4.5 Stars · Contemporary

Riot by Tillie Cole

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (152/Inessa): 21yrs old Hero (901/Ilya): 24yrs old Plot: 4/5 Grovel: none needed Cheating: none – virgin hero HEA: brilliant ending to this series! Triggers: rape, abuse Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “At peace.” Worst Line: none Personal Review: An amazing ending to this dark romance series. Loved the loyalty… Continue reading Riot by Tillie Cole

4.5 Stars · Contemporary

If You Were Mine by Melanie Harlow

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Claire): 5/5 Hero (Theo): 5/5 Plot: 4/5 Grovel: yes Cheating: none HEA: yes but would have preferred an epilogue set a few years later to prove that he overcame his fears Triggers: none Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “What could go wrong?” Worst Line: “It was better this way.”… Continue reading If You Were Mine by Melanie Harlow

4.5 Stars · Contemporary

A Million Different Ways (Horn Duet #1) by P. Dangelico

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Vera): 29yrs old Hero (Sebastian): 33yrs old Plot: 4/5 Grovel: good – hero redeemed himself brilliantly Cheating: yes – H deliberately kisses another woman to get the h to admit her feelings for him HEA: cliffhanger Triggers: h watches H have sex with another woman – this occurs before… Continue reading A Million Different Ways (Horn Duet #1) by P. Dangelico

4.5 Stars · Paranormal

It’s You (It’s You #2) by Katy Regnery

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Darcy): 35yrs old Hero (Jack): 37yrs old Plot: 4/5 Grovel: hero is amazing Cheating: none HEA: yes but would have loved to see some kids Triggers: none Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “You’re still you” Worst Line: “You’ve destroyed my life” Personal Review: A great epilogue to the cliffhanger… Continue reading It’s You (It’s You #2) by Katy Regnery

4.5 Stars · Paranormal

It’s You (It’s You #1) by Katy Regnery

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Darcy): 35yrs old Hero (Jack): 37yrs old Plot: 4/5 Grovel: good Cheating: none HEA: cliffhanger Triggers: none Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “for what is bound cannot be broken” Worst Line: “We’re complicated”– this is just a cop-out Personal Review: A great romance with an actual hero who displays… Continue reading It’s You (It’s You #1) by Katy Regnery

4.5 Stars · Contemporary

Hail Mary by Nicola Rendell

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Heroine (Mary): 30yrs old Hero (Jimmy): 34yrs old Plot: 5/5 Grovel: good Cheating: none HEA: yes but would have a preferred an epilogue set further in the future Triggers: past domestic abuse Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “Stick a motherfucking fork in me. I’m done.” – Hero’s thoughts when he… Continue reading Hail Mary by Nicola Rendell

4.5 Stars · Contemporary

Worth It by S.M. Shade and C.M. Owens

Beware of Spoilers! Star Ratings: Couple: Henley (26yrs old) and Davis (28yrs old) Couple: Kasha and Roman Plot: 4/5 Grovel: none Cheating: none HEA: yes but no babies Triggers: drug use Average score: 4.5/5 Best Line: “I don’t understand rich people.” Worst Line: none! Personal Review: A great rom-com of two separate couples and best… Continue reading Worth It by S.M. Shade and C.M. Owens