Posts Categorized: review

29 Sep '18

Review Post : Through the Fire by Katie Ruggle (3 Stars)

Review Post : Through the Fire by Katie Ruggle (3 Stars)

Through the Fire by Katie Ruggle Series: Rocky Mountain K9 Unit #4 Published by Sourcebooks, Inc. on 2018-08-28 Genres: Action & Adventure, Romance, Suspense, Thrillers Pages: 416 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Kit Jernigan despairs of ever fitting in with her new tight-knit K9 unit. They’ve been through too much to open their arms to a stranger―and as mysterious fires begin raging across Monroe, she can’t convince them to trust her long enough to catch the woman she knows is responsible. Wesley March, local fire spotter, knows Kit is right, and he’s willing to help her prove it. But the more time they spend together, the closer they get…and the more danger they’re in. A member of the K9 unit’s inner circle is determined to get revenge―no matter who gets burned in the process. This time, it’s personal. FTC :  I received this book from NetGalley for a fair and honest review. Book Tags : #K9-character #Cop #heroine-to-adore #nerd-hero #kids-in-story #dog #romantic-suspense #violence #arson #part-of-a-series Content… Keep Reading »

13 Sep '18

Review – Here Kitty Kitty by Shelly Laurenston ( 5 Stars)

Review – Here Kitty Kitty by Shelly Laurenston ( 5 Stars)

Here Kitty, Kitty by Shelly Laurenston Published by Samhain Publishing Limited on 2009 Genres: Paranormal Pages: 300 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Angelina Santiago didn’t think her life could get any stranger. Her best friend is a shapeshifter. Her other best friend is in love with one. And people are actively trying to kill her. But she never thought helpful hillbillies would kidnap her, drag her cross country, and dump her at the home of their eldest brother and gorgeous shapeshifter, Nikolai Vorislav, for safe keeping. Nik the Hillbilly Tiger never wanted a woman in his life for more than a night, but he never met anyone like the psychotic hellcat his brothers drop on his doorstep. Now he has every intention of showing his little house pet exactly how strange and sexy life can get. FTC : I bought this book an age ago and have read it over and over again. I’m reviewing it as it’s been part of my re-readathon and cheered me… Keep Reading »

21 Aug '18

Review Post : Moonshadow by Thea Harrison (5 Stars)

Review Post : Moonshadow by Thea Harrison (5 Stars)

Moonshadow by Thea Harrison Series: Moonshadow #1 Published by Teddy Harrison LLC on 2016-12-13 Genres: Fiction, General, Paranormal, Romance Pages: 322 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • From bestselling author Thea Harrison comes the first in an explosive new trilogy set in the Elder Races world…. Her past is a blank, her future uncertain…. Recovering from a shooting, LAPD witch consultant Sophie Ross leaves her job and travels to the U.K. to search for answers about her childhood. When she encounters a Daoine Sidhe knight of the Dark Court, she becomes entangled in an ancient hatred between two arcane forces. He has given his body and soul to fight for his people…. Barred from his homeland along with his surviving brother knights, Nikolas Sevigny is embroiled in a conflict that threatens everything he holds dear. Only by uniting his people’s resources can they hope to prevail against Isabeau, the deadly Queen of the Light Court. He will do anything and use anyone to return home to Lyonesse…. Keep Reading »

11 Aug '18

Review – Untouchable by Talia HIbbert (5 Stars)

Review – Untouchable by Talia HIbbert (5 Stars)

Untouchable by Talia Hibbert Series: Ravenwood #2 on 08/11/2018 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • What happens when a bad boy becomes a man? Nate Davis didn’t plan on returning to his hateful hometown. But then, he didn’t plan on being widowed in his twenties, or on his mother getting sick, either. Turns out, life doesn’t give a f$*k about plans. Hannah Kabbah thought her career in childcare was over. After all, no-one wants a woman with a criminal damage conviction watching their kids. But when her high school crush returns to Ravenswood with two kids in tow, she gets the second chance she never dreamed of. She also gets to know Nate – the real Nate. The one whose stony exterior hides aching vulnerability. Who makes her smile when she wants to fall apart. Who is way, way more than the bad boy persona he earned so long ago, and way too noble to ever sleep with the nanny. So it’s a good thing she’s completely… Keep Reading »

21 Jun '18

Review – Ocean Light by Nalini Singh (5 Stars)

Review – Ocean Light by Nalini Singh (5 Stars)

Ocean Light by Nalini Singh Series: Psy-Changeling 17 Published by Penguin on 2018-06-12 Genres: Paranormal, Paranormal Romance, Shifters Pages: 416 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Nook • New York Times bestselling author Nalini Singh dives beneath the surface of her Psy-Changeling world into a story of passionate devotion and selfless love… Security specialist Bowen Knight has come back from the dead. But there’s a ticking time bomb in his head: a chip implanted to block telepathic interference that could fail at any moment–taking his brain along with it. With no time to waste, he should be back on land helping the Human Alliance. Instead, he’s at the bottom of the ocean, consumed with an enigmatic changeling… Kaia Luna may have traded in science for being a chef, but she won’t hide the facts of Bo’s condition from him or herself. She’s suffered too much loss in her life to fall prey to the dangerous charm of a human who is a dead man walking. And she… Keep Reading »

