3.5 Star · Contemporary · Suspense

Take Me Back by Meghan March

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Kat): 4/5 Hero (Dane): 4/5 Plot: 3/5 Grovel: none Cheating: none HEA: yes but no babies Triggers: attempted rape (not by H) Average score: 3.5/5  Best Line: “I’m no hero, but there’s nothing I wouldn’t do for you.” Worst Line: none Personal Review: A surprising romance between a married… Continue reading Take Me Back by Meghan March

3.5 Star · Paranormal

Heart of Stone by Cynthia Eden

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Sabrina): 3/5 Hero (Adam): 4/5 Plot: 4/5 Grovel: none Cheating: none HEA: HFN Triggers: none Average score: 3.5/5 Best Line: “I think I’m looking at more.” Worst Line: “She kissed him with skill, with sensuality. After all, Sabrina knew how to kiss.” Personal Review: Another good romance in this… Continue reading Heart of Stone by Cynthia Eden

3.5 Star · Contemporary

Somebody Like You by Donna Alward

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Laurel): 28yrs old Hero (Aiden): 28yrs old Plot: 3/5 Grovel: none Cheating: none HEA: yes but no babies Triggers: none Average score: 3.5/5 Best Line: “It’s starting to become a personal mission to win you over. To atone for past sins.” Worst Line: “Really? You’re really going to bring… Continue reading Somebody Like You by Donna Alward

3.5 Star · Contemporary

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

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Bryan): 24yrs old Hero (Eilish): 30yrs old Plot: 3/5 Grovel: none Cheating: none HEA: yes but a ‘several weeks later’ epilogue is not good enough Triggers: none Average score: 3.5/5 Best Line: “I got a new plant, and it’s been alive for a month.” Worst Line: “I may have… Continue reading The Cad and the Co-Ed by L.H. Cosway and Penny Reid

3.5 Star · Contemporary

Mack Daddy by Penelope Ward

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Francesca): 28yrs old Hero (Mack): early 30s? Plot: 3/5 Grovel: none Cheating: h is in a serious relationship with OM HEA: yes with baby Triggers: both have partners at different points in their lives Average score: 3.5/5 Best Line: “Sometimes, the more difficult road leads to the greatest destination.”… Continue reading Mack Daddy by Penelope Ward

3.5 Star · Contemporary

Whiskey Blues by Bijou Hunter

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Ruby): 26yrs old Hero (Bonn): 26yrs old Plot: 3/5 Grovel: felt genuine Cheating: yes – H slept with another woman whilst h was pregnant HEA: great epilogue with kids Triggers: none Average score: 3.5/5 Best Line: “She wants me to shut up, but I’ve spent years missing her. Once… Continue reading Whiskey Blues by Bijou Hunter

3.5 Star · Contemporary

Drowning by Marni Mann and Gia Riley

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Andi): 3/5 Hero (Clay): 3/5 Plot: 3/5 Grovel: none Cheating: none HEA: yes Triggers: abuse, domestic violence, descriptive sex with other woman, rape Average score: 3.5/5 Best Line: “I’ve got you, Andi. I’m not letting go.” Worst Line: “I’ll never get to clear my name.” Personal Review: This was… Continue reading Drowning by Marni Mann and Gia Riley