“The Angels’ Share” (#2 The Bourbon Kings) by J.R. Ward ★★★

Disappointing continuation of the saga surrounding the wealthy Baldwine family and their bourbon dynasty.  Other than a couple tearjerker moments, this was a drawn out bit of not much.  The various family members are starting to show some pluck and even some of their humanity as they face the imminent demise of their reputation and … Continue reading “The Angels’ Share” (#2 The Bourbon Kings) by J.R. Ward ★★★

“The Bourbon Kings” (#1 The Bourbon Kings) by J.R. Ward ★★★★

  First in the series about the Baldwine family dynasty, multi-generational bourbon makers in Charlemont, Kentucky. This was like reading the script of a nighttime soap opera from the early 80s. Because it centered around the time of year of horse derbies, there were a lot of men in fancy suits and women in long … Continue reading “The Bourbon Kings” (#1 The Bourbon Kings) by J.R. Ward ★★★★