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BOOK REVIEW: A Husband’s Regret by Natasha Anders

Title: A Husband’s Regret Author: Natasha Anders Series: Unwanted #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: April 29th 2014 by Montlake Romance Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ SYNOPSIS: Tall and thin, twenty-eight-year-old Bronwyn Palmer has become positively gaunt, a ghost of her former self. That self was?and still is?the wife of a rich, handsome executive with an ocean-view […]

BOOK REVIEW: The Thing About Love by Julie James

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 […]

BOOK REVIEW: Walk of Shame by Lauren Layne

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 […]

BOOK REVIEW: If You Were Mine by Melanie Harlow

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 […]

BOOK REVIEW: Beard Science by Penny Reid

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 […]

BOOK REVIEW: The Replacement Crush by Lisa Brown Roberts

Title: The Replacement Crush Author: Lisa Brown Roberts Series: N/A Genre: Young Adult Published: September 6th 2016 by Entangled: Teen Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ “True love can’t be strategized.” SYNOPSIS: After book blogger Vivian Galdi’s longtime crush pretends their secret summer kissing sessions never happened, Vivian creates a list of safe crushes, determined to protect […]

BOOK REVIEW: The One Real Thing by Samantha Young

Title: The One Real Thing Author: Samantha Young Series: Hart’s Boardwalk #1 (Books are stand-alone) Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: September 6th 2016 by Berkley Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ “It’s never too late to change the road that you’re on.” SYNOPSIS: Welcome to Hartwell, a quiet seaside escape where uncovering old secrets could lead one woman […]

BOOK REVIEW: The Matchmaker’s Playbook by Rachel Van Dyken

Title: The Matchmaker’s Playbook Author: Rachel Van Dyken Series: Wingmen Inc. #1 (Books are stand-alone) Genre: New Adult Published: April 5th 2016 by Skyscape Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ “We save women from themselves. And more importantly, we help them get the men of their dreams. If that’s so wrong, I don’t wanna be right.” SYNOPSIS: […]

BOOK REVIEW: Roman Crazy by Alice Clayton and Nina Bocci

Title: Roman Crazy Author: Alice Clayton and Nina Bocci Series: The Broads Abroad #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: September 13th 2016 Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ “It wasn’t love or lust, but something we both recognized as a possibility of something. It was so pure, so uninhibited … We just threw ourselves into it. These moments […]

BOOK REVIEW: Idol by Kristen Callihan

Title: Idol Author: Kristen Callihan Series: VIP #1 (Books are stand-alone) Genre: New Adult Published: June 7th 2016 Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ “A person can get…stuck, for lack a better word, in a life. It’s surprisingly easy, really. Hours bleed into days; days fade into months. Before you know it, years have passed, and you’re […]

BOOK REVIEW: Hidden Away by Maya Banks

Title: Hidden Away Author: Maya Banks Series: KGI #3 (Books are stand-alone) Genre: Romantic Suspense Published: March 1st 2011 by Berkley Sensation Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ “Love was a gift, but it was up to the recipient to accept and cherish or to reject the offering. All she could do was give unreservedly. ”   […]

BOOK REVIEW: Torched by Andrea Colt

Title: Torched Author: Andrea Colt Series: N/A Genre: Young Adult Published: September 8th 2012 Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ “I’d thought the key to life was being perfect–perfect car, perfect boyfriend, perfect hair and clothes and grades. Then I’d lost most of that list, and you know what? I was still me. Maybe I wasn’t perfect, […]

BOOK REVIEW: One of the Guys by Lisa Aldin

Title: One of the Guys Author: Lisa Aldin Series: N/A Genre: Young Adult Published: February 10th 2015 by Spencer Hill Press Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ ❁❁❁ SYNOPSIS: Tomboy to the core, Toni Valentine understands guys. She’ll take horror movies, monster hunts and burping contests over manicures. So Toni is horrified when she’s sent to the […]

BOOK REVIEW: Kiss Me by Susan Mallery

Title: Kiss Me Author: Susan Mallery Series: Fool’s Gold #17 (Stand-alone novel) Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: June 30th 2015 by HQN Books Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★ SYNOPSIS: New York Times bestselling author Susan Mallery creates the small-town destination for romance in charming Fool’s Gold, California—where a loner cowboy finds the one woman who can capture […]

BOOK REVIEW: The Fill-in Boyfriend by Kasie West

Title: The Fill-in Boyfriend Author: Kasie West Series: N/A Genre: Young Adult Published: May 5th 2015 by HarperTeen Rating: 3/5 stars ★★★   “We rarely find a depth by looking inside of ourselves for it. Depth is found in what we can learn from the people and things around us. Everyone, everything, has a story, […]