Tag: standalone

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted July 16, 2018 by Nima in Listen Up!, Rating B, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Last Checkout by Peter Besson

Welcome to my feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: The Last Checkout Author: Peter Besson Narrator: Connor Goff Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Standalone Genre: Science Fiction Audiobook Source: author I’m probably one of the few people who liked the 1998 movie What Dreams May Come. After reading the description of The Last Checkout, it […]

JIAM #Audiobook Review: Miss F..

Posted June 19, 2018 by Una in Contemporary Romance, JIAM, Listen Up!, Rating A
JIAM #Audiobook Review: Miss Fix-it by Emma Hart

Welcome to our feature that focus on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: Miss Fix-it Author: Emma Hart Narrator: Elizabeth Hart Audio Listening Speed: 1.5x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Tantor Audio I absolutely LOVED this standalone novel.  Miss Fix-it is a hilarious and heartfelt story of a fine craftswoman contractor and an overwhelmed single […]

JIAM! #Audiobook Review: Ravel..

Posted June 12, 2018 by Una in JIAM, Listen Up!, Mystery-Suspense Fiction, Rating A
JIAM! #Audiobook Review: Raveled by Anne McAneny

Welcome to our feature that focus on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: Raveled Author: Anne McAneny Narrator: Rebecca Roberts Audio Listening Speed: 1.5x Series: Standalone Genre: Mystery/Thriller Source: Narrator Suffice to say, I thoroughly enjoyed Raveled. It is an intensely emotional thriller as a daughter digs into a dark and haunted past on behalf of […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted April 12, 2018 by Una in Listen Up!, Military or Suspense Romance, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Shadow of Doubt by Linda Poitevin

Welcome to our feature that focus on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews: Shadow of Doubt Author: Linda Poitevin Narrator: Desiree Fultz Audio Listening Speed: 1.5x Series: Standalone Genre: Romantic Suspense Source: Author Shadow of Doubt is a captivating romantic suspense novel.  Ms. Poitevin gives a nail-biting race for two closed-off officers to find freedom in […]

Review: Shooting Star by Jeffe..

Posted March 13, 2018 by Una in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Shooting Star by Jeffe Kennedy

Shooting Star Author: Jeffe Kennedy Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Shooting Star is a darker contemporary romance.  At first, I did not think it was my cup of tea.  But I have enjoyed several of Ms. Kennedy’s previous works and she has never let me down.  After the first couple chapters, I […]

Review: The Wedding Date by Ja..

Posted January 29, 2018 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory

The Wedding Date Author: Jasmine Guillory Reviewer: Jen Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Alexa is on her way to visit her out-of-town sister. Drew is in town for a wedding. The pair get trapped for a short time in an elevator, and they hit if off immediately. While there is definitely mutual desire, both […]

Review + Excerpt: Fake Wife by..

Posted January 2, 2018 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review + Excerpt: Fake Wife by Stacey Lynn

Fake Wife Author: Stacey Lynn Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: NOTE: I found out after my review was posted that the name of the hero was changed from Sterling to Corbin after the ARCs went out for review. Sorry for any confusion. For seven years, Teagan has followed her boyfriend around the […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: One Was Lost by Natalie D. Richards

Today we have a special #audiobook review. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews: One Was Lost Author:  Natalie D. Richards Narrator:  Vanessa Johansson Audio Listening Speed: 1.25x Series: Standalone Genre: Mystery/Suspense, Young Adult Source: Tantor Audio One Was Lost is a very gripping thriller-suspense mystery with a hint of romance.  I enjoyed this chilling tale, enhanced by the […]

Sunday Snippet: Hold Her Again..

Posted December 24, 2017 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Hold Her Again by Shannon Stacey

About the Book Hold Her Again    Author:  Shannon Stacey Publisher:   Carina Press Released:  October 23, 2017 Genre:  Contemporary Romance Author contact links:   Website Purchase links:  Amazon REVIEW Snippet:  Jace spotted her when she was about ten feet from the stage and, after a few seconds of eye contact, a slow smile spread over his face. […]

Review: Roomies by Christina L..

Posted December 4, 2017 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Roomies by Christina Lauren

Roomies Author: Christina Lauren Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Holland, born in a cab and the youngest of six kids, lives in Manhattan on the support of her doting uncles, who are more like fathers. She has a masters degree in fine arts – an aspiring writing, who isn’t writing. She’s got […]

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: Lies Jane Austen Told ..

Posted November 7, 2017 by Nima in Contemporary Romance, Reviews, Romance
Review: Lies Jane Austen Told Me by Julie Wright

Lies Jane Austen Told Me Author: Julie Wright Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: *stands up with a little wave*  Hello, my name is Nima and I am a Hallmark romance movie addict.  I did a little jig and set my DVR when Hallmark announced thirty-three new Christmas movies for the 2017 season.  […]

Review: Hold Her Again by Shan..

Posted October 23, 2017 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Hold Her Again by Shannon Stacey

Hold Her Again Author: Shannon Stacey Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Ava and Jace were a perfect match; young and in love with big dreams of marriage, a family, and a country-music singing career. However, that all ended the night Jace left Ava behind and headed to Nashville with a solo singing […]

Review: The Last Gentleman Sta..

Posted September 27, 2017 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating C, Reviews
Review: The Last Gentleman Standing by Jane Ashford

The Last Gentleman Standing Author: Jane Ashford Reviewer: Ang Rating: C What I’m Talking About: My understanding is the The Last Gentleman Standing is a re-release that was originally published some 25 years ago. This helped me understand the book so much better. The characters are fun and witty, but the character development isn’t as […]