While it’s not my favorite book from the author, Lucas is close to my heart. I find young love pure and touching and this book in my opinion manifested that. Some may feel this is too angst ridden and I have a few reservations about it too, hence the four stars, but I still think […]

Title: The Thing About Love Author: Julie James Series: N/A Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: April 18th 2017 by Berkley Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ SYNOPSIS: FBI agents Jessica Harlow and John Shepherd have a past. The former lawyer and cocky Army ranger clashed during their training at Quantico, gladly going their separate ways after graduating from […]

Title: Shadow Lover Author: Anne Stuart Series: N/A Genre: Romantic Suspense Published: March 1st 1999 by Onyx Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ SYNOPSIS: woman holds vigil over her wealthy, dying step-mother. Tensions — already high with greedy relatives appearing to claim their inheritances — are further strained by the appearance of the dying woman’s long-lost son, […]

Title: Walk of Shame Author: Lauren Layne Series: Love Unexpectedly #4 Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: April 18th 2017 by Loveswept Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ SYNOPSIS: Pampered heiress Georgianna Watkins has a party-girl image to maintain, but all the shopping and clubbing is starting to feel a little bit hollow—and a whole lot lonely. Though Georgie […]

Title: After We Fall Author: Melanie Harlow Series: N/A * (See note below) Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: November 28th 2016 Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “Second chances are not given to make things right, but are given to prove that we could be even better after we fall. Unknown” SYNOPSIS: Jack Valentini isn’t my type. Sexy, […]

I feel like this is the perfect read for Spring–it’s light, flirty and sweet–much like the playful but warm weather Spring is all about. Hope you have fun as much as I had reading this sixth installment from Shalvis’ popular Lucky Harbor series! Forever and a Day by Jill Shalvis Genre: Contemporary Romance “Because if […]

Title: If You Were Mine Author: Melanie Harlow Series: N/A * (See note below) Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: February 28th 2017 Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ “I’ve made a thousand mistakes in my life, and I might make a thousand more, but walking away from you won’t be one of them. I don’t deserve you, but […]

Title: Anything You Can Do Author: R. S. Grey Series: N/A Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: February 2nd 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ SYNOPSIS: Lucas Thatcher has always been my enemy. It’s been a decade since I’ve seen him, but our years on opposite coasts were less of a lasting peace and more of a temporary […]

Title: Encore Author: Tara Kelly Series: Amplified #2 Genre: Young Adult Published: November 28th 2016 by Entangled Publishing Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ SYNOPSIS: I lied my way into a band, humiliated them on stage, and got my heart broken by the bassist. Now…we’re on tour together. Of course my dad, who I haven’t seen since […]

I like my books with strong female leads and Kiss of Snow delivered it perfectly. Sienna is one of the strongest female heroines I’ve read about and obviously, one of my favorites. This recommendation is a salute to all amazing women out there. Just as what Lifetime’s Women’s Month station ID says, welcome to Fempire! […]

Title: Beard Science Author: Penny Reid Series: Winston Brothers #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: October 11th 2016 by Cipher-Naught Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ “Stay away from the normals, the small-minded people who fill their brains with small-minded pursuits, who blend in and keep up with the Joneses. Those people will tear you down and make […]

Series Title: Legend Author: Marie Lu Status: Completed Number of Books: 3 Genre: Young Adult Dystopia Series (Average) Rating: 4.33/5 stars ★★★★ LEGEND is a young adult dystopian series set in a future America divided into two countries: the Republic and the Colonies. The story stars two teens–both ‘legends’ in their own rights–named June and […]

I have read a lot of romance novels that I deemed “epic” and I have also featured them on the blog. However, there is one I haven’t yet and I can’t really recall why I haven’t gushed all over this one. This novel left a deep impact on me. I did a re-read recently, something […]

Title: Sincerely, Carter Author: Whitney G. Series: Sincerely, Carter #1 (other book is only a companion novel) Genre: New Adult Published: April 30th 2015 Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “Some people come into your life for a reason, some a season, and some a lifetime.” SYNOPSIS: Just friends. We’re just friends. No, really. She’s just my […]

Title: Lucas Author: Jay McLean Series: Preston Brothers Genre: New Adult Published: November 1st 2016 Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “I think, ultimately, that’s what true love is, you know? To want to be someone’s hero when they’re faced with villains. To want to be to be the one that saves them. To be their Wonderwall.” […]