“Wanted: A Monster Billionaire Romance” by Jani Kay & Normandie Alleman ★★1/2

Audio narration by Jessica Almasy & Jeremy York Foster Cruise has just served five years in prison for his (unintentional) involvement in a Ponzi scheme. It was a highly publicized case and he is reviled all over the East Coast. He is determined to now make a positive difference in the world and has relocated … Continue reading “Wanted: A Monster Billionaire Romance” by Jani Kay & Normandie Alleman ★★1/2

“Blackthorne’s Bride” by Joan Johnston, #4 Mail Order Brides ★★★

I received an advanced digital copy of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Setting:  American Midwest & England, c. 1870s I've read many of Joan Johnston's novels, most of which I think are really enjoyable. This particular book is connected to her 35 "Bitter Creek" novels which include several different series. … Continue reading “Blackthorne’s Bride” by Joan Johnston, #4 Mail Order Brides ★★★

“Some Kind of Hero” by Suzanne Brockmann ★★★★1/2, Troubleshooters series #17

[I received an advanced digital copy of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.] The Troubleshooters series and its author have been at the top of my list of romantic suspense favorites since I was first introduced to them in 2013. Thanks to my being so behind the times (the first in … Continue reading “Some Kind of Hero” by Suzanne Brockmann ★★★★1/2, Troubleshooters series #17

“American Gods” by Neil Gaiman ★★★★1/2

American Gods by Neil Gaiman Random House Audio 10-year Anniversary Edition Author's Preferred Text with Full Cast Narration (Excellent!!) I've got to say that I really loved this book. So much so that as soon as I finished, I started it up again. I read it twice this month! The first time through gave me the whole … Continue reading “American Gods” by Neil Gaiman ★★★★1/2

“The Art of Keeping Secrets” by Rachael Johns ★★★1/2

[I received a digital copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.] The Art of Keeping Secrets centers around a group of three middle-aged women:  Neve, Emma, and Flick. The trio have been best friends since their sons started high school together and they discovered a common bond. Neve has always … Continue reading “The Art of Keeping Secrets” by Rachael Johns ★★★1/2

“My Fair Lover” by Nicole Jordan, #5 Legendary Lovers ★★★★ [Expected Release Date: 8-29-17]

[I received a digital copy of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.] Setting:  London, May 1817 This is the fifth installment of the "Legendary Lovers" series, but the first I've read of any of these titles. The series name refers to a matchmaking theory the heroine of this story, Lady Katherine … Continue reading “My Fair Lover” by Nicole Jordan, #5 Legendary Lovers ★★★★ [Expected Release Date: 8-29-17]

“Christmas in London” by Anita Hughes ★★★ [Expected Release Date: 10-3-17]

[I was given an advanced digital copy of this book by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.] Louisa Graham puts in long hours at a NYC bakery, saving money in order to open her own restaurant. She gets an incredible opportunity to travel to London for a few days and work with some celebrity … Continue reading “Christmas in London” by Anita Hughes ★★★ [Expected Release Date: 10-3-17]

“Hanna Who Fell From the Sky” by Christopher Meades ★★★★ [Expected Release Date: 9-26-17]

[I received an advanced digital copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.] Hanna is an innocent girl on the cusp of her 18th birthday, unaware of her own beauty and confused by the lascivious looks and hateful glares she receives from the men and women in her small community. Although … Continue reading “Hanna Who Fell From the Sky” by Christopher Meades ★★★★ [Expected Release Date: 9-26-17]

“Riptide” by Margaret Carroll ★★★★

This is a perfect example of do not judge a book by its cover. I was expecting this to be a typical romantic suspense novel but it was really so much more. Excellent mystery and nebulous ending which you will either love or hate. Christina Cardiff has been unhappily married for 16 years to her … Continue reading “Riptide” by Margaret Carroll ★★★★

“The Madman’s Daughter” by Megan Shepherd ★★★★

The Madman's Daughter by Megan Shepherd #1 The Madman's Daughter Trilogy Audio narrated by Lucy Raynor 4* setting: 1895, London & an unnamed tropical island somewhere off the coast of Australia My, oh my, oh my. (Picture me rubbing my hands together in glee.) I just happened across this novel while searching for the word … Continue reading “The Madman’s Daughter” by Megan Shepherd ★★★★