Tag: romance

Review: A Promise of Fire by Amanda Bouchet

Review: A Promise of Fire by Amanda Bouchet

Book: A Promise of Fire Author: Amanda Bouchet The Lovers: Griffin (Beta Sinta) & Cat (Catalia Fisa) Tropes: Stubborn lovers, forced proximity, Greek Mythology, Alpha Hero, Alpha Heroine, Scared of emotions, What even are emotions, Hotness: Not safe for mom  Rating: 5 bars of lemon soap A Promise of Fire is the first book in Amanda Bouchet’s …

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Review: Chasing Christmas Eve by Jill Shalvis

Review: Chasing Christmas Eve by Jill Shalvis

Book: Chasing Christmas Eve Author: Jill Shalvis The Lovers: Colbie Albright & Spencer Baldwin Tropes: Christmas Romance, Commitment Issues, Fling, Romance, Running away from responsibilities, Hotness: Mildly Safe for Mom Rating: 4 packages of post-it notes The Book What is it about Christmas that is so magical? More than any other season, I feel like …

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Review: A Christmas Promise by Mary Balogh

Review: A Christmas Promise by Mary Balogh

Book: A Christmas Promise Author: Mary Balogh The Lovers: Randolph Pierce, Earl of Falloden & Eleanor Transome Tropes: Arranged marriage, class difference, loathing to loving, Christmas romance, family shenanigans. Slow burn Hotness: Mostly Safe For Mom Rating: 3 boughs of mistletoe Randolph Pierce, Earl of Falloden has recently inherited his title, as well as a …

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Review: Spotless by Camilla Monk

Review: Spotless by Camilla Monk

Book: Spotless (Spotless series, book 1) Author: Camilla Monk The Lovers: Island Chaptal & March (last name redacted) Tropes: Nerd in love, Hitman, kidnapping, espionage, uncovering family secrets, crazy adventure, socially awkward heroine, OCD hero Hotness: Mostly Safe For Mom Rating: 4.5 Ostriches If a handsome, gentleman professional killer with OCD broke into your home …

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Review: Kissing Tolstoy by Penny Reid

Review: Kissing Tolstoy by Penny Reid

Book: Kissing Tolstoy Author: Penny Reid The Lovers: Anna I. Harris & Luca Kroft Tropes: Student/Professor, Age difference, pining, Contemporary Hotness: Mildly Safe For Mom Rating: 4 bottles of vodka If you’re at all familiar with Penny Reid and her newsletters, you’d have been privy to the knowledge that each month, she’s been publishing a …

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Review: Enchanted by Daisy Prescott

Review: Enchanted by Daisy Prescott

Book: Enchanted: Book 3, Bewitched series Author: Daisy Prescott The Lovers: Madison Bradbury & Andrew Wildes Tropes: New Adult Romance, Contemporary Romance, Witches, Magic, Curses Hotness: Safe For Mom Rating: 5 Chocolate Chip Cookies Thoughts It’s winter break, and we’re back with our motley crew of characters. Tests have been taken, finals are over, and …

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Review: Firelight by Kristen Callihan

Review: Firelight by Kristen Callihan

Book: Firelight: Darkest London #1 Author: Kristen Callihan The Lovers: Miranda Ellis Archer & Lord Benjamin Archer Tropes: Paranormal, Historical, Murder Mystery, Beauty and the Beast, Magic Powers, Strong Female, Woman kicks ass, marriage of convenience Rating: 3.5 enchanted roses Synopsis London, 1881 Once the flames are ignited . . .Miranda Ellis is a woman …

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Review: Wild For You by Daisy Prescott

Review: Wild For You by Daisy Prescott

Book: Wild For You: Love With Altitude book 3 Author: Daisy Prescott The Lovers: Zoe Saragossa & Justin “Buzz” Garrison Tropes: Cowboys, New Adult Romance, Contemporary Romance Rating: 4 shiny silver belt buckles The Synopsis: Cowboy fantasies. Oh boy, do I have them. I blame the shiny belt buckles and those chaps. After getting dumbed …

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Review: Beard In Mind by Penny Reid

Review: Beard In Mind by Penny Reid

Book: Beard In Mind: The Winston Brothers #4 Author: Penny Reid The Players: Beau Winston & Shelly Sullivan Tropes On Tropes On Tropes: Enemies To Lovers, Opposites Attract, Fish Out Of Water Rating: All the rainbows and unicorns and stars ever! First and foremost, I need to start off with saying: I love Penny Reid. …

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Review: Wait For It by Mariana Zapata

Review: Wait For It by Mariana Zapata

Book: Wait For It Author: Mariana Zapata The Players: Diana Casillas & Dallas Walker Tropes On Tropes On Tropes: Single-mom, slow burn romance, age difference, contemporary Rating: 4 love letters Mariana Zapata’s Wait For It is by far the best example of the single mom trope I have read. Wait For It is the story of …

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