Posts Categorized: review

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 »

07 Mar '18

Review : Archangels Venom by Nalini Singh (5 Stars)

Review : Archangels Venom by Nalini Singh (5 Stars)

Archangel’s Viper by Nalini Singh Series: Guild Hunter #10 Published by Penguin on 2017-09-26 Genres: Paranormal Pages: 368 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Enter New York Times bestselling author Nalini Singh’s breathtakingly passionate Guild Hunter world with the story of a woman who isn’t a vampire or an angel…or human… Once a broken girl known as Sorrow, Holly Chang now prowls the shadowy gray underground of the city for the angels. But it’s not her winged allies who make her a wanted woman–it’s the unknown power coursing through her veins. Brutalized by an insane archangel, she was left with the bloodlust of a vampire, the ability to mesmerize her prey, and a poisonous bite. Now, someone has put a bounty on her head… Venom is one of the Seven, Archangel Raphael’s private guard, and he’s as infuriating as he is seductive. A centuries-old vampire, his fangs dispense a poison deadlier than Holly’s. But even if Venom can protect Holly from those hunting her, he might not… Keep Reading »

21 Feb '18

Review Post – Brooklynaire by Sarina Bowen (3.5 Stars)

Review Post – Brooklynaire by Sarina Bowen (3.5 Stars)

Brooklynaire by Sarina Bowen Series: Brooklyn Bruisers #4 Published by Rennie Road Books on 2018-02-12 Genres: Romance Pages: 300 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • A sexy new standalone from USA Today bestseller Sarina Bowen. You’d think a billion dollars, a professional hockey team and a six-bedroom mansion on the Promenade would satisfy a guy. You’d be wrong. For seven years Rebecca has brightened my office with her wit and her smile. She manages both my hockey team and my sanity. I don’t know when I started waking in the night, craving her. All I know is that one whiff of her perfume ruins my concentration. And her laugh makes me hard. When Rebecca gets hurt, I step in to help. It’s what friends do. But what friends don’t do is rip off each others’ clothes for a single, wild night together. Now she’s avoiding me. She says we’re too different, and it can never happen again. So why can’t we keep our hands off each other?… Keep Reading »

14 Feb '18

Review Post : Unguarded by Noelle Adams (4 Stars)

Review Post : Unguarded by Noelle Adams (4 Stars)

Unguarded by Noelle Adams Series: One Fairy Tale Wedding #1 Published by Noelle Adams on 2018-02-13 Genres: Contemporary, Romance Pages: 84 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Once upon a time, there was a young woman who’d been treated like a princess all her life. Then her parents died and left her in the care of a beast. Ever since she lost her parents when she was eighteen, Charlie has had to put up with Simon Shae, whom her parents made the trustee of her inheritance. He’s grumpy and unsmiling and always trying to boss her around. At first, she resented him, but she’s twenty-five now, and she kind of likes his beast-like qualities. In fact, she’s crazy about him. All she has to do is make him stop looking at her as a little girl and see her as the woman she is. A romantic weekend at a grand wedding in the mountains is the perfect opportunity to open his eyes. He reluctantly agrees to be… Keep Reading »

10 Feb '18

Review – Survive the Night by Katie Ruggle (2 Stars)

Review –  Survive the Night by Katie Ruggle (2 Stars)

Survive the Night by Katie Ruggle Series: Rocky Mountain K9 Unit #3 Published by Sourcebooks, Inc. on 2018-02-06 Genres: Action & Adventure, Romance, Suspense Pages: 416 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • He’s always been a haven: For the lost. The sick. The injured. But when a hunted woman takes shelter in his arms, this gentle giant swears he’ll do more than heal her battered spirit―he’ll defend her with his life. K9 Officer Otto Gunnersen always had a soft spot for anyone in need. As Monroe’s very own Dr. Doolittle, he dedicates himself to rehabilitating the injured souls that cross his path―but for all his big heart, he’s never been in love. Until he meets Sarah Clifton’s haunted eyes. Until he realizes he’ll do anything to save her. All Sarah wants is to escape a life caught between ambitious crime families, but there’s no outrunning her past. Her power-mad brother would hunt her to the ends of the earth…but he’d never expect Sarah to fight back. With… Keep Reading »

