Tag: standalone

Review: A Princess for Christm..

Posted October 29, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: A Princess for Christmas by Jenny Holiday

A Princess for Christmas Author: Jenny Holiday Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: After giving an impassioned speech to the UN, Royal Highness Marie Joséphine Annagret Elena Princess of Eldovia is running late for a very important meeting and can’t seem to catch a break. Luckily young Gabby sees her and insists that […]

Review: Return Billionaire to ..

Posted October 21, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Return Billionaire to Sender by Annika Martin

Return Billionaire to Sender Author: Annika Martin Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Noelle’s home is slated to come down as part of billionaire Malcolm Blackberg’s block improvement project. Although several of the residents have tried to talk to Malcolm, he won’t see anyone. So Noelle devises a plan to get into his office, […]

Review: Simmer Down by Sarah S..

Posted October 12, 2020 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Simmer Down by Sarah Smith

Simmer Down Author: Sarah Smith Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Simmer Down is  Sarah Smith’s second stand-alone novel about two food truck “enemies” to lovers romance. Nikki and Callum both are helping family members with their dream of running food trucks. Nikki works with her mother to help make her late father’s dream […]

Review: Spoiler Alert by Olivi..

Posted October 5, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Spoiler Alert by Olivia Dade

Spoiler Alert Author: Olivia Dade Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Marcus Caster-Rupp is a heartthrob and a lead actor in Gods of the Gates, a Game of Thrones fan-base type show. They’ve just concluded filming the final season and Marcus is highly disappointed because of the subpar scripts. So he gives himself […]

Review: The Mother Code by Car..

Posted August 17, 2020 by Nima in Rating B, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: The Mother Code by Carole Stivers

The Mother Code Author: Carole Stivers Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: What if—we fight terrorists holed up in a network of caves, where troops are at a disadvantage, with a bioweapon that will wipe them out instead? What if—that virus is man-made? What if—we discover we can’t control it? This is the setting […]

Review: You Had Me at Hola by ..

Posted August 3, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: You Had Me at Hola by Alexis Daria

You Had Me at Hola Author: Alexis Daria Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: You Had Me at Hola is one of my favorite reads of the summer. Filled with strong Latinx characters, laugh-out-loud humor, and a touching romance, this book should be on your must read list. Jasmine is fairly well-known from […]

Review: The Year of the Witchi..

Posted July 23, 2020 by B. in Rating B, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson

The Year of the Witching Author: Alexis Henderson Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Born an orphan and an outcast, seventeen-year-old Immanuelle Moore has never known anything outside of Bethel. As the child of a Bethelan mother accused of witchcraft and an Outskirter father who was burned at the stake, she wears the […]

Review: A Sweet Mess by Jayci ..

Posted July 15, 2020 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: A Sweet Mess by Jayci Lee

Sweet Mess Author: Jayci Lee Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Picture in your mind movie action hero Lee Byung-hun, more popularly known as the character Han Cho Bai in Reds 2, and his real life wife Lee Min Jung as the stars of a sweet Hollywood rom-com.  When I started reading this […]

Review: The Somerset Girls by ..

Posted May 20, 2020 by Jennifer in Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Woman's Fiction
Review: The Somerset Girls by Lori Foster

The Somerset Girls Author: Lori Foster Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Lori Foster’s newest release  The Somerset Girls is a feel-good story about two sisters who find their HEA afters with two hunky men. Autumn is the older of the two sisters and she’s the shy one. She was cheated on by her […]

Review: The Apartment by K. L...

Posted May 6, 2020 by Nima in Mystery-Suspense Fiction, Rating B, Reviews
Review: The Apartment by K. L. Slater

The Apartment Author: K. L. Slater Reviewer: Nima Rating: B What I’m Talking About: British author K.L. Slater ventures into whatever subcategory of thrillers is devoted to buildings, hotels, houses, and in this case, The Apartment. We know right upfront by the title that something‘s up when a too good to be true offer gets […]

Review: The Billionaire’..

Posted April 29, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Billionaire’s Fake Fiancée by Annika Martin

The Billionaire’s Fake Fiancée Author: Annika Martin Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Tabitha owns her own mobile hair styling business, and for the past two years, she’s cut Rex’s hair at his office every Friday evening. She loves pushing his buttons, and while he’s a bit uptight, she’s been crushing on him […]

Review: The Honey-Don’t ..

Posted March 23, 2020 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Rating DNF, Reviews
Review: The Honey-Don’t List by Christina Lauren

The Honey-Don’t List Author: Christina Lauren Reviewer: Jennnifer Rating: DNF What I’m Talking About It hurts me to DNF a book by Christina Lauren. I’ve read almost all their books and usually finish them quickly. But with The Honey-Don’t List I’ve been trying to read it for over a week. I put it down to do […]