4.5 Stars · Contemporary

Pieces of Summer by C.M. Owens

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Mika): 28yrs old Hero (Chase): 28yrs old Plot: 4/5 Grovel: kind of Cheating: none HEA: yes Triggers: H has a girlfriend when h returns to town, self-harm Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “You were always my light too” Worst Line: “Summer was intense. I’m the one who ended it,… Continue reading Pieces of Summer by C.M. Owens

4.5 Stars · Contemporary

Summer Nights by J.M. Sevilla

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Hannah): 18yrs old Hero (Daniel): 21yrs old Plot: 4/5 Grovel: none Cheating: see triggers HEA: perfect!! Triggers: h witnesses H with other women (before they get together), h’s father sets her up with a ‘courter’ Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “I choose Dan, because what kind of life would… Continue reading Summer Nights by J.M. Sevilla

4.5 Stars · Contemporary

Three Blind Dates by Meghan Quinn

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Noely): 27yrs old Hero (It’s a surprise!): 31yrs old Plot: 4.5/5 Grovel: I was expecting more grovel action Cheating: none HEA: I hate effing ‘two weeks later’ epilogues Triggers: none Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “The best wooers, woo with action.” Worst Line: “Jack’s feet are a far cry… Continue reading Three Blind Dates by Meghan Quinn

4.5 Stars · Historical

Ransom (Highlands’ Lairds #2) by Julie Garwood

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Gillian): 5/5 Hero (Brodick): 5/5 Plot: 4/5 Grovel: yes Cheating: none HEA: yes but no babies Triggers: none Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: h to H “If you do not stop glaring at me, I swear I will kick you soundly. Then you will have something to frown about”… Continue reading Ransom (Highlands’ Lairds #2) by Julie Garwood

4.5 Stars · Historical

The Secret (Highlands’ Lairds #1) by Julie Garwood

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Judith): 19yrs old Hero (Iain): late 20s/early 30s? Plot: 4/5 Grovel: none Cheating: none HEA: yes but no babies Triggers: none Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “I’m keeping you.” Worst Line: “I’m not angry with you. You place too much importance upon yourself if you believe I would feel… Continue reading The Secret (Highlands’ Lairds #1) by Julie Garwood

4.5 Stars · Contemporary

Trixsters Anonymous by Ahren Sanders

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Emerson): 27yrs old Hero (Walker): 30yrs old Plot: 4/5 Grovel: none Cheating: none HEA: Yes with a baby! Triggers: none Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “When I want something, I feel it to my soul. That’s how I felt the first time I saw you.” Worst Line: “Vagina vigilantes”… Continue reading Trixsters Anonymous by Ahren Sanders

4.5 Stars · Contemporary

Beautiful Mistake by Vi Keeland

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Rachel): 25yrs old Hero (Caine): 32yrs old Plot: 4/5 Grovel: good Cheating: none HEA: yes but no babies yet Triggers: childhood abuse (not of H or h) Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “Pretending it didn’t happen was like trying to eat only one Pringle out of a full can.”… Continue reading Beautiful Mistake by Vi Keeland