Tag: standalone

Review: The Matchbreaker Summe..

Posted April 7, 2022 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Romance, YA Literature
Review: The Matchbreaker Summer by Annie Rains

The Matchbreaker Summer Author: Annie Rains Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Paisley is looking forward to being a first-time camp counselor at Camp Starling after attending the camp every summer. But when she gets the news that her mom is selling the beloved camp which holds so many memories of Paisley’s father, […]

Review: Braking Day by Adam Oy..

Posted April 6, 2022 by Nima in Rating A, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Braking Day by Adam Oyebanji

Braking Day Author: Adam Oyebanji Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Braking Day, thoughtful debut offering by Adam Oyebanji, begins in the sixth generation of a seven-generation trip through space. The seventh generation are currently infants and toddlers. For genealogical purposes, a generation is typically defined as twenty years. That means that it’s […]

Review: The Wedding Crasher by..

Posted March 30, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Wedding Crasher by Mia Sosa

The Wedding Crasher Author: Mia Sosa Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Solange reluctantly agrees to help her wedding planner cousin with bridal party makeup and regrets it from the start. But what makes it worse is that she overhears the bride-to-be confess her love to a man who isn’t the groom. Even though […]

Review: In a New York Minute b..

Posted March 9, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: In a New York Minute by Kate Spencer

In a New York Minute Author: Kate Spencer Reviewer: Jen Rating: A-/B+ What I’m Talking About: Franny seemed to have it all until the day she is laid off from her job and her dress is caught in subway door. When a handsome stranger gives her his Gucci jacket to cover up, the moment is […]

Review: Kamila Knows Best by F..

Posted March 2, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Kamila Knows Best by Farah Heron

Kamila Knows Best Author: Farah Heron Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Kamila has her life together. She lives and works with her dad, running their own accounting firm; they have a great relationship. She hosts weekly Bollywood movie parties. Her Instagram account featuring her beloved dog is followed by many. She has […]

Review: Delilah Green Doesn..

Posted February 23, 2022 by B. in Contemporary Romance, Lesbian Romance, LGBTQ, Reviews
Review: Delilah Green Doesn’t Care by Ashley Herring Blake

Delilah Green Doesn’t Care Author: Ashley Herring Blake Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Guilted into returning to her hometown of Bright Falls to photograph her step-sister’s wedding, Delilah Green’s only hope of surviving the ordeal is to focus on the desperately-needed paycheck she’s going to receive for her efforts. And maybe wreak […]

Review: I’m So (Not) Ove..

Posted February 14, 2022 by B. in Contemporary Romance, Gay Romance, LGBTQ, Rating B, Reviews
Review: I’m So (Not) Over You by Kosoko Jackson

I’m So (Not) Over You Author: Kosoko Jackson Reviewer: B. Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Having recently earned his degree in journalism and sociology, Kian Andrews is ready to conquer the world. Except for the lack of job prospects. And the massive amount of college loan debt. And the broken heart he’s still trying […]

Review: If I Never Met You by ..

Posted January 24, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: If I Never Met You by Mhairi McFarlane

If I Never Met You Author: Mhairi McFarlane Reviewer: Jen Rating: A-/B+ What I’m Talking About: Laurie and Dan have been together for 18 years, so when he suddenly decides he wants out of the relationship, Laurie is shocked. Everyone at their law office sees Jamie as the playboy who will do what he wants […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted January 12, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Wedding Setup by Sonali Dev

Audiobook review: The Wedding Setup by Sonali Dev The Wedding Setup is a wonderful standalone, second chance romance. Since her big brother died seven years ago, Ayesha feels that she must live to make her mother happy. This means she had to give up the love of her life, Emmitt. On the day before Ayesha’s best friend’s […]

Review: Weather Girl by Rachel..

Posted January 6, 2022 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Weather Girl by Rachel Lynn Solomon

Weather Girl Author: Rachel Lynn Solomon Reviewer: Nima Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Ari Abrams is her job. She loves all things weather and worked hard to become a meteorologist. Russell Barringer is a sports caster who works at the same television station. Weather Girl is the story of their romance and how they […]

Review: The Love Con by Seress..

Posted December 20, 2021 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Love Con by Seressia Glass

The Love Con Author: Seressia Glass Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Kenya is in the finals for a chance to win $100,000 and work for a major motion picture with her cosplay designs. She surprises herself and everyone else when she announces on live TV that her best friend Cameron is not […]

Review: The Demon Equilibrium ..

Review: The Demon Equilibrium by Cathy Pegau

The Demon Equilibrium Author: Cathy Pegau Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: The Demon Equilibrium is a wonderful new fantasy from Cathy Pegau. She’s created an alternate timeline, historical setting where women of the Order of Saint Teresa wield magic and fight the demon horde, all unknown to the average human. The magic […]

Review: All the Feels by Olivi..

Posted November 18, 2021 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: All the Feels by Olivia Dade

All the Feels Author: Olivia Dade Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Alex, a famous, good-looking actor on a popular TV series, has a reputation for causing trouble. After a bar fight while filming the series finale, the show runner hires Lauren to be his minder, keeping Alex on the straight and narrow […]