Category Contemporary

BOOK REVIEW: Kulti by Mariana Zapata

Title: Kulti Author: Mariana Zapata Series: N/A Genre: Contemporary Sports Romance Published: March 20th 2015 Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “Destiny is a ladder, a series of steps that takes you where you’re supposed to go.” SYNOPSIS: “Trust me, I’ve wanted to punch you in the face a time or five.” When the man you worshipped […]

BOOK REVIEW: The Wall of Winnipeg and Me by Mariana Zapata

Title: The Wall of Winnipeg and Me Author: Mariana Zapata Series: N/A Genre: Contemporary Sports Romance Published: February 28th 2016 Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “What no one tells you is that the road to accomplishing your goals isn’t a straight line; it looks more like a corn maze. You stopped, you went, you backed up, […]

BOOK REVIEW: Appealed by Emma Chase

Title: Appealed Author: Emma Chase Series: The Legal Briefs #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: January 19th 2016 by Gallery Books Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “It’s scary, I know. Giving someone that kind of power over you – accepting that your happiness will forever hinge on theirs. But it’s worth it.” SYNOPSIS: When Brent Mason looks […]

BOOK REVIEW: Beard in Mind by Penny Reid

Title: Beard in Mind Author: Penny Reid Series: Winston Brothers #4 Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: August 1st 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “You’ve seen me at my worst and you love me anyway. Give me the same chance. Show me who you are, and trust me to stay even if there are dark parts. But […]

BOOK REVIEW: A Ruthless Proposition by Natasha Anders

Title: A Ruthless Proposition Author: Natasha Anders Series: N/A Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: January 26th 2016 by Montlake Romance Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ SYNOPSIS: All that glitters may lead right to his heart… The last thing Cleopatra Knight expects on her business trip to Tokyo is to fall into bed with her arrogant, irresistibly hot […]

BOOK REVIEW: Royally Matched by Emma Chase

Title: Royally Matched Author: Emma Chase Series: Royally #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: February 21st 2017 by Emma Chase, LLC Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “I want to change the world with you at my side, holding your hand. I love you and whatever happens, I promise there won’t be a day that I don’t love […]

BOOK REVIEW: Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas

Title: Sugar Daddy Author: Lisa Kleypas Series: The Travises #1 (Books are stand-alone) Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: March 6th 2007 by St. Martin’s Press Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “Sometimes life has a cruel sense of humor, giving you the thing you always wanted at the worst time possible.”   SYNOPSIS: SHE’S FROM THE WRONG SIDE […]

BOOK REVIEW: Blue-Eyed Devil by Lisa Kleypas

Title: Blue-Eyed Devil Author: Lisa Kleypas Series: The Travises #2  (Books are stand-alone) Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: March 25th 2008 by St. Martin’s Press Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “I no longer believed in the idea of soul mates, or love at first sight. But I was beginning to believe that a very few times in […]

BOOK REVIEW: The Cad and the Co-Ed by L. H. Cosway and Penny Reid

Title: The Cad and the Co-Ed Author: L. H. Cosway and Penny Reid Series: Rugby #3 Genre: Contemporary Sports Romance Published: February 12th 2017 Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ SYNOPSIS: Keeping a secret this big is going to take lots of balls. Specifically, rugby balls. THE CAD Bryan Leech is a cad. Or, he *was* a cad. […]

BOOK REVIEW: Pucked Off by Helena Hunting

Title: Pucked Off Author: Helena Hunting Series: Pucked #5 Genre: Contemporary Sports Romance Published: February 21st 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “I’m not sure I believe that time heals all wounds. I don’t think it’s as simple as that. Sure, time is a factor in washing away old pain, but it’s what, or who, those […]

BOOK REVIEW: Pucked Up by Helena Hunting

Title: Pucked Up Author: Helena Hunting Series: Pucked #2 Genre: Contemporary Sports Romance Published: October 25th 2015 Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “There are no refunds and no exchanges with love. It comes with flaws and imperfections. It’s raw, unfiltered, and sometimes it isn’t easy. But I’ve found the best things in this life are the […]

BOOK REVIEW: Fisher’s Light by Tara Sivec

Title: Fisher’s Light Author: Tara Sivec Series: N/A Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: March 24th 2015 Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “Loving you meant loving every part of you, the good and the bad, the easy and the hard.” SYNOPSIS: Fisher, I guess this is it, huh? After fourteen years together, starting a life of our own […]

BOOK REVIEW: Pucked by Helena Hunting

Title: Pucked Author: Helena Hunting Series: Pucked #1 Genre: Contemporary Sports Romance Published: May 3rd 2015 by Helena Hunting Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ SYNOPSIS: With a famous NHL player for a step-brother, Violet Hall is well acquainted with the playboy reputation many hockey stars come with. She’s smart enough to steer clear of those hot, […]

BOOK REVIEW: Tender Triumph by Judith McNaught

Title: Tender Truimph Author: Judith McNaught Series: N/A Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: February 15th 1991 by Pocket Books Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “Life can be so good if you let it. But you must trade with life. You give something and you get something, then you give something of yourself again and you receive something […]

BOOK REVIEW: Lost & Found Sisters by Jill Shalvis

Title: Lost & Found Sisters Author: Jill Shalvis Series: Wildstone #1 (stand-alone) Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: June 20th 2017 by William Morrow Paperbacks Rating: 4/5 stars ★★★★ “My mom used to say it’s easy to love someone when they’re at their best, loving them at their worst is the true trick.” SYNOPSIS: They say life […]