31 Jan '18

Review : Silver Silence – Nalini Singh (3.5 Stars)

Review : Silver Silence – Nalini Singh (3.5 Stars)

Silver Silence by Nalini Singh Series: Psy-Changeling Trinity #1 Published by Penguin on 2017-06-13 Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, General, Paranormal, Romance, Science Fiction Pages: 464 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • New York Times bestselling author Nalini Singh returns to her extraordinary Psy-Changeling world with a story of wild passion and darkest betrayal… Control. Precision. Family. These are the principles that drive Silver Mercant. At a time when the fledgling Trinity Accord seeks to unite a divided world, with Silver playing a crucial role as director of a worldwide emergency response network, wildness and chaos are the last things she needs in her life. But that’s exactly what Valentin Nikolaev, alpha of the StoneWater bears, brings with him. Valentin has never met a more fascinating woman. Though Silver is ruled by Silence—her mind clear of all emotion—Valentin senses a whisper of fire around her. That’s what keeps him climbing apartment buildings to be near her. But when a shadow assassin almost succeeds in poisoning Silver, the stakes become deadly… Keep Reading »

25 Jan '18

A Review : About That Kiss by Jill Shalvis (4 Stars)

A Review : About That Kiss by Jill Shalvis (4 Stars)

About That Kiss by Jill Shalvis Series: Heartbreak bay #5 Published by HarperCollins on 2018-01-23 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Romantic Comedy Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • When love drives you crazy . . . When sexy Joe Malone never calls after their explosive kiss, Kylie shoves him out of her mind. Until she needs a favor, and it’s a doozy. Something precious to her has been stolen and there’s only one person with unique finder-and-fixer skills that can help—Joe. It means swallowing her pride and somehow trying to avoid the temptation to throttle him—or seduce him. the best thing to do . . . No, Joe didn’t call after the kiss. He’s the fun time guy, not the forever guy. And Kylie, after all she’s been through, deserves a good man who will stay. But everything about Kylie makes it damned hard to focus, and though his brain knows what he has to do, his heart isn’t getting the memo. … is enjoy the ride. As Kylie… Keep Reading »

17 Jan '18

Review – Blood of the Earth by Faith Hunter (4 Stars)

Review – Blood of the Earth by Faith Hunter (4 Stars)

Blood of the Earth by Faith Hunter Series: Soulwood #1 Published by Penguin on 2016-08-02 Genres: UF, Urban Pages: 352 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • In this series set in the same world as the Jane Yellowrock novels, New York Times bestselling author Faith Hunter introduces Nell Ingram, who wields powers as old as the earth. When Nell Ingram met skinwalker Jane Yellowrock, she was almost alone in the world, exiled by both choice and fear from the cult she was raised in, defending herself with the magic she drew from her deep connection to the forest that surrounds her. Now, Jane has referred Nell to PsyLED, a Homeland Security agency policing paranormals, and agent Rick LaFleur has shown up at Nell’s doorstep. His appearance forces her out of her isolated life into an investigation that leads to the vampire Blood Master of Nashville. Nell has a team—and a mission. But to find the Master’s kidnapped vassal, Nell and the PsyLED team will be forced to go… Keep Reading »

20 Sep '17

Review Post : The Unyielding by Shelly Laurenston

Review Post : The Unyielding by Shelly Laurenston

The Unyielding by Shelly Laurenston Series: Call of the Crow #3 Published by Kensington on 2017-03-28 Genres: Paranormal Romance Pages: 400 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Stieg Engstrom, Angriest Viking Ever, has got big problems. The human Viking Clans of earth are in danger of being obliterated—along with the rest of the world—and the only one who may be able to save them is a super pain-in-the-ass Crow. Most people annoy Stieg, but this is the one woman he really can’t stand… Erin Amsel loves being a Crow! Why wouldn’t she when the other Viking Clans are so hilariously arrogant and humorless? She’s not about to let all that come to an end! She just didn’t expect to be shoulder to shoulder in battle with Stieg. Then again, he’s so easy to torment—and also kind of cute. With the future of the world riding on them, Stieg knows he’ll have to put aside his desperate need to kiss the smirk right off Erin’s face. Wait. What? He didn’t mean that—did… Keep Reading »