Posts Tagged ‘September 2011’
Veena’s Duckies Do Series review of Fifty Shades Trilogy by E.L. James Erotic Romance ebooks published by Vintage May 11 – Jan 12 E.L. James has consistently held the 1, 2, and 3 spots on the bestseller list for 122 days and counting with her controversial Fifty Shades Trilogy. I had hesitated to pick up [...]
Dinca’s Duckies Do Series review of The Kelley Legacy by Ferrarella, Cornelison, Barrett, Cassidy, Kennedy & Dees Romantic Suspense published by Harlequin Romantic Suspense The Kelley Legacy Series has a really good story arc with authors I have enjoyed in the past. But the series has the feel of having been rushed to print and [...]
Dinca’s review of Bachelor Dad by Roxann Delaney Contemporary Romance published by Harlequin American Romance 6 Sep 11 Pick this one for an afternoon read. But don’t plan on taking a nap until it is finished. Then you can have happily-ever-after dreams. It is definitely worth your time.
Veena’s Duckies Do Series review of Bella Terra Deception Series by Christina Dodd Contemporary Romance published by Signet Select Aug 11 – Apr 12 Set against the backdrop of California’s beautiful Wine Country, Christina Dodd paints a superb portrayal of life in a small town where news and gossip fly at the speed of light [...]
LynneC’s review of An Inconvenient Obsession by Natasha Tate Contemporary Romance published by Harlequin Presents 20 Sep 11 This is definitely a guilty pleasure book. I shouldn’t like it, as it contains many elements I’m not fond of, but it was downright fun to read.
C2′s Duckies Do Series Review of Turner Brothers Series by Courtney Milan Historical Romance Published by HQN In her Turner series, Courtney Milan tells the stories of three brothers (with very unusual first names) whose lives are shaped by their troubled mother. How each brother is affected and how each chooses to live his life [...]
Wendy the Super Librarian‘s review of Craving the Highlander’s Touch by Michelle Willingham Historical romance short story ebook published by Harlequin Historical Undone 01 Sep 11 As the Undone line has evolved, many authors have chosen to utilize the shorter format as a “teaser” for their full-length Harlequin Historical books. Like all things concerning series [...]
Wendy the Super Librarian‘s review of Another Chance by Portia Da Costa Erotic Romance short story ebook published by Spice Briefs 01 Sep 11 There is a definite skill in writing short, and some authors just seem to be born with it. Portia Da Costa is one of these writers. Yes, I’m reading a short [...]
Sandy M’s review of Kissing Comfort by Jo Goodman Historical Romance published by Berkley 6 Sep 11 This is only my second book by Jo Goodman. After reading my first, Never Love a Lawman, and loving it so much, as I always do, I vowed to read more of her. Unfortunately, life never works the [...]
Wendy the Super Librarian‘s review of Snowflakes and Stetsons by Jillian Hart, Carol Finch & Cheryl St. John Historical Western Romance anthology published by Harlequin Historical 20 Sep 11 There are certain universal truths when it comes to my romance reading: 1) I love category romance 2) I love westerns 3) I love Christmas-themed stories [...]
C2’s review of Serendipity (Serendipity Series, Book 1) by Carly Phillips Contemporary Romance published by Berkley 6 Sep 11 I seem to be on a good run with contemporaries lately. Carly Phillips is an author I hadn’t read in ages – too many books, too little time – until Serendipity turned up in my mailbox. [...]
Laura C’s review of Deadly Little Lies by Jeanne Adams Romantic Suspense published by Zebra 01 Sep 11 Billionaire Davros Gianakopulos has lusted after Carrie McCray for years, but with his own murky past and her unfortunate one, he’s kept his distance. Finally he makes his move…just as a vengeful enemy from his past makes [...]
LynneC’s review of Tempted by His Target by Jill Sorenson Romantic Suspense published by Harlequin 20 Sep 11 This book hits the spot in many ways. It’s a straightforward road book with a chase thrown in. The characters are interesting and appealing, and they don’t do anything stupid enough to make you want to throw [...]
LynneC’s review of Bad Boys Do (Donovan Brothers Brewery, Book 2) by Victoria Dahl Contemporary Romance published by HQN 27 Sep 11 While I didn’t enjoy this one quite as much as the first in the series, I still had a good time with this book. Another well researched book with lively characters and a [...]
LynneC’s review of An After-Hours Affair by Barbara Dunlop Contemporary Romance published by Harlequin Desire 6 Sep 11 This is a makeover book about a woman who has been in love with her boss for years, but he’s never noticed her. Until her best friend gives her a makeover. There is an intrinsic problem with [...]