/m romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Third Rail by Santino Hassell

Third Rail Author: Santino Hassell Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: 3/10/2018 Edited to Add: Please note, this review was written and posted prior to the occurrences brought to light in recent days (https://goo.gl/Y7WB7F). The book was read and reviewed in good faith and as presented at the time. The posting of this […]