Tag: Una Review

Review: The Lady and the Highl..

Posted April 5, 2017 by Una in historical romance, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: The Lady and the Highlander by Lecia Cornwall

The Lady and the Highlander Author: Lecia Cornwall Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: The Lady and the Highlander is another great story in the Highland Fairy Tale series. This retelling of Snow White was inventive, creative and enthralling. I loved Laire and Iain’s story. It was unique and I enjoyed the obstacles […]

Review: Legacy Lost by Jillian..

Posted March 29, 2017 by Una in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Legacy Lost by Jillian David

Legacy Lost Author: Jillian David Reviewer: Una Rating: B What I’m Talking About: I was excited to find that the second novel in the Hell’s Valley series would be Shelby and Eric’s story.  With Shelby’s potent ability, I wasn’t sure how she would find a happy ending with anyone.  Though there were pitfalls, I did […]

Review: Her True Match by Paig..

Posted March 15, 2017 by Una in paranormal romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: Her True Match by Paige Tyler

Her True Match Author: Paige Tyler Reviewer: Una Rating: C  What I’m Talking About: After Her Rogue Alpha, I wasn’t sure what to expect in the next X-Ops novel.  This review has been tough to write.  I wasn’t sure how to articulate my feelings on it.  Though I eagerly wanted to see the story of […]

Review: How to Tame a Beast in..

Posted March 1, 2017 by Una in paranormal romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: How to Tame a Beast in Seven Days by Kerrelyn Sparks

How to Tame a Beast in Seven Days Author: Kerrelyn Sparks Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: After enjoying several of Ms. Sparks vampire series, I thought I would check out her new paranormal/fantasy series.  The Embraced series is off to a great start with How to Tame a Beast in Seven Days. […]

Review: Distilled by Deelylah ..

Posted January 17, 2017 by Una in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Distilled by Deelylah Mullin

Distilled (A Love Brothers Anthology) Author: Deelylah Mullin Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Some of you know that I’m not a huge contemporary romance reader.  However, I found something new that I really enjoyed by fellow TWITA reviewer, Vampbard.  Her novella, Distilled, was something different, and I really enjoyed it. What I […]

Review: Legacy of Lies by Jill..

Posted January 17, 2017 by Una in paranormal romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Legacy of Lies by Jillian David

Legacy of Lies Author: Jillian David Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: I have found something new!  When I picked up Legacy of Lies it was with the understanding that it was going to be something different.  A paranormal western – that’s right, never thought to put those two words together.  However, Ms. […]

Review: One Fell Sweep by Ilon..

Posted January 3, 2017 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: One Fell Sweep by Ilona Andrews

One Fell Sweep Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewers: Jen & Una Rating: A- What We’re Talking About: Opening three days after the conclusion of the previous book and just days before Christmas, an unauthorized Ku alien makes a ruckus in Dina’s neighborhood, bringing word to Dina that her sister is in grave trouble and needs help. And […]

Review: A Season of Spells Syl..

Posted December 23, 2016 by Una in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: A Season of Spells Sylvia Izzo Hunter

A Season of Spells Author: Sylvia Izzo Hunter Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: It turns out that A Season of Spells is the final book in the Noctis Magicae series.  I was surprised to discover it was a trilogy at the end.  This final book is a perfect end to this enchanting […]

Review: Blood Vow by J.R. Ward

Posted December 14, 2016 by Una in paranormal romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Blood Vow by J.R. Ward

Blood Vow Author: J.R. Ward Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: The Warden has truly brought us back to essence of what made her Black Dagger Brotherhood (BDB) series so addictive at its inception.  Blood Vow is an emotionally charged, grittily gripping, and darkly sensual read. ****Please note that this review may contain […]

Review: The Memory Thief by Sa..

Posted December 7, 2016 by Una in Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy, steampunk
Review: The Memory Thief by Sarina Dorie

The Memory Thief Author: Sarina Dorie Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: The Memory Thief is a different type of steampunk series.  This Victorian era science-fiction novel is an interesting world.  Suffice to say, I enjoyed it and look forward to the next one. First, let me say that this was more mystery/adventure […]

Review: When a Laird Finds a L..

Posted November 8, 2016 by Una in historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: When a Laird Finds a Lass by Lecia Cornwall

When a Laird Finds a Lass Author: Lecia Cornwall Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: As much as I enjoyed the previous novel, Beauty and the Highland Beast, I truly loved When a Laird Finds a Lass.  Sadly though, Vampbard isn’t able to review this book with me as she is nursing a […]

Review: Teeth Long and Sharp A..

Posted October 19, 2016 by Una in horror/comedic horror, paranormal, Rating A, reviews
Review: Teeth Long and Sharp Anthology

Teeth Long and Sharp Authors: Grace Draven, Antioch Grey, Aria M. Jones, Jeffe Kennedy, Mel Sterling Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Teeth Long and Sharp is a chillingly lovely collection of short stories.  Each one stands alone and not everyone has a happy ending – well, depending on which character you align […]

Review: It Must Be Christmas A..

Posted October 10, 2016 by Una in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: It Must Be Christmas Anthology

It Must be Christmas Authors: Jennifer Crusie, Donna Alward, and Mandy Baxter Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: It may seem a little early for Christmas.  I mean we haven’t even had Halloween.  But, it is certainly not too early for some fun, romantic tales set within the Christmas season.  I thoroughly enjoyed […]

Review: Beauty and the Highlan..

Posted June 22, 2016 by Una in historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Beauty and the Highland Beast by Lecia Cornwall

Beauty and the Highland Beast Author: Lecia Cornwall Reviewer: Una & Vampbard Rating: A What We’re Talking About: A special treat for TWITA fans, a joint review from Una and Vampbard (VB)! Una picked up Beauty and the Highland Beast, simply because Beauty and the Beast is one of her favorite fairy tales.  That it […]

Review: The Demonists by Thoma..

Posted April 20, 2016 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: The Demonists by Thomas E. Sniegoski

The Demonists Author: Thomas E. Sniegoski Reviewer: Una Rating: A-/B+ What I’m Talking About: I was intrigued by the premise of The Demonists and picked up this new-to-me author.  The writing and crafting of the overall story and world was mesmerizing, I easily fell into this world of ghosts and demons.  However, there are a few elements that […]