14 Jun '18

Review – Luck of the Draw by Kate Clayborn (5 Stars)

Review – Luck of the Draw by Kate Clayborn (5 Stars)

Luck of the Draw by Kate Clayborn Series: Chance of a Lifetime #2 Published by Kensington on 2018-04-24 Genres: Contemporary Pages: 320 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Nook • Buying a lotto ticket with her two best friends didn’t change Zoe’s life. Only following her heart would do that . . . Sure, winning the lottery allows Zoe Ferris to quit her job as a cutthroat corporate attorney, but no amount of cash will clear her conscience about the way her firm treated the O’Leary family in a wrongful death case. So she sets out to make things right, only to find gruff, grieving Aiden O’Leary doesn’t need—or want—her apology. He does, however, need something else from her. Something Zoe is more than willing to give, if only to ease the pain in her heart, a sorrow she sees mirrored in his eyes . . . Aiden doesn’t know what possesses him to ask his family’s enemy to be his fake fiancée. But he needs a… Keep Reading »

12 Jun '18

Review Post : Grumpy Fake Boyfriend by Jackie Lau (4 Stars)

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Grumpy Fake Boyfriend by Kwan Sisters Published by Jackie Lau Books on May 22 2018 Genres: Romantic Comedy Pages: 167 Format: eARC Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Nook • I’m a pretty simple guy. When I’m not writing a science fiction novel, I’m watching a good movie or reading a book. Alone. I like my reclusive life. That is, until my only friend asks for a favor—pretend to be his baby sister’s boyfriend on a couples’ getaway. Her ex is going to be there and she needs me as a buffer. I should have said no, but Naomi is bubbly, energetic, and beautiful. She also means everything to her brother. But now, our fake romance is starting to feel all too real, and I find myself stuck between the promise I made to my friend and risking my heart to the one woman who might actually get me… FTC : I recieved this book as an ARC from the author for a fair and honest review. Trope Tags… Keep Reading »

02 Jun '18

Review Post – Outside the Lines by Anna Zabo (5 Stars)

Review Post – Outside the Lines by Anna Zabo (5 Stars)

Outside the Lines by Anna Zabo Series: Bluewater Bay #22 Published by Riptide Publishing on 2017-12-18 Genres: Contemporary, Gay, Polyam Pages: 224 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Miniature artist Ian Meyers has one week to rebuild his damaged set. Needing help, he goes to End o’ Earth, the local comic and gaming shop. Owner Simon Derry pushes all of Ian’s buttons, and he also has steady hands and the skills Ian needs. Before they can even grab a beer, Ian meets Lydia Derry, Simon’s wife. If Ian had any interest in women, he’d suggest a threesome, but then Simon explains that he and Lydia are polyamorous, and if Ian wants Simon, neither of them will complain. If anything, Lydia encourages the relationship. Ian’s all in, and it’s fantastic working with Simon to piece together his set and then take each other apart at night. His friendship with Lydia grows too. The only problem is, the more time he spends with Simon, the more he wants everything… Keep Reading »

22 Apr '18

Review – A Girl Like Her by Talia Hibbert (4.5 Stars)

Review – A Girl Like Her by Talia Hibbert (4.5 Stars)

A Girl Like Her by Talia Hibbert Series: Ravenswood #1 Published by Nixon House on 2018-03-14 Genres: Contemporary Women, Romantic Comedy Pages: 304 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Everyone has secrets. He wants all of hers. Meet the man next door… After years of military service, Evan Miller wants a quiet life. The small town of Ravenswood seems perfect—until he stumbles upon a vicious web of lies with his new neighbour at its centre. Ruth Kabbah is rude, awkward, and, according to everyone in town, bad news. Thing is, no-one will tell Evan why. Does she perform ritual sacrifices? Howl at the moon? Pour the milk before the tea? He has no clue. But he desperately wants to find out. Because Ruth doesn’t seem evil to him; she seems lonely. And funny, and clumsy, and secretly quite sweet, and really f*%king beautiful… The more Evan’s isolated, eccentric neighbour pushes him away, the more he wants her. Her—and all her secrets. Because there’s no way a girl… Keep Reading »

19 Apr '18

Review Post : Hot & Badgered – Shelly Laurenston

Review Post : Hot & Badgered – Shelly Laurenston

Hot and Badgered by Shelly Laurenston Published by Kensington on 2018-03-27 Genres: Paranormal, Shifters Pages: 400 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • It’s not every day that a beautiful naked woman falls out of the sky and lands face-first on grizzly shifter Berg Dunn’s hotel balcony. Definitely they don’t usually hop up and demand his best gun. Berg gives the lady a grizzly-sized t-shirt and his cell phone, too, just on style points. And then she’s gone, taking his XXXL heart with her. By the time he figures out she’s a honey badger shifter, it’s too late. Honey badgers are survivors. Brutal, vicious, ill-tempered survivors. Or maybe Charlie Taylor-MacKilligan is just pissed that her useless father is trying to get them all killed again, and won’t even tell her how. Protecting her little sisters has always been her job, and she’s not about to let some pesky giant grizzly protection specialist with a network of every shifter in Manhattan get in her way. Wait. He’s trying to… Keep Reading »